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At Mustang Sampling we Work Hard so we can Play Hard and 10 times a year we Drive Hard.

JULY 3-4, 2020

Daytona International Speedway (TELEVISED ONLY)

JULY 17-18, 2020

Sebring International Raceway (TELEVISED ONLY)

January 26, 2020

John Church JDC-Miller Motorsports

John Church gives his thoughts after the podium finish at the ROLEX 24.

January 26, 2020

Sébastien Bourdais

Sebastian comments on what is was like to be in the car during the 24 hours at Daytona.

January 26, 2020

João Barbosa

Joao talks about the excellent start with JDC-Miller Motorsports and the motivation to work harder.

JULY 31 - AUGUST 2, 2020

ROAD AMERICA 

Elkhart Lake, WI
Race Duration: 2 hours 40 minutes
Circuit Length: 4.0 miles
  •  João Barbosa

    Drivers

    João Barbosa

    Before coming to the United States to compete in sports car racing full time in 2001, Barbosa honed his skills competing in Europe. As a child, he competed in karting and won championships in Portugal and across Europe. He has competed in over 15 counties in various forms of motorsports and has been touted by legends like Hurley Haywood as the fastest man in the series today.

    Birthdate: 11 March, 1975
    Hometown: Porto, Portugal
    Championships: (3) Overall, (4) NAEC
    Accomplishments: 1988/1989 Portuguese Karting Champion, 1994 Portuguese Formula Ford Champion

  • Loïc Duval.

    Drivers

    Loïc Duval.

    Loïc Duval is a French professional racing driver. He has driven for Audi Sport as a factory driver in DTM and for the Dragon Racing in Formula E. He won the 2013 24 Hours of Le Mans with Allan McNish and Tom Kristensen driving the Audi R18 for Audi Sport. Loïc   Loïc Duval has joined Mustang Sampling Racing for the unique four-race competition, IMSA Michelin Endurance Cup, encompassing the marquee endurance races on the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Schedule.

    Birthdate: 12 June 1982
    Hometown: Chartres, France 
    Victories: Lemans 24 Hour (2013) FIA World Endurance Champion , (2013) 

  • Sébastien Bourdais

    Drivers

    Sébastien Bourdais

    Sébastien Olivier Bourdais s a French professional racing driver.  Sebastien won four successive championships under Champ Car World Series sanction from 2004 to 2007. He drove in Formula One for the Toro Rosso team during 2008, and the start of 2009.  In 2011 Sebastien began to drive in the IndyCar Series and has also raced at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in the GTE-Pro class in 2016. Bourdais last drove in IndyCar for Dale Coyne Racing with Vasser Sullivan in 2019. Sebastien is now a full-time driver for the No. 5 Mustang Sampling Racing Cadillac DPi-V.R in the WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.

    Birthdate: 28 February 1979 
    Hometown: Le Mans, France
    Victories: Rolex 24 (2014, 2017), Lemans 24 Hour (2016), CART/Champ Car Championship(2004, 2005, 2006, 2007)

    • JDC-Miller Motorsports

      Get to Know the Team

      JDC-Miller Motorsports

      Involved in formula car racing since its inception in 1994, JDC MotorSports originally founded by Minnesota natives John Church and Gerry Kraut, established itself as one of the leading junior open-wheel teams in North America before also becoming involved in IMSA SportsCar racing.

      Kraut a Minnesota investment banker also competed with the team in numerous JDC open wheel and IMSA SportsCar programs and still races as a driver/owner on regular bases in the team's LMP 3 prototype program. He also was part of the team's first driver lineup during the 2014 12 Hours of Sebring, after the team made the move into the now called IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship under the entry JDC-Miller MotorSports.

    • Peter Tselekis

      Tire Specialist - Rear Tire Handler

      Peter Tselekis

      Age: 28
      Hometown: Ithaca, NY
      Education: IHS & NASCAR Technical Institute Graduate 
      Past Championships:  (4) Overall , (6) NAEC

      Accomplishments:

      • Daytona 24 Hour Champion (2014, 2018),
      • 12 Hours of Sebring Win (2015, 2019)
      • Super-weekend at the Brickyard Win (2014)
      • Watkins Glen 6 Hour Win (2012, 2013, 2016, 2017)
      • Petit Le Mans Win (2019)
    • Barry Mumm

      Data Engineer

      Barry Mumm

      Age: 69
      Hometown: Minneapolis, MN
      Education: BA from University of Wisconsin-Madison 1971 , graduate work at USC

      Accomplishments: 

      • 1996 SCCA Showcase Champion
      • 2006 IMSA Lites L3 Champion
      • 2016 LMPC Daytona Win
      • 2016 LMPC Long Beach Win
      • Ran 1st race in 1965 –sports car racing continuously since 1986
      • Holder of 3 U.S. patents
    • Jeff Lapic

      Mechanic - No. 5 Fueler

      Jeff Lapic

      Age: 50
      Hometown:  Eden Prairie, MN

      Accomplishments:

      • 2002 Heavyweight Superbike Champion
      • 2003 Unlimited Superbike Champion
      • 2016 Trans Am Mid-Ohio win
      • 2017 Trans Am BIR win
    • Nash Kirchoff

      Composite materials specialist - No. 5 Driver Changer

      Nash Kirchoff

      Age: 22
      Hometown: Farmington, MN

      Education: 3M certified and Avery Dennison certified wrap installer

      Accomplishments:

      • 2020 Podium finish Rolex 24 
    • Josh Kerrigan

      Lead Mechanic - No. 5 Front Tire Changer

      Josh Kerrigan

      Age:  40
      Hometown: St. Peter, MN
      Education:  Bachelor of Arts-English with a History Minor, Colorado State University

      Accomplishments: 

      • 12 Hours of Sebring PC Class winner (2011)
      • 24 Hours of Daytona PC Class winner (2016)
      • Long Beach Grand Prix PC Class winner (2016)
      • 6 Hours of the Glenn Overall winner (2018)
      Michelin
      weathertech
      IMSA

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      Before coming to the United States to compete in sports car racing full time in 2001, Barbosa honed his skills competing in Europe. As a child, he competed in karting and won championships in Portugal and across Europe. He has competed in over 15 counties in various forms of motorsports and has been touted by legends like Hurley Haywood as the fastest man in the series today.

      Birthdate: March 11, 1975
      Hometown: Porto, Portugal
      Championships: (3) Overall, (4) NAEC
      Accomplishments: 1988/1989 Portuguese Karting Champion, 1994 Portuguese Formula Ford Champion

      Before coming to the United States to compete in sports car racing full time in 2001, Barbosa honed his skills competing in Europe. As a child, he competed in karting and won championships in Portugal and across Europe. He has competed in over 15 counties in various forms of motorsports and has been touted by legends like Hurley Haywood as the fastest man in the series today.

      Birthdate: March 11, 1975
      Hometown: Porto, Portugal
      Championships: (3) Overall, (4) NAEC
      Accomplishments: 1988/1989 Portuguese Karting Champion, 1994 Portuguese Formula Ford Champion