'Mattia Binotto tough in the face of team-mate troubles'

Mattia Binotto can be a “tough” boss when he needs to be, such as when Ferrari’s team-mate troubles spill over on the track, revealed Charles Leclerc. Although Ferrari went into this season billing Sebastian Vettel as their number one man, it quickly became apparent that Leclerc was not going to

Elliott escapes elimination in ‘total team effort’ at Kansas

Chase Elliott clawed his way into the Round of 8 with an impressive charge in the closing laps at Kansas Speedway. With the laps clicking away and Elliott running solidly in eighth place, it appeared his 2019 playoff run was over as he was still three points shy of Brad

Alex Albon in 'no mans land' at Suzuka

Red Bull driver Alex Albon admits that his poor start left him running in “no mans land” at the Japanese Grand Prix. The Anglo-Thai driver qualified P6, setting an identical time to that of his team-mate Max Verstappen, but a poor getaway caused him to fall behind the Mclarens at

Lynk & Co Euro launch in 'anti-car' Amsterdam: report

Geely sub-brand Lynk & Co has chosen Amsterdam as the location for its European market launch at the end of 2020 partly due to the city’s reputation of being anti-car, Autocar reports. “Amsterdam is a trendsetting city with a reputation for not liking cars. We think if we start there,

First TCR Cupra arrives in Australia

The first Cupra TCR car has arrived in Australia and could debut in the local series as soon as next month. The car has been imported from Germany by the Garage1 squad, which will run it under a ‘premium access’ deal with Aussie Volkswagen Audi Group dealer Melbourne Performance Centre.

EU targets 37.5% reduction in car emissions by 2030

The European Union has agreed on a goal to reduce carbon dioxide emissions from passenger cars by 37.5% by 2030, paving the way for a stronger zero-emission vehicle push over the next decade. The agreement brings to an end the divide among countries in the 28-nation bloc on how strict

2019 Kia Sorento 2.4 EX in Malaysia – from RM170k

Kia Malaysia recently introduced the facelifted Kia Sorento, which is being offered in two variants – 2.4 EX at RM169,888 (on-the-road without insurance) and 2.2D SX at RM179,888. Here, we bring you a full gallery of the UM-generation, seven-seat SUV in its base 2.4 EX variant. Styling revisions on the

Vettel sees no ‘pattern’ in Leclerc qualifying defeats

Sebastian Vettel feels there hasn’t been “any pattern” in his qualifying deficit to Charles Leclerc, after the Monegasque racer took his fourth Formula 1 pole on the trot in Russia. Vettel trailed Leclerc by 0.425s in the final qualifying segment at the Sochi Autodrom, and was bumped off the front

Need For Speed In Real Life Gets Equally Amazing Sequel

Looking better than the original video game. Earlier this summer, we stumbled upon a video on YouTube recreating a race from the Need For Speed video game series in real life. The short clip featured several Japanese performance cars, racing on open public roads with no traffic. This time around, in

Josef Newgarden wins second IndyCar title as Colton Herta wins race at Laguna Seca

Josef Newgarden finished eighth Sunday good enough to secure his second series title in the last three seasons. The victors in Sunday’s Firestone Grand Prix of Monterey season finale at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca provided a strong look into the present and future of American talent in the NTT IndyCar