A blog from ALMS President and CEO Scott Atherton.
Alex Job sat down with Endurance-Info's Laurent Mercier for an insight into the team's present and future in the newly merged championship for 2014 - the Tudor United SportsCar Championship.
Following their win two weeks ago in Canada, Jeroen Bleekemolen (Monte Carlo) and Cooper MacNeil (Hinsdale, Ill) are tied for first place in GTC driver points with 77.
Daytona International Speedway is the home of "The Great American Race" - the DAYTONA 500.
This is the second in a series of announcements providing details about the rules and regulations for the inaugural United SportsCar Racing season in 2014.
The Grand Am GX class cars will be folded into the GT-Daytona class, bringing more competition to the four classes that will compete in the new United Sports Car Series.
United SportsCar Racing will make its debut in 2014 as the result of the merger between the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón and the GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series.
Sharp recaps 2013 season; Looks forward to 2014.
Incident-marred qualifying sessions have teams scrambling to prepare back-in-the-pack starting spots potential roadblocks to podiums.
Wayne Taylor took his sons to the endurance classic for the first time in 2001, when Ricky was 11 and Jordan 10.
Back in 2000, the Viper GTS-R was the best sports car in the world. Last year in August, the Viper made its in return to the sportscar stage at the ALMS race in Mid-Ohio and now they are making their return to the 24 Hours of Le Mans.
Teams and drivers who have never raced in the 24 Hours of Le Mans must participate and complete a minimum of 10 laps at the test.
Manufacturers from Audi, BMW, Mercedes to Nissan, Honda and Toyota all onboard.
United SportsCar Racing series will include DeltaWing alongside DP, P2.
This Strategic Alliance will lead to a close collaboration between the ACO and United SportsCar Racing to promote, develop and reinforce endurance racing in North America.
Last year when GRAND-AM and ALMS developed the initial plan to unite the two top North American sportscar series, they knew that the logo and brand name had to be marketable plus please their fans.
Grand-Am and ALMS will be one series in 2014 under their newly announce series name.