Tag Archive: Silverstone
ELMS: Forty-one cars will travel to Monza for the Official Test, which will kick off the 2017 season in style
Drivers will carry-on with their preps in the Circuit of Jerez, on March 23-24, before the first competition event
Motorland Aragón and the Circuit of Jerez will celebrate the first collective tests to prepare the Pre-Season before the Season quicks-off in Silverstone next 15 and 16 of April, where World Series Formula V8 3.5 will commence a new campaign alongside the FIA World Endurance Championship.
Bernie Ecclestone says he is concerned about the situation with Silverstone, but is confident Britain will continue to hold an F1 race, adding there are “two other opportunities”
News the race is under threat broke this week, after it emerged Silverstone’s owners, the British Racing Drivers’ Club are considering activating its break clause due to the costs of running the event.
Decorated pack right on Sam Tordoff’s tail in chase for BTCC title
As the 2016 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship speeds towards its conclusion with a crucial penultimate outing at Silverstone next weekend (17/18 September), there is still no sign of a breakaway leader in what has been a hotly-contested campaign.
MP Racing driver Matthieu Vaxiviere scored his second pole position of the weekend at Silverstone
The French racer, who also started from the pole in 2015, completed his qualifying sweep at the British venue beating Roy Nissany (Lotus) with a narrow margin of just 0.013s and a overall best laptime of 1:40.836. Race 1 winner Nissany, who led the way with his first set of tires in front of Vaxiviere was eventually forced to settle for second.
The Silverstone weekend of the 2016 Formula V8 3.5 series began with a stunning Lotus 1-2 in Collective Test 1
Israeli racer Roy Nissany set the fastest lap of the day so far in 1:41.843, followed by Austrian team-mate René Binder. Currently standing as the best rookie of the championship, Louis Delétraz set the third fastest performance for Fortec Motorsports.
The Prema team will continue in their July tour-de-force this weekend at Zandvoort
After entering two GP2 Series races in two weeks at Red Bull Ring (July 3rd) and Silverstone (July 10th), the squad led by Angelo Rosin will line-up for the FIA F.3 European Championship round at the Dutch seaside venue, located near the North Sea shores in an outstanding frame.
Formula One day 2 test report