Category Archive: Touring – Endurance

Oct 08

Reigning champions part of ever increasing entry list

It’s time for another update of the premier Asian Endurance event taking place in Sepang December 11-13th.

Sepang 12 Hours logo Following our earlier press release we are excited to announce more cars confirmed in each class today. More exciting team news to follow later this month, 30+ cars are expected to take part in this year’s edition of the Sepang 12 Hours.  Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 08

Ganassi Racing shakes down new Ford GT at Daytona

CGR tested side-by-side with Multimatic Motorsports

Only hours after the champions’ watches were handed out at the TUDOR Night of Champions, bringing down the curtain on the 2015 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship, Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates (CGR) brought its new Ford GT to Daytona International Speedway for the first time to continue testing for the 2016 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.

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Oct 07

Ten good reasons to come to the 4 Hours of Estoril

Be part on one of the greatest race of the ELMS season
European Le Mans Series logo The European Le Mans Series competitors are almost ready for the last round of the 2015 season on Portuguese soil, and here are ten good reasons to come and be on site for the race.

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Oct 07

Final weight distribution: Wehrlein to race the heaviest car

Rarely this year, the results were as mixed as in the Nürburgring sessions

None of the manufacturers was able to dominate the race action and consequently, the order in the rankings of the sessions featured a nice brand mix.

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Oct 07

IMSA celebrates 2015 season at TUDOR Night Of Champions

Action Express Repeats In Both TUDOR Championship, Patrón Endurance Cup

The Georgia Aquarium proved to be an appropriate backdrop as the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) paid tribute to its 2015 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship titlists at Monday’s TUDOR Night of Champions.

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Oct 07

Olympic legends Sir Chris Hoy and Sir Ben Ainslie to race on four wheels at ROC 2015

The two Olympic greats will face a line-up of fellow superstars in the ROC Celebrity Skills Challenge presented by TAG Heuer

News imageBritish sporting icons Sir Chris Hoy and Sir Ben Ainslie will return to London’s former Olympic Stadium at the 2015 Race Of Champions. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 07

Will super-subs decide title fight?

Zandvoort hosts the season finale of the 2015 Blancpain Sprint Series

With five drivers still possible candidates for the overall title, the race through the Dutch dunes promises to be both interesting and exciting, especially since some renowned replacement drivers will strengthen the entry list. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 06

WEC 6 Hours of Fuji presentation

Sixth round of the FIA World Endurance Championship 2015

On 11 October, the 6 Hours of Fuji, sixth round of the World Endurance Championship, is set to be the scene of some fierce competition, especially for the top spots in the LM P1 driver’s competition and the GT manufacturer’s cup. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 05

Showdown in the Czech Republic: preview Hankook 12H Epilog Brno

There is plenty of interest for the race. We will have 51 cars on the grid and teams and drivers from 25 different countries

24H SERIES powered by Hankook logo This week, Friday, 9 October, and Saturday, 10 October, the Automotodrom Brno in the Czech Republic will serve as the venue for the Hankook 12H EPILOG BRNO, the sixth and final round of this year’s 24H Series powered by Hankook. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 04

Kuno Wittmer rain master at the “Petit Le Mans”

During the last 2015 Endurance race

Kuno Wittmer Petit Le Mans 2 This weekend, Montreal driver Kuno Wittmer participated in the “Petit Le Mans”, on the Road Atlanta track in Georgia. Considered as one of the three biggest motorsports Endurance events in North America, this race was pummeled by incessant rain and flooding at the track, forcing organizers to halt the event ahead of schedule. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 04

Ferrari wins in Italy, title race goes down to the wire

Blancpain Sprint Series – Round 6 – Misano

Norbert Siedler and Marco Seefried and their #333 Rinaldi Racing Ferrari had a perfect race weekend during the Misano round of the 2015 Blancpain Sprint Series, taking pole position and the win in both the qualifying and main races.

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Oct 04

Porsche shocks the field with Petit Le Mans overall victory

Pilet earns driver title, clinches GTLM manufacturer title

2015-09-17-2582 From winning the 24 Hours of Le Mans overall in a prototype to winning the Petit Le Mans powered by Mazda overall in a GT Le Mans (GTLM) car, something about “Le Mans” style endurance races suits Porsche North America driver Nick Tandy.

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Oct 02

Bernoldi tames rain for Round 10 win at Road Atlanta;

Lewis clinches Pro-Am Driver Championship

The rain was no match for Enrique Bernoldi as he captured Round 10 of the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North America Friday at Road Atlanta.

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Oct 02

Koch reigns supreme with victory in wet finale at Road Atlanta

No driver in the Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda this season reigned in the rain quite like Kenton Koch

Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda 2014 logo Koch, from Glendora, California, completed an event sweep and finished his dominant Lites 1 championship season with his 11th victory in 14 starts in 2015 on Friday, Oct. 2 at Road Atlanta. That win total ties the record set by Tristan Nunez en route to the championship in 2012. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 02

Brands Hatch beckons for BTCC finale

Shedden leads the way as five former champions fight for 2015 title

BTCC logo Five previous champions head to Brands Hatch in Kent next weekend (10/11 October) looking to add to their tally of titles at the finale of the 2015 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 02

Daniel Ricciardo visits London’s former Olympic Stadium ahead of ROC 2015

To get a taste of what lies await when he makes his Race Of Champions debut next month.

Race Of Champions logo Formula 1 star Daniel Ricciardo had his first taste of the Race Of Champions today as he visited Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 02

4 Hours of Estoril – impressive grid for a great Final

4 Hours of Estoril entry list
European Le Mans Series logo The last round of 2015 European Le Mans Series season promises to be exciting and interesting for more than one reason. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 02

Announcement Hankook 24H Silverstone received with great enthusiasm

Teams, drivers and manufacturers have responded very positively

24H SERIES powered by Hankook logo The announcement that Dutch agency CREVENTIC, promoters and organisers of the 24H SERIES powered by Hankook will be organising the 24-hour race at Silverstone from next year was received with great enthusiasm throughout the motorsport world. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 02

Bahrain gets ready to welcome WEC for season finale

FIA WEC Six Hours of Bahrain

Bahrain International Circuit (BIC) is all set to host one of the biggest events on its annual calendar: the FIA WEC Six Hours of Bahrain.  The endurance racing spectacle makes a grand return to Sakhir on November 20 and 21 as the eighth and final round of the 2015 World Endurance Championship (WEC). Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 02

Susie Wolff to rejoin David Coulthard on Team Scotland at ROC 2015

Wolff will rejoin forces with David Coulthard for Team Scotland in London following her successful ROC debut last year

News imageSusie Wolff, currently Willams Martini Racing’s Official Test Driver in F1, has become the latest driver confirmed for the 2015 Race Of Champions.

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