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Citroën Total World Rally Team unveiled the new colours of its C3 WRCs at the weekend, as the 2019 WRC season was officially launched at the Autosport International show at the NEC in Birmingham. The cars will be driven this year by Sébastien Ogier / Julien Ingrassia and Esapekka Lappi / Janne Ferm, and will feature a brand new livery. It is designed to celebrate the brand’s centenary, as well as the return of Red Bull alongside long-standing partners Total and Michelin.

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– All four Audi e-tron FE05 cars in the points in Marrakesh
– Second and third positions for Audi customer team Envision Virgin Racing
– Lucas di Grassi sets fastest race lap

Courtesy of customer team Envision Virgin Racing, Audi became the first manufacturer to achieve a double podium with the new generation of Formula E race cars. Read More »

– Car Collection Motorsport triumphs at 24 Hours of Dubai
– Team MS7 by WRT in second position
– First endurance racing success of the latest evolution of the Audi R8 LMS GT3

A perfect start for Audi Sport customer racing to the 2019 motorsport season: At the 24-hour race in Dubai, two Audi Sport customer racing teams celebrated the first one-two result of the latest evolution of the Audi R8 LMS GT3 in a major endurance racing event. Read More »

– Ex-F1 driver Johnny Herbert took to the Autosport Stage, with Karun Chandhok and Billy Monger starring elsewhere in the show
– Touring Car legend Andy Rouse awarded greatest-ever British Touring Car Driver
– Performance and Tuning Car Show highlights included TV star Yiannimize and the launch of Motorious.com with a stage which featuring a McLaren P1
– Thrills and spills continued in the Live Action Arena with performances from Billy Monger, a host of stunt drivers and competition racers
– Autosport International is part of Motorsport Network’s UK title, Autosport – one of the world’s leading print and online motorsport publishers

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– Autosport International, the world’s biggest pre-season motorsport show, marked its opening day with the launch of the 2019 FIA World Rally Championship
– WRC cars, drivers, co-drivers and team principals for 2019 from M-Sport Ford, Hyundai Shell Mobis WRT, Toyota Gazoo Racing and Citroën Total WRT were all introduced to the crowds
– McLaren CEO Zak Brown and F1 drivers Lando Norris Carlos Sainz opened the first public day and spoke to fans on the Autosport stage
– Karun Chandhok, Billy Monger, Darren Turner and British Touring Car Championship racers round off the list of motorsport icons on star-studded ‘Super Saturday’
– 1966 Lotus Cortina, raced by Jim Clark, Graham HIll and Jacky Ickx went under the hammer at Silverstone Auctions and sold for £150,000 Read More »

Fourty three crews arrived at an unseasonably dry Frocester site to contest the 2018 Gold and Silver Star final. Ten long sections were laid out across the deceptively dry site and with the threat of rain looking slim it looked like a low scoring day was in store. Roland Uglow and John Fack running two cars apart set the early pace in round one of the 2018 Gold Star, with Roland’s two marks dropped closely followed by John’s three. Richard Sharp matched John’s score to sit in a tie for second with Bryan Walker a point further back on four with Ian Veale completing the top five on five. Read More »

– Autosport International, the world’s premier pre-season motorsport show, wowed crowds on day two of the four-day event with a full grid of big name racing drivers
– Dedicated Autosport Engineering trade event comes to a close with sell-out show
– Former F1-driver David Coulthard took to the Autosport Stage alongside Esmee Hawkey and Sarah Moore to talk about the ground-breaking new W Series
– The stage also played host to BRDC British Rising Star and double amputee racing driver Billy Monger
– Elsewhere the HSCC celebrated the 50th anniversary of F5000 with a raft of stunning historical machines
– Saturday marks the launch of the WRC, with attendance from all of the drivers, co-drivers and team principals competing in 2019
– See all the Autosport Stage interviews live this weekend and buy tickets at: http://www.autosportinternational.com Read More »

– Hyundai Motorsport has outlined its ambitions to compete for the FIA World Rally Championship manufacturers’ and drivers’ titles in 2019
– Revised crew line-up sees Thierry Neuville and Andreas Mikkelsen tackle the complete season with Dani Sordo scheduled for eight rounds and Sébastien Loeb for six.
– Under new Team Director Andrea Adamo, Hyundai Motorsport will contest its most comprehensive season in WRC to date with 14 rounds, including a new event in Chile.

On the eve of the official WRC season launch at the Autosport International show, Hyundai Motorsport has outlined its intentions to compete once again at the very forefront of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC), with its sights set firmly on the manufacturers’ and drivers’ titles. Read More »

– First customer team in Europe to announce plans to run new McLaren 720S GT3 race car
– Multi-car McLaren deal will see both 720S GT3 and 570S GT4 running in Teo Martín colours as part of exciting future talent development programme
– Collaborative technical internship launched, with Teo Martín personnel working at McLaren Customer Racing headquarters in Woking, Surrey
– McLaren Customer Racing relationship with MSI Bio-Performance Center in Spain also established Read More »

Max Coates (Scorton) and Ethan Hammerton (Northallerton) will race for Team HARD in 2019’s Renault UK Clio Cup the squad has sensationally announced this morning.

Team HARD currently competes in a number of race categories including the British Touring Car Championship – 2019 will mark its debut in the Clio Cup, Europe’s premier single-model saloon car arena. Read More »