Ford's Mark Winterbottom has ignited his V8 Supercars championship bid with victory in the opening race of this weekend's event in Perth.
New Zealand drivers Brendon Hartley and Earl Bamber are leading the way in the World Endurance Championship at the 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium.
V8 Supercars star James Courtney says he and his fellow drivers are being made passengers in their own cars by the championship's tyre regulations.
Holden ace Craig Lowndes's quest for a 100th V8 Supercars race win got off to a fast start in Perth on Friday.
New Zealand driver Earl Bamber has made a stunning debut for Porsche's endurance racing team, recording the fastest lap in practice ahead of the weekend's world championship round in Belgium.
Four young Kiwi drivers will compete in Belgium on Saturday in the second round of the FIA World Endurance Championship in the beautiful Ardennes countryside at Spa-Francorchamps. Brendon Hartley and Earl Bamber will be driving for the Porsche Works LMP1 team while GP2 Series driver Mitch Evans will debut for JOTA Sport in the LMP2 category (teams independent of a manufacturer). Richie Stanaway continues his driving for Aston Martin Racing in the Le Mans Grand Touring Endurance professional class (LMGTE-Pro). The historic Spa track is a favourite for drivers with its fast hilly and twisty nature coupled with a fanatical fan base.The most famous part of the circuit is 'Eau Rouge' where the track crosses the Eau Rouge stream before a steep, sweeping uphill left-right-left section which sorts out the men from the boys. The six hour event is an important prelude to the highlight of the season, the 24 Hours of Le Mans, 13 June.
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Formula One's 2016 season will see the latest start to a championship since 1988, with the opening Australian Grand Prix scheduled for April 3.
A Swiss watch brand is set to breathe new life into one of motorsport's most enduring legends next week, with the late Ayrton Senna to make an appearance in holographic form at a star-studded launch in downtown Barcelona.
Silverstone circuit bosses want Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton pushed harder by his rivals ahead of July's British Grand Prix.
Frank Williams has no plans to retire from the Formula One team he founded in 1977 and is under no pressure to do so, his daughter Claire has said.
Submitters to Tasman's Long Term Plan have thrown their support behind the proposed New Zealand Central Motorsport and Adventure Park at Kohatu, although the private project is not on the council's list of proposed infrastructure spending.
Josiah Natzke has moved to fourth in the European motocross championship standings after the second round in the Netherlands.
New Zealand driver Scott Dixon made some serious inroads in the IndyCar championship after a third-placed finish at the Grand Prix of Alabama on Monday (NZ time).
Michael Schumacher's 16-year-old son Mick sprayed the winner's champagne after capping an impressive debut weekend in German Formula Four with the first victory of his motor racing career.
Michael Schumacher's 16-year-old son Mick has collected the trophy for best rookie on his motor racing debut, finishing ninth in a German Formula Four race at Oschersleben.
Six spectators have been taken to hospital after New Zealand rally driver Hayden Paddon crashed into them on stage nine of Rally Argentina, local media reports say.
The son of seven-time Formula One champion Michael Schumacher will begin his career in Formula Four this weekend, hoping to live up to the reputation of his father, as well as cope with all the pressure that comes it.
Hayden Paddon is lamenting a "luckless" start to his World Rally Championship season after he was forced to sit out half of the second day at Rally Argentina.