Tag Archive: Pergusa

Nov 27

Superstars International Series: Nico Caldarola, Roma Racing Team, aim for more success in 2013

Former Rally champion enjoys positive 2012 season

superstars - Nico CaldarolaSuperstars logoAfter rounding out the 2012 season in-style at Pergusa, Roma Racing Team is already looking forward to next season. Driver and team-owner Nico Caldarola went on-track himself this year but also provided some great young drivers with a chance to make their way to the Superstars International Series and he is set to maintain the same level of effort in 2013. Read the rest of this entry »


Nov 05

Team BMW Dinamic scores 2012 teams title at Superstars debut

Emilia-based team enjoys positive maiden run, keeps BMW’s banner high

Superstars - team bmw dinamicSuperstars logoWith a positive all-round performance, Team BMW Dinamic clinched the 2012 Teams’ title at Pergusa. The trophy is named after the sadly missed Salvatore Genovese, one of Superstars founders alongside Maurizio Flammini. A man who poured his heart and passion into the series since its inception. Read the rest of this entry »


Oct 28

Swedish racer Kristoffersson takes Italian, International Superstars Titles at Pergusa

As rookie Raffaele Giammaria scores two Superstars wins for Mercedes
Di Benedetto (Audi R8) and Benedetti (Corvette Z06) share GTSprint honours

Superstars - Johan KristofferssonSuperstars - Steven GoldsteinThe Sicilian racetrack of Pergusa, near Enna, provided a picture-perfect frame for the final round of the SUPERSTARS INTERNATIONAL SERIES. In an highly-spectacular Race Day, Swede Johan Kristoffersson clinched both the International Series and the Italian Championship titles plus the “Rookie of the Year” competition. Read the rest of this entry »


Oct 27

Raffaele Giammaria scores sensational debut pole for Mercedes at Pergusa Del Castello, Benedetti to start from the pole in GTSprint

Sicilian fans set for breath-taking race day action

Superstars - benedetti-del-castelloSuperstars - raffaele giammariaThe Superstars International Series featured a spectacular qualifying session on Saturday at Pergusa. Three different car brands shared the top-three at the fast Sicilian venue, hosting the final round of the 2012 season. The pole went to championship newcomer Raffaele Giammaria, who set a fastest mark of 1’42″589 to edge Jaguar’s Max Pigoli, running for Team Ferlito aboard an XF model. Read the rest of this entry »


Oct 25

Solaris Motorsport field two cars at Pergusa for Francesco Sini, Simone Iacone

The Superstars Pergusa roster welcomes a new addition to an already exciting competition

Superstars - francesco - siniSuperstars logoThe Superstars International Series is ready to rev it up again this weekend at Pergusa for the final round of the season and a great new addition has made it to the roster. At the Sicilian venue, Solaris Motorsport will field two Chevrolet Lumina racers – the team’s second American-powered car will be featuring experienced Simone Iacone behind the wheel. Born and raised in Pescara, Iacone will join Francesco Sini, who drove the Lumina to positive results this season, including an outstanding win at Mugello and a podium finish behind Tonio Liuzzi and Max Pigoli at Monza. Read the rest of this entry »


Oct 25

Audi to line-up all-Sicilian driving pair in GTSprint at Pergusa

Experienced Merendino, Di Benedetto set to share driving duties aboard and Audi R8 GTS3

gtsprint-audi-r8jpgGTSprint - Audi R8 LMSThe race fans in Sicily are renowned to be incredibly passionate and supportive, and that affection generated an history that started in 1906 with the first edition of the Targa Florio race. SUPERSTARS will line-up at Pergusa, near the city of Enna, to add another spectacular chapter to that glorious history and many of the strongest racecar drivers of the region answered the bell for the last 2012 round of the GTSPRINT INTERNATIONAL SERIES. Read the rest of this entry »


Oct 22

Christian Fittipaldi looks forward to Superstars comeback at Pergusa

Brazilian driver back at Pergusa after 1991 Formula 3000 run

Superstars - Christian FittipaldiSuperstars logoAfter having made his Superstars debut at Imola, Christian Fittipaldi will be back on-track next weekend at Pergusa. The Brazilian former F.1 racer will rejoin Swiss Team aboard a Maserati Quattroporte in a spectacular challenge to the top driver in the series. It won’t be a new experience for him as he already met with the fast Sicilian track while running in the 1991 Formula 3000 championship aboard a Mugen-powered Reynard.

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Oct 20

Vitantonio Liuzzi, Johan Kristoffersson, Thomas Biagi, Gianni Morbidelli, Christian Fittipaldi to headline final round of International Superstars season

Superstars Series to bring on-track stellar line-up, spectacular action at Pergusa

Superstars - Vitantonio Liuzzi - Johan KristofferssonSuperstars logoThe Superstars International Series is ready to be back on-track at the historical Pergusa circuit, a fascinating venue that hosted memorable races between some of the most legendary racers of all time. Read the rest of this entry »


Oct 19

Superstars Series lines-up at Pergusa to become part of Sicilian motor history (updated)

Track set for upcoming Superstars series round on October 27, 28
The race os Sentul postponed to 2013

Superstars International SeriesSuperstars logoPassion, history and tradition are some very significant values in beautiful Sicily and over the years, these values have been represented by auto racing in its most fascinating form. During the golden age of racing, legends like Tazio Nuvolari, Achille Varzi, Stirling Moss, all competed in the region for fame, victory and glory. Read the rest of this entry »


Sep 13

Superstars, GTSprint International Series announce dates for the last two rounds of 2012

Rounds at Pergusa, Sentul to highlight 2012 finale alongside Vallelunga

Superstars International SeriesSuperstars logoThe series’ debut at an additional Italian venue, located in Sicily, has been postponed after being originally scheduled for mid September. As a consequence, the 2012 finale at Sentul has been pushed forward to the November 25 weekend. Read the rest of this entry »