Tag Archive: WTCC

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 »

Apr 26

Monteiro fears hard WTCC weekend in store

“We arrive at Monza in the best possible position”

Monteiro fears hard WTCC weekend in storeFIA World Touring Car Championship leader Tiago Monteiro is braced for a “hard weekend” when Monza hosts WTCC OSCARO Race of Italy from 28-30 April. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 25

US racer Kevin Gleason steps up to WTCC

Gleason has signed to drive RC Motorsport’s second entry alongside Yann Ehrlacher

US racer Gleason steps up to WTCCKevin Gleason will make his FIA World Touring Car Championship debut at WTCC OSCARO Race of Italy at Monza this weekend, becoming the first American to compete in the modern TC1 era. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 21

Essentials: WTCC Race of Italy

Track guide in 100 words

Essentials: WTCC Race of ItalyIt’s FIA WTCC OSCARO Race of Italy time next week (28-30 April). Here’s everything you need to know ahead of Monza’s high-speed spectacular.

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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 »

Apr 18

Michigami will work hard to push hard in the WTCC

“I need to continue to work on my race pace at the coming events”

Michigami will work hard to push hard in the WTCCRyo Michigami will keep working in order to go even faster in the FIA World Touring Car Championship after he scored his first WTCC point in Marrakech earlier this month. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 17

WTCC: Filippi reveals his Formula (One) for Monza success

Monza was absent from the WTCC schedule when Filippi joined the series in 2014

Filippi reveals his Formula (One) for Monza WTCC successJohn Filippi won’t be fazed about racing at Monza for the first time when the FIA World Touring Car Championship returns to the legendary parkland venue from 28-30 April. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 10

WTCC: Tiago Monteiro wins round one in Morocco!

Tiago takes major victory from pole position

WTCC Tiago Monteiro wins round one in MoroccoThe first race weekend of the 2017 FIA World Touring Car Championship, WTCC, could not have gone any better for Tiago Monteiro. After securing a brilliant pole position on the Moulay El Hassan circuit, the Portuguese driver dominated the main event by making an excellent start and mastering every phase of the race, including a safety car period. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 09

WTCC: Main Race – Honda takes 1-2 with Monteiro win

WTCC AFRIQUIA Race of Morocco

Main Race flash: Honda takes 1-2 with Monteiro winTiago Monteiro won the first Main Race of the 2017 FIA World Touring Car Championship, with Honda team-mate Norbert Michelisz in second at WTCC AFRIQUIA Race of Morocco. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 09

WTCC: Opening Race – Guerrieri wins dramatic opener for Campos

The Main Race at WTCC AFRIQUIA Race of Morocco will get underway at 17h45 local time.

Opening Race flash: Guerrieri wins dramatic WTCC opener for CamposEsteban Guerrieri claimed victory in a dramatic Opening Race of the new FIA World Touring Car Championship season, a first for his Campos Racing team in the TC1 era and a first for the Argentine ace. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 08

WTCC: Monteiro wary of Huff, Michelisz threat

FIA WTCC AFRIQUIA Race of Morocco

Monteiro wary of Huff, Michelisz threat in the WTCCTiago Monteiro might have set the pace in Free Practice 1 at FIA WTCC AFRIQUIA Race of Morocco this morning but the factory Honda star isn’t carried away. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 05

WTCC: Tiago Monteiro eager for round one in Morocco

Tiago Monteiro and Honda feel that they are ready to make the best start to their fight

WTCC Tiago Monteiro eager for round one in MoroccoThe first race weekend of the 2017 FIA WTCC World Touring Car Championship season will take place on April 8 and 9 in Morocco.

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Apr 05

WTCC: Race of Morocco facts and figures

Circuit Moulay El Hassan hosts WTCC AFRIQUIA Race of Morocco from 7-9 April

WTCC Race of Morocco: facts and figuresHere’s everything you need to know ahead of the 2017 FIA World Touring Car Championship season opener. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 27

The WTCC’s F1 connections

Here are 10 things that link F1 to the FIA World Touring Car Championship

The WTCC’s F1 connectionsThe new FIA Formula One World Championship season began in Australia.

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Mar 24

Drivers gear up for “unpredictable” WTCC title fight

Lift-off at WTCC AFRIQUIA Race of Morocco from 7-9 April

Drivers gear up for “unpredictable” WTCC title fightLeading FIA World Touring Car Championship drivers are refusing to get too confident about winning the WTCC title due to the extremely open nature of the competition they expect to face. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 22

Roberto Ravaglia turned back the clock at Monza last week when he took to the famous Italian track in a World Touring Car

Ravaglia back in a WTCC car at Monza

Ravaglia back in a WTCC car at MonzaRavaglia, who co-owns race-winning WTCC team ROAL Motorsport, competed at Monza on his way to winning the inaugural FIA World Touring Car Championship title in 1987. Read the rest of this entry »

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 »

Mar 18

Bennani: Loeb brings power to the WTCC

Loeb was present during WTCC testing at Monza

Bennani: Loeb brings power to the WTCCFIA World Touring Car Championship race winner and team owner Sébastien Loeb is making a big difference to Mehdi Bennani’s efforts to challenge for world title glory in 2017. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 17

Munich welcomes WTCC racers

Showcasing the major championships broadcast live on Eurosport Germany

Munich welcomes WTCC racersFIA World Touring Car Championship racers Néstor Girolami and Tiago Monteiro joined WTCC promoter François and FIA Formula E racer Daniel Abt at the annual Eurosport Motorsport Launch in Munich tonight. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 16

WTCC: Rob Huff hits the high note in testing

“It’s only testing and counts for nothing but it gives me confidence”

Huff hits the high note in WTCC testingRob Huff has set the standard his FIA World Touring Car Championship rivals must beat by going fastest during all four test sessions at Monza this week. Read the rest of this entry »

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