Lexus Team KeePer TOM’s driver Nick Cassidy converted pole position into a race one victory at the DTM/SuperGT ‘Dream Race’ at Fuji Speedway, ahead of Honda Keihin Real Racing’s Kudai Tsukakoshi and Honda Team Kunimitsu’s Naoki Yamamoto. Drama before the grid formed as Audi Sport Team Phoenix’s Loïc Duval who was due to start from […]

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After two days of testing and practice in very mixed conditions – with clear and sunny skies on Thursday giving way to torrential rain and fog on Friday – the time had come for the first qualifying session to set Saturday afternoon’s grid for the first round of the Super GT x DTM Dream Race […]

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On Monday, the entry list was officially confirmed for the much-anticipated inaugural running of the Super GT x DTM Dream Race, taking place at historic Fuji Speedway on the weekend of 23-24 November, 2019. This crossover race of the fastest silhouette GT racing series and the fastest silhouette touring car series is one that has […]

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Team LeMans Lexus duo Kenta Yamashita and Kazuya Oshima won the 2019 SUPER GT title by finishing second behind championship rivals Nick Cassidy and Ryo Hirakawa in the Motegi season finale. While Hirakawa and Cassidy were able to recover from fourth on the grid to take their first victory of the 2019 season in the […]

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The 2009 Formula 1 world champion, Jenson Button, has confirmed he will leave Super GT following this weekend’s season finale at Motegi. Button won the Super GT title in 2018 alongside Naoki Yamamoto in what was his debut season, but the pair have had a difficult title defence and lie eighth in the points heading […]

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The final round of the 2019 Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters (DTM) Championship from the storied Hockenheimring in Germany was a landmark moment for both the DTM and the Autobacs Super GT Series. For the first time ever, cars from DTM and Super GT’s premier GT500 class raced together in a competitive event, over a four-day weekend […]

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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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SUPER GT drivers fear they could face a “huge disadvantage” to their DTM counterparts after hitting the track for the first time ahead of this weekend’s Hockenheim DTM finale. The three wildcard entries from Nissan, Honda and Lexus completed two hours of running at the German track on Thursday, marking their first real opportunity to […]

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B-Max pair Frederic Makowiecki and Kohei Hirate delivered Nissan’s first 2019 SUPER GT win in a rain-hit race at Sugo as early leaders Jenson Button and Naoki Yamamoto finished eighth. As the race got under way after three laps behind the safety car, front-row starter Button immediately sprinted past polesitter Koudai Tsukakoshi into Turn 1, […]

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At a press conference from Suzuka Circuit on Wednesday afternoon, GT Association Chairman Masaaki Bandoh joined representatives from Toyota, Honda, and Nissan in revealing the Autobacs Super GT Series’ new GT500 class vehicles for the 2020 season. A new, front-engined version of the Honda NSX-GT will join the Nissan GT-R and the returning Toyota GR […]

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