Sam Smith, Motorsport.com

climate change

Formula E and the Race Against Time

Formula E leaders believe their series stands the best chance of keeping auto racing relevant amid a rapidly changing transportation industry and the challenges of climate change.
Sam Smith, Motorsport.com
11.10.16
mercedes

Mercedes Poised to Make Formula E Entry in 2018

The all-electric series has been looking to expand its participating teams from 10 to 12, and Mercedes has been evaluating an opportunity to join the championship during the last year.
Sam Smith, Motorsport.com
10.4.16
NEW YORK CITY

Is Formula E’s New York Odyssey Really a Game Changer?

Next July, Formula E will achieve something that so many have tried to accomplish yet failed: holding an international motor race in New York City.
Sam Smith, Motorsport.com
9.26.16
racing

Daniel Abt, the 23-Year-Old Continuing Germany's Oldest Racing Dynasty

Daniel Abt comes from a long line of drivers and engineers, stretching back 120 years. Now the 23-year-old Formula E and WEC racer is taking up the family business.
Sam Smith, Motorsport.com
12.28.15
racing

How Nissan's Bold Le Mans Prototype Turned into a Nightmare

While Nissan deserves plaudits for its innovation, its front-engined LMP1 contender seemed doomed to failure from the start. It was a tumultuous year for the Japanese manufacturer.
Sam Smith, Motorsport.com
12.28.15
racing

Why Formula E Is Right for Jaguar

After a decade away from the racetrack, Jaguar is returning to international motorsport with a Formula E program. Given the growing market for electric vehicles, the move makes business sense, too.
Sam Smith, Motorsport.com
12.18.15
tony brise

Remembering Tony Brise, and the Plane Crash that Devastated Formula 1

Tony Brise could've been the next big thing in motorsports were his life not tragically​ cut short by the accident that claimed the lives of many of his teammates 40 years ago this week.
Sam Smith, Motorsport.com
12.4.15