CHEVROLET TEAM ALREADY AT WORK
The Chevrolet team have already started their wintertime testing in view
of the next WTCC season. Last week Alain Menu spent a couple of days at
Jerez de la Frontera (December 17th and 18th) that were disturbed by...
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 ...
CRUZE UNDERGOES INTENSE WINTER TESTING PROGRAMME AHEAD OF 2010
Four Sessions Scheduled In Jerez, Valencia And Algarve
WELLINGBOROUGH / ZURICH, 21st December 2009 There is no "dead season" for the
Chevrolet Cruze in-between the 2009 and 2010 ...
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 ...
Bl**dy hell what a fun!
I admit to have very few merits in devising what could look like my
In reality, Roberto Ungaro from the very nice magazine "Riders" proposed
me this test.
His motivations, beyond the ...
2010 FIA WTCC CALENDAR
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...
NO MORE BALANCE OF PERFORMANCE CHANGES
Yesterday in Monaco, the FIA World Motor Sport Council approved the
concept that there will be no balance of performance changes to any of
the FIA WTCC cars after the start of the 2010 season.
The same ...
Tarquini And SEAT Crowned at Gala
The FIA officially crowned Gabriele Tarquini as the 2009 FIA World Touring
Car Champion at its gala awards event in Monaco.
It was a fitting finish to another exciting season, where 47-year old
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
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 ...
THREE MONTHS TO THE NEW SEASON
The FIA World Touring Car Championship is facing a winter break that will
last little more than three months.
In only 93 days from now, the series that ended on November 22nd in
Macau, will resume in Brazil for...
TO TELL THE TRUTH...
As has probably some of you did, I have also read the news of my
"retirement" from WTCC which has appeared, at various times, on news
channels on the subject and I feel that a more precise information...
THE NIGHT OF WTCC AWARDS
The 2009 FIA World Touring Car champions were honoured last Sunday in
Macau, during the traditional party at Fisherman's Wharf. One after the
other all the major players of the season were called on to the stage...
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 ...
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
No reward for spirited comeback: BMW misses out on WTCC title.
The BMW national teams in the FIA World Touring Car Championship showed
fighting spirit to keep the battle for the World Championship open right up
to the season finale in Macau (CN).
Tom Coronel champion FIA WTCC Independents Trophy 2009
Also this year the decision in the FIA World Touring Car Championship
took place in Macau. The races on this tight and challenging street
circuit have always been known for their...
SEAT becomes World Touring Car Champion again !
Absolute success for SEAT in the 2009 World Touring Car Championship. The
SEAT Sport team achieved today all of its aims at the urban racetrack of
Macau, venue of the last round of the season, ...
GABRIELE TARQUINI IS CROWNED WORLD CHAMPION AS CHEVROLET AND BMW SHARE VICTORIES
Gabriele Tarquini set a couple of new records: he has become the oldest
FIA World Champion ever and scored the highest number of points (127)
ever for a WTCC ...
LADA REMAINS UPBEAT DESPITE CHALLENGING SEASON FINALE
After its first season of competing on the FIA World Touring Car
Championship as a registered manufacturer, Lada has been encouraged by
the progress of the all-new Priora - despite an...
THE CRUZE CONCLUDES ITS FIRST WTCC SEASON WITH A WIN
Rob Huff Brings Home Race 1 In Macau Four Points Finishes For Chevrolet, With Menu
Taking A 4th And Larini A 7th In His Farewell To The WTCC
MACAU, 22nd November 2009 The Chevrolet Cruze...
Farfus Wins as Tarquini takes FIA World Touring Car Championship Title
Augusto Farfus took victory for BMW in the shortened final round of the FIA
World Touring Car Championship in Macau on Sunday, as SEAT's Gabriele
Tarquini clinched the...
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 ...
BMW claims one-two in Macau while missing out on world titles.
Macau, 22nd November 2009. The 2009 FIA World Touring Car Championship came
to an end in Macau with another victory for BMW Team Germany's Augusto Farfus
(BR). He won the 24th race...
WTCC CHAMPION YVAN MULLER TO RACE FOR CHEVROLET IN 2010
French Ace To Drive The Cruze Alongside Menu And Huff In Next Year's WTCC
MACAU / ZURICH, 22nd November 2009 Last year's WTCC Champion Yvan Muller will drive a
Chevrolet Cruze in the 2010...
ON THE EVE OF THE FINAL BATTLE
The final rounds of the 2009 FIA World Touring Car Championship will take
place tomorrow - Sunday - at 12.05 and 13.25 local time.
The two 9-lap races will decide the fights for both the Drivers' and ...
ROB HUFF CONQUERS POLE IN CHAOTIC QUALIFYING IN MACAU
Menu (9th) And Larini (12th), Victims Of The Many Incidents And Yellow Flags On The Track
MACAU, 20th November 2009 Rob Huff emerged fastest man of the day after a chaotic
qualifying in ...
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
YVAN MULLER AND GABRIELE TARQUINI CRASHED
Jordi Gene and Tiago Monteiro best positioned SEAT on the starting grid
[201109.jpg] The practice session of the WTCC's last round that will be
raced next Sunday in Macau has been extremely ...
HUFF WINS POLE IN QUALIFYING DRAMA
Robert Huff took pole position in a dramatic final qualifying session of
the season. Andy Priaulx took second and Augusto Farfus third. Both SEAT
title contenders, Yvan Muller and Gabriele Tarquini, had huge ...
NICOLA LARINI TO RETIRE FROM WTCC RACING AFTER MACAU
The Italian Driver Eager To Devote More Time To His Personal Life After A
Long And Successful Career In Touring Car Racing
MACAU, 20 November 2009 Touring car star and Chevrolet WTCC driver...
Huff on Pole after Chaotic FIA WTCC Qualifying
Chevrolet's Rob Huff came through a chaotic qualifying session for the FIA
World Touring Car Championship finale in Macau to take pole position on an
afternoon when the title hopes of SEAT duo ...