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ACE1 VILLORBA CORSE TO JOIN 2019 ELMS WITH HARATA/BRESSAN

Villorba Corse doubles its endurance plans in the world of prototype competitions and unveils a new racing program for the 2019 season. After landing in the World Endurance Championship (WEC) alongside the Cetilar Racing project on the LMP2 Dallara, the Italian team led by Raimondo Amadio launches a new long-term project called ACE1 Villorba Corse. … Continue reading

ELECTRIC RACING GOES EXTREME AS ‘DREAM TEAM’ OF TALENT LAUNCH RADICAL NEW SPORT AND ENTERTAINMENT CONCEPT

Extreme E – a pioneering electric off-road racing series taking place in five of the most unique and remote locations on the planet – was today launched by motorsport legend Gil de Ferran and entrepreneur Alejandro Agag. The innovative sport and entertainment concept will showcase electric sport utility vehicles (SUVs) competing in extreme environments, highlighting … Continue reading

BATHURST 12 HOUR PREPARES TO OPEN 2019 INTERCONTINENTAL GT CHALLENGE CAMPAIGN

Season Four of the Intercontinental GT Challenge Powered by Pirelli begins this weekend at the Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour (February 1-3) where a record full-season entry is eager to prevent Audi from making the perfect start to its Manufacturers’ title defence. Mount Panorama’s annual endurance event has established itself as a firm favourite amongst teams, … Continue reading

EARL BAMBER MOTORSPORT AND TEAM CARRERA CUP ASIA TARGET BATHURST 12 HOUR VICTORY

Earl Bamber Motorsport and Team Carrera Cup Asia, with support from Porsche Motorsport Asia Pacific, are both aiming for class and overall victories on the Mountain this weekend for the 2019 Bathurst 12 Hour (31 January – 3 February). The Australian blue-riband event also acts as the first round of this year’s Intercontinental GT Challenge, … Continue reading

McLAREN 720S GT3 TO RUN WITH NEW GT3 CUSTOMER TEAM IN JAPAN

As the 2019 GT season approaches, plans that will see the McLaren 720S GT3 make its debut on Japanese soil as part of a multi-championship effort have now been confirmed. The latest GT3 challenger from McLaren Automotive will run under the banner of McLaren Customer Racing Japan, with two single-car entries confirmed for the Super … Continue reading

EFFECTIVE AND INDIVIDUAL: THE 2019 BMW MOTORSPORT JUNIOR PROGRAMME

The promotion of young drivers enjoys a long tradition at BMW Motorsport, dating back more than 40 years. During this time, the junior programme has uncovered many talented youngsters who have gone on to make a name for themselves on the motor racing scene. A slight change to the concept means that the BMW Motorsport … Continue reading

MIKE GUASCH AND CHRISTIAN ENGLAND RETURN TO UNITED AUTOSPORTS FOR 2019 EUROPEAN LE MANS SERIES

United Autosports can confirm that Mike Guasch and Christian England will return to the team for the 2019 European Le Mans Series. The 2016 ELMS LMP3 Champions will return to the team for their second shot at the LMP3 title. Mike and Christian were partnered with Alex Brundle when United Autosports made their ELMS debut … Continue reading

FERRARI AND HONDA COMPLETE RECORD INTERCONTINENTAL GT CHALLENGE FULL-SEASON ENTRY

Ferrari and Honda will both officially contest the 2019 Intercontinental GT Challenge Powered by Pirelli campaign, which begins at the Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour this weekend. Their confirmations bring this year’s total number of full-season manufacturers to a record-breaking eight. The announcement of Ferrari and Honda comes hot on the heels of Nissan, whose participation … Continue reading

PARKER CHASE COMPLETES DEBUT ROLEX 24 AT DAYTONA, YOUNGEST IN FIELD

Seventeen year-old sports car racer Parker Chase completed his first 24 hour endurance race on Sunday, the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Challenge Rolex 24 At Daytona, the youngest driver to compete in this year’s running of the event. The 2018 Pirelli World Challenge SprintX champion put forth an impressive debut performance with Starworks Motorsport, racing an … Continue reading

OPENING ROUND OF THE INTERCONTINENTAL GT CHALLENGE UNDER A CLOUD OF SADNESS FOR BMW MOTORSPORT

This weekend, the Intercontinental GT Challenge kicks off the new season with the Bathurst 12 Hour (AUS). In the thick of the action will be two BMW M6 GT3s, run by BMW Team Schnitzer and Walkenhorst Motorsport. In addition, the RHC-Jorgensen/Strom by Marc GT team will field the BMW M4 GT4 in Class B. For … Continue reading

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