Daily Archive: February 17, 2013

Feb 17

2013 Grand Prix Ski-Doo of Valcourt Race Roundup

Nick Van Strydonk Upsets Malcolm Chartier  at the Grand Prix of Valcourt

2013-02-17_0609Grand Prix Ski-Doo de Valcourt présenté par FOX logoMalcolm Chartier, winner of the first two Pro Champ 440 finales on Friday and Saturday, saw his streak come to an end when he finished third in Sunday’s 31st running of the Grand Prix Ski-Doo of Valcourt presented by FOX.

Flagworld’s photo album from Valcourt

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Feb 17

Emirates could sponsor F1 team again

New F1 backer Emirates, the Dubai-owned airline, could also return to the sport as a team sponsor.

Flagworld - F1Earlier this month, Bernie Ecclestone announced a five-year branding deal has been agreed between formula one and the airline. But in 2006, as McLaren plugged the one-season gap between its title sponsors West and Vodafone, Emirates had a prominent place on the silver livery. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 17

Alguersuari decries F1 seat ‘auction’

As the F1 world looks set to race on without him, Jaime Alguersuari has decried a sport whose seats are now sold to the highest bidder.

2012-06-09_03572012-05-10 - Pirelli - Jaime Alguersuari 1Accepting that his hopes of returning in 2013 are dashed, the former Toro Rosso driver revealed that he had talks with a team this year that ultimately decided to sign a different driver. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 17

All set for 2013 World Superbike Season Opener at Phillip Island

The refreshed Australian venue has recently undergone a 3 million dollar resurface

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo blackPhillip Island CircuitThe countdown to the 26th edition of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship is almost over, as the upcoming Season Opener weekend will officially start the international motorsport year. The six manufacturers involved in the series (Aprilia, BMW, Ducati, Honda, Kawasaki and Suzuki) will once again aim to achieve the ultimate goal of victory. Read the rest of this entry »

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