Tag Archive: Budapest

Jun 01

Esteban Ocon wins from Antonio Fuoco and Lucas Auer

Esteban Ocon took the lead at the start.

F3 - Esteban Ocon took the lead at the start Esteban Ocon (Prema Powerteam) concluded his race weekend at the 4.381 kilometres long Hungaroring with yet another victory.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 01

Marco Wittmann the benchmark during DTM comeback in Hungary

 In a commanding way, Marco Wittmann decided the third DTM season round at the Hungaroring in his favour.

DTM - Marco Wittmann Driving his BMW M4 DTM, Wittmann, who had started from pole position, crossed the finish line as the winner after 41 laps with a margin of 6.615 seconds.

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Jun 01

A dominant win in Hungary for BMW driver Marco Wittmann

Bruno Spengler 3rd, Robert Wickens 11th

DTM - Hungaroring At the Hungaroring, Marco Wittmann scored his second DTM race win of the 2014 season. With his BMW M4 DTM, the 24-year old crossed the finish line while in the lead after 1.08:35.291 hours. He had a margin of 6.615 seconds over Miguel Molna, who finished second with his Audi RS 5 DTM.

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Jun 01

Marco Wittmann secures third DTM pole

Marco Wittmann the pole-sitter in Hungary

DTM - HUN 23 Marco Wittmann This Sunday, Marco Wittmann will be the pole-sitter for the first DTM race held at the Hungaroring after a break of nearly 26 years.  In DTM’s comeback at the Hungaroring located not far from Budapest, BMW driver Marco Wittmann secured the pole position.

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Jun 01

Monza, race 2: Kevin Giovesi (Eurotech) and Andrea Roda (Virtuosi UK) ignite home crowd

Kevin Giovesi, driving for Eurotech, went from pole to win in Race 2 of the Auto GP round at Monza.

Auto GP - Monza podium The Italian, who started out front thanks to the reverse top-8 grid format, held the lead comfortably and managed to administrate his margin over Virtuosi UK’s Andrea Roda.

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Jun 01

Esteban Ocon takes fourth season victory

At the 4.381 kilometres long Hungaroring near Budapest

F3 - Start of the race, 2 Esteban Ocon  taking the lead from 25 Antonio Fuoco For the fourth time this season, rookie driver Esteban Ocon (Prema Powerteam) scored a race win in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 01

Esteban Ocon also the quickest in the second qualifying session

The Lotus F1 junior secured the seventh and eight poles of his debut season
F3 - 2 Esteban Ocon (FRA, Prema Powerteam, Dallara F312 - Mercedes), FIA Formula 3 European Championship, round 4, In the second qualifying session for the FIA Formula 3 European championship meeting at the 4.381-kilometre Hungaroring located not far from Budapest, 17-year-old Frenchman Esteban Ocon (Prema Powerteam) once again proved to be invincible.

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May 31

Monza, race 1: Markus Pommer (Super Nova) goes from pole to victory

Markus Pommer went from pole to victory in Race 1 of the Auto GP weekend at Monza.

Auto GP - Supernove - Markus Pommer The German, driving for Super Nova, had set the fastest lap of the day yesterday and retained the spot at the start, successfully controlling his opponents until the checkered flag fell. In second place, Tamas Pal Kiss (Zele Racing) recovered well after a complicated qualifying session.

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May 31

Tom Blomqvist wins, thus reducing Ocon’s lead

At the Formula 1 circuit located not far from Budapest

F3 - Start of the race, 31 Tom Blomqvist (GBR, Jagonya Ayam with Carlin, Dallara F312 - Volkswagen) taking the lead from 30 Max Briton Tom Blomqvist (Jagonya Ayam with Carlin) secured the winner’s trophy in the first of the three FIA Formula 3 European championship races contested this weekend at the 4.381-kilometre Hungaroring. Read the rest of this entry »

May 30

Monza, qualifying: Markus Pommer (Super Nova) cruises to pole

Markus Pommer scored his second career Auto GP pole today at Monza.

Auto GP - Markus Pommer The Super Nova driver, who had made it to a breakthrough pole at Budapest, managed to do it all again in round 4 of the 2014 series, winning an exciting challenge with rookie Christofer von Grunigen.

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May 28

The Maserati Trofeo returns to the Hungaroring

Round 2 in the Maserati Trofeo World Series will be held at the famous Hungaroring on 30 May-1 June.

Maserati Trofeo World Series The Budapest track will also be staging the third round in the DTM series. Hungary will be the first time we see the 2014 three-race format (at Spa only two races were run). The endurance race will last 60’ (last year it was 50’) with a compulsory pit stop; the two 30′ sprints will also be run. Read the rest of this entry »

May 04

Budapest, race-2: Kimiya Sato (Euronova) completes week-end sweep

It’s been a perfect weekend at Budapest for Kimiya Sato (Euronova Racing)

AutoGP - Kimiya Sato The Japanese racer won both races at the Hungaroring and increased his lead in the series’ standings. He’s the third driver in Auto GP history to sweep an entire weekend after Antonio Pizzonia and Adrian Quaife-Hobbs did the same in Brazil and Portugal in 2012. Read the rest of this entry »

May 03

Budapest, race-1: Kimiya Sato (Euronova) consolidates points lead with win

Kimiya Sato (Euronova Racing) captured a spectacular Race 1 win at Budapest.

Auto GP - Budapest PressConference The Japanese racer, who was taking-off from the rear due to his tough luck in qualifying, recovered to fourth place at the end of the opening lap.

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May 02

Budapest, Qualifying: Markus Pommer (Super Nova) takes maiden Auto GP pole position

Driving for Super Nova Racing, Markus Pommer captured his maiden Auto GP pole at the Hungaroring.

Auto GP - Super Nova Racing, Markus Pommer At the end of a rain-disrupted session, the German handed the Sears-owned operation their fourth straight pole in Budapest. From 2011, the honor went in succession to Luca Filippi, Adrian Quaife-Hobbs and Vittorio Ghirelli.

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May 02

Budapest, practice 2: Vittorio Ghirelli  (Super Nova) gets back on top

It’s been a positive return for Super Nova’s Vittorio Ghirelli in Auto GP

Auto GP logoThe Roman, who won the 2013 title, scored the fastest lap at the end of the second practice session as he stopped the clocks at 1’34”436, while Championship Leader Kimiya Sato (Euronova Racing) ended up 25 hundreds of a second adrift.

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May 02

Auto GP teams and drivers line-up in Budapest

Budapest is a spectacular and extraordinary place.

AutoGP The Hungarian city is one of the richest in terms of history and culture among the Eastern European capitals. And thanks to the parade held between the city streets, the Auto GP series was able to be part of this great history by placing three cars alongside the Formula 1 and DTM racers brought by Red Bull, who promoted the event. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 29

Tamas Pal Kiss “My goal is to fight for Auto GP title”

Tamas Pal Kiss will be on-track for his home race this coming weekend

Auto GP - Tamas Pal Kiss The Auto GP championship will line-up at the Hungaroring circuit near Budapest on May 4th for the third round of the 2014 season, and Tamas will also celebrate one year in the series after he joined MLR71 in 2013 in Hungary to capture an impressive front row start.

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Apr 26

After a positive 2013 experience, the Auto GP cars will be back parading between the streets of Budapest again

Auto GP back to the streets of Budapest

AutoGP Six Auto GP car will join the traditional downtown parade, set for the May 1st festivities, in a fascinating frame that will also include a passage on the famous Danube bridge and some of the best sightseeings of one of Europe’s best capital cities.

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Mar 03

Pirelli to sponsor two grands prix in 2014

Pirelli will become the naming sponsor of two grands prix in 2014.

2014-02-27 - Pirelli - Bahrain - Stickers 2 The Italian company has been F1′s often-controversial sole supplier of tyres since 2011, but this season will be the first time grands prix are actually named after Pirelli. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 26

Auto GP secures Eurosport live coverage

Partnership with WTCC, DTM, ELMS for 2014

AutoGP Auto GP Organization is proud to announce its 2014 calendar. As previously announced, the series will contest its fifth season over eight rounds, all of them on circuits steeped in motorsports history.

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