Former two-time Formula One champion Mika Hakkinen of Finland will put on his racing helmet again when he competes in next month's Intercontinental Le Mans Cup, a six-hour endurance race in Zhuhai.Thursday, 27 October, 2011, 12:00am
A recent survey of drivers in Europe showed that not only did they overestimate their driving skills, but they were unwilling to accept even the most obvious errors as their fault.26 Feb 2010 - 12:00am
Nissan's pride goes on parade12 Jan 2008 - 12:00am
It may be hard to consider a race your home one if you have to make a ferry trip and a border crossing to get there, but try telling that to a trio of Hong Kong drivers racing at the Zhuhai International Circuit this weekend.3 Nov 2007 - 12:00am
When the two laps in the newly painted red and yellow A1GP Team China car were complete, Hong Kong's Marchy Lee Yin-kin was greeted with a standing ovation in the grandstands. Framed by two dozen Chinese flags and a marching band, Lee stood atop the car and like a victorious driver, removed his helmet and waved to a roaring crowd.17 Sep 2007 - 12:00am
One of the founding members of China's first purpose-built Formula One race track has resigned, ending an era.
Joe Lim, who was a driving force behind the success of the Zhuhai International Circuit (ZIC) just over the border, has stepped down as general manager to concentrate on his family's property business.23 Mar 2006 - 12:00am
Macau Kartodrome, Coloane, Macau. $100 for 10 minutes; 1.25km track. Phone: 853 881 862
Hong Kong Karting Sports Association Limited (opens late May), 22 Sheung Tan Village, Lung Kwu Tan, Tuen Mun; $120-$150 for 10 minutes on a 900m track. Contact Joey Cho at 9211 3439.12 Mar 2006 - 12:00am
Ross Jamison's first foray into single-seat cars gained momentum after he blitzed the track during five days of initial testing at the Zhuhai International Circuit.
The 15-year-old Hong Kong teenager, who last year completed a highly successful season in karts, exceeded all expectations in a Formula Renault, setting lap times comparable to more seasoned drivers.15 Feb 2006 - 12:00am
China's continuing interest in motorsport took another step yesterday with the announcement of the mainland's involvement in the new A1 Grand Prix series.18 Mar 2005 - 12:00am
'It won't be like Le Mans the first year, but we'll build it up'
In another first for China, the Zhuhai International Circuit will host the mainland's inaugural 24-hour race in October, hoping to one day rival the famous Le Mans, say race organisers.13 Jan 2005 - 12:00am