6 Hours of race at the amazing Laguna Seca with the American Le Mans Series

6 Hours Of Racing Pleasure At Laguna Seca With The American Le Mans Series

Starting on a rather fresh and very foggy day, the little Mazda MX5 are already screaming around the unique bends, twists and famed cork screw of the Laguna Seca Raceway. After that it was 6 hours of familiar faces, some returning Aston Martin and Lotus and with a touch of Hollywood with Patrick Dempsey and his team.

American Le Mans Series, LMP & C. The favorite to beat is still the Muscle Milk Pickett Racing team where Lucas Luhr and Klaus Graf were leading the way, in the beginning followed closely by the Dyson Racing Team in the LMP1 class that eventually finished 23rd. The LMP2 is where the race was heating up between Conquest Endurance, Dempsey Racing and the favorite, Level 5 Motorsports.

Michelin Green Challenge. The challenge within the challenge is the green challenge. Muscle Milk Picket Racing, Dempsey Racing and Core Autosport are the teams to watch in the green racing. In the warm up practice the first two spots were held by Level 5 and Core Autosport Challenge cars 05 and 7. Finally Muscle Milk Picket Racing’s number 6 Graf comes and reestablishes the pecking order. The Michelin Green Challenge victory was the sixth in MICHELIN GREEN X Challenge competition and went to the Aston Martin team and the first for the British factory based team. In second place of the MICHELIN GREEN X Challenge award and the third time was for Ferrari for the Houston based Risi Competizione Ferrari team, which took the lead in the final three laps of the race only to lose fuel pressure and drop to third at the flag.

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