Daily Archive: March 12, 2011

Mar 12

Formula One teams testing report day 5 (+ results, + photos)

Formula One day 5 test report

Circuit de CatalunyaToday’s testing report from Formula One teams & drivers in Barcelona.

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Mar 12

Franck Mailleux looks forward to first taste of Sebring

At the legendary Sebring International Raceway

Franck Mailleux 20100914Franck Mailleux Le Mans 2010 Franck Mailleux is set to experience his first ever stateside endurance race next week as the first round of the 2011 Intercontinental Le Mans Cup (ILMC) gets underway at the legendary Sebring International Raceway in Central Florida. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 12

Strong Porsche contingent at Twelve Hour classic

American Le Mans Series, round 1 in Sebring, USA

Porsche12 Hours of Sebring 2011 logoA true classic traditionally kicks off the American Le Mans Series season: The 12 Hours of Sebring, run for the 59th time on the Sebring International Raceway in the heart of Florida on 19 March, is the oldest and toughest sports car race in the USA. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 12

Tom Gladdis aiming for the front on F2 return

Briton hungry for success after recovering from injury 

F2 - Tom Gladdis 01F2 - Tom Gladdis 02Britain’s Tom Gladdis is the latest driver to be confirmed for the 2011 FIA Formula Two Championship, returning to the series after making a successful debut in the series in 2009 and contesting selected rounds in 2010.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 12

Red Bull set to sign Vettel through 2014

Sebastian Vettel is close to agreeing a contract extension with Red Bull.

2011-02-13 - Red Bull Racing - Jerez - Sebastian Vettel 002011-02-19 - Red Bull Racing - Barcelona - Sebastian Vettel 0004That is the claim of Germany’s Sport Bild, reporting that the reigning world champion will sign up through 2014. Currently, the 23-year-old’s deal is set to expire at the end of this season, even though an ‘option’ is expected to also keep him with the Milton Keynes based team in 2012. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 12

Road America announces 2011 Motorcycle School schedule

Road America has released its 2011 Motorcycle School schedule

Road AmericaBriggs & Stratton logoEntering its fifth year, the school has become Wisconsin’s premier cycle-training facility, educating well over 1,000 two-wheel enthusiasts. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 12

James Pull ready for 2011 Rotax Max Challenge season

With a two-month break since his last race at the Rotax Invitational Race

James Pull  2011 HelmetJames Pull 20101014James Pull has been training hard in preparation for the 2011 season. The 11-year-old Singapore-based cadet karter will be competing this weekend in the first round of the Rotax Max Challenge (RMC) Malaysia championship held at the Speedway PLUS Circuit in Malaysia. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 12

Robertson racing onward for 2011

Sebring marks roll-out of full-season effort with two Ford GTs

Robertson Racing logoRobertson Racing car 20100929  After rolling out a second Doran-Ford GT at the end of the 2010 season, Robertson Racing is a week away from launching its first season-long campaign of two cars in the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 12

JDC Motorsports commences USF2000 National Championship at Sebring

Talented rookie duo of Ellery and Piedrahita poised to challenge for top honors

JDC-logoUSF2000 logoJDC MotorSports begins its pursuit of another junior formula car series title this coming week (March 17-18), when Rounds One and Two of the Cooper Tires presents the USF2000 National Championship powered by Mazda takes place at Sebring International Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 12

Pierre Ragues begins ILMC campaign with America adventure

Pierre has carried out a productive two-day test at Italy’s Vallelunga circuit

  
Pierre Ragues 09083112 Hours of Sebring 2011 logoThe 2011 Intercontinental Le Mans Cup (ILMC) begins in earnest next week as the Sebring International Raceway plays host to one of the world’s greatest sports car races, the 12 Hours of Sebring.

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Mar 12

Parthiva Sureshwaren returns for 2011 assault

Indian racer hoping to impress as excitement builds ahead of F1 Grand Prix in New Delhi

F2 - Parthiva Sureshwaren returnsF2 - Parthiva SureshwarenParthiva Sureshwaren is the latest returnee to secure his place on the 2011 FIA Formula Two grid – becoming the second Indian driver to be confirmed for the championship’s third season. Read the rest of this entry »

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