Tag Archive: Motorsports

Feb 05

Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour to kick off inaugural Intercontinental GT Challenge

The 2016 Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour has the honour to open the newly created Intercontinental GT Challenge

Some of the motorsports’ world most prestigious manufacturers have taken up the gauntlet in this first-ever global GT3 Series, and will compete for a historic first win in the Intercontinental GT Challenge. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 27

Chastain Motorsports enters 2016 USF2000 season

Sam Chastain will field the No. 77 Van Diemen/Mazda and will be joined by at least one teammate

Chastain Motorsports Chastain Motorsports will field two cars in the upcoming 2016 Cooper Tires USF2000 National Championship presented by Mazda. Team driver Sam Chastain will field the No. 77 Van Diemen/Mazda and will be joined by at least one teammate for the season. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 25

Months of preparation led to near-seamless engine change for Mazda

No. 55 & 70 Prototypes aiming for wins in 2016

2015-09-17-2721 Moving to a gasoline-fueled MZ-2.0T engine paid immediate dividends for Mazda Motorsports. The two-car team posted the third- and fifth-fastest times in the Prototype class at the recent Roar Before the Rolex 24, and is now in a position to challenge for the victory in the 54th Rolex 24 At Daytona on Jan. 30-31. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 08

Motorsports Hall of Fame of America announces Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations as Presenting Sponsor for Annual Induction Ceremony

Three-year partnership to begin with June 29 induction at Daytona International Speedway

Motorsports Hall of Fame of America logo The Motorsports Hall of Fame of America announced today that Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations, LLC will serve as presenting sponsor of its annual induction ceremony for the next three years, beginning with the 28th annual ceremony on Wednesday, June 29 at Daytona International Speedway.

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Jan 05

Team Penske unveils 50th anniversary plans

“Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Team Penske”

2015-06-14_18520 Team Penske, which owns more Indy car wins (178) and Indianapolis 500 victories (16) than any team in the sport’s history, unveiled plans for the year-long celebration of its 50th anniversary in motorsports in 2016. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 26

Holmatro Safety Team works continuously to remain on ‘Cutting’ Edge

The group is recognized by most as the best in motorsports

Holmatro Safety TeamWhen a driver has an issue on track at an INDYCAR-sanctioned event, there’s no one he or she would rather see than an “Angel in Orange.” Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 18

FALKEN Motorsports teases new race car (+video)

New season, new car for Japanese tyre manufacturer

FALKEN Motorsports teases new race car FALKEN Motorsports Team has confirmed it will start the 2016 season fielding an all-new car. The FALKEN Porsche 911 GT3 R, which brought the team so many successes from its first appearance in 2010, will be replaced by a new GT3 car with over 386 kW/500hp. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 07

Pinty’s to become Entitlement Sponsor of Canadian Series

NASCAR Pinty’s Series returns to Toronto with 3-Year-Deal

NASCAR Pinty’s Series logo NASCAR in Canada has a new name and entitlement sponsor – one that’s familiar to race fans across the country. NASCAR and Pinty’s Delicious Foods Inc. announced today a six-year series entitlement sponsorship agreement of NASCAR’s Canadian-based series. Beginning Jan. 1, 2016, the series will be known as the NASCAR Pinty’s Series.

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Oct 17

Formula Renault 3.5 Series: Maiden pole for Tom Dillmann in Jerez

Tom Dillmann remained in command when the drivers came in for new tyres

Formula Renault 3.5 Series - Maiden pole for Tom Dillmann in Jerez Tom Dillmann (Jagonya Ayam with Carlin) secured the first pole of his Formula Renault 3.5 Series career at the Circuito de Jerez on Saturday, the French driver’s benchmark time of 1:28.621 putting him atop the grid from the newly crowned champion Oliver Rowland (Fortec Motorsports), rookie Egor Orudzhev (Arden Motorsport), Jazeman Jaafar (Fortec Motorsports) and Matthieu Vaxiviere (Lotus).

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Sep 16

Ranger ready for season finale

Entering the race Ranger sits just nine points from top spot in the overall standings

2015-08-08_0147Andrew Ranger and the #27 Mopar Parts Dodge team are focused and ready for the final race of the 2015 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series season this Saturday at Kawartha Speedway.  Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 04

Virginia-based team helps to put drive into motorsports program at ODU

“It’s really cool for the students” -Salmon

VIRginia International Raceway was more than the home track for driver John Salmon and the ODU Engineering Race Team at Rounds 11 and 12 of the Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda on Aug. 28-29.

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Aug 31

Ranger scores pole, battles all day at CTMP

NASCAR Canadian Tire Series – The Chevrolet Silverado 250

2015-08-02-2954 Andrew Ranger set another track record in the #27 Mopar Parts Dodge on the way to his sixth career pole at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (CTMP) this past weekend.  During round ten of the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series Ranger and the Mopar Motorsports team overcame a series of obstacles to record a hard fought sixth place finish. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 12

Ranger looks to continue his charge upward in the standings at the high-banked 1/3-mile speedway where he was a winner previously

Ranger & Team Mopar gearing up for Riverside

2015-08-02_28147With the overall points lead in his sights, Andrew Ranger and the #27 Mopar Parts Dodge team head to Riverside International Speedway in Antigonish, Nova Scotia for round number nine of the NASCAR Canadian Tire Series this Saturday.   Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 12

NASCAR Canadian Tire Series Statistical Advance: Riverside

Analyzing The Wounded Warriors Canada 300 at Riverside International Speedway

2015-08-02_0168The 2015 NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 season will continue with the Wounded Warriors Canada 300 on Saturday at Riverside International Speedway in Antigonish, Nova Scotia.

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Jul 29

Sherwin-Williams joins INDYCAR, IMS as partner

“Sherwin-Williams is extremely excited for this new relationship with INDYCAR and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway” – Bobby Moody

Sherwin-Williams PartnershipSherwin-Williams, an industry leader in paint and coatings, will serve as the Official Paint and Finishing Partner of INDYCAR, the Verizon IndyCar Series, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Indianapolis 500 Mile Race, Angie’s List Grand Prix of Indianapolis and the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Crown Royal 400 at the Brickyard as part of a multi-year partnership agreement. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 25

Cameron, Marsal Win Lime Rock On Perfect Strategy By No. 97 Turner Team

Guasch, Kimber-Smith Take Third PC Victory Lime Rock Park

An eventful 36 hours at Lime Rock Park ended in a somewhat unexpected way on the home track for Turner Motorsport and driver Michael Marsal, and for returning driver Dane Cameron: atop the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship GT Daytona podium after a victory in Saturday’s Northeast Grand Prix.

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Jul 23

Classical training in motorsports enables success

The top drivers from the German Formula 3 of previous years are proofing their quality in international racing series.

German Formula 3 - Formel 3 Vereinigung e. V.All of them followed a conventional career in motorsports, first successes in karting, a subsequent switch to the Formel ADAC, then the step up to the national Formula 3 in order to advance to a higher series like the FIA Formula 3 European Championship.

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Jul 15

The 67th running of the Total 24 Hours of Spa promises to be one of the highlights of the international motorsports season

Sparkling spectacle at the Total 24 Hours of Spa

Total 24 Hours of Spa With over a dozen candidates vying for the win, representing a plethora of prestigious manufacturers, the spectacle during the Ardennes endurance classic will be of the highest level. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 12

Clark Toppe stands tall to lead podium sweep by JDC Motorsports

Victory over teammate and series points leader Kenton Koch

Clark Toppe paced a JDC Motorsports tour de force Sunday at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, leading a sweep of the podium by the dominant Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda team with his second victory of the season.

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Jun 19

Alaska Coffee Roasting extends partnership with Team Rossi Motorsports

Currently 2nd in the GP2 Series driver rankings

Alexander Rossi - Alaska Coffee Roasting Team Rossi Motorsports, LLC, the managing company for the American driver, Alexander Rossi are proud to announce their partnership extension with Alaska Coffee Roasting. Read the rest of this entry »

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