Film star Emily Ratajkowski becomes first female celebrity to drive Formula E car, Nico Rosberg makes cockpit return


For many celebrities, the allure of motor racing is irresistible. The adrenaline rush of speeding past a chequered flag and the attraction of...
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Watch driverless racing car battle human racer


Twenty-one years ago the Deep Blue supercomputer beat reigning world chess champion Garry Kasparov in what was a landmark 'man vs machine'...
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Rapid charger: Audi reveals 800bhp e-tron supercar


Audi has hinted at the shape of things to come with a new e-tron Vision Gran Turismo electric supercar.

Autonomous racing car sees red mist, crashes


Motor racing enthusiasts may have wondered whether the arrival of self-driving cars will mark the end of the road for their favourite...

$1m eRace gives driver second chance at stardom


When Graham Carroll climbed into his parents’ loft and sat down in front of a car racing computer game he could never have imagined that it would

Video: Formula E tackles Arctic ice cap


The universe has a funny way of keeping itself balanced. Yesterday the rally star and YouTube sensation responsible for...
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Sam Bird gears up for Formula E London finale


After an electrifying inaugural season in 2014-15, the final event of this year’s Formula E electric racing series rolls into London this weekend...
Roborace driverless racing car unveiled: is this the future of motor sport?

Roborace driverless racing car unveiled: is this the...


To some enthusiasts, Roborace will seem to be the antithesis of sport. With no blood, sweat and tears, because there are no drivers, the FIA’s self-driving...
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Jaguar to return to racing as part of Formula E electric...


It may be a sign of the times that while Formula One is going through a bit of a rough patch, shall we say, the nascent Formula E series appears to...
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Formula E helps accelerate use of wireless charging


If you were one of the thousands who lined the streets of Battersea Park, southwest London, in June to watch the Formula E race in its inaugural season...
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Formula Fourth Form victory launches teen into big...


A school engineering project may have helped uncover Britain’s next motor-racing champion: a 14-year-old who used an electric car built by himself...
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Richard Branson: I tell you, in 20 years all cars will...


Branson’s huge fortune is inextricably linked with burning fossil fuels. But he believes we are closing in on the breakthrough that will make battery...
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Driving news review: The big motoring headlines of...


This year we have seen hybrid hypercars rewrite the performance rulebooks, pure-electric vehicles finally move from obscurity to desirability and...