TRG Puts Three in Top Ten at Barber
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Birmingham, AL:TRG put three of its Porsche GT cars in the top ten at the Grand-Am Rolex Series Porsche 250 presented by Legacy Credit Union run at Barber Motorsports Park. Craig Stanton and Iron Man John Potter led the TRG brigade with an eighth place finish.

John Potter pulled triple duty today behind the wheel of the No. 41 Magnus Racing Porsche KONI Sports Car Challenge car, the No. 65 Magnus Racing/TRG Porsche GT3 as well as the No. 66 AXA/Wealth Management Strategies/TRG Porsche GT3. Potter and teammate Craig Stanton took the "Buckler Cup" as the top placing TRG GT car today coming home in eighth.

"It was a lot of fun today driving three cars," Potter said. "I was a little nervous in the GT race because the 66 and 65 cars are slightly different. Craig and I had a really good day in the 65 car with an eighth place finish. We have been able to put together a string of good finishes the last few races. The 66 car was good as well and I finished behind myself in ninth in that car."

"Andy and Spence are gentleman," Stanton said. "The three of us were running together for the last ten laps and they raced us clean and helped us to a good finish. The 65 team is gaining momentum every outing. John Potter is getting better every race. He took Iron Man status today. He likes to drive a lot and that is good. The car was good today. The tires would hang in there for 20 laps and then give up pretty quickly. I was able to manage them all of the way and then used them up to stay ahead of Andy and Spencer at the end."

Spencer Pumpelly had the No. 66 AXA/Wealth Management Strategies/TRG Porsche GT3 as a high as fourth today. Sharing with John Potter, Pumpelly was able to bring the car home in ninth.

"We had a pretty extreme tire situation today," Pumpelly said. "As a result we went with a pretty extreme setup. It was a gamble. I think we went too far over the edge with it and it affected the speed of the car. We are hanging in there. It was a tough day for all of the Porsches. The tires wouldn't last a fuel stint. The guys with the freshest tires won the race today. Pretty disappointing when it comes down to that aspect."

Justin Marks started the No. 67 Construct Corps/Kartel Motorsports/No Fear Energy Drinks/Voodoo Ride/K1 Speed/Gemstone Winery/TRG Porsche GT3 and was able to move up to seventh during his stint. On lap 16 he reported contact in the rear from a DP car. This eventually manifested itself into a flat rear tire that he had to nurse all the way around from turn one. Andy Lally got in the car and was able to make-up time and bring the 67 car home in Tenth.
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