Archive for January, 2016

Walt’s Weekly – 01/31/2016

Walt’s Weekly – 01/31/2016

News, Walt's Words, Weathertech Sportscar Championship January 31, 2016 at 11:53 pm

Today was the end of the start of the new season for the IMSA Weather Tech SportsCar Championship with the Rolex 24 hours of Daytona.  Finally the Daytona International Speedway for the last 2 1/2 years remodel of the grandstands has been completed.  I will bring more information on thisRead More

Magnus Racing Video

Magnus Racing Video

News January 30, 2016 at 2:00 am

This was tweeted by Andy Lally and Magnus Racing. Definitely a great job and if you would like to see this video, I am including the video on you tube. Magnus Racing Video I hope you all enjoy it.  I think they have all the pieces to do well. Don’tRead More

Risi Competizione has Successful Shakedown

Risi Competizione has Successful Shakedown

News, Weathertech Sportscar Championship January 23, 2016 at 9:35 pm

RISI COMPETIZIONE HAS SUCCESSFUL SHAKEDOWN THIS WEEK WITH NEW FERRARI 488 AT FIORANO CIRCUIT IN ITALY Giuseppe Risi stands next to his new Risi Competizione Ferrari 488 GTLM Houston, Texas (January 21, 2016)…Risi Competizione has reported a successful shakedown of their new Ferrari F488 GTLM at the Fiorano Circuit inRead More

Riley & Gas Monkey Garage for Rolex 24

Riley & Gas Monkey Garage for Rolex 24

News, Weathertech Sportscar Championship January 23, 2016 at 9:34 pm

Eye-Catching Livery on No. 33 ViperExchange.com Riley Motorsports Dodge Viper GT3-R Promotes New Gas Monkey Garage Energy Drink and More DALLAS (January 21, 2016) – Viper Exchange and Gas Monkey Garage announced today a partnership that will see the No. 33 ViperExchange.com Riley Motorsports Dodge Viper GT3-R carry an eye-catching GasRead More

Walt’s Weekly 01-24-2016

Walt’s Weekly 01-24-2016

News, Walt's Words January 23, 2016 at 9:31 pm

This Sunday is the big football day for the AFC and NFC Championship games.  The culmination of the season for some teams, while it is the end for others.  The final 4 teams will come down to the two for the 50th Super bowl game in two weeks.  In theRead More

Walt’s weekly  01-17-2016

Walt’s weekly 01-17-2016

Walt's Words January 17, 2016 at 5:31 pm

This week is a slow week with the Detroit International Auto Show, January 16 – January24. With new car introductions and concept cars here are some pictures.  First, The Fisker Force 1, designed by Henrik fisker, previously from Aston Martin DB9, BMW Z8, 10 cylinder-8.4 liter, starting at $285,000. Then the 2017 Lincoln Continental,Read More

Porsche Weekly 01-11-2016

Porsche Weekly 01-11-2016

Weathertech Sportscar Championship January 12, 2016 at 12:41 am

                                                                 With the help of Porsche, I will be posting a weekly update for those who chose to follow this marque. Hopefully I can do the same with other marques in the future. North America the Focus of Porsche Factory GT Racing In 2016 In 2016, Porsche’s sole full factoryRead More

Walt’s Weekly 1-10-2016

Walt's Words January 11, 2016 at 2:04 am

This weekend was the Roar at Daytona, January 8,9,10, the test days for the 24 hours of Daytona on January 30th.  All the new teams, drivers and race cars get together for the start of the 2016 season of the WeatherTech Sportscar Championship with IMSA. With new cars in theRead More

WeatherTech Racing Daytona Drivers

WeatherTech Racing Daytona Drivers

News, Weathertech Sportscar Championship January 2, 2016 at 3:06 am

  WeatherTech Racing to Run MacNeil, MacNeil, Keen, van Gisbergen and Jeanette at Rolex 24   TAVARES, Fla. (Dec. 11, 2015) – Cooper MacNeil, David MacNeil, Leh Keen, Shan van Gisbergen and Gunnar Jeanette will be piloting the No. 22 WeatherTech Racing Porsche at the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship 50thRead More

Heart of Racing at 24 hours Daytona

Heart of Racing at 24 hours Daytona

News, Weathertech Sportscar Championship January 2, 2016 at 2:08 am

  The Heart of Racing to Run James, Farnbacher, Riberas and Henzler at Daytona TAVERES, Fla. (Dec. 17, 2015) – The Heart of Racing will run drivers Mario Farnbacher (Germany), Ian James (Phoenix), Alex Riberas (Spain) and Wolf Henzler (Germany) in the 50th running of the Rolex 24 Hour AtRead More