Thursday, April 24, 2014

Audi R8 LMS Cup: 2014 season opener postponed


Audi R8 LMS Cup Press Release


Beijing, April 24, 2014 – Audi R8 LMS Cup postpones season opener.

BRCC: PK Carsport Audi R8 LMS testing at Zolder ahead of season opener


By Johan Laubscher


PK Carsport was out testing at Zolder on Thursday, ahead of the Belgian Racing Car Championship season opener at the same circuit this upcoming weekend.

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Pirelli World Challenge: GMG Heads to Alabama in Search of Championship Points


GMG Racing Press Release


SANTA ANA, Calif. - Following a string of top fives, including Andrew Palmer’s third-place finish in his Pirelli World Challenge debut, Global Motorsports Group (GMG) heads to this weekend’s third and fourth rounds at Barber Motorsports Park in search of further points for the team.

Italian GT: Audi Sport Italia driver line-ups revealed - Dindo returns


By Johan Laubscher

Audi Sport Italia has already announced that they will be returning to the Italian GT Championship with a two-car entry of Audi R8 LMS ultra cars this year. On Wednesday the team's driver line-up was revealed. 

World RX: Mattias Ekström Rallycross Team EKSRX armed with Audi S1


By Johan Laubscher

News broke on Wednesday that Mattias Ekström's new World Rallycross team will be fielding two Audi S1 Supercar class rallycross cars this year. 

ADAC GT Masters: kfzteile24 APR Motorsport testing Audi R8 LMS ultra at Hockenheim


By Johan Laubscher

kfzteile24 APR Motorsport was out testing at Hockenheim on Wednesday.

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Weekend Round Up - Audi Motorsport Blog (19-20/04/2014)


By Johan Laubscher

1. The Weekend

Focussing on the weekend of 19 - 20 April 2014

2. The Events

  •           FIA WEC
  •           DTM Testing
  •           Blancpain Sprint Series
  •           British GT
  •           NSW Production Sports Cars
  •           V de V
  •           ELMS
  •           Taiwan Speed Festival
  •           Supercar Challenge
  •           BTCC

BSS: Phoenix with second place and retirement at Nogaro


Phoenix Racing Press Release

After Niki Mayr-Melnhof (A) and Markus Winkelhock (D) occupied second place in the qualification race on Easter Sunday and thus started from the front row in the main race on Easter Monday, Phoenix Racing had high hopes for a podium finish in the Blancpain Sprint Series (BSS) opener at Nogaro.

British GT: United Autosports endure highs and lows in BGT opener


United Autosports Press Release

  • Bell & Patterson just miss out on top-three rostrum result
  • Patterson slammed out of lead and into retirement in second race
  • Brilliant team strategy gives United Autosports comfortable race lead