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BACK-TO-BACK WINS FOR SIMS

Alexander Sims secured his second consecutive victory in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship on 9 September 2018. The Warwickshire-based driver and his BMW Team RLL team-mate Connor De Phillippi took GTLM class honours at the America’s Tire 250 at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca in California, USA. BMW Team RLL and the driver pairing faultlessly executed … Continue reading

BMW M8 GTE EARNS SECOND CONSECUTIVE SEASON VICTORY AND THIRD BMW WIN IN FOUR YEARS AT LAGUNA SECA

BMW Team RLL recorded the team’s 19th victory and 73rd podium finish since beginning in 2009 with a second consecutive 2018 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship GTLM class victory for the BMW M8 GTE in today’s America’s Tire 250 at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca. The victory is the second consecutive triumph for the all-new BMW M8 … Continue reading

ESM SECURES VICTORY AT LAGUNA SECA

Tequila Patrón ESM returned to victory circle this weekend at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca, starting from the rear of the WeatherTech SportsCar Championship field to win the Continental Monterey Grand Prix by ten seconds. The No. 22 Nissan Onroak DPi of Pipo Derani and Johannes van Overbeek won its second race of 2018, also clinching … Continue reading

PAUL MILLER RACING KEEPS IMSA GTD POINTS LEAD AFTER FOURTH PLACE FINISH AT LAGUNA SECA

Sunday afternoon at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca, Paul Miller Racing put forth an incredible display of driving expertise and strategy execution to finish in fourth place in the Continental Monterey Grand Prix. Co-drivers Madison Snow and Bryan Sellers endured a chaotic race to defend their points lead over the No. 86 Acura. Heading into the … Continue reading

MEYER SHANK RACING VICTORIOUS AT LAGUNA SECA

From pole position to podium at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca, Meyer Shank Racing (MSR) once again delivered a strong performance as the No. 86 MSR Acura NSX GT3 of Katherine Legge and Alvaro Parente won the America’s Tire 250 on Sunday. A record-setting pole lap (1:24.456-seconds) posted by Legge on Saturday turned into a second … Continue reading

BUTEL VOWS TO BOUNCE BACK AFTER DIFFICULT DONINGTON

Channel Islander Jack Butel and English teammate Dominic Paul endured a tough weekend in the UK LMP3 Cup with the British pairing retiring from both of the one-hour races despite flashes of front-running pace throughout the weekend. After Snetterton silverware last time out, hopes were high in the Speedworks camp of a first win in … Continue reading

WEATHERTECH RACING FINISHES EIGHTH AT LAGUNA SECA

Cooper MacNeil (Hinsdale, Ill.) and Gunnar Jeannette (Salt Lake City, Ut.) finished eighth in today’s running of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix featuring America’s Tire 250. At the drop of the green at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca a large accident between several cars on the front stretch forced MacNeil to … Continue reading

WHELEN ENGINEERING RACING FIGHTS TO FIFTH IN MONTEREY

Whelen Engineering Racing teammates Eric Curran and Felipe Nasr fought to a hard-earned fifth-place finish in Sunday’s America’s Tire 250 at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca. Curran started ninth in the No. 31 Whelen Engineering Cadillac DPi-V.R, and ran eighth throughout his stint before pitting under the second full-course caution. “That was a crazy one for … Continue reading

RACE ENDS EARLY FOR MUSTANG SAMPLING AT LAGUNA SECA

The Mustang Sampling Racing IMSA championship campaign suffered a setback on Sunday in the opening moments of Sunday’s America’s Tire 250. The No. 5 Mustang Sampling Cadillac DPi-V.R was eliminated in a melee involving four cars at the drop of the green flag at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca. Drivers Filipe Albuquerque and Joao Barbosa were … Continue reading

PORSCHE GT TEAM SCORES LAGUNA SECA SECOND AFTER TACTIC THRILLER

The Porsche GT Team has secured another podium result at the penultimate race of the IMSA SportsCar Championship season. After a gripping race at Laguna Seca, Earl Bamber (NZL) and Laurens Vanthoor (B) crossed the finish line in second. The pair in the No. 912 Porsche 911 RSR was just 2.488-seconds off claiming the second … Continue reading

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