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2017 Liqui Moly Bathurst 12 Hour
By the time the chequered flag flew to complete the 12th and final hour of the 2017 Bathurst 12-Hour, the Interlloy/Wilson Storage KTM X-Bow had decimated the GT4 (Class C) field at Mount Panorama, but whilst the standout in the class, they were forced to withdraw from the event two hours from home, whilst a lap and a half up on their rivals.
The highest step on the podium at the Mount Panorama circuit was claimed by Toni Vilander
This past weekend, within the three driver line-ups to claim a podium finish at the 12 Hours of Bathurst, the biggest endurance race in Australia, there were two previous 24 Hours of Le Mans overall winners, Marc Lieb and Guy Smith, and three previous class winners, Toni Vilander, the winner in Australia, Patrick Long and Jonny Kane.
Andreas Bakkerud travelled from making his rally debut in Norway to drive a Ford Focus Supercar at the sho
Rallycross starred at the Autosport International Show in Birmingham last weekend, where announcements were made about 2017 and drivers and cars from the last five decades stole the show in the Live Action Arena.
The annual Autosport International Show at Birmingham’s NEC Arena is a popular fixture on the motorsport calendar
The race-prepared Tesla Model S, which is set to contest the Electric GT Championship, the world’s first 100% zero-emissions GT championship, was demonstrated for the first time in front of enthusiastic crowds in Autosport International’s Live Action Arena.
Autosport International in Birmingham kicked off yesterday and will come to a close on Sunday evening
WEC: Audi take emotional final win; Porsche’s Dumas, Jani and Lieb crowned World Champions (updated, +photos)
Bapco 6 Hours of Bahrain – The Le Mans winners are the new World Champions
The final round of the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship was an emotional one at the Bahrain International Circuit, with champions crowned, farewells to firm friends, and drama along the way. At the six-hour race in Bahrain the Porsche trio of Romain Dumas (FR), Neel Jani (CH) and Marc Lieb (DE) secured the drivers’ title in the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC).
Just before the signal is given for the official formation lap for the final race of the 2016 WEC season
Porsche 919 Hybrids to start second and third on the grid for the finale
In Audi Sport Team Joest’s final WEC qualifying session Lucas Di Grassi sets incredible fastest lap of 1m 38.828s to take pole position after Oliver Jarvis sets initial benchmark in No.8 Audi R18. The Porsche Team with the two 919 Hybrids achieved a good qualifying result in Bahrain.
Bapco 6 Hours of Bahrain
A good start for an important race weekend here in Bahrain
Hamilton dominated the race at the Circuit of the Americas, leading from start-to-finish to take his 50th F1 win and his fifth in the USA. It was also more significantly his first since the German Grand Prix back in July, a result that allow him to make in-roads into Rosberg’s Championship lead, cutting the margin from 33 points to 26 with three races remaining.
Hamilton finds his best form to snatch pole position from Nico Rosberg for the United States Grand Prix