CART Racing Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Ford Chip Ganassi Racing: Same IMSA lineup, new paint jobs for Ford GTRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | AutoWeek

    The two-car Ford Chip Ganassi Racing team, which won the GT Le Mans class in the 2017 Rolex 24 at Daytona, will return with the same driver lineup it has used for the past two IMSA WeatherTech Championship seasons. Sharing the No.


  2. Felix Rosenqvist handed Formula E win in Hong Kong after Daniel Abt disqualifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2017 | AutoWeek

    For Audi Sport Abt Shaeffler driver Daniel Abt , celebrating his birthday with his first ever win in the FIA Formula E Championship Sunday in Hong Kong seemed too good to be true. As it turned out for the 25-year-old German driver, that was precisely the case.


  3. Hong Kong ePrix: Rosenqvist beats Evans to Race 2 poleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2017 |

    Mahindra's Felix Rosenqvist claimed pole position for the second of the two Hong Kong Formula E races after topping an usual qualifying session on Sunday morning. Rosenqvist set purples times in sectors 1 and 2 and managed to avoid the barriers when he oversteered in the final part of the lap to set a time of 1m02.836s.


  4. Sam Bird overcomes penalty to win opening Formula E round in Hong KongRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2017 | AutoWeek

    Sam Bird scored a surprise victory in the opening round of the 2017-2018 FIA Formula E Championship in Hong Kong Saturday despite picking up a penalty for not stopping in his allocated space during the midrace car swap. Bird entered the pit lane hoping to keep the advantage he'd built over Techeetah's Jean-Eric Vergne , but he slid to a spot outside the marks in front of his garage.


  5. Hong Kong ePrix: Evans leads practice as Buemi hits the wallRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2017 |

    Jaguar's Mitch Evans set the pace in practice for the opening round of the 2017/18 Formula E season in Hong Kong. After finishing its debut FE season last of the 10 teams in the championship, Jaguar predicted a significant step forward for the coming campaign.


  6. Qatar WTCC: Bjork clinches title, Guerrieri wins finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 |

    Volvo driver Thed Bjork clinched the 2017 WTCC title in Qatar with a third place finish in the final race of the season. Bjork started the race with a 16.5-point lead over Norbert Michelisz in the drivers' standings, and knew that fourth - the position from which he started the main race - in the finale would be enough to seal the title.


  7. Detroit Tigers complete Justin Wilson trade with Chicago CubsRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2017 | Motor City Bengals

    JULY 21: Alex Avila #31 and Justin Wilson #38 of the Detroit Tigers celebrate winning the game against the Minnesota Twins on July 21, 2017 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Tigers defeated the Twins 6-3.


  8. Alex Avila says he's willing to be a backup catcher for a playoff teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    Alex Avila was acquired by the Cubs at the non-waiver trading deadline, along with Justin Wilson , from the Tigers for Jeimer Candelario , minor leaguer Isaac Paredes, and a player to be named later or cash. Wilson, so far, has been a bust, though there's still hope that new pitching coach Jim Hickey and special assistant Jim Benedict can help straighten him out.


  9. Phoenix Raceway to mark 25th anniversary of Andretti's final winRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 |

    Mario Andretti's final career win at Phoenix in 1993 will be celebrated next April when IndyCar returns to the track for the second round of the 2018 season. The weekend will be filled with events celebrating Andretti as one of racing's icons, as well as Phoenix Raceway's open-wheel history.


  10. Detroit Tigers: Strong season from Shane Greene a must in 2018Read the original story

    Nov 29, 2017 | Motor City Bengals

    Detroit Tigers relief pitcher Shane Greene inherited the role of closer down the stretch during the 2017 season. For the franchise to find success, Greene needs to turn in a strong 2018 campaign.


  11. Lagan Valley launch Google Trekker - A virtual ExplorationRead the original story

    Nov 28, 2017 | Lisburn Today

    The picturesque Lagan Valley Regional Park's tracks, trails and towpaths are now available to virtual visitors around the world thanks to a partnership with Google's Trekker Programme. Lagan Valley Regional Park have partnered with Google's innovative Trekker Program to map the tracks, trails and towpath in the area.


  12. Rahal first team to commit to Jaguar I-PACE eTrophyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 |

    Leading IndyCar squad Rahal Letterman Lanigan has become the first team to enter Jaguar's I-PACE eTrophy one-make Formula E support series. The Jaguar series will run on the FE bill for the 2018/19 season, with a 20-car grid planned.


  13. Faraday Future Is Out Of Formula E: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2017 | Jalopnik

    Cash-strapped automotive startup Faraday Future has ended its partnership with the Dragon Racing Formula E team, according to Autosport . Dragon Racing had already dropped Faraday Future from its name on the 2017-18 season entry list, but now it's reported that Faraday Future won't be involved with them at all.


  14. Bourdais says Ed Jones will thrive at GanassiRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2017 |

    Sebastien Bourdais believes that erstwhile Dale Coyne Racing teammate Ed Jones has the talent and race smarts to make the most of his opportunity at Chip Ganassi Racing. Jones, who was IndyCar's only fulltime rookie in 2017, finished third in this year's Indy 500 and put in several other strong drives in his rookie IndyCar season.


  15. Monteiro will also miss Qatar WTCC finaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2017 |

    Honda World Touring Car Championship driver Tiago Monteiro will miss the season finale in Qatar as he continues to recover from injuries sustained in a crash at Barcelona in September. The brakes on Monteiro's Honda Civic failed at the end of the Spanish Grand Prix circuit's main straight while testing, with a subsequent impact with the barriers at Turn 1 knocking the ex-Formula 1 driver out.


  16. DXC Technology And Team Penske Renew PartnershipRead the original story

    Nov 22, 2017 | Paddock Talk

    Team Penske announced today that it has reached an extension agreement with DXC Technology for the 2018 Verizon IndyCar Series season. In its first season as a motorsports sponsor in 2017, DXC Technology built on an established presence with Team Penske's successful Verizon IndyCar Series program and 2016 series champion Simon Pagenaud, driver of the No.


  17. Doornbos happy to see Kubica back in F1?Read the original story

    Nov 21, 2017 |

    That is the claim of the broadcaster RTL GP, echoing other sources including France's Canal Plus that claim the Pole has now inked a Williams contract for 2018.


  18. 2017 F1: Doornbos 'happy to see Kubica back in F1'Read the original story

    Nov 21, 2017 | Paddock Talk

    That is the claim of the broadcaster RTL GP, echoing other sources including France's Canal Plus that claim the Pole has now inked a Williams contract for 2018. Former F1 driver Robert Doornbos, who is a pundit for F1 broadcaster Ziggo Sport Totaal, told the Dutch newspaper Algemeen Dagblad: "I am happy to see Kubica back in F1."


  19. Chicago Cubs: Is the next Cubs' closer already on the payroll?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | Cubbies Crib

    However, by moving around current relievers, the Cubs may avoid giving up prospects or top-dollar to fill the ninth. The Chicago Cubs will likely be out a closer as Wade Davis enters free agency.


  20. Town pays tribute to St Edmund with a host of celebrationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2017 | East Anglian Daily Times

    Bury St Edmunds was awash with flags and bunting at the weekend as the town paid its own special tribute to the original patron saint of England. St Edmund's Day was celebrated by shops, businesses and traders, and a town crier even delivered his own rousing proclamation to Saint Edmund, who was King of East Anglia during the ninth century.