XSPORT driver Nick Canal wins Formula Gulf 2013 Championship title

Fri, Mar 29th 2013 – Formula Gulf 1000 – The Final rounds of the Formula Gulf 1000 Championship was a nail biting finale right down to the final laps. However eighteen year old Spanish/American GEMS student Nick Canal was crowned 2012/13 Formula Gulf 1000 Champion after securing vital points and two top 5 finishes in the final rounds 13 & 14 of this extremely competitive series. All drivers according to the championship rules have to drop one of their worst rounds in points and fortunately for Nick his worst race was in Yas Circuit where he only scored 2 points in an unfinished...

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XSPORT partners with GearOne TV to promote motorsport in the Middle East

Abu Dhabi, UAE, March, 2013- XSPORT today are pleased to confirm a deal that will see increased promotion and development of both local motorsports programmes and International content on the regions only 24/7 automotive and motorsports channel. The deal sees XSPORT become GearOne’s go to partner for all things motorsport,  in a Management Consulting, content creation, events and advertising capacity. “We are extremely pleased to have secured this multi-year deal with GearOne TV, commented Lex Akehurst Managing Director at XSPORT, we have worked with the channel in the past...

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XSPORT and i1 Supercar Series hold successful pre-season test at Yas Marina Circuit

Tuesday, 20th December 2011, Abu Dhabi – The i1 Supercar Series held a successful pre-season test at the Yas Marina Circuit, Abu Dhabi ahead of the inaugural championship of the city based motorsport racing league. Three-time Formula One Heinz-Harald Frentzen topped the times followed by Giancarlo Fisichella and India’s Karun Chandhok. Watched closely by the team owners, Darshan M, CEO, i1 Supercar series and technicians, the drivers were briefed, following which they took to the track. This is the first time the drivers, technicians and team owners came together on one platform to test...

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XSPORT supported driver Haytham Sultan claims third place in Formula Gulf Championship

Dubai, April 15th 2012: UAQ racing driver Haytham Sultan Al Ali is triumphant in his first season of the inaugural UAE single-seater series taking third overall in the Championship. The Champion title went to experienced Lebanese driver Joe Ghanem with Dubai’s Mohamed Al Mutawaa in second. It was a fantastic flourish finish for the NBQ sponsored Emirati racing driver right at the end of the day where he managed to steer his way past Dubai based Spanish driver Nicolas Canal to take his hard fought podium position. The third step on the podium didn’t come easy for the rookie having...

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XSPORT creates sponsorship deal for Haytham Sultan Al Ali with NBQ

UAE: Umm Al Quwain, Dec 15th 2011: Emirati racing driver Haytham Sultan Al Ali has partnered with NBQ (The National Bank of Umm Al Qaiwain psc) in his inaugural season racing in the UAE Championship Formula Gulf 1000. Join Haythams Facebook Page Here NBQ (The National Bank of Umm Al Qaiwain psc) is providing sponsorship funding to support Haytham in his motorsport aspirations. The NBQ corporate logo will feature prominently on Haytham’s racing suit and Formula Gulf racing car for the first time during National race weekend of Dec 16th at Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi. General Manager Mr....

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XSPORT team heads up new India based i1 SuperSeries

5th Aug 2011 – At a press conference in Mumbai the new FIA i1 SuperSeries was announced. XSPORT has been selected to head up the Sporting and Technical aspects of the championship by Machdar Motorsports, tasked to deliver the new i1Super Series based out of India. Leading the operations team to enable smooth delivery of the inaugural seasons events, is Lex Akehurst, Managing Director of XSport who will team up with Robin Webb, as Championship Co-ordinator. After the resounding success of the IPL and Formula One Grand Prix, India is gearing up for the next biggest sporting...

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