Archive for February, 2012

Comments Off on Focus this week to be race preparation for Pirelli.

Pirelli’s motorsport director Paul Hembery has said he is expecting the teams to switch to race preparation this week in Barcelona. The test at the Circuit de Catalunya gets underway tomorrow with ten of the twelve teams definitely due to run over the four-days. “We’re likely to see the teams test the tyres that they […]

Comments Off on Matt Kenseth wins chaotic 2012 Daytona 500

Matt Kenseth rounded out a week of Roush Fenway domination at Daytona by winning a wild Daytona 500 that finally concluded at 1am local time on Tuesday morning. The 2003 NASCAR Sprint Cup champion bounced back from early cooling issues that almost put him a lap down, to get back in contention at the front […]

Comments Off on Rallye Deutschland organisers make significant changes.

The organisers of the ADAC Rallye Deutschland will make significant changes to the Trier-based event as it celebrates the 10th anniversary of its arrival in the World Rally Championship. With the exception of the Circus Maximus stage around the streets of Trier, every stage has been altered for the August 23-26 event. The stages are […]

‘it is all down to how it performs’

Posted: 16th February 2012 by admin in Formula 1
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Comments Off on ‘it is all down to how it performs’

Ferrari Team Principal Stefano Domenicalli commented on the release on the new Ferrari F2012 chassis in Maranello today. “Well actually its not really so pretty from my personal perspective, but this is a value that doesn’t count in Formula 1. As you know these kind of choices are coming from both technical regulation constraint and […]

Comments Off on Jari-Matti Latvala says Rally Sweden victory eases pressure after Monte Carlo disaster.

Jari-Matti Latvala admitted his Rally Sweden victory came as a huge relief after his disastrous start to the World Rally Championship season in Monte Carlo. Ford has elevated Latvala to number one status this year after Mikko Hirvonen’s departure to Citroen. Latvala took a half-minute lead on day one in Monte Carlo, only to crash […]