Michael Cooper won the Pirelli World Challenge Touring Car drivers’ championship at Sonoma Raceway, taking victory in his Atlanta Motorsports Group Mazda3 ahead of title rival Todd Lamb’s Honda Civic, but Honda wrap-up the manufacturers’ title.
Compass360 Racing’s Todd Lamb took over the lead of the Pirelli World Challenge Touring class standings with a victory at Laguna Seca in his Honda Civic Si, deposing the Mazda of Michael Cooper.
Michael Cooper sealed victory in race two of the Pirelli World Challenge’s Touring Class to complete a perfect opening weekend of the season, taking pole and winning both races and leaves with the lead in the points standings.
Michael Cooper won the first race of the 2012 Pirelli World Challenge in the Touring Class in a race which finished behind the safety car following a late race incident between Tristan Herbert and Ryan Winchester.
Atlanta Motorsports Group driver Michael Cooper has taken pole position for the first race of the 2012 Pirelli World Challenge season at St. Petersburg in the sole Mazda in the field.
The 2012 Pirelli World Challenge series opening rounds take place this weekend at St.Petersburg, Florida, supporting the first round of this year’s IndyCar Series.
Kia Racing has announced its driver line-up for the 2012 Pirelli World Challenge, with Michael Galati and Colin Braun set to drive the team’s GTS class Kia Optima SXs in the US-based GT & touring car championship.
Former KPAX Racing driver Robb Holland will drive Compass360 Racing’s fourth Honda Civic Si at the opening race weekend of the Pirelli World Challenge at St. Petersburg, where the championship supports for the first IndyCar round of 2012.
K-PAX Racing driver Aaron Povoledo took his third win of the season in the Pirelli World Challenge’s second race of the weekend in the touring class, passing polesitter and points leader Lawson Aschenbach at the start and leading the remaining race distance at Sears Point, California.
Compass360 Racing driver Lawson Aschenbach extends his lead in the Pirelli World Challenge touring class points standings to 242 over Volvo driver Aaron Povoledo with victory in the first race.