Sebring: The Racer's Group second race notes

The Racer's Group: 5 Hours into the 12 Hours of Sebring. Sebring, FL. -- Mar. 15, 2003 -- Five hours into the grueling 12 Hours of Sebring, the three Monster Cable/mail2web.com Porsche 911 GT3 RS es were in 3rd, 7th and 8th positions. The ...

The Racer's Group: 5 Hours into the 12 Hours of Sebring.

Sebring, FL. -- Mar. 15, 2003 -- Five hours into the grueling 12 Hours of Sebring, the three Monster Cable/mail2web.com Porsche 911 GT3 RS es were in 3rd, 7th and 8th positions. The drivers are into their second stints, and are holding strong in the heat of Sebring.

Eliseo Salazar piloted the #66 Monster Cable/mail2web.com Porsche 911 GT3 RS to 3rd position on the GT grid and 17th overall He had a flawless stint in the car. Kevin Buckler, team owner of The Racer's Group, is currently in the driver's seat.

Michael Schrom exited the #67 car a bit overheated, as his cool suit had developed a slight operating problem. Schrom will re-hydrate, and get ready for his third stint in the car, tentatively scheduled for 6 p.m. EST. According to Michelin tire engineers, the track surface is 90 degrees Fahrenheit, and the ambient air temperature 85 degrees.

Cort Wagner exited the #68 car in good spirits. "The car's going great, and we're in a good rhythm. We're playing it smart, because at this race, if you lose your focus for even a second, you're done. We're going to keep plugging away at it." Monster is the world's leading manufacturer of high performance cables for home, car and professional use as well as computers and computer games. Monster Power®, a division of Monster Cable, provides AC power conditioning and protection products as well as a complete line of PowerCells.

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The Racer's Group is a manufacturer and distributor of high performance Porsche parts, an engine and chassis building and tuning facility, a full service Porsche prep facility, and a professional race team. Additionally, they provide electrical and mechanical engineering services, driver development and "arrive and drive" services. They are also the North American distributor of the UNICHIP, a fully programmable piggyback computer system that enhances the performance of streetcars and currently support approximately 130 dealers in the U.S. The Racer's Group is based at Infineon Raceway, formerly Sears Point Raceway, in Sonoma, Calif.

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Series ALMS
Drivers Eliseo Salazar , Kevin Buckler , Michael Schrom , Cort Wagner