Imsa prototype challenge. Prototype Challenge set for three 2018-07-09

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Prototype Challenge set for three

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The pits will be closed for all full-course cautions and will reopen at the end of the first green-flag lap following a restart. Teams are required to have two drivers for endurance races with the option of using a third driver. Brad Baker will pilot the blue and white No. Mount will split his seat time with Performance Tech Motorsports veteran Jùlio Campos. .

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IMSA Prototype Challenge Series

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The time extension comes after the 2018 switch to the one hour and 45-minute endurance race format. Ralph Sheheen, five-time Supercross champion and seven-time Motocross champion Ricky Carmichael, host and former racer Daniel Blair, and reporter Will Christien will call the action. Each pit stop also will have a minimum-time requirement, as team personnel and pit lane equipment will be limited. Simraceway Motorsports and Sean Creech Motorsports are also set to make their debuts, as will former IndyCar and American Le Mans Series team Conquest Racing. I've been working with Ross for 7 years now and together we've shared a lot of success. The race was held at Daytona on Saturday, Jan. Brownson left Barber eight points behind Masson, fifth in the standings.

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MONSTER ENERGY SUPERCROSS FROM ANAHEIM AND IMSA PROTOTYPE CHALLENGE FROM DAYTONA HIGHLIGHT MOTORSPORTS COVERAGE ON NBCSN THIS WEEK

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I basically have no experience in this car and it just recently arrived in the U. Leigh Diffey will call the action. The series rounds out the day with qualifying at 5:15 p. Tickets are available now at. The team also runs a successful seven-car Ferrari Challenge operation under the banner of New Country Competizione, with Chouest as one of its drivers. Drivers with Gold ratings also are typically prohibited, but may be considered at the discretion of the race director.

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A New Year’s Evolution: Performance Tech Motorsports Heads to The World Center of Racing

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One year after shifting from two 45-minute sprint races per weekend to a single one-hour, 45-minute endurance race, the series will extend to a three-hour race format for select events this season, including Daytona. It is all very exciting and it has all happened so quickly! Joined for the first time by Performance Tech WeatherTech Sportscar Championship driver, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, fans can be sure to spot his No. Masson rounded out the podium with a third-place finish in the No. For more information, , or. Between Sebring and the next round at Barber Motorsports Park, Wright would decide to contest the full season for Extreme Speed Motorsports.

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Mazda MX

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Thank you to Mazda, the Road to 24 Scholarship, Forty7 Motorsports, Sparco, Slipstream Performance, my family, and all the others that have helped to get me this far! The student-racer was able to balance his busy racing schedule with his academics to clinch the title, and is looking forward to his next move. Eric Bachelart and his crew at Conquest racing have been so good to Ross and I this past year while they supported his Ferrari Challenge season. Leading all but one practice session on the weekend and starting the race from the pole, Wright and co-driver Clairay dominated the event, only losing the lead briefly on a cycle of green flag pit stops. No driver may compete in more than one race car per weekend. The WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, as well as the Michelin Pilot Challenge, are at the Roar testing for the upcoming race season.


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IMSA Prototype Challenge Series

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This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in any form without prior authorization. I am anticipating it will be challenging, especially initially. The long overdue first victory for Forty7 Motorsports finally came at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park for McCusker and Fischer, but a second-place finish for Wright meant McCusker could only gain three points on the series leader, with Wright keeping the deficit at 13 points. The field hits the track at Friday, Jan. Drivers and tires may be changed at the same time during pit stops, but the driver must be out of the car and no other work may be performed on the car during refueling. Am title and finishing P3 in the World Finals.

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IMSA Prototype Challenge

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The pits will be closed for all full-course cautions and will reopen at the end of the first green-flag lap following a restart. Coming out of Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, the top six in points were separated by just two points with two races remaining. Teams will have the option of using single- or two-driver lineups for each race. All three days of the Roar Before the Rolex 24 At Daytona are open to the public, with free admission for 2019 Rolex 24 At Daytona ticket holders. Teams will have the option of using single- or two-driver lineups for each race. Monster Energy Supercross from Anaheim, Calif.

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IMSA Prototype Challenge opens season with three

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This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in any form without prior authorization. Performance Tech is excited to welcome new faces to the new series format as well. Coming out of Sebring, McCusker would lead Wright by four points, 64-60. Reger has bee signed by Forty7 Motorsports and will co-drive with his younger brother Timo for the six-race championship that will start this weekend at Daytona International Speedway. No driver may compete in more than one race car per weekend. Leigh Diffey calls the race alongside analyst Calvin Fish and reporters Kelli Stavast, Dave Burns, and Parker Kligerman. Drivers and tires may be changed at the same time during pit stops, but the driver must be out of the car and no other work may be performed on the car during refueling.

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