Tag Archives: Michelin

How Robert Wickens and Michael Johnson Get Around the Racetrack

From IMSA.com The Hand Control System Is Ever Evolving for the Michelin Pilot Challenge Racers By Jeff Olson DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – It started as a simple concept, but its implementation wasn’t simple. It was complicated, is constantly evolving, and – credit where it’s due – simply ingenious. When it became clear that Michael Johnson and […]

Robert Wickens Is Just Getting Started. Again.

From: Road & Track Magazine Three years after a horrific IndyCar accident that left the Canadian racer with paraplegia, Wickens is back on track. And he won’t be satisfied until he’s back on top. BY CHRIS PERKINS JUL 29, 2022 SEBRING, FLA. — Robert Wickens wasn’t happy qualifying second. He knew he could’ve gotten pole, but he’s […]

Wickens, Wilkins Thrill Home Crowd with TCR Win in Canada

From: IMSA.com Charging from the Rear of the Field, the No. 33 Hyundai Duo Win for the Second Straight Week in the Michelin Pilot Challenge By Jeff Olson Unofficial Results BOWMANVILLE, Ontario – It’s been a blur, Robert Wickens said. That’s an understatement. Wickens finished off a whirlwind week Saturday by teaming with Mark Wilkins to […]

Autosport: Robert Wickens wins first race since 2018 IndyCar crash

Robert Wickens has won his first race since his career-pausing IndyCar crash at Pocono in 2018, which left him with a devastating spinal injury. By: Charles Bradley Jun 25, 2022, 3:37 PM Sharing his Hyundai Elantra N with fellow Canadian Mark Wilkins in a two-hour race at Watkins Glen, Wickens won the TCR class of […]

Defending Race Winners BHA Seeks 15th TCR Victory at Mid-Ohio

The Mid-Ohio 120 Round 4 of the 2022 IMSA MICHELIN Pilot Challenge May 13-14, 2022 Racetrack: Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course 2.258-mile road course, features 13 turns Race: Saturday, May 14, 2022, at 4:05pm EST 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 […]

Hagler and Lewis Take the Championship Lead at Sebring

Sebring, FL – It was an action-packed two hours of intense racing at Sebring that left five of the six Bryan Herta Autosport Hyundais feeling a little unlucky on the afternoon of St. Patrick’s Day. Taylor Hagler and Michael Lewis turned an unlucky start and a battle from the back – after serving two drive-through […]

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 […]

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 […]

Gottsacker and Wilkins Lead Hyundai Podium Sweep with Victory at Laguna Seca

Salinas, Calif, September 13, 2021 – Harry Gottsacker and Mark Wilkins of Bryan Herta Autosport scored their first victory of the season in the #33 Elantra N TCR and led Hyundai’s podium sweep at their home race, the Hyundai Monterey Sport Car Championship. After an epic nose to tail battle in the closing minutes of […]

HYUNDAI GEARS UP AS TITLE SPONSOR OF IMSA RACE WEEKEND AT WEATHERTECH RACEWAY LAGUNA SECA

Hyundai’s N Brand is the title sponsor for the second year in a row Hyundai Monterey Sports Car Championship is Sept. 10 – 12, 2021 Display vehicles include the all-new Elantra N FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Aug. 26, 2021 – Today, Hyundai announced that its high-performance N Brand is the title sponsor of the International Motor Sports Association […]

#98 Elantra TCR on Pole at Road America

Ryan Norman, the defending race winner at Road America scored the pole position in qualifying today. This is the first pole position of the season for Norman and his co-driver, Parker Chase in the #98 Elantra N TCR. The green flag will drop today at 5:35 ET today. Catch the action live on NBC’s TrackPass. […]