Tag Archive: Vallelunga

Mar 28

WEC: Porsche presents the 919 Hybrid and the team in Monza

Venue is the high-speed race track in Monza, Italy, set in the famous Royal Park close to Milan

2017-01-19_0298After test drives on the circuits of Valencia (ES), Aragon (ES), Vallelunga (IT) and Paul Ricard (FR), Porsche now will present the new 919 Hybrid on March 31 at 14:00 hrs in public.

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Mar 15

Second round of DTM tests this week at Vallelunga

The second round of DTM tests is on

Second round of DTM tests this week at VallelungaFrom Tuesday to Thursday (14th to 16th March), Audi, BMW and Mercedes-AMG continue their preparations for the coming season at Vallelunga. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 29

FIA Formula 3 European Championship to test at Hockenheimring

Wednesday and Thursday this week for two official test days

Last weekend, the FIA Formula 3 European Championship teams and drivers battled it out for points, race wins and positions at the fifth round of the season at Nuremberg’s Norisring. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 01

WorldSBK 2016 Calendar Update

At this time, a replacement venue for this Italian Round of the Championship is still being evaluated

The FIM and DWO would like to announce the cancellation of the 2016 WorldSBK Italian Round that was to be held at the Autodromo Nazionale Monza during the weekend of the 22nd – 24th July. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 04

Callum Ilott the quickest on day two at Vallelunga

The best rookie was Anthoine Hubert

F3 - Callum Ilott - Van Amersfoort Racing, Dallara F312 - Mercedes-Benz On the second day of the official FIA Formula 3 European Championship test at Vallelunga, Callum Ilott (Van Amersfoort Racing, 1:27.728 min) set the fastest lap time.

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Mar 03

Motopark rookies dominate day 1 at Vallelunga

All the top-four positions were secured by Team Motopark drivers

F3 - 10 Niko Kari -  Motopark, Dallara F312 - Volkswagen On the first day of the official FIA Formula 3 European Championship test, three rookies made it to the top-three positions on the time sheets. Joel Eriksson (Motopark, 1:28.488 minutes), was the quickest, with his team-mates Niko Kari (1:28.642 min) Guanyu Zhou (1:28,723 min) and Sérgio Sette Câmara (1:28,.73 min) coming second, third and fourth, in the test at the 4.085 kilometre long circuit Autodromo Piero Taruffi.  Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 03

FIA F3 EC to kick off 2016 season with test at Vallelunga

On the first day, the FIA Formula 3 European Championship will share the circuit with the FIA WTCC

The FIA Formula 3 European Championship season this year begins in early March as teams and drivers meet in Italy for the first official team test. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 22

Vallelunga to be WorldSBK back-up venue for the two-year period 2015–2016

Autodromo Vallelunga “Piero Taruffi”

Autodromo Vallelunga “Piero Taruffi” Dorna WSBK Organization and the FIM are pleased to announce that the Autodromo Vallelunga “Piero Taruffi” has become the official World Superbike back-up venue for the two-year period 2015-2016 Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 22

Trofeo Maserati shakedown and Racing Academy at Vallelunga

The sixth season in the Maserati GranTurismo MC Trofeo got underway on 21-22 March

Maserati Racing Academy Vallelunga The stage was the circuit of Vallelunga as two days of timed sessions were held. The weekend also gave drivers who have competed in the past a chance to get to know the car again.

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Mar 13

Vallelunga run comes to an end for Max Biaggi and Aprilia Racing

Max Biaggi has completed three days of testing at Vallelunga in Italy.

The WorldSBK Champion of 2010 and 2012 carried out the run at his home circuit as Aprilia Racing looked to be as prepared as possible ahead of the first ever Chang Thai Round next weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 12

Biaggi tests Aprilia WorldSBK bike at Vallelunga

Two-time World Champion takes part in Aprilia Racing test.

Tuesday saw Max Biaggi, eni FIM Superbike World Champion of 2010 and 2012, take to the race track at Vallelunga on the outskirts of Rome in Italy. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 03

Antonio Pizzonia (Zele Racing) sets fastest lap in Vallelunga test

Antonio Pizzonia, driving for Zele Racing, cruised to the fastest lap of the opening Auto GP test session of 2015 at Vallelunga.

The Brazilian, who made it on-track in time for Day 2 only, due to the long trip from Brazil, stopped the clocks in 1’23″196, completing 50 laps. The second fastest lap was set by German Sebastian Balthasar, who ended up 6 tenths of a second adrift in a Manor MP Motorsport car.

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Mar 02

The rain was the most competitive rival for the teams and drivers of Auto GP, as they faced adverse condition in day 1 of the series’ opening 2015 test at Vallelunga.

Rain disturbs Auto GP plans in Vallelunga

Auto GP logo During the early morning, an heavy rainfall forced the teams and drivers to stay into the pits, with the organization deciding to extend the length of the session.

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Mar 02

Auto GP starts a new era at Vallelunga

After the presentation of the series’ revamped car at the Bologna Motor Show last winter

With the running of a 2-day test on March 2nd and 3rd at Vallelunga, the new era of Auto GP will officially open, featuring the unification between Dutch company ISRA and the organization led by Enzo Coloni.

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Feb 28

Antonio Pizzonia joins Zele Racing for Vallelunga test

Antonio Pizzonia will be back driving an Auto GP car next week in testing at Vallelunga.

The Brazilian, a former Formula 1 driver and also a successful entry in the series promoted by Enzo Coloni, will join Zele Racing in at the Roman circuit.

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Jan 22

Auto GP returns on-track on March 2nd, 3rd at Vallelunga

The test will be a good occasion to see the improved cars on-track

Auto GP logo After having introduced their upgraded car for 2015, the Auto GP championship announced the dates for a 2-day test that will bring teams and drivers finally back on-track. Read the rest of this entry »

May 08

Eurov8series: the Vallelunga showdown highlights battle betweek Audi, Chevrolet, Mercedes and BMW

The Eurov8seriesshow will be back underway on may 17, 18 at Mugello

eurov8seriesjpg The two EUROV8SERIES races held at Vallelunga will be remembered by all the series’ fans for the excitement provided, as they witnessed the first win of Francesco Sini’s Chevreolet Camaro, who scored in Race 1, and the sensational battle that involved the Audi Sport Italia-prepared Audi RS5 racers.

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May 04

Sini (Chevrolet), Kostka (Audi) share Vallelunga Eurov8series wins

Baldan (Mercedes), Mercatali (BMW) complete race 1 podium

EuroV8Series - kostkaj Stancheris, Dionisio hand Audi an 1-2-3 finish in race 1. The second round of the 2014 EUROV8SERIES provided plenty of exciting action at Vallelunga. After the double win by Mercedes at Monza, two new brands hit the top of the podium.

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May 03

Tomas Kostka takes maiden Eurov8series pole at Vallelunga for Audi Sport Italia

Tdavide Stancheris completes all-Audi front row to top Max Mugelli (BMW M3) and Francesco Sini (Chevrolet)


EuroV8series Tomas Kostka led from start to finish in qualifying for the EUROV8SERIES round at Vallelunga. The Czech racer scored a stunning pole for the Audi Sport Italia team despite being at his first experience at the venue.

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Apr 30

Audi Sport Italia to line-up three RS5 racecars at Vallelunga

Tomas Kostka, Davide Stancheris to be joined by Ermanno Dionisio

Audi Sport Italia While the EUROV8SERIES is set to be on-track for Round 2 of 2014 at Vallelunga, Audi Sport Italia announce they will raise the game with the addition of a third RS5 race car at the Roman circuit on May 3rd and 4th. Read the rest of this entry »

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