An interesting rumour popped up the Italian media today regarding the future direction of Scuderia Coloni. Motorinside.it today revealed that the team may possibly make a jump to the IndyCar Series for the 2013 season, with a possible seat for ex-GP2 driver Luca Filippi.
The much under fire Formula 3 Euroseries has received two significant boosts of late. Following a season that saw an average of twelve runners at each event, the series announced today a confirmed entry list of fifteen cars, potentially rising to seventeen by the season start.
After much chopping and changing this year, Superleague Formula has closed its doors on 2011 following the cancellation of its final rounds.
This coming weekend sees the British Formula 3 Series join up with the Formula 3 International Trophy at the magnificent Spa-Francorchamps circuit.
This past week has been something of a downer for both the Superleague Formula and Auto GP.
From time to time, calendar alterations happen pre-season, but rarely do they ever amount to significant changes.
Williams always take talent over money, yet when Pastor Maldonado was revealed as the second driver at Williams there was a collective groan across F1-fandom - they'd taken the money instead of retaining the hot talent. It was expected, but not well received.
Earlier this week, I came across an announcement regarding an emerging Championship, called the A10 World Series. But what is the A10 World Series?
The GP2 Main Series has announced a nine-round schedule for its seventh year of competition, while the Superleague Championship has announced a twelve race-weekends calendar.
From next year, the inaugural Australian Formula 3 SuperPrix will run at Darwin’s Hidden Valley next June, as a support to the V8 Supercars Championship.
A theme often touched upon both by Leigh and myself in discussions around the internet is that of the junior and development series.
With 2010 slowly grinding to a halt as Christmas approaches, I got in contact with Justin to see how he was getting on.
Not content with topping the timing sheets on Wednesday, Swiss driver Fabio Leimer registered the fastest laps at today’s GP2 test as well. Running with Rapax squad, Leimer had a trouble free day, completing 38 laps over the course of the session. He topped Josef Král in his Arden machine in the morning (by 0.026 … Continue reading GP2 Winter Test (Yas Marina, November 27th)
When thinking of special races in motorsports, events such as the Monaco Grand Prix, the Indianapolis 500 and the Le Mans 24 Hour Race spring to mind. Indeed, those three races form what is known as the Triple Crown of Motorsports, with Graham Hill the only driver in the history of motor racing claiming all … Continue reading Building the Future
At the beginning of the month, Superleague Formula driver Chris Van der Drift had an extremely frightening accident that left the Kiwi with multiple injuries. Van der Drift hit the back of AS Roma driver Julien Jousse and was launched into the air. The Olympiacos driver then went straight into the side of the bridge … Continue reading A Benefit for Chris Van der Drift (**Updated)
Yesterday, while the world and his dog was tearing Michael Schumacher apart following his Hungaroring antics with Rubens Barrichello, Chris Van der Drift was involved in a similar accident at Brands Hatch in the second heat of the Superleague Formula event. The Kiwi was battling with AS Roma driver Julien Jousse clipped the right rear … Continue reading A Word for Chris Van der Drift
For the 2010 Formula Renault UK Season, a new chassis has been developed. Current Superleague Formula runner, Duncan Tappy tested the machine during the winter at Rockingham Motor Speedway, suggesting that the car's new aerodynamic specifications had done much to improve the machine's stability for the young competitors. Each machine will also possess a brand … Continue reading 2010 Formula Renault UK Race of Thruxton (Round 2, April 4th)
Without wishing to question the talent of Sebastien Bourdais, something has always struck me as troubling; but let it be known first, that these particular troubles are irrelevant!! However, this must be asked - what true worth are attached to Sebastien Bourdais' four Champ Car titles? Seabass made his way to Formula 1 on the … Continue reading The Value of Sebastien