Tag Archive: Barcelona

Sep 22

Two days of testing of Pirelli’s 2017 wet weather tyres conclude with Mercedes

From 14-16 October Red Bull will resume the testing programme of the new 2017 sizes

Pirelli The two days of Pirelli wet weather tyre testing in 2017 size have concluded at Paul Ricard in France, with Pascal Wehrlein taking the wheel for Mercedes on both days in a mule car that has been modified to simulate next year’s downforce levels. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 09

World RX: Hedstrom to drive Polo for Barcelona and Latvia

Hedstrom previously raced an OMSE-built Ford Fiesta Supercar this season

DriverFormer Swedish Rallycross Champion Peter Hedstrom will race an ex-Marklund Motorsport Volkswagen Polo RX Supercar in the final rounds of the FIA European Rallycross Championship in Barcelona and Latvia. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 06

2017 Pirelli Tyre testing continues in Spain and France

111 laps were completed by Ferrari and 134 laps by Mercedes today with no issues

2016-09-06 - 2017 Pirelli Tyre testing continues in Spain and France Testing and development of Pirelli’s new 2017-sized tyres is continuing this week, with Ferrari and Mercedes in action at Barcelona and Paul Ricard respectively, using adapted mule cars designed to simulate 2017 levels of downforce. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 27

After the summer break, action continues with the Hankook 24H Barcelona (Sept. 2-4)

24H Series powered by Hankook

Atmosphere_24H BARCEONA_300pix After the successful second running of the Hankook 24H Circuit Paul Ricard earlier this month, teams and drivers from the 24H Series powered by Hankook are now enjoying a well-deserved summer break.

Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 13

Hamilton: Verstappen is a force to be reckoned with

“Max drove a fantastic race and is continuing to show he is a force to be reckoned with”
2016-07-10-Sunday-0197Lewis Hamilton has praised Max Verstappen for his second consecutive podium at the British Grand Prix, describing the youngster as an increasing ‘force to be reckoned with’.

Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 25

Button: We need circuits good for racing

“We need people challenging, not just one team, but many teams, challenging for wins”
2016-06-12_1073 Jenson Button believes that F1 isn’t doing a bad job with its core product, but admits that there is always room for improvement when it comes to providing the best conditions for racing. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 06

Cal Crutchlow concludes post-race Barcelona test on top

Official MotoGP Test Barcelona-Catalunya

Official MotoGP Test Barcelona-Catalunya The FIM MotoGP™ World Championship had their second in-season test of 2016, Crutchlow ending as the fastest rider of the day.

Read the rest of this entry »

May 24

Hamilton aims to be comeback king at principality

 Hamilton’s only victory at the principality came back in 2008

Lewis Hamilton has reiterated Mercedes boss Toto Wolff’s sentiments that the Barcelona clash with team-mate Nico Rosberg is in the past and is looking to return to winning ways at the Monaco Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

May 17

Formula One teams Barcelona test 3 report day 1

Formula One day 1 test report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s testing report from Formula One teams & drivers in Barcelona. Read the rest of this entry »

May 15

Formula One teams Spanish Grand Prix race report

Spanish Grand Prix Formula One race report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Barcelona.

Read the rest of this entry »

May 14

Leclerc takes dominant debut GP3 win in Barcelona

ART Grand Prix’s Charles Leclerc victorious in opening race of the season

GP3 - Charles Leclerc (ART Grand Prix) Monegasque Charles Leclerc made the most of an excellent start from the second row to sneak into the lead by Turn One and claim the honours for the first race of the 2016 GP3 Series season.

Read the rest of this entry »

May 14

Formula One teams Spanish Grand Prix qualifying report

Spanish Grand Prix Formula One qualifying report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Barcelona.

Read the rest of this entry »

May 14

Hughes claims maiden GP3 pole in Barcelona

DAMS record one-two in qualifying with Jake Hughes and Kevin Jörg

GP3 - Jake Hughes (DAMS) What a debut from newcomers DAMS: The French squad locked out the front row in this morning’s opening qualifying session of the 2016 GP3 Series season. Brit Jake Hughes pocketed his maiden pole in the category and lapped 0.140s faster than teammate and Renault Academy’s Kevin Jörg. ART Grand Prix’s and Ferrari Driver Academy’s Charles Leclerc was third. Read the rest of this entry »

May 12

GP2 Series round 1 preview: Barcelona, Spain

GP2 Series Barcelona, Spain preview

GP2 Class 2016 Presentation of the first round of the season. The twelfth season of the GP2 Series kicks off this weekend at Barcelona as the Circuit de Catalunya hosts the first round. Once again, the 2016 grid is highlycompetitive with multiple race winners and podium finishers hoping to shine and out-best their rivals.

Read the rest of this entry »

May 12

GP3 Series round 1 preview Barcelona, Spain

GP3 Series Barcelona, Spain preview

GP3 Class 2016 The wait is over! The seventh season of the GP3 Series commences at the Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona on 13-14-15 May 2016. This year sees all nine rounds running alongside Formula One giving the talented stars of the future their chance to showcase their potential in front of the F1 fraternity.

Read the rest of this entry »

May 12

A new season begins for Racing Engineering in Barcelona

GP2 Series Round 1

GP2 - A new season begins for Racing Engineering in Barcelona The GP2 teams are assembling this weekend at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya in Spain for round one of the 2016 GP2 Series and Racing Engineering are looking forward to another competitive season with their drivers Jordan King and new signing Norman Nato. Read the rest of this entry »

May 12

Alex Lynn GP2 Barcelona preview

“I want to bang in some great results to kick my season off well….”

GP2 - Alex Lynn It’s been long enough… We’re finally getting set for the start of the GP2 Series season, supporting the Spanish Grand Prix at Barcelona this weekend. All the talking’s over now, and along with the DAMS team – who I’m staying with for a second season – we’re honestly as ready as we can be. We’ve been working really hard in the off season, we’ve had the three official tests, and now it’s just about trying to do the job correctly. Read the rest of this entry »

May 11

Formula One teams Spanish Grand Prix preview

Spanish Grand Prix Formula One preview

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Barcelona.

Read the rest of this entry »

May 09

Alex Lynn to drive Williams Mercedes FW38 at Barcelona Formula One test

Alex Lynn will test for the Williams Martini Racing Formula One team at Barcelona next week

Alex Lynn logo Alex will drive on the first day of the two-day in-season test on Tuesday, getting behind the wheel of the team’s FW38 challenger built for the 2016 Formula One season, before Felipe Massa takes over on day two. Read the rest of this entry »

May 09

Racing Engineering Barcelona Q&A with Alfonso de Orléans- Borbón

“Both our drivers are incredibly fast.”

GP2 - Racing Engineering - Jordan King Alfonso de Orléans- Borbón, the President of Racing Engineering, talks about the upcoming GP2 season, which begins in just four days time at the Barcelona Circuit, and what he is expecting for the season. Read the rest of this entry »

Older posts «