Tag Archive: Thed Björk

Dec 29

The WTCC champions of 2017

Here’s a quick reminder

The WTCC champions of 2017Thed Björk, Polestar Cyan Racing, Tom Chilton and Sébastien Loeb Racing were the big winners as the curtain came down on the FIA World Touring Car Championship in 2017.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 21

Guerrieri miracle save was WTCC media’s moment of 2017 (+video)

The dramatic clash occurred at Twin Ring Motegi

Guerrieri miracle save was WTCC media’s moment of 2017Esteban Guerrieri’s sensational save at FIA WTCC JVCKENWOOD Race of Japan following contact with Thed Björk was voted by members of the World Touring Car Championship media as their moment of 2017. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 18

Polestar Cyan Racing releases Thed Björk WTCC title tribute video

Björk secured his maiden WTCC crown at the end of only his second full season in the series

Polestar Cyan Racing releases Thed Björk WTCC title tribute videoPolestar Cyan Racing has released a special video to commemorate Thed Björk’s FIA World Touring Car Championship title triumph in Qatar earlier this month. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 03

New WTCC champion sends out message of support to Monteiro

“Big respect to Tiago and I am missing him a lot and I send all my best to him”

New WTCC champion sends out message of support to MonteiroThed Björk took time out of his celebrations for winning the 2017 FIA World Touring Car Championship to send a message of support to Tiago Monteiro. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 02

Race report: Björk claims WTCC title glory in Qatar

Kris Richard achieves podium finish in Qatar

Race report: Björk claims WTCC title glory in QatarTom Chilton and Esteban Guerrieri shared the wins but it was Thed Björk who came out on top of a tense title showdown in Qatar as the provisional FIA World Touring Car champion for 2017*. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 01

WTCC title fight is go!

Björk holds the numerical advantage for Polestar Cyan Racing

WTCC title fight is go!Thed Björk and Norbert Michelisz will face-off for the FIA World Touring Car Championship in Qatar tonight 6.5 points apart following a thrilling, wide-open season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 30

WTCC title leader Björk: we’re just playing our card

Muller has spent 2017 testing for Volvo’s factory team

WTCC title leader Björk: we’re just playing our cardThed Björk has defended Polestar Cyan Racing’s decision to bench Néstor Girolami for the FIA World Touring Car Championship showdown on Friday night and replace him with Yvan Muller, the most successful driver in WTCC history. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 04

Zero Macau knowledge not a problem, says WTCC leader Björk

FIA World Touring Car Championship leader Thed Björk insists he’s not worried that he’s never raced in Macau before

Zero Macau knowledge not a problem, says WTCC leader BjörkBjörk heads the standings by 16.5 points with two weekends remaining, starting with WTCC JVCKENWOOD Race of Macau from 16-19 November. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 16

WTCC: Honda heading home with makes’ lead

Following the visit to the all-new Ningbo International Speedpark

Honda heading home with WTCC makes’ leadHonda will head to its home event – next week’s JVCKENWOOD WTCC Race of Japan – leading the race for the FIA World Touring Car Championship for Manufacturers. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 28

New track, same approach says WTCC title chaser Björk 

Thed Björk will have no time to waste when Free Practice 1 gets underway at FIA WTCC Race of China next month

New track, same approach says WTCC title chaser BjörkThat’s when Björk and his World Touring Car Championship rivals sample the all-new Ningbo International Speedpark for the first time in their TC1 machinery.

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May 28

WTCC: Twin Nürburgring wins for Volvo Polestar fire up thrilling title battle

WTCC Race of Germany

Race report: Twin Nürburgring wins for Volvo Polestar fire up thrilling WTCC title battleThed Björk and Nicky Catsburg were the winners for Polestar Cyan Racing as the FIA World Touring Car Championship title race was blown wide open following a dramatic WTCC Race of Germany on the legendary Nürburgring Nordschleife this afternoon. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 01

WTCC Main Race flash: Björk takes emphatic victory (updated)

Double podium for Tiago Monteiro in Monza

WTCC Main Race flash: Björk takes emphatic victoryPolestar Cyan Racing’s Thed Björk scored a resounding FIA World Touring Car Championship victory for Volvo in the Main Race at Monza. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 19

WTCC: Thed Björk is all set for a “fast and challenging” ride when the FIA World Touring Car Championship stops off in Italy next week

Björk: Bring on the WTCC’s fast and challenging

Björk: Bring on the WTCC’s fast and challengingSwift Swede Björk, part of the all-star Polestar Cyan Racing attack on the 2017 WTCC, will be in action at mythical Monza from 29-30 April and can’t wait for the chance to tame the Italian Grand Prix venue in his Volvo S60 Polestar. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 20

WTCC: Polestar chief reveals Muller impact

“He’s a very friendly gentleman, he fits in well with the team”

Polestar WTCC chief reveals Muller impactAlexander Murdzevski Schedvin has spoken of the “valuable contribution” Yvan Muller is making to Polestar Cyan Racing’s FIA World Touring Car Championship preparations. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 28

WTCC: Polestar Cyan Racing reveals new WTCC driver line-up and targets world title glory for Volvo

Nicky Catsburg and Néstor Girolami will join long-term Volvo driver Thed Björk

Polestar Cyan Racing reveals new WTCC driver line-up and targets world title glory for VolvoFactory Volvo team Polestar Cyan Racing has recruited an all-star driver line-up to achieve its stated aim in 2017: to win the FIA World Touring Car Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 02

Positive WTCC moments boost Björk

“The win in the Opening Race in China and the positive moment of that [Main Race] podium [in Qatar] was really important” – Björk

Positive WTCC moments boost BjörkThed Björk believes he can make an ever bigger impact in this season’s FIA World Touring Car Championship – because of the manner in which he finished Polestar Cyan Racing’s maiden WTCC campaign in 2016. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 18

How a high low boosted Volvo Polestar’s WTCC challenge

Thed Björk and Fredrik Ekblom both struggled for form at WTCC Race of Morocco back in May

How a high low boosted Volvo Polestar’s WTCC challengePolestar’s motorsport boss Alexander Murdzevski Schedvin has revealed how his FIA World Touring Car Championship factory Volvo squad hit back from a tough Marrakech weekend to exceed expectations by winning in its first season in the WTCC. Read the rest of this entry »

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