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by tpatton
Sat Oct 14, 2017 9:11 am
Forum: Motorsport / Competition
Topic: SCCA Runoffs at Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Replies: 8
Views: 1235

Re: SCCA Runoffs at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

SCCA just posted the live TV video for GT2

www.scca.com/videos/2033605
by tpatton
Mon Oct 02, 2017 1:41 pm
Forum: Motorsport / Competition
Topic: SCCA Runoffs at Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Replies: 8
Views: 1235

Re: SCCA Runoffs at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

SCCA actually had live broadcast of the race, it will be available later to watch on demand in a couple of weeks. With 36 cars taking the green and over 60 cars in 3 of the qualifying sessions we had 2 goals at the beginning of the week. Goal 1 do not get involved in an accident trying to pass slow...
by tpatton
Fri Sep 08, 2017 12:16 pm
Forum: Motorsport / Competition
Topic: SCCA Runoffs at Indianapolis Motor Speedway
Replies: 8
Views: 1235

SCCA Runoffs at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

Team Tiger will be at IMS Grand Prix road course for the SCCA Runoffs, Barry is crewing and a second Tiger from the west coast is also attending (Leroy Lacy). There are 37 cars entered in GT2 so the competition is deep and fierce. If you are in the area after the United this is a bucket list event ...
by tpatton
Thu Jul 13, 2017 12:12 pm
Forum: Motorsport / Competition
Topic: Gingerman Majors July 8th and 9th next for Team Tiger
Replies: 1
Views: 514

Re: Gingerman Majors July 8th and 9th next for Team Tiger

Absolutely great weather in South Haven MI this past weekend! Low humidity and sunny skies, great weather for racing. The car was very quick qualifying 3rd both days and finishing 6th on Saturday after a post race penalty for passing under the yellow (more later) and 3rd on Sunday. Both races were ...
by tpatton
Sun Jul 02, 2017 12:06 pm
Forum: Motorsport / Competition
Topic: Gingerman Majors July 8th and 9th next for Team Tiger
Replies: 1
Views: 514

Gingerman Majors July 8th and 9th next for Team Tiger

Team Tiger heads to the shores of Lake Michigan (South Haven MI)for our last race before the SCCA Runoffs. We are the 1st group so all the action is before noon both days with race on Saturday around 10am and Sunday's race 10:30. There are over 200 cars entered for the event and the track is a grea...
by tpatton
Wed Jun 28, 2017 1:10 pm
Forum: Motorsport / Competition
Topic: Watkins Glen International next for Team Tiger
Replies: 5
Views: 797

Re: Watkins Glen International next for Team Tiger

The weekend started out very poorly with the rear end breaking the pinion gear in the 1st session of the test day. We put the backup unit in and did make the final session and the car was quick, so all the work was worth it. There were some light rain showers Friday so practice and the 1st qualifyi...
by tpatton
Mon Jun 19, 2017 12:05 pm
Forum: Motorsport / Competition
Topic: Watkins Glen International next for Team Tiger
Replies: 5
Views: 797

Watkins Glen International next for Team Tiger

Team Tiger heads to the Northeast this weekend June 22 thru Sunday the 25th for the iconic Watkins Glen race track. Testing is Thursday, practice and qualifying 1 is Friday, Saturday is qualifying session 2 and our 1st race that afternoon. Sunday's race is before lunch. This is the final Hoosier Su...
by tpatton
Fri Jun 09, 2017 4:53 pm
Forum: Motorsport / Competition
Topic: Team Tiger at Indy!
Replies: 1
Views: 468

Team Tiger at Indy!

After trying for 4 years we finally got to do laps at speed on the IMS road course. Barry and Hugh were also able to make it and we all had a blast! We ran 2 sessions Thursday morning courtesy of SAAC (Shelby Club). Here is a link for the in car camera. https://www.youtube.com/attribution_link?a=2E...
by tpatton
Mon Jun 05, 2017 12:34 pm
Forum: Motorsport / Competition
Topic: Mid Ohio Hoosier Super Tour
Replies: 1
Views: 489

Mid Ohio Hoosier Super Tour

This past weekend was quite eventful. The plan was to test on Thursday afternoon to dial in the new shock package. With the weekend weather forecast predicting wet weather looked like Thursday and the 2 sessions on Friday would be the best all weekend. Unfortunately on the 2nd lap of the test day we...
by tpatton
Mon May 15, 2017 12:28 pm
Forum: Motorsport / Competition
Topic: Team Tiger next race at Pittsburgh International Race Compl, Wampum, PA
Replies: 3
Views: 753

Re: Team Tiger next race at Pittsburgh International Race Compl, Wampum, PA

Yes they used the full course, they actually had just repaved the older south course so it was a very good surface. We struggled with learning the circuit in testing on Friday but by end of day had a good idea where to be. We qualified 4th in GT2 5th overall and finished 2nd in class 3rd overall in...
by tpatton
Wed May 10, 2017 11:48 am
Forum: Motorsport / Competition
Topic: Team Tiger next race at Pittsburgh International Race Compl, Wampum, PA
Replies: 3
Views: 753

Team Tiger next race at Pittsburgh International Race Compl, Wampum, PA

We are headed out to Pitt Race this Mother's Day weekend for the SCCA Majors races. The weather looks a little iffy for Friday's test day but Saturday and Sunday are looking much better. This will be our first trip to Pitt Race and heard many nice things about the revitalized track. As always if yo...
by tpatton
Mon Apr 17, 2017 12:34 pm
Forum: Motorsport / Competition
Topic: Virginia International Raceway (VIR) next up
Replies: 6
Views: 1338

Re: Virginia International Raceway (VIR) next up

The weekend was a success. Thursday testing went without a hitch and car was fast right off the trailer. In first qualifying we ended up 3rd in class. 2nd qualifying Saturday morning I missed the jetting a bit and we got overtaken by 2 more GT2 cars. There were 7 of the 11 GT2 cars together on the ...
by tpatton
Mon Apr 03, 2017 11:36 am
Forum: Motorsport / Competition
Topic: Virginia International Raceway (VIR) next up
Replies: 6
Views: 1338

Virginia International Raceway (VIR) next up

Dynoed repaired motor Friday and all is well. Already 330 cars entered for the April 14th thru 16th VIR Hoosier Super Tour. 10 GT2s with several Trans Am cars getting some testing in at our event. It is Easter Sunday weekend but we will be on track Friday and Saturday as well so if you make it to V...

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