Daily Archive: November 3, 2010

Nov 03

F2000 Championship Series announces 2011 schedule

The Series heads to Watkins Glen twice in 2011

The F2000 Championship Series today announced its 2011, 14-race, seven-weekend tentative schedule. The largest open wheel series in North America, featuring multiple chassis manufacturers and the best road courses in North America will open its sixth season of competition at VIRginia International Raceway in early April. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 03

Lucas Oil off-road series rolls into Las Vegas

This weekend for rounds 13 and 14

Even this late in the season there are several classes are still engaged in very close points battles with just three rounds of racing left, and the upcoming two rounds of racing should prove to be pivotal in the drivers’ quests to grab the points titles in their respective classes. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 03

Schumacher to have new race engineer in 2011

Ross Brawn and Norbert Haug will have more distinct roles in 2011

2010-09-13 - Mercedes GP - Michael Shcumacher 032010-09-13 - Mercedes GP - Ross Brawn 01Michael Schumacher will have a new race engineer at Mercedes next year, according to reports. The French-language Eurosport said the identity of the engineer is Mark Slade, who this year is working alongside Vitaly Petrov at Renault. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 03

Webber not worried teammate Vettel is ‘superstar’

Red Bull hasn’t ruled out team strategy – Wendlinger

2010-10-23 - Red Bull Racing - Mark Webber 32010-10-23 - Red Bull Racing - Sebastian Vettel 2Mark Webber insists he is not concerned that it is Sebastian Vettel, and not himself, who is regarded as the star of the Red Bull team. Australian Webber is better placed in the points standings than his German colleague Vettel, but team figures are insisting upon a situation of driver equality for the remaining two races of 2010. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 03

Massa confirms he will help Alonso in Brazil

“I’m a professional.  I did it already in 2007” – Massa

2010-09-26 - Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro - Felipa Massa 62010-02-27 - Ferrari - Fernando Alonso 01Felipe Massa has confirmed that if he can help Fernando Alonso to reinforce his lead in the drivers’ world championship this weekend, he will. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 03

HRT to soon announce de la Rosa for 2011 – reports

HRT vows to ‘work’ rather than react to Ecclestone

2010-04-17 - BMW Sauber F1 Team - Pedro de la Rosa 002010-10-10 - Hispania F1 Racing Team - Sakon Yamamoto 03A deal for Pedro de la Rosa to return to the grid next year could be announced officially next week. After being ousted by Sauber, the 39-year-old Spaniard was recruited as Pirelli’s main test driver but said he would be interested in driving for HRT in 2011 if its “sporting project is interesting and ambitious”. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 03

VW official confirms ‘no plans’ for F1 foray

“There are no concrete plans (for F1).”

A Volkswagen official has apparently confirmed reports that the German auto giant is not going to enter formula one. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 03

Synergy Racing announces staff changes

Smith going to VIR

Kerrigan Smith, Synergy Racing acting General Manager, announced this week that he has accepted the position of Director of Track Operations with Virginia international Raceway (VIR).  Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 03

F1600 Formula F Championship Series announces 2011 schedule

The Series opens the year at VIRginia International Raceway

The F1600 Formula F Championship Series today announced its inaugural season schedule consisting of five weekends and 10 events, pairing with the F2000 Championship Series.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 03

Gianmarco Raimondo F3 Italia Monza report

Canadian open wheel racer ends the 2010 rookie season with two top tens and his best results of the year

Gianmarco Raimondo, Canadian formula car racer, completed an amazing weekend of racing action at the world re-known Monza Circuit located near the town of Monza, Italy, home to the 2010 Formula One Italian Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 03

NAPA Auto Parts makes $250,000 donation to Susan G. Komen for the Cure®

Unveils NASCAR paint scheme honoring fans affected by breast cancer

NAPA AUTO PARTS Toyota 2NAPA AUTO PARTS ToyotaNo. 56 NAPA AUTO PARTS Toyota to feature names of more than 2,400 breast cancer victims, survivors & supporters during AAA 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Race at Texas Motor Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 03

Bridgestone MotoGP Preview – Round 18: Valencia, Ricardo Tormo

One week after the Portuguese Grand Prix

The MotoGP paddock heads to Valencia and the Ricardo Tormo circuit for the traditional season finale on 7 November. Read the rest of this entry »

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