Four GT champions took to the track last weekend. In Germany, the second round of the VLN took place at the Nürburgring, while the ADAC GT Masters kicked off their season at Oschersleben. Elsewhere, the International GT Open raced at Paul Ricard and the Pirelli World Challenge held rounds six and seven at Barber Motorsports […]
It didn’t take long for the new Audi R8 LMS GT3 to establish itself as a winner: just seven weeks after its presentation in Geneva, WRT brought the German manufacturer their very first win with the R8 Mk. II. The victory in the second VLN race of the season at the Nürburgring came courtesy of […]
Long Beach was the stage of not just the IMSA United Sports Car Championship, but Pirelli World Challenge as well. The two big rival series both served as the undercard to the IndyCar Grand Prix of Long Beach. While IMSA put in a remarkably clean race without any major incidents, the Pirelli World Challenge was […]
WRT takes a chance with a couple of young guys this season. The Audi team has added an R8 LMS ultra for 17-year-old Max Koebolt, 23-year-old Pieter Schothorst and 26-year-old Porsche Carrera Cup France graduate Sacha Bottemanne. The trio had their Blancpain GT baptism of fire in the season opening race at Monza last weekend. […]
As we’re leaving England to move on to the next round of the FIA World Endurance Championship, here is the full gallery of the ELMS and WEC races at Silverstone. For the report, click here. Photos by Niels Breider.
Barely anything separated the winner from the runner-up. That was both the case for the European Le Mans Series and the World Endurance Championship races that were held at Silverstone last weekend. When the chequered flag was waved the difference between the numbers one and two was less than half a second in ELMS and […]
With 5-percent less power output from the engines, speed limits on sections of the track, and several spectators zones that were off-limits for the fans, a boring race was expected. In the end, though, the qualifying race for the Nürburgring 24 hours turned out one to be one that was as exciting as any other […]