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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, ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
SE: Shayne Lawson Bradenton summary

SE: Shayne Lawson Bradenton summary

Shayne Lawson Earns A/Fuel License and Qualifies Fifth in First Event BRADENTON, Fla. - Shayne Lawson of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma is back in action for the 2009 racing season. After taking almost a year off to regroup, the former Top Alcohol...

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 ...

Wed 30 Dec 2009
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Johnson, F1 exodus - top storiesHeadline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Johnson, F1 exodus - top stories

Ingram's Flat Spot On By: Jonathan Ingram Johnson, F1 exodus: top stories The Top Ten motor racing stories in 2009, according to one man's opinion. 1. Jimmie Johnson wins four straight -- This is the story of the decade. It only changes...

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...

Mon 19 Oct 2009
Team Malaysia comments on first round drop

Team Malaysia comments on first round drop

A1 TEAM MALAYSIA DISAPPOINTED WITH FIRST ROUND CANCELLATION The Chairman of A1GP Australia Pty Ltd Mr Alan H Evans released the following statement a few hours ago: "The Directors and Officers of A1GP Australia Pty Ltd have been endeavouring...

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...

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 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 ...

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 ...

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...

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...

F1 2009 aerodynamics: Fast is always beautifulHeadline
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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 ...

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 ...

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...

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 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. ...

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 19 Jun 2009
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...

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...

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...

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...

Lou Blaney passes

Lou Blaney passes

Racing Community Mourns Passing of Lou Blaney CONCORD, N.C. -- Jan. 26, 2009 -- The World Racing Group, Lernerville Speedway and DIRTcar Racing join countless others who are saddened to learn of Lou Blaney's passing on Sunday, Jan....

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 19 Jun 2009
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...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Pikes peak race results

Pikes peak race results

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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, ...

Wed 02 Dec 2009
Goodyear Racing spotlight - Edmond Richardson

Goodyear Racing spotlight - Edmond Richardson

RICHARDSON: CHAMPION'S GOODYEAR TIRES 'FASTER' AKRON, Ohio (Nov. 17, 2009) -- Edmond Richardson, the Greenbrier, Tenn. drag racer, grabbed his fourth career NHRA national championship when he took the 2009 Stock Eliminator title. He...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Journalist David Poole dies suddenlyHeadline

Journalist David Poole dies suddenly

David Poole covered NASCAR in a way no one else every could, his final stories for the Charlotte Observer covered this past Sunday's NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Talladega race; one filled with the usual racing drama. Remembering David ...

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...

Wed 14 Oct 2009
SuperGP entry list

SuperGP entry list

A1GP TEAMS ANNOUNCED AHEAD OF NIKON SUPERGP With the start of the Nikon SuperGP on Thursday October 22nd, it is time for fans to get their flags at the ready with the official team list of A1GP World Cup of Motorsport announced. Nineteen ...

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 ...

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...

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...