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Daily Archives: September 5th, 2016

Blair Brown pre-IOM16Scottish junior rally driver Blair Brown (21) has teamed up with the experienced driver, co-driver and mentor Steven Clark (42) ahead of the final round of the 2016 MSA British Rally Championship (BRC) at the Rally Isle of Man, which takes place on the 15th – 17th September. The duo hopes to focus on a set of objectives and finish the championship on a high. Read More »

– DTM visits the Nürburgring for the 50th time from September 9 to 11
– Many successes and track record for the current Audi RS 5 DTM
– Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline sets sights on 50th DTM victory

From September 9 to 11, the DTM will visit the Nürburgring for the 50th time. Audi Sport has a special history in the DTM on the famous race track in the Eifel as well. Read More »

Citroen Motegi16aYvan Muller and José María López finished first and second in the main race at Motegi (Japan) to claim the Citroën C-Elysée WTCC’s fifth one-two of the season. This means the Argentinian is provisional world champion for the third year running, whilst Citroën took another step closer to a sixteenth World Championship title. Read More »

An assertive performance on home soil saw Sébastien Loeb steer his PEUGEOT 208 WRX to another podium finish in Brittany today. The result of the eighth round of the 2016 FIA World Rallycross Championship has taken Team Peugeot Hansen a little closer to the top of the points table.Peugeot Loheac16a Read More »

– Thrilling performances by both driver squads in Mexican debut
– Marcel Fässler/André Lotterer second following recovery
– Lucas di Grassi/Loïc Duval/Oliver Jarvis score important points in manufacturers’ standings

Audi showed a strong battle in round five of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC). Following Audi’s pole position, both Audi R18 cars took turns leading the race in Mexico in the early stage. Read More »

Renault Italy16– Jolyon Palmer made up a number of positions after a spirited start however contact with Felipe Nasr – for which the Sauber driver was subsequently penalised – led to retirement on safety grounds. Kevin Magnussen also made a strong start and finished in seventeenth position.
– Kevin started the race from P21 with a new set of Pirelli’s red super soft tyres. He changed to new yellow softs on lap 14 then new super soft tyres on lap 30.
– Jolyon started the race in P20 on new soft tyres. After contact with Sauber’s Felipe Nasr at turn two on the first lap, he pitted for a new front wing, safety check and a set of new medium compound tyres at the end of the second lap. He returned to the pits to retire at the end of his seventh lap. Read More »

WorldRX16 FranceSweden’s Johan Kristoffersson took a lights-to-flag victory at this weekend’s Bretagne World RX of France, round eight of the FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy, at the wheel of his Volkswagen RX Sweden Polo RX Supercar.  Norway’s Andreas Bakkerud finished second in his Hoonigan Racing Division Ford Focus RS RX Supercar while Team Peugeot-Hansen’s Sebastien Loeb claimed the third step of the podium in front of an elated home crowd. Read More »