Motorsport

The newly-formed World Touring Car Cup (WTCR) has launched an esports competition to coincide with its inaugural season.

The World Endurance Championship (WEC) will return to the Brazilian city of São Paulo for the first time since 2014 after the motor-racing series struck a multi-year deal to stage a race at the Interlagos circuit from the 2019-20 season.

Dutch Formula One motor-racing driver Max Verstappen has entered into a three-year endorsement partnership with telco Ziggo.

British Formula One motor-racing driver Lewis Hamilton has entered into a partnership with US fashion and lifestyle brand Tommy Hilfiger.

The IMG agency, which organises the World Rallycross Championship (World RX), has confirmed it will launch a new Americas Rallycross Championship (ARX) this year.

The International Automobile Federation (FIA) has selected the Formula One group of companies as the promoter of the new Formula 3 championship, which will launch in 2019 and tie in with the F1 calendar.

Zurich has signed a three-year extension to its hosting rights deal with Formula E, a move that will see an event from the electric car-racing series take place in the Swiss capital until at least 2027.

Formula 1 is using a new proprietary tool to provide a more holistic valuation of its sponsorship assets. Ben Cronin speaks to the sport's head of global sponsorship and commercial partnerships Murray Barnett and developer Rob Mills about how it works.

US-based motorsport series the Global Rallycross Championship (GRC) has announced plans to form a new European series as it seeks to broaden its footprint.

The International Automobile Federation (FIA) has confirmed that the World Rallycross Championship (World RX) will switch to electric cars from its 2020 season.

MotoGP motorcycle-racing star and current world champion Marc Márquez has signed an endorsement deal with Swiss watchmaker Tissot.

US-based motorsport series the Global Rallycross Championship (GRC) has agreed a deal for English circuit Lydden Hill to stage its 2018 season finale.

The Dorna agency has today (Tuesday) revealed further details behind the MotoE World Cup, the world’s first fully electric motorcycle racing series recognised by the International Motorcycling Federation (FIM), with Italian gas and electricity company Enel coming on board as title sponsor.

The Superbike World Championship (WorldSBK) motorcycling series will stage an event in Northern Ireland for the first time next year, it has been announced.

North American stock car-racing series Nascar has made several key leadership appointments across its growing international business as it seeks to further develop its presence outside its core market of the United States.

Formula One teams Force India and Sauber have dropped the complaint they filed with the European Commission in 2015 concerning anti-competitive practices in the motor-racing championship.

US mass media company Liberty Media has announced today (Monday) that it intends to launch a process to refinance the $3.302bn (€2.76bn) first lien term loan of certain subsidiaries of Delta Topco, the subsidiary which holds all of its interests in the Formula One motor-racing championship.

Finnish merchandising company High Peak has agreed a multi-year deal to become the new official merchandise partner of the World Rally Championship.

Jean Todt, the president of the FIA, motor-racing's global governing body, has proposed the idea of a ‘global engine’ concept that could be introduced across a range of motorsport series.

The newly-branded World Touring Car Cup (WTCR) has released the calendar for its inaugural season in 2018, with the campaign to begin in Marrakech and conclude in Macau.