Daily Archive: March 28, 2010

Mar 28

Indy Car race rescheduled for 10 a.m. Monday, March 29 (+grid)

Will Power will start from pole, Tagliani in 8th place

Alex Tagliani’s comment on race postponement

A weather system that moved across the Gulf of Mexico and quickly dumped more than an inch of rain and spawned lightning forced postponement of the Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg to 10 a.m. (ET) March 29. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 28

Fauzy to drive Lotus in Friday’s Sepang practice

“We’re looking forward to going home” -Fernandes

2010-03-27 - Lotus F1 Racing 03Despite a couple of false starts, it is expected that Fairuz Fauzy will drive a Lotus T127 during Friday practice at Sepang on Friday. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 28

Strong interest in Rally Canarias y Islas (+photos)

Rally Islas Canarias,  confirmed as a new addition to the Intercontinental Rally Challenge calendar

The rally is set to attract a strong entry when it runs for a 34th time from 29 April-1 May. In addition to a host of local drivers and those who will travel from the Spanish mainland, Peugeot UK has confirmed it will send a 207 Super 2000 for its defending IRC champions Kris Meeke and Paul Nagle, while Irishmen Daniel Barry and Martin Brady are planning to take part in the same Mitsubishi Lancer they used on Rallye Automobile Monte-Carlo in January. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 28

Formula One teams Australian Grand Prix race report (+results, +standings, +photos)

Australian Grand Prix Formula One race report

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

Mar 28

No more ‘Bore-rain’ as Button wins Aus thriller (+results, +standings)

Rendering ‘Bore-rain’ stories to history

Australian Grand PrixHe finished off the podium, but Fernando Alonso is still leading the championship on Sunday night after a thrilling Australian grand prix. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 28

FAZZT Race Team Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg qualifying report

Race 2 of 17

St_petersburg“I think the team did a fantastic job. We are trying to get ourselves in the window so we can roll the car out of the truck and be where we want to be and that is tough without a bunch of data” Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 28

Raikkonen to partner Vettel at Red Bull in 2011 – report

Kimi Raikkonen is set to replace Red Bull’s Mark Webber ahead of the 2011 season.

2010-03-27- Red Bull Racing - Sebastian Vettel 2A report in Germany’s Bild am Sonntag said the return of the Finn to formula one, to become his friend Sebastian Vettel’s teammate, is already being arranged. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 28

Aus thriller was ‘lesson’ after Bahrain criticism

Heavy rain expected for ‘twilight’ GP

arton10179-a4011Just two weeks after the global condemnation of the processional season opener in Bahrain, Australia’s Albert Park on Sunday hosted a thrilling second round of the 2010 world championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 28

Vettel defect revealed – wheel damaged by loose nut

Red Bull not confirming brake failure for Vettel

2010-03-27- Red Bull Racing - Ciaron Pilbeam - Guillaume RocquelinIn darkness at Albert Park very late on Sunday, Red Bull technicians identified the problem that ruined Sebastian Vettel’s charge to victory. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 28

Boss says McLaren should not manage ‘fragile’ Hamilton

“He should have a dispassionate, independent manager.”

2010-03-27 - Vodafone McLaren Mercedes - Martin Withmarsh 01Martin Whitmarsh has urged a “fragile and distracted” Lewis Hamilton to look outside of McLaren for a new manager. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 28

Mirror visibility ‘worse than ever’ – Barrichello

“Rear visibility on the current cars is worse than ever”

2010-03-27 - AT&T Williams - Rubens Barrichello 03Rubens Barrichello has sided with fellow veteran Pedro de la Rosa in calling for better rear-view mirrors in formula one. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 28

Andersen Racing’s Krohn qualifies fourth

As Lara’s crash shortens session in Star Mazda Action

Andersen Racing’s Anders Krohn posted the best results for Palmetto, Fla.-based Andersen Racing Saturday morning during qualifications for the Star Mazda Championship presented by Goodyear, which is appearing at the St. Petersburg street course for the first time ever. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 28

Canadian Maryeve Dufault slated to run three events

Development driver to run in Star Mazda Series

The FAZZT Race Team announced that development driver Maryeve Dufault will be driving in three Star Mazda Series events over the course of the 2010 season. Maryeve will begin her season at the Star Mazda test at O’Reilly Raceway Park on May 5 and 6 and then run the Night Before the 500 on May 29 at O’Reilly Raceway Park, the Iowa Speedway event on June 20 and the event at Trois-Rivieres on August 15. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 28

Ross Martin swept Geneva

Judnick Motorsports take 2 Championships 

A phenomenal season for Judnick Motorsports!  Ross Martin totally dominated the Pro Classes at the Season Finale in Lake Geneva winning both Pro Open and Pro Super Stock. A fitting finish to an already outstanding season for Martin. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 28

Incredible weekend for Pserra Racing in Ocala

Every Pserra Racing driver finished in top 10 during final weekend

The Ontario based Birel team of Pserra Racing had an incredible final weekend in the 2010 Florida Winter Tour. “I am really happy – and proud – of the way our team performed,” said Pserra Racing owner Peter Serravalle. “This performance is a great way for Pserra Racing to start off the year. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 28

Summerton to drive for Walker Racing in St Pete GP

In Indy Lights Series

Walker Racing and Jonathan Summerton have put together a last minute agreement for Jonathan to race in Indy Lights at the 2010 Indy Grand Prix at St. Petersburg this weekend.  This deal positions the team and Jonathan as a force to consider for all the other teams. In his first race in Indy Lights with a similar deal last year Jonathan took his car to a 2nd place in the first race and came from 16th to 4th in the second race. Read the rest of this entry »