Tag Archive: NOLA

Apr 11

Tony Kanaan sets pace on first day at NOLA road course

Kanaan will count it as gain if he sets the official track record April 11 and earns the Verizon P1 Award

Tony KanaanTony Kanaan, who will make his 296th Indy car start, has the distinction of turning the quickest lap in the first practice session for the inaugural Indy Grand Prix of Louisiana. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 08

Simona de Silvestro and Sage Karam to compete in NOLA race

De Silvestro will drive the No. 25 Andretti Autosport Honda

Simona De SilvestroInitially announced as one-race entries, Simona de Silvestro and Sage Karam will compete this weekend in the inaugural Indy Grand Prix of Louisiana. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 07

Lazare, Skeer to resume duel for supremacy at NOLA

Four drivers with Louisiana ties in competitive field

Kelly-Moss Motorsports, Jeff Stone, Jesse Lazare A fascinating duel brewing between two bright young stars in North American sports car racing will continue April 10-12 during Rounds 3 and 4 of the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama season at NOLA Motorsports Park. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 20

New venue to provide challenge for Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama teams during NOLA test

As they say in Cajun Country, laissez les bon temps rouler – let the good times roll.

Teams and drivers will continue to prepare for the 2015 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama season at a test Feb. 24-25 at NOLA Motorsports Park near New Orleans Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 20

Prototype Lites field prepares for 2015 season

New Venue Feb. 24-25 At NOLA Test

Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda 2014 logo Many top teams and drivers from the Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda championship will test Feb. 24-25 at NOLA Motorsports Park, a new venue for the IMSA Development Series. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 11

NOLA track fast, and will get faster in April

“I think they’ll put on a great show just how impressive the speed looks on the circuit”

NOLA Motorsports ParkA stroll to the opposite side of NOLA Motorsports Park’s pit lane during the first day of a team test confirmed Jimmy Vasser’s perspective. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 07

Multiple teams head to NOLA for first look

Sebastien Bourdais doesn’t want to be late to the party.

Sebastien BourdaisThe four-time Champ Car champion is referencing the importance of his first test days of the year in the No. 11 KVSH Racing car in preparation for the season-opening Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. He’ll join other Verizon IndyCar Series drivers at NOLA Motorsports Park near New Orleans on Feb. 10-11 – days leading into carnival week culminating in Mardi Gras. Read the rest of this entry »

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Dec 09

2015 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama features new races

Events at NOLA, VIR, Porsche Rennsport Reunion join series

A new event at NOLA Motorsports Park, a return to Virginia International Raceway and the season finale during the Porsche Rennsport Reunion V at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca are among the highlights of the 2015 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama schedule.

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Dec 11

Mexican teenager Alfonso Celis tops test times for Juncos Racing

Celis’ lap comfortably eclipses the Pro Mazda lap record of 1:21.166

Mazda - Juncos Racing - Alfonso CelisJudging by the results of the past two days at the Chris Griffis Memorial Mazda Road to Indy Test, the future looks extremely bright for the rejuvenated Pro Mazda Championship Presented by Cooper Tires. Read the rest of this entry »

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Nov 04

BRP’s 2013 Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals (RMCGF) will be held at NOLA Motorsports Park from November 13 to 16, 2013

Record attendance for 2013 Rotax Max Challenge Grand Finals to be held in New Orleans

Rotax Max ChallengeThis 14th edition of the RMCGF will showcase a record attendance of 360 drivers from 53 countries around the world. Read the rest of this entry »

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