Author: CircuitProDigital

IndyCar: Street fighter Jones is California Dreamin’ with Long Beach podium charge

Ed Jones produced an intelligent and mature performance to fight his way through from 13th on the grid to third at the chequered flag in yesterday’s Grand Prix of Long Beach (15 April), in so doing securing his second top three finish at the pinnacle of US open-wheel competition. Jones headed to the famous 1.968-mile, 11-turn temporary street course in Southern California boasting a strong previous record there – having won in Indy Lights and finished sixth last year in only his second Verizon IndyCar Series start – and feeling fired-up to bounce back from an uncharacteristic error that had cost...

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F1: Vettel powers Ferrari to sensational victory as drama in pit lane halts Raikkonen

  Sebastian Vettel powered Ferrari to a sensational victory on Sunday night in a drama-filled Formula 1 2018 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix, held under the bright lights of BIC. Vettel overcame a threatening challenge from Valtteri Bottas of Mercedes who tried to chase him down and steal the chequered flag late on. But Vettel was able to hold on to the slightest of advantages despite a slower car over the race’s last few laps. The German eventually won by just 0.699 seconds. He completed the 57-lap sprint after starting from pole in a total race time of 1...

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MotoGP: Crutchlow rises to the top as the title fight explodes in Argentina

Cal Crutchlow (LCR Honda Castrol) has taken an impressive third Grand Prix victory in the Gran Premio Motul de la Republica Argentina, besting Johann Zarco (Monster Yamaha Tech 3) and Alex Rins (Team Suzuki Ecstar) on the final lap to earn the honour of winning the 750th GP race for Honda. But the headlines must be shared, with drama for Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda Team) as the reigning Champion accrued a number of penalties and clashed with Valentino Rossi (Movistar Yamaha MotoGP), with the fuse on the title fight now lit up and on full power. There was drama even...

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WRC: Rally Corsica – Ogier victorious in his Ford Fiesta

The Frenchman eased to his third FIA World Rally Championship victory in four rounds after winning the three-day asphalt fixture by 36.1sec in his Ford Fiesta. It was his second success on the Mediterranean island’s mountain roads and came 10 years after the five-time world champion secured the junior world title at the rally. He heads the championship by 17 points. Ogier made his indications clear by winning Friday morning’s opening speed test. Three fastest times out of four earned him a lead of more than half a minute and afforded him the luxury of managing his pace over...

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WEC: Scene set for spectacular Super Season after conclusion of the Prologue at Paul Ricard

The first public running of the new 2018/19 FIA WEC Super Season came to a close at Circuit Paul Ricard this afternoon after 9,836 laps were completed. The 30-hour Prologue test was conducted in perfect conditions for the teams as they make final preparations before the first round at Spa-Francorchamps on May 5, the Total 6 Hours of Spa Francorchamps. The pair of Toyota GAZOO Racing TS050 HYBRID entries headed the way as they conducted the most laps by a team, registering a remarkable 1,002 tours of the French circuit. The team tested many aspects of its upgraded design and, although...

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