Tag Archive: International Motor Sports Association

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 »

Oct 14

TUDOR Night of Champions in NYC celebrates inaugural award winners

Fittipaldi, Barbosa take team, driver titles for Action Express Racing – SRT Motorsports, CORE autosport, Turner Motorsport, AIM Autosport take honors

imsa-tudor-noc-ciprianiThe International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) paid tribute to its past, honored the present and proudly looked forward to the future at Monday’s inaugural TUDOR Night of Champions at Cipriani 42nd Street in midtown Manhattan. 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 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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Sep 12

Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama set for syndicated Network television coverage through IMSA, Sinclair Broadcast Group partnership

Coverage of 2014 Porsche GT3 Cup USA Races begins this Saturday

Porsche IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama Series logo The International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) and Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: SBGI) today announced a partnership that will offer syndicated network television coverage for IMSA Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama events in 2014 and 2015, with potential carriage in 2016. 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 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 »

Jun 19

Series veteran Bortolotti excited to take on tough competition at home track in Calabogie

Bortolotti has raced in the IMSA-sanctioned series since its inception in 2011

Perry BortolottiIf you’re looking for an accurate reading of the pulse of the Ultra 94 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge Canada by Michelin, there are few better sources than Perry Bortolotti. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 06

IMSA Co-Founder John Bishop passes away at age of 87

Bishop co-founded IMSA in 1969 with his wife Peggy and Bill France Sr.

IMSA logo Sports car racing legend John Bishop, the visionary co-founder of the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA), died Thursday in San Rafael, Calif. due to complications from a recent illness. He was 87. Read the rest of this entry »

May 24

Wounded U.S. Marine Staff Sergeant Liam Dwyer wins IMSA Race at Lime Rock Park

Freedom Autosport ‘Thanks A Vet,’ Fields Winning Mazda

IMSA logo Three years ago, U.S. Marine Staff Sgt. Liam Dwyer lost his left leg in Afghanistan. Saturday, he celebrated the anniversary of his “Alive Day” with a victory in the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) race at Lime Rock Park. Read the rest of this entry »

May 15

TUDOR Championship Awards Celebration set for October 13 in New York City

TUDOR Championship Point Fund Of More Than $1 Million To Be Awarded

TUDOR United SportsCar Championship logo The International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) announced today that Cipriani 42nd Street in New York City will host the inaugural TUDOR United SportsCar Championship Awards on Monday, Oct. 13. Read the rest of this entry »

May 02

VP Racing Fuels Front Runner Award announced

Points System Awards TUDOR Championship, Continental Tire Challenge Lap Leaders

IMSA logo The International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) today announced the VP Racing Fuels Front Runner Award for eligible teams competing in the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship and Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 15

IMSA Green Alternative Fuels Lauded by DOE, EPA

IMSA signed new agreements with the U.S. Department of Energy

IMSA Green Leaders from the United States Department of Energy (DOE) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) joined top executives from the automobile and fuel industries Saturday at Sebring International Raceway to praise the International Motor Sports Association’s (IMSA) alternative fuels program, a cornerstone component of its growing IMSA Green initiative. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 06

IMSA, FOX Sports announce TUDOR United SportsCar Championship

FOX Sports 1 home to 12 2014 TUDOR Championship Telecasts

TUDOR United SportsCar Championship logo Eight races feature live coverage on FOX Sports 1 or FOX Sports 2. The first year of a five-year partnership between the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) and FOX Sports brings a majority of TUDOR United SportsCar Championship events featuring live coverage on FOX Sports 1, as sanctioning body and network officials today announced the television schedule for the remainder of the 2014 season. Read the rest of this entry »

Feb 06

Strong debut for IMSA.com at Rolex 24

IMSA.com traffic tops entire 2013 for GRAND-AM.com

IMSA logo IMSA.com, the official website of the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA), was created with race fans in mind. Read the rest of this entry »

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