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Sun 10 Dec 2006
A1 Grand Prix gains financial backing

A1 Grand Prix gains financial backing

LONDON FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS BACK A1 GRAND PRIX London -- Attracted by the success of A1 Grand Prix's (A1GP) first racing season, major London investors have committed to providing full funding for the Series, assuring a strong future for...

Fri 11 Aug 2006
Jonny Reid comments on New Zealand confirmation

Jonny Reid comments on New Zealand confirmation

NEW ZEALAND A1GP CONFIRMATION 'FANTASTIC NEWS' SAYS REID New Zealand racing driver Jonny Reid says that the confirmation today of a local round of the 2007 A1GP Cup of Motorsport is 'fantastic news.' Reid was one of the first drivers to...

Tue 08 Aug 2006
Team Malaysia to test young drivers

Team Malaysia to test young drivers

TWO YOUNG MALAYSIAN RACING DRIVERS TO DRIVE A1 TEAM MALAYSIA RACECAR Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 08 August 2006 -- A1 Team Malaysia, representing the country in the A1GP World Cup of Motorsport, is a top level international motor racing team with...

Fri 06 Jan 2006
Indonesia race postponed due to Dubai Emir's death

Indonesia race postponed due to Dubai Emir's death

DEATH OF HIS HIGHNESS SHEIKH MAKTOUM BIN RASHID AL MAKTOUM FORCES POSTPONEMENT OF THE A1 GRAND PRIX OF NATIONS, SENTUL CIRCUIT, INDONESIA The sudden and unexpected death of the Dubai Emir, Sheikh Maktoum bin Rashid Al Maktoum on Tuesday 3...

Thu 04 May 2006
Team Malaysia drivers busy summer

Team Malaysia drivers busy summer

A1 TEAM MALAYSIA DRIVERS TURN TO SUMMER SEASON OF RACING The A1 Team Malaysia crew members are currently enjoying a well-deserved break from A1 Grand Prix competition, but the team's drivers, Alex Yoong and Fairuz Fauzy, are both racing in...

Wed 22 Feb 2006
Team Lebanon names Graham Rahal for final races

Team Lebanon names Graham Rahal for final races

GRAHAM RAHAL JOINS A1 TEAM LEBANON FOR A1 GRAND PRIX SERIES Son of Indycar legend, Bobby Rahal, set for debut in Monterrey, Mexico Graham Rahal, son of Indycar legend, Bobby Rahal, joins A1 Team Lebanon this weekend at the A1 Grand Prix of ...

Sun 01 Oct 2006
Zandvoort: Team Mexico Friday report

Zandvoort: Team Mexico Friday report

SENSATIONAL MEXICAN DUO DURAN-PEREZ IS IN THE TOP 10 IN THE A1GP Sergio Perez was impressive in the rookie practice in the Netherlands ZANDVOORT, the Netherlands (September 28th, 2006) - On the first day of activities for the second A1 Grand...

Tue 28 Feb 2006
Monterrey: Team France race report

Monterrey: Team France race report

Double victory for A1 Team France in Mexico 26 February 2006, Monterrey (Mexico) A1 Team France took another double victory in Monterrey, Mexico, racking up its twelfth and thirteenth wins from eighteen races this season. Driver Alexandre...

Tue 28 Mar 2006
Shanghai: Team Canada preview

Shanghai: Team Canada preview

Carpentier heads to China with A1 Team Canada Montreal, Quebec (March 27, 2006) -- Patrick Carpentier aims to keep A1 Team Canada locked into the top-ten in the A1GP Nations Standings this weekend, 1st-2nd April, as the inaugural A1 Grand Prix...

Sat 25 Feb 2006
Monterrey: Cooper Tire preview

Monterrey: Cooper Tire preview

Cooper Tire and the A1 Grand Prix Head to Mexico Drivers from 22 national teams to compete on 370/660R13 Cooper-A1Grand Prix racing radials WHAT: The ninth race in the A1 Grand Prix, the World Cup of ...

Monterrey: List of nominated drivers

Monterrey: List of nominated drivers

A1 GRAND PRIX OF NATIONS, PARQUE FUNDIDORA, MONTERREY, MEXICO A1 TEAMS NOMINATE DRIVERS The following drivers have signed-on to drive in the A1 Grand Prix of Nations, Parque Fundidora, Monterrey, Mexico. <pre> A1 Team Driver 1...

Tue 28 Feb 2006
Monterrey: Cooper Tire race report

Monterrey: Cooper Tire race report

A1 Grand Prix and Cooper Tire Heat Up the Track in Mexico Alexandre Premat and A1 Team France strengthen grip on overall championship with another victory FINDLAY, OHIO, February 27, 2006 -- COOPER TIRE & RUBBER COMPANY's (NYSE: CTB) Cooper-A1...

Monterrey: Team Japan race report

Monterrey: Team Japan race report

A1 Grand Prix of Nations, Monterrey, Mexico Qualified: 17th, Sprint Race: DNF Feature Race: DNS Having scored his best A1 Grand Prix finish in Indonesia, team hopes were high for a good result today. Morning warm up had given Hayanari time to ...

Monterrey: Team Great Britain race report

Monterrey: Team Great Britain race report

A1 Team Great Britain overtakes A1 Team Brazil in the series standings Qualified: 15th Sprint Race: 11th Feature Race: 6th Series Standings: 3rd (73pts) A1 Team Great Britain finished 6th in today's Feature Race at the Parque Fundidora Circuit...

Monterrey: Team Australia race report

Monterrey: Team Australia race report

A1 TEAM INDONESIA BUMPS A1 TEAM AUSTRALIA OUT OF MONTERREY RACE MONTERREY, MEXICO 27 February 2006 -- Early this morning (Australian time) Team Australia were bumped out of the feature race in the ninth round of the A1 Grand Prix of Nations...

Sat 25 Nov 2006
Sepang: Teams nominate drivers

Sepang: Teams nominate drivers

A1GP SEPANG, MALAYSIA A1 TEAMS NOMINATED DRIVERS The following drivers have signed-on to drive in the A1GP Sepang, Malaysia, 24-26 November 2006. <pre> A1 Team Driver 1 Driver 2 Australia Karl Reindler ...

Fri 10 Nov 2006
Beijing: Team Ireland Friday preview

Beijing: Team Ireland Friday preview

Beijing's A1GP practice curtailed by track problems Beijing, China, 10 November; Problems with the track layout resulted in practice for this weekend's A1GP China being curtailed after only three laps today when the competitors found it almost...

Sun 01 Oct 2006
Zandvoort: Qualifying segment 1 times

Zandvoort: Qualifying segment 1 times

Pos Driver Country Time Gap To 1st --- ---------------------- ------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. Salvador Duran Mexico 1:28.504 2. Niko HÃœlkenberg Germany ...

Wed 04 Oct 2006
Germany, South Africa win in Zandvoort

Germany, South Africa win in Zandvoort

A1GP raised the curtain on their second season at Zandvoort, a track which was not part of the inaugural campaign. Both Germany and South Africa captured their first wins in competition, South Africa in the morning's sprint race and Germany...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Zandvoort: Team USA preview

Zandvoort: Team USA preview

A1 TEAM USA to Commence Second Season in Front of Sold Out Crowd First race in Zandvoort, The Netherlands October 1, 2006 Washington, DC -- It's t-minus 4 days and counting until the sound of revving engines rings across the Northeast...

Sun 12 Mar 2006
Laguna Seca: Qualifying segment 4 times

Laguna Seca: Qualifying segment 4 times

Pos Driver Country Time Gap To 1st --- ---------------------- ------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. Salvador Duran Mexico 1:15.189 2. Nicolas Lapierre France ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Team France, FFSA team up for young drivers

Team France, FFSA team up for young drivers

The FFSA and A1 Team France are teaming up to gives young drivers a chance Thursday 28 September 2006 The FFSA and A1 Team France are teaming up for the 2006-07 A1 Grand Prix season to give young French drivers the opportunity to shine. A1 Team...

Sentul: Team Mexico Saturday report

Sentul: Team Mexico Saturday report

A1 TEAM MEXICO STARTS FROM SECOND ROW IN INDONESIA Salvador Duran was fastest in practice SENTUL, Indonesia (9 December 2006) - The heat and humidity of Indonesia seems to suit Salvador Duran, who set the fastest time during the morning...

Mon 27 Feb 2006
Monterrey: Sprint grid changes announced

Monterrey: Sprint grid changes announced

Monterrey, Mexico - A1 Team China has chosen to change their nominated driver for both the Sprint and Feature races at the A1 Grand Prix of Nations, Parque Fundidora, Monterrey, Mexico. Following post qualifying scrutineering technical ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Zandvoort: Rookie driver pre-race notes

Zandvoort: Rookie driver pre-race notes

A1GP -- ROOKIE DRIVERS START RACE WEEKEND ACTION A1GP Rookie drivers will be the first to be seen in action when the A1GP World Cup of Motorsport take to the race tracks for each weekend of its 2006/2007 season. There will be two 25 minute ...

Fri 08 Dec 2006
Sentul: Team USA preview

Sentul: Team USA preview

Three's a Charm SENTUL, Indonesia--Coming off a sixth place finish in Sepang, Malaysia two weeks ago, A1 TEAM USA returns to the 2.56 mile Sentul International Circuit in Indonesia for the fifth round of the 2006/07 season. Phil Giebler will...

Thu 06 Jul 2006
2006/07 A1GP provisional calendar released

2006/07 A1GP provisional calendar released

<pre> A1GP UNVEILS PROVISIONAL CALENDAR FOR 2006/07 SEASON Location Circuit Date 1 Netherlands Circuit Park Zandvoort 1 October 2006 2 Czech Republic Auto Motodrom Brno ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Sentul: Qualifying segment 1 times

Sentul: Qualifying segment 1 times

Pos Driver Country Time Gap To 1st --- ---------------------- ------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. Nico HÃœlkenberg Germany 1:16.668 2. Jonny Reid New Zealand ...

Sentul: Ho-Pin Tung passes rookie test

Sentul: Ho-Pin Tung passes rookie test

HO-PIN TUNG WILL RACE FOR TEAM CHINA Shanghai / Velp, December 8th 2006 - Dutch-Chinese driver Ho-Pin Tung (24) will make his A1GP race debut this weekend following his successful rookie test. A1 GP team China offered the race seat to Ho-Pin who...

Sun 12 Nov 2006
Beijing: Team Pakistan race report

Beijing: Team Pakistan race report

CHALLENGING RACE FOR A1 TEAM PAKISTAN IN BEIJING, CHINA A1 Team Pakistan today completed the third round of the A1GP World Cup of Motorsport in Beijing, China. Painted in national colours, the A1 Team Pakistan car raced alongside 21 other...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Michael Devaney joins Team Ireland

Michael Devaney joins Team Ireland

Devaney to lead A1 Team Ireland in World Cup of Motorsport A1 Team Ireland announced that 21 year old Michael Devaney will represent the team as lead driver in this year's A1GP World Cup of Motorsport. The team revealed the driver line-up...

Fri 31 Mar 2006
Shanghai: Teams nominate drivers

Shanghai: Teams nominate drivers

A1 TEAMS NOMINATE DRIVERS The following drivers have signed-on to drive in the A1 Grand Prix of Nations, Shanghai International Circuit, China - 31 March - 2 April 2006. <pre> A1 Team Driver 1 ...

Tue 28 Mar 2006
Shanghai: Team Great Britain preview

Shanghai: Team Great Britain preview

A1Team.GBR heads east to claim third in World Cup of Motorsport for Great Britain A1Team.GBR is getting ready for the final event in the A1 Grand Prix calendar and is looking to secure third place in the inaugural World Cup of Motorsport. The ...

Mon 03 Apr 2006
Yoong, Enge take maiden wins in A1GP finale

Yoong, Enge take maiden wins in A1GP finale

It was a near-perfect weekend for Team Malaysia, as the A1 Grand Prix circuit wrapped up its inaugural season in Shanghai. Alex Yoong followed up his pole position with a victory in the sprint race, and then narrowly missed repeating the feature...

Tue 28 Feb 2006
Monterrey: Feature race report

Monterrey: Feature race report

Monterrey, Mexico - The second clean start of the weekend meant all the cars made it round the first lap. As is quite often the case, many of the teams pitted early for their mandatory pit stop with race leader France first in and executing a ...

Sun 12 Feb 2006
Sentul: Qualifying 1 times

Sentul: Qualifying 1 times

Pos Driver Country Time Gap To 1st --- ---------------------- ------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. Tomas Enge Czech Republic 1:18.253 2. Ralph Firman Ireland ...