Joao Barbosa and Christian Fittipaldi took turns in the car on Monday
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Fittipaldi, Barbosa take Prototype points lead to Austin with two races remaining in TUDOR Championship season
Four Prototype teams ready to pounce – Braun, Bennett in position to clinch Prototype Challenge crown
Corvette DP co-drivers Christian Fittipaldi and Joao Barbosa take the Prototype class points lead into the penultimate round of the inaugural TUDOR United SportsCar Championship this Saturday at Circuit of The Americas in Austin, Texas for the Lone Star Le Mans.
Extend TUDOR Championship points lead with third victory
Joao Barbosa and Christian Fittipaldi prevailed in Sunday’s. Continental Tire Road Race Showcase at Road America. The drivers of the No. 5 Action Express Racing Corvette DP recovered from an early spin and brake problems, dodged six cautions and made a timely pit stop to score their third TUDOR United SportsCar Championship victory of the season – padding their lead in the Prototype point standings in the process.
No. 5 Corvette DP wins at Indianapolis Motor Speedway; Fittipaldi earns victory 19 years After Indianapolis 500 debut
Hawksworth makes late-race pass to win in PC Class
The No. 5 Action Express Racing Corvette DP team used outright speed to take the lead in Friday’s Brickyard Grand Prix at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and then used pit strategy to put an exclamation point on a day that ended with drivers Christian Fittipaldi and Joao Barbosa kissing the circuit’s famed “yard of bricks.”
Tandy Posts Fastest GTLM Time In Porsche North America Porsche 911 RSR
Christian Fittipaldi braved cooler than normal temperatures Friday at Daytona International Speedway, running the fastest lap in the opening day of the Roar Before the Rolex 24, a three-day test in preparation for the opening race of the 2014 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship.
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.