Daily Archive: November 19, 2016

Nov 19

Daniel Suárez wins 2016 NASCAR XFINITY Series Championship

Becomes First Latin American And Drive For Diversity Graduate To  Capture NASCAR National Series Title

NASCAR XFINITY Series logo It’s been a rapid rise for Daniel Suárez, who captured the 2016 NASCAR XFINITY Series championship Saturday at Homestead-Miami Speedway by winning the Ford EcoBoost 300 in only his second full-time season of NASCAR national series racing. The driver of the No. 19 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota is the first Latin American, as well as the first graduate of the NASCAR Drive for Diversity program operated by Rev Racing, to win a NASCAR national series title.

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Nov 19

WEC: Audi take emotional final win; Porsche’s Dumas, Jani and Lieb crowned World Champions (updated, +photos)

Bapco 6 Hours of Bahrain – The Le Mans winners are the new World Champions

The Le Mans winners are the new World Champions The final round of the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship was an emotional one at the Bahrain International Circuit, with champions crowned, farewells to firm friends, and drama along the way.  At the six-hour race in Bahrain the Porsche trio of Romain Dumas (FR), Neel Jani (CH) and Marc Lieb (DE) secured the drivers’ title in the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC).

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Nov 19

Brawn warns new regulations may not end dominant era

Brawn’s argument echoes that of Mercedes F1 boss Toto Wolff
2016-10-22_70944 Ross Brawn says there is a good chance one team could continue to dominate F1 despite a change in technical regulations aimed at growing competition amongst the leading teams. Read the rest of this entry »
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Nov 19

Emil Bernstorff joins Arden International in Abu Dhabi

GP3 multiple race winner graduates to GP2

Emil Bernstorff joins Arden International in Abu DhabiArden International are pleased to welcome back our 2015 GP3 Series driver Emil Bernstorff, to our driver line up for the season finale of the 2016 GP2 Series, at the stunning Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 19

SJM Theodore Racing by Prema’s Felix Rosenqvist will start from sixth on the grid as he makes his bid for his third successive victory in the Macau Grand Prix

Rosenqvist to start Macau GP from sixth

Rosenqvist to start Macau GP from sixth The Swedish star moved from eighth on the grid to sixth at the beginning of the qualification race for the 63rd running of the famous event. But he could not quite mount an overtaking bid on the two cars in front. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 19

Johnny Sauter wins 2016 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Championship

Captures First Title In Eighth Season Of Competition

NASCAR Camping World Truck Series logo After eight full-time seasons of racing in the rough-and-tumble circuit, Johnny Sauter earned his first NASCAR Camping World Truck Series championship Friday at Homestead-Miami Speedway.

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Nov 19

Five DTM drivers want to win in Macau

The 2016 Macau Grand Prix is the penultimate motor-racing highlight of the season

Edoardo Mortara and Nico Müller will contest the event in Macau with Audi R8 vehicles.Since Thursday, 17th, November, the drivers have been battling it out with one another at the spectacular Guia Circuit in the practice and qualifying sessions of the GT3, Formula 3 and motorbike categories. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 19

WEC: Audi to be honoured ahead of 6 Hours of Bahrain

Just before the signal is given for the official formation lap for the final race of the 2016 WEC season

2016-11-19-Saturday-0016 To mark Audi Sport’s final race in the FIA World Endurance Championship the organisers will honour the legendary four-ringed marque with a “farewell lap” ahead of the start of the 6 hours of Bahrain.

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Nov 19

WRC: Mikkelsen clings to Australia lead

Andreas Mikkelsen remains on track to end his Volkswagen spell with a win after a gruelling day in the sun

WRC - Mikkelsen clings to Australia lead He kept world champion Sébastien Ogier and Hayden Paddon at bay during a sweltering day on the shire roads of New South Wales. However, a bizarre problem in the final country speed test slashed his advantage to just 2.0sec with one day remaining. Read the rest of this entry »

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