Tag Archive: Eric Bachelart

Mar 18

12 Hours of Sebring: Audi wins Classic 60th Anniversary race at Sebring (+ results, + photos)

BMW Team RLL wins dramatic GT battle on final lap
Louis-Philippe Dumoulin and Alex Job Racing WeatherTech team finished in 2nd place in the GTC class

12 Hours of Sebring - 60 ansAudi -Sebring- photo DPPI Jean Michel Le MeneurAudi returned to victory at Sebring International Raceway for the first time since 2009 on Saturday with a convincing victory in the 60th Anniversary Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh from Florida. Dindo Capello, Tom Kristensen and Allan McNish completed 301 laps in their Audi R18 to win by four laps in the opening round of the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón and the FIA World Endurance Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 16

12 Hours of Sebring: Audi, Muscle Milk, Ferrari lead Sebring qualifying

Grid set for 2012 ALMS and FIA WEC opener

12 Hours of Sebring MuscleMilk12 Hours of Sebring - 60 ansAndre Lotterer led an Audi sweep of the top three positions in qualifying Friday for the 60th Anniversary Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh from Florida. It was an expected result for the mighty trio of diesel-powered prototypes, and Lotterer led the German factory squad with a lap of 1:45.820 (127.235 mph) in the Audi R18 he drives with Benoit Treluyer and Marcel Fassler. The three seek to add a Sebring victory to their win at the 24 Hours of Le Mans last year. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 05

Conquest Racing signs Roger Yasukawa for Indy Japan 300

For a second year in a row

Conquest Racing will be fielding a hometown favorite at the Indy Japan 300 with Japanese racer Roger Yasukawa signing on to drive the #36 car at Twin Ring Motegi. Read the rest of this entry »

May 27

‘Angie’s List Special’ back on the track

With Bertrand Baguette driving No. 36 Car in Indy 500

Angie’s List has signed on as the title sponsor of Conquest Racing’s No. 36 car, which will be driven by rookie Bertrand Baguette in the 2010 Indianapolis 500-Mile Race. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 23

Belgian driver Bertrand Baguette to join Conquest Racing

In the IZOD Indycar Series 

Conquest Racing announced today that it will enter a second car in the IZOD IndyCar Series for Belgian driver Bertrand Baguette, beginning with the Indy Grand Prix of Alabama on April 11th through the remainder of the season.  Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 14

Conquest Racing Sao Paulo Indy 300 preview

New Sao Paulo circuit close to home of ”Paulista” Romancini

The Conquest Racing team is set to kick-off the 2010 IZOD IndyCar Series this weekend just fifteen minutes from its driver’s, Mario Romancini, boyhood home. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 24

Mario Romancini will field the #34 Conquest Racing machine

During the 2010 season of the IZOD Indycar Series

Conquest Racing continues its tradition of progressing the careers of gifted young drivers by signing driver Mario Romancini as a full-time entrant for the Izod IndyCar Series in 2010.  The 22-year-old Brazilian rookie will be graduating from the Firestone Indy Lights series where he drove for the RLR/Andersen Racing team.  Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 15

Joe Stimola – RIP

 Stimola was a valued member of the junior formula car community for over four decades

Our friends at EFormulaCarNews.com are saddened to report the passing of junior formula car icon Joe Stimola. Stimola, who has been involved in racing for over four decades, particularly in the junior formula car ranks, passed away on February 13th, following complications from heart surgery. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 19

BSR puts the next stepping stone in place

BSR  prepares to develop drivers from karting right through to Indy Lights

Four-time Indy Lights Champions, Brian Stewart Racing announced today that they will enter a team in the Star Mazda Championship presented by Goodyear in 2010. “In our 45-year history, we have consistently graduated drivers through the various levels of open-wheel racing. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 23

Brian Stewart Racing announced that they will field a team

In the USF2000 Series in 2010

“Since 2005 we have sponsored the Brian Stewart Racing Karting Championship (BSRKC) in an effort to enable all young people to be able to participate in a competitive karting series while developing their driving skills,” said team founder, Brian Stewart. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 18

Conquest Racing completes final preparations

For 2010 IndyCar season securing sponsorship marketing specialists Dojupa & IBP

Longstanding IndyCar team known for fostering rookie talent hires two new firms to bring fresh approach to compete in changing world of racing sponsorship, marketing. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 17

Conquest Racing Indy Japan 300 preview

The following is a series of news items

Stats, notes and quotes from Conquest Racing for this weekend’s Indy Japan 300. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 20

Conquest Racing Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma preview

Nelson Philippe behind the wheel of our I Drive Green car

The following is a series of news items, stats, notes and quotes from Conquest Racing for this weekend’s Indy Grand Prix of Sonoma. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 12

I Drive Green/Conquest Racing Partner with Ronn Motors and eBay Motors

In order to pursue their quest of making a greener tomorrow

Conquest Racing and I Drive Green (IDG) are excited to announce their partnership with industry leading companies Ronn Motor Company and eBay Motors for the upcoming Infineon Raceway and Homestead-Miami IndyCar Series races. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 05

Nelson Philippe to ‘Drive Green’ for Conquest Racing

At Sonoma and Homestead-Miami Races

Conquest Racing confirmed today that it has signed 23-year-old Frenchman Nelson Philippe for the Sonoma and Homestead-Miami rounds of the 2009 IndyCar Series season. The team also announced its association with the I Drive Green program for these events. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 04

Conquest Racing to make first appearance at Indy Japan 300

With Kosuke Matsuura and CLICK Securities Inc.

This September Conquest Racing will be making its Japanese debut in the IndyCar Series’ Indy Japan 300 at Twin Ring Motegi with CLICK Securities Inc., the most rapidly growing online securities trading company in Japan, and driver Kosuke Matsuura, who will be making his return to the IndyCar Series in front of his homeland fans. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 25

Conquest Racing Friday notes from the Rexall Edmonton Indy (+results, +photos)

Ode to the Oilers

edmonton-logoCanadian driver Alex Tagliani is sporting a new paint scheme on his helmet this weekend. The paint scheme is an ode to the 30th anniversary of the Edmonton Oilers, the cities NHL hockey team. The helmet features the Oilers 30th anniversary logo, showcases the five years that the Oilers won the Stanley Cup and has all the names of the team’s captain since they joined the NHL.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 11

Stunning performance places Conquest Racing fifth on grid (+result)

Alex Tagliani gave the team its best IndyCar Series start

The day may have started out under dark clouds and thunderstorms but it ended with sunny skies and quite a performance by the Conquest Racing team. Canadian driver Alex Tagliani gave the team its best IndyCar Series start since joining the unified series in 2008 with a fifth place on the starting grid for Sunday’s Honda Indy Toronto, ahead of Penske Racing drivers Castroneves and Briscoe and 2008 Series Champion Scott Dixon.

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Jul 11

Conquest Racing continues to partner with Rexall Edmonton Indy

Alex Tagliani will be back in action at 9:40 a.m. this morning

2009-07-10_0021While Conquest Racing is competing on the streets of Toronto, Ontario this weekend, the team will be continuing to build the excitement for another Canadian stop on the 2009 IndyCar Series schedule. The team is once again sporting the logo of the upcoming Rexall Edmonton Indy on the sidepods of the #34 Conquest machine. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 10

New partners for Conquest Racing in Toronto

All behind Tagliani

Sears Canada/CRAFTSMAN®, Hyatt Regency Toronto on King and The Keg Steakhouse and Bar to partner with Conquest Racing and Alex Tagliani in Toronto. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 08

Conquest Racing and TAG back in action on the streets of Toronto

Oh Canada! 

Conquest Racing and Canadian Alex Tagliani are back in action this weekend at the Honda Indy Toronto. After taking a hiatus from the streets of Toronto last season, the team is looking forward to returning to the 11-turn 1.75-mile street course. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 08

Conquest Racing and King Tut together again

King Tut to be featured on #34 car at Honda Indy Toronto

After a successful venture together at this year’s Indianapolis 500, Conquest Racing and the Rubicon Sports Agency are thrilled to announce an extension of the partnership with the King Tut exhibition “Tutankhamun: The Golden King and the Great Pharaohs and exhibition organizers Arts and Exhibitions International to include next week’s Honda Indy Toronto. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 07

Conquest Racing Texas Motor Speedway race report

Alex Tagliani kept his form with a 14th place

After a strong performance in qualifying Friday night for the Bombardier Learjet 550k at Texas Motor Speedway, Conquest Racing and driver Alex Tagliani kept their form and stayed out of trouble Saturday night while bringing the #34 Rexall Edmonton Indy/King Tut car home in 14th place. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 04

Conquest Racing returns to Texas with 2009 Indy 500 Chase Rookie of the Year

IndyCar race

The following is a series of stats, notes and quotes from Conquest Racing for this weekend’s Bombardier Learjet 550k at Texas Motor Speedway.

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May 25

Conquest Racing’s Alex Tagliani top rookie in Indy

The 11th place finish was also Conquest’s best result at the Greatest Spectacle in Racing

Conquest Racing and Alex Tagliani, who returned to rookie status this month due to making his first appearance at the famed Indianapolis Motor Speedway, posted the best finish by a rookie today at the 2009 Indianapolis 500 on the strength of a solid performance by the driver of the #36 ALL SPORT/BIG RED car and his crew. Read the rest of this entry »

May 18

Sticky: Tagliani will finally race the Indy 500

Conquest Racing announces driver change for #36 entry

Conquest Racing announced late Sunday night that they will be replacing Bruno Junqueira aboard the #36 Conquest entry with the team’s primary driver Alex Tagliani for this year’s Indianapolis 500. The following are statements from the drivers and team principle. Read the rest of this entry »

May 16

Conquest Racing to field #36 ALL SPORT®/BIG RED® entry

at Indy 500 for Bruno Junqueira

Conquest Racing and All Sport, Inc. are pleased to announce that they will be fielding an entry for 2002 Indy 500 pole sitter Bruno Junqueira at this year’s Indianapolis 500. Read the rest of this entry »

May 14

TDS™ partners with Conquest Racing at Indy 500

High-speed racing meets high-speed Internet on the track in the #34 car

Conquest Racing announced today that TDS Telecommunications Corp. (TDS™) has moved up to become associate sponsor on its #34 car at the 2009 Indianapolis 500. Read the rest of this entry »

May 11

Forté Healthy Energy Shot makes racing debut

With Conquest Racing at Indy 500

Conquest Racing has welcomed a new partner to its family of sponsors for the 2009 Indianapolis 500 with Forté Healthy Energy Shot™ joining the team as an associate sponsor on the #34 Conquest car. Read the rest of this entry »

May 08

Conquest Racing Indy 500

Fast Friday Notes & Quotes

Conquest Racing completed their first week of practice today at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway during Fast Friday. Read the rest of this entry »

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