Subscription Gifts

Buy Gift Subscription to AutoRacing1.com for friend

Buy a subscription for yourself

Get AR1 iPad/iPhone App

AR1 Channel

Photos of the Week

F1: Brazil
Esteban Ocon punts race leader Max Verstappen as parts fly. Verstappen lost the lead and the race win to Lewis Hamilton
Red Bull

F1: Brazil
Esteban Ocon guaranteed his future at Mercedes by taking out race leader Max Verstappen, handing Mercedes the race win
Red Bull

F1: Brazil
Lewis Hamilton prays to God - "Oh God, thank you for letting me drive an Aldo Costa designed car all these years"

NASCAR: Phoenix
Kyle Busch celebrates the win that punched his ticket to the NASCAR Monster Cup finals
Ralph Garcia/AR1.com

F1: Brazil
Toto Wolff (C) celebrates the 2018 Manufacturers title with drivers Lewis Hamilton and his slave teammate, Valtteri Bottas

NASCAR: Phoenix
The renovated ISM Raceway moved the S/F line to what was Turn 2
Ralph Garcia/AR1.com

NHRA: Pomona
Leah Pritchett flames up in Top Fuel

NHRA: Pomona
Tanner Gray locked up the NHRA Pro Stock title

NHRA: Pomona
Steve Torrence won to lock up the NHRA Top Fuel title
Latest Hot News

 Byron Earns 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Rookie of the Year Honors

 Truex Jr prepared to pay back Logano

 COTA to bring in concert plus American IndyCar stars (Update)

 Weekend TV Times

 NBC To Present More Than 100 Hours Of IMSA

 Thierry Koskas appointed President of Renault Sport Racing

 Bob Fernley to head up McLaren's 2019 Indy 500 team

 Legendary Rock Band Foreigner To Headline Miller Lite Carb Day Concert

 Indy 500 Winner Rossi Ready for Baja 1000 Debut

 Watch the fastest F1 pitstop of 2018 - 1.97s for Vettel at Interlagos

 Schumacher tops practice, but Ticktum takes provisional pole

 Ericsson expects to be in IndyCar a very long time


TV Racer

Latest Schedules

Daytona 500 Tickets

NASCAR Cup Tickets

Track Lap Records

Safety in Racing

The Tao of Racing

  Feature Articles
Todd's Dominating Run Gives Toyota 9th World Title
  Toyota Drivers Combine For 10 Wins in '18
J.R. Todd’s run to the Funny Car world championship highlighted a year that saw Toyota-supported drivers win 10 races during the 2018 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series.  Todd dominated throughout the six-race Countdown to the Championship playoffs, earning three victories in five final round appearances, culminating with his sixth victory of the season at the Auto Club NHRA Finals in Pomona to capture the title.
Barney Visser talks about shuttering NASCAR team
  Lower TV Ratings, No sponsors, No Team
Question and Answer with Furniture Row Racing owner Barney Visser, whose team will defend its 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series championship with driver Martin Truex Jr. Sunday at Homestead-Miami Speedway. It will also be the final race for the Denver, Colo.-based Furniture Row Racing. The team announced on Sept. 4, 2018 that it will cease operations at the end of the season due to lack of necessary funding to field a competitive team.
Championship 4 Shift Their Focus to Season Finale
  Ford Champion Weekend at Homestead-Miami Speedway
There was certainly no shortage of drama, suspense and emotion in Sunday’s Can-Am 500 at ISM Raceway – as you would expect of the race to determine which three drivers will join Martinsville winner Joey Logano in the Championship 4 round this week at Homestead-Miami Speedway. In the end – as they had in the beginning and middle - the season-long high-achievers – the "Big 3" – showed why they are just that. But even they had to overcome sizable setbacks and strategy twists in a thrilling final push to settle who will run for the championship in Sunday’s Ford EcoBoost 400.
NASCAR Hall of Fame Driver David Pearson Dies at 83
  Second on NASCAR's all-time win list behind Richard Petty
Legendary NASCAR Hall of Fame driver David Pearson, winner of three NASCAR premier series championships, has died at the age of 83. Winner of 105 races in just 574 starts – second most to fellow NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Petty – the Whitney, S.C.-born Pearson won titles in 1966 and 1968-69, and was inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame in 2011. 
Toyota ready to mop up competition in Shanghai
  Can Ford Score a Shanghai Hat-Trick?
Toyota Gazoo Racing is determined to end the year on a high with another one-two victory in this weekend’s 6 Hours of Shanghai to extend its World Championship lead. The eight-round 2018-19 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) runs from this May to next June so the Chinese event, held at the 5.451km Shanghai International Circuit, marks not only the start of the second half of the season, but also the final round of this calendar year.
Torrence, Todd, M. Smith, Gray Win at Pomona
  Todd, Smith Clinch World Championships
J.R. Todd clinched his first career NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series Funny Car world championship title during the first round of eliminations Sunday at the Auto Club NHRA Finals at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona. Matt Smith also won his third Pro Stock Motorcycle world championship at the final 2018 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event during eliminations on Sunday. 
Kyle Busch Wins at Phoenix to Punch His Ticket to Miami
  Logano, Harvick, Truex, Jr. Make Up The Championship 4
Holding off Brad Keselowski after a restart with 12 laps left in Sunday's Can-Am 500 at ISM Raceway, Kyle Busch claimed his eighth Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series victory of the season and led NASCAR's Big Three into the Championship 4 race at Homestead-Miami Speedway, joining Kevin Harvick, Martin Truex, Jr, and Joey Logano in the quest for the 2018 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series title.
Brazilian GP post-race press conference
  Verstappen expresses his frustration with Ocon
1. Lewis HAMILTON (Mercedes)
2. Max VERSTAPPEN (Red Bull)
3. Kimi RAIKKONEN (Ferrari)
Hamilton gifted Brazil win after Ocon punts Verstappen
  Mercedes wins 5th straight title
Mercedes protege Esteban Ocon spun out Max Verstappen from the lead while Lewis Hamilton kept his nose clean - and ultimately secured his 10th triumph of the season in the Brazilian GP. A solid performance from the Brit, converting pole to victory, and it's a memorable day for Mercedes too...Hamilton's victory, coupled with Bottas' fifth was enough to ensure the double title for the Silver Arrows with Hamilton winning the drivers title and Mercedes the Constructors title. 
Tanner Gray Clinches NHRA Pro Stock Title in Pomona
  Pritchett, Capps, Coughlin, Jr., Smith No. 1 Qualifiers
Pro Stock racer Tanner Gray became the youngest NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series world champion by qualifying Saturday at the season ending Auto Club NHRA Finals at Auto Club Raceway at Pomona.  Leah Pritchett (Top Fuel), Ron Capps (Funny Car), Jeg Coughlin Jr. (Pro Stock) and Matt Smith (Pro Stock Motorcycle) were No. 1 qualifiers in their respective categories at the final race of the 2018 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series season.
Christopher Bell Races Into Xfinity Championship 4
  Scores Do-Or-Die Win to Advance
Faced with a must-win situation entering the Round of 8 elimination race, Christopher Bell did exactly that. In a Playoff format in which victory provides redemption for a multitude of ills, Bell rallied from first-lap crashes at both Kansas and Texas to earn his spot in the final four with a win in Saturday's Whelen Trusted To Perform 200 at ISM Raceway and will battle it out with Cole Custer, Daniel Hemric and Tyler Reddick for the Xfinity Series title one week from now at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Brazilian GP post-qualifying press conference
  Top-3 qualifiers

1 - Lewis HAMILTON (Mercedes)
2 - Sebastian VETTEL (Ferrari)
3 - Valtteri BOTTAS (Mercedes)

Latest Rumors

 NASCAR finale to sellout

 Alonso to do more IndyCar races in 2019?

 Ferrari eyeing management shake-up for 2019

 Ecclestone to buy Interlagos and save Brazilian GP?

 Is Ocon better suited as a simulator driver?

 NASCAR battles IndyCar for a place at Surfers Paradise (4th Update)

 Kubica set to claim second Williams seat (4th Update)

 F1 back to Indy Speedway instead of Miami

 Liberty looking to buy IndyCar again (4th Update)

 Smedley back to Ferrari?

 NASCAR to buy ISC for $42/Share

 RFR Shutting down Xfinity program

AutoRacing1 Inc. BBB Business Review