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TOUGH RACE FOR GRT GRASSER RACING TEAM AT PAUL RICARD

The third round of the Blancpain Endurance Series GT Cup was held at the Paul Ricard Circuit in the south of France this Saturday. For the GRT Grasser Racing Team this was an important race and it was also meant to be a great way to prepare for the upcoming highlight of the championship, the … Continue reading

PHOENIX RACING ASIA TAKES DOUBLE OVERALL PODIUM AT FUJI 24 HOURS

Audi Sport customer team Phoenix Racing Asia took a pair of Audi R8 LMS GT3s to second and third place overall in Japan’s first 24-hour race in a decade, held at the Fuji International Speedway. Keong Wee Lim, Marchy Lee, Melvin Moh and Max Hofer recorded a superb second place, followed over the line by … Continue reading

BMW MAKES ITS RETURN TO LE MANS AS THE BMW M8 GTE COMPLETES THE OFFICIAL TEST DAY

BMW has returned to the world-famous Circuit de la Sarthe in France, where the pair of BMW Team MTEK M8 GTEs have successfully completed testing for the 2018 24 Hours of Le Mans. On Sunday’s one-day test, the number 81 and 82 cars covered a total of 1,200 kilometres to run through the team’s extensive … Continue reading

CONSISTENT CORVETTES COMPLETE LE MANS TESTING PROGRAM

Corvette Racing ran through its scheduled testing items Sunday during eight hours of track time ahead of the 24 Hours of Le Mans as the team looks toward what it hopes is a ninth class victory in the annual French endurance race. At the end of testing, just 0.038 seconds separated both the bright yellow Chevrolet Corvette … Continue reading

INTENSIVE WORK FOR FERRARI TEAMS AT THE LE MANS TESTS

The Ferrari teams due to take part in the 24 Hours of Le Mans 2018 gathered a lot of useful data on the only day of testing with under two weeks to go to the start of the most eagerly awaited race of the season. GTE-Pro. In the GTE-Pro class all three cars involved, the 488 … Continue reading

TOYOTA GAZOO RACING TOPS LE MANS TEST DAY

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing completed a positive and constructive official test day at the Circuit de la Sarthe today as its preparations for the 2018 Le Mans 24 Hours stepped up a gear. Following its one-two victory in the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) season opener at Spa-Francorchamps, TOYOTA GAZOO Racing again set the pace today. … Continue reading

PORSCHE TEAMS FULLY PREPARED FOR LE MANS

On June 16, the 86th edition of the Le Mans 24 Hours takes off. This weekend’s official pre-test marked the start of the critical phase for the world’s toughest automobile race. 180 drivers and 60 vehicles will fight for victory at Le Mans. With four ca. 510 hp Porsche 911 RSR contesting the GTE-Pro class, … Continue reading

BATES AND GAUNT VICTORIOUS AFTER INCREDIBLE PHILLIP ISLAND 101

Tony Bates and Daniel Gaunt have claimed an incredible victory in a drama-filled Phillip Island 101 at Round 4 of the CAMS Australian GT Championship. The pair emerged victorious after two race suspensions and a late safety car, heading the pack by 4.1 seconds at the end of 78 laps. Starting from the outside of … Continue reading

EMIL FREY LEXUS RACING SNATCHES DRAMATIC MAIDEN VICTORY WITH FINAL-LAP PASS AT CIRCUIT PAUL RICARD 1000km

Emil Frey Lexus Racing snatched a historic Blancpain GT Series victory at Circuit Paul Ricard, when a dramatic final-lap pass brought six hours of action to a thrilling conclusion.  With the French track shrouded in darkness, Albert Costa was aboard the Lexus RC F for the deciding stint. The Spanish ace made the headline move … Continue reading

ESM REBOUNDS IN DETROIT TO FINISH FOURTH

When Tequila Patrón ESM arrived at Belle Isle for the Chevrolet SportsCar Classic, the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship prototype team new the street course would be a challenging event. The team struggled in the opening practice sessions but rebounded to win pole position in qualifying and finish fourth at Saturday’s race. The bumps and varying … Continue reading

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