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Storm Sets Up Super Sunday At United States Grand Prix

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report United States Grand Prix Saturday By Steve Aibel/Drafting The Circuits/F1Racing Plus @steveaibel Rain and weather continued to dominate the landscape as Formula 1 again experienced a day with limited running. With the National Weather Service issuing flash flood warnings throughout Central Texas, fans were ...

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Wet Weather Washes Away P2 At COTA

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report United States Grand Prix Friday By Steve Aibel/Drafting The Circuits/F1Racing Plus @steveaibel A boatload of rain impacted the opening day of Formula 1 practice for the United States Grand Prix. Practice 1 went off uninterrupted albeit in wet conditions, however P2 was cancelled due ...

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US Grand Prix Kicks Off With Weather Looking To Impact The Weekend

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report United States Grand Prix Preview By Steve Aibel/Drafting The Circuits/F1 Racing Plus @steveaibel Engines (or Power Units) fire up today at 10 AM Austin time as the United States Grand Prix begins and cars hit the track. Mercedes, having won the Constructors Championship in ...

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Alexander Rossi Represents USA For Manor F1 At The US Grand Prix At Circuit of the Americas

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report United States Grand Prix By Steve Aibel @steveaibel The United States Grand Prix returns to Austin this week for the 4th United States Grand Prix at Circuit of the Americas. With the Constructor’s Championship settled in favor of Mercedes, and Lewis Hamilton looking to ...

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IndyCar Updates: October 14, 2015

by Frank Santoroski                        @seveng1967 With the season wrapped up, the stars and cars of the Verizon Indycar Series are beginning to make plans for 2016 and beyond. In anticipation of the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500, to be held May 29, 2016, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway is well into ...

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Russian Rampage In Sochi: Lewis Hamilton Closes In On 3rd Grand Prix Title

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report Russian Grand Prix By Steve Aibel @steveaibel Lewis Hamilton won the Russian Grand Prix as Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg fell fault to a throttle pedal issue preventing him from finishing the Grand Prix. Rosberg, who took pole and led the early race stage, looks ...

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Russian Grand Prix Hopes To Be More Exciting In Year 2

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report Russian Grand Prix Preview By Steve Aibel @steveaibel The Russian Grand Prix will be run on Sunday with Lewis Hamilton working on the final layer of his third driver’s championship. With a 48-point lead over teammate Nico Rosberg, Hamilton can essentially clinch the championship ...

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IndyCar Updates October 2, 2015

by Frank Santoroski        @seveng1967 While the Verizon Indycar Series is settling in for a long off-season, there are some stories of note to report from the past week. Much of the off-season news in any racing series will center around the ‘silly-season’ that tracks driver movement from team to team. ...

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Lewis Hamilton Wins at Suzuka Creating Tighter Grip On 3rd World Title

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report Japanese Grand Prix By Steve Aibel @steveaibel Tap! Tap, tap! The sound of championship doors being nailed shut by Lewis Hamilton. The current champion bounced back from a substandard showing in Singapore with a dominant run at Suzuka in the Japanese Grand Prix. Hamilton ...

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NASCAR’s Pressure Cooker: The Chase

by Frank Santoroski          @seveng1967 It’s Tuesday afternoon, and there is still buzz surrounding the first race of the NASCAR Chase for the Sprint Cup. It was Joe Gibbs Racing’s Denny Hamlin who pulled off an upset, staying out during a late caution, gaining track position and taking a win away ...

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Sebastian Vettel Rewrites Formula 1 History Book With Win in Singapore Grand Prix

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report Singapore Airlines Singapore Grand Prix By Steve Aibel @steveaibel There has been an Awakening! Have you felt it! I often refer to Sebastian Vettel as Red 5, the famous x-wing fighter that destroyed the Death Star in the original Star Wars film. Red 5 ...

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Ganassi Drivers Pruett and Hand Ride To Victory in Circuit of the Americas

The Lone Star Le Mans at Circuit of the Americas was a lesson in Ford domination as the Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates Ford EcoBoost Prototype took an easy victory.  Scott Pruett and Joey Hand dominated the weekend with Pruett taking pole position, fastest lap and the race victory. ...

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World Endurance Championship and Tudor United Sportscar Championship Qualify at Lone Star Le Mans

Both WEC and Tudor United Sportscar Championship series qualified for the Lone Star Le Mans on Saturday at Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas. With the temperatures approaching 97 degrees, the grid took shape in the late afternoon for all series engaging in battle tomorrow. IMSA series GTD drivers ...

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Tudor United Sportscar Championship Returns to COTA For Lone Star Le Mans

LONE STAR LE MANS Circuit of the Americas is hosting the penultimate round of the Tudor United Sportscar Championship this weekend in Austin, Texas.  The championship series, which is home to four different classes of sportscar racing, will race at COTA and then finish up with the Petit Le Mans ...

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Alexander Rossi To Get Formula 1 Debut In Singapore With Manor

American Formula 1 driver, Alexander Rossi will make his Formula 1 debut in Singapore for Manor Racing.  John Booth, team boss of Manor Racing was excited to bring Rossi back to the Manor fold. “We are delighted to sign Alexander as Race Driver. He is widely-regarded as a driver who ...

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Formula 1 Slings Into Asia For The Singapore Grand Prix

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report Singapore Airlines Singapore Grand Prix Preview By Steve Aibel @steveaibel Lewis Hamilton will chase history this week in Singapore as round 13 of the Formula 1 Championship moves far from Europe to Singapore in Asia. Hamilton currently sits in 4th position all time with ...

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Lewis Hamilton Wins The Italian Grand Prix Continuing To Dominate Formula 1

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report Italian Grand Prix By Steve Aibel @steveaibel Lewis Hamilton took another big step toward his third Formula 1 Driver’s Championship with a win at Monza in the Italian Grand Prix. Hamilton’s dominant victory was his 7th of the season and 40th in his career. ...

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Scott Dixon and the Case for Greatness

Drafting the Circuits by Frank Santoroski         @seveng1967 New Zealand’s Scott Dixon made headlines this past weekend by taking home a fourth Verizon IndyCar Series Championship in spectacular come-from-behind fashion. In the wake of this, there is a lot of talk as to Dixon’s legacy as one of the best ever ...

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F1 Ready To Take On Monza And The Italian Tifosi

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report Monza Preview By Steve Aibel @steveaibel   The Italian motor racing fans, or Tifosi, will take center stage this week as Formula 1 wraps up the European summer segment of the schedule in Italy. Monza is another classic track that has hosted racing since ...

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Dixon Capitalizes on Penske Miscue, Takes Indycar Title

Drafting The Circuits by Frank Santoroski        @seveng1967 After a sixteen race season, The Verizon IndyCar Series has crowned their 2015 champion, and it is a familiar face holding the Astor Cup. Target Chip Ganassi Racing’s Scott Dixon jumped from third place in the pre-race standings to take the IndyCar title ...

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