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IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge

The Michelin Pilot Challenge is a grand touring and touring car racing series run by the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA). Originating from the Canadian Motorola Cup, the series was taken over by Grand-Am in 2001 to become the Grand-Am Cup following the demise of rival IMSA's Firehawk series. KONI became a series sponsor for the start of the 2007 season when the series became known as the KONI Challenge Series, before renaming once more prior to the start of the 2009 season as the KONI Sports Car Challenge. The series name was once again changed for the 2010 season to Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge. In 2019, the series rebranded again after Michelin was selected to become the new official tire supplier of the series.

Comprised of multiple manufacturers the Michelin Pilot Challenge features cars such as BMW, Hyundai, Mini Cooper, and more in a two-driver endurance style race format. Following the IMSA scheduling and competing at some of North Americas top facilities, the Michelin Pilot Challenge has fed drivers up to the top tiers of IMSA's Sportscar program.

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Series Schedule

Track layout for Daytona International Speedway

Daytona International Speedway

Daytona, FL
JAN 22-24
Track layout for Daytona International Speedway

Daytona International Speedway

Daytona, FL
JAN 27-31
Track layout for Sebring International Raceway

Sebring International Raceway

Sebring, FL
MAR 17-20
Track layout for Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course

Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course

Lexington, OH
MAY 14-16
Track layout for Watkins Glen International

Watkins Glen International

Watkins Glen, NY
JUN 24-27
Track layout for Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

Canadian Tire Motorsport Park

Bowmanville, ON
JUL 2-4
Track layout for Lime Rock

Lime Rock

Lakeville, CT
JUL 16-17
Track layout for Road America

Road America

Elkhart Lake, WI
AUG 6-8
Track layout for Virginia International Raceway

Virginia International Raceway

Alton, VA
AUG 20-22
Track layout for WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca

WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca

Monterey, CA
SEPT 10-12