One of two street-circuit races on the schedule
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Scotland’s Graham Carroll secured victory in the opening eRace of the Road to Vegas Challenge at Long Beach
After 42 incident-filled laps, Carroll – the winner of the prestigious Formula Ford Festival in 2015 – prevailed against 19 rivals, which included some of the world’s highest-ranked sim racers as well as numerous experienced real-world drivers.
It’s the longest running street race in the US, so naturally Long Beach has a wonderful history
For over 40 years the streets of Long Beach have reverberated to the sound of racing cars. From thunderous F5000s, to high-tech F1 and through multiple generations of IndyCar, the Long Beach Grand Prix has played host to them all.
The Formula-E series is back in Long Beach, California, one of the most iconic racing locations in the US for 40 years
Long Beach is a very particular place for Venturi’s Formula-E driver Mike Conway. The English champion won there in April 2014.”Long beach holds a lot of great memories, all from my IndyCar days” said Conway remembering his victory.
Mark Glendenning looks at the work that goes into to creating the oldest surviving street race in the US
There can’t be many endeavours in the sporting world more complicated than organising a street race. There’s the challenge of identifying and securing an appropriate venue, followed by navigating the relevant local authorities and the mountains of paperwork.
Fisichella and Kaffer finish second in GT-LeMans in Saturday’s IMSA race
A valiant fight on the streets of Long Beach saw the no. 62 Risi Competizione Ferrari 458 Italia earn its place on the IMSA United SportsCar Championship podium on Saturday afternoon. Roughy twenty-four hours later, Olivier Beretta drove the no. 61 R. Ferri Motorsports Ferrari 458 Italia to victory lane in Sunday’s Pirelli World Challenge race.
Through two races of the Verizon IndyCar Series season, Scott Dixon was off to his worst start since 2009.
It certainly was too early to be overly concerned, he said, following 15th- and 11th-place finishes. Maybe, but his results in eight previous starts in the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach — one top-five finish — wouldn’t necessarily pump up the three-time series champion’s confidence entering the 80-lap race.
The Long Beach circuit hosted the sixth ePrix of the FIA Formula E Championship season and the final round in the Americas.
In California, the drivers produced unprecedented performance levels in their Spark-Renault SRT01_E race cars, setting new benchmarks for pole position and the fastest race lap in the all-electric series.
More than 20,000 watch Brazilian become sixth different winner
Thirty five years on, the Brazilian national anthem was played again at Long Beach to celebrate a Piquet victory. This afternoon, Nelson Jr. took his first Formula E win in the same spot where his father scored his maiden Formula 1 victory.
China Racing unveils her new livery in the beautiful setting of Long Beach, following the title partnership with NEXTEV announced last week.
The livery reflects the multi-year NEXTEV partnership and commitment displaying the NEXTEV colors and logo. The livery has a hi-tech, “clean” but striking appearance, which projects NEXTEV´s mission, strategy and goals for the future. NEXTEV TCR has successfully applied to the FIA as Formula E car constructor as announced by the FIA in February.