Daily Archive: March 20, 2013

Mar 20

NASCAR National Series News and Notes +Fast Facts

No time to rest for streaking Keselowski

NASCAR logoAnd you thought Brad Keselowski’s championship year was stellar. He’s wasted no time fashioning a follow-up season that has the potential to be even better. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 20

WISKO Signs Telitz to Complete Two-Car F1600 Team

The new entrant comes by the name of Aaron Telitz of Wisconsin.

It has been announced today that the WISKO Race Team has signed-on an additional race driver for their F1600 Championship Series program to join 2011 Bertil Roos Series champion, Paul Alspach. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 20

Renault and Alain Prost extend partnership

Alain Prost has been the Brand Ambassador for Renault since 2012

Alain ProstThe Renault Group and four-time Formula 1 world champion, Alain Prost, are delighted to announce the prolongation of their relationship for the coming year.

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Mar 20

The Australian Grand Prix: What we learned

The biggest surprise of all was the winner: Finnish ace Kimi Raikkonen

2012-06-10_0529The Formula One season is now underway, and the first race of the season provided more than a few shocks. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 20

Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg Barracuda Racing preview

Alexandre Tagliani and Barracuda Racing Notes & Quotes

Honda Grand Prix St-Petersburg logoI’m very excited to start the season. It’s been a long winter but I’ve watched the Barracuda Racing team work hard on preparing a very competitive race car.

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Mar 20

Gillette could be new McLaren title sponsor – report

Auto Motor und Sport has thrown another name into the hat.

03 - Vodafone McLaren MercedesAnother name has emerged as a possible successor for McLaren’s departing title sponsor Vodafone. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 20

McLaren ‘not considering’ 2012 car reprise

“At the moment we have to work hard on this car”

2013-01-31 Vodafone McLaren Mercedes - MP4-28 02Martin Whitmarsh has played down reports McLaren could end its crisis by pulling its winning 2012 car out of mothballs. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 20

Alfonso de Orleans-Borbon, president of Racing Engineering looks forward to the start of the 2013 GP2 Series

 This will be Julián Leal’s first race outing for Racing Engineering

Racing Engineering logoThe GP2 teams will be assembling in Malaysia at the Sepang International Circuit this weekend for the first two races in the 2013 GP2 Series. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 20

Pressure on McLaren ‘captain’ Whitmarsh – Coulthard

“Failure is not an option” – Coulthard

2012-06-09_0077The buck will stop at Martin Whitmarsh if McLaren cannot quickly emerge from its early 2013 slump, according to former team driver David Coulthard. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 20

McLaren apologises for Webber’s ECU glitch

There was a “software-related issue”

McLaren Electronic Systems logoMcLaren has apologised for an electronic glitch that affected Red Bull’s Mark Webber during the Australian grand prix. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 20

Caterham denies F1 quit rumours

Riad Asmat, Caterham chief executive, dismissed all the rumours.

2013-03-03 - Team Caterham - Barcelona - Guido Van Der Garde 01Caterham has hit back at paddock rumours team founder Tony Fernandes has lost interest in the F1 project and could soon shut it down. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 20

Still no F1 commercial deal for Marussia

“It’s vital for Bernie because he won’t be able to film us without it” -Booth

2013-03-03 - Marussia F1 Team - Barcelona - Max Chilton 01The first race of the 2013 season came and went without Marussia signing a commercial agreement with the sport’s owners. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 20

Defeat makes Lauda moan about Pirelli – Hembery

“Has Niki forgotten how boring the races used to be?”

2011-10-09 - Pirelli - Japan - Paul Hembery 01Paul Hembery has hit back at Niki Lauda, after the famous Austrian lashed out at Pirelli in the wake of the 2013 season opener. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 20

Russia GP organiser goes broke – reports

A dark cloud has moved above next year’s inaugural Russian grand prix.

Formula Sochi logoSpeed Week is reporting that the debt-ridden race organiser, Formula Sochi, has gone bankrupt and been liquidated by authorities of the Krasnodar region. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 20

Heidfeld admits to badly missing F1

Nick Heidfeld has admitted he is badly missing formula one.

2011-07-30 - Lotus Renault GP - Hungary - Nick Heidfeld 02The 35-year-old German contested 185 grands prix between 2000 and 2011, but now races a Le Mans prototype in the World Endurance sports car championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 20

Quitting DTM right decision for Ralf – Coulthard

“I was surprised” – Coulthard

DTM - Ralf SchumacherRetirement is the right option for Ralf Schumacher, according to former F1 rival David Coulthard. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 20

Supercar confirms two class structure for 2013

The season kicks off with the Victoria Day Speedfest

Canadian Supercar Series logoWith the anticipation of a full season and to provide additional competition for its drivers and fans, the Canadian Supercar Series (Supercar) confirmed that there will be two Classes of competition beginning in 2013. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 20

Superstarsworld hits the track for testing at Monza

On March 27th

Superstarsworld - SparcoTeams and drivers of superstars, gtsprint, get back on-track to prepare for 2013 season opener. Read the rest of this entry »

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