imsa News and Analysis
Glickenhaus has advised the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship against blocking a potential entry in 2023, having received strong interest from potential customer teams in taking its Le Mans Hypercar to America.
Lamborghini will join the FIA World Endurance Championship and the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship in 2024 with a new LMDh prototype.
The Inception Racing McLaren has been penalized after crossing the line first in the GT Daytona class in yesterday’s IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship race at Mid-Ohio.
Ricky Taylor and Filipe Albuquerque clinched victory for Wayne Taylor Racing in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship race at Mid-Ohio, while Inception Racing’s McLaren passed two BMWs late in the race to clinch GTD honors.
Sebastien Bourdais took pole position for this weekend’s IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship race at Mid-Ohio in his Chip Ganassi Racing Cadillac.
Sebastien Bourdais produced the fastest time in the second practice session for this weekend’s IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship at Mid-Ohio in his Chip Ganassi Racing Cadillac DPi-V.R.
Filipe Albuquerque produced the fastest time in the first practice session for this weekend’s IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship round at Mid-Ohio in an Acura 1-2.
Porsche is well advanced in its return to the top level of sportscar racing in the new LMDh category. Its as-yet-unnamed car has been piling up the miles before its scheduled debut next year, with victories at Le Mans and Daytona the stated target.
Formula 1 might be visiting a new venue in Miami this weekend but the city has plenty of motorsport history from a diverse range of categories over the years.
Porsche will make four LMDh prototypes available to customer teams to race against its Penske factory cars in the FIA World Endurance Championship and the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship next season.
Ricky Taylor and Filipe Albuquerque won the fourth round of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship at Laguna Seca after winning an intense duel with fellow Acura racers Oliver Jarvis and Tom Blomqvist.
Ricky Taylor and Oliver Jarvis delivered an Acura 1-2 in qualifying at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca with the Wayne Taylor Racing driver ducking into the 1min13secs to take pole by less than a tenth of a second.
Ricky Taylor set a brilliant flying lap in opening practice for this weekend’s fourth round of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship at Laguna Seca to lead the Prototype field.
Daniel Juncadella will team up with Cooper MacNeil for this weekend’s fourth round of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship at Laguna Seca.
Sebastien Bourdais and Renger van der Zande led a 1-2 finish for Chip Ganassi Racing in the Long Beach round of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, while Heart of Racing’s Aston Martin and Paul Miller Racing’s BMW clinched class victories.
Sebastien Bourdais led teammate Alex Lynn in a Chip Ganassi Racing Cadillac 1-2 after delivering a lap that was around 1.9sec faster than the DPi lap record.
Chip Ganassi Racing scored a 1-2 in second practice for Saturday’s third round of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, as Sebastien Bourdais’ Cadillac took charge.
Pipo Derani’s Action Express Racing Cadillac DPi-V.R headed up opening practice on the streets of Long Beach ahead of tomorrow’s third round of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season.
The third rounds of 2022’s NTT IndyCar Series and IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship are being held this weekend in Long Beach, CA. Here’s the schedule for all the on-track competition.
WeatherTech Racing has revealed that Raffaele Marciello will be Cooper MacNeil’s co-driver in this weekend’s round of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship in Long Beach.
Corvette Racing ace Jordan Taylor says that maximizing the anti-lock brakes allowed on GT3 cars will make the Long Beach IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship round a challenge, but says the system is also a great aid.
Wayne Taylor Racing Acura ace Filipe Albuquerque believes the ARX-05’s inherent characteristics will continue to leave it at a disadvantage on street courses such as Long Beach.
WeatherTech Racing has decided to race a Mercedes-AMG GT3 for the remainder of the 2022 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season.
One of the few drivers to win the 24 Hours of Le Mans and Daytona, as well as the Sebring 12 Hours, Andy Wallace has since gone on to become the fastest road car test driver on the planet.
The Twelve Hours of Sebring proved that while Chip Ganassi Racing’s Cadillac venture has success in sportscar racing’s LMDh era as its long-term goal, the team is still pushing the boundaries of the DPi-V.R – and that may well earn it the IMSA Prototype title in 2022. David Malsher-Lopez explains.
Rod Reid, team principal for the Indy Lights team Force Indy, says that improving women of color’s exposure to motorsport is key to increasing their involvement in racing at a high level.
Comerica Bank will again sponsor Free Prix Day on Friday, June 3, at the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix presented by Lear.
Risi Competizione's Ferrari had the potential to win the GT Daytona Pro class in last weekend's Sebring 12 Hours without the team's costly power steering problem, believes Daniel Serra.
Wayne Taylor Racing Acura man Filipe Albuquerque has lamented the lack of full-course yellows in last weekend's Sebring 12 Hours, which he feels denied the team a shot at challenging the Cadillac contingent.
BMW believes both its new M4 GT3 cars had the pace to finish on the GTD Pro podium in the Sebring 12 Hours, only for cruel luck to deny it a headline result in the IMSA WeatherTech Championship SportsCar classic.
The JDC-Miller MotorSports Cadillac squad's bid to defend its Sebring 12 Hours win was blunted by a late cooling issue, Richard Westbrook has revealed.
Earl Bamber has admitted that he “made a meal” of his run to victory in the Sebring 12 Hours round of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship with the Ganassi Cadillac team.
Antonio Garcia, Jordan Taylor and Nicky Catsburg scored Corvette Racing’s 12th victory in the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring but admitted the C8.R’s speed came as a surprise.
Chip Ganassi Racing’s #02 car won the Sebring 12 Hours, the second round of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, after an action-packed ending to the American sportscar classic.
The #02 Chip Ganassi Racing Cadillac team leads the Sebring 12 Hours IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship round after nine hours, as the race moves into its decisive hours in darkness.
The Action Express Racing Cadillac squad led the Sebring 12 Hours IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship round at the halfway point.
Action Express Racing leads the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship field after the one-fourth distance in the Sebring 12 Hours, as a multi-car incident brought the first yellow flag period of the race.
Wayne Taylor Racing Acura driver Ricky Taylor led the Sebring 12 Hours after a frantic opening hour that saw both Chip Ganassi cars fall a lap behind the leading DPis.
The 53-car line-up for the 70th Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring presented by Advance Auto Parts, the second round of the 2022 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship which starts today at 10.10am U.S. Eastern Time.
The Le Mans 24 Hours class-winning Jackie Chan DC Racing team will return to competition after a two-year absence in 2023 in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.
Sebastien Bourdais broke the DPi lap record to land pole for tomorrow’s Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring, heading a Cadillac lockout of the front row.
Chip Ganassi Racing's pair of Cadillacs returned to the top of the timesheets during third practice for IMSA's Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring on Thursday evening.
A late flurry of fast times saw Action Express Racing’s Pipo Derani and Mike Rockenfeller emerge fastest in second practice for IMSA’s Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring.
Renger van der Zande went fastest for Chip Ganassi Racing Cadillac by a substantial margin in the opening practice session for Saturday’s Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring.
Have you heard the one about two British guys driving for a Japanese manufacturer in America’s top sportscar series? Time to sit down and talk with Jack Hawksworth and Ben Barnicoat about racing across the pond… and your accent being mistaken for Australian!
Kamui Kobayashi, Mike Rockenfeller and Jose Maria Lopez are hoping to win the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring for their absent teammate Jimmie Johnson.
Paul Miller Racing will make its BMW debut in this week’s Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring, and lead driver Bryan Sellers is excited by the M4 GT3’s prospects.
Charitable foundation CheckIt4Andretti and Northeast Digestive have teamed up to give diagnostic screenings for colorectal cancer to high-risk, low-income groups to improve chances of early detection and survival.
Former Le Mans 24 Hours winner Neel Jani will replace F1-bound Kevin Magnussen at Chip Ganassi Racing for this weekend’s Twelve Hours of Sebring.
The IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship entry list for the 70th Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring presented by Advance Auto Parts features 53 cars across the five classes.
Risi Competizione will race in the 70th Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring next week, with Eddie Cheever III as one of its drivers.
Tristan Vautier believes that JDC Miller MotorSports, with whom he won last year’s Twelve Hours of Sebring, has made a big step forward since then.
Defending 12 Hours of Sebring winner Sebastien Bourdais believes the Cadillac DPi-V.R’s has a natural advantage over the opposition on the bumpy course.
Mateo Llarena will join Don Yount and Jaden Conwright in the #42 NTE/SSR Lamborghini Huracan in next week’s Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring.
Performance Tech Motorsports has confirmed Rasmus Lindh and Dan Goldburg will race together in the 2022 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship’s LMP3 class.