Tag Archive: Volkswagen

Aug 20

Ogier hopes to break Volkswagen duck

ADAC Rallye Deutschland

ADAC Rallye Deutschland - Sebastien OgierAn elusive victory on home soil will be the target for Volkswagen’s flying trio of drivers at the Rally of Germany in Trier this weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 07

Volkswagen to start 2017 testing

The German squad will be the first manufacturer to test a car featuring the exciting new-generation rules

Volkswagen Motorsport is due to begin testing a World Rally Car incorporating new-for-2017 technical regulations this month, wrc.com understands. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 04

Ogier holds slender lead in Poland

Sébastien Ogier headed a Volkswagen Motorsport 1-2-3 after Friday’s opening leg of 72nd LOTOS Rally Poland

The FIA World Rally Championship leader headed Andreas Mikkelsen by 2.1sec, with Jari-Matti Latvala a further 8.7sec behind in third. All three are driving Polo R cars. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 25

74 entries for LOTOS 72nd Rally Poland

There are 14 entries in the top-line World Rally Car class

The organisers of LOTOS 72nd Rally Poland have confirmed a seventy-four car entry for the event, which runs from 2-5 July and is the seventh round of the world championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 22

Tanner Foust earns first GRC win for Volkswagen Beetle in Daytona

Rockstar Energy Drink VW Beetle charging for the championship

The Rockstar Energy Drink Volkswagen Beetle slides to rallycross victory in Daytona Rockstar Energy Drink driver Tanner Foust drove the new Volkswagen Beetle rallycross car to its maiden GRC victory this weekend at the Daytona Global Rallycross doubleheader. His victory makes it two in a row for the Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross Team, after teammate Scott Speed won at the non-championship scoring X Games earlier this month in Austin. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 21

Neuville hungers for more power

Neuville downplayed the significance of the changes

Thierry Neuville believes engine modifications introduced at Rally Guanajuato Mexico gave his Hyundai i20 World Rally Car a modest power increase – but still not enough to challenge the championship leading Volkswagens. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 16

Volkswagen Sweden presents two World Championship teams

Both teams were presented at a press conference staged in Stockholm

World RX - Volkswagen Sweden Two World Championship teams backed by Volkswagen Sweden will enter the 2015 FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 05

FIM CEV Repsol Championship to reach global audience

Here’s your chance to see the latest cars from M-Sport, Volkswagen, Citroen and Hyundai from any angle you want.

The FIM CEV Repsol expands its international television coverage The FIM CEV Repsol Championship will now be broadcast all over the world to a huge audience via a number of different platforms. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 25

Rallye Monte Carlo: Ogier wins the Monte again

Volkswagen’s Sebastien Ogier has taken the victory on Rallye Monte Carlo

Sebastien Ogier Sebastien Ogier starts the 2015 WRC season with victory on Rallye Monte Carlo, as he bids to take the Drivers’ title for the third year in succession. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 14

Signature F3 signs Alexander Albon & Dorian Bocolacci!

In 2015, Philippe Sinault’s team will enter two Dallara F3 single-seaters

Signature_Racing_logo After a two-season gap, Signature made its return to Formula 3 at the end of last season, with some fine performances at Imola and during the FIA World Cup in Macau.

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Jan 03

Stellar entry for Rallye Monte-Carlo

Defending champion Sebastien Ogier heads the seeded list

European Rally Championship logo Rallye Monte-Carlo, the opening round of the 2015 World Rally Championship, has attracted a star-studded entry that includes 96 crews, 18 World Rally Cars and two drivers who between them have accrued 11 world titles. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 23

Season review part 10: Exotics ThreeBond with T-Sport make it to the top 10

FIA Formula 3 European Championship Newsflash

FIA Formula 3 European Championship logo

Despite new engine regulations, the 2014 entry list mainly featured single-seaters powered by the well known power units of Volkswagen and Mercedes-Benz.

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Dec 14

David Coulthard crowned Champion of Champions

Thirteen-time Formula 1 grand prix winner David Coulthard lifts the Race Of Champions trophy for the first time 

News imageMultiple Formula 1 grand prix winner David Coulthard put in a stunning performance to eclipse 15 fellow stars of motor sport and win the Race Of Champions on a thrilling afternoon of action and entertainment at Bushy Park Barbados. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 13

Team Nordic win the ROC Nations Cup

Tom Kristensen and Petter Solberg have stormed to the 2014 ROC Nations Cup title

News imageTeam Nordic’s Tom Kristensen and Petter Solberg are celebrating after they took a stunning victory in the 2014 ROC Nations Cup at Bushy Park Barbados. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 12

Motor sport legends prepare for the Race Of Champions

Some of the world’s best drivers

News imageMany of the world’s greatest drivers have taken part in the first practice session at Bushy Park Barbados ahead of this weekend’s Race Of Champions. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 12

Countdown to ROC 2014: Race Of Champions in numbers

ROC 2014 in Barbados will be the 26th annual end-of-season Race Of Champions since its first event in Paris in 1988.

News imageBushy Park Barbados is ROC’s first host venue in the Americas – and the 11th overall – along with such prestigious host venues as London’s Wembley Stadium, the Stade de France in Paris and Beijing’s ‘Bird’s Nest’ Olympic Stadium. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 11

Volkswagen Polo RX completes ROC 2014 car line-up

The Race Of Champions has been running for over 25 years

2014-08-08_0565 The stunning Volkswagen Polo RX Supercar will be in action at this weekend’s Race Of Champions at Bushy Park Barbados. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 30

Audi confirms Domenicali signing

Audi has confirmed the signing of former Ferrari team boss Stefano Domenicali.

2014-01-16_0782 According to DPA news agency, a spokesman for the Volkswagen-owned marque admitted that the 49-year-old Italian will start work at Ingolstadt on November 1. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 29

Domenicali to start work at Audi next week – report

Stefano Domenicali will reportedly start work at Audi next week.

2014-01-16_0782 Earlier this month, reports emerged that the former Ferrari team boss had accepted an offer to work for the Volkswagen-owned carmaker. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 19

Tanner Foust to race Rockstar Energy Drink Volkswagen Beetle

New car to debut at Los Angeles doubleheader

Tanner Foust - Rockstar Energy Drink Volkswagen Beetle This weekend marks the exciting debut of the Rockstar Energy Drink Volkswagen Beetle, which Tanner Foust will drive in the Global Rallycross doubleheader in Los Angeles. Read the rest of this entry »

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