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Monterey Speed Week Sizzles
Back to Back IMSA and IndyCar races delight large crowds

Acura Team Penske on the podium at the IMSA Monterey Sportscar Championship Colton Herta on the Podium after winning the Firestone Grand Prix of Monterey

The first-ever Monterey Speed Week, back-to-back nationally-televised  motorsports events, brought serious attention to WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca and the Monterey Peninsula. From fans watching the races around the country and seeing the sunny weather at the world-famous track nestled in the sprawling hills, to visiting fans enjoying two consecutive weekends of racing action, to local students and organizations who benefitted through their participation, Monterey Speed Week delivered on all counts.

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IMSA To Be Featured Marque At 2019 Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion
50 Years of IMSA History to be Celebrated at Popular WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca Event

Officials from WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca and the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) today announced that IMSA will be the featured marque for the 2019 Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion to be held at the world-renowned facility in Monterey, California on the weekend of Aug. 15-18, 2019.

The event will feature 50 years of IMSA history with a variety of race cars and personalities from throughout the series’ rich history, which includes several races on the famed, 2.238-mile WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca circuit.

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IMSA Unveils Plans, Logo For 50th Anniversary Celebration In 2019
Sanctioning Body, Stakeholders Prepare to Pay Tribute To 50 Years Of Outstanding Competition In Season-Long Celebration Beginning With 2019 Rolex 24 At Daytona

What began as the sanctioning body for a Formula Ford and Formula Vee race at Pocono Raceway in October 1969 has grown over five decades to become an international auto racing powerhouse specializing in world-class sports car competition, and next year, the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) turns 50.

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Star-studded Acura Team Penske Lineup Shakes Up Prototype Grid in IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship
IMSA comes to Monterey for Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix Sept. 6-9

The IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship boasts some of the best racing in motorsports today. The addition of two-time Indy 500 winner Juan Pablo Montoya and three-time Indy 500 winner Helio Castroneves to the two-car Acura Team Penske team that also lured IMSA stars Ricky Taylor and Dane Cameron from previous rides to its full-time driver lineup demonstrates the accelerating momentum of North America’s premier sports car series.