Daily Archive: December 21, 2010

Dec 21

Rising NASCAR star Brad Keselowski in Toronto

To appear at the Canadian Motorsports Expo Sunday

Canadian Motorsports Expo logoBrad Keselowski-Roger Penske-Texas-Nationwide-11-2010Canadian racing fans will have an opportunity to meet – and get an autograph from – one of NASCAR’s top young stars when Brad Keselowski appears at the Canadian Motorsports Expo on Sunday, January 23, 2011. The show takes place Jan. 21-23 at Toronto’s International Centre. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 21

F1 cars to have ‘tea tray’ front wings in 2013

F1 cars will feature 1980-style ‘tea tray’ front wings in 2013, the BBC reported on Tuesday

Flagworld - F1Didier SevignyWith KERS and adjustable rear wings to feature on the grid next season, and radical 4-cylinder turbo engines to debut in 2013, the report said the new front wings are the next significant change for formula one in two years. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 21

Virgin announces d’Ambrosio and Glock for 2011

The new face of Marussia Virgin Racing Jerome D’Ambrosio completes 2011 driver line-up

2010-12-21 - Jerome D'AmbrosioVirgin RacingThe Marussia Virgin Racing Formula One team is delighted to announce that it has signed rising talent Jerome D’Ambrosio to partner Timo Glock in 2011. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 21

Ferrari to promote ‘good people’ for 2011 charge

Pat Fry is the most obvious change to Ferrari’s personnel structure for 2011, Luca di Montezemolo reveals

Pat Fry 2010-12-21After starting work on McLaren’s 2011 car, Briton Fry switched to the famous Maranello based team mid-season to become deputy technical director. There has been speculation since the race strategy blunder in Abu Dhabi that Ferrari would be making other major changes ahead of the marque’s next championship campaign. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 21

Third Star Mazda championship rookie of the year award

For JDC Motorsports in 2010

JDC-logoConnor De Phillippi 20091227Minnesota-based squad ended season with two overall wins, two Expert Series wins, and four Masters Series wins. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 21

Bortolotti disappointed by Ferrari axe

Despite being ousted by two F1 driver development schemes in the space of a year
Mirko Bortolotti is not giving up on his dream

GP3 SeriesMirko BortolottiThe Italian began 2010 by being dropped by the Red Bull programme, and last week his new ties with the Ferrari Driver Academy were cut at the end of a disappointing GP3 campaign. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 21

Al Harthy overwhelmed

With Oman road show success

OMANAhmad Al Harthy - Oman Road ShowAhmad Al Harthy, Oman’s premier international racing driver, made history on the streets of Muscat last week by wowing hundreds of local motorsport fans with a carefully prepared and controlled high-speed display at the wheel of his Porsche 911 GT3 race car. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 21

Interproteccion is new Sauber Motorsport Premium Partner

 Sauber Motorsport has agreed a partnership with Interproteccion

Interproteccion small logoSauber MotorsportThe Mexican insurance group will become a Sauber F1 Team Premium Partner on 1st January 2011, and its logos will be displayed on the rear wing endplates of the Sauber C30-Ferrari, the drivers’ overalls and team clothing. Read the rest of this entry »