Daily Archive: August 19, 2013

Aug 19

Statistical Advance: Analyzing IRWIN Tools Night Race

The first night race was held in the fall of 1978

Bristol Motor Speedway logoA look at some of the top statistical performers at Bristol Motor Speedway in Bristol, Tennessee going into the IRWIN Tools Night Race on August 24. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 19

Coca-Cola Racing Family roundup: Michigan

Logano leads the way with first victory of 2013

Joey Logano ( photo NASCAR)Joey Logano was the latest member of the Coca-Cola Racing Family to find Victory Lane this year. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 19

Christian Auger has succumbed to injuries received in a crash

In Amateur Superbike event at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

Mopar CSBK logoFrontline CSBK Inc., organizer of the Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship, regrets to announce that Christian Auger of Champlain, Que. has succumbed to injuries received in a crash last Sunday, August 11. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 19

Raikkonen not going to Red Bull – manager

Robertson did not mention whether Raikkonen would stay at Lotus in 2014

2013-06-09_0501Kimi Raikkonen’s manager on Monday confirmed reports the 2007 world champion is no longer in the race to move to Red Bull in 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 19

Ray Courtemanche Jr. 12th In La Cité de Mirabel Inc. Dodge at Antigonish in NASCAR Canadian Tire Series

“Wilson Equipment 300” – Riverside International Speedway

2013-08-11_0489The NASCAR Canadian Tire Series (NCaTS) annual trip to the Atlantic Provinces saw Ray Courtemanche Jr. qualify 16th and finish 12th in the long “Wilson Equipment 300” race.

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Aug 19

Sixth place for Alex Guenette at Riverside International Speedway

Wilson Equipment 300 – NASCAR Canadian Tire Series

2013-08-11_0297NASCAR Canadian Tire Series (NCaTS) rookie Alex Guenette secured his fourth Top-10 finish of the season Saturday night on the short high-bank oval at Riverside International Speedway, near Antigonish (NS). Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 19

Dr Helmut Marko has hinted that Kimi Raikkonen is not in Red Bull’s plans for 2014.

Red Bull ‘not nervous’ despite not signing Raikkonen

2013-06-07_0729The Austrian’s comments come amid reports the 2007 world champion has actually decided to move from Lotus to Ferrari next year. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 19

Raikkonen jokes after testing GP3 car

Kimi Raikkonen has tested this year’s GP3 car in Barcelona.

GP3 - Kimi Raikkonen tests the GP3-13 03Reports said the 2007 world champion, friends with GP3 team owner Afa Heikkinen, was at the Spanish grand prix venue to help with the feeder series’ 2014 development programme. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 19

Teams should stay out of 2014 F1 tyre question – Lauda

F1 teams should accept the chosen specification of next year’s Pirelli tyres.

2013-04-20 - Pirelli - Bahrain - TeamsThat is the claim of Niki Lauda, who was speaking to Germany’s Auto Motor und Sport amid reports the 2014 tyres might be slightly bigger and wider next year to suit the higher torque of the new V6 engines. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 19

Rosberg happier with Hamilton as teammate – Brawn

“I think everyone recognises now that Nico was better than everyone thought”

2013-06-05-0184Nico Rosberg is very happy to be tested alongside the undoubted talents of Lewis Hamilton at Mercedes, team boss Ross Brawn insists. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 19

Sauber still yet to pay impatient Ferrari – report

Reports that Sauber’s Russian rescue deal is on the brink of collapse are persisting.

2013-06-09_0998Last week, despite F1’s August slumber, the Swiss team was forced to reject reports the millions in crucial backing might never materialise. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 19

Caterham targets early call over 2014 drivers

Caterham has promised to make an early call over its 2014 driver lineup.

2013-06-09_1004Regarding the current lineup, the team announced at last season’s Brazil finale that Charles Pic would be driving a green car in 2013. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 19

F1 in Schools™ launches in the Netherlands today with a press conference in Rotterdam

F1 in Schools™ launches in Netherlands

F1 in Schools launches in the NetherlandsThe City of Rotterdam, the Hugo de Groot School and VKV City Racing Rotterdam organizer, Robert Heilbron have joined forces for this new venture with Heilbron becoming the Netherlands licensee of F1 in Schools.

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