Monthly Archives: May 2017

Ogier-Ingrassia win Rally Portugal: WRC

Defending FIA World Rally Champion Sébastien Ogier has won Rally Portugal, strengthening his grip on the first season of the new era of the sport. The M-Sport Ford driver entered the final four stages today 16.8s ahead of Hyundai Motorsport’s Thierry Neuville. He would go on to win one more stage (SS17), before setting the… Read More »

Ogier-Ingrassia take lead with a day to go: WRC

M-Sport’s Ecoboost-powered Ford Fiesta WRC continues to lead at Rally de Portugal, but it’s all change at the top with Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia taking over the reins. The four-time World Championships hold a 16.8 second advantage over championship rivals Thierry Neuville and Nicolas Gilsoul going into tomorrow’s final 42.93 kilometres. A brush with… Read More »

Buemi win Paris ePrix; Grassi crashes out

Swiss driver extends his points lead in the centre of Paris while title rival di Grassi crashes out Paris, 20 May 2017:  The FIA Formula E Championship returned to Paris for a second ePrix around the iconic streets of Les Invalides today, 20 May, and it was points-leader Sebastien Buemi who secured a fifth victory… Read More »

Yamaha takes the first row; Marquez P5

Movistar Yamaha MotoGP’s Maverick Viñales and Valentino Rossi showed a competitive pace on the second day of the Grand Prix de France, taking a superb first and second place respectively in today‘s qualifying session. Le Mans (France), 20 May 2017: Movistar Yamaha MotoGP riders Maverick Viñales and Valentino Rossi went all out in an intense 15-minute… Read More »

Belagavi gets its first big Motorsport event

Belgaum, 19 May 2017: Belagavi’s first Super Dirt-Bike race, Karnataka Invitational Supercross 2017-Belagavi, jointly organised by Belgaum Moto Sports Association (BMSA) and Goa Moto Sport Association (GMSA) will be held here on Sunday. The gates are free and the organisers are expecting a crowd of over 20,000. For the first time in North Karnataka, the… Read More »

Formula E donates clean-charging infrastructure

Paris, 18 May 2017: Following the second edition of the event around the architectural co mplex of Les Invalides, a short distance from the headquarters of the FIA, Formula E is donating a zero-emissions glycerine generator to boost charging infrastructure and leave a lasting legacy to the city of Paris. The Formula E concept was… Read More »