Monthly Archive: April 2013

Apr 30

NASCAR National Series News and Notes + Fast Facts

There’s No Sure Thing In ‘Talladega Time’

NASCAR logoGentlemen – and lady – get ready to roll the dice. It’s Talladega time, on a 2.66-mile superspeedway that could double as a super-sized craps table.

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Apr 30

San Marino Rally no longer on 2013 ERC calendar

Revised ERC calendar for 2013

European Rally Championship logoThe 2013 FIA European Rally Championship will total 12 rounds following confirmation that the San Marino Rally will not form part of this year’s calendar.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 30

Francesco Dracone joins Super Nova International at Budapest

The Auto GP roster approaching round 3 of the 2013 season is still growing

Auto GP - Francesco DraconeAfter announcing the deal between Tamas Pal Kiss and the MLR71 team, Auto GP is proud to welcome a new racer for this weekend’s race ad the Hungaroring course near Budapest.

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Apr 30

Jimmy Hebert retains point lead, ACT turns to Devil’s Bowl

Stars of the American Canadian Tour will go head-to-head

ACT - Jimmy HebertThe Merchants Bank 150 at Barre’s Thunder Road cranked up the heat on the American Canadian Tour, shaking up the point standings before a key showdown takes place at the Spring Green 113 this Sunday, May 5 at Devil’s Bowl Speedway in West Haven, VT. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 30

IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge signs deal with MOMO for expanded series coverage

From owners hat to racing helmet, Hoddinott manages ultimate “hat dance”

Anthony Mantella SebringThe International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) announced today its agreement with MOMO to become a presenting partner in expanded video production for the IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge Series by Yokohama with an enhanced distribution campaign. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 30

Marko wants tyre improvements ‘as soon as possible’

“We want – as soon as possible – a tyre that does not limit our potential”

2013-04-20 - Red Bull Racing - Bahrain - Sebastian Vettel (6)Dr Helmut Marko has admitted he is not satisfied with the minor tweak made by Pirelli ahead of next weekend’s Spanish grand prix. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 30

Ricciardo moves into pole for Webber’s seat

“Ricciardo is currently the better one.  Vergne is too impetuous”

2013-03-23 - Toro Rosso - Malaysia - Daniel Ricciardo (3)Daniel Ricciardo has moved into pole position to succeed his Australian compatriot Mark Webber at Red Bull next year. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 30

2014 return for Valencia again in doubt

“We are able to fulfil the contract that we signed”

Valencia Street Circuit logoValencia’s mooted return to the formula one calendar next year is now under a dark cloud. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 30

Bridgestone MotoGP™ Preview – Round 3: Spain, Jerez

“Jerez is a technical circuit with a mix of fast and slow corners”

MotoGP - Rear BATTLAX MotoGP Wet TyreSpain’s Circuito de Jerez hosts round three of the 2013 MotoGP™ season as the championship prepares for its first race on European soil this year. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 30

FIA Formula 3 European Championship and Aral – a partnership with future

Aral supports the talents in the planet’s most competitive young-driver series

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logoThe market leader on the German petrol-station market, Aral, continues its involvement in the international young-talent series, in 2013.

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Apr 30

Superstars International Series: Italian-based racer set to line-up at Brno (May 19th) with an upgraded Jaguar XFR racer

Andrea Larini seeks fresh glory

Superstars - Andrea LariniAfter becoming one of the top names of the Superstars International Series in 2012, Andrea Larini lined-up in the series’ 2013 opener at Monza behind the wheel of a Jaguar XFR, sporting an extremely cool matte livery that captivated the looks of the many fans on-track. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 29

Statistical Advance: Analyzing Talladega Superspeedway

There have been 87 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races at Talladega Superspeedway

NASCAR Nationwide TalladegaA look at some of the top statistical performers at Talladega Superspeedway in Talladega, Alabama going into the Aaron’s 499 on May 5. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 29

NASCAR Canadian Tire Series: Louis-Philippe Dumoulin, Jean-François Dumoulin and Dumoulin Competition latest news

Second full season with WeatherTech Canada

2013 LP Dumoulin 7667 HR Credit Christian AugerDumoulin Competition is proud to announce the renewal of a major partnership between Louis-Philippe Dumoulin and WeatherTech Canada for the 2013 NASCAR Canadian Tire season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 29

Isabelle Tremblay spinning for ALS

$20,000 raised the 5th Edition of Spinning for ALS

 Isabelle TremblayMontreal Alouettes Chima Ihekwoaba, Ameet Pall and Sean Whyte as well as Isabelle Tremblay, Nascar Canadian Tire series driver, get ready for their season at the 5th Edition of Spinning for ALS, which raised $20,000! Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 29

Conor Daly back testing for Sahara Force India

The test will take place at Duxford Airfield in Cambridgeshire, England.

Sahara Force India - Conor DalyAbout one week before he climbs into a GP3 car for the opening rounds of the season in Barcelona, May 10-12th, American Conor Daly will spend Wednesday, May 1st doing aero testing in Sahara Force India’s 2013 F1 car.

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Apr 29

Tamas Pal Kiss to enter Auto GP race in Budapest

Auto GP will welcome a new driver in this weekend’s Budapest race.

Auto GP - Tamas Pal KissLocal driver Tamas Pal Kiss, born in Miskolic on May the 19th, 1991, will be joining the championship, managed by Enzo Coloni, behind the wheel of a MLR71-prepared car alongside Michele La Rosa.

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Apr 29

BGR Team Grote bolsters line up with Hargrove and Kellett.

Both will also be joining the team for the Montreal Grand Prix weekend

BGR Team Grote logoBGR Team Grote will have a very strong line up at the opening round of the 2013 Toyo Tires F1600 Championship.

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Apr 29

F1 ‘no longer real racing’ – Mateschitz

“Formula one no longer has anything to do with ‘classic’ racing.”

2012-05-13 - Spanish Grand Prix 2 0230Dietrich Mateschitz has admitted his frustration with the dominant role being played this year by Pirelli’s heavily-degrading control tyres. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 29

Friend Raikkonen as teammate would be ‘fine’ – Vettel

“If you want to win, you have to beat everyone.”

2013-04-20 - Red Bull Racing - Bahrain - Kimi Raikkonen - Sebastian Vettel - Romain GrosjeanThere would be “no bullshit” in the Red Bull garage if Sebastian Vettel is paired with friend Kimi Raikkonen in 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 29

Webber can race Vettel ‘freely’ in 2013 – Mateschitz

“Vettel and Webber can race freely to the end of the season.”

Mark Webber - Sebastian Vettel  - photo Getty ImagesDietrich Mateschitz has confirmed reports Red Bull’s drivers will no longer be subjected to team orders in 2013. Read the rest of this entry »

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