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Sun 10 Dec 2006
Brno: Qualifying report
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Brno: Qualifying report

Jarek Janis followed in the footsteps of another local hero, Tomas Enge, by claiming pole position for the second round of the FIA GT Championship, in Brno. With three different marques in the top three, a varied field will take the start of ...

Brno: Qualifying times
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Brno: Qualifying times

Pos Car Class Team Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ----- ------------------------------------ ---------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. 9 GT1 Bert, Janis ...

Brno: Practice 2 times
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Brno: Practice 2 times

Pos Car Class Team Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ----- ------------------------------------ ---------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. 9 GT1 Bert, Janis ...

Brno: Practice 1 times
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Brno: Practice 1 times

Pos Car Class Team Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ----- ------------------------------------ ---------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. 9 GT1 Bert, Janis ...

Brno: Matteo Bobbi preview
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Brno: Matteo Bobbi preview

HANDICAP WEIGHT OF 20KG FOR BOBBI AT BRNO 24th May 2006 - Racing weekend as leader for Matteo Bobbi at Brno, called next Sunday to defend in the second race of the FIA GT Championship his top-position in the standings. After the win in 2003,...

Wed 06 Dec 2006
Pirelli Motorsports 2006 preview

Pirelli Motorsports 2006 preview

2006 WAS A VINTAGE YEAR FOR PIRELLI MOTORSPORTS! Three GT Championships for Pirelli-Shod Ferrari, Maserati & Porsche; Aston Martin Second by a Mere Three Points ROME, Georgia, Dec.4, 2006 If Pirelli was a fine wine instead of an ultra-high- ...

Mon 27 Nov 2006
Dubai: Post race summary
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Dubai: Post race summary

PHOENIX VICTORIOUS IN DUBAI MULLEN/NIARCHOS WIN GT2 BUT MELO IS THE CHAMPION A fantastic race event at the Dubai Autodrome was crowned with the victory of the Aston Martin DBR9 entered by Phoenix Racing and driven by Jean-Denis Deletraz and...

Thu 23 Nov 2006
Dubai: Pirelli race report
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Dubai: Pirelli race report

PIRELLI ON THE DUBAI FIA-GT PODIUM WITH MASERATI (GT1) AND FERRARI (GT2) The Final Battle in the 2006 FIA-GT Championship Was Fought to the Last Lap with MC12 of Davies-Biagi-Vosse Finishing Third; Jaime Melo is the 2006 GT2 Champion. DUBAI ...

Dubai: Tim Sugden race report
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Dubai: Tim Sugden race report

Fifth in Dubai Final for Sugden Tim Sugden's final race of the year ended with a 5th place with Iradj Alexander in the last FIA race of the season in Dubai on Saturday. The result leaves them 6th in the final championship standings just 1 ...

Dubai: Jos Menten Racing race report
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Dubai: Jos Menten Racing race report

Encouraged by the good results in the past couple of months, Jos Menten went to the United Arab Emirates for the closing of the FIA GT Championship season. Especially for his Middle Eastern adventure, Menten switched to the Zakspeed Racing Team,...

Tue 21 Nov 2006
Dubai: Race report
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Dubai: Race report

A fantastic race event at the Dubai Autodrome was crowned with the victory of the Aston Martin DBR9 entered by Phoenix Racing and driven by Jean-Denis Deletraz and Andrea Piccini. Their first win of the season, after coming so close to winning...

Dubai: Race results
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Dubai: Race results

Pos Car Class Drivers Car Laps Gap --- --- ----- ------------------------------------ ------------------------------ -------- --------- 1. 5 GT1 Deletraz, Piccini ...

Dubai: Warm up times
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Dubai: Warm up times

Pos Car Class Team Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ----- ------------------------------------ ---------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. 4 GT1 Longin, Kumpen, Hezemans ...

Dubai: Qualifying report
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Dubai: Qualifying report

For the third year in succession, the FIA GT Championship has traveled to the United Arab Emirates and the magnificent Dubai Autodrome. Vitaphone Racing and AF Corse might have secured the titles, but there is still plenty to fight for in the ...

Dubai: Qualifying times
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Dubai: Qualifying times

Pos Car Class Team Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ----- ------------------------------------ ---------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. 3 G2 Gardel, Zacchia, Makowiecki ...

Dubai: Scuderia Ecosse race report
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Dubai: Scuderia Ecosse race report

TWO WINS IN A ROW FOR NO.63 Dubai -- 18 November 2006: Scuderia Ecosse brought the curtain down on a dramatic season of racing in Dubai today with another race win for Chris Niarchos and Tim Mullen. This is the...

Sat 18 Nov 2006
2006 Final standings
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2006 Final standings

@>GT1 Drivers' Championship: Pos Driver/Team Points --- ---------------------------- -------- 1. Michael Bartels 71 2. Jean-Denis Deletraz 62 3. Jarek Janis 58 4.

Fri 17 Nov 2006
Dubai: Practice 2 times
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Dubai: Practice 2 times

Pos Car Class Team Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ----- ------------------------------------ ---------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. 5 GT1 Deletraz, Piccini ...

Dubai: Practice 1 times
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Dubai: Practice 1 times

Pos Car Class Team Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ----- ------------------------------------ ---------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. 5 GT1 Deletraz, Piccini ...

Dubai: Jos Menten Racing preview
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Dubai: Jos Menten Racing preview

Flying Dutchman Jos Menten will participate in the final round of the FIA GT Championship. The driver from Haelen will take the wheel of Zakspeed Racing's Saleen S7-R. The Dubai Motorcity GT 500 will be Menten's third FIA GT race in 2006, after ...

Tue 14 Nov 2006
Bucharest 2007 event launched
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Bucharest 2007 event launched

LOOKING FORWARD TO 2007 EXCITING GT RUNS IN CENTRE OF BUCHAREST An extremely successful press conference was held in Bucharest on November 5th, to launch the 2007 round of the FIA GT Championship, which will be held on a street circuit around...

Zhuhai 2007 event launched
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Zhuhai 2007 event launched

LOOKING FORWARD TO 2007 ZHUHAI 2007 LAUNCHED WITH SUCCESSFUL CONFERENCE The 2007 season of the FIA GT Championship got underway in Zhuhai on October 20th, with a press conference and display to launch the race, which will start the new season in...

Matteo Bobbi statement on missing Dubai
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Matteo Bobbi statement on missing Dubai

Although not fully agreeing with the decision of the AF Corse Team regarding my exclusion from the last race of the FIA GT Championship held at Dubai, I conform to it. While thanking all the mechanics, engineers, the Pirelli staff and the whole...

Dubai: Cruz Pedregon final summary
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Dubai: Cruz Pedregon final summary

CRUZ PEDREGON AND THE ADVANCE AUTO PARTS RACE TEAM FINISH THE SEASON IN THE TOP 10 DESPITE A DNQ IN POMONA POMONA, Calif. (November 13, 2006) -- Cruz Pedregon and his Advance Auto Parts Race Team came to the NHRA Finals at Auto Club Raceway ...

Dubai: Scuderia Ecosse preview
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Dubai: Scuderia Ecosse preview

Edinburgh -- 13 November 2006: The Scuderia Ecosse team heads off to the Middle East this week for the FIA GT Championship season-closer at the Dubai Autodrome. After an incredibly busy year which has seen the team compete in 24 races, including...

Dubai: Care Racing preview
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Dubai: Care Racing preview

CARE'S 'NEW' CUSTOMER ENGINE TO MAKE FIA GT DEBUT IN DUBAI The car which won three FIA GT Championships in a row, the Care Racing Ferrari 550 Maranello, will make its return to the Championship in Dubai next week for the final round of the 2006...

Dubai: Season finale preview
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Dubai: Season finale preview

SEASON FINALE IN DUBAI And so the 2006 season draws to a close ... but before this most exciting and close season finishes, there is one more race to go. Even if the Championships have mostly been decided, the season finale, at the Dubai ...

Fri 27 Oct 2006
2007 FIA GT Championship tentative calendar

2007 FIA GT Championship tentative calendar

<pre> FIA GT CHAMPIONSHIP 2007 CALENDAR (Tentative) 25 March CN Zhuhai 6 May GB Silverstone 20 May* RO Bucarest ** 24 June I Monza 8 July* ...

Plans, calendar for 2007 released
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Plans, calendar for 2007 released

FIA WORLD MOTOR SPORT COUNCIL ANNOUNCES 2007 PLANS During this week's meeting of the FIA World Motor Sport Council, the 2007 calendar of the FIA GT Championship was announced, as well as a programme for reducing costs. The number of events ...

Championships decided in Adria
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Championships decided in Adria

BARTELS AND BERTOLINI ARE THE 2006 GT1 DRIVERS CHAMPIONS For the past three years, the GT1 Drivers Champions have all driven Ferrari 550 Maranello cars. But for 2006, the Champions will have driven a Maserati MC 12. A close season-long fight, ...

Adria: Post-race review
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Adria: Post-race review

TITLE DECIDER IN ADRIA BARTELS/BERTOLINI & BOBBI/MELO CHAMPIONS ! VICTORY FOR DAVIES/BIAGI AND MULLEN/FRANCHITTI Bright sunshine, plenty of spectators and a compact, tight circuit made for an interesting event at the Adria Raceway. The ...

Wed 25 Oct 2006
Adria: Tim Sugden race report
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Adria: Tim Sugden race report

3rd PLACE IN ITALY FOR SUGDEN Tim Sugden and Iradj Alexander took their third podium in 5 FIA GT Championship races at Adria near Venice on Sunday in an eventful race on a track new to most of the FIA GT Championship field. The tight circuit...

Adria: Pirelli race report
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Adria: Pirelli race report

CLEAN SWEEP BY MASERATI-PIRELLI: RACE AND TITLE WINNERS AT ADRIA 1-2 by the MC12s on Pirelli bags the title for the Vitaphone Racing drivers. Thanks to the "Italian" DBR9s, four cars in the first five on P Zero Racings. ADRIA, Italy, ...

2007 in perspective
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2007 in perspective

2007 IN PERSPECTIVE Further to the publishing of the 2007 calendar of the FIA GT Championship by the FIA World Motor Sport Council, SRO, promoter of the Championship, is pleased to give some additional information on the next year. After much...

Tue 17 Oct 2006
Aston Martin wins GT1 Manufacturers Cup
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Aston Martin wins GT1 Manufacturers Cup

Aston Martin Wins the FIA GT1 Manufacturers Cup Aston Martin was awarded the 2006 FIA GT1 Manufacturers Cup while Works team, Aston Martin Racing BMS secured second place in the Teams championship at the penultimate round of the FIA GT ...

Mon 16 Oct 2006
Adria: Race report
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Adria: Race report

ADRIA DECIDES THE CHAMPIONS ! Bright sunshine, plenty of spectators and a compact, tight circuit made for an interesting event at the Adria Raceway. The penultimate round of the 2006 season was a race of attrition, mainly due to the nature...