UK Motor Racing

Why McLaren Should Have Opted for Youth Over Jenson Button

Mitchell Gilbert | Posted 21.02.2015 | UK Sport
Mitchell Gilbert

Time will tell if Jenson can take it to Alonso, the best driver ever in the modern era in my opinion. I think Jenson might find himself having a tough year, being constantly beat by someone who is much better than him.

The Art of the Blue Flag

Lara Platman | Posted 04.01.2015 | UK Sport
Lara Platman

Last weekend I had the fantastic honour of spending the day with the marshals at Silverstone for the Walter Hayes Trophy. Usually the last weekend in the motor racing season, the marshals all gather to catch up before the long winter break.

Formula E: Inspiring the Future of Transport

Ken M Allen | Posted 10.11.2014 | UK
Ken M Allen

Around two years ago, Formula E was nothing but an idea. Looking at the world's first fully-electric racing championship today, it is amazing to see how that idea has transformed into reality.

Hoy Targeting Comeback In 2016... Only It Could Be At Le Mans

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 09.04.2014 | UK Sport

Sir Chris Hoy is planning a competitive comeback in 2016, with the Le Mans 24 hours race the target rather than the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games. T...

World-Record Car Jump Ends In Awful Crash (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.03.2014 | UK Sport

Guerlain Chicherit attempted to break a world record by performing a car long jump of 110m in Tignes, France. In this video, watch Guerlain’s veh...

Being Seriously Cool With Nick Mason

Lara Platman | Posted 30.04.2014 | UK
Lara Platman

In amongst this glorious throng of speed awaiting to happen are about five or six cars that Nick, and his 'works' drivers like to race each season at notable events, such as Goodwood Revival, Silverstone Classic and the Historic Monte Carlo Grand Prix.

It's Not Easy Being Green: DiCaprio Enters Formula E Team

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.12.2013 | UK Sport

Leonardo DiCaprio has entered a new electric motor racing team for the first season of Formula E. The Inception star has co-founded a Monaco-based ...

Win A VIP Trip To Silverstone

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.11.2013 | UK Sport


F1 Drivers Threaten German Boycott Over Pirelli Tyres

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 05.07.2013 | UK Sport

Pirelli head into practice for the Formula 1 German Grand Prix under enormous pressure to prove their tyres are safe after the drivers threatened a bo...

Hamilton Swaps F1 For Red Arrows (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.06.2013 | UK Sport

Lewis Hamilton swapped the track for the sky as the McLaren Mercedes driver enjoyed a training and flying session with Red Arrows ahead of this weeken...

Romain Grosjean On Raikkonen, Prost/Senna And A French Grand Prix

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.06.2013 | UK Sport

Romain Grosjean is into his second year with Lotus after returning to Formula 1 in 2011 and will be on track this weekend at the British Grand Prix at...

Webber To Quit Formula 1 For Porsche

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 27.06.2013 | UK Sport

Mark Webber is to quit Formula One at the end of the season to race sports cars for German manufacturer Porsche. The 36-year-old Australian has dec...

Win Tickets To The 2013 Formula 1 British Grand Prix!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.06.2013 | UK Sport

As the Official Logistics Partner of Formula 1®, DHL is trusted to deliver this world class event all over the world. That’s hundreds of to...

Track Marshal Dies At Canadian Grand Prix

PA | Posted 10.06.2013 | UK Sport

A track marshal died after being injured in an accident during the Canadian Grand Prix. The news was confirmed by motor sport's world governing bod...

Vettel Extends Drivers' Championship Lead With Canadian WIn (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 10.06.2013 | UK Sport

Sebastian Vettel says it is too early to start thinking about winning his fourth successive Formula One world championship after yesterday's Canadian ...

Pirelli Woes Continue, No New Tyres for Canada

Todd McCandless | Posted 29.07.2013 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

Two weeks can be a long time in Formula One. It's long enough to go from being lapped in the Spanish Grand Prix to winning the Monaco Grand Prix and also testing Pirelli tyres for 1,000km.

Japanese Rider Matsushita Killed During Isle Of Man TT Qualifying

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 28.05.2013 | UK Sport

Japanese rider Yoshinari Matsushita has been killed during qualifying for the Isle of Man TT, Auto Cycle Union Events Ltd has announced. The 43-yea...

Räikkönen To Wear James Hunt Tribute At Monaco GP (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.05.2013 | UK Sport

The 2013 Monaco Grand Prix will mark the 40th anniversary of 1976 Formula One World Champion James Hunt’s grand prix debut, and 2007 World Champion ...

Rosberg Fastest In Monaco Grand Prix Practice (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.05.2013 | UK Sport

Nico Rosberg underlined why he may again be the man to beat over one lap ahead of this weekend's Monaco Grand Prix. On pole position at the last tw...

19 Years On: Ayrton Senna's Death At The San Marino Grand Prix (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.05.2013 | UK Sport

Nineteen years ago today the sporting world was shocked when Williams Forumla One driver Ayrton Senna died at the San Marino Grand Prix. The Brazil...

Lando Norris: The Next Lewis Hamilton?

The Huffington Post UK | Gareth Morgan | Posted 24.04.2013 | UK Sport

‘The next Lewis Hamilton’ is a phrase often thrown about for young motorsport talents, but for 13-year-old Lando Norris, it has more right to stic...

Sharapova Named Porsche Ambassador (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.04.2013 | UK Sport

Maria Sharapova is the face of Nike, Tag Heuer and whatever tennis tournament she features in, and now she can add sports cars to her list after being...

Vettel Wins Bahrain Grand Prix (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 22.04.2013 | UK Sport

Sebastian Vettel described his performance as "flawless, seamless" and "pretty dominant" after racing to his second win of the season at the Bahrain G...

My Sister, the Formula One Driver

David Stoddart | Posted 12.06.2013 | UK Sport
David Stoddart

Dreams do come true. At 30, my sister Susie Wolff is a development driver for the Williams Formula One team and had her first F1 test last year. Susie trusted me to film over a year of her racing life for my documentary Driven: The Fastest Woman in the World filmed over a year of Susie's racing life, including her testing for Williams.

Haye And Schumacher Go Skydiving (PICTURE)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.04.2013 | UK Sport

No, it's not the first still from the Point Break remake (what the hell are they thinking?), it's boxing's David Haye and former Formula 1 world champ...