Daily Archive: March 24, 2016

Mar 24

Fuoco fastest again on GP3 day three in Estoril

Trident’s Antonio Fuoco sets the pace on final day of pre-season test

GP3 - Antonio Fuoco (Trident)Trident and Ferrari Driver Academy’s Antonio Fuoco was quickest again on the third and final day of pre-season testing at Circuito Estoril in Portugal. The Italian’s best laptime of 1:27.293 was set in the morning session and was almost half a second faster than the best time set here last season with the previous generation car. Fuoco also led the way in the afternoon.

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Mar 24

The Sauber F1 Team presents itself in a new digital form

New digital experience

Just after the start of the 2016 Formula One season in Melbourne, the Sauber F1 Team kicks off with its new website and fully automated web platform. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 24

Pirelli announces compound choices and mandatory sets for the 2016 Monaco Grand Prix

The teams are free to choose the remaining sets

2016-03-24 - Pirelli announces compound choices and mandatory sets for the 2016 Monaco Grand Prix Pirelli will bring the following three compounds to the sixth round of the 2016 Formula One season in Monaco*, to be held (May 26-29) on the street circuit in Montecarlo.

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Mar 24

“There Is No Track Like Baku City Circuit”

F1 Circuit Architect, Hermann Tilke, Speaks Exclusively to Baku City Circuit

Baku City Circuit logoHermann Tilke is a name well known to most Formula 1 fans across the world. This would have much to do with the fact that he has been responsible for designing the majority of Formula 1’s ‘new’ circuits, including the likes of the Yas Marina Circuit (Abu Dhabi), Marina Bay Street Circuit (Singapore), Bahrain International Circuit and Circuit of The Americas (Austin).

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Mar 24

LIQUI MOLY joins Canadian Superbike Championship

Germany’s motor oil and additive specialist becomes series sponsor

LIQUI MOLY opens the throttle. Germany’s motor oil and additive specialist has taken over sponsoring of the Canadian Superbike Championship Series. “This represents a tremendous stimulus for our motorcycle products as well as for our brand familiarity in general”, said Sebastian Zelger, who is responsible for LIQUI MOLY business in North America. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 24

Bumper entry for 2016 World RX and Euro RX Championships 

Round one of the 2016 World RX season will kick off in just over three weeks

Bumper entry for 2016 World RX and Euro RX Championships The 2016 FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy has seen a plethora of drivers enter the World Championship, European Championship and supporting Super1600 and TouringCar categories.

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Mar 24

The GPDA is finding more than its voice

F1 has a relatively short memory
2016-03-17 - 2016 F1 drivers So it appears F1’s qualifying shambles isn’t quite destined to be consigned to an awkward footnote in the history of the sport’s misguided attempts to try something new. Read the rest of this entry »
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Mar 24

Line-up for GP3 day 3 of pre-season testing in Estoril

Jenzer Motorsport add Chinese rookie to their test squad

Line-up for day 3 of pre-season testing in EstorilThere are two amendments to the line-up for day three of pre-season testing at Circuito Estoril in Portugal. Jenzer Motorsport will run with rookie Hongli Ye from China in car #20, with Colombian Oscar Tunjo switching to car #19.

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Mar 24

WTCC ready for innovation at season opener

FIA World Touring Car Championship 2016: Rounds 1 and 2 of 24

WTCC ready for innovation at season opener A new season means new rules and new initiatives in the FIA World Touring Car Championship, which fires up at Circuit Paul Ricard in France next week (1-3 April). Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 24

Renault powers first step to F1 in Asia

The innovative and cost-effective format of F4SEA has created local and global interest

Renault powers first step to F1 in Asia The first step to F1 in Asia, the FIA-certified Formula 4 South East Asia Championship (F4SEA) will be powered by a Renault Sport Racing F4R engine.

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Mar 24

Bruno Senna ready for WEC return

“It is great to be back in the WEC, I love the style and purity of the racing”

Bruno Senna is relishing his return to the FIA WEC paddock this year as he gets ready for his first ever LMP2 programme with the newly formed RGR Sport by Morand team. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 24

Craig Breen hints at imminent WRC return

Keen to prove his potential to Citroën Racing ahead of the team’s WRC return in 2017

Five weeks after Rally Sweden, his one confirmed WRC outing this year for the Abu Dhabi Total World Rally Team, Craig Breen has revealed he doesn’t have long to wait until a second appearance with the squad. Read the rest of this entry »

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