Tag Archive: Alex Popow

Jun 25

Aussie ace John Martin joins Starworks for Six Hours of The Glen

For round seven of the 2014 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship

Starworks Motorsport logo Australian motor racing driver John Martin joins Starworks Motorsport for the Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen – the seventh round of the 2014 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship, and round three of the North American Endurance Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 03

Starworks shines at The GRAND-AM of The Americas

Starworks Motorsport is celebrating a second place podium finish in The Grand-AM of The Americas, Circuit of The Americas, Texas

Starworks Motorsport logoStarworks Motorsport #2 Ford Riley DP, Alex Popow and Ryan Dalziel, Second Place Podium, COTAGA Rolex Series March 3 2013Ryan Dalziel and Alex Popow fought an epic battle in the DP class from qualifying in P7 in the #2 Generation 3 Daytona Prototype Ford Riley. In a dramatic second round of the GRAND-AM Rolex Series the #2 Team Popow pairing showed their mettle as Alex Popow started from P7 on the grid and was up to P5 when a knock sent him in to a spin at turn 15 and set him back to P11 on lap 8. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 19

Starworks Motorsport to field impressive team for 2013 Rolex 24 at Daytona

In 2012 Starworks Motorsport entered the history books by becoming the first LMP2 Champions in the FIA World Endurance Championship

2011-02-18_0647Starworks Motorsport logoAllan McNish, Alex Popow, Ryan Dalziel and Sébastien Bourdais will pilot the #8 Starworks Motorsport Riley-Ford Daytona Prototype at the 51st Grand-Am Rolex 24 at Daytona International Speedway on 26-27 January 2013. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 29

2012 season to close during Championship weekend

At Lime Rock Park 
 
Lime Rock Park logoGrand-AM-RolexThe distinctive rural scenery of Northwestern Connecticut is providing a colorful setting for the finale of the 2012 GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series as the trees surrounding Lime Rock Park sport the first colors of fall.  Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 01

Riley Technologies DPG3 dominates Daytona with 8th consecutive win

Moves past Porsche record with consecutive chassis wins

Riley Technologies DPG3 2012 Rolex 24 at Daytona Riley Technologies logoYou only get one chance to make a first impression, and the all-new Riley Technologies MK XXVI DPG3 nailed it this weekend by dominating the 50th Anniversary Rolex 24 At Daytona.

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Jan 29

Final hours of Rolex 24 heading toward DP battle

Between Shank and Ganassi Teams

Rolex 24 Hours Sunrise 2012-01-29Rolex 24 At DaytonaAfter 18 hours of racing in the 50th Anniversary Rolex 24 At Daytona, the stage was set for a final, six-hour battle between the No. 60 LiveOn.com Ford/Riley from Michael Shank Racing and the No. 01 TELMEX/Target BMW/Riley from Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates for overall honors. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 29

Polesitting teams lead at halfway mark of exciting Rolex 24

Halfway through the 50th Anniversary Rolex 24 At Daytona things were still trending in the direction of it being anybody’s race

Grand-Am Rolex 24 Hours Mid-RaceRolex 24 At DaytonaAt the 12-hour mark, nine different leaders had paced the field with the defending race and series champion No. 01 TELMEX BMW/Riley Daytona Prototype of Chip Ganassi Racing and its sister No. 02 Target BMW/Riley dominating large portions. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 26

No. 8 Starworks Motorsport Ford Riley captures pole for 50th Anniversary Rolex 24 at Daytona

Ryan Dalziel of Orlando turned a fast lap of 126.741 mph

Qualifying for the 50th Anniversary of the Rolex 24 At Daytona produced an upset with the No. 8 Starworks Motorsport Ford Riley capturing the pole for the twice-around-the-clock challenge at Daytona International Speedway.

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Jan 23

Allan McNish aims for Daytona rostrum finish to kickstart 2012

McNish will competes at Daytona for a seventh time

Allan McNish portraitAudi sportscar ace Allan McNish gets his 2012 motor racing season underway with a one-off race for the American Starworks Motorsport team in next weekend’s Daytona 24 Hours (28-29 Jan). Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 23

McNish aims for Daytona rostrum finish

To kick start 2012

Allan McNish MarbellaRolex 24 at Daytona 2012 logoAudi sportscar ace Allan McNish gets his 2012 motor racing season underway with a one-off race for the American Starworks Motorsport team in next weekend’s Daytona 24 Hours (28-29 Jan). Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 21

United Autosports fights to the finish in Abu Dhabi

To take hard-earned podium in Gulf 12 Hours

United Autosports  podium Glf 12 HoursUnited Autosports Audi R8  Gulf 12 hoursIn one of the tensest finishes to any endurance race, the United Autosports trio of Scot Ryan Dalziel and Venezuelan pair, Enzo Potolicchio and Alex Popow drove an inspired race in the inaugural running of the Gulf 12 Hours at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi to finish in a fighting third place. Read the rest of this entry »