Subaru wins Rallye Perce Neige 2016

Maxime and Robert Labrie finish at the top of the podium at Rallye Perce Neige 2016 driving a Subaru WRX.

Subaru wins Rallye Perce Neige 2016 Subaru secures first place manufacturer status after the first event of the 2016 Canadian Rally Championship season. After an extremely hard fought battle through harsh conditions, Maxime and Robert Labrie won the 2016 Rallye Perce Neige held in Maniwaki, Quebec, on February 6 in their Subaru WRX.

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XFINITY: Villeneuve set to return with new team

The team’s exact schedule was not announced

2014-08-09_0191 Wing Nut Racing, a new team that says it “will be debuting this year with a wide variety of racing avenues from off-road to stock car racing,” announced it has signed Jacques Villeneuve to drive its entry in the NASCAR Xfinity Series, with backing from Alsco, K1 Speed, and SpeedForSale. (more…)

Trident and Ghiotto still together for GP2 competition

Italian racer Luca Ghiotto (#Car15) will be driving for Trident in the 2016 GP2 Series

Trident and Luca Ghiotto still together for GP2 competition The Vicenza-based driver is moving up from the GP3 Series after ending up the 2015 season as a runner up for the Italian squad.
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Arden International signs Tatiana Calderon for GP3 Championship

2016 GP3 Series driver announcement

Tatiana Calderon portrait Colombian-born Tatiana Calderon (22) joins Arden International’s line-up for the GP3 Series Championship. (more…)

Alexis DeJoria set to make history at the 2016 NHRA season opener

100th funny car event

Alexis DeJoria Set to Make History at the 2016 NHRA Season Opener with Her 100th Funny Car Event Alexis DeJoria is poised to make history this weekend at the 56th annual Circle K NHRA WinterNationals in Pomona, California, where she will become the first female to enter 100 Funny Car events. (more…)

Feb 06

Duran: “It feels like coming home”

Mexican pleased to be back at Team Aguri

Mexican pleased to be back at Team AguriSalvador Duran says he is pleased to be back in Formula E after rejoining Team Aguri for the Buenos Aires ePrix. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 06

Buenos Aires ePrix: Qualifying groups

Find out the order for today’s qualifying groups

Find out the order for today’s qualifying groupsQualifying groups for the 2016 FIA Formula E Buenos Aires ePrix – Round 4 – have been announced (see below). Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 06

Bird leads opening free practice

Vergne: I’m feeling much better

DS Virgin man on top as team-mate falls illDS Virgin man on top as team-mate falls ill. DS Virgin star back for FP2. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 06

24 drivers – 24 questions: Answers by António Félix da Costa

In 2016, 24 drivers will be battling to make their big dream come true: winning the DTM champion’s trophy

International top-level drivers will be staging entertaining duels in 18 races on a total of nine weekends. We want to introduce the contenders from BMW, Audi and Mercedes-Benz in detail and have asked each one of them 24 questions. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 06

Toyota displays 2016 Yaris WRC livery

WRC team principal Tommi Mäkinen attended the event but no updates were provided on the Yaris WRC

Toyota Gazoo Racing unveiled a 2016 livery for its Yaris World Rally Car during its annual motorsport news conference in Japan today (Thursday). Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 06

Decision of the Grand Prix Commission

FIM Grand Prix World Championship Decision of the Grand Prix Commission 

FIM logo The Grand Prix Commission, composed of  Messrs. Carmelo Ezpeleta (Dorna, Chairman), Ignacio Verneda (FIM CEO), Herve Poncharal (IRTA) and Takanao Tsubouchi (MSMA) in the presence of Vito Ipollito (President FIM), Javier Alonso (Dorna)  and Mike Trimby (IRTA, Secretary of the meeting), in a meeting held on February 4 in Geneva, made the following decisions. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 06

Fabulous pole for Van Gisbergen and McLaren

Round 1 –  Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour

Fabulous pole for Van Gisbergen and McLaren McLaren driver Shane Van Gisbergen rewrote the history books on Mount Panorama, by claiming the pole for the 2016 Bathurst 12 Hour in a record-breaking 2’01.286, at the wheel of his #59 Tekno Autosports McLaren. René Rast put the #75 MPC Audi alongside him on the front row. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 05

Mike Conway ready for Buenos Aires

The circuit is located in the Puerto Madero neighborhood

Venturi Formula E Team logo The Argentine capital Buenos Aires is hosting the fourth round of the 2015/16 season of the FIA ​​Formula-E championship this weekend.

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Feb 05

Bykolles Racing confirms entry to FIA WEC and 84th Edition of 24 Hours Of Le Mans

Formerly known as Lotus LMP, ByKOLLES Racing has been competing in motorsport for 15 years

2015-28-03-37 During todays live-streaming press conference in Paris the “Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile“ (FIA) and the “Automobile Club de l’Ouest” (ACO) have confirmed the participation of LMP1 Team ByKOLLES Racing in the FIA World Endurance Championship and 24 Hours of Le Mans respectively. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 05

Auto GP Formula Open 2016: 7 teams have already signed up to the series for single-seaters from F.3 to F.1

These are the 8 categories of cars allowed: Auto GP, F.1, GP2, F.3000, GP3, World Series, F.Masters and F.3.

Auto GP logo First steps for the new championship “Auto GP Formula Open”, the series that will send the track this year in Italy all the cars from 2 to 4 liters. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 05

An incredible grid for the 2016 European Le Mans Series season!

44 cars, 34 teams, 14 nationalities, 3 categories

ELMS - 2016 Entry List For the fourth season since the relaunch of the European Le Mans Series in 2013, Europe’s leading endurance race series starts 2016 with the unveiling of a fantastic grid of 44 entries, the largest so far. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 05

Manor to enter 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship

For its 27th year of racing, Manor will compete in the full FIA WEC season including the 24 hours of Le Mans

ORECA 05 - Manor 3 Twenty-six years after entering its first season of competition, Manor will embark on its first season in the FIA World Endurance Championship which will include the legendary 24 Hours of Le Mans race. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 05

Larbre Competition ready for new season fighting with WEC elite

Experienced and new drivers piloting the #50 Corvette C7.R

Larbre Competition ready for new season fighting with WEC elite Larbre Competition will compete in the FIA World Endurance Championship’s LMGTE Am class once again this year with its #50 Corvette C7.R. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 05

Alpine steps up its racing programme!

The exact driver line-ups are in the process of being finalised

2015-09-17-2056 The entries registered for the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) and the list of cars expected to contest the 84th Le Mans 24 Hours include two Alpine A460s. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 05

Schumacher condition ‘not good’ says di Montezemolo

Luca di Montezemolo on Michael Schumacher – “I have news and unfortunately it is not good…”

2012-06-10_1346 The condition of seven-time F1 world champion Michael Schumacher is ‘not good’, according to former Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 05

F1 ‘afraid’ of making decisions – Abiteboul

Cyril Abiteboul has urged F1 chiefs to be more daring with its proposed rule changes
F1 ‘afraid’ of making decisions - AbiteboulCyril Abiteboul: We would like to see ambition, we would like to see people being daring and change. If we f*** up we can always deal with that.”

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Feb 05

INSIGHT: Fangio and Formula E

Senna and D’Ambrosio travel to Balcarce ahead of the Buenos Aires ePrix

It’s been almost 60 years since Juan Manuel Fangio won the last of his five Formula 1 World Championships, yet the legend of the Argentinian nicknamed ‘El Maestro’ remains as strong as ever. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 05

Mark Preston: 2015 win built on tech and talent

Team Aguri team principal reflects on Buenos Aires win

Team Aguri team principal reflects on Buenos Aires winThis weekend marks the anniversary of Team Aguri’s maiden Formula E win. Team Principal, Mark Preston, reflects on how it all came together in the blistering Buenos Aires sun. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 05

Consolidating and developing the FIA racing ladder

It is a good opportunity therefore to look at the current state of play of the pyramid-shaped structure that the FIA

The training course for drivers in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship, held in Paris yesterday was almost a curtain raiser for the 2016 season of championships run by the International Automobile Federation, open to youngsters hoping to make a career in motor sport. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 05

Hyundai R5 breaks cover at French test

Kevin Abbring completed the first test of Hyundai Motorsport’s new R5 rally car in southern France last week.

The car is based on the five-door new-generation i20, like the team’s World Rally Car which made a podium-winning debut at Rallye Monte-Carlo last month. Read the rest of this entry »

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