Motorsport


Motorsport
Kimi Räikkönen driving for Formula One team Ferrari (2007)

Motorsport or motorsports is the group of sports which primarily involve the use of motorized vehicles, whether for racing or non-racing competition. MotoSport refers to motorcycle racing specifically and includes off-road racing such as motocross and MotoGP.

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Motor racing

Finnish speedway riders in the Speedway Extraliiga competition at Yyteri speedway venue
An F1 powerboat rounding a buoy

Motor racing is the subset of motorsport/motosport activities which involve competitors racing against each other.

Forms of motor racing include:

Non-racing motorsport

Forms of motorsport which do not involve racing include drifting, motorcycle trials, freestyle motocross and tractor pulling.

Olympics

Motorsport was a demonstration event at the 1900 Summer Olympics.

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