Daily Archive: December 16, 2017

Dec 16

Hamilton predicts McLaren to join F1 title fight in 2018

“Next year, McLaren will have Renault engines, then we may see four teams fighting for the championship”

2017-06-11_1130Lewis Hamilton believes McLaren’s switch to Renault power units from next season could become a catalyst for his former team’s charge to a Formula 1 world championship fight alongside his Mercedes squad, Ferrari and Red Bull. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 16

Borg-Warner Trophy makes triumphant return from successful tour of Japan

Formula One driver Jenson Button was impressed as he gazed at arguably the most famous trophy in all of international racing

Takuma SatoThe Borg-Warner Trophy is “Back Home Again in Indiana” after its first international trip. The iconic 81-year-old prize created lasting memories on its two-week journey to Japan to commemorate Takuma Sato as the first driver from the country to win the Indianapolis 500. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 16

Robert Shwartzman signs with Prema for 2018 FIA Formula 3

Robert Shwartzman climbs to FIA Formula 3 Championship with Prema Theodore Racing

Foto 2 - Robert Shwartzman signs with Prema for 2018 FIA Formula 3The Prema team is delighted to welcome Russian racer Robert Shwartzman on board for the 2018 FIA Formula 3 European Championship. The 18-year-old racer, born in Saint Petersburg, has recently joined the Ferrari Driver Academy and is looking forward to repeat and improve the positive results he secured this season in the Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0 series.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 16

Colton Herta to test for Andretti

“It’s the best Christmas present I could’ve gotten”

With less than a month to go until Round Three of the FIA Formula E Championship, MS&AD Andretti announce Andretti-Steinbrenner Racing Indy Lights driver Colton Herta will make his Formula E debut in Marrakesh on January 14. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 16

BMW announces drivers for WEC

Martin Tomczyk, Nick Catsburg, Antonio Felix da Costa and Augusto Farfus

BMW announces drivers for WECThe newest manufacturer in the FIA World Endurance Championship, BMW, has announced its drivers to challenge for the GT World Championship titles in 2018-19. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 16

Andreas Bakkerud Q&A

We caught up with Bakkerud to find out how he’s feeling ahead of his Andros debut

2016-08-07_63556This weekend, Norway’s Andreas Bakkerud will switch from racing an FIA World Rallycross Championship Supercar to join DA Racing in the Andros Trophy ice racing series. He will drive a Renault Captur as team mate to Jean Baptiste-Dubourg.

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Dec 16

VIDEO: Sébastien Ogier onboard mix

The 12-minute edit showcases some of the spectacular action that the WRC TV onboard cameras captured

With Sébastien Ogier’s fifth WRC title now written into the history books, we continue to celebrate the Frenchman’s magnificent year by putting together a compilation video that contains his best onboard moments from the 2017 season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 16

Gamarino rides with Team Grillini for WorldSBK opener

The Italian will debut in the premier class to take part in the first five rounds of the season

Christian Gamarino is ready to make his debut at Phillip Island next February as a Grillini Team rider, alongside the already confirmed Roberto Rolfo for the 2018 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship.

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