Thorne and Baldwin win the battle, O'Connell and Aschenbach win the war.
The 25th Anniversary of the championship, sees the series head to Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, Ala.
The second round of 2014 Pirelli World Challenge season at Long Beach saw Johhny O'Connell, Nic Jonsson, and Michael Mills emerge victorious.
Takes first of two races this weekend
Winchester, Francis Jr. earn Touring Car and Touring Car B-Spec poles at Circuit of The Americas
It was an exciting day at Barber Motorsports Park and the Pirelli World Challenge drivers did not disappoint.
Pirelli World Challenge is in action this weekend in Napa Valley, California with Jack Baldwin leading in the GTS Drivers' Championship
Aschenbach posts Blackdog Speed Shop’s first Pirelli World Challenge GTS win at Long Beach
Drivers O'Connell and Pilgrim second and third in points
GM to have Chevrolet trucks and Cadillac cars on board as the official vehicles for the 2014 event, taking place March 28-30.
Pirelli World Challenge set to take on Long Beach
Johnny O’Connell took the GT victory in Austin, Texas while Lawson Aschenbach grabbed the GTS victory. Ryan Winchester was the overall victor in the Touring Car class while Ernie Francis Jr won in the Touring Car B-Spec class.
In the first race of the weekend at Lime Rock Park, Mike Skeen won the GT Pirelli World Challenge race and Lawson Aschenbach took the honors in the GTS class.
Andy Pilgrim took the GT win in his Cadillac CTS-V.R while Brandon Davis earned the GTS victory in the new TRG-Aston Martin.
Pirelli World Challenge was at Lime Rock Park this past weekend, and now the teams and their drivers are preparing for the Toronto Exhibition Place race on the streets in the Canadian city for the first time since 2010.
O'Connell and Pilgrim netted Cadillac Racing its first 1-2 finish of the season. Baldwin earned his third victory this year in his Porsche Cayman.
Johnny O'Connell (GT) and Jack Baldwin (GTS) took the Motul pole positions for the GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma
Round 8 of the GT and GTS Pirelli World Challenge has begun with qualifying for the Cadillac Grand Prix of Lime Rock Park.
Randy Pobst: "The Volvo looked like it had a beard or grass skirt on it..."
The pole winners for Saturday’s Pirelli World Challenge race at Belle Isle were Johnny O’Connell in his GT Cadillac V-Series Challenge and Mark Wilkins took the GTS pole - first one this year for the Kia Optima. , in the No. 38 Kia Motors America...
Pilgrim fourth and O'Connell fifth.
O’Connell can repeat his 2012 GT class sweep in Detroit on Sunday. In GTS, Wilkins also led flag-to-flag for his victory on the Belle Isle street circuit.
O'Connell must win to retain GT title
O'Connell, driving the No. 3 Cadillac Racing Cadillac CTS-V.R will start on pole in GT . Aschenbach, in the No. 10 Blackdog Speed Shop Chevrolet Camaro set a new lap record for the GTS class on the street circuit in Toronto.
James Sofronas: “We’re not walking away with the point lead, but we made big gains this weekend.”