Tag Archive: Jan Heylen

Jan 27

Dempsey/Wright Motorsports battles back after early transponder problems to finish Third in the 2015 Rolex 24 at Daytona

Dempsey/Wright Motorsports Finishes Third in Rolex 24

WrightMotorsports.com - BobChapmanPodiumPhoto If a team has to have problems in the Rolex 24, it’s best to have them early. But Dempsey/Wright Motorsports took that old saying to new levels when it dropped from fourth in class on the grid to last place at the beginning of the Rolex 24 Saturday afternoon at Daytona International Speedway due to problems with its transponder, the electronic unit the series supplies to each car to record its laps completed. Read the rest of this entry »

Jan 23

Recent Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama graduates to compete in three classes at Rolex 24

“The Rolex has become such serious competition that I like to call it a sprint race now.”

The intense, close competition provided by the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama has developed the skills of several drivers in the Rolex 24 At Daytona this weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 22

Wright Motorsports gearing up for busy season

Wright Motorsports is stepping up for the full season of TUDOR United SportsCar Championship competition in 2015.

The Cincinnati, Ohio-based team will partner with racer/actor Patrick Dempsey for the four Tequila Patrón North American Endurance Cup races under the Dempsey/Wright Motorsports banner, and will run the remaining races with regular drivers Madison Snow and Jan Heylen in the No. 58 Porsche 911 GT America. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 18

12 Hours of Sebring: Audi wins Classic 60th Anniversary race at Sebring (+ results, + photos)

BMW Team RLL wins dramatic GT battle on final lap
Louis-Philippe Dumoulin and Alex Job Racing WeatherTech team finished in 2nd place in the GTC class

12 Hours of Sebring - 60 ansAudi -Sebring- photo DPPI Jean Michel Le MeneurAudi returned to victory at Sebring International Raceway for the first time since 2009 on Saturday with a convincing victory in the 60th Anniversary Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh from Florida. Dindo Capello, Tom Kristensen and Allan McNish completed 301 laps in their Audi R18 to win by four laps in the opening round of the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón and the FIA World Endurance Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 29

Podium finish for Wilson in St. Petersburg

In round one of Firestone Indy Lights Series

The opening round of the Firestone Indy Lights Series provided a wet and wild race on the streets of St. Petersburg, Fla. Bryan Herta Autosport drivers Stefan Wilson and Sebastian Saavedra found mixed results on the tight and challenging temporary street circuit with Wilson earning his first career Indy Lights podium in only his seventh start and Saavedra falling victim to the wet weather conditions. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 15

Twin titles pave the way as SSC East/CRG dominates

The 4th Annual PRI/CKI Karting All-Stars Classic at the PRI Show

IndyCar’s Jan Heylen holds-off International Field to take the All-Star Division; Gary Carlton dominates a Stellar Karter Division to win a second PRI Championship. Read the rest of this entry »

Dec 10

Herta and Hand confirmed for Top Kart at All-Stars Karting Classic

Bryan Herta, founder of the Snap-on Stars of Karting

Herta will compete in the Masters division at the All-Stars Karting Classic. Read the rest of this entry »