Daily Archive: January 12, 2018

Jan 12

FIA World Rally Championship, shiny new WRC car livery revealed 

World Champion Ogier’s new M-Sport car livery revealed for the first time

The FIA World Rally Championship in 2018 looks set to be the best yet after the thrilling launch at Europe’s biggest pre-season motorsport show in the UK. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 12

89 cars take the start of the 2018 Hankook 24H DUBAI

The first four hours of racing have produced good competition

Under a blue sky, in bright sunshine and with the highest temperatures of the week in Dubai, the 13th running of the Hankook 24H DUBAI got underway at Dubai Autodrome.

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Jan 12

F4 SEA Three wide into the chequered flag

Race 1 started with a bang, literally!

The Formula 4 South East Asia Championship – fuelled by Petron – kicked off in a storm of action with the first four races of the weekend here at the Buriram United International Circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 12

Pirelli: Williams put too much pressure on Kubica tyre tes

“I believe the expectations were too high but I don’t think he did a bad job or unable to understand the tyre”

Abu Dhabi GP,  - Robert Kubica, Williams,Pirelli’s Sporting Director Mario Isola feels Williams haven’t given Robert Kubica a fair opportunity of F1 track time to prove he’s capable of a comeback in 2018 if the Polish driver is overlooked as Felipe Massa’s replacement. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 12

INDYCAR drivers learning to adapt to new car’s characteristics

As Ryan Hunter-Reay put it when asked to describe the car: “It’s alive.”

Marco AndrettiAs drivers sped through a quick right-left portion of the club course Wednesday at Sebring International Raceway, their hands were notably busy as they got back into the throttle. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 12

Prema Powerteam confirms Guanyu Zhou in the FIA F3 European Championship for 2018

Guanyu Zhou extends his Prema Theodore campaign into the 2018 FIA Formula 3 season

Foto 1 - Prema Powerteam confirms Guanyu Zhou in the FIA F3 European Championship for 2018Prema is delighted to announce that Ferrari Driver Academy racer Guanyu Zhou will enter the 2018 FIA Formula 3 European Championship, lining-up for his third year in the series and returning to the Prema stable for the second straight year. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 12

Racing Team Nederland planning graduation from ELMS to WEC

Racing Team Nederland made its debut in the 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans

2017-06-15-0074Racing Team Nederland announced just before Christmas that it had lodged an entry with the FIA WEC for the Super Season, aiming to be the first Dutch team to compete in the world championship.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 12

WTCR Honda set for 24-hour race run

The FIA World Touring Car Cup-bound Honda Civic Type R TCR will make its race debut in Dubai this weekend

WTCR Honda set for 24-hour race runRKC/TGM Motorsport, the first customer outfit to take delivery of the car, is contesting the opening round of the 24H Series. David Drinkwater, Tom Gannon, Umair Khan and former factory Honda British Touring Car Championship driver James Kaye will join Team Principal Ricky Coomber in the Civic Type R TCR, one of 15 TCR cars competing in the Middle East twice-round-the-clock event. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 12

Jaguar makes British GT return with Invictus Games Racing

The team unveiled the latest addition to GT4’s ranks during Autosport Show in Birmingham

Jaguar makes British GT return with Invictus Games RacingJaguar will return to British GT for the first time since 2007 this season after new outfit, Invictus Games Racing, confirmed it would enter a pair of all-new F-TYPE SVR GT4s for a select group of wounded, injured and sick (WIS) veterans of the British Armed Forces. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 12

Birmingham blast-off for 2018 FIA World Rally Championship

Spectacular season launch for WRC at Autosport International show

The 2018 FIA World Rally Championship hit top gear with a spectacular high-profile launch at the Autosport International show in Birmingham on Thursday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 12

Dakar: Benavides seizes control

Focus… 

Image result for dakar logoThe Dakar has left Peru and its formidable sand dunes and entered Bolivia, not far from the splendid Lake Titicaca, giving the competitors the opportunity to taste the mountains and quicker tracks.

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