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ONE-TWO VICTORY AT SPA FOR TOYOTA GAZOO RACING

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing started the 2018-19 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) season with a one-two victory in the Total 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps. Sébastien Buemi and Kazuki Nakajima won the race for the second successive year in the #8 TS050 HYBRID they share with newcomer Fernando Alonso, who enjoyed victory at Spa for the first … Continue reading

PORSCHE GT TEAM KICKS OF THE SPORTS CAR WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP WITH A PODIUM

After a gripping race at Spa-Francorchamps, the Porsche GT Team has started into the FIA Sports Car World Endurance Championship (WEC) season with second and fourth place. Frenchman Kévin Estre and Michael Christensen from Denmark scored second in the #92 car and narrowly missed out on clinching the maiden WEC victory for the new Porsche … Continue reading

RIGON AND BIRD FERRARI THIRD AT SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS

As expected the 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps, the first round of the Super Season of the World Endurance Championship (WEC), was a difficult and frustrating race for the Ferrari, which had to chase their rivals right from qualifying. In the race, the Maranello brand crews had to focus almost exclusively on holding what they had, … Continue reading

NO. 66 FORD GT WINS THE 6 HOURS OF SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS

The #66 Ford GT, raced by Stefan Mücke, Olivier Pla and Billy Johnson won a dramatic ‘6 Hours of Spa’ today, taking maximum championship points from the first race of the 2018-19 WEC Super Season. In contrasting fortune, the #67 GT of Harry Tincknell (GB), Andy Priaulx (GB) and Tony Kanaan (BRA) ended the race … Continue reading

ASTON MARTIN RACING GLORY AS NEW VANTAGE GTE MAKES DEBUT

Aston Martin Racing’s new Vantage GTE recorded an encouraging double-points finish on its debut in the FIA World Endurance Championship Super Season opener, the TOTAL 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps.  Meanwhile in GTE Am, the team’s reigning champions Paul Dalla Lana, Pedro Lamy and Mathias Lauda made a victorious start to their title defence, leading home … Continue reading

IMSA MID-OHIO QUALIFYING ROUND UP

BMW Team RLL Uses Home Field Advantage to Score First and Third Starting Positions at Mid-Ohio BMW Team RLL made full use of its home field advantage to qualify first and third for tomorrow’s IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Acura Sports Car Challenge at Mid-Ohio. John Edwards, driving the No. 24 BMW M8 GTE, scored his … Continue reading

FIFTH PLACE FOR BMW M8 GTE IN FIA WEC RACE DEBUT

The 2018 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) is officially underway for BMW Team MTEK and the new BMW M8 GTE. In the opening race in Spa-Francorchamps (BEL), the number 82 car with António Félix da Costa (POR) and Tom Blomqvist (GBR) at the wheel finished fifth in the GTE Pro class. Their team-mates, Martin Tomczyk … Continue reading

BELGIAN AUDI CLUB TEAM WRT SECURES BLANCPAIN GT POLE POSITION LOCKOUT AT BRANDS HATCH

Belgian Audi Club Team WRT dominated today’s Blancpain GT Series qualifying sessions at Brands Hatch, securing pole position for both of Sunday’s Sprint Cup races..  Fresh from victory at Monza, where their #1 Audi R8 LMS triumphed in the opening Endurance Cup event of the season, the Belgian squad carried their impressive form over to … Continue reading

RUEDA-SARAVIA GIVE TEAM TEO MARTIN FIRST GT OPEN SUCCESS OF THE YEAR

BMW Team Teo Martín took its first win of the season today at the Circuit Paul Ricard in avery entertaining Race 1, which ended behind the safety-car because of a sudden shower in the final laps. The rain did not change the course of events, as Fran Rueda and Andrés Saravia had dominated the race … Continue reading

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