Baltimore Grand Prix Contract Terminated, IndyCar Race In Jeopardy

Baltimore Grand Prix Contract Terminated, IndyCar Race In Jeopardy
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Baltimore’s Grand Prix, an IndyCar Series race, is in great jeopardy when the city terminated its contact with the organizers of the race. The city has been warning Baltimore Racing Development that they would terminate its five-year contract if BRD failed to pay the $1.5 million owed to the city by the end of 2011…. Continue Reading...

Formula One Adds New Jersey As Latest Racing Venue For 2013

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Formula One Adds New Jersey As Latest Racing Venue For 2013
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The moment has come. Formula One, the pinnacle of international automotive racing, is coming for Greater New York in 2013! According to well placed sources involved in the matter, the Formula 1 franchise will make an official announcement of the “Formula One Grand Prix of America” some time next week. Slatted for June 2013, the… Continue Reading...

Barber Motorsports Park Approved As Formula One Test Track

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Barber Motorsports Park Approved As Formula One Test Track
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Barber Motorsports Park’s Leeds, Alabama test track (about 2 hours from Atlanta, Georgia) has now become certified as an approved site for Formula 1 teams to test their cars, but it’s unlikely that Barber will host an F1 race any time soon. New tracks are required to post a fee of between $25 and $30… Continue Reading...

David Coulthard And Red Bull Wake Up Austin Texas With Some Hoonage [Video]

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David Coulthard and his Red Bull F1 team traveled down to Austin, Texas to check out the soon to be completed Circuit of the Americas track. Over the weekend, David Coulthard took his 750-hp Red Bull Formula One race car on a cruise in and around the Texas capital, engaged in some hooning and put on a… Continue Reading...

Formula 1 Returns To America for 2012; June 10th Date Set

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Formula 1 Returns To America for 2012; June 10th Date Set
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The FIA has just posted its 2012 Formula 1 schedule, and good news to race fans and Americans in general: in the world of international motorsports, our fair nation is once again significant! That’s right, the 10th round of the 2012 Grand Prix schedule includes a date in Austin, Texas—the return of F1 to our… Continue Reading...

Lewis Hamilton Apologizes for Implying F1 Stewards are Racist

Lewis Hamilton Apologizes for Implying F1 Stewards are Racist
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Formula One Driver Lewis Hamilton, who finished sixth in the chaotic Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday has apologized to the FIA Stewards for his controversial remarks. After being punished three times in two days, Lewis criticized the stewards in a BBC interview. He also made a reference to Ali G, the comedy character created by… Continue Reading...

Vitaly Petrov Catches Serious Air at Malaysian Grand Prix [video]

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Renault’s Vitaly Petrov recently made history by becoming the first Russian driver to clinch a Formula One podium finish. Now he’s making history through the Internet with this awesome footage of him catching air at the Malaysian Grand Prix. Going slightly wide on turn 7 of the course, Petrov launched his Renault race car while… Continue Reading...

Michael Schumacher Apologizes To Rubens Barrichello Via Text Message (Video Inside)

Michael Schumacher Apologizes To Rubens Barrichello Via Text Message (Video Inside)
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Michael Schumacher has apologized to Rubens Barrichello after nearly running him into a retaining wall at the 2010 Hungarian Grand Prix. The apology came via a text message, but the actual words were not released. Schumacher, who defended his actions despite a massive outcry, published a statement on his website saying he was “sorry” and… Continue Reading...

Jersey City Cans Proposed U.S. Formula One GP Site at Liberty State Park

Jersey City Cans Proposed U.S. Formula One GP Site at Liberty State Park
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News that Liberty State Park in Jersey City, NJ, directly across the Hudson River from downtown Manhattan, was being considered as a potential site for a 2012 U.S. GP emerged yesterday, but Jersey City mayor Jerramiah Healy announced today that the Formula 1 proposal was no longer being considered. The story of a possible NYC GP… Continue Reading...