Tag Archive: Spain

May 12

GP2 Series round 1 preview: Barcelona, Spain

GP2 Series Barcelona, Spain preview

GP2 Class 2016 Presentation of the first round of the season. The twelfth season of the GP2 Series kicks off this weekend at Barcelona as the Circuit de Catalunya hosts the first round. Once again, the 2016 grid is highlycompetitive with multiple race winners and podium finishers hoping to shine and out-best their rivals.

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May 12

GP3 Series round 1 preview Barcelona, Spain

GP3 Series Barcelona, Spain preview

GP3 Class 2016 The wait is over! The seventh season of the GP3 Series commences at the Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona on 13-14-15 May 2016. This year sees all nine rounds running alongside Formula One giving the talented stars of the future their chance to showcase their potential in front of the F1 fraternity.

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Mar 04

GP2 Series 2016 season calendar confirmed

New season made of eleven support events of Formula OneTM World Championship
2015-11-20-Friday The 2016 GP2 SeriesTM calendar was confirmed today. Once again, it will consist of eleven rounds in total, all support events of the Formula OneTM World Championship. Eight rounds will be held in Europe with three flyaway events to complete the calendar: new venue Baku in Azerbaijan, the return of Sepang in Malaysia, and Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 04

GP3 Series 2016 season calendar unveiled

Nine events alongside Formula One including a new venue for the Series

GP3 Series 2016 season calendar unveiledGP3 Series organisers are pleased to announce the 2016 calendar for the upcoming season. Once again, the Series will be contested over a total of nine rounds – all of which are support events to the Formula One World Championship. Seven rounds will be held on European soil, with two flyaway events concluding the campaign. There is a new venue on the calendar with the addition of Sepang in Malaysia to the category.

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Feb 26

WEC: Aston Martin Racing in tests at the Valencia circuit in Spain

Aston Martin Racing team sought sunny weather and a mild climate to test its cars for the new season

After having confirmed its driver line-ups and tyre manufacturer switch for the 2016 World Endurance Championship (WEC) season, Aston Martin Racing is currently conducting a test session at the Valencia circuit. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 22

Ahead of the Red Bull Racing-TAG Heuer RB12 making its track debut at the first pre-season test at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya in Spain

Introducing the RB12 

2016-02-22 - Red Bull Racing RB12 03 Beyond the striking matte livery unveiled in London last week, the all-new RB12 incorporates a host of improvements based on the lessons learned from the 2015 season.

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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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