Daily Archive: July 15, 2013

Jul 15

NASCAR Canadian Tire Series News & Notes: Saskatoon

Homecoming for Calgary’s Hayley

Nascar Canadian Tire Series BilingueRace schedules get crowded, but Cameron Hayley worked in a homecoming this year.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 15

Russian saviour thinks teen son ready for Sauber

Sirotkin’s father, Oleg, is at the helm of one of Sauber’s new saviour partners.

Auto GP - Sonoma - Euronova Racing - Sergey SirotkinSergey Sirotkin’s father has played down suggestions the teenager is too young to make his formula one debut later this year. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 15

More than $57,000 Raised for Make-A-Wish® Canada at Honda Indy Toronto

Fourth straight year of Make-A-Wish® fundraising efforts at the Honda Indy Toronto

Alex Tagliani - Make-A-Wish CanadaThanks to the generosity of Toronto race fans, support from Honda Canada Inc. and the Ontario Honda Dealers Association (OHDA), more than $57,000 was raised for Make-A-Wish Canada during a race weekend filled with fun both on and off the track. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 15

Brian Vickers wins at New Hampshire

Part-time driver breaks years-long winless streak

NASCAR Sprint Cup SeriesSurprise! The Michael Waltrip Racing driver almost everyone expected to win at New Hampshire Motor Speedway wasn’t in Victory Lane.

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Jul 15

The eni FIM Superbike World Championship is travelling to Moscow Raceway for the eighth round of the season, scheduled for the upcoming weekend.

WSBK enters second half of the season at Moscow Raceway

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo blackThe Russian track made its debut on the world scene last year, marking a new era in motorcycle racing. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 15

New Sauber driver linked to saviour Russian sponsor

Sirotkin to appear in the grey Sauber in practice sessions later in 2013

Auto GP - Sonoma - Euronova Racing - Sergey SirotkinSauber’s next driver is closely linked to the group of Russian sponsors who on Monday were hailed as the saviours of the embattled Swiss team. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 15

Circuit of The Americas™ offers fans opportunity to drive on the first U.S. Grand Prix Circuit purpose-built for Formula 1® racing

Racing and automotive fans may now purchase an individual or group track experience

Circuit of The Americas logoCircuit of The Americas is now offering the COTA Track Day, an exclusive, private track experience giving race fans the chance to drive the state-of-the-art 3.4-mile Grand Prix course. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 15

The Auto GP championship is about to enter a key period of time for the definition of its future.

Auto GP aims for intercontinental opening in 2014

Auto GP World Series

During the 5th round of the 2013 series at Mugello, a meeting was held between the promoter, Enzo Coloni, and all the Team Principals of the series. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 15

Ferrari admits 2013 ‘key year’ for Bianchi

“This is a key year for him”

2013-06-09_0325Jules Bianchi has emerged as a real contender to replace Ferrari’s Felipe Massa in 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 15

Sauber F1 Team – Announcement of Partnership

This co-operation will showcase Russian innovation at the pinnacle of motorsport

06 - Sauber F1 TeamAnnouncement of Partnership between the Investment Cooperation International Fund, The State Fund of Development of North-West Russian Federation and the National Institute of Aviation Technologies, and Sauber Motorsport AG Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 15

Russian deal helps embattled Sauber eye ‘long-term’ future

Sergey Sirotkin will be prepared “as a racing driver for the team in 2014”

2013-03-23 - Sauber F1 Team - Malaysia - Monisha Kalterborn 01Amid reports the Swiss team is on the brink of collapse, Sauber on Monday announced a Russian tie-up. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 15

Unpaid Ferrari could switch off Sauber engines – report

Peter Sauber told the Swiss newspaper Sonntagsblick: “That’s nonsense.”

2013-06-09_0998Embattled Sauber could have its engine power switched off permanently on the day after the forthcoming Hungarian grand prix. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 15

Williams F1 Team confirms Young Driver Test line-up

Pastor Maldonado will also take part to conduct tyre evaluation

2013-06-09_1308The Williams F1 Team today confirmed that it will run its Development Driver Susie Wolff and rising star Daniel Juncadella at the Young Driver Test at Silverstone Circuit on 17-19 July. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 15

Second top-10 finish for Mike Conway at Honda Indy Toronto

The first successful standing start in the IZOD IndyCar Series history

13-07-14_025Mike Conway drove a superb race today, securing another seventh place finish in Race 2 of the Honda Indy Toronto.

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