Articles tagged Jost Capito

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In brief

* The Singapore GP organisers have announced that they will use ‘digi-flag’ displays which will be more visible at night. The electronic flag displays, which will be used alongside the flags traditionally waved by race officials, are based on a technology similar to that which guides pilots at major airports. * Super Aguri announced on April 16 that a planned takeover by the Magma Group had...

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Events of the Month

Daytona 500 Rarely does the Daytona 500 provide much in the way of predictions about the outcome of NASCAR's 36-round Sprint Cup championship. Run with power-sapping `restrictor plates', which keep the cars jammed together in a giant slipstreaming pack, the 500 is more a lottery than a motor race. Typically, there are more than a few multi-car accidents which inevitably eliminate some of the...

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Red Bull adds fizz to WRC

Energy drink giant Red Bull is spreading its motor sport wings by stepping in as the World Rally Championship's saviour. The sport's premier tier has been without a promoter since the fall of North One Sport at the start of 2012. Now, in what is expected to be a lucrative, multiyear agreement, Red Bull will promote the WRC through its Red Bull Media House arm. The brand will also assume title...

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The Motor Sport Month - BTCC

Ford reveals latest tin-topFord took the wraps off its Focus 'Global Touring Car' at the Geneva Motor Show in March. The manufacturer has joined forces with the Arena British Touring Car Championship squad to develop the car, which was described by company global performance director Jost Capito as the first in a number of "collaborative efforts" aimed at increasing Ford's profile in tin-top...

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The Motor Sport Month - Formula 1 News

In Brief • The Racing Steps Foundation, which supports GP2 driver Oliver Turvey and Formula 3 racer James Calado, is monitoring two new rising stars for a fully-funded seat in the 2011 Formula Renault UK Championship. Karter Oliver Rowland and Formula Ford driver Dan Wells are competing in the Formula Renault Winter Series to secure the seat. • Peugeot UK has signed double British Rally Champion...

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Beyond Measure

There are people in this world who think that real Porsches have air cooled engines at the back, and sometimes there's a feeling that the Zuffenhausen company's top management agrees. This year Porsche's own 'one make' championship switches from the 944 Turbo model to the 911 Carrera 2, and the chance to drive the new cars at Hockenheim before the season began was a reminder of the delights of...


August 2019
100 years, three cars, one epic track test



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