Daily Archive: July 22, 2013

Jul 22

Statistical Advance: Analyzing Indianapolis Motor Speedway

There have been 19 NASCAR Sprint Cup races at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

NASCAR logoA look at some of the top statistical performers at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Speedway, Indiana going into the Crown Royal Presents the Samuel Deeds 400 at The Brickyard Powered by BigMachineRecords.com on July 28.

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Jul 22

NASCAR Canadian Tire Series News & Notes: St. Eustache

Steckly sticks with it after slow Start

Nascar Canadian Tire Series BilingueSlow starts can be the death of a championship run, but perseverance can save the day. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 22

Successful Dakar testing for ALDO Racing In Baja Aragon

“The new car was awesome”

Aldo Racing TeamThe Montreal-based Aldo Racing team achieved its goals in the three-day Baja Aragon Rally Raid this past weekend in central Spain, running their brand new Desert Warrior 3 racer over 700km of rock strewn desert trails.

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Jul 22

Schumacher impressed with F1 driver quartet

“I am not going to analyse it further — I think the best one wins”

2012-11-18_0006Michael Schumacher has singled out a quartet of drivers as the very best in formula one at present. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 22

Jordan, Schumacher disagree over Raikkonen’s next move

“I think Red Bull will opt for Daniel Ricciardo.”

2013-06-07_0732Eddie Jordan has tipped Red Bull to pick Daniel Ricciardo as Sebastian Vettel’s new teammate for 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 22

Alonso to quit Ferrari rumours ‘nonsense’ – manager

“That’s nonsense” Alonso’s manager Luis Garcia Abad

2013-06-09_0240Fernando Alonso’s manager has rubbished speculation the Spaniard might soon tire of Ferrari’s failure to win a title. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 22

F1 ‘definitely too soon’ for teen Sirotkin – boss

“That’s way too much pressure — he’s only 17!”

Auto GP - Sonoma - Euronova Racing - Sergey SirotkinSergey Sirotkin’s current boss, Igor Salaquarda, thinks the Russian teen’s formula one opportunity has come way too early. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 22

Kaltenborn could exit as Russians arrive – report

Monisha Kaltenborn could be the big loser of Sauber’s Russian rescue deal.

2013-06-09_0348Sonntagszeitung newspaper reports that the ailing Swiss team’s new partners, all linked to the Russian Federation, are planning to inject a staggering $500 million into Hinwil. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 22

Kovalainen plays down van der Garde seat rumours

“I am calm about it, but if someone needs me, of course I’m ready” – Kovalainen.

2013-06-08_0059Heikki Kovalainen has played down rumours he is shaping up to oust the underperforming rookie Giedo van der Garde at Caterham. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 22

Marussia not upset by Sauber’s Russian deal

“I don’t think the deal with Sauber is actually finalised.” – Andy Webb

2011-02-07 - Andy WebbAndy Webb, the Marussia team chief executive, insists he is not disappointed F1 rival Sauber landed the major Russian sponsor deal. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 22

Magnussen hopes for 2014 F1 debut

Kevin Magnussen has admitted he wants to make his formula one debut in 2014.

Kevin Magnussen - photo Jad Sherif - WR12 The 20-year-old Dane, whose father is the former F1 driver Jan Magnussen, is a leading figure in McLaren’s driver development programme. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 22

Eastern Canadian Karting Championship, DD2 driver to race stock car at GP3R.

Le Monaco runs a portion of the famed GP3R track in Trois-Rivieres.

Le Monaco GP3RThe Eastern Canadian Karting Championship is now less than two weeks from its penultimate round as teams and drivers prepare to head to the 15th Annual Monaco de Trois-Rivieres. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 22

Marquez makes history with remarkable MotoGP™ victory at Laguna Seca

Round 9: United States MotoGP™ – Race

MotoGP - Marc Marquez - Repsol Honda - 2013 United States MotoGP race winnerRepsol Honda’s Marc Marquez continued his history-making rookie season by becoming the youngest ever rider to score back-to-back premier-class wins at today’s United States Grand Prix at Laguna Seca. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 22

Joey Polewarczyk Jr. captures ACT International 500 win

Three drivers from Quebec in the top 10

International 500 logoJoey Polewarczyk Jr. of Hudson, NH, still looking uphill at the $25,000 ACT International 500 winner’s prize as the end of the 300-lap race neared, passed Patrick Laperle with 15 laps remaining to win the inaugural event before one of the largest crowds in Airborne Speedway history Sunday, July 21. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 22

Marco Sorensen (Lotus), Saturday’s poleman and race winner, produced another clean sweep at the Red Bull Ring on Sunday

Formula Renault 3.5 Series: Marco Sorensen completes double in Austria

 

The Dane took victory ahead of Nigel Melker (Tech 1 Racing) and his compatriot Kevin Magnussen (DAMS), penalised though his championship prospects were boosted by the retirement of Stoffel Vandoorne (Fortec Motorsports). Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 22

Morbidelli, Audi take double win at Portimão in front of Liuzzi (Mercedes)

Guedes-Aguas (ferrari), Fontes-Barbosa (Mercedes) cruise to win in GTSprint

Superstars - Ferrari 458 Mercedes SLSAfter his dominant performance in the last round at Zolder, Gianni Morbidelli stayed on a move at Portimão, in the Portuguese race of the 2013 Superstars International Series. Read the rest of this entry »

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