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Fri 02 Oct 2009
BGTC: Ginetta takes double victory at Rockingham
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BGTC: Ginetta takes double victory at Rockingham

Joe Osborne and Olly Bryant brought their Barwell Motorsport Ginetta G50Z home in first place in both rounds of the Avon Tyres British GT Championship at Rockingham in Northamptonshire. Yet with the new Zytek engined G50Z not yet homologated and...

A clean sweep for Wickens at ValenciaHeadline
F2

A clean sweep for Wickens at Valencia

Robert Wickens collected the second race win in the opening Formula Two event in Valencia, Spain to complete what was to be a remarkable start to the new championship. Race winner Robert Wickens celebrates in parc ferme. Photo by ...

Soucek wins race two at Brno
F2

Soucek wins race two at Brno

Another day and yet another winner in the new FIA Formula two championship. This time Andy Soucek battled through the field from his fifth place grid position to take the win, putting him firmly back in the championship fight. "It was a great ...

Bortolotti takes first race win at Brno
F2

Bortolotti takes first race win at Brno

Mirko Bortolotti claimed the victory in the first of the two races for the Formula Two Championship in the Czech Republic, taking the championship lead away from Robert Wickens in the process. "I had a good start and a good pace, I knew that at...

De Marco takes pole for race one at Brno
F2

De Marco takes pole for race one at Brno

Nicola De Marco grabbed the pole position in the closing stages of the session for the first of the two FIA Formula Two Championship races at Automotodrom Brno with a fast lap of 2:03.484. "I'm very happy," said De Marco. "I really enjoyed the...

Pescarolo wins in PortugalHeadline

Pescarolo wins in Portugal

Jean-Christophe Boullion and Christophe Tinsau won a closely-fought third round of the Le Mans Series in Portimao, Portugal in their Pescarolo-Judd. ...

Aston Martin takes Nurburgring pole

Aston Martin takes Nurburgring pole

Lola Aston Martin has the front row of the grid this afternoon for the 1000km of Nurburgring in sunny dry conditions at the famous German track. The No. 007 Aston Martin Racing car will start on pole with drivers Jan Charouz, Tomas Enge and Stefan...

Aston Martin score a 1-2-3 at Nurburgring

Aston Martin score a 1-2-3 at Nurburgring

Aston Martin Racing rounded of a perfect weekend at the Nurburgring with a 1-2-3 finish in LMP1 on a weekend where the German track was bathed in glorious sunshine with perfect track conditions. The success for the British manufacturer was ...

Oreca take Silverstone pole on return

Oreca take Silverstone pole on return

Nicolas Lapierre put the ORECA 01 AIM powered car on pole at the final European Le-Mans series round, the 1000km race at Silverstone, recording a lap time of 1m32.798s. The Oreca team claimed the Silverstone pole after taking the top spot in ...

Oreca win at Silverstone, Aston Martin takes titleHeadline

Oreca win at Silverstone, Aston Martin takes title

The Team Oreca Matmut-AIM pairing of Nicolas Lapierre and Olivier Panis won the 1000km race of Silverstone in a closely fought battle, but the day belonged to Aston Martin Racing, who took the Le Mans Series LM P1 championship titles for both ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Peugeot dominates at Spa to land the victoryHeadline

Peugeot dominates at Spa to land the victory

Peugeot won the second round of the European Le Mans Series at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium. The Peugeot 908 Hdi FAP driven in the 1000km race by Nicolas Minassian, Simon Pagenaud and Christian Klien crossed the line a mere 27 seconds...

Peugeot on front row for Spa 1000km Headline

Peugeot on front row for Spa 1000km

The top two grid slots for tomorrows Le Mans Series 1000km at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps were collected by both of the LMP1 Team Peugeot Total 908 Hdi-FAP cars. In an eventful 20 minute qualifying session where the red flag was brought out twice...

Aston Martin team takes first win at BarcelonaHeadline

Aston Martin team takes first win at Barcelona

Aston Martin Racing secured the first win of the season in the European Le Mans Series in Barcelona, Spain, after a tense and dramatic race. The Factory AMR Lola completed the 209 laps in just over six hours clocking up some 621 miles in the first...

Watts claims pole for Barcelona season openerHeadline

Watts claims pole for Barcelona season opener

Danny Watts set a best time of 1m32.492 driving a LMP1 Strakka Racing Ginetta Zytek GZ09S to claim pole for first race of the new year for the Le Mans Series on the Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona, Spain. He will be joined on the front row by ...

Toro Rosso shows off new STR4 in BarcelonaHeadline
F1

Toro Rosso shows off new STR4 in Barcelona

The Scuderia Toro Rosso team enters its fourth season in formula one. The success of last year, including a maiden victory courtesy of a superb effort from Sebastian Vettel at the Italian Grand Prix in Monza leaves much expectation for the Italian...

BMW pull the covers off the new F1.09Headline
F1

BMW pull the covers off the new F1.09

As the covers were pulled from the new BMW Sauber F1.09 it became the sixth Formula One car to be unveiled for the coming 2009 season. The team's two drivers Nick Hiedfeld and Robert Kubica pulled back the covers on the new car at the Spanish ...

Alonso, Piquet show Renault's new R29 Headline
F1

Alonso, Piquet show Renault's new R29

Renault kicked their Formula One season off officially, by launching their new car, the R29 today in the south of Portugal. Renault selected the Algarve Motor Park near Portimao; the same location and day as one of their F1 rivals: ...

Williams launches, tests the FW31 in PortugalHeadline
F1

Williams launches, tests the FW31 in Portugal

Williams have debuted their latest Formula 1 challenger today (19th January), at the Algarve Motor Park in Portimao Southern Portugal. The occasion also doubled as the first official test of the car. Nico Hulkenberg, test driver, with...

Hamilton and Kovalainen uncover McLaren MP4-24Headline
F1

Hamilton and Kovalainen uncover McLaren MP4-24

The Vodafone McLaren Mercedes Formula One team has been working on their latest creation since September 2007. Now it has been revealed it to the world at the Formula 1 team's headquarters in Woking, England. Lewis Hamilton and Heikki ...

Toyota takes online step to launch TF109 challengerHeadline
F1

Toyota takes online step to launch TF109 challenger

Saving costs has become critical in many racing series for the 2009 season and many of the manufacturers and teams are feeling the pinch with the worldwide economy dipping to record lows. The Panasonic Toyota Racing Formula One team elected to ...

Mugello awaken with Ferrari F60 debutHeadline
F1

Mugello awaken with Ferrari F60 debut

Ferrari yet again pip the other Formula One manufactures to the post, being the first to unveil their latest creation on the world. The surrounding area near the Mugello circuit heard the roar of the newest Formula One Ferrari engine at 10:30am...

BGTC: Double win for Rollcentre Mosler at Oulton Park
GT

BGTC: Double win for Rollcentre Mosler at Oulton Park

Driver lineup of Stuart Hall and Dan Brown scored a double victory at the first two rounds of the Avon Tyres British GT Championship at Oulton Park Chesshire. Brown commented, "The team told me to push as hard as I could in the early laps, and...