Qualifying Results: Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca 240

The MINI JCW Team showed good speed throughout practice and were able to translate that into qualifying. Mike Lamarra put in a lap of 1:39.322, good enough for the 3rd starting position and less than a second off of the pole time. The #52 has had a great qualifying run. Nate Norenberg qualified the #52 in…

Event Schedule: Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca 240

Round 9 of the Continental Tire SportsCar challenge takes place at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. This will be second of two four hour events this season. With two races to go the #73 is still mathematically alive in the championship hunt and will be sporting a new livery for this event. The #52 will once…

Race Results: Biscuitville Grand Prix

Round 8 of the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge (CTSC) took place at Virginia International Raceway. The Biscuitville Grand Prix was a two hour event that started with some promise but ended with the MINI JCW Team’s championship hopes taking a major hit. Championship Hopes Fading Away After the ludicrous call IMSA made to end the…

Qualifying Results: Biscuitville Grand Prix

Qualifying for the Biscuitville Grand Prix didn’t go so well for the MINI JCW Team. Both the 73 and 52 sustained some damage. The 37 of Lammara had the best session. Lamarra put in a lap of 2:04.680, good enough for 6th starting position. After doing so well in practice the qualifying results were a…

Practice Results: Biscuitville Grand Prix

The practice results are in and the MINI JCW Team is looking pretty good. The #37 car with co-drivers James Vance and M. Lamarra had the fastest time of the MINIs. They put in a lap time of 2:04.269 in the third practice session. The entire field is within a few seconds of each other…

VIR MINI Car Corral

From MINI JCW Team: Come cheer the MINI JCW Race Team in action when they compete in the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge race on August 26th at VIR. The MINI hospitality tent will be hosted by MINI USA. Lunch will be provided by FLOW MINI of Winston Salem. For tickets and information, please contact www.VIRnow.com…

Event Schedule: Biscuitville Grand Prix

Round 8 of the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge takes place at Virginia International Raceway. The Biscuitville Grand Prix will be a two hour race that is preceded by two practice sessions in addition to qualifying. You can watch the race live on IMSA.tv or on the IMSA mobile app. Qualifying will be on IMSA radio and you can…

Details on MINI JCW Team’s TCR Future

Beginning with the 2018 season the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge (CTSC) will have a third class hitting the track. That class will be TCR and future 4-door turbo charged vehicles. As we’ve covered before LAP Motorsports (aka the MINI JCW Team) began work on a 4-door hardtop earlier this year. Sportscar365 released a feature in…

Race Results: 2017 Road America 120

A race that began with excitement from MINI fans ends in disappointment after IMSA’s questionable call. The Road America 120, round seven of the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge (CTSC) began with light rain. The MINI JCW Team wasn’t too concerned about this though as they saw the rain as an advantage for the team. The…

Qualifying Results: Three MINIs in Top Four at Road America

As today’s early practice session showed the MINIs did indeed have some speed when the weather stayed clear. Times picked up dramatically and the 73 led the session with the 37 in third. Qualifying immediately followed practice and the MINI JCW Team showed that the recent loss in boost due to BoP wasn’t going to…