Our Racing Heritage

In the early 2000's Stoner CEO Rob Ecklin, Jr. attended Skip Barber racing school and needed a place to hone his love of speed and performance. Through a mutual friend, Rob met the folks at the Automatic Racing Team, and a long-lasting friendship and partnership developed.

Automatic Racing Team has been a part of the IMSA circuit since 2002 as a major player in the Grand Sport division. Automatic Racing has earned nearly 20 podium finishes and more than 50 top-ten finishes since their inception. Automatic has a long history of coaching, testing and guiding many young drivers as well as helping new drivers develop and advance their careers.

In 2014 Automatic added two new Aston Martin Vantage GT4s. The Vantages have 4.7 liter V-8 engines that crank out 430 horsepower with a top speed of 175 mph.

The #99 is branded for Stoner Car Care while the #09 is dedicated to Invisible Glass, one of Stoner's leading products.

You can follow along with the Automatic Racing Team on Facebook and Instagram.


 

Racing Schedule

Racing Schedule & Hero Cards Are Available Here

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RacingScheduleUpdated
May 22, 2020

Stoner Car Care Racing Back on Track in July

IMSA announced a revised schedule for the 2020 IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge (IMPC) season due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The fleet of Stoner Car Care Racing Aston Martins will resume the 2020 IMPC season on July 16-17 at Sebring International Raceway.
Apr 9, 2020

Stoner Car Care driver Ben Waddell Makes Winning Transition to eSports Competition

Stoner Car Care driver Ben Waddell, has been making the most during motorsports’ shift to eSports during the temporary break in IMSA competition

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