Category Archives: MotorSports

Epic world solar car race begins in Australia

Epic world solar car race begins in Australia

Epic world solar car race begins in Australia SYDNEY An epic 3,000-kilometer solar car race across the desert heart of Australia designed to showcase new technology that could one day…

Hamilton aiming to build championship lead at Japanese GP

Hamilton aiming to build championship lead at Japanese GP

Hamilton aiming to build championship lead at Japanese GP Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton can widen his lead when Formula One wraps up its Asian leg at the Japanese Grand Prix…

Mercedes unhappy despite extending lead in F1 title race

Mercedes unhappy despite extending lead in F1 title race

Mercedes unhappy despite extending lead in F1 title race auto racing SEPANG, Malaysia Mercedes is giving a false impression of dominance in this season’s Formula One championship. That’s the opinion…

Honda committed to F1, says sport's CEO

Honda committed to F1, says sport’s CEO

Honda committed to F1, says sport’s CEO auto racing SINGAPORE Formula One chief Chase Carey said on Wednesday he was confident that Honda was in F1 for the long haul…

F1 needs two races in China, says McLaren boss

F1 needs two races in China, says McLaren boss Formula One needs two races in China and one should be on a street circuit to help make the sport more…

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”…