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28/05/2016: GT4: Johnson and Robinson dominate to give Optimum double pole at Oulton

 

PMW Expo Racing/Optimum Motorsport dominated both GT4 sessions to secure its second and third consecutive pole positions of the season.

28/05/2016: GT3: Barwell Lamborghinis annex front row before Morris pips Bell in Oulton Qualifying

 

Jon Minshaw secured a first British GT pole position for the Lamborghini Huracan after Barwell Motorsport dominated the GT3 Am qualifying session at Oulton Park before Seb Morris notched up his second pole of the season for Team Parker Racing.

28/05/2016: Keen pips Adam to top FP2; Robinson fastest in GT4

 

A late flying lap from Phil Keen helped Barwell Motorsport top British GT’s second free practice session at Oulton Park, while PMW Expo Racing/Optimum Motorsport’s Mike Robinson headed the GT4 class times.

28/05/2016: Team Parker’s Morris and Century’s Freke pace FP1 at Oulton

 

Seb Morris and Team Parker Racing led the way in British GT’s first practice session at Oulton Park this morning, while GT4 proved finely poised between Century Motorsport and PMW Expo Racing/Optimum Motorsport.

26/05/2016: Adam chasing records amid British GT/Nurburgring 24 Hours double duty

 

Jonny Adam will be attempting a unique double, as well as hoping to match a domestic record, this weekend after entering both British GT’s Oulton Park rounds and the Nurburgring 24 Hours.

26/05/2016: TORA British GT Championship: Dunn at the double again at Oulton

 

Mixed conditions faced the TORA British GT Championship drivers on their return to UK soil at Oulton Park last weekend where the threat of rain posed an extra challenge.

25/05/2016: Neil Cunningham: 1962 - 2016

 

It is with great sadness that SRO and the British GT Championship has today learned of former racer Neil Cunningham’s passing after his brave battle against Motor Neurone Disease. He was 53.

25/05/2016: Dryburgh and Motorbase eyeing Oulton podium

 

Phil Dryburgh is hopeful he and Motorbase Performance can continue their recovery from a tough start to the British GT Championship campaign by bagging a podium at Oulton Park this weekend.

24/05/2016: British GT4 Oulton Park Preview

 

Another stellar GT4 entrylines up at Oulton, although the combination of pit-stop success penalties and previous form suggests the opening race could be fought between two Ginetta teams: PMW Expo Racing/Optimum Motorsport and Century Motorsport.

23/05/2016: British GT3 Oulton Park Preview

 

Undoubtedly the biggest talking point ahead of Oulton Park is who can halt TF Sport’s championship leaders Derek Johnston and Jonny Adam. The pair have enjoyed an almost faultless start to the season thanks to a pole position and both race wins despite serving a 20-second pit-stop success penalty at Rockingham last time out.

20/05/2016: Mason joins RCIB Insurance Racing’s Barrable for remainder of 2016

 

Aaron Mason will make his British GT Championship debut at Oulton Park next weekend after signing for RCIB Insurance Racing.

11/05/2016: TORA British GT Championship: Brit Racing McLaren bags another double at Imola

 

Sunny skies and warm temperatures were standard weekend weather conditions in Britain, and so it was at Imola for round two of the 2016 TORA British GT Championship where the Brit Racing McLaren 12C GT3 made it four wins from the first four races.

05/05/2016: Johnston and Gunn up to second and third in Sunoco Challenges

 

British GT drivers slipped off the top of both Sunoco Challenge standings following a topsy-turvy second round of the season at Rockingham last weekend.

05/05/2016: Rockingham rebuild earns Team Parker Racing PMW Expo Team of the Weekend Award

 

Team Parker Racing picked up British GT’s PMW Expo Team of the Weekend Award at Rockingham after spending all of Saturday repairing its severely crash-damaged Bentley Continental GT3.

04/05/2016: Johnson admits fault for Rockingham clash with Fannin

 

Graham Johnson has taken responsibility for the accident that removed he and Jody Fannin from round two of this season’s British GT Championship at Rockingham on Sunday.

01/05/2016: Beechdean AMR’s Bartholomew and Albert emerge victorious from crazy Rockingham British GT4 race

 

Jack Bartholomew and Jordan Albert secured their maiden British GT4 Championship victories at Rockingham earlier today after Century Motorsport’s Anna Walewska and Nathan Freke, who finished first on the road, were excluded post-race.

01/05/2016: Two from two! TF Sport’s Johnston and Adam triumph at Rockingham

 

TF Sport’s Derek Johnston and Jonny Adam made it two wins from as many British GT Championship rounds this season after overcoming a 20-second pit-stop success penalty during round two at Rockingham earlier today.

30/04/2016: Rockingham GT4 Qualifying: Dominant Johnson/Robinson secure first British GT4 pole

 

A perfect performance helped PMW Expo Racing/Optimum Motorsport's Graham Johnson and Mike Robinson dominate GT4 qualifying at Rockingham earlier today where both drivers topped their respective Am and Pro sessions. However, it might have been very different had a fuel issue not sidelined the practice pace-setting Century Motorsport Ginetta of Anna Walewska and Nathan Freke.

30/04/2016: Rockingham GT3 Qualifying: TF Sport's Johnston/Adam secure pole as Keen stars

 

Derek Johnston and Jonny Adam secured overall pole position for TF Sport and Aston Martin at Rockingham earlier today ahead of tomorrow’s second British GT round of the season. But with the crew having to serve the maximum 20-second pit-stop penalty during tomorrow’s two-hour race as ‘reward’ for winning at Brands Hatch, the GT3 result remains wide open.

30/04/2016: Rockingham FP2: Adam takes charge as Century’s Freke continues to dominate GT4

 

Jonny Adam and TF Sport suggested they might be a force to be reckoned with in this afternoon’s British GT qualifying session after topping second practice at Rockingham, while Century Motorsport’s Nathan Freke was once again the class of GT4.

30/04/2016: Rockingham FP1: Carroll leads Barwell 1-2 with Freke fastest in GT4

 

Adam Carroll made a dream start to his Barwell Motorsport and Lamborghini career by pacing British GT’s first practice session at Rockingham this morning, while Nathan Freke was fastest of the GT4 contenders aboard his Century Motorsport Ginetta.

28/04/2016: Rebuilt Generation AMR Macmillan Racing Aston ready for Rockingham

 

Generation AMR Macmillan Racing will be back on the British GT grid at Rockingham this weekend less than a fortnight after their Aston Martin V8 Vantage GT4 was severely damaged at the championship’s Brands Hatch season opener.

26/04/2016: Barwell reshuffle sees Carroll join Griffin for Rockingham and Oulton

 

Adam Carroll will re-join the British GT Championship at Rockingham this weekend as co-driver to Barwell Motorsport’s Liam Griffin aboard the #6 Lamborghini Huracan GT3.

26/04/2016: British GT4 Rockingham preview

 

Following a short two-week break the 2016 British GT Championship roars back into life at Rockingham Motor Speedway this weekend for round two of the new campaign.

25/04/2016: British GT3 Rockingham preview

 

Following a short two-week break the 2016 British GT Championship roars back into life at Rockingham Motor Speedway this weekend for round two of the new campaign.

20/04/2016: Lanan Racing confirms permanent Ginetta switch

 

Lanan Racing are to remain with Ginetta for the rest of this season’s British GT campaign after concluding a permanent switch to the G55 GT4

18/04/2016: British GT’s Morris and Parfitt Jnr establish early leads in Sunoco Challenge standings

 

They might have missed out on their first British GT3 victories at Brands Hatch yesterday but Seb Morris and Rick Parfitt Jnr can at least be satisfied with securing early leads in their respective Sunoco Challenge standings.

18/04/2016: Optimum wins first PMW Expo Team of the Weekend Award

 

Optimum Motorsport’s commitment in the face of a frustrating first British GT3 outing of the season at Brands Hatch has been recognised by the Yorkshire-based squad winning the inaugural Professional Motorsport World Expo Team of the Weekend Award.

17/04/2016: Johnson and Robinson draw first blood at Brands’ British GT4 season opener

 

Graham Johnson and Mike Robinson recorded their second career British GT4 victories earlier today after a relatively trouble-free drive at Brands Hatch aboard their PMW Expo Racing/Optimum Motorsport Ginetta. Anna Walewska and Nathan Freke finished second for Century Motorsport while Jordan Stilp and William Phillips made it three G55 GT4s on the podium during RCIB Insurance Racing’s series debut.

17/04/2016: TF Sport’s Johnston and Adam emerge victorious from dramatic British GT opener at Brands

 

Derek Johnston and Jonny Adam began their 2016 British GT campaign with victory in this afternoon’s Brands Hatch season opener. The TF Sport Aston Martin pair were joined in the top-three by the pole-sitting Team Parker Racing Bentley of Rick Parfitt Jnr and Seb Morris, as well as Liam Griffin and Fabio Babini’s Barwell Motorsport Lamborghini, which was promoted to third post-race.

17/04/2016: British GT’s Professional Motorsport World Expo Team of the Weekend Award to debut at Brands

 

A new team-specific award will be up for grabs at each British GT Championship round in 2016 in order to highlight the behind-the-scenes work that might otherwise go unnoticed each weekend.

16/04/2016: GT4: Walewska and Freke secure Brands pole for Century Motorsport

 

Century Motorsport’s Anna Walewska and Nathan Freke secured pole position for the opening round of this season’s British GT Championship at Brands Hatch earlier today after a hard-fought scrap with PMW Expo Racing/Optimum Motorsport’s Graham Johnson and Mike Robinson.

16/04/2016: GT3: Team Parker's Parfitt and Morris dominate Brands qualifying

 

Team Parker Racing’s Rick Parfitt Jnr and Seb Morris will line up on pole position for tomorrow’s opening round of this season’s British GT Championship after topping both the GT3 Am and Pro qualifying sessions earlier today at Brands Hatch, while Anna Walewska and Nathan Freke headed the GT4 contingent in their Century Motorsport Ginetta.

16/04/2016: FP2: It’s Ross’ Gunn Show as Freke puts Century top of GT4 at Brands

 

Beechdean AMR’s Ross Gunn topped the times during second practice for this weekend’s opening British GT round of the season at Brands Hatch, while a late flying lap from Nathan Freke was enough to put Century Motorsport top of the GT4 standings.

16/04/2016: FP1: Usual suspects Adam and Chadwick fastest at Brands

 

British GT’s reigning champions lived up to their billing during when first track action of 2016 got underway this morning at Brands Hatch where Jonny Adam set the overall pace and Jamie Chadwick posted the fastest GT4 time.

15/04/2016: British GT unveils McLaren Automotive as official Safety Car partner

 

The British GT Championship is delighted to announce McLaren Automotive as the series’ official Safety Car partner for its 2016 season, which begins at Brands Hatch this weekend (April 16/17).

13/04/2016: British GT driver spotlight: Gunn-ing for gold

 

Ross Gunn graduates to British GT’s senior class in 2016 as part of the same Beechdean AMR outfit with whom he won last season’s GT4 title. But there’s a whole lot more to it than that, as Tom Hornsby discovered.

12/04/2016: British GT4 Brands Hatch preview

 

Six marques spread across 16 entries make the trip to Brands Hatch this weekend, but with only one 2015 race-winning crew present the result appears absolutely wide-open, not least due to the nine Silver-graded driver line-ups comprising young, single-seater converts.

12/04/2016: British GT3 Brands Hatch preview

 

Season 24 of the British GT Championship gets underway at Brands Hatch this weekend (April 16/17) in what promises to be another thrillingly unpredictable showcase of hard fought racing contested by some of the world’s finest supercars.

11/04/2016: Chadwick joins Generation AMR SuperRacing for Brands and Rockingham

 

Reigning British GT4 champion Jamie Chadwick will make an earlier-than-expected return to the series in 2016 after being confirmed at the Generation AMR-run SuperRacing team for Brands Hatch and Rockingham’s rounds.

06/04/2016: Further incentives for British GT’s gentleman drivers in 2016

 

This year’s British GT Championship, which begins at Brands Hatch on April 16/17, is set to be the best yet for its contingent of amateur drivers thanks to the efforts of official series suppliers Sunoco, Pirelli and Blancpain.

04/04/2016: Team Abba with Rollcentre Racing leads British GT success at Silverstone 24 Hours

 

Team Abba with Rollcentre Racing warmed up for its British GT Championship return by winning the Silverstone 24 Hours on Sunday.

01/04/2016: British GT considering major qualifying revamp

 

This season’s British GT Championship could feature a radical new qualifying format following a recent meeting between series bosses and team principals.