It was the season opener for the Audi R8 LMS Cup in Shanghai. Here’s all the action.
The former Editor-In-Chief of Autosport magazine Asia, Ben started Pit Talk Asia at the start of 2012 to concentrate purely on promoting and reporting on Asian motorsport. Ben is also the founder of Asia Motorsport Development Pte Ltd- a multi-service company that develops, supports, promotes and services the Asian motorsport industry through PR, media, consulting, sponsorship management and driver development. More information at www.asiamotorsportdevelopment.com
There has been a bit of a shuffle this year with a handful of drivers swapping between Super Production and Super 1500 two categories for similar cubic capacity cars, albeit to different technical regulations. One of those to jump in the direction of ‘production’ cars is actually a returnee – sort of. Khun Tony Percy […]
Hong Kong racing driver Dan Wells took two pole positions, fastest laps and victories in Rounds 11 and 12 of the 2015 Asian Formula Renault Championship at the Shanghai International Circuit on October 10/11, winning the Championship trophy in the process. Testing for the event had gone well, with Dan topping all sessions before the start of Official Practice on […]
BlackArts Racing’s Bill O’Brien had big plans for a foray into Asian motorsport in 2014. A racer at heart, he sped onto the scene with only one mission: to build one of the most dominant racing teams in Asia, and to develop local talent for world-wide success. Bring on 2015 and BAR’s first year in […]
Kiwi Jono Lester is ‘fizzing’ after scoring a maiden podium at the opening round of the 2017 Autobacs Super GT Series in Japan. In only his second ever Super GT race, 27-year old Lester & Japanese team-mate Kyosuke Mineo climbed from fifteenth on the grid to a third place podium, driving the Gulf Racing Porsche […]
Edoardo Mortara was sitting on pole determined on upsetting local champion Alex Yoong who was focused on the second row of the grid in fourth position. Alessio Picariello sitting in second with a performance ballast of 35 kilograms, in front of Rahel Frey in third place. As the cars crossed the line for the rolling […]
One of the standout performers of the opening round of the TCR Asia Series in Malaysia, was without question the Ford Focus TCR from the FRD HK Racing Team, with Hong Kong’s Andy Yan turning in some outstanding drives, albeit for such a short period before an intermittent electrical issue forced his retirement in all […]