William Byron wins second straight Pro Invitational race

William Byron was able to hold off Timmy Hill in a two-lap shootout to go back-to-back and win his second straight Pro Invitational Series race at Richmond Raceway. Bobby Labonte, Landon Cassill, Daniel Suarez and Dale Earnhardt Jr. were able to transfer into the main event through the last-chance-qualifier, setting the 30-car field. In qualifying, Ryan Preece earned pole position […]

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Sim racing gives Lando Norris same buzz as real-life

Lando Norris says the buzz which he gets from sim racing is the same as what he feels when taking part in real-life racing. Esports has surged in popularity in recent months with the Formula 1 season on hold, and Norris has been at the front of it. But while simulator racing can never truly compare to real-life racing, for […]

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Jan Magnussen sees off Jenson Button in Legends race

Jenson Button came out on the losing end of a thrilling battle with Jan Magnussen in the latest The Race All-Star Legends Trophy event. Lime Rock in the Connecticut countryside was the scene for this Legends Trophy round with competitors using the rFactor 2 McLaren M23. 2009 World Champion Jenson Button was on pole for the opening race, but he […]

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Sebastian Vettel: Not many racers can compare to Sir Stirling Moss

Sebastian Vettel believes that even though Sir Stirling Moss didn’t win the World Championship, few can compare to his racing talent. British motor racing legend Moss died at the age of 90 at his home in London last week after battling a long-term illness. He is widely regarded as the greatest driver to have never been Formula 1 World Champion, […]

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Who would have won 10-race championships in F1’s hybrid era?

With no end date to the current coronavirus crisis in sight, a 2020 Formula 1 season with 10 races or fewer is far from unthinkable. How would such a truncated season have impacted previous title races in the hybrid era? Our exercise has yielded some interesting results. As the coronavirus crisis continues to dominate the headlines, predicting when the 2020 […]

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The twists and turns of China’s F1 adventure

Formula 1 was supposed to be holding the fourth round of its 2020 season on Sunday, with the Chinese Grand Prix originally scheduled to take place in Shanghai. However, the race was the first to fall foul to the coronavirus pandemic which has subsequently forced eight further events to be called off too. Some say we don’t appreciate what we’ve got […]

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Christian Horner: Liberty would bail out struggling teams

Red Bull principal Christian Horner believes Formula 1’s owners Liberty Media would bail out any struggling teams to protect the series. The 2020 Formula 1 season is on hold with the first nine rounds called off due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and unsurprisingly this is hurting the teams financially. In the UK Haas, McLaren, Renault, Williams and Racing Point have […]

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Sepang Circuit chief open to Formula 1 return

Recently appointed chief executive officer of the Sepan International Circuit, Azhan Shafriman Hanif, is open to the idea of Formula 1 returning to the venue. The Malaysian Grand Prix first appeared on the Formula 1 calendar back in 1999, with the first race won by Eddie Irvine as he headed a Ferrari one-two in front of Michael Schumacher. The race […]

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'Charles Leclerc and Max Verstappen wouldn't turn down Mercedes'

George Russell says that neither Red Bull’s Max Verstappen or Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc would say no if Mercedes came calling. The driver market for 2021 is slowly showing signs of falling into place, though it is being complicated somewhat by the absence of any real-life racing so far this year due to the coronavirus pandemic. Lewis Hamilton is yet to […]

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Watch All This Weekend's Live Esport Action Here

The professional racing drivers of the world are still sitting idle as tracks remain closed and large gatherings are banned. That means they have plenty of time on their hands to get involved in the new breed of esports events which fill the gap until society returns to normal (and hopefully beyond). With Easter Sunday falling last weekend, a number […]

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