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K-PAX Racing enters McLaren MP4-12C GT3 in Pirelli World Challenge

The McLaren name will return to race tracks across North America next month, with confirmation that K-PAX Racing will enter the 12C GT3 into the 2014 Pirelli World Challenge (PWC). This will mark the North American competitive debut for the 12C GT3, which has enjoyed success in each country it has raced in since its debut in 2012.[…]

Ecurie Ecosse gunning for British GT and Blancpain Endurance Series crowns in 2014

Ecurie Ecosse powered by Black Bull will continue to fight on two fronts this season after confirming plans to run a 2014-spec BMW Z4 GT3 in both the Blancpain Endurance Series and Avon Tyres British GT Championship.[…]

Bye Bye GTSPRINT International Series, Hello EUROGTSPRINT!

There was news today from Italy where FG GROUP announced the GT Sprint International Series is set to continue under a new name, EUROGTSPRINT. The future of the series was unclear after promoter Superstars World of Racing SpA, part of FG GROUP, closed down the Superstars Series at the end of the 2013 season.[…]

Nissan GT-R Nismo GT3 driver line-up confirmed for Bathurst 12 Hour

The Nissan GT-R will return to race at Bathurst, Australia next month with a strong squad of Nismo Global Exchange drivers namely Rick Kelly, Wolfgang Reip, Katsumasa Chiyo and Alex Buncombe.[…]

McLaren to make Bathurst debut, entry list confirmed

After several aborted starts, the famous McLaren brand will finally return to the Mountain in a competitive form during the 2014 Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour.[…]

Primat joins HTP Motorsport for 2014 global GT assault

Harold Primat is set to contest some of the world’s greatest GT events in 2014, beginning with the Bathurst 12 Hour on February 7-9, after joining ultra-successful Mercedes-Benz AMG squad HTP Motorsport.[…]

Acura TLX GT Race Car Unveiled At North American International Auto Show

Acura Motorsports today pulled the wraps off the new 2015 Acura TLX GT Race Car at the North American International Auto Show, announcing plans to move up to the GT category of the growing and highly competitive Pirelli World Challenge Championship.[…]

Swiss Porsche team Stadler Motorsport wins ninth running Dunlop 24H DUBAI

Swiss team Stadler Motorsport has won the ninth running of the Dunlop 24H Dubai with its Porsche 997 GT3 R. After 603 laps at the Dubai Autodrome, equalling a total distance of 3,250.17 kilometres, Swiss Rolf Ineichen drove the winning car with starting number 20 across the finish line to take the chequered flag. Ineichen shared driving duties with his compatriots Mark Ineichen, Marcel Matter and Adrian Amstutz, as well as German Christian Engelhart.[…]

Detroit power on pole in Dubai: Nicky Pastorelli takes V8 Racing Corvette C6-R to fastest qualifying time

Dutch driver Nicky Pastorelli made it clear that one doesn’t necessarily need the latest GT3 machinery to drive a quick lap around the 5.399 kilometres long Dubai Autodrome. With the V8 Racing Corvette C6-R (# 21, Wolf Nathan/Danny Werkman/Rick Abresch/Alex van ‘t Hoff/Nicky Pastorelli), he set a lap time of 1.57.282 minutes to claim pole position for the ninth running of the Dunlop 24H DUBAI. […]

Two ‘Heds’ Better than One for DragonSpeed PWC Effort

ALMS GTC standout Mike Hedlund will join Ferrari Challenge star Henrik Hedman in DragonSpeed’s assault on this year’s Pirelli World Challenge, driving a pair of Ferrari 458 GT3 racers in the 16-race series run over nine weekends, seven supporting the 2014 IndyCar series. Hedlund will be entered under the DragonSpeed + ESM banner, reflecting his continuing relationship with the Scott Sharp team.[…]

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