Daily Archive: April 10, 2017

Apr 10

WTCC: Tiago Monteiro wins round one in Morocco!

Tiago takes major victory from pole position

WTCC Tiago Monteiro wins round one in MoroccoThe first race weekend of the 2017 FIA World Touring Car Championship, WTCC, could not have gone any better for Tiago Monteiro. After securing a brilliant pole position on the Moulay El Hassan circuit, the Portuguese driver dominated the main event by making an excellent start and mastering every phase of the race, including a safety car period. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 10

Model Kiera Chaplin & Former Miss France Cindy Fabre places 6th out of 137 in the 2017 Rallye Aïcha des Gazelles du Maroc

A total of 158 teams, including 1 electric vehicle, participated in the 27th edition of this one-of-a-kind adventure

Model Kiera Chaplin & Former Miss France Cindy Fabre places 6th out of 137 in the 2017 Rallye Aïcha des Gazelles du MarocMore than 1000 people gathered in the marquee tent in Essaouira on Saturday, April 1, 2017 to ring out the 27th Rallye Aïcha des Gazelles in style.

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Apr 10

Long-awaited return of Red Bull Air Race to San Diego is just days away

Sunny San Diego, California is laying out the welcome mat for the second stop of the Red Bull Air Race on April 15-16

Red Bull Air Race World Championship 2016 Stop 5 - Ascot, United Kingdom – Kirby Chambliss (USA)After eight years, the Red Bull Air Race World Championship flies back to a favorite location on April 15-16, as the season’s second stop takes off at San Diego, California, USA.

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Apr 10

Sergio Canamasas joins Trident for F.2 season opener

Sergio Canamasas will contest Round 1 of the FIA Formula 2 Championship

Sergio Canamasas joins Trident for F.2 season openerThe Barcelona-born driver will be behind the wheel of a Trident-entered car for Round 1 of the newly-renamed F2 series at Bahrain International Circuit. Canamasas carried out positive testing in preseason with the Italy-based team, which is a morale booster as he heads to Sakhir with renewed optimism.   Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 10

Last chance for RX2 entries as places fill up fast

Entries coming in thick and fast for rebranded World RX feeder series

Last chance for RX2 entries as places fill up fastCosmopolitan grid in prospect with multiple nationalities already confirmed. Deadline to sign up for 2017 curtain-raiser is this Thursday, 13 April. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 10

Prema announces Schuberth Helmets as new Team Partner

Prema is delighted to announce a prestigious new partnership

Prema announces Schuberth Helmets as new Team PartnerThe reigning team champion of the GP2 Series, FIA Formula 3 European Championship, and both the German and Italian Formula 4 championships, will join forces with the renowned Schuberth brand: the German manufacturer will become Prema’s official Team Helmet Supplier for the upcoming Formula 2 season.

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Apr 10

WRC: Tour de Corse behind the scenes, inside a co-driver’s mind

An exclusive look at what it takes to be a WRC co-driver as the Tour de Corse ends.

WRC Tour de Corse behind the scenes, inside a co-driver’s mindGo and get a book. Now, start reading out loud. Read the first two paragraphs as quickly and clearly as you can. The next three lines needs to be slower, but with much stronger emphasis. Now do all of that running around the house with the heating turned up and a hat on. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 10

Ferrari got even quicker in China – Hamilton

“It’ll be interesting to see how that varies through the next races with temperature and different types of track”

20170326-050Lewis Hamilton believes that Ferrari made another step forward in pace over the Chinese Grand Prix weekend, forcing the Mercedes Formula 1 team to respond in a big way so it could claim victory in Shanghai. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 10

Hinchcliffe races to rewarding victory at Long Beach

Hinchcliffe outlasted pressure from Hunter-Reay, Rossi

James HinchcliffeHaving arguably the car to beat at the season-opening Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg four weeks ago, James Hinchcliffe ensured victory would not slip away again today at the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 10

kfzteile24 supports FIA Formula 3 European Championship talents

The new partner of the FIA F3 European Championship is market leader in the area of motor-vehicle spare-parts

From the 2017 season, the Berlin based company kfzteile24 supports the FIA Formula 3 European Championship and the company’s striking logos will decorate the drivers’ overalls.

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Apr 10

Norris aiming to get FIA Euro F3 campaign off to solid start on “home” soil

Lando well-prepared for opening three races at Silverstone

Lando well-prepared for opening three races at SilverstoneLando Norris starts his first full season in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship on “home” soil at Silverstone over Easter (13-16 April).

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Apr 10

WEC: High tension expected for first duel of the season

Six-hour race at Britain’s famous Silverstone Circuit

2017-04-02-0046The coming weekend, April 14 to 16, sees the Porsche LMP Team start the first out of nine rounds of the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship.

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Apr 10

ELMS: Catch the action from Silverstone

4 Hours of Silverstone
2016-04-16-0032If you are a fan of Endurance Racing and are not able to be at Silverstone on Saturday 15 April for the opening round of the 2017 European Le Mans Series, the solution is to watch the 4 Hours of Silverstone on a screen near to you.
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Apr 10

ELMS: United Autosports prepare for home race at Silverstone

Reigning ELMS LMP3 Champions aim for repeat of 2016 glory

United Autosports prepare for 2017 season with official Prologue at MonzaFastest LMP3 time set at official Prologue in Monza. LMP2 team hoping for solid race at Silverstone. United Autosports are gearing up for the first race of the 2017 European Le Mans Series at Silverstone. The season opener will be the Yorkshire-based team’s home race, held on Easter weekend (14-15 April). Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 10

ELMS: Why come to Silverstone next weekend?

Meet some of the most famous drivers in the world of endurance racing
2016-04-16-0010The opening round of the 2017 ELMS season, the 4 Hours of Silverstone, will be held on Easter weekend at the Home of British Motor Racing and here are a few reasons why you should not miss this great event!

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Apr 10

Vasiliy Gryazin continues career renaissance as he joins RX2 grid

Russian ace becomes second rally star to switch to rallycross in 2017

Vasiliy Gryazin continues career renaissance as he joins RX2 grid23-year-old re-establishing career momentum after road accident. Former ERC front-runner dipped his toe in the water at RX Latvia last year. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 10

24 Heures Motos: Only 5 days to go!

Thursday 13th to Sunday 16th April

2017 24 Heures Motos - Only 5 days to go!   The programme of festivitiesWe’re now in the final stages of preparation for the 40th staging of the 24 Heures Motos, which will start next Saturday 15th April at 15:00.

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