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Sat 22 Dec 2007
Same Bird moves to F3 Euro Series
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Same Bird moves to F3 Euro Series

BIRD TO FLY THE FLAG IN EUROPE Sam Bird will be competing in the Formula 3 Euro Series with Manor Motorsport in 2008. The 20 year old CJ Motorsport managed driver will enjoy continued support from BP Ultimate in his quest for ...

MOTO-ST: 2008 provisional schedule announced

MOTO-ST: 2008 provisional schedule announced

The SunTrust MOTO-ST Series Announces Provisional Schedule for 2008 Daytona Beach, Fla. - Ready to head into its second year, the SunTrust MOTO-ST Series -- America's newest two-wheeled professional racing tour -- plans to deliver an...

2008 FIA WTCC calendar (revised)

2008 FIA WTCC calendar (revised)

<pre> Round Date Country Venue 1&2 March 2 BRAZIL Curitiba 3&4 April 6 MEXICO Puebla Amozoc 5&6 May 18 SPAIN Valencia 7&8 June 1 FRANCE ...

SUPERCROSS: Special night announced for Anaheim 2008
AMA

SUPERCROSS: Special night announced for Anaheim 2008

Monster Energy® Supercross Throwback Night at Second Round of Anaheim Pays Tribute to Supercross' Golden Era AURORA (December 19, 2007) -- Monster Energy® AMA Supercross, an FIM World Championship, announced today that the second round of...

Tue 18 Dec 2007
Darren Gass end of season celebrations
BRC

Darren Gass end of season celebrations

GASS FINISHES ON A HIGH Markethill teenager Darren Gass and his Scots co-driver Neil Shanks have had a very good year by anybody's standards. Darren made the decision to swap from the Fiesta S1600 that they had campaigned in their first...

Mattias Ekstrom wins Race of Champions, Audi summary
DTM

Mattias Ekstrom wins Race of Champions, Audi summary

DTM champion beats Michael Schumacher in finale Audi factory driver's second consecutive win Audi A4 DTM and Audi R10 TDI enthrall 50,000 fans Mattias Ekstrom has made one of his biggest dreams come true: In the final round of the "Race of ...

Ekstrom earns Champion of Champions titleHeadline
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Ekstrom earns Champion of Champions title

The Race of Champions and the Champion of Champions title in particular is the title all the drivers want to win. The charity event is by invitation only and it attracts the top names in motorsport. All the drivers in the event do not get paid a...

Sat 15 Dec 2007
Drag Racer Bishop gets a Supercar thrill

Drag Racer Bishop gets a Supercar thrill

DRAG RACING STAR EXPERIENCES V8 THRILLS WITH LOWNDESEY The world's fastest jeweller Stuart Bishop experienced speed of a different kind in Ipswich today when he left his Diamond Doorslammer dragster in the garage for a stint in the V8 Supercar...

Mattias Ekstrom Race of Champions preview
DTM

Mattias Ekstrom Race of Champions preview

Ekstrom defends title in Race of Champions DTM champion meets his role model Michael Schumache Motorsport stars select their champion in London Show programme with Audi A4 DTM and Audi R10 TDI Exactly two months ago Mattias Ekstrom clinched the...

Eric Curran raced in Thunderhill 25H event

Eric Curran raced in Thunderhill 25H event

Eric Curran 3rd in Class at 25 Hours of Thunderhill SPEED World Challenge and GrandAm winner joins factory MER Mazda MX-5 program for the 25hr event, takes 3rd in class. Easthampton, MA - The versatile Eric Curran added another tough event to...

Ambrose shows Earnhardt Jr the V8 Super School

Ambrose shows Earnhardt Jr the V8 Super School

AMBROSE SHOWS DALE EARNHARDT JR AROUND HIS V8 SUPER SCHOOL ON THE GOLD COAST Australian NASCAR driver Marcos Ambrose has spent the day with NASCAR superstar Dale Earnhardt Jr at Ambrose's V8 Super School on the Gold Coast in Australia ...

2007 defining moments
PWC

2007 defining moments

The Defining Moments of 2007 TOPEKA, Kan. (Dec. 13, 2007) -- As the days run out on 2007, we asked some SCCA Pro Racing SPEED World Challenge drivers to look back on their season and share what they felt was the defining moment of 2007 ...

Thu 13 Dec 2007
BTCC: Arkas Racing 2007 season review

BTCC: Arkas Racing 2007 season review

HiQ MSA British Touring Car Championship entrant Arkas Racing certainly made an impact during its maiden season of competition in 2007, an action-packed year which saw Turkish racer Erkut Kizilirmak finish an excellent joint-eighth in the ...

MOTO-GT: Go Big Racing receive MAX Award

MOTO-GT: Go Big Racing receive MAX Award

GO BIG RACING HONOURED TO RECEIVE MAX AWARD (Toronto, ON) It was confirmed last week that Ross Millson (Hamilton, ON) and Paul Glenn (Keene, ON) of Go Big Racing will be the recipients of a Motorcycle Award of Excellence (MAX Award) in the ...

NayKid Racing season review
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NayKid Racing season review

NayKid Racing Overcomes Obstacles to Ride Momentum to Strong Finish PUYALLUP, Wash., December 11, 2007 - Hindsight being 20/20, it is easy to look back on the 2007 SPEED World Challenge GT season as a rousing success for Series rookie Cindi Lux...

Mon 10 Dec 2007
SEAT Sport keeps Tiago Monteiro for 2008

SEAT Sport keeps Tiago Monteiro for 2008

SEAT Sport renews its confidence in Tiago Monteiro for the 2008 FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) Tiago Monteiro will be part of SEAT Sport's main assets in the 2008 FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC). The Oporto born driver will...

Minister president visits Audi DTM champions
DTM

Minister president visits Audi DTM champions

Gunther Beckstein pays visit to Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline Audi driver Martin Tomczyk pilots CSU boss in race taxi City of Kempten recognises the champions' squad as well On the occasion of a visit to Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline the...

Series newsletter 2007-12-08

Series newsletter 2007-12-08

WTCC CALENDAR APPROVED BY WMSC During their meeting held yesterday in Monaco, the FIA World Motor Sport Council have approved the 2008 FIA World Touring Car Championship calendar. The series will start at Curitiba, Brazil, on March 2nd and...

Mattias Ekstrom drives Audi R8
DTM

Mattias Ekstrom drives Audi R8

DTM Champion adds to his car pool Sportscar in colours of DTM championship winning car Car handed over at Audi Forum Neckarsulm After Tom Kristensen, Mattias Ekstrom now drives the most sporting Audi day-to-day: For winning the DTM title the...

New Jersey Motorsports Park 2008 schedule

New Jersey Motorsports Park 2008 schedule

New Jersey Motorsports Park Releases Inaugural Race Calendar for 2008 Season Professional Racing Returns to New Jersey at All-New Venue Orlando, FL and Millville, NJ -- December 6, 2007 -- At the annual Performance Racing Industry (PRI)...

Philip Major joins Fortec for 2008
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Philip Major joins Fortec for 2008

Ottawa driver signs with leading British F3 team Majorspeed.com driver Philip Major has announced that he has signed with Fortec Motorsport Ltd, for the 2008 British F3 Championship. Major has been in the UK since the fall testing with his new...

Subject: Audi celebrates DTM title victory
DTM

Subject: Audi celebrates DTM title victory

End of season party in Audi Forum Neckarsulm DTM stars honoured by Michael Dick and Jorg Felske Official send-off for Christian Abt and Vanina Ickx Audi thanked the Audi Sport team, the race teams, the partners and the drivers for the successful...

BITD: GM celebrates 2007 championships

BITD: GM celebrates 2007 championships

General Motors Scores 21 Racing Championships in 2007 GM Race Teams Complete Successful Season with Drivers and Manufacturers Championships in Stock Car, Road Racing, Drag Racing, Open Wheel and Off-Road Competition DETROIT - General Motors ...

Fri 07 Dec 2007
Earnhardt to drive V8 Supercars in AustraliaHeadline

Earnhardt to drive V8 Supercars in Australia

After being voted the 2007 NASCAR NMPA Chex Most Popular Driver for the fifth consecutive year and being presented with the award only a few days earlier at the NASCAR NMPA Myers Brothers Media Luncheon in New York City, Dale Earnhardt Jr. didn't...

Wed 05 Dec 2007
Tander takes V8 Supercar Title

Tander takes V8 Supercar Title

Garth Tander took his first V8 Supercar Championship after 7 years of trying in front of a record crowd at the Phillip Island Grand Prix circuit in country Victoria. The lanky West Australian had to wait until the final race of the season before...

YCC Art Project For Chevrolet WTCC Livery

YCC Art Project For Chevrolet WTCC Livery

ART CONTEST CHOOSES DECORATING A LACETTI WTC AS ONE OF ITS 2008 THEMES "Young? Creative? Chevrolet!" In 2008 the Chevrolet WTCC team will be closely associated with "Young? Creative? Chevrolet!", the art contest promoted by Chevrolet. One of...

Wales Rally GB: Co-driver Darren Garrod summary
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Wales Rally GB: Co-driver Darren Garrod summary

Pwllheli co driver takes top 6 in British Championship Pwllheli based Darren Garrod scored a career best when he finished fifth amongst the British Rally Championship contenders on last weekends final round, Wales Rally GB to end the season...

Wales Rally GB: Wayne Radford summary
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Wales Rally GB: Wayne Radford summary

Wales Rally GB not kind to Radford Sheffield based Wayne Radford suffered a rally to forget when a dark cloud appeared to follow him around Wales Rally GB, culminating in a rally ending road accident caused by a negligent civilian crashing ...

Wales Rally GB: David Meredith summary
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Wales Rally GB: David Meredith summary

Meredith happy to finish Wales Rally GB Dolgellau based David Meredith was more than happy to see the finish ramp of last weekends Wales Rally GB, his first ever world rally, after battling through a catalogue of dramas on the 3 day marathon ...

Tue 04 Dec 2007
Wales Rally GB: Rob Swann summary
BRC

Wales Rally GB: Rob Swann summary

Swann takes hard fought fifth in championship Bishop Stortford based Rob Swann ends the 2007 British Rally Championship with a career best fifth overall after enduring a mixture of adventures en route to finishing fifth amongst the British Rally...

Wales Rally GB: Matt Beebe summary
BRC

Wales Rally GB: Matt Beebe summary

Matt successfully defends title. Multiple rally champion Matt Beebe successfully defended his Class R2 British Rally Championship crown when he triumphed on last weekends grand finale, the 3 day long Wales Rally GB. Nuneaton based Matt,...

Bahrain named as Race of the Year

Bahrain named as Race of the Year

BIC award of Best event of the Year - Aussie V8s The Bahrain International Circuit was awarded the highest accolade by the V8 Supercars Championship during Monday night's end of season V8 Supercars Championship Awards ceremony in Melbourne, ...

2007 season sumary
BRC

2007 season sumary

Classes and Champions The classes and categories of the Tesco 99 Octane MSA British Rally Championship have all been settled on the final two scoring rounds of Wales Rally GB this weekend. The fierce battle at the front was, of course...

Wales Rally GB: Laverty wins inaugural Citroen C2R2 Cup
BRC

Wales Rally GB: Laverty wins inaugural Citroen C2R2 Cup

Martin Laverty proved that it's never too late for a new champion when he and co-driver Andrew Roughead won the UK's inaugural Citroen C2R2 Cup on Rally GB this weekend. The Tesco 99 Octane MSA British Rally Championship based series ...

Wales Rally GB: Pirelli Star Driver final nomination
BRC

Wales Rally GB: Pirelli Star Driver final nomination

Final Pirelli Star Driver nomination announced The final round of the Tesco 99 Octane MSA British MSA Championship, Rally GB, has seen the final nomination in the inaugural Pirelli Star Driver competition. Matt Beebe has impressed many...