Daily Archive: October 19, 2013

Oct 19

Bruno Spengler claims final DTM pole of the year

Picture-perfect weather for the DTM season finale at the Hockenheimring Baden-Württemberg

20131019-0026The 22 DTM drivers battled it out for the starting grid positions for the race on Sunday for the final time this year. BMW dominated proceedings in qualifying, because the brand from Munich had a clean sweep in the final heat of the hunt for the fastest times, locking out the first four places.
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Oct 19

Laverty gets pole on the eve of final race-day

“Considering the gap behind Sykes, my only chance this weekend is to win both races”

WSBK - Eugene Laverty Day 2 Eugene Laverty (Aprilia Racing Team) has claimed his second Tissot-Superpole of the year – and of his WSBK career – today after a close battle with Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team).

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Oct 19

Title joy for Magnussen and Dams

The Dane did it in style too
In peerless form from the moment Friday’s collective testing got under way, Kevin Magnussen (Dams) clinched the Formula Renault 3.5 Series title in the weekend’s first race at Barcelona.

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Oct 19

Eugene Laverty gets Tissot-Superpole in Spain

The Irishman put in a fast lap of 1’40.620

WSBK - Spain  Tissot-Superpole top-3 Eugene Laverty (Aprilia Racing Team) has claimed his second Tissot-Superpole of the year – and of his WSBK career – today after a close battle with Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team).

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Oct 19

Raffaele Marciello (Prema Powerteam) has done it: he is the FIA Formula 3 European Champion.

FIA Formula 3 European Champion Raffaele Marciello in portrait

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logoA member of the Ferrari Driver Academy, the Italian started into the season as one of the favourites and successfully got his 2013 campaign underway with two victories.

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Oct 19

Felix Rosenqvist postpones title decision with victory

The battle for the European Championship remains open

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logoFelix Rosenqvist (kfzteile24 Mücke Motorsport) has won the first race of the final weekend of the season in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 19

Lorenzo lands new lap record to claim pole position at Phillip Island

Round 16: Australian MotoGP™ – Qualifying Practice

MotoGP - Jorge Lorenzo - Yamaha Factory Racing - Australian MotoGP FP4 Jorge Lorenzo continued to dominate proceedings at Phillip Island this weekend as the Yamaha Factory Racing star set a new outright lap record of 1’27.899 in qualifying today, smashing the existing record by 0.766 seconds to claim his third pole position of the year. Read the rest of this entry »

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