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Toyota driver Heikki Kovalainen admits he faces a “tricky situation” being able to get into Japan in time for the start of the new SUPER GT season.
SUPER GT has confirmed plans to kick off its delayed 2020 season at Fuji Speedway in July, with the majority of a revised calendar taking place across just three venues.
The DTM is in a race against time to ensure its survival beyond the current year, but it cannot expect a bailout from SUPER GT's manufacturers, despite the two series agreeing to share a common ruleset.
Nick Cassidy feels SUPER GT's push to harmonise its rules with the DTM was still worthwhile, despite Audi's pending withdrawal from the latter series plunging the future of Class One into doubt.
SUPER GT has decided to postpone both of its planned overseas races in Thailand and Malaysia until the winter, releasing a revised 2020 schedule in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
SUPER GT has postponed the second and third rounds of the championship at Fuji and Suzuka in view of the deteriorating coronavirus situation in Japan.
Team Kunimitsu is "a bit behind" its fellow Honda SUPER GT teams following the first pre-season test at Okayama, believes Naoki Yamamoto.
Tom Dillmann says he is aiming for a return to Japanese racing after making a SUPER GT test cameo at Okayama last weekend.
Jann Mardenborough believes that Nissan has made tangible progress in “every area” with the 2020-spec GT-R as its bids to claw back the deficit to its rivals in SUPER GT.
Nissan has appointed Tommaso Volpe to replace Michael Carcamo as its global motorsports director to oversee its Formula E and SUPER GT programmes.
While most of the motorsport world was placed on hiatus due to the global coronavirus pandemic, SUPER GT pressed on with its first official pre-season test at Okayama, albeit with no spectators present.
The Cerumo Toyota squad topped both sessions on the second and final day of SUPER GT's Okayama pre-season test on Sunday with its pair of brand new GR Supras.
Honda set the pace on the opening day of SUPER GT pre-season testing at the Okayama Circuit, with Bertrand Baguette setting the quickest time in the Real Racing NSX-GT.