Category: FIA GT, International Motorsport

Porsche 911 Turbo as Safety car of the 2018/19 WEC Season

  Although Porsche has bowed out of the WEC (World Endurance Championship) as factory squad, the Stuttgart marque is still very much involved in the Series by supplying safety cars. The safety car comes in the form of the one and only 911 Turbo.

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Inaugural Asian F3 Championship kicks off in July

  The first-ever F3 Asian Championship is all set to roll with about ten teams already registered in the series. The series is set to get underway this July in Malaysia at good ol’ Sepang Circuit. The registered teams, hailing from Asia, Europe and North America, are expected to field a total of 24 cars at the opening round on 13-15 July.

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Prokop and Przygonski take honors at Abu Dhabi Cross Country rally

  After six days of breathtaking action at the Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge the relief of those crossing the finish line was clear to see. Faced with over 1,000 kilometers of timed racing across the Liwa Desert it took monumental effort from every competitor who made it back to the Yas Marina Circuit safely.

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Blancpain GT Series kicks off at the Zolder track

  The Blancpain GT Series is ready to rock and roll into the new season with the first event upcoming at the Belgian track of Zolder, 7 – 8 April. The season-opening encounter will see teams and drivers looking to lay the foundations for a successful year at the undulating Belgian track, which has traditionally been a happy hunting ground for local favorites Belgian Team WRT.

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Three-hundredth Lamborghini Huracan race car rolls off assembly plant

  Lamborghini last week heralded the 300th Huracan race car at their assembly plant in Sant’Agata Bolognese. The racing car number 300 was produced, which dated back to 2015. The Huracan Super Trofeos and GT3s built by the Lambo Squadra Corse; an organization that is one of the most prolific Motorsport departments in the world.

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Customer Racing: 50th Audi R8 LMS GT4 rolls out

  As one of the most successful makes in Customer Racing, Audi has produced the 50th Audi R8 LMS GT4 which rolled off the assembly hall at “Audi Böllinger Höfe” in Heilbronn. The Audi R8 LMS GT4 will be competing this season in various series and single events in America, Asia, Australia and Europe.

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Peugeot Sport aim top spot with New 208 WRX

  With the new season of the World RallyCross (World Rx) around the corner, Team Peugeot aim for number one in the seedings since its debut in the series in 2014. To celebrate its first year in this competitive sport as a full factory entry, the Peugeit Sport team is preparing a 2018 version of the 208 WRX, which has already shown plenty of potential in rallycross since its debut.

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Porsche Motorsport to showcase New 911 GT3 RS at Geneva Motor Show

  Porsche Motorsport will present the latest race car treat at the Geneva Motor Show. the 911 GT3 RS with motorsport chassis and 383-kW (520-hp), four-liter, high-speed naturally aspirated engine.

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Rea leads all in final WSBK official pre-season test

  The two days of testing dedicated to WorldSBK and WorldSSP riders are over at the Australian circuit of Phillip Island that, next weekend, as per tradition, will host the first round of the WorldSBK (Superbike World Championship). It reaches its 31st edition this year, the fifteenth with Pirelli as the official Tyre supplier for all the classes.

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Gibson Technology sign LMP1 Engine contract with Rebellion Racing and Oreca

  Gibson Technology is pleased to announce a new contract with Rebellion Racing and chassis constructor Oreca to supply LMP1 engines for the 2018/19 World Endurance Championship (WEC) Super Season.

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