Daily Archive: October 22, 2013

Oct 22

NASCAR National Series News & Notes + Fast Facts

Martinsville: Home of Eventual Champions

NASCAR logo One word describes Jimmie Johnson’s performance at Martinsville Speedway: Phenomenal. And even that might be understating it. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 22

McLaren ‘respects’ Red Bull’s refusal to release Prodromou

“We’ll see in a year where the two men are working.”

2011-05-22 - Red Bull Racing - Spain - Peter Prodromou - Sebastian VettelMcLaren on Tuesday said it understands Red Bull’s reluctance to release aerodynamics chief Peter Prodromou from his contract. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 22

Australian MotoGP™ debrief with Shinji Aoki

Last Sunday MotoGP witnessed its first flag-to-flag race in dry conditions.

MotoGP - FIM MotoGP Technical Director Danny Aldridge and Bridgestone engineer Klaus Noehles on Australian MotoGP grid Yamaha Factory Racing’s Jorge Lorenzo won an intriguing Australian Grand Prix ahead of Repsol Honda’s Dani Pedrosa and his factory Yamaha stablemate Valentino Rossi.

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Oct 22

Formula 3 driver Daniil Kvyat gets F1 seat

FIA Formula 3 European Championship Newsflash

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logoOnce again, Formula 3 lives up to its reputation as the most important talent berth for up-and-coming drivers on their way into Formula 1: Red Bull junior driver Daniil Kvyat will be racing for the Toro Rosso Formula 1 team next season.

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Oct 22

Team Ukraine takes the 2013 GTSprint team’s title at its series debut

Ukrainian squad tops Audi MTM and Ombra Racing Team (Ferrari) with 5 wins on the road

Superstars - Team UkraineIt’s been a successful season for Team Ukraine in GTSprint as the Ferrari-powered operation proved fast-paced since the start and managed to bring home the Team’s title in the Superstars World of Racing series. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 22

Kvyat unveiled as Toro Rosso racer in 2014

Tost insists Kvyat is “very talented”

Daniil KvyatThe F1 world got a surprise this week when Toro Rosso announced Daniil Kvyat, a Russian teenager, as Daniel Ricciardo’s 2014 successor. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 22

FIA in race to enforce new fuel flow rule for 2014

Fuel will only be allowed to flow into the engine at a prescribed speed

Flagworld - FIAF1’s governing body is in a race against time to ensure teams obey the radical new rules next year. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 22

2014 could be F1 prelude for Sainz jr – father

2014 could be the prelude to Carlos Sainz jr’s formula one career.

Carlos Sainz JrThat is the claim of the 19-year-old Spaniard’s namesake and father, hot on the heels of news another Red Bull-backed teen, Russian Daniil Kvyat, has secured the second Toro Rosso seat for 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 22

Porsche denies latest F1 rumours

Porsche has managed to attract those high-calibre personnel

2011-01-13_0271Porsche has denied the very latest suggestions it might be gearing up for a formula one foray. Read the rest of this entry »

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