Daily Archive: July 22, 2017

Jul 22

A Top 4 in Connecticut for Jesse Lazare, Chris Green and the MIA Team!

At the wheel of their Motorsports in Action (MIA) McLaren 570S GT4

imsa_29231548Montreal drivers Jesse Lazare and Chris Green shined this afternoon on the track at Connecticut’s Lime Rock circuit, finishing in fourth in North America’s Endurance series, the IMSA Continental Tire Sportscar Challenge.

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Jul 22

United Autosports scores double top-10 result in Michelin Le Mans Cup

Both cars pay the “penalty” in eventful Red Bull Ring race

United Autosports scores double top-10 result in Michelin Le Mans CupBell & McGuire record their third top-10 result from four races. Lynn & Meins achieve best qualifying and race result of the season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 22

McLeod clinches qualifying hat trick in landmark Russian debut

The Czech Republic’s Martin Šonka and Nicolas Ivanoff of France also delivered stellar results

McLeod clinches qualifying hat trick  in landmark Russian debutPete McLeod of Canada claimed pole position for the third race in a row with a win at Saturday’s Qualifying for the Russian debut of the Red Bull Air Race World Championship.

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Jul 22

Winner Rast claims back points’ lead and is the DTM half-time champion

Rockenfeller completes 1-2 for Audi with a broken foot

Winner Rast claims back points’ lead and is the DTM half-time championMarco Wittmann comes third after an entertaining duel with Robert Wickens. In his first race at Moscow Raceway, René Rast claimed victory straight away. In the race at the 3.931 kilometres long track on Saturday, the Audi driver converted his pole position into a commanding race win, his second victory in the most popular international touring car series. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 22

Ferrari Challenge Europe: Di Amato, Rocca and Hassid win Race-1 at Paul Ricard

Coppa Shell & Trofeo Pirelli

HassidDaniele Di Amato, Tommaso Rocca and Henry Hassid won on the first day of the Ferrari Challenge Europe at Le Castellet in France, with some spectacular races in the new 488 Challenge. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 22

Horner: F1 ‘at a crossroads’ on future engines, Liberty influence key

“I think what’s really interesting is that Formula One is effectively at a crossroads with the new regulations”

2017-06-09-08-47-08_0023Red Bull team principal Christian Horner believes Formula 1 must decide upon its core objectives which will lead discussions on future engine regulations and hints new owners Liberty could hold the key with a focus on the show element of the sport.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 22

Rosenqvist’s second Mid-Ohio test helps Dixon’s race prep

Felix Rosenqvist has achieved success everywhere he has raced

Felix RosenqvistThe 25-year-old Swede would like to add the Verizon IndyCar Series to that list. For the second straight year, Rosenqvist tested an Indy car with Chip Ganassi Racing at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.

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Jul 22

New York races ‘a resounding success’

The Qualcomm New York City ePrix

Formula E’s ground-breaking initiative to take international open wheel racing to New York City for the first time in history has been declared a resounding success.

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Jul 22

ELMS: Dragonspeed continues to set the pace in Austria

The session was interrupted by a red flag
2017-06-15-0090After setting the fastest lap time in the first Free Practice session yesterday the no21 Dragonspeed Oreca-Gibson was once again the fastest car on track in the final 90-minute practice session at the Red Bull Ring this morning.

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Jul 22

Bruni Gives Porsche 450th Major North American Sports Car Pole at Lime Rock

Extending the German manufacturer’s lead to 100 over Chevrolet, its next closest competitor

Italian racer Gianmaria “Gimmi” Bruni spent quite a few years battling against Porsches in top-level sports car racing around the world while driving for another manufacturer, but it hasn’t taken him long to get used to his new job as a Porsche works driver.

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Jul 22

Hindman’s Porsche, McCumbee’s Mazda on Continental Tire Challenge Class Poles at Lime Rock

Driving the No. 12 Bodymotion Racing Porsche Cayman GT4

Trent Hindman claimed the fourth IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge TOTAL Pole Award of his career and will lead the field to the green flag for Saturday’s two-hour Lime Rock 120 at Lime Rock Park. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 22

Wittmann fastest in qualifying, but Rast will be starting from pole

Marco Wittmann posted the fastest lap time in qualifying for the DTM race on Saturday at Moscow Raceway

Wittmann fastest in qualifying, but Rast will be starting from poleNevertheless, the BMW driver will not be starting from pole position for today’s race. In the race at the Norisring, Wittmann incurred his third warning of the current season for an incident with Mattias Ekström and will be dropped five places on the grid as a result.

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Jul 22

Who is WTCC winner Yann Ehrlacher?

 “I didn’t do karting, it was only school, school, school”

Who is WTCC winner Yann Ehrlacher?Yann Ehrlacher, who claimed his breakthrough FIA World Touring Car Championship victory in Argentina last weekend, is the 21-year-old nephew of Yvan Muller, the four-time WTCC champion.

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Jul 22

It’s the final countdown!

The final week’s countdown has begun to this year’s epic Silverstone Classic

logoThis time next week the Silverstone Classic will be celebrating 50 years since the ‘Summer of Love’ after a packed day of qualifying on track!

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Jul 22

2nd half of WEC season

The 2017 6 Hours of Nurburgring has wrapped up the European segment of the World Endurance Championship (WEC)

2017-07-15-0048The Signatech Alpine Matmut team is currently 3rd in the provisional rankings of the LMP2 category with 52 points, 13 points ahead of the competitor in 2nd place. Read the rest of this entry »

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