Posts Tagged ‘Tony Teixeira’

8 Feb 2010: A1GP: Australian police are investigating Gold Coast deal

The five-year contract for A1GP to appear at Australia’s annual Gold Coast motorsports festival is now under investigation by that country’s police following a damning auditor’s report.

7 Feb 2010: Opinion: Is Adam Carroll’s F1 dream still alive?

A year ago Adam Carroll was closing in on the A1GP championship. Now, if rumours linking him to Campos Meta are correct, he might be closing in on an F1 drive. We look at his prospects.

27 Jan 2010: Teixeira sees hope for A1GP’s future with F1 tie-in

Just as the overwhelming majority of race fans had finally written off A1GP’s World Cup of Motorsport as over and done with, its promoter Tony Teixeira has claimed to be in talks to reposition it as a feeder series for F1 team Campos.

5 Nov 2009: A1GP: Two more events lost as series fails to find its feet

A1GP is facing the indefinite postponement of two more events in its 2009/10 season with the China and Malaysia dates joining the inaugural Australia race in falling off the calendar.

17 Oct 2009: Opinion: Despite appearances, A1GP is far from dead

In Australia, they’re calling it the worst-kept secret in sport: A1GP, the self-styled World Cup of Motor Sport, is not coming to play in the sun and surf of the Gold Coast later this month.

17 Oct 2009: A1GP: ‘Breach of contract’ leads to second cancelled debut in two years

A1GP’s season five debut race in Australia is not going ahead after organisers of the country’s SuperGP at Surfers Paradise terminated its contract in the absence of sufficient assurances that it would make the start line.

13 Oct 2009: A1GP: Teixeira says cars about to fly to Australia for season start

The fifth season of the World Cup of Motorsport is on the verge of getting under way despite recent financial problems that have seen it fighting in court for control of its associated companies.

28 Sep 2009: A1GP: Revealed – why Brands is off the 2009/10 calendar

The fifth season of A1GP contains no date at Brands Hatch because the circuit’s owners were concerned about dwindling crowds and the series’ precarious finances.

26 Sep 2009: A1GP: Series sends out mixed messages about the future

The financial future of A1GP has been secured, with funds available to pay existing creditors and see the series through the next three years, according to its boss Tony Teixeira.

22 Sep 2009: A1GP not scheduled to visit the UK or Ireland in season five

British and Irish race fans are going to have to do without an A1GP event next year after the series published its calendar and revealed it will not be visiting either country.

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