Tag Archive: Racing

Jul 13

Hunter-Reay blitzes way to victory in Iowa

It was a dominating performance for Tony Kanaan … until Lap 298.

Verizon IndyCar logo Kanaan, who started second in the No. 10 Target Chip Ganassi Racing car, led 247 laps of the Iowa Corn Indy 300 presented by DEKALB, but couldn’t stave off Ryan Hunter-Reay in the final two laps. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 16

Mobil 1 Twelve Hours Of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida: No. 01 Ford EcoBoost/Riley from Chip Ganassi Racing takes historic victory

Porsche North America wins Daytona-Sebring Double

12 Hours of Sebring logoPruett, Rojas And Franchitti Score First Overall Sebring Wins In Maiden Ganassi Run. No. 54 CORE autosport Team Takes Second Straight TUDOR Championship PC Win. Bergmeister Drives To Victory In Team’s No. 912 Porsche 911 RSR
Magnus Racing Pit Call Helps Secure Win In GTD. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 15

Mobil 1 Twelve Hours Of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida: No. 02 Ford EcoBoost Ganassi Team keeps Patrón Endurance Cup lead

No. 4 Corvette Racing GTLM Team parlays strong second segment

12 Hours of Sebring logoThe No. 4 Corvette Racing Chevrolet Corvette C7.R team moved into the Tequila Patrón North American Endurance Cup GT Le Mans (GTLM) race lead after eight hours in the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 07

Indiana has more to offer than the Indy 500

Plan your Pit Stop now!

WolfPark.org, TrvelBloggers.caWhy not get your motor running with a heart-stopping encounter at Wolf Park. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 30

Tata Communications wins 2013 Best Carrier Ethernet Business Application award for giving Formula 1® the Speed To Lead

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Tata Communications logo Innovative work in connecting F1® racing across all race locations globally recognised at the MEF Carrier Ethernet Awards APAC. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 15

MV Agusta Reparto Corse back on track with Yakhnich Motorsport

The iconic Italian brand has a record of 37 Championship

Mv Agusta - Yakhnich Motorsport logoAfter more than 37 years from the last World Championship win (G. Agostini, Nurburgring, 1976), MV Agusta makes its official comeback to international motorcycle racing.

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Sep 04

Karl Wittmer gives Honda Ste Rose Racing its 20th championship in 19 years!

“It’s really a great feeling winning a national championship” – Karl Wittmer

2013-08-11_0103This past weekend saw Ste-Rose Honda drivers Karl and Nick Wittmer head to the Canadian Tire Motorsports Park to compete in the Canadian Touring Car Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 27

Infiniti Red Bull Racing : Following Mark Webber’s announcement

Webber to leave F1 for Porsche in 2014

2013-06-06_0175Following Mark Webber’s decision to retire from Formula One racing at the end of the year, Infiniti Red Bull Racing would like to thank him for the extensive contribution he has made to the team during the seven seasons he has driven for us. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 10

FOX named presenting sponsor for the Grand Prix of Valcourt

Didier Schraenen returns as spokesperson for the event

Grand Prix Ski-Doo de Valcourt présenté par FOX logo2012-02-19 - DimancheThe Grand Prix Ski-Doo of Valcourt announces that FOX has joined Bombardier Racing Products’ Ski-Doo brand as the presenting sponsor of the Great Quebec Winter Motorsport Classic. For over three decades, FOX has been the industry leader in the design and development of high performance shock absorbers and racing suspension products for snowmobiles, motorcycles, ATVs and UTVs, mountain bikes and off-road cars and trucks. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 23

GP2: Van der Garde surges to Singapore victory

Dutchman on top in final race of the season

GP2 - Van de Garde (Caterham Racing) Singapore Sprint RaceGP2 - Van der Garde, Ericsson & Leimer Singapore PodiumGiedo van der Garde gave his rivals a racing masterclass with a dominant win from lights to flag in this afternoon’s sprint race in Singapore, easily leading home Marcus Ericsson and Fabio Leimer in the last race of the 2012 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 22

Chilton wins as Valsecchi is crowned champion

Briton on top step as Italian celebrates with his team

GP2 - Esteban Gutiérrez (Lotus GP), Max Chilton (Carlin) and Fabio Leimer (Racing Engineering)GP2 - Davide Valsecchi (DAMS) 2012 GP2 Series ChampionMax Chilton has claimed his second win of the season in hot and humid conditions in this afternoon’s feature race in Singapore, leading home Esteban Gutiérrez and Fabio Leimer, while Davide Valsecchi wrapped up the championship by running home just ahead of his title rival Luiz Razia in fourth and fifth positions. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 21

Filippi blazes to Singapore pole (updated)

Italian shines in qualifying session

GP2 SeriesGP2 - Luca Filippi (Scuderia Coloni)Luca Filippi lit up the Singapore circuit with his run to pole in this evening’s qualifying session in Singapore, claiming the top spot in the Series’ first ever night run in a red flag shortened session ahead of Max Chilton and Esteban Gutiérrez. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 21

Gutiérrez tops wet free practice

Mexican leads the way in Singapore

GP2 Series

GP2 - Esteban Gutiérrez (Lotus GP)Esteban Gutiérrez has started his weekend in fine style by taking the top spot in this afternoon’s rain affected free practice session in Singapore, leading the way as the circuit started to dry in the closing minutes ahead of Fabio Leimer and Stefano Coletti. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 20

2012 Season Round 12 Preview – Singapore

Title decider!

GP2 Series

GP2 - Davide Valsecchi (DAMS) and Luiz Razia (Arden International)Two weeks ago, Monza was truly an Italian fest with Luca Filippi winning on his comeback drive and Davide Valsecchi savouring another victory whilst pocketing more valuable points, with his sole title rival Luiz Razia failing to score. The DAMS driver now enjoys a twenty-five point lead over the Brazilian as the paddock flies to its last event of the 2012 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 09

GP2: Valsecchi back on top in Monza sprint

Second local win for the weekend

GP2 - Fabio Leimer (Racing Engineering), Davide Valsecchi (DAMS), Jolyon Palmer (iSport International)GP2 - Davide Valsecchi (DAMS)David Valsecchi kept his countrymen smiling by claiming the second Italian win of the weekend with a commanding drive in this morning’s sprint race in Monza, controlling the pace and his rivals to ease home ahead of Fabio Leimer and Jolyon Palmer.  Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 08

Filippi back to the top for home victory

Local driver claims feature win in Monza

GP2 Series

GP2 - Luca Filippi (Scuderia Coloni)Luca Filippi has claimed a dominant win on his return to the series with a strong start and some judicious overtaking at his home circuit to take the chequered flag in this afternoon’s feature race in Monza, ahead of Johnny Cecotto and Marcus Ericsson. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 07

Chilton powers to pole in Monza

Briton stays on top in qualifying

GP2 SeriesGP2 - Max Chilton (Carlin)Max Chilton maintained his Free Practice pace to clinch his second pole position of the season with a late surge in this afternoon’s qualifying session in Monza, storming to the top spot ahead of Giedo van der Garde and Johnny Cecotto.

Sep 07

Chilton sets the pace in Monza

Briton on top in free practice

GP2 SeriesGP2 - Max Chilton (Carlin)Max Chilton has opened his weekend in fine style by setting the pace in this morning’s free practice session in Monza, leading from the front as he put himself at the top of the timesheets for most of the session and finishing four tenths ahead of Felipe Nasr and Luca Filippi.

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Sep 06

GP2 Series round 11 preview: Monza, Italy

The title race is on!

GP2 SeriesGP2 - MonzaLast week in Spa, the tenth round of the 2012 GP2 Series™ season was not short of action and drama. It was a weekend of firsts: Rio Haryanto surprised the rest of the field and stormed to a maiden pole position. On the Saturday, it was Marcus Ericsson’s turn to shine as he pocketed his first win of the season whilst on the following day Josef Kral finally enjoyed a maiden GP2 victory. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 02

GP2: Kral cruises to Spa sprint victory (updated)

Czech picks up maiden win with dominant drive

GP2 - Felipe Nasr (DAMS), Josef Kral (Barwa Addax Team), James Calado (Lotus GP)GP2 - Josef KRal (Barwa Addax TEam)Josef Kral has claimed his maiden GP2 victory with a storming start and mature drive to claim the win in this morning’s sprint race in Spa Francorchamps, winning by five seconds from Felipe Nasr, who stole second from James Calado at the final corner. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 01

GP2: Ericsson wins dramatic Spa feature

Swede cruises in incident packed race

GP2 - James Calado (Lotus GP), Marcus Ericsson (iSport International), Davide Valsecchi (DAMS)GP2 - Marcus Ericsson (iSport International)Marcus Ericsson dominated his rivals with a mature display of speed and guile and staying out of trouble in an eventful afternoon on track to roll home 11.5 seconds ahead of James Calado and Davide Valsecchi. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 31

Haryanto sails to pole in Spa

Indonesian on top in wet qualifying 

GP2 SeriesGP2 - Rio Haryanto (Carlin)

Rio Haryanto has grabbed his maiden GP2 pole position in treacherous conditions to top a very wet qualifying session this afternoon in Spa Francorchamps, setting the pace throughout to lead home Lotus teammates James Calado and Esteban Gutiérrez. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 31

Leimer on top in soaking Spa practice

Swiss driver leads the way in the wet

GP2 Series

GP2 - Fabio Leimer (Racing Engineering)Fabio Leimer has got the season restarted in fine style by claiming the top spot in this morning’s very wet free practice session at Spa Francorchamps, ignoring the miserable conditions to lead home Nigel Melker and Johnny Cecotto by almost a second in a red flag affected session.

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Aug 30

GP2 Series round 10 preview: Spa-Francorchamps

Flat out!

GP2 Series

GP2 - Spa-FrancorchampsFour weeks ago, a man added his name to this year’s winner list in Budapest: Max Chilton dominated the rest of the field from qualifying to Feature Race and savoured his and Carlin’s maiden GP2 win.

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Jul 29

GP2: Gutiérrez rockets to sprint victory

Mexican claims third win of the season

GP2 - Nathanaël Berthon (Racing Engineering), Esteban Gutiérrez (Lotus GP), Luiz Razia (Arden International)GP2 - Esteban Gutiérrez (Lotus GP)Esteban Gutiérrez dominated this morning’s sprint race in Budapest with a storming drive from pole, leading from lights to flag to claim his third victory of the season and put himself on the top step of the podium ahead of Nathanaël Berthon and series leader Luiz Razia.

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Jul 28

Chilton powers to victory in Budapest

Briton claims maiden win in feature race

GP2 SeriesGP2 - Max Chilton (CarlinMax Chilton has claimed his first GP2 win today, leading from pole in this afternoon’s feature race in Budapest with a strong, mature drive and soaking up race long pressure to claim victory from title rivals Davide Valsecchi and Luiz Razia.

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Jul 27

Chilton snatches last minute pole in Hungary

Briton on top in dramatic qualifying 

GP2 SeriesGP2 - Max Chilton (Carlin)Max Chilton claimed his and Carlin’s first ever GP2 pole position in the closing seconds of a dramatic wet/dry qualifying at the Hungaroring, stealing the top spot as the flag dropped to end the session just ahead of James Calado, Davide Valsecchi and Jolyon Palmer.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 27

Kral leads the way in Hungary

Czech driver on top in free practice

GP2 SeriesGP2 - Josef Kral (Barwa Addax Team)Josef Kral has got his weekend underway in the best way possible, by setting the pace with a lap of 1:29.573 in this morning’s free practice session at the Hungaroring while his rivals pitted for fresh tyres, to pip Fabio Leimer and James Calado for the top spot.

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Jul 26

2012 Season Round 9 Preview – Budapest, Hungary

Round and round they go! 

GP2 SeriesGP2 - Hungaroring - Budapest

Round 8 of the 2012 season was another frantic race weekend as Hockenheim saw more rain and a bold tyre choice from Johnny Cecotto to win the Feature Race and make an impression on the rest of the grid. On the Sunday, James Calado finally got his second win this season after two unlucky attempts in Valencia.

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Jul 22

GP2: Calado dominates for sprint victory

Briton cruises to emphatic win 

GP2 - Giedo van der Garde (Caterham Racing), James Calado (Lotus GP), Felipe Nasr (DAMS)GP2 - James Calado (Lotus GP)James Calado put on a crushing display of speed and racecraft to lead from lights to flag for a dominant victory in this morning’s sprint race in Hockenheim, easing away lap after lap to roll home eight seconds ahead of Giedo van der Garde and Felipe Nasr.

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