Audi has become the second manufacturer to officially commit to the SRO Motorsports Group’s new GT2 category, unveiling the R8 LMS GT2 at Goodwood on Friday. The German marque’s long-rumored GT2 car is based on the same platform as its existing GT3 and GT4 versions of the R8 model. It becomes the second manufacturer to […]

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Whilst the Toyota GR Supra GT4 Concept hits the Goodwood hill this weekend (below) the much-trailed announcement confirming the launch of a full customer GT4 package has also broken. The GT4 race car is being developed by TMG in Cologne with a race debut in 2019 looking more than likely. The Supra looks set to […]

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The #4 Audi Sport Team Phoenix Audi R8 LMS scored an unlikely victory in the 2019 running of the Nürburgring 24 Hours this afternoon, Pierre Kaffer, Frank Stippler, Fred Vervisch and Dries Vanthoor combining to score Audi its fifth win in the German race and the team it’s fourth. It was Kaffer, Vervicsch and Vanthoors […]

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Maro Engel and Maxi Goetz conjured up an all Mercedes AMG front row for the 2019 Nurburgring 24 Hours after a topsy turvy pole shootout that saw 27 cars battle for pole. Laurens Vanthoor seemed to have the pole in his grasp for a second consecutive year, a first effort of 8:11.567 with cars behind […]

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Mercedes-AMG took the wraps off its 2020-spec Mercedes-AMG GT3 Evo in a launch event at the Nürburgring on Friday. The new car replaces the existing highly successful AMG GT3, with upgrades to improve user-friendliness and reduce running costs. Delivery of the new car will begin at the end of 2019 ahead of a full rollout […]

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Shane van Gisbergen is making his Blancpain GT World Challenge Asia debut this weekend with Triple Eight at the legendary Suzuka circuit in Japan. The Supercars star is scheduled to contest three Blancpain rounds with Triple Eight, in its new-for-2019 Mercedes-AMG GT3 program. He is on site for the first of those, at the Japanese […]

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Supercars team boss Matt Stone has hit back at allegations that his squad played a role in the downfall of the Aussie Driver Search programme. The ADS business has been put into voluntary liquidation after a period of steep growth, crowned by a $1 million prize pool for its 2019 programme. As a result American driver Matt Powers, […]

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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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Vutthikorn Inthraphuvasak resisted late pressure from Yuan Bo to claim his and Panther/AAS Motorsport team-mate Alex Imperatori’s maiden Blancpain GT World Challenge Asia victory on home soil at Buriram today. The two Porsches took the chequered flag 0.9s apart after a late Safety Car period helped Absolute Racing’s Bo close in. However, he and Jono […]

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MG Choi and Manuel Metzger secured theirs and Solite Indigo Racing’s maiden Blancpain GT World Challenge Asia victories by winning the weekend’s first race at Chang International Circuit this afternoon. The Mercedes-AMG duo beat Absolute Racing’s Tanart Sathienthirakul and Philip Hamprecht by nine seconds thanks, in part, to the Porsche’s Success Penalty, while Weiron Tan […]

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