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ASTON MARTIN VANTAGE GTE TAKES DRAMATIC WIN AT SNOWY SPA

The new Aston Martin Racing Vantage GTE recorded its second FIA World Endurance Championship GTE Pro class victory in one of the most dramatic, unique and snow-affected sportscar races ever to be held at Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium. Driving the #97 Vantage GTE, Maxime Martin (BEL) and Alex Lynn (GB), delivered a perfectly judged win in … Continue reading

PORSCHE FINISHES ON THE PODIUM AT SPA AND CLAIMS EARLY WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE

Porsche is the new world champion of FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC). With positions three and eight for the two Porsche 911 RSR at Spa, the team from Weissach secured an early title at the penultimate round of the 2018/2019 Super Season. The two leaders of the drivers’ championship, Kévin Estre (France) and Michael Christensen … Continue reading

PROSPORT ASTON MARTIN AND VERSCHUUR McLAREN CLAIM GT4 EUROPEAN SERIES BRANDS HATCH POLES

Florian Thoma (PROsport Performance Aston Martin) and Daniel McKay (Equipe Verschuur McLaren) were the fastest drivers in the qualifying sessions for the two GT4 European Series races at the Brands Hatch Grand Prix circuit. Thoma was quickest in the first session, whilst McKay secured pole for the second race tomorrow. Thoma claimed pole position for … Continue reading

BMW TEAM MTEK FINISHES FOURTH IN SNOW-AFFECTED 6 HOURS OF SPA

BMW Team MTEK has finished in fourth place in the World Endurance Championship (WEC) 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps (BEL) with the #82 BMW M8 GTE and drivers António Félix da Costa (POR) and Augusto Farfus (BRA). The #81 sister-car of Martin Tomcyzk (GER) and Nick Catsburg (NED) finished in ninth place in the GTE-Pro class … Continue reading

THIRD PLACE PODIUM FINISH FOR SMP RACING AT THE 6 HOURS OF SPA

On May 4, the seventh round of the World Endurance Championship took place at the Belgian Spa-Francorchamps circuit. The SMP Racing crew of Vitaly Petrov, Mikhail Aleshin and Stoffel Vandoorne finished on the podium with third place at Spa. The competition was under difficult weather conditions: it was raining and snowing on the track with … Continue reading

IMSA MID-OHIO QUALIFYING ROUND UP

Porsche 911 RSR again starts from the first grid row in Mid-Ohio The Porsche GT Team has continued its good run in qualifying for round four of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. In the hunt for top times for the race in Lexington, Ohio (USA), the Belgian Laurens Vanthoor turned the second quickest lap in … Continue reading

BLACK FALCON AND AKKA ASP SECURE MERCEDES-AMG POLE POSITION SWEEP IN BLANCPAIN GT BRANDS HATCH QUALIFYING

Luca Stolz (Black Falcon) and Fabian Schiller (AKKA ASP) emerged from a challenging qualifying battle to secure a pole position sweep for Mercedes-AMG in the maiden Blancpain GT World Challenge Europe round at Brands Hatch. The two 20-minute sessions were staged in dramatically varying weather conditions, with glorious sunshine one moment followed by heavy rain … Continue reading

EMERY TRIUMPHS IN AUSTRALIAN GT WILD WEST THRILLER

Geoff Emery has won Race 3, and with it Round 2 of the CAMS Australian GT Championship, at Barbagallo after a dramatic finale to the weekend. The Valvoline Audi driver moved into the lead almost within sight of the flag after young gun Ryan How dramatically crashed out while leading. With seconds left in the … Continue reading

ZENT CERUMO LC500 TEAM COMES FROM BEHIND TO WIN SUPER GT AT FUJI

The FUJI GT 500km RACE, Round 2 of the 2019 AUTOBACS SUPER GT series, took place at Fuji Speedway (one lap 4,563 m x 110 laps) in Shizuoka Pref. on May 4th. After a strong thunderstorm forced a halt to the race in the early going, the weather improved to allow a great race to … Continue reading

BHURIT BHIROMBHAKDI STORMS THROUGH THE RAIN TO AUDI SPORT R8 LMS CUP ROUND FOUR VICTORY IN ZHUHAI

Absolute Racing’s Bhurit Bhirombhakdi swept to victory in a shower of spray on a rain-soaked round four of the Audi Sport R8 LMS Cup at the Zhuhai International Circuit. In the second drama-filled race of the weekend, reigning champion Andrew Haryanto of Absolute Racing crossed the line second after a charge from the very back … Continue reading

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