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Visit Florida Racing Takes Sixth on Patron Grid at Long Beach

Long Beach, Ca.  (11 April 2014) – Racing for the first time on the 2.0-mile temporary street circuit that has served as a cornerstone of American automotive passion for 40 years, Visit Florida Racing will look to convert a strong qualifying spot into a podium result after the team scored sixth on the grid for…

Visit Florida Racing Teams with Kidz1stFund Ahead of Long Beach’s Street Sprint

Daytona Beach, Fla. (8 April 2014) – After opening the 2014 IMSA TUDOR United SportsCar Championship season with two big races at home in Florida, the Visit Florida Racing squad will now bring some Florida sunshine to the West Coast this weekend as the TUDOR Championship travels to Long Beach, California for the Tequila Patron…

Small Setback Costs Visit Florida Racing Big Finish in Sebring

SEBRING, Fla. (15 March 2014) – After leading the race early in the event, Visit Florida Racing finished the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh From Florida 10th in class on Saturday with the No. 90 VISITFLORIDA.com Corvette DP.

Spirit of Daytona driver Michael Valiante takes The RACER Channel for a fast and punishing ride around the 3.7-mile road course in his No. 90 Corvette DP.

Spirit of Daytona Signs Valiante, Westbrook, Rockenfeller

Daytona Beach, Fla. (31 December 2013) – Looking to return to the team’s winning ways, Spirit of Daytona Racing has signed Michael Valiante and Richard Westbrook as full-season drivers for the team’s 2014 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship campaign. Spirit of Daytona Racing will open the season with the the Rolex 24 At Daytona, as 2013…

Quick Response from Coyote Yields New DP for Spirit of Daytona

Daytona Beach, Fla. (2 December 2013) – After a setback in testing, Spirit of Daytona Racing got a welcome boost from chassis manufacturer Coyote Cars when the Daytona Beach-based squad was able to secure an all-new chassis on short notice. The team, which was the first to debut the Chevrolet Corvette DP at Daytona International…

Disappointment for Spirit of Daytona Racing in GRAND-AM Finale

Lakeville, Conn. (28 September 2013) – When Spirit of Daytona entered the Championship Weekend event at Lime Rock Park having claimed the pole and finished second at the track last year, the team had been hoping for a repeat result in the No. 90 VISITFLORIDA.com Corvette DP driven by Ricky Taylor and Richard Westbrook. Unfortunately,…

Spirit of Daytona Racing Ready for 2013 GRAND-AM Finale

Daytona Beach, Fla. (25 September 2013) – When Spirit of Daytona Racing arrives at Lime Rock Park with the No. 90 VISITFLORIDA.com Corvette DP for the final race of the GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series this weekend, the event won’t just close out the season but also an era. With the series set to merge…

Pole Promise Goes Unfulfilled for Spirit of Daytona Racing

Monterey, Calif.- (8 September 2013) – Spirit of Daytona Racing was hoping for a return to the top step of the GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series podium this weekend, in a repeat of last year’s victorious visit to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca as the series staged the penultimate race of the 2013 season. With some…

Spirit of Daytona Racing Returns to Laguna Seca with VISITFLORIDA.COM as Defending Race Winner

Daytona Beach, Fla. (5 September 2013) – Spirit of Daytona Racing enters Round 11 of the 12-race GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series championship at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca as the defending race winner and the team would like nothing more than to repeat with a return to trip to victory lane on Sunday with drivers…

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