Tag Archive: Sébastien Bourdais

Jul 13

Bourdais takes command in Milwaukee second half

Sebastien Bourdais is “The Big Cheese” of Greater Milwaukee.

Sebastien BourdaisAt least that’s what is written on the winner’s trophy he lifted in Victory Circle following the 113th Indy car race at The Milwaukee Mile. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 01

Bourdais fends off Sato in wild Detroit Race 2 finish

The four-time Champ car champion finished 1.7644 seconds ahead of Sato

Sebastien BourdaisSebastien Bourdais held off Takuma Sato over the final three laps of Race 2 of the Chevrolet Dual in Detroit presented by Quicken Loans to collect his 33rd Indy car victory. Read the rest of this entry »

May 05

Honda Indy Toronto begins track build at Exhibition Place

Setup of the championship racetrack and grandstands begins this week with just over a month to go before the event.

Charlie Johnstone, President of Honda Indy Toronto (left), with Sebastien Bourdais, Verizon IndyCar Series driver for KVSH Racin Earlier today, organizers of the Honda Indy Toronto were joined by 2014 race winner Sebastien Bourdais to mark the start of the track build at Exhibition Place. Setup of the championship racetrack and grandstands begins this week with just over a month to go before the event.

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Mar 22

Action Express gives Chevrolet First victory in 50 Years in lapping field in 63rd Mobil 1 Twelve Hours Of Sebring

PR1/Mathiasen Motorsports Scored Dominant Prototype Challenge Triumph

12 Hours of Sebring logoCelebrating the 50th anniversary of Chevrolet’s lone triumph in the 63rd Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida, Christian Fittipaldi, Joao Barbosa and Sebastien Bourdais teamed in the No. 5 Action Express Racing Mustang Sampling Corvette DP to make new history for the Bow Tie Brigade. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 07

Multiple teams head to NOLA for first look

Sebastien Bourdais doesn’t want to be late to the party.

Sebastien BourdaisThe four-time Champ Car champion is referencing the importance of his first test days of the year in the No. 11 KVSH Racing car in preparation for the season-opening Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. He’ll join other Verizon IndyCar Series drivers at NOLA Motorsports Park near New Orleans on Feb. 10-11 – days leading into carnival week culminating in Mardi Gras. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 29

KVRT Statement : Brian Barnhart named Indycar Race Director

“it makes perfect sense and is the right decision” – Sebastien Bourdais

KV Racing Technology logo KV Racing Technology issued the following statements regarding the naming of Vice President of Competition Brian Barnhart as INDYCAR Race Director. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 27

Tickets to the 2015 Honda Indy Toronto go on sale today for anyone who purchased a two-day reserved grandstand ticket last year

Honda Indy Toronto tickets on sale today for renewals, February 19 for general public

Honda Indy Toronto Logo The general public will have the opportunity to purchase tickets starting February 19 at HondaIndy.com. To accommodate the Pan Am Games, which will be held at venues throughout Toronto in July, Honda Indy Toronto will take place one month early this year, from June 12-14. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 25

Action Express Racing wins Third segment, prototype lead tied at 18-Hour mark of Patrón Endurance Cup at Rolex 24

PC-Leading CORE autosport captures Third consecutive segment

Rolex 24 At Daytona logo Joao Barbosa leapfrogged three competitors shortly before the end of the 18th hour of the 53rd Rolex 24 At Daytona due to quick work by the Action Express pit crew. That enabled the No. 5 Mustang Sampling Corvette DP co-driven by Christian Fittipaldi and Sebastien Bourdais to win the five points for leading the Tequila Patrón North American Endurance Cup at the 18-hour mark. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 22

Indycar stars add luster to Daytona 24-hour race

A Verizon IndyCar Series competitor has co-driven the winning overall entry in the Rolex 24 At Daytona the past four years.

Rolex 24 At Daytona logo Indycar will have significant star power this week at the 53rd Rolex 24 At Daytona as 14 of the 33 starters from the 98th Indianapolis 500 Mile Race will compete in the first endurance race of the IMSA-sanctioned schedule at Daytona International Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 11

Rain slows final day of Roar Before The Rolex 24 testing

Jordan Taylor fastest of weekend, Barrichello quickest in wet

Rolex 24 At Daytona logo Season-Opening Rolex 24 Set For Jan. 24-25 At Daytona International Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 11

TUDOR Championship ‘Roars’ Into Night

Corvette DPs gain speed n Second Day Of Roar Before The Rolex 24 Testing At Daytona

TUDOR United SportsCar Championship logoPorsche North America sets quickest time of weekend In GTLM. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 11

Talk about a view from the top

Saturday at Daytona International Speedway was all about summits

Action Express Racing drivers at Rolex 24 Defending Champions Barbosa, Fittipaldi, Bourdais experience DAYTONA rising first-hand. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 11

AJ Allmendinger, Honda-Powered Ligier to top of charts In Session 4

Werner, BMW Z4 quickest In GTLM field

AJ Allmendinger Ligier 60 - photo IMSA Michael Shank Racing with Curb/Agajanian showed up to the Roar Before the Rolex 24 with a new package, but the team’s new No. 60 Honda-powered Ligier JS P2 showed the speed that led Michael Shank Racing to victory in the Rolex 24 At Daytona in 2012. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 09

Rolex 24 at Daytona

Captivating, dramatic, demanding

Rolex 24 At Daytona logo The 53rd Rolex 24 At Daytona takes place over the weekend of 24-25 January 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 22

Wright Motorsports gearing up for busy season

Wright Motorsports is stepping up for the full season of TUDOR United SportsCar Championship competition in 2015.

The Cincinnati, Ohio-based team will partner with racer/actor Patrick Dempsey for the four Tequila Patrón North American Endurance Cup races under the Dempsey/Wright Motorsports banner, and will run the remaining races with regular drivers Madison Snow and Jan Heylen in the No. 58 Porsche 911 GT America. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 16

Action Express rolls out new Corvette C7 bodywork

Joao Barbosa and Christian Fittipaldi took turns in the car on Monday

New Corvette C7 bodywork is not the only change on the No. 5 Action Express Racing Corvette DP, which tested in its new trim for the first time on Monday at Daytona International Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 20

Conway wins back end of Toronto doubleheader

Bourdais wins Toronto Race 1, first since 2007

 

2014-07-20_0023Mike Conway earned his second Verizon IndyCar Series victory of the season by holding off Tony Kanaan over a three-lap sprint to the finish in the second race of the Honda Indy Toronto doubleheader. It had been a long and winding road between victories for Sebastien Bourdais.

Mar 14

Bourdais exceeds expectations, wins Pole in Daytona-Winning Corvette DP

For Saturday’s Mobil 1 Twelve Hours Of Sebring Fueled By Fresh From Florida

12 Hours of Sebring logo Based on the team’s performance in practice, Sebastien Bourdais didn’t have great expectations for Friday afternoon’s Prototype (P) qualifying. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 21

Corvette DP Closes Out Sebring Test On Top

Porsche Sweeps GTLM, GTD Testing At Sebring

TUDOR United SportsCar Championship logoThe No. 5 Corvette DP from Action Express Racing continues to build momentum in the early stages of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship, as Sébastien Bourdais drove the Rolex 24 At Daytona-winning machine to the top of the time chart on Friday for the second consecutive day at the Sebring International Raceway winter test. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 20

Action Express Racing saves best for last on opening day of Sebring Testing

Bourdais Drives No. 5 Corvette DP To Top Of Charts In Final Minute
TUDOR United SportsCar Championship logo Sébastien Bourdais and Action Express Racing picked up right where they left off after winning the Rolex 24 At Daytona by setting the fastest lap Thursday on the opening day of TUDOR United SportsCar Championship testing at Sebring International Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

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