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Daily Archives: December 11th, 2018

Monza Rally Show always marks the end of another racing year for Baggsy. But it never fails to be the ultimate season closer. Returning to the famous concrete bankings of the Autodromo Nazionale Monza, Baggsy spent the past weekend shredding the tyres of his freshly rebuilt 520hp Nissan S14a.

With the grandstands packed full of motorsport enthusiasts, and media from every corner of the globe. It is no surprise that Monza Rally Show is a three day, non stop petrol fuelled frenzy. Read More »

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– A host of UK car clubs are converging on the Performance & Tuning Car Show
– Porsche Club GB, Lamborghini Club UK, BMW Car Club, Custom Fords Club & Renault Sport Club all join this year’s impressive line-up
– 1010bhp Ford Focus RS, Aventador S, 1974 Porsche RSR, BTCC-racer BMW 1 Series and Renault Clio V6 just some of the cars to grace the show
– The Performance and Tuning Car Show will be taking place at the NEC Birmingham from 10-13 January 2019
– Tickets to the show are available at: https://www.autosportinternational.com/performance–tuning-car-show

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Mitsubishi Motors Spain is entering the 2019 Dakar rally with a Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross T1 Prototype driven by talented Spanish driver Cristina Gutierrez and co-driven by compatriot Pablo Huete. Backed by Mitsubishi Motors Spain for the past four years, 26-year old Gutierrez was the first Spanish woman to complete the Dakar in a car in 2017 and in the 2018 event she was the highest placed female driver. “As always when you face a Dakar, you do it with great expectation but also a lot of respect for the test,” commented Gutierrez. “The first objective, of course, is to finish what is the toughest rally in the world, for the third time in a row.” Read More »

Joe Turney has become the first karter to win the iZone Motorsport UK Young Driver of the Year award, after impressing in a four-way shootout at Silverstone. Read More »

Chesterfield rally driver Rhys Yates ensured his return to the prestigious Monza Rally Show was a successful one, by taking a stunning top-ten position in an HK Racing Ford Fiesta WRC at the famous Monza Race Track near Milan in Italy (6-9 December).

Competing against some of the best motorsport stars in the world, including seven-time Moto GP World Champion Valentino Rossi and World Rally Championship ace Teemu Suninen, Yates returned to the invitation-only event for the second time in as many years. Read More »

Season Five of the ABB FIA Formula E Championship is set to commence this Saturday on 15 December.

Fans across the world will see 22 new Gen2 cars, new tracks, new rules and new drivers added to the championship.

DS TECHEETAH drivers André Lotterer and the reigning Formula E Champion Jean-Éric Vergne returns to field the DS E-TENSE FE19 Gen2 car for the season ahead. Read More »

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– Racing premiere for Daniel Abt and Lucas di Grassi in Audi e-tron FE05
– Season opener with new cars, new teams and new rules
– First race on December 15 in Ad Diriyah (Saudi Arabia)

Following a five-month break, Formula E is returning to the race track next Saturday (December 15): Read More »