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Sun 02 Nov 2008
UK Winter: Series Croft summary

UK Winter: Series Croft summary

DOUBLE WINTER WIN GIVES SMITH HEALTHY LEAD AFTER TWO ROUNDS Irish racer Aron Smith (Rathfarnham) leads the ELF Renault Clio Winter Cup after winning the opening two rounds at North Yorkshire's Croft circuit on Saturday, 1st November. PH ...

DC at Daytona - Worthless testHeadline

DC at Daytona - Worthless test

Worthless Test The 2008 Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16 season came to an end with the final Miller Motorsports Park 1000k and, barely four weeks later, roughly 25 of the same cars (give or take) assembled at ...

Sat 01 Nov 2008
Coulthard confirmed for The Race of Champions
F1

Coulthard confirmed for The Race of Champions

COULTHARD CONFIRMED AS BRITAIN'S THIRD DRIVER FOR THE RACE OF CHAMPIONS 13-times Grand Prix winner to race for Britain alongside Jenson Button and Andy Priaulx David Coulthard has become the third British driver to be confirmed for this ...

Fri 31 Oct 2008
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Surf's upHeadline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Surf's up

Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram Surf's Up The race at Surfers Paradise has come and gone, but has it gone for good? Race start: Will Power (KV Racing Technology). Photo by Troy Hart. As street races go, this one is among the best.

Tue 28 Oct 2008
Team USA sets Race of Champions driver lineup

Team USA sets Race of Champions driver lineup

CARL EDWARDS AND TRAVIS PASTRANA TO REPRESENT TEAM USA AT THE RACE OF CHAMPIONS Concord, N.C. - NASCAR standout Carl Edwards and motocross guru Travis Pastrana will team up this December to represent Team USA in the 2008 Race of Champions held...

Mon 27 Oct 2008
Volkswagen newsletter 2008-10-26

Volkswagen newsletter 2008-10-26

Formula 3 Euro Series Volkswagen driver Edoardo Mortara secures second place overall At the Formula 3 Euro Series at Hockenheim Volkswagen driver Edoardo Mortara with a sixth-place finish at Sunday's race secured the "vice" champion's title in...

Sat 25 Oct 2008
New Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo series

New Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo series

Lamborghini announces: The Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo The world's fastest one-make series Automobili Lamborghini has today announced The Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo - the world's fastest one-make series. The series will ...

Fri 24 Oct 2008
Daniel Lloyd Silverstone test summary

Daniel Lloyd Silverstone test summary

MAIDEN CLIO CUP TESTS GO WELL FOR TEENAGE STAR LLOYD ELF Renault Clio Cup debutant Daniel Lloyd has thoroughly enjoyed his first couple of outings at the wheel of his brand new race car -- the Scammonden sportsman having had his maiden run last...

Tue 21 Oct 2008
FIM Superbike 2009 calendar

FIM Superbike 2009 calendar

The 2009 provisional calendar of the FIM Superbike and Supersport World Championships and Superstock 1000cc FIM Cup is the following: <pre> Dates Country Circuit Sbk Ssp Stk Mar 1 Australia Phillip Island X...

Mon 20 Oct 2008
Volkswagen newsletter 2008-10-19

Volkswagen newsletter 2008-10-19

Volkswagen Endurance Cup, the Netherlands "Manpower 1 team clinches title with fourth victory At the eighth and final round of the Dutch Volkswagen Endurance Cup at Zandvoort the "Manpower 1 team with drivers Ronald Morien and Ferry Duivenvoorde...

Sat 18 Oct 2008
Norbert Siedler 2008 season review

Norbert Siedler 2008 season review

"I will set some new targets for next season!" Norbert Siedler is looking back to a challenging double programme, as his Carrera GT3 that he drove in the Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup and his Tatuus-Honda S.2000 Formula Master car are two completely...

Fri 17 Oct 2008
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Chase dander up?

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Chase dander up?

Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram CHASE DANDER UP IN CHARLOTTE Against a gray October sky, the grandstands looked a dreary blue (as in empty) too many places at the Lowe's Motor Speedway. But as the cool, breezy night wore on, the Chase heated...

Note to Hamilton: F1 puts the

Note to Hamilton: F1 puts the "I" in team

Wouldn't it be something if Lewis Hamilton lost the FIA Formula One World Drivers' Championship for a second successive year? He seems perfectly capable. His effort in Sunday's Grand Prix of Japan was a display of first-corner impatience ...

Tue 14 Oct 2008
Volkswagen newsletter 2008-10-12
F3

Volkswagen newsletter 2008-10-12

ATS Formula 3 Cup Volkswagen driver Laurens Vanthoor ends season with win Volkswagen driver Laurens Vanthoor won the final round of the ATS Formula 3 Cup season. The Belgian started from second on the grid in his Dallara F307 Volkswagen for the...

DTC: Series Jyllandsringen and Championship summary

DTC: Series Jyllandsringen and Championship summary

Magnussen wins the Danish Touringcar Championship Major rivals Henrik Lundgaard and Tom Pedersen sidelined by incidents Jan Magnussen is the new champion in this year's Danish Touringcar Championship, after having won two of three races at...

Fri 10 Oct 2008
Ingram's Flat Spot On: Holy Smoke!Headline

Ingram's Flat Spot On: Holy Smoke!

Flat Spot On by Jonathan Ingram Holy Smoke! Stewart's Back All must be right with the world. Tony Stewart is back in victory lane. It matters not that NASCAR officials at Talladega had to give Smoke an escort with a ruling against rookie...

Tue 07 Oct 2008
Ferrari newsletter 2008-10-06

Ferrari newsletter 2008-10-06

The F430 GT2 wins Fia Gt Championship Maranello (Modena,) - A weekend to remember for the F430 GT2 class, as it reached new and important goals in the realm of International Grand Touring racing. Thanks to results achieved at Nogaro, the AF...

Mon 06 Oct 2008
Volkswagen newsletter 2008-10-05

Volkswagen newsletter 2008-10-05

Formula 3 Euro Series Third victory of the season for Volkswagen by Robert Wickens At Sundays race of the Formula 3 Euro Series staged as part of the DTM at Le Mans (F) the Canadian Robert Wickens (CDN) celebrated his first Formula 3 exploit as...

Sun 05 Oct 2008
ALMS teams, founder comments on Paul Newman

ALMS teams, founder comments on Paul Newman

REMEMBERING PAUL NEWMAN: A LONG, FULL LIFE The American Le Mans Series paddock remembered Paul Newman on Saturday as a larger-than-life personality and one of the world's most renowned figures in motorsports. When hearing the news of his...

Fri 03 Oct 2008
2009 Star Mazda schedule

2009 Star Mazda schedule

<pre> Star Mazda Championship presented by Goodyear 2009 Schedule: Date Location Track Type With March 20 Sebring, FL Road Course ALMS April 25 Virginia ...

Lola 50th Anniversary parade in Huntingdon

Lola 50th Anniversary parade in Huntingdon

A GOLDEN PARADE THROUGH THE STREETS OF HUNTINGDON On Sunday 12 October, Huntingdon will be set for a taste of Monte Carlo-style action when a symbolic parade of racing cars takes to the streets of the Cambridgeshire town. The parade will be a ...

Damon Hill attends 60th Birthday celebrations at Silverstone
F1

Damon Hill attends 60th Birthday celebrations at Silverstone

Damon Hill, Richard Phillips and staff at Silverstone celebrate the circuit's 60th Birthday Damon Hill OBE, president of the British Racing Drivers' Club (BRDC) and 1996 Formula 1 World Champion, joined Richard Phillips and his staff ...

Silverstone celebrates 60 years

Silverstone celebrates 60 years

Happy Birthday Silverstone Celebrating 60 Years as the Home of British Motor Sport On Thursday 2 October Silverstone celebrates its Diamond Anniversary, marking 60 years to the day since Luigi Villoresi won the inaugural RAC Grand Prix in ...

Thu 02 Oct 2008
Things that go bump in the nightHeadline

Things that go bump in the night

After Valencia's less than inspiring debut on the F1 calendar, Singapore's inaugural event, likewise on the streets, was a much more lively state of affairs. Although there was a lot of tedious hype about the sport's first night race -- which was...

Mon 29 Sep 2008
Newman Wachs Racing statement on Paul Newman

Newman Wachs Racing statement on Paul Newman

Statement from Newman Wachs Racing Mundelein, IL (September 29, 2008) - It is a truly sad day following the loss of our friend and partner, Paul Newman, after losing his battle with cancer at his home in Connecticut. Everyone at Newman Wachs...

Sun 28 Sep 2008
Statement from Newman's Own

Statement from Newman's Own

Statement from Newman's Own: "Paul Newman's craft was acting. His passion was racing. His love was his family and friends. And his heart and soul were dedicated to helping make the world a better place for all. Paul had an abiding belief in the...

Justin Wilson, Graham Rahal on Paul Newman

Justin Wilson, Graham Rahal on Paul Newman

Following are comments from our drivers Justin Wilson and Graham Rahal on the death of Paul Newman. "I am extremely saddened to hear about Paul's passing. He was a great guy to be with around the track. He was one of a kind. Obviously I am just...

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...

John Force statement on Paul Newman

John Force statement on Paul Newman

Comment from NHRA's John Force on the passing of movie legend Paul Newman "I never met Paul Newman. I don't want to embellish about a great individual. I did see him at a number of shows. I never had a chance to talk with him." "I did get to...

Jack Roush statement on Paul Newman

Jack Roush statement on Paul Newman

"Paul Newman - a real American hero, an inspiration to me in much that I have attempted in my adult life. Not so much for the parts he played but for the man that he was. He was one of Hollywood's greatest. He could not only talk the talk on...

Indianapolis Motor Speedway - Paul Newman tribute

Indianapolis Motor Speedway - Paul Newman tribute

NEWMAN'S PASSION FOR MOTOR RACING STARTED, FLOURISHED AT INDIANAPOLIS INDIANAPOLIS, Saturday, Sept. 27, 2008 -- Paul Newman was introduced to motor racing in 1968 while filming a movie at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, and that blossomed into...

Michael Andretti statement on Paul Newman

Michael Andretti statement on Paul Newman

Statement from Andretti Green Racing co-owner Michael Andretti on the passing of Paul Newman "It's certainly a sad day for all of us that knew Paul. He was just a great guy and truly loved everything about racing. He and I shared a true ...

Tony Stewart statement on Paul Newman

Tony Stewart statement on Paul Newman

Statement from Tony Stewart Regarding the Passing of Paul Newman KANSAS CITY, Kan. (Sept. 27, 2008) -- The following is a statement from Tony Stewart, two-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion and former IRL IndyCar Series champion, ...

Tony George statement on Paul Newman

Tony George statement on Paul Newman

TONY GEORGE STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF PAUL NEWMAN INDIANAPOLIS, Saturday, Sept. 27, 2008 -- The following is a statement from Tony George, the chief executive officer of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the founder & CEO of the Indy Racing...

Rahal Letterman Racing statement on Paul Newman

Rahal Letterman Racing statement on Paul Newman

RAHAL LETTERMAN RACING STATEMENT ON THE PASSING OF PAUL NEWMAN This statement is made by Rahal Letterman Racing on behalf of the team and of Bobby Rahal. Bobby Rahal: "We are deeply saddened by the passing of Mr. Newman. He was a man of great...