Tag Archive: Jerez

Oct 31

Formula V8 3.5 series: World Series Festival, a spectacular racing show!

It has been a sensational weekend at Jerez for the eight and penultimate round of the 2016 Formula V8 3.5 series

World Series Festival, a spectacular racing show!After the incredibly successful opener at Motorland Aragón, with 51.000 fans on-track, Jerez provided another massive turnout, with more than 36.500 people crowding the grandstands and the pit-lane.

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Oct 31

Formula V8 3.5 series: Egor Orudzhev (Arden Motorsport) seals fourth 2016 win

The Russian took the lead at the start passing Louis Delétraz (Fortec Motorsports)

Egor Orudzhev (Arden Motorsport) seals fourth 2016 winEgor Orudzhev (Arden Motorsport) cruised to his fourth win of the 2016 Formula V8 3.5 season by prevailing in race 2 at Jerez in the penultimate round of the series in front of 36500 spectators.

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Oct 30

Formula V8 3.5 series: Louis Delétraz (Fortec Motorsports) takes pole for Jerez race 2

Louis Delétraz (Fortec Motorsports) brought home his second pole position of the year in qualifying 2 of the Formula V8 3.5 series at Jerez

Louis Delétraz (Fortec Motorsports) takes pole for Jerez race 2The young Swissman completed a late flying lap of 1:26.943 which also stands as the quickest mark set so far this weekend. Delétraz continues in his hunt for the championship lead and will be joined on the front row by fellow rookie and Renault Sport Academy driver Jack Aitken (RP Motorsport) who ended up just 0.003s adrift. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 30

Formula V8 3.5 series: Matevos Isaakyan (SMP Racing) scores maiden Formula V8 3.5 victory

Matevos Isaakyan (SMP Racing) sailed to his maiden Formula V8 3.5 win today in race 1 at Jerez in front of thousands specators

Matevos Isaakyan (SMP Racing) scores maiden Formula V8 3.5 victoryThe Russian driver inherited the point on lap 19 when the leading car of team-mate Matthieu Vaxiviere lost the braking point at the chicane and was forced to yield. Isaakyan, who was also the best rookie of the day, crossed the line in front of fellow SMP Racing-supported driver Egor Orudzhev (Arden Motorsport) and by Vaxiviere.

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Oct 29

Formula V8 3.5 series: Jack Aitken (RP Motorsport) secures debut pole at Jerez

Jack Aitken continued in a stunning Formula V8 3.5 championship debut today at Jerez

Jack Aitken (RP Motorsport) secures debut pole at JerezThe British racer, who is part of the Renault Sport Academy, cruised to pole at his first race in the series and also handed RP Motorsport their maiden pole after leading yesterday’s Collective Test 2. Aitken set a personal fastest laptime of 1:26.978 to top fellow rookie for 2016 Matevos Isaakyan (SMP Racing). The Russian, who was back in contention after missing Monza, found the right pace straight away. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 28

Formula V8 3.5 series: Terrific exhibitions in Sevilla and Jerez

The World Series Festival shined in the towns of Sevilla and Jerez with two great road exhibitions

avjerez_alt-41The Mexican driver, Alfonso Celis JR, and his team in the Formula V8 3.5, AVF, and the authorities of both cities, made it happen! The AVF Formula V8 3.5 car and the F1 development driver Alfonso Celis Jr starred the show in front of thousands of visitors of one of the most popular monuments in Sevilla, the Plaza de España.

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Oct 22

Formula V8 3.5 series: Dillman under the threat

Tom Dillmann is forced to face the next two races in Jerez differently from what he had imagined

DILLMAN UNDER THE THREATThe Frenchman will land in Jerez in the lead, but his situation has dramatically changed, and now he will go from a mere administrator of his own advantage to “defend” his leadership. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 17

Official WorldSBK Test: Lap Record Pace As Teams Test 2017 Parts

Scorching times as WorldSBK looks to new season

Pata Yamaha putting in important laps towards 2017 Following the two exhilarating World Superbike races in Jerez over the weekend, the majority of teams stayed on for Monday’s post-race test. With sunshine beating down, the test ran for eight hours between 10am and 6pm. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 17

Formula V8 3.5 series: Jack Aitken in RP Motorsport deal for final Formula V8 3.5 Races

Jack Aitken joins RP Motorsport for the back-toback Formula V8 3.5 final races in Jerez and Barcelona

JACK AITKEN IN RP MOTORSPORT DEAL FOR FINAL FORMULA V8 3.5 RACESThe Renault Sport Academy young gun will rejoin the Italian squad with whom he has completed some EuroFormula Open races this year. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 16

WSBK: A Celebration of Champions at Jerez

Prize Giving Show – 2016 Winners are celebrated in Jerez

FIM Superstock 1000 Cup, FIM Europe Supersport Cup,  FIM Europe 'WILSport European Junior Cup, powered by Honda' and FIM Europe Your 2016 Winners of the FIM Superstock 1000 Cup, FIM Europe Supersport Cup,  FIM Europe ‘WILSport European Junior Cup, powered by Honda’ and FIM Europe ‘Women’s European Cup’. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 13

WorldSBK get an authentic taste of Jerez

Riders experience authentic Andalusia

WorldSBK get an authentic taste of Jerez The stars of WorldSBK have arrived in the sunny south of Spain for Round 12 of the 2016 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship.

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Oct 12

Your ‘Insider’ Guide to #JerezWorldSBK

Jerez On and Off Track – Everything happening on and around the Circuito de Jerez

Circuito de Jerez The 2016 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship heads to the heart of Andalusia for the long awaited Gaerne Spanish Round at the Circuito de Jerez on the 14th to 16th of October.

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Apr 25

Intense day of testing sees times drop in Jerez

Official MotoGP Test

MotoGP - Intense day of testing sees times drop in Jerez A busy day of testing as a number of teams brought new parts and Michelin debuted three new front tyres. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 22

Lorenzo leads Spanish challenge in Free Practice 1

For the first time in 2016, the MotoGP™ World Championship went out for practice on European soil.

Lorenzo leads Spanish challenge in Free Practice 1Back to the familiar setting of Jerez, Jorge Lorenzo showed that recent news is of no distraction as he topped FP1 from Barbera and Rossi. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 31

Norman Nato ends GP2 Day 3 on top

Racing Engineering ace quickest in final day at Jerez de la Frontera

GP2 - Norman Nato (Racing Engineering) Frenchman Norman Nato concluded this week’s second pre-season testing at the top of the timesheets: he lapped the Spanish track in a 1:24.518 ahead of Arthur Pic and Nobuharu Matsushita. Rapax driver Pic was quickest in the afternoon session.

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Mar 30

Jordan King ends on top on GP2 Day 2

Racing Engineering driver quickest in morning session at Jerez de la Frontera

 
GP2 - Jordan King (Racing Engineering)It has been a fruitful day for Briton Jordan King who set the best laptime in a 1:24.449 in the morning session – one tenth quicker than rookie Antonio Giovinazzi and Nobuharu Matsushita. In the afternoon, Rapax Gustav Malja was quickest.

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Mar 29

Norman Nato tops Day 1 session at Jerez

Racing Engineering man leads the way in second GP2 pre-season test
GP2 - Norman Nato (Racing Engineering) The GP2 Series field is back on track this week for the second 2016 pre-season test session at Circuito de Jerez, Spain. The paddock was greeted by blue skies but cold temperatures. When the pitlane turned green, it was Alex Lynn who fed onto the track first but he was closely followed by his teammate Nicholas Latifi and the rest of the pack.

Mar 29

The final test session for Racing Engineering before the opening race of the 2016 GP2 season

The 2016 season will be as competitive as ever

The final test session for Racing Engineering before the opening race of the 2016 GP2 season Today sees the first day of three days of testing at the Spanish circuit of Jerez and Racing Engineering and its two drivers, Frenchman Norman Nato and Briton Jordan King will be using the time to finalise their basic set-up for their cars and to practice race simulations in preparation for another very competitive GP2 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 04

Axel Pons and Romano Fenati led the way as their first official test of the year finishes in Jerez, times tight in both classes

Moto2 and Moto3 riders fly at Jerez test

Moto2 and Moto3 riders fly at Jerez test Heavy fog during the morning session on Friday saw only Efren Vazquez (JPMoto Malaysia) venture out on track, the Spanish rider not setting a lap time. The second session saw the sun return, Moto2™ riders able to continue their testing work.

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Feb 23

First 2016 test for KTM RC16

The KTM test team including Mika Kallio, Alex Hofmann and Randy De Puniet spent several days in Jerez with the RC16 machine

First 2016 test for KTM RC16Thursday and Friday saw the two main test riders, Mika Kallio and Alex Hofmann, test the KTM RC16 on a very wet track at the popular Spanish circuit in Southern Spain. On the third test day Randy de Puniet changed places to ride Hofmann’s bike and in the afternoon experienced his first laps on the KTM MotoGP™ motorcycle when the track was finally completely dry. Read the rest of this entry »

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