Tag Archive: Gabriele Tarquini

Oct 10

WTCC: Monteiro withdraws from China

The Portuguese driver has spent the past five weeks recovering from a high-speed testing incident

WTCC - Tiago MonteiroFIA World Touring Car Championship leader Tiago Monteiro has sadly been forced to withdraw from this weekend’s event in China on medical advice. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 18

Coloni Motorsport turns 30, an history of passion and success

Precisely 30 years ago, on 18 January 1982, Coloni Motorsport was born.

Coloni Motorsport Paolo_FidalmaColoni Motorsport 89 F1 MonacoThe story of the Italian team is a really successful one, starting right from that first season that saw the team clinch his first drivers title in the Italian F3 Championship with Enzo Coloni himself at the wheel, and still keeping momentum today with the three wins the team secured in the 2011 GP2 season.

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Feb 11

Stilo gets 2010 season off to a good start (+photos)

Stilo wins on sand…

Stilo got its 2010 motorsport season off to the perfect start with victory on one of the most gruelling events on the calendar, the Dakar Rally. Starting and finishing in the Argentine capital Buenos Aires via stages in Chile, the endurance event back in January covered 9030 kilometres, 4810 of which were competitive. Read the rest of this entry »


Dec 29

A year of success for Stilo (+photo)

As the company looks forward to 2010 with the Dakar 

Stilo, based near Bergamo in northern Italy, is looking forward to another year of success in 2010 following a fantastic 2009 season. Stilo helmets claimed both the FIA World Rally Championship (for the fifth time) with Sebastien Loeb and the FIA World Touring Car Championship thanks to Gabriele Tarquini: the first time that the FIA’s most important rally and touring car titles have been won by a single helmet manufacturer. Read the rest of this entry »


Dec 03

Stilo wins both on track and on stage (+photos)

Stilo helmets, made in Italy, have clinched both the major FIA touring car and rally championships

Last month, Stilo-equipped Sebastien Loeb won his sixth consecutive World Rally title for Citroen. Recently he was joined by SEAT driver Gabriele Tarquini, who became the oldest man to win a major FIA title by clinching the World Touring Car Championship at the age of 46. Read the rest of this entry »


Nov 23

F1 on Monday: around the ‘net

The latest…

F1 journalist to reprise naked jog. At the 2005 British grand prix, a formula one journalist jogged semi-naked around the Silverstone circuit.

+ All the latest news and bits from F1 on the web. Read the rest of this entry »


May 31

WTCC: Tarquini gives SEAT home pole

Jacques Villeneuve’s teammate Jordi Gené third

Having struggled on the streets of Pau last time, the SEAT diesels returned to form in Valencia to secure a lock-out of the front two rows for the second European event of the World Touring Car Championship season. Read the rest of this entry »