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Caterham F1 team hit by car factory trouble

The future of the struggling Caterham Formula One team was thrown into further doubt on Tuesday when an administrator laid claim to their race cars and warned they could not leave the factory without his agreement.

Rain fails to put skids under champs

The final 3-hour Endurance Series race at the Timaru International Motor Raceway was cut short by rain but it did not dampen the spirits of overall winners Andrew Bagnall and Ant Pedersen.

Jules Bianchi crash investigation panel named

A high-level panel including former world champion Emerson Fittipaldi will investigate the Japan Grand Prix Formula One crash that left French driver Jules Bianchi fighting for his life and propose new safety measures, the FIA says.

Marussia angry at Bianchi F1 crash report

The Marussia Formula One team have slammed media reports that Jules Bianchi and team officials ignored safety measures before the horrific crash that left the Frenchman fighting for his life in Japan.

Mercedes braced for a nail-biting F1 finale

Mercedes are almost ready to let Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg off the leash now that the title-chasing pair have secured the team's first Formula One constructors' world championship. Almost, but not quite.

Jamie Whincup slammed for ignoring orders

Red Bull Racing team owner Roland Dane has slammed V8 Supercars championship leader Jamie Whincup for ignoring orders to save fuel, likely costing them victory at the Bathurst 1000.

Nico Rosberg rues costly first lap error

Nico Rosberg had only himself to blame for a first lap error at the Russian Grand Prix that allowed Mercedes team-mate and championship leader Lewis Hamilton to romp to a fourth win in a row on Sunday (NZT Monday).