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Leclerc’s younger brother Arthur joins Ferrari academy

Charles Leclerc's younger brother Arthur has joined Ferrari's Driver Academy, the Italian Formula One team's junior programme, the team announced on Friday.The 19-year-old Monegasque becomes part of a group of promising youngsters that includes Mick Schumacher, son of Ferrari...

Charles Leclerc’s younger brother Arthur joins Ferrari academy

Charles Leclerc's younger brother Arthur has joined Ferrari's Driver Academy, the Italian Formula One team's junior programme, the team announced on Friday.The 19-year-old Monegasque becomes part of a group of promising youngsters that includes Mick Schumacher, son of Ferrari...

Mercedes to debut 2020 car on Valentine’s Day

Formula One world champions Mercedes have scheduled a Valentine's Day debut for the car Lewis Hamilton would love to take him to a seventh title this season.The team said in a statement on Friday that an initial shakedown run...

W Series links up with Formula One for United States, Mexico Grands Prix

The all-female W Series will be part of the Formula One support programme in its second season with new races at the United States and Mexico Grands Prix in October, organisers announced on Thursday.The W Series, conceived as a...

Williams signs Nissany as test driver

The Williams Formula One team has named Roy Nissany as its test driver for the upcoming season.The Israeli racing driver took part in a post-season test with the team last year and has now secured a deal that will...

Scott McLaughlin hopes to be IndyCar-bound with Team Penske

GOLD COAST, Australia -- A two-time touring car champion in Australia, Scott McLaughlin is hoping his next stop will be the IndyCar circuit in the United States. And working with a guy like Roger Penske might certainly help.The New...

Supercars champ wants US opportunity

Supercars star Scott McLaughlin has indicated he wants to pursue a racing career in the United States, after his IndyCar test earlier this week.The two-time Supercars champion completed 141 laps in a Team Penske car during a test day...

Swedish driver Marcus Ericsson lands hot chocolate company sponsor

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A hot chocolate company led by Hollywood stuntman and occasional racer Stanton Barrett has signed as primary sponsor for Swedish driver Marcus Ericsson at Chip Ganassi Racing.This is the first entry into IndyCar for Huski Chocolate,...

Race in Saudi Arabia looking likely

In the latest roundup of off-season news, reports link Saudi Arabia to a £50-million sponsorship deal with F1 and future engine regulations are up for discussion.Saudi Arabia is in the final stages of agreeing a race and sponsorship deal...

Motorbike racer Paulo Goncalves dies in Dakar Rally

Portuguese motorbike rider Paulo Goncalves has died at the Dakar Rally, becoming the first competitor killed since the event's move to Saudi Arabia this year. He was 40.Rally organizers said Goncalves fell from his Hero motorbike during the seventh...

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