Tag Archive: Oriol Servia

Sep 27

Universal kit test at Sebring focuses on brake performance

As test sessions go, it wasn’t terribly busy

Scott DixonFour cars and five drivers turned a sparse number of laps in sweltering heat today at Sebring International Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 11

Universal Aero Kit has another successful test, this time at Iowa

The veteran driver duo ran laps on Iowa Speedway

2018 Aero Kit on track at IowaFor the third time in as many weeks, Oriol Servia and Juan Pablo Montoya were all smiles after completing a test of the universal aero kit destined for all Verizon IndyCar Series entries in 2018. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 02

Universal Aero Kit passes another test, this one on road course

Developed by chassis supplier Dallara

Oriol ServiaOne thing is certain following another successful test of the new Verizon IndyCar Series universal aero kit: Any misconception of drivers not earning their keep in the cockpit will be put to rest in 2018. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 26

New Universal Aero Kit receives rave reviews in debut test

“I think it’s going to be a fast, good racer.” – Servia

Juan Pablo MontoyaIf the first day of on-track testing is any indication, the new Verizon IndyCar Series car is well on its way to making Indy car racing in 2018 even better. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 25

New Indy Car becomes real with initial test laps turned at IMS

Vision became reality for INDYCAR at 9:10 a.m. ET today on the hallowed Indianapolis Motor Speedway oval.

That’s when Juan Pablo Montoya pulled his blue Chevrolet-powered Dallara IR-12 out of pit lane and turned an installation lap.

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Dec 19

Dragon confirms manufacturer entry for season three

Dragon to become fully-fledged manufacturer next season

Dragon to become fully-fledged manufacturer next seasonDragon Racing will join the growing list of manufacturers in the FIA Formula E Championship with the team confirming its own powertrain supply from next season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 12

Oriol Servia appointed as director at Dragon Racing

Dragon Racing have announced that Oriol Servia has been appointed at the team as partner and managing director.

Oriol Servia appointed as director at Dragon RacingServia had previously driven the Dragon Racing entry at the first four races, scoring points at every round. Loic Duval has been confirmed to replace Servia for the upcoming Miami ePrix on March 14.

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Mar 10

Duval gets Dragon seat for Miami

Works Audi sportscar driver Loic Duval has been confirmed alongside Jerome D’Ambrosio at Dragon Racing for the upcoming Miami ePrix

Duval to race on Saturday alongside d’AmbrosioThe 2013 Le Mans 24 Hours winner and World Endurance Champion takes over from Oriol Servia in the American-based team and will make his Formula E debut on Saturday, March 14.

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Aug 23

Pirelli test driver Jaime Alguersuari could finally leave formula one at the end of the season

Alguersuari eyes Indycar move for 2014

2011-10-14 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - Korea - Jaime AlguersuariSince losing his race seat at Toro Rosso at the end of 2011, the Spaniard stayed in the paddock as a co-commentator for British radio, and he still remains tyre supplier Pirelli’s main tester. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 10

Barcelona denies Valencia alternation talks

“The agreement is (now) awaiting the signature of the Catalan president Artur Mas”

Circuit de Catalunya logoCircuit de Catalunya chief Salvador Servia has played down reports Barcelona could annually alternate the Spanish grand prix with Valencia. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 31

INDYCAR: Top 10 drivers of 2011

Ranking the Top 10 Indy drivers for 2011? Piece of cake. Just copy the final point standings, right? Hell no
 
Will Power - Dario Franchitti 2011IZOD - IndyCar seriesHell no, you have to look at the complete body of work, practice, qualifying, race day and those intangibles like bad pit calls, racing luck and brain fade. So here’s one opinion in a world of experts, starting from 10th and working down. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 16

Alguersuari quiet as Spaniards eye HRT option

Jaime Alguersuari is refusing to give anything away as he considers his future following Toro Rosso’s clean-sweep for 2012.

2011-06-09_01622011-06-10_0474Asked if he has been in contact with any alternative employers after he was ousted by team owners Red Bull, the 21-year-old Spaniard told El Mundo Deportivo: “For the moment I can’t say anything.”

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Dec 02

Newman/Haas Racing closes its door

Loss of Newman/Haas Racing  team shocking

Newman Haas RacingNewman-Haas IndyCarIn these tough economic times, the Indy car racing community has come to expect attrition during the offseason. But losing the sport’s second most successful team is a big shock. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 14

Hunter-Reay prevails in starts, stops in New Hampshire (+result)

The finish order was set based on the lap 215 running order under caution in  IZOD IndyCar Series race

Ryan Hunter-Reay  victory Loudon 2011-08-14NHMS LogoRyan Hunter-Reay was the race leader when moisture on the racing surface at New Hampshire Motor Speedway brought out the yellow flag. Read the rest of this entry »

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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 »

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Oct 21

Bobby Rahal’s passion for IndyCar racing hasn’t waned over the past 12 months

On the contrary

Attending IndyCar Series races this season was mentally challenging (unrelated to son Graham’s results in the No. 02 McDonald’s car for Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing). Read the rest of this entry »

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May 22

Seven Atlantic Championship grads ready for Indianapolis 500

When the green flag falls on Sunday’s 93rd running of the Indianapolis 500

The famous race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, the 33-driver starting field will include seven drivers with previous experience in the Cooper Tires Presents The Atlantic Championship Powered by Mazda. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 27

IndyCar: Servia continues to chase IndyCar seat (+photo)

Oriol Servia insists he remains focused on securing a seat in the 2009 IndyCar Series

Despite not currently having a deal in place for the year ahead. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 13

IndyCar: Moares – New season, new team!

Last year, everything was new for Mario Moraes – car, racetracks, team

This year, at least two-thirds of that equation will be familiar to the 20-year-old native of Sao Paulo, Brazil. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 25

Nikon Indy 300 daily trackside report – Day One

Welcome to the Nikon Indy 300, the final event of the 2008 IndyCar® Series season

This is the first IndyCar Series event on the streets of Surfers Paradise, Australia. Half of the drivers in the 24-car field have previously competed at Surfers Paradise. Read the rest of this entry »

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