There have been 31 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races at Watkins Glen International,
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Determined to have violated Rule 48.4 (unjustifiable risk)
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.
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.
In Record-Setting Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge qualifying at Watkins Glen
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.
Rounds 6 and 7 of one of the most exciting single-make series in the worldIt’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.
Tim Minor made it a clean sweep of the Watkins Glen International F2000 weekend with two wins in rounds three and four of the 2014 season.
Minor dominates Watkins Glen weekend
The defending Series Champion briefly lost the lead on the start, but still managed to lead flag-to-flag at the Glen for his third win at the track. The race ended under caution with Minor on the top step of the podium and Kevin Kopp and Sergio Pasian completing the top three.
For Goikhberg, it marks his first F1600 win on his Series debut weekend and second-ever F1600 start.
Mikhail Goikhberg ran in the lead pack for 12 green-flag laps and came out first in a last lap battle among seven cars for the win in round four of the 2014 F1600 Formula F Championship Series season at Watkins Glen.
Twenty-two Atlantic cars took the green flag during race one of the Watkins Glen weekend.
This weekend marks the first time the Atlantic Championship Series has run the Watkins Glen International circuit. Some teams have been here before, but for many drivers, this morning’s qualifying session was the first time they had completely dry laps on this track.