IMSA: JDC-Miller Motorsports Carrying Momentum Into Canada

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According to Canadian driver Misha Goikhberg, the No. 85 JDC-Miller Motorsports ORECA LMP2 team, in its first season of IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Prototype competition, turned a corner with its second-place result in the Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen last Sunday.

IMSA: Pla Continues Shank Team’s Dominance; Takes Petit Le Mans Pole

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Olivier Pla followed up Michael Shank Racing’s dominance of practice at Road Atlanta by capturing the TOTAL Pole Award for Saturday’s IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season-ending Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta.

IMSA: Mano A Mano; Action Express Cars Set To Duel For Prototype Crown

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A pair of Corvette Daytona Prototypes from Action Express Racing is separated by only one point heading into this Saturday’s Lone Star Le Mans at Circuit of The Americas, the second-to-last round of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.

IMSA: Mazda Climbing Back to the Top; Regaining WeatherTech Championship Form

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – official series release — Richard Dole/LAT photo courtesy of IMSA — Mazda isn’t used to losing, but that’s what has been happening for the past two seasons in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. In 2012, Mazda was third of eight manufacturers in Grand-Am’s GT series, with two wins and seven podium finishes. In 2011, one win, …

IMSA: Double Down Derani; Brazilian Carries ESM to Second-Straight Endurance Win in Sebring

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SEBRING, Fla. — staff report — Photo courtesy of IMSA — Coming off of a stirring victory in the season-opening Rolex 24 At Daytona, the No. 2 Tequila Patrón ESM Honda Ligier JS P2 returned to Victory Lane with a second consecutive triumph in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship on Saturday night. And once again, it was Pipo Derani who …

IMSA: Star-Power Featured Across Prototype Field; 13 Entries Set for 54th Rolex 24 at Daytona

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – official series release — Richard Dole/LAT for IMSA photo — Ford Chip Ganassi Racing’s “Star Car” returns to defend its victory in the 54th Rolex 24 At Daytona, although many of the 13 entrants in the Prototype class can share that nickname entering the 2016 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship opener at Daytona Int’l Speedway on Saturday …

IMSA: Pigot & Devlin Added to Mazda Motorsports’ Prototype Lineup for Rolex 24 at Daytona

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IRVINE, Calif. – official team release — Indy Lights photo — Indy Lights champion Spencer Pigot will join the Mazda Prototype team for the Rolex 24 at Daytona Int’l Speedway, the team announced on Wednesday. Veteran sports car racer Ben Devlin will also enter the fold for the third consecutive year. The 22-year-old Pigot is the first driver to win four Mazda development …