Daily Archive: August 7, 2017

Aug 07

Rossi reigns Brno test with a late lunge to the top

Top of the timesheets at the Brno test

Rossi reigns Brno test with a late lunge to the topMovistar Yamaha MotoGP rider shoots to the top at the end of a busy day of track action following the Czech GP. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 07

Mustang Sampling Racing fights back to Finish Sixth at Road America

It has been said that it isn’t the size of the dog in the fight, but rather the size of the fight in the dog

2017-07-08_9272After getting hit in pit lane and suffering damage, the No. 5 Mustang Sampling Cadillac DPi-V.R of Christian Fittipaldi and Joao Barbosa demonstrated a great focus on recovery as the team fought back to finish sixth in the IMSA Continental Tire Road Race Showcase on Sunday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 07

’Not a big change’ for Haas joining Strategy Group meetings

“Everybody was happy because we were treated with respect and didn’t try to run the show.”

2017-06-09-08-59-08_0033Haas Formula 1 chief Günther Steiner felt it was “not a big change” being allowed to join the Strategy Group meeting, saying there was no backlash from the pre-existing members. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 07

Nissan scores breakthrough DPi win with Derani, van Overbeek and Patrón ESM at Road America

The Nissan DPi is a winner in IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship competition.

In Sunday’s two-hour, 40-minute Continental Tire Road Race Showcase at Road America, Brazilian driver Pipo Derani and teammate Johannes van Overbeek broke a seven-race win streak for Cadillac, co-driving their No. 22 Tequila Patrón Nissan to victory.

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Aug 07

Ford GT returns to Victory Lane at Road America, tightens GTLM standings

No. 66 Ford Chip Ganassi Racing Ford GT started by co-driver Dirk Mueller

Ford emerged as a championship contender Sunday in the Continental Tire Road Race Showcase at Road America, ending a six-race winless drought to close the points deficit in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship GT Le Mans (GTLM) class with just three races remaining. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 07

Audi is the hit

‘Vorsprung durch Technik’  – in the case of Audi this also applies to the 2017 DTM season so far

Audi is the hitWith 10 of the 18 races of the season contested, the Ingolstadt based brand holds the lead in the three most important rankings of the famous touring-car series.

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