The NASA Western Endurance Racing Championship’s 6 hour race is next weekend, August 5th 2017, at Utah Motorsports Campus in Tooele, UT. Local Utah Team, Pink Ribbon Racing / Makes & Models has invited Michele Abbate to co-drive their Supercharged Subaru BRZ in the event. Toby Crawford,
Check out the latest daily transmission episode from the Hoonigans at the Donut Garage for Michele Abbate’s GRR Racing Scion FRS Build Breakdown: [embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ibSYKg4uins[/embedyt] From Smart Car space races to a big burnout on racing compound tires, it was definitely a good time!
After joining the Pedder’s Racing Team in Australia for the Bathurst 6 Hour, both teams benefited from being in each other’s company. Michele Abbate, team owner and driver for GRR Racing and Crew Chief Anthony Philleo took some excellent data, knowledge, and findings home with them after returning to the states.
The GRR Racing team has always kept weight reduction on their side since the initial build of their Toyota 86 in 2014. One of the first modifications to the race car was a light weight battery, but now, the team is excited to announce their new partnership with Antigravity Batteries!