Daily Archive: June 3, 2013

Jun 03

Eastern Canadian Karting Championship Race 1 Report

Matthew Latifi won the first race of the season in Rotax Micro-Max

ECKC - Matthew LatifiSchindel CKNThe 2013 Eastern Canadian Karting Championship got off to a brilliant start Saturday as the nation’s best arrived at Mosport International Karting for opening weekend.

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Jun 03

WSBK ready for Portimao rollercoaster

The Portuguese track made its debut onto the WSBK scene in 2008

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo blackThe eni FIM Superbike World Championship heads to the magnificent shores of Algarve for Round 6, that will take place the upcoming weekend at Portimao’s Autodromo Internacional do Algarve.

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Jun 03

Statistical Advance: Analyzing the Party In The Poconos 400

There have been 70 NASCAR Sprint Cup races at Pocono Raceway

Pocono Raceway logoA look at some of the top statistical performers at Pocono Raceway in Pocono, Pennsylvania going into the Party In The Poconos 400 on June 9.

 

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Jun 03

Lombardi Honda Racing eyeing the Touring Car victory

Grand Prix du Canada this weekend…

LombardiHondaRacingAfter an excellent start to the Canadian Touring Car Championship (CTCC) season, the Lombardi Honda Racing Team heads into the first Quebec outing of the year, taking place this weekend as part of the Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada, with confidence and enthusiasm. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 03

LG Grand Prix Festival taking place June 6-8

Three-day festival returns with more excitement, activities and fun for all ages

LG Festival CrescentLG Crescent Street Grand Prix Festival to showcase cars, music and fashion for its 14th edition Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 03

Vettel shows strength no F1 barrier for women – Wolff

“Look at the size of Sebastian Vettel. Do you see a big, muscular guy?”

Susie Wolff  2013-01-28Susie Wolff has cited Sebastian Vettel as an example of how women could compete head-to-head in formula one against men. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 03

Vettel unsure if Raikkonen as teammate ‘realistic’

“I do get on very well with him” – Vettel

2013-05-23 - Red Bull Racing - Monaco - Sebastian Vettel (12)Sebastian Vettel admits he is not sure if the idea of having Kimi Raikkonen as his teammate next year is “realistic”. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 03

‘Rules allow’ test with old car – Ferrari

However, test driver Pedro de la Rosa was at the wheel.

2013-05-18 - Scuderia Ferrari - Warsaw - Felipe Massa 02Ferrari has hit back at claims it is also being investigated by the FIA for illegally testing with Pirelli. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 03

Grosjean ‘like injury-prone football player’ – Lopez

Ten-place grid penalty for Montreal

2013-05-25 - Lotus F1 Team - Monaco - Romain Grosjean 01Lotus owner Gerard Lopez has backed Romain Grosjean, amid speculation the Enstone based team could replace the beleaguered French driver. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 03

Mercedes could quit over Ecclestone corruption

Mercedes parent Daimler inserted an exit clause relating to corruption

2013-05-12 - Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team - Spain - Dr Dieter Zetsche 04Mercedes is not ruling out quitting formula one over the Bernie Ecclestone corruption scandal. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 03

Mercedes should ban Hamilton’s dog – Watson

“Lewis has to decide if he wants to be an F1 driver or a hip-hop star.”

2013-05-31 - Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team - Silverstone - Sir Stirling Moss - Lewis Hamilton (1)Mercedes should ban Lewis Hamilton’s dog from the paddock, according to former F1 driver John Watson. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 03

Kobayashi aiming for F1 return in 2014

Kamui Kobayashi insists his target is to return to formula one next year.

2012-11-04 - Sauber F1 Team - Abu Dhabi - Kamui Kobayashi 00Dropped by Sauber at the end of last season, the Japanese was signed by Ferrari to race a works 458 Italia in the 2013 world endurance championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 03

FIA to ‘freeze’ V6 engines by 2018 – report

The 2018 ‘freeze’ is putting pressure on other carmakers

Flagworld - FIAThe FIA will move to ‘freeze’ development of F1 manufacturers’ new turbo V6 engines, it has emerged. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 03

Hankook had ‘several meetings’ with Ecclestone – report

Hankook spokesperson had said a F1 foray was now “impossible” for 2014

hankook - hankooktirecaHankook has been in talks with Bernie Ecclestone about replacing Pirelli as F1’s official tyre supplier. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 03

Future unclear for Canadian GP

“I remain optimistic” – Francois Dumontier

2013-06-09The Canadian grand prix will be run and won this weekend without the future of the Montreal race being clear. Read the rest of this entry »

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