Tag Archive: Watkins Glen

Jul 24

NASCAR National Series News & Notes

Indianapolis Motor Speedway: The Quiet Wild Card  

NASCAR logo At face value, this makes zero sense: Sunday’s race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway might rank right up there with Sonoma, Daytona, Talladega and Watkins Glen as “wild-card” tracks in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series regular season. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 04

Tagliani penalized for practice incident at Watkins Glen

Determined to have violated Rule 48.4 (unjustifiable risk) 

Alex Tagliani aux Six Heures du Glen Alex Tagliani, driver of the No. 08 car, has been suspended for one race and placed on probation for an additional race for his actions during practice for the IMSA TUDOR United SportsCar Championship race at Watkins Glen International on June 28. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 29

Kuno Wittmer on the podium at Watkins Glen !

SRT Viper GTS-R onto the podium

Kuno Wittmer - Watkins Glen (1) Montreal driver Kuno Wittmer contested this weekend’s 6 Hours of Watkins Glen, the 5th round of the 2014 Tudor United SportsCar series.

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Jun 29

Conway rebounds for victory in round 6 at Watkins Glen

This was Conway’s first victory since Round 2 in March at Sebring International Raceway.

Super Trofeo logo Kevin Conway picked up his second win of the 2014 Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North America series in Round 6 Saturday at Watkins Glen International. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 29

Thompson sticks another last-lap pass for Watkins Glen sweep

The victory completed another charge from the third row of the starting grid by Thompson

Colin Thompson completed a sweep of both Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama rounds this weekend at Watkins Glen International, once again using a last-lap pass of championship rival Angel Benitez Jr. for victory Saturday. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 27

Colin Thompson earns first career win with dramatic pass at Watkins Glen

Thompson held off Benitez by .108 of a second at the finish

Overall Watkins Glen 1Colin Thompson earned his first career Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama victory in wild fashion Friday at Watkins Glen International, passing championship rival Angel Benitez Jr. in the final turn.

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Jun 27

Curran Gives Camaro Z/28.R First TOTAL pole award

In Record-Setting Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge qualifying at Watkins Glen

Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge logo Eric Curran and Marc Miller led a record-setting session Friday at Watkins Glen International, shattering the respective Grand Sport (GS) and Street Tuner (ST) Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge track records in qualifying to capture the TOTAL Pole Awards for Saturday’s Continental Tire 150.

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Jun 26

Patrón Endurance Cup returns for round 3 at Watkins Glen

Alex Tagliani on track with RSR

Alex Tagliani aux Six Heures du Glen The Tequila Patrón North American Endurance Cup is back in the spotlight this weekend as the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship heads to Watkins Glen International for Sunday’s Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen (FOX Sports 1, 11 a.m. ET). Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 26

News And Notes: Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen + Fast Facts

TUDOR Championship makes first visit to Watkins Glen

TUDOR United SportsCar Championship logo Patrón Endurance Cup adds to track’s Heritage.  Watkins Glen has been making North American racing history since 1948, when cars raced on the public roads of the picturesque village in the upstate New York Finger Lakes region. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 26

Ferrari 458 Italias chasing more history at Watkins Glen

Four previous sports car victories at The Glen for Ferrari

Ferrari - 555 AIM Autosport In a track seeped with history for Ferrari, the teams and drivers racing Ferrari 458 Italias at this weekend’s Sahlen’s Six Hours at the Glen will be looking write new chapters of that history. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 25

Veteran Hedlund joining Ostella in Performance Tech prototype challenge car at Watkins Glen

Driver Mike Hedlund will join David Ostella behind the wheel

Performance Tech Motorsports is adding a new face for Round 7 of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship June 29 at Watkins Glen International. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 25

As team championships continue at historic Watkins Glen

For tight races for  drivers

GT3 Porsche Cup Challenge Christina Nielsen and Angel Benitez Jr. will be among the drivers fighting for the Platinum Cup podium at Watkins Glen. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 24

Burton Racing heads to Watkins Glen

Fueled by fresh determination

Burton Racing BMW Following a challenging outing at Kansas Speedway just two weeks ago. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 24

Tight races for driver, team championships continue at Historic Watkins Glen

Rounds 6 and 7 of one of the most exciting single-make series in the worldChristina Nielsen, Angel Benitez Jr.It’s ironic and thrilling that as the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama heads to one of the most flowing tracks on its 2014 schedule, the races for driver and team championships in nearly every division remain extremely tight. Read the rest of this entry »

May 18

Burkett continues Atlantic winning streak at Watkins Glen

He was able to keep his perfect finish record

Atlantic - Daniel Burkett made it 4 for 4 Daniel Burkett, the young Canadian K-Hill Motorsports driver, claimed his fourth straight Atlantic Championship Series win on Sunday at Watkins Glen.

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