Thompson Comfortable at Long and Fast Road America

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (Aug. 5, 2014) – Only one third of the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama season remains and next on the roster for Colin Thompson is the fast and lengthy Road America. The circuit presents numerous challenges, but the Championship leader is feeling confident about his upcoming trip to Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin. […]

Double Podium in Canada Strengths Thompson’s GT3 Cup Point Lead

BOWMANVILLE, Canada (July 13, 2014) – A pair of runner-up finishes at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park helped Colin Thompson extend his lead in the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama. The double podium gives the Kelly Moss Motorsports driver an 14-point margin in the Championship. Thompson’s trip north of the border got off to […]

Thompson Scores Thrilling Double Victory at Watkins Glen

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (June 29, 2014) – Colin Thompson scored his first two Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama victories in thrilling fashion at Watkins Glen International. Thompson earned both race wins with spectacular last lap passes and left with a four-point lead in the GT3 Cup Championship. The weekend initially looked like it […]

Rain Shortens Thompsons Lime Rock Weekend

LAKEVILLE Conn. (May 25, 2014) – Colin Thompson was on a mission to extend his Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama Championship lead in Rounds Five and Six at Lime Rock Park, but his opportunities to do so were cut in half due to severe weather. Lime Rock Parks’ notoriously fickle weather first got […]

Thompson Takes GT3 Cup Point Lead to Lime Rock Park

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (May 20, 2014) – Colin Thompson rolls into Connecticut’s Lime Rock Park with the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama Championship lead. The 20-year old is on a mission to extend his six-point lead in Rounds Five and Six while also searching for his elusive first GT3 Cup victory. Though the GT3 […]

Thompson Takes Over Championship Lead in Monterey

MONTEREY, Calif. (May 5, 2014) – Colin Thompson took over the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama point lead at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca on the strength of a sixth and second-place finish in his No. 14 Porsche of Bucks County Porsche 911 GT3 Cup prepared by Kelly Moss Motorsports. Eager to capitalize on […]

Eyes more Podiums at Laguna Seca

Doylestown, Pa. (April 29, 2014) – Fresh off back-to-back second-place finishes at Sebring International Raceway in the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA Presented by Yokohama, Colin Thompson is ready to return to the podium at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca for Rounds Three and Four of the championship. In his young road-racing career, Thompson’s visits to […]

Porsche-Minded Thompson Looks to 2014

Entering his rookie season with the Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge USA by Yokohama Series, Colin Thompson hoped to crack the top 10. As the 2013 season came to a close, Thompson and his Thompson Racing team finished eighth in the Platinum Cup standings, exceeding their planned expectations. The single-car Thompson Racing team battled against teams […]

Roller Coaster Ride at Road Atlanta Ends Thompson’s Rookie Season

Colin Thompson strapped his seatbelt on and took a roller coaster ride during the IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama’s season finale weekend. The 19-year-old driver for Thompson Racing ended his rookie year with a bang, both figuratively and literally, during back-to-back races at the 16th Annual Petit Le Mans Powered by Mazda on Oct. […]

Thompson to Finish Rookie IMSA Season at Petit Le Mans

The 2013 IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama Series will kick off its season finale weekend in Braselton, Ga., at the 16th Annual Petit Le Mans. With championship points on the line, Colin Thompson is focused on finishing his rookie season on a strong note. “Finishing in 7th or 8th place is a realistic goal […]

Thompson Rolls Snake Eyes in Austin, Earns Two 6th Place Finishes at Circuit of The Americas

Circuit of The Americas’ (COTA) unexpected wet weather conditions made for an interesting International Sports Car Weekend for the IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama competitors. Colin Thompson rode out the continual climate changes, finishing Rounds 13 and 14 consistently in sixth place. The first downpour struck just seconds before qualifications on Thursday, and as […]

Thompson Set to Head South for Circuit of The Americas

The 2013 IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama season is slowing down with only four races remaining on the schedule. Colin Thompson will put on his cowboy hat and head south to Austin, Texas for Round 13 and 14 for International Sports Car Weekend. “I’ve never been to Texas before, so it’s going to be […]

Thompson Finishes 4th at Grand Prix of Baltimore

The bumps and jolts on the Grand Prix of Baltimore’s 2.1-mile, 12-turn temporary street circuit did not affect Colin Thompson, who finished the IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama’s 12th round of competition in fourth place. The 19-year-old Thompson Racing driver qualified his Porsche 911 GT3 Cup car in the fourth and third positions on […]

Thompson Set for Streets of Baltimore

The Grand Prix of Baltimore will be the first ever “true” temporary street circuit for the IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama series – but for Colin Thompson, Baltimore’s 2.1-mile, 12-turn circuit is nothing out of the ordinary. Driving the No. 14 Thompson Racing Porsche 911 GT3 Cup car, Thompson wheeled his way through the […]

5th and 6th Place Finishes at Road America Secure Solid Points Weekend for Thompson

Colin Thompson fought through rainy Wisconsin weather, avoided a few ugly crashes and stayed patient during multiple lengthy caution periods, driving the No. 14 Thompson Racing Porsche 911 car to fifth and sixth place Platinum Cup finishes at Road America. Numerous wrecks in Race One forced the IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama Series field […]