Tag Archive: Effort Racing

Jun 30

Freiberg becomes the first female overall North American GT3 Cup Challenge Winner at The Glen

Trouble at the Bus Stop for Ostella at The Glen

History was in the making all weekend at Watkins Glen International. It started with the 100th GT3 Cup Race on Saturday and ended with IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama’s Ashley Freiberg becoming the first woman to claim an overall GT3 Cup Challenge victory in North America. Rookie David Ostella joined the IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama series for his first time this weekend with high hopes.

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Jul 22

Miller sweeps a double in IMSA GT3 Cup Competition

Newest EFFORT Racing driver posts two-in-a-row at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

2012-07-20_00532012-07-20_0002Only a few short days ago, D. Bryce Miller made a mid-season switch to EFFORT Racing to join Michael Mills in IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama competition. The team welcomed Miller with the hopes of making a stronger run for the Championship beginning at this weekend’s Mobil 1 Presents the Grand Prix of Mosport.

(Flagworld’s photo album from Grand Prix of Mosport)

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Jul 22

Etienne Borgeat back on top at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (+ results, + photos)

Changing track conditions provide another challenge to an already turbulent weekend

2012-07-20_00172012-07-20_0003Yesterday’s tumultuous first race for the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin shook up the usually fast suspects as an early on-track incident brought out a full course caution and added some new faces on the podium in both Platinum and Gold.

(Flagworld’s photo album from Grand Prix of Mosport)

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Jul 22

A Change in pace for the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin

Class qualifying lap records and new faces make all the difference in round six

2012-07-20_00552012-07-20_0066With all three classes of Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin seeing new qualifying lap records yesterday morning, competition was sure to be fast and fierce in Round 6 of competition. Fans were not disappointed as the field saw fierce class battles, a touch of ‘Gold’ on the Podium, and a seven-lap full-course-caution to clean up after a multi-car spin and contact.

(Flagworld’s photo album from Grand Prix of Mosport)

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Jul 21

A recent “EFFORT” pays off in Canada

D. Bryce Miller and Sean Johnston Bring Plenty of Excitement to Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

2012-07-20_01552012-07-20_0052Yesterday’s qualifying for the 2012 Mobil 1 Presents the Grand Prix of Mosport was no surprise as IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama points leader Sean Johnston took another BBS Pole Award for Wright Motorsports, as well as setting a new qualifying lap record at the 10-turn, 2.459-mile circuit.

(Flagworld’s photo album from Grand Prix of Mosport)

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Jul 20

Last Minute “Effort” In IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama Qualifying (+ results, + photos)

Tire conservation strategy pays off for Effort Racing and Wright Motorsports
Etienne Borgeat and Jean-Frederic Laberge in the top 3 in Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin 

2012-07-20 - Vendredi2012-07-20_0000The IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama Series is currently at its second Canadian stop this season for this weekend’s Mobil 1 presents the Grand Prix of Mosport at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. The largest single-make series in North America held qualifying today for Round 8 of 15 for both the Platinum Cup and Gold Cup class Porsche 911 GT3 Cup cars competing in the series.

(Flagworld’s photo album from Grand Prix of Mosport)

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Mar 17

Mills wins wild GT3 Cup Challenge By Yokohama race

Opening Sebring weekend good to Benitez, Jr. in Gold Cup 

Porsche IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama Series logoIt’s fitting for Michael Mills that he drives for Effort Racing in the the IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama Series, because his win Friday at Sebring (Fla.) International Speedway was a result of an impressive effort behind the steering wheel.

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