Daily Archive: January 15, 2018

Jan 15

The Greatest Show on Dirt Will Invade Airborne Park Speedway for the First Time on July 25

“Airborne has gone back and forth between asphalt and dirt since its inception in 1954”

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With great excitement the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Sprint Car Series announces that The Greatest Show on Dirt will make its inaugural visit to Airborne Park Speedway in Plattsburgh, NY on Wednesday, July 25, 2018. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 15

Pirelli increases its presence at the Autosport International Show

All roads lead to Birmingham

PIRELLIPirelli’s presence at the Autosport International Show, which is now in its 28th year, featured the largest stand that the Italian company has ever displayed, and several exhibits that showcased the sheer variety of Pirelli’s hundreds of motorsport programmes worldwide. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 15

ART Grand Prix line-up F2 2018

ART Grand Prix is proud to announce that Jack Aitken will be driving one of their cars for the second year in a row

After a brilliant GP3 season where he finished in 2nd place behind teammate George Russell, the Renault Sport Academy driver will make his Formula 2 debut with the team in 2018. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 15

Renault Sport Academy 2018 line-up announced

Each driver will enjoy an extensive programme where racing is just one element

2018 - Renault Sport AcademyRenault Sport Racing is delighted to announce the 2018 Renault Sport Academy driver line-up with four drivers retained from 2017 and three new drivers joining the programme. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 15

Ferrari “not joking” with F1 quit threats – Isola

“There is no interest for Formula 1 to lose Ferrari and there is no interest for Ferrari to lose Formula 1”

2017-06-11_0804Pirelli chief Mario Isola has warned Ferrari’s recent comments about leaving Formula 1 “are not joke claims” and feels it would be a damaging situation for all parties if the Italian team exited the sport. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 15

Racing world mourns passing of legendary driver, designer Gurney (updated)

The 86-year-old Gurney died at his Southern California home

Dan GurneyIn the history of American racing, there may have never been a more versatile race driver who exemplified class and innovation more than Dan Gurney. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 15

Honda protégé Nirei Fukuzumi signs with Arden for 2018 FIA Formula 2 Championship

2018 Nirei Fukuzumi Announcement

Arden Motorsport and Honda have confirmed that Nirei Fukuzumi will race with the team in FIA Formula 2 for the 2018 season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 15

Bloom and DiCaprio star on the streets of Marrakesh

The ABB FIA Formula E Championship has had its fair share of famous faces through its gates in the past

After former Formula 1 World Champion Nico Rosberg did the rounds in Hong Kong after declaring he was “definitely interested” in joining the series, Round Three saw Orlando Bloom and Leonardo DiCaprio get to grips with all-electric racing in the streets of Marrakesh. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 15

Andrea Caldarelli 8th in Formula E Rookie Test

Positive day for Andrea Caldarelli in Formula E Rookie Test

Andrea Caldarelli 8th in Formula E Rookie TestThe Italian drove Dragon Racing car in Marrakech venue for a special day promoted by FIA electric series for those drivers who’ve never drove that car before.

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Jan 15

Dakar: Fabulous Forty for Peterhansel

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Stéphane Peterhansel et Jean-Paul Cottret (Peugeot) huitième étape- photo @ Eric Vargiolu - DPPIAt 500 km, the longest special of the 2018 Dakar was also one of the hardest. Rain on the Bolivian Plateau and sections at altitudes exceeding 4,800 metres made the challenge even more daunting.

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