Tag Archive: FIA

Feb 24

Mexico City’s iconic heart beats to WRC rally rhythm

Central Mexico City to host FIA World Rally Championship action

Zócalo square, Mexico City The FIA World Rally Championship roars into the heart of one of the world’s largest cities next month when Mexico City hosts thrilling high-speed action at a venue made famous in James Bond movie ‘Spectre’. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 24

WRC meets James Bond venue

FIA World Rally Championship roars into town made famous in 007 movie ‘Spectre’

WRC meets James Bond venue Huge crowds will pack the iconic Zócalo square to watch exciting new-era World Rally Cars fight for tenths of a second at the opening two speed tests of Rally Guanajuato Mexico, the third round of the 2017 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 23

Lando Norris selected for McLaren-Honda Young Driver Development programme

The 17-year-old will be able to benefit from the vast experience of the McLaren Formula One team

Lando Norris, who will soon start his rookie season in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship with Carlin, has been announced as member of the McLaren-Honda Young Driver Development programme for 2017.

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Feb 22

Joey Mawson moves up the single-seater ladder with Van Amersfoort Racing

“I am ready for the next step” – Mawson

Van Amersfoort Racing has today announced that Australian Joey Mawson will remain with the Dutch team and will this season move up from Formula 4 to the FIA Formula 3 European Championship.

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Feb 21

DS Performance prefers Total!

A direct beneficiary of Total’s experience will be the DSV-02

profil-DS-Fe Within the framework of the global agreement renewed until 2021 between Total and the PSA group, Total will support DS Performance in its commitment to the FIA Formula E Championship.

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Feb 21

Jani can ‘enjoy racing again’ in 2017

Neel Jani says a weight was lifted from his shoulders by winning the FIA World Endurance Championship in 2016

The Swiss driver has been an integral part of Porsche’s 919 Hybrid LMP1 project since the outset of the programme in 2014, and was rewarded for his hard work by winning both the World Endurance Drivers Championship and the Le Mans 24 Hours last year. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 20

Team Peugeot-Hansen announce three-car entry for 2017 

“I believe I learnt a great deal in the course of my first full rallycross season” – Loeb

Team Peugeot-Hansen announce three-car entry for 2017 Team Peugeot-Hansen will continue its campaign in the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy with team-mates Sebastien Loeb and Timmy Hansen driving the Peugeot 208 WRX Supercar in 2017.

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Feb 19

Buemi becomes hat-trick hero in Buenos Aires

Sebastien Buemi has made Formula E history by becoming the first driver to win three races in a row

Victory for the Renault e.dams ace continues the perfect start to his title defence. It was his ninth win in the all-electric street racing series, and the 12th for the team. That means Renault e.dams have now won half of all the Formula E races that have taken place. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 18

Key timings revealed for ERC Azores Airlines Rallye

Here are the key dates

Key timings revealed for ERC Azores Airlines RallyeThe Azores Airlines Rallye opens the 2017 FIA European Rally Championship season from 30 March-1 April.

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Feb 17

Callum Ilott and Lando Norris join BRDC SuperStars for 2017

Jake Hughes (HitechGP), who also races in the 2017 FIA Formula 3 European Championship, is already part of it

FIA Formula 3 European Championship contenders Callum Ilott (Prema Powerteam) and Lando Norris (Carlin) will both join the BRDC SuperStars, a young driver support programme from British Racing Drivers’ Club. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 17

Bostanci and Bunaz test to be best in ERC

Each driver completed approximately 100 kilometres and spent time trying out various set-up

Bostanci and Bunaz test to be best in ERCMurat Bostanci and Bugra Bunaz began their preparations for this season’s FIA European Rally Championship with a test for Castrol Ford Team Turkey in Istanbul yesterday (Thursday). Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 16

Renault e.dams 2017 Buenos Aires ePrix preview

Thematic article: What it’s like to race electric!

Renault e.dams 2017 Buenos Aires ePrix preview Renault e.dams, Nicolas Prost and Sébastien Buemi take to the streets of Buenos Aires this weekend for the third round of season three of the FIA Formula E Championship, the Buenos Aires ePrix on February 18. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 16

World RX: Portugal, Norway and Canada tickets on sale

Do you want to spectate at an FIA World Rallycross Championship event in 2017?

16-08-07_0049 Tickets are now on sale for the Portuguese, Norwegian and Canadian rounds of World RX this season. Previously the traditional World Rallycross season opener, Portugal’s Montalegre circuit located high in the Vila Real region in the East of the country will host the second round of World RX this season, the venue where new team mates Petter Solberg and Johan Kristoffersson have claimed victories in the last three years. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 15

The Buenos Aires ePrix in numbers

Hat-trick hero?

The Buenos Aires ePrix at Puerto Madero is the only race and track to have featured in all three FIA Formula E Championship seasons, so as a result it creates a wealth of interesting facts and stats. Here is a selection of our favourites. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 15

FIA Formula 3 European Championship increases prize money fund to 500,000€

“All parties involved in the series are working together to strengthen the series” – Stefano Domenicali

Dallara 2017 FIA F3 European Championship car – side – picture by courtesy of Dallara The FIA Formula 3 European Championship has confirmed an expansion of the newly introduced prize money incentive for rookie drivers to include teams and other drivers competing in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship from the 2017 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 15

Van Amersfoort Racing continues with Pedro Piquet

Pedro Piquet will race in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship for a second season

The young Brazilian who remains at the Van Amersfoort Racing team is highly motivated to follow up his rookie season with even stronger performances in 2017. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 14

Buenos Aires ePrix race preview

The story so far

The FIA Formula E Championship returns to action this weekend with round three of the 2016/17 season, which takes place on the Puerto Madero circuit in the Argentinian capital, Buenos Aires. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 14

Marino Sato to compete in FIA Formula 3 with Team Motopark

Team Motopark has confirmed that Marino Sato will join the team for the 2017 FIA Formula 3 European Championship

The team has already announced 2016 FIA F3 rookie champion Joel Eriksson and Keyvan Andres Soori for their 2017 line-up. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 14

HitechGP completes FIA F3 driver line-up with signing Tadasuke Makino

HitechGP has confirmed that Japanese driver Tadasuke Makino will join the team for its 2017 championship campaign

Makino will become team-mate of Nikita Mazepin, Jake Hughes and Ralf Aron, who have already been signed by the team for 2017. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 13

Peugeot to make ERC return in new junior category

Pepe Lopez and José Suarez get set for ERC Junior Under 28 action

Peugeot to make ERC return in new junior categoryInterest in the FIA European Rally Championship continues to strengthen with confirmation of the Peugeot Rally Academy’s eagerly anticipated return to the all-action series for 2017. Read the rest of this entry »

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