Raffaele Marciello claimed his first FIA GT World Cup victory by leading all of Sunday’s Main Race at Macau for Mercedes-AMG Team GruppeM Racing. The Italian swept the weekend by taking pole on Friday, leading all of the Qualifying Race on Saturday and pulling off a similar feat in the Main Race. He wasn’t without […]

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Raffaele Marciello led lights-to-flag in Saturday’s 12-lap qualifying race for the FIA GT World Cup at Macau, surviving late-race pressure from both ROWE Racing drivers. Marciello started from pole in the No. 999 GruppeM Racing Mercedes-AMG GT3 and remained out front for the full 12 laps of the Guia Circuit, holding off repeated attempts for […]

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Peugeot has announced it will enter the FIA World Endurance Championship’s top class beginning in 2022 with a hybrid-powered hypercar. The French manufacturer, which has been absent from top-level endurance racing since the demise of its 908 LMP1 program in early 2012, has confirmed its return to sports car racing in a brief statement released […]

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An area of Nepal within the Himalayas has been chosen as the fourth of five locations for the inaugural season of Extreme E in 2021. The pioneering electric SUV off-road racing series will head to Nepal’s Mustang District, around 250 miles from capital Kathmandu, for its Mountain round. The location is 9,000 ft above sea […]

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Earl Bamber says the chemistry between he and co-driver Laurens Vanthoor, along with a strong car from Porsche, helped produce a “really fantastic season” that ended with their first-ever IMSA GT Le Mans drivers’ championship. Bamber, Vanthoor and the team’s Michelin Endurance Cup driver Mathieu Jaminet took the No. 912 Coca-Cola-sponsored Porsche 911 RSR to […]

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Brendon Hartley, Sebastien Buemi and Kazuki Nakajima gave the No. 8 Toyota TS050 Hybrid its first victory of the 2019-20 FIA World Endurance Championship season with a dominant performance in the 6 Hours of Fuji. The winning crew never gave up the net lead to their sister No. 7 car, which finished second in the […]

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Aston Martin and R-Motorsport have jointly launched a new single-make competition which is set to debut next year. Unveiled at a press conference at the Nürburgring on Friday, the Vantage Cup by R-Motorsport will begin with a European championship in 2020, before expanding to Asia for the 2021 season. The Vantage Cup car will be a […]

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GPX Racing and Earl Bamber Motorsport will represent Porsche in November’s Kyalami 9 Hour, with the two endurance race-winning squads likely to field all-factory lineups in the Intercontinental GT Challenge powered by Pirelli season finale. Sportscar365 has learned that the Dubai-based GPX operation, which claimed victory in the Total 24 Hours of Spa, has confirmed […]

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New GEOX Dragon signing Brendon Hartley says that Porsche supported his move to becoming an ABB FIA Formula E Championship driver. In his first interview since being announced as a GEOX Dragon driver, the Kiwi told e-racing365 that he is “appreciative” of Porsche allowing him to form a Formula E program after he was approached […]

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Brendon Hartley will give priority to his Toyota Gazoo Racing role should any clashes remain between the ABB FIA Formula E Championship and FIA World Endurance Championship. The New Zealander signed a deal in April with Toyota Gazoo Racing to replace Fernando Alonso and partner Sebastien Buemi and Kazuki Nakajima for a full 2019-20 WEC […]

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