Tag Archive: Goodwood

Jul 10

Organiser sure Ecclestone to honour Monza contract

“I only know that he abides by contracts, always”

Monza logoMonza official Federico Bendinelli insists he is not worried Bernie Ecclestone might be preparing to axe F1’s historic Italian grand prix. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 29

F1 needs rule to stop ‘disastrous’ wet Fridays – Ecclestone

“The FIA and the teams need to sort it out”

2013-06-07_0008Bernie Ecclestone has slammed the regulations after packed grandstands at Silverstone on Friday watched little more than falling rain during practice. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 28

Ecclestone tells race organiser Monza future safe

“Specific assurances” about Monza’s future.

Monza logoItalian grand prix organiser ACI on Friday insisted Monza will not be dropped from the formula one calendar. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 26

Goodwood and Di Leo prepare for ECKC Event 2

Under Di Leo’s watch, Goodwood Kartways has been consistently upgraded.

Goodwood Kartways logoThe Eastern Canadian Karting Championship hits historic Goodwood Kartways this week, a famed venue that truly has a racer at the helm.

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Jun 10

Testing to return during 21-race 2014 calendar

The new season of winter testing will also kick off earlier than usual

2013-06-09_1040Post-grand prix testing will take place next season at key European circuits like Silverstone, Barcelona, Spa and Hockenheim, it emerged from the Montreal paddock on Sunday. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 06

Peter Gethin 1940-2011

Peter Gethin died yesterday at the age of 71

Peter Gethin 1940-2011Peter Gethin 1940-2011He was one of the most dependable and versatile racing drivers of the late 1960s and 1970s. Successful in most forms of motor sport at his time, Gethin was a true enthusiast who won many races driving for Lola amongst many other constructors.

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Jul 15

F1 in Schools™ out and about at Silverstone, London, Goodwood and Grove

F1 in Schools™ keeping busy

F1 in Schools™ - UK National Champions, Dynamic from St John Payne School at the Hilton on Park Lane PitstopF1 in Schools™ - Dynamico from Sir John Leman High School, Beccles, Suffolk visit the pits at the British F1 Grand PrixIt has been a busy couple of weeks for F1 in Schools™ with the initiative flying the flag for young engineering talent and showcasing winners of its innovative Formula 1™ linked education programme at a number of high profile events.

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Jul 04

Button fit for Silverstone despite knee injury

It is reported the Briton knocked his knee whilst jet-skiing last week.

2011-06-26 - Vodafone McLaren Mercedes - Spain - Jenson Button 022011-06-26 - Vodafone McLaren Mercedes - Spain - Jenson Button 01Jenson Button and McLaren have played down fears the 2009 world champion is not fully fit ahead of their home grand prix at Silverstone this weekend.

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Jun 30

Zytek’s Le Mans Winner Races At Imola

+Lola aim high at Imola ILMC

Le Mans - Zytek MotorsportGreaves Motorsport seeks third victory of the year with its Zytek-Nissan. The Le Mans class winning Zytek-Nissan of Greaves Motorsport will be seeking its third victory of the year at Imola, Italy this weekend. Lola LMP customers head to the fourth round of the inaugural Intercontinental Le Mans Cup and third race of the 2011 Le Mans Series at Imola near Bologna this weekend on the crest of a wave after exceptional results at the Le Mans 24 Hours earlier this month.

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May 26

Eastern Canadian Karting Championship Race Three preview

Trois-Rivieres, Quebec preview

Jesse Lazare, AMGphotoChristophe Boisclair, AMGphotoThe 2011 Eastern Canadian Karting Championship will reach its halfway point this weekend as teams and drivers converge on PSL Karting Trois-Rivières in Trois-Rivières, Quebec, for race number three of six. Rotax Max Challenge classes will once again be in the spotlight, as drivers in Senior, Junior, and DD2 continue bids to earn seats on Team Canada for the Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals. Read the rest of this entry »

May 16

Ouellette dominated the Sunday final at Goodwood

PSL Karting ECKC Goodwood report

Pier-Luc OuelletteGoodwood Kartways logoTeam PSL Karting was back racing in Canada a week ago as the Eastern Canadian Karting Championship got underway at Goodwood Kartways in Ontario. The joint forces of PSL, PSL Atlantic, PSL Ontario, and the newly-minted PSL Montreal combined to race 27-strong in the opening event, and the group scored five poles, five wins and fourteen podiums in a weekend doubleheader. Read the rest of this entry »

May 16

Intrepid Canada ECKC Goodwood report

Intrepid scored eight wins at ECKC opening weekend

Intrepid ECKC Jordan SlipacoffIntrepid ECKCAfter a very impressive winter season, Goodwood Kartways / Intrepid Canada started racing North of the border a week ago as it began the 2011 Eastern Canadian Karting Championship on its home turf at Goodwood Kartways. With favoured drivers in a number of Rotax Max Challenge classes, Intrepid drivers from both Ontario and Quebec produced an exceptional weekend with six wins and seventeen total trips to the podium to spray champagne. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 07

Senna eyes keeping HRT seat in 2011

Bruno Senna has admitted he wants to stay at HRT next year.

2010-05-08 - Hispania F1 Racing Team - Bruno Senna 01The 26-year-old made his debut with the struggling new Spanish team this season, but has recorded only 3 finishes so far and never qualified higher than 21st. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 02

Adrian Newey receives RB5 at Goodwood

Red Bull Racing was delighted to present Adrian Newey with an RB5 today at the Goodwood Festival of Speed.

2010-07-02 - Red Bull Racing - Adrian Newey - RB5The gift, which Adrian will drive at the event today and tomorrow, was a sign of the team’s appreciation for what the talented aerodynamicist has contributed since joining Red Bull at the start of 2006. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 04

Lazare podiums at Goodwood

Jesse Lazare a strong second in Ontario

Quebec’s Jesse Lazare made his first appearance at the historic Ontario track, Goodwood this past weekend, and after a tough day of racing in the Rotax Max Junior class, Lazare was to take back a second place trophy for his efforts. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 06

Henry Surtees pilots father’s TS10 F2 car at Goodwood

Henry: “It was an incredibly special thing to do”

F2 - Henry SurteesHenry Surtees admitted it had been an emotional experience piloting his father’s restored Surtees TS10 – in which Mike Hailwood won the 1972 European Formula Two Championship – at the 2009 Goodwood Festival of Speed last weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 02

Stars get set for Goodwood

Current World Rally Champion Sebastien Loeb will lead a procession of stars

At the Goodwood Festival of Speed in Britain. The Citroen driver Loeb will be among the biggest draws at the annual motorsport extravaganza, which starts on Friday. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 01

Goodwood to Celebrate Frank Williams’ 40 Years in Motorsport (+video)

A gathering of 13 important Williams F1 cars will be at the Festival

Goodwood Festival of SpeedWith the 2009 Festival of Speed now just days away (3-5 July), excitement is growing as Goodwood puts the finishing touches to what promises to be the largest motoring extravaganza in the world this year.

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Jul 11

WRC drivers gear up for Goodwood

Petter Solberg, Chris Atkinson and Mikko Hirvonen will be present

Some of the biggest names of the World Rally Championship will take part in the 2008 Goodwood Festival of Speed, which runs this weekend from 11 to 13 July. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 10

Haywood: Promoting at Goodwood

After the July 4th weekend in Daytona, it’s now time for Goodwood, U.K.

I am happy to report that Brumos had great results in our race, coming in fourth and fifth, with all of our drivers and crew doing their usual fine job. Read the rest of this entry »