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Caimi to don Hero MotoSports Team colours this year
Villamartin (Spain), May 11 (IANS) Argentinian rider Franco Caimi is all set to make his debut for Hero MotoSports Team Rally when their Road to Dakar 2022 campaign starts with Andalucia Rally here on Wednesday.
2021-05-11
Category: International, Spain,Sports,Motorsports
Hamilton takes Spanish GP, secures 98th career win (Ld)
Barcelona, May 9 (IANS) Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes secured victory at the Spanish Grand Prix on Sunday after an intense pitstop strategy battle with Red Bull's Max Verstappen.
2021-05-09
Category: International, Spain,Sports,Motorsports
Hamilton wins Spanish GP after intense pitstop strategy battle
Barcelona, May 9 (IANS) Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes secured victory at the Spanish Grand Prix on Sunday after an intense pitstop strategy battle with Red Bull's Max Verstappen.
2021-05-09
Category: International, Spain,Sports,Motorsports
Hamilton secures 100th career F1 pole in Spain
Barcelona, May 8 (IANS) Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes beat Red Bull's Max Verstappen to secure his 100th career Formula One pole position at the Spanish Grand Prix on Saturday.
2021-05-08
Category: International, Spain,Sports,Motorsports
Vettel hopes for more Aston Martin pace as F1 goes to Spain
Barcelona, May 6 (IANS) While Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen continue their early-season title duel on Sunday at the Spanish Grand Prix, former world champion Sebastian Vettel finally wants a decent result.
2021-05-06
Category: International, Spain,Sports,Motorsports
Tough race leaves champion Lewis Hamilton drained
Portimao (Portugal), May 3 (IANS) Mercedes Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton said that the hard-fought win in the Portuguese Grand Prix had left him physically and mentally drained.
2021-05-03
Category: International, Portugal,Sports,Motorsports
Hamilton tops second practice session in Portugal
Portimao (Portugal), April 30 (IANS) Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes improved his time from the first practice session to top the time sheets in the second session on Friday, ahead of the Formula One Portuguese Grand Prix in Portimao.
2021-04-30
Category: International, Portugal,Sports,Motorsports
South India Rally postponed due to Covid-19 restrictions
Chennai, April 19 (IANS) The South India Rally, a round of the 2021 Indian National Rally Championship (INRC), scheduled for April 23-25, has been postponed in the wake of fresh government restrictions due to rising number of Covid-19 cases, organisers Madras Motor Sports Club said on Monday.
2021-04-19
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
Challenging outing for racer Rabindra at Monza
Monza (Italy), April 19 (IANS) India's Akhil Rabindra and his French team-mate Hugo Conde faced a tough test in the European GT4 Championship, retiring in Race 1 and finishing 13th in the second at the Monza circuit in Italy.
2021-04-19
Category: International, Italy,Sports,Motorsports
F1: Verstappen wins turbulent Emilia Romagna GP
Imola (Italy), April 18 (IANS) Red Bull's Max Verstappen was the big winner of a wet and turbulent Emilia Romagna Grand Prix on Sunday which was red-flagged mid-way through after a big collision.
2021-04-18
Category: International, Italy,Sports,Motorsports
Hamilton beats Red Bull cars to secure pole
Imola (Italy), April 17 (IANS) Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes took a sensational pole position for Sunday's Formula One Emilia Romagna Grand Prix by beating Red Bull's Sergio Perez by 0.035 seconds.
2021-04-17
Category: International, Italy,Sports,Motorsports
Verstappen tops last practice session in Imola, Hamilton third
Imola (Italy), April 17 (IANS)) Max Verstappen of Red Bull topped the timesheets on Saturday in the last practice session for the Formula One Emilia Romagna Grand Prix in Imola.
2021-04-17
Category: International, Italy,Sports,Motorsports
Ferrari's resurgence surprises McLaren
Sakhir (Bahrain), April 3 (IANS) While this year's inaugural Formula One Grand Prix saw an engrossing battle between Red Bull and Mercedes here, the resurgence of Ferrari has left the McLaren impressed.
2021-04-03
Category: India, New Delhi,Sports,Motorsports
Hamilton says 2021 F1 season will be closely contested
Sakhir (Bahrain), March 31 (IANS) Defending Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton on Wednesday said that the thrilling season-opening Bahrain Grand Prix, in which he beat Max Verstappen in the final lap, promises excitement for fans this year.
2021-03-31
Category: India, New Delhi,Sports,Motorsports
Rabindra to race in European GT4 Championship
Bengaluru, March 31 (IANS) India's Akhil Rabindra on Wednesday announced that he will be racing in the 2021 European GT4 Championship for AGS Events Racing team. Rabindra will be the only Indian driver in the championship this season.
2021-03-31
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Motorsports
Mick Schumacher 90% happy with his debut race
Sakhir (Bahrain), March 30 (IANS) Formula One legend Michael Schumacher's son, Mick, who started his F1 debut with a spin at Turn 4 on the first racing lap at the Bahrain GP, said he was 90% happy with his performance.
2021-03-31
Category: India, New Delhi,Sports,Motorsports
Hamilton clinches Formula One season opener
Sakhir (Bahrain), March 28 (IANS) Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton clinched a nail-biting Bahrain Grand Prix season opener, beating Max Verstappen of Red Bull in a duel that went down to the last lap of the race. Valtteri Bottas, also driving a Mercedes, completed the podium.
2021-03-28
Category: India, New Delhi,Sports,Motorsports
Vettel suffers five-place grid penalty at Bahrain GP
Sakhir (Bahrain), March 28 (IANS) German driver Sebastian Vettel of Aston Martin started the Formula One season opener Bahrain Grand Prix from the back of the grid after a five-place grid penalty, ruling body FIA said on Sunday.
2021-03-28
Category: India, New Delhi,Sports,Motorsports
Jehan begins F2 season with second-place finish
Bahrain, March 28 (IANS) India's Jehan Daruvala began his 2021 FIA Formula 2 Championship campaign on a high note, clinching second place in race 1 here at the Bahrain International Circuit.
2021-03-28
Category: International, Bahrain,Sports,Motorsports
48 teams enter MMSC Endurance Race
Chennai, March 26 (IANS) At least 48 teams have made entries for the MMSC Motorcycle Endurance Race that will be run over two hours on Sunday at the Madras Motor Race Track (MMRT).
2021-03-26
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
Maini to race in DTM with Mercedes-AMG team GetSpeed
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) India's Arjun Maini will race for the Mercedes-AMG Performance team GetSpeed in the upcoming 2021 Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters (DTM) season, which will consist of 8 Rounds with 16 races across Germany/Europe.
2021-03-25
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Motorsports
Vettel looking to take Aston Martin to the top in F1
Berlin, March 24 (IANS) Sebastian Vettel knows he will have to be patient when he starts his latest Formula One adventure with the Aston Martin team.
2021-03-24
Category: International, Germany,Sports,Motorsports
National rally championship to start on April 23 in Chennai
Chennai, March 22 (IANS) The first round of the Indian National Rally Championship will be held on April 23 and 25 in Chennai. The championship, which also doubles as one of three Asian rounds of the FIA Asia Pacific Rally Championship, will consist of six rounds with the final round planned in Nagaland from November 12 to 14.
2021-03-22
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
Racing Team India to be 1st Indian team to compete at Le Mans
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) Racing Team India is set to become the first Indian team to compete in the iconic '24 Hours of Le Mans' later this year.
2021-03-10
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Motorsports
Espargaro gets a taste of life with Repsol Honda
Doha, March 8 (IANS) Pol Espargaro got his first taste of the Repsol Honda team's RC213V as testing ahead of the 2021 MotoGP season got underway in Qatar.
2021-03-08
Category: International, Qatar,Sports,Motorsports
Espargaro gets a taste of life with Repsol Honda
Doha, March 8 (IANS) Pol Espargaro got his first taste of the Repsol Honda team's RC213V as testing ahead of the 2021 MotoGP season got underway in Qatar.
2021-03-08
Category: International, Qatar,Sports,Motorsports
Daruvala finishes third on Asian F3 Championship
Abu Dhabi, Feb 21 (IANS) India's Jehan Daruvala finished third in the Asian F3 Championship as Mumbai Falcons ended their debut season in international racing on a high note with both their drivers finishing on the podium at the Abu Dhabi's Yas Marina Circuit.
2021-02-21
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Motorsports
Racing Team India finish 5th in their 1st Asian Le Mans Series
Abu Dhabi, Feb 21 (IANS) Racing Team India ended its first Asian Le Mans Series campaign fifth in the overall championship standings. Narain Karthikeyan, Arjun Maini and Naveen Rao raced their ORECA 07 LMP2 car to a pair of fifth place finishes in the final two races of the season at Abu Dhabi's Yas Marina track.
2021-02-21
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Motorsports
Veteran racer Karthikeyan hoping to put Indian stamp at Le Mans
New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) Narain Karthikeyan may be one of the most recognisable names in Indian motorsports but when he gets into the cockpit at the Dubai Autodrome for Racing Team India in the first round of the 2021 Asian Le Mans Series, the former Formula 1 driver will be a relative newbie of the team.
2021-02-11
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Motorsports
Daruvala climbs to 2nd in Asian F3 Championship standings
Abu Dhabi, Feb 7 (IANS) Mumbai Falcons' Jehan Daruvala won the final race on Sunday to finish the third round of the Formula 3 Asian Championship in second place of the standings.
2021-02-07
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Motorsports
Round 3 of Asian F3 C'ship: Daruvala finishes 2nd in first race
Abu Dhabi, Feb 6 (IANS) Mumbai Falcons' Jehan Daruvala on Saturday finished second in the first race of the third round of the Formula 3 Asian Championship at the Yas Marina International Circuit. The result meant that Daruvala dropped out of the lead in championship with Pinnacle Motorsports' Pierre-Louis Chovet taking his place.
2021-02-06
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Motorsports
Daruvala tops Asian F3 standings after flawless round 2
Abu Dhabi, Feb 5 (IANS) Jehan Daruvala climbed to the top of the 2021 Asian Formula 3 Championship standings by winning the second race and finishing second in the third race of the second round on Friday. Daruvala, racing for all-Indian outfit Mumbai Falcons, had earlier won the first race of the round as well.
2021-02-05
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Motorsports
Daruvala leads Mumbai Falcons to win at F3 Asian Championship
Abu Dhabi, Feb 4 (IANS) India's top racer Jehan Daruvala recorded a breakthrough win for all Indian-outfit Mumbai Falcons in race one of round two of the Formula 3 Asian Championship, the continent's premier championship. He started on pole and led every lap comfortably on his way to victory.
2021-02-04
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Motorsports
TVS Racing crowned champion at 2020 National Rally Championship
Hampi, Feb 2 (IANS) TVS Racing, the factory racing team of TVS Motor Company, finished the 2020 Indian National Rally Championship (INRC) on a high note as it won the championship in all categories.
2021-02-02
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Motorsports
Pierre Gasly 6th F1 driver to test positive for Covid-19
Paris, Feb 1 (IANS) AlphaTauri's Pierre Gasly has revealed he has tested positive for novel coronavirus and is self-isolating.
2021-02-01
Category: International, France,Sports,Motorsports
Jehan Daruvala finishes third at F3 Asian C'ship
Dubai, Feb 1 (IANS) Mumbai Falcons made an impressive debut in the Formula 3 Asian Championship in the United Arab Emirates, with Jehan Daruvala clinching the third place in the first race of Round 1 at the Dubai Autodrome.
2021-02-01
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Motorsports
Gaurav Gill blazes to National Rally Championship title
Coimbatore, Jan 31 (IANS) Gaurav Gill was in blazing form at the wheels of his Mahindra XUV as he and navigator Musa Sherif showed immense skills and patience to win the Rally of Coimbatore on Sunday and again emerge national champions.
2021-01-31
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
Daruvala, Maini to lead Mumbai Falcons' at F3 Asian C'ship
Dubai, Jan 28 (IANS) Mumbai Falcons are all set to begin their maiden campaign in the Formula 3 Asian Championship on Friday, with India's top racers Jehan Daruvala and Kush Maini in the cockpit.
2021-01-28
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Motorsports
Sandeep pips Datta to national racing title
Coimbatore, Jan 24 (IANS) Chennai's Sandeep Kumar pipped Ashwin Datta to the Formula LGB4 title on the final day of the 23rd FMSCI National Racing Championship. Datta was the leader in the championship at the start of the day with 64 points.
2021-01-24
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
Hemanth bags two gold medals for 7th national title in 4 years
Chennai, Jan 24 (IANS) Multiple national champion Hemanth Muddappa of Mantra Racing was in his elements once again winning both the gold in the top-two categories as he emerged as the national champion for the successive fourth year, in the second and final round of the MMSC fmsci Indian National Motorcycle Drag Championship on Sunday.
2021-01-24
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
Datta one step closer to sealing national racing title
Coimbatore, Jan 23 (IANS) Chennai's Ashwin Datta came a step closer to sealing the national title in the Formula LGB 4 category with a win and a second-pace finish on Saturday at the Kari Motor Speedway. The results took his points tally for the season to 57 in the FMSCI National Racing Championship.
2021-01-23
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
Final round of national racing c'ship starts Jan 21
Coimbatore, Jan 21 (IANS) Twelve races will be held across two categories in the final round of the National Racing Championship which will be held from January 21 to 24 at the Kari Motor Speedway in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu.
2021-01-21
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Motorsports
Dakar Rally: Benavides secures 2nd consecutive title for Honda
Riyadh (Saudi Arabia), Jan 15 (IANS) Argentine rider Kevin Benavides won his first Dakar Rally title on Friday, giving Honda back-to-back wins in the prestigious rally raid event in Saudi Arabia. Benavides's team mate Ricky Brabec, who won the title last year, secured second place in the overall standings.
2021-01-15
Category: International, Saudi Arabia,Sports,Motorsports
Dakar Rally 2021: Benavides takes lead after Cornejo's crash
Riyadh, Jan 14 (IANS) Honda's Kevin Benavides moved into the lead after his team mate and overnight leader Jose Cornejo retired from a crash in Stage 10 of the 2021 Dakar Rally on Wednesday. Cornejo, who had a substantial 11-minute lead heading into the 342km stage between Neom and Alula, crashed 252km into the stage.
2021-01-14
Category: International, Saudi Arabia,Sports,Motorsports
Daruvala to drive for first all-Indian team at Asian F3 C'ship
Mumbai, Jan 13 (IANS) Formula 2 driver Jehan Daruvala and British Formula 3 runner-up Kush Maini will be part of the Mumbai Falcons who will compete in the F3 Asian Championship, that starts on January 29 in Dubai.
2021-01-13
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Motorsports
Santosh suffers major crash at Dakar Rally, in medically induced coma
Riyadh, Jan 7 (IANS) Indian motorcycle racer CS Santosh has been put in a medically-induced coma after suffering a crash on Wednesday during the ongoing Dakar Rally in Saudi Arabia. Santosh, 37, is currently receiving treatment at the Saudi German Hospital in Riyadh and has "no major physical injuries except for the dislocated right shoulder and head trauma", his team Hero MotoSports said in a statement.
2021-01-07
Category: International, Saudi Arabia,Sports,Motorsports
Dakar Rally: Santosh gains two spots at the end of Stage 3
Jeddah, Jan 5 (IANS) CS Santosh gained two spots in the overall rankings to finish 36th at the end of Stage 3 of the Dakar Rally in Saudi Arabia. His overall ranking thus improved by two places to 34th.
2021-01-05
Category: International, Saudi Arabia,Sports,Motorsports
Dakar Rally to be broadcast in India on 1Sport
New Delhi, Jan 1 (IANS) The 2021 Dakar Rally will be broadcast in India on 1Sport through Hero MotoCorp, the automobile giant said in a statement on Friday.
2021-01-01
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Motorsports
Hamilton awarded knighthood in new year honours list
London, Dec 31 (IANS) Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton has been knighted, having been included in the United Kingdom's traditional honours list. Hamilton this year equalled Michael Schumacher's record for most driver's championship wins and surpassed the German great for most career race wins in F1.
2020-12-31
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Motorsports
Maini brothers split victories in karting nationals
Bengaluru, Dec 29 (IANS) Ishaan Madesh and Rishon Rajeev scored a grand double each in the Micro Max and Junior Max categories while the Maini brothers -- Arjun and Kush -- split victories in the Senior Max in the opening two rounds of the Meco FMSCI NKC Rotax Max Championship here over the weekend.
2020-12-29
Category: India, Karnataka,Sports,Motorsports