Bill Sweedler and Townsend Bell spoke to The Checkered Flag about their GT Daytona championship win and plans for next year, which include another, even stronger, attack on Le Mans.
2015 Tudor United Sportscar Championship
TCF spoke to Action Express Racing’s Joao Barbosa and Eric Curran, who came first and third respectively in the 2015 Tudor United SportsCar Championship Prototype class.
Watch Mobil 1 The Grid’s review of the Tudor United SportsCar Championship season-closing Petit Le Mans.
CORE autosport drivers Jon Bennett and Colin Braun talked to The Checkered Flag about their 2015 season which saw them take their fifth Prototype Challenge championship in a row.
The Checkered Flag spoke to GTLM champion Patrick Pilet about his Tudor Championship season, Le Mans and Nick Tandy.
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The Checkered Flag interviewed Pirelli World Challenge GT Cup champion Colin Thompson about his season which saw him enter three different series.
Action Express Racing has talked about their dominant 2015 season which saw them claim the TUDOR Championship title at the last round of the year at Petit Le Mans, as well as claiming the Tequila Patron North American Endurance Cup.
Final 2015 Tudor United SportsCar Championship standings following Petit Le Mans, where Joao Barbosa and Christian Fittipaldi were crowned as Prototype champions for Action Express Racing.
Patrick Pilet and Nick Tandy won Petit Le Mans outright, earning Pilet the drivers’ title and Porsche the team and manufacturer championships.
Jon Bennett and Colin Braun wrapped up their fifth consecutive Prototype Challenge championship at Petit Le Mans, despite a crash late in the race from third driver Anthony Lazzaro.
Nick Tandy is winner of Le Mans and now Petit Le Mans in the same year, as he, Patrick Pilet and Richard Lietz piloted the #911 Porsche to an overall Road Atlanta win, out-racing even the Prototype challengers.
Patrick Pilet led Petit Le Mans at the midpoint, as wet conditions claimed many cars early in the race, including Prototype championship leaders Westbrook and Valiante.
The Checkered Flag’s coverage of 2015 Petit Le Mans, providing you with live updates throughout the Tudor United SportsCar Championship season-closer.
Championship leaders VisitFlorida.com Racing will start from pole position tomorrow for Petit Le Mans, thanks to a dominant qualifying performance from Richard Westbrook.
Varying weather conditions have led to the practices for Petit Le Mans being led by multiple drivers, with Joao Barbosa out front in the final session.