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The final entry list for the inaugural GT4 International Cup has been confirmed, finalising the gird for this weekend’s event at the Bahrain International Circuit (30 November-1 December). Staged as part of the Bapco Bahrain GT Festival, the GT4 International Cup brings together competitors from across the globe for a season-ending contest. It joins an […]

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Andre Heimgartner has secured his best-ever Supercars Championship solo driver result, coming home in sixth place in the final race of the 2018 Supercars Championship in Newcastle today. After securing a place in the top 10 shoot-out, Heimgartner used a calculated strategy to come home in sixth, just behind Walkinshaw Racing’s James Courtney. Heimgartner had […]

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A truly memorable championship battle should always keep people guessing. In this respect, the 2018 Blancpain GT Series campaign was one to savour. With the final championship standings confirmed, we took the opportunity to speak with this season’s title-winning team managers. From start to finish, nothing about the past season was predictable. In some cases the […]

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For Mercedes-AMG, the legendary Macau Grand Prix is the grand finale of a successful GT season. At the Guia Circuit, three Mercedes-AMG GT3 will be out from 15-18 November with a top line-up to defend the drivers’ and manufacturers’ titles in the FIA GT World Cup. Last year’s winner Edoardo Mortara, racing under the Swiss […]

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Kiwi local Andre Heimgartner has scored an impressive result in the final race of the ITM Auckland SuperSprint at Pukekohe Park today. The #7 Plus Fitness driver completed the race in eighth place after a strong qualifying performance that saw him make the Top 10 Shootout. The only sour note for Heimgartner was a first […]

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The second edition of the California 8 Hours proved to be an exciting end to the 2018 Intercontinental GT Challenge. Only in the final minutes of the race on the Laguna Seca Raceway were the drivers’, manufacturers’ and Bronze drivers’ titles decided. In the end Audi claimed a third consecutive manufacturers’ crown, while third was […]

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M-Sport Ford World Rally Team’s EcoBoost-powered Ford Fiesta WRC secured a double podium at this weekend’s RallyRACC Catalunya – Rally de España; Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia missing out on victory my a mere 2.9 seconds while Elfyn Evans and Daniel Barritt secured third place by a tantalising 0.5 seconds. The result also sees five-time […]

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Hyundai Motorsport is ready to put up its strongest fight as the 2018 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) moves onto the penultimate event next weekend, the mixed surface challenge of Rally de España. Hyundai Motorsport heads into round 12 of the 13-event season trailing in the manufacturers’ title chase by 20 points with a maximum […]

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Andre Heimgartner and Aaren Russell have watched a potential podium place go down the Gold Coast drains after a huge thunderstorm washed out Race 27 of the Supercars Championship in Surfers Paradise today. The severity of the rain meant that the race has been deemed a non-event with no points awarded. The #7 Plus Fitness […]

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After last year’s successful inaugural edition, the Creventic Series are returning to the world-famous Spa-Francorchamps circuit. Last year’s race was for touring cars only, but this time, GTs will be on track as well as the European championship season for the 24H GT Series and the 24H TCE Series will come to an end in […]

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M-Sport Ford World Rally Team’s Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia have reignited their FIA World Rally Championship defence with victory at this weekend’s Dayinsure Wales Rally GB. Piloting their EcoBoost-powered Ford Fiesta WRC to the top step of the podium, the Frenchmen secured a momentous fifth victory on Welsh soil – making them the event’s […]

Racing, Rally, WRC 0

Hyundai Motorsport heads to Wales Rally GB, the 11th round of the 2018 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) looking to bounce back from a disappointing Rally Turkey, at which the team was forced to relinquish the lead of the manufacturers’ championship. Despite a strong run to third for Hayden Paddon, who took his maiden podium […]

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