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HAHN / HELLMEISTER CLAIM SECOND GT OPEN RACE WIN AT PAUL RICARD

Drivex repeated his feat of last year’s win at Paul Ricard with Marcelo Hahn and Alan Hellmeister cruising to another Pro-Am win in their Mercedes AMG GT3. It was the second class achievement in the 2018 International GT Open for Hahn as Allam Khodair and he himself already won Sunday’s race at Estoril. On Thursday, during … Continue reading

‘BITTERSWEET’ WEC DEBUT FOR TAN

Weiron Tan was denied a deserved podium finish on his FIA World Endurance Championship debut at Spa-Francorchamps last weekend (3-5 May), but despite the disappointment, the highly-rated Malaysian Chinese ace nonetheless took ‘plenty of positives’ from the experience as he revs up towards the biggest race of his burgeoning career to-date. Competing as the first … Continue reading

MENEZES SETS NON-HYBRID PACE FOR TOP THREE WEC FINISH ON TOP TIER DEBUT

Gustavo Menezes proved his pace and potential on a hugely impressive LMP1 class debut in the fiercely-disputed FIA World Endurance Championship last weekend (3-5 May), lapping fastest of the non-hybrid competitors around legendary Belgian circuit Spa-Francorchamps to secure a top three finish with Rebellion Racing. The 2016 FIA WEC LMP2 class champion and Le Mans … Continue reading

FORTY THREE PORSCHES TAKE ON GERMANY’S BIGGEST RACE

Porsche will be represented by a large fleet of vehicles at the 24-hour race on the Nürburgring: 43 Porsche 911 and Porsche Cayman race cars will tackle Germany’s biggest automobile race on the 24.38-kilometre combination of the Grand Prix circuit and the Nürburgring-Nordschleife on 12-13 May. Like last year here, the Stuttgart marque is the … Continue reading

MID-OHIO BRINGS THIRD CONSECUTIVE PODIUM FOR PAUL MILLER RACING

Paul Miller Racing scored a third place finish at Mid-Ohio SportsCar Course Sunday afternoon, the team’s third podium in as many races. Drivers Bryan Sellers and Madison Snow drove a flawless race to keep the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship GTD class lead after the conclusion of round three. The two hour and 40 minute race … Continue reading

GRT GRASSER RACING TEAM SPRINT THROUGH BLANCPAIN GT SERIES ROUND 3 AT BRANDS HATCH CIRCUIT

Record temperatures soared at Brands Hatch in the next round of the Blancpain GT Sprint Series with the race beginning under bright blue skies. It was a green light for Friday’s practice and the GRT Grasser Racing team proved that they would be one of the team’s to beat, after last year’s dominant victory from … Continue reading

CONSISTENCY PREVAILS FOR PERFORMANCE TECH AT MID-OHIO

Performance Tech Motorsports overcame the challenges of Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course to finish 11th in the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Challenge. Performance Tech ran a mistake free race, enduring two hours and 40-minutes of green racing in sweltering temperatures. Consistency in speed was the key theme for Performance Tech over the weekend. Drivers James French and Kyle Masson turned qualifying style laps … Continue reading

LAMBORGHINI SUPER TROFEO NORTH AMERICA MID OHIO WEEKEND RACE RECAP

The first race of the Lamborghini Super Trofeo North American series for 2018 began was closely contested in the first half before two full-field cautions helped decide the outcome at the 12-turn, 2.258-mile Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. The race marked the beginning of the sixth edition of the Lamborghini one-make series in North American and … Continue reading

WHELEN ENGINEERING RACING FINISHES EIGHTH AT MID-OHIO

The No. 31 Whelen Engineering Racing DPi-V.R finished the Mid-Ohio Grand Prix eighth on Sunday as Eric Curran and Felipe Nasr teamed for the fourth round of the 2018 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. The race marked the return of IMSA to the technical track set in rural Ohio with a long history of sports car … Continue reading

MUSTANG SAMPLING RACING FOURTH AT MID-OHIO

Looking to make a successful defense of the team’s 2013 Mid-Ohio race victory, the No. 5 Mustang Sampling Cadillac DPi-V.R finished fourth with drivers Filipe Albuquerque (PRT) and João Barbosa (PRT) coming home just one spot shy of the podium despite excellent teamwork all weekend long. The race was round four of the 2018 IMSA … Continue reading

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