IMSA WEATHERTECH SPORTSCAR CHAMPIONSHIP

Renger van der Zande

Renger van der Zande

Dutch racing veteran Renger van der Zande returns to Wayne Taylor Racing for his third year as a full-season driver of the No. 10 Konica Minolta Cadillac DPi-V.R. The defending Rolex 24 at Daytona winner will share the cockpit with co-driver Ryan Briscoe for the 2020 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship season.  Van der Zande has been a fixture on the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship circuit scoring 12 race wins, 27 podium finishes and the 2016 championship for the LMPC-class. The Amsterdam native’s resume includes virtually every major racing series worldwide, including Formula Renault, A1GP, GP2, German Touring Car, World Endurance Championship, Porsche SuperCup, and the Blancpain Endurance Series.

 

Career Statistics

  • Third year as full-season driver with Wayne Taylor Racing
  • Winner, Rolex 24 At Daytona (2019), Petit Le Mans (2018)
  • Pole Winner, Rolex 24 At Daytona (2018)
  • 2017, Co-Driver, No. 90 Visit Florida Cadillac DPi-V.R
    • Won Laguna Seca.
  • 2016, Champion, LMPC with Alex Popow (Starworks)
  • Career began with 2005 Championship win in the Formula Renault 2000 Netherlands

Ryan Briscoe

Ryan Briscoe

Australian-American Ryan Briscoe joins Wayne Taylor Racing for his first full season driving the No. 10 Konica Minolta Cadillac DPi-V.R. Briscoe’s resume includes over a decade in the NTT IndyCar Series with 8 wins, 12 pole starting positions and 28 podiums. An IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar veteran with six years of experience, Briscoe has 20 wins, two Rolex 24 At Daytona class wins and three runner-up championship finishes.

 

Career Statistics

  • Rolex 24 At Daytona class Winner 2015, 2018
  • 12 Hours of Sebring class winner 2013, 2015
  • Petit Le Mans class winner 2008, 2013
  • 24 Hours of Le Mans, third place, 2016
  • IndyCar: 8 wins, 12 Poles and 28 podiums. Finished 3rd in the 2009 season
  • Indy 500 Pole Position, 2012.
  • IMSA: 20 Wins and Runner up in Drivers Championship (GTLM) in 2007, 2016 and 2018.
  • Previous races with WTR include podiums at Watkins Glen (2006) and Rolex 24 (2008)

 

Scott Dixon

Scott Dixon

Five-time NTT IndyCar Series Champion and three-time 24 Hours At Daytona winner Scott Dixon joins full time drivers, Renger van der Zande and Ryan Briscoe in the No. 10 Konica Minolta Cadillac DPi-V.R. for the endurance races of the 2020 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship. The New Zealand native is currently ranked third on the all-time IndyCar win list with 46 NTT IndyCar Series victories. He is the winningest active IndyCar driver as he enters his 19th season with Chip Ganassi Racing in 2020.

 

Career Statistics

  • Five-time NTT IndyCar Series Champion (2003, 2008, 2013, 2015, 2018)
  • 2008, Indianapolis 500 Winner
  • 19th season driving for Chip Ganassi Racing, longest tenure in team history
  • Most wins of any active NTT IndyCar Series driver (46), ranking third behind Mario Andretti (52) and AJ Foyt (67).
  • Winner, Rolex 24 At Daytona in 2006, 2015 and 2018 in the GTLM class.

 

Kamui Kobayashi

Kamui Kobayashi

Kamui Kobayashi, the 33-year-old from Japan, returns to the No. 10 Konica Minolta Cadillac DPi-V.R team for the 2020 Rolex 24 At Daytona. The defending Rolex 24 At Daytona winner is regarded as one of the most versatile drivers in motorsports having competed in F1, the Super Formula Championship, FIA Formula E, GP2 and the FIA World Endurance Championship. Kobayashi is currently competing in his fourth season with Toyota Gazoo Racing in the FIA World Endurance Championship.

 

Career Statistics

  • 2019 Winner, Rolex 24 At Daytona with Wayne Taylor Racing
  • 2019 & 2018, Runner up, 24 Hours of Le Mans with Toyota Gazoo Racing
  • Entering 4th season with Toyota Gazoo Racing in FIA World Endurance Championship, ending 2018 and 2019 seasons second in LMP1 WEC Championship.
  • Known as one of the most versatile drivers having competed in F1 (2009-2014), Super Formula Championship, Formula E, GP2 and GP2 Asia Series