You can watch the whole race at Brand’s Hatch from Chewbakkah’s point of view on www.Twitch.tv/Chewbakkah.
We’re starting race 2 in about 30 minutes. COME GET SOME!
The current team standings after one round are:
Meet the new brain child of the engineers over at Peugeot Sport, the 308 Racing Cup. It comes with a 1.6l turbocharged engine developping, at least, 308hp. The turbo was sourced rom the recent 208 T16. It also weighs only 1000 kg (or 2200 lbs). And obviously it is FWD. Also the rear wing is actually up to par with…
The inaugural, 1987 season of the World Touring Car Championship was - without any doubt - a disaster that put the series into sleep for 18 years and the first race had it all. This is its story.
Two different variations of Rob Huff’s 2015 WTCC Lada Vesta.
...without a doubt, the TC1-spec Lada Granta that contested the 2014 season of the FiA World Touring Car Championship.
Here’s a lap onboard James Thompson’s Lada Vesta with Rob Huff behind the wheel at the Nürburgring Combined circuit from yesterdays WTCC test.
In preparation for the German round of the 2015 World Touring Car Championship that takes place on 16th of May, and in conjunction with the 24 Hours of the Nürburgring, the WTCC boys took to the 15 mile combined circuit today to get familiar with the track.
The World Touring Car Championship is going to race the complete Nürburgring in 2015, marking the 32th anniversary of an FIA World Championship racing at the track. This was it.
Today the announcement was made that a championship carrying the official FIA World Championship tag will tackle the Nordschleife again: WTCC will start at the Nürburgring in 2015, and it's going to be a very special event.
Some stuff about the car and the 4 drivers. The video is in French but English subtitles are available.
Gabriele Tarquini turns 52 today, and what a fantastic career in motorsport the man from Italy has had. As I've grown up, drivers have come and gone in the variety of motorsports I've shared an interest in, but one man has always seemed to be there, and that man is Gabriele.
After a largely uneventful race 1, race 2 of the WTCC Guia Race of Macau was marred by 2 lengthy red flags. The first, giffed above, happened on the first turn of the race when Norbert Michelisz lost control of his Honda Civic and set off a chain reaction. Pepe Oriola, when asked how he made it through the wreckage,…
A very interesting Report was released today at the usually very well informed motorsport website motorsport-total.com, describing a possible customer program for the WTCC.
...appears to be driving as Goku this weekend. Awesome.
Italian Dude racing in WTCC named Stefano D'aste. He had a special driving suit made for the race at Sonoma. This picture was from last year when it was Uncle Sam, this year he went with a Captain America theme. Gotta love the spirit!
Qualifying just finished, here are the results:
(English subtitles available) Citroën has released a new video of its WTCC car for the 2014 season. And it seems like Loeb's teammate will be racing legend Yvan Muller who took part in BTCC (champion in 2003), WTCC (record of victories), Andros trophy, 24h of Le mans and V8 Supercar (few races, won one) among many…