CORE IMPROVES ON BEST GTD FINISH

CORE autosport delivered its best IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship finish of the season so far at Road America. In the Continental Tire Road Race Showcase, drivers Jon Bennett and Colin Braun finished seventh in the GT Daytona category. CORE got a boost before the race even started, as three cars who qualified faster, opted to…

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CORE PREPARES FOR ALL SCENARIOS AT ROAD AMERICA

After two straight days of cold and rain at Road America, the sun finally came out for IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship qualifying. CORE autosport qualified 13th for Sunday’s Continental Tire Road Race Showcase. IMSA teams were greeted by thunderstorms at Road America on Thursday, followed by more rain and blustery winds for Friday’s two practice sessions. Saturday’s conditions were the complete opposite,…

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CORE FACES DAUNTING ROAD AMERICA

ROCK HILL, S.C. (Aug. 1, 2017) – CORE autosport goes from the shortest track of the year (Lime Rock Park) to the longest track of the year this weekend when it arrives at Road America in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin.   The historic 14-turn road course is 4.048-miles in length, including three long straightaways.   Road…

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FIRST WIN FOR NEW PORSCHE 911 RSR

LAKEVILLE, Conn. (July 23, 2017) – The race weekend at Lime Rock Park could not have ended better for Porsche: The new Porsche 911 RSR celebrated its historic first victory at the racetrack in Connecticut. On Saturday, Patrick Pilet and Dirk Werner won round seven of the IMSA SportsCar Championship, North America’s premier sports car…

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CORE’S LIME ROCK RACE ENDS EARLY

CORE autosport’s quest for its first podium in its new Porsche 911 GT3 R was dashed at the Northeast Grand Prix at Lime Rock Park with an early exit just before the halfway mark.   A showcase of GT-only cars and the shortest track on the IMSA schedule (1.474 miles), Lime Rock Park challenges teams…

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CORE ON FRONT ROW FOR NORTHEAST GRAND PRIX

LAKEVILLE, Conn. (July 21, 2017) – CORE autosport earned its best WeatherTech SportsCar Championship qualifying position of the year at Lime Rock Park. Colin Braun entered a lap just shy of the pole, but will start second in tomorrow’s Northeast Grand Prix at Lime Rock Park. In his first-ever qualifying attempt with the No. 54…

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LIME ROCK PARK ON DECK FOR CORE AUTOSPORT

ROCK HILL, S.C. (July 19, 2017) – CORE autosport’s hectic summer schedule continues this weekend with the Northeast Grand Prix at Lime Rock Park in Lakeville, Connecticut.   Lime Rock Park is the shortest track on the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship calendar at only 1.474-miles in length. It is also the first of two GT-only…

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STRONG PERFORMANCE OF THE NEW 911 RSR GOES UNREWARDED

BOWMANVILE, Canada (July 10, 2017) – Signs for the new Porsche 911 RSR’s maiden victory could not have looked more promising: in qualifying for round six of the IMSA SportsCar Championship at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, Dirk Werner (Germany) posted the very first pole position with the 510 hp race car, which Porsche Motorsport…

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CANADA YIELDS 14TH-PLACE FINISH FOR CORE

CORE autosport finished 14th in the Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. Rain came into play twice during the two-hour and 40-minute WeatherTech SportsCar Championship race, which eventually finished under yellow. Jon Bennett qualified the No. 54 Flexbox / Composite Resources Porsche 911 GT3 R 14th, but the team opted to…

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CORE SET TO CHALLENGE THE MOBIL 1 SPORTSCAR GRAND PRIX

The fast, flowing corners of Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (CTMP) have pushed IMSA teams to their limit this weekend at the Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix, the seventh round of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. The three practice sessions at the 2.459-mile, 10-turn road course claimed three GT Daytona (GTD) cars with big accidents in…

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CORE WANTS TO CONTINUE CANADIAN WIN STREAK

ROCK HILL, S.C. (July 6, 2017) – It’s only been a few short days since the checkered flag fell at Watkins Glen International, but CORE autosport is eager to return to Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (CTMP), site of its most recent IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship victory.   CTMP is one of CORE’s most successful tracks.…

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BEST-PLACED 911 RSR FINISHES SIXTH AT WATKINS GLEN

It was not a race for the faint-hearted. Right up until shortly before the end of Sunday’s six-hour race in Watkins Glen, the battle for victory in the GTLM class was still raging. The new No. 912 Porsche 911 RSR was well-positioned in third place, just seconds behind the leader. However, the result of race…

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