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Alex Welch
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Alex Welch

1976-08-28 (age 44)


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VIR PWC: GMG Audi beats Mustang, Camaro for GTS SprintX win

Pole-sitter James Sofronas lost out on the opening lap, but he, Alex Welch and the GMG pitcrew were perfect thereafter to win ahead of the VOLT Mustang and the Blackdog Speed Shop Camaro of Lawson Aschenbach and Andy Pilgrim.

Austin PWC: GMG Audi grabs win in second GTS SprintX race

The GMG Audi R8 of James Sofronas and Alex Welch had just made it into the lead ahead of a pair of BMW M4s before COTA’s second GTSX race ended under a full-course yellow for stranded cars on the racing surface.

Top 10 photos of the week: 2015-03-12

Your weekly dose of top 10 photos from around the world, shot by the award-winning photographers.

World Challenge kicks off 2015 season at the Circuit of The Americas

The series' 26th season kicks off this weekend, over 100 cars are entered for the Nissan Grand Prix of Texas.

World Challenge with six Audi teams

Season of North America's major GT racing series to open in Austin with six Audi R8 LMS ultra cars pitted against 25 rivals from ten marques.

Busy week ahead for GMG at Sebring

No stranger to Sebring, GMG’s experience during the 12-hour classic dates back to 2010 with the team still searching for their elusive first podium.

RSR Racing returns to Sebring

Duncan Ende and Bruno Junqueira are hoping to take home the big prize at Sebring.

Audi teams have nominated their driver squads for Sebring 12 Hours

Seventeen drivers from four Audi teams will participated on the next major classic racing event.

GMG concludes Sebring test as one of Audi’s top contenders

Practice for The 62nd Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring will begin in three weeks with the race taking place on Saturday, March 15.

Early incident shortens GMG debut at Rolex 24

James Sofronas: “Everyone worked incredibly hard to get us here, and to have it end the way it did is incredibly unfortunate."

GMG ready for the Rolex 24 at Daytona debut

The team from California will take part in the endurance classic for the first time.

Three-day Roar Before the Rolex 24 concluded successfully for the Audi teams at Daytona

Five Audi R8 LMS cars took part in the GT Daytona (GTD) class, fielded by four different teams.

Four Audi customer teams to contest Daytona 24 Hours

GTD version of Audi R8 LMS to celebrate race debut.

GMG Racing hard at work preparing for 2014

GMG Racing will be returning to the Pirelli World Challenge in 2014 and that they will be fielding a single Audi R8 LMS in the new TUDOR United SportsCar Championship GT Daytona class.

GMG survives 25 Hours of Thunderhill for fourth place finish

Fighting for a podium finish, the team had to settle for fourth after gearbox issues near the end.

Weekend Round Up – Audi Motorsport Blog (7-8/12/2013)

Audi had a busy weekend from the award show in Paris to racing in Florida and California.

Thunderhill 25 Hours: Overall victory for Rotek Racing Audi TT RS

Two Audi Sport customer racing teams were entered for the event.

TUSC: Five Audi R8 LMS cars selected for the first official TUSC 2014 entry list

Fall-Line Motorsports, Flying Lizard Motorsports, Paul Miller Racing and GMG Racing have all been accepted as entries for the 2014 TUSC season.

GMG ready for 25-hour challenge at Thunderhill

lobal Motorsports Group (GMG) will cap a successful 2013 season with a run at this weekend’s NASA 25 Hours of Thunderhill.

USAF 25 Hours of Thunderhill adds Mazda diesels, Audi TT RS and Eagle

Sixty-three cars are scheduled to take the green flag for 25 hours of racing.

25 Hours of Thunderhill brings out the stars

Some big names are expected to take part in this years 25 Hours of Thunderhill.

TUSC: Audi teams assault on 2014 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship

Four teams have have committed to race the Audi brand in 2014.

GMG will compete in GTD class with Audi

Global Motorsports Group submits entry for 2014 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship.

Weekend Round Up – Audi Motorsport Blog (23-24/11/2013)

Weekend Round Up – Audi Motorsport Blog (23-24/11/2013)

Sofronas, GMG podium sweep gains valuable championship points in Mid-Ohio

James Sofronas: “We’re not walking away with the point lead, but we made big gains this weekend.”

Pirelli World Challenge: Spirited drive to third for Sofronas GMG Audi in Mid Ohio race 2

The Pirelli World Challenge weekend at Mid Ohio concluded with a terrific second race today. GMG Racing lead driver, James Sofronas, completed a spirited drive onto the podium.

Alex Welch takes victory in GMG sweep of Lamborghini Super Trofeo Series

Alex Welch: "It’s such a fun series, and the folks at Lamborghini do such a great job..."

GMG maintains championship point lead despite challenging pace at Lime Rock

Wasting no time until the next round, GMG will head straight out to the streets of Toronto, Canada, for the tenth round of the championship next weekend.

North American Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo Series debut a success

After the first race in the series' North American history, officials are looking to the future.

O'Connell and Lee take GT and GTS poles at Lime Rock Park

Round 8 of the GT and GTS Pirelli World Challenge has begun with qualifying for the Cadillac Grand Prix of Lime Rock Park.

GMG, Sofronas take incredible third victory of season

It would be the third victory in five races for James’ 2013 effort, and the Villa Park, California resident has never been off the podium this season.

GMG, Sofronas deliver second consecutive Audi victory at Long Beach

While there is some celebration within the entire GMG organization, the party can’t last for long as they prepare for their next round just a few weeks away.

Sofronas takes last-minute pole at Long Beach

For Long Beach American Le Mans Series race, Ende will start his Prototype Challenge machine in first position.

Sofronas hands Audi first podium of the new season at St. Pete

Sofronas, GMG Audi R8 LMS takes podium in season opener on the St. Petersburg temporary street circuit. No.14 Audi R8 on pole for round two