Daily Archive: September 23, 2008

Sep 23

Blair Morgan seriously injured in Montreal

At the Supercross

Moto-cross and sno-cross great Blair Morgan flipped his bike during a practice on Saturday in Montreal and is severely injured.

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Sep 23

Carpentier readies for Charlotte test & race at Kansas Speedway

No. 10 LifeLock Dodge Kansas preview

While most drivers in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series were rushing home on their private jets after Dover on Sunday night, Patrick Carpentier had a different idea. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 23

Vodafone McLaren Mercedes statement after today’s court event

We’re racers, we’re naturally competitive, and we love to overtake

Dennis-Withmarsh-2008-09-06The FIA International Court of Appeal has announced today that it has found Vodafone McLaren Mercedes’ appeal in respect of the penalty awarded to Lewis Hamilton after the Belgian Grand Prix on September 7th to be inadmissible.

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Sep 23

FIA rules McLaren appeal not admissible

Hamilton ‘not depressed’ after verdict

Hamilton-03-2008-09-14The FIA International Court of Appeal on Tuesday ruled that McLaren’s appeal against the controversial Spa-Francorchamps penalty involving Lewis Hamilton was not admissible. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 23

Rain threat to come true in Singapore

It rains every night, you don’t have to pray for rain, it just comes

Rain is a very real possibility this weekend for F1’s first ever floodlit night race on the twisty streets of Singapore. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 23

Vettel to win German award

Vettel test useful for RBR – Coulthard

Vettel-01-2008-09-06Sebastian Vettel, who at Monza recently became F1’s youngest ever pole sitter and grand prix winner, is to be declared the 2008 ‘Motorsportler des Jahres’ (motor sportsman of the year) by the Deutscher Motorsport Verband (German motorsport association). Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 23

Hamilton fights corner at FIA appeal

FIA likely to dismiss Hamilton appeal

Hamilton-garage 9B4127Lewis Hamilton spent the whole of Monday sitting through the McLaren appeal in Paris, facing a full hour of cross-examination from FIA and Ferrari lawyers. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 23

Ferrari drivers to work together – president

It is better that you show them how to race for the team

Massa-02-2008-09-05Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo says he is “confident” the team’s drivers will work together to deliver the titles in 2008.

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Sep 23

Alonso’s Ferrari move still on – report

2010 sponsor, Santander, could pick up the bill

Alonso-2008-09-05The renewal of Kimi Raikkonen’s Ferrari tenure was announced recently at Monza, but the news has not stopped speculation about the future of the Italian team’s lineup.

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Sep 23

MotoGP: Capirossi unbeaten at Motegi since 2004

Loris Capirossi looking to exploit remarkable Motegi record

Loris Capirossi hasn’t lost a Japanese Grand Prix since 2004 – an amazing record he hopes to continue this weekend, during his Motegi debut for Rizla Suzuki. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 23

Fast, fun ride

“Where’s the stereo? Where’s the air conditioning?”

Russ Mitchell gasped as he peeked into the cockpit of the Indy Racing Experience two-seat IndyCar. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 23

New WRC deal with Wrigley’s Airwaves

Airwaves is a familiar name to many motorsport fans

International Sportsworld Communicators, the commercial rights holder of the FIA World Rally Championship, has announced a new sponsorship deal with Wrigley’s Airwaves chewing gum. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 23

WRC: Rallyday enjoys strong turnout again

Rallyday 2008 breaks 10,000 people marker

The Rallyday 2008 drew in over 10,000 people again this year, organisers confirmed Monday following the eighth running of the Castle Combe extravaganza, which starred BP Ford Abu Dhabi’s Mikko Hirvonen. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 23

Esteban Gutierrez drives for Mexico in A1GP

A1 Team Mexico confirmed that Esteban Gutierrez will drive for Mexico

In the A1GP World Cup of Motorsport in the rookie sessions, during Season Four that will have the season opener at Circuit Park Zandvoort, Netherlands on October 3 – 5. Read the rest of this entry »

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