The Trans-Am Series presented by Pirelli will return to the Florida sun once more this weekend, as it takes to the challenging 2.27-mile modified road course at Homestead-Miami Speedway for round two of the Trans-Am Championship.
With only two races remaining in the Trans-Am Championship and only a week between them, crunch time is now a reality for teams and drivers with championship aspirations and those wanting to grab Trans-Am glory before the series’ 50th anniversary season comes to a close.
Paul Fix and Tony Buffomante captured pole positions in qualifying sessions for their respective Trans-Am races Saturday at NOLA Motorsports Park.
With only three races remaining in the Trans-Am Championship, the crunch has absolutely set in for Trans-Am’s TA and TA2 classes with only the slightest of margins separating the contenders, leaving little to no room for error over the final stretch.
After a nearly decade-long absence, the Trans-Am Series will make its return to the West Coast, with the Trans-Am Race Company formally announcing an independent West Coast Championship that will begin next year.
Paul Fix (TA) and Justin Haley (TA2) will start on the pole for Saturday’s pair of 101.37-mile, 31-lap Trans-Am races at Virginia Int’l Raceway, with both setting the fast lap for their respective classes during Friday’s qualifying sessions.
The Trans-Am Race Company has announced a 13-event schedule for the 2017 Trans-Am Championship, seeing the vast majority of venues return from its 50th Anniversary season and adding a race at the legendary Indianapolis Motor Speedway on June 18, alongside the Sportscar Vintage Racing Ass’n.
With just over seven weeks remaining in Trans-Am’s 50th anniversary season, five events remain with roughly 40 percent of they year’s points up for grabs, setting the stage for a mad battle to the top of the championship podiums.
Cliff Ebben and Lawrence Loshak will start on pole for their respective races Sunday in the First Energy Trans-Am 100, featuring TA, TA3 and TA4, and the Pura Vida Tequila Muscle Car 100 Presented by ETE Reman Transmissions, featuring TA2, after setting the fast times in qualifying Friday at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.
MIAMI, Fla. – official series release — The Trans-Am Race Company has announced Hoosier Racing Tire will return as the official tire of the Trans-Am Series for the 2016 season. Hoosier Racing Tire, based in Lakeville, Ind., will serve as the designated spec tire manufacturer for all Trans-Am classes throughout the duration of the season including TA, TA2, and TA3 …
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – official series release — Chris Clark photo — As the Trans-Am Series prepares for Bullet Liner Championship Weekend at Daytona Int’l Speedway, the final round of the 2015 Trans-Am Championship this Saturday, all eyes will be firmly fixed on Amy Ruman and Cameron Lawrence. Both enter the final race of the year with their class points …
AUSTIN, Texas – official series release — Chris Clark/Trans-Am photo — Paul Fix captured his fifth Trans-Am Series TA class pole on the year in Fast Five qualifying today, securing first position for the start of Saturday’s inaugural race at Circuit of The Americas. Fellow polesitters Lawrence Loshak in TA2 and Ernie Francis Jr. in TA3 joined Fix atop their …
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