1998 Porsche/Watkins Glen Double 50th Anniversary
Brian Redman’s 50/50 at Watkins Glen International was a great weekend. We not only saw history, but made history. It was announced on Sunday by the President of PCNA that we were part of the largest gathering of Porsche race cars in history. Over 350 cars!! Walking thru the garage and paddocks was like being in a time capsule. RSK, RSR, Spyder, Gmund cars 906, 908, 917, 935, 962, Can Am, Moby Dick, Long Tail, you name it, they were there and they were racing on the track.
Jersey Shore’s Mike Bavaro, Mario LoMedico and Ray & Tom Ross set-up camp inside turn 11. We all made Friday’s practice session. Brian Redman used PCA rules and classifications, but the genius was to mix the PCA racing into the vintage event. He and his son, James, did a great job. Saturday morning’s [...]