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Charles Bradley

Charles Bradley is Motorsport.com’s Global Editor in Chief. After spending five years in the aerospace industry in his native North Wales, while working weekends as a freelance writer at racetracks around the UK, Charles joined the staff of Motoring News in the heart of London. He transferred to the nascent Autosport.com team in 2000 before transitioning to the magazine, becoming its Editor between 2011 and 2014. Charles then upped sticks to work in America, as Motorsport.com’s Editor in Chief, where he created the multi-national and multi-lingual editorial team that quickly became the world’s most-read motorsport website. He was instrumental in delivering three of the biggest Global F1 Fan Surveys in sports history and is also a multiple award-winning scriptwriter. Charles is also an overseas member of the Guild of Motoring Writers. He lives in Miami Beach with his wife Helen – and a cat that’s named after Serbia’s top football club.

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F1 Grand Prix qualifying results: Sainz takes British GP pole British GP
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F1 Grand Prix qualifying results: Sainz takes British GP pole

Ferrari’s Carlos Sainz took pole position for the British Grand Prix, the 10th round of the 2022 F1 World Championship, in a rain-affected qualifying at Silverstone.

CTMP IMSA: Blomqvist grabs pole from Taylor by 0.068s in Acura 1-2

Tom Blomqvist scored pole position as the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship returned to Canadian Tire Motorsports Park in his Meyer Shank Racing Acura ARX-05.

CTMP IMSA: Ricky Taylor puts WTR Acura on top in FP2

Ricky Taylor set the fastest time in second practice as the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship returned to Canadian Tire Motorsports Park in his Wayne Taylor Racing Acura ARX-05.

CTMP IMSA: Blomqvist puts MSR Acura on top in FP1, Bourdais equals time

Tom Blomqvist set the fastest time as the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship returned to Canadian Tire Motorsports Park in his Acura ARX-05, but his time was later equalled exactly by Sebastien Bourdais's Chip Ganassi-run Cadillac.

F1 Grand Prix practice results: Sainz fastest in British GP on Friday

Ferrari’s Carlos Sainz was fastest during British Grand Prix practice on Friday, ahead of the Mercedes of Silverstone’s hero Lewis Hamilton.

Richard Mille, All Road Management expand new talent search

Richard Mille and All Road Management have expanded their search for fresh motorsport prospects in the Richard Mille Young Talent Academy.

Toyota GR GT3 patent images hint at production model

Could this be a preview of the Toyota GR GT3 Concept's production model?

Both GT winners excluded from Watkins Glen IMSA race

The GT class winners in the Six Hours of the Glen IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship were both stripped of victory long after the checkered flag flew on Sunday.

Robert Wickens wins first race since IndyCar horror crash in 2018

Robert Wickens has won his first race since his career-pausing IndyCar crash at Pocono in 2018, which left him with a devastating spinal injury.

Ford Electric SuperVan blasts up the hill at Goodwood

The latest bonkers racing van has nearly 2,000 horsepower and aero styling similar to the Ford GT.

Every car debuting at the 2022 Goodwood Festival Of Speed

New vehicles from Bentley, Maserati, Polestar, and more will make their debuts at Goodwood this weekend.

Prodrive P25 is a modern Subaru 22B with carbon galore, costs £460k

Each P25 starts with an original two-door Subaru Impreza chassis. From there, Prodrive basically creates the mother of all 22B restomods starting with a hefty infusion of carbon.

F1 Grand Prix race results: Verstappen wins Canadian GP

Max Verstappen won a pulsating Canadian Grand Prix in Montreal on Sunday, after a tense duel to the finish line with Ferrari’s Carlos Sainz.

F1 Grand Prix qualifying results: Verstappen takes Canadian GP pole Canadian GP
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F1 Grand Prix qualifying results: Verstappen takes Canadian GP pole

Red Bull’s Max Verstappen took pole position for the Canadian Grand Prix, the ninth round of the 2022 F1 World Championship, in a dramatic wet-but-drying qualifying session.

F1 Grand Prix practice results: Verstappen fastest in Canadian GP on Friday

Red Bull Racing’s Max Verstappen was fastest during Canadian Grand Prix practice on Friday, the ninth round of the 2022 Formula 1 World Championship.

How Trackhouse and Suarez played the mavericks of NASCAR

After years of struggling to get a foothold in NASCAR Cup's rank and file, Daniel Suarez threw his lot in with the brand new Trackhouse team last season. As the team builds in force, Suarez has been repaid for his faith with his long-awaited first Cup win. Here's how he rose from "rock bottom" - and what his win means long-term.

Honda HPD Civic Si FE1 debuts as factory-built racecar for $55,000

This racer has an upgraded suspension, bigger brakes, and a track-ready interior.

Toyota GR86 hits the track in 2023 US one-make racing series

The Toyota GR86 will go racing in the United States in 2023 as part of the newly launched GR Cup. The one-make racing series will consist of 14 events at 7 tracks across the US.

Palou “surprised” to be hit by Ganassi IndyCar teammate Ericsson

Reigning IndyCar champion Alex Palou says “I was surprised that my teammate hit me” after early contact with Indy 500 winner Marcus Ericsson cost him dear at Road America.

F1 Grand Prix race results: Verstappen wins Azerbaijan GP

Red Bull’s Max Verstappen won the Azerbaijan Grand Prix on Sunday, as his world championship rival Charles Leclerc was forced to retire from the lead.

Le Mans 24h, H12: Slow zone breaks up raging Toyota duel

Toyota continued to dominate at the halfway mark of the Le Mans 24 Hours, as the pulsating duel between its cars was split up by circumstance.

Le Mans 24h, H8: Toyotas swap places, disaster for Corvette

Toyota led at the eight-hour mark of the Le Mans 24 Hours, its cars swapping the lead on multiple occasions as each crew strived for the upper hand.

F1 Grand Prix qualifying results: Leclerc takes Azerbaijan GP pole Azerbaijan GP
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F1 Grand Prix qualifying results: Leclerc takes Azerbaijan GP pole

Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc took pole position for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix, the eighth round of the 2022 F1 World Championship.

F1 Grand Prix practice results: Leclerc fastest in Azerbaijan GP on Friday

Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc was fastest during an incident-packed Azerbaijan Grand Prix practice on Friday, the eighth round of the 2022 Formula 1 World Championship.

Mercedes F1 potential is “dangerous” admits Red Bull’s Marko

Red Bull’s chief Formula 1 advisor Helmut Marko believes that Mercedes’ recent flashes of potential means it remains a threat in the 2022 world championship.

All-new Ford Mustang announced in $3.7 billion investment

Ford will invest $3.7 billion into manufacturing in the United States. A portion of that money will go towards building the seventh-generation Mustang.

Back from the dead: The Olympian who beats brain damage to race for Hyundai

In over 30 years of talking to racing drivers, I’ve suspected that a few of them have suffered a brain injury along the way but, until now, I’ve never heard one openly speak about it. Not one who isn’t retired, at least.

Former Dakar Rally service truck lives new life as RV rental

After nine years as a service truck for the rally teams KTM and Orlen in the Dakar Rally (among others), this vehicle is now available as an off-road camper rental in The Netherlands.

Indy 500 dominator Dixon “just messed up” in pit speeding incident Indy 500
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Indy 500 dominator Dixon “just messed up” in pit speeding incident

Scott Dixon has shouldered the blame for the pit speeding incident that cost him a shot at a second Indy 500 win.

Indy 500: Ericsson wins 106th edition after late red-flag drama Indy 500
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Indy 500: Ericsson wins 106th edition after late red-flag drama

Chip Ganassi Racing’s Marcus Ericsson won the 106th running of the Indianapolis 500 after a red flag for Jimmie Johnson’s late crash.

F1 Grand Prix race results: Sergio Perez wins Monaco GP Monaco GP
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F1 Grand Prix race results: Sergio Perez wins Monaco GP

Red Bull’s Sergio Perez won a thrilling Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday after timing his pitstops to perfection in a wet/dry, red-flag interrupted race.

F1 Grand Prix qualifying results: Leclerc takes Monaco GP pole

Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc took pole position for the Monaco Grand Prix, the seventh round of the 2022 F1 World Championship, after an incident-packed qualifying session.

F1 Grand Prix practice results: Leclerc fastest in Monaco GP on Friday

Charles Leclerc was fastest during Monaco Grand Prix practice on Friday, the seventh round of the 2022 Formula 1 World Championship, for Ferrari.

Ecclestone arrested for illegally carrying gun at airport in Brazil

Police in Brazil arrested former Formula 1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone on Wednesday after a handgun was discovered in his luggage at an airport at Viracopos in Campinas.

First drive review: 2023 Acura Integra

The iconic Integra returns with a turbocharged engine, a six-speed manual, and some slick moves.

Porsche Taycan GTS Hockenheimring Edition marks track's 90th anniversary

The Porsche Taycan GTS Hockenheimring Edition celebrates the 90th anniversary of the historic German track. Buyers of this model who visit the circuit get some special perks, too.

Pagani C10 next-gen hypercar caught in spy photos

These images represent our very first look at an early prototype of what's presently called the C10.

Indy 500: How much money does the winner receive? Prize purse explained
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Indy 500: How much money does the winner receive? Prize purse explained

The Indianapolis 500 is a race like no other and packs one of the richest prizes in all of motorsports.

F1 Grand Prix race results: Verstappen wins Spanish GP Spanish GP
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F1 Grand Prix race results: Verstappen wins Spanish GP

Red Bull’s Max Verstappen won the Spanish Grand Prix in Barcelona on Sunday, after early race dominator Charles Leclerc was forced to retire his Ferrari when it lost power.

F1 Grand Prix qualifying results: Leclerc takes Spanish GP pole Spanish GP
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F1 Grand Prix qualifying results: Leclerc takes Spanish GP pole

Ferrari's Charles Leclerc took pole position for the Spanish Grand Prix in Barcelona, the sixth round of the 2022 Formula 1 World Championship, bouncing back from an early Q3 spin.

F1 Grand Prix practice results: Leclerc fastest on Spanish GP Friday

Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc was fastest during Spanish Grand Prix practice in Barcelona on Friday, the sixth round of the 2022 Formula 1 World Championship.

Podcast: Indy 500 Preview with two-time winner Takuma Sato

33 drivers. 200 laps. 500 miles. And just 10 days to go until the Indianapolis Motor Speedway hosts the 106th running of the Indy 500.

Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S E Performance gets F1 Edition special

The F1 Edition costs €222,815 in Germany and takes the shape of an appearance package that adds €23,800 to the car's base price of just under €200,000.

Ken Block reveals Porsche Hoonipigasus 911 with 1,400bhp

Ken Block will race the twin-turbo AWD monster at Pikes Peak next month.

Porsche Mission R morphs into 718 Cayman GT4 ePerformance test car

The concept has now transitioned to a running prototype, dubbed 718 Cayman GT4 ePerformance.

Alfa Romeo seeks "easy" Spanish GP with new F1 updates

Alfa Romeo Formula 1 boss Fred Vasseur is hoping for an “easy weekend” following the dramas of Imola and Miami when the team introduces a major update package in Barcelona.

Mid-Ohio IMSA: Bourdais takes pole in Ganassi Cadillac

Sebastien Bourdais took pole position for this weekend’s IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship race at Mid-Ohio in his Chip Ganassi Racing Cadillac.

Why Miami’s unloved chicane won’t be an easy fix due to F1 rules

Several Formula 1 drivers have called for the Miami International Autodrome’s tight chicane to be changed for next year, but revisions would not be straightforward.

Mid-Ohio IMSA: Bourdais fastest in second practice for Ganassi

Sebastien Bourdais produced the fastest time in the second practice session for this weekend’s IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship at Mid-Ohio in his Chip Ganassi Racing Cadillac DPi-V.R.

Mid-Ohio IMSA: Albuquerque fastest in opening practice

Filipe Albuquerque produced the fastest time in the first practice session for this weekend’s IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship round at Mid-Ohio in an Acura 1-2.

Escaping the Miami GP with the Acura NSX Type S

Escaping the Miami GP with the Acura NSX Type S.

Alfa Romeo "pleased" with Bottas despite Miami F1 slip

Alfa Romeo Formula 1 team boss Fred Vasseur says he was "more than pleased" with seventh place in Miami despite a costly late slip by Valtteri Bottas.

Why Miami’s first F1 race could never live up to its mega hype Miami GP
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Why Miami’s first F1 race could never live up to its mega hype

OPINION: With a former first lady of America, the king of basketball and the GOAT of all NFL quarterbacks in the house, the on-track Miami GP show was never going to outshine the off-track A-listers.

Distracted Bottas explains reason for Miami F1 wall brush

Valtteri Bottas says that the brush with the wall that cost his fifth position in the Miami Grand Prix occurred because he was distracted by the battling Mercedes duo in his mirrors.

F1 Grand Prix race results: Verstappen wins Miami GP

Red Bull’s Max Verstappen won the Miami Grand Prix at the Hard Rock Stadium on Sunday, after passing the Ferrari of Formula 1 World Championship rival Charles Leclerc.

F1 Grand Prix qualifying results: Leclerc takes Miami GP pole

Charles Leclerc took pole position for the inaugural Miami Grand Prix at the Hard Rock Stadium, the fifth round of the 2022 F1 World Championship, ahead of Ferrari teammate Carlos Sainz.

F1 Grand Prix practice results: George Russell fastest in Miami GP on Friday

Mercedes’ George Russell was fastest during Miami Grand Prix practice at the Hard Rock Stadium on Friday around the newest track on the 2022 Formula 1 World Championship schedule.

From Vice to F1: The story of Miami's other grands prix

Formula 1 might be visiting a new venue in Miami this weekend but the city has plenty of motorsport history from a diverse range of categories over the years.

Miami GP officials repair track damage ahead of F1 practice

Miami GP officials have worked overnight to repair some minor areas of damage to the track surface that emerged on Thursday.

Gasly: Meeting Michael Jordan the “best experience of my life”

Pierre Gasly says meeting basketball legend Michael Jordan this week ahead of the Miami Grand Prix was “by far the best experience of my life”.