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Fri 15 Jun 2007
Brno: Pre-race notes

Brno: Pre-race notes

SEAT GIVE NEW ENGINE TO JORDI GENE In Brno Jordi Gene will be the first SEAT Sport driver to use the new engine with the 13:1 compression ratio during a race weekend. "We have tested it before, but we are still not sure about the reliability.

Sun 03 Jun 2007
Pau: Race one notes

Pau: Race one notes

MENU AND CHEVROLET WIN RACE 1 Alain Menu was victorious after leading the field from lights to flag in Pau. He drove his Chevrolet Lacetti solidly to turn his second pole of the season into his second win, precisely like one moth ago in ...

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...

Tue 09 Oct 2007
Standings after Monza

Standings after Monza

@>Drivers' Championship: Pos Name Points --- ------------------------------ -------- 1. A. Priaulx 81 2. Y. Muller 81 3. A. Farfus Jr 71 ...

Fri 05 Oct 2007
Monza: Tiago Monteiro preview

Monza: Tiago Monteiro preview

The FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) is going from historic circuit to historic circuit. Two weeks after making his Leon No. 18 car roar at Brands Hatch, Tiago Monteiro enters the den of speed this coming weekend. Located 20 kilometers ...

Sat 09 Jun 2007
Newsletter 2007-06-08

Newsletter 2007-06-08

ROUTE TO: BRNO, CZECH REPUBLIC The 9th and 10th rounds of the FIA WTCC will take place next week in the Czech Republic, at Brno's Masaryk Circuit. This is a traditional meeting for the championship, as Brno hosted the European Touring Car ...

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...

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 ...

Sat 10 Mar 2007
Curitiba: Practice 2 times

Curitiba: Practice 2 times

Pos Car Driver Car Laps Time Gap To 1st --- --- ---------------------- -------------------- ------ ---------- ------- ------- 1. 3 Augusto Farfus BMW 320si 14 1:26.177 2. ...

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 16 Nov 2007
Macau: N.Technology Friday notes

Macau: N.Technology Friday notes

N.TECHNOLOGY THIRD IN TESTING N.Technology Alfa Romeo's weekend got off to a great start today in Macau with guest driver Andre Couto posting the third fastest time during official FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) testing. 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 ...

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...

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...

Sun 11 Mar 2007
Curitiba: Qualifying notes

Curitiba: Qualifying notes

JÖRG MÜLLER GRABS POLE Jörg Müller of BMW Team Germany claimed the first pole position of the season.Qualifying became the battle of the BMW men for top spot. Jörg Müller occupied provisional pole for the majority of the session before ...

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 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...

Mon 24 Sep 2007
Brands Hatch: Tom Coronel race one, two report

Brands Hatch: Tom Coronel race one, two report

Coronel earns final championship point the hard way The British racing track of Brands Hatch set the scene of the 17th and 18th round of the FIA World Touring Car Championship. Of course Tom Coronel and his orange-black SEAT Leon, prepared by...

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...

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...

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 ...

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...

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 06 May 2007
Zandvoort: SEAT Sport race notes

Zandvoort: SEAT Sport race notes

THE FIRST VICTORY OF 2007 THE FIRST VICTORY OF 2007 SEAT returns to win in the FIA World Touring Car Championship The Spanish brand has achieved its first victory of the 2007 WTCC season at the Zandvoort circuit in the Netherlands.

Sun 26 Aug 2007
Oschersleben: N.Technology race two report

Oschersleben: N.Technology race two report

METEORIC PERFORMANCE FROM N.TECHNOLOGY ALFA ROMEO Inspired driving from N.Technology Alfa Romeo's James Thompson saw the FIA World Touring Car Championship driver make up six places in one corner in today's first race at Oschersleben, Germany to...

Tue 09 Oct 2007
Monza: SEAT Sport race one, two report

Monza: SEAT Sport race one, two report

SEAT Leon TDI dominates WTCC race at Monza with pole and two wins Click here to return to the list of news items The SEAT Leon TDI dominated the FIA World Touring Car Championship race meeting at Monza in Italy today, with Yvan Muller qualifying...

Tue 02 Oct 2007
Monza: N.Technology preview

Monza: N.Technology preview

ITALIAN RENAISSANCE AS N.TECHNOLOGY HEADS TO MONZA James Thompson may be British born but the FIA World Touring Car Championship race winner says N.Technology Alfa Romeo's Latin flair has rubbed off, giving him extra incentive for the...

Wed 01 Aug 2007
Anderstorp: Tiago Monteiro race one, two report

Anderstorp: Tiago Monteiro race one, two report

Tiago Monteiro shines at wet Anderstorp! A Pole Position, a second place in the first race, and the best comeback in the second race! For the second time in the six meetings of the FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) in which he has...

Wed 25 Jul 2007
Anderstorp: BMW Motorsport preview

Anderstorp: BMW Motorsport preview

WTCC pays a visit to Sweden - Ekblom on the starting grid for BMW. Munich: Set to take place in Anderstorp, the next two races of the FIA World Touring Car Championship will see the BMW national teams reinforced by the addition of Frederik...

Anderstorp: N.Technology preview

Anderstorp: N.Technology preview

N.TECHNOLOGY BACK ON WINNING GROUND N.Technology Alfa Romeo is aiming for strong results next weekend in Anderstorp, Sweden as the Italian team returns to familiar ground for rounds 13 and 14 of the FIA World Touring Car Championship ...

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 ...

Tue 13 Nov 2007
BMW announces driver line-up for 2008

BMW announces driver line-up for 2008

BMW national team driver line-up confirmed for 2008 season. Munich, 12th November 2007. Prior to the season finale of the FIA World Touring Car Championship in Macau (MAC), BMW has already laid down the foundations for success in the coming...

Sun 07 Oct 2007
Monza: BMW Motorsport qualifying report

Monza: BMW Motorsport qualifying report

Farfus and Porteiro claim top-ten grid positions for BMW in Monza. In qualifying for the 19th round of the 207 FIA World Touring Car Championship in Monza, Augusto Farfus (BRA) from BMW Team Germany finished sixth, thus being the best-placed BMW...

Wed 03 Oct 2007
Chevrolet Confirms WTCC until 2010 with RML

Chevrolet Confirms WTCC until 2010 with RML

Chevrolet Europe has re-signed an agreement with UK-based Ray Mallock Limited to extend the current agreement and WTCC commitment beyond the 2007 season. Under the agreement works Chevrolets will be entered in all rounds of the FIA World Touring...

Thu 27 Sep 2007
Brands Hatch: Tiago Monteiro race one, two report

Brands Hatch: Tiago Monteiro race one, two report

Tiago Monteiro was delighted at the chance to get acquainted with the long version of the Brands Hatch circuit this weekend for the 9th meeting of the FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC). Once he got started on the historic English track, ...