Minshaw and Keen shine in tricky conditions to grab GT3 pole ahead of the final race of the British GT season at Donington Park.
Flick Haigh and Jonny Adam made it back-to-back British GT pole positions for Optimum Motorsport after beating Beechdean AMR’s Andrew Howard and Darren Turner by a combined 0.431s at Brands Hatch earlier today.
British GT heads to the Kent countryside this weekend as it makes its annual trip to the venerable Brands Hatch circuit. John Minshaw and Phil Keen could win the GT3 drivers’ title if everything falls into place for them by the end of the weekend. In this preview, we take a look at the GT3 class and look ahead to what will be a thrilling race on Sunday.
Graham Davidson and Maxime Martin took their maiden British GT – GT3 victories at Spa-Francorchamps this afternoon, while Team Parker Racing’s Rick Parfitt Jnr and Ryan Ratcliffe absorbed plenty of late-race pressure to take second, ahead of the Optimum Motorsport Aston Martin driven by Flick Haigh and Jonny Adam.
Flick Haigh and Jonny Adam have put the #75 Aston Martin in pole position during qualifying for the British GT race at Spa-Francorchamps.
The British GT Championship returns this weekend, with a move into continental Europe for Round 7 and the iconic Spa-Francorchamps circuit. We take a look ahead at the race for the GT3 class honours.
The British GT Championship heads to Northamptonshire this weekend for the Silverstone 500. We look at what to expect from the drivers and teams competing in the GT3 class.
Ezequiel Pérez Companc was quickest for Grasser Racing in first practice in Brands Hatch, while Kelvin van der Linde put Attempto Racing on top in the second session.
Callum MacLeod is aiming for a strong start to the 2018 season as he begins his quest for the GT3 title alongside Ian Loggie at Oulton Park this weekend.
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Team Parker Racing set the fastest time over the two days at Circuit Paul Ricard for the Blancpain GT Series test.
At British GT Championship’s Media Day at Donington, the Bentley and BMW dominated the GT3 and GT4 Classes respectively.
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Another typically enthralling British GT campaign in 2017 led to Rick Parfitt Jr. and Seb Morris’ title triumph, enough to earn both Team Parker Racing and Bentley their maiden series crown.
Late drama for the #33 Barwell Motorsport Lamborghini saw Ian Loggie and Callum Macleod surge to their first British GT victory in the #7 Team Parker Racing Bentley, whilst Ebor GT charged to a GT4 clean sweep.
Title battlers Rick Parfitt Jnr and Phil Keen split GT3 poles at Spa for Team Parker Racing and Barwell Motorsport respectively, whilst Will Tregurtha and Joe Osborne bagged GT4 honours for HHC Motorsport and Tolman Motorsport.
Barwell Motorsport bagged a 1-2-3 finish in free practice 2, whilst Spirit of Race suffered an early exit after a heavy crash for Duncan Cameron.