Category Archives: Michelin Pilot Challenge

All Six BHA Hyundais Inside the Top-Ten at Laguna Seca

Hagler, Lewis retain the points lead after three rounds Speedway, IN – While it wasn’t the sweet repeat of a BHA podium sweep like last year at Hyundai’s home race at Laguna Seca, it was an exciting, action-packed race that saw all six BHA entries finish inside the top-ten. The weekend was highlighted with Harry […]

BHA Fast Facts: Hyundai Monterey Sports Car Championship

Bryan Herta Autosport Round 3 of the 2022 IMSA MICHELIN Pilot Challenge April 29-30, 2022 Racetrack: WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca 2.238-mile road course, features 11 turns Race: Saturday, April 30, 2022, at 4pm PST TV: Live on NBC’s PEACOCK: www.peacock.tv Listen: Live on IMSA Radio at www.IMSA.com Live updates are available throughout the weekend on […]

Hyundai N Line Delivers Winning Effort on and off Track

The Tucson Compact SUV Has ‘the Beans’ to Handle the Highways and Twisting Roads around Los Angeles. By John Oreovicz  as released by IMSA.com LONG BEACH, Calif. – The inaugural Grand Prix of Long Beach was staged in 1975 – the same year that Hyundai created the first car designed and manufactured in South Korea and […]

Filippi Scores First IMSA Pole, Wickens on the Front Row

The #77 Elantra N TCR of Mason Filippi will lead the pack to the green flag tomorrow for the first time in his IMSA career. It was also the first time Filippi has qualified in TCR since 2020. This is the second consecutive pole position for the #77 driver pairing of Filippi and Maxson. Maxson […]

Familiar Faces, Familiar Places – Drivers Hagler and Lewis, and Wickens and Wilkins Podium at Daytona

Daytona Beach, FL – It was a rewarding return for Robert Wickens as he and his co-driver Mark Wilkins finished third at the IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge season opener at Daytona International Speedway, on Friday. It was Wickens’ first time racing since his IndyCar accident in August of 2018, and his first time ever racing using […]

Tyler Maxson Leads Elantra N TCR Front Row

Bryan Herta Autosport IMPC Round 1: Daytona International Speedway Qualifying Tyler Maxson is 17 years of age, he’s a two-time sports car champion and after his stellar performance today in changing and challenging conditions, he’s a two-time pole winner in the IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge. Intermittent rain made the tire choice tricky for the 15-minute […]

New Cars, New Drivers, New Season for Three-Time Champions Bryan Herta Autosport

Bryan Herta Autosport Round 1 of the 2022 IMSA MICHELIN Pilot Challenge January 26-28, 2022 Racetrack: Daytona International Speedway 3.56-mile “Roval”- features 12 turns Race: Friday, January 28, 2022 at 1:35pm ET TV: Live on NBC’s PEACOCK: www.peacock.tv Listen: Live on IMSA Radio at www.IMSA.com Live updates are available throughout the weekend on BHA social media and www.bryanhertaautosport.com FAST FACTS: […]

Bryan Herta Autosport Wraps the ROAR Before the Rolex 24

Daytona Beach, Fl., Jan. 23, 2022 – Three-time IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge (IMPC) Champions, Bryan Herta Autosport (BHA) with Curb Agajanian wrapped up their pre-season testing today at the Roar Before the Rolex 24 at Daytona International Raceway. The event kicked off with media day on Thursday and featured five practice sessions which began on Friday. […]

IndyCar Star Robert Wickens Returns to Racing as New Member of Hyundai Team

Wickens Will Race Again Three Years After IndyCar Accident Wickens Joins Mark Wilkins in All-Canadian Driver Lineup in the #33 Elantra N TCR Racecar   FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Jan. 14, 2022 – Three-time International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) Michelin Pilot Challenge (IMPC) Champions, Bryan Herta Autosport (BHA) and Hyundai Motor North America, announced they have signed […]

Bryan Herta Autosport Set to Defend IMSA Title

Speedway, Ind., Jan. 6, 2022 – Three-time IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge (IMPC) Champions, Bryan Herta Autosport (BHA) with Curb Agajanian and Hyundai Motor North America, will return to IMPC competition in 2022. Hyundai and BHA also announced their expanded six-car, Touring Car Racing (TCR), driver line-up today.   “The competition continues to rise in TCR […]

Hyundai Launches N Performance Academy

      Raceway Driving Experience with Award Winning Hyundai Model Veloster N       Professional Hyundai Racing Drivers on Hand for Instruction   FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Dec. 17, 2021 – Hyundai Motor America has announced the first ever N Performance Academy. Taking place at Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta, on Dec. 18–19, 2021, the […]

COTA Update after 2 Hours

Racing the World Racing League finale at Circuit of the Americas.  8 Hour race on Saturday and another on Sunday! #77 Hyundai Veloster N TCR (GTO) currently 3rd.  Taylor Hagler took the green flag and ran as high as second.  Sabre Cook in now and running 3rd. Ayla Agren is up next. #98 Hyundai Veloster […]

Taylor Hagler and Michael Lewis Clinch IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge Title BHA Wins Third Consecutive IMSA Championship

Taylor Hagler and Michael Lewis Clinch IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge Title BHA Wins Third Consecutive IMSA Championship Speedway, IN Nov. 14, 2021 – The Bryan Herta Autosport (BHA) pairing of Taylor Hagler and Michael Lewis clinched the TCR class drivers’ title in the IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge (IMPC) by finishing fifth in the #77 Hyundai Veloster N […]

Hagler and Lewis in Position for Historic Championship Win at Road Atlanta

Hagler and Lewis in Position for Historic Championship Win at Road Atlanta Hagler Poised to Become First Female IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge Champion and Touring Car Racing (TCR) Champion in North America Bryan Herta Autosport Holds Top Four Championship Positions Heading into Finale Lewis Seeks Second IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge Title   INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 4, […]

Simpson, Johnson lead Hyundai squad with second place at IMSA’s penultimate round

Four Hyundai racers finish in the top-five at VIR Stephen Simpson and Michael Johnson finish in second place in the #54 Universal Coating Hyundai Veloster N TCR race car Harry Gottsacker and Mark Wilkins finish in third in the #33 Elantra N TCR race car   Alton, Va., Oct. 11, 2021 – Stephen Simpson and […]