Tag Archive: Performance Tech

Dec 11

Performance Tech signs young talent Masson for Prototype Lites

The team has signed Kyle Masson to compete in Lites 1 in the Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda
Performance Tech Motorsports will feature a new driver lineup as the team prepares for a successful 2016 season in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship and Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda series. Read the rest of this entry »

Sep 23

Communication, teamwork help Performance Tech achieve consistent success

Performance Tech Motorsports is a mainstay of success in the IMSA Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda

Performance Tech has been in the championship hunt every year since the team joined the series in 2007. The hard-working group has won the Team Championship three times, most recently in 2013. This season the team sits second in the Team Championship, and all three of the team’s drivers is in the top five of his respective Drivers Championship.

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Aug 29

Koch, Falb both clinch championships at VIRginia International Raceway

Two champions have been crowned.

With podium finishes in Rounds 11 and 12 on Saturday, Aug. 29 at VIRginia International Raceway,  Kenton Koch clinched the 2015 Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda championship and John Falb captured the Lites 1 Masters championship for the second straight year.

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Apr 08

Rookie Versteeg makes successful jump to cars with Performance Tech

Advice from fellow racing family

Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda 2014 logo Austin Versteeg is not just a rookie in the Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda series. He’s in his first year of racing cars. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 07

Performance Tech hopes French, Ostella can find home on podium at Road America

TUDOR United SportsCar Championship events

Performance Tech Motorsports has experience on its side with driver James French as the team prepares for his home track during the Continental Tire Road Race Showcase at Road America. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 25

Veteran Hedlund joining Ostella in Performance Tech prototype challenge car at Watkins Glen

Driver Mike Hedlund will join David Ostella behind the wheel

Performance Tech Motorsports is adding a new face for Round 7 of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship June 29 at Watkins Glen International. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 22

Another record falls as Tristen Nunez wins at Mosport

Rookie holds off race-lap record-setter in Round 8 at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

2012-07-20_00262012-07-20_0027Yesterday’s Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda saw points-leader Tristan Nunez of Performance Tech make a strong run from the last spot on the grid. His charge toward the front included a race-lap record, but it wasn’t enough to get by the veteran Jon Brownson of Eurosport Racing or catch the race-winner Mikhail Goikhberg of JDC Motorsports. Nunez would settle for third, behind the second-place Brownson.

(Flagworld’s photo album from Grand Prix of Mosport)

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Jul 22

Mikhail Goikhberg tops the podium with a Flag-to-Flag lead

Canadian resident sets the pace in qualifying and keeps the lead in Race 7 at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

2012-07-20_00252012-07-20_0043Coming into the 2012 Mobil 1 Presents the Grand Prix of Mosport, Tristan Nunez of Performance Tech held an 18-point lead over Mikhail Goikhberg of JDC Motorsports in Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda competition. And in a series that awards 20 points to the race winner, Goikberg was looking to take advantage of Nunez’s unfortunate qualifying experience from earlier in the day.

(Flagworld’s photo album from Grand Prix of Mosport)

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Oct 02

Performance Tech announce 2011 LMP Challenge program

One ORECA FLM09 for certain, second entry in the works

Performance Tech owner Brent O’Neill is pleased to announce that his team will return to the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón in 2011. The Hollywood, Fla., based team will be running an ORECA FLM09 car in the LMP Challenge class with sponsorship being provided by Medical Connections, Braille Battery and Ric-Man Construction. Read the rest of this entry »