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May 21st, 2013
Dutch sportscar star Jeroen Bleekemolen will follow up on his victory in Nurburgring 24 Hours yesterday with a bid for class honours in the Le Mans 24 Hours in June. Bleekemolen, who won at the ‘Ring with the Black Falcon Mercedes team, has landed a last-minute drive with the Swiss Race Performance LMP2 team at Le Mans on June 22/23
May 9th, 2013
Touring car and sportscar driver Darryl O’Young is returning to the Le Mans 24 Hours after a four-year absence with the AF Corse Ferrari team. The Canadian-born Chinese driver, who is racing with the ROAL BMW team in this year’s World Touring Car Championship, has signed to drive one of AF’s GTE Am class Ferrari 458 Italias in the French enduro on June 22/23.
April 12th, 2013
Audi topped the times at the end of a rain-interrupted first day of the World Endurance Championship opener at Silverstone.
April 8th, 2013
Former FIA GT1 World Champion Andrea Bertolini has joined the title-winning JMW Motorsport Ferrari squad for this year’s European Le Mans Series. The Italian, who is part of the pool of GT drivers retained by Ferrari, will race JMW’s GTE class 458 Italia in the five-race series, starting this weekend at Silverstone. He will be partnered by Swiss Joel Camathias
March 25th, 2013
Former grand prix driver Karun Chandhok has secured a last-minute deal to contest the new FIA GT Series. The Indian, who switched sportscars in the LMP1 prototype class of last year’s World Endurance Championship, firmed up a deal to contest the full six-race series with the German Seyffarth Motorsport squad, starting with this weekend’s season opener at Nogaro. The 29-year-old will share the team’s solo Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG with Jan Seyffarth, son of team owner Rudiger whose team is moving over from the ADAC GT Masters series
February 11th, 2013
Formula 1 refugees Kamui Kobayashi and Karun Chandhok are among a raft of new drivers testing for the factory AF Corse Ferrari team in Spain this week. Kobayashi and Chandhok are taking part in the try-out at the Motorland Aragon circuit along with GP2 race winner Luca Filippi, former Superleague Formula race winner Davide Rigon and Italian Formula 3 driver Brandon Maisano.
February 1st, 2013
Toyota has reversed its decision to field only one TS030 HYBRID in the World Endurance Championship. The Cologne-based Toyota Motorsport GmbH squad had been forced to downscale its plans to run two 2013 versions of its petrol-electric hybrid for financial reasons earlier this month.
February 1st, 2013
The return of the Chrysler Viper to the Le Mans 24 Hours was confirmed in Paris on Friday when race organisers unveiled the entry list for this year’s race. Two GTE Pro class Viper GTS-Rs have been entered under by the Riley Technologies-run SRT Motorsports team, which is masterminding the US muscle car’s return to racing. The cars will be badged as SRTs after after Chrysler’s Street & Racing Tuning brand.
January 23rd, 2013
Ferrari GT specialist Matt Griffin will join the new British Ram Racing team for its assault on the European Le Mans Series this season. The 30-year-old Irishman, who has successfully raced the Italian manufacturer’s cars in a variety of series since 2008, will join stalwart sportscar driver Johnny Mowlem in one of Silverstone-based Ram’s Ferrari 458 Italia GTE contenders.
October 26th, 2012
Toyota turned the tables on Audi in second free practice ahead of Sunday’s World Endurance Championship finale at Shanghai. Alex Wurz topped the timesheets aboard the solo Toyota TS030 Hybrid with a 1m50.573s lap.
October 26th, 2012
Allan McNish and Tom Kristensen put Audi on top in a tight opening session of the final round of the 2012 FIA World Endurance Championship at Shanghai. McNish, still in narrow contention for the drivers’ crown, set the pace with an early best of 1m52.219s
October 13th, 2012
A new GT class will replace GTE and GT3, possibly as early as 2015.
August 25th, 2012
Benoit Treluyer edged out Allan McNish by the narrowest of margins as Audi captured a one-two in qualifying for the Silverstone 6 Hours. Both drivers had pitted for fresh rubber in the final five minutes, and found instant improvements as a result.
August 25th, 2012
Allan McNish ensured a practice clean sweep for Audi by setting the fastest time so far this weekend in the final Silverstone 6 Hours practice session. As was the case in second practice, it was the R18 ultra of McNish and Tom Krsitensen which went fastest, with the Briton dropping down to a 1m43.628s late on in the session. That came in the middle of a string of fastest laps for the #2 R18, although McNish’s stint was halted eight minutes from the flag when he clashed with the No.71 AF Corse Ferrari.
August 19th, 2012
Yelmer Buurman and Michael Bartels completed a near-perfect weekend for the Vita4One BMW squad by claiming victory in the GT1 World Championship main event at the Slovakia Ring. The duo, also victorious in Saturday’s qualifying race, controlled proceedings from the outset and looked to be cruising to another BMW 1-2 finish when a late safety car interrupted proceedings. Brought out seven minutes from the flag in response to Alvaro Parente losing several chunks of rear bodywork when he ran wide at the chicane, the safety car proved acrimonious as it pulled in – unexpectedly for some – to allow a final-lap dash to the chequered flag
August 18th, 2012
Yelmer Buurman’s stunning qualifying lap gave him and BMW team-mate Michael Bartels pole position for the FIA GT1 qualifying race at the Slovakia Ring. The Vita4One racing driver set the pole time on his first timed lap in Q3, even surprising himself with the pace he was able to find in the BMW Z4.
July 29th, 2012
Audi completed a unique hat-trick by adding victory at the Spa 24 Hours to its triumphs in this year’s twice-around-the-clock endurance classics at Le Mans and the Nurburgring.
July 8th, 2012
The All-Inkl Mercedes squad took a one-two victory in the main event at the Algarve round of the FIA GT1 World Championship on Sunday. Nicky Pastorelli and Thomas Jager secured the win in Portugal after Jager came out on top in a thrilling battle between the two Mercedes SLS AMGs and the lead Hexis McLaren MP4-12C straight after the pitstops in the middle of the championship race. Markus Winkelhock came out of the pits just ahead of team-mate Jager, who had taken over from Pastorelli three laps earlier
July 7th, 2012
The All-Inkl Mercedes squad took its first victory of the 2012 FIA GT1 World Championship at the Algarve circuit in Portugal on Saturday. Marc Basseng and Markus Winkelhock claimed a clear win in the qualifying race at the wheel of their Mercedes SLS AMG. They finished eight seconds up on the Vita4One BMW Z4 shared by Michael Bartels and Yelmer Buurman, which was a similar margin ahead of the WRT Audi R8 LMS ultra driven by Oliver Jarvis and Frank Stippler.
July 7th, 2012
AF Corse Ferrari driver Toni Vilander claimed his second pole position of this season’s FIA GT1 World Championship at the Autodromo Internacional do Algarve. The Finn, who was also on pole at the opening round of the championship at Nogaro, set a best time of 1m44.730s around the 2.89-mile Portuguese circuit. That put him almost a second clear of Enzo Ide in the second AF Corse Ferrari 458 Italia.