GT World Challenge Drivers Can Win Real Championship Points from Esports Races

This year’s GT World Challenge will see one of the strangest real-world/esports crossovers to date, as pro racing drivers could win points towards their championship challenge from sim racing. The move comes as simulation peripheral manufacturer Fanatec becomes the title sponsor of the international GT3 racing series. Now officially known

What Jenson Button can bring to Williams F1 team

Jenson Button’s return to Williams is a welcome feel-good story, but its re-signing of the driver it handed a Formula 1 debut back in 2000 could also be a shrewd move in its mission to move up the grid, says Luke Smith. Almost 21 years to the day since being

Aston Martin: Vettel can help bring out the best in Stroll

Aston Martin team principal Otmar Szafnauer says four-time Formula 1 world champion Sebastian Vettel will “bring out the best” in his teammate Lance Stroll. Vettel joins the former Racing Point outfit this year after his Ferrari contract was not extended beyond 2020. The German had a tough time against Charles

This New Gaming Wheel Can Be Used In A Real-Life BMW M4 GT3

Sim racing is serious business these days. It was already a big deal before being thrust into the spotlight earlier this as the non-virtual racing world was paused by Covid-19, and as a neat example of how far online motorsport has come, we have this steering wheel. Built via a

Can Porsche Taycan Turbo S Beat Lambo Aventador SVJ In A Drag Race?

The result was surprising, but we have reservations. Gasoline-powered cars matched up against electric vehicles aren’t really new here in We’ve seen several drag race matchups before, mostly with Teslas going up against any car in the market, whether mainstream or exotic supercars. This time, it’s Porsche’s turn with

McLaren: Ferrari can join fight for third in F1 standings

McLaren Formula 1 team boss Andreas Seidl has cautioned that Ferrari could join the battle for third in the constructors’ championship following its strong result in Turkey. Sebastian Vettel and Charles Leclerc finished third and fourth in the rain-affected Istanbul race, logging 27 points between them – by far the

MotoGP on TV today – How can I watch qualifying for the Valencia GP?

Valencia will host the penultimate qualifying session of the 2020 MotoGP season on November 14. Find out how to watch the Valencia Grand Prix qualifying, what time it starts and more here. What time does qualifying for the Valencia MotoGP start?  Q1 will begin at 2:50pm local time (CET), followed

Grosjean can ‘put fear aside’ for Indy 500 bid

Haas Formula 1 driver Romain Grosjean says he can “put fear aside” if he commits to racing in the Indy 500 next year. Both Grosjean and his teammate Kevin Magnussen are talking to IndyCar teams about drives in 2021 after being dropped by Haas. Grosjean insists he has high hopes

Valtteri Bottas can only 'delay' Lewis Hamilton in Turkey | F1 News by PlanetF1

Lewis Hamilton looks set to take his seventh World Championship at the Turkish GP, but Valtteri Bottas is out to delay him. Heading into the Turkish Grand Prix Hamilton holds an 85-point lead over Mercedes team-mate Bottas in the Drivers’ Championship. The Finn is also the last driver who can

Why Vettel’s next move can define his F1 legacy

Sebastian Vettel looked short of options to remain in F1 for 2021 after being ditched by Ferrari. But having taken a leap of faith with Aston Martin, Luke Smith asks if Vettel can rediscover his best form and take F1’s midfield minnow to the next level When Sebastian Vettel received