Doran Racing Heads to California
With High Hopes for Its Nissans
In Saturday's CTSCC Race Doran Racing has high hopes for Saturday's Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge race at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca because its Nissan 370Zs are well suited to the 2.238-mile, 11-turn road course near Monterey, Calif. The team has done very well there in the past with it cars, which advertise Nissan's popular GT Academy program where gamers are groomed to race professionally. more info >>>
Fifty Plus Racing Crewman Recuperating After Pit Lane Accident They're grateful it wasn't worse.
Fifty Plus Racing and Doran Racing, which prepares Fifty Plus Racing's Prototype that competes in the Tudor United SportsCar Championship, are grateful that crewmember Kevin Fox is still around and will be able to change tires on their #50 Riley BMW another day. more info >>>
Fifty Plus Racing Hopes for a Good Run in Saturday's Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring With four solid practice sessions under their belts, Fifty Plus Racing's four drivers are ready for the start of the 63rd annual Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh from Florida Saturday at 10:40 a.m. In addition to being a jewel of the Tudor United SportsCar Championship, the race is the second event in the four-race Tequila Patrón North American Endurance Cup. more info >>>
Doran Racing Nissan 370Zs Finish Fifth and Sixth at Sebring Doran Racing came to Sebring International Raceway looking for points in the Continental Tire SportsCar Series, and the Lebanon, Ohio-based team left with a lot of them after its two Nissan 370Zs finished fifth and sixth Friday afternoon in the Microsoft Visual Studio 150. more info >>>
Doran Racing's Nissans Qualify Fourth and Sixth For Friday's CTSCC Race at Sebring The Doran Racing Nissan 370Zs will start in the fourth and sixth positions in Friday afternoon's Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge race at Sebring International Raceway. more info >>>
Fifty Plus Racing Riley BMW Prepared by Doran Racing Hopes for Great Showing at Sebring After a stellar eighth-place finish in the Rolex 24 at Daytona in January, Fifty Plus Racing is hoping for another top-10 run with its Riley BMW Prototype prepared by Doran Racing in the 63rd annual Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring Fueled by Fresh from Florida Saturday, March 21 at Sebring International Raceway in Sebring, Fla. more info >>>
Doran Racing Heads to Sebring Hoping to Repeat Last Year's Podium Finish; Drivers Are Confident that Their Nissans Are Well Suited for the Challenge Remembering its rousing third-place finish in the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge race at Sebring International Raceway last year, Doran Racing has high hopes as it prepares to travel to Sebring, Fla., for this year's race there on Friday, March 20. more info >>>
Two Doran Racing Nissan 370Zs As Well as Several More of Its Race Cars Are Featured in Nissan's Super Bowl Commercial
The Bengals didn't make it to the Super Bowl, but another Cincinnati-based team was featured on the telecast briefly during the second quarter of the game Sunday night. more info >>>
Fifty Plus Racing Riley BMW Prepared by Doran Racing
Rebounds from Crash To Finish Ninth in Rolex 24 It was an emotional rollercoaster, but Fifty Plus Racing achieved the goals it set for the 2015 Rolex 24 at Daytona International Speedway and then some. more info >>>
One Doran Racing Nissan 370Z Gets Sixth;
The Other Runs Well Too But Ends Up 15th
In CTSCC Season Opener Friday at Daytona Nissan GT Academy standouts Nick McMillen and Bryan Heitkotter were thrilled when they got the call to drive Doran Racing's #41 Nissan 370Z in the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge season opener Friday at Daytona International Speedway. They were even more thrilled when their entry finished a solid sixth in the 68-lap, 2.5-hour race that supported this weekend's Rolex 24. more info >>>
Fifty Plus Racing Prototype Qualifies for Rolex 24 Jim Pace said he ended up "about where we thought we'd be" with the Fifty Plus Racing "Endures for a Cure" Riley BMW when he placed 14th in class during Rolex 24 qualifying Thursday at Daytona International Speedway. more info >>>
Doran Racing Nissan 370Zs
To Start Ninth and 11th
In CTSCC Season Opener Friday at Daytona Doran Racing's Nissan 370Zs will start ninth and 11th in today's season opener for the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge series at Daytona International Speedway after qualifying in those positions Thursday afternoon on the 3.56-mile road course. more info >>>
Doran Racing to Field Two Nissan 370Zs
In Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge;
Season Opener Is Friday at Daytona Doran Racing is pleased to announce that it will field two Nissans in the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge series in 2015, beginning with the season opener Friday at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla. more info >>>
Doran Racing Crew Is Hard at Work Repairing Fifty Plus Racing Prototype After Spectacular Crash; Team Is Making Herculean Effort to Be Back in Action At the Rolex 24 Repairs are underway on the Fifty Plus Racing "Endures for a Cure" Riley BMW Dinan following a spectacular crash during a test session at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla., last weekend. more info >>>
Doran Racing Finishes Fifth in Grand Sport Class In 2014 IMSA CTSCC Championship Although Friday's IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge season finale at Road Atlanta did not go as well as Doran Racing had hoped, neither its drivers, the team nor Nissan lost any positions in the final point standings for the year despite the fierce competitiveness of the series. more info >>>
Doran Racing's Nissans Will Start Fifth and 13th In Friday's CTSCC Season Finale Friday at Road Atlanta Doran Racing's Brad Jaeger will start fifth and John Farano will start 13th in Friday afternoon's IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge season finale at Road Atlanta. more info >>>
Doran Racing Wants to End CTSCC Season With a Victory Friday at Road Atlanta Doran Racing has been a strong contender throughout the 2014 IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge season, a series of 12 races that began in late January and will come to a close Friday at Road Atlanta in Braselton, Ga. more info >>>
Doran Racing Battles Back to Finish Ninth In Friday's CTSCC Race at COTA Doran Racing battled back to a ninth-place finish after its Nissan NISMO 370Z was hit by another car and plowed into a retaining wall rimming Turn 1 at the start of Friday's IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge race at the Circuit of the Americas. more info >>>
Doran Racing Qualifies 11th for This Afternoon's CTSCC Race at COTA Doran Racing's Nissan NISMO 370Z was fifth and fourth in the first two practice sessions and it qualified 11th Thursday in IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge action at the Circuit of the Americas. more info >>>
Doran Racing Set to Tackle Circuit of the Americas Drivers Brad Jaeger and B.J. Zacharias and the rest of the Doran Racing team head to Austin, Texas this week to compete in the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge's next-to-last race of the year at the Circuit of the Americas on Friday at 1:20 p.m. Eastern time. more info >>>
Alternator Problem While Running Fifth Causes Wild Spin And Spoils Doran Racing's Chances Saturday at VIR Brad Jaeger had Doran Racing's #14 Nissan NISMO 370Z up to fifth place on lap 20 in Saturday's IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge race at VIRginia International Raceway when a failing alternator caused him to lose control on the backstretch. The car went into a series of spins, careening sideways on the track at about 155 miles per hour right in front of traffic and then onto the grass trackside. more info >>>
Doran Racing Nissan to Start Ninth Tomorrow at VIR With Charlottesville's Jaeger Behind the Wheel Brad Jaeger of nearby Charlottesville, Va., who is studying for his Masters degree at the University of Virginia, will start ninth in the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge race at VIRginia International Raceway tomorrow in the Doran Racing Nissan NISMO 370Z #14 that he shares with co-driver B.J. Zacharias of Cincinnati. more info >>>
Doran Racing Set to Tackle VIR on Saturday This weekend Doran Racing and other IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge teams return to VIRginia International Raceway (VIR), a 3.27-mile, 18-turn road course and resort in Alton, Va. that "Car and Driver" magazine named as one of the top six road courses in North America. more info >>>
Both of Doran Racing's Nissan 370Zs Finish in the Top 10 In Saturday's Wild CTSCC Race at Road America In an exciting race that saw a top-running Porsche and a top-running Subaru suffer mechanical issues with less than 5 minutes remaining and two top Camaros slapped with penalties for pit-lane violations, the two Doran Racing Nissans 370Zs persevered and both achieved top-10 finishes in Saturday's Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge race at Road America. more info >>>
Doran Racing's Nissans to Start 11th and 18th In Saturday's CTSCC Race at Road America Doran Racing's Brad Jaeger will be on the inside of row six and John Farano will start on the outside of row nine at 1:15 p.m. Eastern time Saturday when a 53-car field takes the green flag to begin a 2.5-hour IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge race at Road America. more info >>>
Coming off Solid Results at the Brickyard, Doran Racing Hopes to Add to Past Successes at Road America Saturday at Continental Tire Road Race Showcase Three of Doran Racing's four drivers finished on the podium in Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge races at Road America in 2012 or 2013, and the Lebanon, Ohio-based team hopes they can do it again on Saturday when the series makes its annual visit to the beautiful 4.048-mile, 14-turn road course in Elkhart Lake, Wis. more info >>>
Doran Racing's Nissans Finish Fourth and Eighth In CTSCC Action Friday at IMS The Doran Racing #14 Nissan NISMO 370Z RC driven by Brad Jaeger and B.J. Zacharias started sixth, set the second-fastest lap of the race and finished a hard-fought fourth Friday afternoon in Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge action on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway's road course. more info >>>
Doran Racing's #14 Nissan 370Z RC Qualifies Strong Sixth in Very Competitive Field Thursday at IMS The Indianapolis Motor Speedway's brand-new scoring pylon saw its first day of official duty on Thursday, and at the end of the Grand Sport qualifying session for the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge Series that afternoon its LED lights showed the Doran Racing #14 Nissan NISMO 370Z RC solidly in sixth place, just 0.292 of a second off the pole. more info >>>
Doran Racing's Nissans to Tackle IMS's Newly-Tweaked Road Course In Friday's CTSCC Race at the Brickyard This Thursday and Friday Doran Racing and other IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge teams will tackle the tabernacle of speed, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, culminating in a 2.5-hour race at 2:30 p.m. Friday on the track's recently tweaked 2.439-mile, 14-turn road course. more info >>>
Doran Racing's #14 Nissan Leads at CTMP But a Top-10 Finish Slips Away at the End Although Doran Racing's #14 Nissan NISMO 370Z RC led five laps of Saturday's IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge race at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park and its fastest race lap was quicker than two of the three cars that made the podium, drivers Brad Jaeger and B.J. Zacharias ended up 14th in the Grand Sport class after 2 hours and 30 minutes of competition Saturday afternoon. more info >>>
Doran Racing Has High Hopes for Both of Its Nissans In Saturday's CTSCC Race at CTMP Similar to B.J. Zacharias's spirited charge from fifth to second place in the last 15 minutes of the most recent IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge race at Watkins Glen, N.Y. just 10 days ago, the Doran Racing crew has been working hard to prepare its two Nissans for the next race, which will be held this Saturday at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in Bowmanville, Ontario. more info >>>
Doran Racing Nissans Are Just 0.050 of a Second Apart In Strong CTSCC Qualifying Runs Friday at the Glen The Doran Racing-prepared Nissan 370Zs qualified just 0.050 of a second apart in IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge action Friday at Watkins Glen International. They'll accelerate from the eighth and ninth starting positions when the green flag waves on the 2-hour-and-30-minute race Saturday at 11:35 a.m. Eastern time. more info >>>
Doran Racing Hopes for Podium Finishes In Saturday's CTSCC Race at the Glen This weekend Doran Racing returns to the site of many of its most thrilling victories — Watkins Glen International —with two potent Nissan 370Zs. more info >>>
Doran Racing Finishes Eighth, But Oh, What an Eighth It Was Doran Racing finished eighth in Saturday night's Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge race at Kansas Speedway, but that doesn't begin to tell the Lebanon, Ohio-based team's story of perseverance, determination and just plain heart. more info >>>
Doran Racing's Jaeger Qualifies Sixth Friday Night at Kansas Speedway Brad Jaeger of Charlottesville, Va., posted Doran Racing's best qualifying result so far this year when he placed sixth Friday night in IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge qualifications at Kansas Speedway. more info >>>
Doran Racing Hopes to Bring Nissan Home First At Kansas Speedway Saturday Night Doran Racing hopes to take care of some unfinished business this Saturday night at Kansas Speedway as the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge Series stages its second race ever on the six-turn, 2.37-mile road course that twists through the infield of the 1.5-mile tri-oval in Kansas City, Kan. more info >>>
Both of Doran Racing's Nissans Finish The Northeast Grand Prix at Lime Rock Despite Some Challenges Both of Doran Racing's Nissans finished the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge (CTSCC) Grand Sport race at Lime Rock Park on Saturday, but neither finished as high up on the scoreboard as the team had hoped. Both cars rolled back into the transporter in one piece, however, and the team will take the points it earned in the Berkshires and look forward to the next event at Kansas Speedway June 7. more info >>>
Doran Racing's Drivers Are Optimistic For Tomorrow's Race at Lime Rock Doran Racing has a long history of spending Memorial Day weekend as star players in a high-speed test of machinery, driver skills and race strategy at Lime Rock Park, and this year is no exception. more info >>>
Doran Racing Set for Battle at Lime Rock on Saturday The starting grid for Saturday's Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge (CTSCC) Grand Sports race at Lime Rock Park will be set by the current point standings. IMSA officials turned Friday afternoon's scheduled qualifying session into a third practice session instead due to rain. more info >>>
Doran Racing's Nissans to Start Tenth and 14th In Very Tight Field Doran Racing's No. 14 Nissan NISMO 370Z will start tenth and its No. 41 Tower Events Nissan 370Z will start 14th, unofficially, in tomorrow afternoon's IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge race at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. more info...
Doran Racing Hopes to Build On Its Momentum At Laguna Saturday There are 61 entries in a very competitive field, but Doran Racing has to be considered a top contender in the IMSA Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge race Saturday at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. more info...
Doran Racing's Jaeger and Zacharias Finish Third While Farano and Empringham Place Ninth In CTSCC at Sebring with Potent Nissan 370Zs It was a podium finish for Doran Racing in Friday's Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge race at Sebring International Raceway. Brad Jaeger and BJ Zacharias brought the team's #14 Nissan NISMO 370Z RC home in third place after two and a half hours of torrid competition and an amazing pass on the last green-flag lap before the race ended under yellow. more info...
Doran Racing's Jaeger Qualifies Ninth, Farano 19th at Sebring Doran Racing's Brad Jaeger earned the ninth starting position for tomorrow's IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge race at Sebring International Raceway during qualifications at that 17-turn, 3.74-mile road course Thursday afternoon with the team's #14 Nissan NISMO 370Z RC. more info...
Doran Racing Hopes Work Done at Sebring Test Pays Off in CTSCC Race March 14 Buoyed by strong performances at a test Feb. 20-21 at Sebring International Raceway in Sebring, Fla., Doran Racing hopes for some excellent results in the second IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge (CTSCC) race of the year at the same track at 1 p.m. Friday, March 14. more info...
Doran Racing Looks Forward to Sebring After Rough Trips in the CTSCC Season Opener at Daytona Most of all, the four drivers representing Doran Racing wanted to finish Friday's IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge season opener at Daytona International Speedway. Unfortunately they didn't get their wish, as the Tower Events Nissan 370Z No. 41 was knocked out early by contact and the team's similar No. 14 retired with clutch problems near the midway point while running tenth in the 68-car field. more info...
Doran Racing Is Ready for Today's CTSCC Season Opener at Daytona An early red flag spoiled the Grand Sport class's qualifying session Thursday afternoon in IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge action at Daytona International Speedway. After a lengthy delay to tow in the errant Porsche Boxster most of the cars only completed one flying lap after the restart before time ran out, and most teams' qualifying results were seriously hampered due to the lack of time and heavy traffic. more info...
Doran Racing Is Going for 2014 CTSCC Championship with Two Top Nissans; Cincinnati-Based Team Offers Varied and Vast Talent and Experience Doran Racing will field not one but two Nissan 370Z NISMO RCs in the 12-event IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge (CTSCC) in 2014, starting with the season opener Friday afternoon, Jan. 24 at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Fla. more info...
Barrichello, Peterson To Team For Doran Racing In Brickyard Grand Prix Rubens Barrichello, the most experienced driver in the history of Formula One with 322 career starts, will make his Daytona Prototype debut in next weekend’s Brickyard Grand Prix. more info...
Doran Racing Announces 2013 Rolex Series Plans, Next Stop Daytona Dr. Jim Lowe is preparing to start the New Year right as he heads down to the official three-day Roar Before the 24 test, at Daytona International Speedway beginning January 4, 2013. The Neurosurgeon from Villanova, Pennsylvania, will once again team with Paul Tracy behind the wheel of the No. 77 Doran Racing Ford Dallara Daytona Prototype led by Kevin Doran of Lebanon, Ohio. The team has confirmed they're running a Gen 3 Ford Dallara in the 2013 GRAND-AM North American Endurance Championship consisting of three endurance races held within the GRAND-AM Rolex Race Series beginning with the 51st Rolex 24 at Daytona, scheduled for January 26, 27, 2013. more info...
Solid Watkins Glen Run for Doran Racing Brian Frisselle returned to GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series action for the Sahlen’s 6 Hours of the Glen held at historic Watkins Glen International after he was called up by Doran Racing to compete in the prestigious event along with co-drivers Jim Lowe and Paul Tracy in the No. 77 Combos Ford-Dallara. more info...
Fastest Lap of the Weekend Comes Just in Time for Brian Frisselle at Watkins Glen Brian Frisselle posted a fast lap time of 1:43.624-seconds in the No. 77 Ford-powered Dallara in qualifying for Sunday’s Sahlen’s Six Hours of the Glen as he clocked the car’s fastest time of the weekend so far with the Combos-liveried DP. The time will net him a spot on the fifth row in the 32-car combined GT and DP Class field. more info...
Brian Frisselle Back in Rolex Series Action at Watkins Glen The Frisselle family will look to add another win to the trophy case as Brian Frisselle got the last-minute call up to rejoin the Doran Racing squad this weekend in the Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen. more info...
New Jersey Neurosurgeon Teams With Paul Tracy for New Jersey New Jersey neurosurgeon Dr. Jim Lowe co-drive with Paul Tracy – one of the biggest stars in open-wheel racing – in the No. 77 Combos Ford/Dallara Daytona Prototype fielded by Doran Racing in the Global Barter 250 presented by Susan G. Komen. more info...
Frisselle Racing Takes Tenth on Rolex 24 Grid Daytona Beach, FL (26 January 2012) - Brian Frisselle placed the No. 77 Combos/Circle K Ford-Dallara on the fifth row of the grid for the 50th running of the Rolex 24 At Daytona with a time of 1:42.773 seconds around the 3.56-mile, 12-turn speedway road course. more info...
Tracy Joins Doran Racing Lineup for Rolex 24 Open-wheel superstar Paul Tracy has joined the list of luminaries set to compete in the most anticipated road race in North American sports car history, the 50th Anniversary Rolex 24 At Daytona. more info...
Gianpiero Moretti: The Rolex 24 Loses One of its Most Popular Stars On the eve of the 50th Anniversary Rolex 24 At Daytona - the most anticipated sports car race in the history of North American motorsports - the event lost one of its most popular stars. more info...
Dr. Jim Lowe Joins Doran Racing for Rolex 24 The World's Fastest Neurosurgeon, Dr. Jim Lowe of Villanova, Pa., flew out to Ohio two days before Christmas to finalize his plans to join Kevin Doran's highly successful motorsports team for the North American Endurance Championship. more info...