UK Motorsports

There's So Much More British Motorsport Success Beyond F1 But You Wouldn't Know It

David Hobbs | Posted 07.12.2014 | UK Sport
David Hobbs

Three years ago, sportscar driver Allan McNish had a huge crash at Le Mans that destroyed his car and left many at the scene fearing for his safety be...

The Art of the Blue Flag

Lara Platman | Posted 05.11.2014 | 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.

Safety in Motorsport - The First Priority

Mitchell Gilbert | Posted 13.12.2014 | UK Sport
Mitchell Gilbert

I'm sitting in Moscow airport, getting ready to jet off to another GP3 race. However, this trip feels slightly different. The whole motorsport community, including myself, is dealing with the aftermath and emotion of the Jules Bianchi crash.

The Magic of the Audi A1

Lara Platman | Posted 20.11.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Lara Platman

It is this confidence that I hold in my head about the Audi philosophy, about this Audi car. The A1 is the only Audi I have driven so far and already I feel extremely assured that my driving experience in it will be a jolly good one.

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.

Which F1 Drivers Are Taking The Ice Bucket Challenge?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.08.2014 | UK Sport

Well, we wondered how long it would take and the Belgian Grand Prix has provided us with two new ALS Ice Bucket Challenge 'victims'. After enjoying...

Brit Chilton Dropped By Marussia F1 Team

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 21.08.2014 | UK Sport

Max Chilton's future in Formula One is on the line as the Briton is out of Sunday's Belgian Grand Prix due to what Marussia describe as "contractual i...

Hamilton Junior Targets BTCC

The Huffington Post UK | David Hobbs | Posted 19.08.2014 | UK Sport

Lewis Hamilton's brother Nicolas has set his sights on racing in Britain's premier racing series, the British Touring Car Championship. The 22-year...

Driver Killed In Classic Car Race

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.07.2014 | UK Sport

A driver has been killed in an accident during a classic car race at Silverstone. Denis Welch was driving in a race for pre-1966 Grand Prix cars wh...

Lauda Says Sorry For 'S*** Ferrari' Jibe

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.07.2014 | UK Sport

Niki Lauda has apologised in person to all at Ferrari following his derogatory remarks made in the wake of Sunday's German Grand Prix. Mercedes non...

Keep Calm and Drive Fast

Lara Platman | Posted 24.09.2014 | UK Sport
Lara Platman

It does take time, or rather I ought to say money, to go racing... Racing is expensive and whilst one might think "Gosh paying for simulator time when I could be on a track" is indeed true, but mixed in with a planned racing or track time schedule, the simulator will save you money in the end.

Massa Still Blames 'Aggressive' Magnussen For Crash

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 24.07.2014 | UK Sport

Formula 1 driver Felipe Massa has refused to back down in his condemnation of Kevin Magnussen following their first-corner collision in Germany. Ma...

F1 Boss Wolff Turns 'Totonator' After Bike Tumble

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK Sport

Mercedes motorsport boss Toto Wolff is still due to attend this weekend's Hungarian Grand Prix despite sustaining a number of fractures in a cycling a...

Remember This? Mexico Grand Prix Returns To F1

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.07.2014 | UK Sport

The Mexico Grand Prix is to return to the Formula 1 calendar for the first time in 23 years, Bernie Ecclestone has said. The F1 boss confirmed to F...

LOOK: Hamilton's German GP Crash In Pictures

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 19.07.2014 | UK Sport

Lewis Hamilton feels Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg was handed "another gift" after a qualifying crash again put the Briton on the back foot in this ...

Hamilton Takes Early Initiative At German GP

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK Sport

Lewis Hamilton spearheaded another one-two for Mercedes in practice, but Daniel Ricciardo is threatening to spoil the German manufacturing giant's par...

What Next For Susie Wolff After Impressive German GP?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK Sport

Susie Wolff now faces "the million dollar question" as to where her Formula One career goes from here. As part of her planned programme as Williams...

Why Has Nico Rosberg's World Cup Helmet annoyed Fifa?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.07.2014 | UK Sport

UPDATED 13:20, 17/07/14 - Fifa response In an act that demonstrates just how far world football has been taken away from the ordinary fan and into ...

Nico's Great Week: Wedding, World Cup And New Mercedes Deal

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.07.2014 | UK Sport

Make hay whilst the sun shines is the old saying and Nico Rosberg has certainly enjoyed a great week as he prepares for Sunday's German Grand Prix wit...

Goodwood 72 Members Meeting and Festival of Speed

Lara Platman | Posted 14.09.2014 | UK Sport
Lara Platman

The Summer Season once use to be young ladies visiting London or Bath to 'come out', for suitors. I rather think these days, the season is more about attending Goodwood in one form or another and with the introduction of the 72 Members Meeting in addition to the Festival of Speed, the 'Season' is well and truly open.

Coming To A Road Near You Soon?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.07.2014 | UK Sport

Councils are to be given powers to stage motor races on public roads for the first time, David Cameron has revealed. Downing Street said legislatio...

'Home Race? Nico's Never Been In Germany'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 08.07.2014 | UK Sport

Lewis Hamilton has had a friendly dig at his Formula 1 championship rival Nico Rosberg by jokingly questioning his allegiance to Germany ahead of his ...

LOOK: Hamilton Recovers From 'Kick In The Balls' For Silverstone Glory

The Huffington Post UK | David Hobbs | Posted 06.07.2014 | UK Sport

Lewis Hamilton paid tribute to his home fans' support as he reflected on his second British Grand Prix victory after a difficult first two days at Sil...

Hamilton Takes Victory At Drama-Filled British GP

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.07.2014 | UK Sport

Lewis Hamilton thrilled his home fans by winning the British Grand Prix after a huge crash involving Kimi Raikkonen on the opening lap had halted the ...

WATCH: Huge Crash For Raikkonen Halts British GP

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.07.2014 | UK Sport

Updated: 14:20, 6 July 2014: Grand Prix restarted The British Grand Prix was stopped for an hour after a huge crash involving Kimi Raikkonen on the...