Johannes van Overbeek1973-04-14 (age 46)
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Mazda appeared destined for its first ever IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship win at Laguna Seca, but a late error by Harry Tincknell handed victory to ESM Nissan pair Pipo Derani and Johannes van Overbeek.
Bruno Senna has struck out at IMSA officialdom after the #22 ESM Nissan was penalized in the closing laps of yesterday’s Petit Le Mans while team partner Pipo Derani was leading at Road Atlanta.
Tequila Patron ESM driver Johannes van Overbeek says the team’s initial test with the new Nissan Onroak DPi was positive although he acknowledged there was still a lot of preparation to be done before the car’s race debut.
The Tequila Patron ESM squad has announced its drivers for the 2017 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, and will be joined by Porsche LMP1 driver Brendon Hartley for the Rolex 24 at Daytona.
Qualifying for the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship's 2016 finale at Road Atlanta followed practice form in the Prototype category, but there were surprises in other classes.
The field has been set for the 2016 edition of Sahlen's Six Hours of the Glen at Watkins Glen International.
Continental Tire Challenge, Mazda Prototype Lites, Porsche GT3 series hold two-day session
Pipo Derani’s standout performance to lead the Tequila Patron Extreme Speed Motorsports to its first-ever Rolex 24 Hours victory at Daytona has been hailed by team boss and co-driver Scott Sharp as “a heck of a job”.
Toyo Tires and Flying Lizard Motorsports put their hard work to the ultimate test in the 25 hour sports car endurance event
The partnership includes branding on Tequila Patrón ESM WEC entries
At the conclusion of the FIA WEC 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps endurance event, ESM was listed eighth and ninth in the LMP2 class.