Tag Archive: Hockenheim

May 03

Solberg wins in Hockenheim as World RX proves a big hit with DTM fans

Ford Olsbergs MSE driver Reinis Nitiss took the runners-up spot and Team Peugeot-Hansen’s Timmy Hansen finished third. 
2015-04-30-0002Norway’s Petter Solberg took a lights-to-flag victory at the first ever World RX of Hockenheim, round two of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy, which was attended by over 75,000 people this weekend.

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May 02

Solberg leads World RX at Hockenheim after four heats

Ford Olsbergs MSE driver Reinis Nitiss is second and Britain’s Liam Doran third in his SDRX Citroen DS3

World RX Norway’s Petter Solberg leads round two of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy at the end of four action-packed heats on the new purpose-built RX track at Hockenheim, Germany. Read the rest of this entry »

May 01

Lucas Auer: “I am delighted that the action finally starts”

As one of three rookie drivers in this year’s DTM, Lucas Auer is in the focus of the attention

Immediately before heading off to Hockenheim, Lucas Auer spoke about his expectations for the DTM season opener during a small interview session for selected Austrian media. “I can hardly await finally sitting in the car,” the Tyrolean admitted. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 30

2015 DTM on TV: All the races covered live by ARD

N-TV snd Sport1 to extend their coverage – Second screen offerings at Sportschau.de and DTM.com

DTM logo Just a few more days to go to the DTM season kick-off at Hockenheim. From 30th April to 03rd May, the Hockenheimring will stage am outstanding motor-sport festival.

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Apr 29

World RX ready to mix it up with DTM at Hockenheim

A total of 22 World RX Supercars including the permanent World Championship drivers will compete at the famous Hockenheimring

Rallycross FIA logoRound two of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy takes place at Hockenheim this weekend (30 April-3 May) as the World RX teams and drivers prepare for some exhilarating motorsport action alongside the highly-acclaimed DTM series (German Touring Car Masters).
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Apr 29

Fast rookies chasing Antonio Giovinazzi

Canadian Lance Stroll currently 7th in the championship

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logo

This weekend, 35 of the world’s best Formula 3 drivers will meet at Hockenheim to contest the fourth, fifth and sixth rounds of the 2015 FIA Formula 3 European Championship season.

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Apr 29

DTM, let the show begin

Festival at Hockenheim to herald the new season

2014 10 03 HockenheimI 1533 The waiting is over: with the ‘DTM-Festival’ at the Hockenheimring, the most popular international touring-car series kicks off its new season.

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Mar 31

DTM tests at Oschersleben

Just a few weeks before the 2015 season will be officially kicked off on the first weekend in May at Hockenheim

DTM logo The motor-sport departments of the manufacturers involved – Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz – will use the second and last official pre-season tests at Oschersleben (13th to 16th April) to complete their preparations for the things to come. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 13

DTM new race formats with two championship rounds per weekend

The new format will make its debut in the DTM season kick-off, from 30th April to 03rd May at Hockenheim

DTM logo In the 2015 season, DTM will provide the spectators a new race format with two races of equal value per weekend, thus becoming even more attractive for both the crowds on site and the TV audience.

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Feb 20

DTM to kick the new season off with a top-class event

FIA World Rallycross Championship to make an appearance in the Hockenheim DTM festival’s support program

DTM logo From 30th April to 03rd May, DTM is going flat out, for the motor-racing enthusiasts, by providing them a very special event as season opener.

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Feb 20

World RX signs multi-year deal with DTM for Hockenheim race

The Hockenheimring was originally built in 1932 and is home to the biannual German Formula One race

Rallycross FIA logo The FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy has agreed terms with the World Motor Sport Council (WMSC) to hold a 13th World Championship round alongside the DTM season-opener at the Hockenheimring in Germany (1-3 May, 2015).  Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 14

‘F1 has to remain affordable’ – Nurburgring CEO

After confirming that a contract is not yet in place to host the 2015 German Grand Prix

20130705-0030 The Nurburgring and Hockenheim alternate as host circuits of the German race, with the Nurburgring scheduled to be the venue used this season. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 23

Berger rumours return to F1 headlines

Rumours linking Gerhard Berger with a return to the F1 paddock have resurfaced.

20131019-0045 Earlier, McLaren slammed as “complete and utter nonsense” reports the former team driver is a candidate for a prominent role, amid suggestions of unrest between shareholders Ron Dennis and Mansour Ojjeh. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 21

Rosberg must relax to get back in fight – Frentzen

Nico Rosberg needs to relax if he wants to get back into the world championship fight.

2014-10-11 - Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team - Russia - Nico Rosberg (15) That is the advice of German countryman Heinz-Harald Frentzen, who at the peak of his career fifteen years ago was the title dark horse in 1999. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 20

‘Silly season’ waits but 2015 rumours still firing

Porsche would like to enter a third car in the fabled Le Mans 24 hour race next year with F1 stars at the wheel, according to Germany’s Auto Bild.

2014-03-17 - Sahara Force India F1 Team - Australia - 2014 drivers The report said Nico Hulkenberg, despite being close to a new deal to stay with Force India in 2015, is at the top of the German carmaker’s shortlist. Theoretically, Porsche’s supposed plan is possible, given that the F1 calendar is not scheduled to clash with the fabled endurance race next year. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 17

Max Verstappen claims pole position at Hockenheim

The 17-year-old is one of the three candidates who are battling for second place in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship.
F3 -Van Amersfoort Racing - Max Verstappen Max Verstappen (Van Amersfoort Racing, 1:32.002 minutes) set the fastest time in first qualifying and thus claimed pole position for the 31st season race of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship.

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Oct 05

Sini (Chevrolet Camaro) takes title at Hockenheim

Audi’s Kostka ends up just one point away

EuroV8Series logo The 2014 EUROV8SERIES went down to the wire at Hockenheim. Driving a Chevrolet Camaro for Solaris Motorsport, Francesco Sini cruised to a spectacular win and was also able to clinch the championship honours by just one point over his closest rival, Audi’s Tomas Kostka.

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Oct 01

Eurov8series: three-way championship fight set for Hockenheim decider

Tomas Kostka (Audi), Nicola Baldan (Mercedes), Francesco Sini (Chevrolet) set for final showdown in Germany

EuroV8Series logo The EUROV8SERIES is ready to re-start its engines this weekend at Hockenheim. The FG GROUP-promoted series lined-up at the German venue for the first time in 2010, when Luigi Ferrara cruised to a double win with a Mercedes C63 AMG. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 17

F1 teams admit concerns over ticket prices

F1 team bosses have identified high ticket prices as a major problem for the sport, according to the Telegraph.

2013-06-09_0890The British newspaper said crowd numbers at some of the sport’s most traditional venues including Spa, Hockenheim and Monza have been notably down in 2014. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 17

Santino Ferrucci switches to Fortec Motorsports

Driver switch in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logo

US-American Santino Ferrucci (Fortec Motorsports) leaves Team Eurointernational to contest the final to race meetings of the season (at Imola and Hockenheim) for Fortec Motorsports. Read the rest of this entry »

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