GT Celebration crew profile: Autometrics Motorsports
GT Celebration welcomes opponents of all skills and all expertise ranges both individually or as a part of a crew. Collection opponents come from all around the United States, bringing a number of completely different producers collectively to benefit from the observe.
Autometrics Motorsports is a full-service street race facility based mostly in Charleston, S.C. Owned and operated by Gordon, Cory and Adam Friedman, the crew gives trackside help companies to drivers from all around the U.S. Drivers can retailer their vehicles at their store after which obtain engineering help on the observe. The vehicles they’re racing usually require specialised data, tooling and tools to soundly function. Autometrics gives drivers a managed technique to get entangled in racing and share this help. Cory and the crew have raced in virtually each sports activities automobile collection within the U.S. starting from newbie degree membership racing to skilled collection together with IMSA and SRO. GT Celebration is the latest collection so as to add to its checklist.The corporate additionally helps different groups that require larger-scale engineering help resembling full engine and gearbox rebuilds.
Autometrics has lately upgraded from a 4,800 sq. foot workshop with a separate 7,000 sq. foot warehouse that was down the road. The brand new, purpose-built facility that opened earlier this 12 months accommodates the rising operation with 22,500 sq. ft of dynamic area. The brand new constructing is absolutely built-in with 10,000 sq. ft for the workshop and workplace, 10,000 sq. ft for the warehouse, and a 2,500 sq. foot open bay for dyno testing and deep cleansing.
Autometrics focuses their competitors within the jap a part of the US and has thus far raced at Highway Atlanta with GTC collection however sit up for competing in another East Coast occasion weekends.
“I had a fantastic expertise with GT Celebration at Highway Atlanta, mentioned crew driver Shannon Herford. “The sector was various and aggressive, however not overcrowded, which gave a fantastic alternative to put down some quick laps with out visitors. The whole observe time was virtually double what we now have seen in different collection. Everybody inside GTC was extraordinarily skilled but in addition offered a pleasant paddock ambiance to calm down and get to know the opposite drivers. It was, for sure, probably the greatest collection that I’ve participated in.”