Tag Archive: Jerez

May 04

Spanish MotoGP debrief with Shinji Aoki

“Jerez is a circuit that requires high levels of stability and feel from the front of the bike”

MotoGP - Start of the 2015 Spanish Grand Prix at Circuito de Jerez Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Jorge Lorenzo was in peerless form throughout the Spanish Grand Prix race weekend, culminating in a masterful race victory ahead of Repsol Honda Team’s Marc Marquez and Yamaha stablemate Valentino Rossi who finished in second and third place respectively. Read the rest of this entry »

May 03

Lorenzo annihilates Jerez circuit record in dominant Spanish Grand Prix victory

Round 4: Spanish MotoGP™- Race

MotoGP - Jorge Lorenzo - Movistar Yamaha MotoGP - Spanish MotoGP race winner Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Jorge Lorenzo underlined his dominance this weekend at Jerez by speeding to victory at the Spanish Grand Prix, setting a new Circuit Record Lap time on his way to the chequered flag. Read the rest of this entry »

May 02

New Jerez lap record lands Lorenzo on pole for the Spanish Grand Prix

Round 4: Spanish MotoGP™ – Qualifying

MotoGP - Jorge Lorenzo - Movistar Yamaha MotoGP - Spanish MotoGP QP2 A brilliant effort in Qualifying Practice 2 saw Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Jorge Lorenzo set a new Circuit Best Lap record at Jerez to claim pole position for tomorrow’s Spanish Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

May 01

Lorenzo leads the way in sizzling Friday MotoGP™ practice at Jerez

Round 4: Spanish MotoGP™ – Free Practice One & Two

MotoGP - Jorge Lorenzo - Movistar Yamaha MotoGP - Spanish MotoGP FP2Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Jorge Lorenzo was quickest in both sessions on the opening day of the Spanish Grand Prix at Jerez, the two-time MotoGP™ champion going quicker than his own Circuit Record Lap time in the process. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 28

Bridgestone MotoGP Jerez preview

Round 4 preview, Spain

MotoGP logoMotoGP™ returns to its spiritual homeland of Europe as round four of the world championship takes place at Spain’s iconic Jerez circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 09

Campos Racing to start off in style in Jerez

Campos Racing starts a new racing venture in the Euroformula Open next weekend

Tereschenko, Baptista and Menchaca will be joined by Kuwait´s Ahmad Al Ghanem, who will drive a fourth Campos Racing-entered car. Ambitious goals for the Spanish outfit this season. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 01

DAMS is delighted that Carlos Sainz its 2014 champion is already hitting the headlines in Formula 1 with Toro Rosso

DAMS is ready to take up new challenges!

Formula Renault 3.5 - Dams However, all the French team’s attention is now firmly concentrated on the new Formula Renault 3.5 season. After testing at Jerez (5-6 March) and Motorland Aragon (30-31 March) it’s time to take stock of the situation and the season’s prospects. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 17

Moto2™ & Moto3™ field return to Jerez for final test

The Moto2™ and Moto3™ teams and riders return to Jerez for their final preseason test of the 2015 season.

Action returns to the Jerez circuit less than a month since the previous test at the same circuit for the two supporting classes in the MotoGP™ World Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 22

Scuderia Ferrari Barcelona Test, Day Four

Testing at the Montmelò circuit

2015-02-22 - Scuderia Ferrari - Barcelona - Sebastian VettelFirst of all, I’d like to wish Fernando a quick recovery. Luckily, we have already received some good news, so I hope he we’ll be back in top form at next week’s test. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 21

Scuderia Ferrari Barcelona Test, Day Three

Testing at the Montmelò circuit

2015-02-21 - Scuderia Ferrari - Barcelona - Sebastian Vettel This morning I was sleeping a bit and, coming out of the pits on cold tyres, I spun. The least I could do was help the guys clean all the gravel out of the car! Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 20

Scuderia Ferrari Barcelona Test, Day Two

Testing at the Montmelò circuit

2015-02-03 - Scuderia Ferrari - Jerez - Kimi Raikkonen (1)Today was not ideal, we had some small issues which prevented us from running as much as we wanted, but still we managed to do other stuff, try things and learn. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 19

Scuderia Ferrari Barcelona Test, Day One

It’s not that different from Jerez

Sebastian Vettel - Ferrari - photo Getty ImagesOverall we are content with the day, happy because the work we’ve been doing in learning how the car responds to set-up changes was very satisfactory, less happy with the laps count for the day

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Feb 04

Scuderia Ferrari Jerez Test, Day Four

“Over the winter, we have made a good step forward and this car is definitely an improvement over the 2014 one” – Kimi Raikkonen

2015-02-04 - Scuderia Ferrari - Jerez - Kimi RaikkonenWhen you bring a new car to the track, you’re always excited and worried and that is mixed with a profound hope that all the hard work of so many people will be rewarded with performance. If one makes a comparison to last year, these past few days of testing have produced encouraging signs.  Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 04

Sauber F1 Team Jerez Test, Day Four

On the fourth and final day of testing in Jerez de la Frontera Marcus Ericsson was driving the Sauber C34.

2015-02-02 - Sauber F1 Team - Jerez - Marcus Ericsson 04In the morning the track was still damp, therefore running was limited. Later the track dried out, and the conditions were very good. Marcus completed 112 laps, mainly concentrating on aero scans and race preparation.

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Feb 04

Infiniti Red Bull Racing Jerez Test, Day Four

“We had an issue this morning but we managed to overcome that and we had a clean run in the afternoon”
2015-02-02 - Infiniti Red Bull Racing - Jerez - Daniil Kvyat (9)Following a slow start this morning at the Circuito de Jerez, Daniil Kvyat brought the fourth and final day of Infiniti Red Bull Racing’s first pre-season test to a close by posting a solid 64 laps.

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Feb 04

Williams Martini Racing Jerez Test, Day Four

Williams Martini Racing will return to the track for the second test in Barcelona beginning on 18 February.
2015-02-03 - Williams Martini Racing - Jerez - Valtteri Bottas 02Today was another trouble-free day and so we completed our programme for the week. The FW37 once again proved how reliable it was with an error free day.

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Feb 04

Mercedes AMG Petronas Jerez Test, Day Four

Lewis wraps up opening pre-season test with solid mileage haul in Spain

2015-02-02 - Mercedes AMG Petronas - Jerez - Lewis Hamilton (4)Mercedes AMG Petronas concluded the opening test of the 2015 season today at the Circuito de Jerez, with Lewis Hamilton at the wheel of the F1 W06 Hybrid. Lewis’ best time of 1:22.172 from 117 laps put him third on the time sheets.

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Feb 04

Scuderia Toro Rosso Jerez Test, Day Four

 

 

The last day of the first pre-season test session was another productive one for Scuderia Toro Rosso.

2015-01-31 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - STR10 Launch Max Verstappen (11)Max Verstappen had his second day at the wheel and now the team gets a few days to crunch all the numbers from the data gathered, before returning to the track at the Circuit de Barcelona Catalunya on Thursday 19th February.

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Feb 04

McLaren-Honda Jerez Test, Day Four

Jerez test report – day four

2015-02-02 - McLaren Honda - Jerez - Jenson Button 06Despite a number of frustrating issues, the team still managed a number of long runs today, and was able to incorporate a compressed programme of aerodynamic testing into the day. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 04

Lotus F1 Team 2015 Jerez Test, Day Four

Good feeling

2015-02-04 - Lotus F1 Team - Jerez - Romain Grosjean 03Lotus F1 Team concluded its first pre-season test at the Circuito de Jerez with Romain Grosjean getting his first taste of the E23 Hybrid.

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