Braking the difference in Le Mans

Monster Energy Grand Prix de France

MotoGP - Monster Energy Grand Prix de France Consistency has so far helped three riders stand out in the premier class, a tricky Le Mans circuit will test their ability to the limit. (more…)

WEC: Joel Camathias at Spa for the WEC’s second 6 Hours of the year In Belgium

Joel meets country fellow Stefano Comini, who races in TCR

Comini_Camathias_flag Following the season-opener at Silverstone, the 2016 FIA-WEC stops for its second round at another legendary track: Spa-Francorchamps.

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NASCAR Announces 2017 National Series schedules

Unprecedented Industry Collaboration Triggers NASCAR’s Earliest Schedule Release

NASCAR logo NASCAR today announced the 2017 schedules for its three national series, giving fans and stakeholders a significant head start in planning for next season’s thrilling slate. (more…)

Pirelli announces compound choices and mandatory sets for the 2016 British Grand Prix

hese are the tyres that Pirelli has said must be used at some point in the race

2016-03-10 - Pirelli announces compound choices and mandatory sets for the 2016 Grand Prix Of SpainPirelli will bring the following three compounds to the tenth round of the 2016 Formula One season in Great Britain*, to be held (July 7-10) on the Silverstone circuit.

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Verstappen in shock immediate move to Red Bull

Kvyat ‘demoted’ to Toro Rosso for season
Verstappen in shock immediate move to Red BullRed Bull Racing has announced it is promoting Max Verstappen to its team from the sister Toro Rosso outfit with immediate effect from the Spanish Grand Prix, replacing Daniil Kvyat. (more…)

May 05

Braking the difference in Le Mans

Monster Energy Grand Prix de France

MotoGP - Monster Energy Grand Prix de France Consistency has so far helped three riders stand out in the premier class, a tricky Le Mans circuit will test their ability to the limit. Read the rest of this entry »

May 05

WEC: Joel Camathias at Spa for the WEC’s second 6 Hours of the year In Belgium

Joel meets country fellow Stefano Comini, who races in TCR

Comini_Camathias_flag Following the season-opener at Silverstone, the 2016 FIA-WEC stops for its second round at another legendary track: Spa-Francorchamps.

Read the rest of this entry »

May 05

NASCAR Announces 2017 National Series schedules

Unprecedented Industry Collaboration Triggers NASCAR’s Earliest Schedule Release

NASCAR logo NASCAR today announced the 2017 schedules for its three national series, giving fans and stakeholders a significant head start in planning for next season’s thrilling slate. Read the rest of this entry »

May 05

Pirelli announces compound choices and mandatory sets for the 2016 British Grand Prix

hese are the tyres that Pirelli has said must be used at some point in the race

2016-03-10 - Pirelli announces compound choices and mandatory sets for the 2016 Grand Prix Of SpainPirelli will bring the following three compounds to the tenth round of the 2016 Formula One season in Great Britain*, to be held (July 7-10) on the Silverstone circuit.

Read the rest of this entry »

May 05

Verstappen in shock immediate move to Red Bull

Kvyat ‘demoted’ to Toro Rosso for season
Verstappen in shock immediate move to Red BullRed Bull Racing has announced it is promoting Max Verstappen to its team from the sister Toro Rosso outfit with immediate effect from the Spanish Grand Prix, replacing Daniil Kvyat. Read the rest of this entry »

May 05

Red Bull Racing: New team driver line up from Spanish Grand Prix

Red Bull Racing will have a new driver line-up from the Spanish Grand Prix

04 - Red Bull Racing Max Verstappen will be joining the team to drive alongside Daniel Ricciardo. Daniil Kvyat will continue to drive for Red Bull and will re-join sister team Scuderia Toro Rosso. Read the rest of this entry »

May 05

Pagenaud’s 2016 success story finds early chapters in 2015

“This year we started really strong because of last year” – Pagenaud

Simon PagenaudSimon Pagenaud is off to a blazing start to the 2016 Verizon IndyCar Series season, with consecutive wins coming on the heels of a pair of second-place finishes to open the campaign. Read the rest of this entry »

May 05

Formula V8 3.5: No catches…

Four races, four different winners. So far, seven drivers have shared the 12 podium positions!

NO CATCHES…There’s no doubt this is a good starting point to highlight the values in Formula V8 3.5. Specially because this rotation does not respond to any trick, as it happens with the reverse grid, used in other rival Series to put a better show and also to retain some of the drivers.  Luckily the single-seater cars do not apply ballast penalties to the winner in the following race. Read the rest of this entry »

May 05

Electrifying support series in the DTM season kick-off meeting

Even at the periods of time when the DTM cars aren’t going for it, the DTM season kick-off visitors will be provided great race action

WRX – quick and dirtyFrom 06th to 08th May, three race series will add to the action of the first DTM race meeting in 2016 – and the differences couldn’t be bigger. In the stadium section for instance, the World Rallycross Championship (WRX) drivers will give one another a hard time, the Porsche Carrera Cup Germany is contesting its already second race weekend in 2016 and in the Audi Sport TT Cup, ambitions professionals will have to take guest on drivers. Read the rest of this entry »

May 05

WEC: Wednesday Newsroom from Spa

United Nations of WEC

2016-04-15 - Friday The true diversity in nations that compete in the FIA World Endurance Championship is shown below. A true reflection on the global nature of competition since the inauguration of the WEC in 2012. Read the rest of this entry »

May 05

Advantage Yamaha in Le Mans

It’s hard to believe it has been seven years since Rossi took back-to-back wins, but Matthew Birt believes that could all change in France

Advantage Yamaha in Le MansWith 21 years of experience reporting on MotoGP™, Matthew Birt knows the championship inside-out. For the 2016 season he remains with the motogp.com team to bring you exclusive news and opinion from inside the paddock. Read the rest of this entry »

May 04

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Kansas

Logano Looks For Second Straight Kansas Win, First Victory Of 2016

NASCAR logo Ten races into the season, 2015 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series wins leader Joey Logano is still searching for his first victory. He’ll get his next shot at a checkered flag in Saturday’s Go Bowling 400 at Kansas Speedway (7:30 p.m. ET on FS1) – a track where he’s won two of the last three races, including last fall’s Chase contest. Read the rest of this entry »

May 04

Blancpain Ultracar Sports Club gathers best of British and innovation at Brands Hatch

McLaren P1 and P1 GTRs, Aston Martin Vulcans, Ferrari LaFerrari, Pagani Zonda S, Pagani Huayra Pacchetto etc…

The Blancpain Ultracar Sports Club’s first meeting of 2016 features a distinct British flavour this weekend at Brands Hatch where a star-studded line up of exotic supercars will be pushed to their limits around the former GP circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

May 04

Knowledge is power for Lites 1 Masters Championship contender Slusher

So many elements, big and small, factor into the formula for success in racing

Mazda Prototype Lites Presented by Cooper Tires logo A strong, reliable engine. A well-tuned chassis. Proper tire management. Track experience. Teamwork. Pure driving skill. Read the rest of this entry »

May 04

MotoGP™ riders travel back in time

On Wednesday ahead of the Monster Energy Grand Prix de France

MotoGP™ riders travel back in time Loris Baz, Tito Rabat, Johann Zarco, Alexis Masbou, Niccolo Antonelli and Fabio Quartararo take a trip to the historic “Château de Lude”.

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May 04

World RX returns to German F1 track for DTM and rallycross double header

Twenty-one 600bhp World RX Supercars will compete at the specially-constructed rallycross circuit

World RX returns to German F1 track for DTM and rallycross double header Hockenheimring Round two of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy takes place at the famous Hockenheimring later this week (6-8 May) as the World RX teams and drivers compete alongside the DTM German Touring Car Championship for a weekend of exhilarating motorsport action. Read the rest of this entry »

May 04

Arsenal players put World RX drivers to the test in new Cooper Tire Europe video 

Cooper Tire Europe is the sole supplier of rubber to World RX

Arsenal players put World RX drivers to the test in new Cooper Tire Europe video Cooper Tire Europe’s latest Precision Challenge saw 2016 FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy drivers Reinis Nitiss, Anton Marklund and Janis Baumanis compete in an accuracy test with Arsenal Football Club players. Read the rest of this entry »

May 04

Marchionne: Breaks my soul to see Ferrari suffering

Sergio Marchionne bemoans another tough race weekend for the Ferrari team in Russia, urged it to turn its fortunes around quickly
Ferrari President and newly appointed CEO Sergio Marchionne has urged the F1 team to ‘close the gap at the speed of light’ if it wants to take on the might of Mercedes after another disappointing race weekend in Russia.
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May 04

For a fourth consecutive year, Pippa Mann is returning to Dale Coyne Racing as part of the team’s effort at this year’s 100th Running of the Indianapolis 500

Pippa Mann back with Coyne for Indy 500 for fourth straight year 

Pippa MannMann will once again be promoting her 2016 Pink #GetInvolved campaign, raising funds for Susan G. Komen, while sporting a pink helmet with the Komen running ribbon for the third straight year. Read the rest of this entry »

May 04

Media training course for the FIA Formula 3 EC drivers

Today, it’s not enough for a racing driver to be fast in a racing car. He also has to have a large number of other skills

Such as being able to well present himself in public and in front of media. The FIA Formula 3 European Championship wants to provide its drivers a complete education and invited the young drivers to a PR and media training course. Read the rest of this entry »

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