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PHOTOS: Long Beach Sports Car Grand Prix

The Prototype Challenge entry of Stephen Simpson and Misha Goikhberg on track during Saturday's IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship race in Long Beach, Calif. (Richard Dole/LAT Photo)

Check out photos from Saturday’s IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship BUBBA burger Sports Car Grand Prix at Long Beach.

Michelin Teams Up With VIR

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Michelin North America and Virginia Int’l Raceway have announced that Michelin will become the title sponsor for the Michelin GT Challenge at VIR, the track’s largest race of the year.

Short Trackers Target Brickyard Invitational

Davey Hamilton is one of four Indianapolis 500 veterans with short track backgrounds who have entered the Brickyard Invitational. (IndyCar Photo) (IndyCar Photo)

The Sportscar Vintage Racing Ass’n has confirmed that four short track stars will again join a host of road racers to compete at Indianapolis Motor Speedway during the Brickyard Invitational on June 16-19.

Q&A: Dempsey Embraces Role As Team Owner

Patrick Dempsey is stepping away from the drivers seat to focus on his role as team owner this year. (Porsche Photo)

Last weekend Patrick Dempsey began his new role not as a driver, but as a team owner during the World Endurance Championship season opener at the Silverstone Circuit in England.

Follmer Set As Sonoma SVRA Grand Marshal

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Legendary road racer George Follmer will serve as grand marshal for their June 2-5 Sportscar Vintage Racing Ass’n Sonoma Historic Motorsports Festival.

Penalty Delivers Victory For Parente

The Pirelli World Challenge field prepares to go racing on Sunday afternoon on the streets of Long Beach, Calif. (PWC Photo)

Alvaro Parente was awarded the victory in Sunday’s Pirelli World Challenge GT class event held during the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach on Sunday after a post-race technical infraction cost Johnny O’Connell the victory.

Taylor Brothers Score Long Beach Repeat

Jordan and Ricky Taylor won the BUBBA burger Sports Car Grand Prix of Long Beach for the second-straight year on Saturday. (Michael Levitt/LAT Photo)

Brothers Jordan and Ricky Taylor sped to a repeat victory in the BUBBA burger Sports Car Grand Prix of Long Beach on Saturday afternoon.

IMSA: Sports Car Grand Prix Of Long Beach

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1. J. Taylor & R. Taylor
2. Barbosa & Fittipaldi
3. Curran & Cameron

Actor Riberio Takes Final Pro/Celebrity Race

Actor Alfonso Ribeiro become the final winner of the Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race on Saturday in Long Beach, Calif. (Al Steinberg Photo)

The 40th and final Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race featured a field full of former winners in its farewell, including four former Indy car drivers – Eddie Lawson, Max Papis, Al Unser Jr. and Jimmy Vasser.

Fittipaldi Muscles To Prototype Pole

Christian Fittipaldi put the No. 5 Action Express Racing Corvette DP on the pole for Saturday's Sports Car Grand Prix at Long Beach. (Al Steinberg Photo)

Christian Fittipaldi threw down the gauntlet for Saturday’s BUBBA burger Sports Car Grand Prix at Long Beach in Friday’s qualifying session with a fast lap of 1 minute, 14.962 seconds in his Action Express Mustang Sampling Chevrolet Corvette Daytona Prototype.

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