In the spotlight this week was Andretti Autosport and the likelihood of expanding their line-up and the drivers that might be in contention for rides. 490 more words
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Andretti Autosport has confirmed that IndyCar star Marco Andretti will join the team for next weekend’s FIA Formula E race in Buenos Aires.
The 27-year-old American will line-up alongside former F1 driver Jean-Eric Vergne, who will make his second start in the world’s first all-electric motor racing series, following an impressive debut in Uruguay last month. 94 more words
American racing legend Mario Andretti feels that Gene Haas’ proposed entry to Formula 1 will do a great deal of good for raising the sport’s profile in the United States, but has doubts about a second temporary race in Las Vegas or New Jersey. 458 more words
Recently, in the streets of Beijing, Formula E held its inaugural race, won by Lucas di Grassi in a spectacular race, which featured a dramatic crash between the two leaders, Nicholas Prost and Nick Heidfeld. 1,102 more words
Alfa Romeo’s involvement with motor racing goes back almost as long as motor racing itself, and the team had won every race in the inaugural 1950 season, but had withdrawn after the 1951 season, when their 15-year-old car design was shown up by Ferrari and the factory declined to spend money designing a new one. 667 more words