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PR1/MATHIASEN CAPTURES THIRD CONSECUTIVE WIN AND IMSA POINTS LEAD IN CANADA

PR1/Mathiasen Motorsports captured their third consecutive win and moved into the points lead at the Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix Presented By Acura with their LMP2 entry. The team also had one podium finish out of their two Prototype Challenge entries as part of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. After winning at Mid-Ohio, Watkins Glen, … Continue reading

MAZDA DOUBLES DOWN WITH SECOND STRAIGHT IMSA VICTORY

Mazda Team Joest scored its second-straight one-two finish in the IMSA WeatherTech Sportscar Championship on Sunday afternoon at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park. Oliver Jarvis and Tristan Nunez scored their first victory in the Daytona Prototype international class, with their No. 77 Mazda RT24-P crossing the finish line 1.699-seconds ahead of the No. 55 Mazda RT24-P … Continue reading

BLANCPAIN GT WORLD CHALLENGE EUROPE TITLE HOPEFULS SET FOR CRUCIAL ZANDVOORT CONTEST

Blancpain GT World Challenge Europe will stage its third doubleheader event of the 2019 season next weekend (12-14 July) when Zandvoort makes a popular return to the calendar.. Just two weeks after its trip to Italy for a pair of 60-minute races at Misano, the sprint-format series will swap the Adriatic for the North Sea … Continue reading

ABARTH AND ALFA ROMEO JOIN THE SILVERSTONE CLASSIC PARTY

Few car companies can boast such rich sporting heritages as either Abarth or Alfa Romeo – so it is no surprise that both legendary Italian marques will have a major presence at this summer’s Silverstone Classic (26-28 July), the planet’s biggest retro racing festival where the cars are the stars. Abarth’s presence is particularly pertinent … Continue reading

VAN GISBERGEN RETURNS TO AUSTRALIAN GT AT THE BEND

Shane van Gisbergen will make it three Red Bull Holden Racing team stars on the grid for the second round of the CAMS Australian Endurance Championship this weekend at The Bend Motorsport Park in South Australia, the former GT endurance race winner joining Liam Talbot at the wheel of the Trofeo Motorsport Lamborghini Huracan GT3. … Continue reading

SMP RACING REACHES TARGET IN THE FIA WEC

The SMP Racing team has successfully completed the FIA WEC 2018-2019 Super Season, achieving the highest possible result. The Russian team ran two BR1 prototypes of the LMP1 category, developed by the Russian company BR Engineering and the Italian Dallara. The SMP Racing drivers through the season were Vitaly Petrov, Mikhail Aleshin, Sergey Sirotkin, Egor … Continue reading

AUDI READY FOR FORMULA E TITLE RACE IN NEW YORK

As in the previous four seasons, the title race in Formula E will again be decided on the last weekend. Before the two races in New York City (July 13/14), Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler and Lucas di Grassi are in second place in the teams’ and drivers’ championships. Formula E fans can look forward to … Continue reading

PORSCHE 911 RSR SCORES FIFTH STRAIGHT IMSA WIN

The Porsche GT Team has set a new record in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. Earl Bamber (New Zealand) and Laurens Vanthoor (Belgium) won round six at Bowmanville (Canada) in the No. 912 Porsche 911 RSR and thus notched up the fifth win in a row for Porsche – a feat that no other manufacturer … Continue reading

LATE CHARGE TO FOURTH FOR WHELEN ENGINEERING RACING AT CTMP

Pipo Derani and Felipe Nasr combined to give Whelen Engineering Racing a fourth-place finish in Sunday’s Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. The result sees the duo remain firmly in the DPi points fight with only three races remaining as the team looks to defend its 2018 IMSA Championship. Nasr started … Continue reading

MUSTANG SAMPLING RACING CADILLAC SIDELINED IN FINAL LAPS AT CTMP

After running sixth with 10 minutes remaining in Sunday’s Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix, a late clutch issue sidelined the Mustang Sampling Racing Cadillac in the closing laps of the seventh IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship race of the season. Filipe Albuquerque and Joao Barbosa were credited with a 10th-place finish in the DPi class aboard … Continue reading

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