The “BUBBA Burger Sports Car Grand Prix at Long Beach” is up next weekend, 16th and 17th of April, for the round three of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship (IWSC). It is the shortest race distance of the year. All classes except the GTD`s will be starting on the streets of Long Beach , a very fast and great street circuit with 3,167 Kilometres.
For Dirk Müller and the team of Ford Chip Ganassi Racing the first time with the new Ford GT to experience this. The so called “Monaco” of the states in racing will have a great crowed around the track with its fountain and all the fans will see a 100 minutes race.
„Long Beach is very special and with its fantastic flair its one of my favourite venues. I love joining the weekends with the Indy Cars and I am going to cheer for my Chip Ganassi Racing drivers team mates. Joey and me and the team have won the race before, so we all know what it needs. Besides a good starting position, the strategy will be the key factor and we have the best in the business to make the right decisions. I am really looking forward and I know that we will be very competitive with our new Ford GT.”
The race in Long Beach will start Saturday 16th of April, at 16:05 local time (01:05 Uhr MEZ Sonntag). (www.byjogi.de)