Mid-Ohio: The Racer's Group Friday practice

The Racer's Group GT Class Combined/GTS and GT practice sessions No. 66 had a lot of understeering issues during the car’s first run since winning the GT class at the 24 Hours of Le Mans two weeks ago. During the session’s first...

The Racer's Group
GT Class
Combined/GTS and GT practice sessions

No. 66 had a lot of understeering issues during the car’s first run since winning the GT class at the 24 Hours of Le Mans two weeks ago. During the session’s first black flag, team owner and driver Kevin Buckler brought the car in the brake pedal extension was adjusted and the crew switched out the steering wheel.

Kevin Buckler–

"This was a good shakedown, we needed this session to work on some things and we made good use of our time out there. We have completely changed the suspension and will make more changes for tomorrow. Overall, the car feels ok."

Back at home

Local driver B.J. Zacharias is happy to be on his home track and driving with The Racer’s Group, his first time with the team since the Rolex 24 at Daytona.

B.J. Zacharias

"I don’t remember all those bumps out there! It was like driving on a highway. It feels good to be back behind the wheel of the Porsche GT3."

Last lap out– seventh in class

Quickest lap– 1:29.276

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Series ALMS
Drivers Kevin Buckler