Daily Archive: March 7, 2016

Mar 07

Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama expands to 12 rounds in 2016

Return to Montreal, events with USA Series, Cayman GT4 Clubsport among Highlights

2015-08-02_27309 A return to the Canadian Grand Prix in Montreal is a leading highlight of the 2016 schedule for the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama, announced today by the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA). Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 07

NRK to broadcast World RX on free-to-air TV in Norway

World RX of Portugal kicks off the 2016 season and will take place in Montalegre from 15-17 April.

NRK to broadcast World RX on free-to-air TV in Norway Norway’s biggest media organisation and public state broadcaster – will televise the 2016 FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy. All 12 rounds of the World Championship will be aired live on free-to-air television stations NRK1 and/or NRK2. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 07

Max climbs a steep learning curve as the Vatanen name returns to the forests of Wales

“It was quite an eventful rally for me.”

Max climbs a steep learning curve as the Vatanen name returns to the forests of Wales Max Vatanen experienced a tough four-wheel drive debut in his maiden British Rally Championship outing, but still proved his speed by coming close to a stage win. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 07

Mixed results for Samantha Tan’s first race weekend in PWC

Races from this first weekend will be aired on CBS Sports Network on Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at 8 p.m. ET

Mixed results for Samantha Tan's first race weekend in PWC (2) Physically and mentally prepared for her new racing season, Samantha Tan competed in the Pirelli World Challenge Rounds 1 and 2 of 12 in her new #38 Team OST Racing/GPI/Honda Civic Si at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas, posting a 7th and a 10th place finish in the races, which include cars from the TC, TCA and TCB classes.

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Mar 07

Chance for Change at Chang International Circuit?

Local focus will also be on the two Thai riders racing this weekend in Buriram

WorldSBK - Chang International Circuit A few hours north-east of the capital city of Bangkok, Chang International Circuit in Buriram is the most recently constructed venue on the World Superbike calendar. Last year, the inaugural WorldSBK meeting at the circuit saw eventual champion Jonathan Rea claim the first double win of his title winning campaign. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 07

Hulkenberg: Force India can attack Williams

“I’d like to think we can attack Williams and be on their level, if we can manage that it would be pretty good”
Hulkenberg: Force India can attack WilliamsNico Hulkenberg says he believes Force India can be in the hunt with Williams when the 2016 Formula 1 World Championship gets underway with the Australian Grand Prix as the team looks to better its fifth place in last year’s constructors’ standings. Read the rest of this entry »
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Mar 07

Team Outlook 2016: Rahal Letterman Lanigan looking to build on 2015 successes

Drivers: Graham Rahal, No. 15 Steak ‘n Shake Honda, Spencer Pigot, No. 16 Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Honda

Graham Rahal2015 highlights: RLL was the little team that could in 2015. A one-car operation everywhere except the Indianapolis 500 and running the Honda engine/aero kit combination that found itself chasing Chevrolet much of the season, Graham Rahal plugged away at consistency and aggressive pursuit when opportunities arose.

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Mar 07

Mexico City ePrix to be shown live on BT Sport

Find out where to watch the Mexico City ePrix in the UK

Find out where to watch the Mexico City ePrix in the UKBT Sport will broadcast the inaugural running of the Mexico City ePrix live in the UK on BT Sport Europe at 9:45pm on March 12. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 07

“This is the category with a better ratio between performance and budget”

New championship, new promoter…

“THIS IS THE CATEGORY WITH A BETTER RATIO BETWEEN PERFORMANCE AND BUDGET”Which is your opinion about the new Formula V8 3.5 era that begins in Motorland on April, 17th? Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 07

Brad Keselowski wins Las Vegas Sprint Cup race

Keselowski holds off Kyle Busch, wins at Las Vegas

Race Recap: Penske beats the oddsOvercoming a pit road speeding penalty with daring late-race strategy, Brad Keselowski broke a 33-race drought with a victory in Sunday’s Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 07

WEC: Matt Rao joins Manor for the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship

British youngster joins Manor’s driver line-pp

Manor has extended its driver line up for the 2016 WEC with the addition of young British driver Matt Rao, a member of the All Road Academy.

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Mar 07

WEC: Bykolles Racing signs Oliver Webb for 2016 season

“Oliver is a young and fast sports car driver”

Bykolles Racing signs Oliver Webb for 2016 season ByKOLLES Racing completes the driver line-up for the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) season: Oliver Webb (GB) will share the CLM P1/01 with Simon Trummer (CH) and Pierre Kaffer (D).

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Mar 07

24 Hours of Le Mans: Nelson Piquet Jr with Rebellion Racing

Brazilian driver Nelson Piquet Jr will be on the grid of the world’s greatest endurance race next June

Nelson Piquet Jr.For the Formula E champion 2014-15 and former Renault F1 driver, this is a return to endurance racing. Piquet last raced at Le Mans ten years ago, finishing fourth in GT1 with David Brabham and Antonio Garcia in Team Modena’s Aston Martin DBR9. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 07

WRC: Dominant Latvala is master of Mexico

Latvala ends Ogier’s winning run in Mexico

Latvala ends Ogier's winning run in Mexico Jari-Matti Latvala ended team-mate Sébastien Ogier’s perfect start to the WRC season with a convincing victory at Rally Guanajuato Mexico on Sunday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 07

Albatec denied British RX final start at Croft

“We had some issues in the semi final and sustained some suspension damage” – Andy Scott

Albatec denied British RX final start at Croft After a great start to the opening round of the 2016 MSA British Rallycross Championship in association with Odyssey Battery at Croft this weekend, James Grint easily qualified for his first RX Final, posting the fourth fastest time after three heats.

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Mar 07

Nine American teams to start Rallye Aicha des Gazelles this month

American women ready to take on African rally
Nine American teams to start Rallye Aicha des Gazelles this month Nine American teams will be on the start grid in Morocco at the 2016 Rallye Aïcha des Gazelles when the 26th running of the world’s toughest all-female navigational rally gets underway later this month. Read the rest of this entry »
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