Tag Archive: Suzuka

Jul 28

MotoGP™ stars return to Suzuka once again

Suzuka 8-Hour

The famous Suzuka 8-Hour Endurance is one of the most prestigious in the world, a number of Grand Prix riders hunting for glory. Read the rest of this entry »

May 26

Jules Bianchi’s family begins legal proceedings

“Jules Bianchi’s death was avoidable”
2014-06-05_0125 The family of the late Jules Bianchi are to begin legal proceedings against the FIA, Marussia and FOM following the F1 driver’s death as a result of injuries sustained during the 2014 Japanese Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 16

FIA President Jean Todt says bringing canopies into motorsport to improve cockpit safety must be done carefully and to what is practical

Todt careful in safety canopy investigations

2015-06-07_1820 FIA President Jean Todt says bringing canopies into motorsport to improve cockpit safety needs to be looked at very carefully to understand what is practical. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 24

Ragazzi takes Race 1 at Suzuka

Riccardo Ragazzi got back to winning ways in the Maserati Trofeo World Series

Maserati GranTurismo MC Trofeo_Riccardo Ragazzi (2) Victory arrived in Race 1 at Suzuka, Japan, in what is the fifth round in the series. Ragazzi made the most of the pole position he earned in the morning’s Super Pole to lead from start to finish. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 21

The Maserati Trofeo in Japan for the first time

Maserati Trofeo World Series – Suzuka (J) – 23-24-25 October 2015

Maserati GranTurismo MC Trofeo Maserati will appear at the Japanese circuit of Suzuka for the first time in its history, one that stretches back over a hundred years. The occasion will be Round 5 in the Maserati Trofeo World Series on the weekend of 24-25 October, one that ties in with the sixth round in the Super Taikyu series. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 06

Hamilton hunts double delight in Russia!

Lewis Hamilton is looking to make it two wins from two Russian Grand Prix after fighting back to the top with victory at Suzuka

Hamilton hunts double delight in RussiaLewis Hamilton says he wants to serve up double delight in Russia after bouncing back at Suzuka to extend his championship lead to 48 points over Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg.  Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 27

Formula One teams Japanese Grand Prix race report

apanese Grand Prix Formula One race report

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

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Sep 26

Formula One teams Japanese Grand Prix qualifying report

Japanese Grand Prix Formula One qualifying report

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

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Sep 25

Formula One teams Japanese Grand Prix free practice report

Japanese Grand Prix Formula One free practice report

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

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Sep 25

McLaren-Honda urging Button to stay for 2016

McLaren-Honda confirms it is working hard to persuade Jenson Button to stay with the team for 2016, rather than retire

McLaren-Honda urging Button to stay for 2016Jonathan Neale has revealed McLaren-Honda is working hard to try and convince Jenson Button to stay with the team beyond the 2015 Formula 1 season rather than retire from the sport.  Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 24

Formula One teams Japanese Grand Prix preview

Japanese Grand Prix Formula One preview

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Suzuka. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 24

Button remains coy on F1 future

Jenson Button refuses to give anything away regarding his future in Formula 1, but declares ‘he’ll be happy next year’

Button remains coy on F1 futureJenson Button says he is not yet in a position to confirm his future plans despite speculation suggesting he was primed to announcement his retirement from the sport. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 23

Mercedes predicts return to form after ‘blip’

“The performance in Singapore was far below expectations and left us with plenty to think about moving forwards”

Mercedes predicts return to form after ‘blip’Though its performance slump in Singapore remains largely unexplained, Toto Wolff is confident Mercedes will be the team to beat in Japan. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 20

Bridgestone aiming for a ‘perfect ten’ at the Suzuka 8 Hours

The 38th edition of the Suzuka 8 Hours takes place this weekend at the legendary Suzuka Circuit in Japan

Bridgestone BATTLAX MotoGP front slick tyres

Bridgestone is aiming to extend its record-breaking run of success at the Suzuka 8 Hours Endurance Road Race to ten consecutive victories as a tyre supplier, with the world’s largest tyre manufacturer supporting a roster of racing stars at Japan’s most prestigious motorcycle road race.

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Nov 20

Stevens completes Team driver line-up

Will Stevens completes Caterham F1 team driver line-up

11 - Caterham F1 TeamFollowing our announcement earlier this week that Kamui will be driving for the team again at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, the Caterham F1 Team is pleased to announce that Will Stevens will race alongside the Japanese driver this weekend in Abu Dhabi. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 19

A Statement from the Bianchi Family (updated)

Bianchi moved to France, Schumacher ‘paralysed’

2014-06-07_0284 The parents of Jules Bianchi, Philippe and Christine, would like to provide the following information regarding Jules’ medical care, by way of an update to the media and his fans. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 06

Brazil moves tractor after Bianchi crash

“The Bianchi accident certainly made us think”

Interlagos aerial Organisers of the Brazilian grand prix have tweaked safety measures in light of Jules Bianchi’s life-threatening Suzuka crash a month ago. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 31

Alonso keeps F1 guessing over future

Fernando Alonso is keeping the F1 paddock in the dark over his future, as a string of rival drivers also wait impatiently for his next move.

2014-10-03_0196 - Scuderia Ferrari - Japan - Fernando Alonso Undoubtedly the most powerful player on the driver market, the Spaniard is said to have definitely split with Ferrari, but reports suggest a contractual impasse is in play between Alonso and the Italian team. Once that is past, Sebastian Vettel’s Ferrari switch will surely become official, but for now even Kimi Raikkonen – the other driver wearing red – is on standby. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 31

Family denies Bianchi to leave Japan

Jules Bianchi’s family has denied reports the French driver could soon be transferred from the hospital in Japan.

2014-06-05_0125 This Sunday will mark four weeks since the Marussia driver’s life-threatening Suzuka crash, and the family announced in a new statement late on Thursday that Bianchi is still in a “critical but stable” condition. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 28

Horror month for collapsing backmarker Marussia

October was a horror month for the F1 backmarker Marussia.

2014-02-22_0032 - Marussia F1 Team - Bahrain - Jules Bianchi The first, tragic blow came in the shadow of the Suzuka typhoon, when the promising talent Jules Bianchi skidded into a recovery vehicle. Read the rest of this entry »

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