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Glock, Wittmann headline Walkenhorst BMW GTWCE line-up

Ex-Formula 1 racer Timo Glock and DTM champions Martin Tomczyk and Marco Wittman will race for the Walkenhorst BMW squad in the 2021 GT World Challenge Europe. 

ART partners Spa-winning GPX Racing Porsche team

The ART Grand Prix team will return to sportscar racing with the Spa 24 Hours-winning GPX Racing entrant in this year's GT World Challenge Europe Endurance Cup.

Top LMP2 squad JOTA to run McLaren in GTWCE

Top LMP2 outfit JOTA will return to GT racing by fielding a McLaren 720S GT3 with an all-factory driver line-up in this year’s GT World Challenge Europe.

Aitken to race in GT World Challenge Europe with Lamborghini

Williams Formula 1 reserve driver Jack Aitken will race in the GT World Challenge Europe in 2021 with Lamborghini.

Ferrari junior Ilott joins GT World Challenge with Iron Lynx

Ferrari academy driver Callum Ilott will contest the Endurance Cup rounds of the 2021 GT World Challenge Europe with an Iron Lynx Ferrari 488 GT3.

Bortolotti rejoins Lamborghini factory roster for 2021

Mirko Bortolotti has rejoined Lamborghini's roster of factory GT drivers for the 2021 season after a year with Audi.

Lexus ends factory support for European GT3 programme

Toyota brand Lexus has ended factory support of its racing program with the RC F GT3 contender in Europe. 

Ferrari's Pier Guidi wins GT World Challenge Endurance crown

Ferrari’s Alessandro Pier Guidi won the GT World Challenge Endurance Cup title after super-subs Come Ledogar and Tom Blomqvist helped him claim victory in the Paul Ricard 1000km.

Ferrari calls up Serra to race in Bahrain WEC finale

Ferrari has called up Daniel Serra to race for its factory GTE Pro squad in next weekend's Bahrain FIA World Endurance Championship season finale.

Porsche's Tandy "burst into tears" after sealing Spa win 24 Hours of Spa
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Porsche's Tandy "burst into tears" after sealing Spa win

Porsche driver Nick Tandy has revealed that he cried with emotion as he completed victory in last weekend's Spa 24 Hours for Rowe Racing.

Spa 24 Hours: Porsche wins after late charge from Tandy 24 Hours of Spa
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Spa 24 Hours: Porsche wins after late charge from Tandy

Porsche came from behind on a wet track to win the Spa 24 Hours with the factory Rowe Racing entry driven by Nick Tandy, Earl Bamber and Laurens Vanthoor. 

Spa 24 Hours: Audi holds 1-2 at three-quarter distance

Audi ran one-two in the Spa 24 Hours at the three-quarter mark with its factory entries from the Sainteloc and Attempto teams. 

Spa 24h: Mercedes leads at six hours after delayed start 24 Hours of Spa
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Spa 24h: Mercedes leads at six hours after delayed start

Mercedes led the Spa 24 Hours after six hours with the Auto Sport Promotion line-up of Raffaele Marciello, Felipe Fraga and Timur Boguslavskiy at the six-hour mark.

Spa 24 Hours delayed after horror crash in support race 24 Hours of Spa
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Spa 24 Hours delayed after horror crash in support race

The start of the Spa 24 Hours has been delayed after an accident in the Lamborghini Super Trofeo support race in which a driver sustained a suspected broken leg. 

Spa 24 Hours makes U-turn on track limits policy 24 Hours of Spa
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Spa 24 Hours makes U-turn on track limits policy

There has been a clamp down on track limits ahead of this weekend's Spa 24 Hours after the majority of cars repeatedly ran off circuit during practice and qualifying.

SRO expands on Spa 24 Hours COVID-19 concerns

SRO chief Stephane Ratel has admitted to concerns that this weekend's Spa 24 Hours would be cancelled as the result of the worsening COVID-19 situation in Belgium.

Spa 24h: Marciello claims pole for Mercedes 24 Hours of Spa
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Spa 24h: Marciello claims pole for Mercedes

Raffaele Marciello claimed pole position ahead of this weekend's Spa 24 Hours round of the GT World Challenge Europe for the Auto Sport Promotion Mercedes team.

Spa 24h: WRT Audi tops opening qualifying session 24 Hours of Spa
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Spa 24h: WRT Audi tops opening qualifying session

The WRT Audi squad topped opening qualifying for this weekend's Spa 24 Hours round of the GT World Challenge Europe.

Why Timur Boguslavskiy has added incentive in the Spa 24 Hours 24 Hours of Spa
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Why Timur Boguslavskiy has added incentive in the Spa 24 Hours

Right now, a 20-year old from Kazan in Russia is one of the most successful Mercedes drivers in GT racing. But this weekend he must pass a very special test if he’s to join Lewis Hamilton at the end-of-season Mercedes party…

DTM title contenders give up Audi Spa 24h drives 24 Hours of Spa
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DTM title contenders give up Audi Spa 24h drives

Audi DTM drivers Rene Rast, Nico Muller and Robin Frijns will not take part in this weekend's Spa 24 Hours, the German marque has announced.

Porsche's Spa 24h winners switch teams for 2020

Porsche drivers Kevin Estre, Michael Christensen and Richard Lietz will defend their Spa 24 Hours crown with the KCMG squad later this month.

Spa 24 Hours abandons plans for 25-hour race 24 Hours of Spa
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Spa 24 Hours abandons plans for 25-hour race

Plans for this month's Spa 24 Hours to be run over 25 hours have been abandoned.

Mortara to make Audi return in Spa 24 Hours

Edoardo Mortara will make his first appearance in an Audi in four years in next month's Spa 24 Hours, as he joins the WRT team's four-car line-up for the Belgian classic.

Kobayashi joins HubAuto Ferrari squad for Spa 24h

Toyota LMP1 star Kamui Kobayashi will make his return to the Spa 24 Hours next month driving a Ferrari 488 GT3 for the HubAuto Corsa team.

Porsche dominates six-hour Nurburgring GTWCE event Nurburgring
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Porsche dominates six-hour Nurburgring GTWCE event

Dinamic Motorport’s Christian Engelhart, Matteo Cairoli and Sven Muller utterly dominated the second GT World Challenge Europe Endurance Cup round of the season at the Nurburgring for Porsche.

De Silvestro to make GTWCE debut for ROWE Porsche team

Porsche works driver Simona de Silvestro will make her debut in the GT World Challenge Endurance Cup in next weekend's Nurburgring round with the ROWE Racing team.

WRT Audi wins Imola GT World Challenge Europe opener Imola
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WRT Audi wins Imola GT World Challenge Europe opener

Audi claimed victory in the opening GT World Challenge Europe Endurance Cup round of the season at Imola courtesy of its Team WRT squad.

Sirotkin joins GT World Challenge Europe enduros with SMP

Former Williams F1 driver Sergey Sirotkin will make his GT3 debut with SMP Racing in the endurance rounds of this year’s GT World Challenge Europe.

R-Motorsport withdraws from 2020 GT World Challenge season

The R-Motorsport Aston Martin squad has withdrawn from this year's GT World Challenge Europe and will instead focus on its 2021 campaigns.

Ex-F2 driver Lorandi makes GT3 switch with Mercedes

Ex-Formula 2 driver Alessio Lorandi has become the latest single-seater driver to make the transition to sportscar racing, joining the GetSpeed Mercedes team for a GT World Challenge Europe campaign.

Rescheduled Spa 24 Hours extended by one hour

The rescheduled Spa 24 Hours round of the GT World Challenge Europe in October has been extended by one hour to become a 25-hour race.

Bernhard withdraws Spa 24 Hours entry

Two-time FIA World Endurance Championship title winner Timo Bernhard's Porsche team has scratched plans to contest the rescheduled Spa 24 Hours in October.

Spa 24 Hours will go ahead with or without spectators

The rescheduled Spa 24 Hours blue riband round of the GT World Challenge Europe in October will go ahead with or without spectators, series boss Stephane Ratel has vowed.

GT World Challenge Europe issues revised schedule

A revised GT World Challenge Europe schedule due to begin in July has been issued, including a second six-hour race at the Nurburgring. 

Spa 24 Hours pushed back to October

The Spa 24 Hours centrepiece round of the GT World Challenge Europe has been rescheduled for October.

Spa 24 Hours postponed due to public gathering ban in Belgium

The Spa 24 Hours blue riband round of the GT World Challenge Europe has been postponed as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

Ghiotto could miss F2 races if GT commitments clash

Luca Ghiotto could end up missing a number of Formula 2 rounds this season if they clash with his GT racing commitments with the R-Motorsport Aston Martin outfit.

Deletraz set for GT World Challenge Europe debut

Haas Formula 1 simulator driver Louis Deletraz is set to return to the GT ranks this season in the GT World Challenge Europe with the factory-backed GPX Racing squad. 

Juncadella joins R-Motorsport's GT World Challenge effort

Dani Juncadella will race an R-Motorsport-run Aston Martin Vantage GT3 in GT World Challenge Europe and ADAC GT Masters this year.

GT World Challenge cancels Monza season opener

GT World Challenge Europe has cancelled the opening round of the 2020 Endurance Cup season at Monza following quarantine measures implemented by Italy amid the coronavirus outbreak.

Spa-winning GPX squad gets factory Porsche drivers

The Spa 24 Hours-winning GPX Racing team will field two Porsches featuring the German marque's factory drivers in the new GT World Challenge Europe Endurance Cup season.

Button's GT team switches from Honda to McLaren machinery

The team in which 2009 Formula 1 world champion Jenson Button is a partner is switching to McLaren from Honda for its 2020 GT World Challenge Europe campaign.

McLaren squad enters rebranded GT World Challenge

The McLaren 720S GT3 will race in the renamed GT World Challenge Europe Endurance Cup for the first time in 2020.

Spa 24 Hours rules tweaked to combat "lottery effect"

New rules have been introduced for the renamed GT World Challenge Europe Endurance Cup and its blue-riband Spa 24 Hours round to encourage more strategic racing.

Jarvis rejoins Bentley for full 2020 IGTC campaign

Former Audi LMP1 racer Oliver Jarvis will rejoin the factory M-Sport Bentley squad as part of major reshuffle of the British manufacturer's driver line-up for 2020.

Blomqvist joins R-Motorsport after BMW exit

Tom Blomqvist will join the R-Motorsport Aston Martin GT squad for 2020 after his departure from BMW.

BMW reveals teaser image of all-new M4 GT3

BMW has announced it will introduce a new GT3 model for the 2022 season, based on the upcoming next-generation M4 road car, to replace the ageing M6 GT3.

Bortolotti parts ways with Lamborghini, joins Audi

Mirko Bortolotti has parted ways with Lamborghini ahead of the 2020 season, and will instead be an Audi factory driver.

Ghiotto joins R-Motorsport for GT World Challenge

Formula 2 frontrunner Luca Ghiotto will make a switch to sportscar racing next season with the R-Motorsport Aston Martin squad.

Blancpain to withdraw GT series title sponsorship

The major GT series in Europe, North America and Asia run by the Stephane Ratel Organisation will no longer bear the Blancpain name from next season.

FFF Lamborghini pair steal Blancpain Endurance title

FFF Racing Lamborghini pair Andrea Caldarelli and Marco Mapelli took an unlikely sweep of Blancpain GT Series titles by winning a tense Barcelona season finale, pipping SMP Racing by a single point.

Honda could've been "big challenger" without red flag

Honda's sole factory NSX GT3 Evo could've been a "big challenger" for Spa 24 Hours victory without the lengthy red flag period in the morning hours, believes Bertrand Baguette.

Late cautions “ended” Tandy’s Spa 24h victory hopes

Porsche driver Nick Tandy says the two late cautions in the final half-hour of the Spa 24 Hours “ended” his chances of snatching victory for the ROWE Racing team.

Spa 24h: GPX Porsche prevails in stop-start race

Porsche secured its first victory in the Spa 24 Hours since 2010 thanks to the GPX Racing squad at the end of a disrupted, rain-affected race.

Spa 24h red-flagged due to heavy rain

Heavy rain led to the Spa 24 Hours being red-flagged at the 13-hour mark.

Spa 24h: ROWE Porsche leads in heavy rain at halfway

The #998 ROWE Racing Porsche 911 GT3-R led the Spa 24 Hours at the halfway point, as heavy rain caused a lengthy safety car period and only nine cars remained on the lead lap.

Spa 24h: SMP Racing Ferrari leads after six hours

The Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup points-leading SMP Racing Ferrari held a narrow advantage in the Spa 24 Hours after six hours.

Bentley questions Spa 24h BoP after missing Superpole

Bentley has hit out at the Balance of Performance for this weekend's Spa 24 Hours after none of its four factory cars qualified in the top 20.

Spa 24h: Engel shades Vanthoor to give Mercedes pole

Maro Engel secured pole position for the Spa 24 Hours for the Black Falcon Mercedes squad after edging out Porsche driver Laurens Vanthoor by just 0.017 seconds in Superpole on Friday evening.

Indianapolis replaces Laguna Seca on 2020 IGTC calendar

Indianapolis will host the American round of the Intercontinental GT Challenge next year.