TEAM CADILLAC’S O’CONNELL WINS WORLD CHALLENGE CHAMPIONSHIP
HOUSTON, Texas, (Oct. 6, 2013) — Team Cadillac driver Johnny O'Connell defended his Pirelli World Challenge GT Driver's Championship by winning today's FOAMETIX Grand Prix of Houston. Teammate Andy Pilgrim finished the race in third and closed the season third in the Drivers’ points and Cadillac won the Manufacturers’ title, the second in two years.
Team Cadillac driver Andy Pilgrim won today's running of the Pirelli World Challenge Cadillac Grand Prix of Sonoma. Teammate Johnny O'Connell was classified in 11th position. Pilgrim was able to get a strong standing start from his front-row grid position. He sped by teammate O'Connell who had a bad start.
Team Cadillac driver Andy Pilgrim finished fourth in his No. 8 Cadillac CTS-Vracer in today's running of the Pirelli World Challenge Championship race at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. Teammates Johnny O'Connell and Jordan Taylor were classified in 11 and 12.
Team Cadillac captured its third Pirelli World Challenge GT Manufacturer’s Championship on August 25. Drivers Johnny O’Connell and Andy Pilgrim also steered the CTS-V Coupe to a 1-2 sweep in the Driver’s Championship.