Alex Welch1976-08-28 (age 44)
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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.
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.
The series' 26th season kicks off this weekend, over 100 cars are entered for the Nissan Grand Prix of Texas.
Seventeen drivers from four Audi teams will participated on the next major classic racing event.
Practice for The 62nd Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring will begin in three weeks with the race taking place on Saturday, March 15.
Five Audi R8 LMS cars took part in the GT Daytona (GTD) class, fielded by four different teams.
GTD version of Audi R8 LMS to celebrate race debut.
Fighting for a podium finish, the team had to settle for fourth after gearbox issues near the end.
Audi had a busy weekend from the award show in Paris to racing in Florida and California.
Two Audi Sport customer racing teams were entered for the event.
Fall-Line Motorsports, Flying Lizard Motorsports, Paul Miller Racing and GMG Racing have all been accepted as entries for the 2014 TUSC season.
Sixty-three cars are scheduled to take the green flag for 25 hours of racing.
Three Audi teams ready for 25 Hour race in California.
Four teams have have committed to race the Audi brand in 2014.
Weekend Round Up – Audi Motorsport Blog (23-24/11/2013)
Thunderhill testing for the GMG Racing team.
James Sofronas: “We’re not walking away with the point lead, but we made big gains this weekend.”
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: "It’s such a fun series, and the folks at Lamborghini do such a great job..."
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.
After the first race in the series' North American history, officials are looking to the future.
Round 8 of the GT and GTS Pirelli World Challenge has begun with qualifying for the Cadillac Grand Prix of Lime Rock Park.
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.
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, 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