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    Motorsports: Jules Bianchi suffers head injury in Japanese Grand Prix crash
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    Safety in Formula One racing has come a long way over the past few decades, but accidents still do occur. And when they do, we're reminded of the inherent dangers involved in such a fast-paced form of motorsport. Our latest reminder has unfortunately come at the expense of one Jules Bianchi, ...

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    Video: Improve your weekend with this Honda NSX Concept-GT racing film
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    We still aren't convinced that the new Acura NSX will ever arrive in the US. After years of "concepts" and previews, it all seems like an elaborate tease put on by Honda to mess with journalists and auto enthusiasts. We're so looking forward to being wrong... What isn't a joke, though, is the ...

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    Motorsports: Suzuka signs on to host Japanese GP through 2018
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    Some F1 races have a permanent home while others bounce around, but some have yoyo'ed between two circuits their entire history. The German Grand Prix, for example, has (with few exceptions) been held either at the Nürburgring or Hockenheim. The British Grand Prix alternated between ...

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    Video: Honda celebrates the life of Ayrton Senna the best way it knows how
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    Honda is returning to Formula One in 2015 with McLaren, and when that engine maker and that F1 constructor are mentioned together, two other words are never far behind: Ayrton Senna. There are engine suppliers, constructors and drivers that have bigger numbers, but those three form a triumvirate ...

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    Official: Nissan gives history lesson on how the Skyline legend was born
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    The only reason we have the Nissan GT-R is because of the exploits of all those GT-Rs we didn't get, and it started with the first one, a model at the time called the Skyline GT, at the 1964 Grand Prix at Suzuka. It was there that modified Prince Motor Company Skyline sedans, only just ...

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    Motorsports: 2012 Japanese Grand Prix sees some drivers make their points, one makes a huge 25 [spoilers]
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    Even though the 2012 Japanese Grand Prix wasn't an especially exciting race, it involved "destiny" and resurrection, chanting, and a "nutcase" as some drivers tried to make their impression on the Formula 1 World Championship standings this year, while other tried to make cases for retention to ...

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    Official: Ferrari 599XX Evoluzione makes its track debut at Suzuka [w/video]
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    Ferrari is an automaker the operates in two spheres: racing and road cars. The company builds the latter to fund the former, but while the two have long operated as fairly separate units, there is plenty of room for overlap. Like its Corse Clienti department. Established to facilitate privateer ...

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    A champion is crowned at the 2011 Japanese Grand Prix [spoilers]
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    If one trend could sum up the 2011 Formula One World Championship so far, it would surely be the domination of Sebastian Vettel. The reigning champion has put up an unsurpassed fight to defend his title, claiming pole position eleven out of fourteen races so far this season, and turning them into ...

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    2010 Japanese Grand Prix: The sun finally shines in the Land of the Rising Sun [Spoilers]
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    2010 Japanese Grand Prix – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The Japanese Grand Prix has long held a special place in the Formula One World Championship. Traditionally one of, if not the very last race of the season, Japan has crowned many a champion: in fact the title has been decided ...

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    VIDEO: More Honda HSV-010 track action from Suzuka
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    Honda HSV-010 testing at Suzuka - Click above for high-res image gallery
    If you didn't get enough of last night's video and image onslaught of the Honda HSV-010 testing at Suzuka, we've got 20 more minutes of high-revving, carbon fiber cloaked SuperGT hotness below the fold. Although Honda ...

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    SPOILER ALERT: Getting down to the point at the Japanese Grand Prix
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    2009 Italian Grand Prix – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Underdogs turned front-runners. Grands prix won by six different drivers. Four teams switching their lineups midseason. A multiple world champion (quite nearly) returning to the grid. A team principal and technical director ...

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    REPORT: Suzuka secures future of Japanese Grand Prix for three years
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    At the risk of sounding like the end of a cheesy kung-fu movie, the future of the Japanese Grand Prix is safe...for now. After Toyota confirmed it could no longer host the race at its Fuji Speedway, Honda has reportedly stepped up to secure a new deal with Bernie Ecclestone to hold the race at ...

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    Honda CEO reportedly rules out return to Formula One
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    Things could hardly have played out worse for Honda. It has poured what surely amounted to billions of dollars for years into its Formula One team with little effect. Then it brought in Ross Brawn, only to withdrew its support from the squad, then it sold the entire operation to Brawn while paying ...

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    REPORT: Toyota woes spell trouble for Fuji Speedway
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    Toyota's Timo Glock at the 2008 Japanese Grand Prix at the Fuji Speedway
    In any game of chicken, it's all about who flinches first. Ever since its first running in 1963, the Japanese Grand Prix has bounced between Fuji Speedway and Suzuka Circuit, the former dominating in the '60s and '70s before ...

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    SuperGT: Nissan GT-R takes First and Second in Round 1 at Suzuka
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    Click above for a high-res gallery from the SuperGT season opener. Nissan GT-Rs first hit the track in 1969, and won their inauguaral race. 23 years later the R32 GT-R race car won its first Japanese GT Championship race at the first attempt, and yesterday at Suzuka, the Xanavi NISMO R35 driven by ...

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    VIDEO: Ayrton Senna laps Suzuka in an NSX
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    With superfast Imprezas and Skylines galore, Japan has produced some impressive performance cars, but only one bonafide supercar: the NSX. Honda developed the groundbreaking all-aluminum exotic with input from the legendary (and tragically short-lived) three-time F1 champ Ayrton Senna, who drove ...

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    SPOILER ALERT! Japan Grand Prix results and disappointments
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    The Japan Grand Prix wrapped up moments ago and in a huge disappointment for Ferrari fans, Michael Schumacher's engine blew up in an unspectacular fashion on lap 37, taking the race leader out of the competition.Schumacher held a healthy lead over Fernando Alonso throughout the race and was gaining ...

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