Ricciardo leads opening Hungary F1 practice

Red Bull arrived in Hungary hopeful of putting the aerodynamic strength of the RB13 chassis to good use 

2017-06-09-14-04-13_1446Daniel Ricciardo and Red Bull sent a warning shot out to Formula 1 rivals Mercedes and Ferrari by sweeping to the top of the timesheets in first practice for the Hungarian Grand Prix on Friday morning.  (more…)

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The Sauber F1 Team signed an agreement with Scuderia Ferrari

Scuderia Ferrari signed an agreement with Sauber

10 - Sauber F1 TeamThe Sauber F1 Team is pleased to announce that a multi-year agreement with Scuderia Ferrari has been signed.

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F2: Leclerc leads the way in free practice

Championship lead tops practice in Budapest

F2 - Charles Leclerc, PREMA Racing, HungaroringThe Monegasque driver stopped the clocks at 1:27.516 about a third of the way into the hot and sunny session, overturning his own previous best laps to annex the top of the timesheets for the remainder of the session, with his rivals able to get within a tenth but no closer as they fine-tuned their set ups for this afternoon and beyond.

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Porsche set to compete in Formula E from 2019-20 season

German manufacturer confirms its intention to enter Formula E in season six

(L-R) Oliver Blume, Alejandro Agag and Michael SteinerPorsche has today revealed plans for a factory-backed works team to compete in the all-electric FIA Formula E Championship starting in season six. As part of a new strategy and realignment of Porsche’s existing motorsport programme, the German manufacturer has committed to join Formula E from the 2019/20 season. (more…)

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Formula V8 3.5: The driver’s license of Alfonso Celis Jr.

Do Formula V8 drivers need a driver’s license?

It may sound obvious, but our drivers, apart from knowing how to concubine a Formula V8 car, need to have a valid driving experience from their country.

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Jul 27

Jean-François Chaumont (1950-2017)

It is with great sadness that we have learned of the loss of Jean-François Chaumont

Jean-François Chaumont (1950-2017)Jean-François was best known as the long-time promoter and organiser of the Spa 24 Hours. He started working for the Belgian endurance classic in 1978, and for three decades he headed the organisation committee. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 27

Quest for World’s Fastest Gamer continues on mobile

McLaren announces new qualifying series using Gear. Club mobile game.

Quest for World’s Fastest Gamer continues on mobileFree-To-Play Mobile Game Gear. Club Becomes Latest Qualifying Platform For Best Job In Virtual Racing. Gamers Could Progress From Gaming On Mobile To A Job As Mclaren’s Formula 1 Simulator Driver.

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Jul 27

Pirelli announces compound choices and mandatory sets for the 2017 Grands Prix in Brazil and Abu Dhabi

 13 sets in total for the weekend

Pirelli

Pirelli will bring the following compounds to the rounds on the 2017 Formula One season in Brazil (November 10-12) and Abu Dhabi (November 24-26) which will be held on the São Paulo and Yas Marina circuits respectively. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 27

Rookie Lando Norris on pole position

The rookie is supported by the McLaren Formula 1 team

Rookie Lando Norris on pole positionAt the Spa-Francorchamps Formula 1 circuit, Lando Norris (Carlin, 2m12.144s) claimed pole position in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship.

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Jul 27

The 2017 6 Hours of Nurburgring has wrapped up the European segment of the World Endurance Championship (WEC)

Alpine 2nd half of WEC season

2017-07-15-0165The Signatech Alpine Matmut team is currently 3rd in the provisional rankings of the LMP2 category with 52 points, 13 points ahead of the competitor in 2nd place. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 27

Pierre Fillon, President of the Automobile Club de l’Ouest, will flag off the Suzuka 8 Hours, the grand finale of the FIM EWC

Pierre Fillon to flag off the Suzuka 8 Hours

Pierre Fillon to flag off the Suzuka 8 HoursThis honour is a reciprocal gesture for the invitation extended to Susumu Yamashita, President of Mobilityland, to flag off the 24 Heures Motos earlier this year. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 27

Venturi and Formula E – Q&A with Gildo Pallanca Pastor

We are on a very good path for the coming season

Venturi and Formula E – Q&A with Gildo Pallanca PastorQ&A with Gildo Pallanca Pastor, boss of the Venturi Formula E Team, on the current season, the expectations for the season finale in Canada and the prospects of success in the coming Formula E seasons.   Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 27

The planned technological partnership between the Sauber F1 Team and Honda is cancelled

The new Sauber engine partner will be announced shortly

10 - Sauber F1 TeamThe technological partnership between the Sauber F1 Team and Honda, which was intended to start from 2018 onwards, is no longer in place.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 27

Hulkenberg: I’d welcome Kubica at Renault

“I’m fairly open and relaxed about who the other guy’s going to be”

Hulkenberg: I’d welcome Kubica at RenaultNico Hulkenberg says Renault ‘needs to go for the best possible driver’ as speculation mounts it could swap Jolyon Palmer for Robert Kubica for the second-half of the 2017 F1 season.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 27

Fastest lap for Lando Norris

Spa-Francorchamps free practice

Lando Norris (Carlin, 2m28.709s) posted the fastest lap time in free practice of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship at Spa-Francorchamps. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 27

Pinty’s Series: Labbe & Lapcevich score wins at Saskatoon (updated)

NASCAR Pinty’s Series @ Wyant Group Raceway

NASCAR Pinty’s Series logoAlex Labbe, D.J. Kennington and Cayden Lapcevich trade podium places in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 27

Lacroix edges Labbe for Pole

Quebec driver leads field to the green flag in first 100-lap race

Kevin Lacroix is having a pretty good day so far at Wyant Group Raceway. After leading the field of 20 cars throughout practice earlier in the day, he backed it up by winning his fourth career E3 Sprak Plugs Pole Award during qualifying for race #1 of the Velocity Prairie Thunder Twin 100s tonight in Saskatoon. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 27

Formula 1 returns to the Hockenheimring in 2018!

Early bird tickets on sale from Monday 31st July

Hockenheim-Ring GmbH logoGreat news for all motorsport fans: F1 is returning to the famous Hockenheimring next year on the weekend of July 20-22nd, 2018*. Advance ticket sales for this amazing weekend of racing and entertainment will begin this coming Monday, July 31st with fantastic early bird discounts and incredible special offers for young fans! Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 27

F2: 2017 Budapest, Hungary preview

2017 Round 7 preview

2017 Round 7 preview: Budapest, HungaryAll you need to know about the seventh round of the season. Round 7 sees the teams arrive at the Hungaroring in Budapest, Hungary for the second half of the 2017 FIA Formula 2 Championship, with the halfway point passed in race 2 at Silverstone 2 weeks ago.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 27

GP3 2017 Budapest, Hungary preview

2017 Round 4 preview

2017 Round 4 Preview: Budapest, Hungary

All there is to know about the fourth round of the season. Round 4 of the 2017 GP3 Series sees the grid form to race at the Hungaroring in Budapest, Hungary.

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Jul 27

Andretti Autosport Mid-Ohio preview

Verizon IndyCar Series – The Buckeye State – The Circuit

Andretti Autosport logoJust a quick drive across the Indiana border, north of Columbus and through Amish country sits a 2.258-mile road course off a back country road. A track that winds through campsites and twists past mounds of fans, it’s a venue that many on the Andretti Autosport team call “home”.

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Jul 27

Seven FIA Formula 2 drivers to join F1 Test

More than a third of the grid to test in Budapest after Round 7

Seven FIA Formula 2 drivers to join F1 testSeven FIA Formula 2 drivers have been announced to join the upcoming Formula 1 test, which is set to follow this weekend’s races at the Hungaroring in Budapest on 1-2 August, with drivers sharing responsibilities with a variety of F1 drivers for the 2 day test.

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Jul 27

GP3: Russell to join Budapest F1 test

Series leader to test on both days with Mercedes

Russell to join Budapest F1 testGeorge Russell will stay in Budapest following the upcoming Round 4 at the Hungaroring to join Mercedes AMG F1 for both days of the Formula 1 test at the circuit, on 1-2 August. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 27

Formula E comes to Montreal – CAA-Quebec supports the electrification of transportation

Canadian première

2017-07-26_0007Electric vehicles have made tremendous strides in the last few years. The general public will have a chance to see this for themselves on July 29 and 30 at the country’s first 100% electric race, a very special event presented by Hydro-Québec. This is a unique opportunity to become acquainted with electric cars and even to test drive them for free.

Flagworld photo album

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Jul 27

The season so far: the final chapter

The inaugural Hydro-Quebec Montreal ePrix brings the curtain down on the 2016/17 Formula E season

2017-07-26_0001The third installment of the all-electric street racing series brought about the arrival of two new teams and a host of new tracks and drivers, but heading onto the finishing straight it’s two of the series’ most experienced drivers and two of its stalwart teams that are advancing towards the silverware.

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