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Round 10 of 10 in the 2022 IMSA MICHELIN Pilot Challenge
September 28-30, 2022
Racetrack: Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta – Braselton, GA
2.54-mile road course, features 12 turns
Race: Friday, September 30, 2022, at 1:10pm EST
TV: Live on NBC’s PEACOCK: www.peacock.tv
Listen: Live radio commentary for every session at www.IMSA.com
and RadioLeMans.com Live timing and scoring from each session available at www.IMSA.com
. Live updates are available throughout the weekend on BHA social media and www.bryanhertaautosport.com
Repeat? 2021 Champs Taylor Hagler and Michael Lewis hold a 100- point advantage over the #5 Alfa Romeo. Should they secure the title, Michael Lewis will be the first IMSA’s first 3x TCR Champion. The duo are coming off their first win of the season last month at VIR. Their success this season has been highlighted by consistency, the duo have finished 3rd or better in six races and in the top five in eight of the nine races completed this season.
3-Peat: It’s a three-peat for Hyundai! Hyundai locked up the 2022 Manufacturers’ title with the #1 Elantra N TCR’s victory at VIR.
Fôrpēt: That’s what BHA is racing for this weekend, their fourth straight IMSA Michelin Pilot TCR Team and Drivers Title: 2019 – Michael Lewis and Mark Wilkins, 2020 Gabby Chaves and Ryan Norman, 2021 Taylor Hagler and Michael Lewis.
BHA Season Highlights:
Mid-Ohio: Parker Chase and Harry Gottsacker #98 Elantra N TCR
Watkins Glen: Mark Wilkins and Robert Wickens #33 Elantra N TCR
CTMP: Mark Wilkins and Robert Wickens #33 Elantra N TCR
VIR: Taylor Hagler and Michael Lewis #1 Elantra N TCR
Podiums: 16 – Every car has finished on the podium at least once
Daytona: Tyler Maxson
Sebring: Mason Filippi
Laguna Seca: Harry Gottsacker
Watkins Glen: Mason Filippi
CTMP: Tyler Maxson
Lime Rock Park: Robert Wickens
*Harry Gottsacker broke the series record for pole positions.
Elantra Success: The Elantra N TCR made its racing debut in North America at Daytona in 2021. Since its debut, the Elantra has scored six victories and 22 top-three finishes. Should Hagler and Lewis win the title this weekend, it will be the first TCR title for the Hyundai Elantra in North America. Worldwide, Elantra N TCR drivers won the Drivers title in Italy in 2022 and the European Teams title in 2021. The car also has the back-to-back class wins in the Nürburgring 24 Hours (2021 and 2022).
“Back In The Drivers Seat,” the latest edition of Hyundai’s web video series focusing on their North American racing program was recently released. The episode takes a detailed look at Michael Johnson and Robert Wickens’ life-changing racing incidents and the resulting transition to racing with hand controls. Watch here: (464) Back In The Driver’s Seat | Next Level Ep. 7 | Hyundai – YouTube
. Previous episodes are available on Hyundai’s YouTube channel.