|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...]|
|RAIN NO PROBLEM FOR LUHR, FRANCHITTI IN QUALIFYING AT AUSTIN|
| ||AUSTIN, Texas (Sept. 20, 2013) – Competitors in the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón had two extra days of testing to learn the new Circuit of The Americas. Friday, that work went down the drain, with official practice and qualifying held in rainy conditions at the 3.4-mile circuit in preparation for Saturday's ALMS round of International Sports Car Weekend presented by Continental Tire.
Lucas Luhr captured his 22nd pole in P1 qualifying, running a lap of two minutes...[Read more...]|
|Magnus Racing Porsche Wins Grand-Am Sports Car Festival, Reclaims GT Points Lead Entering Final Round|
|• Porsche Customer 911 GT3 Cup Cars Finish First, Fourth, Eighth and 11th in Monterey Sports Car Race|
Monterey, Calif.-- Magnus Racing accomplished three major goals today at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca (MRLS). The No. 44 Porsche 911 GT3 Cup entry won its first race of the GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series season, gave Porsche its first 2013 win in the series and recaptured the GT class point lead before the final race of the year. Park Place Motorsports earned fourth and 11th in ...[Read more...]
|Ferrari on the podium at the Daytona 24 Hours|
|Ferrari's adventure in the 51st Daytona 24 Hours ended with one car on the podium and three places in the top ten, at the end of the legendary endurance race held at Florida's Daytona International Speedway.
The long and closely contested race began yesterday afternoon and the 458 Grand AM was taking part in the event for the second time, after last year's debut appearance.
Of the six cars flying the Maranello marque's colours in the United States, the best result came from AIM Autosport...[Read more...]|
|DP Season Championship Hangs in Balance; GT Champions Crowned|
|The track at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca felt more like a boxing ring as the gloves came off for the penultimate race of the 2012 GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series. From the drop of the green flag, through most of the race, teams were in full combat mode as the series championship title remained within grasping reach of several. Spectacular conditions at the track only served to enhance the fan enjoyment of the two hour and 45 minute sprint race for the 10 Daytona Prototypes and 17 Grand Touring ...[Read more...]|