Daily Archive: August 18, 2017

Aug 18

Szoke on pole for Mopar CSBK at CTMP

Superbike Doubleheader, is underway at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

Szoke on pole for Mopar CSBK at CTMPJordan Szoke moved a step closer to the 2017 Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship in record-setting fashion as he claimed pole position for Saturday’s first race of this weekend’s season-ending doubleheader at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park on Friday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 18

Canada’s biggest motorcycle road racing event of the year underway at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

Jordan Szoke Scores Pole for Saturday’s Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship Race

Jordan Szoke Scores Pole for Saturday’s Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship RaceCanada’s biggest motorcycle road racing event of the year, the Superbike Doubleheader, is underway at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (CTMP). The event, running through Sunday, features the nation’s top motorcycle road racers as they compete for the Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship.

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Aug 18

FIA World Rally Championship / ADAC Rallye Deutschland / Tänak masters rain

Estonian leads in Germany as Neuville and Ogier stay in reach

Teaser ImageThe lead changed hands four times on Friday at ADAC Rallye Deutschland before Ford Fiesta driver Ott Tänak emerged from the final muddy asphalt speed test with a 5.7sec advantage over Andreas Mikkelsen. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 18

A close qualifying at Zandvoort – Norris claims pole position

“It was a close fight for pole position with my team-mate” – Norris

Lando Norris (Carlin, 1m28.362s) was unbeatable in the first FIA Formula 3 European Championship qualifying at the 4.307 kilometres long Circuit Zandvoort: the McLaren junior driver secured his sixth pole position of the season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 18

WorldSBK partners with Sportradar Integrity Services

Support will begin from Lausitzring onwards to cover second half of the season

WorldSBK partners with Sportradar Integrity ServicesDorna WSBK Organization are delighted to announce they will have the ongoing support of Sportradar from August onwards, as the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship is set to be supported by Sportradar Integrity Services, as the series continues to expand and attract different areas in the world of sport. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 18

German WorldSBK Day 1 –  Sykes Friday’s fastest as weather affects FP2

Lausitzring Day One

German WorldSBK Day 1 -  Sykes Friday's fastest as weather affects FP2Sykes was Friday’s fastest courtesy of a new Lausitzring lap record, with Rea and Davies also in top three, before FP2 was disrupted by rain. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 18

The World Rally Championship has never been closer

Who can gain an advantage on the opening day of Rallye Deutschland?

Red Bull TV logoRallye Deutschland has got underway following last night’s superspecial in Saarbrucken, with today’s eight stages neatly wrapped up for you in Red Bull TV’s highlights show that drops tonight at 22:00 local time, on redbull.tv and the app.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 18

BTCC title race gathers pace

Bank holiday crowds set for enthralling Rockingham encounter

BTCC speeds into Snetterton after mid-season breakIt’s all-change at the top of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship heading into Rockingham (26-27 August) for Rounds 22, 23 and 24 of the 2017 campaign, with Team BMW’s double champion Colin Turkington holding prime position atop the Drivers’ standings with three events to go. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 18

Marko: P3 ‘the best Red Bull can get’ with Renault engines

Red Bull is still over 170 points behind Mercedes at the head of the constructors’ championship

2017-06-11_1349Trailing Mercedes and Ferrari in the F1 constructors’ championship, Red Bull has struggled to keep up through the first half of the 2017 season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 18

Points leader Newgarden sees ‘close fight’ for championship

Team Penske driver and Tennessee native is the first American to lead the Verizon IndyCar Series standings

Josef NewgardenThe top six drivers in the Verizon IndyCar Series standings are separated by just 58 points heading into Sunday’s ABC Supply 500 at Pocono Raceway. At this time last year, 58 was the margin between first and second places. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 18

The DTM tops and flops at season half-time

DTM enters the crucial phase of its season

The DTM tops and flops at season half-time  10 of 18 races have been contested and DTM.com compiled the three season tops and flops – from the editorial staff’s point of view. A compilation that makes no claim of being complete. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 18

Tickets for Cape Town RX selling fast

Seats for the remaining grandstands from I to L still have seats available

DriverGrandstands M, P and Q have now fully sold out for Gumtree World RX of South Africa, the final round of the 2017 FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy, which takes place from 11-12 November 2017. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 18

WRC: Neuville tops shakedown

Championship leader Thierry Neuville was fastest in shakedown at ADAC Rallye Deutschland on Thursday morning

The Belgian was quickest through the mainly dry 4.09km Eiweiler test by 0.9sec from Andreas Mikkelsen, who returns to the Citroën Abu Dhabi squad after missing last month’s encounter in Finland. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 18

Preview: ERC Barum Czech Rally Zlín

FIA European Rally Championship Round 6 Of 8

One of the biggest and best rallies on the international calendar has just got bigger and better with a record 37 R5 cars appearing on the entry list for Barum Czech Rally Zlín, next week’s sixth round of the all-action FIA European Rally Championship.

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Aug 18

Østberg up for ERC return

The world championship star led Rally Rzeszow in his Adapata Motorsport Ford Fiesta R5

Østberg up for ERC returnMads Østberg could return to the FIA European Rally Championship when Rally di Roma Capitale makes its first appearance in the series in September. Read the rest of this entry »

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