Daily Archive: July 13, 2013

Jul 13

Indycar to use standing start for Honda Indy Toronto race #2

The series’ first attempt at a standing start was aborted during Race #1

2013-07-13_0152Indycar officials announced a standing start will be used in the IZOD IndyCar Series’ Honda Indy Toronto 2 in T.O. Race #2 on Sunday, July 14.

Flagworld photo album Read the rest of this entry »

Share

Jul 13

Barracuda Racing’s top ten run cut short by contact

Alex Tagliani started race one of the Honda Indy Toronto in 17th place

2013-07-13_0111After climbing through the field on the streets of Toronto, Alex Tagliani’s top ten run ended abruptly when his No. 98 Barracuda Racing car spun after contact with Simon Pagenaud’s in turn one.

Flagworld photo album Read the rest of this entry »

Share

Jul 13

Seventh place finish for Mike Conway In Toronto Race 1

“It was a tough race today” – Conway

2013-07-13_0007Mike Conway finishes a well fought seventh today in Race 1 of the Honda Indy Toronto.

Flagworld photo album

  Read the rest of this entry »

Share

Jul 13

Firestone Indy Lights: Peter Dempsey charges to second place finish on the Streets of Toronto

Peter celebrates on podium with Hawksworth and Chaves

Peter Dempsey brought home a second place finish in today’s Toronto 100 race in an aggressive and thrilling charge through the field from his seventh place starting position.

Flagworld photo album

Read the rest of this entry »

Share

Jul 13

Alberico scores flag-to-flag victory in Analytic Systems GP of Toronto

Toronto driver Dalton Kellett upheld local honor with a run to seventh for Pabst Racing Services

Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by MazdaNeil Alberico vaulted from eighth place to third in the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda standings following a finely judged victory in this morning’s sixth round, the Analytic Systems USF2000 Grand Prix of Toronto.

Flagworld photo album

Read the rest of this entry »

Share

Jul 13

Mugello, race 1: Sergio Campana (Ibiza Racing Team) wins and takes over the championship lead

“I’m very proud to have scored this win.” – Sergio Campana

Auto Gp - Sergio CampanaSergio Campana (Ibiza Racing Team) made his way back to victory today at Mugello, as the fifth round of the 2013 Auto GP season went underway with Race 1 at the Italian venue. Read the rest of this entry »

Share

Jul 13

Alex Lynn wins at Norisring

There was a three-way battle for second place

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logoThe 17th season round of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship brought victory for Alex Lynn (Prema Powerteam).

Read the rest of this entry »

Share

Jul 13

Masterful Marquez sets the pace in Sachsenring qualifying

Round 8: Germany MotoGP™ – Qualifying Practice

MotoGP - Marc Marquez - Repsol Honda - 2013 Germany MotoGP QP2Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez grabbed his third pole position of the year courtesy of a blazing lap time of 1’21.311 in an action-packed qualifying session at Sachsenring. Read the rest of this entry »

Share

Jul 13

Alonso ‘fighting Vettel’, not just Newey in 2013

“Right now we are fighting against Sebastian”

2013-06-08_1053A year ago, Fernando Alonso said he was not fighting Sebastian Vettel — he was fighting Red Bull designer Adrian Newey. Read the rest of this entry »

Share

Jul 13

Negative media coverage ‘extremely hurtful’ – Sauber

“The solidarity we feel is enormous” – Sauber

2012-06-10 - Sauber F1 Team - Canada - Peter Sauber 2Peter Sauber has admitted the recent media coverage of his formula one team’s financial crisis is “extremely” hurtful. Read the rest of this entry »

Share

Jul 13

Seventeenth place start to Toronto double header weekend for Barracuda Racing

“We have some work to do for the race” – Tagliani

IMG_2658Alex Tagliani qualified the Barracuda Racing car in 17th place for the first of two IndyCar races taking place this weekend on the streets of Toronto.

Flagworld photo album Read the rest of this entry »

Share

Jul 13

Paul Tracy returns to racing this weekend at the Honda Indy Toronto

In Robby Gordon’s Stadium Super Trucks Series

Paul Tracy 2012-01-30Hometown hero Paul Tracy will return to racing for the first time since 2011 at the Honda Indy Toronto this weekend.

Flagworld photo album Read the rest of this entry »

Share

Jul 13

Marciello reinstated as the race winner

The new race winner is now Raffaele Marciello

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logoThe 6th season meeting of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship started turbulent with 12 drivers being penalized within the first race.

Read the rest of this entry »

Share

Jul 13

A turbulent race with Tom Blomqvist as a surprising winner

The son of former world rally champion Stig Blomqvist

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logoBritish driver Tom Blomqvist (Eurointernational) became the surprising winner of an action-packed 16th season round of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship at the 2.3 kilometres long Norisring. Read the rest of this entry »

Share

Jul 13

Mugello Qualifying: Narain Karthikeyan (Super Nova International) cruises to pole (updated)

In the Coloni-promoted championship

Auto GP - Narain KarthikeyanNarain Karthikeyan cruised to his second straight Auto GP pole today at Mugello as he topped the qualifying session for the 5th round of the 2013 series. Read the rest of this entry »

Share

Jul 13

Round 5 of 2013 Superstarsworld set to start next weekend at Portimão

GTSprint International Series welcomes the Mercedes SLS

Superstars International SeriesAfter almost one month from the last round at Zolder, the 500+ horsepower engines of SUPERSTARS and GTSPRINT are set to be back running in Portugal. The two championship will be on-track at the spectacular Autodromo Internacional do Algarve in Portimão. Read the rest of this entry »

Share