First victory for Honda Civic in CTCC

First victory for Honda Civic in CTCC

23.10.2014 in  TC3

Honda scored their first victory for the new Civic in the Chinese Touring Car Championship (CTCC) at the Shanghai International circuit, at the event which was supporting the WTCC.

Tiago Monteiro aiming to reward Japanese fans for Honda

Tiago Monteiro aiming to reward Japanese fans for Honda

23.10.2014 in  WTCC

Honda’s Tiago Monteiro says that he is aiming to reward the manufacturers’ Japanese fans as the WTCC heads to the Suzuka circuit this weekend for the penultimate round of the season.

José María López: ‘I have to stay focused’

José María López: ‘I have to stay focused’

22.10.2014 in  WTCC

José María López has admitted that he needs to keep his focus as he closes in on the 2014 World Touring Car Championship drivers’ title as the series heads to Japan.

Honda and Chevrolet to run equal weight in Japan

Honda and Chevrolet to run equal weight in Japan

21.10.2014 in  WTCC

Honda and Chevrolet World Touring Car Championship (WTCC) teams will run on the same weight in this weekend’s penultimate meeting of the season in Japan, with both models of car on +30 kg.

Jamie Green: ‘This year was like starting again’

Jamie Green: ‘This year was like starting again’

21.10.2014 in  DTM

Audi’s Jamie Green says that his 2014 DTM season has been “like starting again”, with the Brit enduring a challenging year after his change from Abt Sportsline to Team Rosberg in the winter.

Marco Wittmann commits future to BMW in the DTM

Marco Wittmann commits future to BMW in the DTM

20.10.2014 in  DTM

Marco Wittmann has committed his immediate future “and beyond” to BMW in the DTM, and the new champion has also received a Formula One test with Scuderia Toro Rosso for his efforts in 2014.

Gary Paffett: ‘We’ve got to work really, really hard’

Gary Paffett: ‘We’ve got to work really, really hard’

20.10.2014 in  DTM

Gary Paffett has stressed the importance of Mercedes’ “working really, really hard” over the Winter to ensure that it doesn’t suffer a repeat of the 2014 DTM – the worst in its history.

Mattias Ekström: Qualifying key to recent success

Mattias Ekström: Qualifying key to recent success

19.10.2014 in  DTM

Mattias Ekström admits that qualifying has been crucial to the two victories which he took at the end of the 2014 DTM, which helped the Swede to second overall in the drivers’ standings.

DTM: Spengler given community service penalty

DTM: Spengler given community service penalty

19.10.2014 in  DTM

BMW’s Bruno Spengler has been handed a community service penalty for contact with Mercedes’ Daniel Juncadella in the DTM race at the Hockenheimring, whilst Robert Wickens was also penalised.

Mattias Ekström takes season finale victory for Audi

Mattias Ekström takes season finale victory for Audi

19.10.2014 in  DTM

Mattias Ekström took victory in the final race of the DTM season at Hockenheim, as Audi secured the manufacturers’ title with Mike Rockenfeller finishing second and Jamie Green third.

DTM races ‘have to be decided behind steering wheel’

DTM races ‘have to be decided behind steering wheel’

19.10.2014 in  DTM

Hans Werner Aufrecht, chairman of the ITR e.V, says that from 2015 the option tyre rule in the championship will be ditched, saying that “races have to be decided behind the steering wheel”.

Hockenheim DTM tyre choices revealed

Hockenheim DTM tyre choices revealed

19.10.2014 in  DTM

The tyre choices for the final DTM race of the year at the Hockenheimring have been revealed, with five of the top ten drivers, including poleman Miguel Molina, starting on the option tyre.

Difficult qualifying for BMW at Hockenheimring

Difficult qualifying for BMW at Hockenheimring

19.10.2014 in  DTM

BMW’s drivers experienced a difficult qualifying for the final race of the 2014 Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters (DTM) at the Hockenheimring, with only two drivers making it into the top ten.

Molina ‘very happy’ after strong qualifying for Audi

Molina ‘very happy’ after strong qualifying for Audi

18.10.2014 in  DTM

Miguel Molina says that he is ‘very happy’ with taking his first pole position of the season in qualifying for the DTM at Hockenheim, where Audi locked out the top three places on the grid.