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Sun 25 Oct 2009
Bouman's guide to FIA Presidential electionsHeadline

Bouman's guide to FIA Presidential elections

FIA Presidential elections, a guide for dummies On Friday October 23 the members of the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA) will elect a new president, as current 69-year old president Max Mosley will step down after a reign of 16...

Mon 07 Dec 2009
BMW Motorsport presents 2010 programme

BMW Motorsport presents 2010 programme

BMW Motorsport presents 2010 programme: focus on production car racing, continuation of junior promotion. Munich, 5th December 2009. Having bid farewell to Formula One, BMW will intensify its involvement in GT and touring car racing in the ...

Tue 13 Oct 2009
Professional Motorsport World Expo 2009 award nominees

Professional Motorsport World Expo 2009 award nominees

UNPRECEDENTED NUMBER OF NOMINATIONS FOR BRAWN GP IN PROFESSIONAL MOTORSPORT WORLD EXPO 2009 AWARDS Professional MotorSport World Expo, central Europe's leading trade-only motorsport exhibition, today reveals the nominees for its...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Macau Grand Prix newsletter 2009-07-13

Macau Grand Prix newsletter 2009-07-13

56th Macau Grand Prix Programme Announced Celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the Macau SAR, the 56th Macau Grand Prix has a superb line-up of events more than fitting to the occasion. The three headline races are top of the November 19 -- 22 ...

Fri 30 Oct 2009
Todt to take the wheel as new FIA president Headline

Todt to take the wheel as new FIA president

On October 23, 2009, former Scuderia Ferrari CEO and Ferrari F1 team principal Jean Todt was elected President of the Federation Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA) for a four-year term by the FIA General Assembly at its annual meeting in Paris,...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Yokohama newsletter 2009-06-22
F3

Yokohama newsletter 2009-06-22

Sergio Hernandez secured his first victory of the year in the second race of the FIA World Touring Car Championship at Brno, Czech Republic on 21 June, making it a double win for BMW Team Italy-Spain across the weekend, after Alessandro ...

Tue 03 Nov 2009
David Brabham set for Macau return

David Brabham set for Macau return

Macau, (November 2, 2009) -- In 1989, legendary racing driver David Brabham beat the likes of Michael Schumacher, Mika Hakkinen, Eddie Irvine -- not to mention his own brother Gary -- to take victory in the blue riband Formula 3 Macau Grand ...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
Macau Grand Prix newsletter 2009-09-26

Macau Grand Prix newsletter 2009-09-26

Windsor Arch Returns as Macau Grand Prix Title Sponsor The Macau Grand Prix Committee is delighted to announce that Windsor Arch, a new benchmark in luxurious living, will be the title sponsor for the Macau Grand Prix for the second consecutive...

Thu 26 Nov 2009
Gabriele Tarquini wins longed-for title

Gabriele Tarquini wins longed-for title

Gabriele Tarquini wins longed-for title Gabriele Tarquini is the most veteran of the drivers on the WTCC grid. And not only does he like it but boasts about it to his rivals. At the age of 47 but with the enthusiasm and drive of a ...

Mon 14 Dec 2009
FIA WTCC 2010 Calendar

FIA WTCC 2010 Calendar

2010 FIA WTCC CALENDAR <pre> 07 Mar Curitiba, Brazil 11 Apr Puebla-Amozoc, Mexico 02 May Marrakech, Morocco 23 May Monza, Italy 20 Jun Zolder, Belgium 04 Jul Portimao, Portugal 18 Jul Brands Hatch, United Kingdom 01 Aug Brno, Czech...

Fri 16 Oct 2009
Alex Zanardi speaks on Hamilton interview
F1

Alex Zanardi speaks on Hamilton interview

FROM SCHUMACHER TO HAMILTON Dear Friends, Just a few lines to bring to your attention the interview to Lewis Hamilton on the next number of Sportweek: on Saturday 17th you will find the Italian magazine with the interview that, I must say, I...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
BMW 2009 lineup

BMW 2009 lineup

BMW sticks with three WTCC teams - ALMS drivers confirmed. Munich, 8th January 2009. BMW is to keep faith in its tried and tested national team concept for the 2009 FIA World Touring Car Championship. Three experienced teams will run five BMW ...

Mon 14 Dec 2009
World Motor Sport Council notes 2009-12-11
F1

World Motor Sport Council notes 2009-12-11

World Motor Sport Council The World Motor Sport Council met in Monaco on 11 December 2009. The following decisions were taken: MOBILITY AND MOTOR SPORT The FIA President opened the meeting by reaffirming his strong commitment to encouraging...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
BMW Motorsport and NGK extend partnership

BMW Motorsport and NGK extend partnership

Munich/Ratingen, 18 May 2009. BMW Motorsport and NGK Spark Plug Co. Ltd. have extended their successful partnership in the motorsport arena. Under the terms of the new agreement - the world's No1 spark plug manufacturer will supply spark plugs to...

Sat 24 Oct 2009
Yokohama preview

Yokohama preview

YOKOHAMA EXTENDS COMMITMENT TO MOTORSPORT AND ENVIRONMENT Japanese tyre supplier YOKOHAMA will return home as the FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) travels to Okayama, Japan, for the penultimate race weekend of the 2009 season on 1 ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
RML wins Business of the Year award

RML wins Business of the Year award

RML last night collected the Motorsport Industry Association (MIA) Business Excellence Award for Business of the Year 2008. The award was a result of nominations from fellow MIA members who voted for companies they feel have achieved ...

Tue 13 Oct 2009
Chevrolet announces 2010 ADAC Cruze Cup

Chevrolet announces 2010 ADAC Cruze Cup

2010 ADAC Cruze Cup: Motorsport for everyone Race-prepped Cruze Revealed at Motorsport Arena, Oschersleben ZURICH OSCHERSLEBEN, 12th October 2009 - After a successful introduction of the Chevrolet Cruze in the World Touring Car Championship,...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Macau Grand Prix newsletter 2009-06-22

Macau Grand Prix newsletter 2009-06-22

56th Macau Grand Prix Information Dates: November 19-22, 2009 Tickets: www.macau.grandprix.gov.mo As the countdown to the Grand Prix begins, keep track of the riders and drivers who could be Macau-bound in November! FORMULA 3 MACAU GRAND ...

Sat 21 Nov 2009
Macau: BMW qualifying report

Macau: BMW qualifying report

Priaulx and Farfus claim top-three grid positions for BMW in Macau. Macau, 20th November 2009. In a dramatic qualifying session Andy Priaulx (GB) and Augusto Farfus (BR) secured good grid positions for the season finale of the FIA World Touring...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Imola: Alex Zanardi preview

Imola: Alex Zanardi preview

FROM THREE TO FOUR WHEELS! Hi Friends, As you know I run the Handbike world championship last weekend and I have to say that overall it has been a great experience. Who knows me will not struggle to believe it if I admit that my expectations...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
KW becomes WTCC partner

KW becomes WTCC partner

KW JOINS WTCC AS NEW OFFICIAL SERIES PARTNER Eurosport Events, promoter of the WTCC via its subsidiary KSO, is proud to welcome KW as new official Series Partner of the Word Touring Car Championship. The partnership will cover all 2009 WTCC ...

Curitiba: Chevrolet Friday test notes

Curitiba: Chevrolet Friday test notes

THE NEW CHEVROLET CRUZE OFF TO AN ENCOURAGING DEBUT IN BRAZIL Larini (9th) And Menu (10th) in the Top Ten In Today's Testing Session CURITIBA, 6th March 2009 The new Chevrolet Cruze WTC made its first official outing today in Curitiba, as it...

Sun 22 Nov 2009
Macau: Tiago Monteiro wekeend summary

Macau: Tiago Monteiro wekeend summary

Tiago Monteiro champion of team spirit in Macau SEAT Sport takes both WTCC crowns The 6th and 4th places obtained by Tiago Monteiro in the finale of the FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) in Macau today, do not reflect the true...

Mon 21 Dec 2009
Series newsletter 2009-12-18

Series newsletter 2009-12-18

MOROCCO WINS WTCC SPECIAL AWARDS Championship promoter KSO established the "WTCC Special Award" to reward the efforts made by the companies involved in developing and promoting the FIA World Touring Car Championship. The jury, formed of ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
WTCC this weekend on British Eurosport

WTCC this weekend on British Eurosport

World Touring Cars comes to the UK this weekend on British Eurosport There will be plenty of British interest as the World Touring Car Championship makes its only UK stop of the season this weekend, LIVE on British Eurosport 1 and 2, as well...

Fri 13 Nov 2009
Macau: Series preview

Macau: Series preview

TITLE CONTENDERS ON EQUAL WEIGHT Gabriele Tarquini, Yvan Muller and Augusto Farfus are the only three men in contention to clinch the Drivers' World Championship. Altogether they have won 12 out of the 22 races held so far and in Macau they will...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Brno: Chevrolet preview

Brno: Chevrolet preview

CRUZE AIMS AT PROVING FURTHER PROGRESS IN BRNO Intense Testing Ahead Of Mid-Season Czech Round WELLINGBOUROUGH / ZURICH, 12th June 2009 Next week-end will not only mark the end of spring and the beginning of summer, but also the end of the ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Series Pau debeif

Series Pau debeif

OUTSTANDING RATINGS FOR WTCC RACE OF FRANCE ON THE STREET CIRCUIT OF PAU 7 MILLION VIEWERS WATCHED THE EVENT - PRODUCED IN HIGH DEFINITION - ON EUROSPORT Eurosport, Official Media Partner and Host Broadcaster of the FIA WTCC, registered ...

Sat 21 Nov 2009
Macau: SEAT Sport qualifying report

Macau: SEAT Sport qualifying report

YVAN MULLER AND GABRIELE TARQUINI CRASHED Jordi Gene and Tiago Monteiro best positioned SEAT on the starting grid in Macau [201109.jpg] The practice session of the WTCC's last round that will be raced next Sunday in Macau has been extremely ...

Fri 13 Nov 2009
Macau: Yokohama preview

Macau: Yokohama preview

GRIPPING COMPETITION IN MACAU The FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) concludes at the Circuito da Guia, Macau, on 22 November 2009, and is set to be the most hotly-contested race weekend of the season with both the drivers' and ...

Macau: Tom Coronel preview

Macau: Tom Coronel preview

Tom Coronel out to get Independents title in Macau From 19 to 22 November the famous Guia street circuit of Macau will be the scene of the grand finale of the FIA World Touring Car Championship (WTCC). Dutch SEAT driver Tom Coronel will fight...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Macau Grand Prix newsletter 2009-03-20

Macau Grand Prix newsletter 2009-03-20

Macau Grand Prix Celebrates 56th Year Sterling Race Programme Announced The 56th Macau Grand Prix will be held from November 19-22 this year. The 2009 edition of the blue riband event is particularly meaningful as this year the Macau...

Wed 30 Dec 2009
WTCC star Rob Huff to appear at Autosport International

WTCC star Rob Huff to appear at Autosport International

WORLD TOURING CAR STAR ROB HUFF TO APPEAR AT AUTOSPORT INTERNATIONAL Rob Huff, Chevrolet's World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) race-winner, will be one of the special guests at Autosport International, Europe's largest motorsport show, held ...

Mon 14 Dec 2009
Alex Zanardi goes flat out on a BMW bike

Alex Zanardi goes flat out on a BMW bike

FLAT OUT! Bl**dy hell what a fun! I admit to have very few merits in devising what could look like my hundredth "idea". In reality, Roberto Ungaro from the very nice magazine "Riders" proposed me this test. His motivations, beyond the ...

Sun 22 Nov 2009
Macau: Event race one report

Macau: Event race one report

Huff wins FIA World Touring Car Championship Race One Chevrolet's Rob Huff dominated the first of the FIA World Touring Car Championship races in Macau on Sunday - as runner-up finisher Gabriele Tarquini moved a step closer to capturing the ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Alex Zanardi speaks on Henry Surtees death

Alex Zanardi speaks on Henry Surtees death

A SAD SUNDAY Dear Friends, I thought a lot about what to write you, I drafted words that I afterwards deleted since they seemed to me silly and inappropriate when I was reading them. The reality is that there is not a lot to say about a race...