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Walt’s Words – 9/27/2016 at Road Atlanta’s Petit Le Mans

News, Weathertech Sportscar Championship September 28, 2016 at 8:23 am

Here we are again at the end of another racing season Summer is gone and autumn has arrived with the dropping of leaves and acorns. On my way to the last race of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship at Road Atlanta, the Petit Le mans.  A 10 hour race  atRead More

Walt’s Words – Sept 16, 2016 New Porsche RSR for 2017!

News, Walt's Words September 17, 2016 at 10:09 am

The end of the season for many series is coming fast.  Today we see the IMSA Weathertech Sportscar Championship at COTA in Austin Texas along with the World Endurance Championship with the Porsche, Audi and Toyota LMP1 cars. The silly season sees the changes for 2017 as many teams are changingRead More

Team TGM have Tough Race at COTA Texas CTSC race

Team TGM have Tough Race at COTA Texas CTSC race

News September 17, 2016 at 9:55 am

 Even though there are two long straightaways, some 20 corners and a remarkable stadium tunnel that marks the front stretch, the signature segment of the 3.4-mile Circuit of the Americas road course is its long uphill run into Turn 1. Unfortunately, for TeamTGM Turn 1 wasn’t the only uphill climbRead More

Stevenson Motorsport R8 qualify 2nd at COTA

Stevenson Motorsport R8 qualify 2nd at COTA

News, Weathertech Sportscar Championship September 17, 2016 at 9:50 am

Front Row Start for Stevenson Motorsports in Texas 2nd and 4th on Circuit of the Americas Grid Austin, Texas (16 September 2016) – Looking to deliver more podiums for Audi and continue to generate more championship momentum in the closing stages of the 2016 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, Stevenson MotorsportsRead More

Michael Shank Racing ready for COTA and 2017 with Acura NSX

Michael Shank Racing ready for COTA and 2017 with Acura NSX

News, Weathertech Sportscar Championship September 17, 2016 at 9:43 am

Michael Shank Racing with Curb/Agajanian Ready to Race Forward at COTA Pataskala, Ohio (16 September 2016) – With “heat” being the word of the weekend, Michael Shank Racing with Curb/Agajanian is ready to race forward in the penultimate round of the 2016 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship on Saturday. The Ohio-based team,Read More

Audi takes front row at COTA  World Endurance Championship

Audi takes front row at COTA World Endurance Championship

World Endurance Championship September 17, 2016 at 9:36 am

Marcel Fässler/André Lotterer in number 7 Audi R18 on pole position Number 8 sister car completes good performance Audi in front in all practice and qualifying sessions at Austin so far For the fourth time this year and for the third time in succession Audi has achieved the best startingRead More

Ed Brown’s Response to WeatherTech Porsche Quitting

Ed Brown’s Response to WeatherTech Porsche Quitting

News, Weathertech Sportscar Championship August 19, 2016 at 2:13 pm

Ed Brown, CEO of Patron Spirits and owner of the Tequila Patron Racing Team, did not take kindly to a SPONSOR TEAM leaving the series it is a title sponsor of. Brown, whose team no longer races FULLTIME in the IMSA series as it now races in the FIA WorldRead More

WeatherTech GTD Porsche quits Racing

WeatherTech GTD Porsche quits Racing

News, Weathertech Sportscar Championship August 19, 2016 at 2:02 pm

8-17-16 WeatherTech Racing to Sit Out Remaining IMSA Season TAVARES, Fla. – WeatherTech Racing will not participate in the remainder of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season. “We have decided to withdrawal the No. 22 WeatherTech Racing Porsche for the remainder of the IMSA season,” Alex Job, team owner, said.Read More

Walt’s Words – Rule Changes for 2017

Walt's Words August 18, 2016 at 12:18 pm

I am changing ‘Walt’s Weekly” to “Walt’s Words” as I usually find it easier to write when I can and not once a week, as you may have noticed. Rule changes for 2017 have come out and still maybe amended but for now this is what has changed for theRead More

Stevenson Motorsports Double Top-10 at Road America

Stevenson Motorsports Double Top-10 at Road America

News, Weathertech Sportscar Championship August 11, 2016 at 8:54 am

Promising Start Yields Double Top-10 for Stevenson Motorsports in Audi Debut at Road America As the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship enters the closing chapters of the 2016 season, Stevenson Motorsports continues to hit their stride with the all-new Audi R8 LMS machinery. Racing at Road America, a track that hasRead More