Home / Sports Cars / IMSA (page 46)

IMSA

Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates Announces Two DP’s for Daytona

On Tuesday morning, Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates announced that they will field two Ford EcoBoost-powered Riley DPG3’s in the Prototype January’s Rolex 24 at Daytona.  The Ganassi organization is running the factory Ford GT program that will also field two-cars in the GT-Le Mans class.  As a result, the …

Read More »

Force India’s Sergio Perez Joins TRG-Aston Martin Racing for Rolex 24

On Thursday morning, TRG-Aston Martin Racing announced that Mexican Formula One racer Sergio Perez, currently of Force India, will lead a second Aston Martin V12 Vantage in the GT-Daytona class in January’s Rolex 24 at Daytona International Speedway.  The team is the first entry from TRG to be announced for Daytona and …

Read More »

PR1/Mathiasen Motorsports Announces 2016 Lineup

On Wednesday, PR1/Mathiasen Motorsports announced their driver lineup for the 2016 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.  It is a mix of returning talent and newcomers to the Prototype Challenge team. Tom Kimber-Smith is the sole returning driver from the 2015 team that won three of the four races run as part of the Tequila Patron …

Read More »

Pace Laps: Kyle Busch, Chris Buescher Best & a Fitting Farewell

Sprint Cup: Kyle Busch Claims the Sprint Cup – On Sunday evening, a sellout crowd watched the final race of the Chase For The Sprint Cup, the Ford EcoBoost 400.  The thought going in was that you probably would have to win the race to take the title.  For most of …

Read More »

Ford, Chip Ganassi Announce Full-Time IMSA Factory Drivers

On Saturday morning, Ford Performance and Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates unveiled their new two-car factory Ford GT effort at Homestead-Miami Speedway that will compete full-time in IMSA’s WeatherTech SportsCar Championship’s GT-Le Mans class in 2016.  The organization had a rather difficult choice as over 40 professional sports car …

Read More »

Pace Laps: Matt Crafton Crumbles, Champions Are Crowned And NASCAR Rained On

Sprint Cup: Mother Nature Makes Mockery Of Chase – NASCAR hoped to fill Phoenix with compelling storylines. Instead? Mother Nature filled it with water. Rain in the desert was honestly the perfect way to push a bumbling, stumbling Chase toward its conclusion. The Eliminator Round wound up with a whimper …

Read More »

Beyond the Cockpit: Austin Cindric, a Young Jack of Trades

When you were 17 years old, what were you doing? For most people, they would have been going to school, trying to get good grades. Maybe thinking about college in the near future. Oh yes, and getting a driver’s license so that you can drive yourself around town. They might …

Read More »

IMSA Announces New Partnership, 2016 Schedule

With a new partner and strong schedule, IMSA is ready for another strong year in 2016. The organization used part of its “State of the Series” presentation to announce a new entitlement partnership with WeatherTech, along with 10-year extensions with current partners TUDOR and ROLEX. The schedule will include 12 …

Read More »