Archive For The “World Challenge” Category

In Photos: 2014 Energy Solutions Utah Grand Prix

By | October 5, 2014

On September 12~14, Miller Motorsports Park hosted the last two rounds of 25th annual running of the Pirelli World Challenge. Everything from Fiat 500s, Honda Fits, to Audi R8s, Ferraris, Porsches, Aston Martins, Cadys, Corvettes, and why not, let’s throw in some Lamborghinis and Bentleys to the mix! With some of the drama and politics […]

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Weekend Wallpaper: #40 Audi R8 LMS – look back

By | February 24, 2013

As mentioned before, this is Audi’s “turn key” race car. The Audi R8 LMS. In fact, this is the same car we covered back in July. Audi has expanded their Customer Racing program, so expect to see a slightly tweaked version of this car in most of your favorite series. In fact, at this years […]

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Weekend Wallpaper: #01 Arc Audi Racing Audi TT RS

By | February 3, 2013

Istook Motorsports and The Arc have teamed up to race for the same cause.  Not only are they busy on the track fighting for position in the GTS class of Pirelli World Challenge, but also are fighting to help those with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD).  Don and Laurie Istook, the owners of Istook Motorsports, […]

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Weekend Wallpaper: #97 Matt Young Motorsports RX8

By | December 30, 2012

Competing in the Touring Car (TC) class of the Pirelli World Challenge is this Mazda RX8 owned by Matt Young Motorsports.  The mechanical aspect of the car remains largely the same as it rolled off the assembly line with the only modifications allowed are a unrestricted exhaust system, 4-piston front disc brakes, and coil overs […]

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Weekend Wallpaper: #32 Pirelli World Challenge Porsche GT3 Cup

By | October 14, 2012

Racing in the Pirelli World Challenge GT class, pictured is the #32 Porsche GT3 Cup Car in World Challenge racing spec. Prepped by GMG Racing and driven by Bret Curtis. Lots of carbon fiber, lots of racing goodies from GMG and Porsche. Including the engine from the 911 GT3 RS (997), mod’d to push out around […]

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Shea Holbrook Is A Better Driver (And Water Skier) Than You

By | July 3, 2012

The world of professional motorsport is unquestionably dominated by dudes. Sure, there are a handful female driver bright spots to balance things out a bit, and by now we’re sure your mind has already switched to visions of a half-naked Danica Patrick holding a very strategically placed GoDaddy sign. High point of racing, eh? Even […]

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