Fredrik Ekblom1970-10-06 (age 49)
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Honda driver Rob Huff will be forced to start the opening WTCC race of the weekend at the Nurburgring from the back of the grid, after the team was forced to change his engine following Free Practice 2.
Polestar Cyan Racing’s Thed Bjork was fastest of all in the final practice session at the Hungaroring, leading Lada’s Gabriele Tarquini and Volvo teammate Fredrik Ekblom.
Lada Sport’s Gabriele Tarquini topped the time sheets in Saturday’s first free practice session at the Hungaroring, the only driver in the 1m47s, smashing Yvan Muller’s pole position record of 1m48.727s from last year.
Polestar Cyan Racing’s Fredrik Ekblom will start last in both races after missing a weight check during qualifying at Slovakiaring.
Fredrik Ekblom set the pace at Slovakiaring in the first free practice session ahead of his Volvo teammate Thed Bjork, with Lada’s Nicky Catsburg third in the Vesta TC1.
Polestar Cyan Racing driver Thed Bjork believes the signs are positive for the WTCC season ahead after a strong showing by the Volvo S60 TC1s throughout the weekend at the Circuit Paul Ricard.
The World Touring Car Championship has been Citroen's personal playground for the last two seasons - but could things be about to change in the French marque's final season in the series?
Volvo WTCC driver Thed Bjork reckons the Swedish manufacturer will be ready to challenge for title honours in 2017, after a learning season this year.
It would be no surprise to see Volvo win races in the first year of its WTCC return, according to veteran touring car racer and 2016 driver Fredrik Ekblom.
Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup Timmy Megenbier wins American "Touring Car School" Timmy Megenbier clinched the Volkswagen Jetta TDI Cup title thanks to an eleventh place finish at the rainy season finale at Road Atlanta. The 18-year old won 100,000 US ...
24-hour race Nurburgring Scirocco clinches class wins with natural gas and petrol power With two class victories, the Volkswagen Scirocco cars powered by natural gas and petrol engines successfully finished the 24-hour race on the Nurburgring. The ...
Few fortunate moments for Tom Coronel in Oschersleben ETCC race. For Dutch racing driver Tom Coronel there seemed to be a change of fortune this weekend. For the first time this year the Carly Motors - Team Isert BMW driver put his car on pole ...
By Pat Jennings - Motorsport.com For the second time this season, David Brabham and Jan Magnussen used timely pit strategy and a little luck to steal a victory from the all-conquering Joest Racing Audi R8's in this Saturday's American Le Mans ...
BALDI SETS NEW MARK IN QUALIFYING FOR IMSA GLEN CONTINENTAL XII AT WATKINS GLEN INTERNATIONAL Italian Mauro Baldi bested South African Wayne Taylor by a few hundredths of a second, but that was all he needed for the IMSA Glen Continental XII ...