Daily Archive: November 16, 2017

Nov 16

CBRT welcomes Brett Taylor full-time in 2018

This past year Taylor was behind the wheel in a CBRT prepared car for three events

Canada’s Best Racing Team - CBRTFollowing a successful 2017 campaign Canada’s Best Racing Team (CBRT) is hard at work preparing for competition in the 2018 NASCAR Pinty’s Series that will again race on ovals, road courses and temporary street circuits across Canada.

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Nov 16

More time together_V2: Pierre and Brendon to stay for…2018!

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07 - Scuderia Toro Rosso Scuderia Toro Rosso is very pleased to announce that its driver line-up for the 2018 Formula 1 season will be the one formed by Pierre Gasly and Brendon Hartley. After making their Formula 1 debuts this year in Malaysia and Texas respectively, both drivers will continue together, as teammates, in the new year.

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Nov 16

The reigning Champion has won the award for the top premier class qualifier every season he has been in MotoGP  

Five BMW M Awards in a row for Marquez

Marquez receiving the BMW M Award as the fastest qualifier once againThe record holder continued his winning streak in the BMW M Award in 2017: Marc Márquez (Repsol Honda Team) was the fastest qualifier in MotoGP™ once again this season, something that saw him clinch the coveted BMW M award for the fifth time in a row.

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Nov 16

Will Owen returns to United Autosports for 2018 European Le Mans Series and Le Mans 24 Hours

2017 LMP2 runner up Will Owen aims to replicate ELMS success

WILL OWEN RETURNS TO UNITED AUTOSPORTS FOR 2018 EUROPEAN LE MANS SERIES AND LE MANS 24 HOURSAmerican to race Ligier JS P217 for second year with United Autosports. Le Mans 24 Hours and full season in ELMS joins Daytona 24 Hours programme. United Autosports have confirmed that Will Owen will return to the team for the 2018 European Le Mans Series and, pending an entry confirmation, the 2018 Le Mans 24 Hours. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 16

Solid start for SJM Theodore Racing in Macau 

64th Macau Grand Prix

Theodore Racing and BBIN team up again for 64th Macau Grand PrixSJM Theodore Racing by Prema enjoyed a productive opening day of the 64th Macau Grand Prix weekend as its quartet of drivers completed solid runs during practice and qualifying. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 16

Alonso calls McLaren’s 2017 F1 season ‘very bad’

“I think it was very bad” – Alonso

2017-10-20_2187Fernando Alonso has given an honest assessment of McLaren’s displays through the 2017 Formula 1 season, calling it “very bad” after a lack of performance on-track. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 16

Red Bull Racing and Aston Martin present the ultimate ride of the Valkyrie

That ultra-extreme machine, the Aston Martin Valkyrie AMR Pro can now be revealed.

2017-11-16 - Red Bull Racing - Valkyrie_AMR_Pro_01When, in early 2016, Red Bull Racing and Aston Martin first revealed that the two companies were to collaborate on a game-changing hypercar, perhaps the most hotly anticipated variant of the F1 team’s Chief Technical Officer Adrian Newey’s spectacular vision was the no-holds-barred track-only edition. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 16

Watch it! More time together

What makes us tick

Scuderia Toro Rosso is happy to announce that the already established official partnership with Casio Computer Co., Ltd. has been renewed for another two-years, from January 2018. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 16

Chevrolet takes its turn testing on Texas Motor Speedway’s high banks

The trial marked Chevrolet’s first crack with the superspeedway package at Texas

Ed Carpenter tests the new 2018 Indy car at Texas Motor Speedway.Ed Carpenter, Josef Newgarden and Spencer Pigot were the latest drivers to experiment with INDYCAR’s universal aero kit for the Chevrolet manufacturer test at Texas Motor Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 16

FIA Formula 2 Championship’s 2018 Teams announced

Eleven teams entered for 2018 season with possible twelfth team to be confirmed

FIA Formula 2 Championship’s 2018 Teams announcedFIA Formula 2 Championship organisers are pleased to announce that eleven teams have been entered for the 2018 season. Eight of the outfits currently competing in the Championship will return, whilst three new squads will be introduced: Carlin, Fortec Motorsport and Charouz Racing System.

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Nov 16

Lando Norris claims provisional pole position in Macau

In first qualifying at the 6.210 kilometres long Guia street circuit in China’s Special Administrative Region

Reigning FIA Formula 3 European Champion Lando Norris (Carlin, 2m11.570s) claimed provisional pole position for the 64th running of the Suncity Group Macau Grand Prix – FIA F3 World Cup.

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Nov 16

FIA Formula 3 World Cup attracts up-and-coming talents

This weekend, the motor-racing calendar features one of the most important Formula 3 races worldwide

The Macau Grand Prix, that regained the FIA Formula 3 World Cup status in 2016. The Macau GP has been contested with Formula 3 vehicles since 1983 and has since gained a legendary reputation.

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Nov 16

22 Racing & Theetge team up again

Veteran to run Pinty’s oval races for championship team

2017-06-25_0049It is with great pleasure that 22 Racing announce Wednesday the return of Donald Theetge to the team for 2018. Theetge will compete in the No. 24 Mercedes-Benz St Nicholas/Circuit Acura entry in all of the NASCAR Pintys Series oval events. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 16

WEC: Barbecue under the stars in Bahrain

Bapco 6 Hours of Bahrain

2017-11-16-0025As is traditional at the Bapco 6 Hours of Bahrain, the paddock came together on Wednesday evening for the customary barbecue hosted by Sheikh Salman bin Isa Al Khalifa and his staff at the Bahrain International Circuit.

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Nov 16

The 2017 Le Mans 24 Hours at the cinema on 23rd November!

Several drivers will be present for an autograph session in the Mega CGR Saint-Saturnin Le Mans at 18:30

The 2017 Le Mans 24 Hours at the cinema on 23rd November!They’ll be on screen, but before that meet them in the flesh at an exceptional autograph session in the Mega CGR Saint-Saturnin Le Mans!

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Nov 16

2018 RX2 Series calendar to build on successful formula

FIA World Rallycross feeder series set to go from strength-to-strength in 2018

2018 RX2 Series calendar to build on successful formulaThe RX2 International Series presented by Cooper Tires will build on the success of its maiden campaign in 2018, after unveiling an unchanged calendar for its second season in support of the FIA World Rallycross Championship.

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Nov 16

WRC: Mikkelsen holds cards in Australia

Kennards Hire Rally Australia – Norwegian sets sights on back-to-back WRC successes

WRC Mikkelsen holds cards in AustraliaAndreas Mikkelsen could hold the aces in the pack as he defends his Rally Australia title in the finale to the most exciting and unpredictable WRC season in years.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 16

WRC: Neuville quickest in Australia shakedown

FIA World Rally Championship – Kennards Hire Rally Australia

Thierry Neuville overcame an early technical problem to set fastest time in Thursday’s shakedown at Kennards Hire Rally Australia. Read the rest of this entry »

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