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Feb 05

Drivex enters 2016 Formula 4 Spain

Squad founded by Miguel Ángel de Castro and Pedro Martínez de la Rosa

Cursos de conducción en circuitos profesionales para empresas y particularesDrivex is delighted to announce their participation in the new Formula 4 Spain, a championship recently launched and taking place in the Iberian Peninsula throughout 2016.

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Nov 05

Yamaha takes successful first steps to Superbike return

Successfully achieving its objectives, the initial test programme focused on familiarising the new riders

Yamaha Motor Europe’s return to the FIM Superbike World Championship began in earnest this week with a preliminary two-day test at the Circuito de Jerez, in Spain, introducing riders Alex Lowes and Sylvain Guintoli to the new Pata Yamaha YZF-R1.

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Sep 20

Davies returns to winning ways in Race 2 at Jerez

Aprilia pair join Ducati winner on the podium as Rea and Sykes complete top 5.

WSBK - Chaz Davies Chaz Davies (Aruba.it Racing – Ducati SBK Team) went one better than in race 1 to win the second race of the day at a very hot and sunny Jerez Circuit in Spain. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 16

Spain in WorldSBK history

Plenty of World Superbike history has been made in Spain

SBK eni Superbike Fim World Championship - WSBK logo white More will come this weekend – and it could include a title-crowning moment. The first WorldSBK event to be staged in Spain came back in the third year of the series, 1990, when Jerez hosted a round in March. It proved a precursor of what was to come, as France’s Raymond Roche did the double en route to that year’s world title. During the season he only lost the overall lead once, after Hockenheim. Read the rest of this entry »

May 08

Live streaming of Monaco ePrix in Spain

Formula E fans in Spain will be able to watch this weekend’s Monaco ePrix via YouTube and Dailymotion

YouTube and Dailymotion to show practice, qualifying and the raceThe first European round of the all-electric single-seater series takes place in the glamorous surroundings of Monaco. With the half-way point of the season having passed, this is sure to be a crucial race in the battle for the championship.

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May 05

New chapter about to begin for GP3 debutant Morris in Barcelona

“It should be a good first weekend in GP3”

GP3 - Seb Morris Multiple motor racing champion Seb Morris is just days away from his eagerly awaited race debut in FIA Formula One World Championship support category GP3, and the 19-year-old says he is as well prepared as possible ahead of the season curtain-raiser at the Circuit de Catalunya in Spain. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 28

Bridgestone MotoGP Jerez preview

Round 4 preview, Spain

MotoGP logoMotoGP™ returns to its spiritual homeland of Europe as round four of the world championship takes place at Spain’s iconic Jerez circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 22

Pirelli announces nominations for Spain, Monaco, Canada and Austria

Pirelli has nominated the tyres that will be used in the grands prix of Spain, Monaco, Canada and Austria

Pirelli  The nominations are the same as 2014, but with the cars going faster this year, there is more energy going through the tyres. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 08

GP3 heads to Valencia for second pre-season test

Two day test session at Circuit Ricardo Tormo

GP3 heads to Valencia for second pre-season testThe GP3 Series travels to Valencia in Spain for the second pre-season test session ahead of the 2015 season. Circuit Ricardo Tormo hosts the two day test which will provide the teams with valuable data and set-up time with Round One fast approaching. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 01

Pre-season test three: Barcelona, Spain, February 26-March 1, 2015

The teams were able to test the entire range of 2015 P Zero tyres in Barcelona

 

2015-02-28 - Pirelli 0048“Barcelona represented the final opportunity for the teams to assess the interaction between our latest tyres and the 2015 cars, which as we have all noted appear to be significantly quicker than last year’s cars.” Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 26

Barcelona testing times and compounds

First of four testing days ended at 6pm in Barcelona (Spain).

PirelliFollowing an overcast start in the morning, afternoon ambient temperature was up to 16°C, asphalt to 18°C. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 22

Pre-season test two: Barcelona, Spain, February 19-22, 2015

Teams continue season preparation by trying out all the tyres in Barcelona apart from the Full Wet

2015-02-22 - Pirelli“Once again in Barcelona, as was the case at the first test in Jerez, we had quite cool weather and a sprinkling of rain, but the teams were still able to get through a considerable testing distance, with all the compounds apart from the full wet tried out, although there was very little significant running on the intermediate.”

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Feb 04

Pre-season test one: Jerez de la Frontera, Spain, February 1-4, 2015

Pirelli motorsport test report

2015-02-04 - PirelliThe four days at Jerez were quite a straightforward test, with all the teams present getting in a lot more running than they did at this time last year: which just goes to show the phenomenal rate at which this hybrid technology has developed. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 03

Ten drivers already confirmed for the 2015 Formula Renault 3.5 Series season

Four of them competed in last year’s championship

Ten drivers already confirmed for the 2015 Formula Renault 3.5 Series seasonWith a few weeks still to go before the first testing sessions of the 2015 Formula Renault 3.5 Series season, to be held at the Circuito de Jerez in Spain on 5-6 March, ten drivers have already confirmed they will be lining up on the grid for the year ahead.

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Feb 01

Scuderia Toro Rosso Jerez Test, Day One

2015 track action began today with the first official test of the year in southern Spain.
2015-01-31 - Scuderia Toro Rosso - STR10 Launch Max Verstappen (18)Scuderia Toro Rosso, with Carlos Sainz at the wheel, shared the Jerez de la Frontera track with six other teams, running in dry and relatively cool conditions.

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Feb 01

Mercedes AMG Petronas gets back to work with the new F1 W06 Hybrid Silver Arrow

F1 W06 Hybrid Technical Specification and Information

2015-02-01 - Mercedes AMG Petronas - F1 W06 Hybrid - Launch Jerez - Nico Rosberg - Lewis Hamilton (1)The Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team today unveiled its 2015 Formula One World Championship challenger, the F1 W06 Hybrid, ahead of the first day of pre-season testing at the Circuito de Jerez in Spain.

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Feb 01

Infiniti Red Bull’s Racing’s 2015 Formula One car, the RB11 is revealed

The  RB11 revealed
2015-02-01 - Infiniti Red Bull Racing - RB11 - Studio (1)After an intensely busy off-season, Infiniti Red Bull’s Racing’s 2015 Formula One car, the RB11, has hit the track and begun testing at the Circuito de Jerez in Spain ahead of the new season.

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Jan 31

Scuderia Toro Rosso presents the new STR10 in Jerez

The STR10 was revealed today at the Jerez de la Frontera circuit in southern Spain.

As the car’s codename implies, 2015 will be Scuderia Toro Rosso’s tenth year in Formula 1 and CEPSA, who hosted today’s launch, has sponsored the team for the past 4 years.

Jan 21

Guintoli and van der Mark complete Aragon test

Unfortunately, the weather at both tests prevented riders from completing a full scheduled programme

The Pata Honda World Superbike team concluded back-to-back pre-season tests yesterday at Aragon in Spain, following a two-day test last week at Portimao in Portugal. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 21

First laps in public for the Renault Sport R.S. 01

At the wheel, Alain Prost was impressed by its performance

The Renault Sport R.S. 01 made its first laps in public on October 18 at the Jerez track in Spain, for the last leg of the World Series By Renault. Read the rest of this entry »

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