Entries by Antonio Russo

Rough weekend to start the Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda season for Potolicchio

Pompano Beach, FL, March 20, 2015- After a promising third place qualifying, Christian Potolicchio was unable to achieve his first career win at Sebring International Raceway for the season opener of the Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda. As the top-returning driver into the 2015 season, Christian Potolicchio entered the 2015 Cooper Tires Prototype […]

Scott Hargrove tops the charts in official Indy Lights Practices at PBIR

Pompano Beach, Fla. (January 14, 2015) – Scott Hargrove and 8Star Motorsports among the fastest throughout the two official Indy Lights Presented by Cooper Tires Practice days at Palm Beach International Raceway. (January 13-14). Young driver Scott Hargrove was at the top of the charts throughout the two official Indy Lights test days on-board of the #8 8Star Motorsports debuting Indy Lights. […]

8Star’s Sarrazin achieves maiden international rally victory in Corsica

8Star Motorsports’ Stéphane Sarrazin sealed his maiden international rally victory in the Giru di Corsica – Tour de Corse European Rally Championship (ERC) season-closer (6-8 November). Sarrazin made an impeccable return to the rally stage in his native France when he took top honors in the Rallye Criterium des Cévennes – the penultimate round of […]

8Star sets out rallying ambitions after Sarrazin’s French rally renaissance

 8Star Motorsports has ambitions to branch out into the world of rallying and Rallycross, after Stéphane Sarrazin made a flawless return to the rally stage in his native France last week (23-25 October). At the wheel of an 8Star Motorsports-backed Ford Fiesta WRC, 30-year old Sarrazin took top honors in the Rallye Criterium des Cévennes […]

8Star Motorsports third at conclusion of fraught Petit Le Mans qualifying

8Star Motorsports qualified third in the Prototype Challenge (PC) classification for the 2014 Petit Le Mans powered by Mazda – the critical final round of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship and Tequila Patron North American Endurance Cup (NAEC) – at Road Atlanta on Friday (3 October). Briton Tom Kimber-Smith will share driving duties with the […]