Posts Tagged ‘Race of Champions’

24 Aug 2011: Jenson Button to appear at Race of Champions

McLaren Formula One pilot and British fan favourite Jenson Button is set to revisit the Race of Champions after a year away.

17 Apr 2011: Race of Champions to visit Frankfurt in 2011

If the motorsport season is over all too soon once the last F1 race takes place at the end of November then fear not – the Race of Champions will be staging its eighth annual event to keep things going just that little bit longer.

20 May 2010: RoC: Alain Prost joins 2010 line-up

Four-time Formula One World Champion Alain Prost is due to make his debut at the Race of Champions this year, according to organisers, who announced his presence at the event’s official launch yesterday.

23 Apr 2010: Race of Champions to visit Germany this year

Its drivers keep on winning – and now Germany is to host this year’s Race of Champions as well as regularly supplying the annual motorsport event’s most successful entrants.

5 Nov 2009: RoC: Ekstrom beats Schumacher to drivers’ title

Double DTM champion Mattias Ekstrom has taken his third Race of Champions title – by winning every single race he competed in then beating Michael Schumacher in the event’s final.

3 Nov 2009: RoC: Germany make it three straight wins in Beijing

You wouldn’t have wanted to bet against Michael Schumacher and Sebastian Vettel going into this year’s Race of Champions and, sure enough, the pair have pulled off their third straight win in the Nations Cup in as many years.

24 Oct 2009: RoC: Coulthard to join Button and Priaulx in Beijing

David Coulthard will be back behind the wheel of a race car in November when he joins Formula One World Champion Jenson Button and three-time World Touring Car champion Andy Priaulx in Beijing for the Race of Champions.

3 Aug 2009: RoC: Jenson Button confirmed for China event

What will Jenson Button be doing on November 2 this year? Will he be celebrating a close-fought victory in the Formula One drivers’ championship? Or rueing the missed opportunities that cost him his first title?

16 Apr 2009: Britain loses the Race of Champions

The Race of Champions event, held at Wembley for the last two years, is taking a trip to China in November.

15 Dec 2008: Race of Champions: a fan’s-eye view

If you want to see serious wheel to wheel racing, go to Silverstone. If you want a fun day out, and to see (and hear) lots of different cars piloted by different drivers, then the Race of Champions is excellent value.

 
  • McLaren eshop

    McLaren store

  • F1 gear (and more) at OnPole.com

    2012 F1 Merchandise from OnPole.com