Category Archive: Touring – Endurance

Mar 01

GT Asia Series prepares for 12-race program in 2015

2015 GT Asia Series

GT Asia Series Off the back of a record season in 2014, the FIA sanctioned GT Asia Series has revealed an impressive 11-race programme across five countries for 2015, with plans for the series’ first 3 hour race set for Malaysia during September.

Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 27

ELMS the 2015 regulation part II

What is the points system in ELMS ?

European Le Mans Series logo The European Le Mans Series will start at the Paul Ricard circuit in three weeks with the annual official test session.

Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 27

WEC – Patrick Dempsey in the desert!

The actor-driver will return to the Las Vegas, Nevada desert after winning his class in 2013.

2014-07-13-1722 From March 13-15, Patrick Dempsey will participate in the Mint 400, the most famous off-road race in the U.S. since Pikes Peak was paved. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 26

Former President Carter, famed newscaster Cronkite among celebrities who developed affection for Mobil 1 Twelve Hours Of Sebring (+ video)

McQueen, Smothers Both Class Winners Of Event

What do a U.S. President, one of America’s most renowned broadcasters, and an astronaut who walked on the moon have in common? Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 26

Entries for the Hankook 24H DUBAI 2016 now open

Preparations for the 2016 season are already underway

With the next round, the Hankook 12H ITALY-MUGELLO (13-14 March, 2015) coming up, the 2015 24H SERIES powered by Hankook are running in full swing.

Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 26

Corvette Racing’s Ryan Briscoe looks to carry Daytona momentum to Sebring

Briscoe is looking to make it two in a row at Sebring

Ryan Briscoe had a competitive run in the No. 3 Corvette C7.R co-driven by Jan Magnussen and Antonio Garcia in both the Rolex 24 At Daytona and Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida in 2014, although various issues kept the team off the podium in both events.

Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 26

NOLAsport preparing for home cooking in April in New Orleans

NOLAsport owner Jon Scheurich and driver John Crosby are teaming up to compete in Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge

In 1986, John Crosby and Jon Scheurich brought a Porsche 944 to the Classic Motorsports Mitty event at Road Atlanta, driving it around the famous circuit with street cars.

 

Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 25

Tickets for Total 24 Hours of Spa now on sale

Race Tickets include free entrance to practice and qualifying on Thursday and Friday

Blancpain Endurance Series logo Ticket sales for this year’s edition of the Total 24 Hours of Spa have started. The highlight of the 2015 Blancpain Endurance Series promises yet again to be an event not to be missed, with plenty of action throughout the week. Tickets are available online on ticketmaster.be. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 25

Full start grid for the Hankook 12H Italy-Mugello

Only a few teams are still looking for drivers

24H SERIES powered by Hankook logo Within three weeks from now the second round of the 24H SERIES powered by Hankook, the Hankook 12H ITALY-MUGELLO, will take place in Italy. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 25

Young star Lazare eager to make championship charge with Kelly Moss

In 2014, Jesse Lazare was the new kid.

Jesse Lazare will drive for the powerful Kelly Moss Motorsports team in Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama competition in 2015.

Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 25

Australian GT; Tomas Enge relishing chance to race on Adelaide streets

Australian GT Championship presented by Pirelli

M-Motorsport_Camaro_GT3_016_JS_mod_resize During this weekend’s opening round of the Australian GT Championship, a former Formula One driver will make his debut on a circuit that until now, he has only previously seen during television broadcasts of the Australian Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 24

IMSA appoints new race directors in development, single-make series

Forbes-Robinson, Snyder, Dale Bring Vast Experience to Prototype Lites, Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA/Canada, Lamborghini Super Trofeo, Ferrari Challenge

IMSA logo Elliott Forbes-Robinson, Todd Snyder and Terry Dale will serve as race directors for the five International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) Development and Single-Make Series for the 2015 season, as the sanctioning body continues to build a strong, unified officiating team for its championships. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 23

ELMS The 2015 Regulation – Part I

The Four categories

ELMS - newscategories2015 The 2015 ELMS will start in one month, with the official test session which will take place at the Circuit Paul Ricard in the south of France on March 23rd and 24th. In the meantime, let’s have a look at some details of the 2015 ELMS regulations. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 20

New venue to provide challenge for Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama teams during NOLA test

As they say in Cajun Country, laissez les bon temps rouler – let the good times roll.

Teams and drivers will continue to prepare for the 2015 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama season at a test Feb. 24-25 at NOLA Motorsports Park near New Orleans Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 20

Prototype Lites field prepares for 2015 season

New Venue Feb. 24-25 At NOLA Test

Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda 2014 logo Many top teams and drivers from the Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda championship will test Feb. 24-25 at NOLA Motorsports Park, a new venue for the IMSA Development Series. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 19

BTCC hailed as one of the world’s very best racing series

Championship highly rated in Autosport Magazine feature

The Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship has today (19 February) been recognised by the prestigious motor sport publication ‘Autosport’ magazine as one of the very best tin-top championships in the world. Seven key motor sport journalists rated the eight major touring car series in a number of key areas, covering both the sporting and entertainment values of each. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 19

Australian GT Championship presented by Pirelli: 2-time Australian GT Champion moves to Audi

Griffith Corporation Audi R8 LMS GT3

Mark Griffith Audi Mockup v7 After claiming back-to-back Australian GT, GT Sports championship trophies in 2014, popular Queensland competitor Mark Griffith pronounced himself ready to ‘step up’ to the more outright categories in 2015, with the revelation that he’d taken delivery of a former front-running GT3 Ferrari 430 in which to go after the Challenge class title this season, but a chance opportunity at the final round of the 2014 season in New Zealand, made a big impact on that decision.. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 19

Series newcomer House mixes business, racing with successful technology background

Dave House understands that connection better than most.

Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda 2014 logo Dave House, front, is making the jump from Radical competition into Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda this season with ONE Motorsports.

Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 18

Davide Rigon with AF Corse in FIA WEC and new web-site

Davide will once again take the wheel of his Ferrari 458 Italia GTE

Davide Rigon logo 2015 marks the start of yet another season for Davide Rigon as he sets forth as one of the pilots to watch during the FIA World Endurance Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 18

Jason Plato and Colin Turkington join Team BMR

Top two drivers from 2014 to race under the same banner

Two of the front-running drivers in the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship are set to race for the same team in 2015, as reigning champion Colin Turkington will compete alongside fellow double champion and 2014 runner-up, Jason Plato. Read the rest of this entry »

Older posts «