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Ford 1-2 at Lime Rock
Jul21

Ford 1-2 at Lime Rock

It was the pair of Ford GTs on top of the timesheets as the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship rolls into Lime Rock Park in Connecticut for the Northeast Grand Prix. The GT only race weekend means that the fastest GTLM cars, in this case, Ford’s Dirk Mueller in the No. 66 Ford GT, will be challenging for the overall win, rather than just class victories. Second fastest in the session went to Mueller’s teammate Ryan Briscoe in the...

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Michelin teams target “49ers” at Lime Rock Park
Jul20

Michelin teams target “49ers” at Lime Rock Park

If weather and track conditions are favorable, Michelin and its technical partner GT Le Mans class teams may be knocking on the door of the next lap time threshold at Lime Rock Park. The exciting factory teams from BMW Team RLL, Corvette Racing, Ford Chip Ganassi Racing, and Porsche GT Team are competing for the overall race win in Saturday’s two hour and forty minute Northeast Grand Prix at 3:00 pm (FS2). All have chosen Michelin as...

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Formula E, WEC take to the track
Jul16

Formula E, WEC take to the track

It’s race day for two different Michelin series on two different continents as both FIA Formula E and the FIA World Endurance Championship take to the track for the NYC ePrix and Six Hours of Nurburgring, respectively. Sam Bird of DS Virgin Racing clinched the win in Formula E’s first race in the Big Apple, the first international motor race sanctioned within the five boroughs. He’ll try to defend that victory today against the likes...

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Porsche Fastest in Two Classes
Jul14

Porsche Fastest in Two Classes

Porsche took top honors in two classes in the Friday practice sessions from the World Endurance Championship’s Six Hours of Nurburgring. Fresh off their win at Le Mans, the German carmaker led in LMP1 with the No. 2 Porsche 919 Hybrid over the Toyota Gazoo Racing team No. 8, followed by the sister No. 1 and No. 7 cars respectively. Porsche backed up their chart-topping time in the first session with a 1-2 in the second, again with the...

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BMW Wins Again with Michelin
Jul09

BMW Wins Again with Michelin

Just one week after claiming the first win for the BMW M6 GTLM at Watkins Glen, BMW Team RLL co-drivers Bill Auberlen and Alexander Sims scored again, this time leading teammates John Edwards and Martin Tomczyk in a BMW Team RLL 1-2 finish at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park. After a winless 2016 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season, BMW, the Team RLL and Michelin have unlocked the winning combination for the turbocharged BMW...

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