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Fri 27 Apr 2007
Bob Snodgrass passes awayHeadline

Bob Snodgrass passes away

Brumos Racing's Bob Snodgrass died Tuesday in Jacksonville, Fla. The cause of death unknown as this is written. No matter, Robert F. Snodgrass Jr., CEO of Brumos Porsche and Brumos Motorcars, is gone at 64. Legends induction ceremony:...

Sun 10 Jun 2007
My great friend: a tribute to Earl MaHeadline

My great friend: a tribute to Earl Ma

A tribute to Earl Ma by Memo Gidley My great friend Earl Ma passed away today from a battle with cancer. Most drivers and media people in racing would know Earl. How could you forget the guy -- really? He was a racing ...

Fri 02 Nov 2007
Raikkonen can't stop smilingHeadline
F1

Raikkonen can't stop smiling

Kimi Raikkonen has gained a reputation for being as cool and unemotional as his Iceman moniker would indicate but the new world champion has been enjoying the recent Ferrari celebrations at Maranello and Mugello. Against the odds the Finn clinched...

Tue 18 Dec 2007
DC's commentary on the DP Gen-2, part 1Headline

DC's commentary on the DP Gen-2, part 1

DP GEN-2, Part 1 Will a flood of Gen-2, 2008 Daytona Prototype photographs flow into the public domain now that photographs of the new "Proto-Auto" DP - resulting from the Tracy Krohn, Multimatic and Lola Cars collaboration - have joined...

Tue 31 Jul 2007
Stewart wins Brickyard 400 in dramatic fashionHeadline

Stewart wins Brickyard 400 in dramatic fashion

Joe Gibbs Racing's Tony Stewart raced from fourteenth place on the starting grid to the winner's circle at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Sunday (July 29th) in the NASCAR Nextel Cup Series AllState 400 at the Brickyard. Tony Stewart is...

Fri 23 Nov 2007
Farfus, Vietoris test BMW Sauber at ValenciaHeadline
F1

Farfus, Vietoris test BMW Sauber at Valencia

In advance of the Formula BMW World Final, BMW Sauber ran a full-day testing session at Circuito Ricardo Tormo in Valencia today, with Christian Vietoris at the wheel at first, and Augusto Farfus taking over in mid-afternoon. Running on the full...

Wed 23 May 2007
Monaco pays tribute to the late great SennaHeadline
F1

Monaco pays tribute to the late great Senna

On the 20th anniversary of Senna's first victory in Monaco, the principality celebrates the life of the man thought by many to be the greatest F1 driver ever Byline: Celia Sankar, MonacoRevue.com "Racing was in Ayrton's blood, but Monaco was in...

Sun 23 Dec 2007
Horag Porsche RS Spyder completes first lapsHeadline

Horag Porsche RS Spyder completes first laps

Earlier this week, Fredy Lienhard and Didier Theys clocked the first miles of Horag Racing's new Porsche RS Spyder. On a cold two-day test in Barcelona, the Swiss-based team gained valuable experience in advance of the car's race debut at the...

Thu 18 Jan 2007
BMW Sauber launches the F1.07 in ValenciaHeadline
F1

BMW Sauber launches the F1.07 in Valencia

In what has been a busy few days in mid-January, BMW Sauber was the fourth team to launch its 2007 car, the F1.07 breaking cover at the Feria de Valencia exhibition centre on January 16th. Race drivers Nick Heidfeld and Robert Kubica were on hand...

Wed 28 Nov 2007
Red Bull rules out Alonso for 2008Headline
F1

Red Bull rules out Alonso for 2008

Since splitting with McLaren at the end of the season Fernando Alonso has yet to reveal where he might race in 2008, but it seems the rumoured deal with Red Bull is just another myth. The double-champion has been linked with the energy drink ...

Sat 07 Apr 2007
CHAMPCAR/CART: Power rolls dice for Vegas poleHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Power rolls dice for Vegas pole

Team Australia's Will Power bested a field of seventeen drivers to claim pole position for the inaugural Vegas Grand Prix in the Champ Car World Series Powered by Cosworth. His time of 1:17.629 (113.154 mph) establishes a new track record as the...

Thu 13 Dec 2007
Renault confirms Alonso and Piquet for 2008Headline
F1

Renault confirms Alonso and Piquet for 2008

Renault was always the rumour mill's favourite option for the future of Fernando Alonso and on December 10th it was confirmed that Alonso will indeed return to the team with which he won his back-to-back titles. After a fraught year with McLaren...

Thu 06 Dec 2007
Kubica tops Jerez test timesHeadline
F1

Kubica tops Jerez test times

It was the third day of testing at Jerez on December 6th and a third different driver took to the top of the time sheet. After Nick Heidfeld was fastest on the first day, it was the turn of BMW Sauber teammate Robert Kubica on Thursday, his best a...

Fri 10 Aug 2007
Kyle Busch in at JGR next yearHeadline

Kyle Busch in at JGR next year

The expected news was semi-confirmed this morning (August 7) that Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) and Kyle Busch have signed an agreement, moving the younger of the two NASCAR Nextel Cup Series drivers to the team many believed he would fit in with ...

Wed 31 Jan 2007
Montoya, Pruett, and Duran win Daytona 24Headline

Montoya, Pruett, and Duran win Daytona 24

The Lexus Riley shared by Juan Pablo Montoya, Scott Pruett, and Salvador Duran ran virtually trouble free throughout the 45th running of the Rolex 24 at Daytona International Speedway, leading 468 of 668 laps and handing Chip Ganassi Racing its ...

Sat 17 Nov 2007
Barcelona test ends with Massa fastestHeadline
F1

Barcelona test ends with Massa fastest

The first winter test at Barcelona's Circuit de Catalunya came to a close on November 15th and Ferrari's Felipe Massa was at the top of the time sheet on the final day. Of the 20 drivers present Massa clocked a best of 1:21.044, while team test ...

Fri 07 Dec 2007
Earnhardt to drive V8 Supercars in AustraliaHeadline

Earnhardt to drive V8 Supercars in Australia

After being voted the 2007 NASCAR NMPA Chex Most Popular Driver for the fifth consecutive year and being presented with the award only a few days earlier at the NASCAR NMPA Myers Brothers Media Luncheon in New York City, Dale Earnhardt Jr. didn't...

Fri 28 Sep 2007
Capirossi takes Motegi, Stoner the championshipHeadline

Capirossi takes Motegi, Stoner the championship

It may have been the home race for MotoGP's Japanense manufacturers -- Honda, Yamaha, Suzuki, Kawasaki and Bridgestone -- but the Ducati Marlboro Team painted the Motegi circuit red, with Loris Capirossi taking the victory in the Japanese Grand ...

Sat 11 Aug 2007
CHAMPCAR/CART: Bourdais dominates Road America Friday qualifyingHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Bourdais dominates Road America Friday qualifying

It will be a swansong at Road America for three-time defending series champion Sebastien Bourdais, having earlier today confirmed his switch to Formula One for the following season. Today he continued to show his authority by registering the ...

Mon 06 Aug 2007
Angelelli, Magnussen earn victory in MontrealHeadline

Angelelli, Magnussen earn victory in Montreal

Angelelli, Magnussen taste victory in Montreal SunTrust Racing's Max Angelelli kept his Rolex Sports Car Series championship hopes alive on Friday, winning the Montreal 400K at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve. With his second win of the season,...

Tue 16 Jan 2007
Reid takes the Sentul double for New ZealandHeadline

Reid takes the Sentul double for New Zealand

It was all Team New Zealand today at Sentul International Circuit, as Jonny Reid took the Feature race victory in the A1 Grand Prix event for the team, following up on his Sprint race win earlier today. Jonny Reid leads Nico ...

Tue 25 Sep 2007
Full steam ahead to IndianapolisHeadline
F1

Full steam ahead to Indianapolis

After the dramas of Canada F1 hardly has time to draw breath before the next race is knocking on the door, namely the US Grand Prix. Montreal gave us plenty of thrills and spills, although we could have done with a few less of the crashing...

Fri 12 Oct 2007
A full circle for Theys, LienhardHeadline

A full circle for Theys, Lienhard

Horag Racing's Didier Theys and Fredy Lienhard have high hopes heading into the 2008 season with a Porsche RS Spyder Many years have passed since Didier Theys and Fredy Lienhard sat behind the wheel of legendary Porsche sports cars in endurance...

Tue 16 Jan 2007
Ekstrom takes Race of Champions victoryHeadline

Ekstrom takes Race of Champions victory

2005 DTM champion Mattias Ekstrom can now add the title of "Champion of Champions" to his list of credits, as the Swede took the victory in today's Race of Champions at the Stade de France in Paris. Mattias Ekström. Photo by Philippe...

Fri 13 Jul 2007
Hopkins switches to Kawasaki next yearHeadline

Hopkins switches to Kawasaki next year

John Hopkins has been confirmed today as a Kawasaki Racing Team rider for the 2008 and 2009 seasons of the FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix (MotoGP). Podium: John Hopkins. Photo by Crescent Suzuki. "We have had our eye on...

Wed 30 May 2007
FIA clears McLaren of wrongdoingHeadline
F1

FIA clears McLaren of wrongdoing

The FIA has decided to take no action against McLaren after investigating the team in regard to its actions at the Monaco Grand Prix. It was alleged that McLaren had employed team orders to secure its one-two finish in Monaco, concerning the ...

Tue 04 Dec 2007
Champions Week wraps up a year to rememberHeadline

Champions Week wraps up a year to remember

What a year it was for NASCAR and all of its fans. Who would have thought that it would come to an end so quickly. It always seems to happen too fast, and the shortest off-season in professional sports, always seems to last ...

Tue 20 Mar 2007
Untouchable Raikkonen wins Australian GPHeadline
F1

Untouchable Raikkonen wins Australian GP

Kimi Raikkonen took his maiden victory with Ferrari at the Australian Grand Prix, leading from pole to flag in virtually untouchable fashion. It's the Finn's first win since Suzuka 2005 and he barely put a foot wrong for 58 laps of Albert Park.

Mon 29 Jan 2007
Red Bull RB3 breaks cover at BarcelonaHeadline
F1

Red Bull RB3 breaks cover at Barcelona

Red Bull unveiled its new RB3 at Barcelona's Circuit de Catalunya on January 26th, the first car to be produced for the team by renowned designer Adrian Newey. Formerly a championship-winning designer for Williams and McLaren, Newey joined Red...

Tue 16 Jan 2007
McLaren presents the MP4-22 in ValenciaHeadline
F1

McLaren presents the MP4-22 in Valencia

McLaren was the third team to launch its 2007 car when it presented the MP4-22 at the Ciudad de las Artes y de las Ciencias in Valencia, Spain on January 15th. Race drivers Fernando Alonso and Lewis Hamilton unveiled the new livery at a special ...

Sun 16 Dec 2007
CHAMPCAR/CART: Rahal, Wilson team with MSR for Daytona 24Headline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Rahal, Wilson team with MSR for Daytona 24

Champ Car World Series stars Justin Wilson and Graham Rahal have landed rides with Michael Shank Racing for next month's Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona, the opening round of the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series season. The two open-wheel drivers will...

Tue 18 Dec 2007
Ekstrom earns Champion of Champions titleHeadline
DTM

Ekstrom earns Champion of Champions title

The Race of Champions and the Champion of Champions title in particular is the title all the drivers want to win. The charity event is by invitation only and it attracts the top names in motorsport. All the drivers in the event do not get paid a...

Sat 20 Jan 2007
Benny Parsons' Headline

Benny Parsons' "24"

BENNY PARSONS' "24" The 1976 24 Hours of Daytona was chock full of talent with names like Peter Gregg, Al Holbert, Hurley Haywood (not teamed with Gregg), Alex Job, Gilles Villeneuve, David and Larry Pearson, Richard Childress and a few British...

Tue 04 Dec 2007
NASCAR - The motorsport destinationHeadline

NASCAR - The motorsport destination

NASCAR: The Motorsport Destination (Eventually.right?) It all started in 1967, when a world famous talent named Mario Andretti came into a little known southeast stockcar series called NASCAR (National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing).

Sat 17 Nov 2007
Testing, testing in Daytona, day twoHeadline

Testing, testing in Daytona, day two

TESTING, TESTING, 1 - 2 In a test where anyone could've done almost anything they wanted to cars that didn't have to undergo official technical inspections or likewise gain approvals, it nevertheless appears 12 Daytona Prototypes turned laps ...

Mon 05 Nov 2007
Alonso and McLaren officially part companyHeadline
F1

Alonso and McLaren officially part company

Unsurprisingly, official confirmation that Fernando Alonso and McLaren have agreed to part company came on November 2nd. In a statement issued by the team it said "it would be in the best interest of both parties to bring the relationship to an ...