TUSC: Man to Man; Taylor Tops Pruett for First TUDOR Championship Pole at Long Beach

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LONG BEACH, Calif. – official series release — IMSA photo — TUDOR United SportsCar Championship Prototype qualifying became a mano a mano street fight Friday at Long Beach, as young charger Ricky Taylor and seasoned veteran Scott Pruett exchanged the top position four times in the latter stages of the 15-minute session. In the end, youth trumped experience and Taylor …

TUSC: Pruett, Rojas Go Back-to-Back; Score Second Win of 2014 at Long Beach

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April 12, 2014 – IMSA photo — LONG BEACH, Calif. — Scott Pruett and Memo Rojas say they don’t have anything to prove. They’re just racing like they do. Pruett and Rojas, co-driving the No. 01 Telcel Ford EcoBoost/Riley, dominated the Tequila Patrón Sports Car Showcase on Saturday at the Long Beach Street Circuit, for their second-straight victory in the inaugural …

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 …

IMSA: Dane Cameron Joins Risi Competizione Ferrari; to Pilot No. 62 at Long Beach

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April 9, 2014 — team release — Eric Gilbert/Motorsport.com photo — HOUSTON, TEXAS –  The only full-time Ferrari GTLM entrant, Risi Competizione, has had the most extraordinary and unfortunate of starts to its 2014 season.  The Houston-based team now though plans to re-set back to zero, put the incidents and accidents of Daytona and Sebring firmly behind it, and start the season afresh. …

TUSC: Pickett Racing To Skip Next Two TUDOR Championship Races

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INDIANAPOLIS (March 25, 2014) – MMPR photo — Muscle Milk Pickett Racing has opted to sit out the next two rounds of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship at Long Beach and Laguna Seca to focus on reliability and performance testing with its ORECA Nissan. With the merger of the American Le Mans Series and the GRAND AM Series, Pickett Racing …