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Wed 09 Jun 2010
Bottas makes history at Zandvoort MastersHeadline
F3

Bottas makes history at Zandvoort Masters

At Zandvoort today, in front of a 43,000 strong crowd, Valtteri Bottas (ART Grand Prix) became the first man in history to win the Masters of Formula 3 title for the second time, the first of four drivers who have attempted to defend their title...

Fri 24 Sep 2010
BMW not coming back for F1's 2013 engine era - Theissen
F1

BMW not coming back for F1's 2013 engine era - Theissen

Even with greener and more road relevant engine rules on their way for Formula One, BMW is not expected to return any time soon. That is the view of Dr Mario Theissen, the German carmaker's motor sport director and former BMW-Sauber team ...

Mon 27 Sep 2010
Road America 2011 schedule

Road America 2011 schedule

Road America Announces 2011 Season Schedule Elkhart Lake, Wis., September 26, 2010-Road America has released its 2011 Season Schedule. Notable elements in the line-up include the return of the NASCAR Nationwide Series, June 25, 2011, with ...

Fri 01 Oct 2010
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Iron Man Felton returnsHeadline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Iron Man Felton returns

Ingram's Flat Spot On Iron Man Felton Returns by Jonathan Ingram Sometimes the kid who can only dream of being a racer becomes a racer. And the rest is history. Gene Felton at a 2001 Road Atlanta Vintage event in his Pontiac Grand ...

Sat 11 Dec 2010
Krohn Racing announces Daytona 24H driver lineup

Krohn Racing announces Daytona 24H driver lineup

Krohn Racing Announces Driver Line-up for 2011 Rolex 24 At Daytona The Rolex 24 At Daytona kicks off the first Grand-Am race of the season for Krohn Racing. Always a race filled with tough competition, each team must prove their ability to...

Thu 25 Mar 2010
A1GP Series for sale

A1GP Series for sale

A unique opportunity to purchase A1 GP - the 'World Cup of Motorsport' Leading global asset sales and valuations company, GoIndustry DoveBid, is offering a unique opportunity to acquire the assets of A1 GP, better known as the 'World Cup of ...

Wed 22 Dec 2010
Schumacher snubbed in magazine's top 50 drivers list
F1

Schumacher snubbed in magazine's top 50 drivers list

Michael Schumacher does not feature in an authoritative magazine's ranking of the top 50 racing drivers of 2010. The editor of the British print magazine Autosport, often described as the 'bible' for motor sport fans, said the seven time world...

Fri 11 Jun 2010
Le Mans Notebook: HPD reveals 2011 engineHeadline

Le Mans Notebook: HPD reveals 2011 engine

A mock-up of next year's Honda engine for the new LMP1 category -- a 2.6-liter V-6 twin turbo -- was on display in front of the pits of Highcroft Racing during the first two days of practice and qualifying at Le Mans. Not only is the mock-up an ...

Fri 10 Sep 2010
Hamilton hits out at FIA super license threat
F1

Hamilton hits out at FIA super license threat

Lewis Hamilton has hit out at the FIA's plans to penalise Formula One drivers for road traffic infractions. It is almost certainly the McLaren driver's so-called 'hoon driving' in Melbourne earlier this year that has moved the governing body to...

Tue 21 Dec 2010
F1 cars to have 'tea tray' front wings in 2013
F1

F1 cars to have 'tea tray' front wings in 2013

F1 cars will feature 1980-style 'tea tray' front wings in 2013, the BBC reported on Tuesday. With KERS and adjustable rear wings to feature on the grid next season, and radical 4-cylinder turbo engines to debut in 2013, the report said the ...

Tue 13 Jul 2010
Chris Pook involved in New Jersey F1 race bid
F1

Chris Pook involved in New Jersey F1 race bid

Chris Pook has confirmed he is involved with plans for a second Formula One race in the United States. Pook is a British businessman who championed the famous Long Beach street event for F1 before heading the Champ Car series. It has been ...

Ford Fiesta RS WRC development update
WRC

Ford Fiesta RS WRC development update

FORD ON SCHEDULE WITH DEVELOPMENT OF 2011 FIESTA RS WRC AFTER 2000KM TEST PROGRAMME COLOGNE, 7 July 2010 - The Ford Fiesta RS World Rally Car, the company's all-new challenger for the 2011 FIA World Rally Championship, successfully completed...

Sun 24 Oct 2010
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Richmond lived fast, died youngHeadline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Richmond lived fast, died young

Ingram's Flat Spot On Richmond Lived Fast, Died Young by Jonathan Ingram Was Tim Richmond ever really understood or appreciated by the NASCAR community -- the fans, the participants in the garage or the sanctioning body? Tim ...

Sat 21 Aug 2010
IndyCar and TMS race back to the futureHeadline

IndyCar and TMS race back to the future

IZOD IndyCar Series and Texas Motor Speedway Race Back to the Future The IZOD IndyCar Series has taken steps over the last month to insure that it moves into the future of open-wheel racing with the announcement of a new chassis, engine and aero...

Fri 19 Feb 2010
Fontana: Starting grid

Fontana: Starting grid

Pos No Driver Make Time Gap To 1st Speed Gap To 1st --- ---- ---------------------- --------- ---------- ------ ------ -------- ------- ------- 1. 1 Jamie McMurray Chevrolet 39.185 ...

Fri 08 Oct 2010
Engine makers want F1 to keep V8s beyond 2012
F1

Engine makers want F1 to keep V8s beyond 2012

F1's engine makers are banding together against the FIA's plans to introduce a radically new engine formula in 2013. It was previously believed the bulk of the teams backed the plans for turbocharged 1.6 litre 4-cylinder engines, in accordance...

Thu 09 Dec 2010
Mosport Int'l Raceway 2011 schedule

Mosport Int'l Raceway 2011 schedule

MOSPORT'S 2011 MAJOR EVENT SCHEDULE FEATURES BEST VARIETY OF RACING IN CANADA New Dates For Three Marquee Events (BOWMANVILLE, ON -- December 6, 2010) Mosport International Raceway announced its 2011 major event schedule today. The...

Tue 23 Nov 2010
Greg Anderson looses transporter to fire

Greg Anderson looses transporter to fire

Greg Anderson's Race Transporter Severely Damaged by Fire in California Mooresville, N.C., November 19, 2010 -- For the second time in less than a year, Summit Racing driver Greg Anderson has been the victim of...

Sun 15 Aug 2010
High-speed Daytona Prototype runs in UKHeadline
BF3

High-speed Daytona Prototype runs in UK

First high-speed runs of Daytona Prototype in the United Kingdom At Silverstone yesterday Anglo American Oil Company Ltd, Sunoco and GRAND-AM presented the top four competitors in this year's Sunoco Rolex 24 at Daytona Challenge and also ...

Sat 04 Dec 2010
Albuquerque, Schumacher and Vettel take ROC gloryHeadline
F1

Albuquerque, Schumacher and Vettel take ROC glory

2010 Race of Champions lived up to past events and the stars put on a show in Germany. The annual Race of Champions (ROC) was held in Dusseldorf, Germany this year following up on last year's ROC in Beijing, China held in the famous 'birds nest'...

Thu 04 Nov 2010
Off-road star Bevan Bertholdt killed in helicopter crash

Off-road star Bevan Bertholdt killed in helicopter crash

OFF ROAD FRATERNITY MOURNS BEVAN BERTHOLDT The Absa Off Road Championship fraternity was plunged into mourning when Bevan Bertholdt was tragically killed in a helicopter accident in Rooiwal, north of Pretoria, on Tuesday afternoon. Bertholdt...

Sun 28 Nov 2010
DAMC Statement on UAE Sportbike accident

DAMC Statement on UAE Sportbike accident

Dubai Autodrome statement on accident during UAE national race day It is with deep regret and great sadness that the Dubai Autodrome Motorsport Club (DAMC) has to report that an accident in the UAE Sportbike Championship, Race 1, resulted in one...

Fri 24 Dec 2010
Formula One - On and Off track week 51Headline

Formula One - On and Off track week 51

The promoters of the Austin Grand Prix, Full Throttle Productions (FTP), has been given the green light by the Travis County Commissioners to begin grading work on the site south-east of Austin. The plans for the project have not yet been approved...

Sun 10 Jan 2010
Bob Tasca Sr. obituary 2010-01-08

Bob Tasca Sr. obituary 2010-01-08

AUTO INDUSTRY LEGEND BOB TASCA SR. PASSES AWAY CRANSTON, R.I. -- January 8, 2010 -- Bob Tasca Sr., an automotive enthusiast, Ford dealer and drag racing innovator, passed away on Friday, January 8, 2010, his family announced today. Tasca Sr....

Thu 28 Jan 2010
Argentinean Jose Maria Lopez notches US F1 rideHeadline
F1

Argentinean Jose Maria Lopez notches US F1 ride

US F1 Team announces Argentinean Jose Maria Lopez for the 2010 Formula One season. Argentinean Jose Maria Lopez has been officially presented as one of the drivers for the new US F1 Team on Monday afternoon in a press conference that took place...

Mon 14 Jun 2010
Neal Parker has fatal crash in Englishtown

Neal Parker has fatal crash in Englishtown

Neal Parker lost his life today at his home track. The 58 year old Top Alcohol Funny Car drag racer was the second fatality at the SuperNationals in Englishtown, N.J. in a two-year span. National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) Funny Car driver Scott...

Fri 29 Jan 2010
A1 Team USA awarded $4.5 million judgement against series

A1 Team USA awarded $4.5 million judgement against series

A1 Team USA Holdings LLC awarded $4.5 million final judgment against A1 Holdings Ltd., et al. FAIRFAX, Va.--A1 Team USA Holdings LLC ("Team USA") has been awarded a $4.5 million dollar judgment against A1 Holdings Ltd., Antonio Teixeira and...

Thu 22 Jul 2010
ASCS news on Tyson Perez's death 2010-07-21

ASCS news on Tyson Perez's death 2010-07-21

Perez Succumbs to Injuries SEATTLE, Wash. (July 21, 2010) -- Tyson Perez succumbed to injuries sustained Sunday evening in a shop accident in Washington state. Perez passed away at 9:28 a.m. P.D.T., on Tuesday, July 21, in a ...

Sun 19 Dec 2010
Formula One - On and Off track week 50Headline

Formula One - On and Off track week 50

FIA announces new regulations, Reactions on lifting the team order ban, Lotus saga reaches boiling point. FIA announces new regulations Formula One's governing body, the F?d?ration Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA), has published the 2011...

Tue 15 Jun 2010
Felbermayr-Proton brings Porsche back to topHeadline

Felbermayr-Proton brings Porsche back to top

Speed, endurance and luck all played major roles in the always intense battle for the GT2 crown at this year's edition of the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Although the name of Porsche often plays a role, this year the 911 GT3 RSR of Felbermayr-Proton...

Wed 08 Dec 2010
Courtney crowned Champion in SydneyHeadline

Courtney crowned Champion in Sydney

Newly crowned V8 Supercar Champion James Courtney didn't hold back his tears as he celebrated an emotional end to the 2010 season, which has been plagued with ownership troubles within the Dick Johnson (Jim Beam) Racing camp and Courtney's alleged...

Tue 30 Mar 2010
Shell celebrates 450 races with Ferrari
F1

Shell celebrates 450 races with Ferrari

Shell V-Power race fuel, blended to perfection Long before the official Formula One World Championship began, the relationship between a passionate young racing driver named Enzo Ferrari and a global fuel company called Shell was blending on the...

Mon 13 Dec 2010
Renault signs deal with Group Lotus and ProtonHeadline
F1

Renault signs deal with Group Lotus and Proton

Today the Renault Formula One team announced a long-term deal with Group Lotus, the sports car manufacturer owned by Malaysian car manufacturer Proton. French car company Renault have sold their remaining stake in the Renault Formula One team to...

Tue 13 Jul 2010
John Metzger, driver fatality at Nelson Ledges

John Metzger, driver fatality at Nelson Ledges

SCCA Driver Fatality; Metzger Involved In Racing Accident By: SCCA Media Services TOPEKA, Kan. (July 6, 2010) -- John Metzger, age 55, of Charleston, W.V., was pronounced dead on Tuesday afternoon at St. Elizabeth Health Center in Youngstown, ...

Tue 14 Dec 2010
2011 World of Outlaws tentative schedule

2011 World of Outlaws tentative schedule

<pre> 2011 World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series Schedule (Provisional schedule subject to change) DATE DAY TRACK LOCATION Feb. 11 Friday Volusia Speedway Park ...

Mon 17 May 2010
Barrichello plays down steering wheel toss
F1

Barrichello plays down steering wheel toss

Rubens Barrichello has denied claims he recklessly endangered his F1 rivals after crashing out of Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix. The Brazilian veteran threw his steering wheel onto the racing line after shunting due to a technical problem whilst ...