IMSA: Krohn Racing Moving Up to P2 Level for 2015

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AUSTIN, Texas – official release — Krohn Racing photo — Krohn Racing will be competing in a new race car, the Ligier JS P2 built by Onroak Automotive of Le Mans, France, for the 2015 season. While the Houston-based team has not yet confirmed which series or races they will be entering for 2015, it is expected that the Krohn …

SPORTS CARS: Muscle Milk Pickett Racing Shutters Doors After Nearly a Decade

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BENICIA, CA — story via RACER.com — LAT Photographic photo — Weeks after parking its TUDOR United SportsCar Championship P2 program in anticipation of returning to race in 2015, Muscle Milk Pickett Racing has closed its doors after an eight-year run by team owner Greg Pickett, according to renowned sports car expert Marshall Pruett. The Indianapolis-based outfit let a number of its crew …

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: Pickett Racing Exits TUDOR United SportsCar Championship

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April 17, 2014 — staff report –Richard Dole/LAT Photographic photo — INDIANAPOLIS – After originally announcing that they would sit out the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship (TUSC) events on the Streets of Long Beach and at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, Muscle Milk Pickett Racing has announced they will be closing down their TUSC team, effective immediately. The team, which pocketed …

TUSC: Unknowns In SportsCar Paddock Headed to Long Beach

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April 11, 2014 — story courtesy of FOXsports.com — IMSA photo — LONG BEACH, Calif. — There are many unknowns heading into this weekend’s Tequila Patron Sports Car Showcase at Long Beach, but perhaps none more than how the Balance of Performance in the Prototype class will shake out. January’s TUDOR United SportsCar Championship season-opening Rolex 24 at Daytona unsurprisingly …

TUSC: TUDOR Championship To Feature 29 Prototypes; full entrant list released

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Dec. 6, 2013) – The debut season of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship in 2014 will include 29 prototype race cars across the Prototype (P) and Prototype Challenge (PC) categories as International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) officials today unveiled approved entries for all four TUDOR Championship classes. The P class will include an intriguing mix of 17 …