Giuseppe Risi, owner of the Risi Competizione race team, announced Friday that the team will withdraw from some upcoming IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship events.
All four IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship classes return to action as the series makes its annual trek to Watkins Glen International for the Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen on July 2.
Kenny Habul has been placed on probation for the next three IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship events for his role in an incident last Saturday at Belle Isle Park.
It wasn’t exactly how the team drew it up, but the points-leading No. 10 Konica Minolta Cadillac DPi-V.R of brothers Jordan and Ricky Taylor kept its perfect season alive with a fifth consecutive IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship victory in Saturday’s Chevrolet Sports Car Classic at Belle Isle
Masterful pit strategy from the Michael Shank Racing with Curb-Agajanian crew and flawless driving by co-drivers Andy Lally and Katherine Legge delivered a history-making first global victory for the new Acura NSX GT3 in the Chevrolet Sports Car Classic at Belle Isle Park
Christian Fittipaldi will lead the field to the green flag for Saturday’s IMSA Chevrolet Sports Car Classic at Belle Isle Park after an incident in qualifying on Friday afternoon gifted he and co-driver Joao Barbosa the pole.
Australian IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship rookie Kenny Habul readily admits his knowledge of the series was somewhat limited prior to the 2017 season.
Verizon IndyCar Series champion and Rolex 24 At Daytona winner Tony Kanaan will join drivers Joey Hand and Dirk Müller in Ford Chip Ganassi Racing’s No. 68 Ford GT at the Le Mans 24 Hours next month as the team looks to defend its 2016 GTE Pro Class victory
Joao Barbosa and Christian Fittipaldi are hoping to get on the board when the series visits Detroit’s Belle Isle Park for the Chevrolet Sports Car Classic this Saturday.
With the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship GT Le Mans class off until the Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen on July 2, the focus for most competitors in the class now shifts fully to the 24 Hours of Le Mans on June 17-18.