ALMS // Team Falken Tire – Meet & Greet
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The American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón is a pillar of the world’s premier sports car racing series. With its multi-class racing among exotic and technically advanced prototypes and legendary GT sports cars like Porsche, Ferrari, Corvette, BMW and SRT Viper, the Series gives fans non-stop action on track and an open and friendly paddock, while providing manufacturers with a real-life laboratory to push the limits of automotive innovation and technology.
Saddle up this Sunday, September 1, 2013 for the Challenge Grand Prix. Few lucky racers will be selected to race at K1 Speed Austin with Team Falken Tire drivers Wolf Henzler and Bryan Sellers!
// Meet & Greet //
ALMS Team Falken Tire drivers, Wolf Henzler and Bryan Sellers. Autographs and photo opps available during the event.
// Contest //
Winners of the Challenge GP in Austin, Houston and San Antonio on September 1st will be selected to race on Team Wolf & Team Bryan. Fasted p1 racer will receive a pair of tickets to the ALMS race!
K1 Speed Austin
2500 McHale Ct.
Austin, TX 78758
Phone: (512) 271-5475
// Race //
Circuit of the Americas
September 19-21 2013
// Team Details //
After a highly successful effort in 2012, Team Falken Tire and Walker Racing return for another competitive season in the 2013 American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón with 2013-spec Porsche 911 GT3 RSR. … Racing a Porsche in 2011, the team took its first victory at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Challenge when Falken’s rain tires expertly outperformed all other manufacturers in heavy rain conditions. … Bryan Sellers and factory driver Wolf Henzler drove the team to victory twice in the 2011 season and also earned four additional top-five finishes in nine events. … At the end of the season, Team Falken Tire was awarded the “For the Fans” award as the organization with the biggest impact on ALMS and sports car racing in 2011. … Falken boasts wide selection of high-performance consumer and racing tires and recently claimed the 2011 Formula Drift championship with Team Falken veteran Daijiro “Dai” Yoshihara, driving the Discount Tire/Falken Tire Nissan 240SX. … Falken Tire continues to introduce new tires for multiple purposes that fit the needs of its customers. Falken Tire focuses on high performance, using innovation and technology gleaned from both the laboratory and the racetrack.