Daily Archive: October 8, 2013

Oct 08

NASCAR National Series News & Notes + Fast Facts

Crystal ball foggy as Chase nears mid-point

Charlotte Motor Speedway logoSaturday night’s Bank of America 500 at Charlotte Motor Speedway (7:30 p.m. ET ABC, Performance Racing Network, SiriusXM Satellite Radio) may confirm that the floodgates for this year’s Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup™ truly have been opened.

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Oct 08

Team Canada Scholarship welcomes new supporters

“I am very pleased to welcome our new partners to the program” – Brian Graham

Team Canada logoAs preparations continue for the 3rd edition of the Team Canada Scholarship, the search for support has yielded some high profile partners who join the list of Canadian companies already on board. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 08

Second-place finish for Subaru Canada at Pacific Forest Rally

Subaru entrants claim six spots in the top ten during fourth event of the season.

Subaru Rally Team Canada - Pacific Forest Rally - Pat RichardSubaru Canada, Inc. (SCI) today announced its second-place standings after the fourth event in the Canadian Rally Championship season, held October 4-5, in Merritt, British Columbia. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 08

Lotus hints Hulkenberg not too heavy for 2014

“He is at the limit, but not overweight”

2013-06-09_0419Nico Hulkenberg’s hopes of moving up the grid in 2014 have received a boost, as he moves into pole position to replace Kimi Raikkonen at Lotus. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 08

Bahrain controversy subsides for F1 in 2014

Racing in Bahrain has been a highly controversial topic

2013-04-20 - Lotus F1 Team - Bahrain - Kimi Raikkonen 07Bahrain has receded as a weighty political issue in F1, as the sport schedules back-to-back winter tests in the island kingdom. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 08

New World Rally Champion Sébastien Ogier joins ROC field

His next challenge will be to regain the ‘Champion of Champions’ title

News imageFresh from becoming World Rally Champion for the first time, Sébastien Ogier has signed up for the 2013 Race Of Champions, to be held at Bangkok’s Rajamangala Stadium on the weekend of December 14-15. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 08

‘No interest’ in stopping boos on Twitter – Vettel

But there was no booing in Korea at the weekend

Sebastian Vettel Corée - photo © J.F GaleronSebastian Vettel says he will not try to boost his popularity by jumping on the social media bandwagon. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 08

Hembery apologised for attack – Alonso

Spaniard Alonso had questioned the “quality” of Pirelli’s 2013 tyres.

2013-09-21 - Fernando Alonso - 0013Paul Hembery apologised after hitting back at comments made by Fernando Alonso in Korea last weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 08

‘Perfect’ Hulkenberg will be on 2014 grid – manager

“Sauber have been very good this weekend, they’ve done a great job”

2013-02-23 - Sauber F1 Team - Barcelona - Nico Hulkenberg 05Fernando Alonso, widely acknowledged as perhaps the best driver in F1 today, has given a boost to Nico Hulkenberg’s quest for a 2014 seat. Read the rest of this entry »

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