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Absolute Racing serviced teams and drivers aiming high Fuji Speedway hosts the Round 3 & 4 of the championship Weekend closes with the invitational PCCA vs PCCJ race

 

SHANGHAI 29 May 2017 – Eight long weeks after the sensational season opener at Shanghai International Circuit, the Porsche Carrera Cup Asia heads to Japan for Round Two, as Absolute Racing serviced teams will be looking to build on results or improve on their opening performance of 2017.

Some may have been surprised with Tanart Sathienthirakul’s pace last April, as the #15 Absolute Racing driver turned many heads back in Shanghai in the opening round of the series. Gainin [...]

Silverware for Fong and Vutthikorn Tan and Kim complete team’s first “1-2” in GT Asia Cup Imperatori shows speed as Han Geng learns fast

 

Beijing, May 13th, 2017 – Bentley Team Absolute enjoyed a successful visit to picturesque Goldenport Park Circuit in Beijing, with Adderly Fong and Vutthikorn Inthrapuvasak climbing the China GT Championship podium on Friday, helping the team to achieve the first “1-2” result in the 2017 GT Asia Cup.

Pre-race predictions that the Bentley Continental GT3 would not be suited to the short and twisty Beijing circuit were proved to be slightly unfounded on Thursday’s Qualifying session, as #88 Tilke Continental GT3 finished fourth, its #5 Tilke sister car fifth. China GT Cha [...]

 

Third season podium for OD Racing Double Pro-Am podium for Lee/Picariello Singha Plan-B scores on debut

 

Shanghai, May 21, 2017 – Hot off the heels of victory in the Blancpain GT Series Asia opening event at Sepang, Absolute Racing serviced teams continued their good form by claiming a pole-position, an overall podium position and two class podium finishes between the four Audi R8 LMS GT3 entries at Buriram, Thailand.

While the racing was challenging in itself, the really hard work started for OD Racing Team, J-Fly by Absolute Racing, Singha Plan-B Motorsport and Team Milestone with the Friday’s qualifying session and continued on Saturday.

J-Fly and Singha Plan B Audis join the team OD Racing want to keep the top form Team Milestone target another Pro-Am podium

Shanghai, May 16, 2017 – One month after the sensational season opener at Sepang International Circuit, the Blancpain GT Series Asia heads to Thailand for Round Two, as Absolute Racing-serviced teams will be looking to build on strong results following a promising season start.

Two Audi R8 LMS entered by J-Fly by Absolute Racing and Singha Plan-B Motorsport outfits will join championship leaders OD Racing and Pro-Am class podium finishers Milestone Racing Audi R8s in the Absolute Racing stable this weekend.

OD Racing Team’s Patel and Gilbert wrote a piece of history in Malaysia by becoming Blancpain GT Series Asia’s first-ever race winners, and will

Yu scores hat-trick of wins Lu wins Races 2 and keeps the lead Esmaeili and Cabrera take valuable points

 

Kuala Lumpur, May 6th, 2017 – Absolute Racing youngsters stole the show in the second round of Formula Masters Series. James Yu, with a hat-trick of wins, and Daniel Lu swept the second weekend of the series at Sepang International Circuit.

Looking very strong last event but missing out on a podium was James Yu, who arrived in Malaysia ready to turn around his fortune. The Chinese driver took pole position for both of this weekend’s races, leaving his teammate and current points leader Lu in second and fifth for Race one and Race three respectively.  Sweden’s Arvin Esmaelli qualified P9 for both races, whilst Mexico’s Manuel Cabrera qualified 12th  and

Singha Plan-B Motorsport emerged victorious in GT Class Thailand pair shows impressive pace #59 Audi R8 LMS will return in Buriram

 

Kuala Lumpur, May 6th, 2017 – Singha Plan-B Motorsport Audi R8 LMS run by Absolute Racing had an outstanding performance in the opening round of 2017 Asian Le Mans Sprint Cup at the Sepang International Circuit, Malaysia. Bhurit Bhirombhakdi and Kantasak Kusiri won the GT Class in the opening round of the championship and finished second place in the second race.

On Saturday morning the Thai duo impressed everyone in the paddock by qualifying first of the GT Class field for Race One and second for the second round.

Race One saw the #59 Audi R8 LMS taking a brilliant GT

 

Picariello wins and leads the Cup Gilbert gets on the podium and Cheng shows consistency Lee triumphs in AM Class

 

Kuala Lumpur, May 6th, 2017 – Superb start to 2017 Audi R8 LMS Cup season for Absolute Racing, following a fantastic lights to flag victory of Alessio Picariello in the opening race of the weekend at the Sepang International Circuit, Malaysia. The last year first runner up is leading the championship after collecting a win and second place finish in the race weekend of the season. 

MGT Team by Absolute’s Picariello blistering weekend started on Saturday’s qualifying as the Belgian driver claimed pole position in both of the weekend’s races. Picariello recorded impressive times of 2:01.342 and 2:00.916 respectively. One Race One he was joined on the front

Asian Le Mans Sprint Cup opens at Sepang Absolute Racing to service Thai team Audi Bhurit Bhirombhakdi and Kantasak Kusiri team up

 

Kuala Lumpur, May 2nd, 2017 – Singha Plan-B Motorsport have partnered up with Absolute Racing for the 2017 season, with one GT3 entry planned in the opening round of Asian Le Mans Sprint Cup under the Singha Plan-B Motorsport banner.

2016 GT Asia Series GTC Class Champions Bhurit Bhirombhakdi and Kantasak Kusiri will team up to drive a brand new Audi R8 LMS at the Sepang Int [...]

Daniel Lu to defend championship lead James Yu and Manuel Cabrera looking to improve Arvin Esmaeili envisions a podium return

 

Kuala Lumpur, May 2nd, 2017 – Following a strong showing at the opening round of the season, where Daniel Lu won three out of four races and Arvin Esmaeili finished twice on the podium, Absolute Racing is now looking to maintain the momentum at the second round of the Formula Masters Asian Series to be held again at the Sepang International Circuit.

The visually dramatic Malaysian track, with its blend of wide, sweeping corners and fast straights, always promises compellin [...]

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