Less than 40 days until Petit Le Mans presented by Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort!

19th Annual Petit Le Mans

With just over a month left before the sounds of race cars fill the hills of Braselton, Road Atlanta is kicking into high gear and preparing for your arrival! (more…)

Insight FIA F3: Organisation

How is a race weekend of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship organised

The FIA Formula 3 European Championship is one of the most important young-driver series in the world and several drivers who learned their trade in this series have impressed with their talent in higher motor sport categories up to Formula One.

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2017 Verizon IndyCar Series schedule features continuity, addition of Gateway

A total of six events on ovals, six on permanent road courses and five on temporary street circuits

Verizon IndyCar Series logo INDYCAR announced the 2017 Verizon IndyCar Series schedule today, a 17-race season that provides continuity, adds a new event at Gateway Motorsports Park and confirms a multi-year agreement with Watkins Glen International.

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Abt sets pace on final day of testing

Showers limit running on concluding sessions at Donington

Abt sets pace on final day of testingDaniel Abt put the Abt Schaeffler Audi Sport team at the top of the timesheets on the final of day of testing.

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ELMS: Set up day at the circuit Paul Ricard (+photos)

Let’s have a look back at what happened in the pitlane today
The 40 entries of the 4 Hours of Le Castellet arrived today in the south of France and are now ready for track action that will start tomorow at 8:30 with a bronze driver collective test.

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Aug 24

WEC: Porsche motorsport in Mexico – inspiring for more than 60 years

FIA World Endurance Championship WEC, LMP1, Round 5, Mexico  City

2016-07-22-Friday-0080 A debut in Central America: In 2016 the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) will be held for the first time in Mexico City. When Porsche enters the 919 Hybrid into the fifth round of the WEC on September 1st to 3rd this also means a return. Back in 1954, a class win at the famous road race “Carrera Panamericana” proved to be groundbreaking for the company.

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Aug 24

WEC: Great Mexican Endurance racers – A history

When it comes to endurance racing, the country has an equally rich and varied history with many notable performers

Frida Kahlo, Oscar De La Hoya, Guillermo del Torro, Emiliano Zapata, Salma Hayek and Hugo Sanchez – just some of the many iconic Mexicans, who have made an impact on the world in so many different areas. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 24

Summer break is over for ELMS competitors

The European Le Mans Series gets back to work on Sunday 28 August at Circuit Paul Ricard with the 4 Hours of Le Castellet

Summer break is over for ELMS competitorsWith 44 cars entered for the full season, the ELMS is proving a popular choice for endurance competitors. The LM P2 class boasts 12 cars instead of 11 in Austria, with IDEC Sport Racing’s Ligier JS P2 back on track for this round.

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Aug 24

Gronholm wins home round of Finnish championship

“At this point in my career it’s important to race a lot”

DriverFinland’s Niclas Gronholm used the break in the FIA World Rallycross Championship schedule between the Canadian and French rounds to compete in a round of the Finnish Rallycross Championship last weekend at Oulu, where he claimed his first victory of the season in a Olsbergs MSE Fiesta Supercar, similar to the car he drives for the OMSE team in World RX. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 23

The next Race Of Champions (ROC) will take place inside Miami’s Marlins Park baseball stadium on January 21-22, 2017

Miami becomes first American city 
to host the Race Of Champions

ROC - Miami becomes first American city 
to host the Race Of Champions The Race Of Champions (ROC) is heading to the United States of America for the first time in its history after Miami’s Marlins Park baseball stadium won the rights to host the next ROC event on January 21-22, 2017.

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Aug 23

Renault e.dams season preparations commence

Testing begins tomorrow, the season gets underway in Hong Kong on 9 October 2016

Renault e.dams season preparations commence Reigning FIA Formula E teams’ champion Renault e.dams got its title defence underway today as official pre-season testing started at Donington Park. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 23

Ben Young wraps up CSBK season 3rd in Championship and as Pro Rookie of the Year

Young and his team’s resilience were put to the test this past weekend

Brooklin Cycle Racing Pro Rookie of the Year Award Collingwood, Ont.’s Ben Young wrapped up his Pro MOPAR Canadian Superbike Championship (CSBK) rookie season this past weekend at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park securing third in the Championship standings and was honoured with the Brooklin Cycle Racing Pro Rookie of the Year Award. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 23

Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North America Drivers, teams looking for strong start to second half of season at VIR

VIRginia International Raceway is the only circuit to host Super Trofeo North America in each of its first four seasons

The Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North America field is heading to VIRginia International Raceway, the only circuit to hos The Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North America field is heading to VIRginia International Raceway, the only circuit to host the series in all four seasons.

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Aug 23

Italian Grand Prix selected sets per driver

Italian Grand Prix: September 2 – 4 2016
Belgian Grand Prix selected sets per driverThe FIA communicated to Pirelli each team’s tyre choices for the forthcoming Italian Grand Prix (Monza 2-4 September).

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Aug 23

ZF becomes the official technology partner of the Venturi Formula E Team

Venturi announce a technology partnership with ZF in Formula-E

Venturi Formula E Team logoZF Friedrichshafen AG has entered in to a long term technology partnership with the Venturi Formula E Team to compete in the FIA Formula E electric racing series. From the start of the 2016/17 season, ZF will be supporting Venturi with suspension system technology and components, simulation and testing resources and other technology inputs.

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Aug 23

Estep and Exclusive Autosport earn 2016 Formula 1600 Super Series title at Calabogie

Near-perfect weekend sees Estep score three poles, two wins, and a track record at Ted Powell Memorial

2016:08:12_12:34:34_0064 A near-perfect weekend for Trenton Estep and Exclusive Autosport in the ToyoTires F1600 Championship races at Calabogie Motorsports Park resulted in the team securing the 2016 Formula 1600 Super Series title. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 23

McLaren ‘pushing the limits’ of MP4-31

McLaren and Honda have been working hard over the summer break to seek a step forward
2016-06-11_0107 Jenson Button says McLaren-Honda is continuing too ‘push the limits’ of its package as it continues its steady trajectory back towards the front of the grid over the second-half of the 2016 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 23

Power wins ABC Supply 500 at Pocono Raceway to tighten championship

Simon Pagenaud entered the ABC Supply 500 with a 58-point lead in the Verizon IndyCar Series championship over Will Power

Will PowerAs the Team Penske drivers leave Pocono Raceway this evening, the silver No. 12 Verizon Chevrolet of Power is much larger in the figurative rear view mirror. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 23

Pocono Raceway: Andretti Autosport race report

ABC Supply 500 at Pocono Raceway – What They’re Saying

Andretti Autosport logo After Sunday’s showers, the 500-mile race at Pocono Raceway was waved green just after noon today. Ryan Hunter-Reay showed the dominance of his car as he climbed through the field after starting last to lead 31 laps of the 200-lap race.

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Aug 23

NextEV retain Nelson Piquet Jr and Oliver Turvey

NextEV reveal driver line-up and new livery for 2016/17 season

NextEV retain Nelson Piquet Jr and Oliver TurveyThe NextEV Formula E Team has today announced its driver line-up and revealed the new livery for its 2016/17 challenger, ahead of the first official pre-season test at Donington Park, UK, which begins later today.              Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 23

WEC: Graff Racing (Oreca) eyeing the 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans in LM P2

“The logical progression was to create an LM P2 program for 2017” – Pascal Rauturier

Graff Racing (Oreca) eyeing the 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans in LM P2Announced for the 2015 season, Graff Racing’s move to LM P2 will finally take place in 2017 with the acquisition of an Oreca 07 for the French team currently fourth in the LM P3 class in the European Le Mans Series.

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Aug 23

ELMS: 4 Hours of Le Castellet, entertainment for all the family!

Freestyle and Stunt Show
2015-28-03-001 The ELMS Weekend is coming back to France to mark the end of summer! On the27th and 28th of August, the Circuit Paul Ricard will host Round 4 of the 2016 European Le Mans Series, and the fans will enjoy entertainment on and off track! Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 23

ELMS: LeSports by Eurasia Motorsport seek podium repeat as ELMS regroup in France

Aiming to maintain fourth position in the championship
2016-06-15_Wednesday-0070 Hot off the heels of its first podium position in the European Le Mans Series, LeSports by Eurasia Motorsport head to Circuit Paul Ricard (26-28 August, 2016) in a bullish frame of mind.

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Aug 23

WRC: Dani Sordo has agreed a new two-year deal with Hyundai Motorsport which will keep him with the Korean manufacturer

Sordo extends Hyundai deal until the end of 2018

The Spaniard, who has been with Hyundai since its WRC return in 2014, equalled his best result for the team when he claimed his third podium in the i20 World Rally Car at ADAC Rallye Deutschland. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 22

Official MotoGP Test: Reigning world champion straight back on top after difficult GP

Lorenzo top of the timesheets in the #CzechTest

MotoGP - Jorge Lorenzo Movistar Yamaha MotoGP rider Jorge Lorenzo topped the timings in the one day official post-race test at the Automotodrom Brno with a 1:55.394, as the reigning champion proved the fastest man on track ahead of teammate Valentino Rossi (+0.371) and Repsol Honda Team rider Marc Marquez (+0.754). Read the rest of this entry »

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