Herr

CHIP HERR / Race Car Driver, TV Personality, Driving Coach, Brand Ambassador and more…

 

RACE EXPERIENCE

2011

Grid One Motorsports/Mazda RX8/World Challenge Touring Car Series

  • Ran St.Petersburg Double/Miller Motorsports Park

I-Moto Racing/Mazdaspeed 3/ Continental Tire Sports Car Series

  • Co-Drove with owner Glenn Bocchino in 9 races.
  • Recorded many laps lead (30) and won Watkins Glenn International


2010

Irish Mike’s Racing/VW Jetta 2.0T/World Challenge Touring Car Series

  • · Ran Double race weekend at Mosport, Canada. Recorded a Pole and 1st and 2nd

Road Runner Racing/Toyota Supra/ ITR 4 Hour Enduro

  • Qualified on pole and won 1st in class and overall winner.

UniCaribe Racing Team/Mazda6 Touring Car/ DTS Touring Car in the Mobil 1 Series

  • Raced in the Dominican Republic in the Tindol Mazda6 and qualified 2nd and finished 3rd |  with the fastest lap recorded


2009

Tri-Point Engineering/Mazda6/Speed World Challenge Touring Car Series Finished 5th and top Mazda

  • Qualified 5th
  • Set the second fastest time in combined practice first weekend in the car

Irish Mike’s Racing/VW Jetta 2.0T/ Koni Challenge ST

  • · Qualified 12th but had over-heating problems. It was the first weekend out

Warwick Autopark Racing/Mazda Miata/ SSM IT National

  • · Qualified on pole, won the race and set the track record at NJMP

DP7 Racing/ Lamborghini Gallardo GTR/ World Challenge GT Series

  • · Ran the Long Beach Grand Prix,CA
  • Tested this new car at Houston’s Motorsports Ranch

Tindol Motorsports/ Mazda6/ World Challenge Touring Car Series

  • Qualified 5th,was running 3rd before we broke a cam shaft


2008

Tindol Motorsport/ Works Driver/ Mazda 6/ Speed World Challenge Touring Car Series

  • Recorded 2 wins, 4 Poles, 7 top 5’s, and 9 top 10’
  • Finished 4th in the Championship
  • Set two Fast Laps during 2008 Season
  • Posted Quickest Practice Times at 5 Tracks

Roar Racing/Mazda RX8/Grand-Am Koni Challenge ST

  • Recorded quickest practice time at Lime Rock Park out of 54 cars
  • Drove at Mosport, Mid Ohio, Lime Rock, and VIR

Sports-N-Turf Racing/ Mazda Miata/ SSM Class

·   Recorded the Win from  pole position

·   Set new track record at New Jersey Motorsports Park in SSM


2007

STaSIS Engineering / Audi A4 / Speed World Challenge Touring Car Series

  • Recorded 1 win, 3 front row starts, 5 top fives and 7 top tens
  • Finished 6th in the championship

Tiger Racing / Corvette ZO6 / Speed World Challenge Grand Touring

  • Raced at Watkins Glen


2006

STaSIS Engineering / Audi A4 / Speed World Challenge Touring Car Series

  • Recorded 3 wins, 1 pole, 7 top fives, 8 top tens
  • Finished 3rd in the Championship

Sports Car Revolution / Mazda Mx-5 / Mazdaspeed Mx-5 Cup

  • Started Inaugural Race from pole position
  • Won the Race & Set new track record

Tiger Racing / Corvette ZO6 / Speed World Challenge Grand Touring Series

  • Raced at Mosport and Road Atlanta


2005

Tech Sport Racing / Ford Focus / World Challenge Touring Car Series

  • Sponsored by the United States Air Force Reserve
  • Recorded 1 pole position in Denver

STaSIS Engineering/ Audi A4 / World Challenge Touring Car Series

  • Received Hole shot award at Sebring
  • Recorded a 2nd place finish, and 2 top five finishes

Tiger Racing / Corvette ZO6 / Speed World Challenge Grand Touring Series

  • Raced at Mosport and Road Atlanta


2004

Warwick Autopark Racing / Mazda Protégé / World Challenge Touring Car Series

  • Recorded 4 top ten finished, finished 2nd in the Rookie of the Year standings     

Tiger Racing / Corvette ZO6 / Speed World Challenge Grand Touring Series

  • Raced at Mosport and Road Atlanta                                        

Fenton Motorsports / Acura RSX in Miami/ Grand Am Cup ST11

  • Recorded a 5th place finish in class (Street Touring )

Drove Two races in Showroom Stock B Miata Class

  • Finished 2nd in both National races (Sebring, Moroso)

Drove one race in a Touring 1 Corvette Z06

  • Finished 1st in the National Race (Moroso)


2003

Warwick Autopark Racing / Mazda Miata / Spec Miata

  • Recorded 6 wins, and 7 poles
  • 6 straight victories
  • Won the Mazdaspeed Miata Cup Championship for Atlantic Tour
  • Won the Mid-Atlantic Road Race Championship and the American Road Race of Champions

ICY Phoenix Racing / Mazda Protégé/ Grand Am Cup ST11

  • Recorded 2nd place finish at Daytona


2002

Warwick Autopark Racing / Mazda Miata / Spec Miata

  • Won four straight races at Summit Point
  • Recorded a pole position, lap record, and race win in Pro Miata challenge  (VIR)


2001

Warwick Autopark Racing / Corvette (Improved Touring E Class)

  • Recorded a pole position, and race win


2000

Warwick Autopark Racing / Mazda Miata

  • Recorded a victory in the 25 Hours of Moroso


1999

Warwick Autopark Racing / Mazda RX-7

  • Recorded four Spec RX-7 victories at Summit Point, WV
  • Set a track record at Summit Point that held for almost 2 years


1998

Warwick Autopark Racing / Mazda RX-7

  • Recorded three Spec RX-7 victories
  • Finished 2nd in the Mid-Atlantic Road Race Championship 

RELEVANT RACE EXPERIENCE

*Cleveland Audi/ Porsche Club Daytona

*Mercedes Benz AMG (AMCI) Pocono Event

*Northeast Corvette Club Instructor *Audi Club Instructor Infineon Raceway-

*Buck Baker NASCAR racing School

  • Instructed personally by Buddy Baker

*Summit Point Racing School

*Skip Barber 3-Day racing School (Sebring)

*Summit Point Racing School

RELEVANT PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

*Featured in Grass Roots Magazine as One of the Dynamic Dozen in North America

· Article was based on Young Guns to watch in coming years

*Featured as an up and coming driver on Speedtv.com and National Speed Sport News

*Host of the TV show Sports Car Revolution

  • TV show aired three times a week on the SPEED Channel

*Co-Host / Test Driver for the TV show Sports Car Revolution

  • TV show aired on the SPEED Channel

 

HONORS, AWARDS, AND SPECIAL RECOGNITION

Featured on Speedtv.com Touring Car Spotlight September 2006

  • Profiled as Destiny’s Child of Touring Car

Excellence in World Challenge competition representing the Susquehanna Region

Profiled in Sports Car Magazine -August 2004

  • Miata Cup Veteran ready to make the jump to Speed World Challenge

Jim Ladd Memorial Trophy from Susquehanna SCCA    2000,2001,2003 & 2004

Profiled in Sports Car Magazine SCCA’s- December 2003

  • Next generation of rising stars ready to take the next step

Excellence in Road Racing from Susquehanna SCCA-2001

Rising Star award from Susquehanna SCCA- 1998


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