Tag: FIA

Sepang Circuit due for mandatory refurbishment

2015 Sepang Circuit due for make over Sepang International Circuit (SIC) will be closing its racetrack for resurfacing and upgrading works from 15 February to 8 May 2016. This follows the last closure and track upgrading works in 2007.

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MATECH FORD GT TAKES FIA GT ROUND 3 VICTORY IN BRNO

matech-ford-gt-takes-fia-gt-3-victory-brno  Thomas Mutsch and Romain Grosjean scored their second Championship victory when the Matech Competition Ford GT (above) crossed the line at Brno in Round 3 of the FIA GT1 World Championship ahead of the Aston Martin DB9 of Darren Turner and Czech driver Tomas Enge, with the Nissan GT-R of Peter Dumbreck and Michael Krumm taking the final podium place.

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FIA GT1 CHAMPIONSHIP HERALDS NEW ERA IN PARIS

fia-gt1-championship-heralds-era-paris  As the Motorsports begins its hectic start to a brand new season, the FIA GT1 Championship was the first to unwrap its intentions and objectives in Paris, France recently for its inaugural season in 2010. The FIA GT1 World Championship features six iconic brands – Aston Martin, Corvette, Ford, Lamborghini, Maserati and Nissan, a revamped race programme, global television coverage and a commitment to delivering fierce competition and compelling entertainment.

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FIA GT REBRANDS FOR 2010

fia-gt-rebrands-2010  SRO Motorsports Group (SRO) have launched a new 2010 FIA GT1 World Championship brand identity. Having been awarded world championship status by the FIA, next year’s FIA GT1 World Championship will visit 10 countries in four continents, supported with a new logo and identity.

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2006 FIA Formula One World Championship Preview

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A GUIDE TO THE NEW 2006 RULES AND REGULATIONS

17 February 2006

Formula 1 heads into the 2006 season with new rules governing the engine and the tyres. The most important changes: new V8 engines replace the 10-cylinder units used previously, tyre changes during the race are allowed again and qualifying will be carried out in a new format.

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FIA Focus On F1 Competition Cost Reduction

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FIA FOCUS ON F1 COMPETITION COST REDUCTION

30 December 2005
After an unprecedented period of consultation – including input from over 90,000 racefans around the world, the FIA has published its draft Technical and Sporting Regulations for the 2008 season. The aim is clear: to drive down the costs of competing in Formula One and to improve the spectacle for fans.

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Overtaking Is The Next Important Agenda For FIA

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In order to encourage overtaking in F1, the FIA initiated a programme of research into improving the aerodynamic performance of a car when trying to overtake.

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Klien Confirmed As Red Bull Racing 3rd Driver After FIA Rule Change

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The FIA, with the unanimous agreement of all teams taking part in the FIA Formula 1 World Championship, has made a change to Article 58b of the Formula 1 Sporting regulations concerning eligibility of drivers taking part in Friday practice prior to the grands prix.

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