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PROTOTYPE STARS READY FOR BATTLE AT LONG BEACH AND PAUL RICARD

Nissan will power prototypes on both sides of the Atlantic Ocean this week at two dramatically different circuits in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship and the European Le Mans Series and Michelin Le Mans Cup. The Nissan-powered ESM squad will head to Long Beach in the USA to do battle around the concrete-lined California streets … Continue reading

NISSAN GT-R NISMO GT500 SQUADS FIGHT BACK AT OKAYAMA

The Nissan GT-R NISMO GT500 squads pulled off a great fightback in the opening round of the Super GT Championship after being struck with an early setback at Okayama. At the green flag, both JP de Oliveira and Ronnie Quintarelli took the outside line into turn one and gained several positions off the start. De … Continue reading

FIRST TEST FOR THE REBELLION R-13 AT THE FIA WEC PROLOGUE

The first meeting of the Super Season took place on April 6th and 7th at the Paul Ricard circuit for the World Endurance Championship Prologue. The six REBELLION Racing drivers tested the brand new Oreca REBELLION R-13 by the shining sun. One by one, both crews got acquainted with the car. Even if the announcement … Continue reading

HONDA NSX GT3 SET FOR BLANCPAIN GT SERIES ASIA DEBUT WITH ARROWS RACING

Arrows Racing will give the new JAS Motorsport-built Honda NSX GT3 its Blancpain GT Series Asia debut at the championship’s Sepang season opener this weekend (April 14/15). The team ran a Porsche in selected races last year and now returns with a three-round programme that also includes outings at Suzuka and Fuji. Philip Ma, who … Continue reading

FASCINATING FIRSTS AS ADAC GT MASTERS GETS UNDERWAY

WEC world champion and Le Mans winner Timo Bernhard (36, GER), DTM champion Timo Scheider (39, GER) and GT1 world champion Lucas Luhr (38, GER) are just a few of the stars who will be making their ADAC GT Masters debut this weekend (13th – 15th April). The line-up will also include two new spectacular … Continue reading

PORSCHE 919 HYBRID EVO TAKES TRACK RECORD AT SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS

Today, on April 9, an evo version of the Le Mans winning Porsche 919 Hybrid established a new track record at Spa-Francorchamps. Porsche works driver Neel Jani lapped the 7.004 kilometre long Belgian Grand Prix Circuit in the Ardennes mountains in 1:41.770 minutes. The 34 year old Swiss has beaten the previous record by 0.783 … Continue reading

FORMULA E CONTINUING TO CAPTURE A NEW AND YOUNGER AUDIENCE WITH GROWTH ACROSS DIGITAL PLATFORMS

The ABB FIA Formula E Championship – the world’s first fully-electric single-seater racing series – is continuing to appeal to a new and younger audience, consolidating the number of followers aged 25-34 and also experiencing rapid growth with fans in the 13-24 age bracket. As Formula E passes the halfway stage of its fourth season, … Continue reading

JAGUAR UNVEIL I-TYPE 3 CONCEPT LIVERY AHEAD OF ROME E-PRIX

Panasonic Jaguar Racing today unveiled the concept livery for the Jaguar I-TYPE 3, their Gen 2 race car for season five of the ABB FIA Formula E Championship. As the British team continue their mission ‘Race to Innovate’, this marks another historic moment in Jaguar Land Rover’s electrification strategy. The Gen 2 race car is … Continue reading

BRSCC TCR UK CHAMPIONSHIP MEETING SILVERSTONE PHOTO-SHOOT

On Easter Sunday we attended the BRSCC TCR UK  Championship meeting at Silverstone. This was the first race weekend of the newly launched TCR UK Championship, so we thought we would take a look and a few pictures. TCR has taken of internationally so we’ll have to wait and see how well it goes in … Continue reading

PORSCHE TARGETS SECOND WIN OF THE IMSA SEASON

Following the season-opening rounds at the long distance classics of Daytona and Sebring in Florida, the IMSA SportsCar Championship now heads to California. Coming up on April 14 is the 100-minute event at Long Beach, the shortest race of the year. On the 3.167-kilometre street circuit, the Porsche GT Team fields two Porsche 911 RSR … Continue reading

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