Tag: Motorsport

Nissan firms up 2018 Motorsport activities

  Nissan/NISMO has firmed up its motorsport activities for the 2018 season. The programs include the all-electric Formula E Championship, as well as updated lineups for the Super GT Championship.

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Bosch continues Sponsorship with the DTM

 2015 Bosch on DTM cars: Audi RS 5 DTM, Mercedes C-Coupe DTM and BMW M4 DTM (L-R) DTM (Deustchen Tourenwagen Masters) Main Sponsors, Bosch has confirmed its continuing sponsorship of the popular German Touring Cars Series. Bosch has been active in the DTM since 2000 and has now penned a 3-year sponsorship with the series until 2017. Along with reliable technologies by Bosch, DTM is all about beefy V8 sound, thrilling battles for positions and cheering crowds all the way to the finish line: it’s pure emotion.

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DTM starts first official ITR Test at Circuit de Catalunya

 THOMAS Sabo liveried Mercedes-Benz C-Coupe DTM After a long break in the Deutschen Tourenwagen Masters (DTM), the three Manufacturers Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz go back to work at the official ITR tests in Circuit de Catalunya, Barcelona from 26 – 29 March and the Hockenheimring 9 – 12 April.

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Kuala Lumpur International Motorshow (KLIMS ’13) returns for the 9th edition

kuala-lumpur-international-motorshow-klims-13-returns-9th-edition The prestigious, one and only large-scale Automotive exhibition in the country Kuala Lumpur International Motor show is back after a 3-year break.

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Bosch redefines Motorsport engineering through the DTM

 bosch-redefines-motorsport-engineering-dtm  With the start of the Deutschen Tourenwagen Masters (DTM) or German Touring Cars Championship season on the horizon, we’d like to highlight an integral automotive technology that has been powering DTM cars since the start of the millennium: Bosch spark plugs. Bosch auto. technologies such as; the engine control unit, digital display, software tools, car sensor, data storage and wiring harness, are also utilized by Audi, Mercedes-Benz and soon BMW teams.

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Motorsport Calendar 2012: FIA GT1 Championship

motorsport-calendar-2012-fia-gt1-championship  The world’s most popular GT cars racing series – the FIA GT1 Championship – has released its schedule for the following season. The 2012 FIA GT1 championship is slated to visit Nogaro, Southwestern France and Zandvoort, Netherlands for the first time, as well as further rounds and standalone events in Ordos, Beijing, San Luis and Moscow.

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DAKAR ’10: SAINZ RECEIVES SPECIAL HOMECOMING IN MADRID

dakar-10-sainz-receives-special-homecoming-madrid  An emotional and triumphant homecoming: His native city, Madrid, received Carlos Sainz with rounds of cheers after his “Dakar” victory. Together with his Spanish compatriot Lucas Cruz the 47-year-old had been leading a Volkswagen trio to a one-two-three win from 2 to 16 January at the toughest test in worldwide motorsport.

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ASIAN TOURING CARS SERIES SET FOR BLAZING FINALE!

asian-touring-cars-series-set-blazing-finale  The Asian Touring Car Series season finale will be held this weekend at the Bira International Circuit in Pattaya, Thailand during one of the biggest Thai touring car weekends. Rounds 8, 9 and 10 of the season will be held at the 2.4km circuit as part of the Chonburi SuperCar Thailand race.

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AUDI RESUMES CHAMPIONSHIP FIGHT AT NURBURGRING

audi-resumes-championship-fight-nurburgring  The second half of the DTM season will start at the Nürburgring on 16 August. Audi driver Mattias Ekström will come to the Eifel with the same point score as the leader of the standings Gary Paffett. Just one point behind them another Audi driver – title defender Timo Scheider – is lying in wait. The gaps between the front runners could hardly be any smaller than this.

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Results: WTCC Race of Spain (Rd9 & 10) Valencia, Spain

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SEAT & BMW SHARE THE SPANISH GLORY

6 June 2009
SEAT and BMW dominated one race apiece in the fifth event of the season. The turbodiesel León cars filled the four top positions in the first race, marking a triumphant moment for SEAT in their home race meeting.Yvan Muller scored his third victory of the season making it clear that it won’t be easy for anybody … more

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