Reigning and double Le Mans 24 Hours winner Earl Bamber and current FIA WEC championship leader will race in Blancpain GT Series Asia’s penultimate event of the season at Shanghai this weekend. He’ll drive with fellow series newcomer Will Hardeman in Arrows Racing’s Pro/Am-entered Porsche 911 GT3 R (below). Hardeman will become the first American […]

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After six hours of racing at Circuit of The Americas the #2 Porsche finished on the top step of the podium, the 919 Hybrid of championship leaders Brendon Hartley, Timo Bernhard and Earl Bamber finishing the race ahead of the sister #1 car in the team’s third consecutive 1-2 finish. Unlike the race at Mexico […]

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BMW Motorsport has formally unveiled their new for 2018 BMW M8 GTE at the Frankfurt International Motor Show (IAA). Following on from the trend set by the Ford GT the race car version of the M8 will hit the track in competition before the BMW 8 Series Coupé road car goes on sale. The plan […]

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After topping two of the three practice sessions, Porsche LMP Team’s 919 Hybrids are set to start tomorrow’s FIA WEC 6 Hours of Mexico from first and second on the grid. The #2 was the quicker of the two in Qualifying, and will start from Pole Position, Timo Bernhard and Brendon Hartley combining for a […]

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Australian GT has confirmed plans to allow GT4 entries into the top tier of Australian GT competition beginning next year. The announcement follows a meeting between Australian GT Manager Ken Collier, and SRO boss Stephane Ratel in London last week. “We will offer guaranteed GT4 grid spots in the Australian GT championships for 2018 and […]

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Markus Winkelhock, Jules Gounon and Christopher Haase in the #25 Sainteloc Audi (above) have won the 2017 Spa 24 Hours, which came down to a thrilling three-way battle in the final hour. Second went to Maxime Soulet, Andy Soucek and Vincent Abril in a rather battered and bruised #8 M-Sport Bentley (below). Raffaele Marciello, Michael […]

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The #55 Kaspersky Racing Ferrari will start the 2017 Spa 24 Hours from pole position after James Calado topped Friday evening’s top 20 ‘Super Pole’ shootout at the Ardennes track with a time of 2:17.390. And it’ll be an all-Italian-car front row, with the championship-leading #63 Grasser Racing Lamborghini (above) lining up second courtesy of […]

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The #90 AKKA-ASP Mercedes is on provisional pole position for this weekend’s Spa 24 Hours following Thursday’s evening and night qualifying sessions. Raffaele Marciello’s 2:18.562 from early in the evening session went unchallenged as day turned to night, leaving the car he shares with Edoardo Mortara and Michael Meadows (above) at the top of the […]

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The Spa 24 Hours will finally see the first presentation by Mercedes AMG of the Mercedes-AMG GT4. The new model is based on the 4.0 litre twin turbo V8 powered Mercedes-AMG GT R to full FIA GT4 specification. The new car becomes the third GT racer to emerge from Mercedes AMG’s customer motorsport operation following […]

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The long spring break is over for the Autobacs Super GT Series, and it’s time for the start of the informal Summer Series – a stretch of three races over six weeks that will culminate with the 46th and final running of the International Suzuka 1000km. But before that, the Summer Series starts with a […]

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