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John Edwards Post Qualifying Quote: Long Beach, TUDOR GTLM

John Edwards // TUDOR GTLM // BMW Team RLL Qualified 2nd // Best time of 1:18.060 (-0.156) It’s a great day for BMW. As a driver, on a personal level, you never want to get beat by your teammate. But if you’re going to do it, you might as well be sharing the front row.…
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April 18, 2015 0

Long Beach Grand Prix, Pirelli World Challenge Pre-Qualifying Quotes

Kevin Estre // #9 K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports McLaren 650S GT3 Practice // Placed P5 // Best Time of 1:20.669 This is my first time in Long Beach and I really appreciate the track. The layout is fantastic and I like the feel is. Some cool, fast corners, good braking. Everything is fine.…
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April 17, 2015 0

BMW Team RLL gearing up for the next USCC round

Source: BMW Motorsport The BMW Team RLL carries the momentum of two fourth-place finishes at the 24 Hours of Daytona and the 12 Hours of Sebring and a second-place finish at Daytona to the third race of the United SportsCar Championship (USCC) on the 18th April. As part of the Long Beach Grand Prix weekend,…
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April 16, 2015 0

Pippa Returns to Dale Coyne Racing for Indy 500 in Support of Susan G. Komen®

Verizon IndyCar Series Driver Pippa Mann will again race in the Indianapolis 500 with Dale Coyne Racing. For the second consecutive year, she will be driving in her familiar pink gear as she races in support of Susan G. Komen, the world’s largest breast cancer organization, and its mission to end breast cancer forever. The…
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April 16, 2015 0

K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports Return to the Long Beach Grand Prix

This weekend the Pirelli World Challenge returns to California for the 23rd Annual Long Beach Grand Prix. Built as a temporary street course on the streets of Long Beach, the 1.968 mile, 11-turn circuit will host seven race series, drawing in massive crowds over the three day event. Both K-PAX Racing and Flying Lizard Motorsports…
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April 16, 2015 0

K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports Earns Podium at St. Petersburg

March 30, 2015 – ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. After an action filled weekend at the Pirelli World Challenge Grand Prix of St. Petersburg, K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard motorsports is going home with their second podium finish of the 2015 race season. McLaren GT factory driver Kevin Estre finished 3rd in Round 4, the second race…
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March 30, 2015 0

EFFORT Racing Continues Success at St. Petersburg

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., (March 29th, 2015) –  EFFORT Racing’s successful streak in the 2015 Pirelli World Challenge championship continues, following Rounds 3 and 4 and the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. The team celebrated three more podiums, to add to the previous four, with drivers Ryan Dalziel and Michael Lewis on the temporary downtown street…
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March 29, 2015 0

Race 2 Quotes from the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

ArmsUp Motorsports, USF2000 Keyvan Andres Soori // #5 ArmsUp Motorsports Started P11 // Finished P7 I had a tough start to the race and did a 360 spin on the front straight. Then I had to recover, and I got one or two spots before the full course caution came out. I grabbed two more…
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March 29, 2015 0

Race 1 Quotes from the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

ArmsUp Motorsports, USF2000 Max Hanratty Started 12th // Finished 11th Will start Race 2 in 14th I had a pretty good start. I put myself in a position where I could make some passes. There was some wreckage in the first turn, and I just tried to do everything I could to avoid that. I…
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March 28, 2015 0

Qualifying Quotes from the Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

Kevin Estre // #9 K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports McLaren 650S GT3 Qualified 2nd // Best Time of 1:23.956 Qualifying went pretty well. There was a lot of water on track and I managed to do a good lap on my second lap. Then I improved in my fourth lap, but I got traffic…
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March 28, 2015 0

ArmsUp Motorsports Kicks off 2015 Championship at Grand Prix of St. Petersburg

Wisconsin Based Mazda Road to Indy Team to Run in Conjunction with IndyCar Season Opener PETERSBURG, Fla., (March 25, 2015) – This week, ArmsUp Motorsports makes the annual journey down to St. Petersburg, Florida for the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg. The Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda kicks off its 2015 championship…
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March 25, 2015 0

St. Petersburg Grand Prix Next Up for K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports

March 24, 2015 – ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. Hot on the heels of a dominating win at Circuit of the Americas, K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports will race this week on the downtown streets of St. Petersburg for Rounds 3 & 4 of the Pirelli World Challenge. The 11th Annual Firestone Grand Prix of St.…
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March 24, 2015 0

Sebring Ends in Disappointment for Flying Lizard

March 23, 2015 – SONOMA, Calif. The 63rd Annual Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring ended in disappointment for Flying Lizard Motorsports. An unrepairable mechanical issue one hour in to the race forced the team to retire the No. 45 Audi R8 LMS. The race weekend got off to a normal start for the Sonoma,…
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March 23, 2015 0

Missing out on podium in Sebring.

Source: BMW Motorsport Lucas Luhr, John Edwards and Jens Klingmann finished fourth in the GTLM class for BMW Team RLL in the 12 Hours of Sebring, the second round of the United SportsCar Championship (USCC). The three drivers completed a total of 329 laps with the number 24 BMW Z4 GTLM. The Corvette crew of…
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March 22, 2015 0

Flying Lizard Motorsports Announces Sebring Twelve Hour Line Up

March 9, 2015 – SONOMA, Calif. This month, Flying Lizard Motorsports will return to Sebring International Raceway to compete in their twelfth 12 Hours of Sebring TUDOR United SportsCar Championship endurance event. The team currently has five podium finishes at the legendary endurance event, and will return to fight for another win with a new…
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March 9, 2015 0

Victory for K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports in Austin

AUSTIN, Tex., (March 8th, 2015) — Today at Circuit of the Americas, newly formed Pirelli World Challenge race team K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports earned their first GT win in dominating fashion. McLaren GT Factory driver Kevin Estre led every lap from lap one, turn one, and crossed the finish line with an astonishing…
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March 8, 2015 0

Quadruple Podium Weekend for EFFORT Racing in Austin

Quadruple Podium Weekend for EFFORT Racing in Austin AUSTIN, Tex., (March 8th, 2015) — EFFORT Racing kicked off the 2015 Pirelli World Challenge Race season in domineering fashion, landing on both the GT and GTA class podiums for both races at Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas. EFFORT Racing veteran Ryan Dalziel started the…
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March 8, 2015 0

PWC Race 2 Quotes: K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports and EFFORT Racing

Kevin Estre // #9 K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports McLaren 650S GT3 Started 4th // Finished 1st It was a great race. I got a fantastic car from K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizards Motorsports and I am really happy and thankful for the whole team and the engineers, who worked hard for that in.…
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March 8, 2015 0

PWC Race 1 Quotes: K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports and EFFORT Racing

Kevin Estre // #9 K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports McLaren 650S GT3 Started 2nd // Finished 4th // Starting Race 2 in 4th The first race of the year here at COTA was pretty good. We had a bad start, the launch control didn’t really work properly so we lost a lot of positions…
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March 7, 2015 0

EFFORT Racing Hosts Paralyzed Veterans of America at Texas Grand Prix

AUSTIN, Tex., (March 6th, 2015) — This weekend at the Grand Prix of Texas at Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas, EFFORT Racing and the Pirelli World Challenge are proud to host Paralyzed Veterans of America (PVA) for a weekend of racing and fundraising for America’s heroes. Since World World II, Paralyzed Veterans of…
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March 7, 2015 0

K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports Ready for Season Opener at Circuit of the Americas

After two successful tests with their two new McLaren 650S GT3s, K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports officially begins their 2015 Pirelli World Challenge season this week at Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas. The team first ran the new McLarens on track in February at Sebring International Raceway, then shortly after continued their…
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March 3, 2015 0

K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports Announces Driver Lineup Following First 2015 Test

Sonoma, Calif. (February 18). Following a successful first test of the newly formed Pirelli World Challenge team, K-PAX Racing with Flying Lizard Motorsports has announced Robert Thorne and Kevin Estre as the two professional driver entries for the 2015 full season effort. The team completed a two day private test at Sebring International Raceway, running…
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February 18, 2015 0

ArmsUp Motorsports Confirms Drivers Following Series Test

Sheboygan Falls, Wisconsin – January 29th, 2015 –After a successful race season and a 19 week long off season, ArmsUp Motorsports has completed their final pre-season USF2000 test at Homestead-Miami Speedway. The two day test for the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda comprised of three practice sessions on the 2.21, 14-mile turn course.…
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January 29, 2015 0

EFFORT Racing and Porsche Motorsport Expand Young Driver Program for 2015 Championship

Houston, Texas – January 28, 2015 – Following their 2014 Pirelli World Challenge GT-A Championship win, EFFORT Racing has announced an expansion for their racing program with Porsche Motorsport North America (PMNA) for 2015. In addition to an entry in the GT class, the team has joined forces with PMNA to create a new means…
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January 28, 2015 0

Flying Lizard Starts New IMSA Season with Rolex 24 at Daytona

January 26, 2015 – Daytona, Florida After a near miss in the 2014 Rolex 24 at Daytona, Flying Lizard Motorsports returned to Daytona International Speedway in 2015 with an even stronger desire to claim the top step at the legendary endurance event. The team qualified the #45 Audi R8 LMS in the 6th position in…
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January 26, 2015 0

Top-Five Finish at Daytona Rolex 24 Opener for Paul Miller Racing

Source: Paul Miller Racing DAYTONA BEACH, Florida – Paul Miller Racing, and team drivers Christopher Haase, Dion von Moltke, Bryce Miller and René Rast, drove the No. 48 Castrol EDGE Paul Miller Racing Audi R8 LMS to a fifth-place finish in this past weekend’s season-opening Rolex 24 At Daytona, January 24 – 25. The four-driver…
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January 25, 2015 0

BMW Team RLL: On the podium.

Source: BMW Motorsport News BMW Team RLL finished second and fourth in this weekend’s 53rd Daytona 24 Hours on the 40th anniversary of BMW Motorsport’s very first race in North America and the start of the 1975 IMSA season for the iconic BMW 3.0 CSL. With car numbers chosen to honour that car, the no.…
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January 25, 2015 0

Double Daytona Podium for Stevenson Motorsports

Source: Sunday Group Management Daytona Beach, Fla. (23 January 2015) – Stevenson Motorsports continued to make a strong start to the 2015  IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge season as the popular squad scored a double-podium finish in the Daytona 200 at Daytona International Speedway on Friday. Racing on a track that has been stingy with its…
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January 23, 2015 0

Ready to roll: BMW Team RLL launches the 2015 USCC campaign in Daytona.

Source: BMW Motorsport News BMW Team RLL will begin its seventh consecutive season of sports car racing competition at this weekend’s 53rd annual Rolex 24 at Daytona celebrating a very special anniversary. The race marks the 40th anniversary of BMW’s first race in the US and BMW Team RLL will compete with the numbers 24…
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January 20, 2015 0

Flying Lizard Completes Successful Test at the Roar Before 24

January 12, 2015 – Daytona, Florida This week at Daytona International Speedway, Flying Lizard Motorsports conducted their first laps of the season on track at the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship’s official test, the Roar Before the 24. The team returned to the 3.56 mile, 12 turn road course with the Audi R8 LMS, with which…
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January 14, 2015 0

Stevenson Motorsports Ready for 2015 IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge Championship

Source: Stevenson Motorsports Jacksonville, N.C. (6 January 2015) – Just a few quick months after closing out the 2014 IMSA season doing battle for the championship, Stevenson Motorsports is ready for the 2015 IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge with an updated driver line up for the team’s potent Chevrolet Camaro Z/28.R machines. It’s been a…
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January 6, 2015 0

Flying Lizard Motorsports Announces Rolex 24 Driver Line Up

January 5, 2015 – Sonoma, California After a controversial second place finish at the 2014 Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona, Flying Lizard Motorsports has announced the driver lineup for their fight for the 2015 endurance event title. The #45 Audi R8 LMS will be driven by Japan’s Tomonobu Fujii and Satoshi Hoshino, American Robert Thorne…
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January 5, 2015 0

Christopher Haase and Dion von Moltke 2015 Full-Season Co-Drivers at Paul Miller Racing

Source: Paul Miller Racing PARSIPPANY, N.J. (January 2, 2015) – Paul Miller Racing confirmed today its participation in the 2015 IMSA TUDOR United SportsCar Championship and the full-season pairing of returning Audi Sport customer racing driver Christopher Haase with new signee Dion von Moltke for the team’s No. 48 Paul Miller Racing Audi R8 LMS.…
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January 5, 2015 0

Flying Lizard Motorsports to Compete with K-PAX Racing in Pirelli World Challenge

Sonoma, CA. (Dec. 18). Flying Lizard Motorsports has announced plans to join K-PAX Racing for the 2015 Pirelli World Challenge season. Already a prominent team in North American sports car racing, K-PAX Racing holds three championship titles in their seven years of competition in PWC. This extensive resume and experience will be combined with Flying…
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December 18, 2014 0

BMW Motorsport Presents its Programme for the 2015 Season, including Plans for BMW Team RLL

Source: Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing Munich (DE), 5th December 2014. An outlook with tradi­tion: as it does every year, BMW Motor­sport once again used its Season Review in Maisach (DE), near Munich (DE), to present the corner­stones of its programme for the coming season. BMW Motor­sport Director Jens Marquardt intro­duced the plans for the DTM,…
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December 5, 2014 0

Darren Law to Join Flying Lizard Motorsports Management Team

November 20, 2014 – Sonoma, California Effective November 24th 2014, notable racer and motorsports businessman Darren Law will join Flying Lizard Motorsports as Program Manager in the team’s continued sports car efforts. Previously a driver for the California based team, Law will leave his role as Chief Operations Officer at Bondurant School of High Performance…
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November 20, 2014 0

Flying Lizard Submits 2015 Rolex 24 At Daytona Entry

November 12, 2014 – Sonoma, California Flying Lizard Motorsports will kick off the new year with a two-car entry for the first race of the TUDOR United Sportscar Championship series, the Rolex 24 at Daytona. In just under two months, the team will again find itself at Daytona International Speedway for the 3-day Roar Before…
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November 12, 2014 0

Race Car Driver Dion von Moltke Featured Speaker at TEDxFIU

Miami, FL. (Nov. 11). Thursday, November 13th, TUDOR United SportsCar Championship driver and Florida native Dion von Moltke will speak at Florida International University’s TEDx event. In a night dedicated to fearless journeys, von Moltke will be one of ten presenters speaking to the sold-out crowd. Introduced to the world in 2009, TED (Technology, Entertainment,…
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November 11, 2014 0

Exciting Finale Concludes with Championship Title for Edwards and Hindman

  Exciting Finale Concludes with Championship Title for Edwards and Hindman   Braselton, Ga. (Oct. 6) – Friday afternoon, Road Atlanta played host to the dramatic season finale of the 2014 Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge. John Edwards and Fall-Line Motorsports co-driver Trent Hindman drove from a 17th place starting position to finish 2nd, securing the…
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October 6, 2014 0

Road Atlanta, Thursday Quotes

GTLM // John Edwards // #56 BMW Z4 GTE with BMW Team RLL // Co-Drivers: Dirk Muller, Dirk Werner Practice 1: P8, 1:20.079 Practice 2: P4, 1:19.688 Practice 3: P9, 1:19.953 It’s always fun to drive a car with a little bit of downforce around Road Atlanta. Turn one and the esses are really quick,…
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October 3, 2014 0

Circuit of the Americas, Saturday Quotes

Jan Heylen // #58 Porsche GT America Dempsey Racing // Started 8th, Finished 4th // Co-Driver Madison Snow Madison did a good job, and drove the car to the front. I got in under yellow. When the tires were fresh, I could make up some ground. I could feel right away that the back was…
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September 20, 2014 0

Circuit of the Americas, Friday Quotes

GS // John Edwards // 46 Fall Line Motorsports BMW M3 // Started 9th, Finished P1 // Co-Driver Trent Hindman We were questioning whether or not they were going to throw the yellow for the Subaru on the front straight away. I probably would have made the call to pit, but my engineer kept me…
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September 20, 2014 0

MDG’s Alec Udell to drive Muehlner Motorsports America Porsche 991 at Lone Star Le Mans

Source: Motorsports Development Group Conroe, TX. (Sept 17). “Mark (Klenin) and I have been competitors all season in the Pirelli World Challenge and developed a mutual respect and friendship on and off the racetrack. What an opportunity, to co-drive with Mark in my home State and at the Circuit of the Americas in a Muehlner…
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September 18, 2014 0

Thorne Dominates to Win in McLaren at Miller Round Two

Tooele, UT. (Sept 13). The 25th Anniversary Season of Pirelli World Challenge concluded today at Miller Motorsports Park. K-PAX Racing driver Robert Thorne closed out the final round of the season with his first Pirelli World Challenge win, also the first American win for the McLaren 12C GT3. The Colorado based team took delivery of…
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September 15, 2014 0

ArmsUp Motorsports Concludes Successful 2014 Season

The 2014 Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda race season concluded last weekend at Sonoma Raceway. ArmsUp Motorsports Finished the season in second place in the team championship point standings, up from 10th in the prior year. With the driving lineup of Aaron Telitz, Peter Portante and James Dayson, the team earned eight podium…
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August 29, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Fall-Line GTD Audi R8 LMS Starts Eighth and Finishes Eleventh at VIR

Danville, Virginia (August 26, 2014) – Charles Espenlaub and Charlie Putman qualified the #46 Fall-Line Audi R8 LMS for the Oak Tree Grand Prix at VIR in eighth place in the GTD category. Although both visited the greenery once both Espenlaub and Putman drove a consistent race with great pace to finish in eleventh position.…
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August 26, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Fall-Line Motorsports Makes the Best Out of Difficult Situation at VIR in CTSC

Danville, Virginia (August 25, 2014) – Fall-Line Motorsports left Virginia International Raceway in second place in GS standings, just two points out of the lead with driver Trent Hindman. The #46 car has led the Championship since race two of the 2014 Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge Series but with just two races remaining, the Fall-Line…
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August 25, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Flying Lizard Oak Tree Grand Prix Race Results

Flying Lizard Motorsports endured another difficult TUDOR United SportsCar Championship race at Virginia International Raceway today, again facing on-track contact and mechanical and tire challenges during the two hour and forty five minute race. Spencer Pumpelly started the No. 35 PR Newswire / UBM Tech / eSilicon Audi R8 LMS car in place of team…
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August 24, 2014 0

Driver Blog: John Edwards: Road America Debrief

Source: SportsCar365 I love having Road America on our calendar. The track has been one of the greats for a long time, and I always feel like we’re putting on a proper event there with plenty of fan support. Unfortunately, the weekend didn’t start out great for me. At first I thought I had allergies,…
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August 15, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Flying Lizard Motorsports Salvages Results at Continental Tire Road Race Showcase

The TUDOR United SportsCar Championship race at Road America was much kinder to the Flying Lizard team than the race weekend had been leading up to the 1:15pm race start time. The No. 35 Spyder / PR Newswire / UBM Tech / eSilicon Audi R8 LMS of Andrew Palmer (USA) and Dion von Moltke (South…
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August 10, 2014 0