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More battery, less aero: How 2026 regulations will affect F1

The FIA unveiled its proposed 2026 regulations in Canada earlier this month, but what exactly do the rule changes mean for the future of Formula One? ... Continue Reading

Ferrari defends crown at 24 Hours of Le Mans

Ferrari overcame a late pit stop for a door mishap and then had just enough fuel to hold off Toyota to win the 24 Hours of Le Mans endurance race. ... Continue Reading

FIA paves way for early Antonelli F1 debut

The minimum age at which a driver can compete in Formula One has been lowered from 18 to 17, opening the door for Mercedes junior driver Andrea Kimi Antonelli to make his F1 debut before his 18th birthday on August 25. ... Continue Reading

IndyCar to Fox in 2025 after 16 seasons at NBC

Fox Sports has acquired the rights to broadcast IndyCar starting in 2025, a move that gives the network two of the biggest races in the world with the Indianapolis 500 and NASCAR's Daytona 500. ... Continue Reading

The 24 Hours of Le Mans is racing's World Cup, except the Americans could actually win

American teams have just one 24 Hours of Le Mans win since 1967, but outfits like Penske Porsche and Ganassi Cadillac are out to end that barren run. ... Continue Reading

Stewart-Haas demise might ignite NASCAR's ongoing charter feud

NASCAR and its teams can't agree on the values of charters, their version of franchises, and Stewart-Haas Racing's closure might bring that tension to a boil. ... Continue Reading

Ocon: Alpine's Canada GP orders 'unexplainable'

Esteban Ocon described Alpine's team orders at the end of the Canadian Grand Prix as "unexplainable", insisting he is the "nice guy" in an increasingly tense and difficult situation between driver and team. ... Continue Reading

Canada GP promoter to probe track invasion

The Canadian Grand Prix promoter has said it will investigate and take action after spectators invaded the track before the end of Sunday's Formula One race. ... Continue Reading

Perez handed three-place penalty for Spanish GP

Sergio Perez will have a three-place grid penalty at the next Formula One race in Spain after the Mexican drove his Red Bull in an unsafe condition at Sunday's Canadian Grand Prix. Champions Red Bull were also fined €25,000 ($26,935). ... Continue Reading

As rivals close in, Verstappen finds way to win in Montreal

McLaren and Mercedes had the pace to win in Montreal, yet Red Bull's Max Verstappen dug deep to win a title-worthy Canadian Grand Prix on Sunday. ... Continue Reading

Power ends two-year IndyCar victory drought

Will Power ended a two-year victory drought by leading Team Penske's domination at Road America on Sunday. ... Continue Reading

McLaren's Norris: Not satisfied with second

McLaren's Lando Norris said McLaren have reached a performance level where finishing second isn't satisfactory. ... Continue Reading

Russell: Canada feels like 'missed opportunity'

George Russell secured Mercedes their first podium of the Formula One season in Canada on Sunday but the Briton said he should have done better than third and it was a "missed opportunity." ... Continue Reading

Verstappen: I had to swerve for a groundhog

Max Verstappen revealed a groundhog nearly cost him victory at the Canadian Grand Prix when it crossed the track in front of his car on lap 32 of the race. ... Continue Reading

Hamilton: Canada one of my worst races

Lewis Hamilton ranked his performance at the Canadian Grand Prix as one of the worst of his career after finishing fourth on a weekend when he believed Mercedes could have won. ... Continue Reading

Chadwick third woman to win Indy NXT race

Jamie Chadwick became the third woman to win an Indy NXT race and the first to accomplish the feat on a road course after winning Road America. ... Continue Reading

Mercedes focused on Antonelli over Sainz for 2025

Mercedes have ruled out Carlos Sainz for a 2025 Formula One drive because they are focusing on young Italian Andrea Kimi Antonelli as Lewis Hamilton's likely replacement. ... Continue Reading

IndyCar, Road America ink multiyear extension

IndyCar and Road America announced in advance of Sunday's race that they had agreed to a multiyear extension that will keep IndyCar coming to the sprawling 14-turn, 4.014-mile course. ... Continue Reading

Russell: We can beat Verstappen in Canada GP

George Russell is confident he can hold off Max Verstappen to secure Mercedes' first victory since 2022 at Sunday's Canadian Grand Prix. ... Continue Reading

Leclerc: I can't explain poor Canada qualifying

Charles Leclerc was at a loss to explain Ferrari's lack of pace during qualifying at the Canadian Grand Prix, saying his car simply did not have enough grip to compete for a place in the top ten. ... Continue Reading