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Tue 01 May 2007
Zandvoort: BMW Motorsport preview

Zandvoort: BMW Motorsport preview

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...

Thu 12 Jul 2007
Tiago Monteiro auctions helmet for charity

Tiago Monteiro auctions helmet for charity

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)...

Sat 30 Jun 2007
Macau Grand Prix news 2007-06-28
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Macau Grand Prix news 2007-06-28

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 ...

Tue 04 Dec 2007
Alex Zanardi news 2007-12-01

Alex Zanardi news 2007-12-01

Engines off... but Sandrino still on Engines are already switched off but the good Sandrino is still on. In this moment I am in Munich and I will shortly take part to the usual BMW party concluding the season. In a few days I will go back to...

Tue 02 Oct 2007
Monza: SEAT preview

Monza: SEAT preview

EXPERIENCED ITALIAN DUO AIM FOR HOME WTCC RACE VICTORY WITH SEAT SPORT AT MONZA Gabriele Tarquini and Giancarlo Bruno: SEAT Sport's Italian stallions Gabriele Tarquini and Giancarlo Bruno represent one of the most experienced Driver / Race ...

Sun 18 Nov 2007
Macau: N.Technology race one report

Macau: N.Technology race one report

FIFTH PLACE FINISH FOR THOMPSON An electrifying end of today's first race saw N.Technology Alfa Romeo and James Thompson keep their championship hopes alive with a superb fifth place finish. Thompson was running eighth when incidents at the...

Sat 06 Oct 2007
Series newsletter 2007-10-05

Series newsletter 2007-10-05

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...

Sun 02 Dec 2007
N.Technology and Alfa Romeo part ways

N.Technology and Alfa Romeo part ways

FINAL ALFA GOODBYE AND THANKS FROM N.TECHNOLOGY Following 18 years of successful partnership, next week's 32nd edition of the Bologna Motor Show will see the end of N.Technology's sporting activities with Alfa Romeo and the ...

Fri 23 Nov 2007
Racing For Belgium 2007 season review

Racing For Belgium 2007 season review

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...

Mon 24 Sep 2007
Brands Hatch: ROAL Motorsport race one, two report

Brands Hatch: ROAL Motorsport race one, two report

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 ...

Fri 01 Jun 2007
Pau: Friday test day notes

Pau: Friday test day notes

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...

Mon 01 Oct 2007
Racing for Belgium news 2007-10-01

Racing for Belgium news 2007-10-01

RFB Belcar 2007 Not the expected result! SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS. The saying 'If you start off well you're halfway there' obviously didn't work for Racing For Belgium this last weekend.

Fri 02 Feb 2007
Pre-season Newsletter 2007-02-02

Pre-season Newsletter 2007-02-02

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 Independents' Trophy.

Wed 31 Oct 2007
Racing for Belgium from Megane Trophy to Seat
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Racing for Belgium from Megane Trophy to Seat

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...

Wed 28 Nov 2007
BMW interview with champion Andy Priaulx

BMW interview with champion Andy Priaulx

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...

Sat 16 Jun 2007
Brno: Qualifying notes

Brno: Qualifying notes

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 ...

Sun 23 Sep 2007
Brands Hatch: Series qualifying report

Brands Hatch: Series qualifying report

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...

Thu 21 Jun 2007
Fredrik Ekblom debut with BMW Team UK

Fredrik Ekblom debut with BMW Team UK

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...

Sun 08 Jul 2007
Porto: Race 1 results

Porto: Race 1 results

Pos Driver Car Laps/gap --- ---------------------- -------------------- --------------- 1. Alain Menu Chevrolet Lacetti 13 laps 2. Rob Huff Chevrolet Lacetti ...

Sat 17 Feb 2007
SEAT Sport testing update 2007-02-16

SEAT Sport testing update 2007-02-16

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 ...

Tue 20 Nov 2007
Macau: Tom Coronel weekend summary

Macau: Tom Coronel weekend summary

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...

Sat 22 Dec 2007
2008 FIA WTCC calendar (revised)

2008 FIA WTCC calendar (revised)

<pre> Round Date Country Venue 1&2 March 2 BRAZIL Curitiba 3&4 April 6 MEXICO Puebla Amozoc 5&6 May 18 SPAIN Valencia 7&8 June 1 FRANCE ...

Sun 03 Jun 2007
Pau: Race 2 results

Pau: Race 2 results

Pos Driver Car Laps/gap --- ---------------------- -------------------- --------------- 1. Augusto Farfus Jr. BMW 320si 2. Andy Priaulx BMW 320si +0.462 3. Tiago Monteiro...

Fri 23 Nov 2007
Macau: Tiago Monteiro weekend summary

Macau: Tiago Monteiro weekend summary

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...

Mon 24 Sep 2007
Brands Hatch: Series race one report

Brands Hatch: Series race one report

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...

Fri 07 Sep 2007
Tiago Monteiro does some aerobatics

Tiago Monteiro does some aerobatics

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...

Mon 20 Aug 2007
Oschersleben: Rounds 15, 16 preview

Oschersleben: Rounds 15, 16 preview

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 ...

Fri 06 Jul 2007
Porto: Friday test day notes

Porto: Friday test day notes

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...

Mon 09 Jul 2007
Standings after Porto

Standings after Porto

@>Drivers' Championship: Pos Name Points --- ------------------------------ -------- 1. J. Muller 58 2. A. Farfus Jr 56 3. A. Priaulx 56 ...

Wed 04 Jul 2007
Porto: Tiago Monteiro preview

Porto: Tiago Monteiro preview

The FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) makes its first appearance at Porto Tiago Monteiro racing "at home" On July 7 & 8, the first meeting of the World Touring Car Championship will be held at the Boavista Circuit at Porto. Free...

Wed 26 Sep 2007
Brands Hatch: RML race one, two report

Brands Hatch: RML race one, two report

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...

Fri 09 Feb 2007
Pre-season Newsletter 2007-02-08

Pre-season Newsletter 2007-02-08

THREE COLLECTIVE TESTS IN EUROPE The FIA WTCC competitors will take part in three collective test sessions during the month of April, in order to be prepared for the European season that will start in Zandvoort, Netherlands, on May ...

Sun 18 Nov 2007
Macau: Series qualifying report

Macau: Series qualifying report

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...

Sat 13 Oct 2007
Series newsletter 2007-10-12

Series newsletter 2007-10-12

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 race and...

Thu 27 Sep 2007
Standings after Brands Hatch

Standings after Brands Hatch

@>Drivers' Championship: Pos Name Points --- ------------------------------ -------- 1. A. Priaulx 81 2. A. Farfus Jr 69 3. Y. Muller 67 ...

Wed 26 Sep 2007
Brands Hatch: Alex Zanardi in his own words

Brands Hatch: Alex Zanardi in his own words

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 ...