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Tue 13 Sep 2005
Istanbul: Team Ford Hotfiel Sport preview

Istanbul: Team Ford Hotfiel Sport preview

TEAM FORD HOTFIEL SPORT HOPES FOR ANOTHER GOOD WEEKEND IN TURKEY Cologne, September 9th, 2005. Team Ford Hotfiel Sport travels to the unknown shore of Turkey on the wave of a very encouraging FIA World Touring Car Championship round in ...

Sat 27 Aug 2005
Oschersleben: Team Ford Hotfiel Sport Saturday notes

Oschersleben: Team Ford Hotfiel Sport Saturday notes

TEAM FORD HOTFIEL SPORT PRODUCES BEST PERFORMANCE OF YEAR IN QUALIFYING FOR HOME RACE OSCHERSLEBEN, August 27th, 2005. Team Ford Hotfiel Sport made a big leap forward in qualifying with its Ford Focus WTCC cars prior to Sunday's seventh round of...

Mon 14 Nov 2005
Macau: Pre-race newsletter

Macau: Pre-race newsletter

MASSIVE TV COVERAGE FOR THE WTCC GUIA RACE The WTCC LG Guia Race of Macau will benefit from even greater TV coverage, as well as an enhanced live broadcast on Eurosport, a number of premier TV channels from Asia- Pacific and Portugal will ...

Wed 28 Sep 2005
Valencia: SEAT Sport preview

Valencia: SEAT Sport preview

SEAT Sport to race three Leóns in Spain SEAT Sport will celebrate its home rounds of the FIA World Touring Car Championship by fielding an all-new León line-up for the first time. Jordi Gené was given the honour of racing the stunning new...

Tue 03 May 2005
Magny-Cours: Tom Coronel race notes

Magny-Cours: Tom Coronel race notes

Eventful weekend for Tom Coronel and SEAT Team Holland Hardly ever was a race weekend as eventful as the one at Magny Cours last weekend. The French track set the stage for the third and fourth round of the FIA World Touring Car Championship...

Tue 20 Dec 2005
Mon 21 Nov 2005
Macau race 1 results

Macau race 1 results

Pos Car Driver Nat Team Car Laps Gap --- --- ------------------- --- ------------------------ -------------------- -------- -------- 1. 7 Augusto Farfus jr. BRA Alfa Romeo Racing Team...

Sun 02 Oct 2005
Valencia qualifying times

Valencia qualifying times

Pos Car Driver Nat Team Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ------------------- --- ------------------------ -------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. 9 Jordi Gené ESP SEAT...

Mon 21 Feb 2005
2005 newsletter 2005-02-18

2005 newsletter 2005-02-18

WORKS IN PROGRESS AT PUEBLA Works are quickly progressing in Puebla in order to rebuild the Autodromo Miguel E. Abed that will host the ninth and thenth rounds of the FIA World Touring Car Championship on 26 June 2005. The circuit, located ...

Tue 01 Feb 2005
Jaime Puig - SEAT Sport interview

Jaime Puig - SEAT Sport interview

SEAT Sport Looks Ahead To The 2005 Season The WTCC; a new challenge for SEAT Sport SEAT Sport is a company with 140 employees, who focus exclusively on competition driving. In 2005, they will face the challenge of the newly created FIA World ...

Mon 14 Nov 2005
Audi Motorsport Newsletter 2005-11-13

Audi Motorsport Newsletter 2005-11-13

Ingolstadt, 13 November 2005 Motorsport Newsletter 22/2005 LMES: Podium result for the Audi R8 in LMES finale The Audi R8 has claimed second place and thus another podium result on its last competitive race in Europe. Allan McNish and Stephane...

Sun 26 Jun 2005
Puebla: BMW Saturday qualifying notes

Puebla: BMW Saturday qualifying notes

Difficult conditions in the WTCC qualifying in Mexico. Puebla (Mexico), 25th June 2005. BMW Team Italy-Spain's Antonio Garcia (ESP) was the fastest BMW driver in qualifying for the ninth round of the FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) at...

Mon 30 May 2005
Imola: Sunday race one, two notes

Imola: Sunday race one, two notes

DIRK MÜLLER STRECHES HIS CHAMPIONSHIP LEAD On a very hot day in both air temperature and action on the track Fabrizio Giovanardi for Alfa Romeo and Dirk Müller for BMW, claimed victories in rounds 7 and 8. All considered, it was an...

Sun 01 May 2005
Magny-Cours: Team Ford Hotfiel Sport race two notes

Magny-Cours: Team Ford Hotfiel Sport race two notes

Team Ford Hotfiel Sport made a big step forward with the Ford Focus WTCC in the two heats of the second FIA World Touring Car Championship event in Magny-Cours today. Both Thomas Jaeger and Thomas Klenke improved their lap times by 1.5 seconds in...

Sun 10 Apr 2005
Monza: Saturday notes

Monza: Saturday notes

ROUNDS 1 & 2 PRACTICE AND QUALIFYING Weather: it was rainy in the early morning, but conditions changed to overcast; the track also changed from wet during the first practice to dry for qualifying. PRACTICE 1 PRIAULX FASTEST IN THE WET Andy...

Mon 21 Nov 2005
Macau: SEAT Sport race notes

Macau: SEAT Sport race notes

SEAT Sport secures first WTCC trophy After two incident-packed races around Macau's narrow street circuit, SEAT's Vice-President in charge of Research and Development, Dr. Winfried Burgert, was able to lift the glass trophy confirming the...

Mon 28 Nov 2005
Macau: Post-race newsletter

Macau: Post-race newsletter

FIA WTCC SEASON FINAL FIGURES Figures say it all. And in the case of the FIA WTCC they prove how successful the maiden season has been and how good its potential is. On the sporting side 53 drivers, from 20 different countries and four ...

Sat 03 Dec 2005
2005 Final standings

2005 Final standings

@>Drivers' Championship: Pos Name Nat Points --- ------------------------------ --- -------- 1. Andy Priaulx GBR 101 2. Dirk Müller GER 86 3. Fabrizio Giovanardi ...

Tue 13 Dec 2005
2006 World Touring Car Championship tentative calendar

2006 World Touring Car Championship tentative calendar

<pre> CALENDAR FOR THE 2006 FIA WTCC 02 April ITA Monza 30 April FRA Magny-Cours 21 May GBR Brands Hatch 04 June GER Oschersleben 02 July BRA * Curitiba** 30 July ...

Sat 05 Mar 2005
RML Spain testing summary

RML Spain testing summary

Chevrolet Racing Continues Winter Tests in Spain Snow upsets test schedule VALENCIA / ALBACETE, 4 March, 2005 - The Chevrolet World Touring Car Championship team finished a second extensive winter test in Spain, yesterday. Initially scheduled...

Mon 19 Sep 2005
BTCC: Audi Motorsport Newsletter 2005-09-18

BTCC: Audi Motorsport Newsletter 2005-09-18

Ingolstadt, 18 September 2005 Audi Motorsport Newsletter 19/2005 DTM: Third victory in this years' DTM season for Audi By claiming a well deserved victory after a tough fight at the EuroSpeedway Lausitz, Audi works driver Mattias Ekstrom ...

Mon 21 Nov 2005
Macau: Race quotes

Macau: Race quotes

Andy PRIAULX, BMW Team UK 2nd in Race 1 and 2nd in Race 2 2005 FIA WORLD TOURING CAR CHAMPION "It is really just a strange feeling at the moment. Macau is so special. To qualify on pole meant a lot but I felt that only 10% of the work was done.

Tue 30 Aug 2005
Oschersleben: Team Ford Hotfiel Sport race notes

Oschersleben: Team Ford Hotfiel Sport race notes

DAMAGED TYRE DENIES KLENKE FIRST POINTS Oschersleben, August 28th, 2005. Ford Team Hotfiel Sport driver Thomas Klenke narrowly missed out on the team's first ever drivers' points during a hugely encouraging display at the seventh round of the...

Fri 06 May 2005
SEAT Sport unveils new Leon in Barcelona

SEAT Sport unveils new Leon in Barcelona

SEAT LEÓN WTCC UNVEILED Yet more Spanish flair for World Touring Car Championship Following its official unveiling at the Barcelona International Motor Show, the SEAT León World Touring Car is due to make its debut in the FIA World Touring Car...

Sat 19 Nov 2005
Macau: Friday qualifying notes

Macau: Friday qualifying notes

PRACTICE 1 LARINI AND CHEVROLET ON TOP Nicola Larini set the fastest lap. The Chevrolet man flew round the track in 2:33.465 followed by Rickard Rydell in his SEAT - 0.198 seconds slower, and the BMW of Jorg Muller 0.787 seconds off the best ...

Mon 19 Sep 2005
Istanbul race 2 results

Istanbul race 2 results

Pos Car Driver Nat Team Car Laps Gap --- --- ------------------- --- ------------------------ -------------------- -------- -------- 1. 2 Gabriele Tarquini ITA Alfa Romeo Racing Team...

Sat 30 Jul 2005
Spa: Race one, two notes

Spa: Race one, two notes

RACE REPORT Weather: overcast with a dry track during the first race; rain fell during the repair time, but stopped before the start of the second race, and the track changed from wet to dry as the race went by. DIRK MÃœLLER WINS ONE AND ...

Sun 26 Jun 2005
Audi Motorsport newsletter 2005-06-26
DTM

Audi Motorsport newsletter 2005-06-26

Mattias Ekstrom defends DTM lead Start-finish victory for SEAT driver Peter Terting New winners in the SEAT Leon Supercopa Early retirement after strong qualifying performance Mattias Ekstrom defends DTM lead DTM: In front of a record turnout...

Tue 13 Sep 2005
Istanbul: BMW Motorsport preview

Istanbul: BMW Motorsport preview

WTCC debuts in Turkey - Fight for the title closer than ever. Munich, 13th September 2005. The FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) enters its decisive stage. This weekend, the three BMW national teams take part in rounds 15 and 16 of the...

Sat 30 Jul 2005
Spa: Race quotes

Spa: Race quotes

Dirk MÃœLLER, BMW Team Deutschland 1st in Race 1 and 5th in Race 2 "I have to say it was a lucky day for me. The first race was incredible. My start was spot on, then I overtook Farfus and I was lucky to get a slipstream from Andy (Priaulx). There...

Mon 16 May 2005
Silverstone: RML race notes

Silverstone: RML race notes

RML Automotive Develop Chevrolet WTCC R+ Following its highly visible premiere at the World Touring Car Championship (WTCC), Chevrolet is now taking the flair of the racetrack to the road. At the second race of the season, on the French Grand...

Tue 12 Apr 2005
Audi Motorsport Newsletter 2005-04-10

Audi Motorsport Newsletter 2005-04-10

First race for "French" Audi R8 Audi double victory in Belgian season opener SEAT scores points in WTCC opener Additional weight slows down SEAT in Great Britain Short race after strong qualifying performance First race for "French" Audi ...

Mon 16 May 2005
Audi Motorsport newsletter 2005-05-15
DTM

Audi Motorsport newsletter 2005-05-15

Motorsport Newsletter 4/2005 Ingolstadt, 15 May 2005 Ekström and Kristensen catch up 1-2 victory for SEAT in WTCC Marschall new top runner in SEAT Leon Supercopa DTM Ekström and Kristensen catch up In the DTM's third round at ...

Sat 30 Apr 2005
Magny-Cours qualifying times

Magny-Cours qualifying times

Pos Car Driver Nat Team Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ------------------- --- ------------------------ -------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. 42 Jörg Müller GER BMW...

Fri 11 Mar 2005
BTCC: SEAT Sport Silverstone test summary

BTCC: SEAT Sport Silverstone test summary

SEAT Sport warms up at Silverstone Following the scheduled FIA World Touring Car Championship training calendar, the SEAT Sport team was present at the collective session organised at the Silverstone circuit. This historic track will play host...

Sat 12 Feb 2005
Pre-season newsletter 2005-02-11

Pre-season newsletter 2005-02-11

FULL SEASON ENTRIES CLOSE IN TWO WEEKS The deadline for full season entries to the 2005 FIA World Touring Car Championship is approaching. Entries to both, the Drivers' and the Manufacturers' Championship, will close on February 28th. However ...