Posts Tagged Automobile racing

Rivalry between Hamilton and Rosberg increases

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg of Germany listens to a question during a news conference at the Yas Marina racetrack in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014. With double points on offer in the Formula One finale, there could yet be a bitter twist to the fascinating title duel between Mercedes teammates Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. The Emirates Formula One Grand Prix will take place on Sunday. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The intense rivalry between Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg increased Thursday heading into the final race of the season with Rosberg taunting his Mercedes teammate by urging him to “drive cleanly.”

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Ferrari confirms that Fernando Alonso is leaving

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Ferrari has confirmed that two-time Formula One champion Fernando Alonso is leaving the team after the final race of the season.

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NASCAR’s Kurt Busch meets with investigators

This is a May 22, 2014, file photo showing Kurt Busch waiting by his car before practice for the NASCAR Sprint Cup series Coca-Cola 600 auto race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, N.C.  Police in Delaware have interviewed NASCAR driver Kurt Busch and are continuing to investigate allegations by his ex-girlfriend that he assaulted her during the September race at Dover International Speedway. Busch, 36, and his attorneys met with investigators Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, Dover police spokesman Cpl. Mark Hoffman said. (AP Photo/Terry Renna, File)

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Police in Delaware have interviewed NASCAR driver Kurt Busch and are continuing to investigate allegations by his ex-girlfriend that he assaulted her during the September race at Dover International Speedway.

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SHR names Rex Stump technical director

KANNAPOLIS, N.C. (AP) — NASCAR championship-winning team Stewart-Haas Racing has hired Rex Stump as its technical director.

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Bianchi out of artificial coma and taken to France

This is a Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014 file photo of Marussia driver Jules Bianchi of France as he waves during drivers' parade before the Japanese Formula One Grand Prix at the Suzuka Circuit in Suzuka, central Japan.The parents of Formula One driver Jules Bianchi said Wednesday Nov. 19, 2014 he has been taken out of an artificial coma and repatriated from Japan to a French hospital. Bianchi, who crashed during last month's Japanese Grand Prix, remains in a critical condition with severe head injuries, his parents said in a statement. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi, File)

NICE, France (AP) — Formula One driver Jules Bianchi is showing signs of recovery following a life-threatening crash, and is breathing unaided after being taken out of an artificial coma and repatriated from Japan to a French hospital.

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