DTM and Super-GT confirm Class One regulations

DTM and Super-GT confirm Class One regulations

30.09.2014 in  DTM

Officials from the DTM and Super-GT series’ have announced that from 2017 they will use new ‘Class One’ regulations, which are intended for global adoption from national motor-racing bodies.

Rob Austin: Race two incident ‘killed it for us’

Rob Austin: Race two incident ‘killed it for us’

29.09.2014 in  BTCC

Rob Austin says that contact from Gordon Shedden and Jack Goff in the second BTCC race at Silverstone “killed it for us”, as the Audi driver took just one points finish at Silverstone.

Reinhold: ‘DTM title means an awful lot to us’

Reinhold: ‘DTM title means an awful lot to us’

29.09.2014 in  DTM

BMW Team RMG’s Stefan Reinhold says that the DTM title “means an awful lot to us” after his outfit wrapped up the teams’ title at Zandvoort, just two weeks after taking the Drivers’ title.

Ma Qing Hua returns to Citroën in Beijing

Ma Qing Hua returns to Citroën in Beijing

29.09.2014 in  WTCC

Chinese racer Ma Qing Hua will return to the World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) in China this weekend for Citroën, as he races at his two home events in Beijing and Shanghai.

Vietoris brings new Mercedes home in fifth

Vietoris brings new Mercedes home in fifth

28.09.2014 in  DTM

Christian Vietoris finished fifth in Mercedes-Benz’s brand new C-Coupé in the DTM race at Zandvoort, ending the race as the top driver for the manufacturer.

Juncadella hit with penalty for Farfus crash

Juncadella hit with penalty for Farfus crash

28.09.2014 in  DTM

Mercedes’ Daniel Juncadella has been penalised with a post-race 30-second penalty for the incident which led to BMW’s Augusto Farfus crashing out of the DTM race at Zandvoort.

Jackson scores fifth Silverstone win

Jackson scores fifth Silverstone win

28.09.2014 in  BTCC

Mat Jackson won the final British Touring Car Championship race of the day at Silverstone ahead of Team BMR Restart’s Aron Smith and Colin Turkington.

Ekström takes win on ‘perfect day’ at Zandvoort

Ekström takes win on ‘perfect day’ at Zandvoort

28.09.2014 in  DTM

Former DTM champion Mattias Ekström has called it ‘a perfect day’ after taking victory at Zandvoort – ending a 12-race winless streak for Audi in the penultimate race of the season.

Collard taken to hospital after crash

Collard taken to hospital after crash

28.09.2014 in  BTCC

Rob Collard has been airlifted to hospital after his accident in the second British Touring Car Championship race of the day at Silverstone.

Plato doubles up in shortened race two

Plato doubles up in shortened race two

28.09.2014 in  BTCC

Jason Plato won a shortened second BTCC race of the day ahead of Colin Turkington and Alain Menu, which was red flagged after Rob Collard’s eBay Motors BMW was pitched into the air.

DTM: Ekström wins thrilling Zandvoort race

DTM: Ekström wins thrilling Zandvoort race

28.09.2014 in  DTM

Mattias Ekström ended Audi’s win drought in the DTM at Zandvoort as he took victory ahead of BMW’s Marco Wittmann and Martin Tomczyk, in a race which saw four safety car interventions.

Plato holds on for race one victory

Plato holds on for race one victory

28.09.2014 in  BTCC

Jason Plato scored a fourth British Touring Car Championship win of the season in the opening encounter at Silverstone, holding off points leader Colin Turkington and Mat Jackson.

Clarke sets sights on maiden top ten finish

Clarke sets sights on maiden top ten finish

28.09.2014 in  BTCC

Jack Clarke was upbeat about his chances of securing a best finish to date in the British Touring Car Championship at Silverstone, after he qualified his Crabbie’s Racing Ford Focus in 12th.

Menu on the hunt for podiums at Silverstone

Menu on the hunt for podiums at Silverstone

28.09.2014 in  BTCC

Alain Menu was pleased to have secured sixth on the grid for round 25 of the BTCC at Silverstone, and hinted that he might be able to fight with the MGs of Jason Plato and Sam Tordoff.