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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...

JMW Motorsport to run Aston Martin GT2 program

JMW Motorsport to run Aston Martin GT2 program

JMW MOTORSPORT TO SPEARHEAD ASTON MARTIN RACING GT2 RACE PROGRAMME JMW Motorsport, runners up in their debut Le Mans Series GT2 season in 2009, will be switching allegiance for 2010 and 2011 with the announcement they will be competing...

Sun 27 Dec 2009
Aston Martin joins new GT1 World Championship
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Aston Martin joins new GT1 World Championship

ASTON MARTIN TEAMS TO COMPETE IN NEW GT1 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP Gaydon, December 23 2009. Aston Martin will be represented by two teams in the new FIA GT1 World Championship in 2010. Teams Hexis AMR and Young Driver AMR have applied for entry and...

Team Kolles 2010 season preview

Team Kolles 2010 season preview

Team Kolles' plannings for 2010 After its debut season in the Le Mans Series (LMS), team Kolles is planning to take part again in the most prestigious sports car championship of the world with the Audi R10 TDI in the upcoming season ...

Ute Drivers impress at V8 Supercar test

Ute Drivers impress at V8 Supercar test

V8 Ute Drivers impress at V8 Supercar test 2009 V8 Ute Series Champion Jack Elsegood and Racer Industries Rookie of the Year winner Paul Williams each took a test drive in one of Paul Morris's Supercheap Auto Supercars lasy Thursday, 17th...

Series news and notes 2009-12-22

Series news and notes 2009-12-22

Preparations Well Underway for 2010 Atlantic Championship BROWNSBURG, Ind. (December 22, 2009) - While there are still a few more days left in 2009, all involved with the Cooper Tires Presents The Atlantic Championship Powered by Mazda are ...

Strakka Racing statement on Acura deal

Strakka Racing statement on Acura deal

Strakka Confirms move to HPD ARX-01 for 2010 Silverstone-based Strakka Racing is pleased to confirm that the team will be competing in the 2010 Le Mans Series with Honda Performance Development (HPD) and the ARX-01 LMP2 sports prototype. The...

Fri 25 Dec 2009
Le Mans European Series 2010 calendar

Le Mans European Series 2010 calendar

Calendar for the 2010 Lemans Series season <pre> 07-08 Mar Official Tests - Paul Ricard Circuit 09-10-11 Apr 8H of the Castellet - Paul Ricard Circuit 07-08-09 May 1000 Km of Spa-Francorchamps 15-16-17 Jul 1000 Km of Algarve...

Mon 21 Dec 2009
911 street car to enter 24H of Nurburgring

911 street car to enter 24H of Nurburgring

PORSCHE 911 GT3 RS STREET CAR TO COMPETE IN 24-HOUR NURBURGRING RACE Walter Rohrl will drive a standard 911 GT3 RS at the famed Nordschleife circuit ATLANTA - December 17, 2009 -Porsche ambassador and test driver Walter Rohrl (62) will contest...

Series releases first schedule

Series releases first schedule

Auto GP will start in Portimao Imola will host the second event Date switch in the Auto GP calendar between Imola and Portimao. The host of the opening round of the series will be the Algarve circuit, on April 18, while the Imola event has ...

Sydney: TeamVodafone 2010 Commodore breaks cover

Sydney: TeamVodafone 2010 Commodore breaks cover

The first ever Triple Eight Race Engineering built Commodore broke cover yesterday with TeamVodafone driver, Jamie Whincup completing a shakedown in the car at Queensland Raceway. Dual V8 Supercar champion, Whincup carried out a handful of...

Christodoulou completes first Atlantic test

Christodoulou completes first Atlantic test

Star Mazda Champion Adam Christodoulou Completes Successful First Atlantic Test with Team Stargate Worlds at Buttonwillow BUTTONWILLOW, Calif. (December 18, 2009) - As the holidays rapidly approach and 2009 draws to a close, 2009 Star Mazda...

Fri 18 Dec 2009
Olivier Pla statement on Quifel-ASM Team deal

Olivier Pla statement on Quifel-ASM Team deal

Olivier Pla to defend his title... The Le Mans Series LMP2 champion will race again with Miguel Amaral and the Quifel-ASM Team... Olivier Pla continues his adventure in endurance racing, a discipline he discovered in 2008, with the Quifel-ASM...

Team Oreca Matmut statement

Team Oreca Matmut statement

ORECA & PEUGEOT Sport sign a long-term partnership 2010: A Peugeot 908 HDi FAP entered by ORECA, @2011: A Peugeot engine to power the new LM P1 "ORECA 02." "I'm happy, proud and enthusiastic," said a delighted Hugues de Chaunac at the signing...

Series January 2010 test preview

Series January 2010 test preview

2010 Atlantic Championship Series-Sanctioned Test Set for Jan. 22-24 at Sebring BROWNSBURG, Ind. (December 17, 2009) - The first series-sanctioned on-track activity for the 2010 Cooper Tires Presents The Atlantic Championship Powered by Mazda...

Team Oreca Matmut to be Peugeot Sport customer

Team Oreca Matmut to be Peugeot Sport customer

PEUGEOT SPORT CHOOSES TEAM ORECA MATMUT After taking time to consult the various teams which expressed an interest in running a Peugeot 908 HDi FAP in 2010, Peugeot Sport has finally decided to provide Team ORECA MATMUT with a car. The...

Olivier Pla to stay with Quifel ASM

Olivier Pla to stay with Quifel ASM

French driver Olivier Pla renews contract until the end of 2011 Quifel ASM Team and drivers, Miguel Pais do Amaral and Olivier Pla, received the LMS LMP2 2009 Championship wining trophies for teams and drivers at the ACO prize giving ceremony...

Series news and notes 2009-12-16

Series news and notes 2009-12-16

News, Notes and Quotes from Around The Cooper Tires Presents The Atlantic Championship Powered by Mazda * After a history-making 2009 Atlantic Championship season in which she became the winningest woman in series history, Simona De Silvestro ...

Thu 17 Dec 2009
Suzuki new on Blake Young 2009-12-16
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Suzuki new on Blake Young 2009-12-16

Rockstar Makita Suzuki's Blake Young Talks About Upcoming Season Brea, Calif. - December 16, 2009 - Rockstar Makita Suzuki is gearing up for another spectacular year racing the championship-winning GSX-R1000, and the team riders are ...

Tue 15 Dec 2009
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Same orbit for NASCAR, F1?Headline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Same orbit for NASCAR, F1?

Ingram's Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram Same Orbit For NASCAR, F1? The subjects of NASCAR's Sprint Cup and Formula One have been coming up in the same sentence regularly these days. F1 drivers have been testing Sprint Cup cars, Marcos Ambrose...

SuperNova will be on the Auto GP grid

SuperNova will be on the Auto GP grid

SuperNova will be on the Auto GP grid. The british team will take part in the championship maiden season with two cars, adding the series organized by Coloni Motorsport to its commitments, besides GP2 and GP2 Asia. So, after the DAMS entry, here...

Jason Bargwanna gets seat team with Kelly Racing

Jason Bargwanna gets seat team with Kelly Racing

JASON BARGWANNA HAS FIRST DRIVE OF KELLY RACING COMMODORE AT WINTON Recent signing Jason Bargwanna has had his first drive of a Kelly Racing Holden Commodore V8 Supercar at the team's end-of-season ride day at Winton Motor Raceway at Benalla, ...

Mon 14 Dec 2009
EU3: Marc VDS 2010 season preview

EU3: Marc VDS 2010 season preview

NEW BELGIAN MOTORSPORT TEAM SPLITS ITS PASSION BETWEEN CARS AND BIKES! The Belgian motor racing scene is set to enjoy a new addition to its community with the creation of a brand new structure regrouping several professional racing teams which...

2010 FIA GT1 World Championship

2010 FIA GT1 World Championship

<pre> 2010 FIA GT1 World Championship 04 APR ARE Yas Marina 02 MAY GBR Silverstone 23 MAY CZE Brno 04 JUL FRA* Paul Ricard 01 AUG BEL Spa-francorchamps 29 AUG DEU Nurburgring 19 SEP PRT Portimao 07 NOV ...

Porsche Cup winners 1970-2009

Porsche Cup winners 1970-2009

@>Porsche Cup Winners, 1970-2009 Year Driver Nat Team ------- ------------------------------- --------------------------------------------------------------- 1970 Gijs van Lennep NL Wihuri 1971 Erwin ...

Dirk Werner Porsche Cup summary

Dirk Werner Porsche Cup summary

Dirk Werner, 2009 Rolex Grand-Am GT Driver Co-champion, earns Porsche Cup STUTTGART, Germany - December 11 --Dirk Werner (Germany), 2009 co-champion driver of the Rolex Grand-Am GT Farnbacher Loles Porsche 911 GT3 Cup car, has won the ...

French team DAMS joins Auto GP

French team DAMS joins Auto GP

DAMS will be on the grid of the Auto GP maiden season. The french team has found an agreement with the championship organization and, therefore, will field three cars in the racing series that will start in Imola on April 11, awarding an...

James Rosenberg, Tim Slade and SBR partners for 2010

James Rosenberg, Tim Slade and SBR partners for 2010

JAMES ROSENBERG, TIM SLADE AND STONE BROTHERS RACING PARTNER FOR 2010 Brand-new V8 Supercar Racing Entitlements Contract (REC) owner James Rosenberg has today confirmed a partnership with Stone Brothers Racing to prepare and run a Ford FG Falcon...

Utes: Series newsletter 2009-12-11

Utes: Series newsletter 2009-12-11

V8 Utes Trans Tasman Test Match for Hamilton Street Race It's a well known fact that Australian's and New Zealanders love to battle it out for top honors in Cricket, Rugby Union and League. Now, Trans Tasman rivalry has expanded with 16 V8 Utes...

Series news on youngest driver's debut in 2010

Series news on youngest driver's debut in 2010

Fifteen-Year-Old Zach Veach and Jensen MotorSport Join Forces for Historic Season in 2010 Cooper Tires Presents The Atlantic Championship Powered by Mazda ORLANDO, Fla. (December 11, 2009) - With the 23rd annual Performance Racing Industry ...

Porsche 2010 news 2009-12-11

Porsche 2010 news 2009-12-11

BERGMEISTER/LONG LEAD PORSCHE'S DEFENSE OF GT TITLES STUTTGART, Germany - December 11 -- Porsche will remain loyal to its successful customer teams and drivers in major international GT series around the world for 2010, including those in the ...

Series announces WMX 2010 schedule
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Series announces WMX 2010 schedule

MX Sports Pro Racing Announces 2010 Lucas Oil Women's Motocross Championship Schedule World's Fastest Females Visit Two New Tracks for Eight-Race Title Fight MORGANTOWN, W.V. (December 11, 2009) - After a very competitive 2009 season, which...

World Motor Sport Council notes 2009-12-11
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World Motor Sport Council notes 2009-12-11

World Motor Sport Council The World Motor Sport Council met in Monaco on 11 December 2009. The following decisions were taken: MOBILITY AND MOTOR SPORT The FIA President opened the meeting by reaffirming his strong commitment to encouraging...

Sydney: Utes: Glenn McNally weekend summary

Sydney: Utes: Glenn McNally weekend summary

SOLID SEASON IN V8 UTES ENDS FOR MCNALLY IN SYDNEY Glenn McNally didn't take much from the Sydney 500 Grand Final of the V8 Utes Series but could look back on a solid year of improvement in his second season in the popular category. Sunday ...

Sat 12 Dec 2009
Prestigious awards for Aston Martin Drivers

Prestigious awards for Aston Martin Drivers

Gaydon, December 9 2009. Aston Martin Racing drivers, Jan Charouz (CZ), Toma' Enge (CZ) and Stefan Mucke (DE) celebrated their 2009 racing achievements by receiving two prestigious awards. Charouz and Mucke travelled to Le Mans, France on ...

Thu 10 Dec 2009
Sydney connection steals the show on SundayHeadline

Sydney connection steals the show on Sunday

THE SYDNEY CONNECTION STEAL THE SHOW AT TELSTRA 500 James Courtney, Michael Caruso and Mark Winterbottom all survived the carnage of the final 250 kilometre race at the Telstra 500 at Sydney Olympic Park yesterday and in doing so ensured an all...