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Opinion: Driver ratings need to go

It’s been a hot topic in recent years and the controversial and often tedious debate of driver ratings re-entered the spotlight again this week, following the release of the FIA’s finalized 2016 list.Regulated by the FIA but utilizing input from the ACO, IMSA, SRO and other global motorsports governing bodies, the driver ratings list is used in nearly every Pro-Am-enforced...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Pruett downgraded to Silver as FIA releases 2016 driver ratings

The FIA has published its final classification of 2016 Driver Ratings, which will see some changes from the first version released a month ago.Some of the biggest ones have come with pro drivers, who have seen their ratings change.The biggest by far is Scott Pruett, downgraded from a Gold to a Silver, while others such as Guy Cosmo, Andrew Davis, Mario Farnbacher and others have...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Scott Pruett to drive in Rolex 24 for Action Express

DENVER, N.C. (AP) Former Chip Ganassi Racing star Scott Pruett has a new ride for the Rolex 24 at Daytona. The 55-year-old Pruett, who is tied with sports car great Hurley Haywood with five overall Rolex wins, will drive in the 54th annual twice-around-the-clock event with Action Express Racing. Pruett announced earlier this month that he's ending a 12-year run with Ganassi to...
Via Associated Press
November 20, 2015  |  Discuss

IMSA: Pruett’s Future The Big Focus In Prototype Silly Season

It is amazing how sometimes the actions of one person can influence a sport so much. In the case of the last ten to twelve years in sports car racing competition in North America, there may not be a more successful American driver than Scott Pruett. Already a three-time SCCA Trans-Am champion and twice an IMSA GTO (essentially what GT Le Mans is now) title holder, the California...
Via On Pit Road
November 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Lexus announces F Performance Racing, Pruett to drive

Lexus has formally confirmed its long-anticipated North American race program for 2016, with an expected IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship campaign for the newly announced F Performance Racing.The WeatherTech Championship portion wasn’t officially announced in a media release, but was strongly hinted at.The team name is a rebranding of RSR Racing, as past teammates Paul Gentilozzi...
Via Fox Sports
November 03, 2015  |  Discuss

TUSCC: Taylor Edges Pruett To Take Pole at Laguna Seca

After claiming a hard fought victory two weeks ago on the streets of Long Beach, Wayne Taylor Racing rode the momentum well into Mazda Raceway at Laguna Seca as in a close qualifying duel, Jordan Taylor managed to put the No. 10 Konica-Minolta backed Chevrolet Corvette DP on the pole position for Sunday’s Continental Tire Monterrey Grand Prix at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. In a...
Via Rubbings Racing
May 02, 2015  |  Discuss

EcoBoosts Ready for Every Challenge the Rolex 24 At Daytona Brings

 “Sure racing’s a gamble,” driver Scott Pruett once said, “But maybe not in the way you might think.” Principal driver of the Chip Ganassi with Felix Sabates No. 01 Ford EcoBoost prototype since the team’s 2014 start in prototype racing, Pruett would go on to note other factors that make a gamble of an endurance race such as this weekend’s Rolex 24 At Daytona, practice...
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January 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Pruett and Rojas win TUDOR race in Austin

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) Scott Pruett held off a furious late-race charge from Alex Brundle and Joao Barbosa to win the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship Lone Star Le Mans on Saturday at the Circuit of The Americas. Pruett's Ford EcoBoost/Riley DP edged the Ligier JS P2/Honda of Brundle by 2.336 seconds at the finish of the two hour, 45-minute race. It was the third Prototype victory...
Via Associated Press
September 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Pruett, Rojas secure victory in TUDOR Championship race at Circuit of The Americas

Scott Pruett has delivered Chip Ganassi Racing its third Prototype and overall win of TUDOR United SportsCar Championship season, its first since Long Beach in April, in Saturday's Lone Star Le Mans at Circuit of the Americas. Pruett co-drove the winning No. 01 Chip Ganassi Racing Riley-Ford with Memo Rojas. Pruett took the lead on fuel strategy, as the car made one less pit stop...
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September 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Pruett and Rojas win IMSA race at Long Beach

LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) Scott Pruett and Memo Rojas teamed to win the United SportsCar Championship Series race at Long Beach.
April 12, 2014  |  Discuss

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