deJong Top Red Bull GRC Newcomer
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (October 15, 2017) – In the final event of the 2017 Red Bull Global Rallycross season, Olsbergs MSE’s (OMSE) Mitchell deJong cemented his status as the most successful rookie in Red Bull GRC Supercars, piloting the No. 24 Red Bull Honda OMSE Civic.
Francis Cops Trans AM TA Class Win, Title At New Jersey
MILLVILLE, NJ. [October 8, 2017] – As Ernie Francis, Jr., took the checkered flag for the New Jersey Trans Am 100 at New Jersey Motorsport Park, he not only secured his eighth win of the 2017 season—he clinched the TA class championship with two races remaining. Joining Francis in celebrations were TA4 class victor Brian Kleeman and TA3 winner Neal Walker, while Gar Robinson claimed victory in the TA2 class’ New Jersey Muscle Car Challenge earlier in the day.read more
Crashes Doom Acuras In WC Finale At Road Atlanta
BRASELTON, Ga. (October 7, 2017) – A day that promised much, in the end, delivered little as both Michael Shank Racing Acura NSX GT3s were forced out of Saturday’s season-ending Petit Le Mans at Road Atlanta, a 10-hour contest that concluded the 2017 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.read more
Honda and Acura Grab SCCA National Titles
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (October 2, 2017) – Honda and Acura racers won four Sports Car Club of America national championship titles, including podium sweeps in both the highly-competitive Super Touring Light and Formula F classes, at the 2017 SCCA National Championship Runoffs, contested this past weekend at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
A total of 105 Honda and Acura racers, the largest Runoffs field for the manufacturer since the start of the Honda Racing Line grassroots motorsports program in 2009, traveled to the legendary Indianapolis track’s road course for this year’s 54th annual national championships.
Robinson Muscles Up In VIR Trans Am Clash
ALTON, Va. [September 23, 2017] – Gar Robinson emerged with the VIR Muscle Car Challenge victory in the Trans Am Series presented by Pirelli’s TA2 class today at Virginia International Raceway, while his Robinson Racing teammate Shane Lewis secured a second place finish to give the team a one-two sweep atop the podium. The duo were joined on the podium by Kyle Marcelli, in third, who captured his first top three finish of the season .read more