Daily Archive: November 12, 2013

Nov 12

NASCAR National Series News & Notes + Fast Facts

Johnson’s Sixth Title In View But Not Guaranteed

NASCAR logo For Jimmie Johnson, a sixth NASCAR Sprint Cup Series championship is oh, so close. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 12

Circuit of The Americas™ offers variety of fan activities during 2013 Formula 1 United States Grand Prix

Exciting new additions to this year’s Grand Prix

Circuit of The Americas logo Fans can get up close and personal at autograph sessions with the world’s best racing drivers. Live concerts at Austin360 Amphitheater included with price of race ticket Saturday and Sunday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 12

Two big names to return to Formula 3 stage

Ten years have gone by since Renault retired from Formula 3 racing.

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logoThis Tuesday, the French manufacturer announced its return to FIA Formula 3 European Championship as engine supplier.

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Nov 12

McLaren backs away from title sponsor announcement

McLaren’s 2014 car will likely be revealed shortly before winter testing in January

2013-06-07_0979The heat of the 2014 ‘silly season’ is now squarely on McLaren, amid rumours the British team has decided to replace Sergio Perez with rookie Kevin Magnussen. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 12

Williams has admitted Rob Smedley could be the next big name to join the beleaguered British team

Williams hints Smedley to be next signing

2011-03-22 - Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro - Rob Smedley - Felipe MassaAs it announced that Felipe Massa is joining the team from Ferrari for 2014, deputy team boss Claire Williams said “a number of announcements” will also shortly follow. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 12

Injured Alonso to fight on in Austin

“Packing the bag for Austin”

2013-06-07_0002Fernando Alonso and Ferrari have ended the fevered speculation about the Spaniard’s participation in this weekend’s US grand prix. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 12

Whitmarsh not denying mounting Perez exit rumours

“He’s done a pretty good job throughout the whole year” – Whitmarsh

2013-06-08_0053Martin Whitmarsh has not denied mounting speculation that Sergio Perez will be ousted by McLaren after Brazil’s 2013 season finale. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 12

Lopez admits frustration with Raikkonen surgery

Lopez’s frustration is perhaps understandable

2013-04-20 - Lotus F1 Team - Bahrain - Eric Boullier - Gerard Lopez 01Gerard Lopez, the head of Lotus’ team owner Genii, might be among the cynics after news broke that Kimi Raikkonen will sit out the rest of the season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 12

Salo tells Lotus to replace Raikkonen with Kovalainen

“Valsecchi will hardly be able to do anything on a completely new track to him”

2013-09-22 - Lotus F1 Team - Kimi Raikkonen 01Fellow Finn Mika Salo has nominated Heikki Kovalainen as the ideal replacement at Lotus for his surgery-bound countryman Kimi Raikkonen. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 12

More news will follow now that Felipe Massa has been signed up by Williams for 2014

After Massa signing, ‘more news’ to follow – Williams

2013-06-09_0014“It is very exciting for us to be able to confirm our 2014 driver lineup as part of a number of announcements we will be making over the coming weeks,” said the British team’s deputy boss Claire Williams. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 12

Bottas knew about 2014 deal for some time

“It is a much more secure feeling knowing you are going on”

2013-06-08_1136Valtteri Bottas has admitted he knew for some time in advance that he will be staying at Williams beyond 2013. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 12

Buyer could save embattled Nurburgring

The automobile club ADAC has submitted a non-binding offer.

Nordschleife - NurburgringThe Nurburgring has moved one step closer to a saviour, as a potential buyer for the fabled German circuit emerged. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 12

Aussies top the timesheets with fastest car at F1 in Schools World Finals 2013

But who will take the World Champions title?

Thirty eight student teams at the F1 in Schools World Finals 2013A1 Racing from Australia topped the timesheets after two days of racing in the F1 in Schools™ World Finals 2013 which is taking place in Austin, Texas this week.

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