Tag Archive: Motorsport

Jul 04

Ogier holds slender lead in Poland

Sébastien Ogier headed a Volkswagen Motorsport 1-2-3 after Friday’s opening leg of 72nd LOTOS Rally Poland

The FIA World Rally Championship leader headed Andreas Mikkelsen by 2.1sec, with Jari-Matti Latvala a further 8.7sec behind in third. All three are driving Polo R cars. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 24

Wolff demands F1 to stop its negativity

Toto Wolff says there is too much negativity in Formula 1 and demands those involved in the sport ‘have a duty of talking it up’.

2015-06-05_0007 “I think we have a duty to Formula 1 to not talk it down…constantly picking the negatives we get ourselves into a spiral of controversy.” – Toto Wolff Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 22

Bridgestone MotoGP Dutch TT, Assen preview

Bridgestone MotoGP Round 8 preview

Bridgestone fitting area in the MotoGP paddock Round eight of the 2015 MotoGP™ season is the Dutch TT at Assen, an event that formed part of the inaugural FIM Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix season back in 1949. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 13

McLaren Honda still hoping to get on terms in 2015

Yasuhisa Arai says Honda remains optimistic that it can get to the bottom of persistent reliability issues

2015-06-06_1620Honda motorsport boss Yasuhisa Arai remains confident the manufacturer can turn its fortunes around in time to be competitive by the end of 2015 Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 11

Today, we’re all about drifting

Drifting might be one of the lesser-known motorsport disciplines, but it’s certainly one of the most spectacular

Formula Drift Pro Championship Series in Orlando, USA Drifting competitions, where drivers use their throttle, brakes, gears plus their skill and wits to go through turn after turn in a state of controlled oversteer, makes for thrilling viewing.
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Jun 10

Arden International opens doors for National Motorsport Week

If you enjoy Formula One, you need to be passionate about the Feeder Series’ to the pinnacle of the Motorsport Industry!

Arden International Banbury Factory As part of National Motorsport Week Arden International is opening its doors and inviting motorsport enthusiasts to visit its Banbury Factory during the biggest Motorsport week on the British Calendar – the lead up to Formula One Weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 02

Canadian Motor Speedway: ACE and CMS establish relationship

ACE revs up presence in The World of Motorsport with CMS

Canadian Motor Speedway  ACE and CMS Establish Relationship The Automotive Centre of Excellence (ACE) is launching an industry-changing relationship with The Canadian Motor Speedway (CMS) development in Fort Erie, Ontario with a goal to enhance motorsport in Ontario through specific services and advanced research, with aerodynamic and thermodynamic wind tunnel testing, engine and suspension tuning of race vehicles. Read the rest of this entry »

May 31

Jamie Green unstoppable at Lausitzring

All the doubts have gone

DTM - Lausitzring - Jamie Green Three years after moving from Mercedes-Benz to Audi, things are really going well for Jamie Green. In a dominant way, the Audi driver also secured himself the second race win at Lausitzring, his third victory in the still-young motorsport season.

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May 28

Last push before “The Grand Evening” for Moisson Montreal

There are only a few tables left to attend the event June 4 at The Arsenal

The Grand Evening logo Moisson Montreal is very pleased to have the Canadian Grand Prix from its donor partners for a second consecutive year and invites Montrealers to take part in the sixth annual gala dinner “Le Grand Soir” on Thursday June 4th. Read the rest of this entry »

May 27

Uncle Jacques Villeneuve at the FORMULA 1 CANADIAN GRAND PRIX

In Formula 1600 with sponsorship from Historia

2014-03-09_0360 “A wonderful opportunity to pay tribute to a real one,” says the event promoter. Read the rest of this entry »

May 25

ACE announces partnership with Canadian Touring Car Championship and Canadian Motor Speedway

The official signing will take place in the ACE Climatic Wind Tunnel on Tuesday, May 26

CTCC logo ACE at The University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) is revving up its presence in the world of Ontario motorsport. Read the rest of this entry »

May 24

Solberg wins at Lydden Hill and extends World RX Championship lead

Mattias Ekstrom finished second, Johan Kristoffersson rounded off the top three.

World RX - Lydden Hill Petter Solberg has won the Motorsport News World RX of Great Britain, round four of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy, and extends his lead in the overall Drivers’ Standings over Johan Kristoffersson to 29 points.

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May 23

Pirelli open to future concepts with 18-inch demonstration

The new GP2 18-inch tyre was designed as a showcase for Pirelli’s technology

Pirelli open to future concepts with 18-inch demonstration Pirelli has taken to the track with a race-ready 18-inch GP2 tyre fitted to the Series development car, driven for two demonstration laps by former grand prix ace Martin Brundle. Read the rest of this entry »

May 20

All British line-up for Albatec at home World RX event

Round four of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy

Albatec Racing logoFresh from its maiden European rallycross victory, Albatec Racing heads to Lydden Hill this weekend for the Motorsport News World RX of Great Britain.

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May 19

French MotoGP™ debrief with Masao Azuma

“Racers always want to push themselves to the limit”

MotoGP - Start of the 2015 French Grand Prix The French Grand Prix saw the Movistar Yamaha MotoGP team dominate proceedings Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi scoring a one-two result, while Ducati Team’s Andrea Dovizioso continued his rich vein of form by finishing in third place. Read the rest of this entry »

May 17

Lorenzo sets record pace at Le Mans to secure second straight win

Round 5: French MotoGP™- Race

MotoGP - Jorge Lorenzo - Movistar Yamaha MotoGP - French MotoGP race winner.jpgThe French Grand Prix was the venue for another dominant performance by Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Jorge Lorenzo, as the Spanish rider won his second-successive race this season by producing the quickest ever race finishing time at the Le Mans circuit.

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May 16

Marquez masters challenging conditions en route to pole position at Le Mans

French MotoGP QP 2 times

MotoGP - Marc Marquez - Repsol Honda Team - French MotoGP QP2In challenging conditions at Le Mans, Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez was half a second quicker than his nearest competitor in Qualifying Practice 2 as he claimed pole position for tomorrow’s French Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

May 15

Record pace sees Smith top the timesheets in Friday practice at Le Mans

Jorge Lorenzo 2nd and Andrea Dovizioso 3rd

MotoGP - Bradley Smith - Monster Yamaha Tech 3 - French MotoGP FP2 Monster Yamaha Tech 3’s Bradley Smith put a smile on the faces of his team at their home race, as the British rider topped the timesheets in Friday’s Free Practice sessions at Le Mans. Read the rest of this entry »

May 12

Bridgestone MotoGP Le Mans, France preview

Bridgestone MotoGP Round 5 preview

Bridgestone fitting area in the MotoGP paddock The fabled Le Mans circuit hosts round five of the 2015 MotoGP™ season, the venue now established as the regular venue of the French Grand Prix since the start of the millennium.

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May 10

Formula E comes of age in the temple of motorsport

Europe gave Formula E the best possible welcome

Agag reflects on an historic day in MonacoAgainst a backdrop that has witnessed the exploits of the greatest legends of motorsport, the first championship for cars powered entirely by electricity generated masses of interest – there were over 23,000 spectators packed into the grandstands – and the sporting spectacle itself was a match for its setting. Read the rest of this entry »

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