Daily Archive: August 28, 2013

Aug 28

With the Assist: David Ostella to race for TruSpeed AutoSport

The GT3 Cup Challenge Canada points leader is excited to return to the Streets of Baltimore

2013-08-10-0031ADavid Ostella found one more race to help him warm up for the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin championship in September at Calabogie Motorsports Park.

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Aug 28

Steve Crevier takes championship in emotional final (corrected)

Crevier wins the series, Michael Taylor wins round 6

2013-08-24_0367It was with weighted hearts that the Deeley Harley-Davidson® Canada racers took to the track for Sunday’s final after the devastating loss of the series’ youngest competitor, 24-year-old John Ross MacRea.

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Aug 28

ACT title battle heats up heading into Labor Day

35th annual VT Foodbank Labor Day Classic 200

Wayne Helliwell JrDefending American Canadian Tour Champion Wayne Helliwell, Jr. of Dover, NH holds a 36-point lead over Joey Polewarczyk, Jr. as the Tour returns to its home track, Thunder Road in Barre, VT this Sunday, September 1.

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Aug 28

Nasr ‘knocking’ at Toro Rosso – report

“I need a Brazilian driver” – Ecclestone

Dams - Felipe Nasr 01A young Brazilian has leapt to the front of the queue to become the next Toro Rosso driver. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 28

Domenico Schiattarella back to Superstars International Series

Former F1 racer returns to Solaris Motorsport, aims for full-time ride in 2014

Superstars - Domenico SchiattarellaAfter having made his comeback to the Superstars International Series at Zolder, where he cruised to the top-10 straight away, Domenico Schiattarella will return behind the wheel of a Solaris Motorsport-prepared Chevrolet Lumina for the next three rounds at Donington (scheduled for this weekend), Imola and Vallelunga. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 28

Vettel says Mercedes has best F1 duo

Mercedes has perhaps the very best driver pairing in formula one.

Mark Webber- Vettel - photo © JEAN MICHEL LE MEUR - DPPI That is not the claim of a figure like Ross Brawn, Toto Wolff or Niki Lauda, but of the German team’s arch championship rival Sebastian Vettel. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 28

Ferrari wants Bianchi in F1 midfield – manager

Sauber could field Bianchi alongside young rookie Sergey Sirotkin next year

2013-06-05-0178Jules Bianchi’s manager says Ferrari is pushing for the Frenchman to leave Marussia and join a team in the sport’s “middle group”. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 28

Work still underway on 2014 New Jersey track

“No one from F1 down to Mr Hindery has said the race was off”

New Jersey Formula 1 Race Coming SoonAmid Bernie Ecclestone’s claims the race will not take place next year, work on the street circuit in New Jersey is still taking place. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 28

SRT Viper’s back on track – Baltimore GP

American Le Mans Series: SRT Motorsports preview

ALMS - SRT Viper-ESM Ferrari-1“Baltimore is a very difficult street course. Contrary to other street courses such as Long Beach or Toronto where you have some pretty long straightaways, Baltimore has very, very short straights so there’s a lot of shifting going on and the bumps are critical.” Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 28

Bridgestone MotoGP™ Round 12 preview

Silverstone preview

MotoGP - Bridgestone Motorsport technicians in pit laneRound twelve of the 2013 MotoGP™ World Championship takes place in the United Kingdom, with the fast and flowing Silverstone circuit welcoming riders at the end of a gruelling run of three back-to-back races. Read the rest of this entry »

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