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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,...

Fri 17 Aug 2007
Spyker considers sale of Formula One teamHeadline

Spyker considers sale of Formula One team

Spyker Cars, the Dutch company which owns the Spyker Formula One team, is considering selling part or all of the team due to a refinancing plan and is also making changes to the senior management. In a statement on August 14th Spyker said that ...

Thu 18 Oct 2007
Ferrari confirms Massa through 2010Headline
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Ferrari confirms Massa through 2010

Ferrari confirmed on October 16th that Felipe Massa's contract has been extended until the end of the 2010 season. The Brazilian, who previously raced for Sauber, debuted in competition with the Scuderia alongside Michael Schumacher in 2006 and...

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 ...

Fri 26 Jan 2007
Honda presents the RA107 in BarcelonaHeadline
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Honda presents the RA107 in Barcelona

Honda was the sixth team to unveil its 2007 challenger when the RA107 was presented at Barcelona's Circuit de Catalunya on January 25th. For the moment the new car is in mostly black testing colours, ahead of a separate launch of the new livery in...

Wed 30 May 2007
FIA clears McLaren of wrongdoingHeadline
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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 ...

Wed 17 Jan 2007
NASCAR Champion Parsons dead at 65Headline

NASCAR Champion Parsons dead at 65

The 'Professor' has schooled his final class. After a relatively short battle with lung cancer, 1973 NASCAR Cup Series Champion Benny Parsons has died. Parsons retired from Cup series competition in 1988 after running 526 races and amassing one...

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 14 Apr 2007
Hamilton top in Bahrain GP last practiceHeadline
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Hamilton top in Bahrain GP last practice

McLaren's Lewis Hamilton stole the top of the time sheet from Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen in the last practice for the Bahrain Grand Prix by just six thousandths of a second. The rookie clocked 1:32.543 straight after Raikkonen had just gone fastest.

Tue 16 Jan 2007
Toyota launches the TF107 in CologneHeadline
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Toyota launches the TF107 in Cologne

Toyota was the first of the Formula One teams to reveal its 2007 challenger when the TF107 was launched at the Expo XX1 conference centre in Cologne on January 12th. The car, featuring the familiar red and white livery, is almost completely new as...

Wed 07 Feb 2007
Spyker reveals its new F8-VII challengerHeadline
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Spyker reveals its new F8-VII challenger

The name Spyker isn't exactly new to Formula One; the team, which was previously Jordan and then Midland, carried the moniker Spyker MF1 since the car maker took over Midland in 2006 and since the beginning of this year it's simply SpykerF1. 2007...

Mon 17 Dec 2007
McLaren confirms Kovalainen for 2008Headline
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McLaren confirms Kovalainen for 2008

McLaren confirmed on December 14th that Heikki Kovalainen will be teammate to Lewis Hamilton for 2008. The Finn was dropped by Renault when Fernando Alonso and Nelson A. Piquet were announced just this week as the race driver line up for next ...

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...

Fri 05 Oct 2007
IRL: Open-wheel veterans gunning for Petit gloryHeadline

IRL: Open-wheel veterans gunning for Petit glory

Andretti Green Racing started its American Le Mans Series program on top with a win in the Twelve Hours of Sebring. The driving trio of Bryan Herta, Dario Franchitti and Tony Kanaan outlasted the Penske Racing Porsche RS Spyders to give Acura...

Tue 16 Jan 2007
New Year's revolutionsHeadline

New Year's revolutions

The New Year is upon us and it won't be too long before engines are revving up on the Melbourne grid for the first race of 2007. Anticipation is high for next season: there will be no Michael Schumacher and no tyre war but there are drivers...

Thu 15 Nov 2007
Testing, testing in Daytona, day oneHeadline

Testing, testing in Daytona, day one

TESTING, TESTING 1 Oswaldo Negri, driving Michael Shank Racing's No. 60 Ford-Riley, turned a 1:41.502 (126.264 mph) -- unofficially the fastest lap of the 19 Daytona Prototypes at Daytona International Speedway for the a 'get-acquainted' test of...

Sun 17 Jun 2007
Audi R10 TDI takes repeat victory at Le MansHeadline

Audi R10 TDI takes repeat victory at Le Mans

Audi dominated the Le Mans 24 Hours with a near flag-to-flag victory in the 75th running of the event. Although the win was convincing it came at the cost of two of the three Audi cars that crashed out during the race, leaving the sole ...

Wed 11 Apr 2007
CHAMPCAR/CART: Australia's Power lands first win in VegasHeadline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Australia's Power lands first win in Vegas

Driving the new Panoz DB01 chassis in the Champ Car World Series Powered by Cosworth, Will Power won from the pole to claim top honors in the inaugural Vegas Grand Prix on the downtown streets. Will Power. Photo by Kurt ...

Tue 18 Dec 2007
Ekstrom earns Champion of Champions titleHeadline
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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 Oct 2007
IRL: CHAMPCAR/CART: A precarious state of affairsHeadline

IRL: CHAMPCAR/CART: A precarious state of affairs

It's that time of year again - football is in full swing both professionally and in college, sweltering summer temps are subsiding to cooler fall weather, and American open-wheel racing has seen their two competing series, the IRL IndyCar Series...

Tue 15 May 2007
Massa confidently takes Spanish GP victoryHeadline
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Massa confidently takes Spanish GP victory

Ferrari's Felipe Massa followed up his pole position in qualifying for the Spanish Grand Prix with an untouchable victory in the race at the Circuit de Catalunya. However, although Massa has firmly staked his place in the championship fight, ...

Fri 23 Mar 2007
IRL: Foyt reflects on 50 years in open-wheel racingHeadline

IRL: Foyt reflects on 50 years in open-wheel racing

The first four-time winner of the Indianapolis 500, Anthony Joseph Foyt Jr., recently stopped by the Texas Motor Speedway to reflect on his 50 years in open-wheel racing and his future vision for A.J. Foyt Enterprises. A.J. Foyt ...

Fri 15 Jun 2007
Past, present and future of Le MansHeadline

Past, present and future of Le Mans

Automobile Club de l'Ouest president Jean-Claude Passart announced the recent changes and future intentions of the ACO for the next few years at a press conference at the Musee Automobile de la Sarthe at Le Mans circuit. The circuit has seen...

Tue 29 May 2007
Alonso leads McLaren one-two at Monaco GPHeadline
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Alonso leads McLaren one-two at Monaco GP

Fernando Alonso led home a McLaren one-two at the Monaco Grand Prix with a just about faultless drive from pole to flag, the second win of the year for the world champion and his second consecutive win on the streets of Monte Carlo. Teammate Lewis...

Sat 17 Mar 2007
Raikkonen top in Australian GP last practiceHeadline
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Raikkonen top in Australian GP last practice

Kimi Raikkonen set the pace in the final practice for the Australian Grand Prix, the Ferrari clocking 1:26.064 on a track that was declared wet at the start of the session. Renault's Giancarlo Fisichella was second fastest, just under four tenths...

Tue 16 Jan 2007
CHAMPCAR/CART: Bourdais to test for Toro RossoHeadline
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CHAMPCAR/CART: Bourdais to test for Toro Rosso

Toro Rosso announced on December 11th that Champ Car's Sebastien Bourdais will drive for the team during the upcoming test session at Jerez this week. The Italian squad is scheduled to be at the Spanish track for three days, starting on Wednesday...

Mon 10 Dec 2007
WMSC not convinced Renault used McLaren dataHeadline
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WMSC not convinced Renault used McLaren data

After the World Motor Sport Council (WMSC) hearing on December 6th, in which Renault was investigated for being in possession of confidential McLaren information, the FIA has publicized its reasons for not penalizing Renault despite finding the...

Tue 18 Dec 2007
Vettel, Schumacher hand Nations Cup to GermanyHeadline
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Vettel, Schumacher hand Nations Cup to Germany

The estimated 55000 crowd came to magnificent new Wembley stadium to watch the 2007 Race of champions, The attendance was some what down on the expected 80000 and the large bowl clearly had a lot of empty seats but still the tension grew as the ...

Sun 17 Jun 2007
Tue 11 Sep 2007
Alonso takes dominant Italian GP victoryHeadline
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Alonso takes dominant Italian GP victory

McLaren's Fernando Alonso has been at the top of the Monza time sheets since Friday afternoon and he wasn't about to let anyone take the place off him in the race. The Spaniard dominated the Italian Grand Prix from pole to flag to take his first...

Sun 17 Jun 2007
Sat 30 Jun 2007
Ferrari dominant on French GP FridayHeadline
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Ferrari dominant on French GP Friday

Ferrari was not to be removed from the top of the practice times on Friday at the French Grand Prix, as in the afternoon it was once again two scarlet cars at the top of the list. This time around it was Felipe Massa who was fastest, his 1:15.453...

Wed 30 May 2007
Raikkonen rues Monaco qualifying errorHeadline
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Raikkonen rues Monaco qualifying error

Kimi Raikkonen was left disappointed at the Monaco Grand Prix after only picking up a single point towards his championship challenge. But the Ferrari man acknowledged it was his own error that left him 16th on the grid with a very hard task ahead...

Mon 05 Nov 2007
Alonso and McLaren officially part companyHeadline
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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 ...

Sat 16 Jun 2007
Mon 26 Feb 2007
Toro Rosso confirms SpeedHeadline
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Toro Rosso confirms Speed

Toro Rosso finally confirmed on February 24th that Scott Speed will race for the Faenza squad again this season. Teammate Tonio Liuzzi was announced earlier this month but Toro Rosso cited 'contractual issues' in regard to Speed and the American...