Daily Archive: October 25, 2013

Oct 25

Ibiza Racing Team to sample five drivers at Jerez

The Iberian squad cruised to the runner-up spot in the team’s championship

Ibiza Racing TeamThe collective Auto GP test set for next week at Jerez will feature the first run for Ibiza Racing Team on its home soil. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 25

Red Bull will not axe da Costa – Marko

“We have not executed da Costa”

Antonio Félix da CostaAntonio Felix da Costa has not been dropped by Red Bull, despite failing to impress enough to secure the Toro Rosso seat for 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 25

Grosjean names Hulkenberg as ideal teammate

Romain Grosjean has named Nico Hulkenberg as his ideal new teammate at Lotus for 2014.

Romain Grosjean - photo © DPPI - Jean-Michel Le Meur As it stands, even Grosjean’s place at the Enstone based team is not guaranteed, even though he said bosses are happy with his performance. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 25

Formula One teams Indian Grand Prix free practice report

Airtel Indian Grand Prix free practice report

Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers at Buddh International Circuit.

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Oct 25

Court rules India GP can go ahead

Axe unlikely to fall on 2013 India GP

2011-10-29 - Vodafone McLaren Mercedes - India - Jenson Button 09This weekend’s Indian grand prix is going ahead. Earlier, a public campaigner appealed to the supreme court for an injunction against proceedings at the Buddh circuit, on the basis race organisers have not paid enough tax. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 25

Ferrari to build new F1 factory – report

Schneider said the new factory will be ready in a year.

20130901-0052Ferrari is planning to build a new F1 factory at its Maranello headquarters, the German newspaper Bild is reporting. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 25

No ‘controversy’ at Ferrari – Alonso

“I remain confident in this team”

2013-09-08 - Fernando Alonso - 0011Fernando Alonso has played down continuing speculation he is looking for the exit at Ferrari. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 25

Massa management denies Williams deal done

Speaking in India, Maldonado did little to quell the speculation

2013-09-07 - Felipe Massa - 0008A member of Felipe Massa’s management team has denied as “fantasy” reports the Brazilian has penned a five-year Williams contract. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 25

Kaltenborn confirms meeting with Petrov

Monisha Kaltenborn has admitted she recently met with Vitaly Petrov.

2013-06-09_0348It emerged on Thursday that Russian Petrov, reportedly with EUR 30 million in Gazprom sponsorship in his pocket, could return to F1 next year in the place of Sauber’s intended 2014 race driver Sergey Sirotkin. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 25

Kvyat to get Friday outings in Austin, Brazil

Kvyat will get the green light to practice on Friday morning in Austin and Brazil

Daniil KvyatToro Rosso will prepare Daniil Kvyat for his debut next year by giving him time at the wheel during forthcoming Friday practice sessions. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 25

Thomas Schöffler becomes the youngest GTSprint champion ever at 19

German youngster celebrates overall and GTS3 titles 

Superstars - Thomas SchoefflerThomas Schöffler endured a spectacular season in 2013. At his maiden run in the GTSprint International Series, the Singen-born 19-year-old driver, cruised to title in the closing round of the season at Vallelunga. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 25

Zdeněk Gróman to test Auto GP car with Super Nova

The official test takes place at Circuito de Jerez on 28/29 October

Super Nova Racing Ltd. logoSuper Nova are delighted to give talented young Czech driver Zdenek Groman an opportunity to test one of its 550hp Lola / Zytek cars in Jerez on Monday for the official Auto GP test. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 25

Circuit of The Americas enhances transportation plan for 2013 Formula 1 United States Grand Prix

Downtown shuttle bus circular, originating at the Austin Convention Center

Circuit of The Americas logoCircuit of The Americas (COTA) today released details of the venue’s transportation plan for the 2013 Formula 1 United States Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 25

Bridgestone MotoGP™ Preview – Round 17: Japan

Bridgestone will debut a new super-soft asymmetric rear slick at Motegi

MotoGP logoThe penultimate round of the 2013 MotoGP™ season takes place at the Twin Ring Motegi circuit, a technical circuit with strong braking and acceleration zones and an abrasive, high-grip track surface. Read the rest of this entry »

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