The red cars also showed good reliability, although they ran a relatively modest number of laps compared with some rivals.Australian GP, Ferrari, Formula 1, Stefano Domenicali
IndyCar announced a multi-year agreement with Verizon on Friday that will make the telecommunications giant the title sponsor of the series.
Verizon replaces former title sponsor Izod. Its sponsorship of what will now be known as the Verizon IndyCar Series launches with the March 30 season-opening race.IndyCar, Verizon
Red Bull Racing surprised the F1 paddock by showing both good speed and reliability on the first day of practice in Australia.
Sebastian Vettel and Daniel Ricciardo were fourth and sixth fastest, while the Aussie ran 64 laps – only one fewer than the maximum achieved by any driver.Christian Horner, Formula 1, Red Bull, Sebastian Vettel
Saturday, March 15
10:00 a.m. – Tudor United Sportscar Championship | Sebring (FOX Sports 1) *Live
11:30 p.m. – Monster Energy Supercross | Detroit (FOX Sports 1) *Delay
Sunday, March 16
8:30 a.m. – Tudor United Sportscar Championship | Sebring (FOX Sports 1) *Delay
12:30 p.m. – National Arenacross | Greensboro (FOX Sports 1) *Delay
2:00 p.m. – Monster Energy Supercross | Detroit (FOX Sports 1) *Replay
9:00 p.m. – Monster Energy Supercross | Detroit (FOX Sports 2) *Replay
**All times Eastern StandardCars, Formula 1, IndyCar, MotoGP, Sports Cars
Lewis Hamilton came back from a disastrous start to finish the first day in Australia on top of the times, emphasizing that as expected Mercedes will set the pace this weekend.
Hamilton stopped on track at the start of FP1 due to a sensor issue, but ran 37 laps without issue in the second session to lead his teammate Nico Rosberg by just 0.157s.Formula 1, Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes