Daily Archive: June 11, 2013

Jun 11

Alexander has excellent F1 practice run in Canada

“Now it’s straight back to Europe for the next ‘first’ for me this year, Le Mans”

2013-06-07_0644It was great to get back into F1 action and to do so in Canada, at a track I’ve raced and won at in the past in Formula BMW, was a good feeling.

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Jun 11

Statistical Advance: Analyzing The EMCO 200

At Delaware Speedway

2009-06-06The NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 makes its annual visit to Delaware (Ont.) Speedway for the first oval-track race in 2013.   

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Jun 11

NASCAR National Series News and Notes + Fast Facts

Champions Duel For No. 1 Chase Seeding

NASCAR logoThe Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup™ is three months and 12 races into the future, but the jockeying has begun for the No. 1 seeding when the standings are reset for the postseason.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 11

Vettel and Infiniti Red Bull Racing extend contract

Sebastian first drove for Red Bull Racing in 2009

Dany FlageoleInfiniti Red Bull Racing is happy to confirm that World Champion Sebastian Vettel has extended his multi-year contract with the team until the end of 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 11

Ray Courtemanche Jr. ready for first NCaTS oval track race of 2013 season

This will be Ray Jr’s first event on an oval track in a car prepared by Jacombs Racing

2013-06-10-0082_1After an excellent test session at Delaware Speedway last Friday, Ray Jr. and the La Cité de Mirabel inc. team will be back there this Saturday night for the EMCO 200.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 11

Alex Guenette confident before his first NCATS race on an oval track

The upcoming race will be a tough one for the rookie

Alex Guénette -3NCaTS rookie Alex Guenette takes on the oval-track veterans this Saturday, June 15th in his first race on oval track in the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series, the EMCO 200 at Delaware Speedway this coming Saturday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 11

Webber slams ‘pay driver’ van der Garde

Webber was unimpressed with van der Garde’s talents.

2013-06-07_0000Mark Webber has slammed Giedo van der Garde for being “a pay driver with no mirrors”. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 11

Massa ‘calm’ about future beyond 2013 contract

Massa told Brazil’s Totalrace that he is happy with his current situation.

2013-06-08_0684Felipe Massa says he is relaxed about his future at Ferrari because he remains the best candidate for the famous Italian team. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 11

Button writes of 2013 title

“We’re so far behind, we’re never going to win the championship this year.”

2013-06-09_0006Hot on the heels of his downbeat assessment of McLaren’s performance in Canada, Jenson Button has now written off the 2013 title. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 11

Lopez denies Allison absence causing Lotus slump

“It hasn’t made the world championships any easier for us” – Lopez

2013-06-08_0977Team owner Gerard Lopez has snapped at suggestions the recent departure of highly rated technical director James Allison has caused a performance slump at Lotus. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 11

Downbeat Hamilton plays down Mercedes rift

“Please just let me drive, man”

2013-06-07_0073Lewis Hamilton has played down talk of a rift with Mercedes, insisting he simply has “stuff” on his mind. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 11

Relations ‘good’ after criticism and scuffle – di Resta

“Everybody in the team felt the same”

2013-06-06_0092Paul di Resta insists his relationship with Force India remains “good”, despite two rounds of hefty criticism and rumours of a garage scuffle. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 11

Williams Partners with Spark Racing Technology to provide battery expertise for the FIA Formula E Championship

Battery system for the 42 cars used in the FIA Formula E Championship

Williams Advanced Engineering logoWilliams Advanced Engineering to partner with Spark Racing Technology to provide battery expertise for the FIA Formula E Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 11

No Silverstone debut for Pirelli tyre tweak

“Why should Pirelli change the tyres if we have shown that everything is ok?”

2013-06-09_1345Pirelli has called off its plans to change the design of its 2013 tyres for the British grand prix and beyond. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 11

FIA confirms date for ‘test-gate’ hearing

F1’s governing body has confirmed a June 20 hearing date for the ‘testgate’ saga.

Flagworld - FIAWe first reported the June 20 date on Saturday, following rumours in the Montreal paddock that the FIA wanted to fast-track the international tribunal so that the matter is cleared up before the next race, at Silverstone ten days later. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 11

Half-time review part 1: Mücke and Prema battling for the title

The perfect point in time for an interim review

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logoIt’s season half-time in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship, with teams and drivers looking forward to their well-deserved summer-break. Read the rest of this entry »

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