IMSA: 42-Car Field Set to Tackle Continental Monterey Grand Prix at Laguna Seca

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MONTEREY, Calif. — official series release — Photo courtesy of IMSA — The International Motor Sports Ass’n released a 42-car entry for the Continental Monterey Grand Prix powered by Mazda at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca on Sunday, May 1. Round four of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. features a pair of two-hour races on the challenging and scenic 2.238-mile circuit. …

IMSA: Laguna Seca’s Continental Monterey Grand Prix Returns to Dual-Race Format in 2016

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – official series release — Scott LePage/LAT photo courtesy of IMSA — The IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship will return to dual races in the Continental Monterey Grand Prix powered by Mazda on May 1 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. With an anticipated entry in excess of 40 cars across the four WeatherTech Championship classes, the series again will …

IMSA: Tickets On Sale For Laguna Seca Sports Car Stop; Marks Only West Coast Visit Of 2015

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MONTEREY, Calif. — official track release — DMT Imaging photo — The Roar Before the Rolex 24 is just 23 days away and signals the start of the second year of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship season. The year gets underway to a fast start on the East coast in Daytona and Sebring before heading to Long Beach and Monterey …

CTSCC: Doran Racing Finishes Fifth and Sixth Saturday at Laguna Seca

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May 5, 2014 — team release — Codis, Inc. photo — MONTEREY, Calif. — Saturday was a good points-earning day for Doran Racing at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, as its cars finished fifth and sixth in the third round of IMSA’s Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge. After two hours and 30 minutes of competition, the team’s #14 Nissan NISMO 370Z RC co-driven by Brad Jaeger …

TUSC: Brown and Van Overbeek Take ESM Honda P2 to Victory Lane at Laguna Seca

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May 4, 2014 — official release — Richard Dole/LAT photo — MONTEREY, Calif. – It was a breakthrough win achieved at a breakneck pace, caution-free and milestone-marked. The team of Ed Brown and Johannes van Overbeek tamed a field of Prototypes, co-driving their No. 2 Tequila Patrón HPD ARX-03b/Honda to victory in the Continental Tire Grand Prix of Monterey powered by Mazda …

TUSC: Dane Cameron Leads Turner Motorsport to Thrilling GTD Victory in Monterey

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May 4, 2014 — official release — IMSA photo — MONTEREY, Calif. – A would-be race for second wound up being the battle for the win in the GT Daytona (GTD) class in the Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix powered by Mazda after the GT Daytona class-leading Audi R8 LMS of Spencer Pumpelly ran out of fuel coming out of the famed …

TUSC: Action Express Racing Returns to West Coast for Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix

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April 29, 2014 — team release — AXR photo — DENVER, N.C. – It’s been three weeks since the previous round of IMSA TUDOR United SportsCar Championship competition at Long Beach and Action Express Racing has been busy preparing for the second stop of the West Coast swing at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca this weekend. The event marks Round 4 …

CTSCC: Vance Signs With Compass360 Racing

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(April 3, 2014) — team release — IMSA photo — STOUFFVILLE, Ontario — James Vance will join forces with Compass360 Racing to continue his rookie season in the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge in 2014. Vance, 21, joins the team immediately, with their first race together May 2-3 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in Monterey, Calif. Vance and teammate Jon Miller will …

TUSC: Pickett Racing To Skip Next Two TUDOR Championship Races

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INDIANAPOLIS (March 25, 2014) – MMPR photo — Muscle Milk Pickett Racing has opted to sit out the next two rounds of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship at Long Beach and Laguna Seca to focus on reliability and performance testing with its ORECA Nissan. With the merger of the American Le Mans Series and the GRAND AM Series, Pickett Racing …