Monday, October 21, 2013
New Zealand driver Scott Dixon has won the IndyCar championship, using a fifth-place finish at Auto Club Speedway to deny Helio Castroneves his first title.
Former world number one amateur Jin Jeong overcame a bout of nerves to beat England's Ross Fisher in a play-off to win his maiden professional title at the Perth International on Sunday.
Sunday, October 20, 2013
Jorge Lorenzo survived a bizarre encounter with a stray seagull during qualifying at the Australian Grand Prix on Saturday before edging out title leader Marc Marquez to take pole position in a record lap.
McLaren chief Martin Whitmarsh has left the Formula One paddock in puzzled suspense by defending Mexican driver Sergio Perez as the storied team face a 33-year low.
Saturday, October 19, 2013
Spain's defending world champion Jorge Lorenzo topped both practice sessions Friday as title challenger Marc Marquez struck trouble ahead of this weekend's Australian MotoGP at Phillip Island.
Wednesday, October 16, 2013
The retirement of Casey Stoner will be keenly felt at Sunday's Australian MotoGP, where the two-time world champion's domination was a guarantee of solid crowds and a comfort to organizers under pressure to rein in costs.
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
Sebastian Vettel is used to dominating from the front but a brilliant, come-from-behind victory in Japan silenced the critics and proved it's not all about his Red Bull car.
Monday, October 14, 2013
Spain's Dani Pedrosa won the Malaysian Grand Prix for the second year in a row on Sunday but his compatriot Marc Marquez finished second to move to the brink of clinching the MotoGP title in his rookie season.
Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel won the Japanese Grand Prix on Sunday but will have to wait to seal a fourth-straight Formula One title as nearest rival Fernando Alonso finished fourth.
Formula One drivers paid their respects on Sunday to former Spanish test driver Maria de Villota before the start of the Japanese Grand Prix.