Tag Archive: London

May 26

Formula E brings fans closer to their heroes than ever before

Get the chance to race against your favourite Formula E drivers

http://fiaformulae.com/media/302275/spacesuit-media-marta-rovatti-studihrad-formula-e-berlin-2016-hr-_mgr5211.jpgHave you ever wondered if you’re as quick as a professional racing driver? Well now’s your opportunity to put your skills to the test to earn the chance to race wheel-to-wheel against your favourite Formula E drivers in London. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 30

Formula E among the list of winners at the BT Sport Industry Awards

Formula E receive the Cutting Edge Sport Award

http://fiaformulae.com/media/301826/_w2q1808-1.jpgThe FIA Formula E Championship, the world’s first fully-electric racing series, took home the Cutting Edge Sport Award at the BT Sport Industry Awards in London last night. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 14

WEC: An Aston Martin Vantage takes flight in London (+video)

The publicity event follows in the footsteps of the Ford GT

The Aston Martin Vantage took a bird’s eye view of London this week when team sponsor Mount Anvil perched the #95 car on the roof of the Dollar Bay tower in the Canary Wharf business district. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 11

WEC: A Ford GT in the streets of London!

Six is the number of drivers who will take the start at the 6 Hours of Silverstone on April 17th

If you live in London or are spending time in the British capital, you are lucky enough to have the opportunity to see a Ford GT driving downtown on a route that replicates the layout of Silverstone, site of the first round of the 2016 World Endurance Championship (WEC) season next weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 29

WEC: Presentation for the 6 Hours of Silverstone in London on March 23rd

Which site in the heart of London will host the stars of the WEC?

Every year, the World Endurance Championship (WEC) selects a famous London location to present the 6 Hours of Silverstone – opening round of the season since 2013 – which will take place on April 17, 2016. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 31

London Grand Prix idea raised – again

Impending government proposals have resurrected dreams of an F1 race on the streets of the English capital…

London Grand Prix idea raised – againThe prospect of an F1 race taking place on the streets – or, more specifically, in the parks – of London has surfaced once again as the sport’s off-season downtime allows for daydreaming. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 10

Honours for Porsche and Audi awarded by the BRDC

We are deep in the middle of prize-giving and awards season, and that of the British Racing Drivers’ Club was held on Monday in London

Owners of the Silverstone Circuit in the UK, the Club was founded in 1928 and has been recognising excellence in British and Commonwealth motorsport since that time. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 21

Sebastian Vettel crowned Champion of Champions in London

Following Team England 1’s triumph in last night’s ROC Nations Cup

2015-11-21 Four-time Formula 1 world champion Sebastian Vettel put in a stunning performance to eclipse 19 fellow stars of motor sport and win the Race Of Champions for the first time on a thrilling afternoon of action at London’s former Olympic Stadium.

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Nov 20

Team England 1’s Priaulx and Plato win ROC Nations Cup at home in London

Legends from the world’s biggest motor sport series teamed up in pairs to battle for national and regional pride

2015-11-20_0068 Team England 1’s Andy Priaulx and Jason Plato are celebrating after they took a stunning victory in the 2015 ROC Nations Cup in front of their home fans at London’s former Olympic Stadium.

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Nov 20

COUNTDOWN TO ROC 2015: Race Of Champions in numbers

ROC 2015 in London will be the 27th annual end-of-season Race Of Champions since its first event in Paris in 1988

Race Of Champions logo London’s former Olympic Stadium is the 12th venue to host the Race Of Champions, following a range of prestigious venues all over the world – including Beijing’s ‘Bird’s Nest’ Olympic Stadium, Bangkok’s National Stadium, London’s Wembley Stadium, Bushy Park Barbados and the Stade de France in Paris.

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Nov 19

Motor sport legends prepare for this week’s Race Of Champions

The ROC 2015 field features no less than six current F1 drivers

ROC - Motor sport legends prepare for this week's Race Of Champions Many of the world’s greatest drivers put in their first laps of London’s former Olympic Stadium today ahead of this weekend’s Race Of Champions.

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Nov 19

Olympic legend Sir Chris Hoy to replace injured MotoGP champion Jorge Lorenzo

Lorenzo suffered second degree burns to his leg as he celebrated winning his third MotoGP World Championship

Race Of Champions logo Six-time Olympic cycling gold medallist Sir Chris Hoy will have the chance to show off his skills on four wheels tomorrow evening after he was drafted in to replace Jorge Lorenzo in the ROC Nations Cup at London’s former Olympic Stadium. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 19

Where to watch ROC 2015 on TV around the world

Broadcasters showing ROC 2015 live

Where to watch ROC 2015 on TV around the world The 2015 Race Of Champions is coming to London on Friday and Saturday – and television coverage will be available via a range of outlets all over the world, so no one should miss out on any of the action from London’s former Olympic Stadium. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 18

Driving legends to compete in karts after Saturday’s Race Of Champions

The karts join a stunning line-up of machinery including the Mercedes-AMG GT S, Ariel Atom Cup and Radical SR3 RSX

Race Of Champions logo Crowds at London’s former Olympic Stadium are in for a special treat this weekend as the assembled driving legends take to the track for a kart race following Saturday’s individual Race Of Champions. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 18

FMX4Ever riders to perform at this week’s Race Of Champions in London

FMX4Ever has a diverse team from all over the world

FMX4Ever riders to perform at this week’s Race Of Champions in London There will be high octane action and adrenaline both on and off track at this week’s Race Of Champions in London as the FMX4Ever motocross team bring their latest show to the former Olympic Stadium on November 20-21. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 17

Stars ready for the Race Of Champions in London this weekend

The Race Of Champions is an annual end-of-season contest which has been running for over 25 years

Race Of Champions logo The draw for the Race Of Champions at London’s former Olympic Stadium this weekend (Friday 20 November and Saturday 21 November) has thrown up some mouth-watering matches as some of the world’s greatest drivers bid for the title of ‘Champion of Champions’. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 17

Race Of Champions launches brand new Olympic cycling-style pursuit format

Race Of Champions is to adopt a brand new race format at this week’s event

Race Of Champions launches brand new Olympic cycling-style pursuit format The Race Of Champions is celebrating its visit to London’s former Olympic Stadium on November 20-21 by launching a brand new racing concept. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 16

Famous faces take to four wheels at this week’s Race Of Champions

20 of the world’s greatest drivers compete for the evening’s showpiece ROC Nations Cup

Race Of Champions logo A host of celebrities will take to the track at London’s former Olympic Stadium on the evening of Friday 20 November to show off their skills in a unique driving challenge at the 2015 Race Of Champions. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 13

WTCC Champions Priaulx and López complete record field for ROC London

Three-time WTCC champion Priaulx will partner fellow Touring Car great Jason Plato

 José Maria ‘Pechito’ López celebrates his WTCC title

Next week’s Race Of Champions at London’s former Olympic Stadium will feature a record 20 drivers after today’s addition of two of the greatest drivers in Touring Car history: Guernseyman Andy Priaulx and Argentina’s José Maria ‘Pechito’ López. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 12

Stunt legend Terry Grant bids for new world record next week at ROC London

Grant holds over 20 driving world records

Terry Grant in action in Barbados

Fans of action, adrenaline, smoking tyres and outrageous stunts are in for a treat as legendary stunt driver Terry Grant heads to the Race Of Champions at London’s former Olympic Stadium later this month. Read the rest of this entry »

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