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Wed 04 Nov 2009
Ten years on: Greg Moore rememberedHeadline

Ten years on: Greg Moore remembered

It has now been ten years since open-wheel racing lost one of its fan-friendliest, most articulate, brightest, fastest, and incredibly well-respected drivers. But with that said, the memories that Greg Moore left the world of motorsport live on to...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Manzanita memories, a fond farewellHeadline

Manzanita memories, a fond farewell

According to Allan Brown's "History of America's Speedways," there have been a total of 5953 oval speedways in the United States, with 1040 of them still active. After this weekend, that total will be 1039. Or maybe 1038, depending on how you ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Duane Mausteller injured at Selinsgrove

Duane Mausteller injured at Selinsgrove

Sprint Car Driver Mausteller Being Treated At Geisinger Medical Center DANVILLE, Pa. -- Sprint car driver Duane Mausteller of Bloomsburg is under the care of physicians at the Geisinger Medical Center in Danville for a broken right leg and...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
KERS: Curse or blessing?Headline

KERS: Curse or blessing?

Lots of things have been said about the introduction of the KERS system in Formula 1. The basic idea is very simple: recover the energy that is lost during braking, store the energy and release the energy again whenever a driver feels it is ...

Fri 20 Nov 2009
Baja 1000: Series announces final entry list

Baja 1000: Series announces final entry list

345 official entries ready for Friday's start of 42nd Annual Tecate SCORE Baja 1000 ENSENADA, Mexico--With racers competing in 30 Pro and 6 Sportsman classes for cars, trucks, motorcycles and ATVs, 345 total entries are ready to start...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
'Formula GP3': Who are they?Headline

'Formula GP3': Who are they?

During the Monaco Grand Prix, Luca di Montezemolo denigrated the new applicants for the 2010 Formula One season, saying that the series should be called 'Formula GP3'. This article takes a brief look at each of the new teams known to have lodged...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Daytona24: Starting lineup

Daytona24: Starting lineup

Pos Num Class Starting Driver Team Car --- --- ----- ------------------------------------ ------------------------------------ ---------------- 1. 58 DP David Donohue ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Peugeot crash headlines start at Le Mans Headline

Peugeot crash headlines start at Le Mans

At the end of the first hour in the 24 Hours of Le Mans, a factory Peugeot 908 HDi FAP leads overall but the story is really about two of the other three cars. Franck Montagny leads but his teammate Pedro Lamy in the ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
David Powers Motorsports, Top Fuel sponsor part ways

David Powers Motorsports, Top Fuel sponsor part ways

DAVID POWERS MOTORSPORTS MUTUALLY PARTS WAYS WITH CATERPILLAR, WILL NOT COMPETE IN 2009 HOUSTON (Jan. 7, 2009) -- Due to unfortunate economic conditions, David Powers Motorsports and Caterpillar Inc. have reached a mutual agreement to end ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
A lap of Road AmericaHeadline

A lap of Road America

There are a lot of great road racing tracks in North America (Laguna Seca, Road Atlanta, Watkins Glen and Miller Motorsports Park) but Road America in the scenic countryside of Elkhart Lake, Wis. may be the best. Front Straight. Photo...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
2009 Dakar entry list

2009 Dakar entry list

@>Motorcycles No. Rider Nat Make/Model ----- ----------------------------------------------------------- ----- ------------------------------ 1 Cyril Despres ...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
MX Sports Pro Racing on death of Oscar Diaz

MX Sports Pro Racing on death of Oscar Diaz

MX Sports Pro Racing Mourns the Passing of Racer Oscar Diaz Morgantown, W. Va. (Sept. 21, 2009) - MX Sports Pro Racing, the producers of the Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Championship, mourns the passing of professional motocross rider Oscar Diaz,...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
F1 2009 aerodynamics: Good, bad or ugly?Headline

F1 2009 aerodynamics: Good, bad or ugly?

One of the most intensely discussed topics amongst Formula 1 fans today is without a doubt the new 2009 technical regulations, and the influence they have on the front and rear wing design. Detail of the new McLaren Mercedes...

Larry Foyt: Moving AJ Foyt Enterprises into the FutureHeadline

Larry Foyt: Moving AJ Foyt Enterprises into the Future

The Foyt name has been synonymous with the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the past 50 years. The first four-time winner of the '500', Anthony Joseph (A.J.) Foyt always said that the Indianapolis 500, "made A.J. Foyt." Larry Joseph Foyt, three...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Dempsey's racing dream premieres at Le MansHeadline

Dempsey's racing dream premieres at Le Mans

Hollywood and Le Mans most notably united with Steve McQueen's Le Mans in 1971. The modern day incarnation of an American acting heartthrob going to Le Mans is Patrick Dempsey, though he has not traveled here merely to promote his latest movie or...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Main man at PorscheHeadline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Main man at Porsche

Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram MAIN MAN AT PORSCHE The year was 1990. Just as dusk was falling at Daytona, we were standing in the outer room of the Benny Kahn Media Center. Bob Wollek had won the pole for the 24-hour late that afternoon and...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Best of Colin Edwards quotes

Best of Colin Edwards quotes

COLIN EDWARDS' GREATEST QUIPS: THE BEST OF 'TORNADO WARNING' INDIANAPOLIS, Monday, Aug. 4, 2009 -- American MotoGP superstar Colin Edwards has participated in an exclusive interview series, "Tornado Warning," with the official Web site of the...

ALMS confirms class structure change in 2010 Headline

ALMS confirms class structure change in 2010

Confirming rumors that have been speculated for weeks, on Sunday morning the American Le Mans Series announced a class structure change in advance of the 2010 season. The series maintains a four-class structure but has made regulations adjustments...

Mon 12 Oct 2009
Laguna Seca: IMSA statement on GT2 finish

Laguna Seca: IMSA statement on GT2 finish

IMSA STATEMENT ON MAZDA RACEWAY GT2 FINISH Following the closing laps and finish of the GT2 race Saturday at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, IMSA officials placed Jorg Bergmeister and Jan Magnussen on a two-race probation period for the start of the...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Tomi Laine named Team Hammonds crew chief

Tomi Laine named Team Hammonds crew chief

TEAM HAMMONDS HIRES NEW CREW CHIEF FOR 2009 NHRA SEASON (HOLT, Fla., Feb. 3, 2009) - - Tom Hammonds Enterprises, LLC hires legendary European Pro Stocker Tomi Laine as crew chief for the 2009 NHRA Full Throttle Series season. "I have known...

Steve Kent Racing to run Cagnazzi engines

Steve Kent Racing to run Cagnazzi engines

Brogdon signs to run Cagnazzi power for 2009 (Houston, TX), The Steve Kent owned Pro Stock team and driver Rodger Brogdon today signed with Victor Cagnazzi racing to run Cagnazzi power for the balance of the NHRA 2009 Full Throttle tour. The ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
ACO outlines 2010 and 2011 Le Mans regulationsHeadline

ACO outlines 2010 and 2011 Le Mans regulations

This morning, the Automobile Club de l'Ouest (ACO)'s annual press conference in advance of Saturday's 24 Hours of Le Mans released the 2010 and 2011 regulations, aimed at balancing the divide between petrol and diesel-powered cars in the 24H's ...

Schumacher back into Ferrari cockpit for MassaHeadline
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Schumacher back into Ferrari cockpit for Massa

Ferrari confirmed today that seven-time world driving champion Michael Schumacher will come out of retirement to complete the Formula One season of Felipe Massa. The Brazilian suffered head injuries in a high-speed crash during qualifying for ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Didier Theys hangs up the helmetHeadline

Didier Theys hangs up the helmet

After spending over 30 competitive years behind the wheel of racecars, Didier Theys has decided to call it time on his racing career. The 52-year old announced Monday his retirement as a professional driver, but the likable Belgian will not ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
'Monster' dominates Pikes Peak againHeadline

'Monster' dominates Pikes Peak again

Pikes Peak was Nobuhiro 'Monster' Tajima's mountain again in the famous hillclimb's 2009 edition, and no assortment of top-notch rally and rallycross gear was going to take it away from him. Nobuhiro Tajima. Photo by Monster ...

Mon 19 Oct 2009
A1GP series pulls out of SuperGP

A1GP series pulls out of SuperGP

MEDIA STATEMENT: 17 OCTOBER, NIKON SUPERGP Please see below for an official media statement from the Gold Coast Motor Events Company followed by official statements from the Queensland Government, A1GP World Cup of Motorsport and A1GP ...

Sun 27 Dec 2009
A1GP 2009/10 season calendar

A1GP 2009/10 season calendar

2009/10 A1GP calendar announced <pre> 1 25 Oct 2009 Australia 2 15 Nov 2009 China 3 06 Dec 2009 Malaysia 4 28 Feb 2010 South Africa 5 14 Mar 2010 Brazil 6 21 Mar 2010 Mexico 7 11 Apr 2010 Portugal 8 02 May 2010 Germany 9 16...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Formula 1 sponsors falling: Bank on itHeadline

Formula 1 sponsors falling: Bank on it

On the heels of a second planned government bailout and the exit of its chief executive officer, Dutch financial services company ING announced Monday that it will end its sponsorship of the Renault Formula One team after this season. A deal...

Volkswagen final report

Volkswagen final report

Volkswagen duo de Villiers/von Zitzewitz - a congenial pairing Wolfsburg (18 January 2009). When two people understand and trust each other blindly, throughout many hours a day, across a period of more than two weeks - the chemistry between them...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Raikkonen, Latvala confirmed for Rally FinlandHeadline
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Raikkonen, Latvala confirmed for Rally Finland

The entry list for Rally Finland, released earlier today, reveals that Formula One star Kimi Raikkonen will be contesting his first World Rally Championship-level rally at one of the WRC's classic events next month. Kimi Raikkonen, ...

Stefan Moser new Head of Marketing and Comm of VW Motorsport

Stefan Moser new Head of Marketing and Comm of VW Motorsport

Stefan Moser is new Head of Marketing and Communications of Volkswagen Motorsport GmbH Wolfsburg (01 July 2009). Stefan Moser (49) becomes Head of Marketing and Communications at Volkswagen Motorsport effective 1 July 2009. In this role he...

Wed 14 Oct 2009
Ashleigh Sudholz crowned Miss SuperGP

Ashleigh Sudholz crowned Miss SuperGP

ASHLEIGH SUDHOLZ CROWNED PRINCESS BEHIND THE WHEEL AHEAD OF NIKON SUPERGP While TW Steel Miss SuperGP National Finalists Ashleigh Sudholz, Tamika Chesser, Chelsea Dunkley and Meredyth Williams have their minds focused on taking out the TW Steel...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
West Memphis Riverside Int'l Speedway preview
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West Memphis Riverside Int'l Speedway preview

World of Outlaws Preview: Riverside International Speedway History abounds at Riverside International Speedway in West Memphis, Arkansas and the World of Outlaws look to continue to add to the legacy of the historic ¼-mile this weekend. Nearly...

Sun 22 Nov 2009
Biagi and Rossi at Vallelunga 6 hours race

Biagi and Rossi at Vallelunga 6 hours race

Bologna, November 19th 2009 After participating to the ever green 24 Hours in Le Mans and SPA, and to the 12 Hours in Sebring, Thomas couldn't miss 6 Hours race in Vallelunga. The by now traditional race that takes place at the end of the season...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
Night scene on Singapore city streetsHeadline
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Night scene on Singapore city streets

Singapore 2009 preview Round 14 of the 2009 FIA Formula One World Championship takes place at the Singapore Marina Bay Street Circuit. Situated in the heart of downtown Singapore, the tight circuit passes various famous landmarks...

Mon 14 Dec 2009
Genoa Racing enters LMPC class in 2010

Genoa Racing enters LMPC class in 2010

Genoa Racing to Enter ALMS' LMPC Division in 2010 ZIONSVILLE, Ind., Dec. 10 - Genoa Racing, one of the most successful teams in Indy Lights and Atlantic history, announced today that it will undertake a new challenge in 2010: the American Le...