Lira Motorsports Driver Ricardo Flores Ready For The Roar Before The 24
Lima, Peru native Ricardo Flores will be at Daytona International Speedway behind the wheel of an IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge Series Ford Mustang Boss 302 on January 9th-11th for the Roar Before the Rolex 24.
The annual event features the sports cars of the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship and the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge testing on the 3.56-mile road course in preparation for their season-opening events.
Flores is a four-time Sports Car Club of America (SCCA) race winner. He has also won the Six Hours of Peru and has two Rally race wins in Peru as well. Additionally, he has three top ten finishes in NASCAR Whelen All-American Series competition.
The Lira Motorsports driver will be in the No. 10 Racers Edge Motorsports Ford Mustang Boss 302. One of the premier teams in North American road racing, Racers Edge has been winning races and capturing championships for over 20 years.
He will be sharing the driving duties with Racers Edge driver Nick Galante, who drove for Racers Edge in four Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge races last year. Galante has multiple wins and championships in Formula cars, GT cars and professional Karting.
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