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SIMS FINISHES FIFTH AT FORMIDABLE NÜRBURGRING 24 HOURS

SIMS FINISHES FIFTH AT FORMIDABLE NÜRBURGRING 24 HOURS

West Wratting racing driver Alexander Sims overcame astonishing weather and demanding track conditions to finish fifth in one of the world’s most challenging endurance races this weekend, the Nürburgring 24-hour race.  The Brit competed in the iconic event on 28-29 May 2016 in a BMW M6 GT3 with his Rowe Racing team-mates Philipp Eng, Maxime […]

SIMS SECURES FOURTH AT SILVERSTONE

SIMS SECURES FOURTH AT SILVERSTONE

West Wratting driver Alexander Sims secured a fourth-place finish with his Rowe Racing team-mates in the second round of the Blancpain GT Endurance Cup, held at Silverstone’s 3.194-mile Grand Prix Circuit, Northamptonshire, on 15 May 2016. In preparation for upcoming endurance race the Nürburgring 24 Hours, Sims contested the round alongside regular Austrian team-mate Philipp […]

IMPRESSIVE FIGHTBACK FROM SIMS AT BRANDS HATCH

IMPRESSIVE FIGHTBACK FROM SIMS AT BRANDS HATCH

Alexander Sims and Rowe Racing team-mate Philipp Eng headed to Brands Hatch, Kent, on 7-8 May for the second round of the 2016 Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup. The British/Austrian duo showed pace in qualifying, with Sims topping the time sheets in the first session before securing eighth on the grid with a fastest lap […]

MECHANICAL PROBLEMS FORCED SIMS INTO EARLY RETIREMENT

MECHANICAL PROBLEMS FORCED SIMS INTO EARLY RETIREMENT

Following three podiums in the Blancpain GT Sprint Cup at Misano and the Nürburgring 24-Hour qualifying race, Alexander Sims and his Rowe Racing team-mates Philipp Eng and Dirk Werner were hoping to return to the podium in the opening round of the 2016 Blancpain GT Endurance Series, held at Monza, Italy, on 23-24 April 2016. […]

SIMS FINISHES THIRD IN NÜRBURGRING 24-HOUR QUALIFICATION RACE

SIMS FINISHES THIRD IN NÜRBURGRING 24-HOUR QUALIFICATION RACE

Alexander Sims and his Rowe Racing team-mates Maxime Martin and Philipp Eng claimed a podium finish in the qualification race for the ADAC Zurich 24-Hour event at the Nürburgring, Germany, on 17 April 2016. Overcoming difficult conditions, the trio drove the #23 BMW M6 GT3 to finish third in the six-hour race, qualifying them for […]

SIMS SECURES DOUBLE PODIUM IN FIRST BMW M6 OUTING FOR ROWE RACING

SIMS SECURES DOUBLE PODIUM IN FIRST BMW M6 OUTING FOR ROWE RACING

Alexander Sims and his Austrian team-mate Philipp Eng claimed two podium finishes in the new Rowe Racing BMW M6 GT3 at the first round of the 2016 Blancpain GT Series Sprint Cup. Competing at Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli, Italy, on 8-10 April 2016, the pairing finished third in the weekend’s main race after coming […]

Alexander Sims & Philipp Eng to join Rowe Racing

Alexander Sims & Philipp Eng to join Rowe Racing

Alexander Sims and Philipp Eng will join ROWE RACING for the 2016 season. Both drivers will strengthen the team’s assault with its new BMW M6 GT3 cars in the Blancpain Endurance and Sprint Series. Reigning Porsche Super Cup and Porsche Carrera Cup champion Philipp Eng has switched to the GT3 category to continue his sportscar […]

LIAM GRIFFIN JOINS BARWELL MOTORSPORT FOR BRITISH GT TITLE ASSAULT

LIAM GRIFFIN JOINS BARWELL MOTORSPORT FOR BRITISH GT TITLE ASSAULT

British GT front-runner, Liam Griffin, will continue in the Championship in 2016, when he will join reigning Teams Champions Barwell Motorsport to campaign one of their new Lamborghini Huracan GT3s. Griffin finished fourth in the 2015 standings (with partner Rory Butcher) aboard a Motorbase Aston Martin Vantage GT3, taking two victories along the way at […]

AGONISING END FOR ALEXANDERS DRIVERS TITLE HOPES AT DONINGTON

AGONISING END FOR ALEXANDERS DRIVERS TITLE HOPES AT DONINGTON

Ecurie Ecosse Powered By Black Bull missed out on winning back-to-back Avon Tyres British GT Championship Drivers’ titles at Donington Park on Sunday (September 13) after Marco Attard and Alexander Sims’ BMW was eliminated from the two-hour season finale by a GT4 entry. However, there was still some joy to be taken from helping Barwell […]

POLE THE HIGHLIGHT OF ECURIE ECOSSE’S TOUGH BRITISH GT WEEKEND AT SNETTERTON

POLE THE HIGHLIGHT OF ECURIE ECOSSE’S TOUGH BRITISH GT WEEKEND AT SNETTERTON

Ecurie Ecosse Powered By Black Bull endured its most character building Avon Tyres British GT Championship outing of the season at Snetterton last weekend (August 22/23) but, just like 12 months ago, still heads into Donington Park’s title decider with the fate of this year’s Drivers’ crown very much in its own hands. Such is […]