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  • Dusseldorf 2011 ROC | Race Of Champions

    RESULTS ROC Winner     Sébastien Ogier ROC Finalist     Tom Kristensen ROC Semi-Finalists     Martin Tomczyk, Michael Schumacher ROC Nations Cup Winners     Germany (Michael Schumacher/Sebastian Vettel) ROC Nations Cup Finalists     Nor...

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    frankfurt to host 2011 race of champions

    stop press: the 2011 race of champions will no longer be held in frankfurt the 24th race of champions will be held on the weekend of december 3-4, 2011 at the commerzbank-arena in frankfurt, germany the stadium, one of the setting...

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    Rally aces Hänninen and Kopecký head to ROC 2011

    ROC 2011 will feature two of the brightest stars in rallying as Intercontinental Rally Challenge duo Juho Hänninen and Jan Kopecký join the field Finland’s Hänninen, the 2011 S-WRC champion and 2010 IRC champion, will...

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    Ogier and Grosjean team up for ROC 2011

    World Rally Championship contender Sébastien Ogier and GP2 series champion Romain Grosjean will make their debuts at the 2011 Race Of Champions Ogier and Grosjean, two of motor sport’s most exciting young chargers in 2011, will...

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    Live painting at the 2011 Race Of Champions in Düsseldorf

    The artist Armin Flossdorf is to paint a racing car image, live and in just a few hours during the 2011 Race Of Champions at Düsseldorf's ESPRIT arena on December 3-4 The artist Armin Flossdorf will present his Formul...

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    Jenson Button to compete at 2011 Race Of Champions

    Formula 1 world champion Jenson Button will return to the Race Of Champions in 2011 after a year’s absence The Briton, winner of the latest F1 grand prix in Hungary, will make his fourth ROC appearance in Düsseldorf on the weekend...

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    2011 DTM champion Martin Tomczyk joins ROC line-up

    Newly-crowned DTM champion Martin Tomczyk will compete at the 2011 Race Of Champions in Düsseldorf Tomczyk, who sealed this year’s DTM title with a race to spare, will appear at the individual Race Of Champions on December 4...

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    Red Bull FMX riders top shows for ROC 2011

    The Red Bull FMX riders will feature in a packed programme of entertainment at the Race Of Champions in Düsseldorf on December 3-4 Highlights include the Lotus Renault GP two-seater F1 car, rally legend Stig Blomqvist in the Audi S1, Ch...

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    David Coulthard joins stellar line-up for ROC 2011

    Multiple Formula 1 grand prix winner David Coulthard will compete against a star-studded field at December’s Race Of Champions Coulthard won a total of 13 F1 grands prix, finishing no less than five times in the world championship top...

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    New location for 2011 Race Of Champions

    The 24th Race Of Champions will not be held at Frankfurt’s Commerzbank-Arena on December 3-4 as previously announced ROC 2011 will still take place in December at another German venue but a late fixture clash with Germany’s footba...

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    Watch ROC 2011 live on the web – for free

    This weekend’s Race Of Champions will be screened live on the internet via the websites www.raceofchampions.com and www.freecaster.tv Both the ROC Nations Cup on December 3 and the Race Of Champions on December 4 will be streamed free-of-c...

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    Travis Pastrana ready to ROC again in 2011

    Motorsport and action sports legend Travis Pastrana has signed up for the Race Of Champions at Düsseldorf’s ESPRIT arena in December Pastrana has won 11 X-Games gold medals and four Rally America titles and is set to embark on the...

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    All the quotes from the 2011 Race Of Champions

    Sébastien Ogier hails ‘amazing’ Race Of Champions victory at his very first attempt Beaten finalist Tom Kristensen declares ROC ‘better than Christmas’ after wins over Michael Schumacher and Sebastian Vettel ROC Na...

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    2011 Race Of Champions to be broadcast by German TV station SAT.1

    German television station SAT.1 will broadcast the Race Of Champions in Düsseldorf’s ESPRIT arena on 3rd and 4th December. The station’s popular sport programme ‘ran’ will bring a round-up on Saturday and Sunday while...

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    Drivers on track preparing for ROC 2011

    Practice gets under way ahead of Saturday’s ROC Nations Cup and Sunday’s Race Of Champions A fifth consecutive ROC Nations Cup victory is “not the only target” for seven-time Formula 1 world champion Michael Schumacher...

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    Deegan joins Pastrana in all-action Team USA

    Action sports legends Brian Deegan and Travis Pastrana will join forces for a thrilling Team USA at December’s Race Of Champions Deegan is a motocross and off-road great who has stunned crowds on two wheels and four, taking Rally Cross...

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    Vitaly Petrov becomes ROC's first Russian driver

    Russian Formula 1 star Vitaly Petrov has signed up to compete at the 2011 Race Of Champions in Düsseldorf Petrov, who races for the Lotus Renault GP team, will become the first driver from Eastern Europe to compete at the event Th...

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    2010 Champion of Champions Albuquerque returns

    Surprise 2010 ROC Champion of Champions Filipe Albuquerque will defend his title at December’s Race Of Champions in Düsseldorf The Portuguese driver stunned the ROC field last year, defeating reigning world champions Sebastian Vet...

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    Skoda Fabia Super 2000 lined up for the Race Of Champions

    Skoda's rally car, the Skoda Fabia Super 2000, will take part in the Race Of Champions on December 3-4, 2011 The four-wheel drive rally car is the first to be confirmed for the event, with a wide range of machinery due to follow in the run-u...

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    Michael Schumacher primed for ‘sensational’ ROC

    Seven-time Formula 1 world champion Michael Schumacher is revved up and ready for the Race Of Champions on December 3-4 The German motor sport legend declares race fans have ‘nowhere else to be’ but Düsseldorf’s ESPRIT...

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    Andy Priaulx returns to the Race Of Champions

    Three-time World Touring Car Champion Andy Priaulx MBE will compete at the Race Of Champions in Düsseldorf on December 3-4, 2011 The Briton will partner fellow Guernsey resident Jenson Button for Team GB at what will be Priaulx’s...

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    Sebastian Vettel revved up for ‘magic’ ROC

    Reigning Formula 1 world champion Sebastian Vettel ‘can’t wait’ for the Race Of Champions on December 3-4 The young motorsport superstar has urged race fans to come along for an ‘unforgettable experience’ at D&u...

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    Champions go head to head at ROC

    Formula 1 world champions Michael Schumacher and Jenson Button have been drawn together in the group stages for the Race Of Champions Reigning world champion Sebastian Vettel will face Le Mans legend Tom Kristensen, F1’s Vitaly Petrov...

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    fredrik johnsson explains frankfurt choice

    stop press: frankfurt will no longer host the 2011 race of champions due to a fixture clash with the bundesliga german football q&a with fredrik johnsson, organiser of the race of champions how do you go about selecting a venue fo...

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    Building up to the Race Of Champions

    The Race Of Champions is a fight against time in many ways. On Monday night local football outfit Fortuna Düsseldorf played its home game against Greuther Fürth. Straight after the home team secured a 2-1 victory, work on construction of...

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    vettel interview exclusive from race of champions

    everyone at the race of champions wishes you a merry christmas and as a special treat for all our fans we have an exclusive podcast from sebastian vettel. recorded after the race of champions in düsseldorf, sebastian talks about his title-winning...

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    The Race Of Champions returns to Düsseldorf

    The 24th Race Of Champions will be held at Düsseldorf’s ESPRIT arena on the weekend of December 3-4, 2011 The German venue, which also hosted ROC 2010, replaces Frankfurt’s Commerzbank-Arena after a late fixture clash with B...

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    Sébastien Ogier crowned Champion of Champions

    Rally ace Sébastien Ogier lifts the Race Of Champions trophy after a Grand Final victory over Le Mans legend Tom Kristensen Formula 1 great Michael Schumacher is knocked out in the semi-finals along with DTM champion Martin Tomczyk Sc...

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    Triple ROC king Mattias Ekström returns

    Three-time ROC ‘Champion of Champions’ Mattias Ekström will return to the Race Of Champions in 2011 as he bids to add yet another crown The Swedish DTM driver missed last year’s ROC due to a date clash but he will now...

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    michael schumacher q&a

    michael schumacher q&a it will be home advantage for germany again at this year’s race of champions in frankfurt. it served you well last year as you won the roc nations cup for the fourth time in a row… indeed, it’s like sailing’s america’s cu...

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    Vettel and Schumacher revel in ROC Nations Cup win

    Sebastian Vettel pushed himself ‘to the limit’ en route to ROC Nations Cup victory for Team Germany alongside Michael Schumacher Schumacher says he and Vettel are ‘good mates who work well with each other’ Tom Kristensen...

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    sebastian vettel q&a

    sebastian vettel q&a how much do you remember about last year’s race of champions – because life was a bit of a blur for you after your f1 world championship… i can remember everything, to be honest – especially getting thrashed in the semi-fina...

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    Fredrik Johnsson Q&A

    Q&A with Fredrik Johnsson, organiser of the Race Of Champions Why is the Race Of Champions no longer taking place at Frankfurt's Commerzbank-Arena? When we decided the venue and the date we were told that the German Football Fe...

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    roc 2012 tickets available for pre-booking

    tickets for the 2012 race of champions in bangkok can now be pre-booked before they go on sale on october 15 the prestigious end-of-season event takes place at bangkok's rajamangala stadium on december 14-16 tickets for the 2012 ra...

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    romain grosjean | drivers | race of champions

    romain grosjean has been a formula 1 regular since his brilliant 2011 season, when he dominated both the gp2 series and the winter’s gp2 asia series to become a double champion. the results set up the frenchman's return to f1 with lotus in 2012, w...

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    ROC supports #RaceAgainstCovid online auction

    Race Of Champions is happy to support the #RaceAgainstCovid online charitable auction organised by the FIA & RM Sotheby’s for the benefit of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), by donating the ROC Car w...

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    F1 world champion Vettel returns to ROC in Bangkok

    Reigning Formula 1 world champion Sebastian Vettel is the first driver confirmed for the 2012 Race Of Champions in Bangkok, Thailand Vettel will make his sixth straight appearance as he looks to extend Team Germany’s winning streak in th...

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    Tom Kristensen returns to the Race Of Champions

    Motor sport legend Tom Kristensen will compete in his 11th consecutive Race Of Champions at Düsseldorf’s ESPRIT arena in December The Dane has won the Le Mans 24-Hour race more than any man in history, with a total of eight victor...

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    sébastien ogier| drivers | race of champions

    sébastien ogier took his first world rally championship in 2013 with victory at his home rallye de france to cap off a remarkable few years since his arrival at the top of the sport. he has since dominated the wrc, repeating the feat in 2014 and 2...

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    Glock and Scheider team up for the ROC Nations Cup

    Timo Glock and Timo Scheider will pair up to form SAT1 Team Germany 2 at December’s ROC Nations Cup in Düsseldorf Formula 1 racer Glock and double DTM champion Scheider will join forces for the host nation’s second team at t...

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    sebastian vettel | drivers | race of champions

    sebastian vettel became the youngest world champion in formula 1 history when he secured the 2010 title in abu dhabi aged 23. since then he has proved it was no fluke, utterly dominating the 2011 f1 season, repeating the feat in a thrilling 2012 f...

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    F1's greatest driver of all time Schumacher heads to ROC in Bangkok

    Seven-time Formula 1 world champion Michael Schumacher has signed up for the 2012 Race Of Champions in Bangkok, Thailand The legendary German racer, who tops the all-time lists for F1 titles, wins and poles, competed in his 300th grand prix th...

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    Bangkok to host 25th Race Of Champions

    The 25th Race Of Champions will be held in December at the Rajamangala Stadium in Bangkok, Thailand The arena, home to Thailand’s national football matches, will follow Beijing’s ‘Bird’s Nest’ Olympic Stadium as t...

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    full group line-ups for roc 2012

    race of champions draw (sunday december 16) group a sébastien ogier, wrc star and reigning roc ‘champion of champions’ jamie whincup, v8 supercar champion 2012, 2011, 2009, 2008 david coulthard, 13 formula 1 grand prix victories benito g...

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    james hinchcliffe

    james hinchcliffe - more commonly known as ‘hinch’, ‘hinchtown’ and ‘the mayor’ - returned to indycar racing at the start of 2016 following a near-fatal accident during practice for the previous may’s indianapolis 500. 12 months on and you might...

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    daniel ricciardo | drivers | race of champions

    daniel ricciardo set the motor racing world alight in 2014 with three victories – in canada, hungary and belgium – following his move to the red bull f1 team. the impressive performances took him to third place in the drivers’ world championship....

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    jamie whincup | drivers | race of champions

    jamie whincup has dominated australia's popular v8 supercar championship in recent years, taking the title in 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012 and 2013, in addition to finishing as runner-up in 2007 and 2010. he is now bidding for a record sixth title in 20...

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    jolyon palmer

    jolyon palmer will be the third british driver on the formula 1 grid in 2016, having sealed a deal to race for lotus f1 team after a year as third and reserve driver. last year palmer dominated the 2014 gp2 series, taking four wins and eight furth...

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    stefan rzadzinski

    stefan rzadzinski will contest miami's roc nations cup on january 22 as part of team roc factor canada alongside indycar star james hinchcliffe after winning the online roc factor north america vote. the edmonton native harnessed the power of soci...

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    2012 IndyCar Champion Hunter-Reay to race in Bangkok

    2012 IndyCar Series Champion Ryan Hunter-Reay will compete at this year’s Race Of Champions in Bangkok, Thailand The American took four IndyCar victories this season before becoming the first champion of a major 2012 motor sport series a...

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    roc king albuquerque earns dtm drive

    reigning roc champion of champions filipe albuquerque has earned a seat with audi in the prestigious german touring car series dtm for 2011. albuquerque rose to prominence after winning last year’s race of champions in düsseldorf, defeating formu...

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    michael schumacher | drivers | race of champions

    michael schumacher is the most successful formula 1 driver of all time with seven world titles (two with benetton, five with ferrari) and 91 wins to his name. the german originally quit formula 1 at the end of 2006 after 11 years with ferrari but...

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    mattias ekström | drivers | race of champions.

    mattias ekström has become something of a race of champions superstar in the past few years, winning three ‘champion of champions’ titles. the swedish driver’s day job is in germany’s dtm touring car series, where he has won two championships for...

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    V8 Supercar great Jamie Whincup returns to ROC

    Four-time V8 Supercar champion Jamie Whincup has signed up to compete at the 2013 Race Of Champions in Bangkok, Thailand Whincup has won four V8 Supercar championships – and he leads the 2013 title race as he bids to make it five The A...

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    Vettel’s Red Bull Racing F1 car heads for ROC 2012

    Triple Formula 1 world champion Sebastian Vettel will show off one of his title-winning Red Bull Racing cars at the 2012 Race Of Champions Vettel will take 2011’s dominant Red Bull Racing RB7 on demonstration runs round Bangkok’s Raj...

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    Whincup and Doohan pair up for Team Australia

    Triple V8 Supercar champion Jamie Whincup and five-time 500cc MotoGP world champion Mick Doohan will compete for Team Australia at the 2012 Race Of Champions in Bangkok, Thailand Whincup, fresh from victory in last weekend’s classic Bath...

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    ROC Legends to race in Düsseldorf

    December’s Race Of Champions at Düsseldorf’s ESPRIT arena will feature a ROC Legends competition involving some of the greats of motorsport Formula 1 racers Heinz-Harald Frentzen, Jos Verstappen and Hans-Joachim Stuck will c...

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    Guerra to partner Hunter-Reay on ‘Team Americas’

    Newly-crowned FIA Production World Rally Champion Benito Guerra has joined the dazzling line-up for the 2012 Race Of Champions Mexico’s Guerra will partner the USA’s 2012 IndyCar Series Champion Ryan Hunter-Reay in the ROC Nations...

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    Race Of Champions launches mobile racing game

    A state-of-the-art official Race Of Champions mobile racing game has been released for iPhone and iPad mobile devices, with Android to follow later this month The new game was launched on November 2 ahead of the 2011 edition of the Race Of C...

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    Thailand 2012 ROC | Race Of Champions

    RESULTS ROC Winner     Romain Grosjean ROC Finalist     Tom Kristensen ROC Semi-Finalists     David Coulthard, Michael Schumacher ROC Nations Cup Winners     Germany (Michael Schumacher/Sebastian Vettel) ROC Nations Cup Finalists     Fr...

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    A lap with Timo Glock

    Germany's Timo Glock may be a veteran of 74 Formula 1 grands prix, but at the 2011 Race Of Champions the SAT1 Team Germany 2 racer is out of his comfort zone. As one of this year's eight rookies, Glock is up against it to adapt to the track and th...

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    world rally champion sébastien ogier signs up for 2015 race of champions

    reigning world rally champion sébastien ogier will compete at the 2015 race of champions at london’s former olympic stadium in november ogier is rallying’s current superstar, leading this year’s championship as he bids for a thir...

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    new world rally champion sébastien ogier joins roc field

    newly-crowned world rally champion sébastien ogier will compete at the 2013 race of champions in bangkok, thailand ogier sealed his first ever wrc title with victory at last weekend’s rallye de france to cap off a stunning season in which he ha...

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    josef newgarden

    the 28-year-old american made his race of champions debut in riyadh 12 months ago following a breakthrough indycar series campaign that saw him win the title in his first season with team penske. newgarden’s career has been a little different to m...

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    pascal wehrlein

    pascal wehrlein will be familiar to formula 1 fans around the world for his incredible exploits aboard un-fancied manor racing machinery throughout 2016. but that should come as no surprise given his impressive pre-grand prix cv. the now-22-year-...

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    alexander rossi

    as a rookie, alexander rossi was a long-shot to win the 100th running of the indianapolis 500 in 2016. however, the young american overcame the odds thanks to a stunning drive and his andretti-herta autosport team's brilliant fuel-saving strategy....

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    alex buncombe

    alex buncombe reached the top of the world in 2015 when he won the pro category of the blancpain endurance championship alongside team-mates katsumaya chiyo (japan) and wolfgang reip (belgium) for nissan, for whom alex is a factory driver and part...

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    ROC welcomes 2014 GP2 Champion Jolyon Palmer

    This year’s GP2 Champion Jolyon Palmer will compete at the 2014 Race Of Champions in Barbados later this month The Englishman dominated the leading Formula 1 feeder series in 2014 with four wins and 12 podiums en route to the title Palmer join...

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    New World Rally Champion Sébastien Ogier back for more

    Newly-crowned World Rally Champion Sébastien Ogier will compete at the 2013 Race Of Champions in Bangkok, Thailand Ogier sealed his first ever WRC title at last weekend's Rallye de France with the seventh victory of his stunning year in the VW...

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    Bangkok track ready to ROC

    Construction of the track for this weekend’s 2012 Race Of Champions has been completed at Bangkok’s Rajamangala Stadium ROC 2012 takes place from December 14-16, running alongside the first ever ‘ROC Rocks’ Festival of...

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    Vettel and Lorenzo go head-to-head at ROC

    The reigning world champions on four wheels and two will battle at ROC 2012 in Bangkok as F1’s Sebastian Vettel races MotoGP’s Jorge Lorenzo Seven-time F1 world champion Michael Schumacher will line up against 2012 IndyCar Series C...

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    Reigning champion Ogier partners Grosjean for Team France

    Reigning ‘Champion of Champions’ Sébastien Ogier and Formula 1’s Romain Grosjean will compete for Team France at ROC 2012 in Bangkok World Rally Championship ace Ogier shocked last year’s superstar line-up to win...

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    Kristensen and Priaulx sign up for ROC Bangkok

    Tom Kristensen and Andy Priaulx MBE, the greatest drivers in the history of Le Mans and the World Touring Car Championship, will compete at the Race Of Champions in Bangkok on December 14-16 Kristensen has a record eight wins at the Le Mans 24-...

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    Schumacher: “This won’t be my last Race Of Champions”

    Seven-time Formula 1 world champion Michael Schumacher has vowed that December’s Race Of Champions will not be his final ROC outing despite his imminent retirement from F1 Schumacher will again partner fellow F1 world champion Sebastian V...

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    Jorge Lorenzo to make Race Of Champions debut

    Newly-crowned MotoGP world champion Jorge Lorenzo will compete at the 2012 Race Of Champions in Bangkok, Thailand After sealing his second MotoGP title last weekend at Australia’s Phillip Island circuit, Lorenzo joins a star-studded line-...

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    David Coulthard heads to Bangkok for ROC 2012

    Multiple Formula 1 grand prix winner David Coulthard has joined the field for the Race Of Champions on December 14-16 Fresh from his retirement from full-time motor racing at last weekend’s DTM season finale, Coulthard will now travel to...

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    indycar great helio castroneves to make roc debut

    three-time indy 500 winner helio castroneves will compete at the 2013 race of champions in bangkok, thailand castroneves remains in the 2013 indycar series title race heading into the final round the brazilian will make his roc debut on dec...

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    david coulthard | drivers | race of champions

    david coulthard took 13 grand prix wins in a glittering formula 1 career. he finished in the f1 world championship top three no less than five times during more than a decade in the top flight. the scotsman made his f1 debut in unfortunate circums...

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    ryan hunter-reay

    the most successful american driver currently racing in open-wheel competition, ryan hunter-reay is the only driver to have taken victories in indycar, cart, champ car, alms and grandam. his finest hour came in 2014 as he won the famous borg-warne...

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    jenson button

    jenson button finally achieved his lifetime’s ambition when he won the formula 1 world championship in 2009 – less than 12 months after fearing he may be leaving the sport for good. when button appeared at the 2008 race of champions he had just le...

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    History | Race Of Champions, London November 2015

    The Race Of Champions was created in 1988, the brainchild of IMP (International Media Productions) President Fredrik Johnsson and Michèle Mouton, the most successful female rally driver of all time.  The first edition of the event, held in Paris,...

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    TW Steel gears up as Official Timing Partner of Race Of Champions

    Amsterdam, The Netherlands (January 20, 2016) – TW Steel adds a new chapter to its rich motorsports heritage by teaming up with the Race Of Champions as the Official Timing Partner. To mark this occasion, the Dutch watch brand launches a Race Of C...

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    tom kristensen | drivers | race of champions

    tom kristensen is the greatest racer the le mans 24 hours has ever known. the dane took his first victory in the event in 1997 and followed it with a string of six successive wins from 2000-2005 that took him past the record previously held by bel...

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    Action sports legend Travis Pastrana joins line-up for Race Of Champions in Miami

    Action sports superstar Travis Pastrana has become the latest name to sign up for the Race Of Champions (ROC) in Miami on January 21-22, 2017 The American has an impressive roll of honour on both two wheels and four, with a string of freestyle...

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    Chandhok and Karthikeyan re-unite for Team India

    Team India will return to the 2013 Race Of Champions in Bangkok with the pairing of former F1 drivers Karun Chandhok and Narain Karthikeyan Chandhok and Karthikeyan made a successful ROC debut in 2012 as they won the inaugural ROC Asia title ah...

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    Race Of Champions returns to Bangkok

    Thailand has won the bid to stage the 2013 Race Of Champions The event returns to Bangkok's Rajamangala Stadium, which made a successful debut as ROC host in 2012 Red Bull and Singha will again be title partners for ROC 2013 on December 14-...

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    Team Germany win sixth ROC Nations Cup

    Michael Schumacher and Sebastian Vettel stormed to their sixth consecutive ROC Nations Cup title for Team Germany in Bangkok The German duo defeated Team France's Romain Grosjean and Sébastien Ogier by two heats to nil...

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    Schumacher and Vettel aim for six in a row

    Multiple Formula 1 world champions Michael Schumacher and Sebastian Vettel have arrived in Bangkok for the Race Of Champions The pair, who have ten F1 world titles between them, will tonight try for a sixth ROC Nations Cup for Team Germany Sch...

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    India and China to race for glory at ROC Asia

    The two most populous nations on Earth will be in the hunt for the ROC Asia title at the 2012 Race Of Champions Team India will feature Formula 1’s Narain Karthikeyan and Karun Chandhok while Team China will partner F1 test driver Ho-Pin...

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    all-time le mans great tom kristensen to roc again

    tom kristensen, the most successful driver in the history of le mans, will compete at the 2013 race of champions in bangkok, thailand kristensen took a record ninth victory at this year’s le mans 24-hour race to cement his position as the great...

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    f1 legend michael schumacher back to roc bangkok

    thailand has won the bid to stage the 2013 race of champions the event returns to bangkok's rajamangala stadium, which made a successful debut as roc host in 2012 red bull and singha will again be title partners for roc 2013 on december 14-...

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    indycar king hunter-reay relishes schumacher clash

    reigning indycar champion hunter-reay can’t wait to take on michael schumacher at this weekend’s race of champions in bangkok the american driver has been drawn in the same group as seven-time f1 world champion schumacher for sunday’s individual...

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    GO PUCK Partners with Race Of Champions to Power the Drivers, Staff and Fans

    GO PUCK, the world’s first Wearable Power company, partners with Race Of Champions to power a variety of the mobile technology being used by the championship race drivers for the inaugural Miami-based competition on Jan 20-22. NASCAR, Formula 1, I...

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    ROC Factor finalists announced

    Race Of Champions to give ROC Factor winner the chance to drive against some of the world's best racers  Two ROC Factor finalists to compete in drive-off for coveted opportunity following a public vote and jury decision Winning driver to comp...

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    Volkswagen Polo RX completes ROC 2014 car line-up

    The spectacular Volkswagen Polo RX will be among the cars in action at this weekend’s Race Of Champions in Barbados Fresh from competing in the 2014 FIA World Rallycross Championship, the cars have now arrived on the Caribbean island They join th...

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    David Coulthard heads to Barbados for ROC 2014

    Multiple Formula 1 grand prix winner David Coulthard will compete at the 2014 Race Of Champions in Barbados later this month Coulthard will also partner Williams F1 official test driver Susie Wolff for Team Scotland in the ROC Nations Cup...

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    Legend Stig Blomqvist to drive iconic rally car in Barbados

    Crowds at next month’s Race Of Champions in Barbados are in for a treat as rally great Stig Blomqvist returns to the track The 1984 World Rally Champion will get behind the wheel of the classic Audi S1 rally car for a demonstration run...

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    FMX4Ever riders to thrill crowds at ROC 2014

    The FMX4Ever freestyle motocross team will bring their latest show to next month’s Race Of Champions in Barbados The riders will fly far and high over the Bushy Park Circuit as they show off their dazzling range of two-wheeled expertise...

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    V8 Supercar legend Whincup signs up for ROC 2014

    Five-time V8 Supercar champion Jamie Whincup is the latest driver to join the line-up for the 2014 Race Of Champions Whincup has dominated Australia’s most popular racing series in recent years and leads the 2014 championship as he bids...

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    GP2 Series Champion Fabio Leimer joins ROC line-up

    Newly-crowned GP2 Series Champion Fabio Leimer will compete at next month’s Race Of Champions in Bangkok, Thailand The Swiss driver joins a field that includes F1 great Michael Schumacher, Le Mans legend Tom Kristensen, motorcycling hero...

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    Motorcycling legend Mick Doohan signs up for ROC 2013

    Five-time 500cc MotoGP world champion Mick Doohan will compete at next month’s Race Of Champions in Bangkok, Thailand Doohan will partner quadruple V8 Supercar Champion Jamie Whincup for Team Australia in the ROC Nations Cup The ROC 20...

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    Triple ROC ‘Champion of Champions’ Mattias Ekström returns

    Three-time ROC ‘Champion of Champions’ Mattias Ekström will return to the Race Of Champions at Bangkok in December The Swedish DTM driver has twice defeated F1 great Michael Schumacher in the ROC Grand Final (see picture) E...

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    champions prepare to roc barbados

    motor sport champions from all over the world are getting ready to travel to barbados for next week’s race of champions formula 1, le mans and indianapolis 500 winners are among the line-up in action on roc’s unique parallel track they...

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    gp2 series champion fabio leimer joins roc line-up

    newly-crowned gp2 series champion fabio leimer will compete at next month’s race of champions in bangkok, thailand the swiss driver joins a field that includes f1 great michael schumacher, le mans legend tom kristensen, motogp hero mick doohan,...

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    F1 legend Michael Schumacher back to ROC Bangkok

    The world’s most successful racing driver Michael Schumacher will compete at the 2013 Race Of Champions in Bangkok on December 14-15 The German holds the all-time records for Formula 1 world championships, grand prix victories and pole positio...

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    Motor sport legends ready for the Race Of Champions

    Bangkok is swarming with motor sport greats after the first group of international drivers arrived in the city ahead of this weekend’s Race Of Champions Champions including Jorge Lorenzo, Mick Doohan, Jamie Whincup, Ryan Hunter-Reay, Benito...

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    Win the chance to race Indy 500 winners Hunter-Reay, Castroneves and Kanaan at ROC Factor Miami presented by AutoNation!

    Two drivers will win the chance to compare their skills with three Indianapolis 500 winners at a special ROC Factor Miami presented by AutoNation event – taking place outside Miami’s Marlins Park on Monday January 16 – and it could be you! A d...

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    Formula 1 World Champion Jenson Button heads to this month’s Race Of Champions

    Formula 1 World Champion Jenson Button will compete at the Race Of Champions in London’s former Olympic Stadium on November 20-21 The Englishman has raced in over 280 F1 grands prix since his 2000 debut, amassing 50 podium finishes, 15 wins and t...

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    Team Nordic win the ROC Nations Cup

    Tom Kristensen and Petter Solberg have stormed to the 2014 ROC Nations Cup title for Team Nordic at Bushy Park Barbados   The duo defeated Team Scotland’s David Coulthard and Susie Wolff by two heats to one in the final to wrap up a thrillin...

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    MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS Formula One car to appear at ROC Barbados

    FIA Formula One World Champions MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS will show off their 2012 car at this weekend’s Race Of Champions in Barbados The car will be taken on a demo run by MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS reserve driver Pascal Wehrlein, the youngest ever win...

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    Champions ready to ROC Barbados

    Motor sport champions from all over the world have started arriving in Barbados for this weekend’s Race Of Champions Formula 1, Le Mans and Indianapolis 500 winners are among the line-up in action on ROC’s unique parallel track They join champ...

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    Robby Gordon brings his Stadium Super Trucks to Barbados

    One of global motor sport’s most versatile stars Robby Gordon will compete at next week’s Race Of Champions in Barbados The American driver will also bring his mighty Stadium Super Trucks, which are some of the most spectacular vehicles in the s...

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    Motorcycling superstar Mick Doohan heads to ROC 2014

    Five-time 500cc MotoGP world champion Mick Doohan will compete at next month’s Race Of Champions in Barbados Doohan will also partner newly-crowned six-time V8 Supercar champion Jamie Whincup for Team Australia in the ROC Nations Cup...

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    ROC welcomes FIA European Formula 3 Champion Esteban Ocon

    Newly-crowned FIA European Formula 3 Champion Esteban Ocon will take part in this year’s Race Of Champions in Barbados Ocon took nine wins en route to the title before impressing in Formula 1 tests for both Scuderia Ferrari and Lotus F1...

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    ‘Space Dive’ record-breaker Felix Baumgartner to race at ROC

    Felix Baumgartner, the man who jumped from the edge of space with Red Bull Stratos, will race at next month’s ROC 2013 in Bangkok The Austrian daredevil, who became the first man to break the speed of sound without a vehicle, will now bid...

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    Susie Wolff to team up with David Coulthard at ROC 2013

    Susie Wolff will become the first female driver ever to compete at the Race Of Champions at this year’s event in Bangkok on December 14-15 Wolff, currently the development driver for the Williams F1 team, will partner fellow Scot David Coulthar...

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    ROC Factor winners Rzadzinski and Glusman to compete in Miami’s ROC Nations Cup

    Two relatively unknown drivers have won the opportunity to compete at this month’s Race Of Champions inside Miami’s Marlins Park following a unique ROC Factor contest based on a social media vote Canada’s Stefan Rzadzinski will team up with In...

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    Read our interview with ROC's first ever female competitor Susie Wolff

    Meet the Williams F1 team's official test driver Susie Wolff, who will become the first female competitor at the Race Of Champions in Barbados later this month Wolff will also partner 13-time F1 grand prix winner David Coulthard for Team Scot...

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  • frankfurt to host 2011 race of champions

    stop press: the 2011 race of champions will no longer be held in frankfurt the 24th race of champions will be held on the weekend of december 3-4, 2011 at the commerzbank-arena in frankfurt, germany the stadium, one of the setting...

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    Rally aces Hänninen and Kopecký head to ROC 2011

    ROC 2011 will feature two of the brightest stars in rallying as Intercontinental Rally Challenge duo Juho Hänninen and Jan Kopecký join the field Finland’s Hänninen, the 2011 S-WRC champion and 2010 IRC champion, will...

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    Ogier and Grosjean team up for ROC 2011

    World Rally Championship contender Sébastien Ogier and GP2 series champion Romain Grosjean will make their debuts at the 2011 Race Of Champions Ogier and Grosjean, two of motor sport’s most exciting young chargers in 2011, will...

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    Live painting at the 2011 Race Of Champions in Düsseldorf

    The artist Armin Flossdorf is to paint a racing car image, live and in just a few hours during the 2011 Race Of Champions at Düsseldorf's ESPRIT arena on December 3-4 The artist Armin Flossdorf will present his Formul...

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    Jenson Button to compete at 2011 Race Of Champions

    Formula 1 world champion Jenson Button will return to the Race Of Champions in 2011 after a year’s absence The Briton, winner of the latest F1 grand prix in Hungary, will make his fourth ROC appearance in Düsseldorf on the weekend...

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    2011 DTM champion Martin Tomczyk joins ROC line-up

    Newly-crowned DTM champion Martin Tomczyk will compete at the 2011 Race Of Champions in Düsseldorf Tomczyk, who sealed this year’s DTM title with a race to spare, will appear at the individual Race Of Champions on December 4...

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    Red Bull FMX riders top shows for ROC 2011

    The Red Bull FMX riders will feature in a packed programme of entertainment at the Race Of Champions in Düsseldorf on December 3-4 Highlights include the Lotus Renault GP two-seater F1 car, rally legend Stig Blomqvist in the Audi S1, Ch...

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    David Coulthard joins stellar line-up for ROC 2011

    Multiple Formula 1 grand prix winner David Coulthard will compete against a star-studded field at December’s Race Of Champions Coulthard won a total of 13 F1 grands prix, finishing no less than five times in the world championship top...

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    New location for 2011 Race Of Champions

    The 24th Race Of Champions will not be held at Frankfurt’s Commerzbank-Arena on December 3-4 as previously announced ROC 2011 will still take place in December at another German venue but a late fixture clash with Germany’s footba...

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    Watch ROC 2011 live on the web – for free

    This weekend’s Race Of Champions will be screened live on the internet via the websites www.raceofchampions.com and www.freecaster.tv Both the ROC Nations Cup on December 3 and the Race Of Champions on December 4 will be streamed free-of-c...

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    Travis Pastrana ready to ROC again in 2011

    Motorsport and action sports legend Travis Pastrana has signed up for the Race Of Champions at Düsseldorf’s ESPRIT arena in December Pastrana has won 11 X-Games gold medals and four Rally America titles and is set to embark on the...

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    All the quotes from the 2011 Race Of Champions

    Sébastien Ogier hails ‘amazing’ Race Of Champions victory at his very first attempt Beaten finalist Tom Kristensen declares ROC ‘better than Christmas’ after wins over Michael Schumacher and Sebastian Vettel ROC Na...

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    2011 Race Of Champions to be broadcast by German TV station SAT.1

    German television station SAT.1 will broadcast the Race Of Champions in Düsseldorf’s ESPRIT arena on 3rd and 4th December. The station’s popular sport programme ‘ran’ will bring a round-up on Saturday and Sunday while...

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    Drivers on track preparing for ROC 2011

    Practice gets under way ahead of Saturday’s ROC Nations Cup and Sunday’s Race Of Champions A fifth consecutive ROC Nations Cup victory is “not the only target” for seven-time Formula 1 world champion Michael Schumacher...

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    Deegan joins Pastrana in all-action Team USA

    Action sports legends Brian Deegan and Travis Pastrana will join forces for a thrilling Team USA at December’s Race Of Champions Deegan is a motocross and off-road great who has stunned crowds on two wheels and four, taking Rally Cross...

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    Vitaly Petrov becomes ROC's first Russian driver

    Russian Formula 1 star Vitaly Petrov has signed up to compete at the 2011 Race Of Champions in Düsseldorf Petrov, who races for the Lotus Renault GP team, will become the first driver from Eastern Europe to compete at the event Th...

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    2010 Champion of Champions Albuquerque returns

    Surprise 2010 ROC Champion of Champions Filipe Albuquerque will defend his title at December’s Race Of Champions in Düsseldorf The Portuguese driver stunned the ROC field last year, defeating reigning world champions Sebastian Vet...

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    Skoda Fabia Super 2000 lined up for the Race Of Champions

    Skoda's rally car, the Skoda Fabia Super 2000, will take part in the Race Of Champions on December 3-4, 2011 The four-wheel drive rally car is the first to be confirmed for the event, with a wide range of machinery due to follow in the run-u...

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    Michael Schumacher primed for ‘sensational’ ROC

    Seven-time Formula 1 world champion Michael Schumacher is revved up and ready for the Race Of Champions on December 3-4 The German motor sport legend declares race fans have ‘nowhere else to be’ but Düsseldorf’s ESPRIT...

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    Andy Priaulx returns to the Race Of Champions

    Three-time World Touring Car Champion Andy Priaulx MBE will compete at the Race Of Champions in Düsseldorf on December 3-4, 2011 The Briton will partner fellow Guernsey resident Jenson Button for Team GB at what will be Priaulx’s...

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    Sebastian Vettel revved up for ‘magic’ ROC

    Reigning Formula 1 world champion Sebastian Vettel ‘can’t wait’ for the Race Of Champions on December 3-4 The young motorsport superstar has urged race fans to come along for an ‘unforgettable experience’ at D&u...

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    Champions go head to head at ROC

    Formula 1 world champions Michael Schumacher and Jenson Button have been drawn together in the group stages for the Race Of Champions Reigning world champion Sebastian Vettel will face Le Mans legend Tom Kristensen, F1’s Vitaly Petrov...

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    fredrik johnsson explains frankfurt choice

    stop press: frankfurt will no longer host the 2011 race of champions due to a fixture clash with the bundesliga german football q&a with fredrik johnsson, organiser of the race of champions how do you go about selecting a venue fo...

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    Building up to the Race Of Champions

    The Race Of Champions is a fight against time in many ways. On Monday night local football outfit Fortuna Düsseldorf played its home game against Greuther Fürth. Straight after the home team secured a 2-1 victory, work on construction of...

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    vettel interview exclusive from race of champions

    everyone at the race of champions wishes you a merry christmas and as a special treat for all our fans we have an exclusive podcast from sebastian vettel. recorded after the race of champions in düsseldorf, sebastian talks about his title-winning...

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    The Race Of Champions returns to Düsseldorf

    The 24th Race Of Champions will be held at Düsseldorf’s ESPRIT arena on the weekend of December 3-4, 2011 The German venue, which also hosted ROC 2010, replaces Frankfurt’s Commerzbank-Arena after a late fixture clash with B...

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    Sébastien Ogier crowned Champion of Champions

    Rally ace Sébastien Ogier lifts the Race Of Champions trophy after a Grand Final victory over Le Mans legend Tom Kristensen Formula 1 great Michael Schumacher is knocked out in the semi-finals along with DTM champion Martin Tomczyk Sc...

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    Triple ROC king Mattias Ekström returns

    Three-time ROC ‘Champion of Champions’ Mattias Ekström will return to the Race Of Champions in 2011 as he bids to add yet another crown The Swedish DTM driver missed last year’s ROC due to a date clash but he will now...

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    michael schumacher q&a

    michael schumacher q&a it will be home advantage for germany again at this year’s race of champions in frankfurt. it served you well last year as you won the roc nations cup for the fourth time in a row… indeed, it’s like sailing’s america’s cu...

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    Vettel and Schumacher revel in ROC Nations Cup win

    Sebastian Vettel pushed himself ‘to the limit’ en route to ROC Nations Cup victory for Team Germany alongside Michael Schumacher Schumacher says he and Vettel are ‘good mates who work well with each other’ Tom Kristensen...

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    sebastian vettel q&a

    sebastian vettel q&a how much do you remember about last year’s race of champions – because life was a bit of a blur for you after your f1 world championship… i can remember everything, to be honest – especially getting thrashed in the semi-fina...

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    Fredrik Johnsson Q&A

    Q&A with Fredrik Johnsson, organiser of the Race Of Champions Why is the Race Of Champions no longer taking place at Frankfurt's Commerzbank-Arena? When we decided the venue and the date we were told that the German Football Fe...

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    roc 2012 tickets available for pre-booking

    tickets for the 2012 race of champions in bangkok can now be pre-booked before they go on sale on october 15 the prestigious end-of-season event takes place at bangkok's rajamangala stadium on december 14-16 tickets for the 2012 ra...

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    ROC supports #RaceAgainstCovid online auction

    Race Of Champions is happy to support the #RaceAgainstCovid online charitable auction organised by the FIA & RM Sotheby’s for the benefit of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), by donating the ROC Car w...

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    F1 world champion Vettel returns to ROC in Bangkok

    Reigning Formula 1 world champion Sebastian Vettel is the first driver confirmed for the 2012 Race Of Champions in Bangkok, Thailand Vettel will make his sixth straight appearance as he looks to extend Team Germany’s winning streak in th...

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    Tom Kristensen returns to the Race Of Champions

    Motor sport legend Tom Kristensen will compete in his 11th consecutive Race Of Champions at Düsseldorf’s ESPRIT arena in December The Dane has won the Le Mans 24-Hour race more than any man in history, with a total of eight victor...

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    Glock and Scheider team up for the ROC Nations Cup

    Timo Glock and Timo Scheider will pair up to form SAT1 Team Germany 2 at December’s ROC Nations Cup in Düsseldorf Formula 1 racer Glock and double DTM champion Scheider will join forces for the host nation’s second team at t...

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    F1's greatest driver of all time Schumacher heads to ROC in Bangkok

    Seven-time Formula 1 world champion Michael Schumacher has signed up for the 2012 Race Of Champions in Bangkok, Thailand The legendary German racer, who tops the all-time lists for F1 titles, wins and poles, competed in his 300th grand prix th...

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    Bangkok to host 25th Race Of Champions

    The 25th Race Of Champions will be held in December at the Rajamangala Stadium in Bangkok, Thailand The arena, home to Thailand’s national football matches, will follow Beijing’s ‘Bird’s Nest’ Olympic Stadium as t...

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    full group line-ups for roc 2012

    race of champions draw (sunday december 16) group a sébastien ogier, wrc star and reigning roc ‘champion of champions’ jamie whincup, v8 supercar champion 2012, 2011, 2009, 2008 david coulthard, 13 formula 1 grand prix victories benito g...

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    2012 IndyCar Champion Hunter-Reay to race in Bangkok

    2012 IndyCar Series Champion Ryan Hunter-Reay will compete at this year’s Race Of Champions in Bangkok, Thailand The American took four IndyCar victories this season before becoming the first champion of a major 2012 motor sport series a...

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    roc king albuquerque earns dtm drive

    reigning roc champion of champions filipe albuquerque has earned a seat with audi in the prestigious german touring car series dtm for 2011. albuquerque rose to prominence after winning last year’s race of champions in düsseldorf, defeating formu...

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    V8 Supercar great Jamie Whincup returns to ROC

    Four-time V8 Supercar champion Jamie Whincup has signed up to compete at the 2013 Race Of Champions in Bangkok, Thailand Whincup has won four V8 Supercar championships – and he leads the 2013 title race as he bids to make it five The A...

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    Vettel’s Red Bull Racing F1 car heads for ROC 2012

    Triple Formula 1 world champion Sebastian Vettel will show off one of his title-winning Red Bull Racing cars at the 2012 Race Of Champions Vettel will take 2011’s dominant Red Bull Racing RB7 on demonstration runs round Bangkok’s Raj...

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    Whincup and Doohan pair up for Team Australia

    Triple V8 Supercar champion Jamie Whincup and five-time 500cc MotoGP world champion Mick Doohan will compete for Team Australia at the 2012 Race Of Champions in Bangkok, Thailand Whincup, fresh from victory in last weekend’s classic Bath...

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    ROC Legends to race in Düsseldorf

    December’s Race Of Champions at Düsseldorf’s ESPRIT arena will feature a ROC Legends competition involving some of the greats of motorsport Formula 1 racers Heinz-Harald Frentzen, Jos Verstappen and Hans-Joachim Stuck will c...

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    Guerra to partner Hunter-Reay on ‘Team Americas’

    Newly-crowned FIA Production World Rally Champion Benito Guerra has joined the dazzling line-up for the 2012 Race Of Champions Mexico’s Guerra will partner the USA’s 2012 IndyCar Series Champion Ryan Hunter-Reay in the ROC Nations...

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    Race Of Champions launches mobile racing game

    A state-of-the-art official Race Of Champions mobile racing game has been released for iPhone and iPad mobile devices, with Android to follow later this month The new game was launched on November 2 ahead of the 2011 edition of the Race Of C...

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    A lap with Timo Glock

    Germany's Timo Glock may be a veteran of 74 Formula 1 grands prix, but at the 2011 Race Of Champions the SAT1 Team Germany 2 racer is out of his comfort zone. As one of this year's eight rookies, Glock is up against it to adapt to the track and th...

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    world rally champion sébastien ogier signs up for 2015 race of champions

    reigning world rally champion sébastien ogier will compete at the 2015 race of champions at london’s former olympic stadium in november ogier is rallying’s current superstar, leading this year’s championship as he bids for a thir...

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    new world rally champion sébastien ogier joins roc field

    newly-crowned world rally champion sébastien ogier will compete at the 2013 race of champions in bangkok, thailand ogier sealed his first ever wrc title with victory at last weekend’s rallye de france to cap off a stunning season in which he ha...

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    ROC welcomes 2014 GP2 Champion Jolyon Palmer

    This year’s GP2 Champion Jolyon Palmer will compete at the 2014 Race Of Champions in Barbados later this month The Englishman dominated the leading Formula 1 feeder series in 2014 with four wins and 12 podiums en route to the title Palmer join...

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    New World Rally Champion Sébastien Ogier back for more

    Newly-crowned World Rally Champion Sébastien Ogier will compete at the 2013 Race Of Champions in Bangkok, Thailand Ogier sealed his first ever WRC title at last weekend's Rallye de France with the seventh victory of his stunning year in the VW...

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    Bangkok track ready to ROC

    Construction of the track for this weekend’s 2012 Race Of Champions has been completed at Bangkok’s Rajamangala Stadium ROC 2012 takes place from December 14-16, running alongside the first ever ‘ROC Rocks’ Festival of...

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    Vettel and Lorenzo go head-to-head at ROC

    The reigning world champions on four wheels and two will battle at ROC 2012 in Bangkok as F1’s Sebastian Vettel races MotoGP’s Jorge Lorenzo Seven-time F1 world champion Michael Schumacher will line up against 2012 IndyCar Series C...

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    Reigning champion Ogier partners Grosjean for Team France

    Reigning ‘Champion of Champions’ Sébastien Ogier and Formula 1’s Romain Grosjean will compete for Team France at ROC 2012 in Bangkok World Rally Championship ace Ogier shocked last year’s superstar line-up to win...

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    Kristensen and Priaulx sign up for ROC Bangkok

    Tom Kristensen and Andy Priaulx MBE, the greatest drivers in the history of Le Mans and the World Touring Car Championship, will compete at the Race Of Champions in Bangkok on December 14-16 Kristensen has a record eight wins at the Le Mans 24-...

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    Schumacher: “This won’t be my last Race Of Champions”

    Seven-time Formula 1 world champion Michael Schumacher has vowed that December’s Race Of Champions will not be his final ROC outing despite his imminent retirement from F1 Schumacher will again partner fellow F1 world champion Sebastian V...

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    Jorge Lorenzo to make Race Of Champions debut

    Newly-crowned MotoGP world champion Jorge Lorenzo will compete at the 2012 Race Of Champions in Bangkok, Thailand After sealing his second MotoGP title last weekend at Australia’s Phillip Island circuit, Lorenzo joins a star-studded line-...

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    David Coulthard heads to Bangkok for ROC 2012

    Multiple Formula 1 grand prix winner David Coulthard has joined the field for the Race Of Champions on December 14-16 Fresh from his retirement from full-time motor racing at last weekend’s DTM season finale, Coulthard will now travel to...

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    indycar great helio castroneves to make roc debut

    three-time indy 500 winner helio castroneves will compete at the 2013 race of champions in bangkok, thailand castroneves remains in the 2013 indycar series title race heading into the final round the brazilian will make his roc debut on dec...

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    TW Steel gears up as Official Timing Partner of Race Of Champions

    Amsterdam, The Netherlands (January 20, 2016) – TW Steel adds a new chapter to its rich motorsports heritage by teaming up with the Race Of Champions as the Official Timing Partner. To mark this occasion, the Dutch watch brand launches a Race Of C...

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    Action sports legend Travis Pastrana joins line-up for Race Of Champions in Miami

    Action sports superstar Travis Pastrana has become the latest name to sign up for the Race Of Champions (ROC) in Miami on January 21-22, 2017 The American has an impressive roll of honour on both two wheels and four, with a string of freestyle...

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    Chandhok and Karthikeyan re-unite for Team India

    Team India will return to the 2013 Race Of Champions in Bangkok with the pairing of former F1 drivers Karun Chandhok and Narain Karthikeyan Chandhok and Karthikeyan made a successful ROC debut in 2012 as they won the inaugural ROC Asia title ah...

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    Race Of Champions returns to Bangkok

    Thailand has won the bid to stage the 2013 Race Of Champions The event returns to Bangkok's Rajamangala Stadium, which made a successful debut as ROC host in 2012 Red Bull and Singha will again be title partners for ROC 2013 on December 14-...

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    Team Germany win sixth ROC Nations Cup

    Michael Schumacher and Sebastian Vettel stormed to their sixth consecutive ROC Nations Cup title for Team Germany in Bangkok The German duo defeated Team France's Romain Grosjean and Sébastien Ogier by two heats to nil...

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    Schumacher and Vettel aim for six in a row

    Multiple Formula 1 world champions Michael Schumacher and Sebastian Vettel have arrived in Bangkok for the Race Of Champions The pair, who have ten F1 world titles between them, will tonight try for a sixth ROC Nations Cup for Team Germany Sch...

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    India and China to race for glory at ROC Asia

    The two most populous nations on Earth will be in the hunt for the ROC Asia title at the 2012 Race Of Champions Team India will feature Formula 1’s Narain Karthikeyan and Karun Chandhok while Team China will partner F1 test driver Ho-Pin...

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    all-time le mans great tom kristensen to roc again

    tom kristensen, the most successful driver in the history of le mans, will compete at the 2013 race of champions in bangkok, thailand kristensen took a record ninth victory at this year’s le mans 24-hour race to cement his position as the great...

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    f1 legend michael schumacher back to roc bangkok

    thailand has won the bid to stage the 2013 race of champions the event returns to bangkok's rajamangala stadium, which made a successful debut as roc host in 2012 red bull and singha will again be title partners for roc 2013 on december 14-...

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    indycar king hunter-reay relishes schumacher clash

    reigning indycar champion hunter-reay can’t wait to take on michael schumacher at this weekend’s race of champions in bangkok the american driver has been drawn in the same group as seven-time f1 world champion schumacher for sunday’s individual...

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    GO PUCK Partners with Race Of Champions to Power the Drivers, Staff and Fans

    GO PUCK, the world’s first Wearable Power company, partners with Race Of Champions to power a variety of the mobile technology being used by the championship race drivers for the inaugural Miami-based competition on Jan 20-22. NASCAR, Formula 1, I...

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    ROC Factor finalists announced

    Race Of Champions to give ROC Factor winner the chance to drive against some of the world's best racers  Two ROC Factor finalists to compete in drive-off for coveted opportunity following a public vote and jury decision Winning driver to comp...

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    Volkswagen Polo RX completes ROC 2014 car line-up

    The spectacular Volkswagen Polo RX will be among the cars in action at this weekend’s Race Of Champions in Barbados Fresh from competing in the 2014 FIA World Rallycross Championship, the cars have now arrived on the Caribbean island They join th...

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    David Coulthard heads to Barbados for ROC 2014

    Multiple Formula 1 grand prix winner David Coulthard will compete at the 2014 Race Of Champions in Barbados later this month Coulthard will also partner Williams F1 official test driver Susie Wolff for Team Scotland in the ROC Nations Cup...

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    Legend Stig Blomqvist to drive iconic rally car in Barbados

    Crowds at next month’s Race Of Champions in Barbados are in for a treat as rally great Stig Blomqvist returns to the track The 1984 World Rally Champion will get behind the wheel of the classic Audi S1 rally car for a demonstration run...

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    FMX4Ever riders to thrill crowds at ROC 2014

    The FMX4Ever freestyle motocross team will bring their latest show to next month’s Race Of Champions in Barbados The riders will fly far and high over the Bushy Park Circuit as they show off their dazzling range of two-wheeled expertise...

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    V8 Supercar legend Whincup signs up for ROC 2014

    Five-time V8 Supercar champion Jamie Whincup is the latest driver to join the line-up for the 2014 Race Of Champions Whincup has dominated Australia’s most popular racing series in recent years and leads the 2014 championship as he bids...

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    GP2 Series Champion Fabio Leimer joins ROC line-up

    Newly-crowned GP2 Series Champion Fabio Leimer will compete at next month’s Race Of Champions in Bangkok, Thailand The Swiss driver joins a field that includes F1 great Michael Schumacher, Le Mans legend Tom Kristensen, motorcycling hero...

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    Motorcycling legend Mick Doohan signs up for ROC 2013

    Five-time 500cc MotoGP world champion Mick Doohan will compete at next month’s Race Of Champions in Bangkok, Thailand Doohan will partner quadruple V8 Supercar Champion Jamie Whincup for Team Australia in the ROC Nations Cup The ROC 20...

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    Triple ROC ‘Champion of Champions’ Mattias Ekström returns

    Three-time ROC ‘Champion of Champions’ Mattias Ekström will return to the Race Of Champions at Bangkok in December The Swedish DTM driver has twice defeated F1 great Michael Schumacher in the ROC Grand Final (see picture) E...

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    champions prepare to roc barbados

    motor sport champions from all over the world are getting ready to travel to barbados for next week’s race of champions formula 1, le mans and indianapolis 500 winners are among the line-up in action on roc’s unique parallel track they...

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    gp2 series champion fabio leimer joins roc line-up

    newly-crowned gp2 series champion fabio leimer will compete at next month’s race of champions in bangkok, thailand the swiss driver joins a field that includes f1 great michael schumacher, le mans legend tom kristensen, motogp hero mick doohan,...

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    F1 legend Michael Schumacher back to ROC Bangkok

    The world’s most successful racing driver Michael Schumacher will compete at the 2013 Race Of Champions in Bangkok on December 14-15 The German holds the all-time records for Formula 1 world championships, grand prix victories and pole positio...

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    Motor sport legends ready for the Race Of Champions

    Bangkok is swarming with motor sport greats after the first group of international drivers arrived in the city ahead of this weekend’s Race Of Champions Champions including Jorge Lorenzo, Mick Doohan, Jamie Whincup, Ryan Hunter-Reay, Benito...

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    Win the chance to race Indy 500 winners Hunter-Reay, Castroneves and Kanaan at ROC Factor Miami presented by AutoNation!

    Two drivers will win the chance to compare their skills with three Indianapolis 500 winners at a special ROC Factor Miami presented by AutoNation event – taking place outside Miami’s Marlins Park on Monday January 16 – and it could be you! A d...

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    Formula 1 World Champion Jenson Button heads to this month’s Race Of Champions

    Formula 1 World Champion Jenson Button will compete at the Race Of Champions in London’s former Olympic Stadium on November 20-21 The Englishman has raced in over 280 F1 grands prix since his 2000 debut, amassing 50 podium finishes, 15 wins and t...

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    Team Nordic win the ROC Nations Cup

    Tom Kristensen and Petter Solberg have stormed to the 2014 ROC Nations Cup title for Team Nordic at Bushy Park Barbados   The duo defeated Team Scotland’s David Coulthard and Susie Wolff by two heats to one in the final to wrap up a thrillin...

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    MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS Formula One car to appear at ROC Barbados

    FIA Formula One World Champions MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS will show off their 2012 car at this weekend’s Race Of Champions in Barbados The car will be taken on a demo run by MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS reserve driver Pascal Wehrlein, the youngest ever win...

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    Champions ready to ROC Barbados

    Motor sport champions from all over the world have started arriving in Barbados for this weekend’s Race Of Champions Formula 1, Le Mans and Indianapolis 500 winners are among the line-up in action on ROC’s unique parallel track They join champ...

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    Robby Gordon brings his Stadium Super Trucks to Barbados

    One of global motor sport’s most versatile stars Robby Gordon will compete at next week’s Race Of Champions in Barbados The American driver will also bring his mighty Stadium Super Trucks, which are some of the most spectacular vehicles in the s...

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    Motorcycling superstar Mick Doohan heads to ROC 2014

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    ROC welcomes FIA European Formula 3 Champion Esteban Ocon

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    ‘Space Dive’ record-breaker Felix Baumgartner to race at ROC

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    Susie Wolff to team up with David Coulthard at ROC 2013

    Susie Wolff will become the first female driver ever to compete at the Race Of Champions at this year’s event in Bangkok on December 14-15 Wolff, currently the development driver for the Williams F1 team, will partner fellow Scot David Coulthar...

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    ROC Factor winners Rzadzinski and Glusman to compete in Miami’s ROC Nations Cup

    Two relatively unknown drivers have won the opportunity to compete at this month’s Race Of Champions inside Miami’s Marlins Park following a unique ROC Factor contest based on a social media vote Canada’s Stefan Rzadzinski will team up with In...

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    Read our interview with ROC's first ever female competitor Susie Wolff

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  • romain grosjean | drivers | race of champions

    romain grosjean has been a formula 1 regular since his brilliant 2011 season, when he dominated both the gp2 series and the winter’s gp2 asia series to become a double champion. the results set up the frenchman's return to f1 with lotus in 2012, w...

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    sébastien ogier| drivers | race of champions

    sébastien ogier took his first world rally championship in 2013 with victory at his home rallye de france to cap off a remarkable few years since his arrival at the top of the sport. he has since dominated the wrc, repeating the feat in 2014 and 2...

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    sebastian vettel | drivers | race of champions

    sebastian vettel became the youngest world champion in formula 1 history when he secured the 2010 title in abu dhabi aged 23. since then he has proved it was no fluke, utterly dominating the 2011 f1 season, repeating the feat in a thrilling 2012 f...

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    james hinchcliffe

    james hinchcliffe - more commonly known as ‘hinch’, ‘hinchtown’ and ‘the mayor’ - returned to indycar racing at the start of 2016 following a near-fatal accident during practice for the previous may’s indianapolis 500. 12 months on and you might...

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    daniel ricciardo | drivers | race of champions

    daniel ricciardo set the motor racing world alight in 2014 with three victories – in canada, hungary and belgium – following his move to the red bull f1 team. the impressive performances took him to third place in the drivers’ world championship....

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    jamie whincup | drivers | race of champions

    jamie whincup has dominated australia's popular v8 supercar championship in recent years, taking the title in 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012 and 2013, in addition to finishing as runner-up in 2007 and 2010. he is now bidding for a record sixth title in 20...

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    jolyon palmer

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    stefan rzadzinski

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    michael schumacher | drivers | race of champions

    michael schumacher is the most successful formula 1 driver of all time with seven world titles (two with benetton, five with ferrari) and 91 wins to his name. the german originally quit formula 1 at the end of 2006 after 11 years with ferrari but...

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    mattias ekström | drivers | race of champions.

    mattias ekström has become something of a race of champions superstar in the past few years, winning three ‘champion of champions’ titles. the swedish driver’s day job is in germany’s dtm touring car series, where he has won two championships for...

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    josef newgarden

    the 28-year-old american made his race of champions debut in riyadh 12 months ago following a breakthrough indycar series campaign that saw him win the title in his first season with team penske. newgarden’s career has been a little different to m...

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    pascal wehrlein

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    alexander rossi

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    alex buncombe

    alex buncombe reached the top of the world in 2015 when he won the pro category of the blancpain endurance championship alongside team-mates katsumaya chiyo (japan) and wolfgang reip (belgium) for nissan, for whom alex is a factory driver and part...

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    david coulthard | drivers | race of champions

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    ryan hunter-reay

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    jenson button

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    tom kristensen | drivers | race of champions

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  • Dusseldorf 2011 ROC | Race Of Champions

    RESULTS ROC Winner     Sébastien Ogier ROC Finalist     Tom Kristensen ROC Semi-Finalists     Martin Tomczyk, Michael Schumacher ROC Nations Cup Winners     Germany (Michael Schumacher/Sebastian Vettel) ROC Nations Cup Finalists     Nor...

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    Thailand 2012 ROC | Race Of Champions

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    History | Race Of Champions, London November 2015

    The Race Of Champions was created in 1988, the brainchild of IMP (International Media Productions) President Fredrik Johnsson and Michèle Mouton, the most successful female rally driver of all time.  The first edition of the event, held in Paris,...

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