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: Honda Heroics; Pipo Derani Carries ESM Prototype to Victory in 54th Rolex 24 at Daytona

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Extreme Speed Motorsports photo — After 24 hours of twists, turns, thrilling moments for some and gutting heartbreaks for others, a new chapter of sports car lore was written at the Daytona International Speedway, as Honda Performance Development won their first-ever overall crown as a manufacturer …

SPORTS CARS: Fogarty And Hansson Join ESM/Tequila Patrón Lineup For 2015

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RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. – official team release – ESM photo — The Tequila Patrón ESM team has completed its driver lineup for the 2015 sports car racing season. Scott Sharp, Ed Brown, Ryan Dalziel and Johannes van Overbeek return as full-season co-drivers of the two Tequila Patrón-sponsored Honda Performance Development ARX-04b coupes. They will be joined by Jon Fogarty and …

TUSC: TUDOR Championship Test at IMS a Rousing Success

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INDIANAPOLIS – official release — When Scott Sharp and Alex Tagliani drove on the recently reconfigured Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course for the first time Thursday during a TUDOR United SportsCar Championship series test, it didn’t take long for them to develop a positive impression. “It’s pretty cool,” Sharp said. “It’s got a great mixture of corners, with some real …