January 22nd, 2013
Red Bull has retained Sebastien Buemi as its Formula 1 reserve driver for the 2013 season. The former Toro Rosso racer moved into the role after losing his seat with Red Bull’s junior team at the end of 2011
January 31st, 2011
DENVER, N.C. — Mike Bliss will join TriStar Motorsports to drive the No. 19 Chevrolet in the NASCAR Nationwide Series alongside teammate Eric McClure
January 6th, 2011
HILLIARD, Ohio — By a vote of its current members, the Road Racing Drivers Club has elected 24 race car drivers and supporters of the sport to membership in the 58-year-old organization.
January 5th, 2011
Matt Bell (Grand Am Photo) DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Stevenson Motorsports has re-signed California native Matt Bell for a full season in the Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge Series Grand Sport division aboard the No
December 10th, 2010
INGOLSTADT, Germany — Audi debuted its new R18 LMP1 sports car Friday evening as the company announced its pursuit of a 10th 24 Hours of Le Mans victory. For the first time since 1999, Audi will contest Le Mans with a closed coupe again. “In the future, aerodynamic efficiency will be even more important at Le Mans than it was in the past,” says Head of Audi Motorsport Dr
November 17th, 2010
The Lotus, shown here at Indianapolis in the 1960s, name returned to IndyCar racing in 2010 and the company will supply engines to the series beginning in 2012. (IMS photo).
November 5th, 2010
AUSTIN, Texas — The Austin Environmental Board has unanimously approved site plans for the future Formula One United States Grand Prix venue that is scheduled to host its first event in 2012. “This project is on track,” said Richard Suttle, an attorney for the Formula One promoters. “In fact, the development plan is right on schedule
October 13th, 2010
The new F1600 Formula F Championship Series logo. SHARON, Conn
August 24th, 2010
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. — Pirelli first test of its F-1 2011-spec PZero tires took place last week with Nick Heidfeld running two full days at Italy’s Mugello circuit in a 2009 Toyota F-1 car. “This was the first step of our return to F-1, and we are very satisfied with how the tires performed and the information we were able to collect,” Pirelli’s Motorsport Director Paul Hembery said.
August 17th, 2010
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. — Bernie Ecclestone has admitted that staging a United States Grand Prix in or near New York City is a pipe dream.
August 10th, 2010
LEXINGTON, Ohio — Not exactly a secret but now it is a certainty — Honda will build engines using the new platform announced by the IZOD IndyCar Series earlier this year. Honda Performance Development announced Saturday at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course that it will build the new engine that will be used in 2012. HPD has been supplying engines to IndyCar since 2003 and its current contract was set to expire in 2011.
August 9th, 2010
LEXINGTON, Ohio — Not exactly a secret but now it is a formality — Honda will build engines using the new platform announced by the IndyCar Series earlier this year. Honda Performance Development announced Saturday at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course that it will build the new engine that will be used in 2012.
August 21st, 2009
TEAM PRINCIPALS: Ross BRAWN (Brawn GP), Flavio BRIATORE (Renault), Mario THEISSEN (BMW Sauber), Martin WHITMARSH (McLaren Mercedes) PRESS CONFERENCE Q: To start with a couple of questions to you all.