PODIUM RESULT FOR CORE IN PROTOTYPE DEBUT AT DAYTONA

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 28, 2018) – In it’s Prototype class debut, CORE autosport charged through the WeatherTech SportsCar Championship field to take the final podium spot at the Rolex 24 at Daytona. The No. 54 Flex-Box / Composite Resources ORECA 07 LM P2 was the highest finishing Pro-Am entry and top finishing ORECA. This…

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CORE WILL START EIGHTH IN ROLEX 24 AT DAYTONA

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 25, 2018) – In a stout Prototype field of 20 cars, Colin Braun qualified the No. 54 Flex-Box / Composite Resources ORECA 07 LM P2 eighth for the Rolex 24 at Daytona. Braun, a six-time pole winner in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, was at the top of the timing screens…

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CORE CHARGES TO DAYTONA FOR PROTOTYPE DEBUT

ROCK HILL, S.C. (Jan. 23, 2018) – The Rolex 24 at Daytona marks the start of the 2018 WeatherTech SportsCar Championship and CORE autosport’s debut in the Prototype class. The team has already taken part in two tests with its No. 54 ORECA 07 LM P2 at Daytona International Speedway and showed excellent pace, but…

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CORE DISPLAYS QUICK PACE AT DAYTONA TEST

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 7, 2018) – CORE autosport rolled out its new No. 54 ORECA 07 LMP2 for the Roar Before the 24 test at Daytona International Speedway and showed strong pace amongst its Prototype-class rivals. The team turned the second-quickest lap time of the ORECA entries over the three days of testing to…

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CORE ADDS ENDURANCE CHAMPIONS DUMAS AND DUVAL TO DAYTONA LINEUP

ROCK HILL, S.C. (Nov. 30, 2017) – For its Prototype class debut, CORE autosport has recruited Romain Dumas and Loïc Duval to its driver lineup for the Rolex 24 at Daytona. The two Frenchmen will join Jon Bennett and Colin Braun for the 2018 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season opener.   Dumas and Duval are…

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CORE CONCLUDES IMSA SEASON WITH TOP FIVE FINISH

CORE autosport completed its 2017 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar season with a hard-fought fifth-place finish at Petit Le Mans. Drivers Jon Bennett, Colin Braun, and Nic Jönsson survived a high-attrition race and successfully rolled the dice on fuel in the team’s final appearance in the GT Daytona category. Starting from 17th on the grid, Bennett advanced…

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TWO TITLES IN THE NORTH AMERICAN ENDURANCE CUP FOR NEW 911 RSR

BRASELTON, Ga. (Oct. 8, 2017) – At legendary Road Atlanta, the maiden race season for the Porsche 911 RSR in the USA and Canada drew to a close with a significant success: Patrick Pilet and Dirk Werner secured the GTLM-class title in the prestigious Tequila Patrón North American Endurance Cup.   The long-distance classics of…

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CORE ON EVE OF FINAL IMSA RACE OF 2017

CORE autosport will make its final IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship start of 2017 tomorrow, October 7, at the Motul Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta. The No. 54 Flex-Box / Composite Resources Porsche 911 GT3 R qualified 17th on the GT Daytona grid for Saturday’s 10-hour race.   Petit Le Mans represents not only the…

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IMSA SEASON COMES TO A CLOSE AT PETIT LE MANS

ROCK HILL, S.C. (Oct. 3, 2017) – It’s time for the season finale of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship this weekend at Road Atlanta.   CORE autosport will close out its 2017 season with the 10-hour Motul Petit Le Mans endurance race. Nic Jönsson will once again join Jon Bennett and Colin Braun for driving…

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PORSCHE GT TEAM SCORES FIFTH PODIUM IN THE USA

MONTEREY, Calif. (Sept. 25, 2017) – At the Laguna Seca Raceway in the dunes of Monterey, California, the new Porsche 911 RSR clinched its fifth podium result in the IMSA SportsCar Championship. At the wheel of the newly developed race car from Weissach, Patrick Pilet (France) and Dirk Werner (Germany) secured third in the GTLM…

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CORE NARROWLY MISSES PODIUM IN MONTEREY

CORE autosport led more laps than any other GT Daytona car at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, but a late pit stop for a splash of fuel resulted in a fourth-place finish in the America’s Tire 250. It is the highest WeatherTech SportsCar Championship GTD finish to-date for the team. Starting from 14th on the grid,…

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CORE AIMS FOR A STRONG MONTEREY FINISH

CORE autosport driver Jon Bennett qualified for the America’s Tire 250 under idyllic California skies today at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Bennett earned 14th-place on the grid for Sunday’s two-hour and 40-minute race.   With a strong ocean breeze continuously dragging sand onto the 2.238-mile, 11-turn circuit, Laguna Seca is notoriously tricky to find grip…

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