Tag Archive: Monaco

Jun 16

F1 European GP: Baku City Circuit prepares for F1 (+photos)

The first F1 event to be held in Azerbaijan

With teams unsure whether to run a Monza or Monaco-spec on their cars, the Baku City Circuit looks set to represent a major challenge for drivers this weekend.

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Jun 09

Rosberg hopes bad luck is all used up

“Montreal is an unusual circuit…the track is far more aggressive on tyres than Monaco”
Nico Rosberg insists that he always expected to have a race or two where the Mercedes misfortune switched to his side of the garage, but hopes that his seventh place in the Monaco Grand Prix is the nadir of his season. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 07

Wolff: No breathing space due to threatening Red Bull

“There remains room for improvement in our reliability”
Toto Wolff says Mercedes left Monaco having seen ‘the very real threat from Red Bull’ and feels with previous mistakes still fresh in the memory his team has no room for further error heading to Canada.
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Jun 02

Arrivabene refuses to rule out Ferrari title charge

“I think this championship is going to be quite interesting”
Maurizio Arrivabene has refuted calls of ruling out a Ferrari F1 world title charge after the team’s disappointing results in Monaco and points to the team’s success having grabbed a rostrum result in all the opening six races. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 01

Tales from the paddock: Formula 1, DTM and AMG Customer Sports

Successful weekend for Mercedes-AMG: Comfortable wins in motor racing classics in Monaco and at Nürburgring

2016-06-01 Speed & Style Racing performance with Lewis Hamilton at the „„Cigarette Racing 50 Marauder AMG Monaco Concept“, M Every year, the Monaco Grand Prix attracts people from the world of sport and entertainment. They all want to get a look behind the scenes and see the cars up close. Read the rest of this entry »

May 30

Post-Monaco Q&A with Sebastien Viger: “Norman is a quick and intelligent driver.”

Sebastien Viger, Racing Engineering’s Technical Director, looks back at the Monaco weekend

Racing Engineering logo Sebastien, before talking about GP2, yesterday Racing Engineering’s 2015 GP2 runner up Alexander Rossi won the legendary Indy 500. What does this mean for Racing Engineering? Read the rest of this entry »

May 27

Ricciardo sets sights on ‘feel good’ Monaco win

“If you could pick your wins on the calendar, Monaco is probably on top of the list”
Daniel Ricciardo knows that there is one race win on the F1 calendar that every driver wants to add to his CV it is Monaco and, after the frustration of missing out in Spain two weeks ago, he is resetting his sights on the Principality.
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May 26

Sirotkin tops free practice in Monte Carlo

ART Grand Prix ace quickest in incident-filled session

GP2 - Sergey Sirotkin (ART Grand Prix) Russian ace Sergey Sirotkin set the best laptime in today’s free practice at Monte Carlo with a 1:20.361 in an eventful session. Barcelona race winners Norman Nato and Alex Lynn completed the top three – one tenth slower than Sirotkin. Read the rest of this entry »

May 26

Podium hopes for MOMO Megatron Team Partrax at Monaco

MOMO Megatron Team Partrax is hoping for a strong weekend in the 2016 Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup at Monaco

Podium hopes for MOMO Megatron Team Partrax at Monaco The race there is considered as the highlight of the season due to the very special atmosphere and track in the principality, so reaching the podium is extremely valued by everybody, as team principal Andreas Leberle can confirm. “We are really looking forward to show our strong form from Barcelona here as well. We were not far from the podium there – so hopefully we can do the final step here.” Read the rest of this entry »

May 24

Royal Citytour with Prince Albert and Nico Rosberg

Driving in Nico’s dream car 

2016-05-24 - Mercedes AMG Petronas - Royal Citytour with Prince Albert and Nico Rosberg (4) Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team Driver and three-time winner of the Monaco Grand Prix Nico Rosberg, had the honour to drive Prince Albert through the streets of Monaco. Read the rest of this entry »

May 24

Newspaper says Hamilton could miss Monaco

A mysterious incident involving Lewis

The next wild rumour is now firing in formula one, ahead of the championship’s ’jewel in the crown’ event in Monaco this weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 08

SMP Racing presented in Monaco

SMP Racing last night presented its magnificent BR01 challenger at the prestigious Automobile Club de Monaco

Among the guests of team founder Boris Rotenberg were WEC CEO Gérard Neveu and President of the Automobile Club de Monaco Michel Boéri. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 04

GP2 Series 2016 season calendar confirmed

New season made of eleven support events of Formula OneTM World Championship
2015-11-20-Friday The 2016 GP2 SeriesTM calendar was confirmed today. Once again, it will consist of eleven rounds in total, all support events of the Formula OneTM World Championship. Eight rounds will be held in Europe with three flyaway events to complete the calendar: new venue Baku in Azerbaijan, the return of Sepang in Malaysia, and Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 23

Conway to race for Venturi in Argentina

Villeneuve and Venturi end partnership by mutual consent

Villeneuve and Venturi end partnership by mutual consentVenturi have today announced that Mike Conway will race at the Buenos Aires ePrix on February 6th. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 20

Monte countdown: Rally route (+video)

The 16 stages cover 377.59km in a total route of 1488.99.

Rallye Monte-Carlo may conjure up images of Monaco’s glitz and glamour, but it is the bleak and inhospitable mountain roads of the French Alps where the opening round of the 2016 FIA World Rally Championship will be won and lost. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 09

The FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy has signed a new TV deal with French free-to-air broadcaster, L’Equipe 21

World RX signs new TV deal with L’Equipe 21 in France

World RX signs new TV deal with L'Equipe 21 in France L’Equipe 21 – which has a combined household reach of 24 million people – has televised World RX for the past two seasons and has committed to showing rallycross live on its TV channel for a further two years. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 02

Venturi to showcase EVs at Solutions COP21

Three vehicles to be shown at event in Paris

Three vehicles to be shown at event in ParisVenturi Automobiles will be showcasing their latest electric vehicles at the upcoming Solutions COP21 event in Paris. The vehicles, all produced by teams in the technological research centre in the Principality of Monaco, will showcase a variety of innovations and solutions to provide clean and sustainable transport. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 13

Hamilton: Monaco crash due to ‘heavy partying’

“I am generally a really energetic person, but that week after Mexico and the party we drank a lot and I was really feeling it.”
2015-10-24_40396 Lewis Hamilton has admitted his car crash in Monaco was a result of ‘heavy partying’ but says he has fully recovered and ready to race in Brazil.
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Nov 12

Hamilton set for Brazilian GP after fever and road accident

Lewis Hamilton has been suffering with illness and involved in a road accident in Monaco but confirms he is ready to race in Brazil

2015-06-06_0393 Mercedes has confirmed Lewis Hamilton has been suffering with a fever and was also involved in a road accident in Monaco on Monday and as a result delayed his flight to Brazil on the advice of doctors, but says he will race in Brazil this weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 05

Canadian Grand Prix: Grosjean upset at lack of apology from Verstappen

As they prepare to take to the track for the first time since their Monaco accident

accident Grosjean-Verstappen Monaco Reformed character Romain Grosjean reveals a grievance and offers some sage advice to F1 rookie Max Verstappen.

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