Category Archives: In the News

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 […]

Third Straight Podium for the #21 Hyundai Veloster N TCR Tightens Championship Battle

2019 IMSA MICHELIN Pilot Challenge Virginia is For Racing Lovers Grand Prix #21 Harry Gottsacker and Mason Filippi #98 Mark Wilkins and Michael Lewis Third Straight Podium for the #21 Hyundai Veloster N TCR Tightens Championship Battle Once again, mixed weather conditions played a leading role in the IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge race, creating challenging […]

Hyundai’s Head South to Tackle VIR and Defend IMPC Championship Lead

VIRginia International Raceway, Alton, VA 3.27-mile road course, features 17 turns Race: Saturday, August 24, 2019 at 2:05 pm ET (2 Hours) TV: LIVE on IMSA.TV, IMSA Radio. NBC Sports Network Friday, August 30th, 2019 at 10 pm ET Live updates are available throughout the weekend on social media and www.bryanhertaautosport.com FAST FACTS: Hyundai 3-Peat: The Bryan Herta Autosport Hyundai’s […]

RACE RECAP: ABC Supply Co. 500 at Pocono Raceway

QUALIFYING. Weather played a major factor in Saturday’s on-track sessions at the ABC Supply Co. 500 at Pocono Raceway. With rain nearing the track at the start time of the first practice session, the 2.5-mile track was under delay for over 45 minutes before the teams and drivers were instructed to make their way back […]

Filippi and Gottsacker Score Another Victory for Hyundai in Wet and Wild Road America 120

A lightning storm delayed, then shortened the Road America 120, followed by intermittent rain and wild track conditions, but nothing could stop young guns Mason Filippi and Harry Gottsacker from a perfect race, which resulted in their first IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge victory. Over an hour-long weather delay shortened the race from 120 to 75 […]

Hyundai and BHA Take Championship Lead to Road America

Road America, Elkhart Lake, WI4.048-mile road course, features 14 turns Race: Saturday, August 3, 2019 at 4:05 pm CT (2 Hours) TV: LIVE on IMSA.TV, IMSA Radio. NBC Sports Network Monday, August 12th, 2019 at 3pm ETLive updates are available throughout the weekend on social media and www.bryanhertaautosport.com FAST FACTS:Leading the Chase:With two victories and two pole positions heading […]

RACE RECAP: Honda Indy 200

QUALIFYING. With the return to road course racing came the return of knock out qualifying and a battle for the Firestone Fast Six. For the first round of qualifying Marco Andretti took to Group 1. Andretti struggled with car setup, ending his qualifying effort after Round 1 and settling for a 19th-place starting position. CHASING […]

PREVIEW: Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio

A three-in-a-row stretch of racing for the NTT IndyCar Series is coming to an end in Ohio this weekend. It will be a weekend packed full of lefts and rights with Marco Andretti taking laps around the 2.258-mile circuit of Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. With a best finish of sixth on the Mid-Ohio circuit and […]

Hyundai Veloster N TCR’s Set the Pace at Lime Rock Park, Finish First and Third

Hyundai scored their first IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge double podium today, dominating the Lime Rock Park 120. It was a flag to flag victory for the #98 Veloster N TCR car driven by Michael Lewis and Mark Wilkins and a third-place finish for the #21 Veloster N TCR with Harry Gottsacker and Mason Filippi.   At […]

BHA Tackles the “Bull Ring” of road courses…Lime Rock Park

2019 IMSA MICHELIN Pilot Challenge Lime Rock Park 120 #21 Harry Gottsacker and Mason Filippi #98 Mark Wilkins and Michael Lewis July 19-20, 2019 FAST FACTS:In the Chase: Halfway into IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge, Bryan Herta Autosport and the #98 Hyundai Veloster N TCR driven by Michael Lewis and Mark Wilkins is ranked 3rd in the […]

RACE RECAP: Honda Indy Toronto

QUALIFYING. As Round 1 of Qualifying concluded, Marco Andretti finished sixth in his group, advancing the UniFirst driver into the second round. Andretti clocked a fastest lap of 0:58.7663, narrowly missing the Firestone Fast Six with a 0.1358 seconds difference from the cut off. Andretti’s seventh-place starting position for Sunday’s event recorded a career-best in Toronto […]

MARCO ANDRETTI’S INDY 500 LIVERY UNVEILED

04.18.19 Marco Andretti, U.S. Concrete and Andretti Autosport unveiled the No. 98 U.S. Concrete / Curb machine that the third-generation driver will pilot for the 103rd Running of the Indianapolis 500 next month. The day-glow red car closely resembles the 1969 race-winning livery of Mario Andretti, celebrating the 50th anniversary of his memorable Indianapolis 500 […]