BRASELTON, GEORGIA (MARCH 23, 2023) – The Trans Am Series presented by Pirelli heads to Road Atlanta for Round 3 of the 2023 season. Trans Am has been visiting the 53-year-old facility since 1972, holding 39 races at the Braselton, Georgia track.
This is the last race before Trans Am’s National Championship begins a two-month hiatus prior to Lime Rock Park on Memorial Day weekend. Once racing resumes, the schedule heats up, with five races in seven weeks.
Bennett and BridgeHaul’s Backyard
At this weekend’s Mission Foods Atlanta SpeedTour, Trans Am will be joined by the Atlanta-based, woman-owned Bennett Family of Companies and BridgeHaul as they host an employee weekend at the track and sponsor both the TA/XGT/SGT/GT and Big Machine Vodka SPIKED Coolers TA2 Series races. Saturday’s TA/XGT/SGT/GT event will be called the Bennett/BridgeHaul Classic, and Sunday’s TA2 race will be titled the Bennett/BridgeHaul 100. The command for Sunday’s TA2 Series race will be given by Marcia Taylor (Owner and CEO of Bennett Family of Companies) and XGT racer and Sebring winner Danny Lowry (VP of Bennett Family of Companies).
Five drivers in this weekend’s races are sponsored by Bennett and BridgeHaul, including:
Danny Lowry, No. 42 BridgeHaul/Bennett Mercedes AMG GT3
Tyler Hoffman, No. 43 BridgeHaul/Bennett Mercedes AMG GT3
Ricky Sanders, No. 18 BridgeHaul/Bennett/Pitboxes.com Porsche 991.1
Michael Attaway, No. 91 Bennett/BridgeHaul/Pitboxes.com Audi R8
Thomas Merrill, No. 26 Bennett/HP Tuners/Mike Cope Race Cars Ford Mustang
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**For more information or any media inquiries, please contact Jessica Trippy with the Trans Am Series at 312-933-7883 or firstname.lastname@example.org**