Salt Lake City’s Drew Staveley Posts Top Time of GTS Practice Friday In PWC Grand Prix of Utah presented by Security National Mortgage
Drew Staveley of Salt Lake City posted the quickest GTS class time Friday at Utah Motorsports Campus in the No. 12 Ian Lacy Racing Ginetta G55 after two Pirelli World Challenge practice sessions in preparation of this weekend’s Security National Mortgage Supercar Grand Prix of Utah.
The action will be wide-open and wall-to-wall this weekend, June 23-25, as both the MotoAmerica Superbike Championship and the Lucas Oil Off Road Racing Series hit Utah Motorsports Campus.
Utah’s newest big car show will launch this weekend, May 27-28, as Utah Motorsports Campus hosts the inaugural Cruzer Palooza Car Show.
It was a tough weekend at Daytona for our Utah drivers. In Friday’s Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge, Christopher Stone’s No. 43 Murillo Racing Porsche Cayman was out early, completing only 32 of 105 laps and finishing 36th overall and 19th in the ST class after debris hit their car while running in the top 10.
Utah Motorsport Campus, Inc., a subsidiary of the Mitime Group, which operated Utah Motorsports Campus (UMC, formerly known as Miller Motorsports Park) under a facility management agreement with Tooele County during 2016, has notified the Tooele County Board of Commissioners that it will agree to an extension of the existing facility management agreement through December 31, 2017.
On Friday, December 2, 17-year-old Bruno Carneiro of Riverton, Utah, attended the FIA Official Prize Giving Ceremony in Vienna, Austria, where he was awarded the championship trophy for winning the 2016 FIA Chinese Formula 4 Championship.
The Utah Kart Championship had another great season this year, with good-sized fields and very competitive racing as usual.