Daily Archive: April 18, 2008

Apr 18

DTM: Audi domination for the start of the weekend

The top six position to Audi…

In the first practice session at  Oschersleben in Holland, Timo Scheider was fastest with a time of 1,22,620.

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Apr 18

BMW Sauber F1 Team Spanish Grand Prix preview

We should be able to keep up with the front runners

The BMW Sauber F1 Team has barely embarked on its third season and is already heading for its first Formula One grand prix as the leader of the constructors championship.

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Apr 18

Atlantic: Daniel Morad ready for first race

Season opener at Long Beach this weekend

It has been a busy few weeks for Daniel Morad between testing his new Eurointernational Atlantic Swift 016.a and attending A1GP events in South Africa, Mexico and China as A1 Team Canada’s designated rookie.

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Apr 18

Le Mans Series: Back to the future

1,000Km Di Monza

It was exactly one year ago that the fledgling 908 HDi FAP notched up an out-of-the-box win at Monza. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 18

Power aims to end Champ Car era with victory

This will be Power’s 31st and final Champ Car start

Will Power is aiming to get a third Champ Car win as the Australian participates in the historic final Champ Car race in the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach at the famous seaside beach circuit in Long Beach, California this weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 18

Scuderia Playteam SaraFree’s strong driver line up is set for new International GT Open season start

Giao has already scored 18 wins in his career

The 2008 International GT Open season kicks off this weekend in Vallelunga near Rome, for the first race of the season on Sunday April 20, 2008. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 18

2009 Red Bull switch likely for Vettel

 The Swiss newspaper Blick sends Vettel to Red Bull

Sebastian Vettel is likely to move from Toro Rosso to Red Bull’s primary formula one team in 2009. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 18

Bourdais crash caused by driver error – Tost

 “This can happen; it is part of motor racing” – Franz Tost

Sebastian Bourdais’ high speed crash during Barcelona testing on Wednesday was caused by driver error, Toro Rosso team principal Franz Tost has revealed. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 18

Ducati could call up Bayliss, Biaggi

 “It’s not an easy situation to resolve with Marco,” Suppo

Ducati MotoGP project director, Livio Suppo, has confirmed that the factory is considering asking two of its World Superbike stars, Troy Bayliss and Max Biaggi, to test the GP8. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 18

Renault unable to escape midfield – Alonso

 “The car is going better with the changes, it is true”

Fernando Alonso has poured cold water on hopes that Renault’s updated 2008 car could take a sizeable step forward at the forthcoming Spanish grand prix. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 18

F1 should ‘keep tyre warmers’ – Schumacher

 “The decision to bring them back is very positive for formula one”  – Schumacher

Michael Schumacher has backed the group of active formula one drivers who believe the FIA should reconsider plans to ban tyre warmers next year. Read the rest of this entry »