The World Motor Sport Council met in Monaco on 12 December 2008. The
following decisions were taken:
FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP
The following measures to reduce costs in Formula One have been agreed by
the World Motor Sport Council. These...
BMW Motorsport Party and Sports Trophy 2008.
Munich, 29th November 2008. The BMW Motorsport squad of Formula One drivers
(Robert Kubica, Nick Heidfeld and Christian Klien), FIA World Touring Car
Championship (WTCC) works drivers and the junior...
Originally conceived in 1954 as an amateur event for local motoring
enthusiasts, the Macau Grand Prix is today a race meeting to which the
world's leading Formula 3 and touring car drivers, and road and endurance
BMW lines up again in 2009 WTCC - Return to the ALMS.
Munich, 29th November 2008. In 2009 BMW Motorsport will put its touring and
sports car programmes into action on several popular stages, and will use racing
versions of the BMW 3 series to ...
Yvan Muller, Touring Car World Champion with SEAT
* Yvan Muller clinches his first world title at the wheel of the SEAT Leon
* SEAT closes the season in Macau with two world titles, 12 victories and 19
* Gabriele ...
CAR COMPENSATION WEIGHT REPLACES DRIVER BALLAST
From next season a system of Compensation Weights will replace the
Success Ballast system that has previously adjusted car weights based on
driver results. Compensation Weight will balance the ...
BMW national teams highly motivated for Imola's WTCC return.
Munich, 15th September, 2008. For the first time since 2005, the FIA World Touring
Car Championship makes a stop at Imola (IT) to contest rounds 17 and 18 of its
season. Following ...
Tiago Monteiro at the 2008 Lisbon-Dakar Rally solo!
A personal challenge coupled with a humanitarian mission
Tiago Monteiro has decided to cross the threshold of a new experience in
auto racing and add a new string to his bow in participating...
SEAT driver Tom Coronel reflects on successful season despite bad luck an
Despite there were no podium finishes or championship points today for
Tom Coronel this weekend the SEAT Team Holland driver is looking back on
the 2008 FIA WTCC ...
HERE WE GO WITH THE COOL STUFF FOR MACAU!
Hi guys, how's it going? No, I didn't get crazy all of a sudden, at least
I am not crazier than what I used to be! Anyway, the saying "birds of a
feather flock together" is true: a lot of years ago I met...
CHEVROLET CRUZE WTCC REVEALED IN BOLOGNA
Distinctive 2009 Racing Livery Inspired by Chevrolet's Dynamic Spirit
BOLOGNA / ZURICH, 3rd December 2008 - Chevrolet will reveal today at the 33rd Bologna Motor
Show the new Chevrolet Cruze WTCC that...
NYKJÃ†R'S WINS SECOND CONSECUTIVE S2000 CUP
Michel NykjÃ¦r managed to claim a second consecutive FIA European Touring
Car Cup at the Austrian Salzburgring today. The Danish driver won the
first race and then survived a number of incidents to ...
BMW national teams conclude European WTCC season in Monza.
Munich, 29th September 2008. This weekend, Monza (IT) hosts the final event of
the FIA World Touring Car Championship's European leg. The BMW national team
drivers face a huge challenge...
Olivier Tielemans will drive WTCC for Wiechers Sport/BMW
The 23-Year-old Dutchman Olivier Tielemans will drive in 2007 with a BMW
E90 320si for the German Wiechers-Sport team in the FIA World Touring Car
Team owner Dieter...
SEVENTH BUT ...FIRST OF THE BMWS!
Monza's weekend unfortunately confirmed the worries of the eve. I
finished race two as the best BMW, a result that some time ago would have
been worth the first place of the podium but today, ...
CHEVROLET UNVEIL THE CRUZE WTCC
The new Chevrolet Cruze racing car that will compete in the 2009 FIA
World Touring Car Championship was unveiled at the Bologna Motor Show by
Nicola Larini himself.
The race livery of the Cruze aims at stressing...
LARINI, HUFF, MENU RE-SIGN FOR FIFTH CONSECUTIVE SEASON
Huff To Continue Title Chase In Monza With Help From Team Mates
ZURICH / WELLINGBOROUGH, The Chevrolet WTTC team
will go to the last European round of the 2008 World Touring ...
THE WTCC OPENS UP IMOLA AGAIN
The curtain is about raise on Imola's renovated Autodromo Enzo and Dino
Ferrari. This weekend's FIA World Touring Car Championship meeting will
mark the reopening of the glorious racetrack after a two-year closure...
FARFUS GIVES BMW FIRST POLE OF THE SEASON
Augusto Farfus claimed his and BMW's first pole position of the season at
the end of an eventful session that had been delayed by a half-an-hour
for the track to be repaired after a support race. The...
Three BMW drivers qualify for top-ten grid positions in Imola.
Imola, 20th September 2008. In qualifying for the 17th round of the FIA World
Touring Car Championship, BMW Team Germany's Jorg Muller (DE) was the
quickest driver in the ranks of...
Tiago Monteiro is disappointed to have to stay home
The Lisbon-Dakar is over before it even began, cancelled because the
safety of the competitors could not be guaranteed. Tiago Monteiro's
feelings on the subject reflect those of all the ...
WTCC CHANGE QUALIFYING FORMAT
The FIA World Touring Car Championship will change its qualifying format
from next season to adopt a system similar to Formula One.
The new format was proposed by the FIA Touring Car Commission and