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Wed 31 Dec 2003
2004 FIA GT Championship schedule

2004 FIA GT Championship schedule

2004 FIA GT Championship calendar Date Circuit Location 03/26-28 Autodromo Nazionale Monza Monza, Italy 04/16-18 Circuito de la Comunidad Valenciana* Valencia, ...

Andrea Piccini signs with Lister

Andrea Piccini signs with Lister

It's official: Andrea Piccini will be with Lister in 2004 for the "LMES" and the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Andrea Piccini first test on board the Lister Storm LMP was on November 28th and at that time the negotiations between the Tuscan and the...

Wed 17 Dec 2003
MorganWorks driver Sharpe to attend LA Autoshow

MorganWorks driver Sharpe to attend LA Autoshow

MorganWorks Race Team driver makes guest appearance at LA Autoshow Malvern, England, December 16 2003 - Adam Sharpe, the 19 year-old star driver for the official MorganWorks Race Team, is set to make a personal appearance on the Morgan stand ...

Tue 09 Dec 2003
Lamborghini Murci?lago R-GT Austria test
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Lamborghini Murci?lago R-GT Austria test

7 December 2003 -- Lamborghini undertook further testing of its Murciélago R-GT with a two-day outing at Salzburgring, Austria at the beginning of December with Dutchman Peter Kox behind the wheel. "The car ran beautifully and it was great to...

Sun 30 Nov 2003
Andrea Piccini tests Lister Storm LMP

Andrea Piccini tests Lister Storm LMP

The development of the Lister Storm LMP has started in Donington. The Lister Storm LMP will be participating in the 24 hours of Le Mans and the Le Mans Endurance Series 2004. It was Andrea Piccini's first experience with this type of ...

Wed 26 Nov 2003
Matteo Bobbi to compete in Race of Champions

Matteo Bobbi to compete in Race of Champions

Matteo Bobbi will be participating in the Michelin Race of Champions for first time ever. The Race of Champions which usually takes place during the last week of November in Las Palmas, in the Canary Islands, is at its 16th edition. The FIA GT...

Thu 20 Nov 2003
Matteo Bobbi tests Renault V6 in Misano
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Matteo Bobbi tests Renault V6 in Misano

After his success in the FIA GT championship, Matteo Bobbi accepted Renault Sport's invitation to participate in the first of the two day test session of the Formula Renault V6 Eurocup with pleasure. This first test session took place on the...

Tue 11 Nov 2003
ACO confirms 2004 automatic entries

ACO confirms 2004 automatic entries

ACO (Automobile Club de l'Ouest), the organizers of the Le Mans 24H races, have announced the set of automatic qualifiers for the 2004 edition of the June classic. The qualifiers are based on the top finishers in the 2003 Le Mans 24H, the...

Sat 01 Nov 2003
GNM driver line-up for Bathurst 24

GNM driver line-up for Bathurst 24

GNM can now confirm the final driver line-up for the Bathurst 24hr race (21st - 23rd November 2003). Thomas Erdos and Mike Newton will be joined by Australian Rod Wilson and Austrian Manfred Jurasz, in the Porsche 996 GT3R. Newton and...

Tue 21 Oct 2003
Monza: Matteo Bobbi race notes
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Monza: Matteo Bobbi race notes

The last round of the FIA GT Championship in Monza ended on a sour note for the world champion Matteo Bobbi. After a magnificent season Matteo finished this race in sixth place. A collision with the lapped Fomenko's Porsche 996 GT3, seriously ...

Mon 20 Oct 2003
Monza: Andrea Piccini race notes
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Monza: Andrea Piccini race notes

The last round of the FIA GT championship took place this weekend in Monza where the new team made up of Andrea Piccini, David Sterckx and Gabriele Lancieri finished in seventh place. Thanks to this result, Andrea Piccini has overcome his streak...

Monza: Lanciere race notes
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Monza: Lanciere race notes

The last round of the FIA GT Championship this weekend in Monza was a success for Gabriele Lancieri who made a good impression on the spectators and on the workforce by climbing his way up from the ninth to the seventh place during his hour of the...

Final 2003 standings
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Final 2003 standings

<pre> Provisional 2003 FIA N-GT Championship. Pos. Name of Driver Nat. Tot. 1 Stephane Ortelli MON 73.0 ex Marc Lieb GER 73.0 3 Fabrizio de Simone ...

Monza: race results
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Monza: race results

Pos No Drivers Car Laps Gap --- ---- --------------------------- --------------------- -------- ---------- 1. 22 Cappellari, Gollin Ferrari 550 Maranello 87 2. 21 Bryner, ...

Monza: Season finale race report
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Monza: Season finale race report

An action-packed race around the ultra-fast Monza circuit in Italy closed the 2003 season of the FIA GT Championship in style. With 30,000 spectators lining the track, situated in the beautiful Monza park, the 500 km, 87-lap race was completed in...

Monza: TMC race report
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Monza: TMC race report

TMC on the championship podium! Having set their sights so high this year after 2002's British GT Championship success, TMC has ended its assault on the FIA N/GT Championship disappointed but ultimately satisfied. Entering the final round at ...

Sun 19 Oct 2003
Monza: Interview with Bobbi and Biagi
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Monza: Interview with Bobbi and Biagi

Matteo Bobbi and Thomas Biagi, BMS Scuderia Italia. Matteo Bobbi and Thomas Biagi have driven their way into the record books this season, first of all by winning their first-ever race in the Championship, then by becoming the first duo to win...

Monza: Starting lineup
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Monza: Starting lineup

Pos No Cl Drivers Car Session 1 Session 2 --- ---- ---- ------------------------- ---------------------- ---------- ---------- 1. 5 GT Hezemans, Kumpen, Alliot Chrysler Viper GTS-R 1:43.559 ...

Monza: Qualifying report
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Monza: Qualifying report

Weather Temperatures have been relatively low in Monza today. The sun was shining in the morning, but it had clouded over by the time the afternoon session started. Kumpen claims his first pole in Monza Anthony Kumpen claimed his first pole ...

Monza: TMC qualifying notes
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Monza: TMC qualifying notes

The pressure is on as Team Maranello Concessionaires qualify their two Ferrari 360 N/GT race cars in fifth and eighth positions in class on the grid for the final round of the FIA GT Championship in Monza, Italy. Ahead of tomorrow's critical ...

CRD Ferraris worldwide

CRD Ferraris worldwide

Six Care Racing Ferraris 550 Maranellos can be seen in competition this weekend at two of the world's most prestigious circuits. The FIA GT Team and Constructor Champions, BMS Scuderia Italia, will be campaigning three cars in this weekend's ...

Sat 18 Oct 2003
Monza: Practice two times
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Monza: Practice two times

Pos No Cls Driver Car Laps Time Gap --- ---- --- -------------------- --------------------- ---- ---------- ------ 1. 5 GT Force One Festina Chrysler Viper GTS-R 15 1:044 2. 2 GT ...

Monza: Practice one times
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Monza: Practice one times

Pos No Cl Car Time Gap --- ---- ---- ---------------------- ---------- ------- 1. 22 GT Ferrari 550 Maranello 1:44.730 2. 5 GT Chrysler Viper GTS-R 1:45.160 0.430 3. 2 GT Saleen S7-R ...

Monza: Friday practice report
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Monza: Friday practice report

FIA GT Championship - Round 10, Monza - Free Practice The final round of the 2003 season sees the FIA GT Championship make a much-awaited return to the extremely fast Monza circuit. The circuit, 5.793 km long, has undergone a number of changes...

Fri 17 Oct 2003
Monza: Gabriele Lancieri preview
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Monza: Gabriele Lancieri preview

Gabriele Lancieri returns to Monza after competing in one round of the Euro 3000 Series (5°place with the Uboldi team) on the very same track. This time around, Lancieri is going to be on board the English car; the Lister Storm to compete in the...

Monza: Andrea Piccini preview
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Monza: Andrea Piccini preview

The FIA GT Championship season ends with the last race in Monza this weekend .The Italian track that is 5.770 m long is famous for being one of the fastest tracks in the world. Andrea Piccini's Lister's engine and braking system will have to deal...

Monza: Matteo Bobbi preview
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Monza: Matteo Bobbi preview

Matteo Bobbi will be at the last race of FIA GT Championship in Monza with the world championship title in his pocket. Matteo won the title on the Estoril track with one race left to go. Monza which is Matteo Bobbi's home track will be the stage...

Thu 16 Oct 2003
Monza: Lamborghini preview
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Monza: Lamborghini preview

15 October 2003--/ Lamborghini is continuing the development and testing programme for its Murcielago R-GT with the car's participation in the last round of the FIA GT Championship at Monza. The Murcielago R-GT was out on track at the A1-Ring ...

GNM 2004 programs announced

GNM 2004 programs announced

GNM confirm FIA GT/ LMES GTS programmes for 2004. GNM will contest the FIA GT championship in 2004 with two Saleen S7R's endeavouring to take the overall championship. The first driver pairings for one of the cars has already been ...

Tue 14 Oct 2003
Monza: Graham Nash Motorsport season finale preview
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Monza: Graham Nash Motorsport season finale preview

Graham Nash Motorsport (GNM) will be counting on a barnstorming finish from its duo of Saleen S7-Rs competing in next weekend's season finale of the FIA GT Championship at Monza, to move-up from its current fifth place in the GT Team ...

Sat 11 Oct 2003
Monza: Season finale preview
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Monza: Season finale preview

The 2003 season is drawing to a close ... but there is still a lot to be decided before the garage doors shut on another sucessful season of the LG Super Racing Weekend series. For the last action-packed weekend of racing of the year, the teams...

Fri 10 Oct 2003
Bathurst 24 news 2003-10-09

Bathurst 24 news 2003-10-09

The world's best GT teams, drivers and cars top a mouth-watering list of 71 provisional entries for the second annual Bathurst 24-Hour race at Mount Panorama next month. Current FIA N-GT World Champion Freisinger Motorsport, ...

Thu 09 Oct 2003
Lancieri added to Lister Storm Monza lineup
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Lancieri added to Lister Storm Monza lineup

Gabriele Lancieri will be behind the wheel of the English Lister Storm car for the last round of the international FIA GT championship in Monza from the 17th to the 19th of October. Lancieri will be joining Andrea Piccini and David Sterckx.'s ...

Estoril: JMB Racing race report
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Estoril: JMB Racing race report

JMB Racing's New Ferrari 575 Maranello Victorious in Debut Miramar, FL. Round 9 of the FIA GT Championship was dominated by JMB Racing as the French team swept both the GT and NGT categories for a double victory in Estoril, Portugal. The debut...

Tue 07 Oct 2003
Estoril: Graham Nash Motorsport race report
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Estoril: Graham Nash Motorsport race report

Both Saleen S7-Rs of Graham Nash Motorsport (GNM) were in the points at yesterday's penultimate round of the FIA GT Championship. The two-car finish by the No7 and No8 Saleens - seventh and eighth respectively in the GT section - ...

Estoril: Andrea Piccini race report
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Estoril: Andrea Piccini race report

During the last race in Oschersleben, Andrea Piccini's Lister Storm was put out of order due to a problem with the radiator that had been hit by a rock. This weekend, on the Estoril race track, the front brakes were the cause of Piccini...