Short news – Tuesday, June 19th 2018

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Short news – Livetiming June 19th, 2018

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Motosport: KTM Adventure Rally riders offered the ultimate race opportunity

For those who are attending this year’s KTM ADVENTURE RALLIES on a twin cylinder KTM ADVENTURE bike, KTM is excited to announce the possibility to compete for a place at the Ultimate Race – an event that will take place as part of the 2019 Merzouga Rally in Morocco with a fully supported ride on the all-new KTM 790 ADVENTURE R. more…

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Karting: Third win for Dante and Maranello Kart at Lonato’s Summer Trophy


Massimo Dante and Maranello Kart celebrated the victory at the 5th Summer Trophy in KZ2, as they claimed the third win of this Trophy held in Lonato. Ceresoli also secured a good result and Gabro Bizzozero was 12th in Shifter Rok. The 5th Summer Trophy saw again more…

photo Maranello

Events: Walking with the Wounded: The Walk Of America is officially underway…


A team of wounded veterans have embarked on a 1,000 mile journey across America to spread awareness of military mental health, and raise vital funds to support those suffering from the invisible wounds of war. In order to reflect Expedition Pa more…

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DTM: DTM at the Norisring: pure racing in Nuremberg’s city centre

Start, #6 Robert Wickens, Mercedes-AMG C 63 DTM, #48 Edoardo Mortara, Mercedes-AMG C 63 DTM, #31 Tom Blomqvist, BMW M4 DTM, #7 Bruno Spengler, BMW M4 DTM

• Marco Wittmann aims to clinch his first home win in DTM • Mercedes-AMG the most successful manufacturer at the Norisring• Watch party: Germany vs. Sweden on Saturday evening more…

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Motosport: Pata Yamaha Locked and Loaded for Laguna


2018 WorldSBK United States – Laguna SecaOff the back of three victories in the last four races, the Pata Yamaha Official WorldSBK Team head into Round 8 of the 2018 MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship at Laguna Seca in the USA this weekend full more…

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Formula1: Pirelli selected sets per driver for Austrian Grand-Prix


The FIA communicated to Pirelli each team’s tyre choices for the forthcoming Austrian Grand Prix (29 June – 1 July).-Anthony Peacock, photo Pirelli more…

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Formula1: Williams Martini Racing F1 French Grand-Prix preview

French Grand Prix Preview22-24 JUNE 2018CIRCUIT PAUL RICARD ROUND 8 OF 21It’s round eight and it’s the return of the French Grand Prix! Located near Le Castellet in the south of France, Paul Ricar more…

Formula1: Brendon Hartley quote ahead of French Grand-Prix

Brendon Hartley (Car 28) Scuderia Toro Rosso F1FRENCH GRAND-PRIXCircuit Paul Ricard“Paul Ricard is a circuit I know well, although not in a Formula 1 car. We did a lot of testing there with WEC in the LMP1 ca more…

 

Formula1: Pierre Gasly quote ahead of French Grand-Prix

Pierre Gasly (Car 10) Scuderia Toro Rosso F1FRENCH GRAND-PRIXCircuit Paul Ricard”For me it will be absolutely incredible that my first full season of Formula 1 coincides with the return of a French Grand Prix to th more…

Lamborghini Super Trofeo: Lamborghini Super Trofeo Europe ready to light up the night at Misano


After 5 years, the Misano circuit will return to host the Lamborghini Super Trofeo Europe. The third of the six double rounds of the season will take place this weekend (June 23 and 24). After the Monza and Silverstone rounds, the continental more…

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OFF ROAD: Silk Way Rally 2018 Cars – An exceptional line-up


#SilkWayRally20182018 Silk Way Rally will welcome the best pilots of the discipline, and, for the first time, no contender for the title in the car category has ever written his name on the rally’ more…

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Formula1: Sergio Perez quotes ahead of French Grand Prix


Sergio Perez, Sahara Force India driver 2018 FRENCH GRAND PRIX Circuit Paul Ricard, Le Castellet Sergio: “It was disappointing not to score points in the last two races. We had the more…

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Formula1: Esteban Ocon, Sahara Force India driver quote ahead of French GP

Esteban Ocon, Sahara Force India driver 2018 FRENCH GRAND PRIX Circuit Paul Ricard, Le Castellet Esteban: “It’s been my dream for years to be racing in front of my home c more…

 

Formula1: Sahara Force India F1 French Grand-Prix preview

2018 FRENCH GRAND PRIX Circuit Paul Ricard, Le Castellet Vijay Mallya, Team Principal “After a third of the 2018 season, it’s encouraging to see the pr more…

 

Finance: RCI Bank and Services acquires an 75% majority interest in iCABBI


On June 8, 2018, RCI Bank and Services acquired a 75% majority interest in iCabbi, a dispatch management1 company for automotive fleets of taxis and PHVs2 that is currently reporting the highest growth rate on the market.Thanks to iCab more…

Formula1: Renault Sport Racing acknowledges the Red Bull Racing and Honda partnership announcement.

Two years after Renault’s return as a works team, we consider this is a natural evolution for both Renault and Red Bull Racing in view of their respective aspirations.In an extremely demanding and competitive environment we are proud more…

 

Events: Collezione Automobili Lamborghini presents spring summer 2019


Collezione Automobili Lamborghini presents its spring/summer 2019 RTW collection during Milano Moda Uomo at historic Palazzo Gavazzi in 23, via Montenapoleone. A Huracán Performante and a Huracán RWD on show in the cour more…

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News: Renault opens full-electric vehicle concept store in central Berlin

2018 – Renault Electric Vehicle Experience Center de Berlin

First Stockholm, now Berlin… Renault has opened a second Renault Electric Vehicle Experience Centre. This urban concept store is located in a busy shopping district of Berlin. more…

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Karting: CRG on the podium with Bortoleto in Ampfing


OK-JUNIOR EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPCRG and Gabriel Bortoleto secured a good result in the third round of the European Championship in OK-Junior. In OK, Pedro Hiltbrand had to concede the first place of the classification, as he was ninth in the Final, but the final more…

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Motosport: WorldSBK heads to California for Round Eight of a sensational season


Land of the free and home of the brave: will you be there?Overtaking the halfway point of the season, the MOTUL FIM Superbike World Championship has seen six different winners from seven different rounds so far in 2018, and the show doesn’t stop ther more…

photo Dorna

GT Series: At Misano Cressoni-Magnoni again on top in the Italian GT4


… ahead of Kauppi-Marchetti The clutch and a rival Ferrari shave 5 stones from Cressoni-Magnoni’s GT3 Light class haul of points Both GT4 races counting towards the 2018 Italian Gran Turismo ended with the Ginetta of Matteo Cresso more…

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DTM: DTM at Norisring: Putting the Audi RS 5 DTM through its paces

Red Bull Audi RS 5 DTM #5 (Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline), Mattias Ekström

Hoffmann Group Audi RS 5 DTM #53 (Audi Sport Team Rosberg), Jamie Green Stress on brakes at Norisring even greater than in previous years Additional water cooling to be used for brake calipers Season highlight and Audi home race at “Dutzendteich” more…

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Hill Races: Romain Dumas interview ahead of Pikes Peak Hillclimb

The Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak in full livery testing in Colorado

Romain Dumas: “I have great respect for this mountain” – The Frenchman aiming for his fourth overall win on Pikes Peak- Driver of the I.D. R Pikes Peak debuts in an electric racing car more…

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24h Le Mans: Dempsey Proton Competition „Ein Traum wurde Wirklichkeit“

Mit dem Sieg bei den 24 Stunden von Le Mans hat Proton Competition den größten Erfolg seiner Teamgeschichte gefeiert. Vor 250.000 Zuschauern gewannen Christian Ried (Schönebürg), Matt Campbell (Australien) und Julien An more…

Karting: Fulminantes Gastspiel der FIA Kart-Europameisterschaft in Ampfing


Ein wahres Kartsport-Festival erlebte das südbayerische Ampfing vom 15. bis 17. Juni 2018. Der dritte Saisonlauf der FIA Kart-Europameisterschaft gastierte in Südbayern und begrüßte rund 160 junge Motorsport-Talente aus über 30 Nationen, die in den zwei Klassen OK Junior und OK an den Start rollten. more…

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Formula1: Carlos Sainz quote ahead of French Grand-Prix

On a rollFive points-scoring finishes in a row means Carlos Sainz is on his best run of form since his Formula 1 debut in 2015. And the Spaniard is hungry for more as he aims for a strong result on the team’s home turf at Le Castellet. more…

Formula1: Nico Hülkenberg quotes ahead of French Grand-Prix

New TerritoryNico Hülkenberg heads to the slightly unfamiliar Circuit Paul Ricard on the back of a bright weekend in Montréal, where he claimed a solid seventh place courtesy of a cool and composed performance. more…

Formula1: Renault Sport F1 French Grand-Prix preview

FORMULA 1 2018 FRENCH GRAND PRIX PREVIEWForeword from Renault Sport Racing Managing Director, Cyril AbiteboulFrance is synonymous with racing, in particular Formula 1. The first-ever Grand Prix was held at Le Mans in 1906 and the wor more…

GP3 Series: Hubert raring to go as GP3 resumes

Renault Sport Affiliated Driver Anthoine Hubert is also in action at his home round at Circuit Paul Ricard with the GP3 Series resuming its season following a six week lay-off.Anthoine leads the way in GP3 this season on 32 points, following a brace more…

Formula2: Aitken and Markelov return to Formula 2 action

Following a month break, Renault Sport Formula One Team’s Third & Reserve Driver Jack Aitken and Test & Development Driver Artem Markelov return to racing as the FIA Formula 2 Championship heads to Circuit Paul Ricard for round five of the series.Jack g more…

Formula1: Circuit Paul Ricard facts – tyre news from Haas F1

F1 FRENCH GRAND-PRIXCIRCUIT PAUL RICARD HTTT• Total number of race laps: 53• Complete race distance: 309.626 kilometers (192.393 miles)• more…

 

Formula1: Kevin Magnussen quotes ahead of France Grand-Prix

Kevin Magnussen, driver 20 Haas F1How do you prepare for a venue you’ve never been to before in a Formula One car?“I’ve been to Circuit Paul Ricard in a World Series by Renault car. It’s going to be a l more…

 

Formula1: Romain Grosjean quotes ahead of France Grand-Prix

Romain Grosjean driver 8 Haas F1 Team You raced at Circuit Paul Ricard in a GT car. When was that, what team was it for and what do you remember about the race?“It was in 2010 with Matech Competition. I don&rsqu more…

 

Formula1: Haas F1 Team Ready for F1’s Return to Revamped Circuit Paul Ricard

The worldwide web did not exist. The demolition of the Berlin Wall began. And Channel Tunnel workers from the United Kingdom and France shook hands for the first time 40 meters (131 feet) beneath the floor of the English Channel. It was 1990, and it was the final year of the French Grand Prix at Circuit Paul Ricard. more…

IMSA Series: Gabby Chaves Joins Mustang Sampling Racing at Watkins Glen


Barbosa recovering from training accident Young open wheel pilot Gabby Chaves will make his return to IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar competition next weekend as he joins Mustang Samp more…

Photos Slideshows: Grande Parade des Pilotes Le Mans 2018 by R. Scholer


Photos Slideshow Grande Parade des Pilotes Le Mans 2018 by R. Scholer AutoMobilSport.com more…