Successful IMSA season for PAGID Racing partner and customer teams17. October 2019 -
PAGID Racing partner and customer teams look back on a very successful 2019 IMSA season with the TCR drivers’ and teams’ title for Bryan Herta Autosport in the IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge, the GTD IMSA WeatherTech Sprint Cup title for Zacharie Robichon (Pfaff Motorsports) and a historic win for Turner Motorsport in the 10-hour race Petit Le Mans.
Drivers’ and teams’ title for Bryan Herta Autosport
Mark Wilkens and Michael Lewis were crowned 2019 IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge Champions in the TCR class. The drivers of the #98 Hyundai Veloster N TCR for Bryan Herta Autosport with Curb Agajanian clinched the title with victory at the last race of the season at Road Atlanta (USA). First and second place for the #98 and #21 Hyundai Veloster N TCR in the Teams’ Championship rounded out the successful performance.
Bryan Herta, co-owner of Bryan Herta Autosport: “I am so proud of this team. The Hyundai Veloster N TCR is a great race car, it has been a very competitive and reliable package. Our drivers and the team have done a great job – very fast and very consistent.”
GTD Sprint Cup title for Zacharie Robichon
Zacharie Robichon had already clinched the GTD IMSA WeatherTech Sprint Cup title at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca in mid-September. It was the first IMSA title for the Canadian driving the #9 Pfaff Motorsports Porsche 911 GT3 R.
Historic win for Turner Motorsport BMW M6 GT3 in the 10-hour Petit Le Mans
Turner Motorsport secured a historic victory in the 10-hour Petit Le Mans GTD race at Road Atlanta. Bill Auberlen, who shared driving duties with Robby Foley and Dillon Machavern, made a daring last-lap pass on the Riley Mercedes-AMG GT3, to claim the Petit Le Mans GT Daytona class victory for BMW outfit and PAGID Racing partner Turner Motorsport. It marked the second win of the season for the Turner Motorsport team and the 60th victory in IMSA competition for Auberlen, who is now tied for most career wins with five-time Rolex 24 at Daytona winner Scott Pruett. The win also secured second place in the 2019 WeatherTech SportsCar Championship (GTD).
Will Turner, Team Owner Turner Motorsport: “We won Petit Le Mans, Bill Auberlen tied the all-time win record and we finished second in the championship. These drivers and team deserve this more than anything with all the effort and work put in all season long. We appreciate all that PAGID Racing does for the Turner Motorsport team. It has been a great relationship and PAGID Racing has an amazing product that helps us win!”
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PAGID Racing Customer Teams Leading Major US Championships13. June 2017 -
With approximately half the Pirelli World Challenge season completed and only one third done for the IMSA series, PAGID Racing customers are looking strong this 2017 season. IMSA Weathertech SportsCar Series GTD team Riley Motorsports Mercedes AMG GT3 of Ben Keating and Jeroen Bleekemoelen is holding a solid lead in the championship at 133 pts (24 up on 2nd).
New RST 5: PAGID Racing starts THE REVOLUTION IN RALLY BRAKING25. January 2017 -
The revolution in rally braking starts today: PAGID Racing introduces the new RST 5, a brake pad that will change the way you brake in rally racing.
USA: 230 moments of success for PAGID Racing19. January 2017 -
PAGID Racing can look back upon a rather successful motorsport season in the USA. Teams relying on PAGID Racing brake performance managed to score 67 victories and 157 podium finishes in the year 2016. Moreover, they racked up six championship titles. In total, PAGID Racing thus had 230 moments of success in the USA in 2016.
Europe: a historic success in the Nürburgring 24h race and further victories19. January 2017 -
With the quadruple victory in the 2016 Nürburgring 24h race, PAGID Racing scored a historic success at the legendary Nordschleife. Further victories, among others in the European Le Mans Series and in the Spanish Tarmac rally championship turned 2016 into a year of success for PAGID Racing in European race series.
Worldwide: Titles for Mattias Ekström/EKS and Aston Martin Racing19. January 2017 -
Champions rely on PAGID Racing. The double title win by Mattias Ekström and his Team EKS in the FIA World Rally Championship as well as first place for Aston Martin Racing in the FIA WEC are only two from the many highlights the 2016 motorsport year had in store.
PAGID RBD: New applications for touring car racing08. December 2016 -
From now on, PAGID Racing Brake Discs (PAGID RBD) are also available for numerous TCR cars. The new performant competition brake discs with a diameter of 378 mm are the perfect choice for TCR class machinery.
Success in FIM Sidecar World Championship08. December 2016 -
A 1-2 for PAGID Racing customers in the FIM Sidecar World Championship: Pekka Päivärinta/Kirsi Kainulainen clinched the world championship title while Tim Reeves/Grégory Cluze were runners-up. In other categories, teams were also successful with PAGID Racing brake performance.
Two world championship titles for Aston Martin Racing in FIA WEC07. December 2016 -
A great success for Aston Martin Racing in the FIA World Endurance Championship (FIA WEC): in the season finale at Bahrain, the team sealed the world championship titles in both the GT Pro teams’ classification and in the GT drivers’ standings.
Mattias Ekström and EKS: double world champion07. December 2016 -
Victory for Mattias Ekström in the drivers’ standings and first place in the teams’ classification – that is the successful record for PAGID Racing partner EKS in the 2016 FIA World Rallycross Championship. Prior to the season finale, Mattias Ekström had already secured himself the drivers’ world championship title. Together with team-mate Toomas Heikkinen, he also sealed the title in the teams’ standings for his outfit during the season finale.