Motor Racing

Malaysia’s female racer is chasing dreams on the racetrack

Malaysia’s female racer is chasing...

May 15

KUALA LUMPUR — Race car driving is a pretty niche sport in Malaysia. Even rarer are female race car drivers. There’s really only one right now who is very active in the racing...

Singapore will stay on in F1, says former race supremo Ecclestone

Singapore will stay on in F1, says...

May 01

SOCHI, Russia — Formula One will not miss the Malaysian Grand Prix when it drops off the calendar after this year's race because neighbouring Singapore is set to stay as the...

Vettel wins Australian Grand Prix

Vettel wins Australian Grand Prix

March 26

MELBOURNE — Sebastian Vettel out-manoeuvred Lewis Hamilton and the world champion Mercedes team with a stunning victory in the season-opening Australian Formula One Grand Prix...

Behnaz Shafiei

Iranian biker blazes trail for women

March 08

PARAND (Iran) — Behnaz Shafiei, Iran's path-breaking female motorbike champion, lands a spectacular 15-metre jump on a track near Tehran — all the more astonishing given that...

Singapore still sees Formula One allure, tourism chief says

Singapore still sees Formula One...

February 15

SINGAPORE — Singapore is still interested in hosting the Formula One race if the terms are right, and discussions on keeping the event in the South-east Asian nation are under...

Ecclestone, who helped bring F1 to Singapore, replaced by new owner

Ecclestone, who helped bring F1 to...

January 24

LONDON — Bernie Ecclestone’s 40-year reign as Formula One’s commercial supremo ended on Monday (Jan 23) with the sport’s new owners Liberty Media replacing the 86-year-old...

New single-day tickets for this year’s F1 race

January 12

SINGAPORE – Fans of Formula One’s (F1) only night race will have yet another option to be involved in the Singapore Grand Prix (SGP) after it was announced yesterday that single...

Singapore fans want F1 race to continue: Survey

Singapore fans want F1 race to...

January 05

LONDON - Formula One fans in Singapore are keen for the race to remain there, despite negotiations between organisers and F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone seemingly stalled,...

F1 champion Rosberg wants to be a movie star

December 12

NICE (FRANCE) — Formula One world champion Nico Rosberg is looking forward to a quiet Christmas before plotting his next bid for the big time — as an action hero movie star.