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  • W Series motor racing spreads its wings after outstanding debut season

    All-female series has already had a global impact, with the 2020 calendar expanded from six to eight races and 12 of the 18 drivers already announced coming from different countries When the all-female W Series was announced in 2018 no one expected it to be smooth sailing. Making waves in motorsport’s boys’ club was always rather the point. Yet few imagined the impact it would make. Going global in only its second season is remarkable. This week the series was awarded the John Nicol Trophy at...

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  • Motor racing: Small details, big picture, key to Hamilton's next F1 deal

    Lewis Hamilton says small details, and the bigger picture of what he does after Formula One, will be key to his next contract.

  • The LAFD will operate the first electric fire truck in North America next year

    The Los Angeles City Fire Department (LAFD) will be the first department in North America to purchase an electric fire truck. It's confirmed that it has put in an order for a model from Austrian-based manufacturer Rosenbauer, and will take delivery o

  • 13 Movies That Could Be in Next Year’s Oscar Race

    This year’s abbreviated sprint of an awards race came to a shockingly delightful end at the Oscars where Parasite reigned supreme, but it’s never too early to start thinking about what could be taking the stage this time next year. In hindsight, Parasite began its awards season run back in May of 2019, where it won the Palm d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival. It played like gangbusters throughout the fall film festival season, building steam until it hit theaters as a critical darling. Ultimately,...