Tag Archive: Jaguar

Oct 23

Bianchi’s recovery chances ‘very small’ – Burti

“If he survives, it seems that his chances of living without consequences are also very small”

2014-03-16 - Marussia F1 Team - Australia - Jules Bianchi (4) Luciano Burti, a former F1 driver and full-time pundit for Brazil’s Globo, has bad news about the health of critically injured driver Jules Bianchi. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 23

F1 ‘not what it used to be’ – Lotterer

In their musings, today’s formula one does not fare well.

2014-08-20 - Caterham F1 Team - Andre Lotterer Le Mans stars Andre Lotterer and Mark Webber have made less than flattering comparisons between their sports car machines and the modern F1 racer.
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Aug 20

Caterman confirms Lotterer for Spa

“Thanks Caterham for the opportunity” 

2014-08-20 - Caterham F1 Team - Andre LottererCaterham on Wednesday confirmed that 2014 Le Mans winner Andre Lotterer will replace Kamui Kobayashi this weekend in Belgium. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 19

Rumours tip Lotterer for Caterham race debut

The F1 rumour mill is alight with speculation Caterham is taking a new race driver to this weekend’s Belgian grand prix.

2014-06-07_0578 After Kamui Kobayashi admitted recently his race seat may not be safe in the wake of the Leafield based team’s sale and subsequent shakeup, the big rumour now is that the Japanese is set to be replaced by 2014 Le Mans winner Andre Lotterer. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 29

40 cars on track during the official test day for the Total 24 Hours of Spa

Aston Martin, Audi, Bentley, BMW, Ferrari, Jaguar, Lamborghini, McLaren, Mercedes, Nissan and Porsche

The three-hour race at Paul Ricard is barely behind us, but it is already time to get ready for the jewel in the crown of the Blancpain Endurance Series, the Total 24 Hours of Spa. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 18

Steiner denies Haas exit rumours

Gunther Steiner has denied rumours that a rift with team owner Gene Haas is endangering the entire F1 project.

Gene Haas - photo Getty Images The rumours in the Italian press hinted that arguments between team boss Steiner, and founder and owner Haas, including over the possible signing of Danica Patrick, could result in Steiner’s departure. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 07

Danica Patrick ‘possible’ for Haas F1 seat – boss

The door to formula one could be opening up for Danica Patrick.

Danica-Patrick-helmet-NASCAR-Sprint-Cup-Series-Daytona-2013-July-4 - CG In April, the sport’s newest team owner, Gene Haas, said the world’s most famous female racing driver will not be making the switch from Nascar. Read the rest of this entry »

May 20

Haas building 200-strong F1 workforce – report

Amid the F1 paddock’s usual scepticism, the sport’s newest team is pushing ahead with its plans.

Gene Haas portrait Gene Haas – a top Nascar team co-owner and boss of Haas Automation, a world-leading machine tool maker – has secured a two-year license to make his F1 debut either in 2015 or 2016. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 29

Haas not ruling out Domenicali for F1 team

Stefano Domenicali could continue his formula one career with F1’s newest team.

Gene Haas portrait Gunther Steiner, a former Jaguar and Red Bull chief, is now heavily involved in the Haas Formula project, with Nascar team co-owner Gene Haas having secured a two-year license to enter formula one, beginning either in 2015 or 2016. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 15

F1 move ‘impossible’ for Danica Patrick – Haas

“It would be really impossible to accomplish that and survive”

Danica-Patrick-helmet-NASCAR-Sprint-Cup-Series-Daytona-2013-July-4 - CG Danica Patrick, the world’s most famous female racing driver, will apparently not be making the switch to formula one with Haas. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 19

Double points rule ‘ridiculous’ – Irvine

“It’s ridiculous, I’ve never heard such a joke in all my life.”

P1010065 Former F1 driver Eddie Irvine has issued a stinging assessment of F1’s controversial new ‘double points’ rule for the 2014 finale. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 29

FIA checks Red Bull for bending floor

Another secret of Red Bull’s dominance in the second half of the season is emerging.

2013-10-26 - Red Bull Racing - Sebastian Vettel - 99000 Germany’s Auto Motor und Sport said former Stewart and Jaguar designer Gary Anderson, now a technical pundit for the BBC, floated the theory about the RB9. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 19

F1 teams ‘still sniffing around’ – Webber

“But my decision has already been made and I’m happy with it”

2013-04-20 - Red Bull Racing - Bahrain - Mark Webber (6)Once strongly linked with a move to Ferrari, Mark Webber will enter F1 retirement having faced a parting shot from Luca di Montezemolo. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 26

Williams Advanced Engineering appoints Paul Newsome as Chief Technical Officer

Paul joined the company in January 2011 as Head of High Performance Vehicles

Paul Newsome

Williams is pleased to announce that Paul Newsome has been promoted to the position of Chief Technical Officer for Williams Advanced Engineering; the division of Williams that adapts F1 based technologies for a range of commercial applications. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 19

Superstarsworld hits the track in Algarve

GTSprint kicks-off with practice 1, Mercedes SLS joins the pack

Mercedes SLS 49 of Fontes-Barbosa The fifth round of the 2013 SUPERSTARSWORLD got underway today at the Algarve circuit in Portimão as the series’ Teams and Drivers are looking forward to tomorrow’s qualifying. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 10

Allison move ‘brilliant’ for Ferrari – Anderson

“That would be a brilliant move”

2013-02-08 - Lotus F1 Team - Jerez - James Allison 00Gary Anderson, a veteran formula one engineer, thinks James Allison is the right man to join Ferrari. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 12

Superstarsworld, a perfect fit for young racers

Christian Klien backs the SWR-promoted series as a breeding ground for young racing prospects

Superstars - Christian KlienSuperstars logoThe Austrian driver, who scored an incredible debut win last season at the Hungaroring, has been favourably impressed by the championship’s competitive level. A former F1 driver of 58 Formula 1 starts with Jaguar, Red Bull, Honda and HRT, Klien considers SUPERSTARS one of the best proving grounds for young drivers. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 29

De la Rosa ‘proud’ of Alonso’s respect

Pedro de la Rosa on Monday said the fact Fernando Alonso “wants” to work with him at Ferrari has made him “very proud”.

Ferrari - Pedro de la Rosa2012-09-02 - HRT F1 Team - Belgium - Fernando Alonso - Pedro de la Rosa 01The fact test driver de la Rosa has joined his countryman and former McLaren colleague at the Italian team for 2013 was interpreted by some as a further sign of the increasing influence wielded by Spaniard Alonso at Ferrari. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 29

Ferrari’s Jean Todt turned me down – de la Rosa

Ferrari turned down Pedro de la Rosa when the Spaniard was first on the market as a test driver.

Jean Todt2011-06-10_0046The 41-year-old is now regarded as arguably F1’s very best test driver, who has been signed by Ferrari for 2013 and will drive the team’s 2013 car at Jerez next week. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 12

In addition to regular drive Max Pigoli, the Jaguar-powered team welcomed a talented roster including brit tom onslow-cole, italians Andrea Boffo and Ezio Muccio

Superstarsworld: Ferlito Motors eager to get back on-track for more success in 2013

Superstarsworld - SparcoSuperstarsworld - Max PigoliFerlito Motors experienced a largely positive 2012 season. The team, managed by Vincenzo Ferlito, gave proof of strength throughout the year as they fielded two Jaguar XFR racecars powered by a SUPERSTARS-style 5.0-litre V8 engine developing more than 550 horsepower. Read the rest of this entry »

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