November 27, 2020

Bathurst 12 Hour cancelled for 2021

The opening round of the Intercontinental GT Challenge is generally held on the first weekend of February, Mount Panorama hosting GT teams and drivers from around the world.However, with Australia’s border shut for the foreseeable future due to the pandemic, event owner Supercars has decided to call off next year’s event, with an eye on it returning as a full-fledged international GT race in …Keep reading …

How Pirelli kept the wheels turning into the Indianapolis 8 Hour

This weekend, Pirelli’s North American arm shod the entire field for the inaugural Indianapolis Eight Hour, the first time its flagship series – GT World Challenge America – has ever raced at the world-famous Speedway’s road course.Importantly, it’s also a round of the Intercontinental GT Challenge Powered by Pirelli – which began at the Bathurst 12 Hour in February, when the world …Keep reading …

Mostert splits with BMW GT programme

The Walkinshaw Andretti United driver has spent the past few seasons on BMW’s books, having caught the eye of BMW while driving a customer M6 GT3 at the Bathurst 12 Hour in 2017.Mostert went on to compete in a number of overseas endurance races in both the M6 GT3 and the M8 GTE, the highlight coming earlier this year when he teamed up with John Edwards, Augusto Faros and Jesse Krohn to win the …Keep reading …

Own your own piece of Mount Panorama

Located midway down the famous bit of race track, 498 Conrod Straight, Mount Panorama is on the market for the first time in 88 years.It features a six bedrooms and three bathrooms split across a main residence and a detached extension as well as a shed and an orchard.”Bathurst is home to some amazing pieces of real estate, each located in their own distinct suburb or locality that makes …Keep reading …

Suzuka 10 Hours cancelled due to coronavirus

What would have been the second round of the IGTC after February’s Bathurst 12 Hours has been cancelled. The move announced by IGTC promoter the Stephane Ratel Organisation on Friday said that circuit owner the Mobilityland Corporation had called off the race set for August 23 as a result of “several key factors”. These included the “preventative COVID-19 measures enacted by Japan and …Keep reading …