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Antonio Felix da Costa: Einige Rivalen müssen an ihrer Muskelkraft arbeiten

(Motorsport-Total.com) – “Sie müssen wohl noch mehr Stunden im Fitnessstudio verbringen, denn mir würde das Lenkrad nie aus den Händen geschlagen werden”, sagt Antonio Felix da Costa nachdem er im letzten Formel-E-Rennen der Saison 2021 in Berlin unsanft von Lucas di Grassi in die Mauer gedrückt wurde. Der Vorjahresmeister witzelt, dass di Grassi und auch Jake Dennis mehr Muskelkraft benötigen ...

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MotoGP Gossip: Crutchlow to replace Vinales at Silverstone

Yamaha’s decision to suspend Maverick Vinales for the Austrian MotoGP looks set to carry over into Silverstone with Cal Crutchlow replacing the Spaniard.   Crash MotoGP Podcast – Click here to listen to Keith Huewen, Harry Benjamin and our own Pete McLaren talk MotoGP Vinales was suspended for last weekend’s round ten after deliberately attempting to damage his bike’s engine during ...

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Scott Redding joins BMW for 2022 WorldSBK campaign

BMW Motorrad WorldSBK have confirmed that Scott Redding will make the switch from Ducati to the German manufacturer for the 2022 WorldSBK season.  The announcement comes off the back of Redding claiming his third WorldSBK win of the season at Most. Redding has spent the last two WorldSBK seasons with Ducati, while also competing for the Italian manufacturer in BSB ...

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Le Mans 24h: #8 Toyota heads 1-2 in red-flagged FP2

The two-hour FP2 session was run in darkness throughout, with all drivers required to complete at least five laps at night ahead of Saturday’s race.Jose Maria Lopez set the early pace in the #7 Toyota GR010 HYBRID he shares with Mike Conway and Kamui Kobayashi with a time of 3m29.810s, while Kazuki Nakajima worked down to 3m30.705s in the sister ...

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Le Mans 24h: #7 Toyota tops Qualifying as Hyperpole slots locked in

Kobayashi set the session’s benchmark time of 3m26.279s aboard his Toyota GR010 HYBRID in the first half of Wednesday night’s one-hour qualifying, going over a second quicker than team-mate Brendon Hartley in the sister #8 car that currently leads the World Endurance Championship points standings. In the second half of the session, Alpine driver Matthieu Vaxiviere split the two Toyotas ...

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NASCAR restores more COVID protocols to protect drivers

In response to the increased quantity of cases, NASCAR reintroduced a policy to require all team personnel and media wear a face mask in enclosed areas of the track at all times, regardless of vaccination status. This week, NASCAR has announced several additional changes – effective with this weekend’s races at World Wide Technology Raceway (Trucks) and Michigan International Speedway ...

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Yamaha won’t allow Vinales to race at British MotoGP

Vinales has been suspended by Yamaha following the Styrian GP, in which he attempted to deliberately damage his bike’s engine in the closing laps. Yamaha announced on the eve of last weekend’s Austrian GP that Vinales had been suspended and withdrawn from the second Red Bull Ring race. Vinales publicly apologised to Yamaha on Saturday in Austria, admitting his actions ...

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Mercedes announces Formula E exit to prioritise F1

The German marquee formally announced its decision to pull out of the all-electric championship upon the conclusion of season eight on Wednesday morning, days after it was reported that the Daimler Group had decided against continuing into the Gen3 era. It comes after Mercedes clinched its first Formula E titles at the season seven finale in Berlin last weekend with ...

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