FIA GT3 cars being allowed to run in United Sports Car Racing should boost numbers in the new GT-Daytona class.
Michael Shank, owner of the No. 60 Ford Riley: We are as surprised about this as anyone.
Third-placed No. 60 Team in GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series fined and penalized. Penalties will change the team, drivers and manufacturer standings.
Hans Werner Aufrecht: “We have agreed upon the goal that in 2017, all manufacturers will be racing to absolutely identical regulations."
AJ Allmendinger lost his ride last year due to failing the NASCAR random drug test. He ended up in the NASCAR Road to Recovery and made his return to racing. Now it appears his former team boss will give him a shot in an IndyCar.
The "Thrill from Westhill" Paul Tracy is speaking with a team about running a Daytona Prototype before the year is out and on into the future.
The AF Waltrip Ferrari 458 GT will be piloted by Waltrip, Kauffman, Aguas and NASCAR Cup regular Bowyer.
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.
Daytona Prototype and Prototype 2 top the initial class structure in 2014 under what will be the new sportscar series of the future. Also mentioned was the Prototype Challenge class plus the GT classes, of course, and the DeltaWing.
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.
Daytona International Speedway and ISC will break ground on their renovations after the checkered flag drops on the July 4th weekend. First race in 2014 will be the 24 Hours sportscar race before the start of NASCAR Speedweeks.
Hugues de Chaunac, President of Groupe ORECA's statement on the recent announcement by the GRAND-AM Road Racing and the American Le Mans Series regarding the unification of the two North American sports car series.
Manufacturers from Audi, BMW, Mercedes to Nissan, Honda and Toyota all onboard.
Al Carter & Hugh Plumb announce their 2013 Rolex 24 program with Magnus Racing and “The B+ Foundation Challenge”
The second place No. 30 MOMO/NGT Motorsport Porsche suffered severe damage to the left front. Kuba Giermaziak was driving at the time.
Shank has moved on from open-wheel car ownership but will be targeting plans for an opportunity at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the 500.
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.
Shank believes that an appeal would not change the outcome of the penalty on the No. 60 Michael Shank Racing Ford-Riley. The infraction was based on how the motor was set up for the testing process. He hopes this process will be improved.
F1, IZOD IndyCar Series veteran to compete for Doran Racing in Brickyard Grand Prix
United SportsCar Racing series will include DeltaWing alongside DP, P2.