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The 2017 grid will be made up of 28 cars from 11 different nations
The full-season entry list for the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship was revealed during an online press conference broadcast from the home of endurance racing, Le Mans.
Huge logistics support package for ERC opener
Return flight and sea freight costs covered. Entry fee reduced by 60 per cent. Flight and accommodation booking service available. Drivers and teams contesting the Azores Airlines Rallye, the opening round of the 2017 FIA European Rally Championship, will benefit from a huge logistics support package and subsidised entry fee.
Porsche sets its sights on a hat-trick
The two Porsche 919 Hybrids will be entering the 2017 season with the starting numbers 1 and 2 as they look to defend their title in the FIA World Endurance Championship, with the 24 Hours of Le Mans as the highlight of the series. Organisers FIA and ACO confirmed the entry of two vehicles and the members of the new driver squad in an online press conference held today.
2 days to go before the launch of the 2017 Endurance season
In just two days time we will find out which teams will be on the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship full season entry list. The list will also reveal some of the drivers due to take part, as teams must nominate one driver per car at this time.
The FIA Off-Road Prize-Giving Gala took place last weekend at Porto in Portugal, hosted by the Portuguese ASN, the FPAK
McLaren Applied Technologies chosen to provide engine pressure and temperature sensors for the 2018, 2019 and 2020 FIA Formula One World Championships
The supply is part of the FIA’s initiative to help contain costs within Formula 1
This three year deal will see McLaren Applied Technologies provide a range of engine pressure and temperature sensors that will be used to monitor critical parameters on all teams’ highly sophisticated Formula 1 power units.
The first in what is planned as an annual affair, the event saw the crowning of the F4/SEA Championship’s first ever title winner
After 36 races and six events, the Formula 4 South East Asia (F4/SEA) Championship – certified by FIA inaugural season drew to a close on Sunday at the Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia with the MERITUS Awards Gala, presented by Petron.
“For me it’s really great because it means the EKS project can continue” – Ekstrom
It was announced last week that 2016 FIA World Rallycross Champion Mattias Ekstrom has secured Audi Sport backing for his EKS team, so we caught up with the World Champion to find out more.
A general admission pass offers access to the eVillage with limited trackside viewing for just $72 across both days
Sébastien Ogier won his fourth consecutive Rallye Monte-Carlo on Sunday afternoon in a Ford Fiesta World Rally Car
He opened the defence of his FIA World Rally Championship crown with a 2min 15.0sec victory on the four-day classic on snow and ice-covered roads in the French Alps. It was a dream debut for the Frenchman with the M-Sport World Rally Team.
Bernie Ecclestone’s reign as F1 ringmaster could come to an end next week, it has been claimed.
According to Sky News, Liberty Media has offered him a “less hands-on role – with a title such as life president”. It also says that Chase Carey, who was appointed as F1’s new chairman at the end of last year, has lined up former ESPN executive Sean Bratches to run the commercial side of the sport, while ex-Ferrari and ex-Mercedes man Ross Brawn will have a “key role” on the sporting side.
Who will be fighting for World Championships, who might be crowned the first official WEC World GT Champion?
Rising British star becomes the latest talent selected by the Silver Arrows for racing support
2016 proved a breakthrough year for the Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport Junior Programme. Pascal Wehrlein shone in his first Formula One season with Manor Racing, posting a string of impressive qualifying performances to reach Q2 five times – in addition to clinching only the second ever points scoring finish for the team at the Austrian Grand Prix.