Pirelli World Challenge, Texas-Style

by James Stacy on March 26, 2018 in Living Texas, Austin, Sports,

Get an up-close look behind and beside the action at the 2018 Pirelli World Challenge held March 23-25 at Austin’s Circuit of the Americas.

All photography courtesy James Stacy.

Friday Action

PF Racing’s Ford Mustang GT4s being staged as the 2018 Pirelli World Challenge kicks off at Circuit of the Americas. Photo James Stacy
Joshua Foran drives the Team HMA Honda Civic Type R March 23 during the 2018 Pirelli World Challenge. Photo James Stacy
Dream Racing and the #55 Lamborghini Huracan Super Trofeo driven by Harat/Bressan at COTA during day one of the 2018 Pirelli World Challenge. Photo James Stacy

Saturday Action

Reflections in the visor of a pit lane worker at COTA during the second day of action at the 2018 Pirelli World Challenge. Photo James Stacy
Michael Lewis (98) and Mark Wilkins (99) of Bryan Herta Autosport  in twin Hyundai i30 N TCR take the number 1 and 2 spots in Saturday’s TCR/TCA race during the 2018 Pirelli World Challenge at Circuit of the Americas. Photo James Stacy
The Blackdog Speed Shop number 11 Chevrolet Camaro GT4 co driven by Gaple/Cooper March 24 at COTA during the 2018 Pirelli World Challenge. Photo James Stacy

Sunday Action

Fast work! The #24 Alegra Motorsports Porsche 911 GT3R has its tires swapped at COTA before the start of racing at the 2018 Pirelli World Challenge. Photo James Stacy
The #96 Porsche 911 GT3 R from Plaff Motorsports comes in for fueling Sunday during the final day of the 2018 Pirelli World Challenge at the Circuit of the Americas. Photo James Stacy
2018 Pirelli World Challenge third place podium winners Samantha Tan and Nick Wittmer at the Circuit of the Americas in the number 38 BMW M4 GT4 from ST Racing. Photo James Stacy

Cover photo by James Stacy of Schmitt/Liefooghe in the #88 Stephen Cameron Racing BMW M4 GT4 during the 2018 Pirelli World Challenge at Circuit of the Americas.