93 takes pole 64: Marquez unstoppable at MotorLand Aragón

Gran Premio Movistar de Aragón

Marquez unstoppable at MotorLand Aragón Repsol Honda rider equals pole position count record in Aragon, six tenths clear and ready for race day. (more…)

Mortara wins Saturday race – battle for the title remains open

After 26 laps of the Hungaroring, Mortara crossed the finish line as the race winner

DTM race Budapest 2016, Start The battle for the title in the 2016 DTM season remains exciting: with a dominant victory in the 15th race of the season, Edoardo Mortara kept all his chances alive behind the wheel of his Audi RS 5 DTM and considerably reduced the gap to points’ leader Marco Wittmann.

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South Africa to host a round of World RX from 2017

The FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy will visit Africa for the first time next year

South Africa to host a round of World RX from 2017 Killarney race circuit in Cape Town will stage a round of the World Championship in 2017 as part of a new multi-year deal with Championship promoter, IMG. (more…)

Welch, Hebert on front row for Eighth Bond Auto Parts ACT Invitational

Dany Trepanier and Alex Labbe were the fast Quebec drivers in eighth and ninth, respectively

Bond Auto Parts ACT logo NH’s Kyle Welch and Williamstown, VT’s Jimmy Hebert will lead the field to the green for the Eighth Bond Auto Parts ACT Invitational at Loudon’s New Hampshire Motor Speedway Saturday, September 24.

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Growth in the forecast for 2017: GT4 and TCR could be part of CTCC

We hope to be able to release the 2017 schedule much sooner than usual

CTCC logo Planning for CTCC’s 2017 season is well underway and Series officials are happy to report that event promoters are anxious to showcase CTCC presented by Continental Tire next season. (more…)

Sep 24

93 takes pole 64: Marquez unstoppable at MotorLand Aragón

Gran Premio Movistar de Aragón

Marquez unstoppable at MotorLand Aragón Repsol Honda rider equals pole position count record in Aragon, six tenths clear and ready for race day. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 24

Mortara wins Saturday race – battle for the title remains open

After 26 laps of the Hungaroring, Mortara crossed the finish line as the race winner

DTM race Budapest 2016, Start The battle for the title in the 2016 DTM season remains exciting: with a dominant victory in the 15th race of the season, Edoardo Mortara kept all his chances alive behind the wheel of his Audi RS 5 DTM and considerably reduced the gap to points’ leader Marco Wittmann.

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Sep 24

South Africa to host a round of World RX from 2017

The FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy will visit Africa for the first time next year

South Africa to host a round of World RX from 2017 Killarney race circuit in Cape Town will stage a round of the World Championship in 2017 as part of a new multi-year deal with Championship promoter, IMG. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 24

Welch, Hebert on front row for Eighth Bond Auto Parts ACT Invitational

Dany Trepanier and Alex Labbe were the fast Quebec drivers in eighth and ninth, respectively

Bond Auto Parts ACT logo NH’s Kyle Welch and Williamstown, VT’s Jimmy Hebert will lead the field to the green for the Eighth Bond Auto Parts ACT Invitational at Loudon’s New Hampshire Motor Speedway Saturday, September 24.

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Sep 24

Growth in the forecast for 2017: GT4 and TCR could be part of CTCC

We hope to be able to release the 2017 schedule much sooner than usual

CTCC logo Planning for CTCC’s 2017 season is well underway and Series officials are happy to report that event promoters are anxious to showcase CTCC presented by Continental Tire next season. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 23

BTCC: Record eight drivers in contention to lift BTCC title at Brands Hatch

Super 8

BTCC - Record eight drivers in contention to lift BTCC title at Brands Hatch An unprecedented number of drivers remain in contention to win the 2016 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship as the grand finale approaches at Brands Hatch next weekend (1/2 October). Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 23

Toppe, Versteeg to finish season-long title fight in Road Atlanta showdown

Young stars Toppe and Versteeg will duel for the Lites 1 championship during the final two rounds of the season

2016:08:12_14:58:12_0208 Clark Toppe and Austin Versteeg have dominated the Mazda Prototype Lites Presented by Cooper Tires season, so it’s only fitting the ultimate prize accompanies the final fight of 2016 between the JDC Motorsports teammates. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 23

Alessio Lorandi joins Jenzer Motorsport in GP3

Italian will drive for Swiss outfit for final two races

Alessio Lorandi joins Jenzer MotorsportWe are pleased to announce a new driver in our team for the next race of the GP3 Series, taking place at Sepang (Malaysia) in one week’s time as a support event in the Formula 1 race program: Alessio Lorandi, 18-years old, from Salò, Italy.

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Sep 23

Formula V8 3.5 series: A thrilling end to a phenomenal season

The last third of the Formula V8 3.5 begins with everything yet to decide

A THRILLING END TO A PHENOMENAL SEASONThe end of the 2016 Formula V8 3.5 season has a lot of similarities with the one from the Formula 1 in 2010, in which Alonso and Webber lost the Championship in Abu Dhabi, in favor of the driver with less possibilities, Sebastian Vettel. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 23

Mortara and Wickens up front – Wittmann only in eleventh place

Temperatures around 20 degrees, sunshine and a newly surfaced track were the ingredients for first free practice at the Hungaroring

While the two rivals of points’ leader Wittmann presented themselves in excellent form, Wittmann and his fellow BMW drivers ended up further down the ranks.The result was a really fast first DTM session on Friday afternoon. In total, 14 drivers were faster than Miguel Molina’s fastest practice time from 2014.

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Sep 23

ELMS: Dragonspeed Oreca goes to the top in FP1 at Spa

Hours of Spa-Francorchamps

2016-09-23-Friday-0032 The no21 Dragonspeed Oreca05-Nissan was the quickest car on track during the first Free Practice session of the 4 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps weekend in Belgium. Reigning 24 Hours of Le Mans LMP2 Champion Nico Lapierre set a 2m08.629 lap, just 93 thousandths ahead of the no32 SMP Racing BR01, with Stephano Coletti posting a 2m08.722.

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Sep 23

ELMS maintains stability with 2017 calendar

Addition of Monza and Portimão as venues for Italian and Portuguese rounds
http://www.europeanlemansseries.com/assets/News/ELMS%202016%20News/Spa/CP%20calendrier.pngThe announcement of the European Le Mans Series 2017 calendar today reveals consistency and the continued promise of plenty of exciting and enjoyable racing for competitors and fans.

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Sep 23

Pedrosa on top as Repsol Honda plant their flag at MotorLand

Gran Premio Movistar de Aragón

MotoGP - Dani Pedrosa Misano winner stakes his claim on home turf to top Friday’s timesheets from teammate Marquez. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 23

Jesse Lazare is Champion in 2016 Porsche GT3 Cup USA

Montreal-based driver seals championship in spectacular fashion

Jesse Lazare clinches Platinum Cup Title in style with Round 14 victory at COTA Jesse Lazare has captured the prestigious championship in Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama for 2016. The Door Doctor driver left no doubt by securing the championship with two races left to run. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 23

Heineken targets Vietnam F1 race

Heineken is also intrigued to see what changes the recent takeover by Liberty Media has on Formula One
2016-06-09_0603 Heineken’s senior global brand director Gianluca Di Tondo says the brand’s biggest wish in F1 would be to introduce more Formula 1 races in the Asia-Pacific region and has targeted Vietnam to host a Grand Prix in the future.
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Sep 23

Montoya says he has an INDYCAR future … somewhere

Juan Pablo Montoya’s candor can be compared to how the feisty Colombian drives Indy cars — fast and fearless.

Juan Pablo MontoyaWhen asked about the possibility of the two-time Indianapolis 500 winner not returning to Team Penske next season, Montoya acknowledged the uncertainty of his future but expressed confidence in a resume that should keep him employed. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 23

JDC-Miller MotorSports confirms ORECA 07 LMP2 Prototype program for 2017

JDC-Miller MotorSports currently fields the # 85 PC entry in the IMSA WeatherTech Sports Car Championship

Current Prototype Challenge entrant JDC-Miller MotorSports announced it will add a Prototype class program in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship in 2017 with an ORECA 07 LMP2 car, as part of its current IMSA programs. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 23

WEC: 2017 FIA WEC calendar revealed

Monza to host official WEC pre-season test

The 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship calendar, presented today to the FIA Endurance Commission, presided over by Sir Lindsay Owen-Jones, and which will be submitted in the coming days to the FIA World Motor Sport Council for validation, once again offers the WEC’s manufacturers, teams and partners the stability, visibility and geographic spread of prestigious worldwide venues that have been a mark of the championship to date. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 23

ELMS titles go down to the wire

4 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps
2015-05-02-Saturday-001 As the competitors get ready for the fifth European Le Mans Series event of the 2016 season in Belgium, one eye is being cast towards the championship points and whether any of the titles could be decided when the chequered flag falls on Sunday evening at Spa-Francorchamps.

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Sep 23

Ekstrom to miss DTM finale for World RX title bid

As part of his ‘day job’ racing for Audi in the DTM

DriverFIA World Rallycross Championship leader Mattias Ekstrom has confirmed today (Thursday) that he will race in all three of the final rounds of World RX this season, including at the Estering in Germany next month, which clashes with the final round of the DTM. Read the rest of this entry »

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