Daily News – Tuesday, January 24th 2023

photo iMSA - #62 Risi Competizione heading to Rolex 24 at Daytona
photo iMSA - #62 Risi Competizione heading to Rolex 24 at Daytona

IMSA Series Risi Competizione pre- 61st annual Rolex 24 at Daytona notes and quotes
24.01.2023 61ST ANNUAL ROLEX 24 AT DAYTONA Risi Competizione Ferrari 296 GT3 No. 62: James Calado (GBR) Alessandro Pier Guidi (ITA) Davide Rigon (ITA) Daniel Serra (BRA) Houston, Texas-based Risi Competizione is back to Daytona Int

American Series Jay Leno explores the history of Trans-Am racing with FOX Nascar announcer Mike Joy on latest episode of “Jay Leno’s Garage”
24.01.2023 Mike Joy & Trans-Am Racer Ken Epsman Walk Jay Through Three Classic Race Cars VIDEO HERE Jay Leno recently featured FOX NASCAR Announcer Mike Joy alongside three classic Trans-Am race cars on Jay Leno’s Garage. A classic car enthusiast himsel

News Freedom of Mobility Forum Announces Advisory Board to Guide March 29 Online Public Debate
24.01.2023 Freedom of Mobility Forum, launched by Stellantis and facilitated by Wavestone as a neutral third-party, to support transparent, fact-based dialogue about the most urgent issues facing mobility in the context of climate change Advisory Board to

News Andreas Mindt appointed as Head of Volkswagen Design
24.01.2023 Andreas Mindt moving from Bentley to Volkswagen Passenger Cars effective February 1 Predecessor Jozef Kabaň appointed as Creative Art Director Volkswagen

Boats-Yachts Martinique Cata-Raid 2023 Day 1 with video
24.01.2023 The competition was officially launched yesterday, Monday, January 23, with the first round taking place in La Trinité. The wind and the swell were also part of the party, which did not fail to spice up the event. VIDEO: 1ère étape de la Martinique

Jewellery CIBJO and Turkish Jewellery Exporters Association sign MOU pledging cooperation in industry development
24.01.2023 Gaetano Cavalieri (right), President of the World Jewellery Confederation (CIBJO) and Burak Yakin, President of the Turkish Jewellery Exporters’ Association, signing the MOU between the organizations in Vicenza on January 21, 2023.

Karting Introduction of the International Karting Ranking, a computerised results monitoring system
24.01.2023 Last October, the FIA World Motor Sport Council approved the introduction of the International Karting Ranking from 2023 onwards. The IKR is a computerised ranking system open to all drivers holding a licence issued by a National Sporting Authorit

IMSA Series Mazda MX-5 Cup Returns to Racer.com for 2023 Livestreams
24.01.2023 Fans will be able to catch some of the best racing in the country live from their computers or phones as the Idemitsu Mazda MX-5 Cup presented by BFGoodrich® Tires will once again be streamed live at Racer.com in 2023. The hugely competitive seri

IMSA Series Nolan Siegel Joins Sean Creech Motorsport for the Rolex 24 At Daytona
24.01.2023 Young Californian to contest his second 24-hour race at Daytona Sean Creech Motorsport (SCM) officially completed its Rolex 24 at Daytona driver lineup today with the addition of Nolan Siegel – an open wheel and sports car veteran despite his yo

IMSA Series General Motors President Mark Reuss Named Grand Marshal of Rolex 24 At DAYTONA
24.01.2023 Oliver Zipse, Chairman of the Board for BMW Group, to serve as Honorary Starter for IMSA season opener The 61-car field for the 61st running of the Rolex 24 At DAYTONA will come to life under the command of General Motors president Mark Reuss, as

News Polestar 2 brings more power, performance and range
24.01.2023 • New motors, refined ride and rear-wheel drive for single-motor versions • Quicker charging and longer range – now up to 635 km WLTP • Sustainability improvements reduce carbon impact by 1.1 tonnes

Formula Region Midlle East FRMEC Championship to Debut Single Seater Racing in Kuwait
24.01.2023 • First open-wheel championship to race at USD162 million Kuwait Motor Town • FIA Grade I track part of 2.6 million square meter multi-disciplined motorsport showcase • Browning and Dürksen join the field for second round of Formula Regional Middle

Formula Regional by Alpine Trident completes FRECA roster with Tangavelou
24.01.2023 Owen Tangavelou will be joining Trident for the 2023 Formula Regional European Championship by Alpine season, the team is delighted to announce. The Italian operation, led by Maurizio Salvadori, will line the experienced racer up alongside Roman Bilinski,

Porsche Sprint Southern Europe Will Aspin starts 2023 with race-winning performance in Spain
24.01.2023 Will Aspin opened his 2023 with some excellent performances in the Porsche Sprint Challenge Southern Europe, claiming a win and second place at Circuit Ricardo Tormo in Valencia, Spain.

ABB FIA Formula E Pascal Wehrlein quotes ahead the Diriyah ePrix
24.01.2023 FIA FORMULA E Diriyah ePrix 27-28 January 2023 Pascal Wehrlein, Porsche works driver TAG Heuer Porsche Formula E Team #94 How happy are you with the season opener and what’s your focus for the next races?

ABB FIA Formula E Antonio Felix da Costa thoughts ahead of Diriyah ePrix
24.01.2023 FIA FORMULA E Diriyah ePrix 27-28 January 2023 António Félix da Costa, Porsche works driver (#13) TAG Heuer Porsche Formula E Team #13 The season opener in Mexico was your first race for

ABB FIA Formula E Porsche aims to build on its strong start to season 9 with the Porsche 99X Electric Gen3 in Diriyah
24.01.2023 FIA FORMULA E Diriyah ePrix 27-28 January 2023 • Preview: Diriyah E-Prix, 27 and 28 January, rounds 2 and 3 of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship. • In Diriyah, the TAG Heuer Porsche Formula E Team wants to build on its successful perfo

Formula1 Pietro Fittipaldi continues as Official Test and Reserve Driver of MoneyGram Haas F1 Team
24.01.2023 MoneyGram Haas F1 Team is delighted to confirm its continued relationship with Pietro Fittipaldi as Official Test and Reserve Driver for the 2023 FIA Formula 1 World Championship. The two-time grand prix starter will work with the only American te

Artists-Exhibitions The ENAIRE Foundation presents its Lifetime Achievement Award to José Manuel Ballester
24.01.2023 …and announces a new edition of the 2023 Photography Award • Again this year, the ENAIRE Foundation is committed to promoting photography and acknowledges the career and work of artist José Manuel Ballester

Racing Wolf Racing Cars set to grow in China thanks to 51GT3.COM
24.01.2023 51GT3.COM will expand the Wolf Racing Cars dealerships in Asia The Italian manufacturer based in Gardone Valtrompia will rely on the Asian company as an official distributor to increase the presence and visibility of Wolf Racing Cars in the Chin

OFF ROAD QMMF announces second rounds of FIA and FIM Baja Cups
24.01.2023 2023 Qatar International Baja – March 15th-18th, 2023 FIA World and Middle East Cups for Cross-Country Bajas, round 2 FIM Bajas World Cup, round 2 The 2023 Qatar International Baja will be a counting round of both the FIA World and Middle East

Nitro Rallycross Swedes sweep podium at Nitro Rallycross Trois-Rivières
23.01.2023 – Oliver and Kevin Eriksson take top spots in Group E – Robin Larsson finished third, maintaining series lead Scandinavian Stars Dominate First-Ever Rallycross Series on Snow and Ice High Adrenaline Action of Nitro RX Heads Next to Calgary’s

Motosport US Series Jett Lawrence Lands Another 250SX West Win
23.01.2023 San Diego SX AMA Supercross 2023 Round 3 • Chase Sexton fifth after a dramatic night of racing in premier class • Colt Nichols finishes 12th in 450SX division

News How Direct4 enhances Lexus RZ driving enjoyment
23.01.2023 Automatically variable torque distribution between front and rear e-Axles Cheetah-inspired vehicle body control and posture Delivering Confidence, Control, and Comfort with Lexus Driving Signature

Esports-ESL-SIM CUPRA levels up its partnership with European eSports organisation KOI to compete in the LEC next year
23.01.2023 Announcement follows the merging of European eSports organisations Rogue and KOI to announce a ‘strategic alliance’ Ibai Llanos, one of the world’s most popular streamers, to become the featured ambassador for team KOI

Tennis Renault reinforces its commitment to tennis by naming three players as brand ambassadors
23.01.2023 Diede de Groot, Luca Van Assche and Félix Auger-Aliassime have become brand ambassadors for Renault. This line-up is in keeping with Renault’s ambition of pushing back boundaries. Having become a premium partner of the French Open tennis

Events Indonesian President Joko Widodo to personally attend HANNOVER MESSE
23.01.2023 Indonesia is this year’s Partner Country at HANNOVER MESSE. Indonesian President Joko Widodo has confirmed his personal attendance at the world’s leading industrial trade fair and will speak at the opening ceremony on 16 April. In addition, togeth

24h Series Harry King battles to maiden endurance victory in Abu Dhabi
23.01.2023 Rising star Harry King secured his first silverware of the 2023 season with a battling drive to victory in the 6 Hours of Abu Dhabi. The talented Briton headed into the event hoping to bounce back from a challenging endurance race debut a week earl

24h Series Middle East Trophy title victory with the KTM X-Bow GTX
23.01.2023 After an impressive haul of two race victories and a podium, KTM customer team razoon – more than racing has been crowned champions of the Middle East Trophy in the GTX class. At the races in Kuwait, Dubai and Abu Dhabi, the team around Dominik Olbert pro

GT Series Charlie Hart steps up with Elite for maiden Ginetta Junior campaign
23.01.2023 Charlie targets wins with multi Ginetta champ winning squad Charlie Hart will bid for Ginetta Junior Championship honours with reigning Teams’ champions Elite Motorsport.

24h Series Bold strategic call gives Buggyra ZM Racing superb victory in 24H Series opening in Abu Dhabi
23.01.2023 Following a gruelling two weeks on the Dakar Rally, Aliyyah Koloc and David Vršecky claimed a sensational GT4 victory in the Abu Dhabi 6 Hours, the opening round of the 2023 24H Series, alongside team-mate Adam Lacko. The trio, at the w

WRC Rallyes Alpine celebrates the 50th anniversary of its Monte-Carlo victory in style
23.01.2023 Fifty years after opening the FIA World Rally Championship record books, Alpine was again centre-stage on the Monte-Carlo Rally. Five Alpine A110 Rallys entered the crown jewel round of the world rally calendar. After Manu Guigou and Ale

WRC Rallyes Katsuta starts 2023 with strongest Monte showing yet
23.01.2023 Takamoto Katsuta began his 2023 FIA World Rally Championship campaign at Rallye Monte-Carlo with the support of the TOYOTA GAZOO Racing WRC Challenge Program and produced his strongest performance to-date on the famous event as he finished sixth overall.

VCO Series Williams Esports and APEX Racing Team win at the opening VCO iRacing Grand Slam event at Daytona
23.01.2023 • Team Williams Esports Chillblast wins the GTP class at the iRacing 24h Daytona powered by VCO. • Apex Racing Team takes victory in LMP2 and the GTD class. • Haasper: “For me, it is the biggest mass sporting event that motorsport has to offer.”

Motosport Campioni in Pista: the Ducati Lenovo Team unveils 2023 livery at Madonna di Campiglio
23.01.2023 • Ducati unveils official MotoGP and WorldSBK teams’ liveries in Madonna di Campiglio during the “Campioni in Pista” event • The Ducati Lenovo Team is ready to defend the Riders’, Constructors’ and Teams’ World Titles secured in MotoGP in 2022 with r

Formula1 FORMULA 1 CRYPTO.COM MIAMI GRAND PRIX increases spectator capacity and launches Campus Pass for 2023
23.01.2023 • Greater fan experience and expanded 56,000 grandstand capacity with additional tickets on-sale now • Updated 3-day General Admission Campus Pass will give fans trackside viewing opportunities and entry to Hard Rock Stadium with views into the F

IMSA Series 2023 ROLEX 24 at Daytona – The dawn of a new era for Endurance Racing
23.01.2023 This week’s Rolex 24 At DAYTONA, from Saturday 28 to Sunday 29 January, will launch Rolex’s 2023 international motor sport season and marks a pivotal moment for endurance racing. The Swiss watchmaker has supported America’s legendary twice-around-the-cloc

IMSA Series Mazda MX-5 Cup Prepares to Astound Fans in Season Opener at Daytona
23.01.2023 Bigger per-race payouts, large class of rookies and new Mazda Scholarship winners set to do battle with a large roster of returning Mazda MX-5 Cup winners and champions to launch 2023 season

News All-new Alpine A110 R: the most radical A110, with flipbook
23.01.2023 A recognizable sportiness that lies at the heart the Alpine DNA: the All-new A110 R is a blend of exceptional performance and enhanced driving pleasure that draws on its motor-sport genetics. There is but one desire that comes to the fore when sitti

Karting WSK postpones the debut of the new categories OK-N and OKN-J
23.01.2023 The decision is due to ongoing tests by the teams for the technical preparation. WSK Promotion is postponing the debut of the two new categories OK-N and OKN-Junior, which was supposed to take place in the WSK Super Master Series, as many teams ar

Formula1 Racing Force Group signs new helmet camera agreement with Formula 1®
23.01.2023 Racing Force Group and Formula 1® entered today into an agreement for the use of the helmet camera technology in the 2023 Formula 1® World Championship. The Driver’s Eye™ is the FIA-homologated micro camera (8 millimeters in diameter and weighing 1

IMSA Series Mercedes-AMG driver quotes after Daytona qualifying
23.01.2023 Maro Engel, Driver – No. 79 WeatherTech Racing/Proton Competition Mercedes-AMG GT3: “We definitely have an amazing car, that’s for sure. The Mercedes-AMG GT3 is well adapted to all of the forms of racing we do in GT racing. From the long distance races as

IMSA Series Mercedes-AMG Motorsport Customer Racing Teams Secure Double-Pole Sweep and Top-Three GTD Lockout
23.01.2023 …in Qualifying Sunday for Next Weekend’s 61st Rolex 24 At Daytona WeatherTech Racing, Winward Racing, SunEnergy1 Racing and Team Korthoff Motorsports Combine for Perfect Qualifying and Pole-Winning Mercedes-AMG GT3 Performances Sunday in Role

IMSA Series Front Row Rolex 24 Start for The Heart of Racing
23.01.2023 When the green flag drops on the 61st Running of the Rolex 24 Hour At Daytona next Saturday (live coverage on NBC, 1:30 PM), The Heart of Racing (HOR) will start the 2023 IMSA championship from the front row of the GTD PRO field with the No. 23 Aston Mart

IMSA Series Paul Miller Racing to start P11 for 2023 Rolex 24 at Daytona
23.01.2023 After a productive week of testing and qualifying at Daytona International Speedway, the Paul Miller Racing team is set to roll off 11th for the 61st Rolex 24 at Daytona.