Month: January 2014

John Button dies at age 70

January 15, 2014

The racing community has been mourning the loss of John Button earlier this week. John Button, Jenson Button’s father, was 70 years old. He was widely known to have been very involved with supporting his son’s racing pursuits, from racing go-karts all the ways up to Formula One. He will be missed. You can read…

ABRS Grad Gustavo Menezes Stepping Into Formula 3

January 8, 2014

We are very proud to see Allen Berg Racing Schools graduate, Gustavo Menezes, moving up the racing ladder! Good luck, Gustavo! Here is the official press release: Prepared by: ProMedia Motorsports PR MENEZES STEPS UP TO FIA FORMULA 3 EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP IN 2014 California rising star reuniting with Van Amersfoort Racing SANTA MONICA, CALIF. (January…

Michael Schumacher Still Fighting After Ski Accident

January 2, 2014

As many have already heard, seven-time Formula One World Champion Michael Schumacher was recently injured in a skiing accident on the 29th of December 2013. While skiing on the Dent de Burgin in the French Alps with his son, Michael fell and hit his head on a rock, sustaining serious head injuries through despite his…