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Mon 10 Dec 2007
New Jersey Motorsports Park 2008 schedule

New Jersey Motorsports Park 2008 schedule

New Jersey Motorsports Park Releases Inaugural Race Calendar for 2008 Season Professional Racing Returns to New Jersey at All-New Venue Orlando, FL and Millville, NJ -- December 6, 2007 -- At the annual Performance Racing Industry (PRI)...

Tue 12 Jun 2007
Quad, Bike riders Botswana 1000 preview

Quad, Bike riders Botswana 1000 preview

TOYOTA 1000 DESERT RACE A MARATHON EVENT FOR QUADS The Toyota 1000 Desert Race will not only form the third round of the SA national off-road quad championship, but will be a marathon event for the four-wheelers who will have...

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 07 Sep 2007
OSS: Lake of the Ozarks preview

OSS: Lake of the Ozarks preview

Offshore Super Series Power Boat Race Brings Championship to Central Missouri's Lake of the Ozarks Lake of the Ozarks, Mo. - Hurtling through the water at speeds up to 185 mph, some of the world's fastest boats will compete for the title...

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 ...

Thu 09 Aug 2007
Hungarian GP: Toyota race notes
F1

Hungarian GP: Toyota race notes

Panasonic Toyota Racing leaves Budapest with three points after Ralf Schumacher scored his best result of the season in the Hungarian Grand Prix. Ralf drove a fine race to claim 6th place, with Jarno Trulli finishing 10th. After the team's best...

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 ...

Mon 22 Jan 2007
Joey Hand, Erik Bartoleo form Kartel Motorsports

Joey Hand, Erik Bartoleo form Kartel Motorsports

Joey Hand and Erik Bartolero form Kartel Motorsports Elk Grove, CA - Professional racer Joey Hand and long time karter Erik Bartolero have formed Kartel Motorsports (www.kartelmotorsports.com). Both Joey and Erik will continue their driving ...

Wed 24 Jan 2007
Sebastian Vettel pre-season interview
WSR

Sebastian Vettel pre-season interview

Vettel: "World Series gives me the pace to race" Sebastian Vettel was one of the wonder boys when he was asked by Carlin Motorsport to replace his Red Bull mate, Colin Fleming. He won the two first races in a row! Sebastian Vettel has now come...

Tue 04 Dec 2007
Richard

Richard "Tony" Fall passed away

The death has occurred of Tony Fall, former works rally driver, successful team manager, and lately managing director of Safety Devices. Tony was in Tanzania, assisting the organisers of the East African Safari Classic Rally, when he was taken...

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 ...

Mon 22 Jan 2007
Luca Moro suspended from competition
BSS

Luca Moro suspended from competition

Federation Internationale De L'Automobile: Doping Sanction 2006 FIA GT Championship Luca Moro, a driver in the 2006 FIA GT Championship, has been suspended after testing positive in a routine doping test carried out by the FIA. The decision...

Sun 01 Jul 2007
Bob Daniels dies

Bob Daniels dies

FORMER NHRA DIVISION 3 DIRECTOR, ORP MANAGER DANIELS DIES GLENDORA, Calif. -- Bob Daniels, one of the original seven NHRA division directors chosen to organize national operations on a regional basis in November 1959 and a former general...

Tue 16 Jan 2007
Dakar: Ronn Bailey Motorsports pre-event notes

Dakar: Ronn Bailey Motorsports pre-event notes

'The Phoenix Arises' as Ronn Bailey Motorsports Commences Final Preparations for the Dakar 2007 Recovers from a near-quest ending crash LAS VEGAS, Dec. 15, 2006 -- While the Dakar 2007, the world's longest, most grueling, most dangerous ...

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...

Tue 16 Jan 2007
New partnership for Toyota
F1

New partnership for Toyota

Toyota Motorsport GmbH and Kingfisher Airlines, India's fastest growing airline, today announced the signing of an exciting new official partnership. Multi award-winning Kingfisher Airlines will become an official partner of Panasonic Toyota ...

Thu 13 Dec 2007
Jim Covey wins engine designer award

Jim Covey wins engine designer award

Jim Covey Wins Race Engine Designer of the Year Award Covey and New Chevrolet R07 Engine Honored With International Accolade During 2007 World Motorsport Symposium DETROIT - After scoring 14 victories in 31 Nextel Cup events since its debut, the...

Sun 11 Mar 2007
Day one on Amelia Island

Day one on Amelia Island

Amelia Island - Day 1 The festivities surrounding the 12th Annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance kicked off Friday in and around The Ritz-Carlton. The brainchild - or perhaps the love-child - of Jacksonville's Bill Warner, the event...

Mon 26 Mar 2007
Bristol: 600 wins for Chevrolet

Bristol: 600 wins for Chevrolet

Kyle Busch Scores 600th Win for Chevrolet in NASCAR Nextel Cup Competition at Bristol Motor Speedway; Bowtie Brand Continues Status as Winningest Manufacturer in NASCAR Victory in Food City 500 Marks First Win for Impala SS in Return ...

Mon 06 Aug 2007
Porsche Trans-Siberian Rally start notes
CCR

Porsche Trans-Siberian Rally start notes

Transsyberia Rally: From Moscow to Mongolia Stuttgart/Moskau. At 11.20 a.m. local time (9.20 CEST) today, the first of a total of 25 Porsche Cayenne S Transsyberias will depart from Moscow's Red Square heading east. After approximately 7,000 ...

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,...

Wed 18 Apr 2007
TARMAC: Targa Tasmania - Day one Classic summary

TARMAC: Targa Tasmania - Day one Classic summary

Porsches battle for early Classic honours An enthralling battle amongst four top Porsche crews and a stirring drive by four V8-engined cars in challenging conditions has set the scene for a fascinating four days ahead in the Shannons Classic ...

Mon 10 Dec 2007
IRL: Penske Performance appoints new VP, Marketing

IRL: Penske Performance appoints new VP, Marketing

PENSKE PERFORMANCE APPOINTS JONATHAN GIBSON VICE PRESIDENT, MARKETING MOORESVILLE, N.C. (December 7, 2007) - Penske Performance has appointed Jonathan Gibson as Vice President of Marketing, a newly created position within its ...

Tue 09 Oct 2007
Ten Kate Honda reveals 2008 dream team

Ten Kate Honda reveals 2008 dream team

Following weeks of speculation, HANNspree Ten Kate Honda is pleased to announce its full rider line-up for the 2008 World Superbike and Supersport Championships. The Netherlands-based team will run a three-man squad in the Superbike class to ...

Sat 11 Aug 2007
Australian karting fatality

Australian karting fatality

The Australian Karting Association sadly acknowledges the tragic death of one of its members during a race meeting in Western Australia today. 54-year-old Perth resident Graham Peterson was competing in a kart meeting at The Impala Kart Club at...

Tue 16 Jan 2007
Woodard Racing suspends crew member

Woodard Racing suspends crew member

Woodard Racing Suspends Derek Lusk CHARLOTTE, North Carolina (Friday, December 15, 2006) - - Woodard Racing owner Rick Woodard announced today the indefinite suspension of crew member Derek Lusk for violation of NASCAR's substance abuse ...

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 ...

Fri 16 Feb 2007
UK Rally Ltd moves to new Midlands office
BRC

UK Rally Ltd moves to new Midlands office

Tesco 99 Octane MSA British Rally Championship organisers UK Rally Ltd have recently set-up an office base in Stafford in the West Midlands. The office is centrally located just a few minutes from junction 14 of the M6, close to business and...

Fri 16 Nov 2007
Patrick Hespen named Laguna Seca PR manager

Patrick Hespen named Laguna Seca PR manager

PATRICK HESPEN NAMED MAZDA RACEWAY LAGUNA SECA PUBLIC RELATIONS MANAGER MONTEREY, Calif. (Nov. 16, 2007) -- Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca announced today that Patrick Hespen has taken the position of Public Relations Manager, to handle ...

Thu 19 Apr 2007
TARMAC: Day two Classic summary

TARMAC: Day two Classic summary

Broadbent surges into Classic lead The Melbourne Porsche crew of Rex Broadbent and Michael Goedheer have charged from third to first place in the Shannons Classic competition on Leg 2 of Targa Tasmania as it moved south from...

Tue 07 Aug 2007
MT: Kaukauna - Ritchie Wauters spotlight

MT: Kaukauna - Ritchie Wauters spotlight

Wauters Brings NASCAR Experience to ASA Midwest Monday, August 6th 2007, (Daytona Beach, FL) -- When a driver jumps behind the wheel early on in their career, they may often dream of someday climbing behind the wheel of a NASCAR machine....

Fri 20 Jul 2007
U-9 Jones Racing - Bertram profile

U-9 Jones Racing - Bertram profile

Chris Bertram, Driver U-9 Miss Conover Insurance (Sumner, WA) Chris Bertram's assent to the unlimited ranks has been swift. Having only driven limiteds for 11 years, Bertram has become a quick study and is showing his...

Sat 21 Apr 2007
Kumho spotlights crew member Figueira

Kumho spotlights crew member Figueira

High school hockey player handling tires instead of pucks HOUSTON, TX.As captain of his high school hockey team, Brent Figueira, Jr., handled plenty of black, round, rubber objects. As a member of the Kumho Tires service crew at American...