Latest Stories http://www.racer.com/latest-stories Fri, 29 May 2015 19:59:33 -0700 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb IMSA: Fittipaldi beats Taylor to pole in tight fight http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/117350-imsa-fittipaldi-beats-taylor-to-pole-in-tight-fight http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/117350-imsa-fittipaldi-beats-taylor-to-pole-in-tight-fight IMSA: Fittipaldi beats Taylor to pole in tight fight

Christian Fittipaldi put Action Express Racing in the drivers seat for tomorrow’s Chevrolet Sports Car Classic race at Belle Isle, Detroit, with a time just 0.05sec faster than fellow Corvette Dayton...

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Latest Stories Fri, 29 May 2015 20:29:37 -0700
IndyCar: Power takes pole for Detroit Race 1 http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/117340-indycar-power-takes-pole-for-detroit-race-1 http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/117340-indycar-power-takes-pole-for-detroit-race-1 IndyCar: Power takes pole for Detroit Race 1

Will Power claimed his 39th Indy car pole position with a 1min16.0941sec lap of the 2.35-mile Belle Isle track, edging a late run by last year’s polesitter and Penske-Chevrolet teammate Helio Castron...

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Latest Stories Fri, 29 May 2015 19:17:02 -0700
IndyCar: Kanaan heads practice in Detroit http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/117328-indycar-kanaan-heads-practice-in-detroit http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/117328-indycar-kanaan-heads-practice-in-detroit IndyCar: Kanaan heads practice in Detroit

Tony Kanaan left it until his penultimate lap to wrestle his No. 10 Chip Ganassi Racing Dallara-Chevrolet to top time around Belle Isle’s 2.35-mile course. He lapped the track in 1min16.2931sec, an a...

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Latest Stories Fri, 29 May 2015 14:11:27 -0700
F1 is "mentally horrible," says Sainz http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/117326-f1-is-mentally-horrible-sainz http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/117326-f1-is-mentally-horrible-sainz F1 is "mentally horrible," says Sainz

Toro Rosso driver Carlos Sainz Jr. has described the mental challenge of Formula 1 as "horrible" and rejected claims the sport is easier than a decade ago. The Spaniard, part of an all-rookie lineup ...

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Latest Stories Fri, 29 May 2015 14:00:23 -0700
DTM: Blomqvist sets Lausitz practice pace http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/117324-blomqvist-sets-dtm-practice-pace http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/117324-blomqvist-sets-dtm-practice-pace DTM: Blomqvist sets Lausitz practice pace

BMW rookie Tom Blomqvist led the way in first practice for this weekend's second round of the DTM season at the Lausitzring. Audi dominated the bulk of the 45-minute session, held in overcast conditi...

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Latest Stories Fri, 29 May 2015 13:30:09 -0700
FR3.5: Vaxiviere fastest in practice at Spa http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/117322-vaxiviere-fastest-in-practice-at-spa http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/117322-vaxiviere-fastest-in-practice-at-spa FR3.5: Vaxiviere fastest in practice at Spa

Matthieu Vaxiviere set the fastest time in Formula Renault 3.5 practice at Spa on Friday, leading the way in the second of two sessions. The Lotus F1 junior driver recorded a lap of 1m59.620s in the ...

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Latest Stories Fri, 29 May 2015 13:00:11 -0700
F1: Lotus addresses Grosjean's FP1 fears http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/117320-lotus-addresses-grosjean-s-fp1-fears http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/117320-lotus-addresses-grosjean-s-fp1-fears F1: Lotus addresses Grosjean

The Lotus Formula 1 team understands Romain Grosjean's concerns over giving up free practice sessions to Jolyon Palmer this year, but it believes it is doing the right thing. Palmer, last year's GP2 ...

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Latest Stories Fri, 29 May 2015 12:30:09 -0700
MotoGP: Dovizioso stays on top in practice two http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/117315-dovizioso-stays-on-top-in-practice-two http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/117315-dovizioso-stays-on-top-in-practice-two MotoGP: Dovizioso stays on top in practice two

Andrea Dovizioso went quickest again in second practice for MotoGP's Italian Grand Prix at Mugello, denying Marc Marquez's Honda with a late lap on his Ducati. Morning pacesetter Dovizioso's 1m47.479...

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Latest Stories Fri, 29 May 2015 11:30:15 -0700
Le Mans: Nissan sure new car will outpace P2s http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/117311-nissan-sure-new-car-will-outpace-p2s http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/117311-nissan-sure-new-car-will-outpace-p2s Le Mans: Nissan sure new car will outpace P2s

Nissan's radical front-wheel-drive LMP1 contender will easily outqualify the best LMP2 cars ahead of next month's Le Mans 24 Hours, the Japanese manufacturer's global motorsport boss has vowed. Darre...

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Latest Stories Fri, 29 May 2015 10:30:07 -0700
F1: Williams eyes Austria upgrade boost http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/117310-williams-eyes-austria-upgrade-boost http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/117310-williams-eyes-austria-upgrade-boost F1: Williams eyes Austria upgrade boost

Williams's 2015 Formula 1 season will take off from the Austrian Grand Prix when a major upgrade arrives, believes head of vehicle performance Rob Smedley. The team had a nightmare weekend in Monaco,...

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Latest Stories Fri, 29 May 2015 09:00:08 -0700