Hollywood actor and environmental activist Leonardo DiCaprio is to enter a team in the new FIA Formula E Championship, the world’s first fully-electric race series, it has been announced.
Already involved in F1 and MotoGP, India's motorsport reach will expand next season with Mahindra's involvement in the FIA Formula E series.
Pirelli F1 test driver Lucas di Grassi completed the maiden test with Formula E’s new fully-electric race car, the Spark-Renault SRT_01E, recently at the La Ferté Gaucher circuit in France. 
Takuma Sato joins the list of Formula E test drivers ahead of inaugural season for electric series 
Team Lotus morphs in Caterham F1 in 2012, and Tony Fernandes has taken time to shed more light on where his latest motorsport acquisition is headed. 
Team Lotus looks set to become Caterham F1 for 2012, amid rumours that an agreement has been reached in F1's naming rights row. 
Prodrive chairman David Richards is reported to be eyeing a potential takeover of the financially struggling Lotus Renault GP outfit - and Giedo van der Garde could come as part of the deal. 
Virgin's Graeme Lowdon has denied speculation the squad is on the verge of taking over the premises previously occupied by the now defunct Arrows and Super Aguri F1 teams. 
Sakon Yamamoto will act as Virgin's reserve driver at the opening F1 2011 race in Australia this week and for the next two rounds in Malaysia and China, it has been announced.