Daily Archive: July 19, 2016

Jul 19

Coming soon to Canada: An all new Performance Rally Championship!

News was released today about an all new Performance Rally Championship that will be run in Canada starting next fall

Challenge Extrême Élite CXE logo This new championship, to be known as the “Challenge Extrême Élite” (CXE) will be sanctioned by the well known American organisation NASA Rally Sport. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 19

Ben Young doubles up on the podium during first visit to Atlantic Motorsport Park

Back-to-back 3rd place finishes during the Atlantic Canada stop of the MOPAR Canadian Superbike Championship tour

2016-06-26_52054 Collingwood, Ont. rookie Pro Superbike rider Ben Young turned some heads this past weekend, and it wasn’t due to the new mustache he was sporting.

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Jul 19

Nielsen prepares for Fourth consecutive race weekend at Lime Rock Park

“The track also requires a lot of technical skills”

Christina Nielsen Following her race last weekend in Austria in the European Le Mans Series, Christina Nielsen is back in the United States for her next IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship race July 22-23 at the Northeast Grand Prix at Lime Rock Park.

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Jul 19

Hamilton: Barcelona fired me up

“It’s a wonderful feeling winning in front of your home crowd”
2016-07-10-Sunday-0176 Lewis Hamilton says a fortified mental approach has been the key to his mid-season resurgence which was sparked by his first-lap crash with Mercedes team-mat Nico Rosberg at the Spanish Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »
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Jul 19

Hinchcliffe rewards himself and fans with Toronto podium finish

James Hinchcliffe’s wait is over

2016-07-17_075 The Verizon IndyCar Series star and affable 29-year-old Canadian returned home after a one-year hiatus from competing on his home track to score an emphatic third-place finish in Sunday’s Honda Indy Toronto.

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Jul 19

Acronis sponsors Scuderia Toro Rosso for the Hungarian Round

Technological innovation, speed and precision are the key factors uniting Scuderia Toro Rosso and Acronis

07 - Scuderia Toro Rosso Scuderia Toro Rosso is pleased to announce a new partnership with Acronis, a global leader in hybrid cloud data protection. “We are very happy that Acronis has chosen to our team to celebrate the speed and technological excellence of Acronis Backup 12, for a one-off partnership in occasion of the Hungarian race in Budapest on July 24” commented our Team Principal, Franz Tost. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 19

McLaren launches Work Inspiration career management skills programme to improve young people’s life chances

Every student will also get an insight into what it is like working at the famous McLaren headquarters

2016-07-19 - McLaren launches Work Inspiration career management skills programme to improve young people’s life chances McLaren Technology Group has today unveiled a new programme that aims to improve the career prospects and life chances of local young people from disadvantaged backgrounds.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 19

German Grand Prix selected sets per driver

German Grand Prix: July 29 – 31, 2016

2016-07-19 - Pirelli - German Grand Prix selected sets per driver The FIA communicated to Pirelli each team’s tyre choices for the forthcoming German Grand Prix (Hockenheim 29-31 July).

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Jul 19

WEC: Entertainment for all at the Nurburgring

6 Hours of Nürburgring

A weekend of action-packed family entertainment will be on offer for everyone visiting the 6 Hours of Nürburgring, the fourth round of the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship which will take place between 22-24 July.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 19

Mark Webber’s memories Nürburgring

A happy hunting ground in the past, Mark shares his best memories of the Nürburgring

24 Hours of Le Mans - Mark Webber’s memories When I was doing Formula Ford in Australia I remember watching one particular race on TV. It was the 1995 European F1 GP at the Nürburgring where Michael Schumacher won on the last few laps against Jean Alesi. Jean was driving for Ferrari and Michael was in the Benetton and he passed him on the outside of the last chicane on the second to last lap in wet conditions. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 19

Close racing at CTCC Summer Challenge

Sallenbach scores perfect weekend

CTCC 10 logo The 10th anniversary season continued for the CTCC presented by Continental Tire with the Summer Challenge, a mid-July tripleheader weekend run at Shannonville Motorsport Park. Staged on Shannonville’s 2.47-kilometre Pro Track, each of the three contests was shortened to 30 minutes in duration, allowing for a sprint style race format. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 19

Plenty of activities during the Total 24 Hours of Spa week

The Total 24 Hours of Spa is much more than the biggest GT race in the world

Total 24 Hours of Spa logo It is also a whole week of entertainment, music and other exciting activities for all the family. And just so you can enjoy this unique week to the fullest, we have made this handy day-by-day schedule for you. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 19

Bikes, cars and trucks try to tame Russian wilderness in July

Silk Way Rally / Red Bull Trans-Siberian Extreme

Silk Way Rally  Red Bull Trans-Siberian Extreme The Silk Way Rally and Red Bull Trans-Siberian Extreme races started early July and have already seen the best endurance riders and drivers battle across Russia on two and four wheels.
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Jul 19

Hungaroring Q&A with Jordan King: “Its all about keeping the pressure up…”

Jordan looks back at Silverstone and ahead to this weekend’s round at the Hungaroring

GP2 - Racing Engineering - Jordan King Jordan King has been showing a great deal of confidence in his racing this season, his second in GP2, and it has culminated in him winning the last two Sprint Races at the Red Bull Ring and Silverstone.

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