Daily Archive: March 18, 2017

Mar 18

Scuderia Praha Ferrari wins Hankook 12H Mugello

After today’s eight hour encounter

Scuderia Praha Ferrari wins Hankook 12H MugelloThe Scuderia Praha Ferrari 488 GT3 (#11, Jiri Pisarik/Josef Král/Matteo Malucelli) defended the lead it had claimed in the first part of the Hankook 12H Mugello yesterday.

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Mar 18

Bernie Ecclestone wanted one more year running F1

“I would have asked them to work with me for a bit”

2016-06-09_0398Ex-Formula 1 CEO Bernie Ecclestone would have liked to spend one more year in the role before handing the running of the sport over to Liberty Media, but has no hard feelings over his departure. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 18

Bourdais’ shot at Florida ‘Triple Crown’ to start from Second

His stiffest competition may be from within his own team’s garage

Sebastien BourdaisAt this weekend’s Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring, Bourdais is again teaming with Dirk Mueller and Joey Hand in the No. 66 Ford GT that won at Daytona Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 18

Julius Baer announced as title sponsor for Mexico City ePrix

Returning to the historic Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez for the second running of Formula E

Julius Baer – leading Swiss private banking group and Global Partner of the FIA Formula E Championship – has today been announced as the title sponsor for round four of the 2016/17 season in Mexico City. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 18

Joey Logano nabs Coors Light Pole Award for Phoenix race

Penske on point

Joey Logano launched his way to the top of the heap in Coors Light Pole Qualifying on Friday at Phoenix Raceway, claiming the first starting spot for Sunday’s Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series event. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 18

Jesse Lazare and Chris Green on the podium at Sebring!

This was the St-Eustache, Quebec team’s second race in this highly competitive Endurance series

MIA-SebringRaceMontreal drivers Jesse Lazare and Chris Green gave the Motorsports In Action (MIA) team its first IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge series podium this week, on the Sebring track in Florida.  Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 18

Ford gets 50th Continental Tire Challenge Series win at Sebring with Buford, Maxwell

2nd on the podium were Chris Green and Jesse Lazare

The question caught Scott Maxwell, driver of the No. 60 KohR Ford Mustang in the Grand Sport class of the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 18

Rebellion Racing ORECA LM P2 posts record time in Twelve Hours of Sebring Qualifying

So far in this young IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season, it’s been all Cadillac.
The three new Cadillac DPi cars have dominated the Prototype class, first winning the season-opening Rolex 24 at Daytona after qualifying on the pole. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 18

Ford GT 1-2 qualifying sweep at Sebring led by Briscoe

Briscoe was just a little quicker than teammate Mueller in the No. 66

Ford Chip Ganassi Racing’s quest for the ultimate trifecta in sports car endurance racing – three straight victories in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the Rolex 24 At Daytona and the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida – looks entirely within reach after GT Le Mans (GTLM) qualifying Friday afternoon at Sebring International Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 18

AERO™ Advanced Paint Technology targets tough Sebring 12

“We’ve always had a good performance at Sebring”  – Bobby Rahal

AERO™ Advanced Paint Technology targets tough Sebring 12IMSA will stage the toughest 12 hours of racing this weekend as the bumpy Sebring International Raceway plays host for the 65th  running of the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring (on-air coverage on FS1 starting at 1:30 PM ET Saturday).  Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 18

Bennani: Loeb brings power to the WTCC

Loeb was present during WTCC testing at Monza

Bennani: Loeb brings power to the WTCCFIA World Touring Car Championship race winner and team owner Sébastien Loeb is making a big difference to Mehdi Bennani’s efforts to challenge for world title glory in 2017. Read the rest of this entry »