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ESM SCORES PODIUM FINISH IN CANADA

Sunday afternoon at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, Ryan Dalziel and Scott Sharp earned their second podium finish in the 2017 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Challenge season. The No. 2 Tequila Patrón Nissan Onroak DPi started third and finished third in the two hour, forty minute Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix. The team’s pair of Nissan Onroak … Continue reading

PORSCHE GT TEAM AIMS FOR PODIUM AT HOME WEC RACE

The six-hour race on the Nürburgring on 16 July is the last event on European soil for the 2017 Sports Car World Endurance Championship. After the Nürburgring round, five overseas races will be contested in Mexico, USA, Japan, China and Bahrain. On the storied racetrack in Germany’s Eifel region, the Porsche GT Team fields two new … Continue reading

SIMS SCORES SECOND CONSECUTIVE WIN WITH DOMINANT RUN IN CANADA

Alexander Sims secured his second IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship win in as many weeks in the Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix, held at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park near Toronto, Canada, on 9 July 2017, taking his No. 25 BMW M6 GTLM to victory lane with co-driver Bill Auberlen. Sims and Auberlen led over two … Continue reading

FALKEN ACHIEVES HISTORIC VICTORY AT THE NURBURGRING

FALKEN has achieved a historic first ever victory in the fourth round of this year’s VLN long-distance championship, with drivers Stef Dusseldorp and Jörg Müller in its BMW M6 GT3. The race was also rounded off with success as the Frikadelli Racing Team, who finished fourth. In qualifying both FALKEN’s Porsche and BMW showed speed … Continue reading

THREE CAR ENTRY FOR UNITED AUTOSPORTS IN 2017 GULF 12 HOURS

United Autosports have confirmed they will enter three cars in the 2017 Gulf 12 Hours on 16-17 December. The Anglo-American team will return to Abu Dhabi after scoring two LMP3 podiums at the same event last year. In 2016 Alex Lynn, Shaun Lynn and Richard Meins finished second in the LMP3 class, with Stefan Johansson, … Continue reading

LE MANS WINNERS HEAD TO THE NURBURGRING FOR HOME WEC RACE

The Porsche LMP Team enters its home race at the Nürburgring on July 16th as the Le Mans winners and World Championship leaders. “The situation could hardly be any nicer”, Fritz Enzinger, Vice President LMP1, happily confirms. “The Le Mans 24-Hours was endurance racing full of highs and lows. In the Eifel mountains we target a … Continue reading

FORD’S FIGHT FOR THE WORLD ENDURANCE CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE RESUMES IN GERMANY

The battle for the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship resumes this weekend with the “6 Hours of Nürburgring” – and the Ford Chip Ganassi Racing Team is on maximum attack, keen to maintain the momentum after a strong result at last month’s Le Mans 24 Hours. The Nürburgring is the “home” circuit for Ford’s European … Continue reading

TOYOTA GAZOO RACING HEADS TO NÜRBURGRING

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing resumes its 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) season with the short trip to the Eifel this weekend for the 6 Hours of Nürburgring. Despite a deeply disappointing Le Mans 24 Hours last month, the team remains in a close fight with Porsche for both the manufacturers’ and drivers’ World Championships and … Continue reading

STRONG PERFORMANCE OF THE NEW PORSCHE 911 RSR GOES UNREWARDED AT CANADIAN TIRE MOTORSPORT PARK

Signs for the new Porsche 911 RSR’s maiden victory could not have looked more promising: In qualifying for round six of the IMSA SportsCar Championship at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, Dirk Werner (Germany) posted the very first pole position with the 510 hp race car, which Porsche Motorsport at Weissach designed from scratch for … Continue reading

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