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Malaysia VW R-Cup Wrap-up.
Posted on: Sep 17 2012 | Written By: David
A great win was achieved in Malaysia, ending an up-and-down weekend in the VW R-Cup China series. I qualified for both races in P3. Race 1 result was a tough pill to swallow. After losing 4 spots at the start, and the contact that followed, I drove hard to make-up a 7 second gap to…
CTSCC Mazda Raceway, Laguna Seca Wrap-up
Posted on: Sep 10 2012 | Written By: David
The CTSCC round at Mazda Raceway, Laguna Seca was fun in spite of some mechanical issues and the crazy caution-filled race. We struggled with getting sufficient practice time during the first 2 days of the event. The crew threw every trick they knew to get the car right, and did so just prior to Saturday’s…
MME 12 Hour Wrap-up
Posted on: Sep 01 2012 | Written By: David
After starting from pole, bad luck thwarted our efforts at the Merdeka Millineum 12 hr. Endurance race in Malaysia. I was leading in my first stint until overheating issues in the 90+ degree heat forced me to slow and stay in clean air. We were able to claw our way back to fight for the…
Lambo Trofeo Cup From Ordos
Posted on: Aug 22 2012 | Written By: David
Arrived in Ordos Inter Mongolia for the Lamborghini Super Trofeo race weekend. Qualified P2 for Race 1 and had a great start into the lead. Started to pull away, but then we botched our driver change, relinquishing our lead and finishing P2. But a nigh thank you to our Shanghai Lamborghini team and Eurasia Motorsports…
Posted on: Jul 30 2012 | Written By: David
We had a pretty good weekend at the first ever Grand Am Sports Car Event at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. One could FEEL the history when entering such hallowed ground; what an amazing venue! Instead of the standard scenario of testing on Thursday, practice on Friday, then racing on Saturday, we practiced, qualified, and raced…
Posted on: Jul 18 2012 | Written By: David
Leaving Tokyo after an amazing 3 days. I’m really gonna miss being in Japan. But had a such a good time with many good friends. Now it’s time to fly back to the states to see all my family and friends for my birthday! Before heading out to Indianapolis to take the track on the…
Lambos at Fuji.
Posted on: Jul 14 2012 | Written By: David
I am a bit disappointed with my race in the Lamborghini Super Trofeo today at Fuji International Speedway. Qualified P6 this morning and started the damp track on slicks. I made a very aggressive start, making it up to the lead briefly before settling into P2. But just a few laps later, I spun it…
VW Scirocco R-Cup China In Ordos…Another WIN!…and A DNF.
Posted on: Jul 08 2012 | Written By: David
Got the Win today at Ordos International Circuit here in Inner Mongolia! Started the race in P3 and worked my way up to the lead in the first half of the race, then went on to open a 4 second gap in the #07 VW Scirocco R to take the checkered flag for my third win…
Tough Race Today, But To Put IT In Proper Perspective…
Posted on: Jul 01 2012 | Written By: David
Tough race today, had an ecu problem on the pace lap and had to limp to the pits right away; managed to get a quick fix and the APR, LLC. crew did an amazing job to keep us on the lead lap. Caught a yellow and got back with the field. After my stint my teammate Aleks Altberg was…
HOT Day At The Glen!
Posted on: Jun 29 2012 | Written By: David
Hot day at Watkins Glen. Qualified P23; I over drove it a bit in the hot conditions. We’ll race well tomorrow…our cars started from the back last year and finished P1 and P2…gonna do it again!