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Apr 17

IMSA: Muscle Milk Pickett Racing leaves TUDOR Championship

Muslce Milk Pickett Racing become the third team to pull out of TUDOR during the 2014 season. (Photo: Getty Images)

Muslce Milk Pickett Racing become the third team to pull out of TUDOR during the 2014 season. (Photo: Getty Images)

Muscle Milk Pickett Racing has pulled the plug on its TUDOR United SportsCar Championship program, with immediate effect.

The two-time ALMS P1 champions previously announced that it would skip the Long Beach and Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca rounds in order to focus on further development of its Oreca 03 Nissan package. However, a team representative confirmed to Sportscar365 on Thursday that they will not take part in any further races this year. No reason for the withdrawal has been given.

Apr 7

Ford join IMSA as Official Automotive Partner

The new Ford Taurus safety car for the TUDOR series.

The new Ford Taurus safety car for the TUDOR series. (Photo: Ford/IMSA)

Leading the field to the green at this weekend’s TUDOR race at Long Beach will be the new EcoBoost-Powered Ford Taurus SHO.

This new pace car signifies the beginning of a three-year agreement between Ford and the IMSA, with Ford now being the “Official Automotive Partner” of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship and the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge.

Apr 4

VIDEO: 12 Hours of Sebring sights and sounds

Experience the sights and sounds of the Twelve Hours of Sebring, the second race of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship (USCC) and round two of the Tequila Patron North American Endurance Cup with this thrilling two and half minute highlight reel.

Then tune in to FOX Sports 1 at 6 p.m. ET on Saturday April 12, 2014 for round three of the TUDOR USCC from the Long Beach Street Circuit.

Mar 15

SportsCars: 12 Hours Of Sebring Live Race Updates

The No. 01 Chip Ganassi Ford Riley DP wins the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring. (Photo: John Dagys)

The No. 01 Chip Ganassi Ford Riley DP wins the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring. (Photo: John Dagys)

Franchitti, Pruett and Rojas Win Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring

Chip Ganassi Racing claimed overall victory in Saturday’s Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring, becoming the first team to win the Rolex 24 at Daytona, Indianapolis 500, Daytona 500 and the 12-hour Florida endurance classic.

Marino Franchitti teamed with co-drivers Scott Pruett and Memo Rojas to take their No. 01 Riley-Ford to a narrow 4.682 second-victory over the No. 1 Extreme Speed Motorsports HPD ARX-03b of Ryan Dalziel, Scott Sharp and Ed Brown in second.

Class winners include CORE autosport (PC), Porsche North America (GTLM) and Magnus Racing (GTD).

CLICK HERE FOR A FULL RECAP OF THE TWELVE HOURS OF SEBRING

Mar 14

SportsCars: Action Express Takes Twelve Hours Of Sebring Pole

Sebastien Bourdais wins pole for Saturday's 12 Hours of Sebring. (Photo: John Dagys)

Sebastien Bourdais wins pole for Saturday’s Twelve Hours of Sebring. (Photo: John Dagys)

Despite a Ford sweep in all four practice sessions, it will be a Corvette DP on the pole for Saturday’s 62nd Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring (10:00 a.m. ET, FOX Sports 1)

Fresh off victory in the season-opening Rolex 24 at Daytona, Sebastien Bourdais took his Action Express Racing Corvette DP to the top spot in qualifying Friday for the second round of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship.