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GT WORLD CHALLENGE EUROPE MAGNY-COURS WEEKEND ROUNDUP

With the Sprint Cup opener in the books, the 2021 Fanatec GT World Challenge Europe Powered by AWS season is now in full swing.  Magny-Cours offered a diverse menu of action, with night racing on Saturday followed by a more traditional afternoon contest on Sunday. A 27-car grid ensured fierce competition, and it was a … Continue reading

JACK AITKIN SCORES FIRST GT WORLD CHALLENGE EUROPE POINTS AT MAGNY-COURS

After a difficult opening GT World Challenge Europe round at Monza last month – where he didn’t get to drive, through no fault of his own – Jack Aitken finally got his season up and running with a promising first Sprint Cup race weekend of the year at Magny-Cours in France. Partnering with Endurance Cup … Continue reading

WILKINSON IMPRESSES WITH P4 ON MAGNY-COURS SPRINT CUP DEBUT

McLaren Factory Driver, Ollie Wilkinson and JOTA team-mate Ben Barnicoat came one step away from scoring their first Fanatec GT World Challenge Europe Powered by AWS Sprint Cup podium, finishing fourth on their series debut at Magny-Cours today. The JOTA duo steered the sole McLaren 720S GT3 of the field to its first championship points … Continue reading

ENGEL AND STOLZ GIVE MERCEDES-AMG TEAM TOKSPORT WRT MAIDEN GT WORLD CHALLENGE EUROPE TRIUMPH AT MAGNY-COURS

Maro Engel and Luca Stolz launched their bid for the Fanatec GT World Challenge Europe Powered by AWS Sprint Cup title this afternoon by triumphing in the weekend’s second 60-minute race at Magny-Cours.  The German duo showed their experience by converting pole into victory, surviving pressure from behind and two safety car periods to earn … Continue reading

WEERTS AND VANTHOOR MASTERCLASS EARNS TEAM WRT AUDI SEASON-OPENING SPRINT CUP TRIUMPH AT MAGNY-COURS

Charles Weerts and Dries Vanthoor launched their Fanatec GT World Challenge Europe Powered by AWS Sprint Cup title defence in perfect fashion with an assured victory in tonight’s season-opening race at Magny-Cours.  The win continued a dominant performance from the Team WRT duo after Vanthoor topped yesterday’s free practice and pre-qualifying sessions, while Weerts put … Continue reading

JACK AITKEN READY FOR ACTION AT GT WORLD CHALLENGE SPRINT CUP ROUND IN FRANCE

After a frustrating debut weekend at Monza where – through no fault of his own – he didn’t even get a chance to race in the opening Endurance round of the GT World Challenge Europe, Jack Aitken finally gets a chance to mix it with the best for the first Sprint Cup race at Magny-Cours … Continue reading

ULTRA-COMPETITIVE SEASON IN PROSPECT AS 27- CAR FIELD PREPARES FOR SPRINT CUP OPENER AT MAGNY-COURS

The 2021 Fanatec GT World Challenge Europe Powered by AWS season will shift up a gear next weekend when the Sprint Cup campaign launches at Circuit de Nevers Magny-Cours. A field of 27 cars representing eight brands will tackle the opening event, including returns to the short-format championship for Aston Martin, McLaren and Porsche. They … Continue reading

GT WORLD CHALLENGE EUROPE MAGNY-COURS WEEKEND ROUNDUP

Just a few days separated GT World Challenge Europe Powered by AWS departing the Nürburgring and arriving at Magny-Cours. September is a busy month for the championship, with the dash from Germany to France highlighting the speed with which the 2020 season is progressing. Indeed, the Sprint Cup campaign reached its halfway point at the … Continue reading

SKY TEMPESTA RACING ACHIEVES DOUBLE GT WORLD CHALLENGE EUROPE 1-2 RESULT AT MAGNY COURS

A highly successful weekend at the French track saw Sky Tempesta Racing secure first and second places in the Pro-Am Cup in both races, elevating the team to the top of both the GT World Challenge Pro-Am Teams and Drivers’ Championships.. The pairing of Jonathan Hui and Giancarlo Fisichella triumphed twice at Magny Cours on … Continue reading

GT WORLD CHALLENGE EUROPE HOME WIN FOR SAINTELOC RACING AS GACHET AND PALETTE WIN AT MAGNY-COURS

French duo Simon Gachet and Steven Palette scored a sensational Sprint Cup win at Magny-Cours to give Sainteloc Racing an emotional victory on home turf. The #26 Audi is running for Silver Cup honours this season, but that didn’t stop Gachet from being fastest overall in this morning’s qualifying session. The Frenchman then held his … Continue reading

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