MOORESVILLE, N.C. — Team NAPA Photo — Acura Team Penske announced today that IndyCar Series championship contender and 2016 Indianapolis 500 winner Alexander Rossi will join the team for the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship endurance events at the Rolex 24 at Daytona and the 12 Hours of Sebring. Rossi, a five-time race winner in the IndyCar Series, will share the …
As United Autosports co-owner Richard Dean put it, the European team’s first foray into IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship at last month’s Rolex 24 at Daytona drew plenty of attention.
There’s no rest for the weary for several IMSA regulars, as they participate in a pair of high-profile international racing events just one weekend after the 56th Rolex 24 At Daytona.
The rigors of racing for 24 consecutive hours were evident Sunday after a Rolex 24 At Daytona that was remarkable for its speed but also memorable for its attrition that dashed the hopes of multiple high-profile teams.
Rolex 24 At Daytona qualifying came early for the 2018 edition, in the form of Sunday’s inaugural Roar time trial session, which determined pit and garage stall selections for the 50 teams competing in the 24-hour endurance classic.
Renowned champion car owner Chip Ganassi will serve as Grand Marshal for the 56th anniversary Rolex 24 At Daytona at Daytona Int’l Speedway on Jan. 27.
Risi Competizione will enter the 2018 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season with a two-car team for the upcoming Rolex 24 at Daytona, Jan. 25-28.
As 2017 draws to a close, the eyes of the racing world will be focused on Daytona Int’l Speedway as the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship returns with the Roar Before the Rolex 24 At Daytona, Jan. 5-7.
Next year will mark Corvette Racing and Chevrolet’s 20th season of competition at the highest level of endurance sports car racing, and once again, the team will rely on familiar names in their pursuit of a championship.
JDC-Miller Motorsports and GAINSCO Auto Insurance have announced that the No. 99 Red Dragon Prototype will return to American sports car racing in the WeatherTech SportsCar Championship next season.
Tequila Patrón ESM has secured Nicolas Lapierre and Olivier Pla as drivers in the Tequila Patrón North American Endurance Cup, the four-endurance championship within the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.
You’d be hard pressed to find any driver in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship who has had a more successful three-year run than Christina Nielsen.