Tag Archives: IMSA

News: Shelby GT350R-C Wins Championship

Road to Victory

The Multimatic Shelby takes the win and the championship at Road Atlanta

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Ford Motor Company

The nine-race IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge, Grand Sport season came to a close last Friday at Road Atlanta and the Ford Performance/Multimatic Motorsports Shelby GT350R-C ended on a high note. Over the course of the nine-race season, drivers Scott Maxwell and Billy Johnson earned six wins—including the final race—to take the championship.
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News: Ford GT Production Doubled

Second Chance

Ford is extending Ford GT supercar production for two more years

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Ford Motor Company

Are you one of the 6,006 Ford GT applicants that didn’t get approved to buy the carbon-fiber super car in the first two years of production? Well, you can celebrate today because those won’t be the only two years of GT production. That’s because Ford just announced that it was extending the supercar’s production cycle by two more years.
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News: Shelby GT350R-C Wins Road America

Hot Streak

The Multimatic Shelby GT350R-C makes it three in a row at Road America

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Ford Motor Company

We aren’t sure if drifting Lethal Performance’s new Focus RS was good practice for Road America, but Billy Johnson and his teammate Scott Maxwell scored their third win in a row at Road America over the weekend and added to the tally of seven podium finishes for the GT350R-C this season.

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News: Shelby GT350R-C Wins Lime Rock

Win Again

Another Shelby GT350R-C win makes it two in a row for Multimatic

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Ford Motor Company

Fresh off a win at its home track in Canada, the Multimatic Motorsports Shelby GT350R-C team chalked up its second win in a row for Ford Performance at Lime Rock Park last weekend. Drivers Billy Johnson and Scott Maxwell qualified in the second spot and got great support in the pits to take another victory.
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News: Ford GT & Shelby GT350R-C Win

Twice as Nice

The Ford GT and Shelby GT350R-C win at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

By Steve Turner
Photos courtesy of Ford Motor Company

Last weekend in Canada was a great one for the Ford Performance’s IMSA road racing efforts. Both the Multimatic Motorsports Shelby GT350-RC and the Chip Ganassi Racing Ford GT came away with victories in their respective classes. For the GT, it was the supercar’s second win in two weeks and third victory in a row.
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