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BMW M6 Team Costa Campos Racing, Lourenço Beirão da Veiga, António Felix da Costa, Tiago Monteiro | Photo ©JLpress/JoaoLamares2017 General GTOpen MotorSports 


By Paula Lamares Pho­to ©JLpress/​JoaoLamares2017 JLPress was in the boxes of the Auto­dro­mo do Estor­il, to accom­pany the test­ing day of Team Costa Cam­pos Racing. This is the last pre­par­a­tion for the Inter­na­tion­al GT Open’s sea­son that will take place at the Estor­il cir­cuit, on April 29 Costa Cam­pos Racing has a lux­ury team of Por­tuguese drivers: Tiago Mon­teiro, Lourenço Beirão da Veiga and António Félix da Costa at the wheel of the BMW M6 GT3. “This new chal­lenge is very spe­cial because I will do it with two friends of mine (L. Beirão…

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BMW Team Teo Martin, Lourenço Beirão da Veiga, António Felix da Costa, Tiago Monteiro General GTOpen MotorSports 

Beirão da Veiga confirmed on the Open GT with Felix da Costa and Tiago Monteiro

Via Brand­S­ports Team Costa Cam­pos Racing, pre­vi­ously known as Libolo Bull Racing, will move up to the GT Cham­pi­on­ship, after two sea­sons in the Seat Euro­cup with Lourenço Beirão da Veiga as driver. For 2017, the bet remains in Beirão da Veiga, high­light­ing the good work of the driver, who will share the BMW M6 GT3 with two ines­cap­able names in inter­na­tion­al sport: António Félix da Costa and Tiago Mon­teiro. The two drivers were chosen by the Angolan team and will, depend­ing on each one’s avail­ab­il­ity and sched­ules, fol­low Beirão…

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WTCC Marrakech: Honda’s Monteiro wins main race of season opener

By Paula Lamares Tiago Mon­teiro won the first Main Race of the 2017 FIA World Tour­ing Car Cham­pi­on­ship, with Honda team-mate Norbert Michel­isz in second at WTCC AFRIQUIA Race of Moroc­co. Hav­ing star­ted from pole, Mon­teiro led from start to fin­ish, cre­at­ing a cru­cial buf­fer between him­self and Micheilsz fol­low­ing a mid-race safety car on his way to vic­tory. The Por­tuguese driver assumes the lead of the cham­pi­on­ship after the first round with 43 points, tak­ing five points for pole along­side his max­im­um score in the main event – increased to 30…

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Tiago Monteiro - Honda Civic WTCC - Vila Real, Portugal | Photo ©JLpress Sports/JoaoLamares2017 Fia-WTCC General MotorSports 

WTCC: Interview with Tiago Monteiro

Via WTCC press team As a long-term mem­ber of the Castrol Honda World Tour­ing Car Team line-up, Portugal’s Tiago Mon­teiro, 40, is a firm con­tender for FIA World Tour­ing Car Cham­pi­on­ship hon­ours in 2017. He dis­cusses new team-mates, title rivals and the WTCC’s return to Macau. Apart from test­ing, how have you kept busy dur­ing the win­ter months? “I had some time off with my fam­ily over Christ­mas and the New Year. It was good, just enjoy­ing time with my kids and my fam­ily. After that we star­ted shak­ing down the cars, and there…

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Rui Águas, Emmanuel Collard, François Perrodo - AF Corse Ferrari #83 - LMGTE Am World Champions FIA-WEC General GP Macau MotorSports 

Portugal: Two World Championship Titles!

WEC 6H of Bahrein Rui Águas and AF Corse World Cham­pi­ons in LMGTE- Am; Filipe Albuquer­que run­ner-up in LMP2; Ped­ro Lamy is third for the LMGTE-Am trophy; Audi wins the farewell race and Porsche raises the drivers’ cham­pi­on­ship Macau Grand Prix Tiago Mon­teiro wins TCR in Macau António Felix da Costa makes his­tory by win­ning for the second time the myth­ic­al race. WEC 6h do Bahrein: The 6h of Bahrain con­firms the expect­a­tions we had for the dif­fer­ent titles still in the game. In the LMP1, the Audi that was run­ning its last race…

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