Daily Archive: December 2, 2017

Dec 02

The Sauber F1 Team confirms the driver line-up for 2018

“We are all delighted about the cooperation with Alfa Romeo”

The Sauber F1 Team spent the day at the Museo Storico Alfa Romeo, where the Italian car manufacturer officially celebrated their return to Formula One, after more than 30 years of absence from the sport.

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Dec 02

Albon tops test on day 3 in Abu Dhabi

Thai driver grabs fastest lap of test, Maini leads morning session

Albon tops test on day 3 in Abu DhabiAlex Albon has claimed the fastest lap of the 3 day FIA Formula 2 Championship post-season test at Yas Marina Circuit, topping the 3rd evening session with a lap of 1:48.110 halfway through to top the session ahead of Norman Nato and Nyck De Vries, while earlier in the morning session Arjun Maini was P1 with a time of 1:49.040, holding off rivals Norman Nato and Antonio Fuoco to the flag. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 02

Positive start for VENTURI Formula E team in Hong-Kong

Monaco VENTURI Formula E team has just taken part in the opening round of the fourth Formula E season

The thrilling race through the streets of Hong Kong confirmed that the Monegasque outfit can expect to challenge for podium finishes this year! Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 02

TECHEETAH Formula-E flies into second place in the FIA Formula E season opener 

Racing on narrow city circuits has its challenges and today’s race was no exception

After the first round of the all-electric street racing series, FIA Formula E, Jean-Eric Vergne and TECHEETAH Formula-E earned a second place both in the driver and team standings after a dramatic race. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 02

Alfa Romeo Sauber reveals 2018 livery concept

Alfa Romeo is owned by the FCA Group and is sister brand to Ferrari

Alfa Romeo Sauber, F1,

The rebranded Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 team has teased its potential 2018 car colours with a livery concept during the team’s presentation in Milan. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 02

Newgarden among INDYCAR drivers named for Race Of Champions

Montoya is excited to return to defend his championship

2018 Race Of Champions driversReigning Verizon IndyCar Series champion Josef Newgarden will compete for the first time in the Race Of Champions, joining fellow INDYCAR drivers Ryan Hunter-Reay, Helio Castroneves and Juan Pablo Montoya in the prestigious all-star event set for Feb. 2-3 in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 02

GP3: Habsburg tops final day of Yas Marina test

Austrian leads morning session, Hughes tops afternoon

Habsburg tops final day of Yas Marina test

Ferdinand Habsburg has claimed the top spot for day 3 of the 2017 post-season GP3 Series test at the Yas Marina Circuit, stopping the clock at 1:54.869 in the morning session by over a tenth from teammate Jehan Daruvala and Nikita Mazepin and ensuring newcomers MP Motorsport topped all 3 days of the test, while Jake Hughes led throughout the afternoon session with a time of 1:55.578, less than a tenth ahead of Niko Kari and Daruvala. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 02

Bird clinches season-opener in Hong Kong despite picking-up penalty

DS Virgin Racing driver wins against the odds on Hong Kong Central Harbourfront as di Grassi and Buemi hit trouble.

The FIA Formula E Championship sparked into life for the start of the new season with a gripping opening contest in Hong Kong, where Sam Bird sealed a surprise victory despite picking up a penalty for not stopping in his allocated space during the mid-race car swap. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 02

Panasonic Jaguar Racing secure first points of the season

Nelson Piquet Jr. secures fourth position on his Jaguar debut

Panasonic Jaguar Racing secure first points of the seasonPanasonic Jaguar Racing return to the city streets of Hong Kong. The Jaguar I-TYPE 2 delivers improved efficiency and on track performance. Hong Kong, Saturday 1 December: Panasonic Jaguar Racing returned to the streets of Hong Kong for the opening race of season four of the FIA Formula E Championship with encouraging performances from both Nelson Piquet Jr and Mitch Evans. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 02

A difficult first race for Renault e.dams 

The season 4 of the FIA Formula E Championship started this weekend

Hong Kong set the scene for the eagerly anticipated opening round but after a poor qualifying session and a dramatic race that led to the first ever red flag at the end of lap 1 meant, it made it mission impossible to reach the podium.

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Dec 02

Race report: Björk claims WTCC title glory in Qatar

Kris Richard achieves podium finish in Qatar

Race report: Björk claims WTCC title glory in QatarTom Chilton and Esteban Guerrieri shared the wins but it was Thed Björk who came out on top of a tense title showdown in Qatar as the provisional FIA World Touring Car champion for 2017*. Read the rest of this entry »

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