DAYTONA – The Nissan Altima Coupe of Lara Tallman and Vesko Kozarov posted the fastest time in the ST class at the morning practice session prior to today’s 1:45 EST start of the Continental Tire Challenge 250 at Daytona Motor Speedway. Kozarov was at the wheel when the car clocked an average speed of 101.59 mph on the 3.56-mile Daytona road course.
“We came here from Salt Lake City to win,” said driver and team co-owner Lara Tallman. “It’s a big field today and it’s going to be pretty crowded out there, but we are ready to go and feel like we have a car that can win today.”
Two Nissan Altima Coupes from Skullcandy Racing will race in the ST class at Daytona today, while The Nissan Motorsports/Doran Racing Nissan 370Z will start from the 13th position in the larger GS class With BJ Zacharias and Tim Bell co-piloting.
Live timing and scoring is available during the event at grand-am.com/ and the race will be televised in its entirety on SPEED TV on Sat Feb 2 at 4:00 pm ET/3:00 pm Central.