TL;DR: it’s because we’re too busy promoting motorcycle riding as a complete-package “lifestyle” that 80% of women/men/everyone else in the United States doesn’t care about buying into. I’m not just talking about hellbound-for-leather Harleys or roid-raging BusaBros; more on that below.
Scuderia Ferrari and Jordan Grand Prix found themselves in trouble at the United States Grand Prix in 2000 while still at Indianapolis, title tobacco sponsor ran around the track frantically, trying to stay invisible.
The years 1987 to 1989 were pivotal ones in Team Lotus’s history in Formula One with a triple World Champion Brazilian arriving to the stable while a future triple World Champion Brazilian was leaving it. The last hurrah - told by their contracts.
The break-up of one of the most successful Formula One sponsor-constructor partnerships of all time happened super-quickly and might have got a little bit weird - according to the documents that stay with us.
In this series I am looking into women’s role in a highly male-dominated field of interest - motoring and motorsports - asking females involved. Part IV. - The Stock Car Driver from Arizona
A relic Maserati Grand Prix racing car survived the most treacherous race tracks in Europe, fascism, decades of communism, the junk yard, yet it is still raced today by a fanatic.
It’s the only creepy question I’ve been asked.
The FIA’s Class 1 of touring cars was a category that was doomed to suffer an abrupt extinction in the short term. Not just due the money-pump business model it was surrounded by. Class 1 DTM/ITC was hands down what F1 wanted to be in its wet dreams.
I happened to be one of the luckiest persons in Monaco during the Formula One weekend (other than Nico Rosberg) by getting invited to the Amber Lounge fashion show. Here’s the rest.
The following presentation is a personal account of the Amber Lounge 2015 event and its surroundings in Monaco during the Grand Prix weekend.
Since the people at Amber Lounge 2015 were kind enough to invite me to their star-studded Monaco party during the Formula One race, I owe you and them at least one before I leave for their event.
Amber Lounge has been bringing you the full star, celebrity, royalty, supermodel and F1-driver studded Monaco Grand Prix experience since 2003 and I was invited to take part.
All WEC events will be covered by Fox Sports this coming year.
Poor teams dropping out, rich ones threatening to leave, paying drivers trying to sue their way in, core events cancelled - evidence that F1 wasn't racing in the US when all this happened there.
[UPDATED] Stallone's 2001 CART racing action title, Driven, is by no doubt one of the worst films in the genre ever to hit the silver screens and has become a byword for bad movie-making. Yet the times it is set in were the best ones for open-wheel racing.
Nicolas Perrin, who brought you his fantastic LMP1 and F1 car designs is now Head of Trackside Engineering of the revived Manor/Marussia F1 Team.
Funny how the team that blocked marussia from running their last year car is running last year's car themselves
LMP1 and F1 car designer Nicolas Perrin took the rules of Formula One and slapped the system across the face by designing a car and creating a team around it... which wouldn't really be there as you'd normally think. Here's the ultimate shadow racing organisation.
Freddie Hunt on his first 24-hour race, the final showdown in F1 and recreating 'Rush' as a - literally - next-generation documentary.
The annual Race of Champions is less than a month away. Here are some things you need to know about its roots.