Tag: FIA


FIA Creates a Digital Motor Sport Group to Discuss the Future of Esports

As announced at the Geneva Motor Show‘s first press day, the FIA’s Digital Motor Sport Working Group has now held its first meeting. FIA President Jean Todt announced the group’s… Read More »

Formula One Proposes Miami Grand Prix for 2019 Season

Formula One 70 May 3, 2018 by Michael Leary

The 2019 season of F1 continues to surprise with potential changes to the sport. Already confirmed is a fuel increase, allowing the cars to race harder. Simpler aero aimed at… Read More »

Formula One Adjusts Start Light Position, Adds Third DRS Zone to Albert Park

Formula One 9 Mar 23, 2018 by Michael Leary

The 2018 season of Formula One is almost here. As we’re all aware, this season brings several changes to the sport, the most significant being the halo cockpit protection device.… Read More »

How The FIA Helped Develop Gran Turismo Sport

GT Sport is a radical departure from previous Gran Turismo titles. The focus on esports, although controversial, essentially dictates the form the game took. The centerpiece of GT Sport is… Read More »

Think You Can Improve Sports Car Racing? The FIA Wants to Hear From You

FIA WEC 48 Sep 26, 2017 by Andrew Evans

It’s a little too early to say that the World Endurance Championship (WEC) is a series in crisis. The signs aren’t good though; only one manufacturer remains in the top… Read More »

We Explain F1's Baffling Grid Penalties

Formula One 3 Sep 10, 2017 by Andrew Evans

If you were watching the Italian Grand Prix last weekend, you’ll probably have noticed that almost no-one started the race where they qualified. Nine of the 20 drivers earned grid… Read More »

F1 Strategy Group Agrees on Plan to Outlaw Shark Fins and T-Wings for 2018

Formula One 9 Apr 27, 2017 by Andrew Evans

Controversial bodywork extensions due to be banned for the 2018 season, as the leading teams also decide on head protection systems.

Early Details on Gran Turismo Sport's FIA Digital Licensing Requirements

Kazunori Yamauchi offers a few more details on how drivers will qualify for the new FIA Digital License.

GT Sport to Feature Dedicated Servers For Sport Mode

Sport mode will lend itself to a few series firsts, including an exclusive larger player count.

GT Sport Image Blowout: Over 100 Screenshots From E3 2016

A veritable pile of screenshots arrive as E3 kicks off, showing of racing, car interiors, menus, and more.

No Limit to Spectator Count in GT Sport's 'GT Live' Mode; Promises 'Dynamic Broadcasting'

Gran Turismo Sport 27 Jun 1, 2016 by Matej

We find out a bit more about GT Sport’s dedicated spectator mode, as well as some returning community-oriented features.

GT Sport: New Details on FIA Partnership & Broadcast-Friendly Spectating

Gran Turismo Sport 28 May 20, 2016 by Matej

We’ve got new details on Polyphony’s collaboration with the FIA, and a closer look at the spectator mode.

FIA World Rallycross Partnership Announced for DiRT Rally

DiRT Rally 15 Jul 9, 2015 by Michael Leary

Codemasters announces a long term partnership with the FIA World Rallycross Championship for DiRT Rally.

GT Academy Set for Global Expansion: Japan, Indonesia, & Malaysia in 2015, Brazil 2016

GT Academy 29 Oct 27, 2014 by Jordan Greer

A document from the FIA shows GT Academy will continue expansion into new regions for 2015 and 2016.

Kazunori Yamauchi Looks to Revitalize Motorsport with Gran Turismo's FIA Partnership

Kazunori reveals more about his objectives for the Gran Turismo FIA partnership.

More Gran Turismo FIA Online Championship Details, Begins Spring 2015

New details about the first FIA-sanctioned online race events are revealed during a presentation at ADAC headquarters.

Gran Turismo 6 Tracks Receive Certification from FIA in New Partnership with Polyphony Digital

The FIA announces a partnership with Polyphony Digital, including certification and official FIA Online Championship.