Daily Archive: November 30, 2010

Nov 30

FIA lists six teams with 2011 driver vacancies

Six teams are yet to confirm their full driver lineups for the 2011 season

Flagworld - FIA2011-11-13 - Force India F1 Team - Vitantonio Liuzzi 02According to the official entry list published on Tuesday by F1’s governing body. Only the top four teams as well as Sauber and Lotus have lodged FIA entries naming two race drivers. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 30

Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Championship

To race at Mid-Ohio

Cooper Tire Prototype Lite logo Mid-Ohio logoThe Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Championship will join the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Challenge August 5 – 6, 2011 – the development series’ first visit to the famed road racing circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 30

Mercedes committed to F1 after disappointing season

“But the expectations for 2001 are higher” – Zetsche

2010-11-13 - Mercedes GP - Michael Schumacher 012010-11-13 - Mercedes GP - Nico Rosberg 03Mercedes GP’s 2010 season did not live up to expectations, but the German carmaker remains committed to formula one. The Stuttgart marque took over reigning 2009 champions Brawn at the end of last season and secured the services of returning champion Michael Schumacher. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 30

Kovalainen in bed with ‘heavy concussion’

Finn Kovalainen, 29, was knocked unconscious for 30 seconds and sent to hospital for checks.

Heikki Kovalainen has been ordered to bed for a few days to nurse “heavy concussion” sustained at the weekend in Germany. After clipping a wall, the Lotus driver crashed at the start of the Race of Champions evening in Dusseldorf when the throttle of his Audi R8 stuck open. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 30

Hulkenberg news possible ‘this week’ – manager

News about Nico Hulkenberg’s future in formula one might be imminent, according to his management.

2010-06-13_01212010-05-31 - AT&T Williams - Nico Hulkenberg 02After losing his Williams race seat for 2011, the German rookie’s manager Willi Weber revealed talks with the Silverstone based team Force India. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 30

Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg starts off the 2011 IndyCar Series season

Tickets to the 2011 “World’s Fastest Spring Break Party” go on sale December 1

IZOD - IndyCar seriesHonda Grand Prix St-Petersburg logoReserved 3-day and General Admission Tickets for the 2011 Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg go on sale December 1st, just in time for the holiday season. Now in its seventh year, the event returns to the streets of downtown St. Petersburg for another weekend of speed and excitement from March 25-27, 2011. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 30

James Pull displays briliant overtaking moves

At Yamaha Invitational Challenge 2010

Yamaha logoJames Pull 20101014Competing against 22 of the best karters from around the region, James Pull delivered an aggressive performance in the Yahama SL Invitational Challenge 2010 over the weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 30

Richard Childress Racing shop takes Green to the next level

RCR Partners with Safety-Kleen to recycle aerosol cans at their Welcome, NC Shop

Safety-Kleen logoRCR logoIn the first program of its kind, designed to prevent the unnecessary disposal of aerosol spray cans still containing chemical solutions that can eventually leak into the environment, Safety-Kleen and Richard Childress Racing are teaming up to make sure those cans are empty and recycled. Read the rest of this entry »

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