Under the Hood
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — When Oriol Servia arrived at Indianapolis Motor Speedway and heard the slogan, he thought it was intended for him.
Indy 500 or bust.
For Servia and his team, Panther DRR, it's actually more fitting given that Sunday's race isn't just the biggest of the season for this team, it's an all-out battle for survival.
"My girlfriend has been (living) in Costa Rica the last five years and she's always said she wants me to come to Costa Rica when I get time for a vacation," Servia said Thursday.
Formula One News
MONACO (AP) — Tire manufacturer Pirelli fears for its future in Formula One as time runs out to agree a new contract with teams for next season.
Pirelli is currently the sole supplier to F1 but faces a mammoth task in designing and preparing new tires for 2014 — which sees significant changes to F1 regulations and car design — if a new deal is not struck soon.