Daily Archive: June 18, 2015

Jun 18

Pirelli announces tyre nominations for Silverstone, Hungaroring, Spa, and Monza

Pirelli has confirmed the 2015 tyre choices up to its home grand prix in Italy.

2015-06-04_0311 For Silverstone, a fast and flowing circuit that puts plenty of energy through the tyres, the two hardest compounds in the range are nominated: P Zero Orange hard and P Zero White medium. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 18

GP3 Series Round 2 Preview – Spielberg, Austria

The best stats and news ahead of the second round

GP3 - Austria - Spielberg - Red Bull RingWe’re back! The wait since Round One in Barcelona is finally over as the GP3 Series paddock reunites for the second round of the 2015 campaign. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 18

F1 Interview with Mark Webber

Formula 1 Grosser Preis Von Österreich 2015

Mark Webber Ahead of this weekend’s Austrian Grand Prix, he discusses the 2015 FIA Formula One season and his impressions about the track in Spielberg. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 18

Red Bull IceOne Husqvarna Factory Racing rider has enjoyed an amazing season to date

Interview – Max Nagl

MXGP  - Red Bull IceOne Husqvarna Factory Racing -  Max Nagl Current leader of the 2015 MXGP World Championship, Husqvarna Motorcycles’ Max Nagl heads to this weekend’s GP of Germany as the series’ red plate holder. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 18

Shell fuels the innovation behind 2015 Le Mans achievements

Porsche’s historic 17th victory at the 2015 Le Mans 24 Hours saw a landmark in the development of sports-prototype racing.

The 2.0 litre V4 turbocharged internal combustion engine fitted to the Porsche 919 Hybrid, allied to an 8 megajoule hybrid energy system, was the smallest to have triumphed at the fabled Circuit de la Sarthe for 37 years.

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Jun 18

GP2 Series Round 4 Preview – Spielberg, Austria

Presentation of the fourth round of the season

GP2 Series Round 4 Preview – Spielberg, AustriaSince the start of the 2015 season, one man has dominated the rest of the pack: Stoffel Vandoorne in his second year of GP2 seems to be unbeatable.

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Jun 18

Imola return to save Italian Grand Prix?

Imola could make a return to the F1 calendar as part of a deal to share the Italian Grand Prix with Monza

Imola - Autodromo Enzo E Dino Ferrari Imola could return to host the Italian Grand Prix alongside Monza in a race-sharing deal as a way of ensuring the historic event remains on the F1 calendar, it has been revealed. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 18

Aristocrats to battle it out in the DTM support programme at the Norisring

From the court to the Norisring – on the DTM weekend at Nuremberg’s street circuit, the nobility also will be involved.

On 27th and 28th June, the Audi TT Cup, contested in the DTM support programme, will feature a very special competition: Albert von Thurn und Taxis, Pierre Casiraghi and Marcus Graf von Oeynhausen-Sierstorpff will contest the two makes-cup races at the Norisring as guest drivers.

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Jun 18

Justin Wilson to tackle Pikes Peak Hill Climb with Honda

The event is June 28 up the 14,110-foot mountain in Colorado

Justin WilsonVerizon IndyCar Series driver Justin Wilson will tackle the Pikes Peak Hill Climb in the Honda-powered HPD ARX-04b LMP2 coupe that competed in the Rolex 24 at Daytona in January. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 18

Trummer joins Hilmer Motorsport at the Red Bull Ring

Swiss driver returns to GP2

Trummer joins Hilmer Motorsport at the Red Bull RingHilmer Motorsport have announced that Simon Trummer will join the team for the fourth round of the GP2 Series at the Red Bull Ring in Austria.

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Jun 18

Turvey gets NEXTEV TCR drive

Brit to make Formula E debut in home race

Brit to make Formula E debut in home raceMcLaren Formula 1 test driver Oliver Turvey will make his Formula E debut for NEXTEV TCR in the Visa London ePrix double-header on June 27/28. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 18

Chances running out to get Visa London ePrix tickets

Bronze tickets sold out, silver and gold selling fast

Bronze tickets sold out, silver and gold selling fastAnyone who wants to watch the first motor race in London for more than 40 years needs to act fast, as tickets for the Visa London ePrix are selling out. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 18

NASCAR National Series News & Notes — Chicagoland & Iowa

Off week for NASCAR Sprint Cup Series before it travels to Sonoma

NASCAR logo The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series heads into its second off weekend of the season before traveling to Northern California for the Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Sonoma Raceway on Sunday, June 28th (3 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1).

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Jun 18

NASCAR Canadian Tire Series Statistical Advance: Sunset

Analyzing the Leland Industries 300 presented by Johnsonville at Sunset Speedway

Nascar Canadian Tire Series Bilingue The NASCAR Canadian Tire Series presented by Mobil 1 will contest its inaugural Sunset Speedway event with the Leland Industries 300 presented by Johnsonville Saturday in Innisfil, Ontario.

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Jun 18

Conner Kearby in position for title run

The K-Hill Motorsports driver is also apart of the younger crew of drivers that are pushing the limits on the track

Formula Atlantic logo Conner Kearby has had a great season in the Atlantic Championship Series so far with a win at Road Atlanta, giving him an amazing start to the year. Along with that, he has had two more podium finishes over the course of six races putting him in position to compete for the title with eight races to go. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 18

2015 Sommet des Legendes entry invitation

BMW will be the feature this year with a special salute to the CSL

Le Sommet des Légendes logo The 2015 Historic racing season is in full swing and the Sommet des Legendes event is just around the corner, July 10-12 at Le Circuit Mont Tremblant Quebec Canada. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 18

Fidani driving on fast track to success during first season in Gold Cup

At this rate, he may be well educated later this summer about the finer points of winning a championship.

2015-05-16_0312Orey Fidani entered the 2015 Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin season with a goal of learning as much as he could during his rookie year.

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