Daily Archive: June 24, 2017

Jun 24

Bentley Team M-Sport takes first endurance win since 2014

Blancpain GT Series

The Circuit Paul Ricard 1000 km race was won by Vincent Abril, Andy Soucek and Maxime Soulet in the #8 Bentley Team M-Sport Continental, the first endurance win for the British manufacturer since three years. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 24

Szoke takes emphatic pole position at St-Eustache

Szoke, who has won the last six races at “Twin Peaks”

Szoke takes emphatic pole position at St-EustacheJordan Szoke (Lynden, ON) has established himself as the clear favourite going into tomorrow’s Mopar Canadian Superbike Feature race after claiming pole during Saturday afternoon’s Dalton Timmis Insurance SuperPole session at Autodrome St-Eustache near Montreal, QC. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 24

Postiglione and Cecotto take their third victory in a row in the Lamborghini Super Trofeo Europe at Paul Ricard

The duo of Imperiale Racing wins Race 1 and increases the standings lead

Postiglione_CecottoVito Postiglione and Jonathan Cecotto are making a habit of winning. After scoring two victories in the previous round at Silverstone, the Italian-Venezuelan duo has also taken the victory in the first of the two races scheduled at Paul Ricard, during the third round of the  Lamborghini Super Trofeo Europe.

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Jun 24

Nathanial Sparks takes Battery Tender Global MX-5 Cup victory at Road America

Patrick Gallagher maintains points lead for the $200,000 Mazda Road to 24 Scholarship

Nathanial Sparks takes Battery Tender Global MX-5 Cup victory at Road AmericaFor the second time in as many races, it came down to a last lap drag race to the Road America finish line in another thrilling round of Battery Tender Global MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich Tires action on Saturday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 24

Hot Season at Dijon-Prenois

Hot start in Dijon

Temperatures are slightly cooler than yesterday due to the light breeze that blows in Burgundy but it is the heat wave that welcomes the competitors of the V of V Endurance Series for the kick-off of the meeting on the Dijon-Prenois circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 24

Ferrari Challenge Europe @Budapest | Wins for Di Amato, Liebhauser, Cheung

Ferrari Challenge Europe

via budapestDi Amato, Liebhauser and Cheung win at Budapest Daniele Di Amato, Jens Liebhauser and Eric Cheung won the first two races of the Ferrari Challenge in Budapest, in a third round of the European series packed with spectacle and excitement. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 24

Formula One teams Azerbaijan Grand Prix qualifying report

Azerbaijan Grand Prix Formula One free qualifying report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Baku.

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Jun 24

Tour de force: Zarco stuns Assen for first MotoGP™ pole position

Motul TT Assen  

Tour de force Zarco stuns Assen for first MotoGP™ pole positionFrench rookie lights up the Dutch GP for an incredible first premier class pole position. Johann Zarco (Monster Yamaha Tech 3) took his first ever premier class pole position at the Dutch GP, dueling it out with reigning Champion Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) as the final few seconds ticked down.

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Jun 24

Azerbaijan GP: Hamilton heads up Mercedes front-row lock out in Baku

Lewis Hamilton rockets to the 66th pole position of his F1 career ahead of Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas in Baku

2017-06-11_1432 Hamilton stormed to the 66th pole position of his Formula 1 career with a dominant display in qualifying for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix on Saturday, heading up a front-row lock-out for Mercedes. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 24

Bottas leads Baku FP3 as Vettel, Verstappen hit trouble

Lance Stroll was ninth

Bottas leads Baku FP3 as Vettel, Verstappen hit troubleValtteri Bottas led Mercedes to the top of the timesheets in the final Formula 1 practice session for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix on Saturday afternoon, edging out compatriot Kimi Raikkonen for P1.
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Jun 24

Familiarity with track helps ease Gutierrez’s return

It’s a little bit of familiarity for Esteban Gutierrez with this weekend’s KOHLER Grand Prix at Road America

Esteban GutierrezThe 25-year-old Mexican, who drove to finishes of 19th and 14th in his Verizon IndyCar Series debut at the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix presented by Lear doubleheader, was confirmed Thursday in the No. 18 Dale Coyne Racing Honda for the remainder of the 2017 campaign. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 24

Leclerc dominates Baku feature race

Monegasque driver eases to third victory

Charles Leclerc, PREMA Racing; Nyck De Vries, Rapax; Nicholas Latifi, DAMS; Baku City CircuitCharles Leclerc showed his rivals a clean pair of heels in this morning’s FIA Formula 2 Championship feature race at the Baku City Circuit, easily controlling the race for a lights to flag victory, his second in a feature race and third overall, ahead of Nyck De Vries and Nicholas Latifi.

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Jun 24

Fittipaldi (Lotus) set his Seventh pole in Motorland Aragón despite a penalty

Rene Binder (Lotus) remarks his speed in Motorland

Seven pole out of nine qualifying for Pietro Fittipaldi (Lotus). The Brazilian, Emerson’s grandson, signed his seventh pole and is now in the best position to try to win the 13:30 race.

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Jun 24

Stephane Ratel and SRO Motorsports Group – 25 Years of GT Racing (+video)

 It was the launch of the Gentleman Drivers Trophy, for the French sportscar manufacturer Venturi

Stephane Ratel and SRO Motorsports Group - 25 Years of GT Racing (+video)During the fourth weekend of June 1992, exactly 25 years ago, Stephane Ratel organised his first ever race, on the Bugatti Circuit in Le Mans.

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