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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Motorsport’s version of Rugby Sevens and Twenty20 Cricket is set to be launched at the Laser Plumbing & Electrical Hampton Downs 500 on October 28-29. Fast & Furious Racing is a brand new concept developed by Hampton Downs owner Tony Quinn. The goal is to deliver short, action-packed races that give spectators and drivers alike […]

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FIA World Endurance Championship leader Brendon Hartley will rejoin Tequila Patron ESM for next month’s Motul Petit Le Mans, moving into the team’s No. 2 Nissan Onroak DPi alongside Scott Sharp and Ryan Dalziel. The Porsche LMP1 factory driver, who is on the heels of four consecutive wins in WEC competition, including 24 Hours of […]

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Martin Truex Jr won the first playoff race of the 2017 NASCAR Cup season as he recovered from two pitstop mistakes for victory at Chicagoland. Regular season winner Truex led 77 of the 267 laps on the way to a win that further consolidates his playoff points lead and books him a place as one […]

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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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Neel Jani and Nick Tandy took pole position for Porsche in qualifying for the Austin World Endurance Championship round. Jani had been fastest after the first runs on a 1m44.656s aboard the #1 Porsche 919 Hybrid, but Tandy had his almost identical time of 1m44.659s deleted for a track limits violation. He subsequently had to […]

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Porsche monopolised the top positions in both free practice sessions for this weekend’s Austin round of the World Endurance Championship. The German manufacturer’s pair of 919 Hybrids shared honours across the two practice periods: Earl Bamber went fastest aboard the #2 car in FP1 and Neel Jani topped the times in the #1 Porsche in […]

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Jaxon Evans is the latest young Kiwi driver to make a name for himself overseas. The Australian-based Kiwi, who only turns 21 next week, has been turning heads in Australia in recent months with his performances in the Porsche Carrera Cup and the Australian Endurance Championship (AEC). Evans and fellow Kiwi, Tim Miles, lead the […]

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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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Porsche has confirmed that Nick Tandy and Earl Bamber will make their return to IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship competition in next month’s Motul Petit Le Mans, completing the German manufacturer’s lineup in its pair of factory GT Le Mans class entries. Tandy, who won the ten-hour Road Atlanta enduro overall with Patrick Pilet in 2015, […]

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