William Byron points penalty rescinded by appeals panel

Byron, the driver of Hendrick Motorsports’ No. 24 Chevrolet, had originally been fined $50,000 and docked 25 driver and owner points for retaliating against Denny Hamlin under caution in the Sept. 25 race at Texas Motor Speedway.
After a hearing on Thursday afternoon, the panel – which consisted of Hunter Nickell, Dale Pinilis and Kevin Whitaker – elected to double Byron’s fine to …Keep reading Source

Verstappen: I need “perfect” F1 Japanese GP weekend to wrap up title

The Red Bull driver heads into Suzuka with a 104-points advantage over closest rival Charles Leclerc, with Sergio Perez a further two-points back. He needs to finish the race 112 points clear of both to be assured of the title this weekend.
The clearest route for Verstappen to get what he needs would be to win the race and take fastest lap, as that would give him exactly the number of points he …Keep reading Source

Rouse, 26, dies following Donington Park crash

“Chrissy Rouse has died at the age of 26 after a crash while riding in the British Superbike Championship at Donington Park. Rouse sustained a significant head injury and was put in a medically induced coma before being transferred to hospital. A statement from the British Superbike Championship said he \”passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family in hospital\”.”Source

Bourdais: 2023 Cadillac GTP car “keeps you awake”

After the final race in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship’s DPi era at Road Atlanta, Cadillac, BMW and Acura stayed on for a long-form test at the 2.54-mile roadcourse. In the course of this, the new Cadillac passed the 11,000km (6835-mile) mark in terms of track distance covered during its development.
Sebastien Bourdais, who will continue with Renger van der Zande in a Ganassi-run …Keep reading Source

2022 NASCAR at the Roval – Start time, how to watch, schedule & more

Chase Elliott emerged victorious at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway, denying Ryan Blaney a chance of becoming the 20th different winner of the 2022 season by 0.046s.
After the race, these drivers found themselves below the cut line: Austin Cindric, William Byron, Christopher Bell, and Alex Bowman. Chase Briscoe is tied with Cindric and sits just above the cut …Keep reading Source

Ferrucci returns to IndyCar full-time with AJ Foyt Racing

Ferrucci, who made his initial forays into the NTT IndyCar Series in 2018 with Dale Coyne Racing and spent his first two full seasons there, has been a part-timer for the last two seasons.
He had five races in 2021 with Rahal Letterman Lanigan-Honda, while this year he competed for three different teams – RLL, Dreyer & Reinbold Racing, and Juncos Hollinger Racing. The first and last …Keep reading Source

Ferrucci returns to IndyCar full-time with AJ Foyt for 2023

Ferrucci, who made his initial forays into the IndyCar Series in 2018 with Dale Coyne Racing and spent his first two full seasons there, has been a part-timer for the last two seasons.
He had five races in 2021 with Rahal Letterman Lanigan, while this year he competed for three different teams – RLL, Dreyer & Reinbold Racing, and Juncos Hollinger Racing.
The first and last of these was …Keep reading Source

Motorsport.tv guide: What’s on 7-9 October weekend?

This weekend’s action kicks off with races in the BMW M2 Cup and GT World Challenge America, while on Saturday and Sunday there will be important races from early in the morning and going non-stop until Sunday evening. 

Here is a guide to what’s on Motorsport.tv for the weekend of 7-9 October. For a detailed list of what’s available in your area, please visit the livestream …Keep reading Source