The Blancpain GT Series rolls into Barcelona and the Circuit de Catalunya for the finale of the 2018 season. With no fewer than 12 titles to be decided this weekend, we take a look ahead to this thrilling Endurance Cup race.
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The #88 AKKA ASP Mercedes-AMG drivers, Raffaele Marciello and Michael Meadows, earned themselves a hard-fought maiden win of the season, in a rain-soaked race two at the Hungaroring earlier today.
It has been five weeks since the Blancpain GT field took to the track at Spa, the series returns this weekend at the venerable Hungaroring in Hungary. We take a look at what to expect from all of the drivers and their teams ahead of the Sprint Cup doubleheader.
Audi is leading the drivers’ and teams’ classification of the Intercontinental GT Challenge and now faces a new test. From 24-26 August, the series will visit the circuit at Suzuka in Japan for the first time.
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The Walkenhorst BMW driven by Philipp Eng, Tom Blomqvist and Christian Krognes came out on top in a close battle to win the Spa 24 Hours, with the #99 ROWE Racing BMW in second place.
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Kelvin van der Linde tops the first practice session at the 2018 Total 24 Hours of Spa in the Montaplast by Land #29 Audi as just over a second covers the top twenty cars.
Audi R8 LMS’ featured heavily in the second race at the Adriatic race track in Italy this afternoon, with three of the German sportscars on the podium.
British Mercedes-AMG team, RAM Racing has topped the timing sheets during the pre-qualifying session ahead of qualifying proper for tomorrow’s Blancpain GT Series race at Silverstone.
Stuart Leonard and Frederic Vervisch took their first win of the 2018 Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup at Brands Hatch on Sunday, closely followed by the sister car of Christopher Mies and Alex Riberas.
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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.
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Attempto Racing celebrated their new partnership with Audi by taking victory in a controversial Race two in the opening round of the Blancpain Sprint Series at Zolder, after previous leaders #63 Grasser Racing Team Lamborghini and #2 WRT Audi received drive-thru penalties for pitlane infringements.
The GruppeM Mercedes-AMG of Raffaele Marciello, Maro Engel and Tristan Vautier has won a thrilling Suzuka 10 Hours.
Audi Sport Team WRT has dominated the SuperPole session at Spa this evening. The #1 R8 LMS was driven to the fastest time by Belgian ace Dries Vanthoor.
The picturesque Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli once again welcomes the Blancpain GT Sprint Cup. In the first part of our preview, we take a look at the contenders competing in the Pro Class this weekend.
Dries Vanthoor and Will Stevens battled to victory in the opening race of the Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup weekend at Brands Hatch on Sunday.
Quick pitwork and a scintillating outlap saw the reigning Blancpain GT Champions Grasser Racing Team Lamborghini of Christian Engelhart and Mirko Bortolotti win the opening round of the Blancpain Sprint Series, ahead of the Audi WRT team.