Felipe Motta

Felipe Motta is the editor-in-chief of the Brazilian edition of The journalist began his career in 1999 on the radio Jovem Pan, a pioneer in motorsport coverage in Brazil. In 2002, he covered his first Brazilian GP at Interlagos. Two years later, he became a permanent F1 reporter traveling to all races. He served until 2013. He worked in the main content portals in Brazil and also on television (Fox Sports and ESPN). In 2011, he founded TotalRace website, which was acquired by in 2015.

Latest articles by Felipe Motta


Nelson Piquet Jr. says NASCAR return possible

Nelson Piquet Jr. says he is still in love with NASCAR and sees possibility of a more “realistic” return than Formula E

Chaotic scenes in Brazil as dogs and child run across live racetrack

Sunday’s sixth round of the Brazilian Stock Car Championship at Curitiba was disrupted by two bizarre track invasions – both human and canine – as well as the huge crash that caused two drivers to be hospitalized.

Exclusive: Nelson Piquet never doubted Nelson Jr's ability to succeed

Three-time F1 world champion Nelson Piquet has hailed the success of his son Nelson Jr in becoming the first-ever FIA Formula E champion, saying he "has always been very fast".