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Marquez wins San Marino GP

MotoGP world champion Marc Marquez won a San Marino Grand Prix thriller for Honda on Sunday while ­Valentino Rossi extended his overall lead to 23 points despite a strategy ­blunder that cost him victory.
Soure:Agencies: 2015/9/13 22:58:01

Lorenzo aiming to deny Rossi at 'home' GP

Championship leader Valentino Rossi and Yamaha teammate Jorge Lorenzo will be on one of their most successful circuits in San Marino on Sunday, the 13th of 18 MotoGP races in 2015.
Soure:AFP: 2015/9/11 5:03:03

Frenchman Ogier aims for 3rd world rally title

Frenchman Sebastien Ogier set the fastest time in the Rally Australia pre-race shakedown Thursday as he bids to win his third consecutive world rally championship.
Soure:AFP: 2015/9/10 23:53:39

Season-opener postponed

The opening round of the second season of the FIA Formula E Championship will now take place on October 24, organizers announced Wednesday.
Soure:Agencies: 2015/9/9 22:53:01

Lewis Hamilton extends lead to 53 points

Lewis Hamilton extended his lead in this year's drivers' world championship to 53 points on Sunday when he drove to a flawless and consummate victory in the Italian Grand Prix.
Soure:AFP: 2015/9/6 23:28:03

Partnership extended

Shell and Ferrari have extended the oldest partnership in Formula One for a further five years, both sides announced Sunday.
Soure:Agencies: 2015/9/6 23:03:01

Hamilton tops qualifying at Monza

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton saw off a strong Ferrari challenge at the Italian team's home Grand Prix to seal his seventh pole position in a row and 11th in 12 races on Saturday.
Soure:Reuters: 2015/9/5 23:03:01

Williams retain Bottas and Massa for 2016

Finland's Valtteri Bottas and Brazilian Felipe Massa will be racing for Williams again next season, the Formula One team said on Thursday in an announcement ending speculation about the possible return of Jenson Button.
Soure:Reuters: 2015/9/3 23:28:01

Hulkenberg renews contract

Nico Hulkenberg will stay on with Force India until at least the end of the 2017 season, the British-based Formula One team announced Tuesday.
Soure:Agencies: 2015/9/1 23:48:01

Pirelli responds in war of words over tires

A war of words over tire safety between Pirelli and Ferrari raged on Monday in the aftermath of Sunday's Belgian Grand Prix, won in consummate ­fashion by ­defending champion Lewis Hamilton.
Soure:AFP: 2015/8/25 0:38:50

Ogier consolidates lead

World champion Sebastien Ogier in a Volkswagen Polo won the Rally of Germany on Sunday to consolidate his lead in this year standings.
Soure:Agencies: 2015/8/24 0:43:07

Hamilton cruises to Belgian win

Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton won the Belgian Grand Prix from pole ­position on Sunday to stretch his lead over Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg to 28 points with eight races remaining.
Soure:Reuters: 2015/8/24 0:38:03

Night race in Russia

The Russian Grand Prix could become a night race as early as 2017, according to Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone and organizers.
Soure:Agencies: 2015/8/24 0:18:01

Aids clampdown for 2016

Formula One is set for a further clampdown on the use of telemetric driver aids next year in the wake of revised rules on clutch settings being introduced for Sunday's Belgian Grand Prix.
Soure:Agencies: 2015/8/20 22:43:02

Lorenzo wins Czech MotoGP, takes overall lead from teammate Rossi

Spain's Jorge Lorenzo won the Czech ­Republic MotoGP race in Brno on ­Sunday to level Yamaha teammate Valentino Rossi at the top of the overall championship standings after 11 out of 18 races.
Soure:AFP: 2015/8/17 0:03:33

Villeneuve goes electric

Former Formula One world champion Jacques Villeneuve is coming out of retirement to compete in the Formula E championship next season.
Soure:Agencies: 2015/8/9 22:58:15

Button burgled in France

Britain's Jenson Button may have been gassed during a burglary at a rented villa in St Tropez, France, a spokesperson for the former Formula One world champion said.
Soure:Reuters: 2015/8/8 0:28:02

Latvala wins Finnish Rally

Jari-Matti Latvala won his home Finnish Rally for the second year in a row on Sunday with Volkswagen teammate and double world champion Sebastien Ogier second.
Soure:Agencies: 2015/8/3 0:18:03