SECOND WIN OF SEASON FOR 911 RSR AND CHAMPIONSHIP LEAD

Second Win of Season for 911 RSR and Championship Lead   LEXINGTON, Ohio (May 7, 2018) – Clinching the second win of the season at Mid-Ohio, Porsche grabbed the lead of the IMSA SportsCar Championship. In a nail-biting finale, Laurens Vanthoor (Belgium) and Earl Bamber (New Zealand) snatched victory with the 510 hp Porsche 911…

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CORE SOLDIERS TO 13TH-PLACE FINISH AT MID-OHIO

LEXINGTON, Ohio (May 6, 2018) – An opening lap tangle at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course hindered CORE autosport’s progress in the fourth round of the IMSA WeatherTech Championship. Without any full-course cautions to make up the lost ground, a 13th-place finish was the result.   Starting from 14th, Bennett got caught up in a tangle…

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STRONG QUALIFYING PACE FOR CORE AT MID-OHIO

LEXINGTON, Ohio (May 5, 2018) – In his first visit to Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course since 2012, Jon Bennett qualified 14th for Round Four of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.   Driving the No. 54 Composite Resources / Flex-Box ORECA 07 LM P2 Bennett’s lap times quickened throughout the 15-minute qualifying session. At the checkered…

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BENNETT WILL RACE IN ROAD TO LE MANS

ROCK HILL, S.C. (May 3, 2018) – CORE autosport owner/driver Jon Bennett will race in the 2018 Road to Le Mans at Circuit de la Sarthe in France. The June race is a support event for the legendary 24 Hours of Le Mans.   The Road to Le Mans consists of two 55-minutes races, which…

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CORE TAKES PROTOTYPE FIGHT TO MID-OHIO

ROCK HILL, S.C. (May 1, 2018) – CORE autosport returns to Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course for the first time since 2012. The permanent road course hosts Round Four of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.   Mid-Ohio marks the first true road course on the 2018 IMSA schedule, an attribute that should play to the ORECA…

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STRONG PERFORMANCE OF 911 RSR GOES UNREWARDED AT LONG BEACH

LONG BEACH, Calif. (April 14, 2018) – After the Porsche 911 RSR celebrated its first win of the IMSA SportsCar Championship season at the 12 Hours of Sebring, the situation at Long Beach looked just as promising for a long time. At the shortest race of the year, on the narrow street circuit in California,…

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CORE NETS TOP 10 FINISH AT LONG BEACH

LONG BEACH, Calif. (April 14, 2018) – CORE autosport survived the treacherous streets of Long Beach and took home a top-10 finish in Round Three of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.   Starting from 13th, Jon Bennett avoided some opening lap chaos that collected a Prototype and brought out the first of three full-course cautions.…

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BENNETT RISES TO LONG BEACH QUALIFYING CHALLENGE

LONG BEACH, Calif. (April 13, 2018) – Jon Bennett’s first Prototype-class qualifying attempt took place on the concrete-lined street course in Long Beach, California. Bennett qualified 13th for Saturday’s BUBBA burger Sports Car Grand Prix at Long Beach, the third round of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.   The nature of a street course and…

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CORE READY FOR MAD DASH ON STREETS OF LONG BEACH

ROCK HILL, S.C. (April 10, 2018) – Sitting second in the point standings, CORE autosport faces an entirely new challenge this weekend with its new ORECA 07 LM P2 when it tackles the streets of Long Beach California for Round Three of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.   After facing a high-speed roval and then…

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VICTORY AND THIRD PLACE FOR PORSCHE AT SEBRING

SEBRING, Fla. (March 19, 2018) – The Porsche 911 RSR scored its first win of the IMSA SportsCar Championship season at Sebring International Raceway in Florida.   At the 12 Hours of Sebring, the oldest and toughest sports car race in the USA, Patrick Pilet (France), Nick Tandy (Great Britain) and Frédéric Makowiecki (France) won…

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CORE CHARGES TO FOURTH PLACE FINISH AT SEBRING

SEBRING, Fla. (March 18, 2018) – After a challenging start to the 12 Hours of Sebring, CORE autosport climbed back from four laps down to nearly a podium finish in the latest round of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Challenge.   Starting from 11th, Colin Braun got the No. 54 Flex-Box / Composite Resources ORECA 07…

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CORE WILL START 11TH AT 12 HOURS OF SEBRING

SEBRING, Fla. (March 16, 2018) – In the warmest conditions of the week thus far, CORE autosport qualified 11th for the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring, the second round of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.   Driver Colin Braun was given qualifying duties at the historic 17-turn, 3.74-mile road course. In the mid-day sun,…

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