Daily Archive: June 28, 2015

Jun 28

Szoke scores in soggy St-Eustache Superbike scramble

Sebastien Tremblay of Longueuil, Que. placed third aboard the MotoNation / CrossFit Laval Kawasaki ZX-10R.

Stefano FacchinJordan Szoke claimed his fourth straight win at Autodrome St-Eustache in a wet and wild second round of the Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship on Sunday.

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Jun 28

Ferrari Challenge Europe Double for Grossmann and Nelson as Hladik shines in Budapest

The Trofeo Pirelli class has offered a Race-2 of the highest level

Ferrari Challenge Europe Double for Grossmann and Nelson as Hladik shines in BudapestSecond day full of spectacle and emotions in Budapest for the third round of the Ferrari Challenge Europe, which offered the usual entertainment for the fifteen thousand people who came to the Hungaroring, despite the threat of rain. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 28

Monti takes Race 2 to consolidate his lead

A positive debut for the Maserati GranTurismo MC GTS in the Pirelli World Challenge

Maserati Trofeo World Series_Road America_Race 2_RA20790 Romain Monti has claimed victory in the third round of the Maserati Trofeo World Series. This win on the super-fast Road America circuit in the USA, means that the Frenchman has consolidated his overall lead over Riccardo Ragazzi. Before this round, the gap between the two was 22 points; now it is 23: 86 to 63. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 28

West Surrey Racing scores historic hat-trick

BTCC wins for Andy Priaulx, Sam Tordoff and Rob Collard at Croft

Andy Priaulx, Sam Tordoff and Rob Collard claimed a win apiece as West Surrey Racing secured a stunning hat-trick of Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship victories at Croft today (28 June). Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 28

Wickens wins from Vietoris – first podium of the season for BMW

The race at Norisring on Sunday

Mercedes-Benz has also maintained its dominance at the Norisring in the race on Sunday. From the halfway point in the race, Robert Wickens and Christian Vietoris pulled clear from their opponents and secured the 1-2 for the manufacturer from Stuttgart.

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Jun 28

Sam Bird wins in London as Piquet clinches title

Virgin Racing driver wins Visa London ePrix

Virgin Racing driver wins Visa London ePrixVirgin Racing’s Sam Bird was gifted victory in a dramatic finish to the Visa London ePrix as Nelson Piquet (NEXTEV TCR) secured seventh place to be crowned the first Formula E champion. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 28

Sebastian Vettel wows thousands of fans at Hungaroring with Shell at Ferrari Racing Days

It was the first time the German driver had driven a Scuderia Ferrari car around the Hungarian Grand Prix circuit 

2015-06-28 - Sebastian Vettel with Shell at Ferrari Racing Days_4 Four-time Formula One™ World Champion and current Scuderia Ferrari Driver Sebastian Vettel put on a spectacular show in front of thousands of fans today by demonstrating a Scuderia Ferrari F2012 car at the Hungaroring in Budapest, Hungary.

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Jun 28

Ecclestone: Mercedes not to blame for ‘one-sided’ F1

Bernie Ecclestone maintains that there is no reason to blame Mercedes’ dominance for the current air of discontent surrounding F1.

2015-06-07_1589 Bernie Ecclestone insists that Mercedes cannot be held accountable for the one-sided domination it is enjoying in the current era of F1, but admits that it would be better for the sport to have more competition. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 28

Bruno Spengler claims first pole of the year for BMW

Vietoris, in turn, ranked 0.009 seconds ahead of his fellow Mercedes-Benz driver Robert Wickens

A surprise in DTM qualifying for the race on Sunday at the Norisring: with his BMW M4 DTM, Bruno Spengler outpaced Saturday’s pole sitter, Christian Vietoris (Mercedes-Benz) by the tiny margin of 0.004 seconds and thus claimed the first pole position for BMW in the current season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 28

Rahal breaks 124-race drought, wins MAVTV 500

Official Results for the MAVTV 500

Graham RahalAn Indy car racing-record 80 lead changes among 14 drivers was the precursor to a three-lap dash to the finish of the MAVTV 500 following a red flag. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 28

Sarrazin takes pole in mixed conditions

Venturi driver clinches first pole of season

Venturi driver clinches first pole of seasonVenturi driver Stephane Sarrazin secured his first pole position of the season in London during a rain-affected qualifying session with the top-three title challenges out of position further down the grid. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 28

ERC Ypres Rally final report

ERC Kenotek by CID LINES Ypres Rally Day Report: Loix gives ŠKODA Fabia R5 its maiden ERC victory in Ypres

ERC Kenotek by CID LINES Ypres Rally Day Report Loix gives ŠKODA Fabia R5 its maiden ERC victory in Ypres Freddy Loix came from almost 30 seconds behind to score a sensation 10th win on the Kenotek by CID LINES Ypres Rally, and in doing so gave the brand new ŠKODA Fabia R5 victory on its FIA European Rally Championship debut. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 28

Antonio Giovinazzi scores his third win of the season

Antonio Giovinazzi (Jagonya Ayam with Carlin) has won the 18th season race of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship

F3 - Norisring - Start of the race In sunny conditions at the 2.300 kilometres long Norisring, the Italian already took the lead at the start and safely brought victory home. ehind him, rookie drivers George Russell (Carlin) and Alexander Albon (Signature) finished second and third respectively.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 28

Benitez splashes to sweep at Watkins Glen

“It’s raining, and it’s Watkins Glen, which is really difficult, so I am happy” -Benitez

Angel Benitez Jr. completed a powerful return to the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama by winning Round 6 on Saturday, polishing off a sweep of both rounds at Watkins Glen International. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 28

Heavy rain forces postponement of Round 4 at Watkins Glen International

New date, location under consideration

Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo - Heavy rain Watkins Glen International Unsuitable racing conditions caused by heavy, persistent rain forced Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North America, after consultation with International Motor Sports Association officials, to abandon Round 4 of the championship Saturday, June 27 at Watkins Glen International. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 28

Productive Spa test pleases Al Harthy as 24 Hour race edges closer

Total 24 Hours of Spa

DPP_15-05-31_0043 With just a month to go until the biggest race of Ahmad Al Harthy’s motorsport season, the Total 24 Hours of Spa, the Oman Racing Team driver is brimming with confidence after a very productive test outing at the famous Belgian track last week. Read the rest of this entry »

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