Posts Tagged ‘performance’

Q&A: Sebastien Loeb

Posted: 27th June 2012 by admin in WRC
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Sebastien Loeb extended his lead of the FIA World Rally Championship with his third victory on Brother Rally New Zealand following a “perfect” performance in his factory Citroen DS3 WRC. Sebastien, congratulations on your third win in a row this season. It seemed like a flawless performance this weekend, how do you feel it went? […]

Every driver has his own style!

Posted: 20th June 2012 by admin in Formula 1
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Felipe Massa says that he is approaching this weekend’s European Grand Prix in a positive frame of mind, buoyed not only by his recent upturn in form, but also by his winning record at the Valencia street circuit. The Brazilian was the first driver to triumph at the quirky harbourside venue, winning from pole as […]

Comments Off on Audi completes long-rumoured acquisition of Ducati

Audi has completed its long-rumoured acquisition of Ducati Motor Holding S.p.A.. Audi AG chairman Rupert Stadler said Ducati was an excellent fit as a ‘sporty, global premium brand’, as the supervisory boards of both companies signed off the acquisition. Ducati is the third Italian company now under Audi’s jurisdiction, following similar deals for Lamborghini and […]

Successful debut of 2012 Bridgestone tyres.

Posted: 14th November 2011 by admin in MotoGP
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During the two-day Official MotoGP Test at the Valencia circuit, Bridgestone debuted the final specification 2012 tyres, providing them to all teams for the duration of the test. The Test was conducted mostly with the new-era 1000cc machines including five Claiming Rule Team (CRT) bikes from BQR Inmotec, BQR FTR, TeamLaglisse and the Grellini Team. […]

Comments Off on Goodyear extends NASCAR tyre supply deal through to 2017.

Goodyear will continue to supply tyres for NASCAR’s national touring series through 2017 after the manufacturer signed an extended agreement with the sanctioning body. The American tyre company will remain NASCAR’s exclusive tyre supplier for the Sprint Cup, Nationwide and Camping World Truck Series, further extending a 57-year relationship. “Our long-time relationship with Goodyear is […]