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Sharp recognises that the increased competition level in the LMP2 category for 2016 will allow no room for complacency
Tequila Patron ESM has made the best possible start to 2016 by becoming the first team since 1998 to sweep the Daytona 24 Hours and Sebring 12 Hours, but team owner/driver Scott Sharp insists that its success will not affect the approach to the 2016 FIA World Endurance Championship.
The first major traditional race of the year beckons: on January 30, the 24h race at Daytona will get underway
The 54th running of the race on a part of the oval with the banked corners and the infield circuit has always had a great fascination for motor racing drivers from all over the world. At the final weekend of January, current DTM drivers will be racing former DTM drivers, among others.
Exciting new GT3 offering from Lamborghini, the No. 16 Change Racing Huracán
Heading to the World Center of Racing to open the next chapter in the team’s history, Change Racing will look to make a strong start to the 2016 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship this weekend at Daytona International Speedway.
Canadian teenager excited to make sports car debut in maiden 24 hour race
Lance Stroll heads in to the unknown next weekend when the Canadian competes in the Rolex 24 At Daytona (30-31 Jan). Seventeen-year-old Stroll, the youngest competitor in the top prototype class and second youngest in the entire 54-car field, will be making his sports car debut in his maiden 24 hour race.
Jeff Gordon made his 2016 season debut with the FOX NASCAR broadcasting team on FS1’s “Race Hub” Monday.
Paul Gravel wins Team Continental Grand Prize VIP Trip to Daytona
The Old Stone’s Ballroom in Kingston’s Four Points by Sheraton hotel was the site of the 2015 Gala of Champions; the November 14 celebration recognizing and rewarding the accomplishments of competitors in the Canadian Touring Car Championship presented by Continental Tire series.
Four Prototype Challenge teams turn testing laps at Daytona
While each of the six IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Prototype class cars participating in the pre-season test at Daytona International Speedway competed in the 2015 Rolex 24 At Daytona, all have made significant changes in preparation for the 2016 endurance classic.
CGR tested side-by-side with Multimatic Motorsports
Only hours after the champions’ watches were handed out at the TUDOR Night of Champions, bringing down the curtain on the 2015 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship, Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates (CGR) brought its new Ford GT to Daytona International Speedway for the first time to continue testing for the 2016 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.
Rockstar Energy Drink VW Beetle charging for the championship
Rockstar Energy Drink driver Tanner Foust drove the new Volkswagen Beetle rallycross car to its maiden GRC victory this weekend at the Daytona Global Rallycross doubleheader. His victory makes it two in a row for the Volkswagen Andretti Rallycross Team, after teammate Scott Speed won at the non-championship scoring X Games earlier this month in Austin.
New structure to feature two rounds to determine pole winner
NASCAR today unveiled modifications to the qualifying format at superspeedways across all three national series. The updated format will take effect at Talladega Superspeedway for the NASCAR XFINITY Series and NASCAR Sprint Cup Series next month.