GT http://www.racer.com/more/gt Wed, 30 Jul 2014 05:01:17 -0700 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Ratel proposes new GT3 World Cup http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/106620-ratel-proposes-new-gt3-world-cup http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/106620-ratel-proposes-new-gt3-world-cup Ratel proposes new GT3 World Cup

A World Cup for GT3 cars organized along national lines has been put forward by the architect of the category, Stephane Ratel. Ratel, boss of the Blancpain Endurance and Sprint Series, has made the p...

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GT Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:15:03 -0700
Erebus aiming to contest Spa 24 Hours http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/106691-erebus-aiming-to-contest-spa-24-hours http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/106691-erebus-aiming-to-contest-spa-24-hours Erebus aiming to contest Spa 24 Hours

The Australian Erebus Motorsport squad, which races in V8 Supercars and its domestic GT championship, is aiming to contest the Spa 24 Hours in 2015. Team owner Betty Klimenko and husband Daniel atten...

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GT Mon, 28 Jul 2014 08:00:06 -0700
Audi wins Spa 24 Hours by seven seconds http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/106214-audi-wins-spa-24h-by-seven-seconds http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/106214-audi-wins-spa-24h-by-seven-seconds Audi wins Spa 24 Hours by seven seconds

Audi claimed its third Spa 24 Hours victory in four years courtesy of the Belgian WRT team and its all-star line-up of Rene Rast, Markus Winkelhock and Laurens Vanthoor. The best of the WRT Audi R8 L...

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GT Sun, 27 Jul 2014 12:15:03 -0700
#1 WRT Audi leads Spa after 18 hours http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/106208-1-wrt-audi-leads-spa-after-18-hours http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/106208-1-wrt-audi-leads-spa-after-18-hours #1 WRT Audi leads Spa after 18 hours

Audi led the Spa 24 Hours at three-quarters distance with the WRT R8 LMS ultra shared by Rene Rast, Markus Winkelhock and Laurens Vanthoor. Winkelhock held a 49-second advantage over the Marc VDS BMW...

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GT Sun, 27 Jul 2014 07:15:03 -0700
Spa 24 Hours red-flagged after crash http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/106200-spa-24-hours-red-flagged-after-crash http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/106200-spa-24-hours-red-flagged-after-crash Spa 24 Hours red-flagged after crash

The Spa 24 Hours was red-flagged shortly before one-quarter distance with the #3 WRT Audi leading the race in the hands of Christopher Mies. The double-points round of the Blancpain Endurance Series ...

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GT Sat, 26 Jul 2014 18:30:03 -0700
Spa 24 Hours start marred by shunts http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/106195-spa-24-hours-start-marred-by-shunts http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/106195-spa-24-hours-start-marred-by-shunts Spa 24 Hours start marred by shunts

The Spa 24 Hours has been interrupted by a run of four safety-car periods before the race reached the three-hour mark. The race was neutralized behind two safety cars in the second hour when Russian ...

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GT Sat, 26 Jul 2014 16:00:04 -0700
GT: Paul Ricard to host 1000km Blancpain Endurance race http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/106187-paul-ricard-to-host-1000km-bes-race http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/106187-paul-ricard-to-host-1000km-bes-race GT: Paul Ricard to host 1000km Blancpain Endurance race

The 1000km event in next year's Blancpain Endurance Series will switch from the Nurburgring to Paul Ricard. The BES finale at the Nurburgring has been a 1000km (620 miles) event for the past two year...

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GT Sat, 26 Jul 2014 14:15:03 -0700
Blancpain GT introduces prize money http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/106142-bes-introduces-prize-money http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/106142-bes-introduces-prize-money Blancpain GT introduces prize money

A 100,000 prize fund will be introduced for each round of the Blancpain Endurance Series next season. Series boss Stephane Ratel announced at his traditional press conference ahead of this weekend's ...

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GT Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:00:05 -0700
Vanthoor puts WRT Audi on pole for Spa 24 Hours http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/106150-vanthoor-puts-wrt-audi-on-pole http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/106150-vanthoor-puts-wrt-audi-on-pole Vanthoor puts WRT Audi on pole for Spa 24 Hours

WRT Audi driver Laurens Vanthoor claimed pole position for this weekend's Spa 24 Hours, the signature race for the Blancpain Endurance Series. Vanthoor, who drives the lead WRT Audi R8 LMS ultra with...

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GT Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:14:05 -0700
Marc VDS tops Spa 24 qualifying http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/106106-marc-vds-tops-spa-24-qualifying http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/106106-marc-vds-tops-spa-24-qualifying Marc VDS tops Spa 24 qualifying

The Marc VDS BMW team claimed top spot in qualifying on Thursday ahead of the Super Pole session that will determine the first 10 rows of the grid for this weekend's Spa 24 Hours. Factory driver Dirk...

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GT Fri, 25 Jul 2014 06:15:04 -0700