Daily Archive: October 1, 2013

Oct 01

Jesse Lazare keeps the Can-Am Cup in Canada

Can-Am Cup to Lazare

Jesse Lazare - Can-Am cup16-year old Jesse Lazare, driver of the www.doordoctor.com Brian Graham Racing Piper captured the prestigious Can-Am Cup this past weekend at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 01

Young caps off solid season at Laguna Seca

Ben Young’s steadfast progress this season earned him 13th overall

Ben YoungThe GEICO Motorcycle AMA Pro Road Racing season reached its exciting conclusion this past weekend as the AMA Pro GoPro Daytona SportBike teams returned to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca to compete on the global stage alongside the eni FIM Superbike World Championship.

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Oct 01

Hargrove, Alberico to battle over $383,000 prize in Texas finale

Canada vs. America in quest for Mazda Road to Indy Scholarship

Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by MazdaThe battle for the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda – and a Mazda Road to Indy scholarship prize worth over $383,000 to graduate to the 2014 Pro Mazda Championship Presented by Cooper Tires – will go down to the final two races of the season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 01

Nine (9) Milk Bowl Champiosn to compete in 51st Edition

A group of champions who have earned the right to lift the legendary milk can 15 times.

Thunder RoadThe Peoples United Bank Milk Bowl at Thunder Road on Sunday, October 6, 2013 will welcome back nine (9) former champions of the prestigious event, billed as the ‘toughest short track race in North America’.

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Oct 01

Native Montreal race diver to compete in Virginia American Le Mans Race!!

American Le Mans Series Round 9 – Oak Tree Grand Prix of VIR

SRT Motorsports logo“From a driver’s point of view, VIR is one of the great North American road racing circuits. It’s on par with tracks such as Road America, Canadian Tire Motorsports Park and Road Atlanta”

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Oct 01

Big F1 teams oppose single fuel supplier

F1’s major teams reportedly oppose moves to appoint a single fuel supplier.

2013-06-09_1039Last week after the meeting of the World Motor Sport Council, it emerged that the new Concorde Agreement paves the way for a single supplier of fuel in future. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 01

Nico Hulkenberg’s weight could dent his chances of securing a McLaren seat in 2014

Report – Hulkenberg too heavy for 2014 McLaren

Nico Hulkenberg - photo © DPPI - François Flamand Earlier this year, it emerged that the tall German’s feet were a squeeze in the footwell of the Sauber. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 01

F1 in Schools holds its ninth World Finals next month and the stage is set for it to be the biggest event in the history of the competition

Biggest F1 in School World Finals to be held in Texas next month

F1 in schools logoIt is being held for the first time in the USA, linking with the 2013 Formula 1 United States Grand Prix at the fabulous Circuit of The Americas in Austin, Texas and with 39 teams of students from 23 countries, the race for the World Champions title is hotting up. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 01

The days where grands prix are spiced-up by deliberately heavily-degrading tyres could be over.

Pirelli to be ‘very conservative’ for 2014 – Hembery

2013-09-17 - PirelliSince the tyre-exploding crisis earlier this season, and the mid-year shift from steel to kevlar-belted tyres, Pirelli has also been taking more conservative compound choices to the races. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 01

Vettel using ‘secret’ exhaust-blown solution – report

Video that depicts the odd mid-corner sound of Vettel’s car in Singapore

2013-05-12 - Red Bull Racing - Spain - Sebastian Vettel (6)Sebastian Vettel’s dominance is being powered by a clever post-‘exhaust blowing’ solution, a specialist Italian magazine claims. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 01

Sergey Sirotkin’s push for a F1 super license will take place at the wheel of a four-year-old Ferrari.

Sirotkin to drive 2009 Ferrari at Fiorano

2013-08-21 - Sauber F1 Team - Sergey Sirotkin 07We reported on Monday that the Russian teen, who is expected to make his grand prix debut for Sauber next year, has already got his programme underway. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 01

Robin Frijns will continue his push towards formula one with different management.

Frijns splits with Hulkenberg manager Heinz

GP2 - Robin Frijns (Hilmer Motorsport)Amid Sauber’s financial struggle this season, the Swiss team’s Dutch reserve driver – rated highly in the paddock but not heavily sponsored – lost his job. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 01

Todt rival Ward could oppose Bahrain GP

“I am doing this entirely for my own reasons”

Jean Todt président FIA (DR)Jean Todt’s rival FIA presidential candidate has announced he would consider dropping the highly controversial Bahrain grand prix. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 01

Senna hopes ‘consistent’ Massa can stay in F1

Bruno Senna has admitted his formula one career is probably over.

2010-11-13 - Hispania F1 Racing Team - Bruno Senna 04The nephew of F1 great Ayrton Senna, Brazilian Bruno Senna, now 29, raced until last year with HRT, Renault and Williams, scoring 33 career points. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 01

Vitaly Petrov could be set to burst back into F1 as a powerful pay-driver, it has emerged

Petrov set for F1 return as powerful pay-driver

2012-06-09_0256Once racing for Renault and Caterham, the Russian’s former manager, Oksana Kosachenko, claimed last week that Petrov has managed to come up with an impressive EUR 25 million in sponsorship to offer a 2014 team. Read the rest of this entry »

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