Peugeot Sport has today announced that it will be joining the FIA World Endurance Championship with a yet-to-be-revealed hybrid-powered hypercar.
During one of the races on the Virgin Australia Supercars Championship, one of the cars was involved in a major incident. He crashed on top of the truck used by the track marshals. John Lafolla is driving in the Toyota GT86 racing series. He lost control of the car after being hit by another car. His car drove between the barriers before hitting a wall. After that, his car ended up spinning and landing on top of the safety marshals. Both John Lafolla and all marshals weren’t injured in this massive crash.
The FIA World Rally Championship will not stage the 2019 season finale at Kennards Hire Rally Australia due to the serious bush fires affecting the New South Wales state close to the event’s Coffs Harbour base.
Aston Martin Red Bull Racing has confirmed that exciting rookie driver Alexander Albon will continue to race with the team in the 2020 season alongside Max Verstappen.
Scuderia Toro Rosso is pleased to confirm that Pierre Gasly and Daniil Kvyat will be continuing with the team in 2020. Both drivers have proven their capabilities throughout the 2019 season, with Daniil scoring the team’s second podium in its history at the German Grand Prix, and Pierre’s strong performances beginning immediately upon his return to Toro Rosso. We are excited to hit the ground running in 2020 with our strong pairing, which will play an important role in our target to move further up the grid.
A 59-year-old driver has died after being taken ill while competing in the Michelin IMSA SportsCar Encore at Sebring International Raceway. Dr. Timothy George, from Austin, TX, was racing the ANSA Motorsports LLC-entered Ligier JS P3, which he shared with Neil Alberico and Jon Brownson.
Rebellion Racing dominated the LMP1 category at today’s 4 Hours of Shanghai with their Rebellion R13–Gibson.
Geox Dragon is a mainstay of the ABB FIA Formula E Championship and have undertaken a complete overhaul of their driver line-up ahead of 2019/20 in an attempt to reverse their fading fortunes in the series. Brendon Hartley and Nico Muller are the new faces at the all-American outfit and the duo will be desperate to prove they have what it takes to challenge the very best, despite Dragon’s recent struggles.
Below are the main headlines from Qualifying at round 3 of FIA WEC Season 8, the 4 Hours of Shanghai. The session saw several new entries in the WEC history books!
Ex-Formula 1 and FIA World Endurance Championship driver Roberto Merhi will compete with Eurasia Motorsport in the LMP2 class of Asian Le Mans Series this winter, it has been announced.