Episode 182 – OpenPaddock.net Podcast

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New OPOpen Paddock #182 – April 1st, 2013

All is quiet in motorsports we care about…

Preview

  • Indycar oval rookie testing & barber preview
  • Loeb helping Kubica with WRC debut and Loeb takes on Pikes Peak
  • Thailand for 2015 F1 date?

Miscellaneous other stuff to keep us entertained….

  • Formula E says “a race in Monaco is going to happen”
  • Michelin to supply Formula E
  • LE MANS: Conway Lands WEC Drive With Delta-ADR
  • GRAND-AM: Series Confirms DTM/ITR Agreement

IndyCar

  • Oval Rookies Turn Laps At Texas
  • Daly closing in on Indy 500 ride with A.J. Foyt Racing
  • Indy 500 and Brickyard 400: Want to park in the infield? It will cost you this year
  • Company of IndyCar CEO candidate Zak Brown up for sale
  • Barber preview

Rally

  • Robert Kubica to get advice from Sebastien Loeb on WRC debut
  • Unsurprisingly, Loeb wins first GT event in McLaren MP4-12C … Hold that thought – Stripped of win due to seat belt issue from teammate
  • Loeb at the wheel for Peugeot’s Pikes Peak return
  • Foust wins opening round of RallycrossRX, Petter suffers steering issue in semi-final
  • Rally America’s Dillon Van Way to do BRC, but first event postponed due to snow / ice

F1

  • Driver dispute settled, says Marko
  • Red Bull team orders row: Vettel apologises to team staff
  • Force India signs new Mercedes deal
  • Thailand planning for 2015