Monthly Archive: September 2017

Sep 30

New BMW M4 wins on GT4 European Series Southern Cup debut at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya

Maserati claims maiden AM victory

Making its very appearance in the GT4 European Series Southern Cup this weekend, Schubert Motorsport’s new #200 BMW M4 (Beitske Visser-Dennis Marschall) has won the opening race of the Barcelona round after a thrilling finish.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 30

Jack Goff grabs another pole

Ash Sutton third as drama strikes Colin Turkington in BTCC title race

Eurotech Racing’s Jack Goff grabbed his third pole position of the 2017 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship whilst drama struck the title fight in qualifying at Brands Hatch. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 30

FRP’s Austin McCusker wins in FC at Runoffs

Austin McCusker led a Formula Race Promotions sweep of the FC class at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in the Runoffs

Austin McCuskerMcCusker won the national title driving a smart, consistent race, and won ahead of F2000’s Robert Allaer with Tim Minor finishing third, another F2000 driver and past Champion. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 30

French WorldSBK Day 2 – Rea seals third successive title with victory in France 

French WorldSBK Day 2 – Rea seals third successive title with victory in France 

French WorldSBK Day 2 - Rea seals third successive title with victory in France Jonathan Rea charged to an excellent victory at the Magny-Cours circuit in France on Saturday to secure a historic third consecutive WorldSBK title, crossing the line over 16 seconds ahead of second placed Marco Melandri (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati), with Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) finishing third.

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Sep 30

Jonathan Rea takes record breaking third consecutive WorldSBK title

Northern Irishman secures championship after stunning performance in France

Jonathan Rea takes record breaking third consecutive WorldSBK titleWhen someone asks you when Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) made history by winning three back to back WorldSBK titles, you will remember 30th September 2017, as the Northern Irishman has been crowned MOTUL FIM Superbike World Champion this weekend in France.

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Sep 30

Formula One teams Malaysian Grand Prix qualifying report

Malaysian Grand Prix Formula One qualifying report

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

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Sep 30

Ferrari forced to change Vettel’s engine after Malaysia issue

Title contender Sebastian Vettel edges closer to a grid penalty after being forced to move onto his final engine of the season in Malaysia

2017-06-09_643Ferrari has confirmed it has changed the engine on Sebastian Vettel‘s Formula 1 car following an issue during final practice for the Malaysian Grand Prix on Saturday, edging the German closer to a grid penalty. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 30

F4SEA: Sizzling battle for event championship

Singapore’s Danial Frost was awarded the victory with Cao second

F4SEA Sizzling battle for event championshipDaniel Cao sizzled in the heat of Sepang when he won the opening two races of the FIA Formula 4 Southeast Asia Championship – certified by FIA, yesterday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 30

Eriksson targets Germany RX podium

Eriksson has qualified for the final on three occasions

DriverSweden’s Kevin Eriksson earned his tag of ‘Mr Round the Outside’ at the Estering in Germany last year, where he produced the move of the season to overtake the entire field at the first corner of the final on his way to his first win.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 29

FRP’s Keith Grant wins at Runoffs

Grant has been no stranger to speed or victory lane with Formula Race Promotions in the Atlantic Championship

Keith Grant Wins 2017 Runoffs Race at IndyKeith Grant, a Championship contender in the Atlantic Championship Series, dominated the 2017 Runoffs at Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Friday in the Formula Atlantic category, taking his first win at the event in the Polestar Racing Group entry.
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Sep 29

FRP’s Cowley wins in Formula F at Indy

Formula Race Promotions drivers dominated the 2017 Runoffs in Formula F at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

Cowley Wins in Formula F at IndyThe F1600 Championship Series contenders stole the show, as Matthew Cowley and Team Pelfrey battled to the win at Indy ahead of F1600 pro series rivals Zach Holden and Jonathan Kotyk. Yuven Sundaramoorthy also ran well, challenging for the win on the last lap.
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Sep 29

French WorldSBK Day 1 – Rea the leader of the pack in France

Circuit de Nevers Magny-Cours Day One

As the WorldSBK riders undertook their first two practice sessions at the Pirelli French Round on Friday it was Kawasaki Racing Team’s Jonathan Rea who led the way with a 1’37.489 lap, whilst Michael van der Mark (Pata Yamaha Official WorldSBK Team) and Marco Melandri (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati) were also in the top three. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 29

FIA Formula 3 European Championship attracts global attention

With three races to go, Lando Norris (Carlin) has the best chances of securing the title

The 2017 FIA Formula 3 European Championship is entering the home straight and the season finale at the Hockenheimring Baden-Württemberg is eagerly awaited.

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Sep 29

Teen sensation Rovanperä chooses ERC for international rally debut

The ‘Max Verstappen of rallying’ gets M-Sport Ford Fiesta R5 for Rally Liepāja

Highly-rated teenager Kalle Rovanperä has chosen the FIA European Rally Championship season-closing Rally Liepāja for his international event debut. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 29

F4 SEA: “A flying start to the championship”

Frost won four races in SIC in the inaugural Formula 4 SEA Championship last year

F4 SEA A flying start to the championshipDanial Frost revelled in the wet and cold conditions at Sepang International Circuit to take pole position for the Formula 4 SEA Championship’s opening race of the season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 29

Formula One teams Malaysian Grand Prix free practice report

Malaysian Grand Prix Formula One free practice report

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

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Sep 29

Hamilton aims to attack Vettel’s weaknesses

“I think we all have weak spots and part of the process of fighting a competitor is always to try and find the exposed areas.”

2017-06-09-14-04-49_1450Lewis Hamilton says he’s targeting Sebastian Vettel’s ‘weak spots’ in his charge to the 2017 Formula 1 world title but is wary for the Ferrari driver’s reaction at the Malaysian Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 29

WEC: Full steam ahead for 6 Hours of Fuji

Toyota aiming to repeat 2016 home success

2017-09-14-0113With just over two weeks to go until the seventh round of the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship at Fuji International Speedway in Japan, there are several driver changes on the entry list and plenty of hot topics to be discussed as the season approaches its final third. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 29

One day after the official entry list was unveiled for the 20th Anniversary Motul Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta, an additional entry came in and it’s a big one

Motul Petit Le Mans Field Expands to Include Team Penske Prototype for Montoya, Castroneves, Pagenaud

Team Penske is bringing an ORECA LM P2 machine for a trio of IndyCar superstars: Juan Pablo Montoya, Helio Castroneves and Simon Pagenaud. Between the three of them, they own five Indianapolis 500 victories and two IndyCar championships. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 29

New RX2 on Ice series to kick-start 2018 motorsport season

Four-round RX2 winter series launched for early 2018

New RX2 on Ice series to kick-start 2018 motorsport seasonBuoyed by the outstanding success of the inaugural RX2 International Series presented by Cooper Tires, we are proud to officially unveil the new RX2 on Ice series that will kick-start the 2018 motorsport season. Read the rest of this entry »

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