AUTOWEEK Covers MINI JCW Team’s Effort to Repeat at Watkins Glen

If there’s one team in the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge hoping that history repeats itself, it’s the Mini JCW Team.

It was at the Watkins Glen International circuit last year where the Mini JCW Team — supported by LAP Motorsports — reached the pinnacle of its success in the series, achieving its first 1-2 finish with two of its three MINI JCWs.

And as the series returns to the 3.4-mile circuit in New York, Mini does so fresh off the same result it first achieved one year ago, with Mat Pombo and Mike LaMarra in the No. 73 taking the most recent Street Tuner (ST) class win at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course last month with its sister car, the No. 52, finishing second. And in fact, that finishing order was an exact reversal of another Mini 1-2 finish at Sebring International Raceway back in March.

Read more: http://autoweek.com/article/imsa/mini-jcw-out-repeat-imsa-continental-tire-challenge-race-watkins-glen#ixzz5JurPzFwK

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