Daily Archive: October 27, 2008

Oct 27

Switzerland set the pace in final UK A1GP test

“We tried different things and I’m pretty pleased” – Jani

SériesAs the A1 Teams made their final preparations for round two of the A1GP World Cup of Motorsport in Chengdu, China next week it was the home event team and A1 Team Portugal who tested for the first time in the UK at Silverstone today. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 27

Pantano waiting on unlikely F1 future

Last chance to go back to formula one

Newly crowned GP2 champion Giorgio Pantano is still waiting to know if he has a future in formula one. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 27

Rossi test likely to happen – Ferrari

“We have a great relationship with Valentino” -Stefano Domenicali

Ferrari’s team boss has confirmed that plans will move ahead for Valentino Rossi to return to the wheel of a formula one car. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 27

2008 Hannspree FIM Superbike World Championship preview

New Algarve circuit brings curtain down on 2008 WSBK season

The final act of the 2008 HANNspree FIM Superbike World Championship will be played out this coming weekend at the new Autodromo Internacional do Algarve circuit near Portimao in southern Portugal. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 27

Mortara finishes 2008 Formula 3 Euroseries as vice-champion

Edoardo led the title race for the first half of the season

French-Italian driver Edoardo Mortara has finished the 2008 Formula 3 Euroseries season as vice-champion. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 27

Troy Bayliss closes his Superbike career

The 2008 world champion will be in Portimao with Ducati Xerox

The 2008 World Superbike championship comes to a close this week, and factory riders Troy Bayliss and Michel Fabrizio travel to Portugal and the brand new Autodromo Internacional do Algarve for the final round. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 27

ING Renault F1 Team demonstrates its cars on the streets of Lisbon

More than 100,000 people turned out for the demonstration

Renault-01-2008-09-12After Johannesburg, the Technocentre near Paris and most recently Kiev, the ING Renault F1 Team travelled to Lisbon at the weekend to display its cars for the latest stop on its 2008 Roadshow programme. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 27

Hamilton should have two titles – Fisichella

Hamilton does not fear Ferrari drivers

According to grand prix winner Giancarlo Fisichella, Lewis Hamilton should be a back-to-back world champion by now. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 27

Canada can win back F1 race – Gurdjian

Canada will quickly get back its place

2008-06-07_272Canada has a good chance of recapturing its spot on the formula one calendar, according to Philippe Gurdjian. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 27

Alonso likely to stay at Renault – Briatore

Briatore – F1 said no to standard engines

2008-06-07_232The signs are growing by the day that Fernando Alonso will soon announce his intention to stay at Renault in 2009. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 27

Toyota consider leaving F1 for Le Mans

The final decision is budgetary

2008-06-07_239Clear signs are emerging that Toyota could be contemplating its future on the formula one grid. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 27

A1GP signs up new talent for its TV World Feed

Diana Binks and James Hinchcliffe as its world feed pit lane reporters

Diana BinksJames HinchcliffeThe millions of A1GP World Cup of Motorsport fans who follow the fortunes of the series on their tv screens will have two new personalities to watch and listen to in Season Four. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 27

MotoGP: ”I couldn’t ask for more!” – Stoner

Casey Stoner dominates Valencia season finale, ready for GP9

Casey Stoner concluded the 2008 MotoGP World Championship as he started it, with a victory, after dominating Sunday’s season-ending grand prix at Valencia – a result that also handed Ducati second in the constructors’ world championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 27

The new Speed STR rolled in St-Eustache

New car for a new Series

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Quebec could see in 2009 a new series on oval and dirt track with a new and impressive racing machine.

 

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Oct 27

WRC: Championships the target for Citroen on crucial rally

The long journey from Paris to Sapporo for next week’s Pioneer Carrozzeria Rally Japan

It could be Citroen’s most productive trip of the year if the French team achieves its aim of wrapping up both 2008 FIA WRC titles there. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 27

Australian ruled Australia

Surfers Paradise

Champagne-soaked Ryan Briscoe said that to date the Nikon Indy 300 is the biggest victory in his racing career Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 27

DTM: Quotes from the Mercedes-Benz drivers after race

”I am happy with my team and myself”  – Di Resta

First of all congratulations to Timo Scheider. He deserved to win the title. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 27

NASCAR : Edwards wins, but Johnson rallies to widen points lead

Winning races is the only way anyone has a chance to catch Jimmie Johnson in the Chase

In the race for the Sprint Cup championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 27

Will Power lead early before crash ended his Nikon Indy 300

Servia shows great speed to drive from 15th to 5th

Team Australia IndyCar driver Will Power has led the first 16 laps of his home event before crashing out of the Nikon Indy 300 on the streets of Surfers Paradise, Australia. Read the rest of this entry »