Tag / GT Academy


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Nissan Doesn’t Renew Wolfgang Reip’s Contract for 2016
Motorsport Feb 9th, 2016 by Kyle P.

One of the more successful GT Academy graduates is left without a seat, continuing a worrying trend at Nissan.

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Nissan Confirm Bathurst 12 Hour Lineup
GT Academy Motorsport Jan 21st, 2016 by Felix R.

Nissan select their three drivers for the 2016 Bathurst 12 Hour, as the GT-R NISMO GT3 goes for back-to-back overall wins.

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Matt Simmons Impresses, Fast-Tracked Into Nissan’s GT3 Program
GT Academy Motorsport Dec 5th, 2015 by Kyle P.

The 2015 Australian GT Academy winner will drive a GT-R in next year’s Blancpain Endurance Series.

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Darren Cox Leaves Nissan – What’s the Future for GT Academy?
GT Academy Motorsport Nov 7th, 2015 by Andrew E.

One of the creators and biggest supporters of GT Academy moves on, but will the famous gamer-to-racer program survive?

GT Academy Racing Roundup: Heroic Heitkotter & Stressful Spa
GT Academy Motorsport Aug 6th, 2015 by Andrew E.

The NISMO athletes toil at Stavelot, while Heitkotter hits the podium three times in two races in Ohio!

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GT Academy Drivers Given Top Rankings by FIA
GT Academy Motorsport Nov 9th, 2014 by Andrew E.

The FIA has revealed the list of driver rankings for 2015 – and GT Academy can count some of the best in the world in their ranks.

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Another GP3 Podium for Jann Mardenborough, as GT Academy Champs Finish Spa 24h
Motorsport Jul 27th, 2014 by Jordan G.

GT Academy champions survived a grueling 24 Hours at Spa, while Mardenborough scored another GP3 podium in Hungary.

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2014 Spa 24 Hours: Preview and Live Stream
GT Academy Motorsport Jul 26th, 2014 by Wardez

Follow the GT Academy team at the 2014 Spa 24 Hours, links and information.

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Mixed Results for GT Academy Champs’ Back-to-Back 24hr Races
Other Jun 23rd, 2014 by Andrew E.

18 drivers, 5 cars and 48 hours – GT Academy faces the harsh realities of endurance racing…

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GTPlanet’s Real Podcasting Simulator: We Interview GT Academy Champions Steve Doherty & Nick McMillen!
Podcast Jun 7th, 2014 by Wardez

New special episode up where we interview GT Academy Champions Steve Doherty and Nick McMillen!

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Comeback Academy Champion Heitkotter Sets the Pace at Road America
GT Academy Motorsport Aug 11th, 2013 by Andrew E.

Bryan Heitkotter comes back to the GT Academy fold and shows them what they’re missing…

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GT Academy Champions Take On SuperGT and Bathurst
GT Academy Motorsport Jul 17th, 2013 by Andrew E.

The Nismo Athletes go global, with assaults on top-tier championships around the world.

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GT Academy Graduates Deemed Too Fast For British GT
GT Academy Motorsport Feb 7th, 2013 by Andrew E.

RJN/GT Academy won’t be making a second assault on British GT this season, for a very peculiar reason indeed…

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GT Academy Finalists’ Unsung Successes
GT Academy Motorsport Nov 25th, 2012 by Andrew E.

As the GT Academy winners sport international successes, we look at the burgeoning careers of the less lucky finalists.

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GT Academy Expansion Continues to South Africa
GT Academy Oct 10th, 2012 by Andrew E.

An wholly new region opens up for the pioneering gamer-to-racer program.

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GT Academy Supporting Mission Motorsport Charity
GT Academy Motorsport Other Sep 19th, 2012 by Andrew E.

The GT Academy fleet and RJN Motorsport are supporting injured servicemen return to civilian life – through a unique form of sports therapy!

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Nissan Europe Confirms GT Academy Drivers for 2012
Motorsport Jan 30th, 2012 by Andrew E.

The three European GT Academy graduates have exciting 2012 schedules announced, in LMP2 and GT3 endurance racing.

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GT Academy Team Score Podium Finish at 2012 Dubai 24 Hours
GT Academy Motorsport Jan 14th, 2012 by Andrew E.

The all-GT-Academy crew take their Nissan 370Z to a third place class finish in the 100 degree heat of Dubai.

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2012 Dubai 24 Hours – Links, Coverage, Discussion and Live Video Stream
GT Academy Motorsport Jan 13th, 2012 by Andrew E.

Follow the GT Academy team’s progress at the 2012 Dubai 24 Hours.

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GT Academy: The Road to Dubai Video Series
GT Academy Motorsport Jan 8th, 2012 by Andrew E.

Watch the events of the 2011 GT Academy competitions and the winners’ preparations for the 2012 Dubai 24 Hours.


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