The Stephane Ratel Organisation will link its three continental sprint series into an 18-round global championship for manufacturers in 2019 under the Blancpain GT World Challenge banner.
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Christian Engelhart and Mirko Bortolotti dominated the opening Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup race at the Hungaroring, beating pre-race favourites Mercedes.
There could be as many as five or six new GT2 supercars ready to race by the second half of next year, according to class instigator Stephane Ratel.
WRT’s Stuart Leonard and Frederic Vervisch converted pole into Blancpain GT Series Cup victory at Brands Hatch in their Audi R8 LMS, the fourth different winner in as many races.
Attempto Audi drivers Kelvin van der Linde and Steijn Schothorst started the 2018 Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup season with a victory in the Zolder main race.
New Audi DTM driver Robin Frijns will return to the Blancpain GT Series with the WRT Audi team in 2018.
The Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup is not in danger despite a dramatic fall in entries for 2018, championship boss Stephane Ratel has insisted.
BTCC race winner Aron Taylor-Smith will contest this year’s Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup in a Team Parker Racing-run Bentley.
Team WRT pair Robin Frijns and Stuart Leonard took the Blancpain GT Sprint Series title in a thrilling finish to Sunday's Nurburgring race, as the main championship contenders suffered late drama.
Blancpain Sprint Cup championship leaders Franck Perera and Maximilian Buhk extended their championship lead to five points after a thrilling win at the Nurburgring.
Dries Vanthoor and Marcel Fassler thrust themselves into title contention in the Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup by completing a dominant weekend at the Hungaroring with victory in the feature race.
Ex-Formula 1 driver Will Stevens will return to the WRT Audi team for the next Sprint Cup round of the Blancpain GT Series at the Hungaroring later this month.
Team WRT Audi doubled up in the Blancpain Sprint round at Zolder as Markus Winkelhock and Will Stevens led an all-Audi top four the main race.
The #17 Audi Team WRT team of Robin Frijns and Stuart Leonard were victorious in the qualifying race of the Blancpain Sprint Series round at Zolder as the latter held off four rival cars during his stint.
Comforted by the double podium finish at the last Sprint Cup race at Brands Hatch, the squad, will definitely want to fight for the first success of the season!
Grasser Racing duo Christian Engelhart and Mirko Bortolotti dominated the second feature race of the Blancpain GT Sprint Cup season at Brands Hatch.
The #84 HTP Mercedes of Maximilian Buhk and Franck Perera claimed the victory in a dramatic Saturday qualifying race of the opening round of the 2017 Blancpain Sprint Series at Misano.
The first Sprint meeting of the season will have 34 cars on the starting grid, representing seven prestigious manufacturers.
Ex-Formula 1 driver Will Stevens will continue with top Blancpain GT team Audi WRT for the 2017 season, it has been announced.
Narain Karthikeyan is exploring his options after losing his Super Formula drive, with Blancpain GT emerging as the most likely alternative for the former F1 driver.