Tag Archive: Argentina

Jul 14

WTCC: Local hero Guerrieri and Campos Racing aims to shine on home ground as the World Touring Car Championship heads to Argentina

Esteban Guerrieri in optimistic mood at home round

03717009_49972After the rounds on European soil, the World Touring Car Championship now travels south west for the WTCC Race of Argentina, which takes place at the Autódromo Termas de Río Hondo. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 25

WTCC: Esteban Guerrieri is gearing up for his FIA World Touring Car Championship debut at home in Argentina from 5-7 August

Q&A with Esteban Guerrieri

This is what the 31-year-old has had to say ahead of what could be one of the biggest weekends of his impressive career. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 09

He who dares, reigns: Marquez demolishes the field in Argentina

Reigning Champion back on top in a dramatic damp shootout at Termas de Rio Hondo

Marc Márquez (SPA) starts from pole for the 4th time in a row in TermasThey say you can’t keep a good man down, and after a more difficult Qatar GP, reigning Champion Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) bounced back in stunning style after the rain came down in Argentina – mastering the tricky damp and drying conditions to take his first pole position of the year. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 03

Trial by fire: the passion of Argentina awaits MotoGP

From the salsa of the north to the tango of south, the paddock lands in Latin America

Gran Premio Motul de la Republica ArgentinaWest of Buenos Aires and east of the Andes, MotoGP™ now touches down beyond the borders of the old Inca Empire as we gear up for the Gran Premio Motul de la Republica Argentina. It’s a stark contrast to Qatar, as the Pampa of Argentina and Termas de Rio Hondo welcome the paddock to the passion of Latin America for the second race of the year. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 26

Eks and Peugeot-Hansen battle for 2016 teams’ title

EKS pairing Ekstrom and Topi Heikkinen currently lead the standings by 17 points over reigning Teams’ Champions Team Peugeot-Hansen

DriverSweden’s Mattias Ekstrom has already been crowned as the 2016 FIA World Rallycross Champion, but heading into the final round of World RX this weekend at Rosario in Argentina, it’s still all to play for in the Teams’ Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 22

Nick Jones steps in for JRM in Argentina

The former British and European Rallycross race-winner will drive the JRM World RX Team Mini RX

DriverBritain’s Nick Jones will swap spanners for a steering wheel as he makes his maiden appearance in the FIA World Rallycross Championship at Rosario in Argentina.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 08

WTCC king López strikes gold with record Argentina win

With two 4th places, Tiago Monteiro scores important points in Argentina

Race report: WTCC king López strikes gold with record Argentina winJosé María López strengthened his grip on a third FIA World Touring Car Championship title with WTCC Race of Argentina victory number five today to surpass illustrious countryman, the late Juan Manual Fangio, in terms of world championship races won. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 12

WTCC: Could Buenos Aires race give Coronel the edge when WTCC resumes in Argentina?

A double winner in this year’s WTCC, Coronel will contest the Buenos Aires 200 Kilometres, a round of the Argentine Súper TC2000 series

Could Buenos Aires race give Coronel the edge when WTCC resumes in Argentina?Tom Coronel could hold an important psychological advantage over his FIA World Touring Car Championship rivals when the all-action season resumes in Argentina next month. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 22

WRC: Sordo and Ogier tie in Argentina opener

Dani Sordo and Sébastien Ogier shared fastest time through Thursday night’s opening street stage at YPF Rally Argentina

The pair could not be split through the 1.50km asphalt test in Cordoba, watched by huge crowds, while Ott Tänak was just a tenth of a second further back in third. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 11

MXGP: Max Nagl earns podium finish in Argentina

Second consecutive MXGP podium result for Max Nagl

MXGP - Max Nagl earns podium finish in Argentina Earning his first race win of the 2016 season Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing’s Max Nagl rounded out his participation in the fourth round of the Motocross World Championship with third overall at the GP of Patagonia, Argentina.

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Mar 28

Title leaders look to solidify their advantage in Argentina

Gran Premio Motul de la República Argentina, MotoGP™, Moto2™ and Moto3™ preview

Gran Premio Motul de la República Argentina A three-day test gave the MotoGP™ World Championship a chance to prepare for Qatar; in Argentina it’s straight to work for round two. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 26

Formula V8 3.5 fans to enjoy races in 60 countries

Formula V8 3.5 has also ensured a wide TV Coverage in Europe

FORMULA V8 3.5 FANS TO ENJOY RACES IN 60 COUNTRIESRPM Racing, the Series organisers, are currently working to finalise agreements to ensure the best TV coverage in the first racing Season of this top single-seater competition. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 03

Peugeot 2008DKR reveals its Dakar racing colours (+video)

For 2016, the Peugeot 2008 DKR has been extensively evolved to become wider, faster, lower and more powerful

Team Peugeot-Total Road to Dakar 2016 PEUGEOT 2008 DKR16 Team Peugeot Total has unveiled the livery in which its all-star ‘dream team’ of Sébastien Loeb, Stéphane Peterhansel, Cyril Despres and Carlos Sainz will tackle next year’s Dakar Rally, taking them on an epic journey through Argentina and Bolivia over two weeks in January. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 27

Meeke claims maiden win in Argentina

“The one guy who did most for me isn’t here to see this. This is for Colin”

WRC - Kris Meeke Kris Meeke scored his maiden WRC victory at XION Rally Argentina on Sunday to become the first British driver to win a world rally since 2002. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 23

Ogier closes on more WRC records in Argentina

Having won the last five WRC events, Ogier can equal fellow Frenchman Sébastien Loeb’s records

wrcFrenchman Sébastien Ogier will start this weekend’s fourth round of the World Rally Championship in Argentina (23 – 26 April) with the chance to add three new records to his glistening collection.

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Apr 22

Kubica pulls out of Argentina

He is adamant his team, which is run by Italian company A-Style, needs substantial reorganisation.

Robert Kubica has withdrawn his entry from Rally Argentina (23 – 26 April) to restructure his RK World Rally Team before returning to the FIA World Rally Championship for the next round in Portugal. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 21

Argentina MotoGP debrief with Masao Azuma

The Argentina Grand Prix was the debut for Bridgestone’s new extra-hard specification rear slick

MotoGP logo At last weekend’s Argentina Grand Prix Valentino Rossi won his second race of the 2015 MotoGP™ season with an emphatic victory while the podium was completed with Ducati Team’s Andrea Dovizioso in second place and CWM LCR Honda’s Cal Crutchlow in third.

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Apr 19

Relentless Rossi grabs amazing Argentina MotoGP™ victory

Round 3: Argentina MotoGP™ – Race

MotoGP - Valentino Rossi - Movistar Yamaha MotoGP - Argentina MotoGP race winner Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s put in one of the performances of his career to win his second race of the year at Argentina’s Autódromo Termas de Río Hondo ahead of Ducati Team’s Andrea Dovizioso and CWM LCR Honda’s Cal Crutchlow.

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Apr 17

Aleix Espargaro on record pace to lead Argentina Free Practice

Round 3: Argentina MotoGP™ – Free Practice One & Two

MotoGP - Aleix Espargaro - Team SUZUKI ECSTAR - Argentina MotoGP FP2 Team SUZUKI ECSTAR rider Aleix Espargaro was in impressive form at Autódromo Termas de Río Hondo today, topping both of the day’s practice sessions and setting a time quicker than the current Circuit Record Lap in Free Practice 2. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 15

Marquez marches on to Argentina

Next stop for the FIM MotoGP™ World Championship is the Grand Prix Red Bull De La República Argentina

Marc Marquez heads to the Termas de Rio Hondo circuit in Argentina full of confidence after his emphatic victory in the US Read the rest of this entry »

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