Daily Archive: May 24, 2008

May 24

Sticky: Monaco: The starting grid

An all red Ferrari front line

The starting grid for the sixth F1 race of the 2008 season , the fabulous Monaco GP is now complete.

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May 24

DC confident he’ll race despite Monaco crash

David Coulthard is confident he will be fit to contest the Monaco grand prix

Despite his big crash during qualifying on Saturday. Read the rest of this entry »

May 24

Monaco GP2 race 2 report (updated³)

GP2 Series race 2 report

Today’s report from GP2 Series teams at Monte-Carlo.

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May 24

Conway dominates in race two (+results, + standings)

Lights to flag victory for popular Englishman

Mike Conway stormed to victory in today’s race two in Monaco, leading from lights to flag to score a dominant first win in the series ahead of teammate Ho-Pin Tung and Alvaro Parente.

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May 24

Monaco Grand Prix qualifying report

Formula One teams Monaco Grand Prix qualifying report 

Today’s report from Formula One teams Monaco Grand Prix qualifying.

 

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May 24

Andrew Ranger likes NASCAR chances

 Young star expects to find field full of rivals at Canadian Tire opener this weekend at Cayuga

Andrew Ranger, who won the Canadian Tire stock car series in its first season last year, has his work cut out for him at this weekend’s opener.  Read the rest of this entry »

May 24

News briefs from Monaco

Sir Frank Williams 600th Grand Prix

His own team’s press office made it loudly known that Monaco is Sir Frank Williams’ 600th grand prix as a formula one entrant. Read the rest of this entry »

May 24

Mosley likely to survive June 3 vote

 Sir Jackie Stewart’s bet

Max Mosley’s staunchest opponent, former triple world champion Sir Jackie Stewart, has placed a $100 bet that he hopes he will not win. Read the rest of this entry »

May 24

Allies defend Mosley at Monaco

The F1 press smelled a rat on Thursday afternoon

When figures in the official FIA press conference were asked to comment on Max Mosley’s presence at Monaco. Read the rest of this entry »

May 24

Riders enthusiastic about return of World Superbike in USA

This will be the third different venue for the USA Round

With one week to go before World Superbike returns to the USA for the first time in four years, the championship regulars have been giving their opinions about the Miller Motorsports Park circuit not far from Salt Lake City.

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May 24

BMW Sauber F1 Team Pit Lane Park returns to Warsaw

100,000 fans last year

The Polish fans of the BMW Sauber F1 Team and their home grown hero, Robert Kubica, have every reason to look forward to another very special Formula One experience. Read the rest of this entry »

May 24

AIM Autosport celebrates return to Star Mazda series with a win

John Edwards puts in dominant performance

After announcing just two weeks ago that the team had signed a driver to contest the next round of the Star Mazda Series presented by Goodyear, AIM Autosport is very pleased to have come away from Miller Motorsport Park with a very strong performance including the pole and the race win. Read the rest of this entry »

May 24

Conquest Racing signs title sponsorship with Bidaroo.com

Local Indiana business to appear on sidepods of #34 Conquest car

Conquest Racing announced today that they have formed a partnership with Bidaroo.com, a unique Indiana-based online charity auction which becomes title sponsor of the #34 car driven by Jaime Camara for the 92nd running of the Indianapolis 500. Read the rest of this entry »

May 24

Rosberg not expecting to keep second place

 “I do not think it will be repeatable for qualifying” – Nico Rosberg

Nico Rosberg does not think he will be able to remain the second quickest runner on the streets of Monte Carlo throughout the race weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

May 24

Silverstone denies ‘dead duck’ GP talks

A boss of the British grand prix venue Silverstone has denied Bernie Ecclestone’s claim

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May 24

Talks for new Button contract to begin

Negotiations to extend Jenson Button’s Honda contract have begun in Monte Carlo

Despite the 28-year-old saying earlier this month that “I will be with Honda next season”, the British newspaper The Times insists that there is a chance Button will quit the Japanese team “to chase his dream of winning the drivers’ world championship”. Read the rest of this entry »

May 24

Ecclestone withdraws all support for Mosley

 “Everybody’s wrong except him,”  – Bernie Ecclestone

Bernie Ecclestone, angry at the letter sent by Max Mosley to FIA clubs, has finally retracted all support for his beleaguered fellow F1 powerbroker. Read the rest of this entry »

May 24

Conquest Racing Carb day report

Sunday’s race will be Conquest Racing’s second Indy 500 start
 
Conquest Racing may only have managed to do a combined total of 10 laps today before the rain washed out the last 45 minutes of final practice but the team is still ready to go racing on Sunday when the green flag falls on the 92nd running of the Indianapolis 500. Read the rest of this entry »