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Is Formula E the future of motorsport?

The fifth Formula E season gets underway in Saudi Arabia on Saturday, but will it be worth watching?Since its inception in 2014, the all-electric racing series Formula E has split opinion. For motorsport purists, the absence of an exhaust...

F1 engine manufacturers will have to share tech with new entrants under new rules

5:33 AM ETESPN staffFormula One is hoping to attract new engine manufacturers to the grid by introducing rules that require existing manufacturers to share technology with new entrants.The idea is essentially a compromise solution after the sport's bosses backed...

The Aston Martin Valkyrie’s V12 sounds like an F1 engine from the 1990s

7:46 AM ETESPN staffAston Martin has released the first audio and images of the V12 engine that will power the Adrian Newey-designed Valkyrie hypercar.Newey, who has designed some of the most successful Formula One cars of recent decades, started...

McLaren enters professional cycling with Bahrain-Merida

6:31 AM ETESPN staffMcLaren will enter the world of professional cycling after announcing a joint venture with Team Bahrain-Merida.The deal will see McLaren apply its racing know-how to the cycling team, which counts 2014 Tour de France winner Vicenzo...

Supercars give Ford Mustang green light

Ford Mustangs will race in next year's Supercars championship after being given the green light to compete in Australia's premier motorsport category.The iconic muscle car has passed aerodynamic testing and will line up on the grid starting at the...

Red Bull once doubted Daniel Ricciardo’s overtaking ability

11:06 AM ETESPN staffChristian Horner now rates Daniel Ricciardo as Formula One's best overtaker but admits he once had his reservations about the Australian's ability to go wheel to wheel with rivals.Ricciardo will move to Renault 2019 but in...

Supercars rookie quits team after bad year

New Zealand driver Richie Stanaway and Tickford Racing have parted ways after a shocking rookie Supercars season.Stanaway finished 25th in his first full season in the championship, despite starting the year with high hopes after his Sandown 500 victory...

Lewis Hamilton collects champion’s trophy and aims for more

Lewis Hamilton looked forward to more success with Mercedes after collecting his fifth Formula One world champion's trophy at the governing FIA's gala awards on Friday.Britain's most successful racing driver, and only the third man to win at least...

Alexander Rossi replaces Graham Rahal for Team Penske endurance races

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Alexander Rossi has replaced fellow IndyCar driver Graham Rahal at Acura Team Penske for the IMSA sports car endurance events.Rossi will share the No. 7 Acura ARX-05 DPi with full-time Penske drivers Helio Castroneves and Ricky...

FIA Annual General Assembly 2018

The FIA held its General Assembly in Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation, today, bringing to a close its annual series of meetings of Sport and Mobility FIA Member Clubs from...

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Justin Layne of Michigan State Spartans declares for NFL draft

Michigan State cornerback Justin Layne will forgo his senior season and enter the NFL draft.Layne announced his decision in a tweet Friday, thanking coach...