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EMIL FREY JAGUAR RACING ANNOUNCES RACE ATTENDANCE FOR 2018

Following a season with many highs and lows, the Emil Frey Jaguar Racing Emil Frey Jaguar Racing Team had a conciliatory end to the 2017 season, finishing with both cars in the point rankings at the season final at Barcelona. The private race team from Switzerland is planning to participate at selected races of the … Continue reading

BENTLEY REVEALS NEW CONTINENTAL GT3 RACE CAR

Bentley Motorsport is today unveiling an all-new Continental GT3 racecar, currently in development for the 2018 motorsport season. The second-generation Continental GT3 is the latest dedicated racecar in an acclaimed Bentley motorsport lineage that includes the 4½ Litre, Speed Six and Speed 8 Le Mans winners. The first-generation Continental GT3 has proven to be a … Continue reading

MIKKEL JENSON: “I WAS DELIGHTED WHEN BMW MOTORSPORT GOT IN TOUCH.”

Five promising, talented youngsters are part of the 2017 BMW Motorsport Junior Programme. They are all just setting out on their careers, but already have a fascinating journey behind them. In a series of interviews, we present each of the BMW Motorsport Juniors. This time: Mikkel Jensen (DEN). At the shootout for potential new Juniors, … Continue reading

STEVENS HEADS TO SILVERSTONE AFTER CONFIDENCE BOOSTING BRANDS PODIUM

Will Stevens opened his account in this year’s Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup by scoring a strong podium finish on “home” soil last weekend (7 May) – a result the British ex-Formula One driver hopes will kick-start his 2017 season. Will, co-driven by Markus Winkelhock (D), placed his Belgian Audi Club Team WRT entered Audi … Continue reading

EXCITING 2016 SEASON COMES TO A CLOSE AT SRO NIGHT OF THE CHAMPIONS

2016’s Blancpain GT Series campaign came to its formal conclusion last Sunday at the Tower of London where SRO’s Night of the Champions awards ceremony took place. Attended by drivers and teams from all championships promoted and organised by the SRO Motorsports Group, the annual event again provided a wonderful opportunity to put 2016’s champions … Continue reading

2017 BLANCPAIN GT SERIES CALENDAR FINALISED

The calendar for the 2017 season of the Blancpain GT Series has been finalised. As was the case in 2016, the world’s biggest GT3 series includes ten rounds : five endurance meetings and five sprint meetings. By the end we will know who will follow Maxi Buhk and Dominik Baumann as the next Blancpain GT … Continue reading

MERCEDES-AMG TAKES POLE FOR THE 24 HOURS OF SPA

Clemens Schmid, at the wheel of the #85 HTP Motorsport Mercedes-AMG, has claimed pole position for the 2016 Total 24 Hours of Spa, the highlight of the Blancpain GT Series and Intercontinental GT Challenge. The Austrian beat his Mercedes-AMG colleague Felix Rosenqvist (#88 AMG-Team AKKA ASP Mercedes-AMG) by a mere 0.009 of a second. Fastest … Continue reading

AUDI READY FOR 24 HOURS OF SPA

In his home round, Laurens Vanthoor achieved the best performance of all Audi drivers. The Belgian in the Audi R8 LMS of Audi Sport Team WRT qualified for grid position seven. “My lap wasn’t completely perfect, but basically we made good use of our possibilities,” said the 2014 Spa winner. “Admittedly, there was a clear … Continue reading

SRO MOTORSPORTS GROUP SHAPES THE FUTURE OF GT RACING

At his annual press conference during the Total 24 Hours of Spa, Founder and CEO Stephane Ratel unveiled the plans of the SRO Motorsports Group for the near future. The existing SRO Series will all continue with some minor tweaks, but several new series will be added to the existing portfolio. Due to the ever … Continue reading

SHANE van GISBERGEN FASTEST IN QUALIFYING FOR THE 24 HOURS OF SPA

The #58 Garage 59 McLaren of Shane Van Gisbergen set the fastest time of the two qualifying sessions for the 2016 edition of the Total 24 Hours of Spa. On his first flying lap in the second session, the Kiwi improved on the time set by Maxi Götz (#86 AMG-Team HTP Motorsport Mercedes-AMG) during the … Continue reading

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