Monthly Archive: April 2016

Apr 30

Corey Lewis storms through field to take Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North America victory

Corey Lewis started the 2016 Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North America season the same way he ended 2015 – winning

Corey Lewis storms through field to take Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North America victory Lewis made a spirited drive to the top step of the podium after starting from last place, claiming a 9.288-second Round 1 victory in the No. 16 Change Racing Lamborghini Huracán LP 620-2 Super Trofeo representing Lamborghini Carolinas on Saturday at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 30

Weather forces postponement of Merchants Bank 150

The dismal forecast for Sunday May 1 has forced Thunder Road Speedbowl to postpone the Merchants Bank 150

ACT logo The race has been rescheduled for Sunday May 8, post time set for 2:00pm. More than 40 ACT Late Model teams were expected to try and qualify including defending  2015 ACT Champion Wayne Helliwell Jr. of Dover, NH, along with 2015 Merchants Bank champion Brad Babb and multi-feature winner Nick Sweet. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 30

Jesse Lazare dominates Round 4 for Laguna Seca sweep

Lazare, from Montreal, beat Lucas Catania to the finish of the 45-minute race by 7.412 seconds

Lazare Dominates Round 4 For Laguna Seca Sweep Jesse Lazare completed a sweep of both Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama races at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, powering away from the field to win Round 4 on Saturday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 30

German F4: Two first conclusive days for Kami Laliberté in the 2nd season’s weekend

ADAC Formula 4 at the Sachsenring: A 2nd Weekend That Begins under Better Auspices for Kami Laliberté

Kami Laliberté in German F4 Two First Conclusive Days in The 2nd Season's Weekend The first two days of the 2016 German Formula 4 championship second weekend have been much more positive than a few weeks ago for young Montréal born Kami Laliberté, driver of the Dutch Van Amersfoort Racing (VAR) team.

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Apr 30

Prinoth, Grossmann and Smeeth win at Mugello

Ferrari Challenge Europe

Ferrari Challenge Europe - Mugello Erich Prinoth, Bjorn Grossmann and Sam Smeeth dominated the first day of the Round 2 of the Ferrari Challenge Europe in the beautiful setting of Mugello. Coppa Shell. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 30

Syndicated Network TV Coverage of Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA By Yokohama to expand in 2016

New York, Chicago, Philadelphia Among New Cities in Sinclair, Tribune Lineup

Porsche IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama Series logo Syndicated network television coverage of Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama events continues to expand in 2016 through a partnership between the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) and Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI). Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 30

Formula One teams Russian Grand Prix qualifying report

Russian Grand Prix Formula One qualifying report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers at Sochi Autodrom.

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Apr 30

Full house for Ducati’s Davies in spectacular Race 1

Ducati’s Davies takes victory from pole and smashes lap record

WSBK - Ducati’s Davies takes victory from pole and smashes lap record A stunning performance from Aruba.it rider Chaz Davies saw him take a comfortable victory in Race 1 at Imola, as Kawasaki pairing Rea and Sykes were left to fight it out for the other podium positions. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 30

Jesse Lazare earns second win of season with convincing drive in round 3

Lazare, from Montreal, led the field from pole position and took a 2.432-second victory in the No. 21 Kelly-Moss Road

Jesse Lazare earns second win of season with convincing drive in round 3 Jesse Lazare led Round 3 of the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama from flag to flag to capture his second win of the season Friday at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.

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Apr 30

Opinions divided on Aeroscreen, some prefer Halo

An alternative to the much discussed ‘halo’ that was shown during pre-season testing

Daniel Ricciardo-aerospace-f1 - photo Jean Francois Gaelorn WR12Red Bull Racing’s ‘Aeroscreen’ cockpit protection device inevitably prompted a talking point amongst drivers following its brief but keenly observed track debut during free practice for the Russian Grand Prix, with opinions still largely divided.

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Apr 30

Formula E among the list of winners at the BT Sport Industry Awards

Formula E receive the Cutting Edge Sport Award

http://fiaformulae.com/media/301826/_w2q1808-1.jpgThe FIA Formula E Championship, the world’s first fully-electric racing series, took home the Cutting Edge Sport Award at the BT Sport Industry Awards in London last night. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 30

Formula V8 3.5: Louis Deletraz, the best rookie

Start a new season and with a car you do not know completely is not easy

LOUIS DELETRAZ: THE BEST ROOKIEHowever, the rookie Louis Delétraz (Fortec Motorsports) has experienced an almost perfect start to the 2016 Formula V8 3.5 season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 30

WEC: René Rast’s secrets to success at Spa

Rast is hoping that his extensive circuit knowledge will help him, Roman Rusinov and Nathanaël Berthon to a first victory of the season

2016-04-15-0071 Twice a winner of the 24 Hours of Spa in 2012 and 2014, René Rast has enjoyed more than his fair share of success at the venue for the second round of the FIA World Endurance Championship – the classic Spa-Francorchamps circuit in Belgium. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 30

WEC: KCMG confirms Le Mans driver line up

Chinese team KCMG has confirmed the driver line up with which it will defend its LMP2 crown at the Le Mans 24 Hours in June

British duo Richard Bradley and Matt Howson will join with Japanese driver Tsugio Matsuda in the No.47 ORECA 05 Nissan for the team’s one-off LMP2 entry in 2016.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 30

Event preview: Legendary Acropolis Rally poses another classic test for ERC stars

One of rallying’s most formidable tests lies in wait for FIA European Rally Championship crews on next week’s SEAJETS Acropolis Rally (6-8 May)

Event preview: Legendary Acropolis Rally poses another classic test for ERC starsFollowing the asphalt of Gran Canaria and Northern Ireland, another long-running event plays host to the first gravel round of the 2016 season. As the rally returns to the Central Greece region and the city of Lamia for the first time since 2005, last year’s winner and defending ERC champion Kajetan Kajetanowicz will be joined by the championship’s other leading regulars on an entirely different route. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 30

Gaerne announced as sponsor of WorldSBK

Italian motorcycle boot manufacturer extends links with MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship

Gaerne announced as sponsor of WorldSBK Dorna WSBK Organisation (DWO) is delighted to announce a new sponsorship agreement with Gaerne, the Italian producer of high quality, high-performance motorcycle boots.

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Apr 29

BTCC set for ultimate speed test

Next stop Thruxton for Britain’s premier motor sport series

BTCC set for ultimate speed test A capacity 32-car grid will take on the UK’s fastest circuit next weekend (7/8 May), as the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship visits Thruxton in Hampshire for rounds 7, 8 and 9 of the season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 29

Formula One teams Russian Grand Prix free practice report

Russian Grand Prix Formula One free practice report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers at Sochi Autodrom.

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Apr 29

WSBK: Chaz Davies on top on day 1 at Imola (updated)

Ducati rider flies the home flag for Italian manufacturer at home

Chaz Davies remained on top of the timesheets at the end of FP2 on Friday, with a 1’47.014 seeing him head Kawasaki Racing Team riders Tom Sykes and Jonathan Rea.

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Apr 29

Red Bull’s Aeroscreen hits the track

Red Bull Racing has given its much discussed ‘Aeroscreen’ cockpit protection device its first public outing during free practice one for the Russian Grand Prix.

The device, developed as an alternative to the controversial ‘halo’ prepared by Ferrari and favoured by the FIA, was rolled out in the early stages of FP1 in the hands of Daniel Ricciardo.
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