Toyota will bring back the legendary Supra name to Super GT next year after revealing a concept version of the racecar at the Tokyo Auto Salon on Friday. The Japanese manufacturer first used the Supra in Super GT’s forerunner the All Japan Grand Touring Car Championship (JGTC) in 1995 and enjoyed plenty of success over […]

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After nearly three decades away from top-level circuit racing, the revived Brabham has announced that it is targeting an entry for the 2021-22 World Endurance Championship with an adaptation of the stunning BT62 hypercar. The project, led by 2009 Le Mans winner David Brabham, will see the Australian marque commit to becoming a “factory racing […]

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Nick Cassidy and Austin Cindric are amongst the additions to AIM Vasser Sullivan’s lineup for the Rolex 24 at Daytona, alongside Jeff Segal and Aaron Telitz. The four drivers complete the newly-formed team’s two-car lineup for the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship opener, with a pair of Lexus RC F GT3s entered for the season. They […]

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Earl Bamber Motorsport is set for its GT3 debut, with a two-car Porsche 911 GT3 R program in the works for February’s Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour. The Malaysian-based team, founded by the two-time 24 Hours of Le Mans winner, will represent Porsche in the opening round of the Intercontinental GT Challenge, in a deal that […]

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Porsche factory driver Kevin Estre and newly announced Porsche Junior Jaxon Evans will join David Calvert-Jones in Competition Motorsports’ Porsche 911 GT3 R in February’s Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour, the team has announced. The American squad, which claimed GT3 Pro-Am class honors in the event in 2017, has opted for a three-driver lineup for the […]

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An impressive drive from Shane van Gisbergen in the Gulf 12 Hours went unrewarded, with a suspension failure costing the McLaren 720S GT3 a victory on debut. The Supercars star was in the lead of the race by over two minutes when a front-right suspension issue forced an unscheduled pitstop in the 11th hour. After […]

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Kiwi Jono Lester traded GT for touring cars this weekend with an FIA WTCR test with Alfa Romeo Team Mulsanne, at the wheel of a Giulietta TCR at Italy’s Vallelunga circuit. It was the first taste of front-wheel-drive FR machinery for 29-year old Lester, who has successfully established himself as a professional GT driver in […]

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Simon Evans has claimed victory in the first-ever Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY round, with the Kiwi holding off Sergio Jimenez and Bryan Sellers on the streets of Ad Diriyah. Evans, the brother of ABB FIA Formula E Championship driver Mitch, crossed the line 0.816 seconds ahead of the Brazilian, who took second on the penultimate lap […]

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New Zealander Tom Alexander believes he had the pace to be a title contender in the inaugural ECB SuperUtes Series, his first foray into Australian racing, with a cleaner run. Alexander contested the turbo-diesel series in a Ross Stone Racing-run Holden Colorado, having spent recent years in NZ V8 Touring Cars and the Toyota 86 […]

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McLaren Automotive has confirmed its driver lineup for this weekend’s Gulf 12 Hours, which will see Shane van Gisbergen, Alvaro Parente and Ben Barnicoat give the McLaren 720S GT3 its competition debut. The British manufacturer has entered a single car under the McLaren Customer Racing banner for the event at Abu Dhabi’s Yas Marina Circuit. […]

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