PUMA Motorsport News Archive

May 2011

  • Spanish Grand Prix: The PUMA Perspective

    Spanish Grand Prix: The PUMA Perspective

    May 23, 2011

    Another race, another victory for Sebastian Vettel and Red Bull, suggesting the combination is on track to repeat their respective 2010 championship successes, particularly as the German comfortably leads the drivers’ classification from Lewis Hamilton after five of 19 races run, with the team already having a one-two finish in hand over McLaren in the constructors’ championship.

  • Lean In and Ride with Us - Teaser

    Lean In and Ride with Us - Teaser

    May 20, 2011

    This seven part series celebrates the joy of riding and PUMA's long term relationship with Ducati. Seven Ducati riders' passions are explored as we are given a sneak peak into how the world of motorcycles fits into their unique lifestyles. The series follows a magazine founder, an Army Captain, a fixed gear bike designer, a female Master Technician, a Formal Drift judge, a fashion designer, and a musician. For them, just like PUMA, bikes are about more than just the ride, its also about the riding community and the culture - its a way of life. Join PUMA as they celebrate all the different facets of the Ducati motorsport lifestyle, which is the inspiration behind PUMA and Ducati footwear and apparel lifestyle collection. (click continue reading to view)

  • Eddie Jordan: Spain Preview

    Eddie Jordan: Spain Preview

    May 20, 2011

    Obviously this weekend is a big occasion for PUMA’s partner team Ferrari, simply as Fernando Alonso is mega here, as a local hero and as previous winner of the Spanish Grand Prix in Barcelona. That in itself puts a lot of pressure on the team, but here are two factors which further increase it: first, the fact that a fortnight ago in Turkey Alonso scored the team’s first podium of the year, which means a race win is the next on the list of expectations. Let’s be honest: the team needs to win soon.

  • Ask Eddie Jordan A Question!

    Ask Eddie Jordan A Question!

    May 16, 2011

    This week we're giving you the chance to ask Eddie Jordan a question in the build up to the Spanish Grand Prix. Submit your questions in the comments below or on our Facebook Page!

  • Alex Hofmann: Le Mans Round Up

    Alex Hofmann: Le Mans Round Up

    May 16, 2011

    Although Casey Stoner (Honda) walked away with Sunday’s French Grand Prix at Le Mans, the good news for Ducati fans is that Valentino Rossi scored his first podium of the season with a fine ride to third behind Andrea Dovizioso’s Honda.

  • Le Mans Moto GP: The PUMA Perspective

    Le Mans Moto GP: The PUMA Perspective

    May 13, 2011

    This weekend sees France host the fourth round of the 18–leg 2011 MotoGP World Championship, with the Bugatti circuit, situated five kilometres south of the city of Le Mans – itself 200 kilometers south-west of Paris – doing the honours.

  • Turkish Grand Prix: the PUMA Perspective

    Turkish Grand Prix: the PUMA Perspective

    May 09, 2011

    Two red glasses, one half full; the other half empty: that best summarises Ferrari’s Turkish Grand Prix weekend. PUMA’s partner team scored its first podium of the 2011 Formula 1 season after posting a definite upswing in performance in qualifying, followed by robust race from Fernando Alonso.

  • Eddie Jordan: Turkey Preview

    Eddie Jordan: Turkey Preview

    May 06, 2011

    Just two full weeks between the previous race in China and the first European grand prix here in Turkey, yet so much has happened I don’t even know where to start! I say ‘European’ despite the race not actually being run on European soil, but in the Asian part of the country, but it feels like a European event rather than a flyaway. For the truckies it’s a very long road trip, but a three-hour flight for the rest of us.

  • Alex Hofmann: Estoril Round Up

    Alex Hofmann: Estoril Round Up

    May 02, 2011

    Three races done this season – and three winners. This more than any other statistic tells the story of the 2011 MotoGP championship.