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  • Alex Job Racing Audi R8 Finishes 14th in GTD at Watkins Glen

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    WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. - Alex Job Racing drivers Bill Sweedler (Westport, Conn.), Townsend Bell (San Luis Obispo, Calif.) and Frankie Montecalvo (Highlands, N.J.), finished 14th in the GTD class in Sunday's IMSA WeatherTech Sports Car Championship Sahlen's Six Hours of The Glen.

    Bell started 16th on the GTD grid and his No. 23 Audi R8 LMS ran a nearly flawlessly throughout his first stint. In fact, he had the car in the top 10 just 22 laps into the six hour race. But, no sooner than he got into the top 10, the left rear tire on the No. 23 Audi went flat exiting the Turn 1 curbing. Subsequently, Bell had to limp the car around the 3.4-mile, 11-turn road course back to pit lane. This put the team two laps down with a little more than five hours remaining.

  • Alex Job Racing's Landy has tough weekend at Watkins Glen International

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    WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. - It was a tough couple of days for Sebastian Landy (Great Falls, Va.) in the IMSA Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge races at Watkins Glen International.

    Landy qualified 12th in the No.49 Porsche 997 GT for Friday's first race of the Sahlen's Six Hours of The Glen weekend. But, two laps into that race, nine cars were involved in a multiple car accident that brought out the red flag. The good news was Landy avoided being involved in the incident and made it through the wreckage unscathed.

  • Alex Job Racing Audi R8 qualifies 16th in GTD at The Glen

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    WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. - Alex Job Racing drivers Bill Sweedler (Westport, Conn.), Townsend Bell (San Luis Obispo, Calif.) and Frankie Montecalvo (Highlands, N.J.), will start from the eighth row on the GTD grid for this weekend's IMSA WeatherTech Sports Car Championship Sahlen's Six Hours of The Glen.

    Bell, who is coming off a third place class finish at Le Mans a two-weeks ago, had the controls of the No. 23 Audi R8 LMS for today's 15-minute GTD qualifying session. Unfortunately, Bell's session did not last long. Three laps into it, IMSA gave the No. 23 Audi a black flag. Corner workers reporting seeing a fire in the rear of the car. As a result, Bell brought the car to pit lane where the crew discovered a significant gearbox issue that ended the team's qualifying session. Bell will start from the eighth row as a result of his 1:50.647 qualifying time.

  • Sebastian Landy Ready for Glen IMSA Porsche GT3 Cup Weekend

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    TAVARES, Fla. - Sebastian Landy (Great Falls, Va.) is ready for rounds seven and eight of the IMSA Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge by Yokohama doubleheader at Watkins Glen International Raceway, June 30-July 1.

    Landy is currently fifth in the driver points standings driving the Alex Job Racing prepared No.49 Porsche 911 GT. Landy has experience at the 3.4-mile, 11-turn historic racing circuit located in the Finger Lakes region of upstate New York.

  • Alex Job Racing Audi R8 LMS Ready for The Glen

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    TAVARES, Fla. - Alex Job Racing drivers Bill Sweedler (Westport, Conn.), Townsend Bell (San Luis Obispo, Calif.) and Frankie Montecalvo (Highlands, N.J.), are ready to take on the IMSA WeatherTech Sports Car Championship Sahlen's Six Hours of The Glen this weekend, June 30-July 2.

    Sweedler and Bell are coming off of a third place run in the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The duo want to carry that momentum forward this weekend at The Glen. Teammate Frankie Montecalvo has been keeping his competitive edge sharp as well since Sebring running in the Pirelli World Challenge Series. In addition to all of the drivers being in race shape the Audi R8 LMS has received favorable balance of performance (BoP) changes since the team last raced at Sebring in March.

  • WeatherTech Racing Finishes Fifth at The Glen

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    WATKINS GLEN, Ny. - WeatherTech Racing drivers Cooper MacNeil (Hinsdale, Ill.), Leh Keen (Charleston, S.C.) and Gunnar Jeannette (Salt Lake City, Ut.) finished fifth in GTD in today's running of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Sahlen's Six Hours of The Glen.

  • The Heart of Racing Finishes Third at The Glen

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    WATKINS GLEN, Ny. (July 3, 2016) - Mario Farnbacher (Germany), Alex Riberas (Spain) and Ian James (Phoenix, Az.) drove The Heart of Racing Porsche to a podium finish in today's running of the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Sahlen's Six Hours of The Glen.

  • The Heart of Racing to Start on Front Row at The Glen

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    WATKINS GLEN, Ny. - Mario Farnbacher (Germany), Alex Riberas (Spain) and Ian James (Phoenix, Az.) will start the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Sahlen's Six Hours of The Glen from the front row for tomorrow's 10:10 a.m. ET start.

  • WeatherTech Racing to Start from Sixth Row at The Glen

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    WATKINS GLEN, Ny. – WeatherTech Racing drivers Cooper MacNeil (Hinsdale, Ill.), Leh Keen (Charleston, S.C.) and Gunnar Jeannette (Salt Lake City, Ut.) will start the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Sahlen’s Six Hours of The Glen from the sixth row.

  • The Heart of Racing Ready for Six at The Glen

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    TAVARES, Fla. - Mario Farnbacher (Germany), Alex Riberas (Spain) and Ian James (Phoenix, Az.) are ready for six hours of racing at the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Sahlen's Six Hours of The Glen to run this weekend, July 1-3.

  • WeatherTech Racing Headed to The Glen for Sahlen's Six

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    TAVARES, Fla. - WeatherTech Racing drivers Cooper MacNeil (Hinsdale, Ill.), Leh Keen (Charleston, S.C.) and Gunnar Jeannette (Salt Lake City, Ut.) are ready for the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship Sahlen's Six Hours of The Glen to run at Watkins Glen International Raceway, July 1-3.

  • WeatherTech Racing Earns Top Five Finish at Watkins Glen

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    WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. - WeatherTech Racing drivers Cooper MacNeil (Hinsdale, Ill.), Leh Keen (Charleston, S.C.) and Andrew Davis (Atlanta) earned a solid top five finish in today's TUDOR United SportsCar Championship GTD class Sahlen's Six Hours of The Glen at Watkins Glen International.

  • The Heart of Racing Finishes Seventh in GTD at Watkins Glen

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    WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. - The Heart of Racing drivers Mario Farnbacher (Germany) and Ian James (Phoenix) finished seventh in the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship GTD class in today's Sahlen's Six Hours of The Glen at Watkins Glen International.

  • WeatherTech Racing Starts from Second Row in GTD Class at Watkins Glen

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    WATKINS GLEN, N.Y.- Due to bad weather conditions and standing water at Watkins Glen International, this afternoon's TUDOR United SportsCar Championship qualifying was cancelled. As a result, WeatherTech Racing drivers Cooper MacNeil (Hinsdale, Ill.), Leh Keen (Charleston, S.C.) and Andrew Davis (Atlanta) will start from the second row in the GTD class for Saturday's Sahlen's Six Hours of The Glen at Watkins Glen International.

  • The Heart of Racing Starts Fifth in GTD at Watkins Glen

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    WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. - The Heart of Racing drivers Ian James (Phoenix) and Mario Farnbacher (Germany) will start fifth in the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship GTD class for Saturday's Sahlen's Six Hours of The Glen at Watkins Glen International.

  • WeatherTech Racing Ready for Six at The Glen

    MacNeil and Keen third in points

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    TAVARES, Fla., - WeatherTech Racing drivers Cooper MacNeil, Leh Keen and Andrew Davis are ready to take on the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship Sahlen's Six Hours of The Glen at Watkins Glen International, June 26-28.  

  • The Heart of Racing Headed to The Glen for Six

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    TAVARES, Fla. - The Heart of Racing drivers Ian James and Mario Farnbacher are ready for the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship Sahlen's Six Hours of The Glen at Watkins Glen International Raceway, June 26-28.

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