Daily Archive: March 12, 2016

Mar 12

Lucas di Grassi takes sensational win in Mexico

Brazilian now leads championship

Brazilian now leads championshipLucas di Grassi became the first ever winner of the Mexico City ePrix in a race full of drama and incidents. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 12

Stunning pole for D’Ambrosio

Mistake by Buemi gives Dragon Racing star pole

Mistake by Buemi gives Dragon Racing star poleDragon Racing’s Jerome D’Ambrosio produced a stunning qualifying effort to take his second pole position of the season in qualifying for the Mexico City ePrix. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 12

Luthi and Loi lead as winglets appear in Qatar

A second day of testing saw many riders confirm their positions at the top while others made technical advancements

WSBK - Moto 2 - Tom Luthi It was another productive day of testing for the Moto2™ World Championship at the Losail Circuit Sports Club. Many riders were hesitant to head out in the first session, waiting for conditions closer to race day on Sunday the 20th of March. This saw only 11 riders head out for the first session of the day. Unfortunately this did not include Axel Pons (AGR Team) who decided to sit out the second day of testing due to injury. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 12

Robert Todd Wins Season-Opening Pirelli GT3 Cup Trophy USA at Circuit of the Americas

Krieg and Woods score Texas-sized Platinum and Silver Class Victories

Pirelli GT3 Cup Trophy USA logo The 2016 Pirelli GT3 Cup Trophy USA launched its 2016 season with a 45-minute thriller that came down to the final laps at the famous Formula-1 grade Circuit of the Americas on Saturday. The race featured three classes (Platinum, Diamond, Silver) of competition as series organizers Competent Motorsport opened the 10th Anniversary season for the all-Porsche championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 12

ERC Rally Islas Canarias day two report: Lukyanuk beats Kajetanowicz

DAY REPORT: 2016 FIA European Rally Championship, round 1 of 10

ERC Rally Islas Canarias Alexey Lukyanuk day two Alexey Lukyanuk won the opening round of the 2016 FIA European Rally Championship after defeating the defending champion Kajetan Kajetanowicz on the final day of Rally Islas Canarias El Corte Inglés. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 12

Raikkonen refuses to be distracted by pressures

Kimi Raikkonen may be feeling pressure from Ferrari management, but he says is only focused on his own targets

Raikkonen refuses to be distracted by pressuresKimi Raikkonen says he won’t let external pressures and expectations distract him from his own goals as he prepares to kick-start a potentially pivotal Formula 1 World Championship campaign. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 12

Alex Lynn GP2 Barcelona test review

“I feel as though I haven’t spent any time away from the car at all…”

Alex Lynn GP2 Barcelona test review 1 Three months out of the car is a long time, but I’ve just finished the first pre-season test for the 2016 GP2 Series at Barcelona. It was three days straight of driving, and now I feel as though I haven’t spent any time away from the car at all. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 12

Sergio Canamasas finishes 5th fastest in GP2 testing

Spaniard Sergio Canamasas returned to GP2 Series action at home track Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya

GP2 - Sergio Canamasas finishes 5th fastest in GP2 testing The main Formula 1 feeder series carried out the first collective tests of the season at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya with the Canamasas ending fifth on the time charts.   Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 12

Where to watch Formula E: TV schedules E

See where you can watch the Mexico City ePrix

See where you can watch the Mexico City ePrixTake a look at where you can watch the fifth round of the 2015/2016 FIA Formula E Championship in Mexico City. Click here to view the TV schedules in your country or region. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 12

World first for Formula E as drivers go head-to-head in sim race

Drivers to compete in virtual eRace

Drivers to compete in virtual eRaceThe FIA Formula E Championship’s reputation for being the most innovative series in motorsport will be further enhanced on Saturday when nine of its star drivers take part in a simulator race. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 12

Salvador Duran: We are making history

Team Aguri driver praises Formula E ahead of race

Team Aguri driver praises Formula E ahead of raceSalvador Duran praised the arrival of Formula E in Mexico ahead of the inaugural Mexico City ePrix. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 12

Cluzel clinches pole at Chang International Circuit

WorldSSP: Cluzel clinches pole at Chang International Circuit

WSBK - Cluzel clinches pole at Chang International Circuit Frenchman less than a tenth clear of points leader Krummenacher. MV Agusta rider Jules Cluzel has beaten the Puccetti pair of Randy Krummenacher and Kenan Sofuoglu to Pole Position in Buriram after a late lap saw him cross the line 0.094 clear.

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Mar 12

24 drivers – 24 questions: Answers by Maximilian Götz

In 2016, 24 drivers will be battling to make their big dream come true

Winning the DTM champion’s trophy. International top-level drivers will be staging entertaining duels in 18 races on a total of nine weekends. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 12

Ford is back! (+video)

Be among the first fans to see the car in action

Among the 29 cars on track at Circuit Paul Ricard for The Prologue (25/26th March) will be two of the most eagerly anticipated GTE cars for a long time – the No.66 and No.67 Ford GTs – and Ford Chip Ganassi Team UK and the WEC are offering two lucky fans a very special opportunity to see them up close! Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 12

How the regulation changes could shake up the MotoGP™ field

The introduction of controlled software has also been a big benefit in leveling the playing field…

How the regulation changes could shake up the MotoGP™ fieldWith 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 »

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Mar 12

Race 1: Clash of the Teammates

Rea just beats teammate Sykes over the line in tense Thai battle

WSBK - Race 1 Clash of the Teammates Reigning Champion Jonathan Rea has defeated 2013 Champion Tom Sykes in an inter-team showdown at Chang International Circuit in Thailand. The defending Champion recovered from some big on track moments earlier in the race to hunt down his teammate and eventually pass him with a few laps to go.

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