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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

Successful Triple Podium Weekend for ArmsUp at Mid-Ohio

Sheboygan Falls, WI. (August 6, 2014) – Since clinching their maiden Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda in May, ArmsUp Motorsports has enjoyed their share of podium finishes at each subsequent event, most recently at the Allied Building Products Grand Prix of Mid-Ohio. Between drivers Peter Portante and Aaron Telitz, the Wisconsin team earned…
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August 6, 2014 0

Driver Blog: John Edwards, Indianapolis Debrief

Source: sportscar365   There has been a lot written over the years about the allure of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. After last weekend’s Brickyard Grand Prix, all I know is that that place is huge. With Sprint Cup, Nationwide, TUDOR Championship, and Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge all racing on the same weekend, the paddocks were…
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July 30, 2014 0

Driver Blog: Aaron Telitz, Canada, Eh?

Source: More Front Wing It’s good to be back! We had quite the break from racing in USF2000. But we kicked off the second half of the season in a good way north of the border! My race weekend started when my Dad, Steve Welk (driver coach), and I set off on a road trip…
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July 30, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Double Podium for Fall-Line Motorsports CTSC Team in Indy

  Indianapolis, IN (July 27, 2014) – Fall-Line Motorsports accomplished a double-podium in the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge series this weekend at Indianapolis Motor Speedway as John Edwards and Trent Hindman finished 2nd while Shelby Blackstock and Joey Atterbury crossed the finish line in 3rd place.   Edwards started the race from P2 in a…
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July 27, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Flying Lizard Brickyard Grand Prix Results

July 25, 2014 – Indianapolis, Indiana The Flying Lizard Motorsports team’s stretch of bad luck continued at the Brickyard Grand Prix, as the team’s two Audi R8 LMS race cars were hit a total of six times during the two hour and forty five minute TUDOR United SportsCar Championship race, including once even before the…
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July 25, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Fall-Line CTSC Team Seeks Return to Victory Lane at Indy

Indianapolis, IN  (July 24, 2014) – Fall-Line Motorsports heads to the famous “Brickyard” as returning champions after winning last year’s Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge (CTSC) race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.  The team also remains the championship leaders in the GS category with driver Trent Hindman. Hindman and co-driver John Edwards will be joined by a…
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July 24, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Flying Lizard Brickyard Grand Prix Qualifying Results

July 24, 2014 – Indianapolis, Indiana Flying Lizard Motorsports had a roller coaster day of practice and qualifying at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, with the No. 35 PR Newswire / UBM Tech / eSilicon Audi R8 LMS suffering a crash during the first practice which meant that it had to start qualifying on the setup…
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July 24, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Flying Lizard Brickyard Grand Prix Preview

July 21, 2014 – Indianapolis, Indiana The next stop on the 2014 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship calendar is the world famous Indianapolis Motor Speedway, where the Flying Lizard Motorsports team will race in the Brickyard Grand Prix on Friday, July 25th. The schedule for the weekend is very compact due to the additional presence of…
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July 21, 2014 0

ArmsUp Motorsports Seeks Second Consecutive Win Heading into Honda Indy Toronto

Almost two months have gone by since ArmsUp Motorsports celebrated their first USF2000 race win in Round 7 at Lucas Oil Raceway. Rounds 8 and 9 of the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship Powered by Mazda take place this weekend at the Honda Indy Toronto. The past month has been a busy one for the Wisconsin…
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July 17, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Fall-Line Extends CTSC Points Lead in Canada

 Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada  (July 13, 2014) – Fall-Line Motorsports’ day at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park didn’t quite end as the GS team had hoped, but in the end, it was a positive one and ended on a high. Trent Hindman started second in his BMW M3 and he and co-driver John Edwards finished fourth. Shelby…
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July 13, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Race Results – Mobil 1 Sports Car Grand Prix Presented by Hawk Performance

July 13, 2014 – Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada Flying Lizard endured a difficult day in the GT Daytona class in today’s two hour and forty five minute TUDOR United SportsCar Championship race, finishing 10th with the No. 45 Venezuela / eSilicon Audi R8 LMS and 14th with the No. 35 PR Newswire / UBM Tech /…
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July 13, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Qualifying Results – Mobil 1 Sports Car Grand Prix Presented by Hawk Performance

July 12, 2014 – Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada Flying Lizard was a few millimeters away from a great qualifying result after Spencer Pumpelly put the No. 45 Venezuela / eSilicon Audi R8 LMS in 2nd place on the GT Daytona grid and Dion von Moltke qualified 5th in the No. 35 PR Newswire / UBM Tech…
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July 12, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Fall-Line Motorsports Off to a Good Start at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park

  Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada  (July 11, 2014) – The Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge Series (CTSC) Championship is heating up in the GS class, and Fall-Line Motorsports driver Trent Hindman still holds the lead (though he is now tied) and will start in the #46 car for tomorrow’s Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix Presented by Hawk…
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July 11, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Flying Lizard Crosses the Border for Mobil 1 Sports Car Grand Prix Presented by Hawk Performance

July 9, 2014 – Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada The Flying Lizard Motorsports team heads to Canada for its only international race of the season, racing this weekend at Canadian Tire Motorsports Park, about one hour north of Toronto. The 2.46-mile track, formerly known as Mosport, will host three of the four TUDOR United SportsCar Series classes,…
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July 9, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Edwards and Hindman Face More Adversity at Watkins Glen in CTSC

  Watkins Glen, NY (June 29, 2014) – All started well for the sole Fall-Line BMW M3 for the Continental Tire 150 at the Glen earlier today as John Edwards and Trent HIndman started the 2.5-hour race in third position. Just before halfway, misfortune struck the talented duo when Edwards was forced into a situation…
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June 29, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Flying Lizard Motorsports Finishes 7th and 14th at Watkins Glen

June 29, 2014 – Watkins Glen, New York Following a promising effort during yesterday’s GT Daytona qualifying session, the Lizards were unfortunately unable to convert their strong starting spots into race results in the Sahlen’s Six Hours of the Glen, with the No. 45 Yoddle / Venezuela / eSilicon Audi R8 LMS fighting through a…
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June 29, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Fall-Line Motorsports Starts P3 for CTSC Race at Watkins Glen

  Watkins Glen, NY (June 28, 2014) – Fall-Line Motorsports’ Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge team is only running one BMW M3 this weekend and it is driven by John Edwards and Trent Hindman. Hindman qualified the car today and ended up P3 for the Continental Tire 150 at the Glen. The historic 3.4-mile Watkins Glen…
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June 28, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Sahlen’s Six Hours of the Glen Qualifying Results

June 28, 2014 – Watkins Glen, New York Flying Lizard qualified as the top two Audis in the 17-car GT Daytona field, with Spencer Pumpelly qualifying the Yoddle / Venezuela / eSilicon No. 45 Audi R8 LMS in 4th place and Dion von Moltke in 6th place in the PR Newswire / UBM Tech /…
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June 28, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Flying Lizard Ready For Sahlen’s Six Hours of the Glen

June 25, 2014 – Watkins Glen, New York The Flying Lizard Motorsports team has switched back to endurance mode for this week’s 6-hour TUDOR United SportsCar Series race at Watkins Glen International Raceway, following two sprint races at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca and at the street circuit on Belle Isle in Detroit. Sunday’s race will…
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June 25, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Fall-Line Motorsports Makes the Most Out of a Tough Situation at Kansas

Kansas City, KS (June 9, 2014) – Fall-Line Motorsports completed the fifth race of the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge season on Saturday at Kansas Speedway and came into the weekend with a 25-point lead in GS Championship standings with drivers John Edwards and Trent Hindman. Shelby Blackstock and Ashley Freiberg were back in their BMW M3…
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June 9, 2014 0

Flying Lizards Twitter Q&A with Seth Neiman

We're just about ready to hand over the twitter to Seth! Start tweeting your questions! #askthelizards — Flying Lizard (@FlyingLizard_MS) May 29, 2014 .@MattEmbury how about restatement? We know what these cars can do & have our drivers within 6 pts of the lead. Have unfinished business! — Flying Lizard (@FlyingLizard_MS) May 29, 2014 .@Dionvmracing…
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June 4, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Flying Lizard Motorsports Completes Forgettable Detroit Race

May 31, 2014 – Detroit, Michigan The Lizards left Detroit with unfortunately little to show for their promising pace in the qualifying session or Chevrolet SportsCar Classic race itself. Nelson Canache Jr. started the No. 45 Venezuela / eSilicon Audi R8 LMS from the hard earned pole position achieved by his teammate Spencer Pumpelly, holding…
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May 31, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Flying Lizard Chevrolet SportsCar Classic Qualifying Results

May 30, 2014 – Detroit, Michigan Flying Lizard Motorsports took pole position for the second straight race in row during today’s 15-minute GT Daytona qualifying session, with Spencer Pumpelly setting a 1:32.914 lap time around the 2.35 mile temporary street circuit on Belle Isle. Nelson Canache Jr. will start the No. 45 Venezuela / eSilicon…
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May 31, 2014 0

ArmsUp Motorsports Wins at Lucas Oil Raceway

Brownsburg, IN. (May 27) – Saturday at Lucas Oil Raceway, ArmsUp Motorsports earned their first overall win in the Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship powered by Mazda. Twenty-two year old rookie Aaron Telitz started in 6th place to win his first race on an oval. The event proved to be a strong run for the Wisconsin…
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May 28, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Flying Lizard Arrives At Detroit For Round 4 of 2014 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship Season

The Flying Lizard Motorsports transporters rolled into Detroit today for a full race week of activities at Belle Isle Park on the Detroit River, starting with an appearance for the cars, drivers, and crew at Audi of Rochester Hills tonight, a transporter parade through downtown tomorrow, and practice and qualifying sessions on Friday of this…
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May 27, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Fall-Line Motorsports Scores 2 Top-10 Finishes at Lime Rock Park

  Lakeville, CT (May 26, 2014) – This was the first time that Fall-Line Motorsports failed to finish on the podium in the 2014 Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge series as they raced at Lime Rock Park this past weekend. However, both BMW M3s competing in the GS category finished in the top-10 securing valuable points…
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May 26, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Fall-Line Motorsports Seeks Third Victory of the Year in CTSC at Lime Rock

 Buffalo Grove, IL (May 22, 2014) – Fall-Line Motorsports heads to the fourth round of the 2014 Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge season at Lime Rock Park with a comfortable points lead in overall GS standings. Drivers John Edwards and Trent Hindman scored their first victory at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca in round three. Regulars Shelby…
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May 22, 2014 0

All Star IndyCar Guest List for The Yellow Party Indianapolis

Indianapolis, IN. (May 16). On May 22nd, some of the most prominent names in IndyCar will gather together for one of the biggest events of the year, The Yellow Party at the Crane Bay in downtown Indianapolis. IndyCar Series Champion Ryan Hunter-Reay will host the annual party, joined in attendance by reigning IndyCar Series Champion…
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May 16, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: JMW MOTORSPORT ANNOUNCE 2014 LE MANS LINE UP

Abdulaziz Alfaisal, Seth Neiman and Spencer Pumpelly to drive the JMW Motorsport Ferrari 458 in the 2014 Le Mans 24 Hours May 6, 2014 JMW Motorsport is thrilled to announce their driver line up for the 2014 Le Mans 24 Hours. Behind the wheel of the Ferrari 458 contesting the LM GTE Am class will…
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May 6, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Fall-Line Motorsports Scores Second Victory in 2014 During Race 3 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monterey, Calif. (May 4, 2014) – Trent Hindman started on pole for yesterday’s Continental Tire Monterey Grand Prix Powered by Mazda in his BMW M3 at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. After he and co-driver John Edwards finished runner-up in the first and second rounds of the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge (CTSC) season,…
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May 4, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Flying Lizard Race Results – Continental Tire SportsCar Festival

May 4, 2014 – Monterey, California Flying Lizard Motorsports completed a heartbreaking 2-hour race at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca today, leading essentially the entire race with the Venezuela / eSilicon No. 45 Audi R8 LMS driven by Nelson Canache Jr. and Spencer Pumpelly, and running as high as 4th place in the PR Newswire /…
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May 4, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Flying Lizard On Pole For Tomorrow’s Continental Tire Sports Car Festival Race

May 3, 2014 – Monterey, California Flying Lizard Motorsports was able to take the pole and 5th place starting positions for tomorrow’s 2-hour TUDOR United SportsCar Championship race despite an interrupted qualifying session caused by a car stuck in the Turn 4 gravel. After only six minutes the red flag came out and the team…
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May 3, 2014 0

TEAM RELEASE: Flying Lizard Enters Home Race at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

April 30, 2014 – Monterey, California In the 5-week hiatus since the 2nd GT Daytona class race of the 2014 TUDOR United SportsCar Championship season, Flying Lizard Motorsports has focused its attention on prepping its two 2014 Audi R8 LMS race cars, including testing at its home track, Sonoma Raceway, and at the site of…
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April 30, 2014 0

ArmsUp Builds Momentum at Barber with Podium Finish

Birmingham, AL. (Apr. 27) – Saturday at Barber Motorsports Park, ArmsUp Motorsports earned their first podium finish of the 2014 Cooper Tires USF2000 Championship powered by Mazda season. Twenty-three year old Aaron Telitz from Birchwood, Wisconsin started in 4th Saturday afternoon to race clean and methodically to the podium. The ArmsUp season got off to…
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April 27, 2014 0

Flying Lizards Twitter Q&A with Eric Ingraham

Note: Some of the original tweets with questions came from private accounts or have been deleted, making the tweets unavailable. We left the answers up anyway.   .@cwalsh40 This is the only racing team I’ve ever managed, but I can say it’s a huge amount of details and work. Super gratifying though! — Flying Lizard…
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April 15, 2014 0