Two-time Formula 1 world champion Fernando Alonso will join the United Autosports LMP2 team for an assault on the Daytona 24 Hours next January. The McLaren F1 driver will team up with European Formula 3 champion Lando Norris and Phil Hanson at the wheel of one of United’s Ligier JSP217 prototypes for the IMSA SportsCar […]

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Brendon Hartley survived a frantic final 30 minutes that saw the two leading cars incur penalties to give Tequila Patron ESM overall victory in the 20th anniversary Motul Petit Le Mans. The Porsche LMP1 factory driver edged out the No. 31 Action Express Racing Cadillac DPi-V.R of Dane Cameron by 7.633 seconds in the ten-hour […]

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Helio Castroneves will join the new Acura Team Penske programme for the 2018 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. Castroneves will join Juan Pablo Montoya and Dane Cameron in racing one of two Acura ARX-05 Daytona Prototype International (DPi) entries next season. Acura Team Penske’s final full-time and endurance drivers will be announced at a later date. […]

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FIA World Endurance Championship leader Brendon Hartley will rejoin Tequila Patron ESM for next month’s Motul Petit Le Mans, moving into the team’s No. 2 Nissan Onroak DPi alongside Scott Sharp and Ryan Dalziel. The Porsche LMP1 factory driver, who is on the heels of four consecutive wins in WEC competition, including 24 Hours of […]

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Porsche has confirmed that Nick Tandy and Earl Bamber will make their return to IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship competition in next month’s Motul Petit Le Mans, completing the German manufacturer’s lineup in its pair of factory GT Le Mans class entries. Tandy, who won the ten-hour Road Atlanta enduro overall with Patrick Pilet in 2015, […]

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Acura has officially taken the wraps off its 2018 Daytona Prototype International contender that will contest next year’s IMSA SportsCar Championship with Team Penske. The Honda-affiliated brand offered an initial glimpse of what the new ARX-05 would look like earlier in the month when it released a video of it being shaken down at Paul […]

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Juan Pablo Montoya and Dane Cameron will share one of Team Penske’s Acura ARX-05’s in next year’s IMSA SportsCar Championship. Montoya quit racing in IndyCar full-time at the end of 2016 but stayed with Team Penske to compete in one-off events, such as the Indianapolis 500, this season. Former Pro Mazda champion Cameron won the […]

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Ricky Taylor edged out Joao Barbosa to give Wayne Taylor Racing and Cadillac victory in the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring and a sweep of the “Florida 36 Hours” with wins in North America’s two premier endurance races. Taylor took his Konica Minolta-sponsored No. 10 Cadillac DPi-V.R to a 13.614-second victory over Barbosa’s Action Express […]

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Red Bull Holden Racing Team star Shane van Gisbergen is today headed to the United States as he continues his rapid-fire start to the 2017 racing season. The reigning Virgin Australia Supercars champion will this weekend make his debut in the famed Sebring 12 Hour, driving a Mercedes-AMG for WeatherTech Racing. It will be van […]

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