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V8 Supercar: Scott McLaughlin Claims Clean Sweep at Phillip Island

posted by on 19 April 2016 in Motorsport News

2016 V8 Supercar Championship Round 3. 
Phillip Island SuperSprint, Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit, Victoria, Australia.
Friday 15th April to Sunday 17th April 2016.
World Copyright: Volvo Cyan Racing
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McLaughlin takes second spot on leader board Volvo S60 driver Scott McLaughlin’s emphatic clean sweep at Phillip Island on the weekend has propelled him into second place in the 2016 V8 Supercars championship. The 22 year-old Volvo-Wilson Security Racing GRM driver dominated the weekend, winning both races, as well as two pole positions, and setting […] More…

Richard Göransson breaks lap record in first STCC test

posted by on 12 April 2016 in Motorsport News


Newly signed Polestar Cyan Racing driver Richard Göransson recorded the fastest ever STCC lap time at Knutstorp during the Scandinavian Touring Car Championship test today. The four-time STCC champion recorded a lap time of 57.415, close to one tenth of a second faster than his own qualifying lap record from 2013. ”A perfect start to […] More…

World championship points for Polestar Cyan Racing in WTCC debut

posted by on 3 April 2016 in Motorsport News Volvo News


Thed Björk and Fredrik Ekblom scored world championship points in the first ever FIA World Touring Car Championship race weekend of the all-new programme of Polestar Cyan Racing. Thed Björk provided the best show of the weekend in the first race where he climbed from last position on the grid to finish seventh, passing nine […] More…

The Volvo V60 Polestar becomes safest ever WTCC Safety Car

posted by on 29 March 2016 in Motorsport News

Volvo V60 Polestar Safety Car

The Volvo V60 Polestar becomes the world’s safest safety car in a new long-term agreement with the FIA World Touring Car Championship, starting in the season-opening WTCC Race of France at Circuit Paul Ricard on April 1-3rd. The Volvo V60 Polestar Safety Car, specifically modified with mandatory safety equipment, and its crew, which consists of […] More…

Polestar Ready for WTCC Season Start

posted by on 28 March 2016 in Motorsport News


Purveryors of violent Volvos, Polestar, are ready for the 2016 World Touring Car Championship season start next week and to get you ready they’ve released a video all about their car. The Polestar Cyan Racing team is running two S60s that have been heavily modified for the championship. The cars are propelled by Volvo’s 4 […] More…

WTCC: Encouraging First Test for Polestar Cyan Racing

posted by on 7 March 2016 in Motorsport News


Polestar Cyan Racing completed an encouraging first official pre-season FIA World Touring Car Championship test in Italy, meeting the competition from Citroën, Chevrolet and Honda for the first time. Drivers Thed Björk and Fredrik Ekblom completed an extensive testing programme during the two days at the Vallelunga circuit north of Rome, producing lap times not […] More…

Cyan Racing Signs Four-time STCC Champion Richard Göransson

posted by on 25 February 2016 in Motorsport News


The most successful STCC driver ever, Richard Göransson, has signed to drive a third Volvo S60 for Cyan Racing in the 2016 Scandinavian Touring Car Championship. ”I am very proud and excited to drive for Cyan Racing. I am here to win and I know that the team only exists to win, so I could […] More…

WTCC: Polestar Cyan Racing Signs Björk and Ekblom for 2016 Season

posted by on 14 December 2015 in Motorsport News


Polestar Cyan Racing will field an all-Swedish driver line-up in the 2016 FIA World Touring Car Championship with multiple touring car champions Thed Björk and Fredrik Ekblom signing multi-year contracts with the team. ”We have an ideal line-up with Thed and Fredrik for the first year of our new WTCC assault. Both are solid on […] More…

Polestar Cyan Racing announces driver for 2016 STCC

posted by on 7 December 2015 in Motorsport News


Robert Dahlgren will return to the Scandinavian Touring Car Championship with Polestar Cyan Racing for the 2016 season. ”I am here to claim the title, that is my sole goal for the 2016 season. I have unfinished business in the STCC and I am glad to get the best possible conditions to take on the […] More…

Mixed season finale with strong pace for Volvo Polestar Racing

posted by on 7 December 2015 in Motorsport News


The 2015 V8 Supercars season finale in Sydney had its ups and downs for Volvo Polestar Racing with both Scott McLaughlin and David Wall showing strong performance in qualifying and the three races. ”I got an awesome start in the final race, had a really good pace and managed to close the gap to the […] More…