SVRA Watkins Glen International 2018


After 14 cars to look after at Lime Rock ‘s Historic Festival over Labor Day Weekend, The VRS crew and crew chief Tim Ritchie needed a break!  SVRA’s Watkins Glen only allowed a days down time between unload and reload but proved just the ticket.  Late cancellations, rain and a low track time event schedule made it happen!


On Grid for Saturdays sprint race and backed  up by some awfully quick machinery


Jim Lenehan at speed. He is on Watkins Glen pit straight in his trusty Porsche 914-6 on his way to a 6th overall and 2nd in class for a podium finish on Saturday.


So, How did Tim get a break?   Well,  Jim only ran his Porsche 914-6  Qualifying 5th and finishing 6th overall & 2nd in class!!  Well done Jim.  More breaks:  Rain on-off & a Sunday forecast for more.  A crazy 8AM enduro time slot declined & short sessions all event = pack up Saturday.  Jim opted not to run the lonely Swift S2000 pictured right and which is now available.  It’s a very good value.