IMSA GTP 101: Sound Comparison – The RACER Channel

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IMSA GTP 101: On and Off Track Battery Charging Strategies – The RACER Channel

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Seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson, 47, retiring from full-time racing

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson is retiring from full-time racing and will turn his focus toward spending time with family. He figures his future schedule will include no more than 10 bucket list events, but the 47-year-old had no idea Monday what that schedule will look like. Johnson told The Associated Press … Read more

Oscar Piastri to race for McLaren after contract resolution

Oscar Piastri will replace Daniel Ricciardo at McLaren in 2023 after the FIA’s contract recognition board (CRB) upheld the team’s contract with the Formula 2 champion. McLaren and Alpine both felt they had a valid contract for the Australian’s services for next season. On Friday the CRB upheld McLaren’s contract, revealing he had signed a … Read more

How the mixed up Belgian Grand Prix grid looks after penalties

Carlos Sainz will start from pole at the Belgian Grand Prix despite not setting the fastest time in qualifying, after a slew of engine and gearbox penalties for drivers set up a wildly mixed up grid for Sunday’s race. In a weird quirk of F1’s rules, it means no driver is starting Sunday’s race from … Read more

Lewis Hamilton, F1 condemn Nelson Piquet’s racial slur in interview after 2021 British Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton has condemned three-time Formula One world champion Nelson Piquet for using a racially abusive term about him in an interview. The 69-year-old Brazilian used the derogatory term in a podcast in Portuguese following last year’s British Grand Prix, when title rivals Hamilton and Max Verstappen collided on the first lap at Silverstone. The … Read more

Marcus Ericsson of Sweden races to victory in Indianapolis 500, wins crown for Chip Ganassi Racing

INDIANAPOLIS — Marcus Ericsson had to leave Formula One to become a global superstar — a goal achieved Sunday when the Swedish driver won the Indianapolis 500. Ericsson took control of the race late — largely because of teammate Scott Dixon’s speeding penalty — and had it under control for Chip Ganassi Racing until a … Read more

Pressure mounts on Daniel Ricciardo as McLaren extends Pato O’Ward deal

Daniel Ricciardo has not delivered the results hoped for in Formula One, McLaren boss Zak Brown said on Friday after announcing that their IndyCar team had extended their agreement with Pato O’Ward, who is eyeing a Formula One seat. McLaren took care of a bit of business ahead of Sunday’s Indy 500 by extending O’Ward’s … Read more

Colton Herta walks away from airborne crash in final Indianapolis 500 practice; Tony Kanaan quickest on Carb Day

INDIANAPOLIS — Colton Herta rolled his Indianapolis 500 car end over end during Friday’s final practice. The star driver for Andretti Autosport was uninjured in the most significant crash in the buildup to “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing.” “I think I was going a little too fast for that corner,” Herta said. The crash with … Read more

Ex-F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone arrested in Brazil for illegally carrying a gun

Former Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone was arrested in Brazil late on Wednesday for illegally carrying a gun while boarding a private plane to Switzerland, local police said on Thursday. The Brazilian police found an undocumented LW Seecamp .32 gun in Ecclestone’s luggage during an X-ray screening, police said in a statement, adding that the … Read more