Sportscar Racing News

15 Jul 19
Sportscar Racing News

Meyer Shank Racing drivers Trent Hindman and Mario Farnbacher have extended their GTD championship lead after a podium finish at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. The pair now head to the shortest track on the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship schedule for the Northeast Grand Prix at Lime Rock Park. The momentum has been rolling for the […]

15 Jul 19
Sportscar Racing News

As the IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge season hits the halfway mark, TeamTGM returns to Connecticut in pursuit of another race victory in the Lime Rock Park 120. The team has shown impressive pace in the two most recent races but is looking for that needed dose of racing luck to close the deal and emerge […]

15 Jul 19
Sportscar Racing News

Highly rated young GT racer Stuart Middleton made a very welcome return to the Lamborghini Super Trofeo Europe podium at Zandvoort in The Netherlands over the weekend, 13th/14th July, with third place in round five and second in a rain-hit sixth round – just missing the win by a mere 0.4 seconds. Ashington 19-year-old Middleton, […]

15 Jul 19
Sportscar Racing News

Emil Frey Racing duo Albert Costa and Giacomo Altoè reclaimed the joint lead of the International GT Open championship with their second victory of the season in the first race at the Red Bull Ring in Austria. Meanwhile, in the sixth round of the Blancpain GT World Challenge Europe season at Zandvoort, Lamborghini took three […]

15 Jul 19
Sportscar Racing News

For GRT Grasser Racing, the Zandvoort weekend was the third of the Blancpain GT World Challenge Europe season after Brands Hatch and Misano. The team arrived at the circuit set amid the North Sea dunes with two Lamborghini Huracán GT3 EVOs – the number 63 to race in the Pro class and the number 19 […]

15 Jul 19
Sportscar Racing News

Dan McKay put in another strong performance in the GT4 European Series at the weekend (July 12-14) as he recorded a fifth podium of the season. Driving with team-mate Benjamin Lessennes in the duo’s Equipe Verschuur McLaren 570S GT4, the Scottish driver fended off heavy pressure from championship rivals to help secure third- and fourth-place […]

15 Jul 19
Sportscar Racing News

United Autosports are preparing for the third round of the European Le Mans Series and the fourth round of the Michelin Le Mans Cup this weekend at Barcelona (19-20 July). The 4 Hours of Barcelona marks the first time United Autosports will race modern day sports cars at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, the only previous […]

15 Jul 19
Sportscar Racing News

Ollie Wilkinson and Optimum Motorsport team-mate Jonny Adam took an historic victory to win the 200th race of the International GT Open series at the Red Bull Ring in Austria. The pairing – a one-off combination for the fourth round – produced an untouchable performance in the second race of the weekend, sealing Wilkinson’s maiden […]

15 Jul 19
Sportscar Racing News

Henrique Chaves achieved an important fourth place today in the second race of the International GT Open’s Red Bull Ring round, which allows him to continue in the lead of the Drivers’ Standings. After yesterday’s podium, the Portuguese was decided to get another good result today and in the qualifying he showed that he was […]

15 Jul 19
Sportscar Racing News

Audi made the Formula E decider gripping until the last lap. At the New York finale, the Audi Sport ABT Schaeffler team claimed the runners-up honours in the electric racing series. Audi driver Lucas di Grassi concluded the 2018/2019 season in third place of the drivers’ championship. The last race was won by Robin Frijns […]

15 Jul 19
Sportscar Racing News

Nissan e.dams continued its impressive run of podium results with a third-place finish today for Sebastien Buemi – a result which elevated him to second place in the ABB FIA Formula E driver’s championship standings. The podium finish was Nissan’s fifth in succession and fourth in a row for Buemi. After finishing second in Germany, […]

15 Jul 19
Sportscar Racing News

BMW i Andretti Motorsport has finished the ABB FIA Formula E Championship 2018/19 with another podium success. At the wheel of the #27 BMW iFE.18, Alexander Sims (GBR) secured second place in the New York City E-Prix after starting the race from pole position. After the 13th and final race of the season, Sims stood […]

14 Jul 19
Sportscar Racing News

Christopher Haase and Simon Gachet made it six winners from as many races in Blancpain GT World Challenge Europe as French squad Sainteloc Racing took a well-deserved victory at Zandvoort, ensuring that La Marseillaise was played during the podium ceremony on Bastille Day. The #25 Audi R8 LMS was the class of the field in […]

14 Jul 19
Sportscar Racing News

Aaro Vainio and Hugo de Sadeleer registered their best performance so far in the Blancpain GT World Challenge Europe at Zandvoort in the Netherlands this weekend. In Saturday’s race around the dunes on the North Sea coast, the two Juniors finished sixth overall, which was enough to give them a maiden victory in the Silver […]