INDYCAR: Andretti Autosport Unveils Townsend Bell’s Indianapolis 500 Livery

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INDIANAPOLIS – official team release — John Cote/IndyCar photo — Indy 500 veteran driver Townsend Bell and team owner Michael Andretti unveiled Bell’s No. 29 California Pizza Kitchen/Robert Graham Honda on Saturday at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. With the Grand Prix of Indianapolis and the iconic IMS Pagoda as a backdrop, fans and media got the first look at the California …

AUDIO/FEATURE: New Challenge, Same Townsend Bell Entering 2016 Sports Car Season

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Story by Race Chaser Online Open Wheel Correspondent Joel Sebastianelli — Performance Motorsports Network audio — Dana Garrett/IndyCar photo — On the cusp of the season opening Rolex 24 at Daytona, the GT classes in the WeatherTech SportsCar Championship have a substantial facelift for 2016. Now competing with FIA GT3 spec homologation for the first time, the …

INDYCAR: Townsend Bell to Attempt 2014 Indianapolis 500 with KV Racing Technology

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April 12, 2014 — team release — INDYCAR photo — LONG BEACH, CA — KV Racing Technology will field a car for IndyCar veteran Townsend Bell, sponsored by Robert Graham at the 2014 Indianapolis 500, May 25, at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Speedway, Indiana. Bell will pilot the No. 6 Robert Graham – KV Racing Technology Chevrolet/Dallara/Firestone entry. He will …

TUSC: Level 5 Motorsports Set to Depart TUDOR Championship

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February 27, 2014 — Marshall Pruett photo — MADISON, WI — Rolex 24 at Daytona GT Daytona class winners Level 5 Motorsports are set to formally announce their departure from the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship after a memorable result in the opening round. According to a report from renowned sports car journalist Marshall Pruett, the Scott Tucker-owned team will not compete at next …

TUSC: Action Express Racing Wins Second Career Rolex 24 at Daytona

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 26, 2014) – It was an instant classic for the debut of a new chapter in North American motorsports. The TUDOR United SportsCar Championship and the Tequila Patrón North American Endurance Cup debuted with a record crowd and a thrilling finish in the 52nd Rolex 24 At Daytona, won by Joao Barbosa, Christian Fittipaldi and Sebastien …

TUSC: Level 5 Launches Ferrari GTD Program

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December 2, 2013 — MADISON, Wis. — On the heels of the formation of its new customer racing program, Level 5 Motorsports has announced an expansion to the GT Daytona (GTD) class of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship for next year. The Madison, Wis.-based organization, which recently claimed its fourth consecutive American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón championship, …