|Successful race weekend for AMG Customer Sports Teams worldwide: Two championship titles in the FIA GT3 European Championship|
|• HEICO-Gravity Charouz wins driver and team title in the FIA GT3 European Championship
• ALL-INKL.COM Münnich Motorsport takes over the lead in the FIA GT1 World Championship
• Black Falcon in the Blancpain Endurance Series on positions two and six
• Victory and second position for AMG brand ambassador Maro Engel with Erebus Racing in the Australian GT Championship
Affalterbach – The race weekend on the 22nd/23rd September 2012 shows an impressing success rate for the AMG Customer Sports Teams which operate with the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3 worldwide. Three victories and ten podium positions in seven races and two championship titles – these are the pleasing results of the races on the Nürburgring and on Phillip Island (Australia). Maximilian Buhk (GER) and Dominik Baumann (AUT) from the AMG Customer Sports Team HEICO-Gravity Charouz managed to win the driver title in the FIA GT3 European Championship. During the last race on the Nürburgring the German-Austrian driver duo achieved two confident victories on Saturday and Sunday. Their team colleagues Max Nilsson (SWE) and Mika Vahamaki (FIN) finished in positions three and eight. Due to these results, HEICO-Gravity Charouz also managed to secure their title in the team ranking, as they had already done in the 2011 season.
|EFFORT RACING AND PORSCHE MOTORSPORT ANNOUNCE EXPANSION OF YOUNG DRIVER PROGRAM IN NORTH AMERICAHouston, Texas, January 28, 2015. Pirelli World Challenge GT-A champions EFFORT Racing and Porsche Motorsport North America (PMNA) have announced the next step in Porsche's overall strategy to search and support young sports car racing driving talent - the new Porsche Motorsport North America Young Driver Program for 2015.|
The two drivers who will pilot the EFFORT Racing Porsche 911 GT3 R racecars are veteran Ryan Dalziel (Winter Park, Florida) and Michael Lewis (Laguna Beach, Califor....
|AUDI DRIVER EKSTRÖM TAKES NEUREUTHER FOR A RIDE ON ICE◾Audi quattro challenge in run-up to the Hahnenkamm Race|
◾German slalom ace 'tests' Mattias Ekström's Audi S1 EKS RX
◾Felix Neureuther: 'Sensational experience'
Ingolstadt/Kitzbühel, January 24, 2015 – A hot test drive in cold Tyrol: On the occasion of the Audi FIS Ski World Cup in Kitzbühel, slalom ace Felix Neureuther did a few laps at the wheel of DTM star Mattias Ekström's Audi S1 EKS RX. In a slalom practice with a difference, the skiing star demonstrated that he is a fast learn....
|ANTON MARKLUND SWITCHES TO EKS FOR 2015Sweden's Anton Marklund will join EKS to drive an Audi S1 EKS RX Quattro in this year's FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy. The 22-year-old, who drove full-time for Volkswagen Marklund Motorsport in last year's World RX, will switch to EKS under two-time DTM Champion, Mattias Ekstrom.|
Alongside his rallycross commitments, Marklund will also compete in the brand new Audi Sport TT Cup: a new-for-2015 one make category which will run at six DTM rounds.
'This is an a....
|AUDI SPORT TT CUP FIELD CONFIRMED◾18 youngsters from 13 nations and three continents|
◾Average age of 20 years underscores Audi's support of young talent
◾Rolf Michl: 'International and attractive field'
Ingolstadt, January 23, 2015 – The first decision in the 2015 Audi Sport TT Cup has been made. The 18 permanent slots for the season have been awarded. A high-caliber jury that included Audi Sport TT Cup coach Markus Winkelhock, Le Mans winner Marco Werner and the former rally driver Sepp Haider selected 15 young int....
|INGERSOLL RAND BECOMES ‘OFFICIAL POWER TOOLS OF IMSA'• Multi-Faceted Agreement Makes Company an Official Partner of IMSA|
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 23, 2015) – The International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) and Ingersoll Rand has announced a multi-year partnership designating the global brand as the 'Official Power Tools of IMSA.'
The multi-faceted agreement also designates Ingersoll Rand as the 'Official Power Tools of NASCAR' and as a contingency sponsor of the NASCAR® Sprint Cup Series and NASCAR Touring & Weekly Series. ....
|AUDI SPORT TT CUP: 100 DAYS UNTIL THE START◾New Audi one-make cup is entering the final stage|
◾18 permanent slots about to be awarded
◾Project Leader Rolf Michl: 'We could have filled two fields'
Ingolstadt, January 22, 2015 – In exactly 100 days from now, the inaugural race of the Audi Sport TT Cup will start as part of the DTM season opener at the Hockenheimring. The selection process for the 18 permanent slots has been nearly completed by now.
'In making the selections, we were spoiled for choice and, due to the high ....
|BENTLEY CONFIRMS DRIVERS FOR BATHURST CHALLENGE•Two Continental GT3s ready for opening race of the 2015 season|
•Four Works professional drivers joined by two Silver team mates
•Guy Smith, Steven Kane and Matt Bell for car #10
•Andy Soucek, Maximilian Buhk and Harold Primat for car #11
(Crewe, 22nd January 2015) Bentley Motorsport announces its six-man driver line-up for the opening race of Bentley's 2015 season, the Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour. With the regulations of the event stipulating that every car must feature a combinati....
|BMW TEAM RLL RETURNS TO THE ROLEX 24 AT DAYTONA AS BMW CELEBRATES 40 YEARS OF SPORTS CAR RACING IN THE U.S.A.Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – January 20, 2015… BMW Team RLL will begin its seventh consecutive season of sports car racing competition at this weekend's 53rd annual Rolex 24 at Daytona celebrating a very special anniversary. The race marks the 40th anniversary of BMW's first race in the US and BMW Team RLL will race with the numbers 24 and 25 on its two BMW Z4 GTLM machines in honor of the iconic BMW 3.0 CSL race cars that debuted at the same race four decades ago.|
'40 years ago, while BMW o....