Tag Archive: FIA

Sep 20

Will Norris win the FIA F3 European Championship title early?

17-year old rookie Lando Norris (Carlin) would love to secure the title early in Austria this weekend

F3 -  Red Bull RingThis weekend, the FIA Formula 3 European Championship will contest the races 25, 26 and 27 of its 2017 season at the 4.326-kilometre long Red Bull Ring.

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Sep 20

Mahindra Racing targets FIA Formula E Championship with Heidfeld and Rosenqvist in Season Four

Mahindra Racing retains drivers Nick Heidfeld and Felix Rosenqvist for the team’s fourth season in the FIA Formula E Championship

Mahindra Racing targets FIA Formula E Championship with Heidfeld and Rosenqvist in Season FourThe team has enjoyed its most competitive and successful season to date in Season 3 with a debut victory and nine additional podium finishes. Mahindra Racing has set out a clear target to fight for the teams’ and drivers’ championship win in Season Four with its M4Electro race car. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 20

DeFrancesco joins Carlin for remainder of FIA F3 European Championship season

Canadian driver Devlin DeFrancesco will join the British team for the remainder of the 2017 campaign

With two race meetings to go on the 2017 FIA Formula 3 European Championship calendar, the round in Spielberg this weekend and the season finale in Hockenheim mid of October, team Carlin reinforces its driver line up.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 20

Have your say on the future of the WEC

Fans will thus be able to have their say on the future of the WEC from the 2019/2020 season and forwards.

2017-09-16-0028Following the philosophy of being in touch with fans, and to listening to their opinions, the FIA World Endurance Championship is pleased to be able to announce that it will launch a global fan survey – “Have your say on the future of the WEC” – on the WEC and endurance racing.   Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 19

Pirelli Motorsport Malaysian Grand Prix selected sets per driver

Malaysian Grand Prix: September 29 – October 1, 2017

2017-09-19 - Pirelli Motorsport Malaysian Grand Prix selected sets per driverThe FIA communicated to Pirelli each team’s tyre choices for the forthcoming Malaysian Grand Prix (29 September – 1 October). Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 17

ERC gladiator Bouffier wins in Rome by 0.3s!

FIA European Rally Championship 2017: Round 7 of 8

Rally di Roma Capitale: Leg two report, 17 September. Rally di Roma Capitale victory battle decided on thrilling final stage. Double joy for ACCR Czech Team with ERC Junior U28 and ERC Junior U27 wins. Molinaro takes ERC Ladies’ Trophy, Érdi Jr keeps ERC2 victory bid on track. Coveted FIA championship titles to be settled on Latvian season closer. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 15

Nitiss on Latvia RX: “There is huge support here”

Like Janis Baumanis, Nitiss is a household name in Latvia

DriverEKS’ Reinis Nitiss will start the first race of the weekend at his home round of the FIA World Rallycoss Championship in Riga on the outside of the grid, and will be joined by two other EKS drivers in Q1 Race 1: Topi Heikkinen and Nico Muller. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 15

It’s the right moment!

A historic calendar

Automobile Club de l'Ouest - It’s the right moment!In the face of unexpected events creating a new context the ACO, the FIA and the WEC have taken the right course of action to offer motor sport enthusiasts, and endurance fans in particular, as well as the participants in the series and newcomers a fresh challenge for the 2018-2019 season.

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Sep 15

Scuderia Toro Rosso to join forces with Honda

Honda and Toro Rosso will work as one team to strive for progress and a successful future together

07 - Scuderia Toro Rosso Scuderia Toro Rosso is pleased to announce that it has reached a multi-year agreement with Honda Motor Co. Ltd. to run Honda power units starting from the 2018 Formula 1 season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 14

Ecclestone: It’s McLaren’s fault for Honda failure

“The Renault deal is all done. Alonso staying is super news.”

Zak Brown- Bernie EcclestoneFormula 1 chairman emeritus Bernie Ecclestone has pointed the finger of blame at McLaren for its split from Honda after three years of unreliable and underpowered engines. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 14

Successful FIA F3 debut for Defourny, Fenestraz and Florescu

Last weekend, the Nürburgring staged the eighth round of the 2017 FIA Formula 3 European Championship

And the starting grid featured three drivers who made their debut in the Formula One and DTM feeder series: Max Defourny (Van Amersfoort Racing), Sacha Fenestraz (Carlin) and Petru Florescu (Motopark). Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 12

Formula E and Jaguar to launch support series in season five (+video)

Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY to run alongside select Formula E races from 2018/19 season

Formula E and Jaguar to launch support series in season five 4Jaguar has today unveiled plans for a fully-electric support series to run alongside select races in the FIA Formula E Championship from season five – titled the Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY.
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Sep 10

Lando Norris concludes Eifel weekend with another victory

The Brit scored his ninth victory of the season and now has an advantage of 73 points from Maximilian Günther

Lando Norris concludes Eifel weekend with another victoryAt the 3.629 kilometres long Nürburgring sprint circuit, Lando Norris (Carlin) extended his lead in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship drivers’ standings. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 10

Halo changes 2018 chassis construction – Renault

“We have to get the Halo on the car for next year and that’s a big challenge as it changes the chassis construction.”

2017-06-09-10-27-08_0087Renault’s technical director Nick Chester says introducing the Halo cockpit protector to its 2018 design has enforced construction alterations which he concedes has posed ‘a big challenge’. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 07

World RX: Latvia entries revealed

Great Britain’s Alister McRae will make his second start in the championship

DriverThe entry list for the tenth round of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy – Neste World RX of Latvia (15-17 September) – has been released by the FIA.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 07

ERC TV audiences increase by 45%

First four rounds of 2017 deliver huge viewer number rise

Cumulative audiences for four-event period up from 30,156,000 in 2016 to 43,585,000 in 2017. Fans in 88 markets tune in to all-action ERC coverage. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 06

Petru Florescu joins Team Motopark

“I am really looking forward to welcoming Petru at Team Motopark” –  Timo Rumpfkeil

Team Motopark has today announced that Petru Florescu will join the German team for the remaining three race meetings of the 2017 FIA Formula 3 European Championship season.

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Sep 06

Alex Lynn joining DS Virgin Racing for Formula E

The electric single-seater series has taken motorsport by storm in its first three seasons

Alex Lynn joining DS Virgin Racing for Formula EIt’s hard to find words to tell you how excited I am to be announced as a full-season driver with DS Virgin Racing in the FIA Formula E Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 05

Pirelli Motorsport Singapore Grand Prix selected sets per driver

Singapore Grand Prix: September 15-17, 2017

2017-09-05 - Pirelli Motorsport Singapore Grand Prix selected sets per driverThe FIA communicated to Pirelli each team’s tyre choices for the forthcoming Singapore Grand Prix (15-17 September).

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Sep 04

Title-chasing Sacha Fenestraz to make FIA Formula 3 European Championship debut at the Nürburgring

British team Carlin adds Sacha Fenestraz to its line-up for Nürburgring

Formula Renault 2.0 Eurocup Championship leader Sacha Fenestraz is set to make his FIA European F3 debut at the Nürburgring this week.  Read the rest of this entry »

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