Brendon Hartley says he feels “completely drained” after a packed double-header schedule at Sebring International Raceway that saw the Kiwi score overall podiums in both races. The two-time FIA World Endurance Champion, in his endurance racing return, finished third overall in both Friday’s 1000 Miles of Sebring and Saturday’s Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring, […]

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The Action Express Cadillac squad held sway at the top of the Sebring 12 Hours leaderboard as the IMSA SportsCar Championship enduro hit the halfway mark. The team’s Whelen Engineering Cadillac DPi-V.R driven by Pipo Derani held the lead behind the safety car at the six-hour mark. Derani, who is teamed with Felipe Nasr and […]

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Brendon Hartley will take the place of the now-retired Christian Fittipaldi at Action Express Racing at Sebring, with the ex-Porsche LMP1 star and Formula One driver set to join Joao Barbosa and Filipe Albuquerque in the No. 5 Mustang Sampling Racing Cadillac DPi-V.R for next month’s enduro. The Kiwi was confirmed as the third driver […]

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Defending IndyCar champion Scott Dixon hopes Fernando Alonso’s success in different categories will open up more opportunities for drivers to cross series in future. Alonso attempted the Indy 500 while still a Formula 1 driver in 2017 and last year combined his McLaren drive with a full World Endurance Championship program, winning at Le Mans. […]

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Wayne Taylor Racing has claimed victory in a rain-shortened Rolex 24 at Daytona. The No. 10 Cadillac DPi.V-R of Fernando Alonso, Kamui Kobayashi, Jordan Taylor and Renger van der Zande have been declared winners in the WeatherTech SportCar Championship season-opener following a second red flag period that did not resume. Starring in his DPi debut, […]

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The 2019 Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona has been red flagged with just over seven hours to go, after a lengthy safety car period after heavy rain arrived at the circuit in Hour 14. The organisers tried to keep the cars running, but the conditions didn’t improve after over an hour of running under FCY […]

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Oliver Jarvis claimed a first pole position for the Mazda Daytona Prototype international in qualifying for this weekend’s Daytona 24 Hours. The Briton set a 1m33.685s aboard the Joest-run #77 Mazda RT24-P in the middle of the 15-minute qualifying session for the opening round of the IMSA Sportscar Championship. Ricky Taylor got closest aboard the […]

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Tom Blomqvist will join BMW Team RLL’s GT Le Mans driver lineup in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship next season, replacing Alexander Sims. The 25-year-old Englishman will partner Connor de Phillippi in the No. 25 BMW M8 GTE, with Sims focusing his efforts on the ABB FIA Formula E Championship. Blomqvist’s only previous WeatherTech Championship […]

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The Porsche GT Team fields two 911 RSR at round nine of the IMSA SportsCar Championship season on the Virginia International Raceway this weekend. The 510-hp racer from Weissach, which has already notched up victories at the 12 Hours of Sebring and the Mid-Ohio race so far this season, tackles the infamously cutthroat GTLM class […]

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New Zealand-born Porsche factory driver Earl Bamber has been inducted into the MotorSport New Zealand Wall of Fame. The induction was announced by MotorSport New Zealand President Wayne Christie and President d’Honneur Morrie Chandler during MotorSport NZ’s annual awards night held at Wellington’s TSB Arena on Saturday 26 May. The MotorSport NZ Wall of Fame […]

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