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    Report: GT1 class to be eliminated from next year's Le Mans

    Amidst all the hubbub surrounding this year's 24 Hours of Le Mans, race organizers ACO have announced that the current GT1 class would be integrated into a new GT2 category for next year. After having effectively scrapped its own GT1 class last year, the ACO welcomed in the new generation of ...

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    Natacha Gachnang eyes Le Mans for post-crash return [w/video]

    Natacha Gachnang - Click above to watch her GT1 crash at Abu Dhabi after the jump
    When we first spoke of Natacha Gachnang, she was racing in the nascent Formula Two series. This year, however, she's driving the Matech Ford GT in the FIA GT1 World Championship. Unfortunately, she was sidelined ...

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    FIA GT1: Nissan GT-R captures first win at Silverstone

    2010 FIA GT1 World Championship - Click above for high-res image gallery
    The Nissan GT-R claimed its first victory of the FIA GT1 World Championship, although not in the most likely of fashion. A pair of Aston Martins finished 1-2 in Saturday's qualifying race and it looked to be a repeat for ...

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    Veritas RS III to join FIA GT1 World Championship?

    Veritas RS III – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The FIA GT1 World Championship just kicked off its inaugural season since its organizing body, SRO, split the former FIA GT Championship into separate series for the GT1 and GT2 classes. Already, manufacturers are lining up to ...

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    Nissan GT-R teams threaten FIA GT1 boycott over weight penalty *UPDATED

    Sumo Power Nissan GT-R GT1 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Think the Nissan GT-R is heavy enough as is? It still manages to run circles around most everything on the road, but there are limits. Especially when it's placed on a race track. And those limits are becoming a source of ...

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    2010 FIA GT1 World Championship to include four Maserati MC12s

    Maserati MC12 GT1 – Click above to enlarge
    While GT1 cars have faded away from the American Le Mans Series, they're still running strong in other parts of the world. The 2010 FIA GT1 World Championship kicks off a 10-race series this weekend in Abu Dhabi with two dozen cars signed up, ...

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    2010 FIA GT1 World Championship contenders pose for the camera

    2010 FIA GT1 World Championship Preview - Click above for high-res image gallery
    There are quite a few changes coming for the FIA GT this year. For starters, the GT1 series will become a true world championship, as the FIA has announced an expansion that includes races on four different ...

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    REPORT: Nissan GT-R, Maserati MC12 heading to Le Mans

    Nissan GT-R and Maserati MC12 at 2009 FIA GT test session – Click either image for high-res gallery
    If you think you've seen schisms in motorsports by following the on-again, off-again rifts in F1, Indy racing and rallying, those are nothing compared to the fisticuffs endured in sportscar ...

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    FIA GT1 Championship goes global for 2010

    2009 FIA GT Championship at Silverstone - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    After a meeting of the FIA World Motor Sport Council earlier this month, the FIA GT Championship has announced the expansion of the racing series for next year that includes more races and international locations. ...

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    Reiter Engineering developing GT1-spec Lamborghini Murcielago SV

    Lamborghini Murciélago LP 670-4 SuperVeloce - Click above for high-res gallery
    Some automakers run their racing programs in-house, and some choose to out-source. While its principal rival falls under the former, Lamborghini opts for the latter, giving its blessing to German motorsport ...


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