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Apr 12

KCMG Composites and Stephane Sarrazin extend their FIA WRC partnership in 2017

Sarrazin unveiled his new Skoda R5

Sarrazin unveiled his new Skoda R5Following the announcement of Stephane Sarrazin’s newly-launched racing team early this month, KCMG Composites has once again committed their support to the French ace’s FIA World Rally Championship’s campaign in 2017. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 02

Kamui Kobayashi joins KCMG for 2017 Super Formula campaign

This season, Kobayashi will divide his time between FIA WEC’s LMP1 grid with Toyota and Super Formula with KCMG

Kamui Kobayashi joins KCMG for 2017 Super Formula campaign KC Motorgroup Ltd. (KCMG) is pleased to announce that Kamui Kobayashi will represent the Hong Kong-based squad in their 2017 Super Formula campaign, following the official announcement made during Toyota Gazoo Racing’s highly anticipated motorsport pre-season event held in Mega Web, Tokyo this morning.

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Jan 09

KCMG commence 2017 with Asian Le Mans challenge at Buriram

The #51 Audi R8 LMS GT3 entry shared by Go-Max, Toru Tanaka and Tetsuya Tanaka concluded the event 10th place in class

KCMG commence 2017 with Asian Le Mans challenge at Buriram KC Motorgroup Ltd. (KCMG) returned to racing action as the Hong Kong-based outfit’s 2017 motorsport calendar kicked off with the Asian Le Mans Series’ penultimate round at Chang International Circuit in Thailand over the weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 02

WEC: Presentation of the 2016 6 Hours of Shanghai

With its 5,000 skyscrapers, the city is a stunning symbol of China’s economic boom

Shanghai circuit The next-to-last round of the 2016 World Endurance Championship (WEC) season will take place Sunday in Shanghai, the “pearl of the Orient.” Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 30

The 24 Hours of Le Mans at Hong Kong Art Week by way of KCMG

Artist Frog King decorated the winning Oreca 05 on display during art week in Hong Kong

The 24 Hours of Le Mans at Hong Kong Art Week by way of KCMGIn 2015, Hong Kong-based team KCMG became the first Chinese team to win a class victory, in LM P2, at the 24 Hours of Le Mans.

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Sep 02

WEC: Hola Mexico, first impressions by the drivers

Porsche sets the fastest lap of the day in Mexico City

2016-07-24-Sunday-0015 Porsche enjoyed a busy and trouble free beginning to the Mexico race weekend with the two 919 Hybrids. The first day of the fifth round of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) saw a 90-minute test session and two free practice sessions of the same duration each. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 24

WEC: Porsche repeats last year’s victory at the Nürburgring

6 Hours of Nurburgring

2016-07-24-Sunday-0151The reigning world champions Timo Bernhard (DE), Brendon Hartley (NZ) and Mark Webber (AU) repeated their last year’s win at the six-hour race at the Nürburgring (DE).

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Jul 22

WEC: KCMG sets sight on podium at Nurburgring

6 Hours of Nurburgring

2016-06-15_Wednesday-0032 KCMG travels to the majestic Eifel mountains as FIA World Endurance Championship resumes following a drawn-out interval after Le Mans. The highly anticipated 6 Hours of Nurburgring, the fourth event of the world championship, is set to take place on July 24. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 16

24 Hours of Le Mans: Top-10 start for KCMG

Defending LMP2 champions focus on race set-up during rain-affected qualifying sessions

2016-06-15_Wednesday-0178 KC Motogroup (KCMG) placed their #47 ORECA-05 Nissan in ninth place on the grid for the 84th running of the Le Mans 24 Hours (June 18/19), with the conditions proving tricky throughout the three qualifying sessions.

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Jun 15

24 Hours of Le Mans: KCMG enjoy promising first day at Le Mans

The outfit still managed to finish ninth after the incident-packed two hours

KCMG KC Motorgroup Ltd. (KCMG) kick-started the defence of their LMP2 24 Hours of Le Mans title in the best possible way, after they set the pace during practice on Wednesday (June 15).

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Jun 10

24 hours of Le Mans: KCMG focus on Le Mans race week after a promising Test Day

The Hong Kong-based team is looking to retain its LMP2 Le Mans title

KCMG KC Motorgroup Ltd. (KCMG) enjoyed a successful Le Mans 24 Hours Test Day (June 4-5) and the team now look toward the race week, which begins with the traditional Scrutineering at the Place de la République (June 12). Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 03

LMP2 victors KCMG make return to La Sarthe

Le Mans 24 Hours

KCMG KC Motorgroup Ltd. (KCMG) is set to defend its LMP2 title at the world famous Le Mans 24 Hours, starting with the official Test Day this weekend (June 4/5). The Hong-Kong based outfit is excited to return to the endurance classic with last year’s winners Matt Howson and Richard Bradley, from the United Kingdom, and Tsugio Matsuda from Japan. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 24

KCMG reveals 2016 Le Mans 24 livery for ORECA 05

The Le Mans 24 Hours will take place at the legendary Circuit des 24 Heures on June 18-19

KCMG reveals 2016 Le Mans 24 livery for ORECA 05 KC Motorgroup Ltd. (KCMG) is set for their Le Mans 24 Hours comeback and have revealed their new livery for the Nissan-powered ORECA 05.

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Apr 30

WEC: KCMG confirms Le Mans driver line up

Chinese team KCMG has confirmed the driver line up with which it will defend its LMP2 crown at the Le Mans 24 Hours in June

British duo Richard Bradley and Matt Howson will join with Japanese driver Tsugio Matsuda in the No.47 ORECA 05 Nissan for the team’s one-off LMP2 entry in 2016.  Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 28

Positive first contact with the KCMG Porsche for Camathias

Joel Camathias took part to the FIA WEC Prologue at the Paul Ricard last weekend

2016-03-24-0087 The official pre-season testing session of the World Endurance Championship gave the Swiss driver the opportunity to test the new Porsche 911 RSR which he will drive in 2016 and to work with his new team, KCMG.

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Mar 23

Joel Camathias back to the FIA WEC in 2016 !

Swiss driver to drive the KCMG Porsche 911 RSR

Joel Camathias Joel Camathias today announced his racing plans for 2016, and what plans! The Swiss driver will return to the FIA World Endurance Championship, the pinnacle of endurance racing, driving in the LMGTE AM category a Porsche 911 RSR of Hong-Kong based team KCMG.

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Oct 11

WEC: Porsche take epic Fuji 1-2

Brendon Hartley, Mark Webber and Timo Bernhard claimed a third consecutive WEC victory

Porsche celebrated another 1-2 finish after an action-packed and eventful sixth round of the 2015 FIA World Endurance Championship at a wet Fuji Speedway today. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 17

Celebrating The Spirit of Le Mans in Texas

6 Hours of Circuit of The Americas

Lone Star Le Mans, Circuit of The Americas’ Texas twist on the world’s greatest endurance race, the 24 Hours of Le Mans, returns to Austin September 17 through September 19.

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Aug 30

6 Hours of the Nurburgring: Porsche beat Audi to win at Home in Germany (updated)

Manthey complete perfect day for Porsche

2015-08-30 - SundayPorsche Team took a memorable 1-2 finish on home soil at the Nurburgring today as the No.17 Porsche 919 Hybrid car claimed a maiden win for Mark Webber, Timo Bernhard and Brendon Hartley. It was the second consecutive WEC win for Porsche after its Le Mans triumph in June.

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Aug 17

Nick Tandy, from Porsche to KCMG

In 2015 he won at the 24 Hours along with Nico Hülkenberg and Earl Bamber

2015-06-14-The Race-0179After having won at the 2015 24 Hours of Le Mans as a factory Porsche LM P1 driver at the wheel of the 919 Hybrid, at the 6 Hours of Nürburgring Nick Tandy will rejoin Chinese team KCMG…itself a winner at Le Mans in the LM P2 class in June! Read the rest of this entry »

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