Both the No. 06 Porsche 911 GT3 RSR and the No. 05 ORECA FLM09 finished second in their classes in the penultimate round of the 2013 season.
A lot of action at the VIRginia International Raceway for both CORE autosport team cars during the GT and the Prototype qualifying sessions.
In post-race technical inspection, an engine component was deemed illegal, resulting in a loss of third-place points for the CORE team and its drivers.
CORE autosport entries qualified fifth in their respective American Le Mans Series classes at Circuit of the Americas
The American Le Mans Series tested today for their first race on the Austin, Texas COTA circuit
After the No. 06 Porsche 911 GT3 RSR fell victim to a multi-car accident at the start, flawless pit stops for the No. 05 ORECA FLM09 helped the car score a runner-up finish.
CORE’s highly anticipated GT program recorded its first ALMS finish in Monterey.
The final result was third in LM P2 class and eighth overall completing a total of 342 laps, a distance of 1,280 miles, at an average speed of 108.59 miles per hour.
Tom Kimber-Smith and Christian Zugel are rejoining the team.
The team will have two Nissan powered Ztyek prototypes in the full FIA WEC championship.
The team is expanding its horizons by entering the ALMS GT class in 2012. Patrick Long and Tom Kimber-Smith have been named as the drivers.
Luhr, Magnussen top ultra-close first practice.
The team has won the first three rounds in 2012, but know Lime Rock is not a sure win.