The British GT Championship will use its blue riband Silverstone 500 event to pay tribute to the late Neil Cunningham this Sunday on what would have been his 54th birthday.
How the British GT4 contingent ‘race’ against their European counterparts could have a big impact on the result this weekend, even if on current form one crew stands head and shoulders above the chasing pack.
One of the biggest British GT Championship grids ever assembled prepares for take-off at Silverstone’s former bomber base this weekend as part of the series’ blue riband three-hour, 500-kilometre event.
Ferrari’s new-for-2016 488 GT3 will make its British GT debut at Silverstone next weekend following confirmation that Adam Carroll and former GT3 champion Marco Attard will be behind the wheel.
A strong British GT bank holiday outing at Oulton Park helped Seb Morris move back to the top of the Sunoco Whelen Challenge standings, while GT4 championship leader Mike Robinson’s even more impressive performance sees him climb to fourth in the 200 Challenge class.
Reigning British GT4 Teams’ champions Academy Motorsport will re-join the series at next weekend’s blue riband Silverstone 500 event, as well as the subsequent Spa-Francorchamps round.
A frantic rebuild by the Simpson Motorsport mechanics between final practice and qualifying earned the squad British GT’s PMW Expo Team of the Weekend Award at Oulton Park on Saturday.