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Auto Racing

Driving investment

China poised for classics boom, writes Tim Huxley.

Monday, 19 November, 2012, 1:27am

Racing into a car culture

The world's top sports-car makers are turning to China to boost sales, and track series have become a vital part of brand-building, reports Anna Healy Fenton.

25 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Takuma Sato first Japanese driver to win IndyCar race

Takuma Sato became the first Japanese driver to win an IndyCar series race on Sunday, delivering a dominant performance to win the Grand Prix of Long Beach.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Macau Grand Prix may see Daniel Juncadella hold on to his crown

Defending champion Daniel Juncadella of Spain has been too fast and too furious for the rest of Europe this season and will be hoping to crown a fantastic season by retaining his Formula Three title at the Macau Grand Prix next month.

11 Oct 2012 - 5:54am

Oops, Hamilton Twitter jibe backfires

McLaren's Lewis Hamilton triggered a fresh Twitter storm yesterday by wrongly accusing Formula One teammate and compatriot Jenson Button of disrespect by "unfollowing" him on the social media site.

Hamilton, who is leaving for Mercedes at the end of the season, was beaten by Button in Sunday's Japanese Grand Prix.

9 Oct 2012 - 4:08am

Best roadsters on the block: DJ Lamb builds up buzz for Shell and Lego's Ferrari replicas

DJ Jan Lamb Hoi-fung got in touch with his inner child at the launch of Shell's new promotion at New Town Plaza Phase III in Sha Tin. The father of two excitedly climbed into a life-sized replica of a Ferrari F150 Italia made out of Lego at Saturday's event.

22 Aug 2012 - 4:34am

City revving up for action

The Grand Prix is one of the city's most spectacular annual events. Already in its fifth year, the Marina Bay Street Circuit is transformed each September into a world-class racing circuit and entertainment hub.

15 Aug 2012 - 5:42pm

Wants & needs

Little wonders

1 Sep 2012 - 1:23am

Hamilton's best bet is to stay in Woking

This Sunday at Hockenheim, Lewis Hamilton lines up for his 100th grand prix. He's come a long way since he made his bow in motor racing's top tier in 2007. He was a world champion a year later, but right now it would seem his career is, if not at a crossroads, at a point where some big decisions have to be made.

19 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Adrenaline rush is fast and furious on the night shift

When it comes to reigning Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel, looks most certainly can be deceiving.

A case in point was last year's SingTel Singapore Grand Prix when the young German emerged from the cockpit of his Red Bull-Renault with a broad grin and the air of a man without a care in the world.

6 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

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