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Pace Laps: Chase Elliott’s History in the Making

2018 Cup Watkins Glen Chase Elliott Bill Elliott Victory Lane Hug NASCAR via Getty Images

(Photo: NASCAR via Getty Images)

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series: A History-Making Moment For Chase Elliott Finally. It’s not a surprise to me that the second Chase Elliott hit Victory Lane, his first Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series win in the books, the first answer to how he felt was “relief.” After two-plus years of criticism, when turned into now as Elliott held off …

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Entry List: Road America 120

2018 Watkins Glen CTSC Ty Majeski Car Phil Allaway

(Photo: Phil Allaway)

36 teams are entered in Saturday’s Road America 120 for the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge.  The race is scheduled to go for two hours, but last year’s race was shortened due to lightning. The headlining Grand Sport has 25 entries, up from 20 at Lime Rock.  In that group are quite a few changes. …

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Andrew Davis Quickest in Daytona CTSC Practice No. 1

2018 Daytona CTSC Andrew Davis Car Phil Allaway

(Photo: Phil Allaway)

On Wednesday afternoon, the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge team took on Daytona International Speedway’s 3.56-mile road course for the first of two scheduled practice sessions.  While others struggled at times, GMG Racing’s Andrew Davis got his new Audi R8 LMS GT4 up to speed quickly.  19 minutes into the one hour session, Davis turned …

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Entry List: Lime Rock Park 120

2016 Lime Rock CTSC Chad McCumbee Car Credit Phil Allaway

(Photo: Phil Allaway)

For the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge, 31 cars are currently entered in Saturday’s two-hour race at Lime Rock Park.  There have been a few changes in both classes for this week. Originally, the entry list was at 33, but TeamTGM has elected to withdraw.  Team owner/driver Ted Giovanis was involved in a practice crash …

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Bodymotion Racing Wins BMW Endurance Challenge at Daytona

2017 Daytona CTSC Trent Hindman Car Credit Phil Allaway

(Photo: Phil Allaway)

Friday afternoon saw the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge begin their season with the first of two four-hour races on the schedule.  Dean Martin was the surprise pole sitter for KohR Motorsports, but it was one of the strongest teams from 2016 that took home the spoils. Despite qualifying 15th in class and dropping to …

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TRG Returns to CTSC With Aston Martin

2014 Lime Rock CTSC Santiago Creel Car Credit Phil Allaway

(Credit: Phil Allaway)

After spending some time away, The Racers Group is jumping headlong back into IMSA competition.  On Wednesday, TRG announced that in addition to their full-time Porsche 911 GT3 R in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, the team will enter an Aston Martin Vantage GT4 in the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge’s (CTSC) Grand Sport (GS) class …

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