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Audi Sport Team Absolute Racing confirms that it will compete for the second consecutive year in the Pro class of the Suzuka 10 Hours in Japan with an Audi R8 LMS GT3 Evo when Intercontinental GT Challenge visits Asia for its penultimate round of the season on August 23-25.


Audi Sport Team Absolute Racing to field a Pro class entry Two of the three last year’s drivers return in 2019 Former Absolute Racing race winner is back in the team


Audi Sport Team Absolute Racing made its debut at the headline event of the Asian endurance calendar last year, securing a third place finish with Audi Sport drivers Christopher Haase, Markus Winkelhock an [...]

Absolute Racing’s Porsche camp celebrated another win in the 2019 Blancpain GT World Challenge as Panther/AAS Motorsport’s Vutthikorn Inthraphuvasak and Alexandre Imperatori won the at the Chang International Circuit in Thailand.


Panther/AAS Motorsport duo wins on home turf Podium finish for Sathienthirakul/Hamprecht Podium denied to Bo/Lester


Tanart Sathienthirakul and Philip Hamprecht once again had reasons to rejoice as they finished second in race one. Yuan Bo and Jono Lester put up an exceptional performance over the weekend that went unrewarded with an equal amount of good fortune in race two.

Saturday morning qualifying one saw Sathienthirakul and Bo locking out the second row for the Absolute Racing’s Porsche arma [...]

The four Absolute Racing-run Audi R8 LMS GT3 cars were back in action this weekend as the 2019 Blancpain GT World Challenge Asia resumed at the Hermann Tilke designed 4.554km FIA Grade I Chang International Circuit in Buriram, Thailand.


Rump and Tan third in the Silver Cup class Pro/Am podium on home turf for Thai duo B-Quick wins Am Cup race two


On Saturday morning qualifying sessions, Tan placed the #12 Audi Sport Asia Team Absolute entry in fifth place on the grid for race one, while Audi Sport R8 LMS Cup race winner Bhurit Bhirombhakdi was the 11thfastest in the local #59 Singha Plan-B by Absolute Racing entry. B-Quik Racing’s Daniel Bilski qualified 16thand Audi Sport Asia Team Absolute’s Sun Jingzhu was [...]

Absolute Racing drivers Daniel Cao Zhuo and Eshan Pieris put on another strong performance in the second event of 2019 F3 Asian Championship Certified by FIA at the 4.554km FIA Grade 1 Hermann Tilke designed Chang International Circuit in Buriram (Thailand), including a double podium finish.

Double podium for Daniel Cao Triple fourth-place finishes for Eshan Pieris Absolute Racing sits second on Teams’ standings


On Saturday morning qualifying sessions, the Absolute Racing duo locked out the second row for race one and three. Cao qualified in third for race one and in fourth for race three, while teammate Pieris was the fourth fastest in qualifying one and the third quickest in qualifying two.

In the race one, the 17-year-old driver [...]

The Bend Motorsport Park’s Yasser Shahin and Singha Plan-B by Absolute Racing’s Bhurit Bhirombhakdi have shared the race wins in the Audi Sport R8 LMS Cup’s second round of the 2019 season at the challenging 4.318km Zhuhai International Circuit.


Maiden Cup win for Yasser Shahin Bhurit Bhirombhakdi shines in the wet Lin and Chan share GT4 Cup wins


Following the hard-fought opening weekend in Adelaide in March, the 2019 Audi Sport R8 LMS Cup caravan has moved to China’s Zhuhai International Circuit for the series’ fourth visit in eight seasons. Joining the regular championship contenders for the Guangdong Province double-header was a number of new faces. A total of 11 Absolute Racing-run Audi R8 LM [...]

Leading Australian Audi racer Tony Bates will make his first foray into international motorsport competition in 2019, confirming a program for the remainder of the Audi Sport R8 LMS Cup.

Bates competed in the Australian round of the R8 LMS Cup last year, before focusing on his local GT Championship commitments for the rest of the season. But another strong showing at this year’s R8 LMS Cup season opener – where he scored his 13thwin from 16 races at the Adelaide Parklands Circuit – has given the AFS/Moveitnet/C-Tech Laser/Local Roadways/Bryant & Bryant driver the impetus to continue in the Asian-based categor [...]

New Zealand talent Jono Lester will join Absolute Racing for the second round of the 2019 Blancpain GT World Challenge Asia. The Kiwi will share the #912 Porsche 911 GT3 R with Yuan Bo.

In Buriram, the 29-year old Lester, who has successfully established himself as a professional GT driver in Asia for the past eight years, having graduated from Porsche Carrera Cups at a young age, will take over the seat of Porsche Young Professional Dennis Olsen, who has commitments elsewhere. The duo will be entered in the Silver Cup.

Lester said of the upcoming challenge, “I’ve always admired the professionalism of Absolute Racing, and believe they are one of – if not the best – GT3 team in Asia currently. It’s a pleasure to have the opportunity to join them in th [...]

Two Absolute Racing serviced teams clinched podium positions in the opening round of 2019 Porsche Carrera Cup Asia at the Shanghai International Circuit.

The opening qualifying session of the season took place on Saturday morning with all four Absolute Racing-run cars looking to make an impression. Team StarChase’s Hamprecht qualified third, just 0.2 seconds shy from the pole. Tanart Sathienthirakul placed the #15 Bunjong Motosports Porsche 911 GT3 Cup in sixth, while Yuan Bo put #88 Paragon Water Systems China Absolute Racing entry ninth on the grid. Bao Jinlong clocked the second fastest time in the Pro/Am class, and P13 overall.

The 2019 Porsche Carrera Cup Asia race season begins this weekend at the Shanghai International Circuit for Absolute Racing teams. Team StarChase, Bunjong Motorsports and Zheng Tong Auto will run 16 races this year across some of the best Asian racetracks.

Germany’s Philip Hamprecht will spearhead Team StarChase campaign for the title in the series for the second consecutive season. China’s Bao Jinlong returns to defend the Pro-Am class crown with Zheng Tong Auto. After an incredible race win last weekend in the Blancpain GT World Challenge Asia at Sepang, where he teams up with Hamprecht, Thailand’s Tanart Sathienthirankul will debut new outfit Bunjong Motorsports at the [...]


Hamprecht and Tanart score brilliant win on debut Inthraphuvasak  and Imperatori storm to Pro/Am class win Olsen and Bo were ‘kings’ in qualifying

Absolute Racing’s Porsche teams made a strong start to the Blancpain GT World Challenge Asia season with a one-two finish in the second race at the Sepang International Circuit.

Absolute Racing has made the perfect start to its Blancpain GT World Challenge Asia campaign by claiming pole positions for both of this weekend’s races after its #912 Porsche 911 GT3-R shared by Yuan Bo and Dennis Olsen set the fastest times in both 15-minute qualifying sessions earlier on Saturday.

Bo made a 2m04.883s lap in Q1, 0.166s faster than the best- [...]

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