The No. 38 ZENT CERUMO Lexus RC F driven by Yuji Tachikawa and Hiroaki Ishiura emerged as victors in an outstanding race in the GT 500 class after starting from eighth position on the grid in Round 6 of the 2016 AUTOBACS SUPER GT series, which took place recently at the Suzuka Circuit in Japan. The race also saw the No. 36 au TOM'S Lexus RC F driven by Daisuke Ito and Nick Cassidy competing till the very end to finish a creditable second making it two podiums finishes for Lexus.
The No. 39 DENSO KOBELCO SARD Lexus RC F driven by Heikki Kovalainen and Kohei Hirate came a creditable second in Round 4 of the 2016 AUTOBACS SUPER GT to make it yet another podium finish for Lexus in the GT 500 class.
The No. 31 TOYOTA PRIUS apr GT made it a memorable outing with a first place finish in Round 4 of the 2016 AUTOBACS SUPER GT (GT300 class).
Nissan has continued its unbeaten streak in the GT500 class in Super GT in 2016 with Hironobu Yasuda and JP de Oliveira dominating at Fuji International Speedway.
Hankook Racing Team confirmed to be the best racing team, for 2016 drift racing championships this season after the team domination and winning most of drifts race championships for this season, and thus achieving an unprecedented achievement led by Saeed Al Mouri and Mohammed El Orabi.
Aljomaih Automotive Company (AAC), the largest dealer for General Motors in Saudi Arabia and the Middle East, announced the launch of its car racing team. This announcement came after signing a contract with the drift races champion Captain Falah Aljarba, who has received recently "Camaro King" title from General Motors.