Daily Archive: September 19, 2017

Sep 19

BGR/ Piper Race Cars Claim Toyo Tires F1600 Championship with Ben Hurst

Brian Graham Racing captured the 2017 Toyo Tires F1600 Championship with Ben Hurst after a strong final weekend at CTMP

2017-08-12_0745The third year driver who began his F1600 career with Rookie Of The Year honors has now progressed to a champion. With the final 3 races of the season very hotly contested with a 23 car grid, Hurst captured two Class A wins and a runner up.  All 3 races were hard fought affairs with multiple lead changes and they all came down to the last lap with the margin of victory less than a second for all 3 races amongst the top 3 drivers. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 19

NASCAR Pinty’s Series News & Notes: Jukasa

Labbe on cusp of First NASCAR Championship

Pinty’s Fall Brawl 200 logoThere is plenty of reason to celebrate the first NASCAR Pinty’s Series race at Jukasa Motor Speedway this Saturday, but for Alex Labbe the celebration will be just a little sweeter when he takes the green flag to start the Pinty’s Fall Brawl 200. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 19

Lamborghini Super Trofeo North America competitors travel West to California

With only one more race on the calendar, championship battles are heating up

Race2_StartLaguna Seca to be the last U.S. event for series competition before heading overseas for the final rounds at Imola, Italy. A strong performance at Laguna Seca will be crucial in the championship as all four classes have extremely tight point standings

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Sep 19

The V de V Endurance HV Challenge

The final race of the season for the historical vehicules will take place on October 6-8 in Magny-Cours

V de V Sports logoThe last event at Dijon-Prenois was great. The one in Magny-Cours will be even better. We expect more then twenty competitors.

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Sep 19

Pirelli Motorsport Malaysian Grand Prix selected sets per driver

Malaysian Grand Prix: September 29 – October 1, 2017

2017-09-19 - Pirelli Motorsport Malaysian Grand Prix selected sets per driverThe FIA communicated to Pirelli each team’s tyre choices for the forthcoming Malaysian Grand Prix (29 September – 1 October). Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 19

Formula E announces partnership with The Climate Group

Electric street racing series joins forces with leading companies to fast-track uptake of electric vehicles

Formula E has teamed up with The Climate Group as a Global Ambassador for EV100 – to help promote the widespread uptake of electric vehicles. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 19

WRC to celebrate unforgettable season at Sydney gala

Thrilling WRC year ends with sparkling finale on Sydney waterfront

Ott Tanak 1 WRC GalaStars and teams lined up for glittering gala awards night. Fans to decide award winners by voting on WRC website. WRC stars will be honoured at a glamorous gala awards evening in Australia following the most exciting FIA World Rally Championship title fight in recent history.

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Sep 19

Yale unveils new brand partnership with MotoGP

Yale will supply forklift trucks for six European editions of the 2017 MotoGP World Championship

Yale unveils new brand partnership with MotoGPYale® is excited to announce its appointment as the designated Forklift Supplier to MotoGP, the FIM MotoGP™ World Championship.

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Sep 19

Ferrari: No need to speculate after controversial tweet

The clash was sparked into further controversy when Ferrari’s official twitter account placed the blame solely on Verstappen

Ferrari crash départ SingapourFerrari has attempted to ease the backlash from its controversial tweet which blamed Max Verstappen for crashing into Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel to see the three retire on the opening lap of the Singapore Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 19

Newgarden and Pagenaud: a tale of two celebrations

“That’s how hard you fight in an Indy car race,” Pagenaud said, proudly wiping blood from his wound with a towel.

Josef NewgardenAt one area of Sonoma Raceway, new Verizon IndyCar Series champion Josef Newgarden draped himself in an American flag, kissed the Astor Cup and gave a golf cart the honor of his autograph. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 19

Cayden Lapcevich to be honored by Canadian Hall

Will Be Presented Rising Star Award For 2017

2017-08-12_0365Stock car racer Cayden Lapcevich, the youngest national racing champion in Canadian history, has been named the Canadian Motorsport Hall of Fame’s Rising Star Award winner for 2017.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 19

Rossi completes first laps back on track at Misano

Nine-time World Champion heads out on track for a trial run – and will decide on Wednesday whether to attempt riding at Aragon

Rossi tests fitness at MisanoSince an accident in training on 31st August, Valentino Rossi (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) has been working hard on recovering from the double fracture in his right leg as soon as possible. Read the rest of this entry »

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