Belgian racing star Stoffel Vandoorne will make his WEC debut with Russian team SMP Racing at the upcoming TOTAL 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps (Saturday 4th May) and for the 24 Hours of Le Mans in June, replacing Jenson Button in the No. 11 BR Engineering BR1-AER.
Marcus Armstrong was quickest on Day 1 of the final FIA Formula 3 pre-season testing today in Budapest, Hungary. The PREMA Racing driver clocked in a time of 1:31.411 to finish ahead of teammate Jehan Daruvala and Leonardo Pulcini of Hitech Grand Prix.
Alex Rins beats Valentino Rossi and scores his first MotoGP victory. This also marks the end of Marc Marquez’s unbeaten run at the Circuit of the Americas.
Pirelli just announced what they learned tire-wise from the FP1 and FP2. The results can be found below.
The second practice session for the Australian Grand Prix has just finished. This session shows more of what we can expect for the race on Sunday.
Fernando Alonso announced last year that he is retired from Formula 1 racing. But he is to drive the new McLaren MCL34 Formula 1 car as part of his new role as McLaren Racing Ambassador. This will be to support the development of the new car.
Sophia Floersch announced that she is returning to racing next week. She will we back in the car during the testing days for the Formula European Masters in Monza. This after her horrific crash in Macau four months ago.