Author Archives: Andrew Modena

Mason Filippi Drives the Mid-Engine Hyundai RM19

Recently we were invited to bring our Veloster N TCR cars to Hyundai’s Proving Grounds in the California desert. Drivers Michael Lewis and Harry Gottsacker were on hand to give members of the Automotive press ride-alongs in our TCR cars and Mason Filippi had the opportunity to drive Hyundai’s mid-engine RM19 prototype. In Mason’s Words […]

Bryan’s Blog: Celebrating the Past and Anticipating the Future!

The last two months have really been a whirlwind here, and it is just now as I sit here writing this that I realize how many special things we have been able to experience in a short time frame as we wrapped up the 2019 season.  In September we had back-to-back weekends at WeatherTech Raceway […]

Copeland Motorsports Sets Program for 2020 and Has Hyundai Veloster N TCR Available

Claiming a pair of championships in 2019 including the TC America TCA Championship with Tyler Maxson, Copeland Motorsports is ready to attack again in 2020. With two drivers confirmed for TC America competition, the team is looking to add at least one more in their race winning Hyundai Veloster N TCR as they look to […]

TCA Champion Tyler Maxson Commits to Hyundai and Copeland Motorsports TCR Program for 2020

November 12, 2019 – Fresh off of his 2019 TC America TCA Rookie of the Year and overall Series Championship honors, Tyler Maxson is set to level up again in 2020. Committing to the multi-championship winning Copeland Motorsports program, the Georgia resident is set to contest a full season in the TCR ranks behind the […]

TC America Debut a Success for BHA and Hyundai

SRO Touring Car America at Las Vegas Motor SpeedwayPresented by R.U.N. #57 Hyundai Veloster Turbo TCA/Bryan Herta Autosport with Curb Agajanian Driver:  Tyler Gonzalez Race One:          Started: 14th                   TCA Class Finish: 7th Race Two:          Started: 7th                     TCA Class Finish: 5th Less than a week after […]

Veloster Turbo TCA Las Vegas Debut Recap

SRO Touring Car America at Las Vegas Motor Speedway Presented by R.U.N.  #57 Hyundai Veloster Turbo TCA/Bryan Herta Autosport with Curb Agajanian  Driver: Tyler Gonzalez  Race One: Started: 14th TCA Class Finish: 7th  Race Two: Started: 7th TCA Class Finish: 5th  Less than a week after capturing their second sports car racing championship in the […]

Fast Facts: Hyundai Veloster Turbo TCA

Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Las Vegas, NV  “Roval” combination oval and road course featuring 9 turns  Race 1: Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 1:40 pm PST Race 2: Sunday, October 20, 2019 at 12:30 pm PST FAST FACTS:  TCA Debut: Bryan Herta Autosport and Hyundai make their official Touring Car America (TCA) debut in the […]

BHA and Hyundai Make TCA Debut with Tyler Gonzalez at Las Vegas Motor Speedway

World Challenge America at Las Vegas Motor SpeedwayPresented by R.U.N. #57 Hyundai Veloster Turbo TCA/Bryan Herta Autosport with Curb Agajanian Driver:  Tyler Gonzalez October 17-20, 2019 Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Las Vegas, NV “Roval” combination oval and road course featuring 9 turns Race 1: Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 1:40 pm PST Race 2: Sunday, October […]

Mark Wilkins and Michael Lewis Win 2019 IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge

Drivers’ Championship in Hyundai Veloster TCR Race Car ·       Mark Wilkins and Michael Lewis win their first IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge Drivers’ Championship   ·       Bryan Herta Autosport (BHA) with Curb Agajanian sweep Team and Driver’s Championships finishing first and second ·       Hyundai finished second in the Manufacturers’ Championship Braselton, Ga. (Oct. 12, 2019) – Mark Wilkins and Michael Lewis, […]

BHA and Hyundai Take 11-Point Championship Lead to Season Finale at Road Atlanta

2019 IMSA MICHELIN Pilot Challenge The Fox Factory 120 #21 Harry Gottsacker and Mason Filippi #98 Mark Wilkins and Michael Lewis October 10-11, 2019 Road Atlanta, Braselton, GA 2.54-mile road course, features 12 turns Race: Friday, October 11, 2019 at 1:25 pm EST (2 Hours) TV: LIVE on IMSA.TV, IMSA Radio at www.IMSA.com or NBC Sports Network October 17, […]

Copeland Motorsports Confirms TC America Hyundai Program for 2020

Finalizing a piece to their 2020 season program, Copeland Motorsports is expanding their full-time efforts in the SRO Motorsports Group TC America program. After acquiring a Hyundai Veloster N TCR during the current 2019 season and topping the podium blocks in their very first event weekend, Copeland Motorsports is expanding again within the series in […]

Bryan Herta Autosport and Hyundai Announce TC America Entry

Indianapolis, IN (Sept. 19, 2019) – Bryan Herta Autosport (BHA) with Curb Agajanian will enter a single Hyundai Veloster Turbo R-Spec TCA car in the final event of the 2019 SRO TC America Championship at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on October 19th and 20th. American Tyler Gonzalez has been chosen to drive the first- ever […]

Bryan Herta Autosport and Hyundai Announce TC America Entry

BHA/Hyundai customer racing program to debut at Las Vegas Motor Speedway Indianapolis, IN. (Sept. 18, 2019) – Bryan Herta Autosport w/ Curb Agajanian will enter a single Hyundai Veloster Turbo R-Spec TCA car in the final event of the 2019 SRO TC America Championship at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on October 19th and 20th.  American Tyler Gonzalez has been […]

PREVIEW: Firestone Grand Prix of Monterey

THE CORKSCREW.THE CIRCUIT. For the last four years, the “Corkscrew” had a different meaning when referring to the final race of the season. A corkscrew in the wine country of Sonoma meant opening bottles of Pinot or Chardonnay. This year, The Corkscrew refers to Turns 8 and 8A on the 11-turn track of WeatherTech Raceway […]

Lewis and Wilkins Extend Points Lead with Podium at Laguna Seca

The penultimate round of the 2019 IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge is in the books, and it was another weekend of firsts for Hyundai and Bryan Herta Autosport, as they locked in the front row, qualifying first and second.  It was the fourth pole position of the season for Michael Lewis and Mark Wilkins.  Fresh of his […]