Toyota Gazoo Racing’s pair of TS050 HYBRIDs topped the times in today’s Le Mans Test Day, Sebastien Buemi emerging as the Japanese team’s fastest driver. Buemi’s best time came with 30 minutes remaining in the four-hour Afternoon Session, which was held in scorching conditions. Buemi was the only driver to break the 3:20 mark with […]

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Even at this early stage in his tenure with Toyota Gazoo Racing, it’s clear that former Le Mans 24 Hours winner Brendon Hartley is enjoying being back in the FIA WEC paddock. The Kiwi, who is back in sportscar racing after a challenging season in Formula One with Toro Rosso told DSC that he’s been impressed so […]

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Porsche GT Team is set to race at Le Mans next month with special liveries for its FIA WEC-entered #91 and #92 911 RSRs, the pair sporting a gold trim rather than red and world champion logos on their roofs. The factory Porsches from IMSA entered in GTE Pro will also run in special liveries: […]

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Ford has revealed its set of liveries for the 2019 Le Mans 24 Hours, with each of the four factory Ford GT’s racing in the GTE Pro class due to run a special ‘celebration livery. It’s not all good news though from the ‘Blue Oval’, its announcement also revealing the end of its factory involvement […]

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The #36 au TOM’s Lexus LC500 of Kazuki Nakajima and Yuhi Sekiguchi put together the perfect race weekend, taking pole position, fastest lap of the race, and most importantly, a near wire-to-wire victory in the Suzuka GT 300km Race, the third round of the 2019 Autobacs Super GT Series. Only conceding the lead during the […]

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Brendon Hartley had his first laps aboard a Toyota Gazoo Racing TS050 HYBRID at Spa earlier today as the factory team continued its preparations for the 2019 Le Mans 24 Hours next month. Double WEC World Drivers Champion and 2017 Le Mans winner Hartley was announced last month as the replacement for the departing Fernando […]

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Ginetta Chairman Lawrence Tomlinson has confirmed to DSC that a pair of entries for the in-house designed G60-LT-P1 have been filed for the 2019/20 FIA World Endurance Championship season. Tomlinson spoke to DSC at Spa Francorchamps during a test where the factory’s development team were invited to join Toyota on track. A Ginetta G60-LT-P1 has […]

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The news that three-time F1 World Champion Niki Lauda had passed away at the age of 70 will be spreading sadness throughout the world of motorsport this morning. Lauda’s story is, quite literally, Hollywood-like in its twists and turns, triumphs and tragedy. Like any public figure he had his fans and detractors, but nobody can, […]

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The 2020 Intercontinental GT Challenge-opening event, the Bathurst 12 Hour, has been confirmed for the weekend of January 31-2 February. 2020’s event, will revert back to a three-day meeting after an extension to four days was trialled this year. The ‘Town to Track’ run with a selection of cars will return, however, with cars to […]

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Taiwanese team HubAuto Corsa’s #27 Ferrari 488 GT3 won the 2019 IGTC California 8 Hours today after a near-flawless run at Laguna Seca. Miguel Molina, Nick Foster, and Tim Slade as a trio were strong throughout the eight hours of racing to secure Ferrari its first win in the Intercontinental GT Challenge series since 2017, […]

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