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13 11, 2017

New Toyo Tires® GT Challenge Class to Debut at the 2017 NASA 25 Hours of Thunderhill

2017-11-13T17:37:00+00:00 November 13th, 2017|

Toyo Tire U.S.A. Corp. (Toyo Tires®) and the National Auto Sport Association (NASA) are pleased to announce the creation of the Toyo Tires GT Challenge.  This new class features equally prepared Porsche® Cayman® GT4 Clubsport and GT4 Clubsport MR race cars competing on 18-inch Toyo® Proxes® RR DOT competition tires. The inaugural race will take [...]

6 11, 2017

Toyo Tires® Continues On-Site Hospitality and Support of the NASA 25 Hours of Thunderhill

2017-11-06T08:45:00+00:00 November 6th, 2017|

Toyo Tires® continues its support of amateur road racing with VIP track services and an on-site hospitality area at the 25-Hours of Thunderhill™, the longest endurance road race in North America.  This year’s race will take place December 1-3 at Thunderhill Raceway Park in the rolling Northern California foothills.  Competitors using Toyo® Proxes® tires will [...]

17 02, 2017

Thunderhill 2016 by the Numbers

2017-02-17T01:00:00+00:00 February 17th, 2017|

Cars entered: 58 Cars finished: 35 Lap count of overall winner: 751 Miles driven by overall winner: 2,152 Laps completed by all cars: 30,418 Mileage driven by all cars: 87,177 Fastest Race Lap Team: JFC Racing Wolf MJ-V8, 1:38.333 Racecars, by brand Mazda 15 BMW 15 Honda 5 Porsche 4 Acura 2 Nissan 2 Factory Five 2 Panoz 2 [...]

17 02, 2017

Thunderhill 2016 – Results

2017-02-17T01:00:00+00:00 February 17th, 2017|

Overall Position Class Position Team Laps 1 ES/1 TOYO Tires / Flying Lizard Motorsports 751 2 ESR/1 Ryno Racing Team 1 745 3 ES/2 TOYO Tires / Flying Lizard Motorsports 730 4 ESR/2 Ryno Racing Team 2 725 5 ES/3 CLP Motorsports 713 6 ENP/1 Diamond Level Motorsports 2016 701 7 ES/4 Tiger Racing/Bavarian Tuning [...]

17 02, 2017

Scenes From Thunderhill 2016

2017-02-17T01:00:00+00:00 February 17th, 2017|

If you can’t be racing in the 25 Hours of Thunderhill, the paddock is the place to be, and if you can have a camera, it’s even better. Here are a few scenes captured during the 2016 25 Hours of Thunderhill.   Night Shift Here’s a taste of what it’s like during the nighttime at [...]

15 02, 2017

Corvette Takes on Thunderhill

2017-02-15T01:00:00+00:00 February 15th, 2017|

The last time a Corvette raced in the 25 Hours of Thunderhill presented by Hawk Performance, George W. Bush was still in office and C6 Corvettes were barely a year old. That seems like a long time ago. NASA SoCal’s T.C. McNett was the crew chief of that team. He said they only raced it [...]

14 02, 2017

Brothers in Arms – Team Diamond Level Motorsports Assembles a Crew of Veterans to Raise Awareness for Recreational Therapy for Those With Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

2017-02-14T01:00:00+00:00 February 14th, 2017|

When U.S. Army veteran Tom Woods wanted to get back into racing, he also wanted to do something positive. Woods then partnered with Diamond Level Motorsports and Fisher House to bring together a group of five veterans, and himself, on a team that would take on the toughest endurance race in North  America. “The thought [...]

13 02, 2017

ESR Class – Thunderhill 2016

2017-02-13T01:00:00+00:00 February 13th, 2017|

The front row for the start of the race was a pair of Ryno Racing Ginettas, which were large — in a literal and figurative sense. These brutes loomed over everything in the ESR class and dwarfed some of the smaller production vehicles in the numbered classes. Powered by General Motors’ LS V8s, the Ginettas [...]