|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...]|
|Roger Penske Feted as He Receives the IMRRC's Cameron R. Argetsinger Award|
| ||CORNING, N.Y. (July 1, 2016) - A capacity crowd at the Corning Museum of Glass was treated to a celebratory evening of tributes, shout-outs, slide shows and interviews on Thursday as the International Motor Racing Research Center presented the Cameron R. Argetsinger Award to racing icon Roger Penske.
The presenting sponsors of the evening and award were NASCAR, IMSA, International Speedway Corp. and Watkins Glen International. The sell-out event was supported by Sahlen's.
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|LAMBORGHINI AT THE 12 HOURS OF SEBRING: AN ACT OF FORCE FOR THE HURACÁN|
|◾Sixth place for Paul Miller Racing in GTD class
◾Difficult race conditions, over 2 hours and 15 minutes under red flag for heavy rain
◾The Huracán shows top performance and satisfies for reliability
Sant'Agata Bolognese/Sebring, March 20, 2016.
The 64th edition of the 12 Hours of Sebring, second round of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, will be remembered for the difficult weather conditions - 2 hours and 15 minutes of race neutralization for heavy rain - and for very...[Read more...]|
|WESTBROOK LEADS PROTOTYPE, RISI FERRARI FASTEST GTLM IN FINAL PRACTICE BEFORE 52ND ROLEX 24 AT DAYTONA|
| ||◾Bird Flies In Final PC Practice, Valverde Pilots No. 556 Ferrari To GTD Lead
◾Grand Marshal David Hobbs Enjoys Revival Of Sports Car Racing's Glory Days
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 24, 2014) – Local race fans will have no problem finding a car to cheer for in Saturday's 52nd Rolex 24 At Daytona. After qualifying second on Thursday, Spirit of Daytona Racing driver Richard Westbrook was fastest in Friday's final practice before the debut of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship and the...[Read more...]|
|RRDC VOTES IN 37 NEW MEMBERS FOR 2013|
| ||HILLIARD, Ohio (Nov. 7, 2013) - Thirty-seven race-car drivers and motorsports professionals have been voted into the Road Racing Drivers Club in 2013. The group includes 13 Regular Members from the open-wheel and sports-car racing ranks, 20 Associate Members and four Honorary Members. The current roster of RRDC members now numbers 440. Voting was held among all current RRDC members.
'This year's crop of new Regular Members truly represents the spirit of the RRDC, as each driver has de...[Read more...]|