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Kenton Koch Claims Mid-Ohio 120 Pole; Chad Gilsinger Fastest Overall

2019 Daytona IMPC Kenton Koch Car Phil Allaway

(Photo: Phil Allaway)

Saturday morning (May 4) brought a very unusual qualifying session for IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge teams at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.  Officials declared mixed conditions, meaning that teams could qualify on either wet or dry tires.  However, the conditions differed between the two sessions. It forced IMSA to use Section 40.2.11 of the IMSA Sporting …

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Entry List: Michelin Pilot Challenge Roar Before the 24

2018 Daytona CTSC Damien Faulkner Car Phil Allaway

(Photo: Phil Allaway)

This weekend’s Roar Before the 24 will be the first official weekend for the newly-renamed Michelin Pilot Challenge (formerly known as the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge).  There are a lot of changes for the 2019 season, the most obvious being the series name and the fact that everyone will race on Michelin tires.  40 teams …

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HART Reconstitutes Itself, Announces 2018 Endurance Schedule

2016 Watkins Glen CTSC Ryan Eversley Car Phil Allaway

(Photo: Phil Allaway)

On Thursday, the Honda of America Racing Team (HART) announced that they will return to the track as a team in 2018.  They will compete in the four Tequila Patron North American Endurance Cup races with one Acura NSX GT3.  Ryan Eversley will return to the team, along with longtime driver Chad Gilsinger.  The remaining …

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Multimatic Takes Overall CTSC Pole, MINI Earns 1-2 in ST

2015 Lime Rock CTSC Billy Johnson car Credit Phil Allaway

(Credit: Phil Allaway, Frontstretch)

Changeable conditions descended upon Watkins Glen International on Friday afternoon.  After the first practice session for IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship teams, a quick moving rain shower blew over the 3.4-mile road course.  It only rained on the property for about 30 minutes, but that was more than enough time for the track to get wet. …

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