Author Archives: Mike Gillilan

In Photos: 24 Hours of LeMons – Return of the LeMonites

By | July 27, 2014

The 24 Hours of LeMons, think of this as the complete opposite to the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The first clue. The rules. You can not spend more then $500 on your race car. Compare that to the rumored ~$500,000USD for a GT Corvette C6.R that runs in Le Mans. That’s not to say […]

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Racing Blip: 2014 Brickyard Grand Prix

By | July 24, 2014

Welcome to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, otherwise known as The Brickyard! IMS is also home to one of more famous races in the world, the Indy 500. NASCAR fans typically know IMS as home to the Brickyard 400. Well, this weekend IS the Brickyard 400! With NASCAR, Inc owning IMSA/TUDOR, I could speculate that NASCAR, […]

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Racing Blip: 2014 Mobil 1 Sports Car Grand Prix at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park

By | July 13, 2014

The 7th stop (or 8th depending if you count Kansas) for IMSA / TUDOR United SportsCar Championship 2014 season is being held at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park – formally MoSport – in the beautiful Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada. About an hour outside of Toronto. With the ongoing discussion about the performance of Daytona Prototypes and P2 race […]

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In Photos: 2014 NASA Utah Region Round 3

By | June 26, 2014

Another month means another round of NASA Utah. Held over the May 23-25 weekend on the East Track configuration of Miller Motorsports Park. Better weather brought out a few new faces to the track. Some of the more talked about cars were Makes and Models’s Audi R8 LMS (previously owned by GMG Racing, last seen by […]

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In Photos: 2014 Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix – Laguna Seca

By | June 16, 2014

The fourth stop on the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship 2014 calendar is the Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix. With this being the first season of TUSC, and this their first stop at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, things were bound to be different. First off, cars, a lot more cars. So much so, there wasn’t enough […]

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Racing Blip: 2014 24 Hours of Le Mans

By | June 13, 2014

While the rest of the world seems to be fascinated with the little thing in Brazil, called the “World Cup”, the racing world has the 24 Hours of Le Mans in France. This is THE endurance race of the season. In fact, this is the 82nd running of this famed race. Teams from all of the […]

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