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STEPHANE RATEL OUTLINES PLANS FOR 2021 AND BEYOND DURING 24 HOURS OF SPA PRESS CONFERENCE

Stephane Ratel has outlined plans for SRO Motorsports Group in 2021 and beyond during his annual Total 24 Hours of Spa press conference, presenting a full complement of calendars and launching targets that will reduce costs and accelerate the drive towards sustainability.  The traditional media gathering was staged on the eve of a unique autumn … Continue reading

GT WORLD CHALLENGE ASIA ORGANISERS NOW FULLY FOCUSED ON 2021

GT World Challenge Asia Powered by AWS will not take place in 2020. Instead, SRO Motorsports Group is now fully focused on finalising next season’s six-round schedule. Country-specific social and travel restrictions, as well as the logistical complications they create, have made it impossible to organise a viable continental series in the region that lives … Continue reading

GT WORLD CHALLENGE PREPARES TO RESUME GLOBAL PROGRAMME

Advanced preparations are underway for GT World Challenge Powered by AWS to relaunch its global effort following confirmation of revised continental calendars for Europe, Asia and America. A trio of leading automotive brands will compete on the international stage, with last year’s winner Mercedes-AMG facing established rival Ferrari and new contender Lamborghini. Each will look … Continue reading

SRO REVEALS NEWLY REVISED GT WORLD CHALLENGE ASIA CALENDAR

SRO Motorsports Group has made several further changes to this year’s GT World Challenge Asia Powered by AWS calendar. All dates and destinations remain subject to national and local government restrictions and guidelines. The global coronavirus pandemic initially forced Sepang to switch from its traditional season opening slot to the final round in December. Now, … Continue reading

GT WORLD CHALLENGE ASIA MAKES FURTHER CHANGES TO 2020 CALENDAR

GT World Challenge Asia Powered by AWS organisers, SRO Motorsports Group, have made further changes to this year’s calendar in light of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Sepang, which was due to host round one, now closes out the campaign on December 5/6. It will be the first time that a non-Chinese venue has staged the … Continue reading

PORSCHE MOTORSPORT ASIA PACIFIC CELEBRATES THIRD ANNIVERSARY

Porsche Motorsport Asia Pacific celebrated its third anniversary yesterday, marking three years since it was founded to cater to Asia’s growing presence in global motorsport. While Porsche Motorsport has long been active and present in the region through Porsche Carrera Cup Asia, which has been running since 2003, the next development was made with the … Continue reading

TAN AND RUMP RETURN AS PART OF ABSOLUTE RACING’S UNCHANGED GT WORLD CHALLENGE ASIA AUDI LINE-UP

2019 championship contenders Weiron Tan and Martin Rump are reprising their GT World Challenge Asia Powered by AWS partnership with Absolute Racing and Audi this year. The Malaysian-Estonian duo won twice and scored two more podiums en route to finishing sixth in the overall standings and fourth in Silver Cup, while the latter also mounted … Continue reading

THAI SQUAD VATTANA STEPS UP WITH FULL-SEASON GT WORLD CHALLENGE ASIA GT3 AM CUP ENTRY

Vattana Motorsport will join GT World Challenge Asia Powered by AWS full-time this season after confirming an Am Cup entry. The Thai team’s Lamborghini driven by Chonsawat Asavahame contested four rounds in 2019, and now returns to tackle all six events with championship debutant Pitsanu Sirimongkolkasem partnering Asavahame. The latter claimed three victories across the … Continue reading

ABSSA AND SAWA CONFIRM GT WORLD CHALLENGE ASIA CHAMPIONSHIP RETURN WITH McLAREN

ABSSA Racing’s McLaren 720S GT3 returns to GT World Challenge Asia powered by AWS this season with Keita Sawa once again behind the wheel. The Japanese team and driver enjoyed a strong end to their debut campaign last year when Sawa – who also oversees team management duties – and former partner Piti Bhirombhakdi finished … Continue reading

BENTLEY BACK TO GT WORLD CHALLENGE ASIA WITH CHAMPIONSHIP DEBUTANTS JMW

JMW Motorsport will make its GT World Challenge Asia Powered by AWS debut in 2020 with Andrew Haryanto and Andy Meyrick. The Pro/Am duo will race a Bentley Continental GT3, which returns to the championship for the first time since 2018. It also brings the total number of manufacturers confirmed for the upcoming campaign to … Continue reading

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