Tag Archives: STCC

Björn Wirdheim in Saab takes double STCC pole position

Flash Engineering team driver Björn Wirdheim in Saab 9-3 takes double pole position of the Scandinavian Touring Car Championship qualifying sessions at Solvalla. With this success he scored 25 points in STCC Championship. Björn Karl Michael Wirdheim is a Swedish professional racing driver. He is the son of Örnulf Wirdheim, also a racing driver. Björn began racing karts, competing in
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Reuben Kressner – Young competitor in Saab car

One of this year’s drivers in Flash Engineering STCC team – Reuben Kressner 19 years old. After spending the last two seasons in French Formula 4, Kressner returns to racing in his native Sweden this year, competing for the esteemed Flash Engineering outfit run by Swedish touring car legend Jan “Flash” Nilsson. Kressner, a Stockholm resident, finished sixth
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First STCC victory for SAAB in Karlskoga race!

Flash Engineering team driver Björn Wirdheim in Saab 9-3 claimed his first STCC victory in the second race at Karlskoga last weekend. Also, This is the first victory for Saab brand, and the first win for the Flash Engineering team in this season. Saab driver started from the fifth position, but the skillful driving managed to get to first
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Mantorp Park: the second round of the STCC 2016 season

Flash Engineering (competes in Saab 9-3 STCC cars) returns to Mantorp Park this weekend. This time for the second race of the season in the Swedish STCC Championship. After a great results at Skövde Airport Race Flash Engineering Team now feels better prepared after two constructive testdays. STCC race at Mantorp Park will be held on Thursday 26th May with qualification for the main race
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First Podium for Saab in New STCC Season

In the first race of this year’s STCC season Saab Flash Engineering team won the first podium in Saab 9-3. Robert Dahlgren came close to making it a perfect STCC season opener with pole, victory in race one and second place in race two for Volvo. In this STCC season on the track are the three Saab
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Flash Engineering returns to the STCC Championship

Flash Engineering is a Swedish motorsport team based in Karlstad founded and owned by two-time Swedish Touring Car Championship (STCC) winner Jan “Flash” Nilsson. The most recent time the team won the STCC-title was in 2008 with driver Richard Göransson. Flash Engineering Team entering in STCC with two cars (most likely Saab 9-3 STCC), with
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STCC PWR Racing Team and CTEK – on the Grid Together

CTEK  are delighted to announce that they have as part of an exciting and unique partnership with the PWR Racing Team (SAAB STCC Team), parts of the old CTEK warehouse will become a new CTEK training & development centre and also a new base for the PWR team. This collaboration with PWR will enable them to
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2016 STCC calendar confirmed with seven races

The calendar for the 2016 Scandinavian Touring Car Championship has been released, featuring seven races with the season start in May at the airport race in Skövde and the season finale at Knutstorp on September 24th. All teams from this year will drive in 2016, among them are two Saab teams:  PWR Racing Team and Team Tidö competing in
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Saab in Motorsport: STCC Season 2015 is over!

This year’s STCC race season is over, and Saab motorsport teams Team Tido and PWR Racing team have achieved significant success. Thed Björk secures his third straight STCC title. In theTeam competition, Saab teams were very successful, taking second and third place – with PWR Racing in second place on 340 and Team Tidö in third
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Double Triumph for Saab in STCC Championship!

After a great introduction that made Daniel Haglof in qualifying, he made an even bigger success, and came to the first triumph (his first ever) in the official STCC race at Solvalla for Saab and PWR Racing Team. Just behind Daniel, was positioned another Saab 9-3 – Richard Göransson from Team Tido. STCC Leader, Polestar Cyan Racing driver Thed Björk secured
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P1 for Saab 9-3 in the First STCC Solvalla practice and Q1!

Driver Daniel Haglöf in Saab 9-3 from PWR Racing Team ended P1 in both practice sessions, and  P1 in Qualifying 1 and P2 in Qualifying 2, at Stockholm’s Solvalla race track! PWR Racing Team got their First position and First for Daniel: “I’m extremely happy, we have 25 the nice championship points for the first two qualifying, so yeah this
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Saab Team Tidö’s video from the latest STCC round

It’s here – the full version of Team Tidö‘s video from the latest STCC round at Karlskoga. The race weekend offered lots of excitement, not least in the second heat – where Tidö’s Richard Göransson and Volvo’s Thed Björk fought a dramatic duel for the final spot on the podium. In just over three weeks,
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Podium for Saab 9-3 in STCC at Karlskoga

Richard Göransson in Saab 9-3 STCC secure third place at Karlskoga race yesterday. It’s been a really great success for Team Tido,  Overall, a double podium  (second podium in Ferrari cup) is never an easy thing to achieve, so a good day although not a perfect one. A short film featuring the race at Gelleråsen
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P2 and P4 today at STCC Falkenberg for Saab 9-3

Another Podium for Richard Göransson in Saab 9-3, and dreat to see Swedish prince Carl Philip win his first STCC race. Prince Carl Philip claimed a sensational first ever STCC victory in a controversial second race at Falkenberg in Sweden. ”This is just amazing, I can’t quite find the words for it. I really had to fight for
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