Farnbacher Loles Sets Rolex 24 Lineup

Farnbacher Loles Racing will continue its strong association with Porsche in 2009. The team will again support six Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series presented by Crown Royal Cask No. 16 GT-class Porsche 911 GT3 machines at the season-opening Rolex 24 of Daytona on Jan. 24 - 25. The initial lineup includes drivers from nine countries and five continents.

Porsche factory driver Wolf Henzler of of NĂ¼rtingen, Germany, and Richard Westbrook of London, England, will do double duty in the 24-hour race. They are both slated to drive the No. 87 Porsche GT3 with Werner and Leh Keen of Charleston, S.C. Henzler will also drive the No. 85 Farnbacher Loles/Children's Tumor Foundation Porsche GT3 with Michael Gomez of Madison, Ala., Daniel Graeff of Miami and Ron Yarab Jr. of Poland, Ohio. Westbrook will also team with Steve Johnson of Bristol, Va., Dave Lacey of Toronto (born in Durban, South Africa) and Robert Nearn of London, England, in the No. 88 Porsche GT3.

Asia, Europe and the United States will be represented in the No. 86 Porsche GT3, with drivers Dominik Farnbacher of Ansbach, Germany; Eric Lux of Jacksonville, Fla.; and Matthew Marsh of Hong Kong. Steve Johnson of Bristol, Va., Dave Lacey of Toronto and Robert Nearn of London, England, will share driving duty in the No. 88 Porsche GT3. The team's No. 89 Porsche GT3 will be driven by Giacomo Petrobelli of Padona, Italy; Robert Renauer of Jedenhofen, Germany; Giacomo Ricci of Baveno, Italy; Gabrio Rosa of Bergamo, Italy; and Allan Simonsen of Melbourne, Australia (born in Odense, Denmark).

Farnbacher Loles will also support the No. 64 JLowe Racing Porsche GT3 for drivers Jim Lowe of Bryn Mawr, Pa.; Jim Pace of Ridgeland, Miss.; Tim Sugden of Leeds, England; and Johannes van Overbeek of San Francisco.

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