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Flat Spot On – A Big Start and Finish
Sunday, 14 Nov, 2021 – 9:26 | Comments Off on Flat Spot On – A Big Start and Finish
Flat Spot On – A Big Start and Finish

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
BRASELTON, Ga. – Driving into the Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta for the running of the Motul Petit Le Mans was a reminder of Tom Wolfe’ s opening to the “Last American …

Flat Spot On – Big Stakes for a ‘Petit’ Race
Friday, 12 Nov, 2021 – 9:04 | Comments Off on Flat Spot On – Big Stakes for a ‘Petit’ Race
Flat Spot On – Big Stakes for a ‘Petit’ Race

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
BRASELTON, Ga. – The Motul Petit Le Mans rides again on Saturday.
Practice officially began Thursday. The massive infield party at the Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta was already under way.

I don’t know …

Ganassi Grows IMSA Program
Thursday, 21 Oct, 2021 – 13:54 | Comments Off on Ganassi Grows IMSA Program
Ganassi Grows IMSA Program

Chip Ganassi Racing will add a second V-Performance Academy Cadillac DPi-V.R and three new fulltime drivers to its 2022 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship team.
The two entries will be driven by returning Cadillac DPi-V.R veteran Renger …

Cadillac Developing Hybrid
Wednesday, 25 Aug, 2021 – 8:01 | Comments Off on Cadillac Developing Hybrid
Cadillac Developing Hybrid

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Cadillac is developing a fourth generation Prototype constructed to the new IMSA and Automobile Club de l’Ouest (ACO) LMDh regulations. The Cadillac LMDh Prototype will compete in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship and the WEC …

Jimmie Begins ‘Retirement’ With 24-Hour Drive
Saturday, 30 Jan, 2021 – 13:33 | Comments Off on Jimmie Begins ‘Retirement’ With 24-Hour Drive
Jimmie Begins ‘Retirement’ With 24-Hour Drive

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
RacinToday.com
The Rolex 24 starting field will roll to the green flag this afternoon in Daytona for the start of the 2021 race that marks the beginning of the racing season.
Among …

Flat Spot On: The Brilliant, Star-Crossed Paul Jr.
Wednesday, 20 Jan, 2021 – 11:02 | 7 Comments
Flat Spot On: The Brilliant, Star-Crossed Paul Jr.

A long time ago, I decided not to write about John Paul Jr. except for race reports at events where he was competing. There was plenty to write about, no doubt. He was famous – …

Big Surprise Finish for Cadillac at Petit Le Mans
Sunday, 18 Oct, 2020 – 8:47 | Comments Off on Big Surprise Finish for Cadillac at Petit Le Mans
Big Surprise Finish for Cadillac at Petit Le Mans

By Jonathan Ingram
Senior Writer | RacingToday.com
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. – One never knows how the racing gods might introduce a sudden change of fate at the Petit Le Mans. In yet another surprise ending, the 23rd …

The Heat Will Be On At IMSA’s Return To Racing
Saturday, 4 Jul, 2020 – 16:45 | Comments Off on The Heat Will Be On At IMSA’s Return To Racing
The Heat Will Be On At IMSA’s Return To Racing

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – When IMSA’s WeatherTech SportsCar Championship returns to action Saturday at Daytona International Speedway after a five-month hiatus due to the pandemic, it will be the first time the DPi competitors have …

Big Stars Compete At Virtual LeMans
Saturday, 13 Jun, 2020 – 8:07 | Comments Off on Big Stars Compete At Virtual LeMans
Big Stars Compete At Virtual LeMans

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Formula One superstars Fernando Alonso and Rubens Barrichello head into Saturday’s Virtual 24 Hours of Le Mans primed for victory after strong performances in the lead-up to the esports event.
Teamed with sim racers Olli Pahkala …

Pandemic Updates : NASCAR Hopes to Hold All 36 Cup Races
Thursday, 12 Mar, 2020 – 15:22 | Comments Off on Pandemic Updates : NASCAR Hopes to Hold All 36 Cup Races
Pandemic Updates : NASCAR Hopes to Hold All 36 Cup Races

(Editor’s note: This story will be updated as the Coronavirus pandemic and its effect on auto racing evolves. It was last updated on March 25.)
Auto racing has joined stick-and-ball sports in interrupting their schedules in …