Tag Archive: GTD

Dec 13

Busy weekend for Porsche as 2018 plans materialize for GTLM, GTD

Among the announcements was the driver lineup for the two-car Porsche GT Team

2017-11-16-0220Porsche held its annual “Night of Champions” season-ending celebration in Stuttgart, Germany over this past weekend, and while it was a time to celebrate accomplishments from the 2017 season, the manufacturer also took advantage of the opportunity to shed some light on its 2018 plans. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jun 01

IMSA newcomer Kenny Habul off to quick start as WeatherTech Championship Owner/Driver

Habul is both team owner and driver

Australian IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship rookie Kenny Habul readily admits his knowledge of the series was somewhat limited prior to the 2017 season in which his No. 75 SunEnergy1 Racing Mercedes-AMG GT3 made its debut. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 19

Curtis, Klingmann Take Second GTD Win Of Season For BMW, Turner Motorsport

Lone Star Le Mans

Bret Curtis and Jens Klingmann earned their second GT Daytona (GTD) class victory of the season and first since the Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in an impressive performance for Turner Motorsport in the No. 96 Spectra Resources/United Steel/Valspar Paint/IHG Rewards Club BMW M6 GT3. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 22

Lamborghini Huracán GT3 to make North American GT3 Racing debut in 2016

Huracán GT3 Customer Teams To Represent Lamborghini Squadra Corse in First 24 Hours at Daytona Appearance

The Lamborghini Huracán GT3 will make its North American GT3 racing debut with confirmed entries into the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship GT Daytona (GTD) class in 2016.

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Jul 25

Cameron, Marsal Win Lime Rock On Perfect Strategy By No. 97 Turner Team

Guasch, Kimber-Smith Take Third PC Victory Lime Rock Park

An eventful 36 hours at Lime Rock Park ended in a somewhat unexpected way on the home track for Turner Motorsport and driver Michael Marsal, and for returning driver Dane Cameron: atop the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship GT Daytona podium after a victory in Saturday’s Northeast Grand Prix.

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Jul 24

Simpson captures First TOTAL Pole Award for JDC/Miller Motorsports

Paul Miller Racing driver von Moltke takes TOTAL Pole Award 

Stephen Simpson gave JDC/Miller Motorsports its first TUDOR United SportsCar Championship TOTAL Pole Award, leading Friday’s Prototype Challenge (PC) qualifying session at Lime Rock Park. Paul Miller Racing’s Dion von Moltke captured the TOTAL Pole Award in the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship GT Daytona (GTD) class Friday at the team’s home circuit, Lime Rock Park.

 

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Dec 11

Ferrari Race Car, street car roll off same assembly line

Both the street and racing versions roll off the same assembly line in Maranello, Italy.

The consumer Ferrari 458 Italia is a true brother of its racing counterparts that won 2014 races in both the GT Le Mans (GTLM) and GT Daytona (GTD) classes of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 16

TUDOR Championship takes tight GT points battles to Austin with two races remaining in 2014 season

Corvette Racing holds slim GTLM lead – Ferrari, BMW, Porsche teams tied atop GTD standings

TUDOR United SportsCar Championship logo There are close battles in both GT classes of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship entering Saturday’s Lone Star Le Mans at Circuit of The Americas. With only two races remaining, Corvette Racing’s Antonio Garcia has had his GT Le Mans (GTLM) lead trimmed to only six points, while five drivers representing three teams are tied atop the GT Daytona (GTD) standings. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jul 26

No. 93 Dodge Viper SRT GTS-R earns first GTLM win of season as Bomarito, Wittmer drive to victory at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

Scuderia Corsa Ferrari 458 captures second win with Balzan, Westphal in GTD

2014-07-13-1937 SRT Motorsports drivers Jonathan Bomarito and Kuno Wittmer stood atop the Indianapolis Motor Speedway podium after scoring the first TUDOR United SportsCar Championship GT Le Mans (GTLM) class victory for the Dodge Viper SRT GTS-R on Friday in the Brickyard Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 27

Ferrari first in GTD at the Daytona 24 Hours

Rolex 24 at Daytona: A heart stopping finale

Ferrari - Rolex 24 at Daytona The first of this year’s major endurance races ended with a great win for the Ferrari 458 GT in the Daytona 24 Hours.

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Jan 11

Jean-François Dumoulin back on track for the Rolex 24 at Daytona

In the same category as his brother Louis-Philippe

Jean-François Dumoulin It’s with great enthusiasm that Jean-François Dumoulin has accepted to join the Magnus Racing team for the 52nd edition of the Rolex 24 at Daytona.

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Nov 20

Testing suspended for Prototype, Prototype Challenge Race Cars

At Daytona

IMSA logoOfficials from the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) and Continental Tire have jointly decided to suspend on-track testing of TUDOR United SportsCar Championship Prototype (P) and Prototype Challenge (PC) race cars after issues were discovered during testing at Daytona International Speedway on Tuesday. Read the rest of this entry »

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