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Dec 14

Thomas Biagi receives 2012 BMW Sports trophy award from Alex Zanardi, Jens Marquardt

Bologna-based racer awarded as top BMW ambassador of 2012 after successful Superstars campaign

Superstars - Thomas BiagiSuperstars logoThe 2012 edition of the BMW Sports Trophy Award ceremony has been one to remember for Thomas Biagi. The BMW-promoted competition celebrated its 51st anniversary this season and the Italian-based racer, a double Superstars champion in 2010 and a key man in the 2012 teams’ title win by Team Dinamic, proved the man of the night in Munich.

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Dec 13

Superstarsworld: Johan Kristoffersson impresses in Monteblanco DTM test

2012 champion enjoys DTM test following to sensational Superstars Series results

Superstars - Johan KristofferssonSuperstars logoSwedish racer Johan Kristoffersson is still on a move. After having won a triple Superstars crown by sweeping the Italian, International and Rookie of the Year titles, the series’ newest sensation has been recently back on-track for Audi Sport.

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Dec 11

Superstars awarded as the best promoter of 2012 at “Caschi d’Oro”

International recognition keeps growing for the International, FG Group-promoted series

Superstars - Vincenzo LamaroSuperstars logoSuperstarsworld has become the pinnacle of international motorsport thanks to the great achievements of a spectacular season and to the many acknowledgements received along the way. Last weekend, the 47th “Caschi d’Oro” award ceremony was held by weekly Magazine Autosprint, in an event that once again celebrated the most successful names in motor racing, and the new FG Group package, SRW (Superstars World Of Racing) was awarded as the best racing promoter of 2012.

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Dec 07

Giovanni Berton wins Superstars Motor Show Challenge by beating 2011 winner Thomas Biagi

The young, Veneto-based racer won an all-BMW competition in front of a massive crowd in Bologna

Superstars - Giovanni BertonSuperstars logoThe 2012 Motor Show has been a very exciting one in Bologna, as promising Giovanni Berton took a spectacular win in the Superstars Internatinal Series race at the historical Area 48 circuit. In front of a warm crowd, Berton beat his Team BMW Dinamic team-mate Thomas Biagi to tame the demanding Motor Sport Arena and honour the Bavarian-based manufacturer that he represented so well during the season. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 07

“Superstarsworld” reveals combined schedule for 2013 Superstars, GTSprint International Series

The FG-group promoted competition grows more and more international – 2013 calendar to feature 8 rounds in 6 different countries

Superstars - 2013 scheduleSuperstars logoAfter an extremely successful and record-setting 2012 season in terms of driver, car and team counts in addition to the sensational attendance and growing TV numbers, Superstarsworld, the new racing format for Superstars and GTSprint , is ready and fully-committed to reach new highs next season. The 2013 schedule features eight rounds in six different countries, where the Superstars International Series and the GTSprint International Series will be combined in an extraordinary year-long competition. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 06

Superstars International Series: Solaris Motorsport hits the track for testing at Adria

Italian-based squad fields two cars for 2012 regular Francesco Sini and Austrian youngster Florian Renauer

superstars - Francesco SiniSuperstars logoTeam Solaris Motorsport was back on-track for a test session this week at Adria, as the Pescara-based operation continued to work hard after the conclusion of the 2012 Superstars International Series. The team, managed by Christian Grasso, fielded their two Chevrolet Lumina racecars after a major rebuild which followed the last round of the season at Pergusa. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 04

Superstars, GTSprint supplier Hankook tire praises maiden season

Korean manufacturer enjoys positive results and prepares to raise the bar in 2013

Superstars - HankookSuperstars logoThe Superstars International Series and the GTSprint International Series welcomed a new spec tire supplier in 2012, and Hankook Tire delivered great performances straight out of the box, with teams and drivers expressing high praises and taking the best out of their new Korean rubber in one of the most challenging season in the history of the sport. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 29

Superstars International Series top racers set for spectacular challenge at the 2012 Motor Show of Bologna

Thomas Biagi, Alessandro Nannini to headline Superstars competition at the “area 48″ arena

Superstars - Thomas BiagiSuperstars logoSuperstars will be back as one of the major attractions of the 2012 Motor Show of Bologna as the top names in the series will headline the exhibition’s weekend of car-related entertainment. After having enjoyed considerable success during the 2011 edition, when Thomas Biagi cruised to victory, the FG Group-promoted championship will bring its 500-hp racecars back to the Area 48 arena. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 27

Superstars International Series: Nico Caldarola, Roma Racing Team, aim for more success in 2013

Former Rally champion enjoys positive 2012 season

superstars - Nico CaldarolaSuperstars logoAfter rounding out the 2012 season in-style at Pergusa, Roma Racing Team is already looking forward to next season. Driver and team-owner Nico Caldarola went on-track himself this year but also provided some great young drivers with a chance to make their way to the Superstars International Series and he is set to maintain the same level of effort in 2013. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 23

Superstars International Series: Star driver Tonio Liuzzi reflects on successful 2012 season

Former F1 racer ends up 2012 season as a runner-up in the v8 touring car series with a works-supported Mercedes C63 AMG

Superstars - Tonio LiuzziSuperstars logoJust one month after the end of the 2012 season, Superstars International Series star driver Tonio Liuzzi assessed the results of his maiden run in the series, after having been one of the main characters in the chase for the title.

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Nov 20

Superstars International Series: Caal Racing celebrates extremely successful 2012 season

The Mercedes-powered team – holding the record for the most starts in the series – looks forward to battle for the 2013 title

Superstars - Caal RacingSuperstars logoCaal Racing, the manufacturer-supported team of Mercedes-Benz Italia, has always been one of the benchmarks of the Superstars International Seriessince the championship’s inception in 2004, establishing their name as a premium presence in the sport. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 13

Superstars to provide fans with more spectacular action at the 2012 Motor Show of Bologna

International automotive exhibition to host Superstars Series stars, top-notch paddock show entertainment

Superstars Grid GirlsSuperstars logoThe Superstars Series is once again set to be one of the most anticipated events of the Motor Show exhibition in Bologna. The championship, which featured some of the best under-23 racers in business like Italians Andrea Boffo, Marco Pollara, Michele Faccin and German Thomas Schöffler, in addition to celebrating a 23-year-old Champion, Johan Kristoffersson, will be joining a show that has always been a number one choice for young fans during the offseason. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 13

GTSprint International Series: Mario Cordoni enjoys superb 2012 season

Running for italian-based Team Ombra Racing outfit, Cordoni won the GTS3 title, ending up as a runner-up in the overall series

GTSprint International Series - Mario CordoniGTSprint International Series logoIt’s been an extremely positive rookie season for Mario Cordoni in the 2012 GTSprint International Series. Driving a Ferrari 458 Italia for Team Ombra Racing, the Italian tamed a tough opposition to win the GTS3 class championship and also ended up second in the overall standings. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 12

Superstars International Series hits record numbers again in 2012

At the end of another sensational run

Superstars seriesSuperstars logoSeries lines-up with 50 drivers, 9 car brands, 14 teams, 177.600 fans on-track, 195 territories covered by tv broadcasting (66 of them with live coverage of the races).

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Nov 07

Johan Kristoffersson leads Superstars International Series young driver assault

New stars battle with series veterans to enjoy exciting 2012 season

Superstars - Johan KristofferssonSuperstars logoJohan Kristoffersson has been the class of the 2012 Superstars field by winning the Rookie of the Year contest (and an 100.000€ bonus for the next season), the International Series and the Italian Championship. On the other hand he has also been a great ambassador for the many young drivers of the championship: as happened in the last few years, the series kept highlighting some of the best prospects in racing. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 31

Johan Kristoffersson makes it to Superstars history by winning the 2012 Italian and International Series

The Audi Sport KMS driver also clinches the rookie of the year competition and 100.000€ for the 2013 season

Superstars - Johan KrsitofferssonSuperstars logoJohan Kristoffersson couldn’t have asked for more. After having left a strong impression in terms of determination and professionalism, the eagle-eyed Swede managed to clinch titles in both the Superstars International Series and the Italian Superstars championship.

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Oct 28

Swedish racer Kristoffersson takes Italian, International Superstars Titles at Pergusa

As rookie Raffaele Giammaria scores two Superstars wins for Mercedes
Di Benedetto (Audi R8) and Benedetti (Corvette Z06) share GTSprint honours

Superstars - Johan KristofferssonSuperstars - Steven GoldsteinThe Sicilian racetrack of Pergusa, near Enna, provided a picture-perfect frame for the final round of the SUPERSTARS INTERNATIONAL SERIES. In an highly-spectacular Race Day, Swede Johan Kristoffersson clinched both the International Series and the Italian Championship titles plus the “Rookie of the Year” competition. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 27

Raffaele Giammaria scores sensational debut pole for Mercedes at Pergusa Del Castello, Benedetti to start from the pole in GTSprint

Sicilian fans set for breath-taking race day action

Superstars - benedetti-del-castelloSuperstars - raffaele giammariaThe Superstars International Series featured a spectacular qualifying session on Saturday at Pergusa. Three different car brands shared the top-three at the fast Sicilian venue, hosting the final round of the 2012 season. The pole went to championship newcomer Raffaele Giammaria, who set a fastest mark of 1’42″589 to edge Jaguar’s Max Pigoli, running for Team Ferlito aboard an XF model. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 25

Solaris Motorsport field two cars at Pergusa for Francesco Sini, Simone Iacone

The Superstars Pergusa roster welcomes a new addition to an already exciting competition

Superstars - francesco - siniSuperstars logoThe Superstars International Series is ready to rev it up again this weekend at Pergusa for the final round of the season and a great new addition has made it to the roster. At the Sicilian venue, Solaris Motorsport will field two Chevrolet Lumina racers – the team’s second American-powered car will be featuring experienced Simone Iacone behind the wheel. Born and raised in Pescara, Iacone will join Francesco Sini, who drove the Lumina to positive results this season, including an outstanding win at Mugello and a podium finish behind Tonio Liuzzi and Max Pigoli at Monza. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 25

Audi to line-up all-Sicilian driving pair in GTSprint at Pergusa

Experienced Merendino, Di Benedetto set to share driving duties aboard and Audi R8 GTS3

gtsprint-audi-r8jpgGTSprint - Audi R8 LMSThe race fans in Sicily are renowned to be incredibly passionate and supportive, and that affection generated an history that started in 1906 with the first edition of the Targa Florio race. SUPERSTARS will line-up at Pergusa, near the city of Enna, to add another spectacular chapter to that glorious history and many of the strongest racecar drivers of the region answered the bell for the last 2012 round of the GTSPRINT INTERNATIONAL SERIES. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 22

Christian Fittipaldi looks forward to Superstars comeback at Pergusa

Brazilian driver back at Pergusa after 1991 Formula 3000 run

Superstars - Christian FittipaldiSuperstars logoAfter having made his Superstars debut at Imola, Christian Fittipaldi will be back on-track next weekend at Pergusa. The Brazilian former F.1 racer will rejoin Swiss Team aboard a Maserati Quattroporte in a spectacular challenge to the top driver in the series. It won’t be a new experience for him as he already met with the fast Sicilian track while running in the 1991 Formula 3000 championship aboard a Mugen-powered Reynard.

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Oct 16

Superstars International Series at the 2012 Sportel

“We are very satisfied with the work done by _wigeTV-MARKETING” – Vincenzo Lamaro

Superstars - SportelSuperstars logoThe FG Group-promoted championship, represented by _wigetv-marketing, draws major interest at the international sport business market for sports rights owners and buyers

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Oct 12

Giancarlo Fisichella enjoys memorable Superstars debut in front of 33.000 fans

The Rome-based racer provided a massive crowd with some true excitement at Vallelunga

Superstars - Giancarlo FisichellaSuperstars logoLast weekend’s Superstars round at Vallelunga has been a spectacular one for the series and provided a record-high 33.000 fans with plenty of excitement. Cars from seven different manufacturers lined-up on-track and a new racing star, Giancarlo Fisichella, made his championship debut at the venue. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 10

Superstars hits record numbers at vVllelunga as 33.000 fans show up on race weekend

In a memorable race day, Johan Kristoffersson takes double wins to fight back to the championship lead

Superstars - TribunaSuperstars logoThe 2012 Vallelunga weekend will definitely become a milestone in the history of SUPERSTARS. In addition to the excitement seen on-track, the event drawn a record crowd of 33.000 fans that warmly welcomed Teams and Drivers of the FG GROUP-promoted series. Since early morning, their support from the grandstands and in the circuit’s paddock has been fantastic, and their favourite drivers did not miss a beat providing them with some breath-taking action. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 07

Superstars draws record crowd of 33.000 at Vallelunga as swede Kristoffersson scores two wins to go back on-top in standings

Pierguidi (Maserati), Palma (Ferrari) share GTSprint honours

Superstars - TribunaSuperstars - Johan KristofferssonSuperstars went sold-out again at Vallelunga. In front of a record crowd of 33.000 that filled the circuit’s grandstands over the weekend, Swede Johan Kristoffersson scored a spectacular double win aboard his Audi Sport KMS-prepared Audi RS5.

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Oct 06

Audi dominate qualifying at Vallelunga with Kristoffersson, Morbidelli, Schoeffler. Liuzzi (Mercedes) takes 4th, Fisichella (Maserati) rounds out the top-10

Andrea Palma (Ferrari) scores GTSprint pole to edge Del Castello-Benedetti (Corvette)

Superstars - Morbidelli - Liuzzi - Fisichella - KristofferssonSuperstars logoIt’s been a great day for Audi at Vallelunga, as the German manufacturer’s Audi RS5 racecars dominated qualifying for round 7 of SUPERSTARS. In the end, the pole went to young Swede Johan Kristoffersson (KMS), while Gianni Morbidelli (Audi Sport Italia) fell just short after having to deal with a suspension issue.

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Oct 05

Superstars Series to line-up sensational field this weekend at Vallelunga

Superstars, GTSprint teams and drivers look forward to exciting weekend, record crowds

Superstars - vitantonio liuzziSuperstars logoThe Superstars show is about to go underway at Vallelunga, as teams and drives are set to line-up tomorrow for practice and qualifying. The Italian racetrack, located close to Rome, will welcome many high-flying racers starting from Giancarlo Fisichella, who is set to make his series debut aboard a Swiss Team-prepared Maserati Quattroporte alongside Mauro Cesari. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 05

Superstars International Series: BMW set for triple assault at Vallelunga

BMW ace Thomas Biagi to be partnered by Max Mugelli and Giovanni Berton

Superstars  - Thomas BiagiSuperstars logoWhile the Fisichella-Liuzzi challenge will be one of the highlights of the Superstars weekend at Vallelunga, the fight for the lead in standings will be an equally exciting show with several car brands battling out front in a classic spectacle for the series. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 26

Thomas Biagi looks forward to build momentum in final stint of 2012

Italian-based racer ready to battle for the podium at Vallelunga

Superstars - Thomas BiagiSuperstars logoWhile the challenge of the year in Vallelunga will involve Giancarlo Fisichella (who will be making his SUPERSTARS debut aboard a Swiss Team-prepared Maserati Quattroporte) and Championship leader Vitantonio Liuzzi, fielded by CAAL Racing on a Mercedes C63 AMG, another great contender for the 2012 title will join them in a sensational showdown. Running just 22 points off Liuzzi’s series lead, Thomas Biagi is set to try and go for the lead back in Italy. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 21

A new star to line up at his home track alongside the championship’s frontrunners, including Liuzzi, Morbidelli, Biagi

Giancarlo Fisichella set for Superstars debut on the 7th of october at Vallelunga, aboard a Maserati Quattroporte

Superstars -Fisichella - LiuzziSuperstars logoA new challenge is set for some great former Formula One Champions. The upcoming Round 7 of the 2012 Superstars International Series at Vallelunga will welcome Giancarlo Fisichella, a veteran of 231 starts in the top open-wheel competition and currently lined-up as Ferrari factory driver in GT racing. He will be driving a Maserati Quattroporte fielded by Maserati Corse’s Swiss Team. Read the rest of this entry »

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