Tim Biesbrouck

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DTM drops Zandvoort race, Assen in frame for 2019

Zandvoort has been dropped from the DTM calendar with Assen expected to replace it in 2019, has learned.

De Vries joins Racing Team Nederland WEC squad

McLaren Formula 1 junior Nyck de Vries will join LMP2 outfit Racing Team Nederland for the 2018/19 FIA World Endurance Championship season after this year's Le Mans 24 Hours.

Dutch teen Verschoor to lose Red Bull junior status

Richard Verschoor has confirmed that he has lost his position in the Red Bull junior team, and is set to stay in Eurocup Formula Renault 2.0 for a second season.

Zandvoort F1 return "realistic" from 2020

Zandvoort could realistically host a Formula 1 race from 2020, according to one of the Dutch circuit's co-owners.

Zurich added to season four Formula E calendar

Formula E will end an absence of motor racing in Switzerland of more than 60 years after adding a race in Zurich to its 2017/18 calendar.

Catsburg "hopes" M8 GTE test leads to race chance

BMW factory driver Nicky Catsburg says his maiden test outing in the M8 GTE has given him hope that he could be in line to race the car next season.

Roborace explained: Where artificial intelligence meets racing

Preparations for the first competition with autonomous race cars is under way. But why? And will it be fun to watch? searched for answers.

New 'Formulino E' electric junior single-seater revealed

A new junior electric single-seater that could be “like Formula 2 to Formula 1” for electric racing has been revealed.

Roof of Africa legend: "Billy Bolt has a huge future ahead of him"

Everyone in the bivouac of the hard enduro events keep an eye out for Billy Bolt.

Bourgeois survives Roof of Africa: "It was a crazy race"

French national motocross champion Marc Bourgeois debuted in the Motul Roof of Africa hard enduro event and shared with his thoughts on his toughest ever challenge.

Jarvis secures fourth title in 2016 Motul Roof of Africa

Graham Jarvis has beaten rival Alfredo Gomez to victory in the 2016 Motul Roof of Africa after a lengthy race to the finish.

Jarvis beats Gomez on day 2 of Roof of Africa

Graham Jarvis finished the longest day of the Motul Roof of Africa event in front of Alfredo Gomez, who closed a gap of 10 minutes.

Swanepoel beats Jarvis on first day of Roof of Africa

South African Brett Swanepoel beat British veteran Graham Jarvis on the first day of Motul Roof of Africa, an endurance motocross event that is considered as one of the world’s toughest.

Fourth Roof of Africa title won’t come easy - Jarvis

Graham Jarvis is one of the most experienced riders in the Roof of Africa event, but the 41-year-old British Husqvarna rider reckons that it will be tough to come out on top this year.

Lesotho gears up to host one of the world's toughest motocross events

The Motul Roof of Africa off-road competition in Lesotho is considered as one of the toughest challenges a motocross rider can face. A three-day endurance race with an international line-up is about to start. 

Masters of F3: Eriksson leads Motopark 1-2-3

Joel Eriksson is crowned as the 26th winner of the Masters of Formula 3 event at Circuit Park Zandvoort, as the Swede controlled the race from pole, finishing ahead of teammates Niko Kari and Sergio Sette Camara.

Masters of F3: Eriksson beats Ilott to win qualifying race

Joel Eriksson won the qualifying race during the Masters of Formula 3 event at Circuit Park Zandvoort. The Swede took the lead at the start and remained unchallenged then on.

Masters of F3: Ilott takes pole for qualifying race

Callum Ilott has secured pole position for race one of the 26th running of the Masters of Formula 3 race weekend, at Circuit Park Zandvoort.

Van der Garde: “We can take LMP2 win at Le Mans”

Ex-F1 racer Giedo van der Garde believes he can win the LMP2 class of the 24 Hours of Le Mans at his first attempt with G-Drive Racing.

Ratel doesn't fear competition from ACO GT3 series

Stephane Ratel, the promoter for the Blancpain GT series, says he welcomes the arrival of a new championship for GT3 cars sanctioned by the Automobile Club de l'Ouest (ACO).

Ratel: Youngsters should chase GT3 deals over F1 dreams

Stephane Ratel, organiser of the Blancpain GT Series, believes that young drivers would be better served aspiring to works GT3 contracts, rather than chasing their Formula 1 dreams.

Dutch students present design for hydrogen-powered LMP3 racer

Students of Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands have presented the design of their new hydrogen fuel cell race car.

Van der Garde looking to return to action in 2016

Giedo van der Garde may have won a lawsuit against Sauber, but lost out on a year's worth of racing. Now the Dutchman is planning a return, as he tells Tim Biesbrouck.

De Vries: Third place was "best possible result" in first FR3.5 season

McLaren junior Nyck de Vries has conceded that it was "not realistic" to fight for the title in his rookie season in Formula Renault 3.5, saying that third place was the best result possible.

Electric Le Mans racer eyes Garage 56 entry

A team of Dutch students is aiming to field an electric Garage 56 entry in the Le Mans 24 Hours.

Giovinazzi proud to "follow in Verstappen's footsteps" with Masters win

Antonio Giovinazzi etched his name into Formula 3 history by winning the 25th edition of the Masters of F3 race at Circuit Park Zandvoort.

Antonio Giovinazzi wins 25th Masters of Formula 3

Antonio Giovinazzi has succeeded Max Verstappen as the winner of the Masters of Formula 3 race at Circuit Park Zandvoort, having led the entire main event.

Giovinazzi dominates Masters of Formula 3 qualifying race

A brave move in the first corner paved way for Antonio Giovinazzi's win in the Masters of Formula 3 qualifying race at Zandvoort, which means the Italian will start tomorrow's main event from pole.

Sergio Sette Camara claims pole position for Masters of Formula 3 qualifying race

Sergio Sette Camara secured pole position for the qualifying race of the Masters of Formula 3 at Circuit Park Zandvoort, beating Antonio Giovinazzi by a narrow margin.

Freddie Hunt remembered his father in Hesketh 308C demo

Freddie demonstrated the Hesketh 308C at Circuit Park Zandvoort on the birthday of his father, the 1976 Formula 1 champion James Hunt. It’s 40 years ago that James celebrated his first F1 victory at the Dutch race track.

Renovo Motors eyes Formula E move

Silicon Valley-based start-up Renovo Motors is looking to become part of the Formula E championship, can reveal.

Ho-Pin Tung and Formula E

Ho-Pin Tung talks about Formula E, its technology and his aspiration to be behind the wheel in Beijing.