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The Time Is Now For Trans-Am TA2
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The Time Is Now For Trans-Am TA2

The Time Is Now For Trans-Am TA2

In late February, the Trans-Am Series kicked off its campaign at Florida’s Sebring Int’l Raceway with 47 names on the entry list for the series’ TA2 class. That lofty number came on the heels of a record 54 cars that looked to take part in TA2 during last season’s finale at Circuit of The Americas […]
Former SCCA Driver Jim Haynes, 89
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Former SCCA Driver Jim Haynes, 89

Former SCCA Driver Jim Haynes, 89

Jim Haynes, a two-time SCCA National Champion driver, passed away at 89 years old.
Thunderhill Presents $250,000 Dividend Check
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Thunderhill Presents $250,000 Dividend Check

Thunderhill Presents $250,000 Dividend Check

San Francisco Region Properties Inc., doing business as Thunderhill Raceway Park, presented a check to its parent company, San Francisco Region- Sports Car Club of America, in the amount of $250,000 as a dividend from operations in 2022
Rainy Start To SCCA Runoffs
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Rainy Start To SCCA Runoffs

Rainy Start To SCCA Runoffs

The 59th annual SCCA Runoffs kicked off Friday afternoon in the midst of rain showers at Virginia Int’l Raceway
Paul Menard Claims Trans-Am Win At Charlotte
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Paul Menard Claims Trans-Am Win At Charlotte

Paul Menard Claims Trans-Am Win At Charlotte

CONCORD, N.C. — Brickyard 400 winner Paul Menard came to Charlotte Motor Speedway with dozens of NASCAR starts on the track’s oval and ROVAL configurations, but none at the track in the Trans-Am Series presented by Pirelli. The racing veteran started Round 2 of the TA season from the pole and it seemed he would […]
Chris Dyson Leads Flag-To-Flag In Trans-Am Opener
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Chris Dyson Leads Flag-To-Flag In Trans-Am Opener

Chris Dyson Leads Flag-To-Flag In Trans-Am Opener

SEBRING, Fla.  — Chris Dyson returned to Sebring International Raceway hoping to capture back-to-back victories in the Trans-Am Series presented by Pirelli season opener. Dyson did so in style, running an immaculate race in his No. 20 Gym Weed/Altwell Ford Mustang, leading from flag-to-flag in a dominant victory. Dyson laid his path to victory before […]
Schweitzer Claims First Professional Racing Title
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Schweitzer Claims First Professional Racing Title

Schweitzer Claims First Professional Racing Title

FIFE, Wash. – Winning the Trans-Am Series presented by Pirelli Western Championship was beyond John Schweitzer’s wildest dreams. “It was huge,” said the driver from Fife, Wash. “I never thought I would be professional racing in my fifties – let alone chasing the championship.” The native of Cleveland had a passion for cars from his earlier years. […]
For Matos, TA2 Title Is Sweeter Second Time Around
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For Matos, TA2 Title Is Sweeter Second Time Around

For Matos, TA2 Title Is Sweeter Second Time Around

MIAMI – The Trans-Am Series presented by Pirelli enjoyed its most competitive season to date in the TA2 class, with historic full grids and exciting races. The season saw 85 drivers compete in National and ProAm Challenge competition, including several of NASCAR’s up-and-coming stars. Rafa Matos was more than up to the challenge. The Florida-based Brazilian won six […]
Trans-Am Amplifies Western Effort
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Trans-Am Amplifies Western Effort

Trans-Am Amplifies Western Effort

MIAMI – Trans-Am Race Co. officials announced Friday that its west coast-based championship will be renamed as the Trans-Am Series presented by Pirelli Western Championship. Officials also announced that a new date and venue will be added to the calendar. Thunderhill Raceway will now stage the Western Championship’s season opener as part of the Northern […]
Silver Hare Racing Adds Connor Zilisch
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Silver Hare Racing Adds Connor Zilisch

Silver Hare Racing Adds Connor Zilisch

HARRISBURG, N.C. – Fifteen-year-old Connor Zilisch has joined Silver Hare Racing for the upcoming Trans-Am Series TA2 season. The news comes after Zilisch signed with KHI Management, a full-service sports and celebrity marketing agency.  Silver Hare Racing joined Trans-Am in 2019 and expanded into a multi-car team in 2020, promptly winning the TA2 Masters class […]