Tag Archive: FIA

Jul 07

2015 FIA F3 Rookie Champion Charles Leclerc to make F1 practice debut with Haas F1 Team

“Charles Leclerc is highly regarded by Ferrari and his record speaks for itself” – Günther Steiner

Last year’s FIA Formula 3 European Rookie Champion Charles Leclerc will drive the Haas F1 car on Friday, July 8th during the first practice session for the British Grand Prix at Silverstone Circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 06

British GP: Hamilton, Rosberg can’t influence team orders decision

Though Hamilton has urged Mercedes not to introduce team orders, Wolff suggests the matter is now out of the drivers’ hands
2016-06-12_1475Toto Wolff says Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg cannot make their case for or against the implementation of team orders, saying the decision will be taken by Mercedes internally.

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Jul 06

F4SEA champions the development of Asia’s Motorsport Ecosystem

Successful First collective test

Formula 4 South East Asia, formula4.asia The FIA F4 global championship format arrives in Asia with the first successful F4 South East Asia driver’s collective tests at Sepang F1 track. A significant turning point for the development of Asian motorsport, the F4 SEA championship, certified by the FIA, will kick off with a six-race event on the 5-7th August at Sepang International Circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 05

Buemi collects championship trophy at London Awards Gala

Glittering night at the British Museum brings Formula E season to a close

Buemi collects championship trophy at London Awards GalaSebastien Buemi and the Renault e.dams team were presented with their championship-winning trophies at the FIA Formula E Championship Awards Gala at the British Museum. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 04

Sebastian Vettel buys unique art collection celebrating 32 F1 World Champions

Champions Collection for Champion Driver

Sebastian Vettel buys unique art collection celebrating 32 F1 World Champions World Champions in Art, the entity which was created to celebrate the achievement of all 32 of the FIA’s World Champion drivers in individual artistic depictions, is delighted to announce that the entire 32-­piece collection has been acquired by Sebastian Vettel, himself a four-­times World Champion. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 03

Buemi wins title after controversial finale

Visa Fastest Lap ends up deciding the 2015/16 FIA Formula E Championship

http://fiaformulae.com/media/302609/_l5r4221.jpegSebastien Buemi is the new FIA Formula E champion after clinching the title courtesy of setting the Visa Fastest Lap during the season-ending Visa London ePrix. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 30

Venturi Automobiles final 2 races in London

VenturiGP also still has a chance to close the season in the top-5 teams ranking

Venturi Formula E Team logo The FIA Formula-E Championship series Season 2 is going to come to a close in London’s Battersea Park with an exciting double header on Saturday and Sunday July 2nd and 3rd. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 30

Alex Brundle joins G-Drive Racing for FIA WEC campaign

Brundle will join G-Drive Racing for the 6 Hours of Nürburgring next month

Alex Brundle joins G-Drive Racing for FIA WEC campaign G-Drive Racing is delighted to announce today the signing of Alex Brundle to join the team’s FIA World Endurance Championship campaign in the No.26 ORECA 05-Nissan. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 29

Four different teams share the top-four positions

For the FIA Formula 3 European Championship teams and drivers, taking a vacation at this point in time is not an option

F3 - Alessio Lorandi Just three days after the races at the Norisring, they were back in action in the official tests at the Hockenheimring. The quickest on day one at Hockenheim’s 4.574-kilometre long GP circuit was Alessio Lorandi (Carlin, 1:32.226 minutes), followed by Mikkel Jensen (kfzteile24 Mücke Motorsport, 1:32.315), Callum Ilott (Van Amersfoort Racing, 1:32.331) and George Russell (HitechGP, 1:32.333).

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Jun 29

FIA Formula 3 European Championship to test at Hockenheimring

Wednesday and Thursday this week for two official test days

Last weekend, the FIA Formula 3 European Championship teams and drivers battled it out for points, race wins and positions at the fifth round of the season at Nuremberg’s Norisring. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 28

British Grand Prix: Selected sets per driver

British Grand Prix: July 8- 10, 2016

2016-06-28 - British Grand Prix, July 8- 10, 2016 , Selected sets per driverThe FIA communicated to Pirelli each team’s tyre choices for the forthcoming British Grand Prix (Silverstone 8-10 July).

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Jun 28

Fortec to return to FIA F3 European Championship

The FIA Formula 3 European Championship will host two official test days at Hockenheimring; Germany on Wednesday and Thursday this week

Also taking part will be Fortec Motorsports, the British team will travel to Hockenheim with two cars and the drivers Vasily Romanov and Ferdinand Habsburg.

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Jun 27

Ecclestone plotting fairer F1 money distribution

“I told Toto not to think about banking any money yet” – Ecclestone
Bernie Ecclestone has revealed he could shake up the way money is distributed across the sport by scrapping the bonus payments handed out to Ferrari, Mercedes, Red Bull and McLaren.
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Jun 25

Rookie driver Anthoine Hubert takes maiden Formula 3 race win

Lance Stroll and Maximilian Günther on the podium

F3 - Lance Stroll - Anthoine Hubert - Maximilian Günther After the 14th FIA Formula 3 European Championship season race, rookie driver Anthoine Hubert (Van Amersfoort Racing) was allowed to celebrate for the first time on the top step of an F3 podium. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 24

Joel Eriksson now part of BMW Motorsport Junior Programme

The Motopark driver will already drive the BMW M4 DTM race taxi at the Norisring this weekend

The 17-year-old Swede, who currently competes in his maiden FIA Formula 3 European Championship season has joined the BMW Motorsport Junior Programme with immediate effect. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 23

Interlagos insists Brazilian GP safe, seeking extension

The city’s current contract runs through 2020
Organisers for the Brazilian Grand Prix insist it will complete the renovation work it needs to ensure it remains on the Formula 1 calendar until the end of its contract after Bernie Ecclestone claimed the event is facing the axe.
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Jun 23

WEC: All attentions now turn towards the 6 Hours of Nurburgring

The German round will take place at the legendary 5.148 km (3.349 mile) track in the Eifel mountains between 22-24 July

World Endurance Champions and 24 Hours of Le Mans winners Porsche will be headlining a 33-strong field for the 6 Hours of Nürburgring, the fourth round of the FIA World Endurance Championship.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 22

New FIA and Pirelli Four-Year Agreement in support of the FIA Action For Road Safety Campaign

Pirelli will promote the FIA’s ’10 Golden Rules’

2016-06-22 - New FIA and Pirelli Four-Year Agreement in support of the FIA Action For Road Safety Campaign One of the primary goals of the campaign, launched in support of the UN Decade of Action for Road Safety 2011-2020, is to educate and better inform road users on the importance of respecting the rules of the road. According to the World Health Organisation, road crashes are today the number one killer worldwide of people aged between 15 and 29. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 22

Tost expects Sainz future ‘will be confirmed soon’

Carlos Sainz will have his future at Toro Rosso “confirmed soon”, according to team principal Franz Tost

2016-06-12_1064 The Toro Rosso line-up was changed earlier this season as Max Verstappen moved to Red Bull, swapping place with Daniil Kvyat, but while Sainz missed out on a promotion at that point, he has impressed in the races since and Tost confirmed the Spaniard is set to stay for a third season at Toro Rosso.
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Jun 17

ERC: Belgian asphalt classic provides yet another big ERC challenge

2016 FIA European Rally Championship, round five of 10

Alexey Lukyanuk ERC action image The 2016 FIA European Rally Championship moves on to another of the continent’s most famous and challenging events with the Kenotek by CID LINES Ypres Rally next week (23-25 June).

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