Category: WTCC

Chevrolet Racing Starts Winter Test Programme In Spain

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CHEVROLET RACING STARTS WINTER TEST PROGRAMME IN SPAIN

10 February 2005
After the initial shake down of the Chevrolet Lacetti WTC at the MIRA Proving Grounds in the UK, Chevrolet Racing has embarked on a winter test programme which saw the team in action at Idiada (two days) and Albacete (three days) in Spain.

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BMW Touring Car Ace Andy Priaulx In Formula One TestNOVEMBER

BMW TOURING CAR ACE ANDY PRIAULX IN FORMULA ONE TEST

13 January 2005

The BMW WilliamsF1 Team today confirmed that Andy Priaulx, the reigning European Touring Car Champion has been extended an invitation to test with the team on January 27 at the team’s Valencia test. The invitation has been made in recognition of his achievements in the BMW 320i in the 2004 FIA Touring Car Championship. The award was made in December 2004 at the BMW Motorsport Party and Award Ceremony. Read more

Leading WTCC Contenders Test In Valencia

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LEADING WTCC CONTENDERS TEST IN VALENCIA

13 January 2005
Testing in preparation for the FIA World Touring Car Championship began in Valencia. On Monday and Tuesday, SEAT Sport, BMW Team Deutschland and BMW Team Great Britain ran on the Ricardo Tormo circuit in a dry but cold weather.

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Nicola Larini Joins Chevrolet Europe Racing Team

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ICOLA LARINI JOINS CHEVROLET EUROPE RACING TEAM

Experienced touring car champion and former Formula 1 driver
26 November 2004

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Andy Priaulx Of The BMW Team Great Britain On Pole In Dubai

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ANDY PRIAULX OF THE BMW TEAM GREAT BRITAIN ON POLE IN DUBAI

7 October 2004
Andy Priaulx wrote his name into the history books in Dubai by taking pole for the first FIA ETCC race to be run on the new Dubai Autodrome that officially opens this week.

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BMW Win Second Successive Manufacturers’ Title

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BMW WIN SECOND SUCCESSIVE MANUFACTURERS’ TITLE

19 September 2004
Oschersleben Race
BMW has won the FIA ETCC Manufacturers’ Championship for the second successive year and it could not have chosen a more perfect venue than home territory in Oschersleben.

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Alfas Rule Imola

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ALFAs RULE IMOLA

5 September 2004
Alfa Romeo was back in a dominating way on his home ground, before a large and cheering crowd. The AutoDelta red cars finished 1-2-3 in both races, like in Valencia earlier this year, though Augusto Farfus’s was later penalized in the second race. Gabriele Tarquini came home twice in first, and significantly closed the gap from the championship lead.

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SEAT Sport Targets Victory At Imola

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SEAT SPORT TARGETS VICTORY AT IMOLA

27 August 2004
With 6 races still remaining this season, the 2004 FIA European Touring Car Championship returns to Italy for Rounds 15 and 16. The Imola circuit near Bologna hasn’t hosted a round of the ETCC since 1987, but an encouraging test session there back in March means the three SEAT Sport Toledo Cupras are expected to do well.

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