Packard chosen for the NASCAR Drive for Diversity Combine

The Drive for Diversity is a program that helps with the development of minority and female drivers and crew members.

2014-07-20_0159 Emily Packard, the 17-year old East Montpelier Vermont late model driver, has been chosen as one of the 20 finalists to compete in the NASCAR Drive for Diversity (#NASCARD4D) Combine being held this October 13th through 15th at Langley Speedway in Hampton, Virginia.

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David Ostella to finish season at Petit Le Mans in Black, White and Pink

The month of October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

David Ostella will finish his rookie TUDOR United SportsCar Championship season and his first Petit Le Mans Powered by Mazda on Oct. 4 in the No. 38 Dash Neighborhoods/ Phillips 66 Prototype Challenge car that will feature a pink livery. (more…)

IMSA News and Notes: Petit Le Mans Powered By Mazda

Titles on the line at Petit Le Mans powered by Mazda

Petit Le Mans powered by Mazda The inaugural TUDOR United SportsCar Championship will conclude at Road Atlanta on Saturday with the 17th annual of Petit Le Mans powered by Mazda. (more…)

Formula One teams Japanese Grand Prix preview

Japanese Grand Prix Formula One preview

150x80-flagworldf1 Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers at Suzuka.

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2015 nose rules benefit Mercedes, Ferrari

The nose is central to the entire “aerodynamic philosophy” of the car,

2014-06-07_1201 Two teams already have a “big head start” when it comes to the 2015 regulations, according to Force India technical boss Andy Green. (more…)

Sep 29

Statistical Advance: Analyzing the Hollywood Casino 400

There have been 17 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races at Kansas Speedway

NASCAR Sprint Cup Series A look at the 12 Contenders – and beyond – at Kansas Speedway in Kansas City, Kansas going into the Hollywood Casino 400 on Sunday, October 5. Coverage begins on ESPN at 1 p.m. ET and the race is scheduled for 2 p.m. ET.

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Sep 29

Packard finishes 15th in the Fall Foliage ACT season finale

Packard finishes off the season this weekend at the 52nd Annual Milk Bowl at Thunder Road.

2014-07-20_0189 Heading into the last American Canadian Tour race of the season at Airborne Speedway, Emily Packard, the 17 year old East Montpelier native was fifth in the points just 8 points out of the runner up position in the championship battle and knew that she was going to have to avoid trouble at all cost to gain valuable points.

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Sep 29

DeGrand celebrates Quebec F1600 championship title

American Racer lifts second F1600 Championship in Canada
 
20140928_8867 Tristan DeGrand followed up winning the 2014 Toyo Tires F1600 Championship in Ontario a fortnight ago by winning this year’s Quebec F1600 Championship at the weekend, the 18-year-old St Louis racer becoming the first driver to capture both series titles in the same year. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 29

Kuno Wittmer ready to clinch the GT Le Mans Title !

First Canadian driver to claim an international championship in 2014 ?

Kuno Wittmer Montrealer Kuno Wittmer will this weekend participate in the last round of the 2014 season of the Tudor United SportsCar series, the North American Endurance championship for prototype and GT cars. At Road Atlanta in Georgia, as part of the prestigious “Petit Le Mans” event (a race of 1000 miles), he will attempt to clinch the 2014 GT Le Mans Class Championship.  Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 29

Nick Cassidy to join ThreeBond with T-Sport

FIA Formula 3 European Championship Newsflash

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logo

While Richard Goddard and Alex Toril contested the FIA Formula 3 European Championship season to date, for ThreeBond with T-Sport, the pairing will be teamed up with a third driver, for the two final meetings of the season.

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Sep 29

Ben Young racing towards a cure in support of laps 4 MD

Young will join Laps 4 MD racers Joey McColm and Shelby Mills

Ben Young As Muscular Dystrophy Awareness Month concludes Canadian resident Ben Young, who competes in the British Superbike Championship (BSB) with Team WD40, is proud to announce his participation in the Laps 4 MD fundraising initiative in support of Muscular Dystrophy Canada. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 29

Gordon pulls away for win at Dover

Scores fourth win of 2014; one of 12 drivers to advance to Contender Round

Jeff Gordon took the checkered flag in Sunday’s AAA 400 at Dover International Speedway, but four other drivers got the axe in the first Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup elimination race in the history of the sport.

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Sep 29

A big Ferrari heart for the Chairman

The Caprino Bergamasco branch of the Scuderia Ferrari Club

2014-09-29 - Scuderia Ferrari Club - Caprino Bergamasco - Luca di Montezemolo (1)A few hundred fans, visiting Maranello , transformed what was a planned outing into a tribute to the Chairman, Luca di Montezemolo. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 29

Rosberg contamination ‘not a conspiracy’ – Mercedes

Mercedes has revealed the cause of former championship leader Nico Rosberg’s steering wheel failure in Singapore.

2014-06-07_1038 The team said it carried out a “forensic analysis” of the problem after the recent night race and found that the steering column electronics had been “contaminated with a foreign substance”. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 29

Alonso rumours keep shifting into higher gear

The Spaniard’s future at Ferrari is in serious doubt

2014-06-05_0247 In terms of speculation about his future, the last days have been arguably the most intense in Fernando Alonso’s entire career. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 29

Ferrari loses legal battle with engineer

Ferrari has lost a legal battle with a disgruntled F1 engineer.

2014-06-05_0029 For 2012, Briton Steve Clark joined the fabled Maranello team from Mercedes, where he was a highly respected senior technical advisor. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 29

Force India turns to Toyota for wind tunnel

Force India is the latest F1 team turning to Toyota’s state-of-the-art wind tunnel in Cologne.

2014-06-08_0626 It emerged in Singapore recently that Caterham is developing its 2015 car in the Cologne tunnel. Previously, Ferrari relied heavily on the Toyota facilities amid its troubles with its own tunnel at Maranello. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 29

Three teams in battle for 2015 survival

The fate of three formula one teams continues to hang in the balance.

2014-06-22 - Williams Martini Racing - Austria - Felipe Massa 01 teams The health of the sport’s most financially struggling outfits has been under an intense spotlight since it emerged the richest teams might be asked to plug gaps on the 2015 grid by running three-car operations. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 29

Verstappen passes medical and waits for license

Max Verstappen is clearing every hurdle as his fast-track to formula one leads to this weekend’s Japanese grand prix.

2014-08-22 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - Max Verstappen (4) The Dutchman’s ultimate seventeenth birthday present this week will be the Friday morning practice session at Suzuka, ahead of his full race debut in 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 29

Sainz eyes F1 future despite Verstappen setback

Carlos Sainz jr hopes a timely show of dominance can put him back in the spotlight after a challenging couple of months.

Record victory for Carlos Sainz

The Spaniard put up an impressive double-victory in the Formula Renault 3.5 category in France at the weekend, moving tantalisingly close to securing the title. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 29

Big crowds and the first title at Circuit Paul Ricard for the World Series by Renault!

For the fourth consecutive year, Circuit Paul Ricard hosted the French round of the World Series by Renault.

Big crowds and the first title at Circuit Paul Ricard for the World Series by Renault!The Fast, Free & Fun event welcomed 65,000 spectators into the Renault universe thanks to unprecedented demonstrations, including that of the New Renault Twingo.

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Sep 29

High stakes for the penultimate round at Magny-Cours

The penultimate round of the 2014 eni FIM Superbike World Championship will take place this weekend at Magny-Cours.

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo black The stakes are high for this year’s title as series leader Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) heads to France with a 31 point advantage with Sylvain Guintoli (Aprilia Racing Team).

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Sep 29

Shell Advance Asia Talent Cup – Ride the Future Ep.4

Behind the scenes of the Shell Advance Asia Talent Cup with Ride the Future video
Shell Advance Talent Cup logo Saturday 20 September and Sunday 21 September 2014 saw the fifth and sixth races of the Shell Advance Asia Talent Cup take place at the Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia.

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Sep 28

Two podiums for Stroll at Monza

Prema Powerteam fifteen year old driver

2011-06-12_1051With the 2014 title already in the bag, Lance Stroll ended the sixth and penultimate round of the Italian Formula 4 championship with two third places.

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Sep 28

Hansen wins Italy RX as Solberg snatches World Championship title

Norway’s Petter Solberg has entered the record books after becoming the first FIA World Champion in two different disciplines.
World RX - Italy - Hansen He scored enough points in Italy this weekend to secure him the inaugural FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy.  After a sensational performance for Team Peugeot-Hansen, Timmy Hansen was awarded the World RX of Italy event victory. Supercar debutant Richard Goransson finished runner-up. Read the rest of this entry »

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