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Winterbottom, Lyons Win Gold Coast 600
Sunday, 23 Oct, 2011 – 7:55 | Comments Off on Winterbottom, Lyons Win Gold Coast 600
Winterbottom, Lyons Win Gold Coast 600

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Mark Winterbottom and Richard Lyons gave Ford Performance Racing its first win of the 2011 Australian V8 Supercars Championship at Surfers Paradise Sunday via a late-race pass in the Armor All Gold Coast 600.
Winterbottom, co-driver …

Toyota Prototypes Returning To Le Mans
Friday, 14 Oct, 2011 – 14:50 | Comments Off on Toyota Prototypes Returning To Le Mans
Toyota Prototypes Returning To Le Mans

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Racin’ Notes for Friday:
Toyota Motor Corporation announced its return to major sports car racing on Friday.
Toyota’s return to the Le Mans 24 Hours, 13 years after its last official participation, follows Porsche’s announcement that it …

Peugeot Scores Controversial Win At Petit Le Mans
Sunday, 2 Oct, 2011 – 1:00 | Comments Off on Peugeot Scores Controversial Win At Petit Le Mans
Peugeot Scores Controversial Win At Petit Le Mans

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. – The Petit Le Mans ended early and in controversy when a battle for the lead left Romain Dumas and his Audi R18 TDI crashed against the barrier on the back straight …

O’Connell Gives Cadillac A Victory
Saturday, 1 Oct, 2011 – 7:21 | Comments Off on O’Connell Gives Cadillac A Victory
O’Connell Gives Cadillac A Victory

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Hometown star Johnny O’Connell scored a pole-to-checkered flag victory in Friday’s Cadillac Road Atlanta Grand Prix in Flowery Branch, Ga., capping Team Cadillac’s successful road-racing return to the 2011 Pirelli …

Peugeot Draws First Blood From Audi At Petit
Friday, 30 Sep, 2011 – 17:36 | Comments Off on Peugeot Draws First Blood From Audi At Petit
Peugeot Draws First Blood From Audi At Petit

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. – Anthony Davidson drove the Peugeot 908 to the pole for Saturday’s Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta, where two of the French factory cars will share the first two rows with …

Audi R18s Lead Testing At Petit
Thursday, 29 Sep, 2011 – 6:52 | Comments Off on Audi R18s Lead Testing At Petit
Audi R18s Lead Testing At Petit

For the second time in three days of testing, Audi Sport’s Romain Dumas set the fastest lap of the day ahead of Saturday’s 14th annual Petit Le Mans powered by Mazda.
The Frenchman set a lap …

Dalziel Wins Race, Pruett Wins Crown In GRAND-AM Finale
Monday, 19 Sep, 2011 – 9:26 | Comments Off on Dalziel Wins Race, Pruett Wins Crown In GRAND-AM Finale
Dalziel Wins Race, Pruett Wins Crown In GRAND-AM Finale

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Determined to “win or wreck,” Ryan Dalziel held off newly re-crowned Daytona Prototype champion Scott Pruett by 0.416-seconds to capture the 2011 GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series season-ending EMCO Gears …

Aston Martin Wins At Laguna Seca
Sunday, 18 Sep, 2011 – 8:48 | Comments Off on Aston Martin Wins At Laguna Seca
Aston Martin Wins At Laguna Seca

By Jonathan Ingram | Senior Writer
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After a season of frustration in the Intercontinental Le Mans Cup, Aston Martin Racing’s factory team finally found its way to victory lane in LMP1 at the Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca …

Fogarty Wins Pole At Mid-Ohio
Saturday, 17 Sep, 2011 – 8:26 | Comments Off on Fogarty Wins Pole At Mid-Ohio
Fogarty Wins Pole At Mid-Ohio

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Qualifying ace Jon Fogarty claimed his second consecutive and third overall GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series pole Friday during time trials for Saturday’s season-ending EMCO Gears Classic at Mid-Ohio Sports …

Audi To Race R8s In GRAND-AM
Wednesday, 7 Sep, 2011 – 18:12 | Comments Off on Audi To Race R8s In GRAND-AM
Audi To Race R8s In GRAND-AM

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Audi is heading to the GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series.
Audi announced Wednesday its commitment to build a version of its R8 LMS  for GRAND-AM. It will compete in the production-based GT class.
GRAND-AM has worked with …