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Tue 30 Dec 2008
Oran Park: Russell Ingall 2008 season review

Oran Park: Russell Ingall 2008 season review

HERE'S TO A GREAT FESTIVE SEASON With the presents opened and the after-lunch snooze done and dusted, I thought it was time to wish everyone a happy festive season. There is no doubt that this year was one of the most challenging and one...

2009 preview show airs on television
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2009 preview show airs on television

CBS Sports to air Preview Show of 2009 Monster Energy® Supercross Season AURORA, Ill. (December 26, 2009) -- Feld Motor Sports announced today that CBS Sports will broadcast a one-hour preview show in HD of the 2009 Monster Energy® AMA ...

Guillaume Moreau 2009 season preview

Guillaume Moreau 2009 season preview

FIA GT and the Le Mans 24 Hours for Guillaume Moreau Guillaume Moreau's first season with the Luc Alphand Adventures team yielded a Le Mans Series title in LM GT1, and they have renewed their collaboration for 2009. The man from the Limousin ...

Series notebook 2008-12-23

Series notebook 2008-12-23

News, Notes & Quotes from the Cooper Tires Presents The Atlantic Championship Powered by Mazda 2008 ATLANTIC CHAMPION NIEMELA WEIGHING OPTIONS FOR 2009 Since winning the 2008 Cooper Tires Presents The Atlantic Championship Powered by Mazda...

IMSA 40th anniversary - Tom Milner spotlight

IMSA 40th anniversary - Tom Milner spotlight

MILNER AND 40 YEARS OF IMSA As the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) prepares for its 40th season of road-racing, it seems appropriate to spend some time with a member of the American Le Mans Series paddock...

Mon 22 Dec 2008
2009 Int'l Women & Motorcycle news 2008-12-22
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2009 Int'l Women & Motorcycle news 2008-12-22

Harley-Davidson and Buell to be presenting sponsors of 2009 AMA International Women & Motorcycling Conference Harley, Buell and AMA Partner to Celebrate Women Riders PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) is thrilled...

Harold Primat news 2008-12-21

Harold Primat news 2008-12-21

Harold Primat Broadcast - Crans Montana hosts Pescarolo drivers' winter training camp for second successive year Crans Montana hosts Pescarolo drivers' winter training camp for second successive year Primat was once again joined in the Swiss...

Mazda and Saulnier partner for 2009

Mazda and Saulnier partner for 2009

Mazda and Saulnier Racing form Endurance partnership Saint-Germain-en-Laye, december, 20th 2008 - Following a strong 2008 season*, Saulnier Racing will expand their LMP2 sportscar program in 2009. The French team, based in Nevers, will run two...

Markus Niemela news 2008-12-19

Markus Niemela news 2008-12-19

Atlantic Champion evaluates 2009 options 2008 Formula Atlantic Champion and Rookie Of The Year,Markus Niemela, has been busy since the end of the Atlantic championship. Right after the last Atlantic race Markus returned to Europe for a GP2 test...

Saulnier goes with Mazda power for 2009Headline

Saulnier goes with Mazda power for 2009

The good news keeps coming for the European-based Le Mans Series, as Saulnier Racing announced Friday that it will expand its operations to campaign two LM P2-class Pescarolo Mazda MZR-Rs next season. The French squad led by Jacques Nicolet has ...

Porsche statement on death of Bob Carlson

Porsche statement on death of Bob Carlson

PORSCHE LOSES A MOST DEAR FAMILY MEMBER - BOB CARLSON Bob, who turned 60 years-old this past October, had a significant influence as both a journalist and public relations professional in the automotive and motorsports worlds, particularly...

Fri 19 Dec 2008
Silverstone: Race results

Silverstone: Race results

Pos Num Class Drivers Team Car Laps/Gap --- --- ------ -------------------------------------- ------------------------- ------------------------- ---------- 1. 16 LMP1...

EU3: Bradley Ellis earns Ford Manufacturer Cup
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EU3: Bradley Ellis earns Ford Manufacturer Cup

Ellis Collects FIA GT3 European Ford Manufacturer Cup Barely a week after receiving the BRDC Innes Ireland Trophy in London, Croydon's Bradley Ellis travelled to Monaco to attend the FIA GT3 European Championship prize-giving where he was...

EU3: Matech Racing to bring Ford GT to GT1 in 2009
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EU3: Matech Racing to bring Ford GT to GT1 in 2009

FORD GT1 - Matech GT Racing confirms! All can now be revealed. The highly awaited GT1 version of the Ford GT will shortly see the light of day, as such confirming the increasingly numerous rumours doing the rounds these last few weeks. The ...

VDS Racing joins series for 2009
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VDS Racing joins series for 2009

A new challenge for the VDS Racing Team The VDS Racing Team is getting ready for a new challenge in 2009: the Belgian racing team has been present on the circuits for almost half a century now and will again defend the Belgian...

Genoa Racing tested Henri Karjalainen at Sebring

Genoa Racing tested Henri Karjalainen at Sebring

Genoa Racing Impressed with Karjalainen During Two-Day Atlantic Test at Sebring ZIONSVILLE, Ind., Dec. 17 - The staff of Genoa Racing was very impressed with the performance of 22-year-old Finnish driver Henri Karjalainen during a two-day test...

Series lists Eastern Lites events for 2009
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Series lists Eastern Lites events for 2009

Toronto Tour Stop on 2009 Monster Energy® Supercross Schedule Included in Eastern Regional AMA Supercross Lites Championship AURORA, Ill. (December 17, 2008) -- Feld Motor Sports announced today that the Toronto stop on the 2009 Monster ...

Matteo Bobbi signs with Racing Box

Matteo Bobbi signs with Racing Box

AGREEMENT REACHED BETWEEN MATTEO BOBBI AND RACING BOX FOR 2009 LE MANS Matteo Bobbi and team Racing Box reached an agreement for the 2009 season. The Milanese driver, winner of the 2003 FIA GT1 world championship, will take part in the next...

Dubai 24: Event newsletter 2008-12-16

Dubai 24: Event newsletter 2008-12-16

Preparations TOYO TIRES 24H of Dubai well underway GENNEP (December 13th, 2008) There is less than one month to go before the start of the first major motor racing event of 2009: the TOYO TIRES 24H of Dubai. The fourth running of this race will...

Changes made to Adelaide street circuit

Changes made to Adelaide street circuit

MODIFICATIONS TO ADELAIDE PARKLANDS STREET CIRCUIT FOR 2009 CLIPSAL 500 The Confederation of Australian Motor Sport (CAMS) and the South Australian Motor Sport Board (SAMSB) have today announced changes to the Adelaide Parklands street circuit...

Racing Box, Speedy Sebah confirm Lola entriesHeadline

Racing Box, Speedy Sebah confirm Lola entries

While there's doom and gloom rocking the motorsports community, the worldwide economic downturn hasn't taken its toll on everyone. In fact, two European-based Le Mans Series teams are expanding their programs for 2009. Racing Box and Speedy Racing...

Tue 16 Dec 2008
Farnbacher Loles, Porsche preps for 2009 challengesHeadline

Farnbacher Loles, Porsche preps for 2009 challenges

Following last week's driver announcement from Flying Lizard Motorsports, fellow Porsche competitor Farnbacher Loles Racing confirmed that reigning American Le Mans Series GT2 co-champion and Porsche works driver Wolf Henzler will pair with 2007...

Whincup pilots his way to his first championshipHeadline

Whincup pilots his way to his first championship

The Winner, Three Retirements and Two New Tracks in 2009 Team Vodafone pilot Jamie Whincup won his first V8 Supercar Championship on Saturday afternoon during the first of the three race format for the final round of the Series. However, all...

Mon 15 Dec 2008
Adria 24: Thomas Biagi summary

Adria 24: Thomas Biagi summary

Together with his friends Daniel Ducret, Agostino Penna and Giuliano Altoe ADRIA, 14th December 2008 - Thomas Biagi has won the fifth edition of 24 Hours race in Adria during Telethon with Adria Race Way Team with an advantage of one round on...

Audi newsletter 2008-12-15
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Audi newsletter 2008-12-15

"Golden Helmets" for Audi and Dindo Capello Le Mans: Dindo Capello was presented with the "Golden Helmet" for the third time after 2003 and 2006. The award given by the Italian specialist magazine "Autosprint" is regarded as the "Motorsport...

Farnbacher Loles Racing announce 2009 plans

Farnbacher Loles Racing announce 2009 plans

Farnbacher Loles Racing will continue its strong association with Porsche in 2009. The team will again field a host of Porsche race cars in the American Le Mans Series, Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series and Patron GT3 Cup Challenge. Farnbacher...

Series notebook 2008-12-15

Series notebook 2008-12-15

News, Notes & Quotes from the Cooper Tires Presents The Atlantic Championship Powered by Mazda EDWARDS RETURNS TO ATLANTIC WITH NEWMAN WACHS RACING Two years after becoming the youngest driver Cooper Tires Presents The Atlantic Championship...

MOJO Rotax Karting endurance summary

MOJO Rotax Karting endurance summary

V8 DRIVERS AND KART RACERS BATTLE THE BIG WET IN MELBOURNE V8 Supercar drivers and the stars of the future all persevered in atrocious weather conditions in the MOJO Rotax Karting endurance race at VACC Park in Port Melbourne, Victoria ...

Dubai 24: Event newsletter 2008-12-13

Dubai 24: Event newsletter 2008-12-13

Preparations TOYO TIRES 24H of Dubai well underway GENNEP (December 13th, 2008) -- There is less than one month to go before the start of the first major motor racing event of 2009: the TOYO TIRES 24H of Dubai. The fourth running of this race...

Patrick Long announces 2009 plans

Patrick Long announces 2009 plans

Porsche announced today that factory driver Patrick Long, 2-time winner at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, will return to action in the American Le Mans Series in 2009, driving the ...

2009 ATV National Hare Scrambles schedule
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2009 ATV National Hare Scrambles schedule

AMA announces 2009 AMA Racing ATV National Hare Scrambles Championship Series PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- The American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) announced today a new championship series for 2009 that will honor the country's top ATV off-road ...

Ice Race Grand Championships ready for 2009 season
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Ice Race Grand Championships ready for 2009 season

AMA Racing Ice Race Grand Championships promise fun-packed weekend PICKERINGTON, Ohio -- Some of the most extreme racing on two wheels, against the backdrop of an unforgettable venue, will crown the first AMA Racing Amateur National Champions of...

EU3: Muhlner Motorsport 2008 season review
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EU3: Muhlner Motorsport 2008 season review

Muhlner Motorsport looks back on a successful 2008 season Champions in the ADAC GT Masters and FIA GT3 one-two in Spa Francorchamps. The Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium based Muhlner Motorsport Team can look back on one of its most successful...

EU3: CIK: World Motor Sport Council notes
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EU3: CIK: World Motor Sport Council notes

The World Motor Sport Council met in Monaco on 12 December 2008. The following decisions were taken: FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP The following measures to reduce costs in Formula One have been agreed by the World Motor Sport Council. These...