Australia’s Matt Hall wins latest Red Bull Air Race

Australian pilot Matt Hall blew the Red Bull Air Race World Championship open with a win at the sport’s first race at Lake Balaton, Hungary. Finishing second, Great Britain’s Ben Murphy clinched the first race podium of his World Championship career, and in third, Canada’s Pete McLeod grabbed his first race podium since 2018. Meanwhile, […]

Indianapolis looks skyward as Red Bull Air Races return to the Brickyard

INDIANAPOLIS — Over the past two seasons, the Red Bull Air Race World Champion has been decided at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. To commemorate that, two champions — Matthias Dolderer, who claimed the title in 2016, and Yoshihide Muroya, who claimed it in 2017 — flew over the city of Indianapolis in the week before the races return […]

Air Racing’s Royal Flush

Some people say air racing is dead. I say those folks aren’t playing with a full deck. Not only is the game of air racing alive and well, this year I was dealt a royal flush, and won a huge pot of fun. The Ace of Hearts A handful of ace aerobatic pilots from around […]

2018 Red Bull Races to include first-ever stop in France

In 2018, the Red Bull Air Race World Championship will make eight stops around the globe, including a premiere in Cannes, the first French race in the history of the sport. The 2018 season kicks off Feb. 2-3 with a record 11th consecutive season opener in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Cannes then rolls out the red […]

Red Bull in style

Dispatch from the Brickyard, Indianapolis, Indiana: I’m trying to decide if the 2014 California Avalon Cabernet or the 2017 Columbia Valley 14 Hands Merlot will go better with my goat cheese, pear, and micro arugula beet cup. Well, what the hell, it’s an open bar… I’ll start with the Cab and follow it up with the […]