Johnny Cecotto competed at the VW Scirocco Cup during the DTM weekend at Hockenheim this weekend. Johnny qualified in 19th place and was able to fight himself back to an 11th place in the race. He did some great passing manoeuvres. Johnny seemed to enjoy it a lot standing on the rostrum again.
Johnny Cecotto competed at the 200 Miglia Imola Revival in Italy on October 2nd 2010. It was a very special moment in history as for Johnny never raced on a motorcycle after 1980 so far during a classic event. Of course we were there to report about this great happening at the circuit of Imola!
Johnny Cecotto and Johnny Cecotto jr. became 5th in the 3rd race at Vallelunga for the Super Trofeo Lamborghini. In leading position Cecotto was hit by Babini and spun and wasn’t able to do better than 5th spot. Nevertheless the weekend was fantastic for both Cecotto Sr. & Jr. You can check for more details and pictures on the Supertrofeo website www.supertrofeo.com
Johnny Cecotto and Johnny Cecotto jr. have won the first 2 races yesterday and this morning at the Vallelunga circuit in Italy for the Super Trofeo Lamborghini. In their first appearance together they impressed a lot by winning the races. This afternoon is the 3rd race. Let's see if they make it for a 3rd time!! Race 3 starts at 13.40 hours.
Johnny Cecotto and Johnny Cecotto jr. were 5th in free practice at the Vallelunga circuit in Italy for the Super Trofeo Lamborghini. Tomorrow on Saturday 25th at 13.00 hours qualifying is done and the first race will be at 17.50 hours. On Sunday 26th there will be 2 more races at 08.40 hours and 13.40 hours. You can also check more details out on the Supertrofeo website www.supertrofeo.com
IMPORTANT NEWS!! Johnny Cecotto will compete at the 200 Miglia Imola Revival which will be held on October 2. and 3. at the same circuit in Italy. This will be the first time Johnny get's on a motorcycle since he stopped after 1980 for such an event. So far the only time Johnny got on his 750cc Yamaha was in the year 2000. That was for a test report for the Italian motorcycle magazine Motociclismo and that issue was published in 2001. So we may call this a great moment in the Cecotto history. Of course we will be visiting the Italian Imola circuit to be witness of Johnny Cecotto on a racing motorcycle. We, and for sure a lot of other motorcycle enthusiasts, will be very pleased with this!!!
Johnny Cecotto and Johnny Cecotto jr. will be racing together in the Super Trofeo Lamborghini races at the Vallelunga circuit in Italy on September 25th and 26th. They already have driven together while testing the BMW B6 GT3 car of Alpina BMW at the same circuit in 2009 but they never have been together in a race so far. We're looking forward on how this works out!
Johnny Cecotto has started his own racing team: JC Racing. His son Jonathan is one of the drivers in this team. Jonathan races in the Easy Kart Series in Italy in 60cc. You can take a look at the website of JC Racing here: www.jcracing.it
Johnny Cecotto informed me about the fact he is working on building his own racing team in Italy. This is a complete new experience for him as he says. If there's more news on this you will find it here.