Daily Archive: September 16, 2008

Sep 16

Santander Italian Grand Prix technical debrief with Martin Whitmarsh

Vodafone McLaren Mercedes comeback on last week-end’s results

sortie des puits-01-2008-09-12Lewis described his result in the Santander Italian Grand Prix as ‘damage limitation’ – would you agree?
“Very much so. In conditions such as we saw at Monza last weekend, it can be very difficult to tick every single box and have a trouble-free weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 16

TAG Heuer Celebrates British Formula 1 Drivers

It was a fantastic evening

TAG Heuer President and CEO Jean-Christophe Babin hosted the exclusive preview party for the TAG Heuer British Formula 1 Drivers exhibition curated by Sir Stirling Moss OBE, Damon Hill OBE and brand ambassador Lewis Hamilton at The Mall Galleries. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 16

Carpentier pulling double duty at Dover International Speedway

Carpentier Geared Up for Second Race at Dover International Speedway

Patrick Carpentier expects a busy weekend at Dover International Speedway as he prepares for double duty in both the NASCAR Sprint Cup and the Nationwide Series. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 16

Win changes nothing for STR – Mateschitz

Bourdais a ‘good’ STR driver too – Tost

Red Bull mogul Dietrich Mateschitz has played down suggestions that Sebastian Vettel’s Monza win might have driven up the sale price of his 50 per cent Toro Rosso stake. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 16

Formula One teams Jerez Day 1 report

Jerez Day 1 Formula One test report

Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Jerez. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 16

Buemi could make 2008 F1 debut – uncle

It depends on a lot of factors

Sebastien Buemi could make his formula one race debut with Toro Rosso within the last four races of the 2008 season, a member of his management team has said.

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Sep 16

Five finalists for ”From the fans” award

The top five nominees for this year’s American Le Mans Series “From the Fans” award are in

From now until Sunday, October 5 – the end of Petit Le Mans weekend – voting will determine this year’s winner. The award will be presented at the season-ending banquet in Monterey, Calif., the day after the Monterey Sports Car Championships at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 16

WRC: Martin and Reid triumph on Burns Memorial Rally

Markko Martin and Robert Reid won the Richard Burns Memorial Rally at the weekend

Markko Martin and Robert Reid took the victory in the inaugural Richard Burns Memorial Rally at RAF Marham at the weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 16

Audi travels as leader to Spain again

On 21 September at the Circuit de Catalunya on the outskirts of Barcelona

The final phase begins in the DTM, the most popular European racing series after Formula 1. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 16

Castroneves and Briscoe team up for Penske at Petit Le Mans

Two more of racing’s biggest names will take part in this year’s Petit Le Mans

Powered by the Totally New Mazda6 with the entry of a third Penske Porsche RS Spyder for former works driver Ryan Briscoe and two-time Indianapolis 500 winner Helio Castroneves. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 16

Ducati Xerox looks ahead to the third Italian round at Lallelunga

Bayliss ever closer to tittle win

The Ducati Xerox Team return home, satisfied with the results of the last round at Donington Park, and head now for a weekend’s racing at the Vallelunga circuit in Rome. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 16

MotoGP: Nicky Hayden joins Ducati

Nicky Hayden finally confirmed at Ducati Marlboro

For the 2009 MotoGP World Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 16

Targa Newfoundland, meet Team Mitsubishi

After a summer of preparation and careful planning

Two drivers, two co-drivers, two cars, and our support crew have landed on the Rock to begin an amazing adventure. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 16

Renault ‘first option’ for 2009 – Alonso

Trying to find the best place

Alonso9B3971As speculation of a deal with BMW-Sauber builds, Fernando Alonso says staying at Renault is his “first option” for the 2009 season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 16

Santander still set on Ferrari switch

Company does not intend to renew actual deal

parc ferme-quali 9B6082Even without the prospect of Fernando Alonso at the wheel, the Spanish bank Santander’s 2010 switch from McLaren to Ferrari is still on track, a Spanish newspaper insists. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 16

F1 giants cast eyes over Vettel

The best drivers always end up with the best teams

Vettel-qualif-01-2008-09-13A few dozen hours after Sebastian Vettel became F1’s youngest ever winner, both of the German manufacturers involved in the sport have expressed interest in the 21-year-old. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 16

Tost hopes win is Toro Rosso boost

Also negotiating with various wind tunnels

Team boss Franz Tost hopes Toro Rosso can benefit financially from Sebastian Vettel’s Monza win, but he is not sure it will convince co-owner Dietrich Mateschitz to pull his share off the market. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 16

Young Canadian Stock Car star J.R. Fitzpatrick off to NASCAR with TRG Motorsports

JR Fitzpatrick off to NASCAR Truck Series

NascarCraftsmanThe 2006 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series Champion, John Ryan (J.R.) Fitzpatrick is about to take the biggest step in his racing career by making the move from his native Canada to the United States’ and testing in the NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 16

Italia Formula Master in Mugello

“Kiwi” Bamber with strong debut for ADM

New Zealand’s A1 Grand Prix rookie driver Earl Bamber made a successful debut for ADM Motorsport during the 5th and 6th rounds of Italia Formula Master in Mugello. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 16

Ontario FF: Season-Finale doubleheader sweep for Daly

Conor Daly ended the Ontario Formula Ford Challenge season with a pair of wins

The Ontario Formula Ford Challenge drivers concluded their regular season schedule over the weekend (September 13-14), with Rounds 11 and 12 taking place at Mosport International Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

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