The 2010 American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón will go down as a season of remarkable growth and expansion. Already, the 2011 championship is shaping up similarly with Sunday’s announcement of next year’s schedule. Ten venues are on the docket including a familiar mix of high-profile street circuits and North America’s best permanent road courses.
Dario Franchitti edged out points leader and dominant road course driver Will Power, picking up his second win of the season, and first at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, in The Honda Indy™ 200 at Mid-Ohio presented by Westfield Insurance today.
NFL Hall of Famer Lynn Swann will Serve as the Grand Marshal of The Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio presented by Westfield Insurance on Sunday, August 8 in Lexington, OH.
August 8, 2010 Updates from Mid-Ohio
Two drivers in the Patrón GT3 Challenge by Yokohama will have more than a few eyes on them this weekend, with family and friends in town to watch Indiana native, veteran Kendall Smith, and Cincinnati resident, newcomer Kasey Kuhlman, at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Challenge.
The attention of the world’s racing community will be on Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course August 6-8 as the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patron and the IZOD IndyCar Series share the weekend’s headline for the state’s largest annual motorsports weekend. Find out more...
After a tremendously successful offering in May, the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón and TodoCast.tv will team to stream next week’s Mid-Ohio Sports Car Challenge – the sixth round of the Series’ 2010 championship. Fans from all over the globe can tune in to americanlemans.com starting at 2:30 p.m. ET on Saturday, August 7 for all the action from Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course with race coverage brought to you by Falken Tire.
The grid for the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Challenge grew to 34 cars Friday with the addition of Libra Racing’s Radical SR9-IES to the LMP class. And in LMP Challenge, Luis Diaz and Ricardo Gonzalez will make their return to the Series driving PR1/Mathiasen Motorsports’ ORECA FLM09.
The world’s leading sports car championship – American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón – comes to the Ohio State University campus Tuesday, August 3 with an emphasis on its position as the Global Leader in Green Racing.
Seventeen driver/car combinations were on the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course July 29 to prepare for the Aug. 6-8 Honda Indy™ 200 at Mid-Ohio presented by Westfield Insurance.