Daily Archive: October 9, 2013

Oct 09

Superstars International Series, GTSprint set for final 2013 showdown at Vallelunga

Moribidelli (Audi) and Biagi (Mercedes) set to fight for Superstars honours.

Superstars International SeriesAudi’s Schoeffler and Porsche’s Solieri to contend for GTSprint title. The Superstars International Series and GTSprint are ready for their 2013 Grand Finale at Vallelunga with both series still waiting for their champions to be crowned. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 09

Pro Mazda/USF2000 drivers and teams honored at awards banquet

Brabham and Hargrove Receive Mazda Road to Indy Scholarships

Scott Hargrove - Mazda's John Doonan-BrabhamIn a year that saw records shattered in the Pro Mazda Championship Presented by Cooper Tires and a title fight that came down to the streets of Houston in the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda, the 2013 season was closed in fine fashion with a dual awards banquet held at the St. Regis Houston to honor the outstanding talent in both series.

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Oct 09

‘Tonight Show’ host Jay Leno to participate in track day with Vodafone Mercedes McLaren Formula 1™ racing team and Mobil 1

In track day at COTA Oct. 17

Circuit of The Americas logo NBC celebrity and sports car buff to do track laps in McLaren 12C and check out F1™ race car. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 09

Villeneuve urges Sauber to consider Barrichello

“Rubens would be worth considering”

2013-08-11_1051Jacques Villeneuve has urged Sauber to think again after the Swiss team ruled out signing Rubens Barrichello for 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 09

Maldonado makes approach to Lotus – report

He may have a longer contract, but Williams’ Pastor Maldonado is on the move.

2013-06-06_0061That is the claim on Wednesday of Germany’s Auto Motor und Sport, reporting that the Venezuelan has made an approach to Lotus about replacing the Ferrari-bound Kimi Raikkonen. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 09

Brawn not ruling out sabbatical

“It would not be the first time”

2013-06-08_1134Ross Brawn on Wednesday added his own denial to reports he has decided to leave Mercedes at the end of the season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 09

Formula One teams Japanese Grand Prix preview

Japan Grand Prix Formula One preview

Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Suzuka.

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Oct 09

Reports – Red Bull using KERS for traction?

Another theory about Sebastian Vettel’s late-season dominance has emerged.

2013-05-12 - Red Bull Racing - Spain - Sebastian Vettel (16)Rumours in Korea last weekend spoke of a clever but legal engine mapping system aboard his Red Bull that mimics the benefits of banned traction control. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 09

Alonso says mathematical title chance ‘a miracle’

Christian Horner thinks championship celebrations in Japan are unlikely

2013-06-29 - Fernando Alonso - 0006Fernando Alonso thinks it is “a miracle” he is still even mathematically in the hunt for the 2013 title. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 09

Heavy Hulkenberg still on the scales at McLaren

McLaren might still be interested in signing Nico Hulkenberg for 2014.

2013-02-10 - Sauber F1 Team - Jerez - Nico Hulkenberg 00After Korea, where the German driver impressed at the wheel of his formerly-uncompetitive Sauber, it was rumoured he had now moved into pole position to replace the Ferrari-bound Kimi Raikkonen at Lotus next year. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 09

Force India not ruling out Magnussen for 2014

Force India has not ruled out signing Kevin Magnussen for 2014.

Kevin Magnussen - photo Jad Sherif - WR12 The young Dane, whose father Jan contested a race for McLaren in 1995, is being backed by the great British team as he closes on the Formula Renault 3.5 title. Read the rest of this entry »

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