Ginetta G55 Supercup

The calendar, dates and everything you need to know about the Ginetta G55 Supercup

Championship

The SuperCup version of Ginetta's world-beating G55 competes in the GT4 SuperCup. This one-make series features close, competitive racing, season after season.

As a BRDC qualifying championship it is a stepping stone into a career in professional motorsport, while the Pro-Am grid format caters for both career drivers and gentlemen racers who want an enjoyable, close season of sprint racing.

Lightweight, strong and agile, the SuperCup-specification G55 is designed to offer a stepping stone into global GT and prototype racing whilst catering for career drivers and gentleman racers alike.

The Ginetta G55 GT4 is raced on almost every continent of the world and is one of the most successful GT4 cars ever made.

Live ITV4 Coverage

By being one of the most hotly contested support series to the British Touring Car Championship, alongside live coverage on ITV, the equalized car and single-make championship is designed to uphold Ginetta’s ethos of providing safe, controlled racing,whilst focusing on driver potential rather than racing budget.

Supporting the BTCC, the single-make championship uses identical G55 GT4 spec race cars, featuring on weekend with 30000 trackside spectators, With at least one race per weekend live on ITV4, this offers the best showcase to drivers and sponsors.

Broadcast live on ITV4, the SuperCup Championship offers unrivaled exposure for drivers, teams and sponsors thanks to its place on the BTCC support bill.

Championship Format

Each weekend racing features plenty of track time. There is a 2 x 45 minute practise sessions, followed by a 20 minute qualifying session with three 20 minutes races at each round of the championship.

The championship visits 8 different British Racing Circuits, in a 23-race calendar that visits some of the iconic circuits such as Brands Hatch, Silverstone, Donington and more.

Race Team Packages

Elite Motorsport provide you with a car which is professionally prepared by our mechanics. These mechanics will continue to provide assistance throughout your testing.

The car is readily available for use immediately and our packages can be tailored to suit your specific requirements.

Car specification

Car specs

Chassis

  • FIA approved T45 tubular chassis and integral safety cage

  • Modified cam timing system

  • Front splitter and carbon fibre rear wing

  • FIA Safety Cell

  • FIA Drivers Seat and Harnesses

  • Heated Windscreen

  • Carbon Fibre Aerodynamic Bodywork

Performance

  • Engine: 3.7l Ford V6

  • Power: 355bhp

  • Acceleration: 0-60mph < 6.0s

  • Top Speed: 150mph

  • Weight: 1085kg

Suspension & Tyres

  • Ginetta Single Adjustable Dampers

  • Ginetta Michelin Pilot Cup Tyres

  • FIA Safety Cage

  • FIA Safety Cell

  • FIA Drivers Seat and Harnesses

  • Heated Windscreen

  • Composite Bodywork

Transmission

  • Hewland 6 speed sequential Gearbox

  • Sealed limited slip differential with Drexler internals

  • Motec M150 ECU and C125 dashboard display

Brakes

  • Alcon 6-pot Front Brake Calipers w/ 378mm Vented Discs

  • Alcon 4-pot Front Rear Calipers wi/330mm Vented Discs

Calendar

Car specs

2018 PAckages

2018-2019 Ginetta Junior championship & Winter Series testing

Elite Motorsport have various drives available in their newly prepared range of Ginetta G40 Juniors for the 2018 Ginetta Junior Championship and testing.

We are able to tailor a package that fits your requirements, whether it is a full season campaign in the Ginetta Junior Championship plus testing, or just completing a testing programme through the year - we can cater for a range of options!

Complete arrive & drive packages are also available. This packages include full team support, race entries, tyres, fuel & consumables.
We ensure there is everything on hand that you could possibly need to go racing and or testing, in order to compete and prepare at the highest level.

Testing is available immediately, please Contact Us for more details and to arrange dates.

Additionally, Elite Motorsport is a supporter of the Ginetta Scholarship that runs at the end of every calendar year.

We are able to provide drivers with pre-scholarship Ginetta Junior testing available at Bruntingthorpe and Blyton Park, in order for new drivers to familiarise themselves with the machinery before heading into the coveted scholarship.

For more information on what Elite Motorsport can provide you, please view our range of Services here.