Daily Archive: June 12, 2013

Jun 12

The “What Ifs Of Racing” leave BGR Team Grote frustrated in Montreal

The team now shifts its focus back to the Toyo Tires F1600 Championship

2013-06-08_1255BGR Team Grote had high hopes heading into the F1 weekend competing in the Formula Tour 1600 series were they looked to repeat the overall win the team captured in 2011.

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Jun 12

Barracuda Racing Milwaukee IndyFest preview

It’s a chance for the Barracuda Racing team to clear our heads and move on.

Milwaukee IndyFest logo“After the Texas weekend, it feels good to think about another race right away. I’m actually really looking forward to Milwaukee. We had a really good car last year. We were in the hunt and finished seventh.” Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 12

Bridgestone MotoGP™ Round 6 preview

Catalunya preview

MotoGP - Bridgestone-BATTLAX-MotoGP-slick-tyreRound six of the 2013 MotoGP™ season sees the series return to Spain for the Catalan Grand Prix, and the venue for this weekend’s race presents the toughest test for Bridgestone’s tyres so far this year.

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Jun 12

M-Sport and Peugeot new-generation rally cars right here, right now in the ERC in Ypres

Round six of the ERC from June 27-29

European Rally Championship logoExciting new-generation rally cars from M-Sport and Peugeot will appear on the upcoming FIA European Rally Championship round in Belgium. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 12

ACT heads to Canaan This Saturday

 It will be ACT’s first return to the track since 2005

ACT logoThe American Canadian Tour Stock Car Championship series will be headed to Canaan Fair Speedway in Canaan, NH for a 150-lap feature this Saturday, June 15. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 12

Delaware 200 : Season’s first oval race

Second race of the season for Louis-Philippe Dumoulin

2013-06-10-0102_1With their first win in NASCAR Canadian Tire Series on May 20th, the #47 WeatherTech Canada/Bellemare team has intensified the preparation for the second race that will be held on oval track at the Delaware Speedway on June 15th.

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Jun 12

McLaren denies Allison to design Honda test car

James Allison to design Honda test car – report

James Allison 2011-10-22McLaren on Wednesday denied reports former Lotus technical director James Allison will re-emerge at Honda. Amid reports he could re-emerge at Ferrari or Red Bull, it appears former Lotus technical director James Allison is actually Honda-bound. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 12

Marko denied Vettel news before announcement

“I don’t know where this is coming from.”

2013-06-09_0070Mere hours after denying the story, Red Bull announced that Sebastian Vettel is staying with the world champion team for at least two more years. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 12

Ferrari said no to tyre test with 2013 car

“We have faith in the FIA” – Montezemolo 

2013-06-08_1086Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo has admitted he wants F1’s governing body to “prosecute” Mercedes for the secret Pirelli tyre test. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 12

Bigger budget would ease Sauber crisis – Kaltenborn

“Now, we are always having to consider how much a new part is going to cost us.”

2013-06-09_0348A bigger budget would help Sauber to emerge from its competitive crisis, team boss Monisha Kaltenborn has admitted. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 12

F1 should be ‘careful’ with Pirelli criticism – Jordan

“Who is going to give them tyres if Pirelli is not there?”

2013-06-07_0732Eddie Jordan has warned formula one to ease its criticism of F1’s sole tyre supplier Pirelli. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 12

Schumacher not regretting F1 retirement call

He told Bild newspaper the right call was made.

2011-07-21 - Michael Schumacher (2)Michael Schumacher insists he has not regretted his final retirement from formula one “for a single moment”. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 12

Exclusive Autosport dominates Grand Prix of Canada

Formula Tour 1600: Exclusive Autosport finished with two wins (Thomas McGregor), two second place finishes (Jack Mitchell Jr.) and two pole positions

2013-06-08_1216In their first year of operation, Exclusive Autosport (The Canadian Factory Spectrum Team, owned by Exclusive Management Inc.) dominated the podium, and thrilled fans, at the prestigious Formula Tour 1600 event at the F1 Grand Prix of Canada this weekend at Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in Montreal.

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Jun 12

Podium for Lazare at Canadian GP weekend

Jesse Lazare makes Canadian GP debut

13-06-08_0055Canadian racer Jesse Lazare crossed the start finish line in his www.doordoctor.com / Yokohama Tire Van Diemen on Sunday’s FF1600 race to finish third.

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