Daily Archive: December 3, 2017

Dec 03

Hamilton, Piquet, Ogier and Márquez among the motorsport elite honoured at the 2017 Autosport Awards

Lewis Hamilton wins International Racing Driver of the Year

AutosportLewis Hamilton, Nelson Piquet, Sebastien Ogier, Marc Márquez, Charles Leclerc and Derek Warwick were among the big winners in Sunday night’s Autosport Awards. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 03

VENTURI Formula E team back on the podium

Edoardo MORTARA got the ball rolling in style by posting the second-fastest time in the qualifying round

After a good race on Saturday, Monaco’s VENTURI Formula E team was on the podium on Sunday thanks to Edoardo MORTARA’s 2nd place finish. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 03

Rosenqvist promoted to top step after post-race penalty for Abt

Rosenqvist elevated to first position in Hong Kong after Abt stripped of maiden victory for technical infringement

Felix Rosenqvist was elevated to first place in Hong Kong and earned his second victory in the FIA Formula E Championship, after Daniel Abt was disqualified for a technical infringement. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 03

Button confirms full-time Super GT programme for 2018

“I’ll be racing for Honda and have a contract to race with Honda in Super GT in 2018”

2016-06-12_1073Jenson Button has confirmed he will race full-time in Japan next year when he enters the Super GT championship with a Honda-backed team. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 03

Andretti Autosport looks to resume position along elite in 2018 season

For Andretti, there is much optimism entering next year after a 2017 that saw glimpses of a return to form

Team owner Michael Andretti talks with Ryan Hunter-Reay and Alexander Rossi.The checkered flag may have waved on the 2017 Verizon IndyCar Series season back in September, but that hasn’t slowed the pace for Michael Andretti and Andretti Autosport. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 03

GP3: Laaksonen, Vivacqua, Pulcini, Gachot and Kari drove the Campos Racing-run cars during the three-day winter test

Campos Racing gets positive feedback from collective test at Yas Marina

_L5R5734Çampos Racing brought the 2017 season to a positive end with an excellent overall performance during GP3 Series’ collective test at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi.

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Dec 03

Many happy returns: Abt sails to victory in Hong Kong harbour

Daniel Abt took the lead with only two laps to complete

After a steady start under the Qualcomm Safety Car, Round Two of the HKT Hong Kong E-Prix ended in drama as Venturi Formula E driver Edoardo Mortara handed victory to Audi Sport Abt Schaeffler’s Daniel Abt on his 25 Birthday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 03

An inconclusive weekend for Renault e.dams 

Renault e.dams leaves Hong Kong with a total of 7 points

An inconclusive weekend for Renault e.damsDespite a positive start to the day and a thrilling second race with many overtakes, Renault e.dams leaves Hong Kong with 7 points under their belt, thanks to the ninth and eighth places from Nicolas Prost and the tenth from Sébastien Buemi after race winner Daniel Abt’s disqualification.

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Dec 03

Mitch Evans & Panasonic Jaguar Racing secure first Formula E Podium

Panasonic Jaguar Racing’s first ever FIA Formula E podium for Mitch Evans

A weekend of firsts for both drivers and team culminating in fifth place in the team standings. The Jaguar I-TYPE 2 proves its pace and efficiency on the track.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 03

TECHEETAH Formula-E moves up the ranks into third position in the championship

Jean-Eric Vergne into second place in the driver standings

TECHEETAH Formula-E moves up the ranks into third position in the championshipJean-Eric Vergne continued his point scoring streak in the all-electric street racing series second round in central Hong Kong today, rounding up the weekend with a pole position, P2 in Round 1 and P4 in Round 2. The Frenchman is now second in the driver standings and the team in third position in the championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 03

New WTCC champion sends out message of support to Monteiro

“Big respect to Tiago and I am missing him a lot and I send all my best to him”

New WTCC champion sends out message of support to MonteiroThed Björk took time out of his celebrations for winning the 2017 FIA World Touring Car Championship to send a message of support to Tiago Monteiro. Read the rest of this entry »

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