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Starworks Motorsport Announces IMSA Full Season Lineup

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., (January 7, 2016) – In preparation for the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship’s first series-wide test, the Roar Before the 24, Starworks Motorsports has announced its full season lineup for the 2016 season. The Pompano Beach, Florida based team will return to compete in the Prototype Challenge (PC) class, running the No. 8…
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January 7, 2016 0

Flying Lizard Motorsports and Krohn Racing Partner for the Rolex 24 at Daytona

In anticipation of an exciting 2016 season opening event, Flying Lizard Motorsports and Krohn Racing have joined forces for competition in IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship’s Rolex 24 at Daytona International Speedway. The Audi Sport customer racing team will run the No. 45 Audi R8 LMS, the same car that finished 2nd in the 2014 running…
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December 29, 2015 0

Toyo Tires and Flying Lizard Motorsports Secure Overall Victory at USAF 25 Hours of Thunderhill

After 25 continuous hours of racing at Thunderhill Raceway in Willows, California, Toyo Tires and Flying Lizard Motorsports not only emerged as the ES class victors, but as overall champions of the longest endurance event in North America. After months of private testing and tire development, Toyo Tires and Flying Lizard Motorsports put their hard…
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December 7, 2015 0

K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Reveals 2016 Plans in Pirelli World Challenge

Following a successful season running two McLaren 650S GT3s in the Pirelli World Challenge in 2015, K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports has announced plans to return to the series with a potentially three car effort in 2016. The championship winning teams merged for the 2015 season, with returning K-PAX Racing driver Robert Thorne and…
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November 20, 2015 0

Flying Lizard and Toyo Tires Reveal Thunderhill Drivers

December 5-6, Flying Lizard Motorsports and Toyo Tires will compete in North America’s longest endurance racing event, the USAF 25 Hours of Thunderhill. Taking the command of the No. 45 Toyo Tires / Flying Lizard Audi R8 LMS will be Darren Law, Johannes van Overbeek, Guy Cosmo and Tomonobu Fujii, all four of whom have…
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November 12, 2015 0

When Lizards Evolve: The New but Familiar Faces of Flying Lizard Motorsports

The world of sports car racing has undergone vast changes in the past two years, with competitors all over the paddock evolving with the times. Flying Lizard Motorsports is no exception. Last fall, the team underwent several changes, continuing on its quest to run a successful business and racing program worthy of its iconic history.…
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November 2, 2015 0

Flying Lizard Motorsports Joins Toyo Tires to Compete in USAF 25-Hours of Thunderhill

Flying Lizard Motorsports is excited to announce the team has one final race in the books for 2015: the 25 Hours of Thunderhill in December. The team has joined forces with Toyo Tires, the Official Tire of NASA (National Auto Sport Association). Now in its 17th year, the USAF 25-Hours of Thunderhill is the longest…
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October 15, 2015 0

Dion von Moltke Finishes Successful GTD Championship

Monday night, sports car racer Dion von Moltke capped off a successful 2015 race season at the TUDOR United SportsCar Night of Champions Celebration at the Georgia Aquarium. The 2015 season marked von Moltke’s best to date, finishing 3rd in the GT Daytona class with co-driver Christopher Haase and team Paul Miller Racing. Von Moltke…
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October 8, 2015 0

Team Report: Fall-Line Wins CTSC Season-Ender in Wold Fashion

Fall-Line Motorsports drivers Ashley Freiberg and Trent Hindman finally found themselves in victory lane in 2015 as they won the last race of the year in the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge series in their BMW M3. The race was a mix of conditions from damp to drenched but Hindman was able to hang on and…
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October 5, 2015 0

Flying Lizard Endures Difficult Conditions to Finish Fifth at Petit Le Mans

After what can only be described as a race of survival, Flying Lizard Motorsports has closed out the 2015 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship race season with a 5th place finish at Petit Le Mans. With the all American lineup comprised of Guy Cosmo, Colin Thompson and Robert Thorne, the team ran a flawless weekend. Traditionally…
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October 4, 2015 0

Petit Le Mans: Post Race Quotes from KBru Comm Drivers

John Edwards // No. 24 BMW Team RLL BMW Z4 GTE Co drivers: Lucas Luhr and Jens Klingmann Lucas Luhr Qualified P4 // Started P2 // Finished P2 in GTLM and Overall First of all, we were second overall ahead of all the prototypes, so for Michelin to be 1-2 was quite an impressive feat…
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October 4, 2015 0

Petit Le Mans: Pre-Race Quotes from KBru Comm Drivers

Guy Cosmo (Post-Qualifying) // No. 45 Flying Lizard Motorsports Audi R8 LMS Starting P4 in GTD We had a pretty solid run for qualifying. We started the weekend a bit off on the set up, but we made great progress through each of the practice sessions. The conditions were definitely challenging and although I would’ve…
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October 3, 2015 0

Recount Awards Matt Bell Series Qualifying Record

Following a recent recount, Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge driver Matt Bell has been named the new series leader for most pole positions earned. Canadian race car driver Devon Powell, who started his career in street stock endurance racing in 1997, previously held the title, with a total of 13 career pole positions. American racer Matt…
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September 30, 2015 0

K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports Returns Victorious to Home Track

After a disappointing withdrawal from Rounds 16 and 17 at Miller Motorsports Park last weekend, K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports returned to the Pirelli World Challenge to put on a commanding performance for Rounds 18 and 19 at Sonoma Raceway. McLaren GT Factory Driver Kevin Estre earned his fourth Pirelli World Challenge win of…
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September 1, 2015 0

EFFORT Racing Wins in Wine Country

After another successful double header weekend in the Pirelli World Challenge season, EFFORT Racing and Porsche remain at the top of the 2015 Manufacturer’s Championship. Heading into Rounds 18 and 19, the GT team held the driver championship points lead with Ryan Dalziel. However, a prior commitment in the World Endurance Championship for Dalziel left…
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August 30, 2015 0

Team Report: Fall-Line Motorsports Narrowly Misses Podium at VIR

Source: Fall-Line Motorsports Ashley Freiberg and Trent Hindman narrowly missed the podium at Virginia International Raceway (VIR) Saturday as the Fall-Line duo finished fourth for the 8th round of 10 in the 2015 Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge series. Freiberg started the race from 6th position and made some impressive passes from the start. She moved…
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August 24, 2015 0

Team Report: BMW Team RLL finishes fourth and fifth at Virginia International Raceway

BMW Team RLL finished fourth and fifth in front of the large crowd that watched Sunday’s two-hour-and-forty-minute United SportsCar Championship Oak Tree Grand Prix at Virginia International Raceway (US). John Edwards (US) and Lucas Luhr (DE), driving the number 24 BMW Z4 GTLM, finished fourth. Bill Auberlen (US) and Dirk Werner (DE) finished fifth in…
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August 24, 2015 0

Team Report: Paul Miller Racing Fifth at Oak Tree Grand Prix

Source: Paul Miller Racing. ALTON, Virginia (August 23, 2015) – Paul Miller Racing and team drivers Christopher Haase and Dion von Moltke finished fifth in the No. 48 Castrol EDGE Audi R8 LMS Sunday in the Oak Tree Grand Prix at Virginia International Raceway. Both Audi drivers led the race and the finish was the…
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August 23, 2015 0

Team Report: Double Podium for Stevenson Motorsports at VIR

Stevenson Motorsports kept up the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge championship momentum at Virginia International Raceway on Saturday when the team Camaro Z/28.Rs took a double podium finish. The No. 9 Camaro Z/28.R of Matt Bell and Lawson Aschenbach led the Stevenson charge with a second place result while the No. 6 Camaro Z/28.R of Andrew Davis…
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August 22, 2015 0

Withdrawn from Miller Motorsport Park: K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports

It is with great disappointment that K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports has withdrawn the No. 6 and No. 9 McLaren 650S GT3s from competition in Rounds 16 and 17 of the Pirelli World Challenge GT Championship at Miller Motorsport Park. “I am a big fan of this series and have been racing here since…
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August 22, 2015 0

Team Report: Third 2015 Pole for Paul Miller Racing and von Moltke at VIR

Source: Paul Miller Racing Paul Miller Racing and team co-drivers Christopher Haase and Dion von Moltke topped the time sheets Saturday in the Oak Tree Grand Prix at VIRginia International Raceway (VIR) where von Moltke won a GT Daytona (GTD) class-leading third pole of the season in the No. 48 Paul Miller Racing Castrol EDGE…
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August 22, 2015 0

Team Report: Freiberg and Hindman Back on the Podium in CTSC

Source: Fall-Line Motorsports Elkhart Lake, Wis. (August 10, 2015) – Ashley Freiberg and Trent Hindman fought their way back on the podium Saturday in the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge at Road America where they finished third. Teammates Mark Boden and Tonis Kasemets also had an impressive run at the team’s home track to finish eighth.…
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August 10, 2015 0

Team Report: BMW Team RLL Finishes Fifth and Sixth at Road America. Auberlen/Werner 5th, Edwards/Luhr 6th

Source: BMW Motorsport Woodcliff Lake, N.J. – Aug. 9, 2015… BMW Team RLL finished fifth and sixth in today’s two-hour-and-forty-minute Continental Tire Road Race Showcase at Road America, in Elkhart Lake, Wis. Bill Auberlen and Dirk Werner finished fifth in the No. 25 Z4. John Edwards and Lucas Luhr, driving the No. 24 machine, finished…
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August 9, 2015 0

Team Report: Sixth at Road America for Paul Miller Racing Audi R8 LMS

Source: Paul Miller Racing ELKHART LAKE, Wisconsin (August 9, 2015) – Christopher Haase and Dion von Moltke co-drove the No. 48 Paul Miller Racing Castrol EDGE Audi R8 LMS to a sixth-place finish in Sunday’s Continental Tire Road Race Showcase at Road America. Starting driver von Moltke and the team worked the No. 48 into the…
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August 8, 2015 0

Team Report: Fighting Fifth for Stevenson Motorsports Camaro Z/28.R at Road America

Source: Sunday Group Management Elkhart Lake, Wisc. (8 August 2015) – Stevenson Motorsports continued to push for a championship in IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge competition on Saturday at Road America, but didn’t make the ground up that the team had been hoping to. The No. 6 Camaro Z/28.R of Robin Liddell and Andrew Davis finished fifth…
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August 8, 2015 0

K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Faces Frustrations at Mid-Ohio

With just five races remaining in the 2015 Pirelli World Challenge championship, the pressure is on at K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsport. The newly formed team has enjoyed great success this season with two McLaren 650s GT3s entries, earning three wins and an additional three podiums. Heading in to Rounds 14 and 15 at…
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August 3, 2015 0

EFFORT Racing Celebrates Complete Sweep at Mid-Ohio

LEXINGTON, Oh., (August 3, 2015) – Riding on the momentum of a double podium weekend in Rounds 12 and 13 at Road America last month, EFFORT Racing advanced on to dominate Rounds 14 and 15 at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course for the second year in a row. At the same event in 2014, Ryan Dalziel…
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August 3, 2015 0

Flying Lizard Motorsports Launches Online Store with Cavallino Group

By popular demand, Flying Lizard Motorsports is pleased to announce the launch of the new online store www.FlyingLizardStore.com, in partnership with Massachusetts-based sports merchandising company, Cavallino Group. The Lizards and Cavallino Group joined forces in February, providing Flying Lizard branded merchandise at TUDOR United SportsCar Challenge events throughout North America, where the fan-favorite Lizards compete…
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July 29, 2015 0

Team Report: Double Top-Five For Stevenson Motorsports Camaro Z/28.Rs at Lime Rock Park

Source: Sunday Group Management Lakeville, Conn. (25 July 2015) – Stevenson Motorsports brought home two top-five finishes at Lime Rock Park in Round 6 of the 2015 IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge championship on Saturday. The Stevenson Motorsports No. 6 Camaro Z/28.R grew its championship advantage with a charging run to fourth from Robin Liddell and…
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July 25, 2015 0

Team Report: Stevenson Motorsports Camaro Z/28.R on Pole at Lime Rock Park

Source: Sunday Group Management Lakeville, Conn. (24 July 2015) – Stevenson Motorsports got a fast start to the Northeast Grand Prix race weekend at Lime Rock Park on Friday as driver Matt Bell won the TOTAL Pole Award with his fast lap of 57.654-seconds in the Stevenson Motorsports No. 9 Camaro Z/28.R. The pole is the third…
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July 24, 2015 0

Dion von Molkte Partners with Aim Higher CrossFit

CORAL GABLES, Fla., (July 1, 2015) – Today American race car driver Dion von Moltke announced a new partnership with Aim Higher, a superior level of CrossFit, based in Coral Gables, Florida. To those unfamiliar with sports car endurance racing, sitting in a cockpit may seem like a walk in the park, but the reality…
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July 1, 2015 0

EFFORT Racing Bounces Back for Double Podium

ELKHART Lake, Wis., (June 29, 2015) – Following a disappointing weekend at the Grand Prix of Detroit, EFFORT Racing has bounced back to secure a double podium at the Pirelli World Challenge triple header at Road America. In qualifying of Round 10 in Detroit, the No. 31 EFFORT Racing Porsche 911 GT3 R had hard…
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June 29, 2015 0

Pirelli World Challenge: Round 11 & 12 Qualifying Quotes

Ryan Dalziel // #31 EFFORT Racing Porsche 911 GT3 R Qualified P5 // Best time of 2:05.045 (-1.133) Great to be back with EFFORT Racing. It was a good first qualifying, starting 5th. It’s pretty close from 4th to 10th positions, but we’re at the point in the field that we haven’t been at for…
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June 26, 2015 0

K-PAX Racing Returns to Road America with Flying Lizard Motorsports

After three weeks since the previous round of racing, the second half of the Pirelli World Challenge season is about to get underway this weekend at Road America for Rounds 11, 12, and 13 of the championship. The winners of Round 10, K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports will race the No. 6 and No.…
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June 25, 2015 0

Darren Law Joins FOX Sports Broadcast Team for 24 Hours of Le Mans

Flying Lizard Motorsports Program Manager Darren Law will return to the broadcasting booth this month to be one of nine commentators for the 83rd 24 Hours of Le Mans. “I am really excited to be joining the FOX team again for the broadcast of this famous event,” said Law. “No matter what, as a racer…
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June 4, 2015 0

Storms Cancel Race Two at Detroit: K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports Leaves Victorious

Unsafe track conditions today at the Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix led Pirelli World Challenge officials and track organizers to cancel Race 2 of the double header weekend. A result of a massive storm cell looming over Detroit, standing water and poor visibility on track proved to be too dangerous for drivers and teams to…
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May 31, 2015 0

Renger van der Zande Joins EFFORT Racing for Detroit Grand Prix

This week, sports car sprint racing team EFFORT Racing heads to Detroit, Michigan for Rounds 10 & 11 of the Pirelli World Challenge. Joining the team for the double header will be Dutch driver Renger van der Zande. Van der Zande will replace Scotsman Ryan Dalziel in the #31 Porsche 911 GT3 R. Dalziel, who…
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May 25, 2015 0

Pippa Mann Celebrates Crowdfunding Campaign Success at 99th Indianapolis 500

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind., (May 24, 2015) – After an adversity filled Month of May at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, female race car driver Pippa Mann can celebrate the success of #GetInvolved, a crowdfunding campaign to benefit her Indianapolis 500 partner, Susan G. Komen. Mann’s fourth run in the legendary race proved to be a difficult run, but…
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May 24, 2015 0

Podium Performance for K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports at Mosport

May 17, 2015 – BOWMANVILLE, Ont. K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports celebrated another podium finish in the 2015 Pirelli World Challenge this weekend, in Rounds 8 & 9 of the GT Championship at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park. Heading into the race weekend, the team’s McLaren 650s GT3 race cars received a reduction in boost,…
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May 17, 2015 0

Flying Lizard Motorsports Returns to Roots with Porsche Racing

As previously announced in early 2015, Flying Lizard Motorsports has returned to their Porsche roots and will be fielding Porsche race cars this season as an expansion of their customer racing program. This week, the team will be traveling to the Circuit of the Americas, fielding a two car entry in PCA Club racing GTA2…
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May 6, 2015 0

Pfaff Automotive Partners Joins K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports for Canadian Speedfest

Following a successful 1-2 finish the Pirelli World Challenge at Barber Motorsports Park, K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports is excited to announce a partnership with Pfaff Automotive Partners and McLaren Toronto for next week’s Victoria Day Speedfest Weekend at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park. Pirelli World Challenge, one of the top production-car based racing series,…
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May 6, 2015 0

Mann Posts Strong Showing In Indy After Long Layoff

Source: Dale Coyne Racing Pippa Mann made her return to a Verizon IndyCar after nearly a year layoff and seemed to get up to speed without much reacclimation. Honda HPD’s introduction of their speedway aero kit this week was another hurdle the veteran British driver had to clear. She did so with impressive results and…
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May 3, 2015 0

Championship Lead for Paul Miller Racing After Second-Place Finish in Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix

Source: Paul Miller Racing MONTEREY, California (May 3, 2015) – Paul Miller Racing No. 48 Audi R8 LMS drivers Christopher Haase and Dion von Moltke took the points lead in the IMSA TUDOR United SportsCar Championship GT Daytona (GTD) class Sunday with a second-place finish in the Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix at Mazda Raceway…
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May 3, 2015 0

TUDOR Monterey Grand Prix Qualifying Quotes

Patrick Byrne // TUDOR GTD // #45 Flying Lizard Motorsports Audi R8 LMS Qualified 8th // Best time of 1:28.946 It’s great to be in the TUDOR Championship. It’s quite the step up from Continental Tire, which I raced in last year. It’s even better to be with Flying Lizard Motorsports and to have Guy…
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May 3, 2015 0

Matt Bell Continental Tire GS Pole Position Quote

Matt Bell // Stevenson Motorsports //No. 9 Camaro Z/28.R Qualified P1 // Best time of 1:35.765 (+0.259) I think we really hit the timing on this on the money. Everyone behind me didn’t have the track position and had to deal with cars heating up the track in front of them. It doesn’t sound like…
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May 2, 2015 0

Pippa Mann and Indiegogo Launch Interactive Crowdfunding Campaign for Susan G. Komen

Following the recent announcement of her entry into the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500, Pippa Mann has partnered with Indiegogo, the international crowdfunding website, to launch a new campaign in support of Susan G. Komen. Mann will run the legendary Indianapolis 500 Memorial Day event, returning with Dale Coyne Racing, again sporting the pink…
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May 1, 2015 0

K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports Secures a 1-2 Finish at Barber Motorsports Park

K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports celebrated their second win of the 2015 season and a double podium for Race 2, Round 7 of the Pirelli World Challenge. McLaren GT driver Kevin Estre won the race, and pole sitter Robert Thorne finished close behind in second. This marks not only the second win for the…
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April 26, 2015 0

EFFORT Racing Earns Tenth Season Podium at Barber Motorsports Park

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., (April 26, 2015) – After a difficult race weekend on the streets of Long Beach, EFFORT Racing moved on to earn their tenth podium of the season at Barber Motorsports Park for Rounds 6 and 7 of the Pirelli World Challenge. Driver of the #31 EFFORT Racing Porsche 911 GT R Ryan Dalziel…
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April 26, 2015 0

Pirelli World Challenge Race 1 Quotes

Robert Thorne // #6 K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports McLaren 650S GT3 Started from Garage // Finished P13 // Will start Race 2 in P1 Great race. With our situation of what happened this morning, and with our penalty from Long Beach, I think we got everything out of that race that we could.…
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April 25, 2015 0

Long Beach Grand Prix, Pirelli World Challenge Qualifying Quotes

Robert Thorne// #6 K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports McLaren 650S GT3 Qualified P2 // Best Time of 1:19.506 Great qualifying session. We’re sitting P2 and P{3, so we’ll have the McLaren on the front row. I’m really excited to be up there, and I’m really happy with the car and the team. Everyone really…
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April 18, 2015 0