Daily Archive: May 17, 2016

May 17

Team Octane back on track with at least 4 MINI

CTCC and World Challenge for 2016…

2015-05-15-1531 Team Octane, a perennial championship and podium finisher since the inception of the Canadian Touring Car Championship (CTCC), will be back on track this season, with a line-up of no less than three full-time drivers and four to five MINI Cooper at each event.

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May 17

Formula One teams Barcelona test 3 report day 1

Formula One day 1 test report

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s testing report from Formula One teams & drivers in Barcelona. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 17

NASCAR Pinty’s Series News & Notes: CTMP

New Season Begins for Popular Canadian Series This Weekend

NASCAR Pinty’s Series logo Every May there’s a buzz among Canadian race fans when the Clarington 200 gets the season going for the NASCAR Pinty’s Series at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 17

Monte Carlo Grand Prix selected sets per driver

Monte Carlo Grand Prix: May 26-29, 2016

2016-05-17 - Monte Carlo Grand Prix selected sets per driver The FIA has communicated to Pirelli each team’s tyre choices for the forthcoming Monte Carlo Grand Prix.

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May 17

Renault e.dams Berlin ePrix preview

Taking the fight

Formula E - Renault e.dams Berlin ePrix preview Renault e.dams will be looking to consolidate its advantage in the teams’ championship and close the gap in the drivers’ race in the next round of the FIA Formula E Championship this weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 17

British GT race winner Oliver Bryant aims for GTE-AM victory on Le Mans 24 Hour debut

“I’m delighted to be a part of this fantastic line-up for the Le Mans 24 Hours”

British GT race winner Oliver Bryant aims for GTE-AM victory on Le Mans 24 Hour debut Experienced British GT Championship race winner Oliver Bryant will make his Le Mans 24 Hour debut next month (18-19 June), driving a Team AAI Corvette C7.R supported by ProSpeed Competition – and he’s aiming for GTE-AM class victory on his first appearance. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 17

Alonso: McLaren has stronger chassis than Ferrari

“Good to be in front of Williams, Force India, Ferrari in terms of chassis.”
Fernando Alonso says McLaren currently has the third-best chassis behind Mercedes and Red Bull on the F1 grid and is pleased to be ahead of Ferrari. Read the rest of this entry »
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May 17

Andretti cars set pace on opening day of Indy 500 practice

Andretti Autosport led the way

Marco AndrettiThe importance of track time was plainly evident on the opening day of practice for the 100th Running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 17

Insight: Berlin ePrix facts and stats

The key numbers ahead of this weekend’s race

http://fiaformulae.com/media/301971/berlin.jpgThis weekend’s race in Berlin will be the first time that a city has held an FIA Formula E Championship in two different locations. As a result of the race moving from Tempelhof to Karl-Marx-Allee, new records will be set in terms of performance. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 17

Formula V8 3.5: Heading to Spa

The first two rounds of the Formula V8 3.5 in Motorland Aragón and Hungaroring had delivered 4 cracking races!

HEADING TO SPA!Now it’s time to focus for the Ardennes assault, one of the favourite tracks for our current leader , Tom Dillmann (AVF). And here’s some good advices from our Frenchman for a good racing prep! Read the rest of this entry »

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May 17

Portugal countdown: rally route

Why change a winning formula?

That’s the message from Vodafone Rally de Portugal organisers whose itinerary for this week’s fifth round of the FIA World Rally Championship is virtually identical to 2015. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 17

Michelin launch limited edition MotoGP™ tyre

Production is being limited to 5,000 pairs.

Michelin Pilot Power 3 MotoGP™ Ltd Edition 2 To mark their return to motorcycle racing’s premier series, Michelin chose the 2016 Grand Prix de France to take the wraps off their new Michelin Pilot Power 3 MotoGP™ Ltd Edition tyre which will go on sale in Europe on June 1st. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 17

Dani Pedrosa will continue with the Repsol Honda Team in both 2017 and 2018, extending their relationship in the premier class to 13 years

HRC renew with Dani Pedrosa until end of 2018

HRC renew with Dani Pedrosa until end of 2018Honda Racing Corporation is pleased to announce the renewal of its contract with Dani Pedrosa for an additional two years. Read the rest of this entry »

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