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MACHINES MADE FOR ONE THING. WINNING.

The No. 31 Whelen® Engineering Cadillac wins first place at Road America. The No. 01 V Performance Academy Cadillac shares the podium with a third place finish. 


WHELEN ENGINEERING CADILLAC
TRIUMPHS AT ROAD AMERICA

The Whelen Engineering Cadillac DPi-V.R driven by Felipe Nasr and Pipo Derani wins
at Road America. The win is the second in a row for the team and their third on the season.


WHELEN ENGINEERING CADILLAC
TRIUMPHS AT ROAD AMERICA

The Whelen Engineering Cadillac DPi-V.R driven by Felipe Nasr and Pipo Derani wins
at Road America. The win is the second in a row for the team and their third on the season.


CADILLAC CT5-V BLACKWING™ KICKS OFF
WEATHERTECH 240 AT WATKINS GLEN AS PACE CAR 


CADILLAC CT5-V BLACKWING™ KICKS OFF WEATHERTECH 240 AT WATKINS GLEN AS PACE CAR 

PERFORMANCE ART
ON THE RACETRACK

PERFORMANCE ART ON THE RACETRACK


Cadillac Racing DPi-V.R prototypes were built to compete in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship—a racing series that features multiple vehicle classes and longer endurance races.

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ROLEX 24 AT DAYTONA

2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020
Consecutive Champions

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MICHELIN NORTH AMERICAN
ENDURANCE CUP™

2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020
Consecutive Champions

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IMSA WEATHERTECH
SPORTSCAR CHAMPIONSHIP

2017 and 2018 Consecutive Champions

WINNING IS IN OUR BLOOD

From stock cars to advanced prototypes, Cadillac Racing has a rich history of racing and winning. Mostly winning.

LEARN THE CAPABILITIES OF YOUR V-SERIES

Test the performance pedigree of Cadillac on one of America’s most dynamic tracks.

THE CADILLAC RACING DPi-V.R


SPECIFICATIONS

ENGINE TYPE
Cadillac V8

TORQUE
Series spec-based

LUBRICATION
Dry sump

BRAKES
Brembo® 4-wheel disc

FINAL DRIVE
Viscous mechanical limited-slip

INDUCTION
Naturally aspirated V8

HORSEPOWER
580 @ 7050 rpm (Approx.)

TRANSMISSION
Transverse sequential

WEIGHT
BASE WEIGHT - 2050 lbs (930 kg.)

THE CADILLAC RACING DPi-V.R


ENGINE TYPE
Cadillac V8

TORQUE
Series spec-based

LUBRICATION
Dry sump

BRAKES
Brembo® 4-wheel disc

FINAL DRIVE
Viscous mechanical limited-slip

INDUCTION
Naturally aspirated V8

HORSEPOWER
580 @ 7050 rpm (Approx.)

TRANSMISSION
Transverse sequential

WEIGHT
BASE WEIGHT - 2050 lbs (930 kg.)

MEET OUR TEAMS


Powered by individuals bold enough to compete on America’s toughest tracks.


Indianapolis-based Chip Ganassi Racing campaigns the No. 01 Cadillac DPi-V.R car. New to the Cadillac DPi-V.R family in 2021, the team is ready to tackle the intense IMSA race schedule and help keep Cadillac at the top of the class. Renger van der Zande remains with Cadillac in this new entry.


Minneapolis-based JDC MotorSports campaigns the No. 5 Mustang Sampling Cadillac DPi-V.R car. The No. 5 changed teams from Action Express to HDC MotorSports for the 2020 season. The new team-sponsor pairing had a successful 2020 launch achieving a 3rd place finish at the 2020 Rolex 24.


North Carolina-based Action Express Racing campaigns the No. 31 Whelen Engineering Cadillac DPi-V.R car. The team won the 2018 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship as well as 2017-2019 Michelin North American Endurance Cup.


North Carolina-based Action Express Racing also campaigns the No. 48 Ally Cadillac DPi-V.R car in the IMSA Michelin Endurance Cup. This car will be participating in the endurance races only. The team was the highest placing Cadillac at the Rolex 24 finishing 2nd.

RESULTS HIGHLIGHTS


Two of our teams won big at the IMSA SportsCar Weekend (Daytona Prototype International) at Road America, Wisconsin.

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First Place
Nasr/Derani
No. 31 Cadillac

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Third Place
Magnussen/van der Zande
No. 01 Cadillac

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2021-08-03

Whelen Engineering Cadillac Wins at Road America

Whelen Engineering Cadillac on Pole at Road America

Cadillac Racing Teams Ready for Road America

The Whelen Engineering Cadillac DPi-V.R driven by Felipe Nasr and Pipo Derani won today’s running of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Sportscar weekend race at Road America.

The Whelen Engineering Cadillac DPi-V.R will start tomorrow’s IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Sportscar weekend at Road America from the pole position.

Cadillac Racing is headed to central Wisconsin for the IMSA Sportscar Weekend at Road America, August 6-8.

2021-07-02

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Whelen Engineering Cadillac Wins at The Glen

Whelen Engineering Cadillac posts first win of the season in today’s running of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship WeatherTech 240 at Watkins Glen International Raceway.

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2021-07-01

Chip Ganassi Racing Cadillac to Start Third at The Glen 240

The Chip Ganassi Racing Cadillac DPi.VR will start third for tomorrow’s running of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship WeatherTech 240 at Watkins Glen International Raceway.

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2021-06-26

Cadillac Racing Looking for More in Glen Sequel

The Cadillac DPi teams will be looking for more as they return to Watkins Glen International Raceway for a second consecutive race running the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship WeatherTech 240, July 1–2.

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