Friday, September 29, 2023

Motorsport

SA’s Binder credits “consistent grind” and “incredible bike” for first MotoGP win for Africa.

Brad Binder credited his "consistent grind" up through the ranks of competitive riding for Sunday's (August 9) historic win. Binder, who rose through the ranks of competitive Moto racing after starting with the Red Bull Rookie's Cup all the...

Kenyan motorsport enthusiasts still hopeful ahead of key World Rally Championships Safari rally.

While Kenyan motorsports enthusiasts are still hopeful of seeing the the country's famed Safari Rally return to the world circuit this year, despite the impact of the Covid-19 crisis but FIA President Jean Todt has said that despite the...

Lewis Hamilton, back in the driver’s seat, says he is pleased by the fight...

Six-time Formula One champion, Lewis Hamilton has commended on what he described as the "positive steps" taken in the fight against racism as a result of the global protests of the past two weeks. Hamilton said he believes the death...

Lewis Hamilton shows us how to travel in Africa.

Lewis Hamilton recently toured Africa. He did it the right way. Lerato Mogoatlhe, bird news agency He may have missed the official year of return, hosted by Ghana in 2019, but we’re loving that Lewis Hamilton, who recently toured Africa, did...

Saudi Arabia to join F1 in 2021; rights activists raise concerns

F1 Chairman Chase Carey has welcomed Saudi Arabia to Formula 1 after the Middle East country announced a successful bid to host an event in the 2021 season. The city of Jeddah will stage the inaugural race in November...

Verstappen wins 70th Anniversary British Grand Prix

Dutchman, Max Verstappen won the 70th Anniversary British Grand Prix on Sunday (August 9) as he became the first non-Mercedes driver to win a race in 2020. The Red Bull driver won from underneath the Mercedes pairing of Lewis...

Another volatile week ahead for MotoGP

Monday, 07 September 2020 (Source: MotoGP) The saying goes that there are only two things one can’t avoid in life: death and taxes. But the 2020 FIM MotoGP™ World Championship season is doing its best to add a third as...

Hamilton clinches seventh world title

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has won Formula One's World Championship for a seventh time following victory at the Turkish Grand Prix on Sunday (November 15). Hamilton is now the joint most-successful racing driver in the history of the sport. He...

At 900, MotoGP looks for more records

Brad Binder set South African pulses races with a scintillating win in his first MotoGP season at the Brno, Hungary track three weekends ago, and ever since, interest in Moto-GP across the continent has looked set to increase substantially....

South Africa’s Binder in this week’s MotoGP spotlight

Both Morbidelli and Zarco bounce back from crashes to head the field – as Binder leaps up the timesheets to complete the top three in Friday qualifying. Franco Morbidelli (Petronas Yamaha SRT) was struggling with illness the week after his...