Author Archives: Andrew Modena

Bryan Herta on Why TCR Racing Makes So Much Sense

Over the past few years, you may or may not have heard about a new racing category popping up in different regions across the world called TCR. Of course, stateside, the term ‘touring car’ has never really taken hold, and this form of racing has always been a point of curiosity, yet not full comprehension, […]

Round 1 Race Report – BMW Endurance Challenge at Daytona

2019 IMSA MICHELIN Pilot Challenge Round 1 Race Report -BMW Endurance Challenge at Daytona #21 and #98 Bryan Herta Autosport w/ Curb Agajanian/Hyundai Veloster N TCR   #21 Veloster N TCR Earns Top Five Finish in IMSA MICHELIN Pilot Challenge Debut   Round one of the 2019 IMSA MICHELIN Pilot Challenge is in the books […]

Daytona International Speedway TCR Fast Facts

2019 IMSA MICHELIN Pilot Challenge January 24-25, 2019 Racetrack: Daytona International Speedway 3.56-mile “Roval”, features 12 turns Race: Friday, January 25, 2019 at 12:15pm TV: Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at 1pm on NBC Sports Network Live updates are available throughout the weekend on social media and   FAST FACTS: CHAMPIONS: Bryan Herta Autosport w/ […]

Lewis, Wilkins, Filippi and Gottsacker complete two-car Veloster N TCR line-up for Bryan Herta Autosport

Indianapolis, IN. (Jan. 15, 2019) – Bryan Herta Autosport w/ Curb Agajanian will debut the Hyundai Veloster N TCR in the 2019 IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge season opener at Daytona International Speedway as part of the 2019 Rolex 24 Hours at Daytona event.  Hyundai and Bryan Herta unveiled their #98 Bryan Herta Autosport Veloster N […]

Hyundai Veloster N Race Car Makes World Debut at North American International Auto Show

“The Veloster is a perfect fit for the IMSA MICHELIN Pilot Challenge as we expand our motorsports efforts,” said Dean Evans, vice president, Marketing, Hyundai Motor America. “The all-new 2019 Veloster and Veloster N are playful, fun-to-drive cars, and thanks to Bryan and his team we’re excited to introduce them to racing fans across North […]

Hyundai Veloster N TCR Joins i30 N TCR in 2019 as Global Customer Race Vehicle Roster Expands

SEBRING, Fla. (Nov. 9, 2018) – Hyundai today announced the next chapter in its championship-winning, customer-racing motorsports program at the Michelin IMSA Sports Car Encore. Bryan Herta Autosport, fresh off the team’s 2018 debut season in which it secured both the Team and Manufacturer championships in the 2018 Pirelli World Challenge TCR class, will compete […]

Marco Andretti invests in #98 Andretti Herta Autosport entry

Veteran IndyCar driver Marco Andretti will be taking an enhanced role in the No. 98 team’s entry come 2019 as the U.S. Concrete-branded Honda will officially be entered by Andretti Herta Autosport w/ Marco Andretti & Curb-Agajanian.  “I’m happy and proud to invest back into the team that I have been with for 13 seasons […]

Bryan & Colton Herta with George Kurtz Score Class Win Sunday With Hyundai i30 N TCR Car at SRO California 8 Hours sports car event

SALINAS, Calif. (Oct. 28, 2018) – Making the team’s inaugural endurance sports car event Sunday at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca, Bryan Herta Autosport with Curb-Agajanian scored the TCR class victory in the SRO California 8 Hours with drivers Bryan Herta, Colton Herta and George Kurtz piloting the No. 98 BHA Hyundai i30 N TCR.   […]

Bryan Herta Autosport Confirms Two-Car Hyundai TCR Team For SRO California 8 Hours Race on Oct. 26-28

●    2019 Bryan Herta Autosport will enter two Hyundai i30 N TCR cars in the upcoming Intercontinental GT Challenge California 8-Hours at Laguna Seca Raceway   ●    Hyundai i30 N TCR cars have had a very successful inaugural 2018 season under Herta development   ●    Father-son – Bryan and Colton – to drive together in […]

Recap: INDYCAR Grand Prix of Sonoma

Qualifying Saturday afternoon the field of 25 Indy cars took to Sonoma’s 2.385-mile racetrack to set the grid for Sunday’s finale event. For Marco Andretti, it was all eyes on the fight Firestone Fast Six. Without ever dropping out of the top 10, Andretti advanced to the final round and a chance at the Pole. […]

Preview: IndyCar Grand Prix of Sonoma

The Finale Sixteen races have come and gone and the championship title will be determined at the double-points season finale held at Sonoma Raceway. Not only will it be the final race of the 2018 season, it is the final Verizon IndyCar Series event held at the 2.385-mile track for the foreseeable future.  On his […]

Recap: Grand Prix of Portland

Qualifying For the first time in 11 years, the IndyCar Series took to Portland’s 1.964-mile road course to set the starting grid. Despite finishing in the top four on the combined practice charts, Marco Andretti rolled off from ninth for Sunday’s 105-lap race, earned his eighth top-10 start of the season. Chasing the Checkers Marco Andretti was collected […]

Bryan Herta Autosport Wins TCR Team Championship; Hyundai Scores PWC TCR Manufacturers’ Title

Lewis, Wilkins Place 2nd and 3rd in TCR Drivers’ Points in 2018   WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (Sept. 2, 2018) – It was Championship Sunday at Watkins Glen International in the final TCR race of the 2018 Pirelli World Challenge road racing series, and, at the end of the Round 12 40-minute sprint race, it was Bryan Herta Autosport […]

Michael Lewis Finishes P2 Saturday at the Glen, Mark Wilkins Takes Fourth in TCR Round 11 Event for BHA

Wild show in Saturday’s TCR Race with Lewis taking second by just 0.221 seconds   WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (Sept. 1, 2018) – Michael Lewis did all he could Saturday afternoon at Watkins Glen International in the Pirelli World Challenge 40-minute TCR race, but the driver of the No. 98 Bryan Herta Autosport with Curb-Agajanian Hyundai i30 […]

Preview: Grand Prix of Portland

Two To Go. With Gateway in the rear view, the Verizon IndyCar Series heads west to Portland International Raceway for Round 17 of competition. Sitting just outside the top 10 in standings, Marco Andretti is headed to Portland ready to bring home a podium finish for the No. 98 machine. In Their Words. “I’m excited […]