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IMSA: Long Beach – WTR takes third straight, Milner grabs GTLM victory

Ricky Taylor (#10 Wayne Taylor Racing Cadillac DPi) started on pole and kept the lead from the start. GTLM pole-sitter Jan Magnussen (#3 Corvette Racing C7.R), however, was part of a three-car pileup behind Ed Brown in the #22 Extreme Speed Motorsports Nissan DPi. Toni Vilander in the Risi Competitizione Ferrari and Joey Hand in one of the Ford GTs were also involved. As the field circulated under caution with 1 hr 30 min remaining (of 1:40), Taylor led Tristan Nunez (#55 Mazda Racing DPi) and ...

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IMSA: Belle Isle – Wayne Taylor Racing Corvette wins, Viper tops GT Daytona

Photo: Brian Cleary / www.bcpix.com Eric Curran and Dane Cameron (#31 Action Express Corvette DP) came into the race with the lead in Prototype driver points (121), ahead of teammates Christian Fittipaldi and Joao Barbosa (#5, -3), and Marc Goosens (#90 VisitFlorida Racing Corvette DP, -4). The #5 started on pole, followed by the #90. GT Le Mans had the weekend off, but GT Daytona came in with Alessandro Balzan and Christina Nielsen  (#63 Scuderia Corsa Ferrari 488, 95) in the points lea...

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USCC: Petit Le Mans – Barbosa, Fittipaldi champions; Taylors first US winners

The #5 Action Express Corvette DP simply needed both of its drivers – Christian Fittipaldi and Joao Barbosa – to complete their minimum 45-min stints for them to be crowned 2014 drivers’ champions in Prototype, with Action Express taking the team crown as well. They did this early in the 10-hr event. Jon Bennett and Colin Braun (#54 CORE autosport) clinched the Prototype Challenge championship last race, finishing second at Circuit of the Americas. Jonathan Bomarito and Kuno W...

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USCC: Circuit of the Americas – Pruett, Rojas take win with 2-stop strategy

Alex Brundle put the #42 OAK Racing Ligier JS P2-Honda on the pole in its USCC debut, beating out Jordan Taylor in the #10 Wayne Taylor Racing Corvette DP by 0.834 sec. The pole is a great start for the chassis, the Nissan powered variant of which also took the top spot in its FIA World Endurance Championship debut yesterday, piloted by Roman Rusinov and Olivier Pla. And though power is as necessary at COTA as any circuit, the track has also put a premium on maneuverability, both Mazda MX-5s an...

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USCC: Brickyard – Barbosa, Fittipaldi win; Viper takes GT victory

Entering Indy, Wayne Taylor Racing (Jordan and Ricky Taylor) had a 5-point lead in the standings over Action Express (Joao Barbosa, Christian Fittipaldi), both using Corvette DPs. Gustavo Yacaman was 10 points back in the OAK Racing Morgan-Nissan, followed by Michael Valiante and Richard Westbrook driving the Spirit of Daytona Corvette DP. A race win is worth 35 points. Indy 500 rookie 19-year old Sage Karam replaced Memo Rojas as Scott Pruett’s co-driver in the Chip Ganassi Racing #01 Fo...

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USCC: 12 Hours of Sebring – Ganassi wins, Porsche tops GTs

Photo: IMSA.com   Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona winners #5 Action Express (Corvette DP) took the pole for the 12 Hours of Sebring with Sebastien Bourdais behind the wheel. Alex Brundle qualified the OAK Racing Oreca-Nissan second. Michael Christensen topped GT LeMans (GTLM) qualifying in a Porsche North America 911 RSR. Dane Cameron won the GT Daytona (GTD) pole in a Turner Motorsport BMW Z4, but had to start from the pits following a timing violation. Bruno Junquiera led the Prototype Challe...

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ALMS: Circuit of the Americas - Garcia, Magnussen GT winners press conference

Antonio Garcia and Jan Magnussen’s win over Jonathan Bomarito (Viper) and Dirk Muller (BMW) at Circuit of the Americas propelled the duo into the ALMS GT championship season points lead over both Muller and Corvette Racing teammates Oliver Gavin and Tommy Milner. Garcia led the final 58 minutes of the race despite nearly continuous pressure from first Muller and then Bomarito. The No. 3 Compuware Corvette C6.R took the checkered flag, its second straight, by less than 1 sec. You can watch...

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ALMS: Circuit of the Americas – Tough GT fight ends Garcia, Bomarito, Muller

Chris McMurry (Dyson Racing Lola B12/60 Mazda) took the lead from pole-sitter Lucas Luhr (Muscle Milk Pickett Racing HPD ARX-03s) at the start, but Luhr had retaken it and opened a 3.894-sec gap by the end of Lap 1. Tommy Milner (Corvette Racing C6 ZR1) was the GT leader after two laps over Jonathan Bomarito (SRT Motorsports Viper GTS-R), with class pole-sitter Bill Auberlen (BMW Team RLL Z4 GTE) 4.8-sec back in P8. Bomarito was fighting Milner hard for the lead during the fourth lap. Scott Tu...

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ALMS GT qualifying – Circuit of the Americas

Joey Hand (BMW) won the poll in GT qualifying for the American Le Mans Series race at Circuit of the Americas, with the Corvettes of Antonio Garica and Oliver Gavin finishing P2 and P3. John Edwards took the fourth spot on the grid with Patrick Long and Jonathon Bomarito make up Row 3. Rain fell throughout the session, all of the quickest times set in the first four laps out of seven.

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