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INDIANAPOLIS, IN (OCT. 19 2023) — Era Motorsport is expecting a successful season heading into the 2024 IMSA Weathertech Sportscar Championship after an incredibly strong showing at the 2023 Motul Petit Le Mans on Saturday.

The iconic 10-hour race founded by Don Panoz around the 2.540 mile course marked the end of what was a series-defining season for the IWSC. Not only did the first season of the new GTP-era come to an end, but the LMP2 class had the most entries the Motul Petit Le Mans has seen in the IWSC years.

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Era Motorsport for Petit Le Mans

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BRASELTON, GEORGIA (OCT. 12 2023) — After a hard-fought season, Era Motorsport is ready for the final bout of the 2023 IMSA Weathertech Sportscar Championship at the Motul Petit Le Mans at Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta on Saturday October 14.

Christian Rasmussen returns for his first race in the No. 18 Oreca 07 LMP2 car since Watkins Glen, and is excited to be back in the car for the first time since winning the 2023 IndyNXT Championship.

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Era Motorsport Excited to Welcome Hometown IMSA Race to Calendar

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Era Motorsport is excited to finally take their IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Series LMP2 team to race at their hometown track at The World Center of Racing at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for the TireRack.com Battle on the Bricks.

IMSA, the premiere sportscar racing series in America has been absent from the iconic IMS for the past nine years, but that all ends this weekend as the Battle on the Bricks marks a new future for the series at the landmark location.

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Era Motorsport Ready for Threepeat at Road America SportsCar Weekend

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ELKHART LAKE, Wisconsin. (August 4, 2023) – The IMSA Weathertech SportsCar Series rolls into Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin for the 2023 IMSA SportsCar Weekend at Road America, the fifth round of the championship.

Back-to-back and reigning LMP2 winners Era Motorsport return this weekend looking for the threepeat as they head into the final three rounds of the season.

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Era Motorsport Breaks Bad Luck Streak at The Glen with Podium Finish

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WATKINS GLEN, New York (June 26, 2023) - After 196 laps, the No. 18 Era Motorsport Oreca 07 finished second place in the 2023 Sahlen's Six Hours of the Glen, marking two straight podiums for the team in the Michelin Endurance Cup, and the highest finish for the team this season in the IMSA WeatherTech Sportscar Championship.

The trio of Dwight Merriman, Ryan Dalziel, and Christian Rasmussen led the race for over an hour, and finished second-in-class crossing the finish line under a yellow flag which interrupted a close push for first place with the class winner.

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Era Motorsport Ready for Sahlen's Six Hours at the Glen

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WATKINS GLEN, New York. (June 23, 2023) – The IMSA Weathertech SportsCar Championship takes teams to their third endurance race of the season with the Sahlen's Six Hours of the Glen, and LMP2 team Era Motorsport is ready to impress in the fourth race of the season.

Fans can follow Era Motorsport on Facebook, Twitter, Tik Tok, and Instagram for live updates and behind-the-scenes action.

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Contact From Competition Ruins Impressive Drive From Era Motorsport at Laguna Seca

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MONTEREY, California (May 16, 2023) - Despite an incredible drive from the back of the field all the way to first place, Era Motorsport has finished in seventh place at the IMSA Weathertech Motul Course De Monterey Powered by Hyundai N after being spun while passing another competitor.

Ryan Dalziel was passing a competitor car for the lead when the competitor under-steered into the rear quarter panel of Dalziel spinning him, and puncturing a tire on the No. 18 Era Motorsport LMP2 car. This caused the team to go a lap down with just 25 minutes to go, taking away any chance of making back the time lost.

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Era Motorsport Prepared for an exciting Laguna Seca

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MONTEREY, Ca. (May 11, 2023) – IMSA Weathertech SportsCar Championship team Era Motorsport heads into The Motul Course De Monterey powered by Hyundai N continuing their quest for the LMP2 class championship at the third race this season, taking place at Weathertech Raceway Laguna Seca this weekend.

Last year the duo of Dwight Merriman and Ryan Dalziel took second in class, as well as the points lead for the No. 18 Era Motorsport Oreca 07.

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Era Motorsport Podiums at Sebring After Incredible Final Restart Push

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SEBRING, Florida (March 19, 2023) - After an intense late-race restart Era Motorsport landed on the podium for the LMP2 class at the 2023 Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring, despite spending the majority of the race attempting to recover from the back of the field.

With less than 10 minutes left on the clock, Christian Rasmussen, in his third ever LMP2 start, passed two cars to take the team from a successful comeback to the lead lap even further into an unexpected, and much-welcomed podium finish shared with team mates Ryan Dalziel and Dwight Merriman.

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Era Motorsport Set for a Strong Sebring

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SEBRING, Fl. (March 17, 2023) – After three straight podiums from 2020 to 2022, Era Motorsport is hopeful to see continued success at the Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring this weekend, the second round of the 2023 IMSA Weathertech Sportscar Championship.

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With Daytona Redemption in Sight, Heartbreak Strikes Again

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DAYTONA, Fl. (January 29, 2023) – After 510 laps and sixteen hours of high intensity racing at the hands of Dwight Merriman, Christian Rasmussen, Ryan Dalziel, and Oliver Jarvis, the No. 18 Era Motorsport Oreca 07 LMP2 car has retired from the 61st Rolex 24 at Daytona.

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ERA Motorsport Reveals 2023 Livery Ahead of ROAR at Daytona

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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind., (January 18, 2023) – IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship team Era Motorsport has unveiled their official 2023 Le Mans Prototype 2 livery ahead of the season-opening Roar Before the 24 this weekend in Daytona, Florida.

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Era Motorsport Confirms 2023 IMSA Season, Driver Lineup

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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (December 17, 2022) - Era Motorsport will return to the Le Mans Protototype 2 Class for their fourth season in the 2023 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship wielding an Oreca 07. With record entries, the team is looking forward to a season of fierce competition and exhilarating racing. Dwight Merriman and Ryan Dalziel will be back in the cockpit as full-season drivers with Christian Rasmussen returning as the endurance driver for the IMSA Michelin Endurance Cup. Newcomer to the team, but exceptionally experienced driver Oliver Jarvis will round out the roster for the Rolex 24 At Daytona.

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Era Motorsport Suffers Heartbreak at Halfway Point in Season Finale

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BRASELTON, Ga., (October 3, 2022) – Era Motorsport entered the season finale event of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship with high hopes and a strong chance to win the 2022 LMP2 championship class title at Petit Le Mans. Sadly, a suspension failure just five hours into the 10-hour endurance race ultimately ended the team’s championship hopes leading to an early retirement for the No. 18 Oreca of Dwight Merriman, Ryan Dalziel, and Christian Rasmussen.

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Era Motorsport Welcomes Christian Rasmussen to PetitLe Mans Lineup

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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind., (September 23, 2022) – The 2022 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship concludes on October 1 at Michelin Raceway Road Atlanta, where the new class champions will be crowned. Indianapolis-based prototype racing team Era Motorsport has added 22-year-old Danish race car driver Christian Rasmussen to the No. 18 Oreca LMP2 prototype, racing alongside full-season drivers Dwight Merriman and Ryan Dalziel.

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Era Motorsport Achieves Back-to-Back Victories at Road America

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ELKHART LAKE, Wis., (August 8, 2022) — Era Motorsport revisited the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship victory circle at Road America this weekend, successfully defending their 2021 LMP2 class victory. Drivers Dwight Merriman and Ryan Dalziel drove a strong race in varying weather conditions, once again optimizing strategy and performance to celebrate their second consecutive win at the fan-favorite road course.

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Era Motorsport Returns to Road America to Defend 2021 Win

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ELKHART LAKE, Wis., – This weekend Era Motorsport’s LMP2 sports car racing program returns to Road America, the site of the first win for drivers Dwight Merriman and Ryan Dalziel together as a sprint-race pairing in 2021. Facing even stronger competition this season, the race-winning duo will ardently fight to defend last year’s win in the IMSA Fastlane SportsCar Weekend on Sunday, August 7.

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Era Motorsport Takes IMSA LMP2 Points Lead with Laguna Seca Podium

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MONTEREY, Calif., (May 2, 2022) – Era Motorsport completed the first sprint race of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship’s LMP2 class this weekend at WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca. The Indianapolis-based squad drove a masterful race to finish in second place in the No. 18 Oreca, taking the championship points lead with drivers Dwight Merriman and Ryan Dalziel.

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Era Motorsport Returns to Podium in Challenging Sebring Twelve Hour

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SEBRING, Fla., (March 20, 2022) – Era Motorsport returned to the podium at Sebring International Raceway for the second consecutive year on Saturday evening, braving hot temperatures to finish third place at the always challenging Twelve Hours of Sebring. Drivers Dwight Merriman, Ryan Dalziel, and Kyle Tilley raced all twelve hours of the second round of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship without air conditioning in the No. 18 Oreca, surviving a calamity-filled race to earn their first podium of the 2022 season.

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Era Motorsport Seeks Continued Success at Sebring

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SEBRING, Fla., (March 16, 2022) – IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship LMP2 class team Era Motorsport heads to Sebring International Raceway for the legendary Twelve Hours of Sebring, the second round in the 2022 championship. The Era Motorsport trio of Dwight Merriman, Ryan Dalziel, and Kyle Tilley will again pilot the No. 18 Oreca LPM2 car, eager to return to the podium and better last year’s second-place finish.

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  1. Era Motorsport Demonstrates Persistence and Tenacity at Rolex 24
  2. Era Motorsport Hungry for Repeat Rolex 24 Win
  3. Era Motorsport Prepared to Defend Rolex 24 At Daytona Victory
  4. Era Motorsport Confirms IMSA 2022 Season
  5. Contact from DPi Removes Era Motorsport from Petit Le Mans
  6. Era Motorsport Crayon Car Returns for IMSA Petit Le Mans Season Finale
  7. Era Podium Hopes Dashed by Final Lap Incident at Laguna Seca
  8. Merriman and Dalziel Team Up Again at Laguna Seca Following Road America Race Win
  9. Era Motorsports Dominates to Win Road America
  10. Era Motorsport Joins IMSA Sprint Weekend at Road America
  11. Era Motorsport Arrives in Monza to Continue ELMS Campaign
  12. Era Motorsport Returns to America for Sahlen’s Six Hours of the Glen
  13. Gabriel Aubry to Sub for Ryan Dalziel in 4 Hours of Le Castellet
  14. Era Motorsport Continues ELMS Championship Effort at Red Bull Ring
  15. Era Motorsport Primed for European Le Mans Series Debut
  16. Era Motorsport Finishes Second in Sebring Twelve Hour Debut
  17. Era Motorsport Aims to Continue IMSA Success at Sebring Twelve Hour
  18. Era Motorsport Secures Le Mans Entry, Confirms ELMS Season with IDEC Sport
  19. Era Motorsport Claims Maiden Victory at Rolex 24 At Daytona
  20. Era Motorsport’s Fan-Favorite Crayon Car is Ready for Rolex 24
  21. Era Motorsport to Run Special Livery Designed by Six-Year-Old Fan at Rolex 24
  22. Era Motorsport to Return to Rolex 24 at Daytona
  23. Ryan Dalziel Set for Action Packed 2020 Season
  24. Kurtz and Braun Secure Top-Five Finishes for DXDT Racing in No. 04 CrowdStrike/AWS/Accel/DXDT Mercedes-AMG GT3 in Blancpain GT World Challenge at Road America
  25. Two-Car DXDT Racing Mercedes-AMG GT3 Team Ready for Blancpain GT World Challenge America Doubleheader This Weekend at Road America
  26. DXDT Racing Back in Action This Weekend at Blancpain GT World Challenge Watkins Glen International presented by CrowdStrike
  27. Starworks Returns for Road America
  28. Skeen Joins Starworks Motorsport for Sahlen’s Six Hours of the Glen
  29. Double-Podium Weekend for DXDT Racing in Blancpain GT World Challenge America at VIRginia International Raceway
  30. Starworks Motorsports Confirms Parker Chase to Team with Ryan Dalziel
  31. Starworks Motorsport Makes IMSA Return With Ryan Dalziel
  32. Pipo Derani Grabs Pole Position at Petit Le Mans
  33. Ryan Dalziel Honors Ed Brown and Patrón with Memorial Helmet
  34. Tequila Patrón ESM Seeks to Defend Petit Le Mans Win at IMSA Finale
  35. Tequila Patrón ESM Secures Victory at Laguna Seca
  36. Tequila Patrón ESM Heads to Laguna Seca for Continental Monterey Grand Prix
  37. Tequila Patrón ESM Overcomes Setbacks at Road America
  38. Tequila Patrón ESM Returns to Road America to Defend DPi Win
  39. Watkins Glen Ends in Early Heartbreak for Tequila Patrón ESM
  40. Tequila Patrón ESM Nissan DPis Seek to Conquer Unfinished Business at Watkins Glen
  41. Tequila Patrón ESM Rebounds in Detroit to Finish Fourth
  42. Pipo Derani Secures Pole Position at Detroit for Tequila Patrón ESM
  43. Tequila Patrón ESM Returns to Take on the Motor City
  44. Tequila Patrón ESM Brings Nissan Prototypes to Mid-Ohio
  45. Tequila Patrón ESM Returns to Podium at Long Beach Grand Prix
  46. Tequila Patrón ESM Aims for Continued Success on the Streets of Long Beach
  47. Tequila Patrón ESM Claims Overall Victory at Twelve Hours of Sebring
  48. Tequila Patrón ESM Ready to Face the Competition of the Twelve Hours of Sebring
  49. Rolex 24 Deals Double Retirement for Tequila Patrón ESM
  50. Determined for Repeat Win, Tequila Patrón ESM Returns to Daytona International Speedway
  51. Tequila Patrón ESM 2018 Endurance Lineup Complete
  52. Tequila Patrón ESM Dominates to Win Petit Le Mans
  53. Tequila Patrón ESM Returns to Road Atlanta with Strong Driver Lineup
  54. Ryan Dalziel Begins New Business Venture to Benefit Driver Coaches
  55. California Heat Hinders Tequila Patrón ESM in Monterey
  56. Tequila Patrón ESM Aims to Defend Win at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca
  57. Tequila Patrón ESM Retains Ryan Dalziel for 2018 Championship
  58. Tequila Patrón ESM Earns Breakthrough DPi Win at Road America
  59. Tequila Patrón ESM Prepares for Road Race Showcase
  60. Tequila Patrón ESM Scores Podium Finish in Canada
  61. Tequila Patrón ESM Seeks Redemption in Canada
  62. Podium Hopes End in Heartbreak for Tequila Patrón ESM
  63. Tequila Patrón ESM Clinches Pole at Watkins Glen
  64. Detroit Proves Challenging for Tequila Patrón ESM
  65. Tequila Patrón ESM Returns to the Motor City
  66. Austin Ends in Disappointment for Tequila Patrón ESM
  67. Tequila Patrón Celebrates Cinco de Mayo with Strong Qualifying Effort in Austin
  68. Tequila Patrón ESM Looks to Continue Success in Austin
  70. Tequila Patrón ESM Retires Early at Twelve Hours of Sebring
  71. Tequila Patrón ESM Returns to Sebring to Defend Twelve Hour Win
  72. Tequila Patrón Debuts DPi Program with Top Five Finish at Rolex 24
  73. Successful Nissan Onroak DPi Test for Tequila Patrón ESM at the Roar
  74. Tequila Patrón ESM Returns to IMSA with Familiar Lineup
  75. Tequila Patrón ESM Closes out WEC Campaign at the Six Hours of Bahrain
  76. Tequila Patrón ESM Makes Preparations to End WEC Season on High Note at Bahrain
  77. Tequila Patrón ESM Produces Top Five Finish in China
  78. Tequila Patrón ESM Returns to Asia for Six Hours of Shanghai
  79. VISIT FLORIDA Racing Shows Perseverance in Petit Le Mans
  80. VISIT FLORIDA Racing Set to End DP Era at Road Atlanta
  81. VISIT FLORIDA Racing Closes Out DP Era with Petit Le Mans
  82. VISIT FLORIDA Racing Perseveres to the Finish in Texas
  83. Tequila Patrón ESM Qualifies in Austin
  84. Dalziel Double: VISIT FLORIDA Racing driver Ryan Dalziel Raising Rett Syndrome Awareness in his Double-Race Day Saturday
  85. VISIT FLORIDA Racing Focused Forward in Texas
  86. ESM Earns Tequila Patrón Worthy Podium at Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez
  87. ESM Brings Tequila Delivery to Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez
  88. VISIT FLORIDA Racing Finishes Sixth at Road America
  89. VISIT FLORIDA Racing Targets More Speed at Road America
  90. Visit Florida Racing Returns to Road America
  91. Tequila Patrón ESM Returns to the Podium at Nürburgring
  92. Tequila Patrón ESM Returns to WEC Ready for Nürburgring
  93. Visit Florida Racing Fourth at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park
  94. Visit Florida Racing Set for Mobil 1 Sports Car Grand Prix
  95. Visit Florida Racing Heads North to Canadian Tire Motorsport Park
  96. Promising Run for Visit Florida Racing Comes Up Short in Sahlen’s 6 Hours of the Glen
  97. Visit Florida Racing Scores Seventh on Watkins Glen Grid
  98. Defending Winners Visit Florida Racing Look to go 3-for-3 at The Glen
  99. Tequila Patrón ESM Endures to Finish 24 Hours of Le Mans
  100. 24 Hours of Le Mans Qualifying Quotes

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