Ricky Taylor1989-08-03 (age 30)
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Acura Team Penske has announced it will go into the 2020 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season with unchanged driver line-ups in both of its cars.
Ricky Taylor beat Acura teammate Juan Pablo Montoya to pole for the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship's Laguna Seca round, as BMW headed GTLM and Paul Miller Racing grabbed GTD honors.
Acura Team Penske’s Ricky Taylor says he was surprised that both his team's cars were able to split the Mazdas in qualifying for this weekend’s Rolex 24 at Daytona.
The 2019 Acura Team Penske liveries that will be carried on the ARX-05 DPi entries have been revealed.
Robert Alon took pole position for the IMSA WeatherTech Sportscar Championship round at Road America on Saturday afternoon.
Although Ricky Taylor believes Acura Team Penske will be “strong favorite” for the 2019 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship title, both he and Helio Castroneves say they can catch Action Express in 2018.
Kamui Kobayashi put the #7 Toyota on top in Saturday morning's Le Mans 24 Hours warm-up session, beating the sister car of Sebastien Buemi by a quarter of a second.
A sensational late lap from Ricky Taylor clinched top spot in the 90-minute opening IMSA practice session in Detroit, but the Action Express Cadillacs prevented an Acura 1-2.
Helio Castroneves and Ricky Taylor led Juan Pablo Montoya and Dane Cameron as Acura Team Penske dominated at Mid-Ohio, while nail-biting class battles brought triumphs for Porsche and 3GT Lexus.
The potential of Acura’s DPi is obvious: cutting-edge design, a strong engine, Penske in charge of operating the cars and an all-star driver lineup. Small wonder, then, that wins are expected sooner rather than later.
Ricky Taylor kept the Penske-Acura team on top with the fastest time in the final practice session for the Sebring 12 Hours on Friday morning.
The Acura Penske team again led the way in second free practice for this weekend's Sebring 12 Hours, the second round of the 2018 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.
Team Penske driver Ricky Taylor believes a clear opportunity was missed to give the new Acura ARX-05 a debut victory in last weekend's Rolex 24 at Daytona.
Joao Barbosa’s #5 Action Express Cadillac held a comfortable lead when a full-course caution flew as the 10th hour of the Rolex 24 at Daytona drew to a close, but Team Penske’s swift pitstops put the Acuras in front.
Dane Cameron says the Penske Acura team is “in great shape” for the Rolex 24 Hours, despite the ARX-05s being around one second slower than the Cadillacs at the Roar Before the 24 test the past three days.
Ricky Taylor says that only the combination of Team Penske and Acura could have lured him away from his father’s Wayne Taylor Racing team, while Wayne and Ricky's brother Jordan agree he had to grab the offer when it came.
Penske has announced that reigning IMSA prototype champion Ricky Taylor will complete its full-time Acura line-up, with IndyCar's Simon Pagenaud and Graham Rahal confirmed as third drivers.
Ricky and Jordan Taylor will start this weekend’s WeatherTech Sportscar Championship race at Road America from pole position for Cadillac, outpacing the rest of the field by over a second.