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Tue 20 Dec 2005
American GT hires Elder
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American GT hires Elder

AMERICAN GT ROAD RACING HIRES PR VETERAN LEE ELDER WILTON, CT (Dec. 6, 2005) -- The American GT Road Racing Association announced today that it has retained the services of veteran public relations representative...

Wed 07 Dec 2005
BGTC: Kirkaldy receives two special awards
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BGTC: Kirkaldy receives two special awards

ANDREW KIRKALDY IS BRITISH CLUB DRIVER OF THE YEAR 2005 Scuderia Ecosse driver wins Autosport Award On the day that Andrew Kirkaldy collects his BRDC Silver Star, the Scuderia Ecosse team is thrilled to confirm that the young Scot has...

Fri 02 Dec 2005
BGTC: Andrew Kirkaldy receives top BRDC honour
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BGTC: Andrew Kirkaldy receives top BRDC honour

ANDREW KIRKALDY RECEIVES TOP HONOUR FROM BRDC Scottish driver awarded coveted BRDC Silver Star The Scuderia Ecosse team is delighted to announce that Andrew Kirkaldy has been awarded the prestigious BRDC Silver Star for 2005. A previous winner...

Thu 24 Nov 2005
BGTC: Beechdean Racing Brands Hatch GT debut notes
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BGTC: Beechdean Racing Brands Hatch GT debut notes

Beechdean impress on GT debut Beechdean Racing picked the Britcar finale at Brands Hatch to debut their new Ferrari 360 GT3 car. The car was being driven by Aaron Scott and Rod Carman. The weekend got off to a flying start as Aaron set 3rd ...

Sat 19 Nov 2005
EU3: Aston Martin DBRS9 GT3 first test notes
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EU3: Aston Martin DBRS9 GT3 first test notes

The new Aston Martin Racing DBRS9 GT3 car has completed the first 3000 kms of its development programme. Aston Martin Racing first showed the car at the Le Mans 24 Hours in June. Since then, the team has been putting the first test car...

Sat 29 Oct 2005
BGTC: Kinch tries out 2003 Ferrari
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BGTC: Kinch tries out 2003 Ferrari

The British GT Championship isn't generally known as a stepping-stone to Formula One but since winning the 2005 competition, Nathan Kinch has had two outings in an F1 car. Straight after the last race at Silverstone Nathan travelled out ...

Mon 10 Oct 2005
BGTC: Silverstone II: Scuderia Ecosse race notes
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BGTC: Silverstone II: Scuderia Ecosse race notes

CHAMPIONSHIP ONE-TWO! Chris Niarchos and Tim Mullen put in two great performances at Silverstone this weekend and secured the runner-up spot in the British GT Driver's Championship, making it a clean sweep of results for Scuderia Ecosse. RACE...

Wed 05 Oct 2005
BGTC: Silverstone II: Scuderia Ecosse preview
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BGTC: Silverstone II: Scuderia Ecosse preview

The 2005 British GT Championship season draws to a close at Silverstone this weekend but there is still plenty of action to come from the GT teams. Scuderia Ecosse has won the Team's Championship and Nathan Kinch and Andrew Kirkaldy will arrive at...

Tue 27 Sep 2005
BGTC: Trident Iceni GT2 shakedown notes
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BGTC: Trident Iceni GT2 shakedown notes

Bonner burns Bio' in world debut of Trident Iceni GT2 race car British GT regular Alan Bonner gave the Trident Iceni its first shakedown test in Norfolk and will join Enzo Mucci for the GT2 Sportscar's World debut of the Bio Diesel...

Mon 19 Sep 2005
BGTC: Mondello Park: Scuderia Ecosse race two notes
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BGTC: Mondello Park: Scuderia Ecosse race two notes

KINCH AND KIRKALDY DO THE DOUBLE! Nathan Kinch and Andrew Kirkaldy completed a perfect run of results at Mondello Park today, sealing yesterday's Championship win with another race victory, their ninth of the season. Team-mates Chris Niarchos ...

Sun 18 Sep 2005
BGTC: Mondello Park: Scuderia Ecosse drivers clinch championship
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BGTC: Mondello Park: Scuderia Ecosse drivers clinch championship

CHAMPIONS!! Nathan Kinch and Andrew Kirkaldy are British GT Champions! The Scottish duo won Round 10 of the British GT Championship at Mondello Park this afternoon and have now secured an unassailable lead with three races still ...

Wed 14 Sep 2005
BGTC: Mondello Park: Scuderia Ecosse preview
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BGTC: Mondello Park: Scuderia Ecosse preview

Fresh from winning the British GT Teams' Championship at Silverstone recently, Scuderia Ecosse heads west to Ireland this week for the driver's title decider at Mondello Park. KINCH AND KIRKALDY EAGER TO SEW UP THE DRIVER'S CHAMPIONSHIP Nathan...

Wed 17 Aug 2005
BGTC: Silverstone: Ryan Hooker event summary
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BGTC: Silverstone: Ryan Hooker event summary

SILVERSTONE DOWNPOURS DON'T DAMPEN HOOKER'S SPIRITS Ryan Hooker (Upminster) had a packed schedule at Silverstone last weekend. The famous circuit played host to the British round of the 1000km LMES series - a six hour ...

Sun 14 Aug 2005
BGTC: Silverstone: Scuderia Ecosse race notes, results
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BGTC: Silverstone: Scuderia Ecosse race notes, results

SCUDERIA ECOSSE WINS BRITISH GT CHAMPIONSHIP! The Scuderia Ecosse team achieved its ambition to win the British GT Team's Championship at Silverstone today. Second position for Nathan Kinch and Andrew Kirkaldy in the two-hour race sealed the ...

Wed 10 Aug 2005
BGTC: Silverstone: Scuderia Ecosse preview
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BGTC: Silverstone: Scuderia Ecosse preview

Le Mans Endurance Series (Round 3) and British GT Championship (Round 9) 12-14 August 2005 British GT Championship-leading team, Scuderia Ecosse, heads to Silverstone this week for an action-packed weekend of racing. Silverstone is hosting not...

BGTC: Silverstone pre-race notes
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BGTC: Silverstone pre-race notes

Six-hour Special as Spirit of Le Mans returns to Silverstone The festival spirit of Le Mans returns to Silverstone in August, when the Le Mans Endurance Series (LMES) makes its only UK appearance of 2005 at the 1000km of Silverstone event...

Thu 28 Jul 2005
NZ: Porsche GT3 Cup round one preview
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NZ: Porsche GT3 Cup round one preview

INTERNATIONAL RECOGNITION AND NZ CHAMPIONSHIP STATUS FOR '05/06 BATTERY TOWN PORSCHE GT3 CUP CHALLENGE International recognition from Porsche AG and full championship status from MotorSport New Zealand have confirmed New Zealand's Battery ...

Sun 26 Jun 2005
BGTC: Castle Combe: Scuderia Ecosse race notes
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BGTC: Castle Combe: Scuderia Ecosse race notes

PERFECT! The Scottish duo of Andrew Kirkaldy and Nathan Kinch scored a perfect set of results at Castle Combe this weekend, taking their sixth and seventh wins of the 2005 British GT Championship. With team-mates Chris Niarchos and Tim Mullen ...

Tue 21 Jun 2005
BGTC: Patrick Pearce mid-season round-up
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BGTC: Patrick Pearce mid-season round-up

PEARCE CHASING VICTORIES IN SECOND HALF OF 2005 Patrick Pearce has had a superb start to his first year with the LNT TVR sportscar squad -- fighting for race wins and taking podium finishes in international and domestic events. Yet racing...

Fri 17 Jun 2005
Aston Martin Racing launches new GT car
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Aston Martin Racing launches new GT car

Aston Martin Racing launches new GT race car Aston Martin Racing has unveiled the DBRS9, a competition car for club and national racing series, and a bridge for teams and drivers looking towards international GT racing. The DBRS9 is based on...

Tue 31 May 2005
BGTC: Croft: Ryan Hooker race notes
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BGTC: Croft: Ryan Hooker race notes

RYAN HOOKER : THWARTED AT THRUXTON Upminster's Ryan Hooker suffered a weekend of frustration at Thruxton at the fourth round of the British GT Championship. Having suffered a propshaft failure the prior weekend at the...

Tue 24 May 2005
BGTC: Knockhill: Patrick Pearce race notes
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BGTC: Knockhill: Patrick Pearce race notes

PEARCE FAST, BUT FRUSTRATED, IN SCOTLAND Patrick Pearce andthje LNT TVR team were certainly not short of speed in the third and fourth rounds of the British GT Championship at Knockhill in Scotland, but fortune was not on the squad's side. Sixth...

Sun 22 May 2005
AusGTC: Round one summary
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AusGTC: Round one summary

More of the best from Hackett as French flies and Washington chases. Skye Sands Team Lamborghini Australia driver Peter Hackett today wrapped up the opening round of the all new 2005 SPEED Energy drink Australian GT Championship and Porsche ...

Tue 03 May 2005
BGTC: Magny-Cours: Patrick Pearce race notes
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BGTC: Magny-Cours: Patrick Pearce race notes

ANOTHER TOP FIVE FOR PEARCE IN FRANCE Patrick Pearce kept his challenge for the British GT Championship title on track by bringing his LNT TVR T400R home in fifth place after a challenging race at Magny-Cours in France. For this round only,...

Wed 27 Apr 2005
BGTC: Magny-Cours: Ryan Hooker preview
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BGTC: Magny-Cours: Ryan Hooker preview

RYAN HOOKER HEADS TO FRANCE WITH EMOTIONAL ENGINEERING Ryan Hooker (Upminster) will contend the second round of the British GT Championship in the Emotional Engineering prepared Vauxhall Monaro, alongside Matt Griffin.

Mon 25 Apr 2005
FFSA-GT: SRT Corvette partial schedule announced
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FFSA-GT: SRT Corvette partial schedule announced

SRT Corvette C5-R in FFSA-GT As announced earlier on, SRT will be present in the French GT championship, FFSA-GT. The team will participate in 5 races, not clashing with the Belcar calendar. The races are: Pau - Dijon - Albi - Le Mans - ...

Sat 23 Apr 2005
BGTC: Magny-Cours GT2 cars preview
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BGTC: Magny-Cours GT2 cars preview

The British GT Championship came into being in 1993. It was first run under the aegis of SRO in 2004, and enjoyed an extremely successful year, the title going to 18-year-old Jonathan Cocker, racing for Gruppe M. The series is open to two...

BGTC: 2005 British GT Championship calendar
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BGTC: 2005 British GT Championship calendar

<pre> 2005 BRITISH GT CHAMPIONSHIP 2005 CALENDAR Date Track 03/04 Donington Park 01/05 Magny-Cours 08/05 Croft 22/05 Knockhill 29/05 Thruxton 26/06 Castle Combe 14/08...

Tue 19 Apr 2005
FGTC: Iradj Alexander Ledenon summary
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FGTC: Iradj Alexander Ledenon summary

Iradj Alexander: 8th place & break's problems Swiss italian driver Iradj Alexander was engaged last weekend in Ledenon (France) in his second race of GT championship. With the co-driver Gaël Lesoudier, Iradj Alexander placed 8th on Saturday...

Sun 17 Apr 2005
GT3Cup final round Sunday summary
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GT3Cup final round Sunday summary

HALLIDAY GETS THE WIN HE WANTED IN BATTERY TOWN PORSCHE GT3 CUP SERIES FINALE Matt Halliday got the win he wanted in the final Battery Town Porsche GT3 Cup Series race of the season at the Placemakers V8 Supercar meeting at Pukekohe's Pukekohe...

Sat 16 Apr 2005
NZ: GT3Cup final round Saturday notes
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NZ: GT3Cup final round Saturday notes

POLE MAN BAIRD TAKES WIN NUMBER AT PUKEKOHE Pole man Craig Baird took Battery Town Porsche GT3 Cup Series win number 14 on the first day of competition at the two-day Placemakers V8 Supercar meeting at Pukekohe's Pukekohe Park Raceway this ...

FGTC: Iradj Alexander Ledenon preview
GT

FGTC: Iradj Alexander Ledenon preview

Iradj Alexander: second race in Ledenon (France) This weekend swiss driver Iradj Alexander will take part to his second race in french GT championship, on Ledenon circuit. Qualifications and race 1 are scheduled tomorrow, Saturday; race ...

NZ: GT3Cup final round Friday notes
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NZ: GT3Cup final round Friday notes

BUSY BAIRD GRABS BATTERY TOWN PORSCHE GT3 CUP POLE They say that if you want a job done you give it to a busy person and that was certainly the case at Pukekohe Park Raceway this afternoon, when Queensland-based Kiwi Craig Baird set the fastest...

NZ: Porsche GT3 Cup final round preview
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NZ: Porsche GT3 Cup final round preview

LAST MINUTE DEAL SEES BAIRD IN BATTERY TOWN PORSCHE GT3 CUP RACES THIS WEEKEND Accomplished Queensland-based New Zealand racing driver Craig Baird will be a busy man this weekend with news that he will in fact compete in the Battery Town Porsche...

NZ: Porsche GT3 Cup round 8 pre-race notes
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NZ: Porsche GT3 Cup round 8 pre-race notes

RICHARDS TO JOIN BATTERY TOWN PORSCHE GT3 CUP SERIES AT PUKEKOHE Evergreen expat 'Gentleman' Jim Richards will head a bumper Porsche GT3 Cup lineup at the final round of the 2004/05 Battery Town Porsche GT3 Cup series at the Placemakers V8 ...

Wed 06 Apr 2005
BGTC: Tech 9 Motorsport Donington race notes
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BGTC: Tech 9 Motorsport Donington race notes

A Triumphant Return to the Paddock Against all the odds, Tech 9 Motorsport broke championship records last weekend to claim first place in the opening round of the 2005 British GT season for the third year in a row. However as last year's ...