Daily Archive: June 12, 2009

Jun 12

Sticky: McCormick quickest again at Circuit ICAR (+photos)

Saskatoon motorcycle racer Brett McCormick continued to set the pace

During practice for the second round of the Parts Canada Superbike Championship, presented by Moto Journal, at Circuit ICAR on Friday.

Today’s photos album

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Jun 12

Summerton takes second Atlantic pole of 2009

For race 1 of New Jersey doubleheader

In weather conditions that alternated between wet and dry at New Jersey Motorsports Park, Jonathan Summerton scored his second pole position of the 2009 Cooper Tires Presents The Atlantic Championship Powered by Mazda season for Saturday’s first race of a doubleheader weekend at the Mazda Formula X presented by Cooper Tires (HDNet, Live, 6/13 at 1 p.m. ET). Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 12

F2000: Chris Miller leads day one at Mosport

On a beautiful day in Ontario

Chris Miller and JDC Motorsports led the way at Mosport in the opening rounds of practice for this weekend’s F2000 races, posting a best time of 1:22.054. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 12

F2000: Caitlin Johnson paces opening practice at Mosport (+result)

Rémy Audette in 6th place

Caitlin Johnston led the way in the opening practice session for rounds five and six of the 2009 F2000 season at Mosport this morning.   Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 12

MOTOGP: Catalunya MotoGP – Friday practice times

Full Friday free practice times

From the Grand Prix of Catalunya at Montmelo, round six of the 2009 MotoGP World Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 12

Rebel teams sympathise with ‘dismayed’ fans

FOTA said the “details” of its concerns will be released “in the near future”

As the row with F1’s governing body gets set to drag on for at least another week, the rebel alliance FOTA on Friday sympathised with “dismayed and confused” fans. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 12

Interest in low-cost F1 ‘reassuring’ – FIA

Vacancies on the F1 grid for many years was the excessive cost of participation

The interest of 15 potential new teams vindicates the efforts to lower costs in formula one, the sport’s governing FIA said on Friday. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 12

2010 F1 entry list: the fallout begins

The fallout of the FIA’s newly published 2010 entry list began without delay on Friday

Flagworld - F1Williams said it was “pleased” to receive an unconditional entry, but for Ferrari and the two Red Bull teams, the reaction was starkly different. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 12

Senna thinks chances ‘good’ for 2010 F1 debut

He said he is in talks with “more than two teams”

Having missed out on the Brawn seat this year, Bruno Senna rates his chances of making his formula one debut in 2010. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 12

Formula One teams reactions to FIA 2010 entry list

Formula One teams comments

Flagworld - F1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 12

FIA releases 2010 entry list

All 26 spots on the 2010 grid are potentially occupied

Flagworld - F1F1’s governing body has given five of the eight FOTA teams another week to lodge unconditional entries for the 2010 world championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 12

Benetton rules out returning to F1

Formula one is a chapter that is absolutely closed for Benetton

1990-06-10 - 0006A chief of the Benetton company has ruled out taking the Italian fashion brand back to formula one.

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Jun 12

Brabham family takes action against F1 bid

Former triple world champion Sir Jack Brabham is now 83

Sir Jack Brabham and his family have followed through their threat to launch legal action after it emerged that a company aims to take their famous surname back to the formula one grid in 2010. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 12

Cosworth not yet confirming F1 return

All we can say is, we’re unable to make a comment at this time

On Friday morning, Cosworth would not confirm that the publication of the 2010 FIA entry list will cement the company’s return to formula one.

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Jun 12

Hill hints Silverstone would host breakaway race

So if another event came along, clearly there would have to be discussions

Damon Hill has hinted that departing British GP venue Silverstone could side against formula one if the series splits and a breakaway championship is formed.

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Jun 12

Le Mans: Strong qualifying for Ginetta-Zytek

Zytek teams show pace and consistency in LMP1 and LMP2

Strakka Ginetta-ZytekAfter Wednesday’s wet practice session for the Le Mans 24 Hours, the qualifying session provided the first true opportunity to showcase the consistent pace of the Ginetta-Zytek. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 12

A return to La Belle Province

Buell weekend action

After a very promising and successful weekend at the opening round of the Parts Canada Superbike championship at Calabogie, Ontario, the Deeley Racing/Ruthless Racing Inc. powered by Buell team is looking forward to the challenges of a new track in Montréal this weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 12

Yukio’s progress…

Team Suzuki Alstare Brux rider Yukio Kagayama is making fast progress from his injuries

After a visit to renowned specialist Dr Ting in USA after the Superbike World Championship round in Utah ten days ago. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 12

Le Mans: In his own words – Paul Drayson

Paul Drayson must feel like a kid in a candy store this week

For the first time as a competitor, the United Kingdom’s Minister of State for Science and Innovation is at the 24 Hours of Le Mans – the birthplace of automotive innovation. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 12

BRM joins Atlantic Championship as official timekeeper

BRM watches are among the finest timepieces in the world

When the Cooper Tires Presents The Atlantic Championship Powered by Mazda swings back into action at New Jersey Motorsports Park this weekend, it will do so with a new Official Timekeeper, as officials Bernard Richards Manufacture (BRM) and the Atlantic Championship today announced that the French watchmaker has joined forces with the series. Read the rest of this entry »

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