Tag Archive: John Pew

May 02

Ford GT makes history with GT Le Mans win at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

Porsche Goes Pole To Checkered Flag In Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix

2016-04-14-0004Just four races into the heralded Ford GT program in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, No. 67 Ford Chip Ganassi Racing co-drivers Richard Westbrook and Ryan Briscoe earned a breakthrough GT Le Mans (GTLM) class victory in the Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix powered by Mazda at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.

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Aug 25

Justin Wilson 1978-2015

Driver succumbs to injury sustained in Aug. 23 race

Justin Wilson

INDYCAR announced that driver Justin Wilson, who enjoyed success in multiple motorsports series during a two-decade professional career, died today from a head injury sustained in the Verizon IndyCar Series race Aug. 23 at Pocono Raceway. He was 37. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 05

Justin Wilson joins Michael Shank Racing with Curb/Agajanian for 12 Hours of Sebring 

He will team with co-drivers John Pew and Ozz Negri in the No. 60 Tire Kingdom Ligier JS P2 powered by Honda.

2012-07-07 TorontoIndy Gail 304 Justin Wilson will be back in race action next weekend as he is set to join Michael Shank Racing with Curb/Agajanian for the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 08

Shank looks forward to Sebring, improving Ligier/Honda

“We’re going to go as hard as we can the rest of the year”

Michael Shank Racing with Curb-Agajanian brought a brand-new package to the recent Rolex 24 At Daytona, fielding the No. 60 Tire Kingdom Ligier JS P2/Honda for Ozz Negri, John Pew, AJ Allmendinger and Matt McMurry. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 14

Canadian bands and artist to rock Ford Racing Festival on Crescent Street

The 11th edition of the Ford Racing Festival, presented by Bud Light and sponsored by Ford Fusion

Crescent Street Ford Racing Festival2010-06-10-0095Downtown Montreal’s set to prove its insatiable appetite for festivals and cars with three days of action that includes driver appearances, live shows and race cars on display

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Feb 01

Riley Technologies DPG3 dominates Daytona with 8th consecutive win

Moves past Porsche record with consecutive chassis wins

Riley Technologies DPG3 2012 Rolex 24 at Daytona Riley Technologies logoYou only get one chance to make a first impression, and the all-new Riley Technologies MK XXVI DPG3 nailed it this weekend by dominating the 50th Anniversary Rolex 24 At Daytona.

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Jan 29

Michael Shank Racing wins the 50th Anniversary Rolex 24 at Daytona

In his ninth try at winning North America’s most prestigious sports car race

Michael Shank Racing 2012 Daytona 24 WinRolex 24 At DaytonaTeam owner Michael Shank put his faith in a stock car driver. And that driver – A.J. Allmendinger – put in three grueling hours at the wheel of the No. 60 Michael Shank Racing with Curb-Agajanian Ford/Riley Daytona Prototype to win the 50th Anniversary Rolex 24 at Daytona. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 29

Final hours of Rolex 24 heading toward DP battle

Between Shank and Ganassi Teams

Rolex 24 Hours Sunrise 2012-01-29Rolex 24 At DaytonaAfter 18 hours of racing in the 50th Anniversary Rolex 24 At Daytona, the stage was set for a final, six-hour battle between the No. 60 LiveOn.com Ford/Riley from Michael Shank Racing and the No. 01 TELMEX/Target BMW/Riley from Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates for overall honors. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 29

Polesitting teams lead at halfway mark of exciting Rolex 24

Halfway through the 50th Anniversary Rolex 24 At Daytona things were still trending in the direction of it being anybody’s race

Grand-Am Rolex 24 Hours Mid-RaceRolex 24 At DaytonaAt the 12-hour mark, nine different leaders had paced the field with the defending race and series champion No. 01 TELMEX BMW/Riley Daytona Prototype of Chip Ganassi Racing and its sister No. 02 Target BMW/Riley dominating large portions. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 06

Day 1 Roar Before The Rolex 24

Allmendinger ready to run for Rolex again with Shank Racing

Daytona International Speedway AJ Allmendinger DallaraThe Roar Before The Rolex 24, the three-day test session for the historic 50th  Anniversary of the Rolex 24 At Daytona on Jan. 28-29, kicked off on Friday at Daytona International Speedway. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 09

Ford Racing Festival Plans to Rock Crescent Street for its 10th Anniversary

2011 Schedule

Crescent Street Ford Racing FestivalLG Festival Grand Prix sur Crescent par C. Lamoureux et M. DansereauDowntown Montreal’s set to prove its insatiable appetite for festivals and cars with three days of action that includes driver appearances, live shows and racecar show cars on display

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Dec 25

Valiante, Goossens join lineup for MSR No. 60 Ford/Riley

Marc Goossens makes his return to the Rolex Series with Michael Shank Racing

Marc Goossens  2010-12-23Michael Valiante portrait 20100130The No. 60 Crown Royal Extra Rare Ford/Riley will be well-stocked with speed, experience, and international flair once again for the 49th Rolex 24 At Daytona. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 26

Wilkins and AIM Autosport bring momentum and history

To Barber Motorsports Park for Porsche 250

Mark Wilkins has both momentum and history on his side when he returns to Barber Motorsports Park in the AIM Autosport No. 61 Pacific Mobile Ford Riley for the Porsche 250 on April 10, Round 3 of the GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 06

AIM Autosport Grand Am season preview (+photo)

The familiar No. 61 Ford Riley to contest eleven events in 2010

AIM Autosport is happy to announce their plans to compete in eleven of twelve events in the 2010 Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16. The team will be on track with Mark Wilkins and Burt Frisselle at the wheel of the No. 61 Ford Riley starting with the Miami Grand Prix at Homestead in March. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 04

Quotes from Thursday’s Grand-Am Rolex Series test

What they said at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

The following are quotes from Thursday’s Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16 test at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

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Jan 08

Winter somewhere, but not here in Daytona

The 24 Hour Rolex race looms over the horizon less than 3 weeks from now

Santa, in this year’s patched and faded red suit, made as many rounds as the ruinous 2008 would allow in his creaky sleigh pulled by underfed reindeer bearing rusty bells and droopy heads. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 24

Michael Shank Racing gets fast start to 2009

Two days of valuable track time

The November Test Days at Daytona International Speedway gave Michael Shank Racing two days of valuable track time as the defending pole-winning squad prepares for an even stronger 2009 Rolex Sports Car Series campaign after closing 2008 on a high note with two consecutive race victories. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 09

Michael Valiante joins Michael Shank Racing

Valiante brings an impressive racing resume to the effort

The Canadian-born racer will co-drive the No. 6 Michael Shank Racing Ford Riley with John Pew. Read the rest of this entry »

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