DTM and Super-GT agree upon new Class One regulations

DTM and the Japanese Super GT are making big steps forward, in their co-operation.

DTM - Audi RS 5 DTM, DTM Mercedes AMG C-Coupe, BMW M4 DTM Since the beginning of the 2014 season, the technical regulations – mainly in the chassis and the aero areas – have been identical, in the two series and from 2017, there also will be joint engine regulations: two litres, four cylinders, turbo charged.

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Volcano could affect Japan GP – report

An erupting volcano is threatening to affect this weekend’s Japanese grand prix.

On Saturday, Mount Ontake – located less than 200 kilometres from the Suzuka circuit – erupted, killing dozens. (more…)

Honda delay could thwart Alonso switch – report

It has stirred real fears that McLaren could dump its protege Kevin Magnussen after just a single season

2014-01-16_0495 The high uncertainty surrounding Fernando Alonso’s future could be connected with rumours emerging from the Honda camp.

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F1 ‘too easy’ as teen Verstappen makes debut

F1’s governing body has cleared the way for Max Verstappen to make history this week at Suzuka.

2014-08-22 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - Max Verstappen (6) Under existing rules, a hopeful rookie can qualify for the mandatory ‘super license’ credential by testing for more than 300 kilometres under FIA supervision. (more…)

Jason Plato wins Silverstone opener

“I’m really pleased with the win. We’d like to do the same in race two”

2014-09-28MG KX Clubcard Fuel Save driver Jason Plato has won the opening BTCC race at Silverstone after getting the better of championship leader Colin Turkington in an early tussle.

Sep 29

Force India turns to Toyota for wind tunnel

Force India is the latest F1 team turning to Toyota’s state-of-the-art wind tunnel in Cologne.

2014-06-08_0626 It emerged in Singapore recently that Caterham is developing its 2015 car in the Cologne tunnel. Previously, Ferrari relied heavily on the Toyota facilities amid its troubles with its own tunnel at Maranello. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 29

Three teams in battle for 2015 survival

The fate of three formula one teams continues to hang in the balance.

2014-06-22 - Williams Martini Racing - Austria - Felipe Massa 01 teams The health of the sport’s most financially struggling outfits has been under an intense spotlight since it emerged the richest teams might be asked to plug gaps on the 2015 grid by running three-car operations. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 29

Verstappen passes medical and waits for license

Max Verstappen is clearing every hurdle as his fast-track to formula one leads to this weekend’s Japanese grand prix.

2014-08-22 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - Max Verstappen (4) The Dutchman’s ultimate seventeenth birthday present this week will be the Friday morning practice session at Suzuka, ahead of his full race debut in 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 29

Sainz eyes F1 future despite Verstappen setback

Carlos Sainz jr hopes a timely show of dominance can put him back in the spotlight after a challenging couple of months.

Record victory for Carlos Sainz

The Spaniard put up an impressive double-victory in the Formula Renault 3.5 category in France at the weekend, moving tantalisingly close to securing the title. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 29

Big crowds and the first title at Circuit Paul Ricard for the World Series by Renault!

For the fourth consecutive year, Circuit Paul Ricard hosted the French round of the World Series by Renault.

Big crowds and the first title at Circuit Paul Ricard for the World Series by Renault!The Fast, Free & Fun event welcomed 65,000 spectators into the Renault universe thanks to unprecedented demonstrations, including that of the New Renault Twingo.

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Sep 29

High stakes for the penultimate round at Magny-Cours

The penultimate round of the 2014 eni FIM Superbike World Championship will take place this weekend at Magny-Cours.

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo black The stakes are high for this year’s title as series leader Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) heads to France with a 31 point advantage with Sylvain Guintoli (Aprilia Racing Team).

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Sep 29

Shell Advance Asia Talent Cup – Ride the Future Ep.4

Behind the scenes of the Shell Advance Asia Talent Cup with Ride the Future video
Shell Advance Talent Cup logo Saturday 20 September and Sunday 21 September 2014 saw the fifth and sixth races of the Shell Advance Asia Talent Cup take place at the Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia.

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Sep 28

Two podiums for Stroll at Monza

Prema Powerteam fifteen year old driver

2011-06-12_1051With the 2014 title already in the bag, Lance Stroll ended the sixth and penultimate round of the Italian Formula 4 championship with two third places.

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Sep 28

Hansen wins Italy RX as Solberg snatches World Championship title

Norway’s Petter Solberg has entered the record books after becoming the first FIA World Champion in two different disciplines.
World RX - Italy - Hansen He scored enough points in Italy this weekend to secure him the inaugural FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy.  After a sensational performance for Team Peugeot-Hansen, Timmy Hansen was awarded the World RX of Italy event victory. Supercar debutant Richard Goransson finished runner-up. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 28

World RX of Italy underlines Albatec 208’s potential

Jacques Villeneuve sixth overall in the final heat

Albatec Racing - Jacques Villeneuve After a promising opening day in round ten of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy in Franciacorta yesterday, Albatec Racing backed it up with an equally strong performance today, with Jacques Villeneuve sixth overall in the final heat, with the fourth fastest individual lap time. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 28

Lorenzo excels in wet and dry conditions to take victory at Aragon

Round 14: Aragon MotoGP™ – Race
MotoGP - Jorge Lorenzo - Movistar Yamaha MotoGP - Aragon MotoGP race winner In an eventful flag-to-flag race at MotorLand Aragon, Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Jorge Lorenzo showed superb pace in both wet and dry conditions to take his first victory of the 2014 MotoGP™ season.

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Sep 28

Ekström scores first victory of the season for Audi at Zandvoort

At Zandvoort in The Netherlands, Mattias Ekström scored the first victory for Audi in the 2014 season.

DTM - Mattias Ekström With his Audi RS 5 DTM, he ended up ahead of already-crowned DTM champion Marco Wittmann. At the finish, the Swede had an advantage of 7.4 seconds. With Martin Tomczyk, another BMW driver claimed the final podium slot.

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Sep 28

Record victory for Carlos Sainz

Victorious on Saturday, Carlos Sainz (DAMS) did it again on Sunday at Circuit Paul Ricard.

Record victory for Carlos SainzThe Red Bull Junior Team driver beat pole winner, Pierre Gasly (Arden Motorsport) and Oliver Rowland (Fortec Motorsports), who put in a fine comeback drive.

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Sep 27

Polewarczyk caps off ACT ritle with Fall Foliage win

Polewarczyk used the high lane to get around Quebec’s Patrick Laperle on the final restart

ACT logo Joey Polewarczyk, Jr. of Hudson, NH capped off his 2014 American Canadian Tour title with a win in the season finale Fall Foliage 200 at Airborne Speedway in Plattsburgh, NY on Saturday, September 27. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 27

Two champions to start from the front row at Zandvoort

With his Audi RS 5 DTM, Mike Rockenfeller secured pole position in qualifying for the penultimate season round at Zandvoort.

DTM - Mike Rockenfeller Thus, last year’s title winner will start the race ahead of freshly-crowned champion Marco Wittmann (BMW). “A great result. We knew that we would be good here. Moreover, the track at Zandvoort simply suits me.

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Sep 27

Kristoffersson leads Italy RX as Solberg hits trouble

Jacques Villeneuve and Albatec’s World RX Of Italy semi final hopes remain open

World RX of Italy Johan Kristoffersson is leading World RX of Italy after finishing as top qualifier at the half-way point in the Intermediate Classification stage.

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Sep 27

Marquez annihilates Aragon lap record to score eleventh pole of the season

Round 14: Aragon MotoGP™ – Qualifying Practice

MotoGP - Marc Marquez - Repsol Honda Team - Aragon MotoGP QP2 Marc Marquez smashed the MotorLand Aragon Circuit Best Lap record by over half a second for his eleventh pole position of 2014, and helped to secure a Repsol Honda lockout of the front two grid slots at the Aragon Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 27

With his Audi RS 5 DTM, Mike Rockenfeller claimed pole position for the ninth round of the DTM at Zandvoort in The Netherlands.

First place on the grid for Mike Rockenfeller at Zandvoort

DTM - Mike Rockenfeller The 2013 DTM champion will have the new champion Marco Wittmann (BMW) alongside him on the front row of the grid on Sunday.

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Sep 27

Sainz wins ahead of two Frenchmen at Castellet

Spaniard Carlos Sainz (DAMS) came up big this Saturday at Circuit Paul Ricard.

Sainz wins ahead of two Frenchmen at CastelletStarting from pole position, the Red Bull Junior Team driver took his sixth victory of the season in commanding style ahead of the two French rookies Pierre Gasly (Arden Motorsport) and Matthieu Vaxiviere (Lotus).

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Sep 26

Thompson, Lewis, Benitez, Urry Brace for Platinum Cup Title Showdown at Road Atlanta

Two races. Four drivers. 20 points.

That’s the equation for excitement in the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama entering the last two rounds of the 2014 season Oct. 1-3 during Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta. Read the rest of this entry »

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