The NASCAR legend’s IndyCar challenge

The NASCAR legend's IndyCar challenge

Approaching his IndyCar debut at 45 years old, Jimmie Johnson is an old rookie, but he’s not just any old rookie. In a NASCAR Cup career that spanned 20 years and 686 races, he won seven championships 83 race wins. Now he’s about to embark on an IndyCar career of currently indeterminate length, with Chip … Read more

AXR signs Johnson, Kobayashi, Pagenaud for all IMSA enduros

AXR signs Johnson, Kobayashi, Pagenaud for all IMSA enduros

After this trio – along with Mike Rockenfeller – finished second in the season-opening Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona, the Ally-sponsored Cadillac DPi-V.R was the subject of some speculation. In the past, AXR has proven well able to run two cars of race-winning potential, but last year entered just the #31 Whelen Engineering machine for Felipe … Read more

Kvyat joins Alpine as reserve F1 driver

Kvyat joins Alpine as reserve F1 driver

Kvyat dropped off the F1 grid at the end of the 2020 season after AlphaTauri opted to sign Red Bull youngster Yuki Tsunoda to partner Pierre Gasly for 2021. It marked the end of Kvyat’s third stint with the Faenza-based squad, and a second exit from the Red Bull umbrella of drivers, having previously departed … Read more

Mercedes hiding floor design for W12 F1 car

Mercedes hiding floor design for W12 F1 car

The German car manufacturer revealed its 2021 F1 challenger on Tuesday morning, but it was noticeable that it was not fitted with a floor that appeared optimised for the new rules – so was clearly not its new version. F1 has introduced new aero regulations for this year that demand an area in front of … Read more