|Nissan GTP-ZX Wins Class At Amelia Island|
|AMELIA ISLAND, Fla. – The No. 83 Nissan GTP-ZX Turbo 1988-89 IMSA Championship car that is now part of the Nissan North America Heritage Collection took home the trophy for the Japanese Racing class at the 2017 Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance event last weekend. The 850 horsepower race car was considered the pinnacle of IMSA's golden era of factory racing in the late 1980s and early 1990s. This year's event featured prototype racers from Japan, including a Mazda 767B, Toyota Gurney Eag...[Read more...]|
|Full Squad Of Ford GTs To Compete At 2017 Le Mans 24 Hours|
|◾All four Ford Chip Ganassi Racing Ford GTs to return to Le Mans to defend 2016 class victory
◾23 year-old Brazilian Pipo Derani joins Ford's strong driving squad
◾Scott Dixon, Sébastien Bourdais and Billy Johnson re-join full season drivers for Le Mans campaign
LE MANS, France, Feb. 2, 2017 –The ACO (Automobile Club de l'Ouest) today announced that the full squad of four Ford GTs will compete at the 2017 Le Mans 24 Hours, one year on from the marque's triumphant return to the endura...[Read more...]|
|BMW Team RLL To Start Rolex 24 At Daytona From 10Th And 11Th|
|Daytona. It was a difficult first qualifying session of the 2017 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship (IWSC) for BMW Team RLL in Daytona (USA). In the 15-minute session at the classic 'Daytona International Speedway', Bill Auberlen (USA) qualified tenth for the 24-hour race at the wheel of the number 19 BMW M6 GTLM Art Car, designed by John Baldessari. The experienced BMW driver set a personal best time of 1:44.759.
In the number 24 BMW M6 GTLM, John Edwards (USA) posted a time of ...[Read more...]|
|BMW TO BE FEATURED AT SARATOGA AUTOMOTIVE MUSEUM|
|• BMW History and Heritage on four wheels and two on display from May – November, 2013|
Woodcliff Lake, NJ – March 8, 2013… BMW's rich heritage will be showcased at the Saratoga Automobile Museum in an exhibition called 'BMW – The Ultimate Driving Machine.' The exhibition, which will feature a retrospective of BMW cars and motorcycles, will run from May 6 – November 3, 2013. The array of BMW automobiles will include road cars and race cars, both from the modern era, as well as p...[Read more...]
|American Le Mans Series Kicks Off Mazda Raceway Season|
|Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca kicks off its 55th season with the American Le Mans Monterey, presented by Patrón, an exhilarating six hour endurance race, May 11-12.
Featuring multiple classes of high-tech sports cars competing together, the American Le Mans Series sees constant passing and on-track battles throughout each race. The six hour endurance race takes competitors from daylight, to dusk and into the darkness, pushing drivers' and crews' mental and physical abilities.
The 2011 Americ...[Read more...]|