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Scott McLaughlin will leave the Garry Rogers Motorsport Volvo team at the end of this season.

McLaughlin trades places to Penske

Volvo V8 star Scott McLaughlin is to confirm his move to DJR Team Penske next year, in a multimillion-dollar switch that will trigger a scramble for the remaining vacancies.

Veteran racers on rise in Darwin

V8 driver Shane Van Gisbergen celebrates on the podium after winning the second race at Hidden Valley Raceway.

Six-time Supercars champion Jamie Whincup and V8 veteran Craig Lowndes aren't in one of their dominant periods, but they are doing enough to stay in title contention amid the ebb and flow of a championship nobody can yet command.

Ricciardo to start European GP from front row

Nice drive: Ricciardo makes his way around the picturesque Baku circuit.

Daniel Ricciardo will start from the front row for Sunday's European Grand Prix after an incident-packed qualifying at Baku which saw world champion Lewis Hamilton crash out in the final session and his teammate Nico Rosberg grab pole.

Ricciardo crashes in Baku practice

Ricciardo snapped off a tyre in the crash.

Australian Formula One driver Daniel Ricciardo has snapped off his right rear wheel after clipping a barrier in Friday's opening practice for the European Grand Prix in Azerbaijan.

Ricciardo set to stay at Red Bull in 2017

Staying put: Daniel Ricciardo will be driving for Red Bull next year.

Red Bull has moved to shut down talk that Daniel Ricciardo will be leaving the team next year for Ferrari, by activating their 2017 option on the Australian's contract.

Ricciardo is Baku on track

Daniel Ricciardo had a "frustrating and boring race" in Canada.

The Formula One roadshow heads to Baku in Azerbaijan this weekend, with Daniel Ricciardo keen to be back racing on a street circuit as he tries to put recent disappointments behind him.  

Vettel vexed by 'suicidal' seagulls

We had a deal: Sebastian Vettel has blamed his loss to Lewis Hamilton in the Canadian GP on 'suicidal seagulls' who ...

Sebastian Vettel offered one of Formula One's more exotic excuses on Sunday by saying he had lost time in the Canadian Grand Prix by saving two seagulls from being flattened by his Ferrari.

Hamilton wins Canadian GP

Float like a butterfly: Lewis Hamilton paid tribute to legendary boxer Muhammad Ali as he won the Canadian GP.

Lewis Hamilton survived another first corner clash with Mercedes team mate Nico Rosberg on Sunday to take a fifth Canadian Grand Prix victory and cut the German's championship lead to nine points.

Ricciardo again frustrated at errors

Another bad day: Daniel Ricciardo has shared the blame with his team for a disappointing performance in the Canadian GP.

Errors again cost a frustrated Daniel Ricciardo at the Canadian Grand Prix, however this time the Australian Formula One driver conceded both he and his team were equally at fault.

Hamilton grabs pole in Canada

Thrilled: Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton gestures to the fans after winning the pole position in the qualifying session ...

Lewis Hamilton swept to his fifth Canadian Grand Prix pole position and piled more pressure on his championship-leading Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg.

Ricciardo: Give me fast car or I'm off

Daniel Ricciardo's temper has cooled after his anger at the Monaco debacle.

Daniel Ricciardo has delivered a blunt warning to his Red Bull team, saying that he would switch teams if he doesn't believe he has a car that can fight for a world championship.