Racing

McLaren and Honda Finally Announce Their F1 Divorce

It’s not been an especially well-kept secret, but now it’s official. McLaren has ended its engine supply deal with Honda. Honda’s return to the sport in 2015 as exclusive engine… Read More »

BMW Returns to Endurance Racing in 2018 With New M8 GTE

BMW has taken the wraps off its new M8 GTE racing car at the Frankfurt Motor Show. The new flagship coupe will mark BMW’s return to top level endurance racing… Read More »

Virgin Australia Supercars Announces Forza Motorsport Esports Competition

Australian Forza players can win a trip to the Bathurst 1000 in this new eSports event.

Dirt Tracking in New Zealand with GTPlanet Member Nathan Howe

For the fourth interview in the series, we’re keeping it down under, but have found yet another form of motorsport to feature: dirt racing!

We Explain F1's Baffling Grid Penalties

If you were watching the Italian Grand Prix last weekend, you’ll probably have noticed that almost no-one started the race where they qualified. Nine of the 20 drivers earned grid… Read More »

Motorsport Weekend Preview: MotoGP and Global Rallycross

If you’re into racing, well, this weekend really isn’t your sort of weekend. Most any other time of the year you could turn on the TV (or YouTube) and find… Read More »

SimBin Studios to Hold First Women-Only Esports Competition

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SimBin Studios is intending to open the world’s first esports competition exclusively for women. The Women and Wheels competition is designed to encourage recruit of female players to gaming circles.… Read More »

2017 Formula One Italian Grand Prix — Race Results

Following yesterday’s qualifying giving us a grid order no one expected, today’s Italian Grand Prix fell short of the mark. Mercedes continues to write 2017’s narrative but not without Ferrari… Read More »

Watch F1 Drivers Take On Champions League Footballers in a Monza Karting Challenge

Who’d win a kart race, an F1 driver or a retired Champions League footballer? Lager brewer and road safety sponsor Heineken has staged a rather special event on the eve… Read More »

2017 Formula One Italian Grand Prix - Qualifying Madness at Monza

When it’s wet in Formula One we know that more often than not, surprises will rear their head. At Monza today, the wet conditions certainly added a layer of unpredictability… Read More »

Forza 7 Partners With Red Bull Rallycross — A Hint of Things to Come?

The Red Bull Global Rallycross series has announced a partnership with Forza Motorsport 7. The new deal will see on-site gameplay opportunities for Turn 10’s upcoming racer, as well as exclusive… Read More »

'McLaren' Is the Latest Documentary for Race Fans to Enjoy

There are a ton of automotive themed movies out there. However, most of them have a healthy dose of Hollywood and border on the edge of ridiculous. We’re looking at… Read More »

2017 Formula One Pirelli Belgian Grand Prix — Race Results

The home of fries, bricks, chocolate and tennis players played host to arguably its greatest export — motor racing. As is the norm at the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps, the race… Read More »

2017 Formula One Pirelli Belgian Grand Prix — Qualifying Results

The 2017 F1 season returns from summer break for this weekend’s Belgian Grand Prix in a familiar way. That is to say even in the sport’s absence the pecking order… Read More »

Formula One Esports Series World Championship Announced for F1 2017

It appears Formula One also wants a slice of the esports pie and has announced a new series of its own. Partnered with Codemasters and UK-based esports company Gfinity, the… Read More »

Let's Get a GT Academy Winner Into a NASCAR Race

GT Academy 2013 winner Nick McMillen could be lining up on the starting grid in Wisconsin next weekend. All he needs is a sponsor or two. McMillen was one of… Read More »