Daily Archive: September 25, 2013

Sep 25

Mika Hakkinen, two times Formula 1 World Champion, will join Erebus Motorsport in China

Mika Hakkinen joins Erebus Motorsport for GT Asia event

Mika Hakkinen AMGTwo times Formula 1 World Champion, Mika Hakkinen will join Erebus Motorsport for the GT Asia event at Zhuhai in China (October 11-13) – the event coupling as a launchpad for the AMG Customer Sports program into the Chinese market. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 25

Sponsored Video: Johnnie Walker Step Inside Singapore : Driving With Jenson

We all know that race drivers love to drive, but who would they love to be driven by?

2013-06-06_0098Johnnie Walker invited Vodafone McLaren Mercedes driver Jenson Button and our Global Responsible Drinking Ambassador Mika Häkkinen to take a spin around the stylish streets of Singapore to find out. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 25

Formula Tour 1600: Exclusive Autosport wins 2013 Championship Titles

In their inaugural year, Exclusive Autosport captured three championship titles in the Formula Tour 1600 Championship.

2013-09-22_0539The team collected the overall championship when Thomas McGregor, driver of the #93 Exclusive Management Inc. / Dairy Queen / Sparco / Spectrum / Honda, finished 4th Saturday and 2nd Sunday.

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Sep 25

Formula Tour 1600: Tristan DeGrand sweeps Fall Classic at Circuit Mont Tremblant

His performance Saturday and Sunday solidified the 2013 Rookie-of-the-Year Championship.

2013-09-21-C0441Tristan DeGrand in the #90 Pro-Am Golf USA / Exclusive Autosport / Sparco USA/ Spectrum / Honda captured back-to-back wins (his second and third of the season) over the weekend in the final races of the 2013 Formula Tour 1600 Championship at Circuit Mont Tremblant’s Fall Classic.

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Sep 25

The 2013 ACT Championship battle has been narrowed down to three contenders

ACT Champion to be Crowned in Fall Foliage 200

ACT logoThe American Canadian Tour rolls into Airborne Speedway this Saturday, September 28 for the Fall Foliage 200 season finale. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 25

Vettel boos linked to lack of ‘charisma’ – Stuck

“All I can say is, dear Sebastian, don’t worry about”

Christian Horner - Sébastian Vettel - photo © DPPI - Frédéric Le Floch Hans-Joachim Stuck, a German motor racing legend, has backed Sebastian Vettel after the reigning world champion was booed on recent F1 podiums. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 25

Furious Webber slams ‘comical’ taxi-ride penalty

“Great moment, and fans loved it” – Webber

Fernando Alonso - Mark Webber - photo Getty ImagesMark Webber and Fernando Alonso have slammed and ridiculed the ten-place grid penalty the Australian will have to serve next weekend in Korea. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 25

Lotus not ruling out name change to Renault – Lopez

Lopez said taking the next step is in fact crucial for Lotus

2013-05-12 - Lotus F1 Team - Spain - Romain Grosjean 01Team owner Gerard Lopez has confirmed Lotus is hoping Renault offers ‘works’-style support to the Enstone based outfit. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 25

No more ‘passive DRS’ for Lotus in 2013

“And we simply don’t want to spend any more time on it.”

2013-05-12 - Lotus F1 Team - Spain - Romain Grosjean 02Lotus will no longer use the ‘passive DRS’ system that has often appeared on the black and gold E21 in 2013. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 25

Mercedes lineup strongest due to ‘harmony’ – Wolff

Ferrari’s 2014 pairing is not quite a match for Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg.

2013-06-08_0961That is the claim of Mercedes’ Toto Wolff, who told Sport Bild that he is hopeful the Brackley based team will be charging for the title very soon. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 25

Globo to stay in F1 even without Massa

Brazil is a hugely important market for the sport

2010-11-06 - F1- Interlagos - Sao Paulo - BrazilBrazilian broadcaster Globo has announced it will continue to televise formula one, even if Felipe Massa is not on the grid. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 25

Reports – Bin Sulayem the next FIA candidate?

He is known as the highest ranking motor racing official in the United Arab Emirates

2010-11-13 - Hispania F1 Racing Team - Karun Chandhok - Vicky Chandhok - Mohammed Bin SulayemA name has now emerged, amid rumours a third candidate for December’s FIA presidential elections is looming. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 25

Audi, Porsche, Corvette, Ferrari to fight for wins in GTSprint

Superstarsworld hits the track for more excitement at Imola

SuperstarsBiagi (Mercedes), Morbidelli (Audi), Berton (BMW) set for Superstars showdown.

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