IMSA will move races to Road Atlanta, Charlotte Motor Speedway Roval

“When Speedway Motorsports CEO Marcus Smith first envisioned the Roval, part of that vision included bringing new series to the track in addition to our classic NASCAR Cup Series events,” Charlotte Motor Speedway executive vice president and general manager Greg Walter said in a release. “We look forward to working in partnership with IMSA to […]

Finger Lakes area expects economic hit from cancelled race

“The loss of NASCAR plus the loss of state aid plus a drop in tourism, it’s been a perfect storm for us,” O’Hearn said. “It’s impossible to replace the loss of NASCAR. It could result in 20% of our revenue, as much as $2 million, in direct sales tax loss. We’re most dependent on tourism […]

IMSA president addresses series’ future with schedules, Acura, LMD h

—GTLM and car counts: The status of LMD h also could determine the future for Porsche, which announced its exit from GTLM after the 2020 season. Doonan said Porsche is one of 15 manufacturers that have shown interest in LMD h. “Certainly, my hope is that we can welcome them back,” Doonan said. “They plan […]