Tag: WRC

Formula 2 – Formula E: Daniel Abt fronts Audi 1-2 in morning session of Mexico City in-season test

Formula 2 – Formula E: Daniel Abt fronts Audi 1-2 in morning session of Mexico City in-season test

Daniel Abt headed team-mate Lucas di Grassi at the end of the morning session of Formula E’s third and final in-season group test at the Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez circuit in Mexico City. Abt, who completed 52 laps in the three-hour session, set a best time of 58.917s to top the timesheets, with di Grassi, who…

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Formula E – Formula E: Pascal Wehrlein powers to maiden Formula E pole position in Mexico City

Formula E – Formula E: Pascal Wehrlein powers to maiden Formula E pole position in Mexico City

Pascal Wehrlein powered to a maiden Formula E pole position at the Mexico City E-Prix, beating Lucas di Grassi to the top spot for Mahindra Racing.  Wehrlein, who made his debut in the all-electric single seater series in January’s Marrakesh E-Prix, completed his initial qualifying run in Group Two, securing the second fastest time of the…

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Formula 2 – Formula 1: Formula 1 2019 ready to roar info life in Spain

Formula 2 – Formula 1: Formula 1 2019 ready to roar info life in Spain

It’s almost time for Formula 1’s 2019 season to kick into life. Motorsport Week looks ahead to pre-season testing, and the start of a new campaign. The winter break is creeping towards its conclusion. Formula 1 slipped into its hibernation at the end of November but behind the scenes the 10 teams have been burning…

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MotoGP – MotoGP: What we learned from the Sepang test

MotoGP – MotoGP: What we learned from the Sepang test

MotoGP burst back into life at the Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia last week, as three days of intensive pre-season testing for the teams and riders heralded the beginning of final preparations ahead of the coming 2019 campaign.  Making any concrete assertions based on testing is generally a foolish endeavour; timesheets only reveal so much.…

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WRC – Durchwachsenes WM-Debüt für Knacker in Schweden

WRC – Durchwachsenes WM-Debüt für Knacker in Schweden

17.02.2019: Mit der Rallye Schweden fand vom 14. – 17.02.2019 der Auftakt der FIA Junior-Rallye- Weltmeisterschaft statt. Nico Knacker, der bei der Rallye Schweden sein WM-Debüt feierte, lande Mit der Rallye Schweden fand vom 14. – 17.02.2019 der Auftakt der FIA Junior-Rallye- Weltmeisterschaft statt. Nico Knacker, der bei der Rallye…

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Formula 2 – Formula 1: Lando Norris wary ‘more scrutiny’ in F1 will lead to greater criticism

Formula 2 – Formula 1: Lando Norris wary ‘more scrutiny’ in F1 will lead to greater criticism

Lando Norris accepts that he will be “rubbished” at various stages of 2019 due to the greater attention that will be placed upon him in Formula 1.   Norris has stepped up to Formula 1 with McLaren after a strong record in junior categories, including titles in Formula 4, Formula 3 and the runner-up position…

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Formula 2 – Formula 1: Williams releases renders of its 2019 F1 car, the FW42

Formula 2 – Formula 1: Williams releases renders of its 2019 F1 car, the FW42

Williams has released official renders of its 2019 Formula 1 car, the FW42, ahead of its on-track debut next week. Williams unveiled its revised livery at its Grove factory on Monday – having signed a new title partner in the form of ROKiT – but did so on a 2018-spec car. On Friday afternoon it…

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Formula 1 – Formula 1: Alexander Albon hopes F1 follows MotoGP to Thailand

Formula 1 – Formula 1: Alexander Albon hopes F1 follows MotoGP to Thailand

Toro Rosso’s Alexander Albon says it would be “amazing” if Formula 1 was to ever hold a Grand Prix in his native Thailand. Formula 1 has never had a Thai Grand Prix but last year the country joined the MotoGP calendar at the new-build Chang International Circuit in Buriram. Britain-born Albon, meanwhile, will race under…

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WRC – Stepping up in style: ERC Junior graduate Kristensson wins on Junior world debut – FIA ERC

WRC – Stepping up in style: ERC Junior graduate Kristensson wins on Junior world debut – FIA ERC

Stepping up in style: ERC Junior graduate Kristensson wins on Junior world debut Tom Kristensson made an instant impact on his FIA Junior World Rally Championship debut, winning his class just three months and four days after completing his FIA ERC Junior Championship campaign with victory on Rally Liepāja. Kristensson’s achievement on Rally Sweden in…

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Formula 1 – Formula 1: McLaren expects smoother second year with Renault

Formula 1 – Formula 1: McLaren expects smoother second year with Renault

McLaren believes last year’s experience with engine supplier Renault will stand the parties in greater stead for the upcoming Formula 1 campaign. McLaren, following three years with Honda, switched to Renault power for 2018, but the team’s anticipated leap forward failed to materialise, as it finished a low-key sixth in the Constructors’ Championship. Renault has…

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Formula E – Formula E: Video: Formula E – Mexico City EPrix Race Highlights

Formula E – Formula E: Video: Formula E – Mexico City EPrix Race Highlights

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WRC – Sebastien Ogier has ‘nothing to play for’ after WRC Sweden crash

WRC – Sebastien Ogier has ‘nothing to play for’ after WRC Sweden crash

Sebastien Ogier will resume Rally Sweden on Saturday after his crash, but the World Rally Championship leader feels he has “nothing to play for” as he rejoins in 46th position. Ogier’s Citroen C3 WRC was not damaged when he went off the road on the second run through Svullrya on Friday afternoon while holding seventh…

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WRC – Tanak dominates to Rally Sweden victory | Race Report

WRC – Tanak dominates to Rally Sweden victory | Race Report

Ott Tanak has secured a dominant victory at Rally Sweden for Toyota Gazoo Racing to take the lead in the World Rally Championship. The Estonian driver claimed his seventh career WRC win, and his first triumph at Rally Sweden, to cement his spot as a title contender in 2019. After trading the overall classification lead…

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