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CORVETTE RACING SECURES IMSA GTLM CHAMPIONSHIPS AT ROAD ATLANTA

 With the opening stages of the 10-hour Petit Le Mans endurance race in the record books, Corvette Racing’s Antonio Garcia and Jan Magnussen clinched the GT Le Mans (GTLM) Driver title in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. The start of the season finale also means the No. 3 Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.R squad earned … Continue reading

RTR PROJECTS KTM LEADS THE 12H SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS AFTER PART ONE

The RTR Projects KTM X-BOW GT4 (#221, Sergej Pavlovec/Eike Angermayr/Erik Janis/Daniel Skalický) tops the inaugural Hankook 12H SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, the season finale of the 2017 24H TCE SERIES powered by Hankook, after the first part of the race. From fifth on the grid, starting driver Erik Janis took over the lead with 30 minutes in the … Continue reading

WEATHERTECH RACING HAS TOUGH DAY AT PETIT LE MANS

WeatherTech Racing drivers Cooper MacNeil (Hinsdale, Ill.), Gunnar Jeannette (Salt Lake City, Utah) and Patrick Long’s (Manhattan Beach, Calif.) day finished in disappointment within the first hour of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Motul Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta. MacNeil qualified 16th in the GTD class and climbed two spots early in the race. … Continue reading

MARDENBOROUGH GRABS FIRST SUPER GT FRONT ROW IN THAILAND

Jann Mardenborough has continued his recent rapid progress by qualifying in second place for Super GT’s only ‘overseas race’ on the calendar. In tricky conditions more reminiscent of Mardenborough’s homeland Wales than Thailand, Mardenbourgh was always near the top of the time sheets. Eventually losing out on pole by five hundredths of a second to … Continue reading

FERRARI CHALLENGE EUROPE RACE 1 WINS AT IMOLA FOR GROSSMANN, NELSON AND HASSID

Bjorn Grossmann, Martin Nelson and Henry Hassid won the first races of the sixth round of the Ferrari Challenge Europe at Imola. However, the women stole the show, with Fabienne Wohlwend on the podium and Manuela Gostner fourth at the wheel of their 488 Challenge in the Coppa Shell. Overtaking, duels and a some mistakes … Continue reading

DAVID CHEN BECOMES FIRST AM+ DRIVER TO TAKE AUDI R8 LMS CUP WIN

Tianshi Racing Team’s David Chen made Audi R8 LMS Cup history in the penultimate round of the 2017 season by becoming the first Am+ driver to take an overall victory. The 21-year-old Chinese ace, who joined the Cup from Round 3, also wrapped up the Am+ title with his fifth class win in seven races … Continue reading

KEEPER TOM’S LC500 WINS ITS FIRST SUPER GT POLE POSITION OF THE SEASON

The qualifying for the Chang SUPER GT RACE, Round 7 of the 2017 AUTOBACS SUPER GT series, took place on October 7th at the Chang International Circuit in Thailand. The GT500 class pole position winner after an intense timed lap battle was the No. 37 KeePer TOM’S LC500 driven by Ryo Hirakawa and Nick Cassidy. … Continue reading

AUDI R8 LMS CUP ADDS GT4 CATEGORY TO FLAGSHIP GT3 SERIES FROM 2018

Audi Sport customer racing Asia has announced the new Audi R8 LMS GT4 will join the Audi R8 LMS Cup from the 2018 season onwards, swelling the ranks of the world’s premier GT3 brand series. Having firmly established itself at the pinnacle of Asian motorsport over the last six years, the Cup will remain true … Continue reading

IMSA PETIT LE MANS ROAD ATLANTA QUALIFYING ROUND UP

Front Row on Petit Le Mans Grid for Michael Shank Racing with Curb/Agajanian Acura NSX GT3 Defending race winners Michael Shank Racing with Curb/Agajanian secured a GTD class front row starting spot on the Petit Le Mans grid when Andy Lally wheeled the No. 93 Acura NSX GT3 to second with a fast lap time … Continue reading

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