Daily Archive: January 12, 2013

Jan 12

In addition to regular drive Max Pigoli, the Jaguar-powered team welcomed a talented roster including brit tom onslow-cole, italians Andrea Boffo and Ezio Muccio

Superstarsworld: Ferlito Motors eager to get back on-track for more success in 2013

Superstarsworld - SparcoSuperstarsworld - Max PigoliFerlito Motors experienced a largely positive 2012 season. The team, managed by Vincenzo Ferlito, gave proof of strength throughout the year as they fielded two Jaguar XFR racecars powered by a SUPERSTARS-style 5.0-litre V8 engine developing more than 550 horsepower. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 12

F1’s V6 future sounds ‘sweet’ – Mercedes

The sound of F1’s future is not as loud, but nonetheless “sweet”.

Mercedes-Benz V605 - Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 TeamThat is the claim of Mercedes’ formula one engine boss Andy Cowell, as he welcomed reporters to the German marque’s Brixworth (UK) factory for a first glimpse of the 2014-spec V6. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 12

Brundle tips Hamilton to win race in 2013

Former F1 driver Martin Brundle expects Lewis Hamilton to win a race for Mercedes this year.

Martin Brundle - Lewis Hamilton photo © ERIC VARGIOLU - DPPI2012-11-03 - Vodafone McLaren Mercedes - Abu Dhabi - Lewis Hamilton 19But the 53-year-old, who like Hamilton is a former McLaren driver, admitted he would have advised the 2008 world champion to make a different decision as he picked a team for 2013. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 12

Stars race to honour Dan Wheldon for Alzheimer’s Society

“It’s good to stage the kart race here at Autosport International”

Autosport International Karting Challenge logoAutosport InternationalInternational stars from the world of two and four-wheeled motorsport, football, music and television, joined together to race in honour of British IndyCar Champion Dan Wheldon in the Autosport International Karting Challenge in aid of Alzheimer’s Society, on Friday, January 11. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 12

Feeling A Draft: Pack mentality returns to Daytona

Drivers test drafting at Daytona for first time in Gen-6 car

Daytona 24 Hours Sunset 20122012-02-25_0382Day 2 of Preseason Thunder at Daytona International Speedway offered a little bit of everything, with the highlight coming in the afternoon as the pack returned to the high banks.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 12

Daytona On Deck For Best Of NASCAR’s Short-Track Stars

 UNOH Battle At The Beach final event details announced

2011-02-18_0647NASCAR logoNearly 11 months ago, NASCAR and Daytona International Speedway announced the concept of a unique short-track event to take place Feb. 18-19 during the 2013 Speedweeks. With the kickoff just over five weeks away, the anticipation and excitement around the inaugural UNOH Battle At The Beach continues to rise.  Read the rest of this entry »

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