Augusto Farfus has won the FIA GT World Cup in Macau following a dominant run in Sunday’s title-deciding race. The Brazilian took his No. 42 Team Schnitzer BMW M6 GT3 to a XX-second win over the No. 888 GruppeM Racing Mercedes-AMG GT3 of Maro Engel, delivering victory for Charly Lamm in his final race as […]

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Ryo Hirakawa and Nick Cassidy erased the gap between themselves and Super GT points leaders Jenson Button and Naoki Yamamoto with victory at Autopolis. The TOM’s Lexus pair won Sunday’s 300km penultimate race of the season while Button and Yamamoto finished fifth in their Team Kunimitsu Honda NSX-GT, resulting in a 14-point swing. It means […]

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GT giants Audi, BMW, AMG Mercedes, NISMO and Porsche will all be represented at the Macau GP next month (15-18 November) as a high-class entry list has been confirmed for the FIA GT World Cup. A host of professional drivers from 11 different countries will take on the iconic Guia Circuit, headlined by the three […]

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Aston Martin will join the DTM grid as a manufacturer in 2019, with a program run by AF Racing AG and R-Motorsport. The British marque had been tipped for a possible entry into the German tin-top series as a replacement for Mercedes-Benz, which is leaving at the end of this season. Swiss company AF Racing, […]

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Audi has unveiled the 2019-spec R8 LMS, featuring moderate updates to its championship-winning second-generation GT3 model. Launched Tuesday at the Paris Motor Show, the car will be offered both as a brand-new turn-key race car and Evo kit for existing customers worldwide. The German manufacturer has focused on a number of key areas for developments, […]

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Details of the SRO Motorsports Group’s Blancpain GT World Challenge title have been announced, with the organization’s three major sprint series being linked together under new names. The concept, which was initially announced with few details at the Total 24 Hours of Spa in July, sees the existing Pirelli World Challenge GT class, Blancpain GT Series Sprint […]

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Porsche has unveiled a reinvented version of the legendary 935 race car, aimed for the track day market. Revealed Thursday during Rennsport Reunion IV at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca, the 700-horsepower car, based on the street-legal 911 GT2 RS, pays tribute to the German manufacturer’s famous “Moby Dick” from the 1970s. The unhomologated car will […]

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Simon Evans, the elder brother of Panasonic Jaguar Racing Formula E driver Mitch Evans, will take part in the inaugural Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY season. Representing “a multi-sponsor team from across the Asia-Pacific region”, Evans will join his brother in Jaguar’s electric racing roster. Simon Evans has previously competed in his native New Zealand where he […]

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Jenson Button and Naoki Yamamoto moved to the top of the Japanese Super GT standings with their first win of the season at Sportsland Sugo. The Team Kunimitsu pair came out on top in a close-fought 300km race that saw pole-sitter Yamamoto lose his lead in the opening stint before Button reclaimed the No. 100 […]

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McLaren’s upcoming GT3 car, the 720S GT3, has begun a “punishing” testing program ahead of its 2019 race debut. The British manufacturer confirmed that the new model, which was announced last November, will travel to various circuits in Europe and North America with a view to running in the Middle East later this year. McLaren has […]

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