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Motor racing - 18 Feb 2021 - Sponsorship
Getty Images, a world leader in visual communications, today announced it has become the Official Photographic Agency of Formula 1.
Motor racing - 20 Nov 2019 - Sponsorship
This week, on Friday 22nd and Saturday 23rd of November, the ABB FIA Formula E Championship returns to the UNESCO World Heritage site of Diriyah, Saudi Arabia, for a double-header race to open season 6 of the motorsport series. The race also marks ABB’s third season as title partner.
Motor racing - 20 Jul 2018 - Internet
At the event opener in Astrakhan Silk Way Rally fans will be able to keep up to date with the very latest news about the competition, the drivers, the teams and all the action. They will also be able to view the new VR 360 technology, get behind the scenes and choose their point of view LIVE. This can be live race action from a 360 onboard camera, interviews, and highlights from the Bivouac atmosphere, and use the forum to react and offer opinions.
Motor racing - 07 Mar 2018 - Federations & NOCs
Geneva, 7 March 2018 – During the Geneva Motor Show, the FIA presented its new programme, The European Young Women Programme, in the presence of Jean Todt, President of the FIA, and Michèle Mouton, President of the Women in Motorsport Commission (WIMC).
Motor racing - 04 Sep 2017 - Federations & NOCs
The Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) and Essilor announced today the signature of a 3-year partnership on road safety. Within the “FIA Action for Road Safety” campaign, Essilor and the FIA will promote good vision as a key pillar of road safety through wide awareness reaching campaigns.
Motor racing - 15 Aug 2017 - Federations & NOCs
FIA have today opened an invitation to tender to find a promoter to invest in delivering a first ever annual international event for both GT professional and amateur drivers.
Motor racing - 07 Apr 2016 - Sponsorship
For the fourth year in a row TOTAL continues its commitment with the ACO in Asia. The partnership will include both the Asian Le Mans Series and the newly created Asian Le Mans Sprint Cup.
Motor racing - 04 Apr 2016 - Sponsorship
The FIA is pleased to announce that today, 04 April, a call for expressions of interest has been published concerning the supply of its FIA Officials and FIA Staff clothing and accessories intended for use during racing and non-racing events.
Motor racing - 09 Feb 2016 - TV ratings
A cumulative audience of 318.9 million viewers watched the FIA European Rally Championship in 2015, a 30 per cent increase on the previous year, according to a report produced for ERC promoter Eurosport Events by global sports research consultancy Repucom.
Motor racing - 11 Jan 2016 - Events
The project of a second Asian series, first mooted in October 2015, has become reality for the Automobile Club de l'Ouest. This Sprint series is the second step in the progressive implantation of the ACO in Asia and it is reserved for LM P3s, CNs with carbon monocoques as well as GT Cup cars. Its aim is to expand the offer of the Asian Le Mans Series, and the Sprint Cup will open up a wider range of opportunities for manufacturers/constructors, teams and drivers.
Motor racing - 04 Dec 2015 - Sponsorship
The Automobile Club de l'Ouest, organizer of the 24 Hours of Le Mans and promoter of the FIA World Endurance Championship, is proud to announce a multi-year extension to the very special partnership it has had with Rolex for almost fifteen years.
Motor racing - 17 Nov 2015 - Events
The Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) organises an Annual General Assembly and an official Champion’s Prize-Giving gala at the end of each calendar year.
Motor racing - 22 Oct 2015 - Events
Last weekend the curtain came down on the 2015 season on the Le Mans 24-Hours circuits with the X30 World Final, the IAME International Final (karts).
Motor racing - 29 Jun 2015 - Events
The 2015 Le Mans 24 Hours was the theatre of numerous records whether out on the track or around it with a crowd of 263 500 spectators, the biggest in the past 20 years! The media fallout is also remarkable. The first analysis shows a performance equal or even superior to 2014, proof of the ever-increasing success of the greatest endurance race in the world. Here is a roundup of the main figures of this summary.
Motor racing - 28 May 2015 - Events
The Automobile Club de l’Ouest, the creator and organiser of the Le Mans 24 Hours and promoter of the FIA World Endurance Champion, has strengthened its marketing organisation with the arrival of Thibaut Potdevin.
Motor racing - 23 Apr 2015 - Sponsorship
The FIA is pleased to announce that yesterday, 22 April, a call for expressions of interest has been published concerning the supply of its FIA Officials and FIA Staff clothing and accessories intended for use during racing and non- racing events.
Motor racing - 19 Feb 2015 - Television
FUNCHAL (Portugal), 17 February 2015 - Entering into its second year of close partnership with North American Sport TV broadcaster CBS Sports Network, the FIM World Motocross Championship (MXGP) will benefit in 2015 of an even stronger programming schedule in USA and Canada.
Motor racing - 05 Feb 2015 - Events
Today in Paris the Automobile Club de l’Ouest announced the list of 56 cars invited to take part in the 2015 Le Mans 24 Hours on 13-14 June, and unveiled the poster and the advertisement for the event. The field entered for the 83rd event promises a hotly-contested race, and choosing a winner in each of the four categories is like looking for a needle in a haystack!
Motor racing - 05 Feb 2015 - Events
Following the success of 2014’s 6th European Series, 2015 is shaping up to be an exciting year for the Drift Allstars. With new members of the management team bringing unrivalled experience from both an F1 background and in the Host Cities marketplace, Europe’s leading Drift Championship is ready to take their 7th Series by storm.
Motor racing - 25 Nov 2014 - Events
The Automobile Club de l’Ouest and the Leroy Tremblot Agency have received the 2014 Trophy in the design category in the Sport Strategy Grand Prix for their joint collaboration in creating the new logo for the Le Mans 24 Hours.
Motor racing - 15 Oct 2014 - Education
Sochi: Russian International Olympic University (RIOU) students on the MSA (Master of Sport Administration) course began their observation programme at the 2014 Formula 1 Russian Grand Prix this week as the University continues to look to provide its students with practical management experience.
Motor racing - 11 Sep 2014 - Television
Eurosport Events, the FIA WTCC promoter, has released a media report from Repucom after the first 6 events of the 2014 season. All three indicators are showing an uptrend: broadcast time, cumulative audience and media impact.
Motor racing - 01 Nov 2013 - Events
FOTA is delighted to announce its final Fans’ Forum of 2013 will take place in Austin, Texas on Wednesday 13th November. It will take place in the heart of Austin on the site of the “Circuit of the Americas Austin Fans’ Fest fuelled by Shell” at Cedar Street Courtyard.
Motor racing - 20 Nov 2012 - Events
The FIA is now calling for expressions of interest to identify candidates interested in getting involved as a Promoter of one or several of the Championships from 2014 onwards with a view to concluding a multi-year contract.
Motor racing - 24 Apr 2012 - Events
24 Hours on Ice – impossible, even for ice princess Kathi Witt, but not for the participants of the “24 Hour Ice Race of Chamonix”. In the 1970’s, French rally racers had the idea for this crazy event. In 2004, it was abandoned due to mild temperatures. As of March 1st, 2nd and 3rd 2013, the race will see a revival in Canada (Quebec) ( and 25/30 tour and rally teams will participate – so will the German specialist for event and cultural
Motor racing - 23 Apr 2012 - Television
After competing in a fully competitive tendering process, Gearhouse Broadcast’s Projects Solutions division was awarded the contract to build a series of interconnecting Flyaway Pods for satellite broadcaster British Sky Broadcasting for their coverage of Formula 1 motor racing. Since the award of the contract in late October 2011, the design, build and integration of the Pods took four months to complete.
Motor racing - 14 Oct 2011 - Events
The countdown to Rallye Monte-Carlo, round one of the 2012 FIA World Rally Championship, has begun after Albert II, Sovereign Prince of Monaco, formerly opened the WRC’s stand at Sportel in the Principality on Monday.
Motor racing - 01 Aug 2011 - Federations & NOCs
The Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile is the governing body for world motor sport and the federation of the world’s leading motoring organisations. It is a non-profit making association and brings together 228 national motoring and sporting organisations from 132 countries on five continents. Its member clubs represent millions of motorists and their families.
Motor racing - 25 Mar 2011 - Education
The FIA WRC Academy was officially launched yesterday afternoon ahead<BR>of the opening Super Special Stage in Lisbon at the inaugural round of the<BR>brand new WRC feeder series. A panel of WRC Academy Principal, Marc<BR>de Jong, former WRC runner up and newly appointed FIA WRC Manager<BR>Michèle Mouton, Ford Abu Dhabi World Rally Team Manager Malcolm<BR>Wilson and Pirelli’s Matteo Braga gave the audience an insight into the<BR>inspiration behind the WRC Academy.
Motor racing - 14 Mar 2011 - Sponsorship
LONDON, UK, 14 March 2011 -- Marussia Virgin Racing and CNBC, the leading global broadcaster of live business and financial news and information, have joined forces in an exclusive global partnership that sees CNBC becoming the team’s official ‘Business Media Partner’ for the 2011 Formula One season, which gets underway on 27 March in Melbourne, Australia.
Motor racing - 08 Mar 2010 - Agency
ZIONSVILLE, Ind. (February 26, 2010) - Just Marketing International (JMI), the global leader of motorsports-exclusive marketing agencies, will launch an office in Asia in 2010, and is recruiting staff accordingly, it was announced today.
Motor racing - 24 Nov 2009 - Media rights
The Automobile Club de Ouest, owners and organisers of the prestigious Le Mans 24 Hours event has decided to manage all media rights internally.
Motor racing - 09 Nov 2009 - Television
Langley, United Kingdom, 9 th November 2009: SIS LIVE, Europe’s largest outside broadcast (OB) and uplink supplier, provided a number of onboard special cameras as well as other ENG cameras for the media launch event for the brand new Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi.
Motor racing - 05 Nov 2009 - Agency
Marks &amp; Spencer has appointed Pitch, the UK’s leading independent sports marketing and communications consultancy, to create and manage a national promotional campaign as part of the leading retailer’s innovative partnership with the Vodafone McLaren Mercedes Formula 1 team.
Motor racing - 22 May 2009 - Events
Monaco, 21 May 2009 – The starting line of the 67th Monaco Grand Prix is displaying unusual colours for the first time this year: they are the colours of “Peace and Sport, L’Organisation pour la Paix par le Sport", an international initiative that promotes sport as an instrument of peace and social stability throughout the world.
Motor racing - 03 Apr 2009 - Stadia & venues
Singapore, 30 March 2009: The Singapore Sports Council (SSC) today released a Request For Proposal (RFP) offering local and international consortia a unique opportunity to build and manage the Changi Motorsports Hub (CMH). Set to become Asia’s first premier motorsports and entertainment centre, the CMH will feature top-notch motorsports facilities and amenities for motorsports enthusiasts, businesses, consumers and tourists alike. <BR>
Motor racing - 03 Nov 2008 - Agency
IEC in Sports is delighted to have signed a deal to distribute Africa Race. The Rally, which starts December 28 and finishes on January 12, 2009, passing through the diverse African continent, is the brainchild of Hubert Auriol, one of Rally's most decorated and most famous Rally drivers.
Motor racing - 28 May 2008 - Events
<SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt"><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 10pt">Brackley 27 May 2008 - </SPAN>The Honda Racing F1 Team today announced that it has achieved ISO14001 certification for its UK headquarters at Brackley, Northamptonshire.</SPAN>
Motor racing - 22 Apr 2008 - Television
Philips Shavers joins forces with Eurosport to launch a pan-Euro cross-media campaign integrated with advertiser-funded content, leveraging their Williams F1 sponsorship. 
Motor racing - 17 Jan 2008
IEC in Sports, the Swedish-based sports marketing company, has reported a strong broadcast interest from the global media market for its St. Petersburg to Beijing Rally, which takes place for the first time ever this June.
Motor racing - 07 Jan 2008
Eurosport has been informed by the organisers of the Dakar Rally, ASO, that the 2008 Dakar Rally is cancelled following a security warning issued by the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Motor racing - 13 Nov 2007
The huge Rally-Raid that has been choreographed by triple Dakar champion, René Metge, has finally revealed its name: “TRANSORIENTALE”.
Motor racing - 29 Oct 2007
The Singapore Government announced today that it will be developing the motor sports industry in Singapore by working with the private sector to build a permanent race track located in Changi (eastern part of Singapore) and developing a comprehensive motor sports industry development plan.&nbsp;
Motor racing - 10 Sep 2007
Max Mosley, President of the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile, motor sport’s world governing body, will deliver the Keynote address to open the 2007 Motor Sport Business Forum.<BR>
Motor racing - 06 Sep 2007
Fans of Formula 1™ will soon be able to enjoy their favourite sport live in stunning high definition quality on big screens with outstanding surround sound in the comfort of an auditorium.
Motor racing - 06 Jul 2007
The ongoing success of the Motor Sport Business Forum has led to further expansion worldwide with new events set for Asia and the Middle East.
Motor racing - 29 Jan 2007
Following the 2006 Motor Sport Business Forum, the organisers carefully collated the comments of the participating delegates, exhibitors and speakers.
Motor racing - 20 Dec 2006
The Motor Sport Business Forum has become an essential fixture in the motor racing industry calendar, according to the hundreds of participants that attended this year’s event.
Motor racing - 04 Dec 2006
With days to go before the launch of the motor sport industry event of the year, just a few delegate passes remain available.
Motor racing - 28 Nov 2006
Max Mosley, President of the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile, motor sport’s world governing body, has confirmed that he will deliver a Keynote address at the 2006 Motor Sport Business Forum.
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