Category Archives: MotorSports

Sato still reveling in Indy triumph

Sato still reveling in Indy triumph

Sato still reveling in Indy triumph Still ecstatic on Tuesday at his new place in history as the first Japanese driver to win “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing,” Sato posed…

Denver sportswriter out of job after tweet about Japanese Indy 500 winner

Denver sportswriter out of job after tweet about Japanese Indy 500 winner

Denver sportswriter out of job after tweet about Japanese Indy 500 winner A veteran sportswriter left the Denver Post on Monday after he said he was unsettled by a Japanese…

Takuma Sato becomes first Japanese to win Indianapolis 500

Takuma Sato becomes first Japanese to win Indianapolis 500 INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA – Takuma Sato won the 101st running of the Indianapolis 500 on Sunday, becoming the first Japanese driver to…

Formula One stars Hamilton, Rosberg escape punishment after crash

Formula One Hamilton, Rosberg escape punishment after crash

Formula One stars Hamilton, Rosberg escape punishment after crash   BARCELONA — Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg escaped punishment for their collision on the opening lap of Sunday’s spectacular Spanish…

Japanese national anthem delights foreigners, Japanese commenters have no idea why

Toyota follows Cup title with 1st Daytona 500 victory

Toyota follows Cup title with 1st Daytona 500 victory DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Oh, what a feeling! Toyota notched its first Daytona 500 victory Sunday, winning “The Great American Race”…

Fukui defies critics of nuclear evacuation plan

Fukui defies critics of nuclear evacuation plan

Fukui defies critics of nuclear evacuation plan OSAKA – Last week’s approval by Fukui Gov. Issei Nishikawa to restart two Takahama nuclear reactors, followed by the Fukui District Court’s lifting of…

Williams set sights on Ferrari

Williams set sights on Ferrari

Williams set sights on Ferrari The race for second place in the Constructors’ Championship is set to intensify over the next few races with Williams looking to overhaul Ferrari. After…

Honda remains upbeat despite F1 problems

Honda remains upbeat despite F1 problems

Honda remains upbeat despite F1 problems SPIELBERG, AUSTRIA – Honda is committed to Formula One and expects its relationship with McLaren to become a winning one despite current problems with…

What We Learned At Jerez

What We Learned At Jerez

What We Learned At Jerez   Mercedes are getting more reliable.  Nico Rosberg set the tone for the four-day test with his opening day tally of 157 laps. In all,…

Ready for action - 2015 car launch & pre-season test schedule

F1 Ready for action – 2015 car launch & pre-season test schedule

Ready for action – 2015 car launch & pre-season test schedule The waiting is almost over – in a little under a week the covers will begin to come off…