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Filipe Albuquerque interview to JLpress Sports

Filipe Albuquer­que is, in our opin­ion, one of the best drivers of today. He really makes a dif­fer­ence in a team. We chal­lenged a group of racing fans to make some ques­tions to Filipe Albuquer­que. Fabrice Mar­tins asked: FM – What team will you be run­ning this year’s Le Mans 24 hours? FA – I have not yet con­firmed the par­ti­cip­a­tion in the 24h of Le Mans. JLpress – Hav­ing already tested the new Ligi­er JS P217 and for the car you drove at WEC last year, what are the main dif­fer­ences between the two? FA –…

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Norma M30 LMP3 YMR/M.Racing European Le Mans Series General MotorSports 

Interview with Norbert Santos

Via Nor­ma Press Office/​Marie-​Pierre Dupasquier Hel­lo Norbert. It’s offi­cial, two Nor­ma M30 cars will be tak­ing part in the ELMS this year, entered by Ore­gon Team and M.Racing (Yvan Muller). Are you happy? Of course. To start with two Nor­ma teams among­st the most pres­ti­gi­ous taken on by the ACO for the 2017 cham­pi­on­ship is an excel­lent news for Nor­ma. More announce­ments are to fol­low. Also, I’d like to point out that we are the only non-​Ligi­er man­u­fac­turer in the P3 group. It’s a big chal­lenge. TDS Racing will finally miss to…

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Ford GT #66 - chip Ganassi Racing - WeatherTech Racing General IMSA MotorSports 

Daytona 24 Hours: Mustang Sampling #5 Joao Barbosa, Filipe Albuquerque, Christian Fitipaldi with the pole

Rolex Daytona 24 Hours Joao Barbosa Mus­tang Sampling Cadillac DPi V.R #5 takes the 1st pole for the new-era; Ford Chip Ganas­si Racing made 1,2 and 3 Two Fer­rar­is and one Aston at the front row for GTD As an after­noon sun drenched on the high banks of Daytona Inter­na­tion­al Speed­way, two cars con­tin­ued to lay down the fast­est laps of the after­noon. Joao Barbosa, driv­ing the #5 Mus­tang Sampling Cadillac DPi-V.R cap­tured the pole for the 55th Run­ning of the Rolex Daytona 24 Hours. His team­mate, Dane Camer­on driv­ing the #31 Whelen…

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Cadillac DPi-V.R Teams Exercise at Daytona General IMSA MotorSports 

55 Cars Ready For Action In Roar Before The Rolex 24 At Daytona

55 Cars Ready For Action In Roar Before The Rolex 24 At Daytona Brand-New Pro­to­types, Sev­er­al New GT Cars High­light Entry List For Three-Day Test Via Imsa Com­mu­nic­a­tions /​Nate Siebens DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The three-day Roar Before The Rolex 24 At Daytona test ses­sion has become a motor­s­ports tra­di­tion for more than a dec­ade, annu­ally sig­ni­fy­ing the start of a new year and the begin­ning of the pro­fes­sion­al motor­s­ports sea­son. In recent years, the IMSA Weather­Tech Sports­Car Cham­pi­on­ship has estab­lished a sim­il­ar – albeit unin­ten­tion­al – tra­di­tion, match­ing the num­ber of entries with…

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IMSA MotorSports 

IMSA News Roundup: March 2, 2016

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (March 2, 2016) – Two IMSA Weather­Tech Sports­Car Cham­pi­on­ships teams suc­cess­fully tested upgrades for the Pro­to­type Chal­lenge (PC) class that will take effect at the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Flor­ida on Sat­urday, March 19. Via IMSA Communications/​Nate Siebens Pic­ture IMSA CORE auto­sport and JDC/​Miller Motor­s­ports tested the new improve­ments in the class, which include: A new elec­tron­ics pack­age, con­sist­ing of a new engine con­trol unit (ECU); new gear­box con­trol unit (GCU); new power dis­tri­bu­tion unit (PDU); and a new chassis loom New tele­metry Trac­tion con­trol A…

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