Albon set to race Ferrari as part of Red Bull DTM programme

Alex Albon and Liam Lawson are set to race Ferrari 488 GT3s in the DTM as part of Red Bull’s return to the category, Motorsport.com has learned. It was announced earlier this month that Albon will compete in select races in the DTM this year with Red Bull’s support, after

McLaren Set to Join Formula E for 2022-23 Season

There’s set to be a new name on the Formula E grid from next season, as McLaren Racing has announced it has signed an option to join the electric racing series. McLaren, through its McLaren Applied arm, currently acts as sole supplier of battery technology to Formula E. That association

Audi set to quit Formula E, start LMDh project

Audi is set to end its involvement in Formula E in favour of a return to top-flight sportscar racing with a new LMDh project. The move raises the prospect of Audi returning to the Le Mans 24 Hours, where it picked up 13 outright wins between 2000 and 2014 before

CATL to set up an EV battery manufacturing facility in Indonesia, to invest US$5.1 billion into the project – paultan.org

Chinese battery manufacturer Contemporary Amperex Technology Limited (CATL) is setting up a manufacturing plant for electric vehicle batteries in the country and will be investing US$5.1 billion (RM20.88 billion) into the project, the Jakarta Globe reports. According to Bahlil Lahadahlia, the head of the country’s Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM), CATL

Russell set for back-of-grid start after engine penalty

George Russell is set to take a power unit grid penalty at the Turkish GP, becoming the first Formula 1 driver to earn one in 2020. The Williams man will take a new Mercedes V6, turbocharger and MGU-H. All are his fourth examples of the year, thus triggering a penalty

FCA to set up IT centre in Hyderabad

According to a media report, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) is setting up a 2,000-capacity IT centre in Hyderabad. The FCA facility will be located at the Salarpuria Knowledge City at Raidurg – Hyderabad’s IT hub.   This new facility will augment the existing Engineering teams in Pune and Chennai. The

GTA publishers set for £726m buy-out of Codemasters | F1 News by PlanetF1

Codemasters, the developer of the official F1 games, is set to be bought out by Take-Two, the publishing company behind the Grand Theft Auto franchise. The official Formula 1 video games have been developed and published by Codemasters since the company acquired the rights in 2008. In that time, 13

Dovizioso set to take MotoGP sabbatical in 2021

Outgoing Ducati MotoGP rider Andrea Dovizioso is set to take a sabbatical in 2021 and won’t become a test rider, Motorsport.com understands. Dovizioso’s future was placed into uncertainty during the Austrian Grand Prix weekend in August when he announced he would not be renewing his contract with Ducati for 2021,

SSC Tuatara Set Top Speed Record On Regular Michelin Tires

SCC tested the tires under load before attempting the run. Top speed records are pointless when nearly every public road has a speed limit. However, that doesn’t stop automakers from trying to go faster than the other guy, and SCC is no different. The company set a new record earlier