Daily Archive: September 26, 2013

Sep 26

Croatia Rally Juraj Sebalj wins the first round

The 40th Croatia Rally is successful from the very beginning

Croatia Rally - Juraj Sebalj - United BusinessNice weather and many spectators at the start in the town centre of Porec, as well as around the close by track where the first special stage of the rally was held. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 26

WSBK riders’ expectations made clear at Laguna Seca

World Superbike will be in action tomorrow morning for Free Practice

WSBK - Laguna Pre-event ridersThe eni FIM Superbike World Championship kick-started the twelfth round of the season, the first at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca for nine years, with a pre-event press conference involving some of the biggest names in World Superbike, the American wildcard riders as well as representatives from the AMA Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 26

Guenette garners NASCAR Canadian Tire Series Rookie honors

Edges Seibert by one point in season long battle

2013-08-11_0297After a back-and-forth battle throughout the season, Alex Guenette has earned the 2013 rookie of the year award for the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 by just one point over Ryley Seibert. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 26

Cost of Russia GP almost doubled – report

Sochi actually cost 260 million

2013-08-12 - Formula 1 Russian Grand Prix in Sochi (5)The final cost of the project to bring formula one to Russia was massively higher than first estimated. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 26

Caterham F1 Team updates Technical Department

The team prepares to face the challenges presented by the 2014 regulation changes

10 - Team CaterhamCaterham F1 Team has announced that its Technical Department, under the leadership of Technical Director Mark Smith, has been restructured to strengthen further the organisational structure. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 26

Atlantic Championship Series rolls for 2014

The Atlantic Championship Series returns for 2014

Atlantic Championship Series Formula Race Promotions today confirmed that the Atlantic Championship Series will race in 2014, as the Series will expand to include five full event weekends with two races each, comprising a 10-round Championship calendar presented by Hoosier Racing Tire. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 26

If walls could talk

The Historic PMNA Customer Service Trailer

nullPorsche Motorsports North America (PMNA) employees Ralph Hollack and Eric Bloss work in tight quarters on race weekend.

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Sep 26

Red Bull tyre-change lobbying ‘unfair’ – Force India

“But Red Bull and Mercedes did a really good job of lobbying.  That’s just unfair.”

2013-03-17 - Pirelli - Australia 02Force India has hit out at the mid-season tyre specification change that, according to technical director Andy Green, was a terminal setback for the Silverstone based team. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 26

Lauda defends Vettel’s ‘balls in pool’ comment

“I liked what he said”

2013-06-09_0614Another F1 figure has defended Sebastian Vettel, after the reigning world champion made a crass observation about his rivals. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 26

F1 trio back Ferrari’s ‘fire and ice’ 2014 lineup

“They will leave their battles on the track — as it should be”

2012-03-18 - Australian Grand Prix 2012 Sunday #3 318Alain Prost, David Coulthard and even Bernie Ecclestone have played down suggestions Ferrari’s 2014 driver lineup will blow up in the Italian giant’s face. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 26

McLaren door still open for Hulkenberg – report

Nico Hulkenberg is in the running not only at Lotus for 2014, but also McLaren.

Nico Hulkenberg - photo © DPPI - François Flamand That is the claim of the German magazine Sport Bild, who said even a return to Force India for the German has not been ruled out. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 26

Raikkonen to be fit for Korea – trainer

“Kimi will be back in full running order next week in Korea.”

Raikkonen- Vettel champagneKimi Raikkonen’s trainer has played down rumours the Finn could sit out next weekend’s Korean grand prix. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 26

Tata Communications trials next generation video distribution with Formula 1® using wholly-owned global fibre network

A leading provider of A New World of Communications

Tata Communications logoFor the first time, Formula One Management’s technical headquarters in the UK receives a high quality JPEG 2000 transmission live from a Formula 1® event

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Sep 26

Will Rosenqvist catch up in the battle for the title, at the North Sea coast?

This weekend, he wants to close in on championship leader

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logo

The circuit of Zandvoort, Netherlands, embedded into the North Sea dunes, is the venue of the eighth race meeting of the 2013 FIA Formula 3 European Championship season. Read the rest of this entry »

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