Apr 19

F1: Hamilton Masters Wet Conditions To Capture Pole Position In China

Lewis Hamilton drives during qualifying ahead of Sunday's Chinese Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

drives during qualifying ahead of Sunday’s Chinese Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

Lewis Hamilton maintained Mercedes’ perfect record in qualifying this season, holding off the two Red Bulls to capture his third pole position of the campaign on Saturday at the rainy Chinese Grand Prix.

Hamilton broke the record for most poles by a British driver in Formula One and put himself in position for a third consecutive race victory on Sunday. Red Bull driver was about 0.6 seconds off the pace in second place, with teammate qualifying third.

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Apr 18

F1: Ricciardo Fastest In Rainy Final Practice At Chinese GP

Daniel Ricciardo drives during third practice at the Shanghai International Circuit. (Photo: Getty Images)

drives during third practice at the Shanghai International Circuit. (Photo: Getty Images)

Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo set the fastest time on a slippery track in the final practice session at the Chinese Grand Prix on Saturday as the other top drivers limited their running due to the wet weather.

Ricciardo completed his lap around the Shanghai International Circuit in 1 minute, 53.958 seconds, about 0.5 seconds faster than of Williams in second. Lotus driver set the third-fastest time of the morning.

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Apr 14

IndyCar announce changes to Indy 500 qualifying format

The 98th running of the Indianapolis 500 will take place on May 25, 2014 with Tony Kanaan as the defending champion. (Photo: Scott R LePage/LAT Photographic)

The 98th running of the Indianapolis 500 will take place on May 25, 2014 with Tony Kanaan as the defending champion. (Photo: Scott R LePage/LAT Photographic)

The new qualifying format for the Indianapolis 500 now allows any entry that has not made the field at the end of the first day a chance to make the last row of the grid on the second day.

The IndyCar Series announced the changes Monday.

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Apr 13

IndyCar: Conway Wins Wild Race At Long Beach

Mike Conway celebrates after winning the IndyCar race at Long Beach. (Photo: Lesley Ann Miller)

celebrates after winning the race at . (Photo: Lesley Ann Miller)

Tempers flared all around the streets of Long Beach, where drivers declared friendships over after a surprisingly physical race.

Simon Pagenaud refused to accept a post-race apology from Will Power, and Justin Wilson was furious with . tried to be diplomatic but failed to hide his displeasure with teammate .

The one team smiling at the end of Sunday’s race? Ed Carpenter Racing, which got an unexpected victory from Mike Conway.

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Apr 13

MotoGP: Marquez Defends Texas Title

Marc Marquez led all 21 laps at Circuit of The Americas. (Photo: Getty Images)

led all 21 laps at Circuit of The Americas. (Photo: Getty Images)

Marc Marquez made the Grand Prix of the Americas look like a breezy Sunday ride.

The reigning World Champion from Spain cruised to his second win of the season, defending his title in the race where he claimed his first career victory.

And the 21-year-old did it with ease, starting from pole position and leading the entire way.

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