Tag Archive: Imola

Oct 12

Verstappen wins, Ocon is the 2014 FIA Formula 3 European Champion

At the 4.909 kilometres long Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari
F3 - Max Verstappen Max Verstappen (Van Amersfoort Racing) claimed his ninth victory in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship in an action-packed 30th race of the season.

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Oct 12

Blomqvist wins from Verstappen – battle for title remains open

He dominated the race at the 4.909 kilometres long Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari in Imola
F3 - Jagonya Ayam with Carlin - Tom Blomqvist 20-year-old British driver Tom Blomqvist (Jagonya Ayam with Carlin) claimed victory in the 29th season race of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship.

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Oct 09

Will rookie Esteban Ocon secure the title as early as at Imola?

The race meeting at the Italian racetrack represents the first chance of securing the title

F3 - Esteban Ocon For the first time in its history, the FIA Formula 3 European Championship is going to hold a race weekend at Imola’s 4.909-kilometre Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 06

Mid-season tests at Imola to conclude the summer break

A total of six new drivers will make the trip to Imola

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logo

Since mid-August, the FIA Formula 3 European Championship has been taking its summer break but this Tuesday, the series is back in action: with the official mid-season tests at Imola.

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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 »

Sep 04

A tough battle ahead at Paul Ricard

ELMS Circuit Paul Ricard – Championship standing

European Le Mans Series logo As we edge towards the fourth and penultimate round of the 2014 European Le Mans Series season, the points’ classifications would suggest that the French race is likely to be full of spice and drama! Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 29

Imola, race 2: Michela Cerruti (Super Nova) scores historic win

The Auto GP championship celebrated an historic race 2 at Imola.

Auto GP - Michela Cerruti  (3) Italian female racer Michela Cerruti cruised to her maiden win in the Coloni-promoted series in a spectacular fashion. The 27-year-old from Milan scored the first open-wheel win for a female racer in the last 5 years, and the first with an high-power open-wheel car in the European modern era. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 28

Imola, race 1: Kimiya Sato (Euronova) wins and extends championship lead

It’s been a winning comeback for Kimiya Sato (Euronova) in the fifth round of the 2014 AutoGP championship.

AutoGP - Kimiya Sato (Euronova The Japanese racer cruised to win Race 1 at Imola in a commanding fashion but also took advantage from a first-lap technical mishap happened to German pole-sitter Markus Pommer (Super Nova).

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Jun 28

Imola, qualifying: Markus Pommer (Super Nova) takes another pole position

Markus Pommer (Super Nova) scored his third pole position of the year in qualifying for this weekend’s Auto GP round at Imola.

A1GP - Markus Pommer - Super Nova For the quick German it’s also the third straight pole as he edged returning Euronova racer  Kimiya Sato by four tenths of a second. The Japanese has seen his points advantage go down a bit again as the pole handed two more points to his opponent.

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Jun 27

Euronova supports VIVA at Imola

Auto GP & Italian Formula 4, Imola

Auto GP - Kimiya Sato Euronova Racing is proud to endorse the VIVA 2014 campaign co-ordinated by Italian Doctor Francesca Landi and the Director of Estados Cafe Daniele Versari.

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Jun 27

Markus Pommer (Super Nova) sets early pace in Auto GP Imola round

The second free practice will be taking place this afternoon, qualifying tomorrow

Auto GP - Super Nova - Markus Pommer German driver Markus Pommer set the fastest lap of the day so far in Imola in the opening Auto GP practice session at the Italian venue. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 26

Auto GP returns to Imola this week-end

The fifth edition of the Auto GP championship has reached its half point.

Auto GP logoThe series, which runs powerful cars with Lola chassis and 550hp Zytek engines, will approach its fifth round of the season at Monza. Teams and drivers will face another prestigious stage where legendary, where Formula 1 battles went on.

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Jun 10

Salvatore De Plano to join Euronova Racing at Imola

Italian driver Salvatore De Plano will make his championship debut for Vincenzo Sospiri’s Euronova Racing

Auto GP - Salvatore De Plano The field for the upcoming Auto GP round at Imola is increasing, as the series approaches its second Italian round set for June 29th at Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari.

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May 12

Rea ends official testing on top

This test was also the chance to test the developmental compounds brought by Pirelli

WSBK - Jonathan Rea Official Test The one-day official DWO test took place today at Imola’s Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari in warm conditions under sunny skies.

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May 11

Pata Honda Team takes clean sweep at Imola

Rea and van der Mark now lead the World Superbike and Supersport standings

WSBK - Imola - Davies Day 3 The action packed fourth round of the eni FIM Superbike World Championship, which was held in front of 52,841 vocal and enthusiast fans at Imola, saw a total domination by the Pata Honda Team.

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May 11

Rea wins again after dominating race one in Imola

Chaz Davies and Tom Sykes complete the podium

WSBK - Imola - Race 1 Top 3 The sun continued to shine at Imola as the first race of the day got underway in front of a large and enthusiastic crowd. Read the rest of this entry »

May 10

Rea wins Tissot-Superpole at Imola

The third so far in his WSBK career and the 45th for Honda

WSBK - Imola Tissot-Superpole Jonathan Rea (Pata Honda World Superbike) has taken Pole Position for tomorrow’s two 19 lap races after a thrilling Tissot-Superpole session kept the large crowd thoroughly entertained. Read the rest of this entry »

May 08

WSBK riders become footballers for a day

The Superbike riders were joined in the SBK Dream Team

WSBK - Haslam and Nocco The Media Event of the fourth round of the season took place today in front of a vast and enthusiastic crowd at the Romeo Galli stadium in Imola.

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May 06

Sykes leads the WSBK standings as the series heads to Imola

The historical venue entered the World Superbike calendar in 2001

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo white The eni FIM Superbike World Championship is about to return to the Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari of Imola for what will be the fourth event of the 2014 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 02

Luke Chudleigh set for 2014 Formula Renault 2.0 ALPS

Canadian Racer’s European campaign starts with Imola debut

Luke Chudleigh Canada’s Luke Chudleigh returns to European race action this weekend, Friday 4th – Sunday 6th April, as the opening double-header round of the 2014 Formula Renault 2.0 ALPS Series kicks off at the Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari, near Imola, Italy. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 29

Chukanov extends championship lead & Gostner gains on Adamski

Torrential rain greeted the drivers for the final days racing for Ferrari Challenge Europe in Imola.

Ferrari Challenge - Daniele di Amato (R2)After this weekend’s races both championships remain wide open. The heaviest rain of the day fell as the Trofeo Pirelli cars took to the grid and the race started under the Safety Car as the conditions were far different from the bright sunshine in which qualifying was held.

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Sep 29

Chukanov takes championship lead and Baiz wins for Venezuela

“I am so happy for this race, I love Imola” – Baiz

shell race Ferrari ChallengeAfter the first days racing in Imola the fights in both championships were shaken up after two action packed Ferrari Challenge Europe races. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 28

Luigi Ferrara scores third straight Superstars pole for Mercedes, tops same-powered Liuzzi, Biagi

Schoffler-Kristoffersson (Audi) lead q1 in GTSprint, Kruglyk-Giammaria (Ferrari) take pole in q2

Superstars - Luigi FerraraIt was a very intense day for the Superstarsworld at Imola as both the Superstars and the GTSprint International series hit the track today for Practice and Qualifying.

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Sep 24

GTSprint International Series: Team Audi MTM to field Thomas Schöffler, Johan Kristoffersson at Imola

Swedish racer gets back to GTSprint aboard an Audi R8 LMS racecar

Superstars - Audi MTMWith just five days to go before Imola, the GTSprint International Series is featuring again some new additions as Teams and Drivers approach the penultimate round of the season.

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Sep 19

Superstarsworld: Mercedes completes positive test at Imola

Team-mates Thomas Biagi and Vitantonio Liuzzi went on-track to prepare their closing stint of the season

Superstars - Mercedes AMG Romeo FerrarisThe Superstarsworld is ready to go on-track for its final stint of the season starting next weekend (Sept. 28th and 29th) at Imola as with just four races to go the championship is still wide open. Mercedes, Audi and BMW are looking forward to fight for the crown and the round at the Santerno track will set the tone for what is expected to be a sensational finale next October at Vallelunga. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 15

Sports&You back in GTSprint from Imola , sets sights on exciting final stint of 2013

Paulo Ferreira and his squad are set to impress at Imola and Vallelunga

Superstars - Fontes - BarbosaWith just more than two weeks to go before the penultimate round of the 2013 GTSprint International Series, set for September 29th at Imola, the Sports&You team announced to have entered the round.

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Sep 11

Max Mugelli (BMW) looks forward to more podium glory at Imola

Team BMW Dinamic racer aims for positive 2013 finale

Superstars  - Donington - Max MugelliIn addition to the Superstars wins scored at Donington Park by Luigi Ferrara (Mercedes C63 AMG Coupé R.R.T.) and Gianni Morbidelli (Audi RS5 Audi Sport Italia), another top performance came from Max Mugelli, who made his way back to the podium in Race 2 driving a BMW M3 E92 for Team BMW Dinamic. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 04

Luigi Ferrara enjoys first 2013 Superstars win

Italian ace wants to do it all again on the R.R.T. Mercedes at Imola

Superstars - Luigi FerraraThe recent Superstars round at Donington Park delivered Luigi Ferrara plenty of satisfactions.

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Jul 06

Boycott could cost drivers F1 licenses – Ecclestone

“I can understand their position”

2013-06-06_0008F1 drivers risk losing their mandatory FIA super licenses if a boycott of this weekend’s German grand prix goes ahead. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 30

Sykes new Championship leader after Race 2 win

WSBK Round #7 at Imola, Race 2

WSBK - Tom SykesTom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) completed a fantastic double-win at Imola, his second in 2013, to become the new Championship leader.

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