Motorsports

3 riders spearhead Access Plus Racing’s return to Sepang

ACCESS Plus Racing-Ducati Philippines-Essenza sets off for the Sepang International Circuit for the second time this year as part of the team’s campaign in the Asia Road Racing Championship (ARRC). The team said it scored its best…

Leclerc secures Ferrari’s first home track win in 9 years

HAVING taken pole after a bizarre final qualifying session in which seven of the nine cars failed to cross the line in time, Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc went on to win Sunday’s Formula 1 Italian Grand Prix —…

At Spa, Ferrari’s Leclerc takes his first F1 win

CHARLES Leclerc has been in Formula 1 only in 2018, first driving for Sauber then moving to Ferrari for the 2019 season. Leclerc has had success in GP3 and in Formula 2, winning the championships in both…

Toyota Gazoo Racing scores 1-2 finish at 4 Hours of Silverstone

TOYOTA Gazoo Racing has started its 2019-2020 FIA World Endurance Championship season in the best style possible by scoring a one-two victory in an eventful 4 Hours of Silverstone. Mike Conway, Kamui Kobayashi and Jose Maria Lopez…

Troy Montero heads list of winners in rain-soaked Toyota’s Vios Racing Festival

WHEN it rains, they race. Inclement weather could not stop the more than 20 drivers who competed in Toyota’s Vios Racing Festival series held Saturday at the Clark International Speedway in Pampanga. The grassroots motor racing event…

EDSA, C-5 one-way traffic plan? No way, says MMDA

IT NEEDS a thorough study. This is what Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) EDSA traffic chief Edison “Bong” Nebrija thinks regarding the proposed one-way traffic scheme on EDSA and C-5, with the official pointing out the thoroughfares…

Toyota Vios Racing Festival’s next leg set in Clark tomorrow, August 31

THE second leg of the Toyota Vios Racing Festival is set to happen tomorrow, August 31, at the Clark International Speedway in Pampanga. Toyota Motor Philippines’ (TMP) grassroots motor sport series will see celebrities, members of car…

Bottas retains seat at Mercedes-AMG in 2020

WITH 188 points to his name in the season, Valtteri Bottas arrives at the famed Spa-Francorchamps for the 2019 Belgian Formula 1 Grand Prix with an assurance he will retain his seat at Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport next…

Audi Sport Team wins 2019 Suzuka 10 Hours

AT THE end, the Audi Sport Team WRT’s margin of 40 seconds, not to mention having led 201 of 268 laps, was more than enough for drivers Kelvin van der Linde, Dries Vanthoor and Frederic Vervisch to…

Fernando Alonso, Toyota Gazoo Racing eye taking on Dakar Rally

HAVING scored back-to-back 24 Hours of Le Mans wins with Toyota Gazoo Racing (GR), two-time Formula 1 world champion Fernando Alonso is now looking at taking on the Dakar Rally. Alonso and GR will perform a series…