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Fri 02 Oct 2009
RACE: SCCA driver death announced at June Sprints

RACE: SCCA driver death announced at June Sprints

SCCA DRIVER FATALITY; THRASH INVOLVED IN SINGLE-CAR INCIDENT AT ROAD AMERICA NATIONAL ELKHART LAKE, Wis. (June 20, 2009) -- Thomas Thrash Jr., age 48, of Houston, Texas, was pronounced dead late Saturday morning at St. Nicholas ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
DC at Daytona - Up All NightHeadline

DC at Daytona - Up All Night

UP ALL NIGHT On Feb. 3-4, 1968, the Werks Porsche 907s flat-out dominated the 24 Hours of Daytona, finishing 1-2-3 and produced one of the most unusual first and second-place finishes found anywhere in motorsports' history. Brian...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Baja 500: Provisional class results

Baja 500: Provisional class results

41st Tecate SCORE Baja 500 Round 3 of five-race 2009 SCORE Desert Series June 4-7 Ensenada, Mexico (432.51 miles) Total Starters: 267 Total Finishers: 195 (73.0 percent) Pro Cars & Trucks SCORE TROPHY-TRUCK (Unlimited Production ...

Wed 04 Nov 2009
SBRS: De Phillippi gives USA Trophy win at SilverstoneHeadline

SBRS: De Phillippi gives USA Trophy win at Silverstone

At Silverstone this afternoon, 16-year old American Connor de Phillippi (Team USA Scholarship) completed an impressive weekend by winning the 2009 Walter Hayes Trophy despite coming under tremendous pressure from Robert Barrable and Felix Fisher,...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
The new Formula One World OrderHeadline

The new Formula One World Order

Cost-regulated teams Last week the FIA presented some new facts about the earlier this year announced cost cap regulations which will be applied to the sport from 2010 onwards. Again, the FIA did not come up with the technical ...

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 ...

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...

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...

Thu 12 Nov 2009
Mark Busfield to be CRS Racing manager

Mark Busfield to be CRS Racing manager

CRS RACING APPOINTS MANAGING DIRECTOR These are exciting times for CRS Racing. After a strong debut season in 2008 and another good year of competition in 2009, CRS has big plans for the future. All will be revealed in good time but the first...

Mon 16 Nov 2009
Donington, Silverstone and EcclestoneHeadline

Donington, Silverstone and Ecclestone

Two weeks ago it became painfully clear that Donington Park CEO Simon Gillett was not able to pull off his stunt to host the British Grand Prix from 2010 onwards, after the circuit failed to meet the third deadline imposed by Formula One...

Fri 16 Oct 2009
Statement from SuperGP GM Greg Hooton

Statement from SuperGP GM Greg Hooton

Nikon SuperGP General Manager Greg Hooton was available in the Nikon SuperGP Pit Lane at 3.00pm today, please see below for a copy of the statement which he read at that time. "I need to make it clear that this event is happening next week. Do...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Massa critical, in induced comaHeadline
F1

Massa critical, in induced coma

Felipe Massa has undergone successful surgery at the AEK hospital in Budapest after crashing heavily during the qualifying session for the Hungarian Grand Prix. However, the Brazilian's condition remains critical. Felipe Massa is taken...

ALMS teams prep for Le Mans June classicHeadline

ALMS teams prep for Le Mans June classic

The usual summer break for the American Le Mans Series sees the sports car division off from its previous race mid-May at Miller Motorsports Park in Utah, until mid-July and the shortest track on the schedule, Lime Rock Park. ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
F1 2009 aerodynamics: Fast is always beautifulHeadline
F1

F1 2009 aerodynamics: Fast is always beautiful

See also the first part of this article: F1 2009 aerodynamics: Good, bad or ugly? Toyota TF 109 Toyota introduced their 2009 Formula 1 car at a "virtual" launch on the Internet. The new car should bring Toyota its first win: there is a lot of...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Henry Surtees dead after Brands Hatch accidentHeadline

Henry Surtees dead after Brands Hatch accident

Henry Surtees was 18 years old when he was struck by a flying wheel at the Brands Hatch Circuit in Kent, England, in the FIA Formula Two Championship series' second race of the weekend at his home venue. Henry Surtees. Photo by ...

Tribute to Ayrton Senna

Tribute to Ayrton Senna

ROME PAYS TRIBUTE TO THE BRAZILIAN CHAMPION Ayrton Senna Anniversary 18 20th September 2009 "We should give everyone a chance" Ayrton Senna Ayrton Senna Anniversary: Rome pays tribute to the Brazilian champion in September In 2009 it is...

Tue 15 Dec 2009
A wind of change?Headline

A wind of change?

A wind of change? After yesterday's meeting of the WMSC (World Motor Sport Council), the FIA announced a number of changes that were approved, ones that should improve Formula One and its governance, and also published the final version of the...

Fri 09 Oct 2009
US F1 Team interview with Ken Anderson Headline
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US F1 Team interview with Ken Anderson

5 QUESTIONS WITH KEN ANDERSON, US F1 TEAM PRINCIPAL, PRESIDENT & CEO Author: US F1 Team America's new Formula One team prepares for the 2010 season. Team interview with Ken Anderson follows: Q1: Ken, we're hearing about a lot of activity in ...

Wed 18 Nov 2009
ARCA - Speedway style 1980-1989

ARCA - Speedway style 1980-1989

1980-1989: ARCA Racing, Speedway Style TOLEDO, Ohio (November 11, 2009)-The early 1980s brought trying times as the ARCA community pondered how to proceed following the death of founder John Marcum but thanks to a dedicated group of new leaders...

Sun 25 Oct 2009
Bouman's guide to FIA Presidential electionsHeadline

Bouman's guide to FIA Presidential elections

FIA Presidential elections, a guide for dummies On Friday October 23 the members of the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA) will elect a new president, as current 69-year old president Max Mosley will step down after a reign of 16...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Doug Robinson assumes new IMSA role

Doug Robinson assumes new IMSA role

ROBINSON TO ASSUME NEW ROLE WITH IMSA Doug Robinson, who led IMSA through some of the darkest hours of sports car racing in the '90s and is given much credit for its resurrection, has yet another mission. One of IMSA's most influential...

Wins should determine the F1 championshipHeadline

Wins should determine the F1 championship

The F1 World Championship should go to the driver who wins the most races. Try it, you'll like it! It's not often that this writer agrees with Bernie Ecclestone on anything, but he's absolutely right with his plan for basing the Formula One...

WIMRC developes chocolate powered racer

WIMRC developes chocolate powered racer

Environ-MENTAL The steering wheel is made from Carrots... powered by Waste Chocolate and Vegetable Oil... with Potatoes used to produce the bodywork... and it goes 125mph round corners! Following the recent turmoil in Formula 1 arising...

Jeff Gordon finds victory lane in Texas Headline

Jeff Gordon finds victory lane in Texas

Surprisingly, Jeff Gordon didn't need any help getting to victory lane. The four-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion took the checkered flag in is No. 24 Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet amongst congratulations from and to his...

Wed 04 Nov 2009
Ingram's Flat Spot On: US F1 ready for Busch?Headline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: US F1 ready for Busch?

Ingram's Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram US F1 Ready For Busch? If NASCAR Valley is the source for America's next Formula One car, it seems fitting that Kyle Busch is being wooed by the US F1 team. Kyle Busch, Joe Gibbs Racing ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Wilson Sahara Motorsports to desgin Korean track

Wilson Sahara Motorsports to desgin Korean track

WILSON SAHARA MOTORSPORTS TO DESIGN NEW RACE FACILITY IN KOREA (SALT LAKE CITY, April 14, 2009) -- Details of a new motorsports complex in South Korea were released today by Wilson Sahara Motorsports, the company responsible for its...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
USAC racer McDaniel fatality in Knoxville

USAC racer McDaniel fatality in Knoxville

CHAD McDANIEL, 34, SUCCUMBS TO INJURIES By USAC staff writers Chad McDaniel, 34, of Concordia, Kansas, succumbed to injuries suffered while racing during Friday night^s midget race in Knoxville, Iowa. McDaniel was transported to Knoxville ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Hamilton and Kovalainen uncover McLaren MP4-24Headline
F1

Hamilton and Kovalainen uncover McLaren MP4-24

The Vodafone McLaren Mercedes Formula One team has been working on their latest creation since September 2007. Now it has been revealed it to the world at the Formula 1 team's headquarters in Woking, England. Lewis Hamilton and Heikki ...

Wed 30 Dec 2009
Ralf Schumacher rejected F1 offer for 2010
F1

Ralf Schumacher rejected F1 offer for 2010

Michael Schumacher's brother might also have made a return to Formula One in 2010, it has emerged. After 40-year-old Michael's sensational comeback with Mercedes GP was announced last week, his younger brother Ralf said: "Honestly, I also would...

Sun 08 Nov 2009
ANDRA: Darren Shepherd: fatal off-track accident

ANDRA: Darren Shepherd: fatal off-track accident

A Passing Of A Passionate Drag Racer And Friend Of Many. The Staff, Volunteers and Administration of Western Sydney Dragway and the sport of ANDRA Drag Racing nationally - regretfully announce the sudden and shock death of local Modified Bike ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Brands Hatch: Miss TW Steel UK crowned

Brands Hatch: Miss TW Steel UK crowned

Miss Kimberley Cooper Wins 'Miss TW Steel UK' Brands Hatch, England (May 3, 2009) - TW Steel, the 'Official Watch and Timing Partner' of A1GP World Cup of Motorsport crowned its seventh and final national 'Miss TW Steel' winner at the Brands...

Delmar Delaware International Speedway preview
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Delmar Delaware International Speedway preview

World of Outlaws Preview: Delaware International Speedway Delmar, DE--May 11, 2009--The First State will host the World of Outlaws for the first time since 2003 on Tuesday, May 12 as the series visits Delaware International Speedway to continue...

Harry Brix 1947-2009

Harry Brix 1947-2009

HARRY BRIX 1947 -- 2009 San Jose, California, Feb 2 2009. It is with enormous sadness that the death of Harry Brix is announced. The 61-year-old passed away on Sunday in his home town of Los Gatos, California after suffering a cardiac arrest...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Peugeot protests Audi ahead of 24H practiceHeadline

Peugeot protests Audi ahead of 24H practice

Team Peugeot has lodged a protest with the ACO (Automobile Club de l'Ouest) , the organizers of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, ahead of the start if this evening's first practice session. The complaint concerns the front wing of the team's archrival, ...

Meritus Racing eyes Formula One in 2016
F1

Meritus Racing eyes Formula One in 2016

MERITUS EYE F1 SEAT BY 2016 KUALA LUMPUR: Meritus Racing have an ambitious plan to be ready to compete in Formula 1 by 2016, making them the first South East Asian country to have an entry in the motorsports' biggest event, and they just might...

Wed 30 Dec 2009
2010 DTM schedule
DTM

2010 DTM schedule

<pre> 2010 German Touring Car Masters (DTM) schedule Date Country Venue 25/04 DEU Hockenheim 02/05 DEU Oschersleben 23/05 ESP Valencia 06/06 DEU EuroSpeedway Lausitz 04/07 DEU Norisring 08/08 DEU ...