Tag Archive: Barcelona

Nov 07

Formula V8 3.5 series: Tom Dillmann (AVF) wins Barcelona race 2, 2016 title

Tom Dillmann delivered his second win of the season and was crowned the 2016 Champion

Tom Dillmann (AVF) wins Barcelona race 2, 2016 titleThe final race of the Formula V8 3.5 season delivered plenty of breath-taking action today at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, as the series rounded out a spectacular season in-style.

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Nov 06

Formula V8 3.5 series: Egor Orudzhev wins race 1 in Barcelona

Louis Delétraz (Fortec Motorsports) takes final pole of 2016

EGOR ORUDZHEV WINS RACE 1 IN BARCELONAWith his fifth seasonal win, Egor Orudzhev (Arden Motorsport) achieves the first of the two scheduled races at Circuit de Catalunya-Barcelona.

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Oct 17

Formula V8 3.5 series: Jack Aitken in RP Motorsport deal for final Formula V8 3.5 Races

Jack Aitken joins RP Motorsport for the back-toback Formula V8 3.5 final races in Jerez and Barcelona

JACK AITKEN IN RP MOTORSPORT DEAL FOR FINAL FORMULA V8 3.5 RACESThe Renault Sport Academy young gun will rejoin the Italian squad with whom he has completed some EuroFormula Open races this year. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 13

Pascal Wehrlein concludes the latest Pirelli Tyre test with Mercedes in preparation for 2017 at Barcelona (+photos)

Testing will now continue in the more representative conditions of Abu Dhabi

2016-10-13 -  Pascal Wehrlein concludes the latest Pirelli Tyre test  with Mercedes in preparation for 2017 at Barcelona 4 Cool Temperatures, Fog, And Rain Affect The Test Programme: Only 91 Laps Completed In Total Over Two Days, With The Final Day Interrupted. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 12

Nico Rosberg completes 60 laps of testing today in Spain, using a modified 2015 Mercedes on Pirelli Tyres in 2017 Size (+photos)

Cold temperatures made it hard to establish representative  results. Rain and testing on full wets in the afternoon.

2016-10-12 - Nico Rosberg completes 60 laps of testing today in Spain, using a modified 2015 Mercedes on Pirelli Tyres in 2017 S The first of two days of the latest Pirelli 2017 tyre test has concluded today at Spain’s Montmelò circuit – just north of Barcelona – with championship leader Nico Rosberg at the wheel. Rosberg drove a Mercedes W06 mule car, which had been modified to simulate next year’s increased downforce loads. Read the rest of this entry »

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.

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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’.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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