August 28th, 2013
The success of Lotus’s long-wheelbase car will be a key barometer of the team’s technical approach to the 2014 Formula 1 campaign, according to team principal Eric Boullier.
August 27th, 2013
Australia’s national Formula Ford championship will cease to exist from 2014 onwards.
August 26th, 2013
Oriol Servia will contest the remaining races in the IndyCar season for Panther Racing due to Ryan Briscoe’s ongoing American Le Mans Series commitments.
August 21st, 2013
The promoter of the European Rallycross Championship plans to create a world championship as early as 2014. The plans by IMG Motorsports, which are subject to approval from the FIA World Motor Sport Council in September, feature a series covering three continents, with events being considered in Turkey, Morocco, the USA and the Middle East. The world championship will be for the headline Supercar category, and will feature a teams’ championship alongside the drivers’ title
August 8th, 2013
British Formula Ford will become FIA Formula 4 in Britain if talks between the manufacturer and the international motorsport governing body come to fruition.
July 29th, 2013
Tony Gaze, the first Australian to start a world championship grand prix, has died at the age of 93.
July 25th, 2013
Renault Clio Cup racer Ignas Gelzidis has been voted Europe’s most promising young driver by the FIA Institute. The Institute’s Young Driver Excellence Academy European selection event ran in Austria earlier this week and the 22-year-old Lithuanian was won a guaranteed place on the programme ahead of 24 other drivers from the continent
July 16th, 2013
Caterham-backed Greaves Motorsport has withdrawn from this weekend’s round of the European Le Mans Series at Spielberg.
July 11th, 2013
Berlin has been revealed as the final city that will host a round of the Formula E championship when the series kicks off in 2014. The German capital is the third European city to join the series alongside London and Rome.
July 7th, 2013
Kimi Raikkonen – 2nd: “We had a pretty good last stint of the race, but the cars are close on performance so it’s difficult to overtake. Maybe some more laps would have helped us, but the race is only 60 laps so you have to do your best with that. After my first stop I was stuck behind a Mercedes for a while, but once I was past the car was pretty good
June 28th, 2013
Formula 1′s first pre-season test of 2014 will take place in January next year, as predicted by AUTOSPORT , after the FIA rubber-stamped a revision to testing procedures.
June 25th, 2013
Honda says the fact that its work riders saw no reason to hurry its 2014 bike into action means it is now under less pressure. Dani Pedrosa, Marc Marquez and LCR’s Stefan Bradl tried the 2014 Honda RC213V at Aragon last week, but declined the team’s offer to get it ready for an early debut. HRC executive vice president Shuhei Nakamoto says the riders’ decision proves the 2013 bike is strong enough and will allow the development programme to be measured.
June 17th, 2013
Sebastien Loeb drove the complete Pikes Peak Hill Climb course for the first time at his latest test, and the Frenchman says he now feels ready for the competition. Prior to the latest test sessions, run over the weekend, Loeb and his 208 T16 Pikes Peak had only tackled the 12.42-mile climb in sections
June 14th, 2013
Formula 1 is not risking a dramatic hike in costs as the result of the return of in-season testing next year, reckons McLaren boss Martin Whitmarsh.
June 13th, 2013
The inaugural Grand Prix of America in New Jersey will go ahead next year, according to race promoter Leo Hindery.
November 15th, 2012
Alex Lynn will race in European Formula 3 next year after joining Prema Powerteam. The 19-year-old Briton finished fourth in British F3 this year in his rookie season in the category with Fortec Motorsports. He also made a number of F3 Euro Series/European F3 Championship appearances, culminating in a podium at the Hockenheim finale
November 3rd, 2012
FIA GT World Series titles are set to be awarded on the basis of points scored in Stephane Ratel’s new-for-2013 GT Sprint Series and his Blancpain Endurance Series next season. Ratel proposed such a plan in July , and has now revealed that he has reached an agreement in principle with FIA President Jean Todt for competitors in the two series to compete for manufacturers’ and teams’ titles. He formulated the plan following his decision not to continue running the FIA GT1 World Championship after the end of this season.
January 13th, 2011
BENICIA, Calif. — Muscle Milk Team Cytosport will compliment its American Le Mans Series program with a full-time entry in the ISMA GT3 Cup Challenge for German driver Mark Bullitt. The team’s expansion comes as part of a plan to keep building its racing enterprise while staying committed to the International Motor Sports Ass’n (IMSA), which oversees both the GT3 Cup Challenge and the ALMS, as well as keeping alive a partnership with Porsche Motorsport
December 17th, 2010
ORLANDO, Fla. — Mexican driver Juan Pablo Garcia will join Jensen MotorSport to race in the Firestone Indy Lights Series next year.
December 9th, 2010
The No. 23 United Autosport with Michael Shank Racing entry during testing at Homestead-Miami Speedway