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Mon 04 Dec 2006
BMW celebrates in Switzerland
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BMW celebrates in Switzerland

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 ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Istanbul: BMW Motorsport race notes

Istanbul: BMW Motorsport race notes

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...

Fri 07 Apr 2006
Monza: JAS Motorsport race notes

Monza: JAS Motorsport race notes

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 ...

Thu 22 Jun 2006
JAS Motorsport signs Fabrizio Giovanardi

JAS Motorsport signs Fabrizio Giovanardi

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...

Mon 03 Jul 2006
Audi Motorsport newsletter 2006-07-02

Audi Motorsport newsletter 2006-07-02

Audi Motorsport Newsletter Ingolstadt, 02 July 2006 DTM: 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 of 5.957...

Mon 30 Oct 2006
Zanardi to test BMW Sauber
F1

Zanardi to test BMW Sauber

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 ...

Fri 17 Nov 2006
Jas Motorsport new Civic's first shakedown

Jas Motorsport new Civic's first shakedown

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 ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Audi Motorsport newsletter 2006-09-24
DTM

Audi Motorsport newsletter 2006-09-24

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,...

Audi Newsletter 2006-09-03

Audi Newsletter 2006-09-03

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) ...

Mon 03 Jul 2006
Curitiba: Warmup times

Curitiba: Warmup times

Pos Car Driver Car Laps Time Gap To 1st --- --- ---------------------- -------------------- ------ ---------- ------- ------- 1. 15 Augusto Farfus Alfa Romeo 156 10 1:24.761 2. ...

Mon 05 Jun 2006
Audi Motorsport newsletter 2006-06-04

Audi Motorsport newsletter 2006-06-04

Ingolstadt, 04 June 2006 Audi Motorsport Newsletter Le Mans: 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 were enthused...

Mon 01 May 2006
Magny-Cours: Warm-up times

Magny-Cours: Warm-up times

Pos Car Driver Car Laps Time Gap To 1st --- --- ------------------- -------------------- ------ ---------- ------- ------- 1. 43 Dirk Muller BMW 320si 9 1:50.771 2. 42 Jorg...

Fri 31 Mar 2006
Monza: Pre-race newsletter

Monza: Pre-race newsletter

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,...

Sat 03 Jun 2006
Oschersleben: BMW Motorsport qualifying notes

Oschersleben: BMW Motorsport qualifying notes

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 ...

Wed 08 Nov 2006
53rd Macau Grand Prix pre-race notes
F3

53rd Macau Grand Prix pre-race notes

As the countdown to the Grand Prix continues, keep track of the drivers and riders who are Macau-bound this month! Formula 3 Paul di Resta new Formula 3 Euro Series Champion Paul di Resta (ASM Formule 3) comes to Macau this month as the new ...

Mon 09 Oct 2006
Valencia: Tom Coronel race notes

Valencia: Tom Coronel race notes

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...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
JAS Motorsport adds new partner

JAS Motorsport adds new partner

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...

Brno: SEAT Sport qualifying notes

Brno: SEAT Sport qualifying notes

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...

Sun 30 Jul 2006
Puebla: Round six preview

Puebla: Round six preview

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...

Mon 22 May 2006
Brands Hatch: Race two results

Brands Hatch: Race two results

Pos Car Driver Car Laps Gap --- --- -------------------- -------------------- -------- -------- 1. 8 Alain Menu Chevrolet Lacetti 16 2. 3 Rickard Rydell SEAT Leon ...

Sun 30 Jul 2006
Puebla: SEAT Sport qualifying notes

Puebla: SEAT Sport qualifying notes

Delays, but Rydell storms to pole in Mexico At the end of a delayed qualifying session at Mexico's Puebla circuit, it was the SEAT Sport Leon of Rickard Rydell that topped the timesheets; a performance that gives the Swedish driver his second...

Mon 05 Jun 2006
Oschersleben: Warm-up times

Oschersleben: Warm-up times

Pos Car Driver Car Laps Time Gap To 1st --- --- ------------------- -------------------- ------ ---------- ------- ------- 1. 14 Florian Gruber SEAT Leon 9 1:33.649 2. 15...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Istanbul: BMW Motorsport preview

Istanbul: BMW Motorsport preview

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...

Mon 03 Jul 2006
Curitiba: Race one, two notes

Curitiba: Race one, two notes

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...

Sat 03 Jun 2006
Oschersleben: Practice one times

Oschersleben: Practice one times

Pos Car Driver Car Laps Time Gap To 1st --- --- ------------------- -------------------- ------ ---------- ------- ------- 1. 4 Alessandro Zanardi BMW 320si 14 1:43.624 2. 20 Tom ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Istanbul: JAS Motorsport race notes

Istanbul: JAS Motorsport race notes

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...

Fri 05 May 2006
2006 season newsletter 2006-05-05

2006 season newsletter 2006-05-05

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 ...

Tue 28 Mar 2006
Monza: JAS Motorsport preview

Monza: JAS Motorsport preview

Ryan Sharp with JAS Motorsport in the WTCC 2006 It's Ryan Sharp the second driver of JAS Motorsport in the WTCC 2006. The The 26-year old Scotsman has joined Pierre-Yves Corthals in the team, and will drive the second Honda Accord Euro ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Istanbul: Warm-up times

Istanbul: Warm-up times

Pos Car Driver Car Laps Time Gap To 1st --- --- ---------------------- -------------------- ------ ---------- ------- ------- 1. 4 Alessandro Zanardi BMW 320si 8 2:06.866 2. ...

Istanbul: BMW Motorsport qualifying notes

Istanbul: BMW Motorsport qualifying notes

BMW driver Alessandro Zanardi takes second grid position in Istanbul. Istanbul (Turkey), 23rd September 2006. In the qualifying session for the 15th round of the 2006 FIA World Touring Car Championship, Alessandro Zanardi (ITA) of BMW Team ...

Istanbul: Qualifying quotes

Istanbul: Qualifying quotes

Rickard RYDELL SEAT Sport Sverige, pole position "Three poles in eight qualifying sessions aren't bad! The car has been quite good all weekend and we felt we had a lot more potential than we showed in free practice. I haven't had the best of luck...

Istanbul: Practice two times

Istanbul: Practice two times

Pos Car Driver Car Laps Time Gap To 1st --- --- ---------------------- -------------------- ------ ---------- ------- ------- 1. 4 Alessandro Zanardi BMW 320si 12 2:06.415 2. ...

Fri 06 Oct 2006
Valencia: Pre-race news and notes

Valencia: Pre-race news and notes

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 ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Standings after Istanbul

Standings after Istanbul

@>Drivers' Championship: Pos Name Points --- ------------------------------ -------- 1. A. Priaulx 58 2. G. Tarquini 57 3. R. Rydell 54 ...

Fri 10 Mar 2006
Draco Racing Magny Cours preseason test notes

Draco Racing Magny Cours preseason test notes

- Augusto Farfus at Magny Course for a development test session - The brazilian driver and his squad have started,this morning, the development test session before the start of the 2006 WTCC championship. Some technical solution had to be ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Post-season Newsletter 2006-12-09

Post-season Newsletter 2006-12-09

PRIAULX CROWNED WORLD CHAMPION BY THE FIA Andy Priaulx has been officially titled 2006 FIA World Touring Car Champion, during the traditional FIA prize giving gala last night in Monaco. In the sumptuous setting of the Sporting d'Ete's Salle des...