Daily Archive: August 14, 2013

Aug 14

Bridgestone MotoGP™ Preview – Round 10: Indianapolis

A circuit steeped in history that was introduced to the calendar in 2008

MotoGP - Bridgestone BATTLAX MotoGP slick tyresThe third and final MotoGP™ round to be held in the United States this year takes place at the historic Indianapolis Motorspeedway. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 14

5 podiums for Team Octane at Trois-Rivières

Sallenbach regains championship lead

2013-08-09_0014It was a very successful weekend of racing for Team Octane and their drivers at the 44th running of Grand-Prix de Trois-Rivières.

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Aug 14

Raikkonen opts for Ferrari return in 2014 – report

“It’s quite hard to believe”

2013-05-12 - Scuderia Ferrari - Spain - Kimi Raikkonen - Fernando Alonso - Stefano Domenicalli - Felipe Massa2007 world champion Kimi Raikkonen has decided to return to Ferrari next year, the major Finnish newspaper Ilta-Sanomat has reported this week. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 14

Sauber denies Russian rescue has collapsed

Sauber has hit back at reports its Russian rescue deal has collapsed.

2013-03-23 - Sauber F1 Team - Malaysia - Monisha Kalterborn 01German-language reports had said the release of millions in crucial backing for the almost insolvent Swiss team had been voted down this week by Russia’s National Institute of Aviation Technologies (NIAT). Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 14

‘Good chance’ of race future at Williams – Juncadella

“But I think in 2014 there may be some surprises.”

Daniel Juncadella 2011-11-20Daniel Juncadella has confirmed he is in the running for a future with the Williams team. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 14

Tost names da Costa as likely Ricciardo successor

Felix da Costa is currently running 5th in Formula Renault 3.5 series

Antonio Félix da CostaToro Rosso boss Franz Tost has named Antonio Felix da Costa as the likely candidate should the team have a vacancy for 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 14

Disappointment follows Andreas Wirth to the Red Bull Ring

“What can I say?” – Wirth

2013-08-04-2013-08-04-GTMJB15Having made some gains the weekend prior at the Nürburgring, Wirth and the Callaway Competition team headed for the Red Bull Ring with an optimistic outlook and a promising car – sadly, as has been the trend for Wirth, he was again defeated by bad luck.

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Aug 14

FIM Superbike & Supersport World Championships change to the 2013 calendar

 2013 WSBK Indian Round cancelled

FIM logoThe FIM has announced that, owing to operational challenges, Jaypee Sports International Ltd (JPSI) and Dorna World SBK Organization (DWO) have decided to cancel the 2013 WSBK Indian Round that was scheduled to be held at Buddh International Circuit (BIC) on 17 November 2013. Read the rest of this entry »

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