Daily Archive: October 2, 2013

Oct 02

Marussia F1 Team confirms Jules Bianchi for 2014 race seat

More to come 

2013-06-09_0325The Marussia F1 Team is pleased to announce that it will retain Jules Bianchi as a Race Driver within its 2014 driver line-up. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 02

Andreas Wirth wraps up 2013 with two top-ten finishes

#3 PILOT Callaway Competition Z06R GT3 Corvette

20130929-0094Wirth approached this past weekend’s ADAC GT Masters Finale with mixed emotions – thrilled to be hosting a full-house of sponsors, friends and family, but feeling the pressure to perform at his home-track at the end of a season wrought with challenges.

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Oct 02

ALMS Oak Tree Grand Prix – News & Notes

Oak Tree Grand Prix To Play Role In ALMS Championships

ALMS - IMSAWith the 2013 season winding down, the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón (ALMS) returns to Virginia International Raceway for Saturday’s Oak Tree Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 02

Webber tells F1 to ensure ‘quality’

“We need to have quality events, quality drivers, quality teams and keep that going.”

2013-06-08_0541Mark Webber, who is preparing to leave F1 after more than a decade-long career, has warned the sport to insist upon “quality”. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 02

NASCAR National Series News & Notes + Fast Facts

Chase leader Kenseth gets second shot at ‘Triple’

NASCAR logoFor Matt Kenseth, the third time was not the charm. The 2003 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion failed last Sunday to fashion a record, third consecutive victory to start the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup™ but finished seventh to maintain his championship lead.

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Oct 02

WSBK title battle lands to Magny-Cours

The French venue will host the penultimate event of the season

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo whiteThe eni FIM Superbike World Championship will be on track this weekend, for the second of two back to back rounds. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 02

Riding in Style: Ostella picks up new Porsche 911 Carrera

October is a month of change

As summer turns to fall and the leaves begin to color David Ostella accepted a big change into his life yesterday, a brand new Porsche 911 Carrera (Type 991).

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Oct 02

Speed is everything for Martin Barkey

Marks Barkey’s Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin debut

nullA quintessential car guy, Martin Barkey of Garage Racing, grew up with a need for speed, but he took his time finding the starting grid. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 02

Gianni Morbidelli, Thomas Biagi, Vitantonio Liuzzi set to fight for the Italian and International titles

Audi vs. Mercedes – Vallelunga to host 2013 Superstars showdown

Superstars - Gianni Morbidelli, Thomas BiagiThe Superstars International Series is ready for its final 2013 showdown, an exciting finale for a so far spectacular championship. The final round of the season will be held on October 12th and 13th at Vallelunga, with the Italian track set for an Audi vs. Mercedes battle. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 02

Just as formula one sets up at the Yeongam circuit, a typhoon is headed for Korea.

Typhoon headed for Korea

2012-10-14 - Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team - Korea International Circuit 03The state news agency Yonhap said Typhoon Fitow is currently scheduled to hit the very south of South Korea on race-day Sunday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 02

CU joins Infiniti Red Bull Racing

For the third consecutive year since 2011.

01 - Red Bull RacingInfiniti Red Bull Racing is pleased to announce that the convenience store company, CU, will be an official team partner for the Korean Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 02

Marko says Vettel cheat claims ‘nonsense’

“Utter nonsense!”

2013-06-09_0078Red Bull has slammed reports it is flouting the rules as Sebastian Vettel stamps his dominance on the 2013 season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 02

Webber says 2013 struggle due to tyres

“In 2011 I was only behind Sebastian in qualifying” – Webber

2013-09-19- Red Bull Racing - Mark Webber 99007Mark Webber has pointed to Pirelli’s 2013 tyres as the reason for his struggle against dominant teammate Sebastian Vettel this year. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 02

Fernando Alonso has hit back at suggestions he could up his game in the discipline of qualifying

Alonso denies struggling with qualifying discipline

2013-09-21 - Fernando Alonso - 0013When it was announced that Kimi Raikkonen is heading back to Ferrari in 2014, Alonso’s friend Mark Webber said that is good news for the Spaniard. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 02

Davide Valsecchi insists he is “ready” to make his formula one debut this weekend.

Valsecchi ‘ready’ to replace Raikkonen

2013-06-08_0051Lotus regular Kimi Raikkonen struggled through the recent Singapore grand prix with a back injury. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 02

Monisha Kaltenborn insists Sauber would not be afraid to pair two young drivers together in 2014.

Sirotkin-Gutierrez lineup could work – Kaltenborn

2013-03-23 - Sauber F1 Team - Malaysia - Nico Hulkenberg 02The struggling Swiss team is almost resigned to losing the highly rated Nico Hulkenberg to a more competitive outfit like McLaren, Lotus or even Force India. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 02

Caterham drivers unsure over 2014 seats

“In F1 situations can change so quickly that it’s difficult to say”

2013-03-17 - Team Caterham - AustraliaCaterham’s current race drivers have admitted they are not sure if they will stay with the team beyond 2013. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 02

Kvyat admits 2014 F1 move too soon

“Definitely I will not stay in GP3”

GP3 - Daniil Kvyat (MW Arden) Monza QualifyingDaniil Kvyat has admitted the vacancy at Toro Rosso for 2014 may have come too soon for him. Read the rest of this entry »

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