Halliday, Masarati & Donaldson For PK
After an eventful Spa LMES meeting for Liz Halliday and Piers Masarati
(in an Autorlando Porsche), this pairing will be racing the PK Sport
Porsche at Petit Le Mans and Laguna Seca, with Ian Donaldson making
up a threesome at the first of these events.
my run in the Spa 24 Hours, I felt that the time was right to move
up to the ALMS,” commented Liz Halliday. The young lady had
some dramas at Spa at the end of July (including a wheel rim breaking,
which she levered out from under the car) – and more dramas
in the 1000 Km event at the same circuit last Sunday, finishing
the race in another Autorlando Porsche with just third gear left.
and Piers Masarati had been enduring some serious handling problems
on Friday and Saturday, but it all started to come right on Sunday
morning, when Masarati was fastest in GT in the warm up.
A fifth place
was on the cards at Spa, the gearbox problems eventually resulting
in a seventh in GT.
So Petit Le
Mans next for these two: “Piers has been a real help recently,
and to have Ian in the car at Road Atlanta renews an old partnership
– remember we had a great result at Bathurst last year.”
has driven for PK Sport on numerous occasions during the last few
seasons: “I’m delighted to be driving again with Mike
(Pickup) and hopefully we can make some more progress on the result
and speed we had at Mosport.”
drove with Tony Burgess in Canada, PK Sport then missing the Road
worked with Piers and Ian in the past,” says Mike Pickup,
“and now with Liz it brings a new and exciting dimension to
This is the
Caffi / Liddell / Warnock PK Sport Porsche at Petit Le Mans last