Author Archives: Katie Brannan

Lewis, Filippi Win Road Atlanta Thriller

Victory Catapults Lewis and Filippi to the Front of the Championship Standings On what is normally the season finale, the IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge returned to Road Atlanta for the Fox Factory 120, a two-hour “sprint” race Friday.  With just three races to go, the intensity was evident in the battle for the coveted drivers’ […]

Dragon Tail to Fairy Tale for Filippi, Hyundai

Story and images courtesy of Michelin Motorsport Mason Filippi and Mark Wilkins drove to Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta in a Hyundai Veloster N TCR, equipped with a set of new MICHELIN® Pilot® Sport All Season 4 tires. A portion of the drive included the “Tail of the Dragon,” a 318-turn, 11-mile stretch of road in […]

Filippi and Lewis win in thrilling finish at Road Atlanta

Michael Lewis: “We dedicate this win to our teammate Reese Imhoff who we lost last year.  It was great victory out there, hard fought on the track and in the pits.  The Hyundai’s were so close out there, it was very tight racing. I have to give kuddos to our engineer John Ward and the […]

Take Two: BHA Returns to Road Atlanta

2020 IMSA MICHELIN Pilot Challenge FOX Factory 120 at Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta October 15-16, 2020  Round: 8 of 10 in the 2020 Michelin Pilot Challenge Racetrack: Michelin Raceway, Road Atlanta, Braselton, GA 2.54-mile road course, featuring 12 turns Race: Friday, October 16, 2020 at 3:35 pm ET (12:35 am PT) (2 Hours) TV: LIVE […]

BHA Customer Support Team Set for IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge Debut with Copeland Motorsports at Road Atlanta “Teenage duo ready to take on Petit Le Mans weekend”

October 8, 2020 – While many thought the 2020 season was complete for Copeland Motorsports, a hint at their 2021 plans will be played out next week at the legendary Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta. Set to compete in the IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge with the teenage sensation duo of Tyler Maxson and Tyler Gonzalez, Copeland Motorsports […]

BHA and Hyundai Extend Championship Lead at Mid-Ohio

The IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge series held its first-ever doubleheader race weekend, competing at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. Typically a spring race that features rain and colder temperatures, perfect racing weather greeted the rescheduled event. Bryan Herta Autosport’s 4-car Hyundai Veloster N TCR team raced over 150 laps each over the 2.2-mile, 13 turn […]

Brockman, Chase Lead Hyundai’s in Race 1 at Mid Ohio

Mid-Ohio 120 Saturday, September 26, 2020 Post Race Media Quotes #33 Hyundai Veloster N TCR Drivers: Gabby Chaves and Ryan Norman Race 1: Qualified: 7th (Norman) Finished: 7th Race 2: Qualified 7th (Norman) Gabby Chaves (finished): “We had an issue with the airjack during our driver change which caused a lengthy pitstop. It was a pretty uneventful race after that. We […]

Double Down: BHA Brings Championship Lead to Mid-Ohio

2020 IMSA MICHELIN Pilot Challenge Mid-Ohio 120 Double-Header September 25-27, 2020 Rounds: 6 & 7 of 10 in the 2020 Michelin Pilot Challenge Racetrack: Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, Mansfield, OH 2.258-mile road course, featuring 13 turns Race 1: Saturday, September 26, 2020 at 1:05 pm ET (10:05 am PT) (2 Hours) Race 2: Sunday, September 27, 2020 at 10:35 […]

Tyler Maxson Wins TCR Championship in BHA Customer Support Hyundai Veloster N TCR

September 22, 2020 – Returning to the site of their first wins of 2020, Copeland Motorsports drivers Tyler Maxson and Tyler Gonzalez continued to add to the team’s resume. Competing at the Circuit of the Americas this past weekend in Austin, Texas, Maxson garnered wins number eleven and twelve of the season en route to […]

Misfortunes for Marco at Mid-Ohio

RACE 1 – Saturday, September 12, 2020 No. 98 SURGERE / CURB HONDA STARTED 11 // FINISHED 23 CHAMPIONSHIP: 21 (142 pts.) OF NOTE: Gained two positions on the start before a team-related tire issue forced a loss in position and an off-strategy pit stop following the opening stint “I think the 98 car really had potential today, our qualifying didn’t […]