Tag Archive: Johannesburg

Feb 15

Shell showcases Scuderia Ferrari at Johannesburg Street Circuit demonstration

Marc Gené took to the specially designed temporary track

2013-05-17 - Scuderia Ferrari - Marc Gené 2 Today South Africa became the focal point of the international motorsport world when Shell brought Scuderia Ferrari to Johannesburg for a Ferrari Formula One™ street demonstration as part of the Shell V-Power Nitro+ Festival. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 03

Shell to showcase a Scuderia Ferrari car at Johannesburg Street Circuit demonstration

Marc Gené will take part in the street demonstration

Shell logoTo celebrate the launch of Shell V-Power Nitro+ Shell South Africa will present Scuderia Ferrari test driver Marc Gené at the Shell V-Power Nitro+ Festival on 15 February, starting at 09:00.  Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 03

Cape Town GP plans still alive – report

Moves are still afoot to return Africa to the formula one calendar.

Cape Town Grand Prix logoCape TownIn July, as South Africa hosted the football World Cup, F1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone said there are plans for the construction of a new grand prix circuit in Cape Town. Read the rest of this entry »

May 14

HANNspree FIM Superbike World Championship: Kyalami Round 6 media event‏ (+photos)

FIFA World Cup Final venue welcomes World Superbike riders

WSBK - sbk ridersThe Soccer City Stadium, near Johannesburg in South Africa, was the host venue for sportsmen other than football players today, as many of the Hannspree Superbike World Championship regulars visited the all-new stadium to launch this weekend’s sixth round of the championship to local and global media. Read the rest of this entry »

May 12

Steinmetz Diamonds creates special edition steering wheels for Jenson and Lewis in Monaco

The steering wheels customised by Steinmetz master craftsmen using beautifully cut Steinmetz white diamonds

2010-05-08 - Vodafone McLaren Mercedes - Jenson Button 2Vodafone McLaren Mercedes team-mates Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton will race at this weekend’s Monaco Grand Prix with individually crafted Steinmetz diamond crests on the steering wheels of their Formula 1 cars. The diamond crests will celebrate the world championship success of Jenson (in 2009) and Lewis (2008), as the two Vodafone McLaren Mercedes drivers race around the twisting streets of Monte-Carlo, the most prestigious and glamorous race on the Formula 1 world championship calendar. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 14

The Renault F1 Team Roadshow gears up for 2010

The Renault F1 Roadshow is back for 2010!

2010-03-27 - Renault F1 Team - Robert Kubica 02If you’re an F1 fan who enjoys seeing the world’s fastest cars up close and personal, experiencing the thrill of an F1 car being put through its paces and getting the opportunity to come within touching distance of the machine and its drivers, then here’s some good news for you: the Renault F1 Roadshow is back for 2010! Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 14

Plans harden for South Africa GP return

Moves to bring South Africa back to the formula one calendar have taken a major step forwards

Last Friday, the newly-formed company Gauteng Motor Sport Company (GMSC) made public its ambition to organise a grand prix near the South African province’s capital Johannesburg. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 01

The ING Renault F1 Team thrills 100,000 fans on the streets of Sao Paulo

A rare chance for fans that follow the sport to see and hear an F1 up close

After Johannesburg, Kiev, Lisbon and most recently New Delhi, the ING Renault F1 Team visited Sao Paulo, Brazil at the weekend to demonstrate its cars in the final Roadshow of the team’s 2008 programme.

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Sep 04

The ING Renault F1 Team on the streets of Kiev in Ukraine

An unforgettable event

paddock 9B6167As part of its Roadshow programme, the ING Renault F1 Team is preparing to offer a unique demonstration on the streets of Kiev on the 21st of September: a first for the team in Ukraine.

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Jul 28

The ING Renault F1 Team on the streets of Johannesburg in partnership with the Gauteng Provincial Government

To promote Gauteng as an investment and tourism

15694_Renault R28The ING Renault F1 Team staged a special demonstration today on the streets of Johannesburg in partnership with the Gauteng Provincial Government.

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