IMSA: TCR Class Being Added To SportsCar Challenge For 2018

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Officials from the International Motor Sports Ass’n and World Sporting Consulting, the rights holder for TCR, have confirmed plans for a TCR class to begin competing in the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge beginning in 2018. The Touring Car Racing (TCR) class will run in addition to the two existing Continental Tire Challenge classes, Grand Sport (GS) and …

CTSCC: Maxwell & Johnson Drive To Championship Crowns At Road Atlanta

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Billy Johnson took the lead in the No. 15 Multimatic Motorsports Ford Shelby GT350R-C with 13 minutes remaining and went on to win Friday’s IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge season-ending Road Atlanta 150, giving Ford a sweep of the driver, team and manufacturer championships in the process.

IMSA: BMW 228i Set to Make CTSCC Debut With Johnson, JDC at Laguna Seca

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DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – official series release — IMSA photo — The BMW 228i will make its Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge competition debut in Saturday’s Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix powered by Mazda at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. JDC-Miller Motorsports joins the series with a car specially equipped with hand controls for the two-hour, 30-minute race. Michael Johnson, a former …

CTSCC: Plumb Brothers Triumph in Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge Action at Road America

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ELKHART LAKE, Wis. – official series release — IMSA photo — Matt Plumb became the leading winner in Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge history on Saturday at Road America, joining brother Hugh in the No. 13 Billfish Foundation/Rum Bum Studio Porsche 911. It was the 21st career triumph for Matt Plumb, breaking a tie with Sylvain Tremblay on the all-time victory list, and …

CTSCC: Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge Qualifying Rained Out at Road America

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ELKHART LAKE, Wis. – official series release — IMSA photo — Steady rain on Friday at Road America caused Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge TOTAL Pole Award qualifying to be cancelled, and the field for Saturday’s Continental Tire Road Race Showcase will be set by driver points. That will put the No. 6 Stevenson Motorsports Chevrolet Camaro Z/28.R driven by Grand …

CTSCC: Maxwell and Johnson Dominate for Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge Win at Lime Rock

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LAKEVILLE, Conn. – official series release — Scott LePage/LAT for IMSA photo — One race after seeing their new No. 15 Ford Performance/Multimatic Motorsports Ford Shelby GT350R-C destroyed at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, Scott Maxwell and Billy Johnson opened up the second half of the 2015 Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge season by winning the Northeast Grand Prix at Lime Rock Park …