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Race calendar

Italy | 16 – 18 April 2021

Monza / Endurance

France | 7 – 9 May 2021

Magny-Cours / Sprint

France | 28 – 30 May 2021

Paul Ricard / Endurance

Netherlands | 18 – 20 June 2021

Zandvoort / Sprint

Italy | 02 – 04 July 2021

Misano / Sprint

Belgium | 29 July – 1 August 2021

Total 24 hrs of Spa / Endurance

England | 28-29 August 2021

Brands Hatch / Sprint

Germany | 03 – 05 September 2021

Nürburgring / Endurance

Spain | 25 – 26 September 2021

Valencia / Sprint

Spain | 08 – 10 October 2021

Barcelona / Endurance

Press Releases

15. Jun 2021
Emil Frey Racing enters Sprint Races in Zandvoort (NL) with high expectations
– Last year’s race and test days delivered valuable learnings – Unpredictable weather changes call for a strong tire strategy – Intense pitstop practice for both mechanics and drivers   Safenwil (Switzerland), 15th of June 2021 The Sprint Cup of the Fanatec GT World Challenge Europe is set to resume for its second round on […]
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30. May 2021
Mixed emotions in Paul Ricard: Two retirements and one podium
– Solid results after qualifying: P6 for #163, P7 for #114, P17 for #14 – EFR bags three points at the Esports race – Early retirement for #163 and #114 – #14 secures P13 in the overall ranking and P2 in the Silver Cup Paul Ricard (France), 30th of May 2021 The Emil Frey Racing […]
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25. May 2021
Endurance Cup set to stage its second round: Emil Frey Racing is ready for the 1’000km race in Paul Ricard (FR)
– Emil Frey Racing currently third in overall ranking – Norbert Siedler back at the wheel of #163 – Rougier and Fontana once again tackle the Esports championship Safenwil (Switzerland), 25th of May 2021 Emil Frey Racing is headed for the second Endurance Race this coming weekend, from the 29th to the 30th of May. […]
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09. May 2021
Nerve-wracking sprint weekend gets rewarded with two podium finishes
– Solid first Qualifying for the #163 Lamborghini (P2) and the #14 (P3) – Two podium finishes after night race: #163 takes P2 while #14 lands on P3 – Early finish in the second race for the #163 Lamborghini due to tire puncture Magny-Cours (France), 9th of May 2021 For the Emil Frey Racing squad, […]
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04. May 2021
Emil Frey Racing hotly anticipates first night race of the season
– Magny-Cours: The first out of five Sprint events – Packed weekend schedule with two one-hour races – A field of 27 GT3 cars representing 8 brands Safenwil (Switzerland), 4th of May 2021 The first out of five Sprint weekends of the Fanatec GT World Challenge Europe is set to launch on the 8th and […]
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18. Apr 2021
The #14 Lamborghini places third overall and claims victory in the Silver category
Rougier finishes first with the #114 at the first ever virtual E-Sports race of the GTWCHEU #14 delivers a strong performance and secures a podium in the overall ranking and victory in the Silver category #114 ends race early due to tyre puncture #163 finishes in P23 Monza (Italy), April 18th 2021 For the Emil […]
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13. Apr 2021
3 Lamborghinis, 9 drivers, 1 goal: championship points! Emil Frey Racing is ready to hit the first race weekend in Monza.
Intense preparation phase completed First race with EFR for drivers Ineichen, Aitken, Lappalainen and Rougier Autodromo Nazionale di Monza: first out of five endurance races Safenwil (Switzerland), April 13th 2021 Pre-Season tests / preparations Emil Frey Racing just concluded an intense but valuable preparation phase. A number of pre-season tests were conducted at various locations, […]
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27. Mar 2021
Emil Frey Racing hits official test days in Le Castellet with three Lamborghinis
A total of 25 cars from 9 brands entered the full-season of the GTWCHEU 2021 Successful tests for the #14, #114 and #163 Lamborghinis Goal was to optimize setup Le Castellet (France), March 27th 2021 Once again, the GT World Challenge promises to be a thrilling year that will keep motorsports fans everywhere on their […]
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08. Mar 2021
Emil Frey Racing to take on GT World Challenge Europe with three Lamborghinis
Two Lamborghinis entered in the Pro category (#114/#163) Third car (#14) starts in the Silver category Additional virtual races during Endurance weekends Swiss driver trio for the #14 car: Ricardo Feller, Alex Fontana and Rolf Ineichen Safenwil (Switzerland), March 8th 2021 Emil Frey Racing claimed a total of seven podiums during the 2020 season, which […]
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Following on from a family tradition

In 2011, the family business Emil Frey AG took the decision to set up its own division within the facilities at Safenwil (AG) to be engaged once again in Motorsport, starting from 2012.

Automobile and Motorcycle Motorsport has always been highly ranked in the Emil Frey AG. Motorsport is the motivator for top performances in the automobile industry. There is no other place where technical competence can be as efficiently demonstrated as within a sportive competition. It is an excellent stage for image-building for an international brand and an important platform to test developments, which will ultimately make road cars safer, more comfortable and of higher quality.

With Lorenz Frey-Hilti heading the division as Team Principal and being joined by engaged engineers and employees, Emil Frey Racing was started in its third generation. It is a re-launch of an unforgotten team, which managed to celebrate many highlights in the 30s, 70s and 80s. Company founder Emil Frey tested his motorcycles within the racing world, his son Walter Frey continued to do so with his MINI Cooper and Toyota.

With grandson Lorenz Frey-Hilti, the Emil Frey GT3 Jaguar and the Lexus RC F GT3 returned to the international race tracks. At the beginning, Emil Frey Racing was integrated within the existing buildings of the Emil Frey AG in the Swiss town of Safenwil. In February 2018, a new modern and innovative workshop was opened. The bottom floor of the spacious building caters as home for the race cars, the workshop and a driving simulator, whilst team members and engineers are working in the office spaces on the top floor.

The 2018 season saw the most successful year in the history of Emil Frey Racing. With the GT3 Jaguar running in its fair-well year, racing in the Blancpain GT Series, the team went on to claim the Silver Cup Endurance Cup Championship after storming to two Silver Cup race wins and three podiums in the seven races of the year. Meanwhile, Emil Frey Racing participated for the first time in the full Blancpain GT Series, racing the Lexus RC F GT3 in five Sprint and five Endurance Cup races. With the victory at the 1000 km of Paul Ricard plus securing a further podium, the Swiss Privateer Team went on to finish the year on an absolute high with third place overall in the Team´s Championship – the best result to date. In 2019, Emil Frey Racing cooperated with Lamborghini Squadra Corse.

In 2019, Emil Frey Racing had celebrated 8 victories – three of which were double wins – from a total of 14 races. Owing to this achievement, the Teams’- as well as the Drivers’ Championship of the International GT Open Series was won. Shortly thereafter, the team began to prepare for the new Lamborghini Huracàn GT3 EVO and worked on continuously developing the car further. Emil Frey Racing as well as Lamborghini Squadra Corse are very happy with the partnership. As such, the decision was made to take on a new challenge as partners.

After a solid performance in the International GT Open Championship, a comeback into the GT World Challenge Europe (formerly known as Blancpain GT Series) for 2020 was in order. The GT World Challenge Europe is the most competitive GT3-Series worldwide. The amount and density of professional teams, engineers and race drivers is incredibly high. Emil Frey Racing took on this challenge with both Lamborghinis in the highly competitive PRO-category and claimed a total of seven podium positions, which placed the team on fifth place in the overall ranking and on third place in the Sprint cup.

To give more drivers the chance to race, and with great support from the factory, Emil Frey Racing decided to increase their activities by adding a third Huracán GT3 EVO for season 2021 in the GT World Challenge Europe.


Ricardo Feller


Alex Fontana


Rolf Ineichen


Jack Aitken


Konsta Lappalainen


Arthur Rougier


Albert Costa


Norbert Siedler


Giacomo Altoè



Lorenz Frey-Hilti

Team Principal

Jürg Flach

Technical Director

Melissa Blaschi

Head of Marketing & Events

Stefan Rufener

Assistant to Team Principal

Graziano Michelacci

Head of Track Engineering

Mauricio Pinheiro

Team Manager

Marco Schüpbach

Race / Simulator Engineer

Cosimo Prusciano


Sebastien Dupertuis

Performance / Race Engineer

Fabio Waser

Performance / Race Engineer

Andreas Dietschi

Design Engineer

Sandrine Saner


Sandra Jungwirth


Matthias Ammann


Dominic Etter

Chief Mechanic

Christian Gasser

Car Chief

Tomáš Čapek

Car Chief

Rafael Gautschi


Beat Held


Louis Meier


Miroslav Petkov


Mirco Kaufmann

Support Mechanic & Parts Mgt.

Pavel Nahodil

Head of Logistics & Tyres