Latest Stories http://www.racer.com/latest-stories Sat, 04 Jul 2015 12:18:20 -0700 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb F1: Williams surprised by its edge over Ferrari http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/118851-f1-williams-surprised-with-its-edge-on-ferrari http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/118851-f1-williams-surprised-with-its-edge-on-ferrari F1: Williams surprised by its edge over Ferrari

Williams performance chief Rob Smedley said he was surprised by how much Felipe Massa and Valtteri Bottas outperformed Ferrari in British Grand Prix qualifying. Massa was third quickest, with Bottas ...

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Latest Stories Sat, 04 Jul 2015 14:22:50 -0700
NHRA: Hagan, Massey, Gray, Arana Jr. lead Friday practice at Norwalk http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/118830-nhra-hagan-massey-gray-arana-jr-lead-friday-practice-at-norwalk http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/118830-nhra-hagan-massey-gray-arana-jr-lead-friday-practice-at-norwalk NHRA: Hagan, Massey, Gray, Arana Jr. lead Friday practice at Norwalk

Defending Funny Car world champion Matt Hagan (ABOVE) continued his recent hot streak by powering to the qualifying lead Friday under the lights at the Summit Racing Equipment NHRA Nationals. Spencer...

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Latest Stories Sat, 04 Jul 2015 01:24:47 -0700
F1: Williams pair chasing single-lap pace http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/118823-williams-pair-chasing-single-lap-pace http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/118823-williams-pair-chasing-single-lap-pace F1: Williams pair chasing single-lap pace

Valtteri Bottas and Felipe Massa say the long-run pace of their Williams Formula 1 car gives them confidence for Sunday's British Grand Prix but concede work is required on one-lap speed. Williams ha...

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Latest Stories Fri, 03 Jul 2015 15:30:19 -0700
F1: Car was "all over the place," Rosberg says http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/118820-rosberg-car-was-all-over-the-place http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/118820-rosberg-car-was-all-over-the-place F1: Car was "all over the place," Rosberg says

Nico Rosberg said his Mercedes Formula 1 car was "a bit all over the place" in British Grand Prix practice, despite setting the Silverstone Friday pace. The German recovered from early hydraulic prob...

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Latest Stories Fri, 03 Jul 2015 15:00:15 -0700
F1 format change ideas "embryonic" http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/118819-f1-format-change-ideas-embryonic http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/118819-f1-format-change-ideas-embryonic F1 format change ideas "embryonic"

Formula 1 strategy group members have warned fans not to expect details or decisions on potential major changes discussed this week any time soon, calling them "embryonic." The FIA announced on Thurs...

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Latest Stories Fri, 03 Jul 2015 15:00:10 -0700
GP2: Sirotkin secures Silverstone pole http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/118818-sirotkin-secures-maiden-gp2-pole http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/118818-sirotkin-secures-maiden-gp2-pole GP2: Sirotkin secures Silverstone pole

Sergey Sirotkin claimed his first GP2 pole position, and his first in racing since last June's Formula Renault 3.5 round in Moscow, in qualifying at Silverstone. The Rapax driver was just behind GP2 ...

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Latest Stories Fri, 03 Jul 2015 14:30:09 -0700
F1: Rosberg top British GP practice 2, Hamilton fourth http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/118814-rosberg-on-top-again-hamilton-fourth http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/118814-rosberg-on-top-again-hamilton-fourth F1: Rosberg top British GP practice 2, Hamilton fourth

Nico Rosberg set the pace again in Friday afternoon British Grand Prix practice at Silverstone, with his Mercedes Formula 1 teammate Lewis Hamilton only fourth behind the Ferraris. Rosberg, quickest ...

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Latest Stories Fri, 03 Jul 2015 13:00:07 -0700
MALSHER: Reading list, July 2015 http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/118762-malsher-reading-list-july-2015-118762 http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/118762-malsher-reading-list-july-2015-118762 MALSHER: Reading list, July 2015

Some good and significant books have been delivered to RACER offices in the past couple of months. The first of these is one that came out last year but somehow passed us by, and we’re very pleased t...

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Latest Stories Thu, 02 Jul 2015 19:05:06 -0700
Pro Mazda: Paralyzed racer Michael Johnson starts testing again http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/118760-pro-mazda-paralyzed-racer-michael-johnson-starts-testing-again http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/118760-pro-mazda-paralyzed-racer-michael-johnson-starts-testing-again Pro Mazda: Paralyzed racer Michael Johnson starts testing again

American paralyzed racer Michael Johnson officially wrapped up a three-month rehabilitation from injuries sustained in a practice accident in March, to resurface for a Pro Mazda Championship Presente...

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Latest Stories Thu, 02 Jul 2015 17:30:17 -0700
F1: Engine penalty system set to change http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/118747-f1-engine-penalty-system-set-to-change http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/118747-f1-engine-penalty-system-set-to-change F1: Engine penalty system set to change

Formula 1's controversial engine-change grid penalty system is set for revisions following a review of the current setup at this week's Strategy Group meeting. Penalties for exceeding a driver's engi...

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Latest Stories Thu, 02 Jul 2015 15:46:21 -0700