Daily Archive: March 13, 2017

Mar 13

Three time’s the charm for Total and Team Lacroix!

Three time’s the charm for Total and Team Lacroix!

Lacroix-BumpertoBumper-TotalTotal is proud to announce that it will sponsor Kevin Lacroix 74, driver in the NASCAR Pinty’s series, for a third consecutive year! Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 13

2017 Blancpain GT Series reaches new heights

30 cars competing for the overall 2017 Blancpain GT Series title

The 2017 Blancpain GT Series continues its progression, with a record starting grid for all ten rounds of the series. The Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup will see an impressive number of drivers fight for the overall title, with the Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup confirming its prestige by an ever-increasing number of Pro drivers. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 13

LM P3 Class debuts at Sebring with IMSA Prototype Challenge Presented by Mazda

Year in and year out, some of the best racing takes place in the two days leading up to the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours

LM P3 Class debuts at Sebring with IMSA Prototype Challenge Presented by MazdaRace fans who think the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring consists just of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship race on Saturday, March 18, are selling themselves short. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 13

Visit Florida Racing visits Sebring for Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring

65th annual Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring

Visit Florida Racing visits Sebring for Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of SebringA 12 hour endurance race held at Sebring International Raceway which is located 150 miles southeast of the Visit Florida Racing shop in Daytona Beach, Florida. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 13

Change Racing Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring

With the support of commercial partners Forza Motorsport, Monster Energy, and Orion Lighting

Change Racing Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of SebringChange Racing will return to IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship competition this weekend as the series stages Round 2 of the 2017 championship with the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring on Saturday.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 13

Castrol Ford Team Turkey set for major ERC bid

Big opportunity for Turkish talents Bostanci and Buraz

Castrol Ford Team Turkey set for major ERC bidThe FIA European Rally Championship has attracted its latest high-profile entrant with confirmation of Castrol Ford Team Turkey’s major campaign for 2017, announced via a live stream from its base in Istanbul this evening. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 13

More Olympic gold medallists gear up for Silverstone Classic celebrity challenge race

Three golden rowers are latest to join celebrity grid in July 

More Olympic gold medallists gear up for Silverstone Classic celebrity challenge raceA trio of gold medal-winning Olympic rowers are the latest additions to the ‘star-studded’ grid set to contest the world’s biggest celebrity motor race at this summer’s Silverstone Classic (28-30 July).  Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 13

Nobuharu Matsushita tops first day in Barcelona

Japanese heads afternoon session on first day of test

Johnny Cecotto (Rapax)Nobuharu Matsushita claimed the first day honours after topping this afternoon’s FIA Formula 2 Championship pre-season test in Barcelona, stopping the clock halfway through the session with   a time of 1:29.061 to lead ART Grand Prix teammate Alexander Albon and Norman Nato, who both finished on the same time, by just under a tenth and top this morning’s best time set by Johnny Cecotto by almost two tenths. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 13

Sahara Force India teams up with new hospitality partner MEZA Sports

MEZA Sports is much more than just a premium sporting events Tour Operator

2017-03-13 - Sahara Force India teams up with new hospitality partner MEZA Sports 2Sahara Force India is delighted to begin working with MEZA Sports to offer unique access to this year’s Formula One Mexican Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 13

WRC: A rally turned 007 mission

How the WRC ended up racing in Mexico City’s Zocalo, the plaza made famous in ‘Spectre’

World Rally Championship A rally turned 007 missionIt’s January and the telephone’s ringing in the Rally Mexico office. Two months before the third round of the World Rally Championship starts and the telephone is rarely quiet. But if things are busy now, they’re just about to get a whole lot busier. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 13

Promising tests for the Motorsports in Action Team heading into this Friday’s Sebring race

Jesse Lazare and his teammate Chris Green will attempt to reach even higher in their #69 car

SebringPreviewThe Motorsports In Action (MIA) team will return to action in the North American Endurance series this weekend, as its two McLaren 570S GT4s contest the Continental SportsCar Challenge event at the famous Sebring track in Florida.

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Mar 13

Lamborghini Squadra Corse announces the 2017 Factory Drivers

Five young professional drivers were selected, four of whom are Italian

Mirko_BortolottiFactory Drivers are the top of Lamborghini Squadra Corse driver programs, the highest level of Motorsport professionalism. Their office is the cockpit of the Huracán GT3 and their tasks are varied: they represent Lamborghini as brand ambassadors on and off the track, they work as test drivers during the development of the racecars and, above all, they take part in the major GT championships around the world for the customer teams of Lamborghini Squadra Corse. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 13

54 cars for Hankook 12H Hankook 12H Mugello2017

The entry list shows 54 cars with drivers from 21 different countries

Two months after the season-opener in Dubai, action in the 24H Series powered by Hankook continues with the Hankook 12H Mugello (17-18 March, 2017).

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Mar 13

United Autosports confirm CJ Wilson and Andrew Evans for Henderson Insurance Lmp3 Cup Championship

First car confirmed in Henderson Insurance LMP3 Cup Championship for reigning ELMS LMP3 Champions

United Autosports confirm CJ Wilson and Andrew Evans for Henderson Insurance Lmp3 Cup ChampionshipAmerican duo sign up for ACO-backed British LMP3 championship. CJ Wilson and Andrew Evans to race in the UK for first time. United Autosports have confirmed CJ Wilson and Andrew Evans as their first driver pairing for the 2017 Henderson Insurance LMP3 Cup Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 13

Strakka Racing announces 14 driver line-up for Blancpain GT Series challenge

“We are delighted to have secured such a formidable and impressive line-up”

Strakka Racing announces 14 driver line-up for Blancpain GT Series challengeMultiple champions in GTs and single-seaters form part of massive 14 driver line-up across its four-car Sprint and Endurance Cup entries. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 13

Moffett announces ERC Junior U28 prize push

Irish talent targets new category’s World Rally Car drive incentive

Moffett announces ERC Junior U28 prize pushJosh Moffett has chosen the FIA ERC Junior Under 28 Championship to help him achieve his aim of competing in the World Rally Championship in the future. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 13

What’s new for World RX in 2017?

There are a number of changes and additions to World RX for 2017, as explained below. 

DriverThe fourth season of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy will get underway at the end of March, at Barcelona in Spain. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 13

Marquez: “Only Maverick is quicker than the rest”

The number 93 assesses Day 3 in Qatar

http://photos.motogp.com/2017/03/12/dsc_6940_0.big.jpgMarc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) crashed three times on the final day of preseason. Taking P10 on the timesheets on the third day of the #QatarTest with a 1:54.990, the Spaniard admits some mistakes in the session – but is confident in the rhythm.

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