Tag Archive: WTCC

Jun 22

The hunter becomes the hunted: Catsburg gets ready to defend WTCC title lead

WTCC Race of PortugalThe hunter becomes the hunted: Catsburg gets ready to defend WTCC title leadNicky Catsburg will start WTCC Race of Portugal leading the FIA World Touring Car Championship having gone from hunter to hunted after snatching the title lead from home hero Tiago Monteiro at the Nürburgring Nordschleife last month.

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Jun 21

Tiago Monteiro looking forward to the most important race of the season in Vila Real

The Honda Civic # 18 driver believes that the conditions are just right for him to reach his goal

Tiago Monteiro looking forward to the most important race of the season in Vila RealIn Tiago Monteiro’s eyes, the Vila Real International Circuit is set to host the most important stage of the FIA World Touring Car Championship, WTCC, this coming weekend.

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Jun 07

Seven drivers, 31 points, wide-open WTCC heads to Portugal

FIA World Touring Car Championship

Seven drivers, 31 points, wide-open WTCC heads to PortugalThe wide-open chase for FIA World Touring Car Championship title success heads to Portugal later this month when Vila Real hosts the final event of the European season before the WTCC heads off on its overseas tour. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 03

WTCC special report: How the ‘Ring Rookies fared

Find out how they fared from left to right

WTCC special report: How the ‘Ring Rookies faredSix FIA World Touring Car Championship drivers were racing on the legendary Nürburgring Nordschleife for the first time when WTCC Race of Germany took place last weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 02

WTCC: What does it take to win at the ‘Ring?

Nürburgring Nordschleife

What does it take to win at the ‘Ring in the WTCC?Polestar Cyan Racing claimed an historic FIA World Touring Car Championship win triple on the Nürburgring Nordschleife last week with success in WTCC MAC3, the Opening Race and Main Race. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 28

WTCC: Tiago Monteiro lives through hell in Nordschleife

“As it has been for the last three years, tyre performance dictated the final result”

WTCC Tiago Monteiro lives through hell in NordschleifeFor Tiago Monteiro, the Nordschleife circuit lived up to its name of ‘green hell’ on the occasion of the 4th round of the FIA World Touring Car Championship, WTCC.

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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 25

WTCC: Campos Racing and Guerrieri meet the “Green Hell”

The picturesque Nürburgring Nordschleife plays host to Round Four of the World Touring Car Championship

FLF_03717005_11107Campos Racing and their driver in the World Touring Car Championship will contest the fourth round of the World Touring Car Championship to take place at Nürburgring Nordschleife – the “Green Hell” and the spirit of the older races- next weekend.

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May 25

WTCC: Esteban Guerrieri is gearing up for his FIA World Touring Car Championship debut at home in Argentina from 5-7 August

Q&A with Esteban Guerrieri

This is what the 31-year-old has had to say ahead of what could be one of the biggest weekends of his impressive career. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 24

WTCC: Tiago Monteiro looking for revenge in the green hell of Nordschleife

The German circuit is considered to be one of the most challenging tracks in the world, a former Formula 1 venue

Tiago Monteiro portrait helmetTiago Monteiro is preparing to face what is probably the most difficult race on the FIA World Touring Car Championship, WTCC, calendar on May 26 and 27 when the series visits Nordschleife, commonly known as “Green Hell”.

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May 19

WTCC: World’s toughest track awaits racers

Nürburgring Nordschleife Race preview

Race preview: World’s toughest track awaits WTCC racersFIA World Touring Car Championship racers will face a challenge like no other next week (25-27 May) when they try to tame the legendary Nürburgring Nordschleife – venue of WTCC Race of Germany and ranked by many as the toughest track on the planet. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 14

WTCC: Monteiro boosts lead with victory in Hungary

Opening Race flash

Opening Race flash: Monteiro boosts WTCC lead with victory in HungaryTiago Monteiro took his second victory of the 2017 FIA World Touring Car Championship by beating Tom Chilton to top spot in the Opening Race at WTCC JVCKENWOOD Race of Hungary. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 13

Qualifying report: Huff the WTCC hero in Hungary

The ALL-INKL.COM Münnich Motorsport driver was the last to go in the top-five shootout

Qualifying report: Huff the WTCC hero in HungaryRob Huff’s long wait for pole position in the FIA World Touring Car Championship is over after he set a blistering pace to land the DHL top spot at WTCC JVCKENWOOD Race of Hungary today. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 13

WTCC: Michelisz tops the timesheets at home

Free Practice 2 flash

Free Practice 2 flash: Michelisz tops the WTCC timesheets at homeNorbert Michelisz topped the timesheets in the second Free Practice session of the FIA WTCC JVCKENWOOD Race of Hungary with a time of 2m03.646s. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 10

WTCC: Tiago Monteiro enthusiastic about racing in Hungary

Tiago Monteiro will arrive in Hungary leading the championship

WTCC Tiago Monteiro enthusiastic about racing in HungaryOn the 13th and 14th of May, the 5th and 6th rounds of the FIA World Touring Car Championship, the WTCC, will take place on the Hungaroring circuit in Budapest.

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May 10

WTCC to embrace FIA Volunteers Day

“This is an opportunity to embrace the day as an occasion to thank all volunteers” – Jean Todt

WTCC to embrace FIA Volunteers DayThe first FIA Volunteers Day will take place on 12 May, celebrating those who dedicate their time to make motorsport possible around the world. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 05

Race preview: Prepare for a blast (of air horns) as WTCC heads to the Hungaroring

Following the spectacular slipstream thriller at the super-fast Monza last month

Race preview: Prepare for a blast (of air horns) as WTCC heads to the HungaroringThe FIA World Touring Car Championship’s all-action global tour stops off in Hungary next week when thousands of Norbert Michelisz-worshiping fans – and their air horns – hit the Hungaroring for international touring car racing at its finest. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 04

WTCC ace Michelisz and F1 drivers thrill 250,000 fans in Budapest

Meanwhile, WTCC JVCKENWOOD Race of Hungary takes place at the Hungaroring from 12-14 May

WTCC ace Michelisz and F1 drivers thrill 250,000 fans in BudapestFIA World Touring Car Championship racer Norbert Michelisz was among the star performers when Budapest hosted the annual Nagy Futam street parade on 1 May. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 30

WTCC Opening Race flash: Chilton beats Huff in Monza thriller (+video)

Tom Chilton held off fellow Briton Rob Huff to win a thrilling Opening Race in the FIA World Touring Car Championship at Monza

WTCC Opening Race flash: Chilton beats Huff in Monza thrillerSébastien Loeb Racing Citroën C-Elysée WTCC driver Chilton started from the second row, but inherited the lead when Mehdi Bennani and Norbert Michelisz collided ahead of him on the third lap. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 27

WTCC: Campos Racing and Esteban Guerrieri looking to continue winning streak at Monza

Campos Racing and Esteban Guerrieri will contest Italian World Touring Car Championship round next weekend

MOTORSPORT :  FIA WTCC World Touring Car, Marrakech, Morocco 2017After winning season-opening race in Marrakech, Campos Racing and Argentina’s driver will push to extend their winning streak on the boot-shaped Italian peninsula Read the rest of this entry »

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