Month: December 2015

Monza Rally

Since 1978 the Monza Rally has been a popular end of season destination for many rally stars. This year’s edition sees over a hundred teams come to the north Italian race track, challenged by the beautiful circuit of Monza. On Friday afternoon, as the first stage gets under way, the weather looks to be in the spectators favour: the sun is shining, as it will for the rest of the weekend. The conditions are toughened by the competition on track, with national and international stars like Thierry Neuville, Paolo Andreucci, Piero Longhi, Valentino Rossi, Tony Cairoli and Tonio Liuzzi...

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Retrospect: Blancpain GT

Every year the Blancpain GT Series grows stronger. 2015 was no exception: several new cars where introduced while top tier teams and drivers kept pouring in. The competition was so strong that not one team took multiple titles in the outright Blancpain GT Series, Sprint Series or Endurance Series, and all championship fights went down to the wire. In the end the spoils were divided by Nissan, Bentley and Audi. The season got underway with the Blancpain Sprint races at Nogaro. Audi saw their already impressive line up strengthened with the arrival of one-time Formula 1 aspirant Robin Frijns...

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