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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Porsche Motorsport Asia Pacific customer team Absolute Racing go into the second round of the 2019 Blancpain GT World Challenge Asia Championship in Buriram with the teams’ and drivers’ championship lead, with a total of five Porsche squads aiming for success in Thailand across the GT3 and GT4 classes. After scoring victory at the season […]

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Kiwi Jono Lester has been drafted into the Absolute Racing Porsche squad for the remainder of the 2019 Blancpain GT World Challenge Asia, beginning with round two of the championship at Thailand’s Chang International Circuit on May 10-11. Lester will partner rapid Chinese driver Yuan Bo, who scored pole position at the opening round in […]

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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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For the second time in three races, Kiwi Jono Lester and Australian Nick Foster’s HubAuto Corsa Ferrari has taken victory in Blancpain GT Series Asia; this time at the season finale held at China’s new Ningbo Speedpark. Linking up for the second half of the 2018 season, the pair have notched up an impressive record […]

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Ferrari scored its first Blancpain GT Series Asia victory of the season in the weekend’s opening race at Shanghai earlier today thanks to HubAuto Corsa duo Nick Foster and Jono Lester. The duo scored theirs and the team’s maiden win by a comfortable 13.5s from leading Pro/Am crew Anthony Liu and Alessio Picariello, while Andrew […]

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Yuke Taniguchi and Alex Imperatori gave Nissan and KCMG their maiden Blancpain GT Series Asia victories at Fuji this afternoon after fighting through from sixth on the grid. Nick Foster and Jono Lester’s HubAuto Corsa Ferrari was second after getting the better of pole-sitters Edoardo Liberati and Florian Strauss, who completed the podium aboard KCMG’s […]

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Kiwi Jono Lester has added a third race programme to his 2018 schedule, linking up with Taiwanese team HubAuto Corsa for Blancpain GT Series Asia, where he will partner Australian Nick Foster in a Ferrari 488 GT3. The new driver combo is set to debut this weekend at Japan’s Fuji Speedway – a circuit Lester […]

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Kiwi Jono Lester helped his Vattana Motorsport team into the lead of the Thailand Super Series points chase with another victory on the streets of Bangsaen over the weekend, at the annual Bangsaen Grand Prix street race. On his first visit to the bumpy, narrow Bangsaen circuit, 28-year old Lester scored an emphatic pole position […]

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