As the Blancpain Endurance Series has come to an end, Yelmer Buurman can look back on a season with more downs than ups. Although the Dutchman and his Black Falcon Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3 teammates Hubert Haupt and Abdulaziz Al Faisal at times showed great potential, it was bad luck that kept them from achieving […]
The 2015 Blancpain Endurance Series came to a conclusion at the Nürburgring. In a thrilling finale the Nissan GT Academy Team RJN outfit took the title as the Von Ryan Racing McLaren 650S GT3 made a superb strategic decision that brought them the win. Here’s the race in pictures. Photos by Daniele Paglino, JP Wagner, […]
After a journey through four countries, the Blancpain Endurance Series comes to a close at the historic Nürburgring race track. In the Eifel everything is still to win and lose, as in the short time between April’s Monza season opening race and today, no titles in the Pro and Am Cup have been given away. […]
After three years, Rowe Racing’s dominance in VLN’s six hour race was finally broken after the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3 had to retire from the lead. Black Falcon picked up the lead to still give Mercedes-Benz a fourth consecutive win in the VLN season high light. Photos by JP Wagner and Miguel Bosch.
The hot summer days are gone. Last weekend’s VLN Opel 6h ADAC Ruhr-Pokal at the Nürburgring was cold and wet. In spite of the autumn weather, 167 cars were brought to the 24.358 kilometre long circuit in search of glory in the championship’s season high light. As the defending winners of three consecutive six hour […]
It’s been 32 years since the World Endurance Championship last raced at the Nürburgring. When the championship left, it didn’t do so without Porsche making a lasting impression on the German people when rising star Stefan Bellof set a lap record on the long Nordschleife that still stands today and is heralded as one of […]