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Kyle Marcelli Quickest in Mid-Ohio Pilot Challenge Practice

(Photo: Courtesy of IMSA)

Friday saw KohR Motorsports’ Kyle Marcelli fastest overall in IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge practice at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.  Marcelli’s turned in a lap during the afternoon practice session at 92.946 mph. Practice No. 1 Pilot Challenge teams were on-track bright and early Friday morning at Mid-Ohio.  Defending race winners Archangel Motorsport (racing last …

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Sebastian Priaulx Fastest Overall in Road Atlanta Pilot Challenge Practice; Fire Strikes Motorsports In Action

(Photo: Courtesy of IMSA)

Multimatic Motorsports’ Sebastian Priaulx was fastest overall in IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge practice Friday (Sep. 4) at Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta.  During the afternoon practice session, Priaulx turned in a lap at 104.898 mph. Practice No. 1 Early on, the man to beat on track was Motorsports In Action’s Corey Lewis.  Lewis was fastest early …

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Racers Edge Motorsports, DXDT Racing Split GT World Challenge America at VIR

(Photo: Gavin Baker Photography)

At VIRginia International Raceway this past weekend, Racers Edge Motorsports’ Acuras were the class of the field.  However, two separate issues with pit stops prevented them from sweeping the weekend.  They could only muster a split in the two GT World Challenge America powered by AWS rounds this past weekend with DXDT Racing that restarted …

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Kyle Marcelli, Akhil Rabindra Top Michelin Raceway Pilot Challenge Practice

(Photo: Phil Allaway)

KohR Motorsports’ Kyle Marcelli was fastest overall in the first two IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge practice sessions Thursday (Oct. 10) at Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta.  Marcelli’s lap at 106.734 mph is an unofficial track record. Practice No. 1 The first practice of the day began at 8:45 a.m. local time under cloudy skies.  These conditions …

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K-PAX Racing Wins Blancpain GT America Race No. 2 at CTMP

(Photo: K-PAX Racing)

K-PAX Racing’s Àlvaro Parente and Andy Soucek took advantage of a rarely-used pit rule in order to keep themselves in front of R. Ferri Motorsports’ Miguel Molina.  From there, the No. 9 Bentley held on for their second win of 2019. “No, I wasn’t looking in the mirror,” Soucek said after the race when asked …

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K-PAX Racing Wins VIR Blancpain GT Race No. 1

(Photo: Phil Allaway)

K-PAX Racing’s Àlvaro Parente and Andy Soucek dominated much of the first Blancpain GT World Challenge America race of the weekend Saturday (April 27) at VIRginia International Raceway.  Parente led easily from the pole, while Soucek induced Wright Motorsports’ Scott Hargrove into a costly mistake to hold on to claim victory. “We had a great …

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R. Ferri Motorsports Claims COTA Blancpain GT World Challenge America Race No. 2

(Photo: WC Vision)

On Sunday (March 3), R. Ferri Motorsports’ Toni Vilander was able to take the lead on Lap 2 from pole sitter Kyle Marcelli.  From there, Vilander and teammate Miguel Molina were able to keep K-PAX Racing’s Andy Soucek at bay to win Blancpain GT World Challenge America Race No. 2 at Circuit of the Americas. …

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ANSA Motorsports, KohR Motorsports Claim Encore Class Victories

(Photo: Phil Allaway)

ANSA Motorsports’ Roman DeAngelis and Kyle Kirkwood claimed overall victory in the IMSA Michelin SportsCar Encore Sunday (Nov. 11) at Sebring International Raceway.  For DeAngelis, it is his second win of the year in LMP3 equipment after winning the IMSA Prototype Challenge presented by Mazda season opener at Daytona in January.  For Kirkwood, it is …

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Patrick Pilet Fastest Overall in Northeast Grand Prix Practice

(Photo: Phil Allaway)

Porsche GT Team’s Patrick Pilet was fastest overall in IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship practice Friday (July 20) at Lime Rock Park.  Pilet’s lap of 105.256 mph is not a class record, but it was significantly quicker than the pack. Practice No. 1 In the morning session, Ford Chip Ganassi Racing IMSA’s Dirk Müller was fastest …

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Kyle Marcelli, Nate Stacy Snag 3rd Win of 2018 in CTMP 120

(Photo: Phil Allaway)

KohR Motorsports’ Kyle Marcelli and Nate Stacy gambled on fuel Saturday (July 7) in their Ford Mustang GT4.  The gamble paid off as the duo claimed their third IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge victory of the season in the Canadian Tire Motorsports Park 120.  The victory also gives Marcelli and Stacy the points lead. To …

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