Major involvement from the defending champs in BES and BSS.
For the British round of the Blancpain Sprint Series, the grid of impressive GT machinery will be extended, with now 22 cars and no less than seven manufacturers represented.
Entry details for Baku World Challenge reveals 30 cars
The Dutch seaside resort hosts the third round of the 2014 season, after some spectacular action during the opening two rounds at Nogaro and Brands Hatch.
SRO Motorsports Group press release
Jeroen Bleekemolen and Hari Proczyk dominated the feature Blancpain Sprint Series event of the weekend at Brands Hatch.
Loeb and Parente reactions to their first win.
Lamborghini beat Audi by just 0.448s!
Jeroen Bleekemolen will share the front row for Sunday’s Qualifying Race with Belgian Audi Club Team WRT driver Laurens Vanthoor.
1-2 for Belgian Audi Club Team WRT at eventful FIA GT Series opener.
The FIA GT Series finale will be held on the streets of Baku in Azerbaijan, with the Baku World Challenge. A grid of thirty cars has been included on the provisional entry list, which has six Audi R8 LMS ultra entries.
It was the "Maximilian show" at Nogaro with the two Mercedes teammates snagging the victory in the maiden race of the 2014 BSS season.
The winners on the track were penalised due to an engine cutoff infraction during a pitstop.
Sebastien Loeb, taking part in a full International Series for the first time, starts from 3rd place on the grid with Portuguese team mate Alvaro Parente.
Pit notes from Friday at Nogaro.
Filip Salaquarda: "Track conditions were very difficult under the rain and I did not have any chance to keep the car under control in the aquaplaning."
Hari Proczyk : “Keeping the Mercedes behind was not as easy as it might have looked."
Veteran racer David Leslie and Apex Motorsport team principal Richard Lloyd died Sunday in a plane crash in Kent, England. The two, along with team member Christopher Allarton and two pilots, were en route to Nogaro, France for Monday's FIA GT3 ...
Audi will be sitting pretty on the grid for the BSS event at Zandvoort.
McLaren GT kicked off the 2013 European GT season in style, with French rally-ace Sébastien Loeb gets a good result in the opening round of the FIA GT Series at Nogaro.
Loeb completed 64 laps of the circuit during group testing for the FIA GT Series.
The teams and drivers now have a short break before the main race gets underway at 14.15cet this afternoon.
The grid for the third round of the 2014 Blancpain Sprint Series season has been set.
Stephen Errity, GT Correspondent
28 spectacular FIA GT Series cars are now ready to do battle in the first Baku World Challenge.