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 …

WEST: Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca Announces 2016 Calendar of Racing Events

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MONTEREY, Calif. – official track release — Richard Dole/LAT for IMSA photo — Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca will celebrate 59 consecutive seasons of hosting motorsports events in 2016 with a packed major events schedule showcasing national and world championship series’ of sports car, open wheel and motorcycle racing, as well as one of the most prestigious annual historic car racing …

One-on-One Conversation With XFINITY Winner Chase Elliott, Weekend Wrap-Up Highlights Motorsports Madness Tonight at 7 ET

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Race Chaser Online/Performance Motorsports Network release — Sarah Crabill/Getty Images North America photo — An exclusive sit-down interview with reigning NASCAR XFINITY Series champion Chase Elliott, following his Richmond victory Friday night, highlights two hours of racing conversation on Motorsports Madness, airing tonight at 7 p.m. Eastern time on the Performance Motorsports Network. Lead host Jacob Seelman spoke …

MOTOAMERICA: Massive Crash Claims Two Spanish Riders at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

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MONTEREY, Calif. — official series release — Two Spanish motorcycle racers have died as a result of a massive crash at the start of Sunday’s second MotoAmerica Superbike/Superstock 1000 race at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Multiple bikes collided and threw their riders into the dirt near the start-finish line during the melee. Bernat Martinez, of Alberic, Valencia, Spain, was transported …