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Tue 01 Jan 2008
Asia: ART adds Stephen Jelley to driver line-up
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Asia: ART adds Stephen Jelley to driver line-up

ART Grand Prix is happy to announce that Stephen Jelley will join Romain Grosjean as the two official drivers to defend their colours in the new GP2 Series Asia Championship. Stephen's results from the British F3 Championship in the 2007 ...

Thu 10 Jan 2008
IRL: Stephan Gregoire - The American FriendHeadline

IRL: Stephan Gregoire - The American Friend

Let's keep this between ourselves STEPHAN GREGOIRE: THE AMERICAN FRIEND By Christian Courtel (Auto Hebdo magazine, France) Stephan took his Rookie Test at Indy alongside Nigel Mansell and Nelson Piquet Unlike Sebastien Bourdais, who has ...

Thu 02 Oct 2008
Sun 28 Sep 2008
Paul Leonard Newman 1925 - 2008

Paul Leonard Newman 1925 - 2008

PAUL LEONARD NEWMAN January 26, 1925 -- September 26, 2008 Paul Leonard Newman, eighty-three, one of the most warmly admired and universally loved figures in motion pictures and philanthropy, died Friday after a long battle with cancer at his...

Fri 19 Dec 2008
Luyendyk - Headline

Luyendyk - "Racing Heroes Tour" blog, part 2

Racing Heroes Tour -- Iraq (December 11-17 By: Arie Luyendyk Jr. Hi everyone here is my blog from the last few days hope you enjoy! 11-13 Baghdad Arie Luyendyk Jr. visits U.S. troops in Iraq. Photo by Arie Luyendyk Jr.. The ...

Sat 03 May 2008
IMS Indy 500 broadcast coverage announced

IMS Indy 500 broadcast coverage announced

ABC, ESPN, IMS RADIO NETWORK PROVIDING IN-DEPTH INDY 500 COVERAGE INDIANAPOLIS, Friday, May 2, 2008 -- ABC, ESPN2 and the IMS Radio Network will provide in-depth, behind-the-scenes coverage of the 92nd Indianapolis 500, with more than 50 hours...

Fri 16 May 2008
Bishop Steering wins IMS' Schwitzer Award

Bishop Steering wins IMS' Schwitzer Award

BISHOP VARIABLE RATIO STEERING SYSTEM WINS SCHWITZER AWARD INDIANAPOLIS, Friday, May 16, 2008 -- Bishop Steering Technology's variable ratio rack-and-pinion steering, new to the 92nd Indianapolis 500, received the 42nd annual BorgWarner Louis ...

Sun 04 May 2008
Larry Curry on the outside looking in

Larry Curry on the outside looking in

Vision Racing's Larry Curry, on the eve of the biggest month in racing, finds himself again on the outside looking in. Curry, team manager of the Indy Racing League IndyCar team co-owned by Indianapolis Motor Speedway's Tony George, was replaced...

Fri 19 Dec 2008
Luyendyk - Headline

Luyendyk - "Racing Heroes Tour" blog, part 1

Racing Heroes Tour -- Iraq (Day 1-3) By: Arie Luyendyk Jr. Day 1: Arrival into Kuwait. Going into this 11 day tour of Kuwait and Iraq I find myself not knowing at all what to expect. I like many others in our country only see the news...

Sun 27 Jul 2008
Winning Indy 500 riding mechanic Dunham died

Winning Indy 500 riding mechanic Dunham died

WINNING INDIANAPOLIS 500 RIDING MECHANIC DUNHAM DIES AT 96 INDIANAPOLIS, Saturday, July 26, 2008 -- Jimmy Dunham, the riding mechanic on board for Kelly Petillo's storybook victory in the 1935 Indianapolis 500, died Friday, July 25. He was...

Thu 23 Oct 2008
2009 ACO calendar

2009 ACO calendar

Keep these weekends free! The Automobile Club de l'Ouest's 2009 season is going to be an intense one full of exciting events for 2, 4 and 6-wheel vehicles on the Bugatti track as well as on the big Le Mans 24-Hours circuit. Get out your diaries...

Wed 20 Feb 2008
CHAMPCAR/CART: Jerry Karl losses life in car accident

CHAMPCAR/CART: Jerry Karl losses life in car accident

Gerald "Jerry" Karl lost his life on Saturday, February 16, in a car accident in Baltimore County, Maryland. The York, Pennsylvania resident competed in both the USAC and CART (now Champ Car) racing series. He leaves behind his wife of over 45 ...

Sat 26 Jan 2008
IRL: Alliance Motorsports charts a course to success

IRL: Alliance Motorsports charts a course to success

Alliance Motorsport's Jeff Matthews knew the road to Indy required precise navigation and a good set of charts to go by. That's why he decided in April of 2007 to build the ship from the bottom up rather than putting up a flashy mast and...

Mon 15 Dec 2008
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...

Wed 05 Nov 2008
Victory for Conor Daly in Silverstone ThrillerHeadline

Victory for Conor Daly in Silverstone Thriller

16-year old Conor Daly from the USA won the 8th running of the Walter Hayes Trophy at Silverstone today, but not before team-mate Josef Newgarden took himself out of the lead. The victory was achieved after a tense final race which saw Daly battle...

Fri 03 Oct 2008
GP3 series to be launched in the 2010 Season

GP3 series to be launched in the 2010 Season

We are pleased to announce that a new GP3 Series will be launched in 2010. This Series will be a stepping-stone into GP2 Series, and will take place within the GP2 race week ends. The chassis, the engine and the tyres will be decided after a...

Fri 05 Sep 2008
Franchitti returns, Wheldon does team switchHeadline

Franchitti returns, Wheldon does team switch

Dario Franchitti shifts gears by leaving his NASCAR foray to move back to the IndyCar Series, staying with Chip Ganassi Racing. The news of Dan Wheldon's departure came just days before his teammate Scott Dixon most likely will wrap up the 2008 ...

Mon 08 Sep 2008
Chicagoland: Team Penke race report

Chicagoland: Team Penke race report

Castroneves Wins In Thrilling Chicago IndyCar Series Season-Ender; JOLIET, Ill. (September 7, 2008) -- Helio Castroneves, driver of the No. 3 Team Penske Dallara/Honda, won Sunday's PEAK Antifreeze & Motor Oil Indy 300 at Chicagoland Speedway...

Fri 25 Apr 2008
Barrichello talk surprises AGRHeadline

Barrichello talk surprises AGR

"News to me," came the response from Andretti Green Racing spokesman Al Larsen as told exclusively to Motorsport.com this morning. Thus reports that Honda Formula One driver Rubens Barrichello, set next month to become the series' longest-serving...

Sun 07 Sep 2008
Luyendyk Jr wins at Chicago, Matos claims titleHeadline

Luyendyk Jr wins at Chicago, Matos claims title

Arie Luyendyk Jr. pulled through to score his first Indy Lights victory following a nail biting one-lap shootout Sunday in the SunRichGourmet.com 100 at Chicagoland Speedway. Luyendyk passed AFS Racing/Andretti Green teammate Raphael Matos on the...

Wed 23 Apr 2008
NHRA sends congratulations to Danica Patrick

NHRA sends congratulations to Danica Patrick

NHRA CONGRATULATES PATRICK ON HER INDYCAR SERIES VICTORY GLENDORA, Calif. -- NHRA congratulates Danica Patrick on her recent IndyCar Series victory in Japan, as she joins a long list of NHRA female racers who have won major auto racing events ...

Wed 14 May 2008
Jeff Simmons onboard at Foyt Racing for Indy 500Headline

Jeff Simmons onboard at Foyt Racing for Indy 500

Jeff Simmons returns to the Indy Racing League's IndyCar Series on Wednesday (May 14th) when he joins Foyt Racing in the No. 41 car for practice leading up to the 2008 Indianapolis 500. Jeff Simmons. Photo by Dana Garrett - ...

Sun 28 Sep 2008
Haas, Lanigan statement on Paul Newman

Haas, Lanigan statement on Paul Newman

Following is a statement from Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing on the passing of Paul Newman: "On behalf of Newman/Haas/Lanigan Racing, my wife Bernadette and myself, I want to express our most sincere condolences to Joanne and the entire Newman...

Thu 15 May 2008
Art Graham obituary

Art Graham obituary

Arthur W. "Art" Graham, III, director of timing and scoring for the Indianapolis 500 between 1978 and 1997, passed away on Sunday, May 12. He was 67. A native of Columbus, Indiana, but a longtime resident of Brownsburg, Indiana, Graham ...