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Jul 28

Brand new championship launched: FA1 Middle East Trophy 2016 is go!

FA1 Middle East Trophy 2016 launch

FA1 logoThe organiser of the Acceleration 2014 events, ISRA, has today officially launched a brand new motor racing championship – FA1 Middle East Trophy 2016 – which aims to provide drivers with key seat time and race experience during the traditional winter break across Europe. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 21

Formula Renault 3.5 Series: Oliver Rowland at the wheel of the Red Bull RB8

The Fortec Motorsports man has earned a drive in a Formula One car in the Infiniti Red Bull Racing F1 Show

Oliver Rowland at the wheel of the Red Bull RB8Oliver Rowland’s reward for leading the Formula Renault 3.5 Series standings after nine races is a drive in the Red Bull RB8 at the next Infiniti Red Bull Racing F1 Show, which will be held at the Silverstone World Series by Renault meeting on 5-6 September.

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Jul 20

F1’s Daniel Ricciardo joins motorcycle legend Mick Doohan on Team Australia

The pair join a ROC field featuring Sebastian Vettel, Petter Solberg, ‘Mr Le Mans’ Tom Kristensen and David Coulthard

2015-06-07_1997Three-time Formula 1 grand prix winner Daniel Ricciardo will make his Race Of Champions debut at London’s former Olympic Stadium in November

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Jul 16

Motorama 2016: Toronto show dates announced

March 11, 12 & 13, 2016 at Toronto’s International Centre

Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo logoThe second annual Motorama Custom Car & Motorsports Expo will return to Toronto’s International Centre March 11, 12 & 13, 2016. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 16

A look back at a weekend of superb racing at the Red Bull Ring in Austria

In Austria the paddock entertainments delighted everyone

paddock crowd rbr ambiance ND1 1127logoOver two days no fewer than 12,000 spectators made the trip to the most beautiful of the Austrian race circuits, a great success for the ELMS which at each of its rounds is attracting more and more spectators. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 14

NitrOlympX are well-known for an unique mixture of championship-races and show

Excitement is guaranteed when the pilots accelerate over 6000 hp in less than 5 seconds to 500 km/h

NitrolympxFrom the 7th to the 9th of August Europe´s biggest drag racing event – the NitrOlympX – will take place at the Hockenheimring, Germany.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 13

Formula Renault 3.5 Series: Vaxiviere wins race 2 at the Red Bull Ring (updated)

Matthieu Vaxiviere (Lotus) has scored his third success this year in the Formula Renault 3.5 Series.

Starting from pole, the Lotus F1 Team Junior protégé conserved the lead to win race 2 on the day, ahead of Racing Steps Foundation driver Oliver Rowland (Fortec Motorsports) and rookie Roy Nissany (Tech 1 Racing), who strode on to the podium for the first time in the category.

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Jul 12

Thousands of spectators at the Red Bull Ring today

Full grandstands for the start of Red Bull Ring Race Festival

Red Bull Ring Race Festival In the warm Austrian sunshine, thousands of spectators have arrived at the Red Bull Ring to enjoy a great festival of motorsport with of a unique blend of endurance racing by the European Le Mans Series, single seater action by the Formula Renault 3.5 Series and world class Touring Car entertainment by the TCR International Series. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 11

Formula Renault 3.5 Series: Rowland and Vaxiviere each claim a pole

“To be honest, this morning I drove like a nutter and the car stayed on track” – Oliver Rowland

placeholder+imageLeader in the general classification, Oliver Rowland (Fortec Motorsports) took the pole position for race one on Sunday with a time of 1:17.641.

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Jul 10

Formula Renault 3.5 Series: Ellinas turns up the heat at the Red Bull Ring

Tio Ellinas (Strakka Racing) posted best time of the collective test held this Friday at the Red Bull Ring.

Ellinas turns up the heat at the Red Bull RingThe Cyprus native stopped the clock in 1:18.222 to lead from Pietro Fantin (International Draco Racing) and championship leader, Oliver Rowland (Fortec Motorsports).

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Jul 10

Zele youngster Mendez joins RS01 programme

The Colombian also joins his AutoGP team in sports cars

Zele youngster Mendez joins RS01 programme Andres Mendez, who is running for Zele Racing in the 2015 AutoGP season, will also join the outfit’s Renault RS01 Sport Trophy programme.

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Jul 10

MAVTV Motorsports Network is expanding its availability to race fans throughout the south with the signing of a carriage agreement with Suddenlink Communications

MAVTV carriage agreement with Suddenlink Communications

MAVTV joins NFL RedZone, Fantasy Sports Network, Fight Network, Universal Sports, One World Sports, Outside TV and World Fishing Network as part of Suddenlink’s “Sports Plus” channel lineup.

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Jul 09

Matt Garwood announces media partnership with KarmaComa Studio

20 year-old Garwood is a top ranked open wheel racecar driver from Elmvale, Ontario

Matt Garwood Racing 2 Matt Garwood is proud to announce a new media partnership with KarmaComa Studio for the remainder of the 2015 Millers Oils Formula 1200 Championship season. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 07

Complete line-up for the Lotto Village revealed

The concert line-up is now complete, with famous Belgian DJ’s taking to the stage.

During the Total 24 Hours of Spa the Lotto Village will again be buzzing with activities, certainly on Saturday evening when Martin Solveig will entertain the crowd with a DJ Set. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 07

Formula Renault 3.5 Series: An Austrian stopover before vacation

The World Series by Renault feature category will be in action at the Red Bull Ring for round five of the season this 11 and 12 July.

While the Renault Sport Trophy and Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0 competitors are now enjoying the summer break, the Formula Renault 3.5 Series teams and drivers head to Austria.

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Jul 01

Disheartening outcome for Garwood at BARC Ontario Grand Prix

The BARC Ontario Grand Prix made for a wet and rainy event for all the CASC Ontario competitors and fans. 

Matt Garwood Racing 1 With the Vallis Motorsport team and Matt Garwood Racing debuting their new Formula 1200 car this weekend at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park the team and driver were expecting to battle for a win.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 30

Pirelli official tire partner of Mercedes-Benz Canada’s driving programs

These programs will take place throughout the year and in locations from coast to coast.    

Pirelli official tire partner of Mercedes-Benz Canada’s driving programs Mercedes-Benz Canada and Pirelli are pleased to announce that they have reached a partnership agreement that entails the outfitting of Pirelli Ultra high-performance P Zero tires on several fleets of Mercedes-Benz, AMG cars and SUVs that are used in Mercedes-Benz Canada’s various customer and press driving programs. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 27

Ferrari Challenge Europe: Grossmann, Nelson and Duyver win Race-1 at Budapest

Spectacular racing, thrilling overtaking and breathtaking duels

Ferrari Challenge Europe - Saturday Budapest The first day of competition at the Ferrari Racing Days in Budapest kicked off on Saturday with Race-1 of the Trofeo Pirelli and Coppa Shell, which fulfilled expectations with some spectacular racing, thrilling overtaking and breathtaking duels. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 27

Ferrari Racing Days Budapest

The FXX K stars at Hungaroring

Ferrari Racing Days - The FXX K stars in Budapest The Ferrari Racing Days are underway in Budapest with the first day of competition. Thousands of spectators flocked to the Hungaroring on Saturday to watch exciting duels in the Ferrari Challenge Europe and to see the range of road cars and Formula 1 Clienti.

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Jun 26

Shell V-Power Nitro+ road fuel propels Räikkönen to top of iconic Goodwood Hillclimb

With the car also running on Shell Helix Ultra race lubricant with PurePlus Technology

2015-06-26 - Kimi Räikkönen drives up the iconic Goodwood Hillclimb in his Ferrari F10Former Formula One™ World Champion and current Scuderia Ferrari Driver Kimi Räikkönen demonstrated the performance of Shell V-Power NiTRO+ fuel on Friday 26 June with a thrilling display at the 2015 Goodwood Festival of Speed. Read the rest of this entry »

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