Category Archive: Touring – Endurance

Apr 28

The Squadre Clienti Maserati on track in Europe and America

The next event on the European calendar will be Pau, France, on 14-15 May

Marcus Hoggarth_ Abbie Eaton - Ebor GT Motosport (2) The Squadre Clienti Maserati had a fantastic showing at Monza on 23-24 April. The GranTurismo MC GT4s picked up two wins in the 2016 Competition102 GT4 European Series.

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Apr 28

Buhk and Baumann eager to defend two-point lead around Brands Hatch rollercoaster

One pole position, two podium finishes: Buhk and Baumann did not require a win in Italy to claim top spot in the Blancpain GT Series drivers’ standings

Buhk and Baumann eager to defend two-point lead around Brands Hatch rollercoaster After the Italian double-header of Misano and Monza, Blancpain GT Series’ teams and drivers now head to Great Britain for back-to-back meetings at Brands Hatch and Silverstone. First up is the former GP circuit in Kent, which hosts round three of the Blancpain GT Series and where HTP Motorsport drivers Maxi Buhk and Dominik Baumann are aiming to defend their slender lead in the drivers’ standings. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 27

New teams and drivers to take green flag in season opener of Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North America

This season marks the first time the Huracán will line up solo on the grid

Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North America starts its 2016 championship this weekend at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. The green flag will drop on the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North America season as the series starts its 2016 championship April 28-May 1 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in Monterey, California.  Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 27

Ex-Manor F1 boss John Booth joins Toro Rosso

Former Manor boss John Booth returns to F1 with Scuderia Toro Rosso, it is announced

John Booth - photo DPPI - Eric VargioluScuderia Toro Rosso has announced John Booth has joined its F1 team as a consultant in the role of ‘Director of Racing’. The 61 year-old is one of the founding members of the Manor Racing team, which competed in junior categories for almost two decades before progressing to F1 in 2010 under the Virgin Racing banner, which became Marussia and then back to Manor in 2015.

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Apr 27

WEC: The Spirit of Le Mans comes to Brussels

6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps

The FIA World Endurance Championship last night hosted Belgium’s leading motorsport media at a relaxed and convivial dinner in the centre of Brussels ahead of the fifth edition of the WEC 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps on Saturday, 7th May. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 27

Defending race winner Visit Florida Racing returns to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca 

“We are going into Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca with a lot of motivation” – Ryan Dalziel

Successful Test for Visit Florida Racing at Daytona International Speedway DRIVING AT MAZDA RACEWAY: Ryan Dalziel and Marc Goossens will drive the No. 90 Visit Florida Racing Corvette Daytona Prototype. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 26

Change Racing set for three car campaign in 2016 Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North America Championship

Beginning this weekend at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

2016-01-14-11-09-23_0113 Father and son duo of Dr. Jim Norman and Josh Norman, Luis Rodriguez, and Corey Lewis ready to add to Change Racing legacy in LBST competition Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 26

Kia Racing confirms technical partnership with Hexathron Racing Systems for 2016 China Touring Car Championship

The first round of China Touring Car Championship is at the Jiangsu Wanchi International Circuit

KIA K3 (CTCC 2016) After the excellent 2015 racing season, ended with the Manufacturers championship win, KIA Racing works team has confirmed Hexathron Racing Systems as main technical partner for 2016 China Touring Car Championship.

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Apr 26

Mazda Motorsports, Jonathan Bomarito looking for home track advantage

DC/Miller Motorsport looks for third PC victory of 2016

There’s no place like home for Jonathan Bomarito. The native of Monterey, California will be looking to carry Mazda Motorsports’ momentum from the recent race at Long Beach to a strong finish in Sunday’s Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix powered by Mazda at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.

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Apr 26

Czech track to host 24H Series powered by Hankook season finale (Oct. 14-15, 2016)

Back to Brno

Start Hankook 12H EPILOG BRNO 2015_800pix After the success of the inaugural running last year, the Hankook 12H Epilog Brno (October 14-15, 2016) will again serve as the season finale for the 24H Series powered by Hankook.

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Apr 25

Samantha Tan has a breakout weekend at the NASA Mid-Ohio event

Samantha Tan participated in two races this  weekend at the Mid-Ohio Sport Car Course in Lexington, Ohio

Samantha Tan  MidOhio-2a The races were run with the National Auto Sport Association (NASA) as fill races to keep Samantha busy between her last event with Pirelli World Challenge (PWC) at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin Texas March 5-6 and the next one at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in Bowmanville, Ontario next May.

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Apr 25

WTCC: Bennani and López are the rain masters

Loeb’s team lights up in the WTCC

Race report: Bennani and López are the WTCC rain mastersThe FIA World Touring Car Championship delivered two dramatic races on a wet day at the Hungaroring, with Mehdi Bennani (Morocco) and José María López (Argentina) triumphing in slippery conditions.

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Apr 25

WEC: 34 entries ready to light up Spa-Francorchamps

The iconic and beautifully scenic Spa-Francorchamps circuit is one that everyone within the WEC paddock looks forward to visiting

It is a firm favourite of teams and drivers, it warmly welcomes many thousands of passionate, multi-national endurance racing fans each year, and is the venue for the competitors’ traditional final rehearsal for the third round of the WEC, the 24 Hours of Le Mans…and all on a holiday weekend in Belgium! Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 25

Benoit Treluyer fired up!

“Regardless of what happened, Silverstone will remain a very good weekend for us”

2016-04-17-0034 Benoit Treluyer and his Audi Sport team-mates Marcel Fassler and Andre Lotterer found the answers they were looking for at last weekend’s 6 Hours of Silverstone, the opening round of the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship, where their strong showing laid a very promising foundation for the upcoming campaign. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 24

Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup – Round 2 – Monza

Garage 59 McLaren takes win after nail-biting finish

Garage 59 McLaren takes win after nail-biting finish An epic fight between Shane Van Gisbergen in the #58 Garage 59 McLaren and Maxi Buhk in the #84 HTP Motorsport Mercedes-AMG decided the Monza round of the 2016 Blancpain GT Series.

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Apr 24

Surprise victory for Armindo-Hassid in Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Europe at Monza

Two safety cars affect the final result of Race 2

Surprise victory for Armindo-Hassid in Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Europe at Monza The opening round of the 2016 Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Europe at Monza was marked by a big variety of protagonists: from the victory in Race 1 of Dennis Lind at his debut, to the success of Konrad Motorsport with the duo formed by Nicolas Armindo and Henry Hassid, who won Race 2. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 24

TRG doubles down for Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca with Aston Martin, Lamborghini

TRG will also participate in the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North America serie

The Racers Group (TRG) is headed to Monterey to reveal a few surprises that have been in the works at its Petaluma, CA-based headquarters.

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Apr 23

Dennis Lind wins at his debut race of the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Europe

47 cars on grid at the opening round in Monza

Dennis Lind wins at his debut race of the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Europe Dry weather, followed by rain, then sunny again: with unpredictable weather conditions and a grid with 47 cars, the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Europe has started today in Monza. Read the rest of this entry »

Apr 23

2016 Total 24 Hours of Spa poster unveiled

Obviously, the action on the track plays a major role during the weekend

During the Monza event, the second round of the 2016 Blancpain GT Series, the official poster for the upcoming Total 24 Hours of Spa was revealed.
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Apr 22

Battle for position will resume at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

The absence of Chris Green and Marco Cirone will open the door for other championship hopefuls

Battle for position will resume at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca Competition will intensify April 28-30 during Rounds 3 and 4 of the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama season at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in Monterey, California, after an exciting start to the 2016 season in March at Sebring International Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

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