Tag Archive: Volkswagen

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 »

Jul 02

Volkswagen World RX of Sweden attracts over 100 entries

Volkswagen World RX of Sweden has attracted a record 40 Supercars

Volkswagen World RX of Sweden Teams and drivers competing in the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy have had little time to rest as the FIA’s newest World Championship moves to Sweden for round five this weekend (5-6 July).

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Jun 28

Anton Marklund leads World RX drivers in Finland

Villeneuve well placed to qualify

World RX - Finland - Anton Marklund Volkswagen Marklund’s Anton Marklund has established an early lead at World RX of Finland, round four of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy, following today’s opening two heats.

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Jun 19

‘Alternatives’ to Renault do exist for Red Bull – Mateschitz

Red Bull will decide after its home Austrian grand prix this weekend if it will continue with Renault power into the future.

Daniel Ricciardo célèbre avec l'équipe Red Bull That is the claim of team owner and supremo Dietrich Mateschitz, in a wide-ranging interview with the Austrian newspaper Kleine Zeitung ahead of the first grand prix at his very own Red Bull Ring. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 06

Red Bull sticking with Renault in 2015 – Horner

Red Bull boss Christian Horner has announced that the reigning world champions are staying with Renault power in 2015.

2014-06-05_0213In recent days, the team’s more outspoken director, Dr Helmut Marko, has suggested the forthcoming Austrian grand prix is the deadline for Renault to prove it has overcome its early-season competitive crisis.

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May 30

Red Bull to bill Renault for 2014 crisis – report

Red Bull will consider billing its engine supplier Renault, Dr Helmut Marko revealed on Friday.

2014-05-09 - Infiniti Red Bull Racing - Spain - Daniel Ricciardo (9) Already this week, the reigning world champion team’s outspoken Austrian director has hinted he would like to entice Volkswagen into F1. Read the rest of this entry »

May 28

Red Bull flirting with VW engine switch – report

Red Bull is flirting with a change of engine supplier, according to reports on Wednesday.

2014-03-30 - Infiniti Red Bull Racing - Malaysia - Sebastian Vettel  (7) Dr Helmut Marko has told Germany’s Sport Bild that the reigning world champion team will assess the progress made by current supplier Renault at the time of its home Austrian grand prix at the Red Bull Ring in June. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 25

Tanner Foust set to join World RX

Tanner Foust confirms 2014 competition schedule

Tanner Foust American Top Gear presenter and 10-time X Games medallist Tanner Foust has announced he will compete in four rounds of this year’s FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 20

Marklund Motorsport signs exclusive partnership with Volkswagen Motorsport for World RX

Toomas ‘Topi’ Heikkinen will join Marklund Motorsport
World RX - Marklund Motorsport Volkswagen Swedish rallycross team Marklund Motorsport sign three-year partnership with Volkswagen Motorsport. Read the rest of this entry »

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