Audi Sport has announced its drivers for the opening round of the Intercontinental GT Challenge, the Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour. No fewer than eight Audi R8 LMS will be on the grid for the Australian endurance classic.
16 January 2018
This year’s inaugural Suzuka 10 Hours will enjoy comprehensive global TV coverage after Eurosport/Discovery were announced as the event’s live broadcast partner. Millions of GT racing fans from 75 countries across Europe, North America and Asia can tune in for the world’s first combined FIA GT3/GT300/JAF GT race, which has also been designated round three of SRO Motorsports Group’s globe-trotting Intercontinental GT Challenge.
12 January 2018
Valvoline Jamec Pem Racing has confirmed a second all-professional driving squad for the 2018 Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour, doubling their chances at outright victory. Supercars champion and triple Bathurst 1000 winner Garth Tander will be joined by factory Audi Sport stars Kelvin van der Linde and Frederic Vervisch, completing a strong two-car team that includes Christopher Mies, Christopher Haase and Markus Winkelhock driving the sister car.
11 January 2018
Strakka Racing has confirmed its second line-up for the Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour in February, securing proven talent from Mercedes-AMG factory drivers Maximillian Buhk and Maximillian Götz, alongside highly rated 2017 Strakka Racing driver Alvaro Parente.
8 January 2018
Scott McLaughlin will spearhead YNA Autosport’s Pro-Am entry in the 2018 Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour. Supported by McElrea Racing, sharing the Opti-Coat McLaren 650S GT3 with 2016 Class B winner McLaughlin will be Australian GT race winner Fraser Ross, factory McLaren GT driver Andrew Watson, and experienced Swedish racer Alexander West.
27 December 2017
Craft-Bamboo Racing will enter the Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour in February 2018 with an all Porsche factory driver line-up, consisting of superstar GT drivers Earl Bamber, Kevin Estre and Laurens Vanthoor.
24 December 2017
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22 December 2017
For the 2018 edition of the Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour American Porsche ace Patrick Long and car owner David Calvert-Jones will team up with Supercars regulars Matt Campbell and Alex Davison in the Competition Motorsports Porsche that finished second overall in the 2017 event, as first of the Pro-Am cars.
21 December 2017
Australian motorsports icon Craig Lowndes will spearhead YNA Autosport’s McLaren GT-supported effort at next year’s Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour. He will be joined by former Blancpain Endurance Series champions Shane Van Gisbergen and Côme Ledogar.