F1 & Motor Sport

Tordoff considering his motor racing future despite stellar season

LEEDS racer Sam Tordoff would be forgiven for having sleepless nights when reflecting on this year’s British Touring Car Championship.

Lewis Hamilton, left, talks with Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel during a press conference ahead of the US Grand Prix in Austin, Texas. Picture: AP/Eric Gay

Lewis Hamilton retains title hope ... but is ready to accept second-best

Lewis Hamilton has vowed to take his likely defeat to Nico Rosberg in the title race “like a man” as he turned on the charm offensive in the United States.

Nico Rosberg celebrates at Suzuka flanked by second-placed Red Bull's Max Verstappen, left and Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton, right, of Britain, who finished third.

Lewis Hamilton shoulders the blame after being left on the blocks at Suzuka

Lewis Hamilton admitted he was at fault for the horror start in the Japanese Grand Prix which leaves the Formula 1 championship out of his control.

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton.

Mercedes boss shrugs off F1 sabotage claims

Mercedes have hit back at claims of foul play by insisting “anyone with an ounce of 
intelligence” knows they would not sabotage Lewis Hamilton’s car.

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain leaves his car after an engine failure during the Malaysian Grand Prix. Picture: AP/Brian Ching

Hamilton forced to backtrack over harsh comments

Lewis Hamilton dramatically turned on his Mercedes team by appearing to hint at a conspiracy theory after his bid for a fourth championship was hit by another engine failure.

Sam Tordoff with his father John, CEO of JCT600, and the MD of GardX with the 2016 BTCC Team champions trophy. PIC: Dennis Goodwin

Motorsport: Tordoff pipped for title after dramatic last day’s racing

YORKSHIRE’S Sam Tordoff narrowly missed out on lifting the British Touring Car Championship title after a dramatic finalé at Brands Hatch.

Sam Tordoff.

There’s no pressure on me in Brands Hatch final says Tordoff

Leeds driver Sam Tordoff will be going all out to lift the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship title at Brands Hatch tomorrow.

Dan Cammish with his trophies.

Champion Cammish eyeing up switch to touring cars

After claiming his third national title in four years, Morley’s Dan Cammish has set his sights on the British Touring Car Championship. Lee Sobot reports.

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Sam Tordoff. Picture: Dennis Goodwin.

Motorsport: Yorkshireman Tordoff 11 points clear going into final round

Sam Tordoff will enter the final round of the British Touring Car Championship at Brands Hatch next month with an 11-point lead following yesterday’s penultimate round at Silverstone.

Josh Caygill

Caygill driving forward on testing German Nurburgring circuit

WEST Yorkshire motor-racing prospect Josh Caygill has hit form ahead of this weekend’s resumption of the Audi Sport TT Cup.

WELL DONE: Nico Rosberg of Germany, left, celebrates as secondplaced Mercedes teaam-mate Lewis Hamilton of Britain applauds Picture: AP Photo/Luca Bruno.

Slow start in Monza so costly as Nico Rosberg closes gap on Lewis Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton refused to accept blame for the dreadful start in yesterday’s Italian Grand Prix which scuppered his hopes of a 50th career victory and blew the world championship wide open.

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg, centre, celebrates, with Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo, left, in second place and team-mate Lewis Hamilton in third. Picture: AP/Geert Vanden Wijngaert

Lewis Hamilton delighted after stunning drive lands him podium finish in Belgium

A jubilant Lewis Hamilton hailed his record-breaking drive at the Belgian Grand Prix as the best result he could have hoped for after storming from the back of the pack to the podium yesterday.

Sam Tordoff with his winner's trophy at Rockingham today. Picture: Dennis Goodwin.

Motorsport: Tordoff claims victory at Rockingham to maintain championship lead

Leeds driver Sam Tordoff claimed an outstanding victory in race two at Rockingham today to maintain his lead at the top of the British Touring Car Championship standings.

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Sam Tordoff, far right, celebrates his second place in the final BTCC race of the day at Knockhill. Pic: Alison Absolon.

Tordoff back on top of the Touring Car standings

Leeds driver Sam Tordoff moved back to the top of the British Touring Car Championship standings with two podiums in the three races at Knockhill in Scotland.

Jenson Button has been told by Williams that they will not be "waiting around" for him to make up his mind on his future in Formula One.

Williams will not be kept checking their phone by Button

Jenson Button has been told by Williams that they will not be “waiting around” for him to make his mind up over his future in Formula 1.

British driver Kris Meeke, centre, celebrates.

Meeke makes history in Finland win

Northern Ireland’s Kris Meeke became the first British winner of Rally Finland as the Citroen driver set a new average speed record for the event.

Britain's driver Lewis Hamilton.

Hamilton pulls away to deflate ‘naughty’ Rosberg

Lewis Hamilton will head into Formula 1’s summer holiday with a smile on his face after extending his lead in the championship to 19 points by winning yesterday’s German Grand Prix.

Sam Tordoff.

Video: Remarkable escape as British Touring Car pile-up nearly crushes TV cameraman

A cameraman avoided serious injury after an horrendous accident at the start of the final British Touring Car Championship race at Snetterton Circuit today.

Daniel Lloyd, when he joined British Touring Car Championship team Eurotech Racing earlier this season.

Money, not talent, behind Dan Lloyd’s demise as Sam Tordoff bids to extend lead at Snetterton

Huddersfield’s talented racing-driver Dan Lloyd is set to miss the rest of the British Touring Car Championship season after a high-profile sponsor backed out at the eleventh hour.

Lewis Hamilton of Britain celebrates after winning the Hungarian Formula One Grand Prix at the Hungaroring racetrack. Picture: AP/Darko Vojinovic

Lewis Hamilton reigns in Hungary once again to take leading role in F1 title race

LEWIS HAMILTON has described his dramatic crash with Nico Rosberg at the Spanish Grand Prix as the turning point in his season after moving six points clear of his Mercedes team-mate with a record-breaking victory in Hungary.

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