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24 HOURS OF SPA PREPARATIONS ENTER FINAL PHASE AS CHEQUERED FLAG FALLS ON TEST DAYS

The contenders for the 2022 TotalEnergies 24 Hours of Spa have completed two days of testing at the revamped Belgian circuit to begin the final phase of preparations for this year’s race.  More than 60 cars were present on Tuesday and Wednesday for 16 hours of track action during the two official test days. It … Continue reading

SRO MOTORSPORTS GROUP TO CELEBRATE 30th ANNIVERSARY WITH HISTORIC GT RACE AT THE 24 HOURS OF SPA

SRO Motorsports Group will celebrate its 30th anniversary in style at this year’s TotalEnergies 24 Hours of Spa (28-31 July) with a historic GT event organised by Peter Auto raising the curtain ahead of season’s marquee race. GT Anniversary 2022 will give spectators a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to watch the most iconic machinery of the past … Continue reading

IMOLA TO HOST 2022 GT WORLD CHALLENGE EUROPE SEASON OPENER

Fanatec GT World Challenge Europe Powered by AWS will open its 2022 season with a three-hour Endurance Cup contest at Imola thanks to a new agreement between SRO Motorsports Group and the Italian circuit. Scheduled for 1-3 April, the race will represent a popular return to the Emilia-Romagna venue after it hosted the opening round … Continue reading

THE 2021 GT WORLD CHALLENGE EUROPE SEASON IN FACTS AND FIGURES

The 2021 Fanatec GT World Challenge Europe Powered by AWS season stretched over 177 days from its opening session through to the final chequered flag, visiting 10 circuits in seven countries for countless kilometres of racing.  In fact, they’re not countless: the total distance covered this year amounted to 7,823 kilometres, ranging from one-hour sprints … Continue reading

EUROPEAN AND AMERICAN SERIES AMONG FIRST SET OF 2022 CALENDARS CONFIRMED BY SRO MOTORSPORTS GROUP

With the 2021 campaign approaching its conclusion on both sides of the Atlantic, calendars have been finalised for Fanatec GT World Challenge Europe Powered by AWS, the GT4 European Series and the quartet of championships that run under the SRO America banner.  Consistency for Fanatec GT World Challenge Europe Powered by AWS Official Test Days … Continue reading

24 HOURS OF SPA ROUNDUP

It was clear before the chequered flag had even fallen that the 2021 TotalEnergies 24 Hours of Spa would live long in the memory.  The final hour alone was worthy of the hype and expectation that surrounds such a big event. Alessandro Pier Guidi’s charge to victory was spellbinding, his final pass for the lead … Continue reading

HEROIC EFFORT FROM GRT GRASSER RACING TEAM AT THE LEGENDARY 24 HOURS OF SPA

In the standout fixture of the 2021 GT World Challenge Europe Endurance Cup last weekend (29th July 1st August), GRT Grasser Racing put in a heroic effort that sadly went unrewarded. The team gave yet another demonstration of its indomitable fighting spirit on the occasion of the legendary 24 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps. After a crash … Continue reading

JONATHAN HUI TAKES CHAMPIONSHIP LEAD DESPITE CHALLENGING RACE AT THE 24 HOURS OF SPA

Hong Kong race driver Jonathan Hui returned to racing action last weekend for his second race of the GT World Challenge Europe Endurance Cup season, after a confidence boosting victory at Paul Ricard last time out. Sky Tempesta Racing headed into the race weekend knowing it would be a tough battle to repeat 2020’s success … Continue reading

CONTACT UNDER NIGHT SKIES AT SPA BRINGS EARLY END TO 24 HOURS BID FOR HUTCHISON, GREEN AND TAMBAY

Finlay Hutchison’s hopes of a big result in this year’s TotalEnergies 24 Hours of Spa were dashed less than a quarter of the way through the race late on Saturday night at the famous Belgian track, when Sainteloc Racing team-mate Jamie Green was involved in an accident which led to retirement. Although qualifying during the … Continue reading

WILKINSON SEVENTH IN THE 24 HOURS OF SPA WITH JOTA McLAREN

Ollie Wilkinson notched his first ever 24 hours race result in the TotalEnergies 24 Hour of Spa yesterday with a stand-out seventh place finish in the JOTA McLaren 720S GT3. The result marks the best finish for the marque and model at the historic race in Belgium. Partnering fellow McLaren Factory Drivers Ben Barnicoat and … Continue reading

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