Articles by: John Karam

Austrian Grand Prix a Disappointment for Mercedes

Formula One, News July 1, 2018 at 12:15 pm

The Austrian Grand Prix is now in the record books and for the first time in a very long time Mercedes had a double DNF, “did not finish.”

Exciting New Season For Formula 1

Formula One, News April 8, 2018 at 1:42 pm

Last year after the first race, I suggested that the 2017 season was going to be more exciting as Ferrari had won the Australian GP.

Ferrari Shows Its Speed At Russian Grand Prix

Formula One, News April 30, 2017 at 5:39 pm

This race weekend has proven that this year’s Formula One season is going to be the best one in a long time.

Bahrain Formula One Race A Battle Between Ferrari and Mercedes

Formula One, News April 17, 2017 at 2:10 pm

When Valterri Bottas of Mercedes took the pole, and Lewis Hamilton took the second spot on the front row, it started to look like the clock had been turned back a year.  However a glance at Sebastian Vettel’s time in his Ferrari showed that he was very close to theRead More

Shanghai China Formula One Race Yields Different Result

Formula One, News April 10, 2017 at 1:51 pm

Due to rain on Friday, most of the cars did not take to the track until the morning practice prior to qualifying.   In qualifying Sebastian Vettel was again the second quickest to Mercedes’s Lewis Hamilton.  It is starting to look like there are two cars in the highest tier, FerrariRead More

Melbourne Formula One Race Preview of Exciting Season?

Formula One, News March 26, 2017 at 1:28 pm

The race in Melbourne is over.  The action on track is wrapped; the cars are being loaded into their haulers, and the drivers and mechanics are getting some much needed rest.  Now it’s time for the media to speculate as to what is going to happen this year.  So, asRead More

Formula One Starts This Weekend!

Formula One, News March 25, 2017 at 2:29 pm

This weekend is the first Formula One race from Melbourne, Australia.  Qualifying is over with Hamilton taking the pole for Mercedes, Vettel taking the second spot for Ferrari, and Bottas the newest member of the Mercedes team taking third. Felipe Massa has also returned, taking the spot Bottas vacated atRead More

The #27 Lamborghini and the #33 Dodge Viper get together in Big Bend.

WeatherTech and Continental Race Series Come to Lime Rock Park

On Saturday, July 23, the WeatherTech and Continental race series came to Lime Rock Park in Lakeville, CT and put on a terrific show for a large crowd of race fans.  The weather was hot and so was the on-track action.  Both races were just short of three hours longRead More

24 Hours of Le Mans, Le Mans, France,  June 2016.  (Photo by Brian Cleary/ )

Michael Shank Racing with Curb/Agajanian Shows Well in First Official Laps at Le Mans

News, Weathertech Sportscar Championship June 16, 2016 at 5:03 pm

Le Mans, France (15 June 2016) – Michael Shank Racing with Curb/Agajanian’s journey to Le Mans took a significant step forward on Wednesday when the team turned its first official laps at the historic 8.47-mile  circuit. It was the first official day of on track action as teams prepare for the 84th runningRead More

Brett Sandberg #13 chasing Lawson Aschenbach #10

Pirelli World Challenge at Lime Rock Park

News, Pirelli World Challenge May 29, 2016 at 2:42 pm

GTS Results for Saturday, May 28, 2016 On Friday, May 27th, the Pirelli World Challenge rolled into Lime Rock Park bringing with it great racing action for its two day stint. I attended Saturday, May 28th and witnessed some intense battles between cars of all types and marques and veryRead More