August 7th, 2013
Top V8 Supercars team Triple 8 has lost team principal Adrian Burgess to leading rival Walkinshaw Racing, which runs the Holden Racing Team. Burgess, who previously worked in Formula 1 with McLaren and Jordan/Midland, oversaw James Courtney’s V8 title with Dick Johnson Racing in 2010 before moving to Triple 8, which wrapped up the next two championships with Jamie Whincup
August 3rd, 2013
Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo has stood by his decision to rebuke Fernando Alonso following the Hungarian Grand Prix. A team statement described how di Montezemolo “tweaked [Alonso's] ear” after the Spaniard joked to Italian television reporters that his ideal birthday present would be his rivals’ cars. The spat came on the same weekend that it emerged that Red Bull was considering Alonso as a potential 2014 driver
July 12th, 2013
Ryan Newman will lose his NASCAR Sprint Cup seat with Stewart-Haas when Kevin Harvick joins from Richard Childress Racing next season. Harvick’s deal with Tony Stewart’s squad had been completed last season .
January 29th, 2013
Lotus technical director James Allison will remain with the team in 2013 despite being linked with a move to McLaren, according to team principal Eric Boullier. AUTOSPORT understands that Allison was approached by McLaren as a potential replacement for Paddy Lowe, were he to move to Mercedes , and that the highly-rated Lotus man has also been sounded out by Mercedes and Ferrari