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Another Season, Another Challenge For Taylor
Thursday, 8 Dec, 2011 – 14:13 | Comments Off on Another Season, Another Challenge For Taylor
Another Season, Another Challenge For Taylor

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
An ever-so-slight hint of exasperation tinged Ricky Taylor’s voice as he talked about this week’s Rolex GRAND-AM Series test at the Daytona road course. Yet another challenge was blitzing the …

Waltrip Gets Taste Of Daytona’s Road Racing Circuit
Thursday, 8 Dec, 2011 – 9:00 | Comments Off on Waltrip Gets Taste Of Daytona’s Road Racing Circuit
Waltrip Gets Taste Of Daytona’s Road Racing Circuit

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Two-time Daytona 500 champion Michael Waltrip knows every inch of the 2.5-mile Daytona International Speedway trioval.
On Wednesday, Waltrip familiarized himself with the twists-and-turns of the 3.56-mile road course during the final session of the two-day …

COTA Officials: Texas Formula 1 Race Is A Go
Wednesday, 7 Dec, 2011 – 9:48 | Comments Off on COTA Officials: Texas Formula 1 Race Is A Go
COTA Officials: Texas Formula 1 Race Is A Go

Austin, Texas’s on-again, off-again 2012 date with Formula 1 appears to be back on again.
Officials of the Circuit of The Americas, the road circuit being built near Austin, announced Wednesday that they have reached an …

Newness In Air At Daytona Test
Tuesday, 6 Dec, 2011 – 20:12 | Comments Off on Newness In Air At Daytona Test
Newness In Air At Daytona Test

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“New” was the key word during the first of two days of GRAND-AM Series tests at Daytona International on Tuesday. New cars, new drivers, new manufacturers.
A trio of new Corvette Daytona Prototypes shared the spotlight …

Key GRAND-AM Test Set To Begin At DIS
Monday, 5 Dec, 2011 – 18:45 | Comments Off on Key GRAND-AM Test Set To Begin At DIS
Key GRAND-AM Test Set To Begin At DIS

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The GRAND-AM Sports Car Series will stage a major test onTuesday and Wednesday at Daytona International Speedway. The test will feature new cars that will compete at this year’s 50th anniversary edition of the Rolex …

Texas F1 Promoter Meets The Press
Saturday, 19 Nov, 2011 – 8:50 | Comments Off on Texas F1 Promoter Meets The Press
Texas F1 Promoter Meets The Press

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AUSTIN, Texas – Embattled promoter Tavo Hellmund has admitted that organizers of the Formula One United States Grand Prix in Austin, Texas, are in breach of contract over “multiple issues,” specifically a $25-million sanctioning fee …

F1 To Texas Promoters: Show Us The Money
Thursday, 17 Nov, 2011 – 22:36 | Comments Off on F1 To Texas Promoters: Show Us The Money
F1 To Texas Promoters: Show Us The Money

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone has given organizers of Circuit of The Americas in Austin, Texas, one week to agree on a contract and produce a letter of credit guaranteeing …

Corvette Prototype Headed To GRAND-AM Series
Tuesday, 15 Nov, 2011 – 16:58 | Comments Off on Corvette Prototype Headed To GRAND-AM Series
Corvette Prototype Headed To GRAND-AM Series

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Chevrolet announced Tuesday that will field a Corvette Daytona Prototype in the GRAND-AM Road Racing Series in 2012.
The Corvette will debut at the Rolex 24 in January at Daytona International Speedway.
Four teams will campaign the …

Updated: Austin F1 Track Suspends Construction
Tuesday, 15 Nov, 2011 – 16:48 | Comments Off on Updated: Austin F1 Track Suspends Construction
Updated: Austin F1 Track Suspends Construction

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
(Editor’s note: The following story has been updated today by its author.)
Organizers of Circuit of The Americas, a $300-million motorsports/entertainment venue being developed in Austin, Texas, abruptly suspended construction Tuesday …

F1 Headed To New Jersey
Tuesday, 25 Oct, 2011 – 13:09 | Comments Off on F1 Headed To New Jersey
F1 Headed To New Jersey

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Rumors that a Formula 1 race will be held in New Jersey in 2013 were confirmed during a press conference held on Tuesday.
The New Jersey event will be a street race. It will be held …