Daily Archive: September 13, 2013

Sep 13

Sylvain Guintoli the fastest in Day 1

The Frenchman led a pack of four riders still in contention for the title

WSBK - Sylvain Guintoli Day 1The first-ever qualifying session for the Eni FIM Superbike World Championship at the Intercity Istanbul Park took place this afternoon, under sunny skies and warm temperatures.

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Sep 13

Vettel to be Ferrari’s next signing – Webber

“Two years for probably both of them actually I think”

Mark Webber- Vettel - photo © JEAN MICHEL LE MEUR - DPPI With the ink on Kimi Raikkonen’s 2014 Ferrari contract still drying, Mark Webber is already making predictions about the next racer to make his way to Maranello. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 13

Racing legend Bobby Rahal to wave green flag at American Le Mans Series

“It’s an honor to be asked to throw the Green Flag”

Circuit of The Americas logoCircuit of The Americas is honored to have racing legend Bobby Rahal as the Honorary Starter for the American Le Mans Series race presented by Tequila Patrón (ALMS) on Saturday, Sept. 21. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 13

Superstars World welcomes a new partnership

Joins forces with Hitachi at Imola

Superstars World logoThe Superstars World is glad to welcome Hitachi Data Systems (www.hds.com/it) to motorsports. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 13

Marquez on the mark in Misano Friday practice

Round 13: San Marino MotoGP™ – Free Practice One & Two

MotoGP - Marc Marquez - Repsol Honda - San Marino MotoGP FP2Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez continues to impress after posting the fastest time in practice for the San Marino Grand Prix today, the young Spaniard setting a time of 1’34.200 under sunny skies at Misano. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 13

Monza: Guintoli/Aprilia appeal rejected by the FIM International Disciplinary Court (CDI)

2013 FIM Superbike World Championship

FIM logoFollowing the decision taken by the FIM Stewards at Race 2 of the FIM Superbike round held on 12 May in Monza (ITA) and counting towards the 2013 FIM Superbike World Championship to cancel the drop of position sanction imposed by the Race Direction on rider Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team), the Aprilia Racing Team and rider Sylvain Guintoli lodged an appeal with the FIM CDI. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 13

Field for 5th Annual Bond Auto ACT Invitational announced

The field will be led by 12 drivers who have won an Invitational qualifier event

Bond Auto ACT InvitationalThe 43-car field for the 5th Annual Bond Auto ACT Invitational at New Hampshire Motor Speedway has been announced. The biggest names in American Canadian Tour Late Models will be on hand for the event on Saturday, September 21. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 13

Jeff Kingsley leads field into ECKC finale at Tremblant

Sixth and final round of the Eastern Canadian Karting Championship

2013-06-30_0043“Second year Rotax Junior driver sits atop the points standings as he looks to earn a title and ticket to the Rotax Max Grand Finals in New Orleans.”  Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 13

Carlos Sainz excels in Budapest

The Formula Renault 3.5 Series field was out in force in Hungary

World Series by Renault logoCarlos Sainz (Zeta Corse) eclipsed everyone as he made his Formula Renault 3.5 Series return in collective testing at the Hungaroring on Friday.

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Sep 13

Ferrari’s 2014 lineup ‘explosive’ – Schumacher

“It will be exciting to watch”

2012-11-18_0006Ferrari has put together a potentially “explosive” driver lineup for 2014, according to former team champion Michael Schumacher. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 13

Massa’s engineer Smedley to also leave Ferrari – report

Smedley has been linked with a return to Williams for 2014

2011-03-22 - Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro - Rob Smedley - Felipe MassaKimi Raikkonen’s return to Ferrari could spell the end of race engineer Rob Smedley’s career at the Italian team. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 13

Pirelli test with 2011 car ‘likely’ – McLaren

Red Bull will be taking a 2011 car to Barcelona this week

2013-06-06_0012McLaren has admitted it is “likely” to help Pirelli with tyre testing at some point in the future. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 13

Bottas not eyeing Lotus vacancy

“For me it would be better to stay at Williams”

2013-06-08_1136Valtteri Bottas has counted himself out of the running to replace his Finnish countryman Kimi Raikkonen at Lotus. Read the rest of this entry »

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