Bird holds off Buemi for BA win

Di Grassi completes podium to stay in title fight

Di Grassi completes podium to stay in title fightSam Bird produced a brilliant performance to hold off the charge of Sebastien Buemi and claim the first Formula E win for the DS Virgin alliance. (more…)

Bird claims first Formula E pole in Buenos Aires

DS Virgin on top as Buemi spins to the back row

DS Virgin on top as Buemi spins to the back rowSam Bird will start the Buenos Aires ePrix from his and DS Virgin’s first-ever Julius Baer pole position. (more…)

Both Venturi drivers Stéphane Sarrazin and Mike Conway did a great job in Buenos Aires in round 4 of the FIA Formula-E Championship

A good day in Buenos Aires for Venturi

A good day in Buenos Aires for Venturi To start the day both drivers were at the forefront of the battle for a pole position and a front spot on the starting grid. They began in the first qualifying ground, which is said to be the worst position as the cars in the front encounter dirt on the track.

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Mercedes refusing to discount Honda or Renault

The manufacturer has dominated F1 since the change to regulation of V6 Hybrid power units

2016-01-14-15-54-49_0261 Mercedes’ Andy Cowell says Honda and Renault are very capable of making ‘big, big gains’ to bring them into line with Mercedes and Ferrari. (more…)

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. (more…)

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 »

Feb 05

Safety key on ERC Rally Islas Canarias

“I think the safety team on the rally, with the help of the RFEdA, has done a great job” – Arnaud Crepin

Safety key on ERC Rally Islas CanariasThe organisers of Rally Islas Canarias El Corte Inglés have been working closely with the FIA and the Spanish federation to strengthen spectator safety on the event ahead of the 2016 European championship qualifier. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 05

Yamaha Financial Services announced as Main Event Sponsor for Phillip Island

First race weekend of 2016 is the Yamaha Finance Australian Round of the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship

Yamaha Financial Services announced as Main Event Sponsor for Phillip Island Yamaha Financial Services (YFS) will be the Event Main Sponsor for the World Superbike Championship event in Australia. The sponsorship will see the insurance and finance group sponsor the inaugural race meeting of 2016, set to take place at Phillip Island on the 26th-28th of February. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 05

Elite brand of aftermarket products from Continental Partners with The Raceline Radio Network

Raceline is distributed and marketed by Rogers Communications

The Raceline Radio Network, Canada’s only nationally syndicated motorsport radio program and Canada’s national radio motorsport authority, is delighted to announce The Elite Brand of Aftermarket Products from Continental has joined the Network as a sponsor and broadcast partner. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 05

Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour to kick off inaugural Intercontinental GT Challenge

The 2016 Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour has the honour to open the newly created Intercontinental GT Challenge

Some of the motorsports’ world most prestigious manufacturers have taken up the gauntlet in this first-ever global GT3 Series, and will compete for a historic first win in the Intercontinental GT Challenge. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 05

Drivex enters 2016 Formula 4 Spain

Squad founded by Miguel Ángel de Castro and Pedro Martínez de la Rosa

Cursos de conducción en circuitos profesionales para empresas y particularesDrivex is delighted to announce their participation in the new Formula 4 Spain, a championship recently launched and taking place in the Iberian Peninsula throughout 2016.

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Feb 05

Father-son duo finds welcoming racing home in Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama

Tullman and his son Max were in the thick of their debut weekend in the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama

Steve Tullman surveyed his situation on a steamy late Friday afternoon last August at VIRginia International Raceway. It didn’t look good. Tullman and his son Max were in the thick of their debut weekend in the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama, and Steve Tullman’s Porsche 911 GT3 Cup Challenge car was in bent and broken pieces in the paddock, just 14 hours before his first start in the series.

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Feb 05

Motorcycle Show-Toronto will get Ontario’s motor running

For Ontario’s riding enthusiasts, it’s not groundhogs on a cloudy day that signifies spring is just around the corner

What gets their motor running is the arrival of the Motorcycle Show-Toronto presented by Dalton Timmis Insurance, riding into the Enercare Centre, Exhibition Place, February 19-21. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 04

BMX legend dies at 41

Dave Mirra dead

2010-10-23_0006 BMX bike legend Dave Mirra — who once had the record for the most X Games medals — has died of an apparent suicide … TMZ Sports has learned.  Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 04

CREVENTIC launches Touring Car Endurance Series (TCES) powered by Hankook

An application for approval has been submitted to the FIA

Touring Car Endurance Series (TCES) powered by Hankook logo Dutch agency CREVENTIC, the driving force behind the success of the 24H SERIES powered by Hankook, is coming up with a new initiative.

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Feb 04

Indy 500 exhibit featured at 2016 Canadian International AutoShow

‘Ladies and Gentlemen, Start Your Engines!’ Celebrate the history of the Indy 500 at the 2016 AutoShow

Autoshow logo For more than a century, every Memorial Day weekend in the United States has seen open-wheel cars racing 500 miles around a 2.5-mile oval track known as “The Brickyard.” Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 04

ACT, Ford Racing renew contingency program for 2016 season

The last five ACT Late Model Tour Championships have been won by drivers using Ford Racing engines

ACT logo American-Canadian Tour (ACT) and Ford Racing officials announced today they have renewed their partnership for the 2016 racing season. The Ford Racing contingency program, now entering its seventh season, has paid out more than $63,000 to ACT U.S. and Canadian racers since 2010. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 04

BGR signs karting standout Roman De Angelis for 2016 season

BGR signs De Angelis for 2016 season                   

BGR signs karting standout Roman De Angelis for 2016 season BGR welcomes Roman De Angelis to the team, although they have been quietly working behind the scenes for quite some time.

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Feb 04

Norman Nato joins Racing Engineering for the 2016 GP2 Series with the aim of fighting for the Championship

“We are very pleased to announce that Norman Nato has joined us for the 2016 season”

GP2, Racing Engineering, Norman Nato Racing Engineering are pleased to announce that 23 year old Frenchman Norman Nato will be joining the Spanish team for the 2016 GP2 Series. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 04

Magnussen, Palmer sympathise with axed Maldonado

Esteban Ocon will be the team’s third driver
2016-02-03 - Renault (6)Though it opened the door for his F1 return, Renault’s Kevin Magnussen admits he does feel sympathy for the axed Pastor Maldonado.

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Feb 04

Oliver Rowland returns to MP Motorsport for 2016 season

RSF driver to combine GP2 with newly-announced Renault Sport Academy role

Oliver Rowland returns to MP Motorsport for 2016 seasonReigning Formula Renault 3.5 champion and newly-announced Renault Sport Academy recruit Oliver Rowland is to return to the GP2 series with MP Motorsport.

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Feb 04

Esteban Ocon named as Renault Sport F1 reserve

Aitken and Joerg also named with the new Renault Sport Academy

 
Esteban Ocon named as Renault Sport F1 reserve driver

Today Renault Sport Racing confirmed their 2016 F1 line-up with the appointment of current GP3 Champion Esteban Ocon as their official reserve driver. The former ART Grand Prix ace has previous experience with the Enstone team driving their car in a Free Practice 1 session at the 2014 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

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