Flying Lizard - Two RSRs In The ALMS
It’s odd the way a tip off that was unofficial (then)
can easily become fact in a confused mind: we were tipped off in
October that the Flying Lizard Porsche effort, which first appeared
at the Grand Am Daytona Finale, would become a two car ALMS effort
in 2004 – and now that’s confirmed. With two 911 RSRs.
Flying Lizard team has been at Daytona during the past few days
(with their GT3-RSs), and will be racing at the Rolex 24 at the
end of the month, before turning to the nine race ALMS season.
Overbeek will drive one (ALMS) car with Darren Law. Lonnie Pechnik
and Seth Neiman will drive the other one.
excited about running in the world's premier road racing series,”
said van Overbeek. “It makes for a challenging first year,
but the only way for us to grow as a team is to run with the best.”
is one of the team's principals – along with Lonnie Pechnik
and Seth Neiman, plus Team Manager Eric Ingraham, Crew Chief Tommy
Sadler, and Chief Engineer Craig Watkins.
the two Porsches will run on Michelin tyres.
Inc., and Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. are both sponsoring
the Flying Lizard team.