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POLL: Red Bull’s Jerez test livery

The first official testing session of the 2015 Formula One season began this weekend in Jerez. Many teams, such as Williams, Mercedes and Toro Rosso, used this as an opportunity … Continue reading

February 2, 2015 · 4 Comments

Sauber brings some colour to the 2015 F1 grid

The Sauber F1 team have today unveiled their 2015 challenger and it is certainly a head-turner. The car, named the C34, looks stunning in its blue and yellow paint job … Continue reading

January 30, 2015 · 1 Comment

Lotus unveil their 2015 challenger

  The Lotus Formula One team have unveiled their brand-new 2015 car, which they hope will help them return to the front of the grid. The E23 will have Mercedes … Continue reading

January 26, 2015 · Leave a comment

Jolyon Palmer lands Lotus F1 role

The 2014 GP2 champion, Jolyon Palmer, has been confirmed as the Lotus F1 Team’s third driver for the upcoming season. The 24-year-old will take part in a number of free … Continue reading

January 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

Autosport Show: WSR Racing confirm Andy Priaulx signing

West Surrey Racing have announced that three-time World Touring Car Champion, Andy Priaulx, will be joining the team for the 2015 BTCC campaign. The announcement was made this morning, on … Continue reading

January 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

Moto GP 2014 Wheels & Goals Awards

Inspired by my own version of the Slammy Awards last week, I have decided to hand-out awards throughout the different sports covered here on my blog. Today I will be … Continue reading

January 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

Autosport Show: Andrew Jordan joins MG for 2015 BTCC

2013 British Touring Car Champion, Andrew Jordan, has announced that he will be lining up on the grid this season for the Triple Eight MG team. The announcement was made at the Autosport … Continue reading

January 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

Record-Breaking Marc Marquez wins his second consectutive Moto GP Championship

Marc Marquez has won his second Moto GP championship in-a-row after finishing second in the Japanese Grand Prix. The result meant that Marquez could no longer be caught by his … Continue reading

October 13, 2014 · 2 Comments

Colin Turkington is the 2014 British Touring Car Champion

Wheels And Goals would like to congratulate Colin Turkington after he won his second drivers championship in the BTCC. The Scot was confirmed as the champion following his second place … Continue reading

October 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Andrea Dovizioso Ruins Honda’s day in Japanese Moto GP Qualifying

It was supposed to be the qualifying session that saw Honda domination to set up a championship win for Marc Marquez during tomorrow’s Japanese GP, but it wasn’t to be … Continue reading

October 11, 2014 · 2 Comments

Lewis Hamilton On Pole for Inaugural Russian Grand Prix in Sochi

It may be a brand new track but it was the same old story in qualifying for the Russian Grand Prix as Lewis Hamilton put his Mercedes on pole position. … Continue reading

October 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Normality resumes at Silverstone as Marquez wins British GP

Marc Marquez ensured that the Czech GP was just a one off as he took victory in the British Grand Prix at Silverstone. The championship leader took his 11th win … Continue reading

August 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

Hamilton and Rosberg clash blown out of proportion

It has been one of the most controversial weeks ever in the world of Formula One after everything that happened at the Belgian Grand Prix. Mercedes teammates, and championship contenders, … Continue reading

August 27, 2014 · 1 Comment

Rosberg on pole in Germany as Hamilton crashes out

Lewis Hamilton will need another race-day miracle after crashing out of qualifying for the German Grand Prix, with his teammate and championship rival, Nico Rosberg, taking pole position. The Brit … Continue reading

July 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Valentino Rossi is staying put in Moto GP

This week Moto GP fans were given the news that the legend that is Valentino Rossi will be staying with Yamaha for the next two seasons. As a huge Rossi … Continue reading

July 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Marc Marquez Wins the French Moto GP at Le Mans

Marc Marquez made five wins out of five in 2014 this afternoon after enjoying victory at the Le Mans circuit in France. The 2013 world champion won the race despite falling down … Continue reading

May 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

Gordon Shedden Wins BTCC Race Two at Thruxton

Gordon Shedden has won race two of the day at Thruxton following a battle with race one winner, Andrew Jordan. Shedden managed to get the better of the 2013 champion … Continue reading

May 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Marc Marquez wins the Spanish Moto GP Race

Marc Marquez continued his 100% record in the 2014 season as he dominated the Spanish Moto GP race. The 21-year-old made it four wins out of four as he cruised … Continue reading

May 4, 2014 · 1 Comment

Andrew Jordan Wins BTCC Race One at Thruxton

Reigning champion Andrew Jordan dominated race one of the day at Thruxton to earn his third win of the season. Jordan led from start-to-finish without any real danger to his … Continue reading

May 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Marc Marquez on pole for the Moto GP Spanish Grand Prix

Marc Marquez will start tomorrow’s Spanish Moto GP race on pole after a record-breaking performance at Jerez. Marquez, who had swapped bikes earlier in the session, produced a lap-time of … Continue reading

May 3, 2014 · 3 Comments