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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The wraps have been taken off the first Ginetta G60-LT- P1 LMP1 car, the car in the blue and white colours of launch customer TRS Racing Manor. The G60-LT-P1 was unveiled by Ginetta Chairman, Lawrence Tomlinson, Ginetta Technical Director, Ewan Baldry, Manor Endurance Racing Sporting Director, Graeme Lowdon, Chairman of TRS, Zhang Yi and Vice […]

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Scott McLaughlin will spearhead YNA Autosport’s Pro-Am entry in the Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour, sharing a McLaren 650S GT3 with Australian GT race winner Fraser Ross, factory McLaren GT driver Andrew Watson, and experienced Swedish racer Alexander West. The well-credentialed lineup complements the previously announced all-Pro lineup, providing YNA Autosport an opportunity to claim both […]

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YNA Autosport is set to take on the 2018 Bathurst 12 Hour with three world-class GT drivers aboard its McLaren 650S GT3. The team, which raced in the Australian GT Championship with the 650S GT3 this year, has signed Supercars and Bathurst 12 Hour champions Craig Lowndes and Shane van Gisbergen and 2016 Blancpain Endurance […]

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Fernando Alonso kept as low a profile as it’s possible for a double F1 World Champion to achieve as he joined Toyota Gazoo Racing for the post-season WEC ‘Rookie’ Test at Bahrain International Circuit today. Alonso completed 113 laps (611km) in the #8 Toyota TS050, with a best lap, achieved in the afternoon session, of […]

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BR Engineering and Dallara have launched their new LMP1 challenger, the BR1, to the FIA WEC media in Bahrain this evening. Boris Rotenberg, president of BR Engineering was on hand to take the wraps off the new car, the programme for which, was originally announced on-site in Bahrain a year ago and has involved Dallara, […]

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Newly crowned European Le Mans Series LMP2 champion 10Star DragonSpeed is wasting no time in charting its next step up the endurance racing ladder, today announcing its intention to contest the LMP1 class of the 2018-2019 FIA World Endurance Championship. Sweden’s Henrik Hedman, 10Star DragonSpeed team patron and driver since 2014 (as well as the […]

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Brendon Hartley “Its been a pretty crazy week, it’s happened quite quickly and obviously I’m massively excited about the opportunity to take my Formula One debut and, for the moment I am genuinely just trying to think about this weekend and as soon as this is over then full focus comes onto a big challenge […]

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