‘You need to be heard’: Susie Wolff’s life in motorsports is about more than racing

[ad_1] Susie Wolff’s quiet confidence is evident the moment you meet her. She’s ambitious and bold, not afraid to fight for something she believes in. And when her character came into question when the FIA launched an inquiry into allegations of conflict of interest last year, Wolff pushed back, filing a criminal complaint last month … Read more

F1 can’t — and shouldn’t — just ‘move on’ from under its cloud of controversy

[ad_1] Stay informed on all the biggest stories in Formula One. Sign up here to receive the Prime Tire newsletter in your inbox every Tuesday and Friday. JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia — Christian Horner believes it is time to “move on” and put the focus back on Formula One’s on-track action, saying that is “where the spotlight should … Read more

Max Verstappen’s father: Red Bull could be ‘torn apart’ if Horner stays

[ad_1] Stay informed on all the biggest stories in Formula One. Sign up here to receive the Prime Tire newsletter in your inbox every Tuesday and Friday. Fractures within Red Bull Racing appear to have grown after Max Verstappen’s father, Jos, warned the team was “in danger of being torn apart” if Christian Horner remained in charge … Read more

Dale Earnhardt Jr. leaving NBC for Amazon, Warner Bros. Discovery

[ad_1] The biggest name in NASCAR is on the move. Dale Earnhardt Jr. is leaving NBC and heading to racing newcomers Amazon Prime Video and Warner Bros. Discovery Sports, sources briefed on his decision told The Athletic. Earnhardt is expected to take this season off and then resume his broadcasting career in 2025 when WBD … Read more

Epic Atlanta finish caps all-time NASCAR classic at one of its most-maligned tracks

[ad_1] HAMPTON, Ga. — The move was hair-raising. Eye-popping. Austin Cindric was going for it, four-wide for the lead through the tri-oval into Turn 1. Surely this would end in disaster. But Sunday night in this second race of the 2024 NASCAR season, to everyone’s surprise, the brazen move actually worked with Cindric shooting into … Read more

With Daytona 500 win, William Byron has arrived as NASCAR’s next superstar

[ad_1] Readers can now follow NASCAR, Formula One and other motorsports content separately. Customize your feed here. DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Can’t-miss prospect. Prodigy. Future superstar. These are all labels that were placed on William Byron as he ascended NASCAR’s development ladder. Some drivers who have this heavy praise lavished on them don’t meet the expectations. Somewhere … Read more

The Daytona 500 is NASCAR’s Super Bowl, so why doesn’t it always equal greatness?

[ad_1] Readers can now follow NASCAR, Formula One and other motorsports content separately. Customize your feed here. DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — NASCAR Hall of Famer Jeff Gordon won the Daytona 500 twice in his first seven seasons, later adding another victory six years later, in 2005. Surely, he figured, there would be more to come. Then Gordon … Read more