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Corvette Racing team manager Ben Johnson says the American brand's new mid-engined C8.R is more "on balance" with its rivals in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.
Toyota has ruled out building a FIA World Endurance Championship contender to LMDh rules even though it could be left as the only major manufacturer running an LM Hypercar.
Seven-time NASCAR Cup champion Jimmie Johnson, who is attending NTT IndyCar Series Spring Training at Circuit of The Americas, has reiterated that retiring from stock cars at the end of this year will open up possibilities to explore other forms of racing.
Ferrari is evaluating an entry into the new LMDh global prototype category announced last month, but has stressed that it needs to be able to build its own monocoque.
Former Formula 1 driver and IMSA ace Felipe Nasr is set to run a partial IndyCar program at Carlin-Chevrolet this year, sharing the seat with Sergio Sette Camara.
Franck Perera is once again doing what he loves – racing cars for a living. There was once a time when he got to within touching distance of Formula 1, and although that didn’t work out, he had a second chance in IndyCar. But the global financial crash, and Toyota pulling out of F1 and withdrawing its backing, sent not only his career into a spiral, but his mental health too.
Endurance racing legend Tom Kristensen will act as Grand Marshal for March's Sebring 12 Hours and the FIA World Endurance Championship race that will take place on the same weekend.
Porsche says the double podium finish it achieved in the Rolex 24 at Daytona removed any doubts that had surfaced about the competitiveness of its new 911 RSR-19.
Mazda says the announcement of the new IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship/FIA World Endurance Championship LMDh division presents a “cool opportunity” to return to the Le Mans 24 Hours.
Lamborghini chiefs are monitoring the development of common rules across the FIA World Endurance Championship and IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, labeling it a “super-exciting opportunity” and a “game changer” for the sport.
Sportscar fans have been dreaming of the same cars being able to fight for victory at Le Mans and Daytona for a long time. Such a scenario got a step closer to reality last week, but unfortunately it may be a vision - and nothing more - for some years yet
Mazda ace Oliver Jarvis has described the marque’s second-place finish in the Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona "like a victory" as both RT24-Ps were classified in the top six.
The straightline performance of the Risi Competizione Ferrari 488 GTE in the Rolex 24 at Daytona was so poor that it was a struggle to pass GT Daytona traffic, claims Davide Rigon.
Supercars star Chaz Mostert says victory in the Rolex 24 at Daytona for BMW was as good as his victory in the Bathurst 1000.
Kyle Busch says he “had a lot of fun” on his Rolex 24 at Daytona debut, but says he wants to evaluate the weekend before committing to a return to the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar ranks in future.
Former Asian Le Mans champion Harrison Newey says he’s hoping that his triumph in the LMP2 class of the Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona will lead to further opportunities in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.
Winning Rolex 24 at Daytona team owner Wayne Taylor believes back-to-back success in the American sportscar classic proves his squad is worthy of taking a manufacturer-backed program to the Le Mans 24 Hours in future.
After a strong race debut for the new mid-engined Corvette C8.R in the Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona resulted in a fourth place, star driver Antonio Garcia said he expects the car to visit victory lane soon.
Rolex 24 at Daytona GT Daytona class-winning team boss Paul Miller says he’s “just about to break in half” after scoring his first win, and Lamborghini’s third successive victory, in the Floridian sportscar classic.
Ryan Briscoe, Renger van der Zande, Scott Dixon and Kamui Kobayashi have scored the third Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona win for Wayne Taylor Racing’s Cadillac DPi-V.R in four years, while BMW won the GTLM class for a second straight year.