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Aaron Telitz To Drive Remainder of 2020 for AVS Vasser Sullivan

2020 Daytona IWSC Michael de Quesada Car Phil Allaway

(Photo: Phil Allaway)

AVS Vasser Sullivan announced Wednesday (June 25) that Aaron Telitz has been tapped to drive the No. 14 Lexus alongside Jack Hawksworth for the remainder of the 2020 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season.  Telitz replaces Parker Chase, who opted out of the rest of the season earlier this week after determining that it would conflict …

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Hardpoint Motorsports Adds WeatherTech Sprint Cup Program for 2020

2020 Daytona IMPC Rob Ferriol Car Phil Allaway

(Photo: Phil Allaway)

Hardpoint Motorsports, a team that currently competes full-time in IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge (Note: Pilot Challenge car pictured above) announced Wednesday (June 17) that the team will expand their program to the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, effective immediately.  The team has acquired an Audi R8 LMS GT3 and will compete using No. 30 in the …

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Porsche to No Longer Run Factory Team in IMSA After 2020

2020 Daytona IWSC Nick Tandy Car Phil Allaway

(Photo: Phil Allaway)

Porsche announced Thursday morning (June 4) that they will cease factory involvement in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship’s GT Le Mans class at the end of the 2020 season.  The manufacturer indicated that making this move “makes a significant contribution to overcoming the economic effects that the coronavirus crisis has had on the sports car …

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24 Hours of Le Mans Postponed to September

2019 Le Mans WEC Jeroen Bleekemolen Car Keating Motorsports

(Photo: Keating Motorsports)

The 24 Hours of Le Mans, originally scheduled for June 13-14, has been postponed to Sept. 19-20, the Federation international Automobile (FIA) announced Wednesday (March 18). The Automobile Club de l’Ouest, along with the FIA and World Endurance Championship, made the decision to postpone due to the coronavirus outbreak and current restrictions in France and …

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12 Hours of Sebring Postponed Until November

2019 Sebring WEC Fernando Alonso Car Marius Hecker Adrenal Media

(Photo: Marius Hecker@AdrenalMedia.com)

The 12 Hours of Sebring will be postponed amid the COVID-19, also known as coronavirus, IMSA announced Thursday, March 12. The event, which was originally scheduled for March 18-21 at Sebring International Raceway, has been rescheduled for Nov. 11-14. Because of the change, the 2020 IMSA champion will be crowned at Sebring, as it has …

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Pace Laps: Joey Logano & Brandon Jones Victorious in Phoenix

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(Photo: Randy Lanning)

NASCAR Cup Series: Joey Logano Takes 2 of 3 in West Coast Swing Joey Logano and crew chief Paul Wolfe have proven they’re a duo that needs to be looked at already when discussing who may be a part of this year’s championship contenders. Sure, it may be early in the season, but it’s hard …

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Trent Hindman, Shelby Blackstock Earn Weekend Sweep at COTA

2020 GTWCA Trent Hindman Car HPD

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Racers Edge Motorsports’ Trent Hindman and Shelby Blackstock comprehensively controlled the second GT World Challenge America powered by AWS race of the weekend Sunday (March 8).  The duo started from the pole and were never seriously threatened en route to the weekend sweep. On the start, Hindman was able to take the advantage and pull …

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Michael Cooper Wins COTA GT4 America Sprint Race No. 2

2019 Long Beach GT4S Michael Cooper Phil Allaway

(Photo: Phil Allaway)

Blackdog Speed Shop’s Michael Cooper was able to get past pole sitter Drew Staveley and held on to take his first victory of 2020 Sunday at Circuit of the Americas.  It is Cooper’s fifth GT4 America Sprint overall victory since the beginning of 2019. Staveley won the pole for Race No. 2 by virtue of …

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Trent Hindman, Shelby Blackstock Win GT World Challenge America Opener

2018 Road Atlanta IWSC Trent Hindman Phil Allaway

(Photo: Phil Allaway)

For the first GT World Challenge America race of 2020 at Circuit of the Americas Saturday (March 7), there was only one car entered in the Silver class.  That car, the No. 93 Acura driven by Trent Hindman (pictured above) and Shelby Blackstock, took the overall lead early and drove away from the field to …

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