Venue is the high-speed race track in Monza, Italy, set in the famous Royal Park close to Milan
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“I was glad to take up Electric GT’s invitation to come and drive the car that the team are working on ahead of their first season in 2017”
Former Formula 1 driver Karun Chandhok was hugely impressed with the race-prepared Tesla Model S that will contest the new Electric GT Championship in 2017, after testing the car at Circuit Calafat last week.
Loeb will return to the driving seat at the start of January
FIA World Rallycross Championship star Sebastien Loeb kept himself busy last weekend by competing at the first RallyCircuit event to be held at the Paul Ricard circuit in Southern France, as he swapped his Team Peugeot-Hansen 208 WRX Supercar for a Citroen DS3 World Rally Car.
Paralympic Champion Alex Zanardi back on track in Mugello for the last round of Italian GT Championship
Zanardi will fit the new Sparco Prime suit on his BMW Team Italia’s BWM M6 GT3. Welcome back Alex. Alex Zanardi will be back on track in the sixth round of Italian GT Championship next October 16th . Sparco will join the Italian champion that will fit the new Sparco Prime suit, the lightest suit ever made by Volpiano’s brand. The suit weight il less than 600gr.
From 14-16 October Red Bull will resume the testing programme of the new 2017 sizes
The two days of Pirelli wet weather tyre testing in 2017 size have concluded at Paul Ricard in France, with Pascal Wehrlein taking the wheel for Mercedes on both days in a mule car that has been modified to simulate next year’s downforce levels.
These tests will continue tomorrow to complete the two-day session, again with Wehrlein at the wheel
The first day of the latest Pirelli tyre test has concluded at the Paul Ricard circuit in the south of France, with Mercedes. Pascal Wehrlein drove a mule car, modified to simulate 2017 levels of downforce, in order to test next year’s wider wet tyres.
The 2017 tyre test programme will continue in two weeks time, 21-22 September at Paul Ricard with Mercedes on wet tyres
The three-day Pirelli test of 2017-sized tyres concluded today at the French circuit of Paul Ricard, where Pascal Wehrlein has been driving a Mercedes, modified to simulate next year’s levels of downforce.
111 laps were completed by Ferrari and 134 laps by Mercedes today with no issues
Testing and development of Pirelli’s new 2017-sized tyres is continuing this week, with Ferrari and Mercedes in action at Barcelona and Paul Ricard respectively, using adapted mule cars designed to simulate 2017 levels of downforce.
The Blancpain GT Sports Club returns for its fourth round of the season at Spa-Francorchamps on July 29/30
Daniele Perfetti resisted a late challenge from his brother Egidio to claim a second Blancpain GT Sports Club victory of the day at Circuit Paul Ricard, while Martin Lanting also made it two Iron Cup wins in as many outings.
The Dane of Raton Racing wins in Race 1
Dennis Lind remains one of the protagonists of the first part of the season of the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Europe. At the French circuit of Paul Ricard, the 23-year-old Danish driver of the team Raton Racing has got his third absolute success in the first of the two races of the weekend, thus reducing the gap with an unleashed Vito Postiglione at the top of the PRO standings.
The driver replaced in the team RP Motorsport is the Venezuelan Johnny Ceccotto Jr.
Artur Janosz (Poland, 1993) joins RP Motorsport team for the meeting of Paul Ricard. To continue growing professionally in his career, the Polish driver Artur Janosz will jump to Formula V8 3.5 this weekend to compete in both races at Paul Ricard with RP Motorsport.
The same record breaking grid of Round 1 at Monza
The Paul Ricard circuit in Le Castellet is preparing to host, this weekend, the third of the six double rounds of the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Europe. After the first two rounds, the one-make series of the company based in Sant’Agata Bolognese is ready to re-confirm a high level grid with 47 cars at the start, the same grid of the opening weekend at Monza.