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Sep 18

WEC: No.1 Porsche takes third consecutive win at COTA

6 Hours of Circuit of the Americas

Reigning champions Timo Bernhard, Mark Webber and Brendon Hartley took victory in today’s 6 Hours of COTA, the Lone Star Le Mans event at Austin, Texas. The trio secured a third consecutive WEC win after a gruelling race held in challenging hot conditions. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 08

Jaguar returns to racing with I-Type, Adam Carroll, Mitch Evans, Ho-Pin Tung and Panasonic

First all-electric Jaguar Racing car, the I-TYPE 1, unveiled in full race livery and set to inspire a new generation of fans

The Panasonic Jaguar Racing I-Type Formula E car 2 Jaguar today takes the wraps off its new electric motorsport future, revealing its Formula E team’s official name, vision, title sponsor, driver line-up and electric racing livery. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 04

WEC: Porsche win in 6 Hours of Mexico; RGR Sport thrill home crowd

The No.1 Porsche 919 Hybrid of Mark Webber, Brendon Hartley and Timo Bernhard took their second win of the season

2016-07-23-Saturday-0165 The fifth round of the FIA World Endurance Championship in Mexico saw a six hour race that had drama and excitement that had the large and enthusiastic Mexican crowd on the edge of their seats.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 24

WEC: Porsche repeats last year’s victory at the Nürburgring

6 Hours of Nurburgring

2016-07-24-Sunday-0151The reigning world champions Timo Bernhard (DE), Brendon Hartley (NZ) and Mark Webber (AU) repeated their last year’s win at the six-hour race at the Nürburgring (DE).

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Jun 19

24 Hours of Le Mans: Porsche has achieved its 18th overall Le Mans victory (updated²)

Porsche denies Toyota at Le Mans in dramatic last lap win

2016-06-19-0411 From midnight the duel between Porsche and Toyota for the 24 hour Le Mans race win had intensified but no-one would have expected such an ending. Before the final lap, Toyota seemed to be coming out on top but then the prototype stopped on track.

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Jun 16

24 Hours of Le Mans: Alpine 2nd and 3rd on the LMP2 class grid

The 84th edition of the Le Mans 24 Hours will get underway at 15:00 local time on Saturday

2016-06-15_Wednesday-0223 Traditionally the backdrop for a fast and furious pole position shoot-out, Thursday’s qualifying sessions ahead of this weekend’s Le Mans 24 Hours were repeatedly disrupted by rain.

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Jun 05

24 Hours of Le Mans: Alpine and its drivers ready for the 2016 edition

Le Mans 24 Hours competitors took to the track today for the traditional pre-race test

2016-06-05-0007 Although the sky remained grey throughout, the traditional Le Mans 24 Hours Test Day took place on a completely dry track and in mild temperatures.

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May 20

DC Baxi bring oriental flair to WEC

A welcome addition to the FIA World Endurance Championship in 2016 has been the Baxi DC Racing squad

The Signatech Alpine-run A460, which is derived from the ORECA 05 package, showed exceptional pace in the Prologue in March and the team showed some bright flashes of potential at both Silverstone and Spa. Read the rest of this entry »

May 03

WEC: Alpine eyeing Spa podium honours

Round 2 of the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship (FIA WEC) takes teams to Belgium for the WEC 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps (May 5-7)

2016-04-16-0057After points-scoring finishes for both Alpine A460s at the championship’s opening round at Silverstone, Great Britain, Signatech-Alpine has its sights set on a podium finish this weekend.  The Belgian race will serve as an important dress rehearsal ahead of the 2016 Le Mans 24 Hours (June 18-19). Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 18

WEC: Alpine finish promising weekend just shy of Silverstone podium

The consistency of David Cheng/Nelson Panciatici/Ho-Pin Tung bagged seventh place at the flag

2016-04-17-0050The N°36 Signatech-Alpine of Nicolas Lapierre/Gustavo Menezes/Stéphane Richelmi came close to securing an LMP2 podium at the 2016 6 Hours of Silverstone.

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Apr 13

WEC: Alpine ready for action at Silverstone

The 6 Hours of Silverstone (April 15-17) is the opening round of the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC).

2016-03-25-0001 Signatech-Alpine posted the fastest LMP2 lap at the official pre-season Prologue test in March at Le Castellet, France, to confirm its ambitions for the 2016 championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 04

WEC: Alpine shares resources to form two front-running crews

Signatech-Alpine has finalised its driver line-up for the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC)

Alpine shares resources to form two front-running crews Following the recent confirmation of the entry of two A460s for the 2016 FIA WEC, Alpine is pleased to be able to announce the complete driver line-ups.

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Jun 26

Piquet Jr. in FIA Formula E title contention in London

Turvey joins China Racing

G7C3915Double header FIA Formula E event in London shall the title decider with Nelson Piquet Jr, who leads the drivers´ standings but there are still six drivers retaining mathematical chance of winning. Briton Oliver Turvey new Piquet´s teammate

Jan 11

Nelson Piquet claims another outstanding podium finish

His teammate, China´s Ho-Pin Tung, claimed 12th place.

On the very last lap the Brazilian driver of China Racing and Campos Racing took another podium after a faultless race.

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Jan 07

China Racing and Campos Racing head to South America for another round of the FIA Formule E, this time taking place in Buenos Aires.

Summer rendezvous for the squad in Argentina

After Uruguay, Argentina hosts round four and both China Racing drivers, Nelson Piquet and Ho-Pin Tung, aim at podium finish.

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Jan 02

Tung returns for Buenos Aires

Ho-Pin Tung will return to his China Racing seat for the fourth Formula E ePrix in Buenos Aires on January 10 2015.

2014-08-19-67 The Chinese driver competed for the squad during the Beijing and Putrajaya races but was unable to contest at the last outing in Punta del Este due to prior commitments in the Abu Dhabi 12-Hour endurance race. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 09

China Racing heads to South at Uruguay´s Punta del Este

Chinca Racing, whose cars are run by Campos Racing, will have an important novelty with regard to its driver line-up.

The most important change is Antonio Garcia, as the Spanish racer will team up with Nelson Piquet Jr replacing China´s Ho-Pin Tung, who will miss this Punta del Este ePrix due to other engagements. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 02

Antonio Garcia joins China Racing in Uruguay

World-class GT racer Antonio Garcia will race alongside Nelson Piquet Jr. at China Racing for the next Formula E race.

World-class GT racer to replace Ho-Pin Tung Spaniard Garcia will make his series debut at the Punta del Este ePrix on December 13. He is replacing Ho-Pin Tung, who is unavailable to drive due to a prior commitment.

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Nov 22

Trulli knocks Piquet out of the race when battling for podium

China Racing driver was running in third place when the Italian knocked him out of the race.

Ho-Pin Tung, with another China Racing car, came eleventh. China Racing, whose cars are run by Campos Racing, has nearly achieved its maiden podium in the FIA Formula E with the Spark-Renault SRT_01E driven by Brazil´s Nelson Piquet Jr. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 23

Le Mans 24 Hours: A twelfth win by Audi!

Audi adds a new victory to its impressive record, and Tom Kristensen scores his 9th victory.

Audi R18 e-tron photo © Audi CommunicationThe Dane remains more than ever the victory record holder at Le Mans, while Allan McNish scores his third victory in La Sarthe in fifteen years. Their French team mate Loïc Duval,who took the pole, adds the Le Mans 24 Hours to the Sebring 12 Hours and Tourist Trophy. Read the rest of this entry »

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