Motor Sports

  • Prithviraj replaces Chandhok as FMSCI president 03-02-2014 08:40 PM

    Chennai: The Federation of Motor Sports Clubs of India (FMSCI) on Monday announced that J Prithviraj is its new president, replacing Vicky Chandhok. The FMSCI council elections were held in December but the results could be made public only after a Madras High Court directive which came on Friday. Tutu...
  • Formula One tweaks rules but double points set to stay 24-01-2014 01:01 PM

    Formula One looks set to go ahead with a controversial decision to award double points for the last race of the season after the governing body announced various rule changes on Thursday but not the one many fans had hoped for. The International Automobile Federation (FIA) said in a statement...
  • JK Tyre introduces exclusive series for India`s U-20 racers 11-07-2013 08:32 PM

    New Delhi: With an aim to give Indian racers the exposure to drive technically advanced cars, JK Tyre has replaced their Asia Series with Formula BMW series which will be exclusive for country`s under-20 racing talents. Last year JK Racing Asia series was held at various Asian and European venues...
  • Can the i1 Super Series be India's answer to F1? 29-11-2011 10:00 AM

    The organizers are confident that everything will be in place by January 2012, even as team owners express doubts. ...
  • Delhi: First Asian City to host FIA awards 15-12-2010 06:46 PM

    Chennai: India will become the first Asian country to host the annual Federation Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA) Gala Awards function after the Federation of Motor Sports Clubs of India (FMSCI) announced on Wednesday that the ceremony will be held in New Delhi in 2011. The FIA recently approved the presentation...
  • Ashwin Sundar set to burn tracks in Germany 11-04-2008 06:29 PM

    Karachi: Former fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar feels that Salman Butt, Mohammad Asif and Mohammed Amir were given harsh punishments in the spot-fixing scandal. In his first interview on a Pakistani channel since his retirement after the 2011 World Cup, Akhtar said he still felt for the three players and their...
  • Mumbai plays host to Blind Man's Car Rally 11-02-2008 01:22 AM

    Kolkata: Bengal skipper Manoj Tiwary and Indian women's team captain Jhulan Goswami were on Thursday adjudged the best cricketers of the year by the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB). The CAB on Thursday also announced Mandira Mohapatra as the best woman under-19 cricketer of the year. Apart from Tiwary, wicketkeeper...
  • Raid-de-Himalayas tests driving skills 24-10-2006 04:38 PM

    Spread across seven legs, the rallyist passed through some of the world's most highest mountain passes. ...