Weekly Motorsport Round-Up — July 18, 2017

Open wheelers were the name of the game this past weekend. This week we’ll be covering the screaming Formula 1 cars of today, to the hums of the Formula E… Read More »

Turbo Brick Racing With GTPlanet Member Mark Krueger

Welcome back to GTPlanet’s Member Motorsports Spotlight. I’m a GTPlanet forum member and sim racer with a passion for real life motorsports. Next weekend, I will be racing in the… Read More »

2017 Formula One Rolex British Grand Prix: Surprises at Silverstone

The British Grand Prix usually throws up a few surprises and in 2017, in a tantalizing title battle, the historic event delivered once more. It was a British Grand Prix… Read More »

2017 Formula One British Grand Prix — Qualifying Results

While the future of the British Grand Prix remains uncertain, this weekends qualifying provided a surprise at the hallowed grounds of Silverstone. Lewis Hamilton drove to an impressive pole position… Read More »

Renault's F1 Car That Your Grandma Could Drive

Formula One cars, we’re told, are very hard to drive. They’re highly strung pieces of machinery that rely on speed to work. If you’re not going fast enough, the tires… Read More »

BMW and Audi to Bring Works Teams to Formula E

FIA’s Formula E championship is due to bring in some big names over the next two years, as Audi and BMW join the ranks. The German manufacturers broke earlier this… Read More »

Weekly Motorsport Round-Up — July 12, 2017

Introducing our new Weekly Motorsport Round-Up. A regular fixture, the WMR looks to break down the last week’s on-track escapades — helpful for those who don’t have the means to… Read More »

Is the Future of the British Grand Prix in Jeopardy Beyond 2019?

Whether it’s Ferrari’s return to form or the recent controversy at Baku, this year’s F1 season has proven itself unpredictable. The surprises continue heading into this weekend’s British Grand Prix, albeit with… Read More »

2017 Formula One Austrian Grand Prix — Race Results

After the unpredictability of Azerbaijan a fortnight ago, Austria put on a more mainstream affair as the likely suspects came out on top. The Red Bull Ring was not without… Read More »

2017 Formula One Austrian Grand Prix — Qualifying Results

As if the events at Baku two weeks ago weren’t enough, this weekend’s qualifying starts off on a similar note. Lewis Hamilton starts eighth, while Sebastian Vettel sits behind Mercedes’… Read More »

Former McLaren Chief Ron Dennis Has Sold His Shares

The saga between Ron Dennis and McLaren seems to finally be coming to an end. In what can be seen as the final nail in the coffin, the former chief… Read More »

2017 Blancpain GT Paul Ricard Results

After over a month’s sabbatical, the Blancpain Endurance Series got back on track at Circuit Paul Ricard. It was a hard-fought battle from beginning to end at the French circuit. In… Read More »

Sebastian Vettel Could Face Further Punishment After Azerbaijan Controversy

The 2017 Azerbaijan Grand Prix was arguably Formula One’s most exciting race so far this year. Safety Cars, a red flag, some bad manners and some bad luck all gave… Read More »

Emerson Fittipaldi to Make His Racing Return in His Own Gran Turismo Car

Formula One legend Emerson Fittipaldi is set for a very unusual return to racing in 2019. The double world champion is aiming to take on either the Daytona 24 Hours… Read More »

Pikes Peak International Hill Climb 2017 Results

The 95th running of the historic Pikes Peak International Hill Climb took place last weekend. While Sebastien Loeb’s stunning 8:13.878 record stands for another year, the competition was nonetheless impressive.… Read More »

2017 Formula One Azerbaijan Grand Prix: This Year's Best Race Yet

Heading into this Formula One weekend, the main narrative was tire trouble, with a continuous lack of grip around the streets of Baku. For today’s Grand Prix, that narrative took a… Read More »