Tag Archive: IMSA

Dec 18

IMSA becomes Member Sanctioning Body of SFI Foundation

Membership allows IMSA to benefit from SFI’s Equipment Safety Standards

IMSA logo The International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) has formalized a membership agreement with the SFI Foundation, Inc. (SFI) in which IMSA will adopt certain SFI Quality Assurance Specifications to enhance safety at IMSA events. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 11

DEKRA joins IMSA as Official Technical Partner for TUDOR Championship, Continental Tire Challenge

New Partnership includes Title Sponsorship of DEKRA Green Challenge Award

Dekra logo The International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) and DEKRA North America, Inc. today announced a multi-year agreement that makes DEKRA the Official Technical Partner of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship and Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge, as well as a Proud Partner of IMSA. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 11

IMSA, VP Racing Fuels announce multi-year extension

VP Racing Fuels to continue as Official Fuel Supplier, proud partner of IMSA

VP Racing Fuels logo The International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) today announced an extension of its partnership with VP Racing Fuels, Inc. as the Official Fuel Supplier and a Proud Partner of IMSA and the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 11

IMSA releases 2015 Sporting Regulations, Technical Regulations To Competitors

Points System, Qualifying Procedures/Race Start and Yellow Flag Procedures

IMSA logo The International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) today delivered its 2015 sporting regulations and technical regulations to teams entered to participate in the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship in 2015 in advance of the annual Roar Before the Rolex 24 three-day test at Daytona International Speedway on Jan. 9-11. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 02

Goikhberg earns entry into 2015 TUDOR Championship

Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered By Mazda Champion wins prize package worth $100,000

Mikhail Goikhberg has earned a prize package worth $100,000 from the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA), including a full-season entry in the Prototype Challenge (PC) class of the 2015 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship, as a reward for winning the Drivers’ Championship in the 2014 Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda series.

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Nov 14

Hargrove savors surprise reward of Porsche 911

For Platinum Cup Championship Victory

Scott Hargrove - CTMP Scott Hargrove will enjoy the street version of the Porsche 911 in which he won the 2014 Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 14

Team Falken Tire pleased with first test

On Daytona’s high banks

2014-07-13-3539 When preparations began for the 2014 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship season-opening Rolex 24 At Daytona, Team Falken Tire was on the sidelines as its new Porsche 911 RSR was being finished in Germany. Read the rest of this entry »

Nov 04

TUDOR Championship, IMSA step into SEMA Show Spotlight

Strong Presence At Premier Automotive Specialty Products Trade Show                                 

TUDOR United SportsCar Championship logo The International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) and the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship will be well represented throughout this week’s annual Specialty Equipment Marketing Association (SEMA) Show in Las Vegas. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 10

Lamborghini, IMSA extend partnership through 2018

2015 Blancpain Super Trofeo North America schedule released
Huracán LP 620-2 Super Trofeo Automobili Lamborghini and the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) have extended their partnership for the next four years, with the Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo North America championship being contested under IMSA sanction through the 2018 season.

Sep 18

IMSA News And Notes: Circuit of The Americas

FOX Network To Showcase Austin, Road Atlanta Races

TUDOR United SportsCar Championship logo The final two races of the 2014 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship inaugural season will be featured in a pair of two-hour telecasts on the FOX network. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 16

IMSA continues to support Official Charities with $50,000 contribution

Camp Boggy Creek, Austin Hatcher Foundation To Split Donation

IMSA logo The International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) committed to donate $50,000 to be split evenly between Camp Boggy Creek and the Austin Hatcher Foundation, both of which have been designated “Proud Charities of IMSA.”

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Aug 20

IMSA News And Notes: Virginia International Raceway

Oak Tree Grand Prix Spotlights GT Classes

Oak Tree Grand Prix logo Virginia International Raceway returns to its heritage of IMSA GT racing with this weekend’s Oak Tree Grand Prix. The two-hour, 45-minute race on Sunday at 4 p.m. ET (live, FOX Sports 1) will showcase the GT Le Mans (GTLM) and GT Daytona (GTD) classes of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 10

Ten-race 2015 schedule unveiled for Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge

Every race will be two-and-a-half hours in length and will be televised on FOX Sports.

IMSA logo International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) executives today revealed a 10-race schedule for the 2015 Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge, which begins on Jan. 23 at Daytona International Speedway.

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Aug 09

Edwards nabs second IMSA pole of weekend, drives BMW Z4 GTE to top spot in GTLM at Road America

Davison captures first career TUDOR Championship Pole In GTD

TUDOR United SportsCar Championship logo There’s something about qualifying at Road America that suits John Edwards. One day after scoring the pole for the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge event, Edwards returned to the top of the charts driving the No. 56 BMW Team RLL BMW Z4 GTE to the fastest time in TUDOR United SportsCar Championship GT Le Mans (GTLM) class qualifying for Sunday’s Continental Tire Road Race Showcase (FOX Sports 1, 6:30 p.m. ET, SDD). Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 09

IMSA, Continental Tire extend partnership

IMSA, Continental Tire agree to multi-year extension

Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge logo Continental Tire To Continue As Entitlement Sponsor Of The Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge, Official Tire Supplier For The Series. Continental Tire To Continue As Official Tire Supplier For P, PC And GTD Classes In TUDOR United SportsCar Championship

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Aug 08

Vision for TUDOR Championship future class structure revealed

Prototype specifications under development for 2017

TUDOR United SportsCar Championship logo Officials from the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) today confirmed the structure and specifications for all four of its current TUDOR United SportsCar Championship classes through the 2016 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 07

Katherine Legge joins C360R for IMSA Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge at Road America

Delta Wing pilot loins James Vance in team’s Street-Tuner-class #74 Expo Systems / Honda Performance Development Civic Si
2014-07-09 041 With much discussion regarding the current state of the balance of performance in the Street Tuner class bubbling through the paddock over the course of the 2014 season, the series’ leading front-wheel-drive team is bringing everything it can to win by adding more all-star firepower to its driving line-up for the upcoming round at Road America.

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Aug 06

IMSA News And Notes: Road America

TUDOR Championship returns to scene of dress rehearsal

IMSA logo Road America played a key role in the unification of North American sports car racing when it hosted the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón and the GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series on the same weekend in 2013. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 13

Canadian Tire Motorsports Park provides struggles for Ferrari IMSA teams

Anassis and Lu sweep Ferrari Challenge weekend at Road America

 

2014-07-12-2121Sunday afternoon’s TUDOR United SportsCar Championship race at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park would be a difficult one for the Ferrari 458 Italias that compete in the GT-LeMans and GT-Daytona classes.The North American Ferrari Challenge series visited another of North America’s premier racing circuits, Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin, this weekend for the sixth event of the season. A field of   27 Ferrari 458 Challenge Evoluziones took the green flag at the famous 4.0-mile circuit known for its long straightaways and high-speed corners.

Jul 09

France, Panoz will be honored during MSHFA Induction Ceremony

Both France and Panoz serve on the board for IMSA.

Motorsports Hall of Fame of America logo Two motorsport icons instrumental in the preservation and expansion of road racing in North America will be honored during the 26th Annual Motorsports Hall of Fame of America’s (MSHFA) Induction Ceremony on Aug. 6 at The Fillmore Detroit. Read the rest of this entry »

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