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WRIGHT MOTORSPORTS FINISHES SECOND IN THE GT WORLD CHALLENGE AMERICA CHAMPIONSHIP

The 2022 season for the Fanatc GT World Challenge America powered by AWS came to a close this weekend at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. The three-wide battle for the championship title in the Pro/Am class concluded with Wright Motorsports finishing the endeavour in second place, narrowly missing the top honours by one position. “The competition … Continue reading

INDY TOP-10 HIGHLIGHTED BY SUCCESSFUL “TRIPLE CROWN” DEFENCE FOR K-PAX RACING

K-PAX Racing endured a challenging Indianapolis 8 Hour Saturday to conclude its 2022 season. But even through adversity, the team still managed to finalize its second-consecutive full sweep of the Fanatec GT World Challenge America Powered by AWS Championship. In its third event appearance, which is shared with the Intercontinental GT Challenge Powered by Pirelli … Continue reading

CRAFT-BAMBOO WINS INDIANAPOLIS 8 HOUR TO SEAL INTERCONTINENTAL GT CHALLENGE MANUFACTURERS’ CROWN FOR MERCEDES-AMG

Mercedes-AMG has clinched the 2022 Intercontinental GT Challenge Powered by Pirelli manufacturers’ title, as well as its fourth-straight IGTC victory, by winning the Indianapolis 8 Hour Presented by AWS at the Brickyard this evening. Craft-Bamboo Racing’s Dani Juncadella, Daniel Morad and Raffaele Marciello picked their way through from 15th on the grid to beat AF … Continue reading

GOUNON AND WINWARD SEAL INDIANAPOLIS 8 HOUR POLE FOR MERCEDES-AMG

Mercedes-AMG starts this year’s Indianapolis 8 Hour Presented by AWS from prime position after Winward Racing’s Jules Gounon beat the Conquest Ferrari of Alessandro Balzan to Pole Shootout’s fastest time by just 0.052s. The Frenchman, who could claim his fourth-straight Intercontinental GT Challenge Powered by Pirelli victory as well as the drivers’ title on Saturday, … Continue reading

DXDT RACING AIMS FOR PRO CLASS WIN AT INDIANAPOLIS 8 HOUR

The final fight for top honours in the Fanatec GT World Challenge America powered by AWS takes place this weekend at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, and though not in the championship fight, DXDT Racing will contest for the overall and am-class wins with a pair of revised lineups. The No. 08 and No. 63 Mercedes AMG … Continue reading

BRICKYARD BECKONS FOR INTERCONTINENTAL GT CHALLENGE MANUFACTURERS 

14 Intercontinental GT Challenge Powered by Pirelli entries are set to contest the Indianapolis 8 Hour Presented by AWS this weekend when SRO Motorsports Group’s globe-trotting GT3 series joins Fanatec GT World Challenge America Powered by AWS at the Brickyard. The US championship finale doubles as IGTC’s penultimate round following outings at the LIQUI MOLY … Continue reading

K-PAX RACING DOTTING THE “I” IN INDY RETURN

K-PAX Racing enters the 2022 Indianapolis 8 Hour having secured multiple titles in the Fanatec GT World Challenge America Powered by AWS (GTWCA) Championship, but it will be “business as usual” for the multi-year winners. In fact, this year’s edition October 7-9 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway is motivated mostly by “unfinished business.”  The team has … Continue reading

K-PAX RACING NAMES 2022 INDY LINE-UP

K-PAX Racing proudly announced Friday its 2022 Indianapolis 8 Hour line-up. The team, after clinching the Fanatec GT World Challenge America Powered by AWS Championship early in the penultimate rounds of the season at Sebring International Raceway, will stage its regular two-car Lamborghini Huracán GT3 EVO effort at the famous Brickyard with an expanded driver … Continue reading

DXDT RACING ASSEMBLES STRONG LINEUPS FOR THE INDIANAPOLIS 8 HOUR

This October, the Fanatec GT World Challenge America powered by AWS series will conclude the 2022 race season with the biggest race of the year: The Indianapolis 8 Hour. Mercedes AMG customer racing team DXDT Racing will be armed with stout lineups, adding Valentin Pierburg and Patrick Assenheimer to the No. 63 Mercedes AMG GT3 … Continue reading

MERCEDES-AMG WANTS TO CONTINUE ITS WINNING STREAK IN IGTC DURING THE INDIANAPOLIS 8 HOUR

After Bathurst and Spa, the next highlight in the Intercontinental GT Challenge powered by Pirelli (IGTC) is on the schedule for Mercedes-AMG. In the Indianapolis 8 Hour, the teams with the Mercedes-AMG GT3 want to continue their successful streak. During the season opener at Mount Panorama, there was a lock-out of the top three, followed … Continue reading

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