Daily Archive: July 30, 2017

Jul 30

Loren Beggs returns to Victory Lane in Pirelli GT3 Cup Trophy USA Race 2 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

Ultimately Beggs took the victory with over a 10-second winning margin

Loren Beggs returns to Victory Lane in Pirelli GT3 Cup Trophy USA Race 2 at Mazda Raceway Laguna SecaIt was another great Pirelli GT3 Cup Trophy USA outing at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca on Sunday, as 36 Porsche entries delivered a riveting race under bright and sunny skies at the northern California circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 30

Vergne victorious, di Grassi crowned champion

Renault e.dams retains teams’ title for third consecutive season

2017-07-29_0055Lucas di Grassi is the new FIA Formula E champion after taking a solid seventh place in the Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix.

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Jul 30

DS Virgin Racing ends season on high with podium for Jose Maria Lopez

Formula E – Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix

2017-07-29-1169Third place for Jose Maria Lopez in Formula E Montreal ePrix season finale. Sam Bird secures fourth position in the race and overall in the drivers’ standings. DS Virgin Racing claims fourth in the constructors’ championship.

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Jul 30

Three out of three: Three titles for Renault e.dams in three seasons of FIA Formula E championship

Formula E – Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix

2017-07-29-1924Created three years ago, the FIA Formula E championship saw Renault confirm its supremacy. The performance and energy of Renault e.dams was duly rewarded today, as the French squad was crowned FIA Formula E champions for a third consecutive season. They are currently the only team in the category who has won the teams’ title.

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Jul 30

Techeetah claims First Formula E win in season finale

Formula E – Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix

2017-07-29_0287Jean-Eric Vergne claimed his first Formula E win, and the debut victory for the TECHEETAH Formula E Team, in a tense finale to the 2016/17 FIA Formula E season.

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Jul 30

Mahindra Racing celebrates third in Formula E Championships with podium finish to best-ever season

Formula E – Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix

2017-07-29-1053Comeback in second double-header race delivers final podium of 2016-17 FIA Formula E season. Third place in Teams’ Championship and Drivers’ Championship highlights best-ever result. Mahindra Racing stormed to ten individual podiums in season three, including two double podiums.

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Jul 30

Debut Formula E year concludes for Panasonic Jaguar Racing in Montreal focus now shifts towards season four and new Jaguar I-TYPE

Formula E – Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix

2017-07-29-1976Panasonic Jaguar Racing brought their debut season in FIA Formula to a close today in Montréal with both Jaguar I-TYPEs racing hard but ultimately missing out on further points.  Mitch Evans lined up P17 and Adam Carroll P19 after a difficult qualifying session with track temperatures noticeably warmer than yesterday.

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Jul 30

F1600, F2000, Atlantic PittRace Sunday Rundown

F1600 Race 2: Kotyk Doubles Up

Jonathan Kotyk

Team Pelfrey’s Jonathan Kotyk, a Team USA Scholarship candidate, doubled up on Sunday morning at Pittsburgh International Race Complex, taking his second win of the weekend in F1600 Championship Series competition.

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Jul 30

Vergne wins, di Grassi is champion

Formula E – Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix

2017-07-28_0206Lucas di Grassi is the new Formula E series champion after taking seventh place in the Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix.

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Jul 30

Ash Sutton stars with memorable Snetterton double

Gordon Shedden regains top spot after winning final thriller

Ash Sutton stars with memorable Snetterton doubleAdrian Flux Subaru Racing star Ash Sutton secured a memorable double BTCC victory at Snetterton on Sunday (30 July), before Gordon Shedden fought back with a victory of his own in the final encounter. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 30

Rosenqvist takes pole as Buemi struggles

Formula E – Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix

2017-07-29-1375Felix Rosenqvist gave his hopes of taking third place in the 2016/17 Formula E Championship a huge boost by taking the Julius Baer Pole Position for this afternoon’s Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix.

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Jul 30

Total 24 Hours of Spa: Audi takes its fourth win

A win and two podium finishes for Ferrari

For the fourth time, after earlier success in 2011, 2012 and 2014, an Audi was the first car across the line in the Total 24 Hours of Spa, the world’s biggest GT3 race and the undisputed season highlight of the Blancpain GT Series.

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Jul 30

WRC: Ice-cool Lappi wraps up first win

The 26-year-old overcame a late scare after breaking a wheel in the penultimate speed test

WRC Ice-cool Lappi wraps up first winNovice Esapekka Lappi, driving for only the fourth time at the FIA World Rally Championship’s top level, won Neste Rally Finland by 36.0sec. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 30

Formula One teams Hungarian Grand Prix race report

Hungarian Grand Prix Formula One race report

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

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Jul 30

Vettel holds on for contentious Hungarian GP win

Vettel nursed his car to the line ahead of Ferrari team-mate Kimi Raikkonen

Vettel holds on for contentious Hungarian GP winSebastian Vettel scooped his fourth victory of the 2017 Formula 1 season in Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix despite encountering a handling issue early in the race.
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Jul 30

Di Resta felt ‘back at home’ driving F1 car again

“When you’re out there, there’s nothing else like it”

Di Resta felt 'back at home' driving F1 car againWilliams super-sub Paul di Resta felt “back at home” behind the wheel of a Formula 1 car after an impressive showing during qualifying for the Hungarian Grand Prix on Saturday.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 30

How Buemi can still be champion

Formula E – Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix

2017-07-29-1060With six wins from 11 races, it seems inconceivable that Sebastien Buemi is only an outsider to defend his Formula E title.

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Jul 30

F2: Matsushita dominates Budapest sprint

Japanese driver soars to victory at Hungaroring

F2 - Nobuharu Matsushita, ART Grand Prix, HungaroringNobuharu Matsushita has crushed his rivals with a stunning start before flying off into the distance to easily win this morning’s FIA Formula 2 sprint race at the Hungaroring, building a gap seemingly at will as he left the rest of the field behind to win by over 4 seconds from Oliver Rowland and Nyck De Vries. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 30

GP3: Alesi dominates race 2 in Budapest

Frenchman leads Trident 1-2-3-4  

GP3 - Giuliano Alesi, Race 2, Hungaroring6Giuliano Alesi has backed up his Silverstone Race 2 victory with a lights to flag win in this morning’s GP3 Series Race 2 at the Hungaroring, taking the lead at turn 1 and controlling the pace all the way to the flag to lead Trident’s first 1-2-3-4 ahead of Ryan Tveter, Kevin Jörg and Dorian Bocolacci. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 30

Ranger unable to participate in Edmonton due to illness

Luxxur 300 at Edmonton International Raceway

2017-06-25_0078Following a difficult double-header earlier in the week Andrew Ranger and the #27 Mopar Parts Dodge were excited to be back in action so quickly as the NASCAR Pinty’s Series western swing continued on Saturday night at Edmonton International Raceway.  However the day turned sour early on. Read the rest of this entry »

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