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Archive: 2012

A small collection of race images from the year 2012.

Archive: 2008

A small collection of race images from the year 2008.

Archive: 2006

A small collection of race images from the year 2006.

Archive: 2005

A small collection of race images from the year 2005.

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Barcelona 2016 – Race 2 Results

The results for Race 2 at the Barcelona round of the 2016 GT International Open are in. The Race: At the start, there is a close fight between Zampieri and Barnes, with the Italian keeping the advantage and the Brit closing well on Ledogar. Further into the first lap, Krognes hits Barnes sending him into [...]

Barcelona 2016 – Race 2 Qualifying Results

The results for Qualifying for Race 2, the final race of the season,  at the Barcelona round of the 2016 GT International Open are in. Phil Keen driving the Balfe #22 McLaren qualified in 6th for the afternoon’s race, in a qualifying session declared wet. 8 laps completed with the best lap being number 8 [...]

Barcelona 2016 – Race 1 Results

The results for Race 1 at the Barcelona round of the 2016 GT International Open are in. Shaun started the race with Phil taking over at the driver change. Shaun went in to the driver changeover in 6th place. Phil finished the race in 3rd place. 38 laps completed with the best lap being number [...]

Barcelona 2016 – Race 1 Qualifying Results

The results for Qualifying for Race 1 at the Barcelona round of the 2016 GT International Open are in. Shaun driving the Balfe #22 McLaren qualified in 6th place for the afternoon’s race in the qualifying session. 13 laps completed with the best lap being number 10 in a time of 1:46.792 with a top [...]

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Race 2: Rockingham

The Team’s British GT Debut — Top ten finish in a 31 car entry.

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Rob Bell Debuts for Balfe in Estoril

Shaun Balfe and Rob Bell made a tremendous start to their 2017 International GT Open campaign, with a second and a fourth place finish in the opening rounds at Estoril in Portugal.

Estoril 2016 – Sunday Race results

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Estoril 2016 – Sunday Qualifying results

Click here for the Sunday Qualifying session results.

Estoril 2016 – Saturday Race results

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Next Stop – Hungaroring

Live action this weekend in International GT Open at the Hungaroring

Hard Work for Team Balfe in France

After their successes at Estoril and Spa Francorchamps in the International GT Open, the Balfe Motorsport McLaren 650S GT3 was forced to run with a power reduction.

Balfe and Bell Consolidate Championship Lead

Changing Weather conditions test the Balfe / Bell duo at SPA

Rob Bell Debuts for Balfe in Estoril

Shaun Balfe and Rob Bell made a tremendous start to their 2017 International GT Open campaign, with a second and a fourth place finish in the opening rounds at Estoril in Portugal.

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Next Stop – Hungaroring

Live action this weekend in International GT Open at the Hungaroring

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Monza 2016 – Press Release

TYRE WOES DASH BALFE’S TITLE HOPES Grantham’s Shaun Balfe had regular co driver Phil Keen back with him for the latest round of the International GT Open at Monza, as the pair still had a chance of the overall title in their Balfe Motorsport McLaren 650S. “We both set some good times in the free [...]

Monza 2016 – Race 2 Results

The results for Race 2 at the Monza round of the 2016 GT International Open are in. Phil started the race with Phil taking over at the driver change. Unfortunate contact in the first corner and resultant tyre damage put paid to a promising podium finish for the Balfe Motorsport team, however vital championship points [...]

Monza 2016 – Race 2 Qualifying Results

The results for Qualifying for Race 2 at the Monza round of the 2016 GT International Open are in. Phil driving the Balfe #22 McLaren qualified in 2nd for the afternoon’s race, in a qualifying session declared wet. 16 laps completed with the best lap being number 14 in a time of 1’50.256 at a [...]

Monza 2016 – Race 1 Results

The results for Race 1 at the Monza round of the 2016 GT International Open are in. Shaun started the race with Phil taking over at the driver change. 38 laps completed with the best lap being number 21 in a time of 1’49.173 with a top speed of 191.026 km/h. Total race time was 1.11’15.971 Full [...]

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Hard Work for Team Balfe in France

After their successes at Estoril and Spa Francorchamps in the International GT Open, the Balfe Motorsport McLaren 650S GT3 was forced to run with a power reduction.

Paul Ricard 2016 – Race 2

Another 7th place finish for the Balfe Motorsport Ferrari means that the Balfe Motorsport team drop to second place in the GT International Open 2016 series trailing by 10 points. 28 laps in a total time of 1.01’39.205 best lap was lap 5 in a time of 2’07.113 top speed of 165.453 km/h Full race results [...]

Paul Ricard 2016 – Race 2 Qualifying

The results for Qualifying for Race 2 at the Paul Ricard round of the 2016 GT International Open are in. The Balfe #22 Ferrari qualified in 8th for Sunday’s race. 5 laps completed with the best lap being number 4 at 2’05.171 with a top speed of 168.020 km/h Full Race 2 Qualifying results are [...]

Paul Ricard 2016 – Race 1

7th place finish for the Balfe Motorsport Ferarri means that we head in to Sunday still leading the GT International Open 2016 series by 6 points. 33 laps in a total time of 1.12’30.054 best lap was lap 18 in a time of 2’07.497 top speed of 164.955 km/h Full race results are here.

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Race 10&11: Snetterton 200

Perfect Last round knockout!

Race 9: Castle Combe

Round 9 of the Pirelli Ferrari Open Championship at Castle Combe.

Race 7&8: Spa

Almost a Perfect Weekend.

Race 5&6: Silverstone GP

A Frustrating Success…

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BALFE EDGES CLOSER TO CHAMPIONSHIP LEADERS

Shaun Balfe and Adam Carroll left the sunny mountainous landscape of the Red Bull Ring in Austria three points closer to the Championship lead in the International GT Open. Grantham based Balfe started the weekend hoping to consolidate his second place and was out first in the qualifying session for race one. “The tyre window [...]

Red Bull Ring 2016 – Race 2 Qualifying and Results

Qualifying The results for Qualifying for Race 1 at the Silverstone round of the 2016 GT International Open are in. The Balfe #22 McLaren qualified in 3rd for the afternoon’s race. 11 laps completed with the best lap being number 9 with a top speed of 177.519 km/h Full Race 2 Qualifying results are here. [...]

Red Bull Ring 2016 – Race 1 Qualifying and Results

Qualifying The results for Qualifying for Race 1 at the Silverstone round of the 2016 GT International Open are in. The Balfe #22 McLaren qualified in 5th for the afternoon’s race. 9 laps completed with the best lap being number 8 with a top speed of 175.578 km/h Full Race 1 Qualifying results are here. Race 3rd place finish for [...]

BALFE HEADS FOR RED BULL RING AND CHAMPIONSHIP HOPES

Shaun Balfe will be racing into the unknown at the Red Bull Ring this weekend in the Spanish based International GT Open. The Grantham based driver who won the Spanish Championship back in 2004, was fifth in last year’s Championship with a Ferrari 458 Italia and is currently second, with only two events to follow [...]

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Silverstone 2016 – Race 2

A hard fought 5th place finish for the Balfe Motorsport McLaren means that Balfe Motorsport leave Silverstone head in to Sunday still in second place of the GT International Open 2016 series by an increase to 5 points. 29 laps in a total time of 1.00’44.781 best lap was lap 14 in a time of [...]

Silverstone 2016 – Race 2 Qualifying

The results for Qualifying for Race 2 at the Silverstone round of the 2016 GT International Open are in. The Balfe #22 McLaren qualified in 9th for this afternoon’s race. 13 laps completed with the best lap being number 12 at 2’00.823 with a top speed of 175.526 km/h Full Race 2 Qualifying results are here. [...]

Silverstone 2016 – Race 1

5th place finish for the Balfe Motorsport McLaren means that Balfe Motorsport head in to Sunday still in second place of the GT International Open 2016 series by 1 point. 34 laps in a total time of 1.11’17.894 best lap was lap 12 in a time of 2’01.798 top speed of 174.122 km/h Full race results are [...]

Silverstone 2016 – Race 1 Qualifying

The results for Qualifying for Race 1 at the Silverstone round of the 2016 GT International Open are in. The Balfe #22 McLaren qualified in 5th for this afternoon’s race. 10 laps completed with the best lap being number 3 at with a top speed of 177.133 km/h Full Race 1 Qualifying results are here. Full [...]

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Balfe and Bell Consolidate Championship Lead

Changing Weather conditions test the Balfe / Bell duo at SPA

Spa 2016 – Race 2

An excellent finish for 4th place for the Balfe Motorsport team after atrocious conditions at the start of the race, after most of Shaun’s stint under Safety Car conditions. Superb driving from Phil after the change eventually holding off  Fabrizio Crestani for the last few laps of the race to take 4th place. Two 4th [...]

Spa 2016 – Race 2 Qualifying

The results for Qualifying for Race 2 at the Spa round of the 2016 GT International Open are in. The Balfe #22 Ferrari scored 12th start for this afternoon’s race. 11 laps completed with the best lap being number 6 at 2’19.865 with a top speed of 180.277 Km/h Full Race 2 Qualifying results are here. [...]

Spa 2016 – Race 1

A good finish in 4th place for the Balfe Motorsport team means that we head in to Sunday still leading the GT International Open 2016 series by 12 points. Phil pushed the #22 Ferrrari up to 2nd place up to the driver change and Shaun left the pits in 1st place. A good drive from [...]