Daily Archive: August 21, 2017

Aug 21

ERC Junior Under 27/28 pre-Barum Czech Rally Zlín quotes

Round 4 of 6: Barum Czech Rally Zlín, 25-27 August

JAN ČERNÝ (CZE) Championship position: Ninth. Co-driver: Petr Černohorský (CZE) Car: ŠKODA Fabia R5. BUǦRA BANAZ (TUR) Championship position: Fifth. Co-driver: Burak Erdener (TUR) Car: Ford Fiesta R2. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 21

Season titles come into focus at VIR for Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama competitors

VIRginia International Raceway

Fergus leads the pack at Road America in Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by YokohamaWith only three races remaining in the 2017 IMSA Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama, the season championship, which seemed to be moving toward consistent conclusion, simply blew up after the triple-header weekend at Road America in Wisconsin.

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Aug 21

VIR marks halfway point for Lamborghini Super Trofeo North America Championship battles

VIRginia International Raceway is the only circuit to host Super Trofeo North America in each of its first five seasons

Super Trofeo logoThe VIR race weekend will be the home race for North Carolina-based Change Racing team and its Lamborghini Carolinas dealership. Tight points battles for all championships will come into play at VIR.

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Aug 21

Eastern Canadian Rally Championship: Nick and Kelly Mathew win in Nova Scotia !

Presented in Dartmouth and on the roads around Walton, Nova Scotia

Eastern Canadian Rally Championship Nick and Kelly Mathew win in Nova Scotia !Sixth round of the 2017 Eastern Canadian Rally Championship (ECRC), and the only series event presented in the Maritimes (the 8 others take place in Ontario and Quebec), the Ledwidge Lookoff Rally was won this past weekend by the brother-sister duo of Nick and Kelly Mathew, in their Subaru WRX STI. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 21

Formula 1 launches new eSports series

“As we do in Formula 1, we’ll continue to evolve and innovate”

2017-06-11_1048Formula 1 has announced it will hold its first official eSports series in co-operation with Codemasters and Gfinity, starting with initial qualifiers next month. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 21

Power recovers to repeat as ABC Supply 500 winner

Will Power kept telling himself to not give up. They wound up being winning words.

Will PowerPower overcame numerous obstacles to get to the front today in the ABC Supply 500 at Pocono Raceway, then held off charging Team Penske teammate Josef Newgarden to win the Verizon IndyCar Series race for a second straight year.

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Aug 21

Spa Francorchamps Q&A with Thomas Lassus: “The track is a fantastic one and is a real challenge.”

This weekend sees the team in Belgium for one of the most popular venues that the teams compete at

Spa Francorchamps Q&A with Thomas LassusThe month break that the FIA F2 Championship teams have just had, has given the Racing Engineering team an opportunity to review the season so far and although, generally, the results have been disappointing compared with previous seasons the team is still determined to get back to the front of the field where they have been in previous years.

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Aug 21

Mexico’s founding fathers of endurance racing: Pedro and Ricardo Rodriguez

The fraternal duo put their proud nation firmly on the map with their standout performances in the 60s and early 70s

The popularity of motorsport in Mexico owes much to the Rodriguez brothers, Pedro and Ricardo, in whose honour the 4.304 km circuit is named – Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 21

ELMS: 5 reasons to come to Le Castellet

Become a driver in our simulator, meet the drivers, etc
In only a few days the ELMS weekend will arrive in France for the fourth round of the 2017 season for two days of animations on and off track for all the fans.

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Aug 21

FIA World Rally Championship: ADAC Rallye Deutschland

Military precision in Germany

FIA World Rally Championship ADAC Rallye DeutschlandThe FIA World Rally Championship, we’re regularly told, has three surfaces: snow; gravel and asphalt. Right? Absolutely. Except for Rallye Deutschland. In Germany, there are any number of surfaces. That’s what makes this event unique. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 21

Into the lion’s den: who will rule Britannia?

Destination: Silverstone! It’s not quite London calling but it’s sure to be another classic clash

And now for something completely different: as the dust settles on the Spielberg duel, it’s already time to gear up for Silverstone and the British GP – home to some of its own classics. Read the rest of this entry »

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