Tiago Monteiro hands over his helmet, auctioned off on the Porto Circuit
for the initiative " A jump for Tiago Sousa"
Tiago Monteiro, the Portuguese driver with the Seat Sport WTCC team, and
Tiago Sousa, a Tumbling (Gymnastics on trampolines)...
BMW Drivers well prepared for WTCC's European Start.
Munich, 30th April 2007. The next round of the FIA World Touring Car Championship
(WTCC) is taking place on 6th May. After a break of almost two months, the drivers of
the BMW national teams...
EXPERIENCED ITALIAN DUO AIM FOR HOME WTCC RACE VICTORY WITH SEAT
SPORT AT MONZA
Gabriele Tarquini and Giancarlo Bruno: SEAT Sport's Italian
Gabriele Tarquini and Giancarlo Bruno represent one of the most
experienced Driver / Race ...
CHEVROLET TO REMAIN IN THE WTCC
Chevrolet confirmed that it will remain in the FIA WTCC beyond 2007, and
the RML team will continue to run the works squad.
The manufacturer joined the series in 2005, and after improved
performance during each...
RFB WTCC - A review of 2007 and a preview of 2008
Racing For Belgium not only began a new era this season, but also
closed one. The Bornem based team competed in its first ever WTCC, but in
October on the track at Barcelona competed in its last...
Podium for Porteiro and penalty suspended for Zanardi at Brands Hatch
Felix Porteiro gets again on the WTCC podium after the
victory scored at Brno last June. The Spaniard concluded Brands Hatch
race two in second position and race one in ...
INDEPENDENTS' PRIZE MONEY CONFIRMED
Prize money for the Independent drivers in the 2007 FIA World Touring Car
Championship will total to euro 352,000.
The prize money will be awarded to the drivers entered in the Yokohama
Racing For Belgium closes a chapter and announces a new era
Racing For Belgium closed a chapter this last weekend. The
Bornem based team competed in its last World Series by Renault Megane
Trophy meeting in Barcelona, a championship which saw...
FIRST POLE FOR FELIX PORTEIRO
In a session that was decided in the very last seconds, Felix Porteiro
secured his and BMW Team Italy-Spain's first pole. The young Spaniard
clocked a 2:11.584 on his last lap which was three tenths faster than ...
MENU CLAIMS LAST GASP POLE
Alain Menu has claimed his fourth pole position of the season for Chevrolet.
The Swiss man stole pole from the grasp of James Thompson who set a superb
1:33.032 on his first flying lap.The field had a task on their...
SEAT-driver Tom Coronel ends FIA-WTCC season with a fifth place
The final round of the FIA World Touring Car
Championship 2007 unfolded as a real thriller. At the start of the first
of the two races there were still six drivers in contention for...
MENU TOPS FRIDAY TESTING
The WTCC field have taken to the streets of Pau for a private test session.Caution was taken by all and Alain Menu emerged as
the fastest. The Swiss and Yvan Muller swapped the leadership a few times, until the Chevrolet...
Tiago finishes a great 4th in the season final at Macau
Tiago Monteiro was one of the main protagonists in the final weekend of
the FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC), held on the Guia Circuit,
at Macau. The Portuguese SEAT Sport driver...
CHEVROLET WIN FROM ALFA AND BMW
Alain Menu claimed victory after not putting a wheel wrong all race.
The Chevrolet driver came under pressure from N.technology's James Thompson on numerous occasions but the Alfa Romeo never got close enough to...
The SEAT Sport Race driver in the FIA World Touring Car Championship
(WTCC), Tiago Monteiro got to know the feeling in a different kind of
cockpit, on August 31 at 9:45 AM near the park of Porto, for an operation
that was part of the vast Red Bull...
Fredrik Ekblom celebrates his WTCC debut with BMW Team UK.
Three of the remaining six FIA WTCC race events this
season will see BMW Team UK receive extra reinforcement in the shape of Fredrik
Ekblom (SWE). The 36-year-old Swede will be...
Only one week after celebrating his third consecutive
title in the FIA World Touring Car Championship, BMW Team UK's Andy Priaulx
(GBR) is a visitor at the Formula BMW World Final. In Valencia (ESP) he is following
the exciting contest with 35...
ROUTE TO: OSCHERSLEBEN, GERMANY
The 15th and 16th rounds of the FIA WTCC will take place next week in
Germany, at Oschersleben's Motorsport Arena.
he German track, located in the Bode region some 30 km from the city of
Magdeburg, is a ...
MENU TOPS FRIDAY TESTING
With a last impressive lap, Alain Menu set the fastest
time during today's test session on Porto's Circuito da Boavista. The
Chevrolet man clocked a 2:10.007 just before the chequered flag,
inflicting two seconds to Yvan...
Macau Formula 3 Grand Prix FIA Formula 3 Intercontinental Cup 25th
Running of Legendary Street Race As the Macau Formula 3 Grand Prix
prepares for the 25th running of the Far East Classic, the competition
amongst the drivers to earn a coveted ...
SEAT SPORT CONTINUES PREPARATION ON THE LEON WTCC
Working especially on starts and May's race in Valencia
The SEAT Sport team is continuing their pre-season work according to the
schedules established at the end of last season. The whole team ...
Fourth win for Alain whilst Rob takes a third
A peerless performance from Alain Menu at Brands Hatch saw him take his fourth win in
the 2007 World Touring Car Championship, and RML Chevrolet's sixth of the season.
In the autumnal sunshine he...
MENU PLACES CHEVROLET ON POLE
Alain Menu has taken his fifth pole of the season. In the dying minutes
of qualifying Yvan Muller looked to have secured prime position in Macau
with a time of 2:31.395, but under the chequered flag Menu stormed a...
TITLE FIGHT GOES TO THE WIRE
52,000 fans gathered last Sunday at the Monza circuit for the last
European meeting of the FIA WTCC. They attended two frantic races and
showed their enthusiasm by invading the track at the end of the second
Thoughts after Brands Hatch
After a lot of years of motor racing, among all ups and downs, I thought
I passed the darkest moments. But after Brands Hatch I really have to say
that there is no limit to the worse. To get away from the second ...
FARFUS WINS AND TAKES CHAMPIONSHIP LEAD
Augusto Farfus and Andy
Priaulx gave BMW a dominant 1-2 finish in their home race. Jordi Gene
claimed the third podium position adding another excellent result to the
brand new SEAT Leon TDI's tally, just...
BMW national team driver line-up confirmed for 2008 season.
Munich, 12th November 2007. Prior to the season finale of the FIA World Touring
Car Championship in Macau (MAC), BMW has already laid down the foundations for
success in the coming...
The FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) is going from historic
circuit to historic circuit. Two weeks after making his Leon No. 18 car
roar at Brands Hatch, Tiago Monteiro enters the den of speed this coming
weekend. Located 20 kilometers ...
BMW Team-Italy Spain aiming at Brno's podium
13/06/2007 - Leaving at its back all Pau's city traps, the World Touring
Car Championship moves to Brno for the Czech Republic round of the
On this very track, Alessandro Zanardi ended race...
Track action for the final event of the 2007 FIA World Touring Car
Macau has been postponed
by one day due to logistical issues that resulted in a delayed delivery
of spare parts to some of the teams.
The FIA Stewards decided to...
Farfus and Porteiro claim top-ten grid positions for BMW in Monza.
In qualifying for the 19th round of the 207 FIA World
Touring Car Championship in Monza, Augusto Farfus (BRA) from BMW Team
Germany finished sixth, thus being the best-placed BMW...