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C360R Grabs Attention In Continental Tire Challenge Garage With New McLarens, Audi

While Porsche Caymans, Aston Martins and Ford Mustangs have been prevalent in the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge over the past several years, the McLaren GT4 is a newcomer to the Grand Sport (GS) class in 2017.

BGB Motorsports To Campaign GT4 Spec Porsche Cayman Clubsport

BGB Motorsports will return to the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge GS class competition this year with a new Cayman Clubsport race car built by Porsche to SRO GT4 specifications.  Car owner James Cox of Sarasota, Fla. and team owner John Tecce of Daytona Beach, Fla.

GMG Returns to IMSA Competition at Daytona

Continuing Global Motorsports Group’s (GMG) expansion of their driver development and performance platform, the team will return to their roots in IMSA competition, taking part in this month’s Daytona International Speedway festivities. As one of the leading Porsche-based driver development teams, GMG will present two Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport MR machines for the opening round of the Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge’s BMW Endurance Challenge at Daytona.

CJ Wilson Racing Announces 2017 Plans

CJ Wilson Racing today announced a partnership with Houston based Winward Racing whose drivers will join CJWR for all ten rounds of the 2017 Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge. Open-wheel and GT veteran Damien Faulkner will partner with 24 year-old Russell Ward in the team’s GS-Class #35 Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport backed by Techemet LP, a World leader in automobile catalytic converter recycling and precious metal trading services based in Pasadena, Texas. Reserve driver Bryce Ward may also drive in selected events during the season.

Guy Cosmo Returns to TeamTGM Alongside Ted Giovanis in 2017

As the 2017 race season ushers in a brand new level of competition in the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge Series, TeamTGM returns with Ted Giovanis once again joined by Guy Cosmo in the JKTG Foundation/Camp Boggy Creek Porsche Cayman ClubSport GT4.

Cosmo campaigned the final four races of the IMSA season as Giovanis’ co-driver last year, with a podium finish of third at Road America in his debut with the team.

Devin Jones and Drake Kemper to Drive Bodymotion ST Porsche Cayman in 2017 IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge

Returning driver Devin Jones will be joined for the 2017 season by a new driver to Bodymotion Racing, Drake Kemper, starting at the Roar before the Rolex 24 test at Daytona International Speedway which takes place January 6-8. Jones and Kemper will look to capitalize on their individual sports car racing successes as the new  driver combination sets sights on the IMSA CTSC Street Tuner (ST) class championship.

TRG Announces Lyons, Wilson as 2017 Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge Drivers

The Racers Group will sport at least one Aston Martin V8 Vantage in the 2017 IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge. Craig Lyons and Kris Wilson will team up for the first time with the British GT4 car in the GS class. The series kicks off at the four-hour BMW Endurance Challenge during the spectacular Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona event, January 26-29, 2017.

Continental Tire Launches Second Season Of Popular “Dinner With Racers” Podcast

For a road-trip aficionado, the thought of embarking on a road trip spanning 12,000 miles and 29 states is incredibly appealing and poetic. Accomplishing such a feat in just 40 days while conducting 28 quality interviews, however, begins to sound somewhat challenging. Yet, after pulling off a similarly complicated journey just one year ago, that’s just what Dinner with Racers hosts Sean Heckman and Ryan Eversley decided to do after the conclusion of the 2016 racing season.

Chasing The Racing

Children around the world grow up with dreams of becoming a professional racing driver. The fact is, however, that only a small number of them will actually become one. Being able to race cars for a living is an incredibly difficult task, but the chase for that dream will always continue.

For IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge driver and Monticello Motor Club driving coach Jason Rabe, achieving that goal was a case of all or nothing. There was never a sacrifice he wouldn’t make to get that ride.

C360R Expands GS-Class Effort And Introduces McLaren 570s GT4

After three seasons fielding a diverse group of cars in the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge and the WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, long-time IMSA competitor C360R announced today the launch of their new two-car GS program for 2017. With the unveiling of this effort, the team becomes the second to publicly announce the introduction of McLaren’s new 570S GT4 car to the series.

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