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DOUBLE WIN FOR DAN McKAY AT MONZA

Dan McKay announced his arrival onto the international stage with a superb double victory at Monza to open the GT4 European Series last weekend (April 12-14) alongside team-mate Benjamin Lessennes in their Equipe Verschuur McLaren 570S GT4. Dan almost secured a debut pole position in qualifying, missing out on the top spot by a miniscule … Continue reading

RAIN STOPS PLAY FOR WALKINSHAW DURING RED-FLAGGED SUPER GT OPENER AT OKAYAMA

Autobacs Super GT Championship driver Sean Walkinshaw experienced a frustrating, and frankly bizarre, start to his 2019 campaign at Okayama in Japan on Sunday, 14th April, when horrendous wet weather resulted in the opening race of the season being red flagged at one third distance. Making his eagerly awaited debut with Panther ARTO Team Thailand, … Continue reading

BLANCPAIN GT SERIES WEEKEND ROUNDUP: MONZA

The Blancpain GT Series opened its 2019 season with a three-hour race at Monza, where challenging weather conditions made for a scintillating contest and produced a debut victory for Dinamic Motorsport with its Porsche 911 GT3 R. It was a remarkable manner in which to open the new campaign, with emotional scenes in the Italian … Continue reading

OREGON TEAM BARELY MISSES PODIUM FINISH IN BITTER ELMS OPENER AT PAUL RICARD

It has been an extraordinary weekend, albeit only for its first half, for Oregon Team. The opening round of the six-event European Le Mans Series could have provided the team with an even better result than fourth place. Gustas Grinbergas, Lorenzo Bontempelli and Damiano Fioravanti, who cruised to the LMP3 pole on Saturday, remained among … Continue reading

SUPERB SECOND IN THE AM CATEGORY FOR RATON RACING BY TARGET AT THE BLANCPAIN GT SERIES ENDURANCE OPENER

Raton Racing by Target trio Stefano Costantini, Christoph Lenz and Toni Forné scored an impressive second place finish in the Am category, as the Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup fired up into action last weekend in Monza. At the end of a rain-affected three-hour race, the Italian team celebrated on the podium its first European … Continue reading

WILL OWEN FINISHES 7th AT LONG BEACH

Will Owen finished 7th – his best result of the 2019 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship in the DPi class with Juncos Racing at the BUBBA burger Sports Car Grand Prix at Long Beach. Owen took to the 1.968 mile, 11-Turn street course with teammate Kyle Kaiser. Kaiser was responsible for qualifying duties and placed the … Continue reading

STRONG FORM FOR NISSAN IN RAINED-OUT SUPER GT RACE AT OKAYAMA

Nissan has kicked off the 2019 Super GT championship in fine form with the four-car Nissan GT-R NISMO GT500 squads finishing second, third, fourth and fifth in torrential rain in Okayama. The No.23 GT-R of Ronnie Quintarelli scored pole for Nissan on Saturday and led early after the field was released from behind the safety … Continue reading

FIRST POINT FINISH FOR VILLORBA CORSE IN THE 2019 LE MANS CUP

At the end of a very challenging weekend Scuderia Villorba Corse scored its first point finish of the season in the Le Mans Cup 2019. On the two-hour race that opened the international championship at Le Castellet, the team led by Raimondo Amadio took fourth place with Cedric Mezard and Steve Hiesse behind the wheel … Continue reading

ROLLER-COASTER OF EMOTIONS FOR GRT GRASSER RACING TEAM AT MONZA

The season opener of the Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup at Monza was a roller-coaster of emotions for GRT Grasser Racing. Their delight at pole position for car #63 with Lamborghini works driver Mirko Bortolotti, Rolf Ineichen and Christian Engelhart was followed by disappointment over its retirement from the race. Things were the other way … Continue reading

PODIUM START TO BLANCPAIN ENDURANCE SEASON FOR OMAN RACING AT RAIN HIT MONZA

Aston Martin Vantage GT3 squad Oman Racing made a successful start to the new Blancpain Endurance Cup season at a rain-hit Monza in Italy on Sunday, 14th April, with a top three podium finish in the Pro-Am class during an unpredictable and challenging first race of 2019. Performing sensationally in very difficult wet conditions during … Continue reading

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