Tag Archive: Cadillac

Aug 19

Acura unveils new Daytona Prototype international Race Car for 2018 WeatherTech Championship

Make room, Cadillac, Nissan and Mazda. There’s a newcomer in the Daytona Prototype international (DPi) ranks.

Acura’s new ARX-05 DPi car was officially unveiled today at The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering in Carmel, California as part of Monterey Car Week festivities. Two ARX-05s – which stands for Acura Racing eXperimental, generation 5 – will be fielded in the 2018 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Prototype class by Team Penske, in a new partnership with Acura Motorsports. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 09

Ricky Taylor delivers TOTAL Pole Award for Cadillac at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

“After Watkins Glen we were a bit down with the result” – Taylor

2017-07-08_9696One weekend ago at Watkins Glen International, Ricky Taylor saw his undefeated season disappear when he was collected in a first-lap incident.

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Jul 03

Barbosa, Fittipaldi, Albuquerque win Sixth straight for Cadillac in wild Watkins Glen race (updated)

But this one was anybody’s race

The record book will show that Cadillac won its sixth consecutive IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship with a victory at the Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen on Sunday at Watkins Glen International. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 03

Still Perfect: Cadillac, Taylor Brothers make it Five straight with Detroit victory

Chevrolet Sports Car Classic at Belle Isle

It wasn’t exactly how the team drew it up, but the points-leading No. 10 Konica Minolta Cadillac DPi-V.R of brothers Jordan and Ricky Taylor kept its perfect season alive Saturday with a fifth consecutive IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship win in the Chevrolet Sports Car Classic at Belle Isle. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 07

Taylor Brothers win Fourth straight WeatherTech Championship race for Cadillac at COTA

It was also the 11th career WeatherTech Championship victory for the Taylor brothers

Brothers Ricky and Jordan Taylor and the No. 10 Konica Minolta Cadillac DPi-V.R program have moved into historic territory in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 06

Ricky Taylor puts Cadillac on COTA Pole in dominating performance

The Taylor train kept rolling at Circuit of The Americas on Friday, and maybe even picked up some more speed

In qualifying for Saturday’s Advance Auto Parts Sportscar Showdown, Ricky Taylor beat the previous IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship lap record on the 3.4-mile COTA track by exactly three seconds, and beat the field by more than 1.5 seconds to take the pole position in the No. 10 Konica Minolta Cadillac DPi-V.R with a best lap of 1 minute, 54.809 seconds (106.6 mph). Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 04

Taylors, Cadillac carry momentum to BUBBA burger Sports Car Grand Prix at Long Beach

Back-to-back victories in the Rolex 24 At Daytona and Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring

Saying Jordan and Ricky Taylor and the No. 10 Konica Minolta Cadillac DPi-V.R team are carrying momentum into this Saturday’s BUBBA burger Sports Car Grand Prix at Long Beach is an understatement. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 19

No. 10 Konica Minolta Cadillac DPi-V.R captures 36 Hours of Florida honors

This time, there was no controversy – just an old-fashioned butt-whipping by the winning Prototype team

The No. 10 Wayne Taylor Racing/Konica Minolta Cadillac DPi V.R, with Ricky Taylor behind the wheel, won the 2017 Rolex 24 at Daytona, with the No. 5 Action Express Mustang Sampling Cadillac DPi V.R finishing second.

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Mar 18

Rebellion Racing ORECA LM P2 posts record time in Twelve Hours of Sebring Qualifying

So far in this young IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season, it’s been all Cadillac.
The three new Cadillac DPi cars have dominated the Prototype class, first winning the season-opening Rolex 24 at Daytona after qualifying on the pole. Read the rest of this entry »
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Mar 08

No. 31 Whelen Engineering DPi-V.R to represent Cadillac at 2017 Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance

This is a late bonus addition to what is an already packed Amelia show field

The 22nd annual Amelia Island Concours d’Elegance is honored to announce that Cadillac will bring the Action Express Racing No. 31 Whelen Engineering Cadillac DPi-V.R to the Concours. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 30

Rolex 24 At Daytona: Cadillac scores epic win with Taylors, Gordon, Angelelli

Daytona International Speedway

A long 24 hours, made even longer by 12 hours of cold temperatures, steady rain and 21 caution flags – though not even close to a record, actually – combined to make the night hours of the most prestigious sports car race in North America miserable for drivers and crew. But the 55th running of the Rolex 24 At Daytona was one of the most exciting, and certainly most important endurance races in recent memory. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 24

Cadillac and Chevrolet renew support of Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

Interactive Displays for Race Fans Highlight Partnership Activation      

Firestone Grand Prix of St-Petersburg logo For the fourth consecutive year, Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg announces the renewal of its partnership with Cadillac and Chevrolet for the upcoming race on March 10-12, 2017.  These classic American brands are designated as the official luxury car and the official truck, respectively.

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Jan 24

Conway competes in the Rolex 24 at Daytona this weekend

Mike Conway will be commencing his 2017 campaign when he competes in the 24 hours of Daytona

Mike Conway Mike will be racing in the first round of the 2017 WeatherTech SportsCar Championship with Action Express Racing in the #31 car, lining up with fellow Brit, Seb Morris and American’s Eric Curran and Dane Cameron. The race weekend gets underway on the 28th January 2017, getting behind the wheel of the Cadillac powered LMP2 car. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 01

Cadillac confirms Daytona Prototype international to debut in 2017 Rolex 24 At Daytona

“Cadillac is proud to return to the pinnacle of prototype racing in North America after a 14-year absence”

Those were the words used by Cadillac President Johan de Nysschen to confirm that three Cadillac Daytona Prototype international (DPi) race cars will compete in the full 2017 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Prototype (P) class, beginning with the 55th Rolex 24 At Daytona on Jan. 28-29, 2017.

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Jan 31

Colin Thompson transitions to World Challenge in 2015

Driving a Porsche 911 GT3 Cup in the GT Cup category

J.Colin Thompson Porsche 14 Reigning Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA Champion Colin Thompson will move up to the Pirelli World Challenge Championships in 2015, Read the rest of this entry »

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