Daily Archive: March 27, 2013

Mar 27

Superstarsworld: brand-new Chevrolet Camaro impresses in collective testing at Monza, McLaren hits the top in GTSprint

Superstars International Series: Johan Kristoffersson joins Petri Corse, Porsche for 2013

Superstars - Mclaren MP4-12cFrancesco Sini gives America a quick start while BHaitech’s British power rules GTSprint. Johan Kristoffersson, defending a double crown in the SWR-promoted series, had a first taste of his Porsche Panamera at Monza. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 27

Derek Lynch joins Série ACT Castrol as Chief Steward

ACT makes key staff changes

Derek LynchCT Racer and former Kawartha Speedway manager Derek Lynch will be taking over duties as Chief Steward on the Serie ACT Castrol in 2013. He is among many key hires across the Castrol Series, ACT, and Thunder Road.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 27

Kart-O-Mania invites the public to help support the Sainte-Justine UHC Foundation

 

Reminder regarding this special activity presented this Friday…Kart-O-Thon March 29th …

Kart-O-Mania logoKnown by motorsport enthusiasts for its numerous karting races, the Kart-O-Mania complex is organizing a new and exclusive event on March 29th at 6pm to benefit the Sainte-Justine UHC Foundation. Tickets for this Grand Prix karting race will be sold for $60 each with all profits going to the Sainte-Justine UHC Foundation. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 27

Rene Binder determined to continue progress

After first point finish in GP2

GP2 - Venezuela GP Lazarus - Rene Binder (1)The season opener in Sepang marks Rene Binder’s first point finish in the official feeder series of Formula 1. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 27

‘Too early’ to predict Webber exit – Red Bull

“Pure speculation”

2013-03-23 - Red Bull Racing - Malaysia - Mark Webber (1)Red Bull on Wednesday denied reports Mark Webber will surely leave Red Bull at the end of the season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 27

‘No new contract’ for Webber in 2014 – report

“What has happened is still in their minds.  It does not go away.”

2013-03-17 - Red Bull Racing - Australia - Sebastian Vettel - Mark WebberMark Webber will leave Red Bull at the end of 2013, major German newspaper Bild is reporting. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 27

Ferrari, Lotus would ‘veto’ tyre changes – report

“It makes no sense to panic after two races”

2013-03-23 - Scuderia Ferrari - Malaysia 01Ferrari and Lotus would veto any move to have Pirelli change the compounds of its 2013 tyres. Before the RB9 finished first and second in Malaysia, Red Bull’s Dr Helmut Marko claimed F1’s Italian tyre supplier “has promised” to make changes to its controversial 2013 product in the wake of the high degradation seen so far this season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 27

Sauber situation ‘unacceptable’ – Hulkenberg

“Thank you guys, but we have to improve in many areas.”

2013-03-23 - Sauber F1 Team - Malaysia - Nico Hulkenberg 01New Sauber driver Nico Hulkenberg said eighth place in Malaysia last Sunday was “unacceptable”. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 27

Claire Williams announced as Deputy Team Principal

Claire will take up her new position with immediate effect

Claire Williams announced as Deputy Team Principal Williams Grand Prix Holdings PLC (WGPH, Ticker: WGF1) has announced today that Claire Williams is to become the Deputy Team Principal of the Williams F1 Team. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 27

Williams could revert to 2012 exhaust

“We’re of the opinion at the moment that a FW34-type of car would be faster”

2013-03-23 - Williams F1 - Malaysia - Valtteri Bottas 01Williams could revert to the exhaust of its 2012 car, after struggling for pace and handling with the new FW35 so far this season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 27

Petrov not giving up after Kosachenko split

“I will control my own future”

Oksana Kosachenko - Vitaly Petrov Former F1 driver Vitaly Petrov has revealed he will now handle his own affairs after splitting with his manager. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 27

Minardi co-founder Martini dies

Former driver and Minardi team co-founder Giancarlo Martini has died.

Minardi logoThe news was reported late on Tuesday by Italian media sources and confirmed by Gian Carlo Minardi, the former owner and boss of the Faenza based F1 team. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 27

NASCAR National Series News and Notes + Fast Facts

Earnhardt’s points lead breaks new ground – Being No. 1 is nothing new for Dale Earnhardt Jr.

NASCAR logoBut becoming the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series points leader, which he accomplished with a second-place finish on Sunday at Auto Club Speedway, broke new ground for Junior. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 27

Young and UK’s GB Racing join forces for 2013 Daytona SporkBike season

GB Racing is considered as the benchmark for motorcycle protection products

AMA Pro GoPro Daytona SportBike logoIn a deal put together at the 72nd running of the Daytona 200, Hertfordshire (UK) based GB Racing will be supplying FIM-Approved secondary engine covers for Ben Young’s #86 Yamaha R6 for the 2013 AMA Pro GoPro Daytona SporkBike season.

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Mar 27

Eastern Canadian Karting Championship additional awards

ECKC 2013 Additional Awards

Rotax Max ECKC-CAThe fourth Eastern Canadian Karting Championship season continues to draw near and as it does, the 2013 Awards package continues to develop as well.

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