Daily Archive: August 21, 2013

Aug 21

Szoke and Welsh to decide Superbike crown at Mont-Tremblant

Jordan Szoke comes into the event with a 41-point lead over Alex Welsh

Alex Welsh - Jordan SzokeThe battle for the Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship will be settled at this weekend’s final round at Le Circuit Mont-Tremblant in Mont-Tremblant, Que. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 21

Teams braced for tyre supplier switch ‘curveball’

Formula one teams are braced for the “curveball” of an all-new tyre supplier for 2014.

2013-06-09_1039That was the admission on Wednesday of McLaren’s managing director Jonathan Neale, even though he said the British team is “assuming” Pirelli will get an eleventh-hour extension to its contract. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 21

Sauber F1 Team – Sergey Sirotkin visits Sauber F1 Team headquarters

Sirotkin has seat fitted for 2013 Sauber

2013-08-21 - Sauber F1 Team - Sergey Sirotkin 07Young Russian driver Sergey Sirotkin was able to get a first glimpse of the world of Formula One during his visit to the Sauber F1 Team headquarters in Hinwil this week.

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Aug 21

McLaren has conceded it will probably chalk up a rare and unwanted statistic in 2013

McLaren admits race win unlikely in 2013

2013-06-09_1172Not often does the great British team go an entire season without winning a single race, but managing director Jonathan Neale thinks that is likely this year. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 21

Q&A with Pat Symonds

Firstly, I think it’s a great team.

08 - Williams F1The facilities are top class, we have a huge number of talented people and yet the results on the track are not a reflection of the quality we have. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 21

Team Canada names second driver

Zacharie Robichon of the Toyo Tires F1600 Championship

Team Canada logoThe Team Canada Scholarship completes their line up for the Formula Ford Festival at Brands Hatch, England with the naming of F1600 driver Zacharie Robichon.

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Aug 21

Indianapolis MotoGP™ debrief with Masao Azuma

There was a lot of variation in tyre choice over the race weekend

MotoGP - NGM Mobile Forward Racing engineers change Bridgestone BATTLAX rear slick tyreRepsol Honda’s Marc Marquez capped off an emphatic display of speed at Indianapolis MotorSpeedway by claiming his third consecutive MotoGP™ victory last Sunday ahead of teammate Dani Pedrosa and Yamaha Factory Racing’s Jorge Lorenzo. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 21

Ferrari tries to ease 2014 driver rumours

Ferrari has moved to ease the speculation about its 2014 driver lineup.

2013-06-30 - Scuderia Ferrari - Silverstone - Fernando Alonso (2)With the Italian team’s number 1 driver Fernando Alonso linked with a sensational switch to Red Bull, the future of teammate Felipe Massa is also uncertain beyond his expiring contract. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 21

Formula One teams Belgian Grand Prix preview (updated)

Belgium Grand Prix Formula One preview

Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Spa-Francorchamps.

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Aug 21

F1 legend Michael Schumacher back to ROC Bangkok

The Race Of Champions brings together stars from all over the world

Race Of Champions logoThe world’s most successful racing driver Michael Schumacher will compete at the 2013 Race Of Champions in Bangkok on December 14-15 Read the rest of this entry »

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