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Joint Andretti Autosport/HVM Racing Entry Welcomes Team Venezuela's Leading Driver EJ VISO
Team Venezuela driver E.J. Viso has been signed to pilot the Andretti/HVM entry in the 2013 IZOD IndyCar Series. Viso will drive the No. 5 Team Venezuela PDVSA Chevrolet, which joins with Andretti's other full-season efforts of reigning series champion Ryan Hunter-Reay, James Hinchcliffe and Marco Andretti. The entry is a result of an off-season collaboration between HVM Racing and Andretti resulting in a joint entry supporting Team Venezuela for the upcoming IndyCar season.
HVM Status GP Launches 2013 FIA WEC Campaign with European LMP2 Testing ProgramHVM Status GP
will launch its 2013 testing program this week with a two-day session at Autódromo Internacional do Algarve
, beginning February 28 as part of their preparations for the FIA World Endurance Championship
HVM STATUS COMMITS TO THE 2013 FIA WORLD ENDURANCE CHAMPIONSHIP
Following the announcement of their alliance on December 4th, 2012, Status Grand Prix
and HVM Racing
are pleased to confirm they have this week filed a formal entry application for the 2013 FIA World Endurance Championship
HVM Racing, Status GP to compete in FIA World Endurance Series Alliance for 2013
HVM Racing and Status Grand Prixare teaming up to field a joint entry in the FIA World Endurance Championship sports car series in 2013, officials from both teams announced Dec. 4.
HVM and Status GP will combine their technical and commercial resources and strong road-racing pedigrees to run a Lola Coupe in the LMP2 class of the eight-round WEC, which comprises the Le Mans 24 Hours and six-hour races in Europe, Asia, North and South America and the Middle East.
Simona's 2012 Season Recap
If I had to describe my 2012 season in just a couple of words, they would be frustrating and disappointing.
The season started off with a lot of testing on the engine development with Lotus and that was really interesting. I learned a lot in that process, but unfortunately we didn’t get the support we needed throughout the season to be competitive.
Thank You to a Special Fontana Race Guest
Indianapolis, IN (Friday, September 21st, 2012) During any given race season, we meet a lot of different people. In addition to the fans in attendance, our sponsors bring guests to our races from various backgrounds. We enjoy getting to know and entertain them all. But, every now and then we meet someone who we know immediately will leave a lasting impression. Scott David is one of those people.
The Finale of a Difficult Season for Lotus HVM Racing
Fontana, CA (Saturday, September 15, 2012) - Tonight saw the end of a very difficult season for Simona De Silvestro and the Lotus HVM Racing team. De Silvestro struggled with over-boost issues on the engine of her #78 Nuclear Clean Air Energy car from the start of the race. Read More
Busy Week for Lotus HVM Racing in Fontana
Fontana, CA (September 14, 2012) - Lotus HVM Racing and driver Simona De Silvestro have had a busy week since arriving here in Fontana on Tuesday. The team had a good test on Wednesday and was prepared for a good qualifying today with a newly updated engine. Read More
Day Ends Early in Baltimore for De Silvestro and Lotus HVM Racing
Baltimore, MD (Sunday, September 02, 2012) - The race started with the threat of rain; just the way the Lotus HVM Racing team had hoped. On lap one Simona De Silvestro, driver of the #78 Nuclear Clean Air Energy car had contact and pitted for a new nose. On lap six, she radioed that she had rain on her visor. The team chose to continue racing on the slick tires as the track was not completely wet and gambled that the rain would hold off a bit longer. On lap 19 a yellow-flag came out and De Silvestro pitted for her rain tires. It was a good call. Half the team's stayed on slick tires and half, like De Silvestro, changed to rain tires. Rain tires was the definitely the right choice as the rain got heavier and the track slicker. Read More
IZOD IndyCar Driver Simona De Silvestro Celebrates Her Birthday in Baltimore
Baltimore, MD (September 1, 2012) - Driver of the #78 Nuclear Clean Air Energy car, Simona De Silvestro, celebrated her birthday today at the Grand Prix of Baltimore. The 24-year-old Swiss driver was quick this morning in the wet and was hoping for a birthday present of rain for qualifying. Read More