Daily Archive: December 20, 2013

Dec 20

Pierre Waché joins Infiniti Red Bull Racing

Infiniti Red Bull Racing team update

01 - Red Bull RacingInfiniti Red Bull Racing is pleased to advise that Pierre Waché, Chief Engineer, Car Performance, will take over responsibility for the Vehicle Dynamics department for the team with immediate effect. Read the rest of this entry »
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Dec 20

‘Yesterday’s Speedways’ to celebrate the history of stock car racing, at the CME

The Canadian Racing Season Begins February 7, 8, & 9, 2014 at Toronto’s International Centre

Canadian Motorsports Expo logo 2012 If you’ve been around the southern Ontario stock car scene the past few years, you know that Rick Sharples is passionate about celebrating and preserving the history of the sport. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 20

FIA Land Speed Records Commission Homologates Michael Shank Racing’s Two World Speed Records

The record runs were overseen by officials of IMSA

Michael Shank Racing logo The 10-kilometer and 10-mile speed runs by Colin Braun in the Michael Shank Racing Ford EcoBoost/Riley Daytona Prototype at Daytona International Speedway in October have been homologated by the Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) Land Speed Records Commission as official world records. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 20

Successful Private Test Sessions at Daytona Provide Valuable Information to

IMSA Officials Heading Into TUDOR United SportsCar Championship Debut

Rolex 24 At Daytona logo

Private test sessions over the past two weeks at Daytona International Speedway have played a significant role in helping International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) officials zero in on the technical package for the upcoming Roar Before the Rolex 24 test on Jan. 3-5, 2014, as well as the 52nd Rolex 24 At Daytona on the weekend of Jan. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 20

46th Edition of the Montreal International Auto Show

Cars and Big Dreams!

Salon international de l'auto de Montréal logo Desjardins Insurance presents, from January 17th to January 26th, 2014 at the Palais des congrès de Montréal, the 46th edition of the Montreal International Auto Show (MIAS).

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Dec 20

Montezemolo tips axe for ‘double points’

“I’m not a fan of the double points.”

Luca di Montezemolo Luca di Montezemolo, one of the most powerful figures in formula one, thinks the highly-controversial new ‘double points’ rule might live a short life. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 20

2014 FIA European Rally Championship, round one of 12 preview

31 Int. Jännerrallye, Oberösterreich, 3-5 January 2014 (Austria) preview

European Rally Championship logoSome of Europe’s best drivers will prove their worth as Ice Masters when the 2014 FIA European Rally Championship powers into action on the 31 Int. Jännerrallye, Oberösterreich from 3-5 January 2014.

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Dec 20

Ricciardo thinks Vettel yet to peak

“In fact, the more he wins, the more confidence he gets, and the easier it is for him.”

Ricciardo-Vettel - © DPPI - Jean-Michel Le Meur Sebastian Vettel’s new teammate thinks the reigning quadruple world champion is still getting better. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 20

Pic admits 2014 Caterham seat not secure

Pic admitted his future is not secure.

2013-06-06_0091 A month ahead of official pre-season testing for 2014, Charles Pic has admitted his future remains far from certain. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 20

Gonzalez reveals Pirelli test seat offer

Gonzalez has a low profile in the F1 paddock

AutoGP - Rodolfo Gonzalez Rodolfo Gonzalez, Marussia’s reserve and occasional Friday practice driver in 2013, has revealed he has been offered a role as Pirelli’s F1 tester. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 20

‘Hilarious’ 2014 pre-season already begun

The news about the latest exploded Pirelli spread throughout the F1 world

2013-09-19 - Pirelli  - 0001 After a controversial 2013, Pirelli has moved to allay fears about its tyres for next year’s world championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 20

2013 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Top Performances

Jimmie Johnson Wins Sixth Championship; Gen-6 Cars Debut With Speed, Style

NASCAR logo Jimmie Johnson took a giant step toward joining NASCAR’s pantheon of legends. And he did it in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series™ Gen-6 race car, which made its debut in record-setting fashion. Read the rest of this entry »

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