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Fri 06 Nov 2009
EU3: Audi R8 LMS surpasses all expectations

EU3: Audi R8 LMS surpasses all expectations

Audi R8 LMS surpasses all expectations Ingolstadt -- At the end of the 2009 motorsport season AUDI AG cannot only be pleased with the successful title defense in the DTM. The Audi R8 LMS made a convincing showing in its first racing season as ...

Mon 14 Dec 2009
World Motor Sport Council notes 2009-12-11
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World Motor Sport Council notes 2009-12-11

World Motor Sport Council The World Motor Sport Council met in Monaco on 11 December 2009. The following decisions were taken: MOBILITY AND MOTOR SPORT The FIA President opened the meeting by reaffirming his strong commitment to encouraging...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Silverstone: MARCVDS weekend summary
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Silverstone: MARCVDS weekend summary

Leinders-Kuppens 10th with the Ford GT The 2009 FIA-GT championship started this Bank Holiday weekend in Silverstone. For the MARC VDS Racing Team it was the first race with their new Ford GT. The GT1-version of this car was developed in ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Spa 24: Post-race press conference
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Spa 24: Post-race press conference

Spa-Francorchamps 2009 Quotes from the Spa press conference GT1 RACE WINNERS : NR 4 PK CARSPORT CORVETTE Z06 Mike Hezemans, nr 4 PK Racing Corvette Z.06, 1st: "That was really nice -- now I have won this race twice, so that's better. It's even...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
EU3: Dubai: Hexis Racing AMR 2009 season preview
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EU3: Dubai: Hexis Racing AMR 2009 season preview

The HEXIS Racing team was founded during the 2001/2002 winter by Michel Mateu, CEO of HEXIS Group. This company is based in the South of France (Herault) and specialised in the manufacturing of PVC films meant for long- term communication (indoor...

MARC VDS Racing Team to run the Ford GT
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MARC VDS Racing Team to run the Ford GT

Marc VDS Racing Team takes a Ford to battle in FIA-GT A promise is a promise: when a few weeks ago MARC VDS Racing Team announced their entry in the top category (GT1) of the FIA-GT championship, the famous Belgian team still had to choose the...

Sun 27 Dec 2009
Aston Martin joins new GT1 World Championship
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Aston Martin joins new GT1 World Championship

ASTON MARTIN TEAMS TO COMPETE IN NEW GT1 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP Gaydon, December 23 2009. Aston Martin will be represented by two teams in the new FIA GT1 World Championship in 2010. Teams Hexis AMR and Young Driver AMR have applied for entry and...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
EU3: Adria: Eric De Doncker weekend summary
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EU3: Adria: Eric De Doncker weekend summary

Implacable victory of Matech Racing's Ford GT with Eric De Doncker and Dino Lunardi ! Scheduled on the small Italian circuit of Adria, within easy reach of Venice, the second meeting of the European FIA GT3 championship kicked off in...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
EU3: FIA World Motor Sport Council notes 2009-06-24
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EU3: FIA World Motor Sport Council notes 2009-06-24

The World Motor Sport Council met in Paris on 24 June 2009. The following decisions were taken: FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP All currently competing teams have committed to the FIA Formula One World Championship. There will be no ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
CRS announces 2009 drivers
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CRS announces 2009 drivers

CRS LAUNCHES FIA GT TITLE ASSAULT After a successful debut season CRS Racing is gearing up for 2009 and it all starts today with the news that the team's FIA GT Driver line-up for 2009 will be Chris Niarchos, Andrew Kirkaldy, Rob Bell and Tim ...

Silverstone: Kenneth Heyer weekend summary
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Silverstone: Kenneth Heyer weekend summary

Difficult Season debut for Kenneth Heyer. Similiar to the tough Ferrari F1 start this Season, BMS Scuderia Italia had a difficult debut in Silverstone for the first event of the 2009 FIA GT Championship. The Team based in Brescia, Italy, had...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
EU3: Oschersleben: Practice 1 times
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EU3: Oschersleben: Practice 1 times

Pos Car Class Drivers Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ----- ---------------------------- ------------------------------ -------- ------- ------- 1. 26 AU Haase, Mies Audi...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
Double win for Spinal Injuries Scotland volunteer Keira

Double win for Spinal Injuries Scotland volunteer Keira

Spinal Injuries volunteer worker Keira Proctor has been named as Spinal Injuries Scotland Volunteer of the Year. In addition to winning this prestigious award which she will receive at the Old Course Hotel in St Andrews on the 15th May, Keira also...

EU3: Audi newsletter 2009-05-03
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EU3: Audi newsletter 2009-05-03

Audi R8 LMS shine around the Nordschleife VLN: The four Audi R8 LMS cars fielded by Phoenix Racing and ABT Sportsline made a strong impression in the dress rehearsal for the 24-hour race around the Nurburgring. Marc Basseng, Marcel Fassler, ...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
EU3: Standings after Paul Ricard
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EU3: Standings after Paul Ricard

@>Drivers' Championship: Pos Driver Points --- ---------------------------- -------- 1. Christopher Mies 40 = Christopher Haase 40 3. Nicolas Armindo 37 = Cesar...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Spa 24: Xavier Maassen race report
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Spa 24: Xavier Maassen race report

HORRENDOUS 24 HOURS OF SPA FOR Xavier Maassen SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS. One again it wasn't to be for Xavier Maassen. His second participation in the 24 Hours of Spa, the fourth round of the FIA GT Championship, came to another early end. "I...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
EU3: 2009 FIA GT3 calendar

EU3: 2009 FIA GT3 calendar

<pre> FIA GT3 European Championship 03/05 GB Silverstone SuperCar Weekend Silverstone Grand Prix 16/05 I Adria Adria 21/06 D Oschersleben Oschersleben...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
Paul Ricard: CRS Racing race report
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Paul Ricard: CRS Racing race report

TINCKNELL TAKES THE GRADUATE CUP Harry Tincknell's sixth place finish in the first of today's two Formula Renault races at Brands Hatch secured the Graduate Cup title for the 17 year-old CRS racer. Harry has had a fantastic first year in cars...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
EU3: Audi newsletter 2009-09-13

EU3: Audi newsletter 2009-09-13

Audi R8 LMS wins in the European Championship FIA GT3: Audi R8 LMS victories are part of everyday life in the national championships. The new AUDI AG GT3 sportscar has now also taken its first win at international level: The Germans Christopher...

EU3: FIA GT Championship returns to Motors TV
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EU3: FIA GT Championship returns to Motors TV

Coverage of the prestigious FIA GT Championship will return to Motors TV for the second half of the 2009 season. The 'High Speed Television' channel already boasts an impressive portfolio of sportscar and GT racing coverage, including the...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
New Matech Ford GT1 will debut in April
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New Matech Ford GT1 will debut in April

FORD GT1 - Official presentation during the FIA-GT Media & Test Days on April 6th and 7th in Paul-Ricard! Following intense development works accomplished during the recent winter months Matech Concepts is about to present its new project to ...

EU3: Eric De Doncker joins Matech Racing
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EU3: Eric De Doncker joins Matech Racing

Eric De Doncker aiming for the title in the European FIA GT3 at the wheel of a Ford GT Matech Racing! Double title holder of the European GT4 Cup at the wheel of the Insulco Motorsport 98 Ford Mustang FR500C GT4, Eric De Doncker is...

EU3: CRS Racing joins series
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EU3: CRS Racing joins series

A NEW CHALLENGE FOR CRS IN 2009 CRS Racing is adding another string to its bow in 2009 with the announcement that it will run two cars in the FIA GT3 European Championship*. This is a brand new challenge for the team that already races two GT2...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
EU3: Portimao: Phil Quaife weekend summary
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EU3: Portimao: Phil Quaife weekend summary

SEASON'S BEST FOR IN-FORM QUAIFE AT THE ALGARVE CIRCUIT Phil Quaife scored his best result of the season as the FIA GT3 European Championship re-emerged from its summer break at the Algarve Circuit in Portugal, although the Kent-based driver and...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
EU3: Adria: Practice 1 times
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EU3: Adria: Practice 1 times

Pos Car Class Drivers Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ----- ---------------------------- ------------------------------ -------- ------- ------- 1. 1 FGT Salles, Mutsch Ford...

Thomas Biagi joins Matech driver line-up
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Thomas Biagi joins Matech driver line-up

Thomas Biagi teamed up with Thomas Mutsch for the first two rounds of the FIA GT! Having been the talk of the town during the Test & Media Days of the FIA GT championship with the unveiling of the new Ford GT1, the Matech GT Racing team can now...

2009 FIA GT Calendar

2009 FIA GT Calendar

2009 FIA GT Championship <pre> 3 May GB Silverstone 16 May I Adria 21 Jun D Oschersleben 26 Jul B 24 Hrs Spa 9 Aug RO Bucharest (city)** 20 Sep P Algrave** 4 Oct F Paul Ricard 25 Oct B Zolder **subject to the FIA...

Sat 24 Oct 2009
Zolder: Qualifying times
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Zolder: Qualifying times

Pos Car Class Drivers Car Time Gap To 1st --- --- ----- ------------------------------------ ---------------------- -------- ------- ------- 1. 4 GT1 Anthony Kumpen ...

Fri 19 Jun 2009
EU3: CRS Racing launches Ferrari GT3
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EU3: CRS Racing launches Ferrari GT3

INTRODUCING...THE FERRARI SCUDERIA GT3! CRS Racing recently announced it would enter the FIA GT3 Championship in 2009 in a "newly-homologated car". It has been revealed that the team will run the beautiful Ferrari Scuderia GT3, a car that ...

Wed 28 Oct 2009
Zolder: Marc VDS race report
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Zolder: Marc VDS race report

Retirement in Zolder for the Marc VDS Racing Team The last round of the FIA-GT championship, this Sunday on the Belgian track of Zolder, ended in retirement for the Marc VDS Racing Team. Just after an hour's racing Bas Leinders and Renaud ...

Sun 25 Oct 2009
EU3: Final 2009 standings
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EU3: Final 2009 standings

@>Drivers' Championship: Pos Driver/Team Points --- ---------------------------- -------- 1. Christopher Mies 54 = Christopher Haase 54 3. Nicolas Armindo 43 = Thomas...

Wed 07 Oct 2009
EU3: Paul Ricard: HEXIS Racing AMR weekend summary
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EU3: Paul Ricard: HEXIS Racing AMR weekend summary

One pole, one victory and plenty of thrills! HEXIS Racing AMR's two crews each came away from the Paul Ricard HTTT circuit with five points, as they jockey for position in the FIA GT3 European championship. However, the manner in which they each...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Spa 24: SRT preview
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Spa 24: SRT preview

SRT with Gavin-Longin-Soulet-Ruffier in Spa Merchtem, Belgium. For the seventh successive time, the SRT team will be entering the Spa 24 Hours with a Corvette and, this year, it will be the final curtain for the American car in the GT1...

Fri 16 Oct 2009
EU3: FIA ruling on Hexis Racing appeal
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EU3: FIA ruling on Hexis Racing appeal

International Court of Appeal The FIA International Court of Appeal met in Paris on Wednesday, October 14, 2009, to examine an appeal lodged by the Federation Francaise du Sport Automobile (FFSA) on behalf of its competitor Hexis Racing AMR ...

Fri 02 Oct 2009
Hungaroring: SRT race report
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Hungaroring: SRT race report

SRT maintains a top-4 in FIA GT-championship BUDAPEST. In the fifth race of the FIA GT championship on the Hungaroring (Budapest-Hungary) SRT clinched a sixth place. As such the SRT duo James Ruffier and Bert Longin maintain a top-4 spot...

EU3: Oschersleben: CRS Racing weekend summary
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EU3: Oschersleben: CRS Racing weekend summary

CITATION CUP WIN NO.2 FOR NIARCHOS Chris Niarchos took his second Citation Cup victory of 2009 today with a fourth place finish in the FIA GT race at Oschersleben. The No.56 Ferrari of Andrew Kirkaldy and Rob Bell had to settle for sixth ...