First high-speed runs of Daytona Prototype in the United Kingdom
At Silverstone yesterday Anglo American Oil Company Ltd, Sunoco and
GRAND-AM presented the top four competitors in this year's Sunoco
Rolex 24 at Daytona Challenge and also ...
Jens Marquardt introduced as next BMW Motorsport Director.
Munich, 4th December 2010. BMW announced details concerning its 2011 motor
racing programme during the BMW Sports Trophy Awards Ceremony held in Munich
on Saturday. The company's...
@>Porsche Cup Winners, 1970-2010
Year Driver Nat Team
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1970 Gijs van Lennep NL Wihuri
1971 Erwin ...
United Autosports Completes 2011 British GT Championship Squad
Former British Touring Car Championship race winner John Bintcliffe (GB)
will return to regular race action when the ex-Audi Sport UK "tin
top" ace contests the 2011 British GT ...
Marco Holzer new works driver - established pilots stay under contract
Stuttgart - December 12 -- Porsche Motorsport heads into the 2011 racing season with strong
factory driver lineup as the works squad grows from eight to nine pilots. After...
2010 once again sees BMW celebrate victories across the world.
BMW Motorsport can once again look back on a successful motor racing season.
Whether with the BMW M3 GT2 in endurance racing, the BMW 320si WTCC in the
FIA World Touring Car ...
Robin Mortimer 24.04.1952 -- 22.06.2010
Princethorpe, Warwickshire -- Thursday, June 24, 2010; Robin Peter
Mortimer, owner of RPM Motorsport, sadly passed away late on Tuesday,
June 22, aged 58.
It is understood that Robin died of natural...
Drivers and Riders Limber Up Macau-Style
November 17, 2010, Fisherman's Wharf, Macau - Racing driver James
Calado (Carlin) shimmies his way through Panda Limbo as part of the Macau
Grand Prix Challenge, Wednesday's media event ahead of the Star...
Dilango Racing Confirms Nissan Entries for GT4 Asia Cup
Dilango Racing have confirmed two Nissan 350Z's for the newly
launched GT4 Asia Cup.
The cars, backed by Nismo engineering, were converted from the Nismo
380RS to comply with the GT4...
Ingolstadt, November 5, 2010 - When the prestigious Race of Champions
as a contest of the world's best race and rally drivers visits
Dussseldorf on November 27 and 28, Audi will be part of the action too.
The Audi R8 LMS will be one of the cars in...
2011 Version of the World's Most Successful GT Race Car Debut at Porsche
"Night of Champions"
Stuttgart - December 12 -- The Porsche 911 GT3 RSR takes off into the new
motorsport season with significant modifications. The 2011 version of the ...
Change at the top of BMW Motorsport:
Mario Theissen to hand over to Jens Marquardt on 1 July 2011.
Munich, 24 November 2010. After more than 12 uninterrupted years, a
changeover at the head of BMW
Motorsport is in the offing. On 30 June 2011,...
Porsche Motorsport around the world
Stuttgart/Atlanta - October 27 -- The Motorsport Newsletter regularly provides information
on Porsche Motorsport around the world. More detailed information and additional
photographs are available...
GT4 Asia Cup
GT Racing in Asia is set to expand with the introduction of the GT4 Asia Cup by the
Region's leading Motorsport promoter Motorsport Asia. The GT4 Asia Cup will be a
welcome addition to the Asian Festival Of Speed alongside the...
Gianluca Roda first Italian to win the Porsche Cup
Stuttgart - December 12, 2010 -- Gianluca Roda is the first Italian to win the Porsche
Cup, which has been awarded by Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Stuttgart, since 1970. As
the brainchild of...
Audi R8 LMS makes strong debut in Macau
GT3: The Audi R8 LMS left a strong impression on its first showing on the
notorious street circuit in Macau. Two Audi drivers - the Hong Kong
Chinese Marchy Lee (KK Performance) and the Briton Danny Watts...
Podium result for Audi at DTM finale
DTM: Timo Scheider clinched a podium result for Audi at the DTM's world
final in Shanghai (China). After a serious accident in qualifying the
Audi A4 DTM of the two-time DTM Champions had to be repaired from...
STAKES HIGH AT GTRNZ SERIES FINALE
The stakes have been raised for the final round of the GTRNZ Series at
the Taupo Motorsport Park this weekend.
Every round of the series has produced excitement by the bucketload and
to add more edge this ...
Points for Audi R8 LMS at Silverstone
FIA GT3: At the season opener of the FIA GT3 European Championship at
Silverstone (Great Britain) Team Sainteloc-Phoenix Racing clinched
championship points twice. The team's Belgian driver pairing ...
Audi R8 LMS wins 12-hour race
24h Series: The Austrian Lechner Racing team won the third running of the
12 Hour Race of Hungary on its debut appearance with the Audi R8 LMS. The
driver quartet of Philip Konig, Niki Mayr-Melnhof, Thomas Gruber ...
GT3 Asia Starts the Season with 23 Cars
Twenty three drivers have confirmed their participation in the GT3 Asia
series held during the Asian Festival Of Speed season opener held this
15-16 May weekend at Sepang International Circuit. The ...
Race Report: UAE National Race Day at Yas Marina Circuit
Yas Marina Circuit hosted, for the first time, a UAE National Race Day
featuring a Cytech UAE GT Championship race, Total UAE Touring Cars, UAE
Sportscars and Suzuki Swift Cup. The races...
BMW outlines future motorsport programme.Munich, 29th April 2010. Motorsport will
continue to play a leading role at BMW, with plans now being implemented for an
extensive programme. BMW will significantly expand its activities in the field ...
Luca Ludwig is German GT Champion
GT3 Germany: Luca Ludwig is the 2010 German GT Champion. The 21-year-old
is the first title winner of the German Championship that was announced
by the DMSB for the first time this year. The title for drivers of...
United Autosports Finalizes Driver Line-Up For Second Audi Entry
United Autosports achieved third (pictured) and fourth places in GT3 on
the team's maiden 24 Hour race at Spa (Jul 31-Aug 1)
Danny Watts (England), Richard Meins (England)...
NGK remains Technical Partner of BMW Motorsport in 2010.
Munich, 8th April 2010. Over four years down the line, the successful
partnership between BMW Motorsport and NGK Spark Plug Co. Ltd. is
entering its next stage: the successful cooperation...
Q&A with Total UAE GT Championship pace setter Karim Al Azhari
Dubai based Karim Al Azhari has won just about every championship he has
ever entered in the UAE. He currently is the pace setter in the inaugural
Total UAE GT Championship in the ...
Eleventh consecutive podium for Audi
ILMC: In its eleventh running at the "Petit Le Mans" race at Road Atlanta
(USA) Audi again clinched a podium result. For six hours Audi had been
hoping to claim its tenth win in the American endurance classic.
Audi duo dominates
GT Spain: With two victories on the penultimate weekend of the Spanish GT
Championship at Navarra the Portuguese drivers Cesar Campanico and JoÃ£o
Pedro Figueiredo in their Audi R8 LMS extended their lead of the
Nurburgring 24 Hours: Porsche swift but no happy ending
For eight hours, the Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid led the Nurburgring 24 hour race, until almost two
hours before the flag when engine damage halted the spectacular charge of the 'rolling race...
Porsche Motorsport around the world
Stuttgart. The Motorsport Newsletter regularly provides information on Porsche Motorsport
around the world. More detailed information and additional photographs are available for
accredited journalists from...
Turbulent Le Mans dress rehearsal for Audi
LMS: The Le Mans dress rehearsal at Spa-Francorchamps (Belgium) was
turbulent. The traditional 1000-kilometer race had to be suspended for
almost 40 minutes just before half-distance due to a power cut.
PENALTY DENIES GEDDIE & RUHAN VICTORY AT SNETTERTON
Aberdeen's Glynn Geddie and co-driver Andy Ruhan narrowly missed out on
victory in the GT Trophy race at Snetterton yesterday. The JMH Automotive
pair were front runners for much of the race...
Bilski Takes Race 2 and Championship Leaderboard in Action Packed GT4
Daniel Bilski took the win in Round 2 of the GT4 Asia Cup after an
incident filled race at the Sepang International Circuit with a time
38:15.640s with Ryan Marsden...
- McLaren and CRS Racing in partnership to develop GT3 racing car
based on new McLaren MP4-12C road car
- First customer cars planned for 2012 season
- 12C's innovative carbon chassis, light weight and
aerodynamics promise winning...
Reds on parade in Valencia
Maranello, 23 november - Tomorrow morning, the Paseo de la Alameda in
Valencia will be closed to traffic as it hosts a parade of Ferraris, in the
Spanish city for the Finali Mondiali, the event which traditionally ...