Tag Archive: Sparco

May 26

Sparco® & McLaren from real to virtual together

Sparco® joins McLaren in World’s Faster Gamer Competition

Fernando AlonsoNot only on track. Not only on cars. SPARCO® and McLaren, after over 20 years of cooperation, again together for writing another chapter in motorsport history. Read the rest of this entry »


May 04

McLaren and Logitech G team up for the World’s Fastest Gamer competition

Mclaren announces World’s Fastest Gamer – A Global Competition with the greatest prize in esports

2017-05-04 - McLaren and Logitech G team up for the World’s Fastest Gamer competitionMcLaren has become the first Formula 1 team to enter the esports arena, announcing World’s Fastest Gamer – the world’s most intense and demanding competition for virtual racers. It’s a contest that will see the winner offered the best job in esports – a role with the Formula 1 team as one of its official simulator drivers.  Read the rest of this entry »


Feb 01

Sparco® and Ford – Chip Ganassi, winning combination in Daytona

After Le Mans 24h victory last year, Ford Chip Ganassi Racing’s Ford GTs conquers the Rolex 24h at Daytona

Ford Chip Ganassi Racing - n° 66 A winning combination, that binds SPARCO® to Ford Chip Ganassi Racing. At the second year of partnership with the blue oval’s brand and one of the most successful teams in the history of motorsport “made in USA” SPARCO® and Ford Chip Ganassi Racing reach the victory in the Rolex 24 hours at Daytona. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 19

Sparco® with Citroen and M-Sport in WRC

First act for World Rally Championship in Montecarlo, SPARCO® unveils its partnership with Citroen Total Abu Dhabi and M-Sport     

Citroen C3 WRC Plus 2017 - Citroen Total Abu Dhabi Only few hours before the start of the World Rally Championship in Montecarlo. Also in 2017 SPARCO® will be in the WRC and will point at the top along with the drivers of the Citroen Total Abu Dhabi World Rally Team and the M-Sport World Rally Team. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 15

Sparco® alongside the winners of Dakar 2017

The 1-2-3 from Peugeot and the double from Team Kamaz with the bronze for Petronas Iveco De Rooy means SPARCO® monopoly on Dakar 2017 podium     

Kamaz Master Team Volpiano (TO) – A resounding success for SPARCO® at the Dakar 2017. Both the podium of cars, monopolized by the Team Peugeot Total with “mr Dakar” Stephane Peterhansel, Sebastien Loeb and Cyril Despres, and truck with Nikolaev and Sotnikov with Kamaz official team over the third position with the Iveco Powerstar driven by Gerard De Rooy, signify a double victory for the Volpiano’s brand, alongside the drivers and the team climbed the podium in Buenos Aires. Read the rest of this entry »


Dec 30

Sparco® aiming at the top for Dakar 2017

Starts January 2 the race that opens the season. Sparco with the leading teams and drivers     

Sparco® aiming at the top for Dakar 2017 One of the most awaited moments of the season: the Dakar. It does not need introduction, the epic race that puts a strain on vehicles and drivers, in 13 days, they will face over 9000 km between Paraguay, Bolivia and Argentina. SPARCO®, as usual, will be present with important technical innovations that, from year to year, are to simplify the drivers’ life, already subjected to massive psychological and physical stress, in one of the toughest races in the world. Read the rest of this entry »


Dec 23

Sparco® Gaming – Virtual Ever Real

Sparco experience in racing world meets the virtual

Cockpit Evolve More and more realistic virtual world. It is from this concept that SPARCO®, brand leader in research and development, was inspired and designed a line of products that would make the experience of the ‘simulation’ and gaming, ever closer to reality. A field should not be underestimated because, increasingly, the search for performance on track starts right in front of a monitor.

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Dec 14

Sparco® Teamwork – Safety On Work

The new 2017 safety collection presented.    

SPARCO® Racing Evo 2016 is going to the end, but SPARCO® is already projected to 2017 with all the news both in racing and in the teamwork. Between Monza Rally Show and the Bologna Motor Show the Volpiano’s brand has had the opportunity to present to the users SPARCO® Teamwork collection. Read the rest of this entry »


Dec 01

Sparco® Karting in the sign of innovation

It completely renews karting line of Volpiano’s brand

Sparco - Prime KS-10 A renewal from head to toe. SPARCO® presents its 2017 in the world of karting. A completely renewed line from helmets to shoes, going from the suits and gloves. Increasingly high performance fabrics, technical specifications in the name of security and a modern design that gives a nod to fashion. Read the rest of this entry »


Sep 30

Alex Zanardi back on track with Sparco

Paralympic Champion Alex Zanardi back on track in Mugello for the last round of Italian GT Championship

Alex Zanardi - Sparco Prime Zanardi will fit the new Sparco Prime suit on his BMW Team Italia’s BWM M6 GT3. Welcome back Alex. Alex Zanardi will be back on track in the sixth round of Italian GT Championship next October 16th . Sparco will join the Italian champion that will fit the new Sparco Prime suit, the lightest suit ever made by Volpiano’s brand. The suit weight il less than 600gr.  Read the rest of this entry »


Feb 04

Sparco again on top in Rolex 24 At Daytona

The Tequila Patron Prototype crew wins the 54th Rolex 24 at Daytona wearing Sparco  

Sparco logo Sparco is again on the top step of the podium at Rolex 24 at Daytona. After 24 hours race, only 26’’ the gap between Tequila Patron Ligier – Honda prototype and the Wayne Taylor Racing Chevrolet Corvette DP. Scott Sharp, Ed Brown, Johannes van Overbeek, Luis “Pipo” Derani and the Extreme Speed Motorsport crew, win an incredible race after a fantastic comeback, wearing the Sparco Superleggera suits. Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 28

Stars and stripes Sparco growth in U.S. market

The Italian brand is strengthened in the United States of America

Sparco USA Volpiano (TO) – Sparco is increasingly international with over 800 employees in over 80 countries. One of the most important markets for the Italian Brand is the U.S. market that has reached almost 20% of Sparco’s global turnover.    Read the rest of this entry »


Jan 25

Sparco teams up with Ford Chip Ganassi Racing

The journey to the Le Mans 24 Hours has begun

FordGT_2016_WEC_Pla_Mucke_Priaulx_Franchitti The Italian brand is partner on the all-new Ford GT in FIA World Endurance Championship and IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. Read the rest of this entry »


Dec 29

Sparco’s 2016 starts with Dakar

Volpiano’s brand at the forefront in legendary Rally Dakar

Sparco Dakar 2016 2016 first event. The legendary Rally Raid and Sparco, a brand that certainly could not to miss out giving its support. Sparco starts the new year with a massive presence in Dakar Rally, which kicks off on January 2nd from Rosario, Argentina, and finishes 14 days later in the same town, after about 10.000 kilometers spread between Argentina and Bolivia.

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Oct 19

4 Hours of Estoril: Dramatic end to 2014 ELMS Season in Portugal

Fifth place for no36 Signatech Alpine secures the 2014 European Le Mans Series driver and team titles


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The final round of the 2014 European Le Mans Series, the 4 Hours of Estoril, has been won by the No.24 ORECA 03R of Sébastien Loeb Racing, Vincent Capillaire and endurance debutant Jimmy Eriksson giving the team its first win in the Championship and the series its fifth different winner from five races. Read the rest of this entry »


Oct 17

Sparco set to debut new mechanics helmet at Estoril ELMS round

Sparco has had a very successful 2014 race season with involvement in all forms of motorsport

Sparco helmet Global race wear specialists Sparco will debut a brand new piece of safety apparel at this weekend’s European Le Mans Series finale at Estoril in Portugal.
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Sep 02

Sparco prepares for GP2 award presentation in home Grand Prix at Monza

Jolyon Palmer will receive the Sparco GP2 Award for 2014 in Monza

Sparco logo Italian race wear specialists Sparco are looking forward to a very special celebration on home soil as the company prepares to formally present its inaugural Sparco GP2 Award this Thursday. Read the rest of this entry »


Jul 20

Coletti gambles for GP2 sprint victory (updated²)

Monegasque bet on slicks at wet start pays for win

GP2 - Felipe Nasr (Carlin), Stefano Coletti (Racing Engineering), Stoffel Vandoorne (ART Grand Prix) Stefano Coletti rolled the dice when a brief but fierce downpour just before this morning’s sprint race threw everyone’s race plans out the window: with the track still wet, the conservative choice was to start on wet tyres, but the Monegasque driver and the Williams tester Felipe Nasr were among the few drivers to take a gamble on slicks, one which paid well when the pair finished 1-2 ahead of McLaren test driver Stoffel Vandoorne. Read the rest of this entry »


Jun 12

Le Mans 24 Hours: Qualifying news (updated)

Pierre Ragues qualifies for eighth Le Mans 24 Hours after hectic qualifying sessions at Circuit de la Sarthe 

2014-06-11-1423French endurance racer Pierre Ragues has today qualified for an impressive eighth 24 Hours of Le Mans after setting the required night-time laps with the Larbre Competition team in this evening’s qualifying session.

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Jun 12

Le Mans 24 Hours: Sparco shows its suport for Restos du Coeur

Sparco is selling a range of its company t-shirts signed by Alpine drivers

Sparco logo Sparco, the international motorsport race wear specialist, is using its presence at this weekend’s 24 Hours of Le Mans to shows its support for the French charity Restaurants du Coeur (Restos du Coeur).

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