Archive for Red Bull Air Race

Sonka stumbles in Las Vegas but holds onto 4th place

LAS VEGAS (USA) – Martin Sonka’s hot streak in the Red Bull Air Race came to an end in Las Vegas on Sunday when the former Czech Air Force fighter pilot fell to eighth place after getting knocked out in the Round of 8 on a penalty-marred run. But Sonka finished the season in fourth […]

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Martin takes eight in Las Vegas Qualifying

Martin Sonka took eighth place in Qualifying ahead of the Red Bull Air Race World Championship stop on Saturday at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Tuning up for final race of the season on Sunday in America’s gaming capital, championship leader Paul Bonhomme took third place the first round in the battle of nerves against […]

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Fourth place in 4th Final 4

FORT WORTH, Texas (USA) – Paul Bonhomme won his fourth Red Bull Air Race of the season on Sunday in Fort Worth with a sensational performance in the Texas heat but Australia’s Matt Hall stayed right on his heels in the championship battle with a solid second place finish. “I’m really pleased with the result. […]

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Sonka confident for Spielberg after Qualifying rained out

Martin Sonka of the Czech Republic is looking forward to Sunday’s Red Bull Air Race in Spielberg as an opportunity to narrow the gap to Austria’s Hannes Arch in third place in the overall standings. Arch, the local hero, is hoping to catch overall leader Paul Bonhomme after Qualifying on Saturday was cancelled due to […]

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Martin takes 7th place in Ascot

ASCOT, United Kingdom – Bonhomme’s final run was flawless and he stopped the clock in 1.06.416 seconds. Australia’s Matt Hall took second place in a time of 1:09.024 while Yoshihide Muroya got his first podium of the season with third. With the hard-fought victory in the Final Four, Bonhomme picked up 12 points to widen […]

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