Daily Archive: August 16, 2013

Aug 16

Marquez marches to the top of the timesheets in Friday practice at Indy

Round 10: Indianapolis MotoGP™ – Free Practice One & Two

MotoGP - Marc Marquez - Repsol Honda - 2013 Indianapolis MotoGP FP2Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez led a Honda 1-2-3 in the first day of practice at Indianapolis MotorSpeedway as the MotoGP rookie set a scorching lap time of 1’39.502 in the afternoon’s Free Practice 2 session. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 16

The 8th Annual Canadian Motorsports Expo…

To be bigger and better than ever in wide-open hall 5

Canadian Motorsports Expo logo 2012The Canadian Racing Season Begins February 7, 8 & 9, 2014 at Toronto’s International Centre.

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Aug 16

Three pole positions for Raffaele Marciello in the Eifel Track: Nürburgring

“The three pole positions here are important because overtaking at this track isn’t easy.” – Marciello

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logo

For Raffaele Marciello (Prema Powerteam), qualifying for the FIA Formula 3 European Championship at the 3.629 kilometres long short circuit variant of the Nürburgring couldn’t have been better: the Italian, the leader in the drivers’ standings, claimed all three pole positions of the race weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 16

Marko tips Merc to favour Hamilton for title

“We are taking Mercedes very seriously.”

2013-06-09_0078Red Bull’s Dr Helmut Marko has tipped Mercedes to bet everything on Lewis Hamilton taking a shot at the 2013 world championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 16

Alonso would spell ‘trouble’ for Red Bull – Lauda

“If Raikkonen doesn’t go to Red Bull, then Ferrari should try to get him on board”

2013-06-09_0616Niki Lauda has dismissed suggestions Fernando Alonso is a real candidate to race alongside Sebastian Vettel at Red Bull next year. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 16

Kimi Raikkonen at the wheel of the GP3/13 car (+photos)

Formula One Champion tested second generation car in Barcelona

GP3 - Kimi Raikkonen tests the GP3-13 01Today, Formula One World Champion Kimi Raikkonen tested the GP3/13 car at Circuit de Catalunya as part of an official GP3 development test in preparation of the 2014 season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 16

IMSA.com to be new home for United SportsCar Racing, IMSA Development Series

The new website is currently under construction

IMSA logoSports car racing fans in North America will have a “one-stop shop” for news and information on all series sanctioned by the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) in 2014, as officials announced today that IMSA.com will be its new online hub. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 16

Team Canada Scholarship announces First Selection

Will represent Canada at the 2013 Formula Ford Festival this coming October

Team Canada logo 2The Team Canada Scholarship announces Scott Hargrove as the first driver to be selected for the 2013 edition of the 3rd year program. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 16

15th Annual Canadian National Karting Championships

Pre-registration at asncanada.com closes today, August 16th.

Canadian National Karting Championships logoThe 15th Annual ASN Canadian Karting Championships presented by Canadian Tire are now just days away and the paddock is already producing a flurry of activity each day at Goodwood Kartways. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 16

Nurburgring, qualifying: Narain Karthikeyan (Super Nova Intarnational)

Scores third straight pole

Auto GP - Super Nova Intarnational - Narain KarthikeyanNarain Karthikeyan is becoming the undisputed poleman of the Auto GP Series. Vittorio Ghirelli, driving for Super Nova International, logged the fastest lap of the day so far at the Nürburgring, in the free practice for the upcoming Auto GP round. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 16

Sirotkin to begin Sauber programme on Tuesday

Sergey Sirotkin’s preparation for his 2014 formula one debut remains on track.

Auto GP - Sonoma - Euronova Racing - Sergey SirotkinThat is the message not only from the struggling Swiss team, but also the Sirotkin camp, following reports Sauber’s Russian rescue deal could collapse. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 16

Williams expects Symonds impact to be ‘immediate’

Claire Williams is confident Symonds will make a difference

2013-06-09_0014Williams is expecting the imminent arrival of well-known technical figure Pat Symonds to have “an immediate impact” on the struggling team. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 16

‘Very high’ stakes as Ricciardo eyes Red Bull – Tost

“We are preparing him in the best way possible”

2013-06-07_0191The stakes are higher than ever as Daniel Ricciardo prepares to step up from Toro Rosso to Red Bull Racing in 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 16

Graham Rahal victorious at the 2013 Bridgestone Golf Performance Challenge

Brickyard Crossing Golf Course, Indianapolis, USA

2013 Bridgestone Golf Performance Challenge participantsAfter a successful debut event last year, Bridgestone Motorsport held the second Bridgestone Golf Performance Challenge yesterday (Thursday 15 August) at the Brickyard Crossing Golf Course, Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

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