Tag Archive: Wayne Taylor Racing

Mar 20

Alex Lynn Sebring 12 Hours review

“Victory on my first attempt at the Sebring 12 Hours: it’s a dream…”

Alex Lynn Sebring 12 Hours reviewVictory on my first attempt at the Sebring 12 Hours… Well, I was dreaming of a win but, in the run-up to the race, all I knew was we had a good chance, and that we could obviously do it. But this IS a dream. I’m really happy – it surpassed all my expectations. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 29

Rolex 24 At Daytona: Ricky Taylor delivers dramatic victory for Wayne Taylor Racing, as teammate Jeff Gordon becomes Fourth Driver to win both Rolex 24 and Daytona 500 (updated)

NASCAR icon joins Mario Andretti, A.J. Foyt and Jamie McMurray in Elite Group

Ricky Taylor won a back-and-forth duel, punctuated by late-race contact, with Filipe Albuquerque and delivered a dramatic – and historic – Rolex 24 At Daytona victory on Sunday to Wayne Taylor Racing.

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Dec 09

Cadillac DPi-V.R testing provides confidence for Wayne Taylor Racing

“Right out of the box, the car ran very smoothly” – Ricky Taylor

With the veil finally lifted over the highly anticipated Cadillac Daytona Prototype international (DPi), attention now turns to its expected performance in next year’s IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.

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Jan 12

Nicolas Jamin to race for Cape Motorsport in USF 2000

A season full of ambition

Nicolas Jamin car 21 Having moved to the United States of America last year, Nicolas Jamin already claimed a podium finish during his first appearance in the USF 2000 series, Indycar’s waiting room, during the St Petersburg round. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 04

Wayne Taylor Racing wins first segment in Patrón Endurance Cup, gains ground on Action Express in fight for $100,000 Prototype title

CORE autosport clinches PC team title

Tequila Patrón North American Endurance Cup logoWayne Taylor Racing held the lead at the four-hour mark of Saturday’s Petit Le Mans powered by Mazda at Road Atlanta, winning the first of three segments in the Tequila Patrón North American Endurance Cup and gaining ground in the battle for the $100,000 prize for the team championship. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 09

Canadian Scott Hargrove claims a thrilling victory at Indianapolis

“That was probably one of the most fun races that I have ever had” – Scott Hargrove
Pro Mazda - Scott Hargrove (2) Canadian Scott Hargrove finally broke through into Victory Lane this afternoon at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway following an action-packed race and an impressive performance for Cape Motorsports with Wayne Taylor Racing in the first of two races that will constitute the Allied Building Products Grand Prix of Indianapolis.

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Oct 05

Hargrove claims Champion’s Crown on Streets of Houston

Teammate Alberico adds win number six while Rettich takes National Class Title

Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda - Scott HargroveCape Motorsports with Wayne Taylor Racing driver Scott Hargrove captured the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda champion’s title today in fine fashion.

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May 26

Neil Alberico holds off charging Grist in “Night Before the 500” thriller

Canadian Garett Grist who qualified fifth was just 0.251s behind Alberico

Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by MazdaNeil Alberico bounced back from a disappointing pair of Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda races in St. Petersburg to score a flag-to-flag victory this evening for Cape Motorsports with Wayne Taylor Racing in the traditional Visit Hendricks County “Night Before the 500” at Lucas Oil Raceway. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 26

Newey comes back to win in wet at Summit Point

Newey leads in the wet

Brandon Newey recovered from an early race off at Summit Point to put in a comeback drive on a drying race track, racing down the leaders and then inheriting the lead when Jeremy Grenier spun to take his third win of the 2012 F1600 Formula F Championship Series season for Bryan Herta Autosport with Curb/Agajanian in the No. 98 Mygale/Honda. Grenier finished second ahead of Matias Koykka, who won on Saturday. More importantly, the victory delivers the Championship lead back to Newey.

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Aug 25

Koykka wins wild Summit Point race on last lap

Koykka benefitted from last lap drama to take the win

The F1600 Formula F Championship Series produced another thrilling, shoot-out of a race at Summit Point with the top four cars trading the lead back and forth throughout the 20-lap event. Finnish driver Matias Koykka came out on top, inheriting the lead and first place in the points standings when the leaders made contact on the last lap in his Spectrum/Honda for Cape Motorsports with Wayne Taylor Racing.

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May 26

Newey Wins to Close Lime Rock Weekend

Newey out front at Lime Rock

Brandon Newey survived a 20-lap F1600 Formula F Championship Series battle with Matias Koykka and eventually separated, breaking the draft, surviving a late race restart and winning his second race of the year after Koykka won in the morning during a doubleheader day at Lime Rock Park. Jeremy Grenier finished a career best second in the Citation/Honda, with Joe Colasacco third, completing the podium in a Van Diemen/Honda. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 26

Koykka Wins Lime Rock Race 1

Koykka took his second win in three races

Matias Koykka started from pole and never looked back, leading all 30 laps to his second F1600 Formula F Championship Series victory in three races, driving the No. 10 Spectrum/Honda for Cape Motorsports with Wayne Taylor Racing. Koykka made it a perfect points morning, setting fast lap, to win over Brandon Newey, who leads the points, and Jeremy Grenier. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 25

Koykka Continues Pole Streak at Lime Rock

Koykka made it three poles so far, in 2012

Matias Koykka made it three poles in a row, remaining perfect in qualifying in 2012 and leading the way for race one qualifying around the 1.53-mile seven-turn Lime Rock Park road course in the No. 10 Spectrum/Honda for Cape Motorsports with Wayne Taylor Racing. Koykka will lead the field to green from the SOS Children’s Village Pole with a fast lap of 53.5 alongside Brandon Newey, who qualified second. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 06

Records Books Wide Open for VIR‏

32 cars on the initial entry list

F1600 F Championship logoThe F1600 Formula F Championship Series will embark on history this weekend at VIRginia International Raceway for the inaugural rounds of the new national pro series with 32 cars on the initial entry list. Nine chassis manufacturers are represented with 12 Honda Fit and 20 Ford Kent engines. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 24

USF2000 driver title to be determined between Karam and McKenna at Road Atlanta

Final event, a doubleheader at Road Atlanta to complete inaugural season

After 10 races contested on street circuits, oval speedways and road courses, two young drivers still have a chance to win the inaugural driver’s title in the Championship class of the “Cooper Tires Presents the USF2000 National Championship Powered by Mazda” heading into the final event, a doubleheader at Road Atlanta in Braselton, Ga. at 5 p.m. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 02

Karam lead every lap of USF2000 race

At Autobahn Country Club Sunday

Polesitter Sage Karam of Nazareth, Pa. led all 12 laps to win Round 8 of the “Cooper Tires Presents the USF2000 National Championship Powered by Mazda” in convincing fashion Sunday afternoon during the Harrah’s Autobahn Grand Prix Presented by Mazda at the Autobahn Country Club. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 09

McKenna takes up the gauntlet

By leading every session during USF2000’s two-day test at O’Reilly Raceway Park

After Andretti Autosport’s Sage Karam dominated every session at the USF2000 National Championship’s season-opening doubleheader at the Honda Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, Patrick McKenna said he and his team, Cape Motorsports with Wayne Taylor Racing, had some work to do if they wanted to stop Karam from doing the same thing on May 29 at the Night Before the 500 at O’Reilly Raceway Park here. Read the rest of this entry »

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Mar 31

Misfortune ruins New SunTrust Car’s debut

At Gainsco Grand Prix of Miami (Round 2 of 14)

The story of this weekend’s much-anticipated debut of the all-new No. 10 SunTrust Pontiac Dallara of Wayne Taylor Racing was shaping up quite nicely. Read the rest of this entry »

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