Tag Archive: Paris Motor Show

Feb 10

Watt Shields says…

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Read Nicki Shield's latest column… about the past, present and future of NEXTEV TCR. NEXTEV is an early stage electric car company based in Shanghai and the technology development company behind NEXTEV TCR.

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Sep 22

Renault Sport R.S. 01 at the Paris Motor Show

Presented last month at the Moscow International Automobile Salon

Renault Sport R.S. 01 Renault Sport Technologies’ latest creation, the Renault Sport R.S.01 will be on display at the world’s largest motor show from October 4-19, 2014.

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Sep 06

Montezemolo plays down ‘excessive’ rumours

Rumours of Montezemolo exit gather steam at Monza

2014-01-24 -  Scuderia Ferrari - Team - Luca di Montezemolo Luca di Montezemolo was coy on Saturday as he played down swirling speculation about his future. Rumours are gathering steam by the hour that Luca di Montezemolo’s regular visit to Monza on Saturday will be his last as Ferrari president. Read the rest of this entry »


Oct 01

Superbike face-off at Magny-Cours for Biaggi, Sykes and Melandri

The Manufacturers’ battle is also at stake

Alfa Romeo Mito SBKSBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo blackThree riders and three different manufacturers will be facing off on Sunday in the final showdown at Magny-Cours for the 2012 eni FIM Superbike World Championship titles. Not for the first time will the French circuit play host to the championship’s grand finale, which this time sees two Italians, Max Biaggi (Aprilia Racing Team) and Marco Melandri (BMW Motorad Motorsport) and a British rider, Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team), currently second in the standings, mathematically still in with a chance of winning. Read the rest of this entry »


Sep 28

Renault ‘definitely’ staying in F1 – CEO Ghosn

Carlos Ghosn, the chief executive of Renault, said he does not regret keeping the Paris-based carmaker in formula one.

2012-09-20 - Renault Sport F1Renault Sport F1 logoRenault no longer owns and runs its own team, but amid the manufacturer exodus of a few years ago, the marque chose to stay on the grid as an engine supplier. “We are involved and we want to stay, definitely,” Ghosn said at the Paris motor show. Read the rest of this entry »


Sep 27

Mere ‘days’ until Massa future decision

A decision about Felipe Massa’s future at Ferrari could be made within “days”.

2012-06-09_1312Michel DansereauReports in recent days have suggested that, despite the waves of speculation earlier this year, the Italian team has in fact decided to keep the Brazilian alongside Fernando Alonso in 2013. Read the rest of this entry »


Oct 08

Official says Porsche ‘can afford’ own F1 team

“Porsche is a very profitable company, we can afford that”

PorscheA second leading figure of the famous sports car maker Porsche has admitted the German marque is considering a new formula one foray. Read the rest of this entry »


Oct 02

Fiat ‘would consider’ selling some Ferrari shares

Fiat initially denied suggestions it is prepared to reduce its shareholding

FiatItalian carmaker Fiat has confirmed rumours it would consider selling some of its 85 per cent stake in Ferrari and the famous Maranello based F1 team. Read the rest of this entry »


Sep 30

Fiat considers selling Ferrari shares

“Despite the crisis we’ll close the year better than last year” – di Montezemolo

FiatThe rumour emerged a few days ago based on a report in the Corriere della Sera newspaper, suggesting Fiat wants to raise money to increase its stake in Chrysler to 51 per cent. Read the rest of this entry »