Tag Archive: SRO Motorsports Group

Apr 07

Stunning 30-car entry list set to kick off 2017 GT4 European Series Southern Cup in Nogaro

6 manufacturers represented over 30 cars and 16 teams for 50th Easter Cups

New dawn for France’s GT racing scene under the stewardship of SRO Motorsports Group. The 50th running of Nogaro’s iconic Easter Cups opens a new chapter on the French GT racing scene with the 2017 GT4 European Series Southern Cup – France’s revamped FFSA GT Championship kicking off on April 15-17.

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Apr 06

New prominent partners confirmed for 2017 GT4 European Series Southern Cup

These new major supporters bring along a wealth of trust and experience

The momentum and anticipation continue to rise ahead of the inaugural 2017 GT4 European Series Southern Cup campaign, as championship promoters SRO Motorsports Group confirm three new prominent partners. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 20

China GT Championship latest to adopt SRO’s GT4 class and BoP

Opening round of China GT Championship takes place at Audi Beijing Goldenport Motor Park 

SRO Motorsports Group is delighted to announce that the China GT Championship has become the latest series to adopt its GT4 class and Balance of Performance (BoP) regulations. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 07

Premier partners announced for 2017 GT4 European Series Southern Cup

FFSA GT Championship as part of its new-look GT4 European Series

SRO Motorsports Group is delighted to announce the first prominent partners that will officially support the 2017 GT4 European Series Southern Cup throughout its debut season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 04

SRO Motorsports join Suzuka Circuit and GTA to unveil first joint GT3/GT300 race

47th Summer Endurance Suzuka 10 Hours confirmed for August 2018

Global GT racing promoter SRO Motorsports Group has joined forces with SUPER GT Series organiser GTA and Mobilityland to stage the first ever joint GT3/GT300 race. The 10-hour endurance event will take place at the world famous Suzuka Circuit in Japan on 23-26 August 2018. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 04

Emotional pole for Ferrari and Toni Vilander

2017 Bathurst 12-Hour

At the wheel of the #88 Maranello Motorsport Ferrari Toni Vilander took pole for the Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour, opening round of the 2017 Intercontinental GT Challenge. Pole in the GT4 category went to #48 M-Motorsport KTM X-Bow GT4. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 12

Pirelli continues to supply new-look GT4 European Series exclusively, now including FFSA French GT Championship

Pirelli will return to the FFSA French GT Championship next year, as part of the new-look GT4 European Series, promoted by SRO Motorsports Group

The French series is part of an overall structure of regional GT racing throughout Europe, which forms the GT4 European Series. The GT4 European Series– which is split into the Northern Cup and Southern Cup, as well as an overall title – is organised and promoted by SRO, which is also behind the headlining Blancpain GT Series, where Pirelli has a long-term tyre supply agreement.

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Nov 29

Exciting 2016 season comes to a close at SRO Night of the Champions

The 2016 Blancpain GT Series proved to be an exciting affair

Exciting 2016 season comes to a close at SRO Night of the Champions 2016’s Blancpain GT Series campaign came to its formal conclusion last Sunday at the Tower of London where SRO’s Night of the Champions awards ceremony took place. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 01

MOTUL becomes Title Sponsor of Sepang 12 Hours

Motul Sepang 12 Hours

Internationally renowned oil and lubricant specialist Motul becomes the title sponsor of the Sepang 12 Hours, the final race of the inaugural edition of the Intercontinental GT Challenge, the premier global GT championship organised and promoted by the SRO Motorsports Group. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 29

Mercedes-AMG takes pole for 2016 Total 24 Hours of Spa

SRO Motorsports Group shapes the future of GT racing

Mercedes-AMG takes pole for 2016 Total 24 Hours of Spa Clemens Schmid, at the wheel of the #85 HTP Motorsport Mercedes-AMG, has claimed pole position for the 2016 Total 24 Hours of Spa, the highlight of the Blancpain GT Series and Intercontinental GT Challenge.

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Jul 14

SRO Motorsports Group enters into partnership with Champagne House Janisson

Champagne house Janisson is the most recent of exclusive companies joining SRO Motorsports Group

Total 24 Hours of Spa logo SRO Motorsports Group and Champagne house Janisson have started a new partnership for the Total 24 Hours of Spa, adding a prestigious name to an already impressive list of blue riband partners. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 15

SRO Motorsports Group creates the “Total 24 Hours of Spa Drivers Circle”

The 68th edition of the Total 24 Hours of Spa, held from July 26th to 31st 2016, will be an exceptional event, for more than one reason

First of all, it has been 15 years since the SRO Motorsports Group became involved in this legendary race. On this occasion SRO wishes to honour all those who played a part in making the history of the 24 Hours, by taking part in the Belgian endurance classic. That is why the SRO Motorsports Group, after reinvigorating the ‘Group N’-category, is now creating the “Total 24 Hours of Spa Drivers Circle”.

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May 07

10 years of GT3 celebrated today

This weekend sees the tenth anniversary of the start of the first GT3 series, the FIA GT3 European Championship

On May 6th-7th 2006, Silverstone hosted the inaugural races of what turned out to be the foundation of the current Blancpain GT Series.

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Apr 14

Stephane Ratel named to Pirelli World Challenge Board of Directors as SRO Motorsports acquires shareholding in WC Vision

SRO/Blancpain GT Series owner joins North America’s top GT Series

Expanded partnership between the Pirelli World Challenge and SRO Motorsports Group WC Vision announced today that SRO Motorsports Group owner and Blancpain GT Series CEO Stephane Ratel has been named to the WC Vision and the Pirelli World Challenge Board of Directors, as part of the SRO Motorsports Group becoming a shareholder in WC Vision.

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Mar 29

SRO Motorsports Group reaches out to the FFSA

From 1998 to 2010, SRO Motorsports Group successfully managed the FFSA French GT Championship

SRO Motorsports Group logo With an average of 38 cars taking part each season, and 29 cars competing in the first race of the 2010 season at Nogaro, it is with real sadness that the SRO Motorsports Group has noted the current situation of the FFSA French GT Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 10

Two intense days of testing kick off epic 2016 season

There was plenty to look out for then while the majority of teams focused on racking up mileage

Two intense days of testing kick off epic 2016 season The past two days have seen Blancpain GT Series teams and drivers making their final preparations for the upcoming season at Circuit Paul Ricard, where more than 50 cars were on track. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 09

2016 Blancpain GT Series reaches new heights

Record-breaking 38 cars for the opening round of the Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup in Misano

2016 Blancpain GT Series reaches new heights  Mercedes-Benz 2016’s Blancpain GT Series is shaping up to be the most competitive season in the championship’s history. With more cars than ever before competing in all 10 rounds of the campaign, the strongest grid in the history of the Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup and further confirmation of the Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup’s prestige, the world’s biggest GT series just got bigger! Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 29

The SRO Motorsports Group is pleased to announce that the partnership with fuel and lubricant specialist Total will continue in 2016

SRO Motorsports Group continues partnership with Total

SRO Motorsports Group continues partnership with Total All fuels for the Blancpain GT Series and Blancpain GT Sports Club will be supplied by the Racing fuels department under the brand ELF, with Total remaining the title sponsor of the Total 24 Hours of Spa. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 17

SRO announces exciting developments for the 2016 Blancpain Ultracar Sports Club programme

The unique showcase for the world’s rarest and most beautiful cars

Blancpain Ultracar Sports Club logo SRO’s Ultracar Sports Club, the unique networking and driving opportunity for owners and manufacturers of the world’s most exclusive and extreme performance cars, announces title sponsorship from prestigious Swiss watch maker Blancpain. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 10

SRO Motorsports Group donates 2015 fines to charity

To say that the 2015 season of the Blancpain GT Series was an eventful one would be an understatement

SRO Motorsports Group logo Drivers and teams went to the limit in their efforts to score a good result, but in the heat of battle they sometimes went beyond those limits as well. This resulted in many a stewards’ decision and in some cases those infringements of the rules were sanctioned by a fine. All monetary fines were paid to the SRO Motorsports Fund. Read the rest of this entry »

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