Team Owner

Wayne Taylor

Wayne Taylor

 

The three-time sports car champion and owner of Wayne Taylor Racing has won the most prestigious motorsports events around the world as a driver and team owner. As a driver, Taylor won the Rolex 24 at Daytona and Petit Le Mans twice, the 24 Hours of Le Mans (P), and the 12 Hours of Sebring. In 2007, Taylor joined forces with former teammate Max Angelelli to create Wayne Taylor Racing. As team owner, Wayne Taylor has won two IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championships, two Michelin Endurance Cup Championships, including 2021, and 48 races. Notable endurance victories include four Rolex 24 at DAYTONA, three Petit Le Mans and one 12 Hours of Sebring. In celebration of his great achievements as driver and team owner, Taylor has been inducted into the Sebring Hall of Fame (2014) as well as the prestigious South Africa Hall of Fame (2019), joining fellow South African ambassadors such as Gary Player and Nelson Mandela.

 

Driver Career Statistics

  • Inducted into the South Africa Hall of Fame (2019)
  • Inducted into the Sebring Hall of Fame (2014)
  • Two-time Rolex 24 At Daytona Champion (1996, 2005)
  • Three-time sports car champion (1994, 1996, 2005)
  • Inaugural Petit Le Mans winner (1998)
  • Winner, prototype, 24 Hours of Le Mans (1998)
  • 12 Hours of Sebring winner (1996)

 

Team Owner Career Statistics

  • Two IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championships (2013, 2017)
  • Two Michelin Endurance Cup Championships (2020, 2021)
  • Four Rolex 24 at Daytona Wins (2017, 2019, 2020, 2021)
  • 12 Hours of Sebring Win (2017)
  • Petit Le Mans Wins (2014, 2018, 2020)
  • Sahlen’s Six Hours of the Glen Wins (2011, 2022)
  • Grand Prix at Mid-Ohio Wins (2021, 2022)
  • WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca Wins (2013, 2021, 2022)
  • Detroit Grand Prix Wins (2013, 2014, 2016, 2017)
  • Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach Wins (2015, 2016, 2017)
  • Eight IMSA Manufacturer Championships
    • Pontiac, Corvette and Cadillac brands of General Motors
  • Seven North American Lamborghini Super Trofeo Championship titles and one Lamborghini World Finals Title

 

 

 



Management

Travis Houge

Travis Houge

Vice President, General Manager
Joined WTR: 2006

 

Mitch Davis

Mitch Davis

Operation Manager
Joined WTR: 2021

 

Brian Pillar

Brian Pillar

Technical Director

Joined WTR: 2007

Krista Elliott Riley

Krista Elliott Riley

Partnership Management

Joined WTR: 2012

Ashley Adams

Ashley Adams

Office Manager
Joined WTR: 2019