PHILADELPHIA, April 29, 2022 (World NEWSWIRE) — RDS Automotive Group and Forty7 Motorsports announce a new partnership to compete in the Worldwide Motor Sports Association’s (IMSA) Lamborghini Super Trofeo North The us Series. This will be Forty7 Motorsports’ to start with enterprise into the Lamborghini Tremendous Trofeo North America Series, in which they will be managing two vehicles provided by Lamborghini Greenwich and Lamborghini Philadelphia.
Forty7 Motorsports has been competing in several collection in just IMSA because 2016, including Porsche GT3 Cup, Prototype Problem, IMSA Pilot Obstacle, and their existing ongoing efforts in the flagship WeatherTech LMP3 Sequence. As a staff, Forty7 Motorsports has been observing the Lamborghini Tremendous Trofeo Sequence carefully for several yrs. 2022 will finally see them on the grid with two cars originally and an expansion to four cars and trucks mid-time.
“In testing, we have observed a obvious enhancement in the new cars and trucks as a result of driver suggestions as very well as faster lap occasions. A lot of of the elements to entire the upgrades have been subjected to the world wide delays in delivery, which has pushed a good deal of function to these ultimate a few months, but the crew arrived together and bought the career accomplished. Squadra Corse has crafted an outstanding series on and off the keep track of for the teams and its seller associates. Forty7 Motorsports and RDS have been a pure match, not only from a geographical viewpoint, but also simply because we both of those have a shared understanding of the benefit motorsports provide to a significant-profile manufacturer like Lamborghini,” stated Garrett Kletjian, crew principal of Forty7 Motorsports. He added “Forty7 Motorsports had beforehand been supporting RDS clients on the racetrack in other models. This permitted us to showcase our special skillset, though setting up a partnership with Michael Romano, who oversees Motorsport for RDS.”
RDS Automotive Group is persistently centered on the motorsports heritage associated with its brands, and will go on expanding into thrilling new ventures this kind of as the Tremendous Trofeo Sequence. “We are delighted to be a part of Forty7 Motorsports for the 2022 Lamborghini Super Trofeo period and are self-confident they will represent us very well. We count on Wyatt Schwab and Nick Parmelee to complete with a podium place this year,” stated Robert DiStanislao, president of RDS Automotive Group. Michael Romano, Director of Motorsport for RDS Automotive Team additional, “Owning a presence in pro racing, especially the Lamborghini Tremendous Trofeo Sequence, is evidence of just how fully commited we are to the brand names we market, our associates and our shoppers. Becoming in the higher-stop luxurious super auto company, quite a few of our clients want to go from enjoying their cars on the highway to dealing with them at their peak, on legendary racetracks close to the entire world.”
For the opening function of the year, the team will head to WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca with cars and trucks representing Lamborghini Philadelphia and Lamborghini Greenwich. Drivers for the Philadelphia auto are Wyatt Schwab and Nick Parmelee. Wyatt has been with Forty7 Motorsports due to the fact 2019, when at the age of 17 drove in their LMP3 software. Wyatt provides his speed and knowledge to the software as he accepts the new challenges of driving the Lamborghini Tremendous Trofeo EVO2 car. Nick Parmelee has been racing and coaching in Arizona and Nevada for several a long time. He has knowledge driving the preceding generation Lamborghini Super Trofeo cars and trucks and welcomes the chance to contend with the new EVO2 car in official sequence opposition. The Lamborghini Greenwich vehicle will be a piloted by a one driver, Jake Walker. Jake is a 16 12 months old from Valley Forge, PA that is no stranger to Forty7 Motorsports. He has been part of the Forty7 family due to the fact competing for the Forty7 Karting group at age 10 and went on to turn into the United States Champion in Rotax Kart opposition. Jake has designed a easy changeover to these 670hp Lamborghini Super Trofeo cars and has impressed in testing.
The tenth version of the Tremendous Trofeo North The united states will get underway in Laguna Seca on the weekend of April 29 by May perhaps 1, and will culminate with the closing spherical at Virginia International Raceway, Aug. 26 through the 28. The continent’s champions will be topped in Portimão, on Nov. 2 by way of the 4th. For collection and routine data, visit IMSA.com.
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