A sneak preview of what to expect begins this weekend
Tag Archive: Christian Fittipaldi
Brazilian driver back at Pergusa after 1991 Formula 3000 run
After having made his Superstars debut at Imola, Christian Fittipaldi will be back on-track next weekend at Pergusa. The Brazilian former F.1 racer will rejoin Swiss Team aboard a Maserati Quattroporte in a spectacular challenge to the top driver in the series. It won’t be a new experience for him as he already met with the fast Sicilian track while running in the 1991 Formula 3000 championship aboard a Mugen-powered Reynard.
The Umbria-based racer relies on his famous team-mates to rebound for a successful season ending
Christian Fittipaldi, Johnny Herbert, Christian Klien and Mika Salo are some pretty tough team-mate to catch-up with, but Mauro Cesari has found an exciting environment this season at Maserati, lining-up alongside four former F.1 drivers. The Spoleto-based racer is off for what he expects to be a positive season ending in his fifth year in Superstars.
Superstars International Series: Former F1 racer Christian Klien to make championship debut for swiss team maserati at the Hungaroring
The Austrian racer provides Superstars with another sensational addition, former Formula one drivers count now up to 6.
A young star driver coming from Formula One is about to join the Superstars International Series. Lining-up for the Hungarian round of the International Series, scheduled in just about one week at the Hungaroring, Swiss Team will add another great name to their roster. After having won the 2011 title with Andrea Bertolini, the Maserati-powered squad is aiming to be back on-top and announced the arrival of world-renowned star coming from open-wheel competition, Christian Klien.
International Superstars Series: Christian Fittipaldi, Ananda Mikola get on-track at varano to prepare for Imola
The Brazilian former F1 racer and the Indonesian youngster log fast laptimes to prepare for an exciting weekend
The SUPERSTARS challenge is ready to get back on-track again this weekend at Imola, as practice and qualification sessions will kick-off from Saturday. The second round of the 2012 SUPERSTARS SERIES season will be highlighted by the presence of several high-profile international names.
International Superstars Series: Fittipaldi, Mikola, Kristoffersson to fight for wins with Liuzzi, Morbidelli and Biagi
Five days to go before Round 2
The Santerno track will host a top competition between world-level racing stars, lined-up aboard cars from the top manufacturers of the international panorama. With just five days to go before Round 2 of the season, starting at the “Enzo and Dino Ferrari” track in Imola this weekend, and an heart-true battle among racing stars will play a key role in a much-anticipated event.
Everything’s set for the much-anticipated grand opening of the 2012 International Superstars Series scheduled for this weekend at Monza.
International Superstars Series: Max Pigoli, Gian Maria Gabbiani to line-up for Jaguar in superstars
A lot of new and returning high-level entries are expected on-track (including world motorsports aces like Vitantonio Liuzzi, Mika Salo, Christian Fittipaldi, Gianni Morbidelli and Thomas Biagi) and the teams are almost ready to line-up their spectacular 500-horsepower saloon racecar.
Italian TNA Court confirms the Modena-based racer’s title
Andrea Bertolini has officially been crowned as the 2011 INTERNATIONAL SUPERSTARS SERIES champion. His sub-judice title has been homologated by the Italian Tribunale Nazionale d’Appello (National Court of Appeal) after the appeal presented by Luigi Ferrara, CAAL Racing’s 2011 driver, following to the last round of the season at Vallelunga.
Scuderia Giudici, BMW Dinamic, W&D, Solaris, MRT and CAAL Racing hit the track for testing
The 2012 INTERNATIONAL SUPERSTARS SERIES is definetely going to be one of the most anticipated in the sport’s history as many new top guns of the international panorama like Vitantonio Liuzzi, Christian Fittipaldi and Mika Salo will challenge some of the championship best returning guys including Thomas Biagi, Gianni Morbidelli and Johnny Herbert.
Huge presence of Formula 1 aces in Felipe Massa’s promoted race in Brazil
Felipe Massa’s end of the year promoted karting event in Brazil has attracted a higher than ever number of his fellow Formula 1 mates. According to the provisional entry list released early this week, Adrian Sutil, Pastor Maldonado, Rubens Barrichello, Bruno Senna, Jaime Alguersuari and Vitantonio Liuzzi will attend the International Challenge of Go-Kart Champs on December 2-4 at Arena Sapiens in Florianópolis.
Massa out, Barrichello’s team once again hot favorite in the endurance karting race
Former Renault F1 driver Nelson Piquet Jr. and ex-Indycar star Christian Fittipaldi will join forces in this year’s edition of the traditional Granja Viana 500 Mile karting race. The duo decided to challenge Rubens Barrichello’s hot favorite team on November 27th at Granja Viana International Karting track after regular Fittipaldi team mate Mario Haberfeld have announced that will miss the event due to personal commitments.
Fittipaldi won his two F1 world championships in 1972 and 1974
Emerson Fittipaldi will be the race steward presiding alongside the three FIA officials at this weekend’s Canadian grand prix. 63-year-old Brazilian Fittipaldi won his two F1 world championships in 1972 and 1974, before winning the Indy 500 twice and becoming the Indycar title holder in 1989.
“I’d love to get Hamilton” -Dane
Lewis Hamilton could be at the wheel of an Australian V8 Supercar for a race next year. Team Vodafone boss Roland Dane said this week that the McLaren driver and 2008 world champion would have raced in 2009 if the newly launched Gold Coast SuperCarnivale did not clash with the Korean grand prix.
Juncos Racing has quickly evolved into a race-winning and title contender
When the race season begins every year, astute race fans can normally predict the teams that will likely be in contention for championship honors, based on their previous performances and who’s actually behind the wheel of said race cars. That being stated, a few pleasant surprises appear from time to time, and that was certainly the case in the 2009 Star Mazda Championship Presented by Goodyear.
Ferrari star dedicates victory to his son
Ferrari star Felipe Massa and Renault third driver Lucas di Grassi won the 2010 edition of the Granja Viana 500 Mile race on Saturday in Cotia near São Paulo. The Formula 1 duo was joined in the outstanding Brazilian endurance race by Stock Car Light frontrunner Julio Campos, who lined up along with Massa on his maiden victory in the event back in 1997.
Brazilian F1 stars hot favorites in the prestigious endurance karting race
Brazilian F1 stars Rubens Barrichello and Felipe Massa are once more the hot favorites for this year’s edition of the Granja Viana 500 Mile. The race will be held today (Saturday) at Kartodromo Internacional Granja Viana in Cotia near São Paulo and is scheduled to last 644 laps or a maximum of 11 hours.