Carlos Sainz claimed victory on the seventh stage of the Dakar Rally Saturday with Peugeot teammate Sebastien Loeb reclaiming the overall lead on a rain-lashed day which saw the grueling event suffer another tragedy.
Nine-time world rally champion Sebastien Loeb will add some extra spice to this year's Dakar Rally in which Qatari Nasser al-Attiyah will bid to defend his title in Argentina and Bolivia.
French carmaker Renault will return to Formula One as a racing team in its own name next season after agreeing to take over Lotus.
Renault hope to confirm their plans for the 2016 Formula One season next week, including the expected takeover of Lotus, managing director Cyril Abiteboul said on Friday.
NASCAR's championship field was set Sunday at rain-soaked Phoenix International Raceway when the race was called 93 laps from the scheduled finish -- denying Joey Logano and three others a chance to race their way into the finale.
Australian Daniel Ricciardo expects this weekend's Brazilian Grand Prix to be used as an evaluation test by his Red Bull team as they run Renault's latest upgraded engines.
Regardless of his two previous victories at the Brazilian Grand Prix and predictions that his Williams car will be competitive on Sunday at Interlagos, veteran Brazilian driver Felipe Massa is aiming a bit lower.
Jorge Lorenzo won his third MotoGP title with a victory at the season-ending Valencia GP on Sunday as Valentino Rossi failed to make up enough ground on his Yamaha teammate from the back of the grid.
Lewis Hamilton slipped and skidded around the Circuit of the Americas, then retreated to the Mercedes garage.
Spain's Dani Pedrosa cruised to victory in the Malaysian MotoGP Sunday, with Jorge Lorenzo snatching second place to cut into championship leader Valentino Rossi's points lead.