(PRWEB) May 13, 2015 -- Microsoft has presented its third installment of the 2015 Visual Studio Team to Win Award to Wayne Taylor Racing, following the team’s performance in the Tequila Patron Sports Car Showcase at Long Beach. The award is given to the team best demonstrating teamwork during each 2015 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship race. Wayne Taylor Racing was one of four teams nominated for the award, and was declared the winner by the fan voting component of the contest.
Visual Studio, Microsoft’s application development software, continues its involvement in motorsports after sponsoring the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series event at Road Atlanta in 2013 and hosting the inaugural season of the Team to Win Award in 2014. The “Team to Win” theme that reflects the software’s collaborative development focus has found a great analogy in the tremendous teamwork required of world-class sports car racing. After a successful debut in 2014, which saw 11 different winners claiming prize money, IMSA and Microsoft are excited to offer the award once again in 2015.
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Visual Studio has also partnered with IMSA in the development of the new IMSA mobile application that launched earlier this month. The partnership and details about the new mobile platform are available at https://teamtowin.net/get-the-business-story/.
Microsoft’s involvement includes a cash prize to be awarded to the leading vote getters following each event. The fourth set of nominees, chosen from the Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, demonstrated exceptional teamwork in the last race.
The nominees are:
1) RSR Racing
2) Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing
3) Park Place Motorsports
4) Michael Shank Racing with Curb/Agajanian
Fans can vote until 12:00 p.m. EDT Friday, May 29, 2015, at http://bit.ly/1QGWZhB. The winner will be announced at the Chevrolet Sports Car Classic at Detroit Belle Isle. Details on the award and on each selected team can also be found at teamtowin.net.
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