| Jan 1, 2014
| 3:45 AM
GRENOBLE, France -- Formula One great Michael Schumacher's condition was stable overnight, but the brain injury he suffered during a skiing accident in the French Alps is still critical, his manager said Wednesday.
Sabine Kehm told reporters that his...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 8:14 AM
Michael Schumacher's condition was stable but still critical as the seven-time Formula One champion remained in a medically induced coma for a brain injury, his agent told reporters.
"The good news for today is . . . there's no significant changes,"...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 7:25 PM
Tree huggers, tech nerds and fast-car aficionados stood side by side at the CES consumer electronics show in Las Vegas for the unveiling of the Spark-Renault SRT 01E Formula E car.
F1 driver Lucas di Grassi showed off the car's specs in a demonstration,...
| Jan 8, 2014
| 9:18 AM
Formula E, a proposed series featuring electric-powered race cars competing in cities around the globe, said Wednesday eight drivers had committed to the series, including IndyCar driver Marco Andretti.
The series plans 10 races over several months,...
| Jan 14, 2014
| 6:05 AM
Not content with letting German rivals have all the high-performance fun, Infiniti is hinting it may soon get into the horsepower wars with its existing Q50 compact sedan.
Nissan’s luxury arm used Tuesday’s Detroit auto show to debut to...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 9:12 AM
Four-time IndyCar champion Dario Franchitti on Thursday held his first news conference since he suffered serious injuries in a career-ending crash in October.
"Sorry I haven't been in a position to chat any earlier," said Franchitti, 40, who also is a...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 5:09 PM
A new NASCAR season is only a few weeks away, with some of the sport's top drivers switching teams in hopes of winning a Sprint Cup title.
They include veterans Kevin Harvick, Kurt Busch and Ryan Newman, and they'll start getting ready for the season...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 6:45 AM
I should declare I have never been a fan of motor racing. I don't watch Formula One, the intricacies of engine refinement and lap times leave me cold, I don't even drive fast. So how come "Rush" ended up being an unusually personal screenplay to me?
| Dec 11, 2013
| 1:45 PM
California’s highest speed limit may be 70 miles per hour, but that doesn’t mean you can’t tool around the Southland in a car that can go three times that fast. A word to those of us with a taste (and the cash) for high-end speedsters: A...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 12:28 PM
Fact-based dramas dominated the Golden Globes nominations for supporting actor, claiming all five slots with Jared Leto for "Dallas Buyers Club," Daniel Bruhl for "Rush," Barkhad Abdi for "Captain Phillips," Michael Fassbender for "12 Years a Slave" and ...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 4:25 PM
There were no shortage of surprise names among the Golden Globes nominees announced Thursday: Sally Hawkins, Kate Winslet, Steve Coogan and Idris Elba, who nabbed either a screenplay nomination (Coogan) or acting nods (everyone else).
But the group...