STREET RACE ANGUISH FOR CORE IN LONG BEACH

LONG BEACH, Calif. (April 13, 2019) – The treacherous streets of Long Beach wounded CORE autosport in the BUBBA burger Sports Car Grand Prix. Round Three of the IMSA WeatherTech Sports Car Championship ended for the No. 54 Nissan Ligier DPi on the first lap. Jon Bennett was at the wheel for the start and…

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NEW CHALLENGES AT LONG BEACH FOR CORE

ROCK HILL, S.C. (April 9, 2019) – Following the two longest races of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, CORE autosport heads west for the shortest round; the BUBBA burger SportsCar Grand Prix at Long Beach.   At 100 minutes in length, the Long Beach race will have just one pit stop and driver change, provided…

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CORE LANDS ANOTHER TOP FIVE IN SEBRING

SEBRING, Fla. (March 17, 2019) – CORE strategized its way to another IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship top-five finish in a wild 12-hour race at Sebring International Raceway.   The second round of the championship began in an eerily similar fashion to the end of the first round: incessant rain. The 3.74-mile track was so badly…

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CORE STARTING 11TH FOR 12 HOURS OF RACING

SEBRING, Fla. (March 15, 2019) – CORE autosport will start the 12 Hours of Sebring, Round 2 of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Champinoship, from 11th on the Daytona Prototype International (DPi) grid.   Jon Bennett took the role of qualifying driver under sunny Florida skies at Sebring International Raceway. During the 15-minute qualifying session, Bennett…

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SEBRING IS TRUE TEST OF PREPAREDNESS FOR CORE

ROCK HILL, S.C. (March 12, 2019) – The second race of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season is the legendary 12 Hours of Sebring at Sebring International Raceway, March 14 – 16.   Sebring is a demanding track on drivers and cars. The former WWII airstrip has been battered by the Florida heat resulting in…

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STRONG TEAM EFFORT PUTS PORSCHE ON DAYTONA PODIUM

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 28, 2019) – The Porsche GT Team was rewarded for a strong performance with a place on the podium at the 24 Hours of Daytona. Under difficult conditions at Daytona International Speedway (USA), the two Porsche 911 RSR racers achieved positions three and five. The 510 hp sports cars from Weissach…

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CORE SURVIVES WATERLOGGED ROLEX 24

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 27, 2019) – The IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Challenge season opener was interrupted multiple times by heavy rains at Daytona International Speedway. Despite the treacherous track conditions, CORE autosport held on to finish fourth in the Rolex 24 at Daytona.   Skies were overcast when driver Jon Bennett took the green flag…

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CORE PUTS NISSAN 10TH ON ROLEX 24 GRID

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 24, 2019) – The IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship begins its 2019 season with the Rolex 24 at Daytona. CORE autosport qualified 10th for the legendary endurance race with its newly acquired No. 54 Nissan Ligier DPi. Thursday marked the first day of IMSA track action at Daytona International Speedway. Even though…

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CORE UNVEILS NISSAN TRIBUTE LIVERY FOR 2019 SEASON

ROCK HILL, S.C. (Jan. 16, 2019) – In honor of IMSA’s 50th season, CORE autosport will sport a livery honoring one of the iconic cars of the IMSA GTP era: the Nissan GTP ZX-Turbo.   For the 2019 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season, CORE will shed its traditional orange, gray and white for the red,…

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CORE TAKES ON DPI LEARNING CURVE AT DAYTONA

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 6, 2019) – CORE autosport got its first taste of the No. 54 Nissan Ligier DPi in the Roar Before the 24 at Daytona International Speedway. The three-day test marked the first time the team had its newly acquired car on track.   Over the course of seven test sessions and…

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CORE TAKES NISSAN DPI TO ROAR BEFORE THE 24

ROCK HILL, S.C. (Jan. 3, 2019) – CORE autosport will debut its Nissan DPi this weekend in the Roar Before the 24, the official IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship test for the Rolex 24 at Daytona.   The three-day test at Daytona International Speedway marks the team’s first track time with its new car, acquired in…

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CHANGING GEARS: CORE GOES DPI WITH NISSAN IN 2019

ROCK HILL, S.C. (November 30, 2018) – CORE autosport will fight for overall wins in the 2019 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship with a Nissan Onroak DPi.   At the close of the 2018 IMSA season, CORE was hopeful of entering the Daytona Prototype international (DPi) category but did not immediately find a partner to make…

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