|DOMINANT SEASON LANDS IMSA SPORTS CAR CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE FOR BILLY JOHNSON, SCOTT MAXWELL AND FORD SHELBY GT350R-C|
|◾Ford Shelby GT350R-C earns six race wins and six poles en route to its first racing championship, thanks to a dominant performance by drivers Billy Johnson and Scott Maxwell and team Multimatic
◾The team clinched three Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge titles on Friday – the drivers,' team and manufacturers' championships
◾Ford executives will accept the manufacturers trophy at the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge banquet after the race
BRASELTON, Ga., Sept. 30, 2016 – Ford S...[Read more...]|
|FORD SHELBY GT350, GT350R MUSTANG NAMED AUTOMOBILE MAGAZINE ALL-STAR|
|DEARBORN, Mich., March 22, 2016 – With scoring criteria including style, class, importance and desirability, it's no wonder editors chose the 526-horsepower Shelby GT350® and Shelby® GT350R Mustang as an Automobile Magazine All-Star winner for 2016.
'The GT350R has a very 'mean American' feel but balances that with a very good chassis,' said Automobile's Marc Noordeloos. He called Shelby Mustang a classic pony car, but one with 'excellent dynamics.' Of 25 vehicles evaluated, only seven...[Read more...]|
|Ford Shelby GT350R-C Wins SportsCar Challenge Race at Daytona|
|•Billy Johnson, Scott Maxwell win season-opener with Ford Shelby GT350R-C
•Ford Shelby GT350R-C sweeps p1-2 as Compass360 Racing finishes p2 in their first race with Ford
•It's Johnson and Maxwell's second win and third podium in the Ford Shelby GT350R-C since the car debuted at Watkins Glen in 2015
DAYTONA, Fla., Jan. 29, 2016 – Billy Johnson and Scott Maxwell drove the Ford Shelby GT350R-C to its first win at Daytona International Speedway on Friday in the Continental Tire SportsCa...[Read more...]|
|FORD SHELBY GT350 AND GT350R MUSTANG NAMED TO THE CAR AND DRIVER 2016 10BEST LIST|
|Car and Driver magazine has named the Shelby® GT350 and GT350R Mustang to its 2016 10Best list, which recognizes the best new cars available in the United States for under $80,000. This marks the 10th time a version of Ford's pony car has been named to the prestigious list.
One of the most iconic performance nameplates of all times, the all-new Shelby GT350 and GT350R are the most track-capable, street-legal Mustangs ever – all-day track cars that can tackle the most challenging roads. Shelb...[Read more...]|
|HISPANIC MOTOR PRESS AWARDS FORD FIESTA AND FORD SHELBY GT350 MUSTANG AMONG ITS BEST CARS FOR 2016|
|LOS ANGELES, Nov. 17, 2015 – Two Ford vehicles earned honors in the sixth annual Hispanic Motor Press Awards Best Cars of 2016 – Fiesta and Shelby® GT350 Mustang.
Ford Fiesta, with its high-tech features, fun-to-drive personality and great efficiency came out on top in the subcompact category. Ford Shelby GT350 – the most track-capable, race-ready Mustang ever – received top honors among American muscle cars.
Each year, Hispanic Motor Press considers about 100 vehicles in more than...[Read more...]|
|54TH ROLEX 24 AT DAYTONA: NEW CARS, NEW LOOK, NEW WEEKEND IN 2016|
| ||◾FIA GT3 Spec Cars To Make TUDOR Championship Debut In GTD Class
◾First Event For Completed DAYTONA Rising Project
◾Patrón Endurance Cup Opener Scheduled for Jan. 30-31, 2016
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (March 5, 2015) – A new era for GT class racing in the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship will debut alongside a new state-of-the-art motorsports stadium at Daytona International Speedway, adding to the excitement and fan experience of the 54th Rolex 24 At Daytona scheduled for Jan. 30-31, 2...[Read more...]|
|TUDOR CHAMPIONSHIP, IMSA STEP INTO SEMA SHOW SPOTLIGHT|
| ||• Strong Presence At Premier Automotive Specialty Products Trade Show
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Nov. 4, 2014) – The International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) and the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship will be well represented throughout this week's annual Specialty Equipment Marketing Association (SEMA) Show in Las Vegas.
Held at the Las Vegas Convention Center, the SEMA Show is the premier automotive specialty products trade event in the world. Each year more than 100,000 in...[Read more...]
|PROTOTYPE CHALLENGE ADDED TO 2015 CHEVROLET DETROIT BELLE ISLE GRAND PRIX|
| ||• Virginia International Raceway Maintains Spotlight On GT Le Mans, GT Daytona|
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Oct. 31, 2014) – The TUDOR United SportsCar Championship Prototype Challenge (PC) class will compete for the first time on Detroit's Raceway at Belle Isle in a 2015 schedule adjustment announced today by International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) officials.
PC will race alongside the Prototype (P) and GT Daytona (GTD) classes in the 100-minute Chevrolet Sports Car Classic pr...[Read more...]
|VP RACING FUELS NAMED OFFICIAL FUEL PROVIDER OF IMSA|
| ||◾Multiple green fuel formulations to be utilized across multiple series
DAYTONA BEACH, Florida (Dec. 12, 2013) – The International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) today named VP Racing Fuels the Official Fuel Provider and a Proud Partner of IMSA and the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship as well as Official Fuel Supplier of the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge and the Cooper Tires Prototype Lites Powered by Mazda in 2014.
VP Racing Fuels, Inc., based in Elmendorf, Texas, also w...[Read more...]|
|IMSA ANNOUNCES 2014 TUDOR UNITED SPORTSCAR CHAMPIONSHIP SCHEDULE|
| ||◾12-Event Inaugural Season Will Showcase New Series At Premium Venues
◾Attractive Lineup Reflects Cooperative Spirit Of Rolex Series, ALMS Merger
◾Preseason Test Sessions Scheduled For November At Sebring And Daytona
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Sept. 20, 2013) – Continuing its commitment to revolutionize sports car racing in North America, the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) today announced a 12-race schedule for the 2014 debut season of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship...[Read more...]|