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Paddon on WRC learning curve

Geraldine lad Hayden Paddon, living the dream of competing as a professional in the World Rally Championship, was back in New Zealand this week for a short break. He talked to Rob Maetzig about the year so far.

Nico Rosberg gives Germany more joy

Nico Rosberg gave Germany another win to celebrate after their World Cup success with a home Grand Prix triumph for Mercedes overnight that stretched his overall lead in the Formula One championship to 14 points.

Nico Rosberg a Finn 'for you' and fans

After declaring himself ''100 per cent German'' heading into his home German Grand Prix, Mercedes' Formula One championship leader Nico Rosberg was happy to be called half-Finnish early today.

Nico Rosberg takes pole as Hamilton crashes

Formula One leader Nico Rosberg put Mercedes on pole position for his home German Grand Prix on Saturday (local time) while team-mate and title rival Lewis Hamilton crashed early in the session.

Rosberg extends his F1 contract with Mercedes

Formula One championship leader Nico Rosberg has signed a multi-year contract extension with Mercedes ahead of his home German Grand Prix at Hockenheim this weekend, the team said on Wednesday (local time).

When motorbike riders come to blows

Is this Daft Punk's Oasis moment? Mixed motorsport-martial arts? No, it's the extraordinary sight of Dutch motorcycling compatriots coming to blows on the track.

Marc Marquez wins German Grand Prix

Marc Marquez won the German Grand Prix at the Sachsenring overnight for the fifth time in as many visits to make it nine victories from as many races in his MotoGP title defence.