Daily Archive: September 7, 2017

Sep 07

“Race by race”: Press Conference kicks off the #SanMarinoGP

Gran Premio Tribul Mastercard di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini

Riders talk about the weekend ahead and the title fight as the pre-event Press Conference gets Misano in gear. Coming into the Gran Premio Tribul Mastercard di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini, it’s home hero Andrea Dovizioso (Ducati Team) leading the title fight with nine points over second placed Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) and thirteen ahead of Maverick Viñales (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP) in P3. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 07

Exceptional title fight for Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup decider

Nürburgring event of the Blancpain GT Series now hosts the final round of the Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup

At the Nürburgring, the final round of the Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup will see seven driver pairings still in contention for the overall drivers’ title, with four teams competing for the teams’ title. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 07

Haas uneasy about fielding Ferrari F1 juniors in race seats

Gene Haas is uneasy about the idea of fielding a junior driver from another Formula 1 team

2017-06-08_0630Antonio Giovinazzi and Charles Leclerc may be eager to move up to F1 race seats, but an opening at Haas in the future is unlikely given the team owner’s reservations. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 07

Zachary Claman DeMelo to drive second Rahal entry at Sonoma

Claman DeMelo, 19, finished fifth in the Indy Lights presented by Cooper Tires standings this season

Zachary Claman De MeloRahal Letterman Lanigan Racing announced that Zachary Claman DeMelo will make his Verizon IndyCar Series debut in a second entry for the team at the season-ending GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma on Sept. 17. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 07

2017 24 Hours for Trucks – For the first time 100% trucks!

The wishes of truck fans have finally been fulfilled!

2017 24 Hours for Trucks - For the first time 100% trucks!The 24 Hours for Trucks on 23-24 September on the Le Mans Bugatti circuit will be a 100% truck meeting with the European Championship for Trucks, the French Cup for Trucks and the great new sporting addition in 2017, the British Truck Challenge. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 07

World RX: Latvia entries revealed

Great Britain’s Alister McRae will make his second start in the championship

DriverThe entry list for the tenth round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy – Neste World RX of Latvia (15-17 September) – has been released by the FIA.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 07

WRC: Four cars for Hyundai?

Korean manufacturer considering a four-car team for 2018

Hyundai Motorsport could enter four drivers in the final two rounds of the WRC season ahead of a possible four-car campaign in the 2018 championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 07

ERC TV audiences increase by 45%

First four rounds of 2017 deliver huge viewer number rise

Cumulative audiences for four-event period up from 30,156,000 in 2016 to 43,585,000 in 2017. Fans in 88 markets tune in to all-action ERC coverage. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 07

WorldSBK announces Prosecco DOC as Portuguese round event Main Sponsor

Anticipation builds for the return to Portimao with Italian association

Prosecco DOC and Dorna WSBK Organization are elated to announce their continued collaboration throughout the 2017 season, as the Italian company will be the Event Main Sponsor for Round 10 of the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship; the Prosecco DOC Portuguese Round from 15th – 17th September. Read the rest of this entry »

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