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Watch and listen to the new Ford GT race car turn laps at Sebring

The new Ford GT took part in its second U.S. test last weekend at Sebring International Raceway, with Multimatic development drivers Scott Maxwell and Billy Johnson at the wheel of what appears to be a second chassis. The multi-day test at the Florida airfield circuit came on the heels of a test at Road America last month, as the Detroit manufacturer continues preparations for a...
Via Fox Sports
3 days ago  |  Discuss

TUSCC: Action Express, Porsche Each Go 1-2 At Road America

When a battle in any race comes down to teammates, usually featuring cars with close to equal abilities, it often comes down to one advantage helping or hurting the other that ultimately makes the difference in the final outcome. In Sunday’s Continental Tire Road Race Showcase at Road America, something as simple as the timing of a driver change would make the final difference...
Via On Pit Road
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Joey Hand takes pole at Road America

ELKHART LAKE, Wis. (AP) Joey Hand gave Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates its first Tudor United Sports Car Championship pole of the season, running a lap at 125.140 mph on Saturday at Road America in the Continental Tire Road Race Showcase. Hand also earned his first pole, topping the field in the No. 01 Ford EcoBoost Prototype that he shares with Scott Pruett. Christian Fittipaldi...
Via AP on Fox
27 days ago  |  Discuss

TUDOR Championship: Ricky Taylor claims pole at Mosport

Ricky Taylor will start Sunday’s Mobil 1 Sportscar Grand Prix from the pole following a quick lap by the second-generation driver in qualifying Saturday evening at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. Taylor put the No. 10 Wayne Taylor Racing Corvette DP on top with a 1:07.705 lap, edging out the No. 5 Action Express Racing Corvette DP of Christian Fittipaldi by 0.201 seconds. It marked...
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July 11, 2015  |  Discuss

TUSCC: Taylor Takes P1 In Ontario

Although the Daytona Prototype style of car dominated the 2014 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship, and is undefeated so far in 2015, the car did manage to be topped by LMP-2 eligible machines at two venues in the tour’s inaugural season. In April, Visitflorida.com Racing avenged the DP loss at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. On Sunday, Ricky Taylor and his brother Jordan look to turn...
Via On Pit Road
July 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Westbrook, Valiante win at Watkins Glen

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (AP) Richard Westbrook and Michael Valiante won the rainy Sahlen's Six Hours of The Glen under caution Sunday for their second TUDOR United SportsCar Championship victory of the year. Westbrook and Valiante, driving the No. 90 VisitFlorida.com Chevrolet Corvette Daytona Prototype, moved into the season lead, five points ahead of Joao Barbosa and Christian Fittipaldi...
Via AP on Fox
June 28, 2015  |  Discuss

VisitFlorida.com Racing wins rain-soaked Sahlen's Six Hours of The Glen

VisitFlorida.com Racing broke through to become the first repeat winner in the 2015 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship season, following Sunday’s wet and wild Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen. The No. 90 Corvette DP of Richard Westbrook took the checkered flag of the rain-soaked race under caution, following a series of late-race yellows and a red flag for numerous incidents,...
Via Fox Sports
June 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Ford GT to use EcoBoost technology developed by TUDOR Prototype

Ford's announcement that it will return to the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 2016 with the all-new EcoBoost-powered Ford GT connected the dots in the manufacturer's recent initiatives in the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship. That's because the same twin-turbo 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6 engine that's been developed for Prototype competition will not only be used in the new Ford GT production...
Via Fox Sports
June 26, 2015  |  Discuss

TUDOR Championship Prototype Class Takes Streak Of Five Different Winners To Sahlen’s Six Hours

The TUDOR United SportsCar Championship takes a streak of five different overall winners in 2015 competition heading to Watkins Glen International for Round 6, Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen this Sunday.   The Sahlen’s Six Hours – continuing a tradition dating back to 1968 – also serves as the third round of the Tequila Patrón North American Endurance Cup, joining the...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
June 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Luhr, Edwards Combine To Give BMW Second Consecutive GTLM Victory

Victory is becoming habit forming for BMW. One event after scoring its first TUDOR United SportsCar Championship triumph in the GT Le Mans (GTLM) class at Long Beach, BMW Team RLL was back at it Sunday at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.   This time, Lucas Luhr and John Edwards teamed to give the No. 24 IHG Rewards Club BMW Z4 GTLM its first TUDOR Championship victory. Long Beach winners...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
May 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Jordan Taylor on pole for TUDOR race at Monterey

For the second consecutive qualifying session, the No. 10 Wayne Taylor Racing Corvette DP and No. 01 Chip Ganassi Racing Riley-Ford battled for the Prototype and overall pole position in California. And for the second consecutive session, a Taylor brother emerged ahead of Scott Pruett in a tooth-and-nail battle to secure the pole. Jordan Taylor emerged fastest Saturday for his first...
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May 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

Jordan Taylor takes pole in Monterey

MONTEREY, Calif. (AP) Jordan Taylor took the pole position Saturday for the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship's Monterey Grand Prix on Sunday at Mazda Raceway. Coming off a victory April 18 in Long Beach, Taylor turned a lap in 1 minute, 18.718 seconds in the No. 10 Wayne Taylor Racing Chevrolet Corvette Daytona Prototype that he shares with brother Ricky. ''It's good to start...
Via AP on Fox
May 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Ford's Pruett and Hand: The California connection

This weekend’s TUDOR United SportsCar Championship round at Laguna Seca is more than just an average race for Chip Ganassi Racing’s Scott Pruett and Joey Hand, as they race in front of family and friends while also sharing a hometown connection of their own. Born 20 years apart, Pruett and Hand both hail from nearby Sacramento, a common link that helped launch their racing careers...
Via Fox Sports
May 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Ricky and Jordan Taylor win IMSA race at Long Beach

LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) Brothers Ricky and Jordan Taylor won the Tequila Patron Sports Car Showcase at Long Beach on Sunday for their first victory of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship season. ''It's a so great to win at Long Beach,'' Ricky Taylor said. ''What an atmosphere, what an event.'' The Taylors, driving the No. 10 Corvette DP for father Wayne Taylor, started from...
Via AP on Fox
April 18, 2015  |  Discuss

TUSCC: Taylor and BMW Bank Wins At Long Beach

The nightmare conclusion at the Rolex 24 at Daytona that has haunted Wayne Taylor Racing’s Chevrolet Corvette DP team since January can perhaps now be put on the back burner. Thanks to the efforts of brothers Ricky and Jordan Taylor, the Konica-Minolta sponsored machine went nearly wire-to-wire from the pole position Saturday afternoon to win the Tequila Patron Sports Car Showcase...
Via Rubbings Racing
April 18, 2015  |  Discuss

TUDOR Championship: Ricky Taylor scores Long Beach pole

Ricky Taylor will lead the field to the green in Saturday's Tequila Patron Sports Car Showcase, following a record-breaking lap in qualifying Friday on the streets of Long Beach.   Taylor took his No. 10 Wayne Taylor Racing Corvette DP to a best lap of 1:14.790 in the heated 15-minute session, which saw the second-generation driver battle the No. 01 Chip Ganassi Racing Riley-Ford...
Via Fox Sports
April 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Ricky Taylor takes pole for IMSA race at Long Beach

LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) Ricky Taylor won the Prototype pole Friday for the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship's Tequila Patron Sports Car Showcase at Long Beach. Driving the No. 10 Wayne Taylor Racing Corvette DP, Taylor broke the track record with a lap at 1 minute, 14.790 seconds on the downtown street circuit to edge Scott Pruett. ''As the fuel load burned off during the qualifying...
Via AP on Fox
April 17, 2015  |  Discuss

TUSCC: Taylor Denies Pruett Pole In Thrilling Qualifying Session

In a qualifying duel form of “Can you top this?” Ricky Taylor eventually outgunned Scott Pruett to claim the TOTAL Pole Award for Saturday’s Tequila Patron Sports Car Showcase at Long Beach. In a fifteen-minute session that saw P1 swap five times between the Wayne Taylor Racing and Chip Ganassi Racing chauffeurs, Taylor managed to post a lap in the one minute, 14 second bracket...
Via Rubbings Racing
April 17, 2015  |  Discuss

TUSCC: Tequila Patron Sports Car Showcase Preview

The size of the starting field will not be big and only two of IMSA’s four classes are competing this weekend for Saturday’s Tequila Patron Sports Car Showcase at Long Beach, but do not think for a second that a dull and lame race should be the expectation. Although yes only 18 teams will contest the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship’s battle on the tight and twisty 1.9 mile...
Via Rubbings Racing
April 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Action Express Racing Corvette DP Captures Lead After First Segment In Tequila Patrón North American Endurance Cup

Action Express Racing captured the lead in the Tequila Patrón North American Endurance Cup team standings after running second in the opening four-hour segment of Saturday’s Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida.   The four points for second place gives the No. 5 Mustang Sampling Corvette DP of Joao Barbosa, Christian Fittipaldi and Sebastien Bourdais...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
March 21, 2015  |  Discuss

TUDOR Championship: CGR unveils 2015 Ford EcoBoost livery

DEARBORN, Mich., – Ford Performance and Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates (CGRFS) are proud to unveil a new Ford EcoBoost livery the flagship No. 01 prototype will compete in for the remainder of the 2015 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship season. The No. 01 Ford EcoBoost prototype, driven fulltime by Scott Pruett and Joey Hand, will compete for the TUDOR prototype championship...
Via Fox Sports
March 17, 2015  |  Discuss

TUDOR Championship: 47 cars on Sebring entry list

IMSA has released the entry list for 63rd Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring, which features a total of 47 cars for the second round of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship season. This year’s race, set for Sat. March 21, sees a noticeable decrease in entries, down from 63 cars from 2014. Click HERE for the full 12 Hours of Sebring entry list Fourteen cars are set to do battle in...
Via Fox Sports
March 04, 2015  |  Discuss

TUSCC: Chip Ganassi Racing Announces Strong Line-up for 12 Hours of Sebring

Chip Ganassi Racing announced this week that recent Rolex 24 at Daytona and three-time Verizon IndyCar Series champion driver Scott Dixon will join Scott Pruett and Joey Hand in the No. 01 Ford EcoBoost Riley Prototype (P) for the 12 Hours of Sebring at Sebring International Raceway on March 21. With the IMSA announcement that the Balance of Performance adjustment to the Dinan-BMW...
Via Rubbings Racing
February 25, 2015  |  Discuss

The Rolex 24 at Daytona takes it's toll on man and machine

Before a crowd of more than 40,000, the TUDOR United Sportscar Series made their 2015 debut during the 53rd annual Rolex 24 at Daytona. The festival of speed pits most of the world’s greatest auto manufacturers against each other, and the clock, as the highly advanced machines battled on the 3.5+ mile road course. The excitement began prior to the green flag, as one of the BMW...
Via Speedway Digest - Home for NASCAR News
January 26, 2015  |  Discuss
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