Category Archive: Touring – Endurance

Mar 28

ByKOLLES RACING ready for WEC season

ByKOLLES RACING ready for WEC season following Paul Ricard test debut

2015-28-03-35The FIA WEC Season 2015 kicked off yesterday (27th March) with the official prologue at the French circuit Paul Ricard.

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Mar 28

Alpine gearing up to endurance racing 2015 world tour!

The Alpine A450b posted the third-best lap time of the two-day test in the LM P2 class.

2015-28-03-49Signatech-Alpine has successfully completed the 2015 FIA World Endurance Championship’s pre-season Prologue at Le Castellet, France.

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Mar 28

Pierre Ragues enjoys competitive Prologue with Team Sard Morand

Pierre joined his new Team Sard Morand team-mates Oliver Webb and Tristan Vautier

2015-28-03-102Pierre Ragues has completed his first official World Endurance Championship test session of 2015 today as Circuit Paul Ricard hosted the traditional Prologue.

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Mar 28

BTCC ready for Brands Hatch blast off

All change at the top leaves 2015 season wide open

BTCC 2015 - cars One of the most unpredictable Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship seasons ever is set to roar into life next weekend (4/5 April) at Brands Hatch in Kent. With almost all of the championship front-runners having switched teams or cars during the off-season, the biggest prize in UK motor sport is all to play for. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 27

Extensive cooperation between Blancpain GT Series and Pirelli World Challenge

“The Pirelli World Challenge and the Blancpain GT Series share similar desires”

Blancpain  24 heures de Spa The Blancpain GT Series and Pirelli World Challenge, arguably among the best GT Series in the world, have established an extensive cooperation which will see the best teams of the two Series in action on both sides of the Atlantic. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 27

Nogaro kicks off exciting 2015 Blancpain GT Series

Blancpain Sprint Series – Round 1 – Nogaro 

Blancpain Sprint Series It will be at the French Circuit Paul Armagnac in Nogaro that the 2015 Blancpain GT Series will get underway. This first meeting will count towards the Blancpain Sprint Series as well, with several new faces – and cars! – on what arguably must be the fastest GT grid in the world. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 27

Action continues after one third of the season in the 24H Series powered by Hankook

Both races were a tremendous success

With the Hankook 24H Dubai and the Hankook 12H Italy-Mugello, the first two rounds of the 2015 24H SERIES powered by Hankook are in the books.

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Mar 27

Eight hours of live ITV coverage to start new BTCC season

Extended TV schedules released on both sides of the Atlantic

BTCC logo The 2015 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship is set to dominate the ITV4 schedule on Easter Sunday (5 April) with a whopping eight hours of live, free-to-air and exclusive UK television coverage from the opening event of the season at Brands Hatch. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 27

Patel pushes through pain for gratifying Platinum Masters Podium at Sebring

Patel overcame the pain from a broken left foot suffered in a crash during testing

A discovery Jay Patel made while climbing out of bed in late February at his Indiana home led him on an unlikely journey to the podium three weeks later at Sebring International Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 27

R.Ferri Motorsport Racing with Ferrari set for St. Pete

Both team and driver have won on picturesque Florida circuit

After making a winning start to the season with driver Olivier Beretta putting the No. 61 Ferrari 458 Italia in victory lane at the Circuit of the Americas, Toronto-based R.Ferri Motorsport RACING WITH FERRARI will be back in Pirelli World Challenge action this weekend in St. Petersburg as the series stages Rounds 3 and 4 of the 2015 championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 25

GT Racing team owner Eric Cote is a man filled with passion for racing and pride for his home, the Canadian province of Quebec

Quebec-based GT Racing prideful, passionate in preparation for 2015 season 

2013-08-10_0373 The Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin series had three Quebec-based teams in 2014, and Cote is honored to represent one. GT Racing is based in the Montreal suburb of Mirabel. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 25

BTCC: Jason Plato lays down 2015 gauntlet

Team BMR sets the pace in Season Launch test at Donington Park

BTCC logo Two-time Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Champion Jason Plato laid down the gauntlet to his rivals today (24 March) at the Season Launch official test at Donington Park. The seasoned campaigner set the fastest time during the afternoon running – a 1:10.249s – just pipping his new Team BMR stable-mate and reigning BTCC champion Colin Turkington by 0.006s. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 25

Two-time defending Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda Lites 2 class champion Brian Alder brings more than driving skill and speed to the racetrack

Reigning Lites 2 Champion Alder brings more than driving to series

Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda - Brian Alder Alder, a resident of Plain City, Ohio, puts on his driver helmet while competing in the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) Development Series. But he also wears a hat as a team owner at the track, running the BAR 1 Motorsports team that fields his Prototype Lites entry and a car in the Prototype Challenge class of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 24

ELMS: Oreca fastest at Paul Ricard

The fastest LMGTE contender was the no56 AT Racing Ferrari 458 Italia

European Le Mans Series logo Overall the fastest car of the two days was the no48 Murphy Prototypes Oreca 03R-Nissan, with Nathanael Berthon setting a 1m48.155 lap during the first session on day one. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 24

Impressive 2015 BTCC entry list confirmed

Change of machinery for BTCC’s list of champions while Andy Priaulx and Nic Hamilton among those joining the fray 

BTCC 2015 - cars An unprecedented 32-car entry has been confirmed for the 2015 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship during today’s (24 March) Season Launch event at Donington Park. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 24

Live TV Coverage on Motors TV, BT Sport and TV2 for ELMS in 2015

ELMS : Live broadcasting on Motors TV, BT Sport and TV2

European Le Mans Series logo The European Le Mans Series will receive more live coverage in 2015 as viewers in the UK, Denmark and across Europe will be able to watch the races live. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 23

The sun shines on the start of 2015 ELMS

ELMS Circuit Paul Ricard  Day 1

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The 2015 European Le Mans Series competitors got their first opportunity to get on track at the Circuit Paul Ricard during the first of the two day official test session, which took place in bright and sunny conditions in the South of France.

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Mar 23

Colin Thompson: From F1600 to World Challenge

Abbreviated 12-Hour Debut for Thompson

Colin Thompson is on a mission to set himself apart from the competition, and the F1600 Formula F Championship Series helped him do just that. After kicking off his 2015 season with two Pirelli World Challenge wins, Colin Thompson was looking forward to racing in his first-ever Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring with the esteemed Flying Lizard Motorsports.

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Mar 23

Bright and safe future for Total 24 Hours of Spa

SRO Motorsports Group has implemented a number of measures to increase safety during the event

Paul Mannes, Stephane Ratel, François Cornelis, Jean-Paul Phillipot SRO Motorsports Group is proud to announce that the RACB, Total and RTBF have all expressed their wish to continue their partnership for the Total 24 Hours of Spa. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 22

ELMS is ready to go for 2015 season

The first 4-hour session of the Official Test will begin at 09h00

ELMS 2015 Tomorrow at the Circuit Paul Ricard the teams and drivers taking part in the 2015 European Le Mans Series will begin the two day Official Test, their first opportunity to directly compare their performance against their nearest rivals.

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