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...
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 ...
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...
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...
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
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...
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...
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 ...
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...
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...
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...
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,...
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...
A close and interesting race around the tight and technical Valencia circuit
saw BMS Scuderia Italia claim another one-two of the season, with Fabrizio
Gollin and Luca Cappellari extending their Championship lead with their
third consecutive win.
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 ...
Fontes and RML Celebrate Debut Podium
RML's sportscar team collected their first podium of the 2004 FIA GT
Championship at Oschersleben yesterday with Chris Goodwin and Jose Pedro
Fontes driving a strong race in the No. 8 Saleen to...
RML Saleen Shows Winning Pace
RML's sportscar team showed the competitiveness of their Saleen S7R's at
Hockenheim yesterday with Chris Goodwin and Joao Barbosa running in 2nd
position before encountering brake problems in the closing...
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...
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 ...
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...
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...
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...
After a well-needed break of over a month, the teams and drivers taking
part in the LG Super Racing Weekend series will head for new territory :
the 'Enzo e Dino Ferrari' circuit in Imola, Italy, which will host a
round of the multi-platform...
A Good Test Session and Now Piccini & Lamborghini Are Ready For Their
Yesterday's test session on the Adria track ended well for both
Andrea Piccini and his team-mate Jean Denis Deletraz who were on board
the Lamborghini Murcielago ...
Vitaphone Racing Team signs Uwe Alzen and Michael Bartels for the season
Full program for the ex-DTM stars on national and international stage
Mannheim (17th March 2004). The new founded Vitaphone Racing Team around the
two ex-DTM drivers...
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 ...
FIA GT Championship
Round 11 - Zhuhai
1st in GT : Mika Salo - nr 33 AF Corse Maserati MC12: "It was a good race
from the start. I thought we had made a good start, but then two cars
overtook us on each side. We could not keep up with...
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...
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 ...
RML's Race Debut in Dubai
RML's sportscar team collected more points in Dubai today in the 10th round
of the FIA GT Championship when Mike Newton and Tommy Erdos secured 6th
position in class at the end of an intensely hot three-hour ...
1st in GT : Gabriele Gardel - nr 1 BMS Scuderia Italia Ferrari 550 Maranello
: "First of all, I have to thank everybody who made this victory possible.
It was a fantastic race. To win the first race here in Dubai is really a
dream! The fight with...