Author Archives: Mike Gillilan

Racing Blip: 2015 Continental Tire Road Race Showcase

By | August 9, 2015

Racing Blip: 2015 Continental Tire Road Race Showcase Heading south from Green Bay, Wisconsin, for about 80 minutes, you’ll come across Road America in Elkhart Lake. One of the oldest, still functioning, race tracks in the United States. This scenic track is the setting for the latest round of IMSA/TUDOR United SportsCar Championship. With race week […]

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Racing Blip: 2015 Northeast Grand Prix

By | July 24, 2015

With 5 stops remaining in the season, the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship rolls into picturesque Connecticut for the 2015 Northeast Grand Prix at Lime Rock Park. This stop, the only classes running are the Prototype Challenge (PC) and GT Daytona (GTD) cars. Today’s qualifying, on this short 1.474 miles track, had it’s share of excitement. In […]

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Racing Blip: 2015 Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park

By | July 12, 2015

Welcome to the 7th stop of this year’s IMSA/TUDOR season. The 2015 Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix. Taking the quick jaunt from wooded beauty of Watkins Glen, to the wooded beauty of Canadian Tire Motorsport Park – formally MoSport. At this stop, only the Prototypes, Prototype Challenge, and GTLM classes will be running. A couple […]

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Racing Blip: 2015 Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen

By | June 28, 2015

With many teams just getting back to the USofA from Le Mans, it’s a quick turn around for the 2015 episode of the Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen. This is also round 3 of the Tequila Patón North Endurance Cup. Now, I should be talking about what happened at qualifying on Saturday. My take on how […]

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In Photos: 2015 NASA Utah Round 2

By | May 31, 2015

Yes, I know we’re behind in posting these photos..can I blame it on the rain?? How about blaming it on Rio (crude / obscure 80′s reference)??? No?? So, instead of talking about seat time, and learning your car, and advancing you knowledge of performance driving, I’ll just point you to NASA’s website for all the […]

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Racing Blip: 2015 Chevrolet Sports Car Classic

By | May 30, 2015

Welcome to Motor City – aka Detroit, Michigan! Welcome to the 5th stop on this year’s IMSA/TUDOR schedule. Similar to Long Beach, at this stop, IMSA/TUDOR is not the headlining event. It’s performing in a supporting role this weekend to IndyCar. For those in attending the race in person, you’ll also be treated to SPEED Energy […]

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