BUZZING
Nov 6

F1: Ecclestone Takes The Stand In High-Profile Court Case

F1: Bernie Ecclestone Takes The Stand In High-Profile Court Case

F1 supremo is seen during the 2013 Singapore Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone on Wednesday disputed paying a bribe to ensure he stayed in control of the glamorous motorsport series, and then fabricating the reason to pay a banker.

Under cross-examination at the High Court in London, Ecclestone said he was blackmailed by the banker tasked with selling a significant stake in F1, and paid him off to avoid being reported to the authorities over his tax affairs.

Tags: ,
Nov 6

Supercross: Golfer Ricky Fowler Talks Racing, Shows Skills On The Bike

Ricky Fowler’s penchant for racing is well-known. He was a serious motocross rider up until his freshman year of high school, when an accident broke his foot in three places.

As reported by back9network.com

But he still tries to get on his dirt bike whenever he can. In his PGATour.com profile, he lists his biggest thrill outside of golf as being in the air on his bike.

Tags: , , , ,
Nov 6

SportsCars: Team Falken Continues Into 2014 With Porsche 911 RSR

SportsCars: Team Falken Continue Into 2014 With Porsche 911 RSR

Team Falken Porsche 911 RSR. (Graphic: Courtesy of Andy Blackmore Design)

will continue its sports car racing program program next year with Porsche, it was confirmed Wednesday. The team is set to campaign the first customer version of the new 911 RSR in the .

The Derrick Walker-led organization, which won last month’s ALMS series-ending Petit , has retained its core driver lineup, with and Porsche factory driver set to handle driving duties of the 991-based Porsche in the GT category.

Tags: , , , ,
Nov 6

F1: Massa Relaxed Since Being Dropped By Ferarri

Felipe Massa Is Relaxed Since Being Dropped By Ferarri

of Brazil and attends the drivers parade before the Abu Dhabi GP. (Photo: Getty Images)

Felipe Massa says he’s been a lot more relaxed since it was confirmed that he would be leaving Ferrari at the end of the season.

Massa has outqualified five times in the past six races.

Tags: , , ,
Nov 5

SportsCars: Global Rallycross To Introduce Red Bull As Title Sponsor

SportsCars: Global Rallycross To Introduce Red Bull As Title Sponsor

signs on as title sponsor for Global Rallycross. (Photo: Courtesy of Global Rallycross)

Global Rallycross is pleased to announce today a multi-year agreement with Red Bull as the series’ title sponsor and official energy drink. The partnership will mark the first primary sponsorship for Global Rallycross since its inception in 2011.

Tags: , ,