Lewis Hamilton demands answers over Malaysian GP failure

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SEPANG, Malaysia — A furious Lewis Hamilton demanded answers from his Mercedes team after an engine failure cost him victory in Sunday’s Malaysian Grand Prix and severely dented his chances of winning this year’s Formula One drivers’ championship.Hamilton was leading on lap 41 of 56 at the Sepang International Circuit when his engine blew, handing [more]

Video: Race car driver survives after barrel rolling 22 feet in mid-air

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Most race cars are designed to be as streamlined as possible, limiting drag and providing ultimate downforce on the track to achieve maximum speeds.Most sprint cars are similar, equipped with massive rear wing on the vehicle to drive the tires into the dirt. Some sprint cars, however, aren’t equipped with much (if any) rear downforce, forcing the driver to [more]