Skip to content

Latest: Compass Racing Team Photos 2019-2015

View Gallery

Sep 18, 2019 / news

OUR 720S GT3 FEATURED IN MCLAREN MAGAZINE AD

McLaren's new magazine advertisement, featuring our GTD-class 720S GT3 – driven by Paul Holton and Matt Plumb – was featured in the event guide at WeatherTech Racway Laguna Seca last weekend. Props to motor.agency.

Aug 25, 2019 / reports

VIRGINA THROWS UP SURPRISES ONCE AGAIN

Virginia International Raceway once again delivered unsettled weather and unexpected results for both our WeatherTech Sprint Championship McLaren 720S GT3 and Michelin Pilot Challenge 570S GT4s.

Continue Reading

Aug 19, 2019 / news

​SUPPORTING MCLAREN AT PEBBLE BEACH

We were pleased to support our manufacturer partner at this year’s Monterey Car Week and Pebble Beach. Our No. 76 Richard Mille McLaren 720S GT3 was featured at their base of operations, the McLaren Experience at Bernardus Lodge. Located adjacent to registration, our race car proudly displayed battle scars and race rubber marks earned during the Road America round of the IMSA Weathertech Sprint Championship.

Continue Reading

Aug 7, 2019 / news

RICHARD MILLE PHOTO SHOOT AT ROAD AMERICA

Our full-season drivers – Paul Holton, Matt Plumb and Kuno Wittmer – and our Managing Partner Jill Beck (along with two of our McLaren race cars) were the subject of a photo shoot for our sponsor and commercial partner, Richard Mille. These shots will be used in a variety of promotional material, advertising, store displays, and more.

Continue Reading

Aug 5, 2019 / reports

DRAMATIC FINISH AS OUR MCLAREN GT4 GOES FROM LAST TO FIRST


... and finishes in second place by .07th of a second

Elkhart Lake, WI – Our team proved their mettle once again by doing an overnight engine change on our No. 75 McLaren 570S GT4 on Friday night. Doing this swap is not the work of a moment, and requires the use of a car lift. Thankfully, the nice folks at Throttle Stop in Elkhart Lake were kind enough to loan us their shop for the evening.

Continue Reading

Aug 4, 2019 / reports

ROAD AMERICA RESULT BELIES 720S GT3 PACE

The extensive amount of testing Compass Racing has been doing on the team's McLaren 720S GT3 is beginning to pay dividends as IMSA moves into the final few rounds of the WeatherTech Sprint Championship.

Continue Reading

Jul 1, 2019 / news

HIGH HOPES FOR MCLAREN GT3 AND GT4 AT HOME TRACK

Compass Racing heads to its home race at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park for the third round of the IMSA WeatherTech Sprint Cup championship. The Toronto-based squad looks to build on a solid start to the season at the Mid-Ohio and Detroit rounds. IMSA has given the team’s #76 McLaren 720S GT3 a positive balance of performance adjustment which the team hopes will help them in their quest for a podium. McLaren Factory Driver Paul Holton will once again be joined by Matt Plumb with sponsorship from Swiss luxury watch manufacturer Richard Mille.

Continue Reading

Jun 4, 2019 / news

TOP-TEN FINISH FOR COMPASS 720S GT3 AT DETROIT GRAND PRIX

Continue Reading

May 20, 2019 / reports

THOMSON AND ANDRETTI WIN AT MOSPORT

Bowmanville, ON – “I’m absolutely thrilled to take another win at our home track here at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park,” enthused Compass Racing Team Principal Karl Thomson after the first race of the SRO America GT4 SprintX round on Friday. “This marks my second pro win at Mosport (the first coming with Billy Johnson in 2007), and it always means so much to stand on the top step with our friends and family in attendance."

Continue Reading

May 6, 2019 / reports

MCLAREN 720S GT3 DEBUTS AT MID-OHIO

The result of Compass Racing's debut of the McLaren 720S GT3 in North America at Mid-Ohio belie what was a very good opening weekend of IMSA’s WeatherTech Sprint Cup for drivers Paul Holton and Matt Plumb. Coming off a series of initial development tests at Palm Beach International Raceway, Mid-Ohio and Canadian Tire Motorsport Park, the team looked forward to a solid showing in the initial round.

Continue Reading