MotorSport News

Scott Dixon finishes fourth at Milwaukee

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.

Sebastian Vettel lost 'feeling for the car'

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.

No evidence crime committed in race death

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.

Scott McLaughlin's Nascar dream put on hold

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.

Shane van Gisbergen upbeat despite placings fall

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.

Money talks for F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone

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.