The most successful Super GT team of all time are back on top, as the #23 Motul Autech NISMO GT-R of Tsugio Matsuda and Ronnie Quintarelli won the annual running of Super GT’s “Golden Week classic”, the Fuji GT 500km Race, in a fast-paced strategic battle that saw them fend off the challenge of the […]

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The #8 Toyota Gazoo Racing TS050 HYBRID will start tomorrow’s 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps from pole position, after the provisional pole-winning sister #7 Toyota was penalsied for an incorrect declaration of fuel flow meter. As a result, WEC debutant Fernando Alonso, Mike Conway and Kamui Kobayashi will start from pole, and the #7 car will […]

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The first official session of the 2018-2019 World Endurance Championship Super Season concluded Thursday afternoon from the Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps in the Belgian Ardennes Forests. Toyota Gazoo Racing finished up with its cars in first and second, with Formula 1-star and WEC debutant Fernando Alonso putting in the session’s quickest time. A 1:58.392 in the […]

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In May of 1994, a new racing championship was born at Fuji Speedway, and with it, a tradition that has endured for the better part of 25 years. Japan’s Golden Week holidays mean one thing for auto racing fans in the country: The Fuji GT 500km Race. Held annually on the 4th of May, the […]

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2009 Formula 1 World Champion Jenson Button will make his first Le Mans 24 Hours start this year with SMP Racing, driving the #11 SMP Racing BR1 LMP1 alongside Vitaly Petrov and Mikhail Aleshin. After racing at La Sarthe, he will then compete in the remaining rounds of the FIA WEC ‘Super Season’, the team […]

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A teaser video (below), and a couple of spy shots at Spa of a fully liveried car (featured on Endurance-Info.com), have filled in some gaps as to what is planned for part of the forthcoming Porsche 919 ‘Farewell Tour – referred to publicly as #919Tribute. The pictures show a radically altered 919 Hybrid testing at […]

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The FIA World Endurance Championship has announced that it will be racing again at Interlagos from the 2019-2020 season. Announced today at a press conference in the Brazilian city, the 6-hour race will form part of a calendar which is due to be revealed this summer. A date for the 6 Hours of São Paulo […]

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Finishing off the first day of on-track action at Mount Panorama ahead of the 2018 Bathurst 12 Hour, Frederic Vervisch laid down the gauntlet in the #22 Jamec Pem Audi Sport Customer Racing R8 LMS GT3. The Belgian driver set a 2:03.136, the fastest ever Bathurst 12 Hour Friday lap, capping off a day which […]

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Toyota Gazoo Racing has confirmed that Fernando Alonso will join the team for the 2018/2019 FIA WEC season and will compete in every round that does not conflict with the Spaniard’s F1 commitments. The driver line-up is otherwise unchanged with Anthony Davidson moving from his full season race driver role to that of Reserve and […]

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Wayne Taylor Racing’s newcomer Renger Van Der Zande delivered the goods in his first Qualifying with the team ahead of the Rolex 24, the Dutchman setting a 1:36.083 at the very end of the 15-minute Prototype session to take pole. In what turned into a frantic shootout between almost half of the prototype field, Van […]

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