IMSA: BMW 228i Set to Make CTSCC Debut With Johnson, JDC at Laguna Seca

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – official series release — IMSA photo — The BMW 228i will make its Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge competition debut in Saturday’s Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix powered by Mazda at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. JDC-Miller Motorsports joins the series with a car specially equipped with hand controls for the two-hour, 30-minute race. Michael Johnson, a former …

CTSCC: Paralyzed Racer Michael Johnson Switching to Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge for 2016

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BRASELTON, Ga. – official team release — Michael Johnson Racing file photo — Paralyzed American racer Michael Johnson announced Friday at Road Atlanta that he plans to switch to sports car racing for the upcoming 2016 season. Johnson, the first and only paralyzed driver to be licensed by INDYCAR, will now compete in the International Motor Sports Ass’n’s (IMSA) Continental …