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May 03

20th DTM race win: No way to stop Ekström in the rain

When the rain set in, nobody was able to stop old hand Mattias Ekström.

2015-05-02-0089In a highly entertaining race on Sunday during the DTM Festival at Hockenheim, the experienced Swede pulled clear from all his rivals with his Audi RS 5 and claimed his 20th race win in the 145th DTM race of his career.

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May 02

Audi take hard fought victory in Belgium (+video, updated)

6 hours of Spa-Francorchamps WEC

2015-05-02-Thursday-008The no7 Audi R18 e-tron quattro of Andre Lotterer, Benoit Treluyer and Marcel Fassler took a second victory from two starts in 2015 with a hard fought win at the WEC 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps that had the large Belgian crowd on the edge of their seats.

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May 02

Touching gesture from World Endurance Championship community at Spa

FIA WEC grid comes together for team principal’s premature baby

keepgfightingesme The Spa weekend highlighted the true camaraderie of the World Endurance Championship with practically every driver together with multiple Le Mans winners Jacky Ickx and Allan McNish signing a board wishing team principal Dan Walmsley’s premature baby Esme well.

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May 02

Lights-to-flag win for Jamie Green in an action-packed race

Wehrlein and Di Resta complete the podium

2015-05-03With strong nerves and really fast: Jamie Green (Audi) dominated proceedings in the first race at the Nürburgring and drove a lights-to-flag victory home in an impressive way.

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Apr 27

Robertson earns Class Podium on 24 Hour Race debut with Team LNT

Al Harthy determined to get British GT bid on track at Rockingham

2015-04-26-012Rising motorsport talent Charlie Robertson claimed his second endurance racing trophy in as many events at Silverstone Grand Prix Circuit on Sunday, 26th April, with a class podium finish as part of the Team LNT Ginetta-Nissan LMP3 entry in the Dunlop 24 Hour Race.

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Apr 19

Champions deliver at Donington Park

Plato, Turkington and Neal share the BTCC spoils in Leicestershire

2015-04-19-090The three most successful drivers in the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship field took a win apiece in a thrilling triple-header at Donington Park on Sunday (19 April).

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Apr 14

24 Hours of Le Mans – Allan McNish and Sir Jackie Stewart, Scottish stories

Exactly 50 years ago, Stewart and Hill took it to 10th place overall and first British car ranked

After his first win at Le Mans with Porsche in 1998, Allan McNish was a part of Toyota’s debut in Formula 1 (16 Grand Prix in 2002), before turning permanently to endurance and building one of the most impressive records in the discipline: two additional victories at the 24 Hours (2008 and 2013), four at the 12 Hours of Sebring (2004, 2006, 2009 and 2012) and a world champion title (2013). Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 12

FIA WEC: Audi win Silverstone thriller to lift the Tourist Trophy

G-Drive take 1-2 LMP2 Finish

Marcel Fässler, Benoit Tréluyer and Andre Lotterer became the latest names to be added to the impressive roll of honour on the base of the 110 year old Tourist Trophy after Marcel Fässler took the chequered flag in the no7 Audi Sport R18 e-tron quattro to win the 6 Hours of Silverstone.

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Apr 12

ELMS: Greaves take victory at sensational 4 Hours of Silverstone

After some frenetic racing throughout the four hour race

The Greaves Motorsport Gibson 015S-Nissan driven by Gary Hirsch, Bjorn Wirdheim and Jon Lancaster scored a thrilling victory in the first round of the ELMS at Silverstone today.

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Apr 10

Gibson Nissan fastest in free practice at Silverstone

Sun was shining on the Silverstone race track today, for the first free practice sessions of ELMS Round 1

2015-04-12-Thursday-019ELMS competitors used this first day to work hard on car’s set-up for the qualifying and race tomorrow. After a Gibson-Nissan 1-2 in the first practice session this morning with JOTA Sport ahead of Greaves Motorsport, the tables were turned in the afternoon free practice session with Jon Lancaster posting a 1m49.419 lap, 0.598 seconds ahead of Harry Tincknellm).

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Apr 10

Haggerty earns first BRDC Formula 4 podium of the season, MacKay dominates with double victory at Knockhill

Easter success for Ecurie Ecosse young drivers
2015-04-06-023Ecurie Ecosse Young Driver Initiative members Ciaran Haggerty and Adam MacKay both made strong starts to their respective BRDC Formula 4 Championship and Scottish Formula Ford 1600 Championship campaigns last weekend (April 4-6).

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Apr 09

FIA WEC: ByKolles Racing ready for Silverstone debut

With former F1 driver Vitantonio Liuzzi and former GP2 driver Simon Trummer at the wheel 

2015-28-03-002 Following the successful prologue at Paul Ricard, Austria’s first LMP team, ByKolles Racing is set to take on the world’s finest endurance teams at the FIA World Endurance Championship opener at Silverstone this weekend (10th-12th April).

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Apr 09

Alpine’s big challenge

6 Hours of Silverstone

2015-28-03-68 Sunday’s 6 Hours of Silverstone (April 12) will see Alpine kick off its maiden world class endurance racing campaign. The Alpine A450b will be in the hands of an all-French driver line-up featuring Nelson Panciatici, Paul-Loup Chatin and Vincent Capillaire.

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Apr 09

FIA WEC: Davide Rigon 6 Hours of Silverstone preview

“I’m looking forward to be in Silverstone to get on the track”

2015-28-03-87The FIA WEC 2015 Championship is almost ready to start. For Davide Rigon and his team mate James Calado this weekend will open the doors of second GT Championship’ s season, with the 6 Hours of Silverstone.

Apr 09

Monza challenge awaits Al Harthy as Blancpain Season begins

Embarking on his sophomore season with Aston Martin

2015-06-04-034 Fresh from the opening two rounds of the Avon Tyres British GT Championship last weekend, Ahmad Al Harthy has arrived with the Oman Racing Team in Monza, Italy, for the season-opening Blancpain Endurance Series race which takes place this Sunday, 12th April.

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Mar 28

ByKOLLES RACING ready for WEC season

ByKOLLES RACING ready for WEC season following Paul Ricard test debut

2015-28-03-35The FIA WEC Season 2015 kicked off yesterday (27th March) with the official prologue at the French circuit Paul Ricard.

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Mar 28

Alpine gearing up to endurance racing 2015 world tour!

The Alpine A450b posted the third-best lap time of the two-day test in the LM P2 class.

2015-28-03-49Signatech-Alpine has successfully completed the 2015 FIA World Endurance Championship’s pre-season Prologue at Le Castellet, France.

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Mar 28

Pierre Ragues enjoys competitive Prologue with Team Sard Morand

Pierre joined his new Team Sard Morand team-mates Oliver Webb and Tristan Vautier

2015-28-03-102Pierre Ragues has completed his first official World Endurance Championship test session of 2015 today as Circuit Paul Ricard hosted the traditional Prologue.

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Mar 08

Heartbreaking weekend for Samantha Tan

Fatal engine failure

Perfectly set both physically and mentally to start her racing season at the Circuit of the Americas this past weekend, Samantha Tan was forced to abandon due to a fatal engine failure in the No. 38 GPI/Kinetic/Kia Forte Koup. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 05

The Montreal Motorcycle Show: Winter is no match for riding enthusiasts!

The next edition of the Montreal Motorcycle Show rolls into town February 26 to 28, 2016. See you next year!

The Montreal Motorcycle Show logo The Montreal Motorcycle Show, presented by La Capitale General Insurance, demonstrated once again just how passionate Quebecers are about riding and their motorcycles.

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