The Doran Racing Nissan 370Z #14 of Brad Jaeger and B.J. Zacharias led half of Saturday's Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge race at VIRginia International Raceway, but the team didn't get the results they wanted when the two-and-a-half-hour race was decided by fuel mileage. There were no full-course cautions for 30 laps when the team needed one to save fuel, and although it had the two fastest cars in the 66-lap race, it ended up just two minutes/two laps short of a victory.
The two Doran Racing Nissan 370Zs will be at the head of the field for the start of the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge race at VIRginia International Raceway tomorrow afternoon, as the Lebanon, Ohio-based team nailed down the top two spots in qualifying Friday night.
A specially wrapped and equipped new 2016 Nissan Maxima will serve as the official Safety Car at Virginia International Raceway, located near Danville, Virginia, during the Oak Tree Grand Prix this weekend, Aug. 21-23.
Energized by the best finishes so far this year in the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge series for both of its Nissan 370Zs two weeks ago when they placed second and fourth, Doran Racing is looking for an outright victory in Saturday's 2.5-hour race at VIRginia International Raceway.
This one was oh so close. Brad Jaeger and B.J. Zacharias took a podium for the fourth time in the last five races, finishing second at Road America on Saturday. The drivers of Doran Racing's #14 Nissan 370Z dominated at times, both leading the 150-minute Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge (CTSCC) race.
Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge (CTSCC) veterans Brad Jaeger and B.J. Zacharias, drivers of Doran Racing's #14 Nissan 370Z, have made it onto the podium in half of the CTSCC races held so far this year.
Doran Racing and Nissan's NISMO Athletes will tackle the smallest track on the schedule and the shortest event of the season when the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge series stages a two-hour race at the 1.53-mile road course at Lime Rock Park in Lakeville, Conn. on Saturday at 10 a.m. ET.
Nissan’s U.S.-based pro road racing teams had a weekend to remember at Road America (WI) and Watkins Glen (NY), taking three class wins and standing on a podium seven times overall. It was a stunning achievement, with all three racing teams taking home hardware on a single weekend.
Rain played a big role in Saturday's Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge (CTSCC) race at Watkins Glen International, but in the end Doran Racing's #14 Nissan 370Z driven by Brad Jaeger and B.J. Zacharias posted its second consecutive podium finish both in the series and in this race.
Nissan’s U.S.–based professional road racing teams have a rare twin bill this weekend, as both the Pirelli World Challenge series and the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge visit two of America’s prettiest and most challenging road racing circuits in North America.