Tag Archive: Spa-Francorchamps

Aug 26

Formula One teams Belgian Grand Prix free practice report

Belgian Grand Prix Formula One free practice report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Spa-Francorchamps.

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Aug 25

Formula One teams Belgian Grand Prix preview

Belgian Grand Prix Formula One preview

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Spa-Francorchamps..

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Aug 23

McLaren ‘pushing the limits’ of MP4-31

McLaren and Honda have been working hard over the summer break to seek a step forward
2016-06-11_0107 Jenson Button says McLaren-Honda is continuing too ‘push the limits’ of its package as it continues its steady trajectory back towards the front of the grid over the second-half of the 2016 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 22

You never get a boring race at Spa – Perez

“Spa is one of the most historical tracks; one of those kids dream about, with legendary corners like Eau Rouge” 2016-07-09-Saturday-0075 Sergio Perez sees the Belgian Grand Prix as the ideal race to reignite the F1 championship after the summer break and is aiming to pick up where Force India left off in its hunt for Williams and fourth in the constructors’ standings.

Aug 22

Spa Francorchamps Q&A with Jordan King: “I think every driver likes Spa…”

Racing Engineering

The GP2 teams and drivers have been on a one-month break following their last race at Hockenheim and this weekend they will all be back in action again at Belgium’s legendary Spa Francorchamps circuit for round eight of the 2016 Series.

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Aug 05

Belgian Grand Prix selected sets per driver

Belgian Grand Prix: August 26 – 28 2016

The FIA communicated to Pirelli each team’s tyre choices for the forthcoming German Grand Prix (Hockenheim 29-31 July)

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Aug 05

The numbers of the Lamborghini Huracan GT3 at the 24 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps

All 11 Lamborghinis have shown great reliability

#16 Grasser Racing Team_2 It is one of the most famous and challenging endurance race of the entire motorsport scene. The 24 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps, valid for the Blancpain GT Endurance Cup championship, is also one of the most competitive races ever, because unlike Le Mans or Daytona, it is the only twenty-four-hour race in the world which sees the participation of almost only one racecar class: the GT3. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 03

“You’re overtaking four or five cars per lap. You don’t get that in any other series.” – Gary Paffett

Tales from the paddock

20160508-0093 After winning their home race at Hockenheim, the Silver Arrows team are off for a short summer break. Meanwhile, the trio of Rosenqvist, van der Zande and Vautier were rolling up the field from behind at Spa-Francorchamps in the Belgian Ardennes. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 30

Broniszewski crowned Overall Champion with second victory of the weekend at Spa

Elsewhere, Martin Lanting took a step closer to retaining his Iron Cup crown with another over-60s class win.

Michal Broniszewski sealed the 2016 Blancpain GT Sports Club Overall Drivers’ title at Spa-Francorchamps this morning after claiming a second victory of the weekend.

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Jul 30

Formula One teams German Grand Prix qualifying report

German Grand Prix Formula One qualifying report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Hockenheim.

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Jul 30

Rookie driver Joel Eriksson takes maiden victory

Lance Stroll took the flag in fourth place

F3 - Start of the race Concluding the Belgian round of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship, rookie driver Joel Eriksson (Motopark) took his first win of the year. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 29

George Russell victorious in the Ardennes

Lance Stroll (Prema Powerteam) remains on top

F3 - Start of the race At the 7.004 kilometres long Formula 1 circuit of Spa-Francorchamps, George Russell (HitechGP) scored his second win of the season in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 29

The rain can’t stop Lance Stroll either

Behind the Williams Formula 1 team junior driver, Maximilian Günther took the flag in second place

F3 - Lance Stroll 17-year-old Lance Stroll (Prema Powerteam) remained unfazed by the initially heavy rain at the 7.004 kilometres long Spa-Francorchamps circuit and won the 19th race of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship season.

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Jul 28

Lance Stroll dominates first qualifying in the rain at Spa

In a dominant way, he claimed pole position for the 19th race of the FIA Formula 3 European Championship season

F3 - Lance Stroll Lance Stroll (Prema Powerteam, 2:31.409 minutes) showed a convincing performance in qualifying at the rain-soaked Belgian Formula 1 circuit of Spa-Francorchamps. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 27

Tales from the paddock: Formula 1, DTM and AMG Customer Sports

This is what happened: Weekend’s results & facts

Mercedes There are two highlights of the 2016 season coming up next weekend: for the Silver Arrows, # F1isBACK in Germany; meanwhile, AMG Customer Sports teams will be competing in the 24-hour race at Spa-Francorchamps. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 26

Challenging rollercoaster ride at Spa-Francorchamps

Canadian Lance Stroll (Prema Powerteam) will travel to Spa-Francorchamps as championship leader

FIA Formula 3 European Championship Spa-Francorchamps 2015 Before the FIA Formula 3 European Championship teams and drivers head into their summer break, there is another round to be contested, with races 19, 20 and 21 taking place at Belgium’s legendary 7.004-kilometre-long Ardennes-Rollercoaster. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 26

The Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Europe breaks all records: 50 cars on grid at Spa Francorchamps

The fourth round of the one-make series scheduled on the weekend of July 29-30 on the historic Belgian circuit

The Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Europe breaks all records 50 cars on grid at Spa Francorchamps The Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Europe reaches 50 cars, as many will be the Huracán LP 620-2 Super Trofeos at the start of the fourth round of Spa-Francorchamps this weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 25

Determined Stroll keen to extend points lead in Belgium

Montréal-born Lance targeting top results in Spa-Francorchamps races 

Lance Stroll Lance Stroll heads for Spa-Francorchamps next week (28-30 July) and the next three FIA European Formula 3 Championship races certain it will be “business as usual” at the majestic Belgium venue.

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Jun 23

Pirelli announces compound choices and mandatory sets for the 2016 Grands Prix of Belgium and Japan

These are the tyres that Pirelli has said must be used at some point in the race

2016-03-03 - Pirelli announces compound choices and mandatory sets for the 2016 Grand Prix Of Europe Pirelli will bring the following three compounds to the thirteenth round of the 2016 Formula One season in Belgium*, to be held (August 25-28) on the Spa-Francorchamps circuit.

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May 22

Formula V8 3.5: Tom Dillmann (AVF) back to pole at Spa

Round 03, Spa-Francorchamps

Tom Dillmann (AVF) back to pole at SpaFrenchman Tom Dillmann (AVF) captured another pole position today at Spa-Francorchamps, in the second qualifying session for the Formula V8 3.5 event at the Belgian venue.

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