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SPORT NEWS – Simpson splits with JDC-Miller

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Simpson splits with JDC-Miller



Stephen Simpson isn’t anticipated to return with JDC-Miller Motorsports’ IMSA Cadillac DPi program. The race-winning South African, who partnered with Switzerland’s Simon Trummer within the No. 84 JDC entry, joins a rising listing {of professional} drivers looking for WeatherTech SportsCar Championship drives forward of the January 3-5 Roar Earlier than The 24.

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“We’ve achieved a number of success collectively at JDC-Miller, and for the higher time frame, in prototypes,” Simpson instructed RACER. “However with all of that mentioned, it’s time to search for different alternatives within the WeatherTech Championship because the group’s DPi program evolves. We’ve finished loads; they’ve develop into loads like my household since we began within the PC class. Then in P2, and final season, the Cadillac DPi. I’m hoping my years within the collection the place we’ve received Daytona, received Lengthy Seaside, received at Watkins Glen, will assist in my pursuit.”

Though the silver-rated Simpson might develop into a rival within the WeatherTech Championship, he’ll stay with JDC-Miller’s Michelin Pilot problem program the place he races with Michael Johnson within the TCR class.

“I actually stay up for persevering with my relationship with JDC and Michael in TCR subsequent 12 months,” he mentioned. “Michael’s an unbelievable driver, and unbelievable particular person, and racing collectively is among the many most rewarding experiences I’ve had to this point.”

SPORT NEWS – Simpson splits with JDC-Miller
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