Jul 24

TUDOR Championship: Dalziel leads ESM sweep of front row at Indy

(Photo courtesy John Dagys)

The No. 01 Tequila Patron Extreme Speed Motorsports prototype, driven by Ryan Dalziel and Scott Sharp, will start on pole for Friday’s Brickyard Grand Prix. (Photo courtesy John Dagys)

Extreme Speed Motorsports has swept the front row at , with Ryan Dalziel flying to pole for Friday’s Brickyard Grand Prix.

The Scot reeled off a best lap of 1:17.603 early in the 15-minute Prototype qualifying session, edging out teammate Johannes van Overbeek in the No. 2 HPD ARX-03b by 0.276 seconds.

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Jul 13

Rojas Crashes No. 01 Ganassi Entry On Recon Lap At CTMP

The No. 01 suffered heavy damage prior to Sunday's race. (Photo: Trevor Longman)

The No. 01 suffered heavy damage prior to Sunday’s race. (Photo: Trevor Longman)

There’s been drama in the build up to this afternoon’s Mobil 1 Sportscar Grand Prix at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, as the Chip Gansssi Racing Riley-Ford has suffered a major setback in today’s race due to an accident on the reconnoissance lap.

was at the wheel of the No. 01 Telmex-sponsored DP when he lost control in Turn 2 on a damp circuit and made heavy impact with the barriers.

The Mexican driver was evaluated and released from the infield medical center but the car sustained considerable damage to the front, rear and left side.

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Jul 8

NGT Motorsport withdraws from TUDOR Championship

(Photo: John Dagys)

Business and family obligations for MOMO partner/driver Henrique Cisneros has led to the decision to park the No. 33 car. (Photo: John Dagys)

NGT Motorsport announced Tuesday that it has withdrawn from the with immediate effect.

The Florida-based team, which has fielded the MOMO-sponsored No. 30 Porsche 911 GT America in the first five rounds of the championship, will not take part in the remainder of the season except for the Circuit of The Americas race in September.

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Jul 4

Tagliani Suspended For Practice Accident At Watkins Glen

Alex Tagliani will miss the Brickyard Grand Prix. (Photo: LAT Photographic)

will miss the Brickyard Grand Prix. (Photo: LAT Photographic)

Alex Tagliani has been suspended for one race and placed on probation for an additional round following an accident in practice for last weekend’s Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen.

The veteran open-wheel and sports car driver spun his No. 08 RSR Racing Oreca FLM09 in Saturday’s second practice session and re-entered the track in Turn 10 in front of an oncoming Chris Miller in the No. 85 JDC-Miller Motorsports car.

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Jun 28

TUDOR Championship: Brundle Takes OAK Morgan-Nissan to Pole at The Glen

(Photo courtesy John Dagys)

The No. 42 OAK Racing Morgan-Nissan, driven by Alex Brundle, Gustavo Yacaman and Ho-Pin Tung, will start on pole position for Sunday’s Six Hours of the Glen. (Photo courtesy John Dagys)

OAK Racing broke through to score its first pole, following a blistering lap set by Alex Brundle in qualifying for Sunday’s Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen.

The 23-year-old second-generation driver reeled off an impressive 1:37.902 time in his Morgan-Nissan, outpacing the competition by seven-tenths. He was the only driver to break the 1:37 barrier.
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