Zanardi takes another win in the WTCC at the wheel of a BMW 320si.
Istanbul (Turkey), 24th September 2006. Alessandro Zanardi (ITA) of BMW Team
Italy-Spain won the 15th round of the FIA World Touring Car Championship. At the
wheel of his BMW...
FABRIZIO GIOVANARDI WITH JAS IN THE WTCC!
Fabrizio Giovanardi, three times European Super Touring Car
Champion will take the wheel of the Honda Accord Euro R FIA Super 2000 in
the brazilian round of the Touring Car World Championship...
BMW driver Priaulx takes second pole of the year in qualifying thriller.
Oschersleben (Germany), 03rd June 2006. In a gripping qualifying session, Andy
Priaulx (GBR) of BMW Team UK clinched pole position for the seventh round of the
FIA World ...
Motorsport Newsletter 19/2006
Ingolstadt, 24 September 2006
Audi driver Tomczyk celebrates first DTM victory
DTM: 42,000 spectators witnessed in the first ever Spanish DTM race at
Barcelona a spectacular battle between Audi and Mercedes-Benz,...
From the BMW Sauber F1 Team's
perspective, Switzerland is far from neutral territory but actually home from home.
Around 500 guests from around the world celebrated the successes of the 2006
season at the BMW Motorsport Party held in Flims ...
The first act of the World Touring Car Champoinship 2006 took place last
Sunday, April,2 in Monza.
Finally JAS Motorsport could present the new version of their Honda
Accord FIA Super 2000, which had been homologated by the FIA a few ...
Ingolstadt, 04 June 2006
Audi Motorsport Newsletter
Audi R10 TDI makes strong impression
The Audi R10 TDI made a strong impression on its first laps on
the "Circuit des 24 Heures" at Le Mans. All six Audi factory drivers
FIRST OUTING FOR THE NEW CIVIC
The new Civic Type R FIA Gr.A engineered by JAS Motorsport had its first
shake down at the Adria International Raceway on November,10.
It was simply a shake down which took place in a friendly and ...
Audi Motorsport Newsletter
Ingolstadt, 02 July 2006
Mattias Ekstrom wins at Brands Hatch
Audi celebrated their second victory of the season in the fourth
round of the DTM, held at Brands Hatch. Mattias Ekstrom won with a margin
Weather: in the early morning a thick fog delayed the warm-up by 15 minutes;
later the sky cleared and the weather was sunny and dry.
Attendance: 34,000 over the weekend.
ANDY PRIAULX IS BACK ON SOLO LEAD
SEAT and BMW won a race apiece on the...
FIA WTCC RACE OF ITALY READY TO START
The new season of the FIA World Touring Car Championship will get underway tomorrow
morning at 9.00, when the 35 cars will hit the Monza track for the first free practice.
As a prelude to the first round,...
HI TECHNOLOGY PARTNERS WITH JAS IN THE WTCC
While the WTCC 2006 is turning to the end, having completed the seventh
round in Brno, JAS Motorsport has further increased the number of
technical partners which are contributing to the development...
Alessandro Zanardi tests for the BMW Sauber F1 Team in Valencia.
Alessandro Zanardi (ITA) makes his return to the cockpit of a Formula
One car. On the occasion of the DELL Formula BMW World Final, the
40-year-old will take to the track at the ...
DRIVERS RECEIVED BY THE MAYOR OF PUEBLA
The WTCC drivers and cars went down a storm at the autograph session which took
place at the Zocalo, Puebla's main square, yesterday afternoon. The queue to get close
to the drivers went all the way around...
ALEX ZANARDI OPENS PARALYMPIC GAMES
Alessandro Zanardi was the guest star at the Opening Ceremony of the
IX Paralympic Winter Games that took place today at Turin's Olympic
After already being involved in the Turin 2006 Olympic Winter...
As the countdown to the Grand Prix continues, keep track of the drivers
and riders who are Macau-bound this month!
Paul di Resta new Formula 3 Euro Series Champion Paul di Resta (ASM
Formule 3) comes to Macau this month as the new ...
Capello/McNish clinch ALMS title early
ALMS: Historical triumph for Dindo Capello and Allan McNish: With a
victory at Mosport (Canada) at the wheel of their Audi R10 TDI, they
clinched the drivers' title of the American Le Mans Series (ALMS) ...
PROMOTIONAL DAY IN VALENCIA
In the build up to the penultimate WTCC event in 2006, a day of promotional
activities took place yesterday in the centre of Valencia.
A press conference was held at the "Ciudad de los Artes y las ...
ZANARDI ON THE PODIUM AT CURITIBA
Curitiba (Brazil), 02nd July 2006. At the FIA World Touring Car
Championship's(WTCC) first appearance in South America, Andy Priaulx
(GBR) of BMW Team UK secured his fourth win of the season. The reigning
NEXT STOP: BRANDS HATCH, ENGLAND
The third race meeting of the 2006 FIA WTCC will happen at the Brands Hatch Circuit,
located in Kent, some 30 km East of London City. Rounds 5 and 6 will be held on the
4.2-km Grand Prix track on May 20th and ...
Audi Motorsport Newsletter
Ingolstadt, 15 October 2006
Podium finish for Audi at Le Mans
In front of 34,000 spectators, Tom Kristensen was the best Audi
driver in the successful debut race of the DTM around the Circuit Bugatti
Augusto FARFUS N.technonogy, pole position
"This is my home track but it is the first time I have raced here so I did my best
because it is important to me to race in front of my family and friends. I did a
great lap in ...
BMW and Andy Priaulx travel to Turkey as Championship leaders.
Munich, 18th September 2006. This weekend, the drivers of the BMW national
teams head into the final part of the 2006 FIA World Touring Car Championship
(WTCC). At the "Istanbul...
In front of an estimated crowd of 50,000, the SEAT Sport team claimed a
pair of 3rd places to score more useful points in the FIA World Touring
Car Championship. In an amazing display of consistency, 5 of the top 7
places in both races were taken...
Valencia (Spain), 08th October 2006. BMW Team Germany's JÃ¶rg MÃ¼ller (GER)
claimed victory in the 18th round of the FIA World Touring Car
championship. While the 37-year-old secured his third win of the season,
BMW Team Italy-Spain driver Duncan...
Win puts SEAT Sport back on top
Round 5 of the FIA World Touring Car Championship saw the SEAT Sport team
claim not only its first victory of the year, but all 3 of the podium
Heavy rain made driving conditions very difficult...
The 8th round of the Wtcc 2006 took place in Turkey at the Istanbul park
During the free practice sessions Pierre-Yves learned the track and
worked to find the right setup. The car showed immediately all the
potentials;Pierre had the fastest...
NEXT STOP: PUEBLA-AMOZOC, MEXICO
The first overseas event of the 2006 FIA WTCC season has just been put in the archives,
and already a new one is impending. The 11th and 12th rounds of the championship will
be held at the AutÃ³dromo Miguel E....
PRACTICE 1 GIOVANARDI IS FASTEST
Giovanardi is back with a vengeance. The Italian topped the timesheet in the first
free practice session with a lap of 1:24.983 in his JAS Motorsport Honda
Accord. He was the only driver to set a time below 1 ...
SEAT SPORT DIRECTOR TO TAKE UP NEW POST IN JANUARY
Jaime Puig, new President of the FIA Manufacturers' Committee
SEAT Sport Director Jaime Puig, 48, has been responsible for SEAT's
competition racing activities since 1996. He was...
RECORD ATTENDANCE FOR THE MACAU EVENT
The Macau Grand Prix Committee announced a record attendance for the event that
included the 53rd Macau Grand Prix, the 40th Macau Motorcycle Grand Prix and the
WTCC Guia Race of Macau.
Over 40,000 ...
SEAT Team Holland driver Tom Coronel wins WTCC Independents Trophy 2006
With a 14 position overall and a third place in the privateer class Tom
Coronel clinched the FIA WTCC Yokohama Independents Trophy 2006, the
championship for drivers and...
The heat's on: Tarquini on pole for SEAT Sport
Today's 30-minute qualifying session for Round 13 of the FIA World
Touring Car Championship saw Italy's Gabriele Tarquini secure his second
pole position for the SEAT Sport team. Rear-wheel-drive...
CHANGES TO THE PUEBLA-AMOZOC CIRCUIT
Following the requests from the FIA Circuits Commission, the Miguel E. Abed
circuit of Puebla-Amozoc has undergone a number of changes in the first portion
of the track.
The left-handed corner at the end of...