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MEYER SHANK RACING FOCUS ON ROAD AMERICA RACE WEEKEND

With the race season in full swing, Meyer Shank Racing (MSR) continues its run of back-to-back race events with a third consecutive weekend of action as the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship heads to Road America for the Continental Tire Road Race Showcase this Sunday. Arriving in Wisconsin fresh from a big home race and its … Continue reading

CADILLAC RACING TEAMS HEADING TO ROAD AMERICA

Cadillac V-Performance Racing teams Konica Minolta Cadillac, Mustang Sampling Cadillac and Whelen Engineering Cadillac are headed to Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin for the Continental Tire Road Race Showcase to run Aug. 3-5. Whelen Engineering leads Prototype championship Cadillac teams one, two and three in championship Joao Barbosa returns to Mustang Sampling seat Konica … Continue reading

PIER GUIDI TO JOIN WEATHERTECH RACING AT ROAD AMERICA

Alessandro Pier Guidi (Italy) will join Cooper MacNeil (Hinsdale, Ill.) in the WeatherTech Racing Ferrari for the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Continental Tire Road Race Showcase to run at Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin, Aug. 3-5. Pier Guidi is the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) GT driver champion and, so far, in 2018 he is eighth … Continue reading

TOP FIVE SILVER CUP RESULT FOR WALKINSHAW AND TEAM RJN IN DRAMATIC TOTAL 24 HOURS OF SPA

Chipping Norton racing driver Sean Walkinshaw made a consistently competitive return to the world’s biggest GT3 endurance race, the Total 24 Hours of Spa, at the weekend, 28th/29th July, with a top five finish in the Silver Cup category for the GT Sport MOTUL Team RJN entry.  Reuniting with the Didcot-based squad for a one-off … Continue reading

BLANCPAIN GT SERIES ASIA CONFIRMS YEONGAM DEBUT IN 2019

South Korea will host a round of Blancpain GT Series Asia for the first time next season following confirmation of the championship’s 2019 calendar during SRO Motorsports Group’s annual press conference at the Total 24 Hours of Spa. The schedule once again features 12 one-hour races spread across six events, with the now familiar FIA … Continue reading

ADAC GT MASTERS AT THE NURBURGRING: WHO WILL BE CROWNED ‘CHAMPION’ AT MID-POINT IN SEASON?

The summer break is now over, but who will be crowned ADAC GT Masters ‘half-time’ champions at the Nürburgring this weekend (3rd – 5th August) as the season approaches its mid-point? Corvette drivers Marvin Kirchhöfer (24, DEU) and Daniel Keilwitz (28, DEU, both Callaway Competition) have the best chances of success after achieving two wins … Continue reading

MIEDECKES LOOK FOR AUSTRALIAN GT VICTORY WITH NEW VANTAGE

Father and son combination Andrew and George Miedecke return to Australian GT competition this weekend with an all-new Aston Martin Vantage V12. In 2016, the experienced pair recorded an emphatic victory in the Australian Endurance Championship event at Sydney Motorsport Park, with George setting a new record lap for a GT3 car around the circuit. … Continue reading

WHELEN ENGINEERING RACING SETS SIGHTS ON ROAD AMERICA

With two wins in the last three years at the legendary Wisconsin track, there is little question about why Whelen Engineering Racing looks forward to racing at Road America. That anticipation will be strongest this week as the team prepares for the next round of IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship competition on Sunday(FS1 2:30 PM ET … Continue reading

TWO PORSCHE 911 RSR TO COMPETE AT LEGENDARY ROAD AMERICA

With the Road America race on 5 August, the IMSA SportsCar Championship takes a short trip into the past. The storied 6.515-kilometre circuit close to Elkhart Lake in the US state of Wisconsin is regarded as the birthplace of American sports car racing. The Porsche GT Team fields two 911 RSR in the GTLM class … Continue reading

MAZDA DPi HEADS INTO UNCHARTED WATERS IN SEARCH OF FIRST WIN

A year ago at this time, the sports car racing world was buzzing with the recently announced news that Mazda would be teaming up with Joest Racing for the 2018 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship to be run under the Mazda Team Joest banner. It was a big deal. Joest Racing is one of the most … Continue reading

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