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Oct 8

F1: New Documentary, ’1,’ Focuses On Golden Age

Produced by Flat-Out Films, Diamond Docs and Spitfire Pictures, and narrated by Golden Globe nominated actor, Michael Fassbender, “1” is an action that brings the glamor, speed, danger and excitement of Formula One Grand Prix racing to the big screen.

Film description as provided by: “1″ The Film

The film tells the story of the golden age of , when the sport became terrifyingly dangerous and the drivers were like rock stars with charisma and raw talent, but with many of them paying the ultimate price. “1” follows the story of the drivers who raced on the edge and those who stood up to change the sport forever. It is about the greatest show on earth – .

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Oct 8

SX: Monster Energy Cup Airs LIVE On All-New FOX Sports 2

SX: Monster Energy Cup Airs LIVE On All-New FOX Sports 2

The Cup will air live on from Las Vegas’ Sam Boyd Stadium on Oct. 19 at 9 p.m. ET. (Photo: Getty Images)

Feld Motor Sports announced today that the highly anticipated Monster Energy Cup will air live on the recently launched FOX Sports 2 from Las Vegas’ Sam Boyd Stadium on Oct. 19 at 9 p.m. ET. Fans will enjoy 3.5 hours of live coverage as the biggest names in the sport battle it out for $1 million. The following day, will re-air the entire race at 1 p.m. ET.

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Oct 8

F1: Hamilton Praises Vettel, Walks Back Negative Comments

F1: Hamilton Praises Vettel, Walks Back Negative Comments

of Great Britain and Mercedes GP prepares to drive during practice for the Korean GP. (Getty Images)

Lewis Hamilton has taken to Twitter in an attempt to diffuse comments he made in relation to in Korea.

In a series of heartfelt Tweets, he also made a pointed reference to the German’s car.

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Oct 8

Sports Cars: Q&A With Porsche Motorsport North America President

Porsche Motorsport North America President Jens Walther, right, with Porsche factory driver, Joerg Bergmeister, left. (Photo: John Dagys)

Motorsport North America president (right) talks with factory driver Joerg Bergmeister. (Photo: John Dagys)

Porsche has been in the headlines as of late, with the announcement that it will field a two-car full factory effort in next year’s , while also providing more than a dozen cars to customers competing in the new GT Daytona category in 2014.

SPEED recently caught up with Porsche Motorsport North America President Jens Walther for more insight into the new 911 GT America, which will become the German manufacturer’s new customer car in America. Up to 15 cars of the -specific model are expected to be produced for next year.

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Oct 8

IndyCar: Franchitti Facing Second Surgery After Wreck

IndyCar: Franchitti Facing 2nd Surgery After Wreck

of Scotland drives the No. 10 Target Honda Dallara. (Photo: Getty Images)

Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Dario Franchitti will need a second surgery on the broken right ankle he suffered when his car went airborne into the fence during the last lap of the Grand Prix of Houston.

Franchitti also fractured two vertebrae in his spine and received a concussion. He had surgery on the ankle Sunday night and remained in the hospital afterward. Franchitti is expected to return to Indianapolis on Wednesday and have a second surgery on his ankle.

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