It was a dominating performance for Tony Kanaan … until Lap 298.
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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
Pruett, 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.
Didier Schraenen returns as spokesperson for the event
The 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.
Briton on top step as Italian celebrates with his team
Max 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.
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.
Briton on top in free practice
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.
The title race is on!
Last 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.
Swiss driver leads the way in the wet
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.
Mexican claims third win of the season
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.
Briton on top in dramatic qualifying
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.
Czech driver on top in free practice
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.
Round and round they go!
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.