Continental Tire Challenge

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Continental Tire Launches ExtremeContact Sport

Coming February 2017, Continental Tire introduces its newest ultra-high performance (UHP) tire, The ExtremeContactTM Sport. The ExtremeContactTM Sport was tested to the limits by five championship-winning race car drivers and satisfies the most demanding driver.

BMW Endurance Challenge At Daytona Brings New Cars to Continental Tire Challenge

It’s understandable: The Rolex 24 At Daytona is invariably a global blockbuster, to the point where some fans might assume it’s the only race of the weekend at Daytona International Speedway.

But it isn’t. The IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge runs this Friday, before the Saturday-through-Sunday Rolex 24. Some years, fans have suggested the Continental Tire Challenge provided the best racing of the weekend. Either way, it’s a don’t-miss event, invariably packed with tight racing and fender-to-fender contact.

BimmerWorld Welcomes Olympic Gold Medalist To Its Driver Squad for His IMSA Debut at Daytona Next Friday

Olympic gold medalist swimmer Tyler Clary has said all along that he wanted to become a professional race car driver when his days as a world-class swimmer are over.

C360R Grabs Attention In Continental Tire Challenge Garage With New McLarens, Audi

While Porsche Caymans, Aston Martins and Ford Mustangs have been prevalent in the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge over the past several years, the McLaren GT4 is a newcomer to the Grand Sport (GS) class in 2017.

BGB Motorsports To Campaign GT4 Spec Porsche Cayman Clubsport

BGB Motorsports will return to the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge GS class competition this year with a new Cayman Clubsport race car built by Porsche to SRO GT4 specifications.  Car owner James Cox of Sarasota, Fla. and team owner John Tecce of Daytona Beach, Fla.

GMG Returns to IMSA Competition at Daytona

Continuing Global Motorsports Group’s (GMG) expansion of their driver development and performance platform, the team will return to their roots in IMSA competition, taking part in this month’s Daytona International Speedway festivities. As one of the leading Porsche-based driver development teams, GMG will present two Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport MR machines for the opening round of the Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge’s BMW Endurance Challenge at Daytona.

CJ Wilson Racing Announces 2017 Plans

CJ Wilson Racing today announced a partnership with Houston based Winward Racing whose drivers will join CJWR for all ten rounds of the 2017 Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge. Open-wheel and GT veteran Damien Faulkner will partner with 24 year-old Russell Ward in the team’s GS-Class #35 Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport backed by Techemet LP, a World leader in automobile catalytic converter recycling and precious metal trading services based in Pasadena, Texas. Reserve driver Bryce Ward may also drive in selected events during the season.

Guy Cosmo Returns to TeamTGM Alongside Ted Giovanis in 2017

As the 2017 race season ushers in a brand new level of competition in the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge Series, TeamTGM returns with Ted Giovanis once again joined by Guy Cosmo in the JKTG Foundation/Camp Boggy Creek Porsche Cayman ClubSport GT4.

Cosmo campaigned the final four races of the IMSA season as Giovanis’ co-driver last year, with a podium finish of third at Road America in his debut with the team.