|BMW JOINS IMSA AS OFFICIAL AUTOMOTIVE PARTNER|
| ||◾Marque To Have Strong Presence In TUDOR Championship GTLM, GTD Classes
◾BMW Performance 200 To Open Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge Season At Daytona
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 22, 2014) – BMW has been named an official automotive partner of the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) and will have a strong presence in this weekend's TUDOR United SportsCar Championship season-opening Rolex 24 At Daytona, in addition to being the title sponsor of Friday's BMW Performance 200, ...[Read more...]|
|IMSA STATEMENT ON THE RETIREMENT OF ALLAN MCNISH|
| ||DAYTONA BEACH, Florida (Dec. 17, 2013) – The following is a statement from Scott Atherton, IMSA President and Chief Operating Officer, on the retirement of legendary sports car endurance driver Allan McNish:
It is hard to put into words the appreciation we all have for the career Allan has had and the role he played in the development of the American Le Mans Series. Allan was one of the first star drivers to emerge and while he had many co-driver partners over the years, he was in a ca...[Read more...]|
|PORSCHE HOSTS SECOND YOUNG DRIVER ACADEMY CLASS AT BARBER MOTORSPORTS PARK|
|Atlanta.Continuing a long Porsche tradition of recognizing and rewarding young driving talent around the world, Porsche Motorsport North America (PMNA) and Porsche Cars North America (PCNA) teamed together to bring that same development strategy to North America through the Porsche Young Driver Academy with excellent results. For the second year, Porsche returned to Barber Motorsports Park on September 15th-16th with a new set of promising drivers to put through its encompassing Young Driver Aca...[Read more...]|
|WORLD ENDURANCE CHAMPIONSHIP, ROUND 1 IN SILVERSTONE, GREAT BRITAIN; RACE DEBUT OF THE NEW PORSCHE 911 RSR|
|At the six hour race on the Silverstone Circuit, which signals the start of the 2013 World Endurance Championship (WEC) season on 14th April, the Porsche 911 RSR celebrates its race debut. Running the campaign on the storied 5.981 kilometre circuit in the British Midlands is the Porsche AG Team Manthey works team with Olaf Manthey at the helm.
The Porsche drivers
Porsche works drivers Joerg Bergmeister (Germany), Patrick Pilet (France) and Timo Bernhard (Germany) take up the GTE-P...[Read more...]|
|Epic Finishes Highlight The American Le Mans Road Race Showcase At Road America|
|Guy Smith and Dyson Racing were on the other end this time around at Road America. A year after missing out by 0.112 seconds to Muscle Milk Racing in the P1 class, Smith delivered victory for Dyson Racing on Saturday in the closest overall finish in the history of the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón - 0.083 seconds.
Despite starting next-to-last on the grid, Smith and Chris Dyson won the four-hour Road America Road Race Showcase in an epic finish. Muscle Milk Pickett Rac...[Read more...]|