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GRT GRASSER RACING LIVES THROUGH BITTER-SWEET DEJA-VU AT THE BLANCPAIN GT SERIES ENDURANCE CUP AT SILVERSTONE

GRT Grasser Racing’s second race weekend in the 2019 Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup at Silverstone was bittersweet with a hint of déjà vu. Lamborghini works driver Mirko Bortolotti and his two team-mates Rolf Ineichen and Christian Engelhart took pole position in the field of 48 GT3 sports cars as they had done in the … Continue reading

FRUSTRATING BLANCPAIN HOMECOMING FOR TEAM PARKER RACING AT SILVERSTONE

Team Parker Racing endured an afternoon of frustrations as it raced on home soil at Silverstone in the Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup at the weekend (May 10-12). After showing strong and consistent speed with its Bentley Continental GT3, two separate instances of bad luck ended the outfit’s chance of victory.   An unfortunately timed … Continue reading

CURTAIN UP ON ROUND 2 OF ADAC GT MASTERS AT MOST

The second round of the ADAC GT Masters is about to get under way. After a strong start to the season at Oschersleben, the second showdown of the season is set to take place from May 17th to 19th in the Czech Republic at the Autodrom Most, about 100 kilometres south of Dresden. At the … Continue reading

FIRST POINTS OF MAIDEN BLANCPAIN SEASON FOR MACDOWALL AT SILVERSTONE

Alex MacDowall finally embarked on his first race mileage of the 2019 motor racing season at Silverstone Grand Prix Circuit on Sunday, 12th May, during a fiercely contested second round of the Blancpain Endurance Cup – and duly posted his first points finish in the championship. Following a somewhat truncated Blancpain debut at Monza in … Continue reading

NIELSEN RACING’S ELMS POTENTIAL GOES UNREWARDED AT MONZA

Nielsen Racing had the pace to win the second round of the European Le Mans Series which took place today (12 May) at Monza, Italy. However, misfortune in the timing of the first pitstop due to a Full Course Yellow, combined with a rare mechanical gremlin, resulted in a seventh-place finish for Tony Wells and … Continue reading

VILLORBA CORSE FIGHTS FOR PODIUM AT MONZA

Scuderia Villorba Corse returns from Monza with two point finishes in the second round of the 2019 Le Mans Cup. On home soil the Italian team led by Raimondo Amadio fought for a podium finish in the two-hour race held on Saturday with the Mercedes-AMG GT3 of Mauro Calamia and Roberto Pampanini when the Swiss … Continue reading

UNFORTUNATE RLR MSport MAKE BIG GAINS IN ELMS AND LE MANS CUP DOUBLE-HEADER AT MONZA

RLR MSport made significant progress in Round 2 of the 2019 European Le Mans Series and Michelin Le Mans Cup at Autodromo Nazionale Monza (10-12 May), although results were not forthcoming during a weekend plagued by misfortune. RLR MSport began the Monza weekend on a strong footing, confident it could improve on the eighth place … Continue reading

WINNING START FOR BRITISH STAR MIDDLETON ON LAMBORGHINI SUPER TROFEO DEBUT AT SILVERSTONE

British Racing Drivers’ Club (BRDC) Rising Star Stuart Middleton made the perfect start to his maiden season in the one-make Lamborghini Super Trofeo Europe with a stunning opening round victory over the weekend, 11th/12th May, at Silverstone Grand Prix Circuit. Graduating into GT3-level racing this year after two highly successful seasons in the ranks of … Continue reading

SEASON-BEST SECOND PLACE IN PRO-AM FOR AL HARTHY DURING ACTION-PACKED SILVERSTONE THREE HOUR

Ahmad Al Harthy celebrated his second podium finish in as many events during a highly charged round two of the Blancpain Endurance Cup season at Silverstone Grand Prix Circuit on Sunday, 12th May, with a season-best second place in the Pro-Am class for Oman Racing. Aston Martin Vantage GT3 racer Al Harthy, and team-mates Charlie … Continue reading

R-MOTORSPORT’S STRONG PERFORMANCE GOES UNREWARDED AT SILVERSTONE

R-Motorsport out of luck as Silverstone hosts its round of the Blancpain GT Series. The outfit’s successful debut in the DTM and start in the Blancpain World Challenge Europe both took place only last week, but it was now time to contest the second round of the Endurance Cup. Despite showing strong pace on Sunday, … Continue reading

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