Daily Archive: August 19, 2017

Aug 19

Szoke clinches 12th Mopar CSBK title at CTMP

Szoke has now won an unprecedented 12 Canadian Superbike championships and three in a row

Szoke clinches 12th Mopar CSBK title at CTMPJordan Szoke clinched the 2017 Mopar Canadian Superbike Championship in style, winning the penultimate race of the season at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park on Saturday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 19

Szoke wins Mopar Pro Superbike Championship at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

Second Day in the Books at Canada’s Biggest Motorcycle Road Racing Event of The Year

Szoke Championship PodiumJordan Szoke, of Lynden, ON, scored his third consecutive, and 12th overall, Mopar Pro Canadian Superbike Rider’s Championship at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park on Saturday – part of the Superbike Doubleheader weekend, Canada’s biggest motorcycle road racing event of the year. Szoke, won Round 5 of the 2017 season to secure the championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 19

British drivers Lando Norris and Callum Ilott on pole

The British McLaren junior driver was classified ahead of his compatriots Callum Ilott

British drivers Lando Norris and Callum Ilott on poleLando Norris (Carlin) was the fastest in second qualifying of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship at the 4.307 kilometres long Circuit Zandvoort in the dunes on the North Sea coast. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 19

FIA World Rally Championship / ADAC Rallye Deutschland / Neuville hopes dashed

Neuville suffers Germany blow

FIA World Rally Championship  ADAC Rallye Deutschland  Neuville hopes dashedBelgian retires from ADAC Rallye Deutschland as Tänak leads race. Ott Tänak headed Andreas Mikkelsen by 21.4sec following the penultimate leg of the asphalt encounter ADAC Rallye Deutschland, after tough speed tests on Panzerplatte’s multi-surface tank training roads and greasy country lanes. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 19

Glock wins in Zandvoort – Ekström and Auer falter

A 1-2-3 for BMW with Glock, Wittmann and Martin on the podium

DTM - Glock wins in Zandvoort – Ekström and Auer falterOff-track excursion and spin cost Ekström points’ lead. Drivers at the front of the drivers’ standings closer together. Timo Glock has scored his first win of the season at Zandvoort in The Netherlands.

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Aug 19

German WorldSBK Day 2 – Davies dominates in Germany with Race One victory

Race 1 at Lausitzring sees Davies speed to victory, with Rea and Sykes also on the podium

German WorldSBK Day 2 - Davies dominates in Germany with Race One victoryAs the riders enjoyed their first race since the summer break it was Welshman Chaz Davies (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati) who produced a superb ride at the Prosecco DOC German Round on Saturday, taking victory by a 1.834s margin from Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team), with Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) also on the podium. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 19

Alonso could explore options outside F1 for 2018

Alonso could explore options outside F1 for 2018

2017-06-11_0551Fernando Alonso is willing to consider competing outside of Formula 1 in 2018 if he is unable to find a seat that will give him a chance to win races next season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 19

Andretti Autosport launches military hiring initiative

The initiative started with the help of David Tilton, a retired U.S. Navy SEAL and Andretti Autosport chassis owner

Alexander RossiAndretti Autosport announced Thursday the launch of MilitaryToMotorsports.com, a unique hiring initiative to help U.S. military veterans transition into the civilian workforce upon retirement, specifically into the motorsport industry. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 19

Lando Norris wins from Joel Eriksson and Maximilian Günther

Lando Norris (Carlin) was unbeatable in the Dutch dunes at Zandvoort

Lando Norris (Carlin) was unbeatable in the Dutch dunes at ZandvoortThe talent, supported by the McLaren Formula 1 team, won the 19th race of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship season, almost nine seconds clear of BMW junior Joel Eriksson (Motopark). Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 19

WEC: New line up for CEFC Manor TRS Racing in Mexico

AT&T 6 Hours of Mexico

The latest version of the entry list for the AT&T 6 Hours of Mexico, reveals that the No.24 ORECA 07 Gibson of CEFC Manor TRS Racing will feature a revised driver line up. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 19

Acura unveils new Daytona Prototype international Race Car for 2018 WeatherTech Championship

Make room, Cadillac, Nissan and Mazda. There’s a newcomer in the Daytona Prototype international (DPi) ranks.

Acura’s new ARX-05 DPi car was officially unveiled today at The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering in Carmel, California as part of Monterey Car Week festivities. Two ARX-05s – which stands for Acura Racing eXperimental, generation 5 – will be fielded in the 2018 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Prototype class by Team Penske, in a new partnership with Acura Motorsports. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 19

Glock on pole position at Zandvoort

In qualifying, Timo Glock has secured the best starting grid position for the race on Saturday

Glock on pole position at ZandvoortWith his BMW M4 DTM, he posted the fastest lap time of 1m27.823s and thus claimed the third DTM pole of his career. The following positions are also firmly in the hands of BMW.

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Aug 19

WTCC 2017: Coming up soon

Here’s what’s coming up over the next few months

WTCC 2017: coming up soonThe wide-open 2017 FIA World Touring Car Championship concludes in Qatar on 1 December.

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Aug 19

WRC: Neuville out

Neither Neuville nor co-driver Nicolas Gilsoul had any explanation for the breakage

Championship leader Thierry Neuville suffered a crushing blow to his title hopes when he retired from the second leg of ADAC Rallye Deutschland on Saturday morning. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 19

It’s time for the Baumholder stages and some exciting new digital features on Rallye Deutschland, coming to you today live on Red Bull TV

Be scared

Red Bull TV logoThe most feared day on Rallye Deutschland – which is well-known as the most variable and challenging asphalt rally on the calendar – is Saturday.

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Aug 19

Fantastic win for Davies in Germany

Race 1 at Lausitzring sees Davies speed to victory, with Rea and Sykes also on the podium

As the riders enjoyed their first race since the summer break it was Welshman Chaz Davies (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati) who produced a superb ride at the Prosecco DOC German Round on Saturday, taking victory by a 1.834s margin from Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team), with Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) also on the podium. Read the rest of this entry »

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