Daily Archive: November 7, 2016

Nov 07

Formula V8 3.5 series: Louis Delétraz & Pietro Fittipaldi conclude successful season with Fortec Motorsports

The final race of the Formula V8 3.5 season delivered plenty of breath-taking action at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya

Formula V8 3.5 series Louis Delétraz & Pietro Fittipaldi conclude successful season with Fortec Motorsports With two race wins, three pole positions, nine podiums, 13 rookie wins and the rookie title accolade under his belt, Renault Sport Academy driver Louis Delétraz concluded his inaugural Formula V.8 3.5 season as deputy champion.

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Nov 07

Indianapolis 500 winner Alexander Rossi joins double Global Rallycross Champion Scott Speed at ROC Miami

Rossi won this year’s 100th running of the Indianapolis 500

Indianapolis 500 winner Alexander Rossi joins double Global Rallycross Champion Scott Speed at ROC Miami 2016 Indianapolis 500 winner Alexander Rossi and reigning Global Rallycross Champion Scott Speed will compete at January’s Race Of Champions inside Miami’s Marlins Park. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 07

Red Bull Racing partners with SimpliVity

SimpliVity enables our team to become more efficient on and off the racetrack

04 - Red Bull Racing A lot of preparation goes into each race, much of it before the team gets anywhere near a race circuit. Red Bull Racing’s IT team helps to do the heavy lifting behind the scenes and now they have some assistance, courtesy of SimpliVity hyperconverged infrastructure. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 07

Jörg Zander becomes Technical Director of the Sauber F1 Team

The Sauber F1 Team is pleased to announce the appointment of Jörg Zander as its Technical Director

08 - Sauber F1 Team He is a familiar face in the team, as Jörg Zander worked as Chief Designer for the BMW Sauber F1 Team back in 2006 and 2007. Currently Zander works as Technical Director for Audi Sport. The Swiss crew is more than pleased to welcome him back to Hinwil. The 52-year old German will start at the beginning of 2017 at the Sauber F1 Team headquarters in Hinwil. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 07

Jaguar ready to leap on the Marrakesh express

Jaguar I-TYPE racecar makes first African appearance at the Morrocan ePrix

Panasonic Jaguar Racing Hong Kong ePrix preview 1 Panasonic Jaguar Racing hoping to build on solid start to the season on its second outing. From sweltering Hong Kong to the labyrinthine souks of Marrakesh – Panasonic Jaguar Racing’s second race in the 2016/17 FIA Formula E Championship will offer a striking contrast thanks to the heady flavours of Morocco, as both the all-electric Jaguar I-TYPE and the series make their first appearances on the African continent on November 12. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 07

Wolff: F1 must learn from Austin, Mexico to help German GP

Ecclestone recently confirmed there is still ‘nothing sure yet’ in regards to a deal for the 2017 German GP
Wolff: F1 must learn from Austin, Mexico to help German GPToto Wolff says organisers and promoters of the German Grand Prix could learn from the recent success of the races in the United States and Mexico to bring the fans back, while speculation of the race dropping off the 2017 calendar continue.
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Nov 07

Rising Moroccan star to demo Formula E car

Sixteen-year-old Benyahia started karting aged 10 and became the youngest ever graduate of the FFSA Academy

Rising Moroccan single-seater star Michael Benyahia will get his first taste of the FIA Formula E Championship car when he gets behind the wheel for a street demonstration on November 10th ahead of the Marrakesh ePrix. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 07

Formula V8 3.5 series: Tom Dillmann (AVF) wins Barcelona race 2, 2016 title

Tom Dillmann delivered his second win of the season and was crowned the 2016 Champion

Tom Dillmann (AVF) wins Barcelona race 2, 2016 titleThe final race of the Formula V8 3.5 season delivered plenty of breath-taking action today at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, as the series rounded out a spectacular season in-style.

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Nov 07

Edwards surges to Texas win, lands Homestead berth

Edwards’ victory locked up an automatic berth in the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup playoffs’ Championship

Carl Edwards secured a waterlogged victory Sunday night at Texas Motor Speedway, taking control late in a rain-shortened AAA Texas 500 to clinch a shot at his first Sprint Cup Series title in the NASCAR season finale.
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Nov 07

2017 Blancpain GT Series calendar finalised

The calendar for the 2017 season of the Blancpain GT Series has been finalised

As was the case in 2016, the world’s biggest GT3 series includes ten rounds : five endurance meetings and five sprint meetings. By the end we will know who will follow Maxi Buhk and Dominik Baumann as the next Blancpain GT Series champions. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 07

WTCC: Muller month, the big numbers

So far, Muller has notched up 48 WTCC race wins

WTCC Muller month: the big numbersFIA WTCC DHL Race of Qatar will mark the end of an era on 25 November when Yvan Muller retires from the World Touring Car Championship after a long and hugely successful stint. Here are some big numbers associated with Citroën’s famous Frenchman. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 07

Last call: can Valencia provide that perfect ten?

Gran Premio Motul de la Comunitat Valenciana

Gran Premio Motul de la Comunitat Valenciana The Circuit Ricardo Tormo awaits, with a new era beckoning around the corner. The 2016 MotoGP™ season finale already has its place in history secure. The curtain call for a new era as half the grid move teams, Red Bull KTM Factory Racing make their debut, and the history-making 2016 season draws to a close, the Circuit de la Comunitat Valenciana is primed for another incredible end-of-season party.

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