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PONS WINS BLANCPAIN GT SPORTS CLUB QUALIFYING RACE IN BARCELONA, AS FRERS CLOSES IRON CUP GAP TO ONE POINT

2017 Blancpain GT Sports Club Overall champion Anthony Pons has celebrated his title in fine style, as the AKKA ASP driver claimed victory with his #72 Mercedes-AMG GT3 in Saturday’s Qualifying Race at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. In the Iron Cup class, Klaus Dieter Frers (#3 Artega Rennsport Ferrari 488 GT3) has shown great pace throughout … Continue reading

THE WESSEX LAMBORGHINI GALLARDO STORMS THE GT OPEN FIELD AT MONZA

They did it again! Just like at Silverstone last year, the Wessex Vehicles Lamborghini Gallardo REX pipped everybody, making a perfect use of the power qualities of its car. Nigel Mustill’s team took its second GT Open win with Craig Dolby, who had put the car in first row in the morning, and former GP3 … Continue reading

CAMMISH TOPS THE CARRERA CUP GB TIMESHEETS AT BRANDS HATCH AS TITLE CONTENDERS LINE UP ON FRONT TWO ROWS

After one of the most significant qualifying sessions of the season, all three title contenders in the fastest single marque GT racing championship in the UK will start rounds fourteen and fifteen from the front two rows. Leading the charge with double pole positions was reigning champion Dan Cammish (Redline Racing). The Brands Hatch Grand Prix … Continue reading

FIRST OUTING FOR THE NEW AUDI E-TRON FE04

First public outing for the Audi e-tron FE04: Daniel Abt presented the new race car to the fans for the first time during the E-Mobility Play Days at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg (Austria). Next stop on the way to the season opener in Hong Kong are the official Formula E test days in Valencia (Spain) … Continue reading

LIUZZI LEADS GT OPEN FREE PRACTICE AT MONZA

It was an extremely lively and close free practice day at Monza this Friday, which ended with 14 cars within one second in the sheet of combined lap times. Local hero and former F.1 star Tonio Liuzzi (FFF Racing Lambo) was the fastest man on the track, posting a time of 1.48.751 in session 2, … Continue reading

PORSCHE CARRERA CUP GB: BRANDS HATCH GP FREE PRACTICE REPORT

The two Porsche Carrera Cup GB Friday practice sessions were affected by changeable conditions that required slick and wet tyres on both occasions. It was Dan Cammish (Redline Racing) who emerged fastest overall after topping the first session, but a flying final lap from championship leader and Porsche GB 2016 / 2017 Scholar Charlie Eastwood … Continue reading

TEAM PENSKE TO ENTER PRESTIGIOUS PETIT LE MANS AT ROAD ATLANTA

Team Penske will enter an ORECA 07-Gibson in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar season finale – the 20th Anniversary Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta on Saturday, October 7th the team announced today. Veteran Team Penske drivers Juan Pablo Montoya, Helio Castroneves and Simon Pagenaud will share driving duties in the 10-hour endurance event. The Petit … Continue reading

ALAN HELLMEISTER RETURNING TO DRIVEX WITH HAHN IN THE GT OPEN AT MONZA

Drivex will contest the penultimate round of the International GT Open at the Autodromo Nazionale di Monza next weekend. Besides, its driver lineup will include small changes as Alan Hellmeister will be returning to drive the Mercedes AMG GT3 with Marcelo Hahn. Allam Khodair will be unable to compete at Monza as a result of … Continue reading

ALL FERRARI DUEL FOR THE BLANCPAIN GT SPORTS CLUB IRON CUP

Last season’s curtain-closing trip to the Spanish Grand Prix venue offered superb racing and resulted in an absolute thriller in the Iron Cup class, as the title fight went down to the wire. Expect more of the same this year, as Kessel Racing’s Stephen Earle (#111 Ferrari 458 Italia GT3) and main rival Klaus Dieter … Continue reading

CADILLAC COMPETES SUCCESSFUL THIRD CHAPTER IN WORLD CHALLENGE GT RACING WITH MULTI-CHAMPIONSHIP-WINNING TEAM

Cadillac will place its championship-winning Pirelli World Challenge V-Performance Racing GT team into hibernation, following a September sweep of the GT class at the season-finale double header at Sonoma Raceway. Since the team first assembled in 2004 to take the first-ever Cadillac CTS-V Sedan sprint racing against the toughest GT competition around, it has amassed … Continue reading

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