News from the FIA International Court of Appeal yesterday proved bittersweet for Nissan. After taking third place at the Le Mans 24 Hours in June, Nissan Partner Team, G-Drive Racing, was disqualified from the results for a breach of article 6.5.1 of the Technical Regulations. The team appealed against this decision but it was rejected and the team’s exclusion stands.24 Hours of Le Mans, Le Mans, Nissan, Sao Paulo, Sports Cars
Anthony Lazzaro will complete the American Le Mans Series season with Extreme Speed Motorsports, it was announced Monday.
The 50-year-old sports car racing veteran, who received a late call-up to replace Guy Cosmo at the wheel of the No. 01 HPD ARX-03b for Baltimore, will partner team owner Scott Sharp for the final three races of the year, beginning this weekend at Circuit of The Americas.ALMS, Anthony Lazzaro, Circuit of the Americas, Sports Cars
This weekend on the 20-22 September the world of endurance racing comes to Texas as the FIA World Endurance Championship and the American Le Mans Series will stage a Super Endurance Weekend at the Circuit of the Americas. A number of pre event activities are on offer for the people of Austin to enjoy as the clock counts down to the weekend of racing action.
One date that all fans of motor racing and classic movies should put in their diary is Thursday 19 September at The Long Centre for the Performing Arts from 7pm.American Le Mans Series, Circuit of the Americas, FIA World Endurance Championship, Sports Cars
Friday, September 13
10 am – NASCAR Camping World Truck Series | Chicago Practice (FOX Sports 1)
12 pm – NASCAR Camping World Truck Series | Chicago Practice (FOX Sports 1)
1 pm – NASCAR Sprintcup Series | Chicago Practice (FOX Sports 1)
2:30 pm – NASCAR Nationwide Series | Chicago Practice (FOX Sports 1)
4 pm – NASCAR Camping World Truck Series | Qualifying (FOX Sports 1)
6:30 pm – NASCAR Sprintcup Series | Chicago Practice (FOX Sports 2)
8 pm – NASCAR Camping World Truck Series | Race (FOX Sports 1)ARCA, Cars, Formula 1, IndyCar, MotoGP, NASCAR, Rolex Series, Schedule, Sports Cars
The future became a bit clearer Thursday, as executives from IMSA inked a five-year deal with Tudor Watches to become the title sponsor of the newly renamed United SportsCar Championship.
Announced at Chicago’s Navy Pier, to kick off NASCAR Chase Media Day activities, IMSA president Scott Atherton joined Rolex Vice president Peter Nicholson and series chairman Jim France for the occasion, which coincided with the brand’s North American relaunch this evening in New York.Scott Atherton, Sports Cars, USCC