Tag Archive: Road Atlanta

Oct 08

Tequila Patrón ESM scores another Crown Jewel with Motul Petit Le Mans victory by No. 22 Nissan DPi Team

Taylor Brothers Wrap Up WeatherTech Championship Prototype Title

Throughout most of Saturday’s 10-hour Motul Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta, the pair of Tequila Patrón ESM Nissan DPi cars were the class of the field. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 08

BMW Team RLL scores Motul Petit Le Mans victory in GTLM Class at Road Atlanta

Third win of the season for No. 25 BMW Team RLL BMW M6 GTLM and Kuno Wittmer

BMW Team RLL capped off an impressive IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season Saturday with its second win in a Tequila Patrón North American Endurance event this year Saturday in the Motul Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 07

Victory for Jesse Lazare, Chris Green and Team MIA in Georgia !

This success concludes the 2017 season for the MIA team

MIA podium Road AmericaThis weekend, on the Road Atlanta circuit in Georgia, the 2017 season of the North American Endurance IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge came to an end.

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Oct 07

Motorsports In Action gets long-overdue victory at Road Atlanta

The race brought to a close the 2017 Continental Tire Challenge season

After a string of bad luck that seemed to last for months, Motorsports In Action (MIA) finally took home its first Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge victory in the FOX Factory 120 at Road Atlanta Friday. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 03

VISIT FLORIDA Racing set for Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta

Round 10 & season-finale of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, 10 hours

2017-07-07_8178TRACK: Road Atlanta is a 12-turn, 2.54-mile road course about 50 miles northeast of Atlanta, Georgia. DRIVER LINE-UP: Marc Goossens (Belgium), Renger van der Zande (Netherlands), Jonathan Bomarito (USA). Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 03

Championship dreams for Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama competitors come down to the wire at Road Atlanta

Twenty years ago, Porsche Cars North America moved its U.S. headquarters from Reno, Nevada, to Atlanta, Georgia.

Fergus leads the pack at Road America in Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama

When the drivers and teams participate in the season-ending doubleheader for the IMSA Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama Oct. 4 through 7 at Road Atlanta, they know they’ll be performing before a contingent of Porsche executives and employees. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 03

IMSA Prototype Challenge concludes inaugural LMP3 season at Road Atlanta with Two Championships On The Line

The championships will be decided at Road Atlanta as part of the Motul Petit Le Mans weekend

2017-08-13_1246A tough, hard-fought season comes to a close at Road Atlanta this weekend, in the inaugural year of the IMSA Prototype Challenge Presented by Mazda, a series that debuted in March at Sebring International Raceway, and since then has competed on some of the most famous race tracks in the U.S. and Canada. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 29

One day after the official entry list was unveiled for the 20th Anniversary Motul Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta, an additional entry came in and it’s a big one

Motul Petit Le Mans Field Expands to Include Team Penske Prototype for Montoya, Castroneves, Pagenaud

Team Penske is bringing an ORECA LM P2 machine for a trio of IndyCar superstars: Juan Pablo Montoya, Helio Castroneves and Simon Pagenaud. Between the three of them, they own five Indianapolis 500 victories and two IndyCar championships. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 10

Michelin and Road Atlanta team up for excitement

Road Atlanta circuit has long been referred to as a “home track” for Michelin

2016-07-09_56465Michelin has enjoyed great success in competition at Road Atlanta and beginning in 2017, Michelin will be the Official Tire of Road Atlanta and the Official Tire of Motul Petit Le Mans, as announced by track officials. Read the rest of this entry »

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Feb 01

Motul signs on as Title Sponsor of Petit Le Mans

The Motul Petit Le Mans, set for Oct. 4-7, is the final race and championship decider

Motul will serve as the title sponsor for the world-renowned Petit Le Mans 10-hour endurance race at Road Atlanta, as well as the Official Lubricant Partner of Road Atlanta and Petit Le Mans, track officials announced. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 02

Viper Team Of Keating, Bleekemolen, Miller Win GTD Race At Road Atlanta

PR1/Mathiasen Motorsports Wins Prototype Challenge At Road Atlanta

In the final WeatherTech Championship race for the Dodge Viper GT3-R, No. 33 ViperExchange.com/Cruising with the Monkey Viper teammates Ben Keating, Jeroen Bleekemolen and Marc Miller sent the car out on top with a GT Daytona (GTD) class victory in the Petit Le Mans presented by Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 30

Honda, Mazda pace opening practice for WeatherTech Championship

Petit Le Mans presented by Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort

Honda and Mazda led Thursday’s opening IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship practice sessions at Road Atlanta, preparing for Saturday’s season-ending Petit Le Mans presented by Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort (FOX Sports GO, FS1, Live, 11 a.m. ET). Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 29

Nielsen on verge of making history for Ferrari, aims for GTD Title in 2016 IMSA season-ending Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta (updated)

“We have our heads in the game”

Christina Nielsen Christina Nielsen is on the verge of making history by becoming the first woman to win a major full-season championship in North American professional sports car competition.

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Sep 26

Champions to be crowned in season finale at Road Atlanta

It will all come down to the final two races

Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama The Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama series is returning to Road Atlanta for the first time since 2014 with a two-round season finale Sept. 28-30 that will decide two 2016 champions. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 22

Guest stars join IMSA WeatherTech Championship regulars for 2016 season-ending Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta

Petit Le Mans presented by Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort

Preparing for a 10-hour season-ending race at challenging Road Atlanta, many of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship teams have added third drivers to their lineups for the Petit Le Mans presented by Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort on Saturday, Oct. 1. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 26

Less than 40 days until Petit Le Mans presented by Harrah’s Cherokee Casino Resort!

19th Annual Petit Le Mans

With just over a month left before the sounds of race cars fill the hills of Braselton, Road Atlanta is kicking into high gear and preparing for your arrival! Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 13

Strong results elusive for Exclusive Autosport at Road Atlanta

Team exhibits fast pace in F1600 Formula F and F2000 Championship Series opening weekend

Exclusive Autosport - F2000 Exclusive Autosport’s new suite of drivers was quick all weekend long at Road Atlanta, but the team was unable to translate pace into wins in the F1600 Formula F and F2000 Championship Series season opening races.
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Apr 10

Mallinen, Bamford and Grant Take Wins at Road Atlanta

F1600 Race 3, F2000 Race 2 and Atlantic Race 2

Formula Race Promotions logo Max Mallinen, Steve Bamford and Keith Grant won in the F1600, F2000 and Atlantic Championship Series races on Sunday at Road Atlanta as part of the Formula Race Promotions season-opening 2016 event weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 09

Portante, Verhagen, Bamford and Norman win at Road Atlanta

F1600 Race 1, F1600 Race 2, F2000 Race 1 and Atlantic Race 1

Formula Race Promotions logo Peter Portante, Steve Bamford and Ryan Norman took the first wins of the F1600, F2000 and Atlantic Championship Series 2016 on Saturday afternoon from Road Atlanta, while the second of three F1600 races saw Neil Verhagen drive to the victory later in the day. All three Series have single races scheduled for Sunday for the season-opening Formula Race Promotions event weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 07

F1600, F2000, Atlantic set for Road Atlanta opener

Returning drivers are set to battle with the latest set of rookies

Formula Race Promotions logo F1600, F2000 and Atlantic Series competitors are set for their 2016 Formula Race Promotions season opener at Road Atlanta this weekend, April 7-10.

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