Tag Archive: Motorsport

Sep 22

ELMS: A point to prove for Eurasia as teams reconvenes at Spa Francorchamps

Eurasia is fourth in the championship
2016-06-15_Wednesday-0025 LeSports by Eurasia Motorsport aims to hit the ground running as the European Le Mans Series (ELMS) reconvenes this weekend (23 – 25 September, 2016) at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium, having narrowly missed out on the podium last time out in France.

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Sep 21

Tales from the paddock – Jochen Bitzer: “We intend to defend our title at the FIA GT World Cup in Macau”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2016 season

2016-09-18 - MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS, Großer Preis von Singapur 2016. Nico RosbergThe countdown is under way: The DTM will stage the penultimate race meeting of the season this weekend. The battle for the championship is still wide open in the run-up to Budapest. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 19

MotorLand: Marquez prepares to spread the red

Gran Premio Movistar de Aragón

Motorland Aragón  2013-02-22 Tides change from yellow to red as MotoGP™ rolls into the championship leader’s backyard. MotorLand Aragon is one of the new wonders of European motorsport. The technical and spectacular circuit, one of the most recently completed on the calendar, has swiftly moved from new to modern classic for both riders and fans; often cited as a favourite by many on the grid.

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Sep 09

Farewell tour for one of the longest-serving DTM drivers: after 16 years, Martin Tomczyk has decided to call time on his successful career in the DTM

Farewell to DTM after 16 years: Martin Tomczyk

After 16 years Martin Tomczyk will end his DTM career.The fans will see the driver from BMW Team Schnitzer behind the wheel of his BMW M Performance Parts M4 DTM for the last time at the Nürburgring, in Budapest and at the Hockenheimring. Tomczyk will remain a part of the BMW Motorsport family, concentrating on competition in international motorsport. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 02

Jeroen Bleekemolen and Barwell Motorsport storm to Hankook 24H Barcelona pole

Jeroen Bleekemolen was the fastest driver on the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya

Jeroen Bleekemolen and Barwell Motorsport storm to Hankook 24H Barcelona pole The Barwell Motorsport Lamborghini Huracán GT3 (#52 Mark Poole/Richard Abra/Jeroen Bleekemolen/Joe Osborne) claimed pole position for tomorrow’s Hankook 24H BARCELONA.

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Aug 31

Tales from the paddock: “My predictions for the DTM title are…” – Pascal Wehrlein

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2016 season

2016-08-28 - Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula 1 Team - Großer Preis von Belgien 2016. Lewis Hamilton Two motorsport classics within a week: After the legendary Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps, the Formula 1 season continues in the ‘Royal Park’ of Monza. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 30

WEC: Mark Webber’s Mexico Memories

The track without a doubt bears some challenges for us

WEC - Mark Webber Ahead of the fifth round of the World Endurance Championship, Mark shares his thoughts on the race in the motorsport wealthy metropolis of Mexico. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 26

WRC: Lappi breaks silence over Toyota rumours

Finland’s Esapekka Lappi has held talks with Toyota about a potential place in its new WRC programme next year

The 25-year-old underlined his position as one of the sport’s hottest young talents last weekend when he won the WRC 2 category at ADAC Rallye Deutschland with the Skoda Motorsport team. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 24

Felix Rosenqvist: “I find the allegations absolutely ridiculous”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2016 season  – Tales from the paddock

Felix Rosenqvist Summer break comes to an end: Last weekend, the DTM entered the second half of the season in Moscow – and not without talking points. Next weekend, it’s the return of Formula 1 with a visit to the legendary Ardennes rollercoaster at Spa-Francorchamps. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 24

WEC: Porsche motorsport in Mexico – inspiring for more than 60 years

FIA World Endurance Championship WEC, LMP1, Round 5, Mexico  City

2016-07-22-Friday-0080 A debut in Central America: In 2016 the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) will be held for the first time in Mexico City. When Porsche enters the 919 Hybrid into the fifth round of the WEC on September 1st to 3rd this also means a return. Back in 1954, a class win at the famous road race “Carrera Panamericana” proved to be groundbreaking for the company.

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Aug 14

Hyundai hoping to play home advantage

The squad conducted an intensive three-phase testing programme in preparation for the first all-asphalt round of 2016

Hyundai Motorsport has its sights set on a return to the FIA World Rally Championship podium as the team tackles its home event at ADAC Rallye Deutschland (18 – 21 August). Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 10

Tales from the paddock: On holiday with three DTM stars in Ibiza

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2016 season

Tales from the paddock On holiday with three DTM stars in Ibiza Formula 1 and the DTM are still on their summer break. Maximilian Götz, Daniel Juncadella and Christian Vietoris tell us what they got up to on their group holiday. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 02

World RX crosses Atlantic for Canadian leg 

For the third year in a row, World RX joins the Grand Prix of Trois-Rivieres (GP3R)

2015-08-08_33492 The FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy will embark on the season’s second half later this week following a month-long summer break. World RX of Canada (5-7 August) forms the seventh round of the World Championship and marks the first flyaway event of 2016.

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Jul 31

Over 20 000 spectators for Ferrari Racing Days Sochi

Goodbye Sochi!

Over 20 000 spectators for Ferrari Racing Days Sochi (1) The first Ferrari Racing Days event in Russia was completed today with a record of spectators. Over 20,000 turned out between Saturday and Sunday, confirming the passion of Russian people for motorsport and the world related to the Prancing Horse.

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Jul 14

First training session for the young drivers of Lamborghini Squadra Corse

First test days of 2016 for participants in the Young Drivers Program and GT3 Junior Program

First training session for the young drivers of Lamborghini Squadra Corse Following the announcement of the 14 members of the Young Drivers Program and the 20 participants in the GT3 Junior Program, Lamborghini Squadra Corse started the first training session of the season last June. And for the drivers selected by the Lamborghini Motorsport department for the year 2016, it is time to get serious. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 13

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

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2016 season

2016-07-10-Sunday-0172 A busy hot summer of motor sport continues unabated: After two Formula 1 wins by the Silver Arrows in Austria and England, the DTM now heads to Zandvoort for its next meeting. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 13

WRC: Injured Sordo in doubt for Finland

Dani Sordo’s participation in Neste Rally Finland [28 – 31 July] hangs in the balance while he recovers from an accident during testing last week

The Spaniard sustained a fissure fracture of a vertebrae when he crashed his Hyundai i20 at high speed during a pre-event test in Finland on Friday. He spent a night in hospital before returning home to Spain to recuperate. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 11

Second half of season starting at Toronto with close races in all classes

Just eight points separate Scott Hargrove, Daniel Morad and Zach Robichon

2016-06-12_0322 The tight race for the Platinum Cup championship will rage on among three young Canadian stars as the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Yokohama competes July 15-17 on one of the biggest stages in Canadian motorsport. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 11

10th Anniversary special event for CTCC

Summer Challenge at Shannonville Motorsport Park: 10th Anniversary special event for CTCC 

Summer Challenge at Shannonville Motorsport Park - 10th Anniversary special event for CTC The Summer Challenge on July 16-17 marks the half of the season for CTCC presented by Continental Tire. As CTCC celebrates its 10th season, this edition of the Summer Challenge will showcase added content and festivities. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 07

FORMULA 1 BRITISH GRAND PRIX: Flagworld.com live coverage – Thursday

Flagworld.com report from the British Grand Prix – Thursday – So far so good

2016-07-07-Thursday-0053Oh yes it’s big, really big, as I take the familiar drive down Dadford road and into the home of British motorsport Silverstone circuit I see something unfamiliar, the normally deserted campsite’s and fields surrounding the track are awash with tents, caravans and campers, flags fly high in the air adorned with their favourite teams, drivers and home towns and football teams and it’s only 8am on Thursday!

Flagworld photo album

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