After three highly successful years competing in endurance and sportscar
races in the UK, Continental Europe and the USA, Veloqx announces its
withdrawal from competitive motorsport. Formed at the end of the 2001
season, Veloqx's successes have...
BMS To Continue With Care Racing For 2005
Double FIA GT Championship winners, BMS Scuderia Italia, have finalised an
agreement with Care Racing Development to campaign two of its
Prodrive-developed Ferrari 550 Maranellos in the GT1 category of...
As the days go by, the 2004 season of the LG Super Racing Weekend is
beginning to take shape, with steadily more teams, drivers and cars being
announced for the different Championships : the FIA European Touring Car
Championship, the FIA GT ...
Tom Coronel storms into Europe.
This week Dutch racing driver Tom Coronel revealed his motorsport plans
for the 2004 season. As in 2003 Coronel will have a busy schedule. No
less than 36 races are currently scheduled in his agenda. Fortunately...
Michelin Adapts its Motorsport Department Organisation
In the light of Pierre Dupasquier's forthcoming retirement in
2006 and wishing to ensure maximum levels of continuity
and efficiency following his departure, Michelin has made the
A two-day test session took place at the Italian circuit of Monza on
March 4th and 5th, in preparation for the 2004 season of the LG Super
Racing Weekend. Cars from the FIA GT Championship and the FIA European
Touring Car Championship took part,...
Lamborghini R-GT runs well in tyre test, with more performance to come
8 November 2004-- At the invitation of Michelin, the Lamborghini
Murcielago R-GT sports racing car participated in four days of tyre
testing at the Misano circuit in Italy...
China ! A month after the tenth round in Dubai, which saw some truly
exceptional racing at an exciting new facility in the United Arab
Emirates, the FIA GT Championship is continuing its overseas tour with a
return to the Zhuhai International ...
Andrea Piccini in Dubai With The Lamborghini
The development plan for the Lamborghini Murcielago R-GT will continue on
the new track in Dubai (United Arab Emirates) this week.
The second last round of the FIA GT championship will be on...
Audi celebrates 1-2 victory in DTM
With his third victory this season, Audi driver Mattias EkstrÃ¶m has increased his lead in the DTM point standings. With two races to go, the Swede has 13 points more than Christijan Albers and 16 more...
Second FIA GT Points Finish for RML
RML added to its championship points tally in the second round of the FIA
GT Championship at Valencia yesterday. The No7 Saleen of Mike Newton and
Tommy Erdos finished in sixth place despite dropping back to...
The Lamborghini is Making Progress But it isn't Reliable Yet.
The final round of the FI GT championship ended sooner than expected for
Andrea Piccini. On the Zhuhai track in China, the Tuscan driver together
with his team- mate Jean Denis ...
Rapidly approaching mid-season, the fifth LG Super Racing Weekend of 2004
will take place at the Brno Automotodrom, in the Czech Republic. The
picturesque and popular circuit is a favourite with the drivers, and its
changes of elevation, medium...
In Zhuhai To End The Season Well
After sweeping up the victory, the pole position and the fastest lap at
the last round in Dubai; Matteo Bobbi is looking for an encore in Zhuhai,
Neither the driver from Milan nor his team mate...
Grand Am Cup front runner Ken MacAlpine will join Graham Nash Motorsport
(GNM) for the final round of this year's FIA GT Championship.
The Toronto based Scot is looking forward to his debut in the World's
premier GT Championship and is eager to...
Audi clinch all three DTM titles
DTM: After having locked in the drivers' and team titles early, Audi
claimed the title in the DTM manufacturers' championship at the finale
at Hockenheim as well, thus clinching all three DTM titles. Four of ...
A Satisfying 3rd Place Win For Bobbi in Zhuhai
The last round of the FIA GT championship in Zhuhai, China this weekend
was nothing less than exciting. This was the first time the prestigious
championship set foot in China and so many of its...
After two close qualifying sessions, there will be an all-Saleen front row
for the second round of the 2004 season. Walter Lechner Jr, in the nr 4
Konrad Motorsport Saleen S7, set the fastest time during the first
qualifying session, but Michael...
UK-based Brazilian Thomas Erdos found much to comfort any initial
disappointment he might have felt after a troubled first round in last
weekend's 2004 FIA GT Championship race at Monza in Italy.
Erdos, who has set up permanent residence in...
RML's sportscar team competed in the 11th and final round of the FIA GT
Championship at Zhuhai, China on Sunday in an eventful race that saw the No
8 Saleen of Chris Goodwin and Michael Mallock cross the line in 7th position
and Mike Newton and ...
Best ever finish for Derbyshire at Hockenheim
Jamie Derbyshire came away from the fourth round of the FIA GT
Championship at Hockenheim, Germany, with his best ever finish in the
international series. The locally-based driver, sharing with ...
One team, two marques, many successes
From their base in the Belgian Ardennes, just a stone's throw away from the
Grand Prix circuit at Spa-Francorchamps, the Muehlner Motorsport team can
look back on one of the most successful seasons in...
Hot, hot, hot -- the temperatures have risen steadily through the day, with
the track temperatures rising well above 50. The teams are reporting
temperatures above 70C in their cars, with the metallic parts such as the
pedals at boiling...
Rain in Fiorano and A Reduced Program For Matteo Bobbi
The heavy rain in Fiorano highly influenced the test session scheduled by
BMS Scuderia Italia.The scheduled program planned by the team's
engineers was reduced due to the weather ...
With just four hours to go, the pole setting 2 BMS Ferrari 550 Maranello
regained the race lead from the nr 11 GPC Ferrari 575 M Maranello, due to a
long pit stop of the latter. In N-GT, too, the first two positions were
inversed in the pits, with...
Free Practice Driver Quotes
Fabrizio Gollin -- BMS Scuderia Italia Ferrari 550 Maranello : "Luca
Cappellari has a business commitment this weekend and if I drove, and even
if I scored just one point, I would take the Championship. That would not...
Further to the visit of Mr Jiro Kaji and Toshiyuki Ohya of the GT Association, Promoters of the Japan GT
Championship, to the final round of the FIA GT Championship in Zhuhai, followed by a visit of Mr
Stephane Ratel of SRO, promoter of the FIA GT...
Free Practice Sessions Quotes
Gabriele Gardel - nr 1 BMS Scuderia Italia Ferrari 550 Maranello : "It was a
really good day. We tried a set-up for rain earlier today and later went on
with the set-up for the dry track, trying to see if it's ...
Disappointment on home ground for Derbyshire
Jamie Derbyshire was enjoying his most competitive outing on home soil at
Donington Park, Derby, at the weekend during the sixth round of the FIA
GT Championship, when a gearbox failure caused ...
With less than two months to go before the first round of the 2004
season, plans are well underway for what promises to be the best season
yet of the LG Super Racing Weekend series.
The original concept, gathering together a number of major ...
Bobbi Takes Second Consecutive Pole
2003 Champion Matteo Bobbi claimed pole position for Sunday's 11th and final
round of the 2004 FIA GT Championship in Zhuhai, with a lap of 1:31.121
round the 4.3 km circuit, set in the morning session. "It...