Tag Archive: Lime Rock

May 24

Benitez holds off Nielsen for victory at Lime Rock

Benitez has earned all three of his victories this season

Sloan Urry, Angel Benitez Jr., Christina NielsenAngel Benitez Jr. earned his third victory of the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama season in Round 5 on Saturday, May 24 at Lime Rock Park.

Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 06

Ostella takes 4th in GTC Class at Lime Rock

Ostella is thankful for the opportunity that The Racer’s Group (TRG) provided.

David Ostella logoDavid Ostella drove his way to a fourth place finish at the American Le Mans Series (ALMS) Northeast Grand Prix in GTC class action this afternoon.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 05

SRT Motorsports: Keys for success at Lime Rock

SRT Motorsports, SRT Viper GTS-R Racing Team at American Le Mans Northeast Grand Prix

SRT® Motorsports – SRT Viper ALMS Race Advance – Round 4 – Lime Rock MotorsportsEach race weekend, SRT® Motorsports provides insight on the ‘Keys for Success’ for the upcoming race. This week, Matt Bejnarowicz, lead engineer at SRT Motorsports, provides the keys for Saturday’s race. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 03

David Ostella to race with TRG at Lime Rock

“I’m definitely excited to be driving in this race” – Ostella

David Ostella logoDavid Ostella will switch gears this weekend and head east to Lime Rock Park for the American Le Mans Series (ALMS) Northeast Grand Prix. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 03

American Le Mans Northeast Grand Prix News & Notes

Muscle Milk Pickett Racing looks to flex at Lime Rock

ALMSDyson Racing calls Lime Rock Park its home track, with the team based in nearby Poughkeepsie, N.Y. However, P1 class challenger Muscle Milk Pickett Racing has felt very much at home at the 1.5 mile circuit in Lakeville, Conn. in recent years, winning the last two races and three of the last four. Read the rest of this entry »

May 25

Eidson Takes Another Rain Win at Lime Rock Park

Jake Eidson won again at Lime Rock in the rain

Putting his stamp on rain driving, Jake Eidson took another commanding win in the wet at Lime Rock Park. The victory, his third of the season, marked his second win of the day at Lime Rock, as he expertly controlled the race pace to the checkered flag in the No. 10 Spectrum/Honda entry for Cape Motorsports.

Read the rest of this entry »

May 24

Starrantino to F1600 Lime Rock pole in heavy rain

Adrian Starrantino scored pole

With the skies open and heavy rain falling, Adrian Starrantino piloted the No. 98 Bryan Herta Autosport Mygale/Honda to the pole position at Lime Rock Park for round five of the 2013 F1600 Formula F Championship Series.

Read the rest of this entry »

May 21

The racing has been close all year. Here, Eidson leads Telitz, Starrantino and Bamford.

F1600 heads for Lime Rock

Coming off his first win at Road Atlanta, 21-year-old Aaron Telitz and his No. 13 WISKO Racing Mygale/Honda lead the F1600 Formula F Championship Series points heading into rounds five and six of the 2013 campaign at Lime Rock Park this weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

May 21

Minor in front as F2000 goes to Lime Rock

Tim Minor has a perfect season going so far in the No. 88

He is four for four – Tim Minor has thus far won all four races in his No. 88 Ski Motorsports Citation to open up a huge gap in the F2000 Championship Series point standings over David Grant, Kyle Connery and Kevin Kopp with 10 races to go.

Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 08

What a Comeback: Muscle Milk wins at Lime Rock

Lizards win GT in Bergmeister’s 100th ALMS start

Lime Rock Park logoALMSMuscle Milk Pickett Racing scored a victory for the ages at Lime Rock Park on Saturday. Lucas Luhr and Klaus Graf came from four laps down to win the American Le Mans Northeast Grand Prix. It was the second victory at Lime Rock Park for the Muscle Milk team but first with Honda Performance Development’s ARX-03a prototype.

Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 06

ALMS : Lime Rock qualifying – Smith, Dyson Racing take epic Lime Rock battle

Home-track team, defending race winner start out front

ALMSLime Rock Park logoThe Lime Rock weekend’s first battle went to the home-track team. Guy Smith put Dyson Racing on pole position Friday for the American Le Mans Northeast Grand Prix in an epic 15-minute session. Smith set a lap of 44.017 (120.553 mph) in Dyson Racing’s Mazda-powered Lola coupe that he drives with Chris Dyson.

Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 20

Lime Rock: Chase for ALMS championships resume

Thirty-two entries for Round 4

ALMS-Lime-Rock-062012-1Lime Rock Park logoAs is normally tradition – except for one season since 2004 – the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón starts its summer swing at Lime Rock Park. This year’s American Le Mans Northeast Grand Prix will see 32 entries on the grid: 15 prototypes and 17 GT cars.

Read the rest of this entry »

May 24

F1600 Lime Rock preview

F1600 Formula F Championship Series heads to Lime Rock Park

Two wild races at VIR in April ended with a win for Brandon Newey, who leads the point standings for Bryan Herta Autosport in the Mygale/Honda, and a victory for Matias Koykka, driving the Spectrum/Honda. As the F1600 Formula F Championship Series heads to Lime Rock Park, those two are expected to battle along with 2011 Champion Bill Valet, returning for a one-off, and a number of other fast, young rookies, in addition to a field of F1600 veterans. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 26

Orsolon in a GTP Radon for VIR

F2000 Championship Series opener at VIR, April 12-15

F2000 Championship Series logoBrazilian Fabio Orsolon will drive the No. 77 Fiber Dynamics/GTP Radon chassis for GTP Motorsports at the F2000 Championship Series opener at VIR, April 12-15. Orsolon brings two full years of F2000 starts to the table, having driven for Alegra Motorsports in 2009 and 2010, with a couple one-off efforts in 2011. Read the rest of this entry »

Mar 07

SMR has announced that for every point driver Tim Paul scores in 2012, the team will donate $1 to SOS Children’s Villages

SMR: $1 to SOS for Every Point

F2000 Championship Series logoSMR has announced that for every point driver Tim Paul scores in 2012, the team will donate $1 to SOS Children’s Villages, the world’s largest charity dedicated to providing homes to orphaned, abandoned and foster children. Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 26

Rémy Audette, only Quebec driver crowned 2011 US Champion!

International Motorsports…

Rémy Audette portraitIMG_5417Among the multiple international motorsports series, only one saw a Quebec driver win the 2011 American title. Rémy Audette won the F2000 Championship Series after an impressive season including five victories, ten podiums, and six pole positions.

Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 16

Championship to Valet, race win to Gooden

Valet won the 2011 F1600 title

F1600 F Championship logoWyatt Gooden remained perfect in F1600 competition, taking his fourth win of 2011 in just four starts, and his second win of the day at Watkins Glen for Quantum Racing Services in a Van Diemen/Honda. The bigger story however, was the inaugural Championship, which went to Bill Valet, who finished third in a nail-biting slip-streaming battle among a number of cars, including closest points rival Tim Kautz, who had to settle for sixth place in the season finale.

Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 16

Close win for Gooden at the Glen

The season finale gets going at 2:10 local time

F1600 F Championship logoAfter a non-race on Saturday following an opening-lap incident, F1600 Formula F Championship Series competitors got round nine of the 2011 season underway on a cold-but-dry Sunday morning at Watkins Glen. Wyatt Gooden, driving a Van Diemen/Honda for Quantum Racing Services, led from pole for his third win, by just a nose, of 2011, in just three starts, in a shortened race due to a crash on lap seven.

Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 14

Leach, Gooden Lead F1600 Practice

Leach is coming off a second place finish at Lime Rock, his best of the year.

F1600 F Championship logoIn split dry and wet sessions, Ryan Leach and Wyatt Gooden posted fast times in F1600 Formula F Championship Series season finale practice on Friday at Watkins Glen International.

Read the rest of this entry »

Oct 12

F1600 season showdown set

This weekend at Watkins Glen

F1600 F Championship logoThe inaugural season finale for the F1600 Formula F Championship Series is set for a thrilling showdown at Watkins Glen this weekend, with Bill Valet and Tim Kautz going head to head for the Dangerous Cargo Cup. Valet leads the standings over Kautz by 10 points, with 110 up for grabs at Watkins Glen. However, with drops calculated, Kautz jumps to the top of the F1600 standings by 13 points. Meanwhile, 26 other entries will try to play spoiler in what has been an ultra-competitive season.

Read the rest of this entry »

Older posts «