Today CJ Wilson Racing announced the details of its 2018 race program. The Austin, Texas based team will enter the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship with an Acura NSX GT3 driven by Marc Miller and Till Bechtolsheimer.
The fight for the 2017 Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge GS Class Championship heads West with Round 9 taking place at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca on the Monterey Peninsula.
Round 8 of the 2017 Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge sees CJ Wilson Racing return to the site of its maiden GS class victory. Last year, Marc Miller and Danny Burkett took victory in a heavily rain affected race and the #33 cars is back to defend it's title. The last time Damien Faulkner raced at VIR, he also took victory so the competition between the #33 and #35 CJWR cars should be intense all weekend.
CJ Wilson Racing's race weekend at Road America featured four races, encouraging performances, inclement weather and frustrating sense of what might have been.
Round Seven of the 2017 Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge brings to a close a grueling mid-Summer schedule which includes four races in two coutries in a six-week span. The CJ Wilson Racing drivers and crew will head to Road America, Wisconsin with the #33 Porsche Fresno/HD Radio Cayman of Marc Miller and Till Bechtolsheimer just six points off the GS Class Championship lead.
The #33 CJWR Porsche Fresno/HD Radio Porsche Cayman made a welcome return to the podium with an outstanding third place finish at Lime Rock Park. The result leaves drivers Marc Miller and Till Bechtolsheimer just five points off the Continental Tire SportsCar Championship lead with four races remaining.
The 2017 CJ Wilson Racing 570 Challenge Powered by McLaren Scottsdale got underway this week with Round One of the ten race series taking place at Daytona International Speedway.
After a wait of close to two months, the IMSA season kicks off a run of three races in four weeks with a stop at the Watkins Glen International Circuit. The 3.4 Mile 11 turn 'Boot' layout will be a major test for CJWR's Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge and GT3 Cup Challenge USA teams.
June has been a busy time for CJ, which has seen him spend all of it in Europe. His almost month-long trip began with his first ever visit to the mighty Spa-Francorchamps circuit in the heart of Belgium's Ardennes Forest. This would be exciting enough if he was simply spectating, but CJ was there to race in the 2017 Henderson Insurance Brokers LMP3 Cup for United Autosports.
McLaren today announced a partnership with CJ Wilson Racing which will see the Austin based sportscar team organize and promote one of the qualifying rounds of the British marque's innovative gaming initiative, the World's Fastest Gamer. The unique agreement will deliver global audiences and interest from both traditional Motorsport fans and those new to the sport – a key priority of the programme.