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PRO-AM VICTORY FOR STRAKKA RACING AT KYALAMI 9 HOURS

For the second consecutive race, Strakka Racing took the spoils in the Pro-Am class as Christina Nielsen, Dominik Baumann and Adrian Henry D’Silva were victorious in their #43 Mercedes-AMG GT3 at the Kyalami 9H. In the final race of the 2019 Intercontinental GT Challenge and Strakka’s last outing for the year, there was disappointment for … Continue reading

STORMY END TO THE SEASON FOR R-MOTORSPORT AT KYALAMI

The final race of the year also turned out to be one of the most spectacular for R-Motorsport in 2019. The southern hemisphere summer temperatures gave way to torrential rains that made the Kyalami 9 Hour in South Africa a daunting challenge. Despite the difficult conditions, both of the cars entered by the team from … Continue reading

WEATHER CONDITIONS KEEPS THING INTERESTING IN GT4 SOUTH EUROPEAN SERIES QUALIFYING

Stephen Pattrick (#33 Bullitt Racing – Mercedes AMG GT4) and César Machado (#23 ABM Grand Prix – Ginetta G55 GT4) secured pole positions for the two final races of the GT4 South European Series at Autódromo do Estoril in Portugal. Pattrick gave Bullitt Racing its first-ever pole in the series in the first qualifying session, … Continue reading

MISSED CHANCE FOR AUDI SPORT IN SOUTH AFRICA

The 9 Hours of Kyalami in South Africa provided a new setting with a highly varied endurance racing competition for the finale of the Intercontinental GT Challenge (IGTC). Audi Sport customer racing missed its chance of clinching a sixth title in this racing series, as several setbacks repeatedly caused both Audi R8 LMS to lose … Continue reading

TITLE FIGHTS GO DOWN TO THE WIRE FOR AUDI SPORT R8 LMS CUP GRAND FINALE

A decisive move by The Bend Motorsport Park’s Yasser Shahin saw the Australian take victory in the penultimate round of the 2019 Audi Sport R8 LMS Cup to move one step closer to clinching the final GT3 title of the championship’s history at Malaysia’s Sepang International Circuit. A spirited run to second by Alex Au … Continue reading

BMW i ANDRETTI MOTORSPORT TRIUMPH IN DIRIAH

Two pole positions and one win was the fantastic result which BMW i Andretti Motorsport driver Alexander Sims (GBR) secured at the season opener of the ABB FIA Formula E Championship in Diriyah (KSA). In the second race, on Saturday, Sims celebrated a commanding victory from first place on the grid – the first in … Continue reading

ENCOURAGING START TO THE FORMULA E DEBUT SEASON FOR PORSCHE

A strong second place for Porsche works driver André Lotterer (D) in the ABB FIA Formula E Championship 2019/2020 season-opener on Friday and valuable experience gathered in the second Diriyah E-Prix race was, overall, an encouraging debut for Porsche in the fully-electric race series. “We are up with the frontrunners; the pace is there. We … Continue reading

SECOND RACE, SECOND PODIUM FOR MERCEDES-BENZ EQ FORMULA E TEAM

The Mercedes-Benz EQ Formula E Team had a positive start into the ABB FIA Formula E Championship, securing podiums in both races this weekend. As in the first round of the Diriyah E-Prix on Friday, Stoffel Vandoorne finished third again in the second race of the season. Stoffel was in Group 1 for qualifying when … Continue reading

LUCAS DI GRASSI CELEBRATES FORMULA E PODIUM IN RIYADH

Just one day after the difficult beginning to the season, Lucas di Grassi and Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler impressively came back: The Brazilian celebrated second position in Diriyah and thus the team’s 41st podium success in the 60th Formula E race. Daniel Abt also scored valuable points with a strong fightback. The second race of … Continue reading

STRONG PACE POTENTIAL FOR NISSAN E.DAMS IN OPENING FORMULA E ROUNDS

Nissan e.dams showcased strong pace in the opening rounds for season six of the ABB FIA Formula E Championship this weekend. Nissan is entering its second season of Formula E competition after becoming the first Japanese manufacturer to join the all-electric street racing championship last season. Oliver Rowland starred for Nissan e.dams in the opening … Continue reading

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