Daily Archive: September 8, 2017

Sep 08

Dominant Lando Norris claims pole position

“I quickly found my way and I felt at ease” – Lando Norris

Dominant Lando Norris claims pole positionIn the cold and wet Eifel, Lando Norris (Carlin, 1m35.601s) turned out to be unbeatable in qualifying of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship: the British McLaren junior driver posted the seventh fastest qualifying time in a row. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 08

Petrucci pips Viñales to make his mark at Misano

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

Petrucci pips Viñales to make his mark at MisanoIt was an Italian on an Italian bike who went fastest on Friday – with the top three within less than a tenth. Danilo Petrucci (Octo Pramac Racing) stole the headlines on Day 1 at the Gran Premio Tribul Mastercard di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini, taking to the top late on in the final stages of FP2 as a top ten shootout got underway. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 08

Sutton leads BTCC charge into Silverstone

Subaru racer heads the way into penultimate race weekend of 2017

The 2017 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship is speeding towards its conclusion with an all-important outing at Silverstone next weekend (16-17 September) and there has been another shift in power atop the standings. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 08

ERC Rally di Roma Capitale preview

FIA European Rally Championship Round 7 Of 8

FIA ERC Junior Under 27/FIA ERC Junior Under 28 Round 5 Of 6. ERC Title Chasers Head To Rome For Asphalt Adventure.

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Sep 08

Brown: McLaren can navigate any financial hit from Honda divorce

“We can’t afford not to be on the podium” – Brown

2017-06-11_1438As its divorce with Honda appears to near, Zak Brown says McLaren can navigate any financial situation it faces with a possible loss of funding from the Japanese manufacturer. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 08

Formula V8 3.5: World Series looks to rock in Austin, Tx

The Title Hunt

Following to a colourful event in Mexico, where thousands of fans enjoyed the World Series Formula V8 3.5 for the first time, drivers and teams continue their overseas trip to Austin,TX in the United States of America, where the World Series will held its first event ever, in partnership with the FIA WEC 6h Hours of COTA. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 08

D3+Transformers Racing set for 2018 WeatherTech Championship debut

If you’ve been a fan of Prototype racing in the WeatherTech Championship, there’s even more than meets the eye for 2018.

That’s because D3+Transformers Racing has announced plans to field a new LM P2 race car in the WeatherTech Championship Prototype class beginning next season. The team is targeting a three-year program. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 08

Marquez heads FP1 at Misano

Reigning Champion lays down a marker first time out

Hit reset: the Championship starts againMarc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) shot to the top in FP1 at the San Marino GP, consistently ahead of the chasing pack and finishing the session four tenths clear.

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Sep 08

Ducati unveil new V4 engine in Italy

Italian factory reveal their new engine set to make the WorldSBK in 2019

Ducati have showcased their new 90° V4 engine, as they explain their plans to introduce the engine into the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship in 2019, which has been designed to power the standard production bikes made by the Italian factory.

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