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Daily Archives: May 26th, 2015

– Landsail Tyres becomes title sponsor of Performance Car Show at the NEC, Birmingham in January 2016
– Performance Car Show presented by Landsail Tyres in association with Autocar and PistonHeads.com will showcase the most modern and desirable supercars and hypercars on sale today
– Visitors can see Landsail’s latest range of tyres on Stand 19490 in Hall 19
– The Performance Car Show and Autosport International – Europe’s largest motorsport show – takes place at the NEC Birmingham between 14-17 January, 2016*

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JD Classics Mille Miglia15– JD Classics prepared, rallied and supported 11 separate cars on the 2015 Mille Miglia, making it the largest British team competing
– As a gold sponsor of the Mille Miglia, JD Classics was the only classic car specialist in the world to have such an association at the event
– Ranging from the ex-Fangio C-Type to an Alfa Romeo 1900C Pininfarina, all of the JD Classics entries finished the race strongly
– JD Classics’ Chris Ward and Andrew Elcomb finished in 117th place in the ex- Fangio C-Type – a brilliant result given the competition Read More »

King Monaco15aJordan King last weekend finished in a GP2 series points-paying position on his debut in Monte Carlo, the third round of the Formula 1-feeder series.

The 21-year old Brit, who’s in his rookie season with the Spanish Racing Engineering team, was relishing the chance to race on the hallowed street circuit on which speed, bravery, accuracy and tactical nous are always rewarded. Read More »

Citroen Portugal15aKris Meeke and Mads Østberg began the final day of Rally de Portugal looking to collect a large haul of points for the Citroën Total Abu Dhabi World Rally Team.

Although he fought to stay in the top three, in the end Kris Meeke had to settle for fourth position, securing important points for the championships. He therefore followed up his win in Argentina by racking up another bumper collection of points, enabling him to move into fourth place in the Drivers’ standings, after an intense scrap with Jari-Matti Latvala, Sébastien Ogier and Andreas Mikkelsen that lasted two days. Read More »

Senna NSX– Honda NSX turns 25 with massive Silverstone parade
– The mid-engined two-seater that redefined the supercar
– Record number of NSXs to mark quarter century
– Japanese cavalcade also marks key Mazda, Nissan and Toyota milestones

It’s not just the Silverstone Classic that will be celebrating its Silver Jubilee at this summer’s special staging of the World’s Biggest Classic Motor Racing Festival (24-26 July) – it is also 25 years since Honda launched its game-changing NSX. Read More »

– Latvala beats Ogier and Mikkelsen – Rally Portugal exciting down to the wire
– Third one-two-three win overall for Polo R WRC in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC)
– First time a manufacturer has ever secured the maximum points in all three WRC standings

As good as it gets: Volkswagen got a triumphant one-two-three win in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC), seeing them celebrate the most successful rally in the history of the Polo R WRC. In Portugal, at the fifth event of the season, Jari-Matti Latvala/Miikka Anttila (FIN/FIN) won ahead of their team-mates Sébastien Ogier/Julien Ingrassia (F/F) and Andreas Mikkelsen/Ola Fløene (N/N), and with the triple success on the power stage, also secured the maximum number of points in all three WRC standings for the works team from Wolfsburg. Read More »

– World Championship leader Petter Solberg triumphs at Lydden Hill
– Pulsating duel in Motorsport News World RX of Great Britain
– Home hero Guy Wilks thrills fans en route to the final
– Record crowds enjoy spectacular action on sun-kissed dayWorld RX15 Lydden A Read More »

World RX15 Teng ToolsThe FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy has today announced Swedish-based company Teng Tools as the Championship’s Official Tools Supplier for the remainder of the 2015 season. The partnership expands on Teng Tools’ long-term relationship with reigning World Champion, Petter Solberg. Read More »