Red Bull have defended their decision to make Dutch teenager Max Verstappen Formula One's youngest ever driver and say the 16-year-old has already shown he is championship material.
Max Verstappen is set to become the youngest ever driver in Formula One after Toro Rosso announced that the 16-year-old Dutchman will join the team next season.
New Zealand driver Scott Dixon finished fourth today in the latest race of the IndyCar series with Australian Will Power winning in Milwaukee to increase his championship lead.
V8 Supercars' leading driver Jamie Whincup has no qualms about the series changing its name and "V8" being dropped.
Kevin Ward Jr. was remembered as a ''small-town boy'' who loved motorsport during the funeral today for the 20-year-old racer whose car was hit by NASCAR champion Tony Stewart.
Tony Stewart had kissed the bricks at Indy and could have jetted off to any vacation destination.
A Japanese hillclimb racer who has earned his nickname as much for his aggressive driving style as his size is back in Central Otago with only one thing on his mind - to win.
A German court says Bernie Ecclestone has made the US$100 million payment he agreed to last week, meaning the bribery case against the Formula One boss is formally closed.
Sebastian Vettel is ''worn out'' after winning four consecutive world drivers' titles to enable Red Bull to reign supreme in Formula One, according to his team chief Christian Horner.
There is currently no evidence that Nascar champion driver Tony Stewart committed a crime when he struck and killed a fellow driver in a weekend race, the Sheriff of Ontario County, New York, says.
Spanish world champion Marc Marquez became the first man in 17 years to win 10 consecutive MotoGP races when he rode to a comfortable victory at Indianapolis on Sunday.
No criminal charges have been laid against three-time Nascar champion Tony Stewart after he struck and killed a rival driver during a race in upstate New York in the US.
Three-time NASCAR champion driver Tony Stewart struck and killed a sprint car driver who was walking towards him on the race track during a race in upstate New York on Saturday night.
Jeff Gordon shouted "Oh, yeah boys! Yoo Hoo!" over his radio, then punched his right arm skyward when he emerged from his No 24 Chevrolet as his resurgent season continues.
New Zealand's Scott McLaughlin said he was able to bend the ear of Nascar drivers about what it takes to get into their series on his recent trip to America but says he's not planning a move yet.
New Zealand V8 Supercars driver Shane van Gisbergen slipped down from fourth to sixth place in the championship after the last round in Ipswich, but says he is still pleased with how the weekend went for him.
Kiwi V8 Supercar driver Scott McLaughlin believes his 2014 season gamble has already paid off but knows he has more to show.
A man suspected of leaking Formula One champion Michael Schumacher's medical files was found hanged in his police cell, a Zurich prosecutor says.
Two Balclutha drivers, both of whom are past winners, are the top seeds for Saturday's Catlins Coast Rally.
Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone has offered to make a $US100 million ($NZ117 million) payment to end his bribery trial, a German court said, with state prosecutors saying they would accept the offer which would save his job.