CTSCC: Billy Johnson Wins the Battle; Trent Hindman Wins the War at Road Atlanta

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BRASELTON, Ga. – official release — Ted Rossino Jr. photo — Billy Johnson wanted no part of the Grand Sport (GS) championship battle taking place behind him Friday at Road Atlanta, pulling away on a pair of late-race restarts to win the final Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge race of the season in the No. 158 Multimatic Motorsports/Miller Racing Ford Mustang …

CTSCC: Andrew Davis Nets Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge Pole for Road Atlanta Finale

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BRASELTON, Ga. – official release — Ted Rossino Jr. photo — Andrew Davis took a potential step toward the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge Grand Sport (GS) title on Thursday, capturing his second TOTAL Pole Award of the season in qualifying for Friday’s season finale on his home track of Road Atlanta. Davis, who hails from nearby Athens, Ga., turned in …

TUSC: Petit Le Mans to Decide 2014 TUDOR Championship Titles

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BRASELTON, Ga. – official release — Richard Dole/LAT photo — The TUDOR United SportsCar Championship 2014 season will come to a close this weekend at Road Atlanta with the 17th annual Petit Le Mans Powered by Mazda. This 10-hour race will not just decide the season long championship chases in all of the classes, it also will decide the various …

TUSC: Ganassi Adds Dixon to Telcel No. 01 Squad for Petit Le Mans

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INDIANAPOLIS – official release — Al Steinberg photo — Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates has added three-time Verizon IndyCar Series champion Scott Dixon to the organizations TUDOR United SportsCar Championship roster for the upcoming Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta in Braselton, Ga., on Oct. 4. Dixon will join regular team drivers Scott Pruett and Memo Rojas in the No. …

TUSC: Jerome Mee Joins Performance Tech for Petit Le Mans

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HOUSTON – official release — AVR photo — Alta Velocita Racing driver and team owner Jerome Mee will join TUDOR United SportsCar Championship team Performance Tech Motorsports for the prestigious Petit Le Mans endurance race Oct. 2-4 at Road Atlanta. Mee, from Houston, will team with David Ostella and James French in Performance Tech’s driver lineup in the No. 38 Dash …

TUSC: Fittipaldi, Barbosa Lead Tight Prototype Points Battle With Two to Go

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – official release — Brian Cleary/Getty Images North America photo — Corvette DP co-drivers Christian Fittipaldi and Joao Barbosa take the Prototype class points lead into the penultimate round of the inaugural TUDOR United SportsCar Championship this Saturday at Circuit of The Americas in Austin, Texas for the Lone Star Le Mans. Back-to-back victories in the most recent …

KNPSE: Kwasniewski sends off 2013 in style; wins race and title at Road Atlanta

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October 18, 2013 – By Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online – BRASELTON, Ga. – The crown, if you please. That was all Dylan Kwasniewski needed to say as he flashed under the checkered flag this afternoon in the K&N Pro Series East season finale at Road Atlanta. And did he ever say it, not just in his wild …

KNPSE: Early edge to Kwasniewski in Road Atlanta practice

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October 18, 2013 – By Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online – BRASELTON, Ga. – He said he was going all out. And Dylan Kwasniewski is sticking to the plan. The 18-year-old Turner-Scott Motorsports driver out of Las Vegas topped the practice sheets in advance of today’s season ending K&N Pro Series East event at Road Atlanta. Kwasnieksi brings …

AUDIO: Kwasniewski trying to rewrite the record books as K&N East finale looms

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October 17, 2013 – By Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online – Braselton, GA – For Dylan Kwasniewski, this weekend isn’t simply about a race. It’s about a chance to make history. The 18-year-old NASCAR Next driver out of Las Vegas, Nevada, less than a year removed from his incredible championship run in the NASCAR K&N Pro …