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Sat 22 Dec 2007
Alex Job Racing adds Long for Daytona 24

Alex Job Racing adds Long for Daytona 24

Patrick Long added to Ruby Tuesday Championship Racing Team lineup for Rolex 24 at Daytona TAVARES, Fla. (Dec. 20, 2007) -- After piloting the No. 23 Ruby Tuesday Championship Racing Team Porsche-powered Crawford Daytona Prototype for two ...

Grand-Am announces COO and a VP position

Grand-Am announces COO and a VP position

Grand-Am Adds Chief Operating Officer, Vice President To Staff Entering 2008 Season DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 20, 2007) -- Following tremendous expansion since the inception of the Daytona Prototype formula to the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car...

Team Sahlen announce 2008 cars

Team Sahlen announce 2008 cars

Team Sahlen Will Fly Corvette Flag in 2008 The Corvette has a long history in sports car racing, dating back to the 1950's. The Rolex Grand American series has witnessed several of those wins, including an overall victory at the 2001 Rolex 24 ...

TRG's Valentine and Lally season review

TRG's Valentine and Lally season review

Third-Time Was Almost A Charm Petaluma, CA, December 19, 2007 -- When RJ Valentine and Andy Lally re-joined forces with TRG for 2007, they only had one goal: championship. Of course championships are never an easy feat, but with TRG winning ...

Grand-Am announces Daytona 24 hours coverage

Grand-Am announces Daytona 24 hours coverage

SPEED, FOX Sports Team Again To Offer Unprecedented Coverage of the Rolex 24 At Daytona DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (December 19, 2007) -- For the second consecutive year, motorsports fans across the nation will be able to catch Grand-Am Rolex Sports ...

MSR retains technical team for 2008

MSR retains technical team for 2008

(Columbus, OH) 20 December 2007-- Michael Shank Racing will not only enjoy the return of the same full-season driver line up for the 2008 Rolex Sports Car Series season, but the Columbus-based team will also benefit from retaining the same team...

SCC: Bill Auberlen announces 2008 rides

SCC: Bill Auberlen announces 2008 rides

Bill Auberlen will chase at least two championships in 2008, aiming for the top in the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series and KONI Challenge Series. The Redondo Beach, Calif., driver has won two of his six professional auto-racing championships in...

Tue 18 Dec 2007
Autohaus Motorsports Daytona 24 drivers announced

Autohaus Motorsports Daytona 24 drivers announced

Autohaus Motorsports Entering Grand-Am GT for 2008 With Aschenbach, Lewis, Stanton and Papis for Rolex 24 Driver Lineup DELRAY BEACH, Fla. December 17, 2007 -- Autohaus Motorsports officially announced their intent to compete for the 2008 GT...

Sabre Prototype Cars react to DC Williams comments

Sabre Prototype Cars react to DC Williams comments

Retraction demanded DC Williams made a passing comment in his latest article which alluded to a Sabre and Chase merger. That report is absolutely untrue and can be no further from the truth. DC made no contacts with me or my partner, Rob ...

Farnbacher Loles names drivers to Daytona 24 lineup

Farnbacher Loles names drivers to Daytona 24 lineup

Bernhard, Maassen and Bergmeister join Farnbacher Loles for Rolex 24 Upon his return from Porsche's annual banquet in Weissach Germany, Farnbacher Loles Principal Owner Gregory Loles announced the addition of three world-class Porsche drivers to...

Porsche factory aces join Farnbacher Loles for Daytona 24

Porsche factory aces join Farnbacher Loles for Daytona 24

Defending Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series GT Champions Farnbacher Loles have added three Porsche factory aces to its roster of drivers for next month's Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona. Sascha Maassen, Jorg Bergmeister and Timo Bernhard join a host of...

DC's commentary on the DP Gen-2, part 1Headline

DC's commentary on the DP Gen-2, part 1

DP GEN-2, Part 1 Will a flood of Gen-2, 2008 Daytona Prototype photographs flow into the public domain now that photographs of the new "Proto-Auto" DP - resulting from the Tracy Krohn, Multimatic and Lola Cars collaboration - have joined...

Stevenson Motorsports names Daytona 24 lineup

Stevenson Motorsports names Daytona 24 lineup

BryanMark Financial Group And Gunnar Jeannette Join Stevenson Team For The 2008 Rolex 24 Hours Of Daytona BryanMark To Continue Sponsorship Into the 2008 Grand-Am Season With the new Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown ...

Sun 16 Dec 2007
CHAMPCAR/CART: Rahal, Wilson team with MSR for Daytona 24Headline

CHAMPCAR/CART: Rahal, Wilson team with MSR for Daytona 24

Champ Car World Series stars Justin Wilson and Graham Rahal have landed rides with Michael Shank Racing for next month's Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona, the opening round of the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series season. The two open-wheel drivers will...

Sat 15 Dec 2007
Justin Wilson joins MSR for Daytona 24

Justin Wilson joins MSR for Daytona 24

Justin and fellow Champ Car star Graham Rahal will join Mark Patterson and Oswaldo Negri in the No. 60 Michael Shank Racing Ford-powered Riley in the 46th running of the Rolex 24 At Daytona on 26/27 January. "I really like driving with Mark and...

Krohn Racing, Proto-Lola test notes 2007-12-13

Krohn Racing, Proto-Lola test notes 2007-12-13

Proto-Auto Commences Lola Testing for 2008 Season Proto-Auto completed the first Lola Daytona Prototype chassis test for the customer Krohn Racing this week. Representatives from Proto-Auto, Lola Cars and Krohn Racing conducted initial testing...

Eric Curran raced in Thunderhill 25H event

Eric Curran raced in Thunderhill 25H event

Eric Curran 3rd in Class at 25 Hours of Thunderhill SPEED World Challenge and GrandAm winner joins factory MER Mazda MX-5 program for the 25hr event, takes 3rd in class. Easthampton, MA - The versatile Eric Curran added another tough event to...

Michael Shank Racing adds Wilson, Rahal for Daytona 24H

Michael Shank Racing adds Wilson, Rahal for Daytona 24H

Wilson and Rahal join Michael Shank Racing for Rolex 24 Champ Car stand-outs ready to challenge for Rolex glory (Columbus, OH) 13 December 2007--Following up the announcement of Michael Shank Racing's 2008 full Rolex Sports Car Series ...

VIRginia Int'l Raceway on 2008 DP schedule

VIRginia Int'l Raceway on 2008 DP schedule

Rolex Sports Car Series Daytona Prototypes Returning to VIR DANVILLE, VIR. -- Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16 Daytona Prototypes will be running the fourth race of their 2008 season at VIRginia International...

Fri 14 Dec 2007
IRL: Ganassi reveals two-car attack for Daytona 24

IRL: Ganassi reveals two-car attack for Daytona 24

Chip Ganassi Racing announced Monday its driver lineup for next month's Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona, the opening round of the 2008 Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series season. The two-car attack featuring drivers from the team's three racing programs...

Thu 13 Dec 2007
SCC: Compass360 signs Christian Miller

SCC: Compass360 signs Christian Miller

CHRISTIAN MILLER TO DRIVE WITH COMPASS360 Newark, CA -- Christian Miller returns to the KONI Challenge in 2008 after a successful run in 2007. This season, he's driving for Compass360 in their ...

Automatic Racing Daytona test 2007-12-12

Automatic Racing Daytona test 2007-12-12

Automatic Racing Pleased with Results of M6 Testing at Daytona DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- The new Automatic Racing BMW M6 turned its first laps on the race track during testing at Daytona International Speedway throughout Monday and ...

Riley-Matthews Motorsports adds O'Connell for Daytona24

Riley-Matthews Motorsports adds O'Connell for Daytona24

O'Connell joins Riley-Matthews Motorsports for Rolex 24 At Daytona 2001 winner ready for Daytona Prototype debut Daytona Beach, FL (11 December 2007)--Riley-Matthews Motorsports closed out the 2007 Rolex Sports Car Series season with a...

Riley Technologies run special Daytona test

Riley Technologies run special Daytona test

Riley Technologies Hosts Two-Day Test at Daytona for Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Machines DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 11, 2007) -- Riley Technologies has enjoyed a successful run throughout the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown...

Porsche Cup winners 1970 to 2007

Porsche Cup winners 1970 to 2007

<pre> Porsche Cup Winners, 1970 - 2007 1970 Gijs van Lennep (Netherlands) Wihuri 1971 Erwin Kremer (Germany) Kremer 1972 John Fitzpatrick (Great Britain) ...

Porsche Motorsports Night summary

Porsche Motorsports Night summary

FLYING LIZARD MOTORSPORTS' VAN OVERBEEK BECOMES FIFTH U.S. DRIVER TO WIN PORSCHE CUP -- WORLD-WIDE TROPHY FOR MOST SUCCESSFUL PORSCHE PRIVATEER --Patrick Long, Only American Porsche Factory Driver, Named to Penske Racing team for...

Chip Ganassi Racing announces Daytona 24H lineup

Chip Ganassi Racing announces Daytona 24H lineup

Two-Time Defending Rolex 24 At Daytona Champions Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates Returns to Daytona with Eight-Man Roster Ganassi Lineup Represents Six Countries, 12 Series Championships, 133 Wins, Three Indy 500 Championships and Five ...

Drivers earn AARWBA All-American team honors

Drivers earn AARWBA All-American team honors

Grand-Am Rolex Series Drivers Gurney, Fogarty, and Pruett Sweep First Team All-America Honors In Road Racing DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 10, 2007) -- Alex Gurney, Jon Fogarty, Scott Pruett and Max Angelelli battled to the season's final laps for...

Tue 11 Dec 2007
Team Seattle taps Farnbacher Loles for Daytona 24H

Team Seattle taps Farnbacher Loles for Daytona 24H

Team Seattle taps Farnbacher Loles for 2008 Daytona 24 effort For their twelfth and final effort at the Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona, Team Seattle has chosen the defending Rolex GT Class Champions, Farnbacher Loles Racing to run its two-car effort.

2007 hangs while 2008 marches onward

2007 hangs while 2008 marches onward

Computing, Rolex 24 Teams and Testing, MSC F1 JUST DOESN'T COMPUTE Case 1: The International Automobile Federation - Formula One's governing body- through its World Motor Sport Council, in July determined British-based Vodafone McLaren ...

Mon 10 Dec 2007
TRG sign Tim George and Spencer Pumpelly

TRG sign Tim George and Spencer Pumpelly

Tim George and Spencer Pumpelly Sign with TRG for 2008 Rolex GT December 7, 2007- When New York City native Tim George, Jr. decided to try his hand in Motorsports at the age of 24, few would have thought that only three years later he would ...

New Jersey Motorsports Park 2008 schedule

New Jersey Motorsports Park 2008 schedule

New Jersey Motorsports Park Releases Inaugural Race Calendar for 2008 Season Professional Racing Returns to New Jersey at All-New Venue Orlando, FL and Millville, NJ -- December 6, 2007 -- At the annual Performance Racing Industry (PRI)...

BITD: GM celebrates 2007 championships

BITD: GM celebrates 2007 championships

General Motors Scores 21 Racing Championships in 2007 GM Race Teams Complete Successful Season with Drivers and Manufacturers Championships in Stock Car, Road Racing, Drag Racing, Open Wheel and Off-Road Competition DETROIT - General Motors ...

Thu 06 Dec 2007
SCC: New Jersey event confirmed for 2008

SCC: New Jersey event confirmed for 2008

Grand-Am Confirms Labor Day Weekend Events at New Jersey Motorsports Park for 2008 Season DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 6, 2007) -- Grand-Am officials confirmed today a Labor Day weekend feature event at Thunderbolt Raceway at New Jersey...

SCC: APR Motorsports reveals new VW GTI

SCC: APR Motorsports reveals new VW GTI

Pobst, Baas and White to unveil the APR Motorsport 2008 Koni Challenge Sport Touring VW GTI Race Car at PRI Orlando, FL - December 5, 2007 - APR, LLC, the world's leading Volkswagen, Audi and Porsche performance engineering firm, will be ...

Wed 05 Dec 2007
Penske, Taylor join forces for Daytona 24 hour race

Penske, Taylor join forces for Daytona 24 hour race

Wayne Taylor Racing announced Monday that it has formed a partnership with Penske Racing to field a Daytona Prototype in the 2008 Rolex 24 Hours At Daytona on Jan 26-27. Racing superstars Helio Castroneves, Kurt Busch and Ryan Briscoe will pilot...