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Mon 03 Jul 2006
Oschersleben: Race report
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Oschersleben: Race report

Beautiful summer weather, 29000 spectators and a fine race made for an excellent round of the FIA GT Championship in Germany. Michael Bartels finally put a run of bad luck at Oschersleben behind him, leading his Vitaphone Racing Team to a fine ...

Fri 30 Jun 2006
EU3: GT3: Oschersleben round two preview
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EU3: GT3: Oschersleben round two preview

ON TO ROUND TWO ! After the undeniable success of the inaugural meeting of the FIA GT3 European Championship, the teams and drivers are now heading to Germany, and to the Motorsport Arena Oschersleben. A much shorter circuit, and very different...

Fri 10 Mar 2006
2006 FIA GT Championship tentative calendar

2006 FIA GT Championship tentative calendar

<pre> 2006 FIA GT CHAMPIONSHIP CALENDAR Date Venue Country 7th May Silverstone GBR 28th May Brno CZE 2nd July Oschersleben GER 30th July ...

Fri 24 Feb 2006
Bahrain circuit news 2006-02-23

Bahrain circuit news 2006-02-23

Bahrain International Circuit Ready for New Season Manama, 23rd February 2006; The Bahrain International Circuit is unique in the Middle East. It is the only motorsport venue built from the ground up to the exacting standards required to host...

Mon 20 Feb 2006
Pre-season newsletter 2006-02-17
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Pre-season newsletter 2006-02-17

SILVERSTONE SUPERCAR SHOWDOWN Silverstone has a stunning weekend of supercar action planned for May 6th and 7th, when the Royal Automobile Club Tourist Trophy : the British round of the FIA GT Championship, will be the highlight of...

Tue 21 Nov 2006
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...

Sun 15 Oct 2006
Audi Motorsport Newsletter 2006-10-15
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Audi Motorsport Newsletter 2006-10-15

Audi Motorsport Newsletter Ingolstadt, 15 October 2006 Podium finish for Audi at Le Mans DTM: In front of 34,000 spectators, Tom Kristensen was the best Audi driver in the successful debut race of the DTM around the Circuit Bugatti at Le...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
EU3: GT3: Standings after Dijon
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EU3: GT3: Standings after Dijon

@>Drivers' Championship: Pos Driver/Team Points --- ---------------------------- -------- 1. Andrea Ceccato 39 2. Stefano Livio 39 3. Sean Edwards 35 4....

Sat 01 Jul 2006
Oschersleben: Qualifying 1 times
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Oschersleben: Qualifying 1 times

Pos Car Class Team Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ----- ------------------------------------ ---------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. 1 GT1 Bartels, Bertolini ...

Fri 20 Jan 2006
Mil Milhas Brasil to be on 2007 calendar
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Mil Milhas Brasil to be on 2007 calendar

MIL MILHAS BRASIL TO BECOME ROUND OF FIA GT CHAMPIONSHIP FROM 2007 During a press conference held at the circuit of Interlagos, attended by Paolo Scaglione, president of the Brazilian Motorsport Federation and Ciro José, director of...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Mugello: Scuderia Ecosse race report
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Mugello: Scuderia Ecosse race report

Mugello, Italy -- 17 September 2006: Chris Niarchos and Tim Mullen took fifth place in today's FIA GT race in treacherous wet conditions, more reminiscent of Knockhill than Tuscany! Before the race the rain had been steadily falling all day, but...

Mugello: Matteo Bobbi preview
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Mugello: Matteo Bobbi preview

Italian racing weekend for the FIA GT world championship at Mugello where the seventh round of the season is scheduled. Matteo Bobbi, the current leader of the classification with 51 points, will carry 78kg ballast on board his Ferrari F430. This...

Sun 30 Jul 2006
Spa: Scuderia Ecosse 24H update three
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Spa: Scuderia Ecosse 24H update three

RACE UPDATE 10:00 THE PROXIMUS 24 HOURS OF SPA Spa-Francorchamps, 30 July 2006: Everything is reassuringly quiet at Spa this morning. The team has worked hard through the night with all the drivers running double stints, making steady ...

Spa: Pouchelon Racing 24H update one
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Spa: Pouchelon Racing 24H update one

CAR 113 - DUQUEINE/LESSOUDIER/ROUSSELOT/LACROIX Anchorman Gilles Duqueine took the first stint and starting behind the sister car, soon profited from their problems, pulling up to 2nd in class by the end of an hour. A puncture during the 2nd...

Sun 07 May 2006
Silverstone: Practice 2 times
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Silverstone: Practice 2 times

Pos Car Class Team Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ----- ---------------------------- ---------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. 9 GT1 Zakspeed Racing Saleen S7R ...

Sat 29 Jul 2006
EU3: GT3: Pauchelon Racing Spa qualifying notes
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EU3: GT3: Pauchelon Racing Spa qualifying notes

REID ON FRONT ROW - AGAIN. CAR 29 - ANTHONY REID/GILLES DUQUEINE Reid went out first and was immediately quick, ending the session 2nd fastest. Reid was furious with himself as he got out of the car "it should have...

Wed 29 Mar 2006
Balfe Motorsport Donington Park shakedown
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Balfe Motorsport Donington Park shakedown

BALFE SALEEN SHAKEN DOWN AT DONINGTON PARK The Balfe Motorsport team got its 2006 season off to a successful start earlier today (March 29) , as Shaun Balfe took to the wheel of the fully rebuilt Saleen S7R at Donington Park. The test...

Thu 09 Feb 2006
Balfe Motorsort driver lineup announced
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Balfe Motorsort driver lineup announced

BALFE LINES UP DERBYSHIRE AND CUNNINGHAM FOR GT1 ASSAULT The Balfe Motorsport team has signed Jamie Derbyshire and Neil Cunningham to partner Shaun Balfe in its Saleen S7R in the FIA GT championship. The addition of New Zealander ...

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: 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 ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
EU3: GT3: Mugello race one notes
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EU3: GT3: Mugello race one notes

FIA GT3 EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP - R5 MUGELLO - RACE 1 For the final two races of what has been an extremely successful inaugural season, the FIA GT3 European Championship has moved to Italy, and the beautiful Mugello circuit, in the heart of the...

Dijon: Race results
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Dijon: Race results

Pos Car Class Drivers Car Laps Gap --- --- ----- ------------------------------------ ------------------------------ -------- --------- 1. 2 GT1 Davies, Biagi ...

Wed 23 Aug 2006
Paul Ricard: Tim Sugden race report
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Paul Ricard: Tim Sugden race report

PODIUM FOR SUGDEN IN SOUTH OF FRANCE The 5th round of the FIA GT Championship on Sunday was held at the Paul Ricard circuit near Nice in the South of France and yielded Tim Sugden an excellent 3rd place in a race where tyre choice played a vital...

Fri 28 Jul 2006
EU3: Spa: Pouchelon Racing 24H, GT3 test day
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EU3: Spa: Pouchelon Racing 24H, GT3 test day

The epic begins..... POUCHELON RACING SPA 24h FREE TEST 1 CAR 113 - DUQUEINE/LESSOUDIER/ROUSSELOT/LACROIX The team decided not to run in this session as plenty of time is available to us in both the 24h and GT3 sessions today, 8 ½ hours in...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
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,...

Mon 08 May 2006
Silverstone: Blafe Motorsport race report
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Silverstone: Blafe Motorsport race report

BALFE FRUSTRATED WITH SILVERSTONE WEEKEND The Balfe Motorsport team suffered a trying weekend at the opening round of the FIA GT Championship at Silverstone. The Spirit Motor Group backed squad struggled to get its Saleen S7R set up properly...

Sun 07 May 2006
Silverstone: Matteo Bobbi race report
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Silverstone: Matteo Bobbi race report

FIRST RACE AND FIRST WIN FOR BOBBI May 7th, 2006 - First race and first win for Matteo Bobbi in FIA GT 2006 championship. The italian champion is, in couple with Jaime Melo, the winner of the round one, driving at Silverstone a perfect ...

Sun 10 Dec 2006
Hungaroring: Scuderia Ecosse preview
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Hungaroring: Scuderia Ecosse preview

Edinburgh -- 26 September 2006: Scuderia Ecosse's gruelling schedule continues this weekend with the next round of the FIA GT Championship in Hungary's stunning capital city, Budapest, affectionately known as 'the Paris of the East'. The ...

Paul Ricard: Marino Franchitti race report
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Paul Ricard: Marino Franchitti race report

Marino took his second podium with team Scuderia Ecosse when Chris Niarchos asked him to take his seat in the FIA GT round at Paul Ricard in France at the weekend. Marino previously raced with the team at the Spa 24 Hours at the end of last...

Wed 16 Aug 2006
Paul Ricard: Round five preview
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Paul Ricard: Round five preview

How can you possibly follow such a thrilling race as this year's Proximus 24 Hours of Spa? How about heading south, to the legendary Paul Ricard HTTT circuit, for the first major international race to be held there since the track was rebuilt and...

Sun 30 Jul 2006
Spa: Pouchelon Racing update two
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Spa: Pouchelon Racing update two

POUCHELON RACING SPA 24h SECOND 8 HOURS CAR 113 - DUQUEINE/LESSOUDIER/ROUSSELOT/LACROIX Coming into the 9th hour in 6th position in G3, car 113 would have to go some to make an impression on the leading G3 Porsche 996, some...

Sun 07 May 2006
EU3: GT3: Silverstone: Race two results
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EU3: GT3: Silverstone: Race two results

Pos Car Class Drivers Car Laps Gap --- --- ----- ---------------------------- ------------------------------ -------- ------- 1. 27 D Livio, Ceccato Dodge Viper Coupe ...

Sat 06 May 2006
EU3: GT3: Aston Martin offer works test drive
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EU3: GT3: Aston Martin offer works test drive

Aston Martin drivers battle for Works test drive The top Aston Martin drivers in this year's FIA GT3 championship will get a test drive in the Aston Martin Racing Works DBR9. In addition, these drivers will get the use of an...

Thu 04 May 2006
Silverstone: Matteo Bobbi preview
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Silverstone: Matteo Bobbi preview

AT SILVERSTONE FOR A PODIUM May 3rd, 2006 - First 2006 race for the FIA GT Championship. Next Sunday at Silverstone circuit (UK) Matteo Bobbi will begin his battle for the GT2 title behind the wheels of his Ferrari F430 entered by italian...

Wed 03 May 2006
EU3: Silverstone: Pouchelon Racing GT3 preview
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EU3: Silverstone: Pouchelon Racing GT3 preview

REID ANTICIPATES GREAT START AT SILVERSTONE Ex-BTCC battler Anthony Reid, is looking forward to the FIA GT3 event at Silverstone next weekend. Driving with French team Pouchelon Racing, Anthony will be in the awesome Dodge Viper SRT-10, thought...

Tue 14 Nov 2006
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...