Monthly Archive: November 2017

Nov 30

Tickets for Honda Indy Toronto go on sale to the Public Tuesday, December 5

Meridian Champions Club Experience Available for a Limited Time

Honda Indy Toronto logoAnticipation is building for the 32nd edition of Honda Indy Toronto at Exhibition Place, July 13-15, 2018.  Ticket sales will open to the public starting on Tuesday, December 5, 2017, at 10 a.m. ET.

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Nov 30

Williams Martini Racing F1 driver Lance Stroll will lead an all-star team for the Jackie Chan DCR JOTA run LMP2 cars at Daytona next January

Felix Rosenqvist, Robin Frijns and Daniel Juncadella will join Stroll aboard the car

In addition to Stroll, the line-up will include some of the world’s most talented young racers in one of the two Jackie Chan DCR JOTA run Oreca-Gibson cars. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 30

F2: Delétraz heads day 1 of post-season test

Swiss driver quickest overall, Norris tops morning session

Delétraz heads day 1 of post-season testLouis Delétraz has topped the timesheets for day 1 of the FIA Formula 2 Championship post-season test at Yas Marina Circuit, claiming the honours in the evening session with a time of 1:48.282, less than a tenth ahead Alexander Albon and Norman Nato, while in a morning session largely focused on longer runs Lando Norris stopped the clock at 1:49.084 to grab P1 by a tenth from Jack Aitken and Delétraz.

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Nov 30

GP3: Kari leads the way on day 1 in Abu Dhabi

Finn tops morning, Ilott heads afternoon session

Kari leads the way on day 1 in Abu DhabiNiko Kari has got the 2017 post-season GP3 Series test underway in fine form after topping day 1 at the Yas Marina Circuit, stopping the clock at 1:54.960 in the morning session to claim the top spot by almost 0.2s from Alessio Lorandi and Giuliano Alesi, while Callum Ilott headed the afternoon session with a time of 1:55.277, just ahead of Alesi and Leonardo Pulcini.          Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 30

Debate of the Day: Will Kubica get his F1 comeback?

Williams has confirmed an official decision on its driver line-up won’t be made for potentially a few weeks

F1: Robert Kubica, Williams,With the post-season Abu Dhabi test wrapping up Formula 1 for 2017, all eyes are already looking to whether Robert Kubica will be on the grid for Williams in 2018. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 30

Trident Motorsport F2 & GP3 – Abu Dhabi post season test

Busy Days at Yas Marina Circuit

Trident RacingTeam Trident is set for the last collective test session of the season. It will be a very important opportunity to evaluate new drivers and lay the groundwork for 2018. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 30

Formula E names Motorsport.com as official digital media partner

Formula E to amplify enhanced content with Motorsport.com as official digital media partner

Formula E has teamed-up with Motorsport Network to bring fans even more insight and behind the scenes access to the world of the electric street racing series, with additional news and video content shown throughout the season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 30

Renault e.dams 2017 HKT Hong Kong ePrix preview 

Drivers Sébastien Buemi and Nicolas Prost face possibly their sternest test yet

Three-time FIA Formula E Teams’ champions Renault e.dams kicks off its title defence this weekend in the first double-header of Season Four of the FIA Formula E championship at one of the most exciting circuits on the calendar, Hong Kong. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 30

Mahindra and Renesas launch Formula E Technical Partnership 

Official technology partner of the Mahindra Racing Formula E team

To explore collaboration to expand the development and manufacturing of electric vehicles, powertrain, ADAS and other systems in India and other emerging markets. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 30

VENTURI Formula E team : new season and new hopes

New addition to the engineering team

The fourth season of the FORMULA E World Championship gets under way this weekend in Hong-Kong, and Monaco’s VENTURI FORMULA E TEAM is more ambitious than ever. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 30

WEC: How LMP1 was won

Porsche’s parting shot

2017-11-18-0034As Porsche LMP Team departed the WEC with a third successive sweep of the FIA World Endurance Drivers’ and Manufacturers’ Championships, a look at how the titles were won reveals that a typically dramatic Le Mans 24 Hours proved to be, as so often, the decisive point. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 30

Moving on Up: Performance Tech Takes on Prototype Class with ORECA

Team Principal Brent O’Neill struck a new deal with French manufacturer ORECA

Performance Tech Motorsports will be joining the Prototype class for the 2018 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Challenge season with the purchase of a ORECA 07 LMP2. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 30

WTCC title leader Björk: we’re just playing our card

Muller has spent 2017 testing for Volvo’s factory team

WTCC title leader Björk: we’re just playing our cardThed Björk has defended Polestar Cyan Racing’s decision to bench Néstor Girolami for the FIA World Touring Car Championship showdown on Friday night and replace him with Yvan Muller, the most successful driver in WTCC history. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 30

Dubourg begins his Andros Trophy defence

Dubourg begins his Andros Trophy defence

DriverFrance’s Jean-Baptiste Dubourg will begin the defence of his double Andros Trophy championship titles this weekend, three weeks after completing his maiden season in the FIA World Rallycross Championship in South Africa.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 30

Dakar: Game on for André Villas-Boas!

The Portuguese native will buckle up in a Toyota Hilux at the start in Lima

European football Champion as coach of FC Porto in 2011, then winner of the Russian championship with his Saint-Petersburg Zenith squad in 2015, André Villas-Boas now sets off on a new challenge.

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Nov 30

Jacobsen signs with TripleM Honda for 2018

American ready to make the step up to WorldSBK

PJ Jacobsen will make his MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship debut next season with the TripleM Honda squad, following the announcement that Triple M Honda will be running the official satellite Honda team for 2018. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 29

Formula One teams Abu Dhabi testing report day 2

Formula One Abu Dhabi day 2 test report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s testing report from Formula One teams & drivers. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 29

Daniel Ricciardo visits Baku City Circuit

Winner of last year’s Azerbaijan Grand Prix returns to the scene of his greatest moment in 2017

Daniel Ricciardo visits Baku City CircuitRed Bull Racing driver Daniel Ricciardo today returned to Baku – the scene of his sole victory in 2017 and one of the greatest moments in his F1 career so far-  to reflect on his incredible race here at Baku City Circuit last summer.

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Nov 29

Lewis celebrates the championships with his colleagues at PETRONAS

#4TheTeam – Championship celebrations in Kuala Lumpur

2017-11-29 - Lewis celebrates the championships with his colleagues at PETRONASLewis Hamilton came to Kuala Lumpur today to thank the PETRONAS family for their continuous support throughout the season. The Title Partner of Mercedes-AMG PETRONAS Motorsport played a crucial role in this year’s historic success of the Silver Arrows. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 29

Alonso recovers from “small kiss” crash in Abu Dhabi test

“I had a small kiss with the wall this morning and we lost some track time”

F1: Fernando Alonso, McLaren,Fernando Alonso says he still completed a full testing programme on his final day of track action for McLaren-Honda in 2017 despite crashing in the morning of the opening day at the Abu Dhabi Pirelli tyre test. Read the rest of this entry »

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