Britain's Jenson Button will stand in for Fernando Alonso at next month's Monaco Formula One Grand Prix while the Spaniard competes in the Indianapolis 500 on the same day, McLaren announced on Friday.
The Shanghai weather all but wiped out the first two practice sessions for the Chinese Formula One Grand Prix on Friday with poor visibility in the city, forcing the grounding of the medical support helicopter.
Sebastian Vettel outmaneuvered Lewis Hamilton and the world champion Mercedes team with a stunning victory in the season-opening Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne on Sunday.
The old ringmaster has gone, pushed aside by Formula One’s new American owners, and the marketing men have moved in with a mission to overhaul the circus and give spectators something more modern for their money.
Finnish driver Kimi Raikkonen smashed teammate Sebastian Vettel's best time in preseason testing by nearly half a second to dominate the morning session of the final day of testing on Friday.
Ferrari unveiled their new Formula One car, the SF70-H, on Friday with the minimum of fanfare after a disappointing 2016 season but plenty of hope among fans that the Italian team will return to winning ways.
Administrators of the Manor Formula One team are still talking to interested parties and have agreed to pay all staff salaries to the end of January, a spokesperson said Friday.
Monday's seventh stage of the Dakar Rally will be cut by half as heavy rain continues to cause havoc in the Bolivian section of the prestigious off-road race.
Formula One could shrink to 10 teams this season after Manor, the sport's smallest and least successful outfit, went into administration on Friday with more than 200 jobs at risk.
Nico Rosberg says that he lost the world title "three times in my head" in the season-defining race in Abu Dhabi, calling Lewis Hamilton's desperate attempts to wreck his dream smart driving.
Mercedes posted a tongue-in-cheek job advertisement on Thursday as they seek a replacement for newly retired Formula One world champion Nico Rosberg.
The French Formula One Grand Prix will return in 2018 after a 10-year absence, with the race scheduled to take place at the Circuit Paul Ricard in southern France, regional politician Christian Estrosi said on Monday.
Nico Rosberg stunned Formula One on Friday with the shock announcement that he was retiring only days after achieving his lifetime ambition by winning his first world championship with Mercedes.
Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton ensured the Formula 1 drivers' title will be decided in the last race by winning a thrilling Brazilian Grand Prix on Sunday.
Lewis Hamilton secured pole position for the Brazilian Grand Prix by eclipsing Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg in Saturday's qualifying session.
Britain's Lewis Hamilton claimed first place in the Mexican Grand Prix on Sunday, remaining in touch with rankings leader Nico Rosberg, who finished second.
Audi will quit participation in the Le Mans sports car race and the related World Endurance Championship next year after almost two decades and shift resources to electric-car racing, it said.
World champion Jorge Lorenzo lapped fastest in practice on a crash-filled Friday ahead of this weekend's Japanese MotoGP Grand Prix as Dani Pedrosa fractured his collarbone in a nasty spill.