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FIA Girls on Track initiative heads to Diriyah E-Prix

Following the successful Girls on Track – Dare To be Different activations at the Mexico City and Berlin E-Prix’ earlier this year, the FIA Girls on Track event is now heading to Saudi Arabia for activation around the Diriyah E-Prix on the 21st and 22nd November 2019. The first two Girls on Track E-Prix events saw hundreds of young girls take part in engaging and educational activities aimed at demonstrating that there is a place for girls and women in motorsport, both on and off the track. In June 2018, Saudi Arabia’s ban on women being allowed to drive was […]

Mighty 22-car grid prepares for landmark DTM x SUPER GT ‘Dream Race’

In less than a week, the action kicks off at Japan’s Fuji Speedway in the landmark ‘SUPER GT x DTM Dream Race’ tie-up event. For this unique pair of races, which take place on the 23rd and 24th of November, 15 Japanese SUPER GT cars have been confirmed for the event, alongside the seven previously confirmed DTM entries. It means there will be a 22-car field for the Fuji race, comprising models from five manufacturers: Audi, BMW, Honda, Nissan, and Lexus. The event schedule and the regulations that will govern the event have also been given the final ratification. The […]

Video: Big crash during Virgin Australia Supercars Championship

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.

Victorious Müller turns up the heat in DTM title fight

Switzerland’s Nico Müller narrowed Rene Rast’s DTM championship lead down to just 14 points after scoring a hugely significant win at the Lausitzring. Pole-sitter Rast (209 points) had led the opening stages of the race, but was forced to park his Audi RS5 DTM with a mechanical issue, allowing Müller (195 points) to lead home his Abt Sportsline team-mate Robin Frijns (NED) and Mike Rockenfeller (GER). Rast’s failure to score also meant that leading BMW driver Marco Wittman (GER, 159 points) also remains in title contention, alongside fellow BMW driver Philipp Eng (AUT, 139), and Audi drivers Rockenfeller (123) and […]

Female Driver: Angelique Detavernier

Some people think that motorsport is a men’s sport. The FIA is trying to change this with the W series. However lingerie model Angelique Detavernier is trying to get attention for the sport in a totally different way. Angelique Detavernier can be found on the race track, however she likes to pose in sexy ways on the racetrack also. Race Experience She isn’t just a model that did one race. She drove the 25 hours of VW Fun Cup multiple times. She drove the 24 hours of Zolder three times with a Porsche 911 and she is is active in […]