Tag Archive: Misano

Jun 16

Rimini WorldSBK Day 1 – Rea fastest on opening day at Misano 

World Champion tops the Friday timesheets in FP2 session 

Rimini WorldSBK Day 1 - Rea fastest on opening day at Misano The first day’s action at the Pirelli Riviera Di Rimini Round concluded with the World Champion Jonathan Rea (Kawasaki Racing Team) in familiar territory at the top of the combined practice timesheets. The Northern Irishman set down a 1’34.901 marker in the afternoon FP2 session, putting him just 0.03s ahead of the day’s second fastest rider Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team), with Marco Melandri (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati) third best. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 12

STIHL to support WorldSBK in Misano

Following the great success of partnership at the Motul Italian Round in May

STIHL to support WorldSBK in MisanoAs the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship heads to San Marino for the Rimini Round of the series, STIHL and Dorna WSBK Organization are delighted to announce their collaboration. STIHL will provide Italian fans with firsthand experience of their large array of products, matching the exhilarating entertainment taking place on track. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 12

Rimini ready for WorldSBK action

Misano Preview – Sun, surf and an Italian century?

Rimini ready for WorldSBK actionAs the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship reaches the half way point of the season, tensions are as hot as ever. Pushing their rivals to the limit, the heat is on as the battle for the title intensifies.

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May 31

Blancpain GT Series: Kevin Ceccon is ready for Zolder call

This time, the challenge is going to be in the fascinating Zolder track

Blancpain GT Series Kevin Ceccon is ready for Zolder callAfter Misano and Brands Hatch rounds, Kevin Ceccon is ready to contest the third week-end in the Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 31

Blancpain GT Series: GRT Grasser Racing aiming for a podium at Misano

Grasser Racing Team will be present with two cars as it will be at all the Blancpain-GT-Series races

Blancpain GT Series GRT Grasser Racing aiming for a podium at MisanoThe first big championship challenge of the 2017 season is waiting for the Austrian Grasser Racing Team this weekend at Misano/Italy. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 27

Bumper entry list confirmed for 2017 Blancpain GT Sports Club opener at Misano

SRO Motorsports Group’s Bronze-only drivers series returns for its third campaign

26 entries have been confirmed for the opening round of the 2017 Blancpain GT Sports Club at Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli in Italy on April 1-2. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 26

Buhk and Baumann commence their title defence in Misano

The 2017 Blancpain GT Series kicks off next weekend, at the Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli

The first Sprint meeting of the season will have 34 cars on the starting grid, representing seven prestigious manufacturers.

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Sep 23

Pedrosa on top as Repsol Honda plant their flag at MotorLand

Gran Premio Movistar de Aragón

MotoGP - Dani Pedrosa Misano winner stakes his claim on home turf to top Friday’s timesheets from teammate Marquez. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 11

Magic 8: Untouchable Pedrosa stuns in Misano

GP TIM di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini

MotoGP - Dani Pedrosa Repsol Honda rider becomes eighth different winner in 2016 after an unbelievable charge through the field.  History can be an easy thing to remake when the cards fall right.

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Sep 10

The ‘Spartan’ strikes back: Lorenzo stakes his claim on Misano

GP TIM di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini

MotoGP - Valentino Rossi Record-breaking pole position plants Lorenzo’s flag on the Riviera di Rimini.  Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Jorge Lorenzo took a record-breaking pole position at Misano World Circuit, beating his own pole lap from 2015 and putting in the first ever 1:31 lap of the Adriatic venue. Teammate Valentino Rossi took P2 on home turf, with a last dash from Silverstone winner Maverick Viñales (Team Suzuki Ecstar) enough to lock out the front row. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 09

Franco Uncini becomes a MotoGP Legend

Franco Uncini inducted into the FIM MotoGP™ World Championship Hall of Fame at Misano

Franco Uncini becomes a MotoGP Legend 1982 500 world champion Franco Uncini has been inducted into the World Championship Hall of Fame at the Gran Premio TIM di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini, with Carmelo Ezpeleta, CEO of Dorna Sports, leading the ceremony at Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli on Friday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 08

Misano to remain on the MotoGP calendar until at least 2020

Classic Riviera di Rimini venue signs new agreement to host MotoGP™ for a minimum of another 4 years 

Misano to remain on the MotoGP calendar until at least 2020 The promoters of the Gran Premio di San Marino e della Riviera di Rimini and Dorna Sports are delighted to announce the future of the MotoGP™ event held at Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli, as a new agreement sees the event set to stay on the MotoGP™ calendar until at least 2020. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 20

Misano Test: Sykes under race lap record in one day test on the Riviera di Rimini

Rapid times, new tyres and hope for improvement

Reigning Champion Rea in his office - Misano branch Following Jonathan Rea’s double victory at Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli in Round 8, the majority of the WorldSBK field was back in action on Monday for eight hours of Official Testing.

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Apr 10

Vanthoor and Vervisch give Audi first win of the season

Blancpain GT Series – Misano – Round 1 – Main Race

Vanthoor and Vervisch give Audi first win of the season A faultless drive in the main race of the opening round of 2016’s Blancpain GT Series gave Audi pairing Laurens Vanthoor and Frederic Vervisch victory at Misano World Circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 10

Cordoni wins Blancpain GT Sports Club’s Main Race at Misano

Perazzini scores second Iron Cup victory of the weekend

Cordoni wins Blancpain GT Sports Club’s Main Race at Misano as Perazzini scores second Iron Cup victory of the weekend Mario Cordoni made it five Blancpain GT Sports Club victories in his last six starts this morning after fighting through from fourth on the grid to beat Saturday’s Qualifying Race winner Nicolas Misslin at Misano. Iron Cup victor Pierguiseppe Perazzini again underlined his pace by completing the overall podium. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 09

Mislin wins Blancpain GT Sports Club Qualifying Race as Perazzini equals Iron Cup record at Misano

However, he was chased all the way by Pier Guiseppe Perazzini

Nicolas Mislin overcame greasy track conditions to win the Qualifying Race at the opening round of this season’s Blancpain GT Sports Club campaign in Misano earlier this evening.

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Apr 01

Record entry assembled for Blancpain GT Sports Club opener at Misano

Blancpain GT Sports Club – Round 1 – Misano

Blancpain GT Sports Club logo The Blancpain GT Sports Club returns for its second season at the Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli in Italy next weekend (April 9/10) with a 25-car grid featuring a host of fresh faces and returning drivers.

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Mar 31

Immense 40-car entry list for Misano round of Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup

A new record for the fastest GT3 series on the planet

No fewer than 40 powerful GT3 cars will take part in the opening round of the 2016 Blancpain GT Series, the sprint event at the Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 30

Pirelli announced as Event Main Sponsor for MotorLand, Misano and Lausitzring

Pirelli are Event Main Sponsor for Aragón, Riviera di Rimini and German Rounds

WSBK - Pirelli announced as Event Main Sponsor for MotorLand, Misano and Lausitzring Championship tyre supplier furthers dedication to WorldSBK at MotorLand, Misano and Lausitzring. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 09

2016 Blancpain GT Series reaches new heights

Record-breaking 38 cars for the opening round of the Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup in Misano

2016 Blancpain GT Series reaches new heights  Mercedes-Benz 2016’s Blancpain GT Series is shaping up to be the most competitive season in the championship’s history. With more cars than ever before competing in all 10 rounds of the campaign, the strongest grid in the history of the Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup and further confirmation of the Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup’s prestige, the world’s biggest GT series just got bigger! Read the rest of this entry »

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