27 Automotive Discipline For GT America Watkins Glen

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In the present day, the ultimate GT America powered by AWS entry listing was printed for this weekend’s seventh and eighth rounds of the 2022 season at Watkins Glen Worldwide.

The 27-car, blended class grid consists of seven modern and basic GT3 vehicles within the SRO3 class, in addition to 20 GT4 vehicles.

SRO3 factors chief George Kurtz within the #04 CrowdStrike Racing with Riley Motorsports Mercedes-AMG GT3 is coming off a weekend sweep at VIRginia Worldwide Raceway, and Kurtz now leads Jason Daskalos’ first-generation #27 Audi R8 LMS Extremely by 23 factors.

They’re joined by regulars Justin Wetherill (#37 Triarsi Competizione Ferrari 488 GT3 Evo), Mirko Schultis (#70 MISHUmotors Callaway Corvette C7 GT3-R), Jason Harward (#88 Zelus Motorsports Lamborghini Huracan GT3 Evo), and Jeff Burton (#191 Zelus Motorsports Lamborghini).

Additionally becoming a member of in is GitHub co-founder PJ Hyett, participating in his first GT America weekend aboard his darkish inexperienced #00 Crew Hardpoint Porsche 911 GT3-R.

In GT4, there have been six completely different winners within the first six races. However consistency has saved Jason Bell and his #2 GMG Racing Aston Martin Vantage AMR GT4 atop the desk, only one level forward of Moisey Uretsky within the #55 Accelerating Efficiency Vantage GT4, who received the latest race at VIR.

Earlier winners in 2022 additionally embrace Marko Radisic (#22 SRQ Motorsports BMW M4 GT4), and Adam Adelson (#120 Premier Racing Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 RS Clubsport), each of whom are on the entry listing.

New faces for the weekend embrace 16-year-old Seth Lucas, who’s switching from a GT4 America programme to a full-time GT America programme so as to get extra seat time.

Beforehand, Lucas shared the Motul-sponsored #016 Hattori Motorsports Toyota GR Supra GT4 with skilled co-driver Matt Plumb. Their finest end in GT4 America was tenth total, fifth in Professional-Am, at Race 1 in VIR.

Bryan Putt returns to the sequence within the #15 BSport Vantage GT4, and Todd Coleman returns for the primary time since Sonoma in Smooge Racing’s #69 GR Supra. Paul Keibler will make his second begin within the #89 RENNtech Motorsports Mercedes-AMG GT4, whereas Custodio Toledo, who started the 12 months within the #89 RENNtech automobile, returns aboard the #35 Conquest Racing AMG GT4.


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