Circuit of the Americas

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Double-Win Weekend at COTA for Woods and Ely in Pirelli Trophy West USA

After Saturday’s Pirelli Trophy West USA race action that included heavy rains, Sunday featured a day of sunshine to cap a fantastic weekend of racing at the Circuit of the Americas. Despite the different conditions, it was a similar roster of runners who raced to the front on Sunday as the teams and drivers relished … Continue reading

Pirelli Trophy West USA Shines in the Rain at COTA

On a day of great racing on an iconic track, the Texas weather inserted itself into Saturday’s Pirelli Trophy West USA storyline, pouring rain in the middle of the GT4 race and forcing a delay to the start of the GT3 race at Circuit of the Americas. When the clouds cleared and the checkered flags … Continue reading

Pirelli Trophy West USA Heads to Circuit of the Americas for Round 5

Everything is bigger in Texas, including the run up to turn one. This weekend, Pirelli Trophy West USA returns to the home of the United States Grand Prix as the Circuit of the Americas near Austin, Texas hosts a double-header race weekend that promises another weekend of exciting Porsche competition. The 20-turn, 3.427-mile track opened … Continue reading

Solid performance at COTA gives TRG confidence for the SprintX season

The Racers Group returned to Austin’s Circuit of the Americas last weekend, tackling a very competitive Pirelli World Challenge SprintX GTS field in the season-opening races in a long championship campaign for drivers Derek DeBoer, Sean Gibbons and the team in front of a strong contingent of TRG partners, sponsors and guests. The team left … Continue reading

Hargrove Extends PWC Points Lead in Pfaff Porsche

While Scott Hargrove may be a Pirelli World Challenge rookie, you’d never know it from the early season results. Following four races – two in the 50-minute, single-driver “sprint” format and two in the 60-minute, two-driver “SprintX” system – the Canadian and his No. 96 Pfaff Motorsports Porsche 911 GT3 R have two overall victories … Continue reading

DeBoer and Gibbons look for victory with TRG at the Grand Prix of Texas

Ace TRG driving duo Derek DeBoer and Sean Gibbons are ready to team up again this weekend in the Pirelli World Challenge Grand Prix of Texas at Circuit of the Americas. The racing pair were winners last year in both PWC SprintX GTS contests at COTA. They will execute a full season, putting the rest … Continue reading