Blancpain Endurance News and Analysis
A Lexus won a Blancpain GT Series race for the first time after taking the lead on the last lap of a truly incredible Endurance Cup race at Paul Ricard.
The new R-Motorsport Aston Martin team of Nicki Thiim, Matthieu Vaxiviere and Jake Dennis dominated the Silverstone round of the Blancpain Endurance Cup.
Le Mans 24 Hours winner Guy Smith will step down from the factory M-Sport Bentley team after this weekend's Blancpain GT Series round at Silverstone.
The Blancpain GT Series organiser has hit back at claims from the Grasser Lamborghini team that it was unfairly penalised under the Balance of Performance rules in last weekend's Endurance Cup opener at Monza.
New Mercedes DTM test and reserve driver Christian Vietoris will race for the German manufacturer in this year's Blancpain GT Series with the factory-supported Strakka squad.
Mercedes factory drivers Maximilian Buhk and Maximilian Gotz will contest this year's Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup with the Strakka Racing squad.
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The new R-Motorsport Aston Martin squad run by the Arden and Jota teams has completed its Blancpain GT Series line-up with former GP3 frontrunner Marvin Kirchhofer.
The Grasser Lamborghini squad will defend its Blancpain GT Series drivers' titles with unchanged line-ups in 2018.
Aston Martin works drivers Nicki Thiim and Maxime Martin were both announced to add full-time Blancpain Endurance campaigns to their 2018 schedules with R-Motorsport.
Bentley has announced Spa 24 Hours winner Jules Gounon as the replacement for Oliver Jarvis in its Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup and Intercontinental GT Challenge line-ups for 2018.
Alex Brundle and Jake Dennis have signed to race for a new Aston Martin-backed Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup team, R-Motorsport.
Bentley has unveiled a new Continental GT3 that will begin racing next season.
The Strakka Racing GT squad will switch from McLaren to Mercedes machinery for the 2018 season, and will contest the Intercontinental GT Challenge for the first time.