Articles tagged Augusto Farfus

Page 13 of January 2008 archive issue thumbnail Page 13, January 2008

Priaulx makes it a hat-trick

Andy Priaulx won his third World Touring Car Championship in a row after taking victory in the second race at Macau, the last race of the season. He arrived at the weekend chasing the championship title, but in the early stages of the race it looked as though Yvan Muller was set to take it. Muller was far out in front while Priaulx was languishing in 11th, only to be saved when the French Seat...

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A new world order

SEAT’s diesel has risen to the fore in this year’s World Touring Car Championship, to the consternation of its petrol-powered rivals. And the battle’s coming to Britain soon By Rob Widdows The Pyrénées are hidden in heavy cloud. The rain is falling on Pau, ‘ville de soleil et de jardins’. Every gust of wind, every passing cloud, brings new anxieties for those who race around the streets of this...

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Events of the Month

WEC: Spa 6 Hours Eau Rouge is easier now than it used to be thanks to Tarmac run-offs replacing gravel, and flat kerbs giving drivers a wider exit strategy as they pop over the top of Raidillon. But the sanitisation of motor racing's favourite bit of track hasn't made it any less spectacular as the prime place to witness aces on the limit. And when it comes to the World Endurance Championship,...

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Events of the Month

Sebring 12 HoursFlorida, USA Last year at Le Mans Hugues De Chaunac cried tears of despair after an engine failure cost his ORECA team victory. At Sebring in March, the tears flowed again but for very different reasons. De Chaunac is an emotional Frenchman who for many encapsulates the true spirit of modern sports car racing. ORECA's first-generation Peugeot 908 HDi FAP was an outside bet for...

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WTCC BMW has confirmed its 2009 driver line-up, with Sergio Hernández replacing Felix Porteiro alongside Alex Zanardi in Team-Italy-Spain. Andy Priaulx stays at Team GB, as do Jörg Müller and Augusto Farfus at Team Germany. James Thompson has been left without a drive after splitting with the N.Technology Honda team. He is in talks with Team Dynamics to make a return to the BTCC. Dakar rally...

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Works M3 prevails at the Nurburgring

The BMW M3 GT2 of World Touring Car Championship drivers Jörg Müller and Augusto Farfus, Peugeot LMP1 driver Pedro Lamy and 1994 Porsche Supercup champion Uwe Alzen won the Nürburgring 24 Hours in May. The works BMW (below) only qualified eighth on the grid, but made the most of the retirements of other cars and held off the Ferrari F430 GTC of Dominik Farnbacher, Allan Simonsen, Lehman Keen and...


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