Daily Archive: May 27, 2013

May 27

Canadian Pianist Alain Lefèvre to perform National Anthem at the Grand Prix du Canada

The renowned Quebec musician will also perform at ”The Grand Evening”

Grand Prix F1 du Canada 2013The Canadian national Anthem to be played by Alain Lefèvre at the opening ceremony of the 2013 Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 27

Forty per cent restriction in tyre use in the ERC from Ypres onwards

The impact of the revised tyre regulations will be monitored until the end of the season

European Rally Championship logoThe number of tyres that crews can use in the FIA European Rally Championship will be restricted from round six onwards as part of continued efforts by ERC promoter Eurosport Events to reduce the cost of competing in the flagship competition. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 27

Thunder Road to host NASCAR star

Clint Bowyer to Race in VT Lottery Commission Governor’s Cup

Clint Bowyer- © Tom Pennington Getty Images for NASCARThunder Road officials announced this morning that NASCAR Sprint Cup driver Clint Bowyer will be participating in the Vermont Lottery Commission Governor’s Cup at Barre VT’s Thunder Road on Thursday, July 11. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 27

Harvick makes late charge to win in Charlotte

Harvick wins for second time this season, second time at Charlotte

Charlotte Motor Speedway logoAfter 389 laps in NASCAR’s motorsports marathon, the 54th running of the Sunday night’s Coca-Cola 600 Sunday at Charlotte Motor Speedway came down to an 11-lap shootout — and Kevin Harvick won it. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 27

Massa to recover in time for Canada

After incidents during the Monaco grand prix

2013-05-25 - Scuderia Ferrari - Monaco - Felipe MassaFelipe Massa left hospital following checks on Sunday and should be fit for the Canadian grand prix in two weeks. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 27

Money and driver trouble for Lotus

$86 million loss for 2012

2013-05-23 - Lotus F1 Team - Monaco 02Lotus has recorded the biggest financial loss in motor racing history, according to F1 business journalist Christian Sylt. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 27

FIA not ruling out penalties after secret test

“Charlie consulted with the FIA lawyers and gave us the green light.”

2013-05-12 - Pirelli - Spain - 04The FIA is not ruling out penalties, after stewards on Sunday investigated Mercedes’ secret Barcelona tyre test. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 27

Pirelli ‘approaching’ 2014 F1 contract – president

“We are approaching the conditions (to sign)” – Marco Tronchetti Provera

2013-05-23 - Pirelli - Monaco 01Pirelli is closer to inking a deal to stay in formula one beyond 2013, following a meeting in Monaco. Read the rest of this entry »

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