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STRONG ADDITIONS TO THE ADAC GT MASTERS FIELD FOR 2017

In the course of the official pre-season tests at the Motorsport Arena in Oschersleben near Magdeburg, the ADAC GT Masters revealed the field of contestants for the 2017 season. There will be no fewer than 32 super sports cars sporting seven different brand emblems on their grilles, eight former champions and a mix of high-calibre … Continue reading

BEIRO, DA COSTA AND MONTEIRO A TOP PORTUGUESE TRIO FOR BMW TEAM TEO MARTIN IN THE GT OPEN

BMW Team Teo Martín, the stalwart Madrid-based squad who won the GT Open overall title in 2015 and the Teams’ one last year, has waited long to communicate its 2017 driver line-ups, but certainly made a big splash today, as it announced a trio of stellar Portuguese drivers for one of its BMWs M6: António … Continue reading

PODIUM AND CLASS VICTORY FOR GRT GRASSER RACING AT THEIR HOME RACE AT RED BULL RING

P2 in the general classification and a win in the Pro-Am class with the Lamborghini Huracan GT3: The 12hour race of the Creventic Series brought a pleasant result for the Grasser Racing Team at their local race track, the Red-Bull-Ring, which made it a bit easier to overcome the retirement of the Pro-car, which that … Continue reading

FIA WEC ROUND ONE SILVERSTONE: LET IT BEGIN

Aston Martin Racing is set to kick start its 2017 campaign this weekend, as round one of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) gets underway at Silverstone on Sunday. With a focused team looking to flourish in this weekend’s race, Aston Martin Racing Team Principal Paul Howarth has identified the great importance of claiming early … Continue reading

PORSCHE GT TEAM RETURNS TO THE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP WITH THE NEW 911 RSR

The Silverstone six-hour race on 16 April marks the return of Porsche to the Sports Car World Endurance Championship WEC with a GT works team following a year-long development period. The Porsche GT Team runs two newly developed 911 RSR on the 5.901-kilometre-long, tradition-steeped Silverstone Circuit in the British Midlands. The 510 hp race car … Continue reading

EXCELLENT DEBUT IN SUPER GT FOR WALKINSHAW WITH TOP FIVE IN OKAYAMA

Super GT Championship rookie Sean Walkinshaw made a great start to his maiden season in the prestigious endurance racing series at Okayama in Japan on Sunday, 9th April, after securing an excellent top five finish in the GT300 class with team-mate Shinichi Takagi. Although faced with a major challenge in round one of the season … Continue reading

SRO MOTORSPORT GROUP DONATES 2016 FINES TO CHARITY

During the racing season of the 2016 Blancpain GT Series, Total 24 Hours of Spa and GT4 European Series the drivers and teams were fined a total sum of 32,473 euro. In accordance with the Sporting Regulations that sum was placed in the SRO Motorsports Fund, in order to serve as a prize fund or … Continue reading

MARDENBOROUGH IMPRESSES ON GT500 DEBUT IN SUPER GT

Former GT Academy ace Jann Mardenborough enjoyed a strong debut race in the Super GT GT500 class, racing to an eighth place finish in the Calsonic IMPUL GT-R with Hironobu Yasuda. Mardenborough started the race and eventually worked his way through to become the leading GT500 GT-R on track when he passed JP de Oliveira … Continue reading

SHAUN VARNEY STEPS UP TO EXPANDED B-QUIK RACING’s AUDI LINEUP

B-Quik Racing is pleased to announce that it will enter a third Audi R8 LMS Cup in Thailand Super Series (TSS) this season to be driven by New Zealander Shaun Varney who makes a step up with the team having run a partial debut campaign last year. With regular drivers Henk J Kiks and Daniel … Continue reading

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