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How to watch the F1 Australian Grand Prix on ESPN

The 2023 Australian Grand Prix is upon us. Check out how to watch Hamilton, Verstappen and other stars in Melbourne on ESPN. ... Continue Reading

Pit stop penalty rules clarified after Alonso confusion

The FIA has clarified the rules around penalties being served at pit stops so as to avoid a repeat of the confusion over Fernando Alonso's podium finish in Saudi Arabia. ... Continue Reading

Ricciardo: Signs are pointing toward an F1 return

Just three months in to his first year away from the Formula One grid, Daniel Ricciardo is already eyeing a return next season. ... Continue Reading

Ricciardo: Signs are pointing towards an F1 return

Just three months in to his first year away from the Formula One grid, Daniel Ricciardo is already eyeing up a return next season. ... Continue Reading

Hamlin isn't going anywhere, and that's good -- NASCAR needs him

Denny Hamlin's racing career might be nearing its end, but now that he's a team owner, he's still got plenty of time left to push NASCAR's buttons. ... Continue Reading

Hamilton welcomes court ruling against Piquet

Lewis Hamilton has praised Brazilian authorities for handing three-time Formula One champion Nelson Piquet a large fine for using racist and anti-gay language in comments about the Mercedes driver. ... Continue Reading

Hamilton: I see myself at Merc until my 'last days'

Lewis Hamilton will only leave Mercedes if he feels he has nothing left to give them but would rather see out his "last days" with the Formula One team, the seven-times world champion said on Thursday. ... Continue Reading

Sainz: Red Bull is 'killing' its F1 opposition

Carlos Sainz says Ferrari is currently experiencing one of its toughest moments since he joined the team in 2021. ... Continue Reading

McLaren planning B-spec style upgrade later this year

McLaren is planning a major car upgrade before Formula One's summer break, which team principal Andrea Stella says could be compared to a B-spec version of the MCL60. ... Continue Reading

Bid lodged for a 50:50 male, female F1 team

Former British American Racing (BAR) founder Craig Pollock has confirmed he is looking to enter Formula One with a 50 percent male, 50 percent female team called Formula Equal. ... Continue Reading

F1 great's advice to Piastri for homecoming

Australia's Formula One driver Oscar Piastri has been warned the home-town hype could exhaust him before arriving at the Melbourne circuit. ... Continue Reading

Button battles heat exhaustion in NASCAR debut

Former Formula One world champion Jenson Button said that he suffered heat exhaustion and nearly retired from the race before finishing 18th at his NASCAR debut in Texas on Sunday. ... Continue Reading

Piquet owes $953k for racist remarks to Hamilton

Brazil's triple Formula One champion Nelson Piquet must pay $953,050 (5 million Brazilian Reals) in moral damages for racist and anti-gay comments against Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton, a Brazilian court ruled on Friday. ... Continue Reading

With Aces purchase, Tom Brady is latest athlete to become an owner

Brady joins a list of athletes that includes LeBron James, Serena Williams, Wayne Gretzky and Marshawn Lynch. ... Continue Reading

Wolff: Mercedes missing influence of Niki Lauda

Toto Wolff thinks Mercedes has missed the straightforward approach of former non-executive chairman Niki Lauda, especially during the struggles of the last year and a half. ... Continue Reading

McLaren's Key leaves in technical team shake-up

McLaren have announced the departure of technical director James Key as part of a design team overhaul that will see the leadership of its technical department split between three people. ... Continue Reading

Ex-F1 champ Raikkonen gets 2nd NASCAR race

Kimi Räikkönen will again enter a NASCAR Cup Series race, this time at Circuit of the Americas, where the Finnish driver scored the final victory of his Formula One career in 2018. ... Continue Reading

Ex-F1 champ Button to enter 3 NASCAR races

Jenson Button will make his NASCAR debut later this month at Circuit of the Americas, the first of three Cup Series races scheduled for the former Formula One world champion. ... Continue Reading

Button, Räikkönen NASCAR drives illustrate how perceptions have changed

Many in F1 used to call NASCAR "taxicab racing." Now ex-champs Jenson Button and Kimi Räikkönen are taking part, and they likely won't be the last. ... Continue Reading

Mercedes 'changing things,' eye big gains - Wolff

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff said his team are "changing things" in a bid to improve their position ahead of the Australian Grand Prix on April 2. ... Continue Reading