Tag Archive: Monza

Jul 04

Double win at Monza for Von Grünigen (Zele Racing)

Auto GP Formula Open 2016

Auto GP Formula Open 2016 contested its second round of the season at Monza, together with the Boss GP series. The Zele Racing team has proposed the novelty of the Austrian driver Christof Von Grünigen, that on the famous Italian circuit has won both races. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 01

Pirelli announces compound choices and mandatory sets for the 2016 Italian Grand Prix

These are the tyres that Pirelli has said must be used at some point in the race

2016-03-03 - Pirelli announces compound choices and mandatory sets for the 2016 Grand Prix Of Europe Pirelli will bring the following three compounds to the fourteenth round of the 2016 Formula One season in Italy*, to be held (September 1-4) on the Monza circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 18

Imola will replace Monza if deal not reached – Ecclestone

Bernie Ecclestone says F1 will return to Imola as host for the Italian Grand Prix in 2017 if a new deal with Monza cannot be reached
The iconic high-speed circuit – which has hosted all-but-one Italian GP since 1950 – has been facing the axe for more than a year now as negotiations to extend its deal to beyond 2016 repeatedly stall over hosting fees and upgrade plans. Read the rest of this entry »

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

HEINEKEN announces global partnership with Formula One Management

Heineken® will be the exclusive Global Beer Partner of Formula 1®

2016-06-09_0603HEINEKEN and Formula One Management (FOM) have reached an agreement for Heineken® to become a Global Partner of Formula 1® (F1®). This significant partnership will start this year at the newly renamed FORMULA 1 GRAN PREMIO HEINEKEN D’ITALIA 2016, in Monza, and run for a multi-year term.

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Apr 24

Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup – Round 2 – Monza

Garage 59 McLaren takes win after nail-biting finish

Garage 59 McLaren takes win after nail-biting finish An epic fight between Shane Van Gisbergen in the #58 Garage 59 McLaren and Maxi Buhk in the #84 HTP Motorsport Mercedes-AMG decided the Monza round of the 2016 Blancpain GT Series.

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Apr 24

Surprise victory for Armindo-Hassid in Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Europe at Monza

Two safety cars affect the final result of Race 2

Surprise victory for Armindo-Hassid in Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Europe at Monza The opening round of the 2016 Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Europe at Monza was marked by a big variety of protagonists: from the victory in Race 1 of Dennis Lind at his debut, to the success of Konrad Motorsport with the duo formed by Nicolas Armindo and Henry Hassid, who won Race 2. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 21

Record breaking grid for the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Europe

Opening round in Monza on weekend of April 23 and 24

Squadra Corse HP Super TrofeoMonza will see 47 Huracán LP 620-2 cars lining up for the opening round of the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Europe this coming weekend. Following the success of the last season, this is a record grid for the first of six double rounds in the eighth year of the single-marque series. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 14

Legendary Monza ‘Temple of Speed’ hosts first Endurance race of 2016 Blancpain GT Series

Blancpain GT Series head for the Autodromo di Monza

Legendary Monza 'Temple of Speed' hosts first Endurance race of 2016 Blancpain GT Series On Sunday 24 April no fewer than 57 impressive GT3 cars will line-up for round two of the 2016 Blancpain GT Series, the first of this season’s Endurance Cup rounds. And with almost half the field competing in the Pro category, the three-hour race at Monza promises to be an exhilarating one.

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Apr 03

Ferrari Challenge Europe Baron, Smith and Loefflad triumph at Monza

Trofeo Pirelli, Pirelli Am and Coppa Shell

Ferrari Challenge Europe - Monza - Race 2 Philipp Baron, Sam Smeeth and Thomas Loefflad roared to victory in the second race of Round 1 of the Ferrari Challenge Europe at Monza, coming first in the Trofeo Pirelli, Pirelli Am and Coppa Shell classes. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 01

WorldSBK 2016 Calendar Update

At this time, a replacement venue for this Italian Round of the Championship is still being evaluated

The FIM and DWO would like to announce the cancellation of the 2016 WorldSBK Italian Round that was to be held at the Autodromo Nazionale Monza during the weekend of the 22nd – 24th July. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 29

Alex Tagliani completes successful testing in Monza

ZAKSPEED completes successful testing in Monza

Alex Tagliani completes successful testing in Monza Team ZAKSPEED took part in the Blancpain GT Series two-day test program at the Autodrome Nazionale in Monza last week, where the season opener for the Endurance Championship will take place on the third weekend in April. IndyCar-Star Alex Tagliani will compete behind the wheel of the new Mercedes-AMG GT3.

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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 »

Mar 04

GP3 Series 2016 season calendar unveiled

Nine events alongside Formula One including a new venue for the Series

GP3 Series 2016 season calendar unveiledGP3 Series organisers are pleased to announce the 2016 calendar for the upcoming season. Once again, the Series will be contested over a total of nine rounds – all of which are support events to the Formula One World Championship. Seven rounds will be held on European soil, with two flyaway events concluding the campaign. There is a new venue on the calendar with the addition of Sepang in Malaysia to the category.

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Mar 02

Alex Tagliani and Jean-Frédéric Laberge at Circuit Paul Ricard

Tagliani to test Zakspeed’s Mercedes AMG car in Europe

Canadian Alex Tagliani will team up once again with Montreal driver Jean-Frédéric Laberge on March 9 and 10, but this time the Tagliani-Laberge tandem will be driving an AMG factory-backed Team Zakspeed 2016 Mercedes AMG GT3 in the pre-season test session at Circuit Paul Ricard located in the south of France.

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Mar 01

Dörrbecker in Auto GP with Torino Squadra Corse

Luis Michael Dörrbecker (23 years old) will participate in 2016 edition of the Auto GP Formula Open

Auto GP - Dörrbecker in Auto GP with Torino Squadra Corse The Mexican driver, who lives in Germany, has agreed with the Torino Squadra Corse team and will be at the start of the season which will start in Monza on May 22 with an Auto GP car.

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Dec 16

From Monza to Abu Dhabi: six years of the Maserati Trofeo (+video)

The impressive figures prove that the championship was a popular one

Paul Ricard_Simoni-Ragazzi_Kuppens_Fascicolo-Sernagiotto_Dromedari_2012 From Monza 2010 to Abu Dhabi 2015. The Maserati Trofeo journey lasted six years and ended only last week at the Yas Marina circuit in the United Arab Emirates with Frenchman Romain Monti taking the last ever title. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 09

Rookie podium for DAV Racing in Monza

DAV Racing scored another rookie podium in Monza, EuroFormula Open home race for the Italian squad

DAV Racing For the first time in his history on track with 4 cars, DAV Racing closed a productive but unfortunate round in the famous Temple of Speed. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 14

Rosberg: Nothing left to lose

“Singapore is one of my favourite races, It’s so tough on everyone – physically and mentally – and I love that challenge.”

2015-06-06_0353 Nico Rosberg is set to go on ‘maximum attack’ for the remainder of the Formula 1 season as he looks to claw back his Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton’s 53-point advantage Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 13

Smedley: Safety still a concern with covered cockpits

“But that shouldn’t stop us doing it.”

Smedley: Safety still a concern with covered cockpitsRob Smedley admits that, while he acknowledges driver calls for cockpit canopies in F1, there is still a lot of thinking needed to come up with a suitable design solution. Read the rest of this entry »

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