Category Archive: Touring – Endurance

Jan 19

Kyle Busch and Travis Pastrana enjoy first runs on brand new track ahead of this weekend’s ROC Miami

The new track was finished overnight

Kyle Busch and Travis Pastrana enjoy first runs on brand new track ahead of this weekend’s ROC Miami The Race Of Champions will celebrate its first appearance on American soil with a brand new track concept this weekend: a figure-of-eight circuit with two loops winding their way around the inside of Miami’s Marlins Park. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 19

Lamborghini Super Trofeo North America features 12 exciting rounds on 2017 schedule

Season consists of 12 rounds, at five North American circuits and one European track 

2016-09-24_0963 The fifth season for the Lamborghini Super Trofeo North America will feature 12 rounds of exciting racing, with competition taking place at five iconic American circuits and one of Europe’s most hallowed tracks. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 19

Start them young: Kaz Grala is youngest driver in Rolex 24 At Daytona, again

Adjusting back to road racing from burgeoning NASCAR career

Kaz Grala is youngest driver in Rolex 24 At Daytona, again Being the youngest driver in the Rolex 24 At Daytona doesn’t phase Boston’s Kaz Grala—he’s done it before.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 19

Hankook 24H Dubai drives home One-Two victory for Porsche

Porsche 991 GT3 R took both first and second place at the twelfth annual race

Hankook 24H Dubai drives home One-Two victory for Porsche The annual Hankook 24H Dubai Endurance Classic concluded this past Saturday, January 14, at 2:00 P.M. local time. In total, 92 cars took to the track for the race that began twenty-four hours earlier. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 19

BE Motorsport aiming to conquer Michelin Le Mans Cup

Javier Ibrán and Álvaro Fontes will race at Monza, Le Mans, Red Bull Ring, Le Castellet, Spa-Francorchamps and Portimão

BE Motorsport aiming to conquer Michelin Le Mans Cup Be Motorsport returns for second European season in its Ligier-Nissan JSP3 LMP3 and the Spanish outfit sets quite an ambitious performance goal on its debut in the Michelin Le Mans Cup. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 19

Hankook 24H Dubai a great start for a busy season

“Again, we have enjoyed an event that was really special in many ways”

Impression 3x3H DUBAI PROTO_800pix With the twelfth running of the Hankook 24H DUBAI, supported by the first-ever race event for prototypes organised by Dutch agency CREVENTIC, and the premiere of the new TCR Middle East series, the 2017 season of the 24H SERIES powered by Hankook got underway at Dubai Autodrome last week.

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Jan 19

Stage set for terrific opening to 2017 WeatherTech Championship season with 55 cars ready for 55th Rolex 24 at Daytona

International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) officials release entry lists for both events

The eyes of the motorsports world will be affixed on Daytona International Speedway from Jan. 26-29, as competitors from all corners of the world and a variety of racing disciplines convene for the 55th Rolex 24 At Daytona – the season-opening race of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship on Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 28 and 29 – as well as the four-hour BMW Endurance Challenge for the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge on Friday, Jan. 27. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 19

IMSA Competition Team announces personnel moves as 2017 season begins

A search for a new WeatherTech Championship manager is under way

With the introduction of new race cars and the anticipation of expanding grids in several of its sanctioned series, International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) officials announced some organizational changes to the IMSA Competition team heading into the 2017 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 18

CBS Sports Network joins broadcasters screening ROC Miami LIVE on TV all around the world

Viewers in the USA can watch Sunday’s ROC Nations Cup live on CBS Sports Network from 12pm to 2pm Eastern Time

CBS Sports Network joins broadcasters screening ROC Miami LIVE on TV all around the world CBS Sports Network is among a stunning range of broadcasters from all over the world who will be screening this weekend’s ROC Miami live. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 18

Winning championship opens world of Porsche possibilities for Jensen

2016 was a year of many firsts for PCA Club Racing Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport Trophy East driver Keith Jensen

Keith Jensen First time racing in a single-make Porsche series. First year of his public charity program, www.annualscholarshipessay.com, which gives scholarship money to deserving students. And his first Championship class win and first participation in the Porsche Night of Champions motorsport gala in Germany. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 18

Tales from the paddock- Robert Wickens: “You literally overtake one or two cars every lap”

What an eventful week!

DTM - Robert Wickens A podium spot in the curtain-raiser 24-hour race in Dubai, a new Silver Arrows driver and a World Champion as ambassador. 2017 is finally underway… Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 18

How a high low boosted Volvo Polestar’s WTCC challenge

Thed Björk and Fredrik Ekblom both struggled for form at WTCC Race of Morocco back in May

How a high low boosted Volvo Polestar’s WTCC challengePolestar’s motorsport boss Alexander Murdzevski Schedvin has revealed how his FIA World Touring Car Championship factory Volvo squad hit back from a tough Marrakech weekend to exceed expectations by winning in its first season in the WTCC. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 17

Subaru confirms Sponsorship of 2017 Canadian Rally Championship

The 2016 season was truly impressive

2016-01-14-12-49-50_0165 Subaru Canada, Inc. (SCI) is delighted to confirm it will continue its support as presenting sponsor of the 2017 Canadian Rally Championship (CRC) season, with the winning combination of driver Antoine L’Estage and co-driver Alan Ockwell leading the Subaru team. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 17

Asian LMS – A highly suspenseful finale shaping up for Sepang

4 Hours of Sepang

Asian LMS - A highly suspenseful finale shaping up for SepangThis coming weekend will take place the last round of the 2016/2017 Asian Le Mans Series season at the Malaysian circuit in Sepang, and it’s sure to be full of excitement as most of the titles are still up for grabs after three races! Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 17

No pain, no gain for Monteiro in WTCC title push

Tiago Monteiro is taking nothing for granted in his bid to win the FIA World Touring Car Championship for the first time

No pain, no gain for Monteiro in WTCC title pushThe Portuguese sacrificed a rare Sunday off to head to the gym for an intensive training session. Afterwards, the ex-grand prix racer tweeted: Lazy Sunday? Not for me! New season is coming. #sundayworkout #nopainnogain Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 16

Radical prepares to storm the mountain in 2017 season-opener

Mount Panorama, Bathurst (3-4 February, 2017)

RAC_B12H_2015_race_start_0215_KMP_med As it has across the last three seasons, the opening event of the 2017 Radical Australia Cup will be contested on one of the toughest stages in world motorsport – Bathurst’s iconic Mount Panorama.

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Jan 15

Paul Bailey purchases Ligier JS P3 for Henderson Insurance LMP3 Cup Championship

Multiple GT Champion Paul Bailey switches to LMP3 for 2017

Paul Bailey purchases Ligier JS P3 for Henderson Insurance LMP3 Cup Championship Bailey to rejoin long-time team mate Andy Shulz in Ligier JS P3. Successful Autosport International Show for Ligier UK.   Paul Bailey has purchased a Ligier JS P3 sports prototype from UK agents to Onroak Automotive, Ligier UK. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 15

24 Hours of Le Mans – Alex Wurz, proud to have served as Grand Marshal in 2016

Alexander Wurz is pretty familiar with the 24 Hours of Le Mans, having won not once but twice (1996 and 2009)

24 Hours of Le Mans - Alex Wurz, proud to have served as Grand Marshal in 2016This past June, he crossed another threshold by serving as Grand Marshal. He he shares what he thought of the experience and gives a behind-the-scenes look at this legendary race. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 14

Long Beach: IMSA goes Seaside in the Springtime

One of two street-circuit races on the schedule

For a short time each spring, streets in Long Beach, California are blocked off for an action-packed racing weekend fit for one of the largest entertainment markets in the world. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 14

Herberth Motorsport Porsche wins Hankook 24H Dubai

With its Porsche 991 GT3 R, German team Herberth Motorsport has won the Hankook 24H DUBAI

Herberth Motorsport Porsche wins Hankook 24H Dubai_1 In the twelfth running of the event, drivers Daniel Allemann, Ralf Bohn, Robert Renauer, Alfred Renauer and Brendon Hartley racked up a total of 578 laps of the 5.399 kilometres long Dubai Autodrome.

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