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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
BF3

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...

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...

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 ...

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...

Wed 02 May 2007
EU3: Racing for Belgium triple-duty weekend preview

EU3: Racing for Belgium triple-duty weekend preview

Extremely busy weekend for Racing For Belgium! BORNEM. Racing For Belgium will have their hands full this coming weekend. Wim Coekelbergs and his team will be battling it out on no less than three different fronts on Saturday and...

Fri 07 Sep 2007
Oschersleben: BMW - Interview with Joerg Mueller

Oschersleben: BMW - Interview with Joerg Mueller

Interview with BMW works driver Jorg Muller. Munich, 23rd August 2007. When Jorg Muller (GER) takes to the grid this weekend for the FIA World Touring Car Championship, it will be his sixth appearance for BMW Team Germany in Oschersleben. The ...

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 13 Jul 2007
Volvo enters bio-fuel car at Anderstorp

Volvo enters bio-fuel car at Anderstorp

GREEN VOLVO TO JOIN AT ANDERSTORP Volvo is the first Manufacturer to take part in an FIA WTCC event with a bio-fuel powered car. Volvo Car Corporation announced today that they will enter their team Polestar at Anderstorp, on July 28th and 29th...

Thu 31 May 2007
Pau: BMW Motorsport preview

Pau: BMW Motorsport preview

BMW touring car drivers line up for the first street race of the season in Pau. Munich, 29th May 2007. It is not only in Formula One circles that races on spectacular street circuits are a hot topic at present. This coming weekend, the FIA World...

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...

Sun 26 Aug 2007
Oschersleben: Seires race two report

Oschersleben: Seires race two report

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...

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 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...

Sat 17 Nov 2007
WTCC star completes Team France for ROC

WTCC star completes Team France for ROC

Team France's Yvan Muller WTCC STAR COMPLETES TEAM FRANCE FIA World Touring Car Championship title contender Yvan Muller will join The Race of Champions in London this December, partnering Sebastien Bourdais for the event's Team ...

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 ...

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...

Fri 07 Sep 2007
Macau Grand Prix news 2007-09-07
F3

Macau Grand Prix news 2007-09-07

New-Look Official Macau Grand Prix Website Launched Macau, September 7, 2007 - The Macau Grand Prix Committee today launched a brand new interactive official website for the Macau Grand Prix at www.macau.grandprix.gov.mo. Updated daily,...

Oschersleben: N.Technology practice notes

Oschersleben: N.Technology practice notes

N.TECHNOLOGY TOPS TIME SHEETS IN FREE PRACTISE AT OSCHERSLEBEN N.Technology's James Thompson put in a fantastic lap time to see him leading the field in today's second free practise for the FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) at ...

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...

Tue 11 Sep 2007
Macau Grand Prix news 2007-09-10
F3

Macau Grand Prix news 2007-09-10

As the countdown to the Grand Prix continues, keep track of the drivers and riders who could be Macau-bound in November! FIA Formula 3 Intercontinental Cup Hulkenberg Grabs Victory in F3 Masters Often regarded as an indicator of who may fare...

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 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.

Fri 30 Nov 2007
Marco Melandri with N.Technology for Eurotouring event

Marco Melandri with N.Technology for Eurotouring event

N.TECHNOLOGY BRINGING MOTOGP AND WTCC TOGETHER MotoGP star Marco Melandri will join N.Technology in the 32nd edition of the Bologna Motor Show on 8-9 December, racing in the Nivea For Men Eurotouring event alongside James Thompson. The ...

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...

Sun 11 Mar 2007
Curitiba: SEAT Sport/Leon qualifying notes

Curitiba: SEAT Sport/Leon qualifying notes

SEAT SPORT WORKS HARD IN BRAZIL SEAT León is the fastest front-wheel drive car in Curitiba The hard work SEAT Sport did pre-season paid dividends in Brazil today, when the works León proved to be the fastest front-wheel drive car ...

Thu 15 Nov 2007
ROAL Motorsport 2008 drivers announced

ROAL Motorsport 2008 drivers announced

Zanardi and Porteiro with BMW Team Italy-Spain in 2008 too Alessandro Zanardi and Felix Porteiro will defend BMW Team Italy-Spain colours in the 2008 season of the WTCC. For the Italian driver this will be the fifth consecutive season with the...

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 ...

Sun 03 Jun 2007
Pau: N.Technololy race one notes

Pau: N.Technololy race one notes

TRAFFIC JAM IN PAU Today's first race for the N.Technology Alfa Romeo team was ruled by the traffic on the streets of Pau in round seven of the FIA World Touring Car Championship. British driver James Thompson spent most of the race within...

Thu 31 May 2007
Pau: ROAL Motorsport preview

Pau: ROAL Motorsport preview

Confidence and motivation among BMW Team Italy-Spain for the challenge of Pau 30/05/2007 - The city track of Pau (France) is going to house the fourth round of the FIA WTCC championship this weekend. BMW Team Italy-Spain, after an accident at...

Thu 12 Apr 2007
Series to switch to Bio-fuel by 2009

Series to switch to Bio-fuel by 2009

FIA WTCC to run on BIO-FUEL In one of the first developments of its kind the FIA World Touring Car Championship (FIA WTCC) is set to run on bio-fuel from 2009 after the FIA World Motor Sport Council gave unanimous support for ...

Fri 30 Mar 2007
Russian team to compete in 2007

Russian team to compete in 2007

THE RUSSIANS ARE COMING. For the first time ever a Russian racing team will take part in an FIA World Championship. Russian Bears Motorsport entered three BMW 320i cars in the second meeting of the World Touring Car Championship that will take...

Thu 15 Nov 2007
Macau: Tiago Monterio preview

Macau: Tiago Monterio preview

On the road to Macau Tiago Monteiro will battle it out this weekend in the last two races of the FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) on the Guia circuit, as part of the 54th Macau Grand Prix. For Tiago Monteiro, the trip to the former...

Sun 26 Aug 2007
Oschersleben: BMW race one, two summary

Oschersleben: BMW race one, two summary

Oschersleben (Germany), 26th August 2007. Augusto Farfus (BRA) of BMW Team Germany claimed victory in the 16th round of the FIA World Touring Car Championship. At the "Motorsport Arena Oschersleben", he crossed the line as winner ahead of BMW Team...

Fri 10 Aug 2007
Racing Season newsletter 2007-08-10

Racing Season newsletter 2007-08-10

LGT TO RACE DIESEL-POWERED LEXUS LGT Engineering confirmed their plans to enter the FIA World Touring Car Championship. The Liverpool based team will enter two Lexus IS220d cars to compete in the Yokohama Independents' Trophy. LGT's...