The Alley

GT – Flying Lizard Porsche, Risi Ferrari Secure Michelin 1-2 at Mosport

Michelin didn’t only go 1-2 overall and in prototypes at Mosport, but they also accomplished the feat in the highly competitive GT class for the third time this season. Flying Lizard Porsche led home Risi Ferrari on the day. Joerg Bergmeister and Patrick Long secured their class-leading fourth win in eight races this season. They trailed the No. 92 Rahal Letterman BMW during the middle portion of the race, but took the lead just...

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Tire Insider – Dijyano – Mosport

Andrew Simrell is the Michelin race tire engineer working with the Extreme Speed Motorsports Ferrari team. A Georgia Tech graduate, Simrell currently works as a test driver at the Michelin proving grounds. He has previously worked as the Michelin race tire engineer with the Highcroft, Tafel, and Muscle Milk Team CytoSport teams. For 2010 he is assigned to the new Patron-sponsored two-car Ferrari ESM team. The team races a pair of...

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Bruni, Bergmeister Lead Michelin 1-2 in GT Qualifying

Bruni, Bergmeister Lead Michelin 1-2 in GT Qualifying Risi Competizione Ferrari’s Gianmaria (Gimmi) Bruni and Flying Lizard Porsche’s Joerg Bergmeister led a Michelin 1-2- in GT category qualifying for Sunday’s Mobil 1 Grand of Mosport. Bruni’s pole lap of 1:17.160 gave him the pole by 0.3 seconds over Bergmeister’s #45 Porsche.  Tommy Milner put a BMW Rahal Letterman Racing car #92 third. Corvette...

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FLASH–Risi Double Whammy

FLASH—Risi Double Whammy After turning in an impressive 1-2 performance in Friday testing, the Risi Competizione Ferrari team has been hit by a pair of body shots here today.  Car #61 driver Pierre Kaffer hit the outside wall at the exit of the very fast turn one, spun and then contacted the inside wall during the morning practice. He was examined and released at a local hospital with no injuries. His #61 Risi Ferrari F430 GT, which...

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Lizard’s Leap

The Lizards Leap Mired in the eighth spot after Friday testing, the defending ALMS GT champion Flying Lizard Porsche of Joerg Bergmeister and Patrick Long leapt to the top of the timesheet in Saturday morning practice. Second was the #62 Risi Competizione Ferrari of Gimmi Bruni and Jaime Melo, followed by the #4 of Corvette Racing’s Oliver Gavin and Jan Magnussen. The #92 Rahal Letterman BMW of Bill Auberlen and Tommy Milner...

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