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USCC VIR: Lucky victory for Corvette Racing in Virginia

USCC VIR: Lucky victory for Corvette Racing in Virginia

Corvette Racing’s Jan Magnussen and Antonio Garcia played the safe game and cruised through when rivals faltered to bag an unlikely win in the 10th round of the IMSA Weathertech Sportscar Championship, the Michelin GT Challenge at Virginia International Raceway. The last GT-only race of the season was a true rollercoaster all the way through...

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USCC Road America: ESM Nissan’s victory ends Cadillac dominance

USCC Road America: ESM Nissan’s victory ends Cadillac dominance

And it ended at seven – Cadillac’s streak of victories in the IMSA Weathertech Sports Car championship that is. The sterling run was axed by Extreme Speed Motorsport’s win in Sunday’s two-hours-and-40-minutes sprint around Wisconsin’s famous Road America circuit. Elkhart Lake was home to the ninth round of the current season of IMSA-sanctioned sports car...

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Simracing gets people closer to the 24 Hours of Spa

Simracing gets people closer to the 24 Hours of Spa

This weekend, 62 teams will take part in one of the most challenging experiences in motorsport – a 24-hour endurance race. Round 4 of the 2017 Blancpain GT Series Endurance Cup will be run along the famous Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium. For 24 hours, teams will battle each other on the winding piece of...

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Tom Kristensen shares his excitement ahead of Le Mans 2017

Tom Kristensen shares his excitement ahead of Le Mans 2017

Ahead of the 85th running of the Le Mans 24-hour race, we caught up with Tom Kristensen, the man who won this event a record nine times. The state of things in the WEC ahead of Le Mans 2017 Alexandru Șiclovan: Let’s start with the current form of this year’s Le Mans protagonists. How would...

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24H Series: Endurance Team Romania ticks all the boxes at Mugello

24H Series: Endurance Team Romania ticks all the boxes at Mugello

Endurance Team Romania had their first international experience at the 12hrs of Mugello, achieving its main target of finishing the race. Stepping on the podium was a welcome bonus. History was made come the end of last week when we witnessed the first participation for a Romanian outfit in an international championship, namely the 24H Series. The...

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Face-to-face with 2016 MotoGP World Champion Marc Marquez

Face-to-face with 2016 MotoGP World Champion Marc Marquez

On Sunday, Repsol Honda’s Marc Marquez has secured his third MotoGP title with three rounds still remaining after storming to victory at the Japanese Grand Prix. Marc shared his thoughts with the Honda press office before heading to Australia for round 16 of the World Championship. You’ve won three World MotoGP titles in four years. What would you answer...

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Petru Florescu to have his first taste of GP3 at Abu Dhabi

Petru Florescu to have his first taste of GP3 at Abu Dhabi

Days after the end of the current F1 season, GP3 teams will take the main stage at Yas Marina for a collective test. Pitstops has been EXCLUSIVELY informed that that Romanian Petru Florescu has signed with Campos for a two-day test schedule. After being rivals in Euroformula, Florescu will now partner Campos at the dawn...

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Romanian duo for the Euro GT4 finale at Zandvoort

Romanian duo for the Euro GT4 finale at Zandvoort

The echoes of Sergiu Nicolae’s success on his European GT racing debut at Hungaroring were enough to push another Romanian driver to commit to the GT4 European Series finale. Eduard Anton is the one who will share the Sin R1 GT4 of Sofia Car Motorsport with Sergiu in the Netherlands. It has been little over...

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A Salute to Can-Am

A Salute to Can-Am

September 11 1966 is a day to remember for sportscar racing fans across the globe. It is the day of Can-Am’s (that is the Canadian-American Challenge Cup for unrestricted Group 7 sports racers) first race at the glorious Mont Tremblant in Canada and now, 50 years later, people are still buzzing when they hear someone...

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DTM Norisring preview: Mercedes party rally grounds

DTM Norisring preview: Mercedes party rally grounds

More than 100.000 people will populate the famous grandstand where Ferdinand Graf von Zeppelin landed in 1909 and the Nazi Party gathered annually for their Congresses before the war. The Mercedes Army defends this enclave in Bavaria since 2003, no matter what local rivals from Audi and BMW throw at them. Even though motor racing...