PWC: GAINSCO/Bob Stallings Racing Bringing New Car to New Class for 2016 Pirelli Season

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DALLAS, Texas – official team release — GAINSCO/BSR photo — GAINSCO/Bob Stallings Racing announced Friday that they will enter the GAINSCO Auto Insurance/McLaren 650S GT3 in the GT category of the 2016 Pirelli World Challenge. “The GAINSCO/Bob Stallings Racing team is fired up about the GT Class at Pirelli World Challenge and this McLaren GT looks like a terrific car for us …

PWC: GAINSCO/Bob Stallings Racing Enters Pirelli World Challenge For 2015 Season

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DALLAS, Texas — official team release — Jerry Markland/Getty Images North America photo — The GAINSCO/Bob Stallings Racing Team announced Wednesday they will compete in the 2015 Pirelli World Challenge season. The famed No. 99 livery will return with GAINSCO Auto Insurance® as the primary sponsor; however, a new “Red Dragon” will be born, as the team enters a Hyundai …

TUSC: GAINSCO/Bob Stallings Racing Suspends Operations for Remainder of 2014 Season

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DALLAS (February 24, 2014) – Jerry Markland/Getty Images photo – Following the accident that saw No. 99 GAINSCO Auto Insurance® Corvette Daytona Prototype driver Memo Gidley suffer severe injuries at this year’s Rolex 24 At Daytona, GAINSCO/Bob Stallings Racings has elected to suspend operations for the balance of the 2014 season. “It is with great regret that we will have to suspend operations …

TUSC: Gidley set to begin recovery after being released from hospital

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (February 6, 2014) – Photo credit Memo Gidley via Facebook – Memo Gidley, driver of the No. 99 GAINSCO/Bob Stallings Racing Corvette Prototype, begins the next chapter in his recovery effort, having been discharged from Halifax Health in Daytona Beach, Fla. on Wednesday night. After undergoing three separate surgeries as a result of an accident in the Rolex 24 …

ROLEX 24: Gidley, Malucelli involved in horrific crash during Rolex 24

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January 26, 2014 — via Associated Press — AP Photo/John Raoux — DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Memo Gidley suffered a broken back and injuries to his left arm and left leg that required surgery after a horrific two-car crash Saturday less than three hours into the Rolex 24 at Daytona International Speedway. Gidley’s spinal fracture is unstable and will require additional …

ROLEX 24: Gurney Scores Second Career Rolex 24 Pole Position

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January 23, 2014 — IMSA photo — DAYTONA BEACH, FL — There is no shortage of racing history when it comes to the last name, “Gurney,” but Alex Gurney added another entry in the record books by winning the TOTAL Pole Award for this weekend’s 52nd Rolex 24 At Daytona (FOX, Saturday, 2 p.m. ET) the first event in TUDOR United …