SCB Racing makes its debut appearance in the 2012 GT3 Cup Challenge Canada Series sanctioned by the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA). A partnership with Toronto’s only Premier Porsche Dealer, Downtown Porsche, is announced for the season.
Toronto, Ontario (SportsCarBoutique) May 18, 2012 — SportsCarBoutique, the Greater Toronto Area’s leading Performance and Tuning Shop announces it’s participation in the IMSA sanctioned Development Racer Series: GT3 Cup Canada by Michelin. Its racing division, SCB Racing, has prepped two race cars for the 2012 season. First, the number 48 car, driven by Ilker Starck owner of SportsCarBoutique. Second, the number 38 car, driven by Andrew Danyliw a lawyer practicing in Toronto focused on the areas of property development and commercial real estate.
The GT3 Cup Canada by Michelin is the fastest growing Series in North America. With over 20 Porsche GT3 Cup Challenge events held worldwide it has grown from a field of 7 entries in 2011 to 23 entries for the opening race of the season this Victoria Day Weekend at the Canadian Motorsports Park, formerly known as Mosport.
The involvement of Downtown Porsche (www.dfcporsche.com) with SportsCarBoutique (www.sportscarboutique.com) was a natural fit as both companies strive for perfection and excellent customer service.
SCB Racing owner and driver, Ilker Starck, states “The Porsche GT3 Cup series has been of great interest to me personally and to our business. We were thrilled about the opportunity to partner with a Premier Porsche dealer in our hometown and enter a car into the Platinum class.
Downtown Porsche President and Manager, Helen Ching-Kircher adds “During our first meeting with Mr. Starck, I was immediately impressed by his knowledge, vision and passion for SCB Racing. He is a man of integrity and that integrity is apparent in his presentation.”
SCB Racing would like to recognize their associate sponsors: 3M / Trimline, MOTUL and Vaughan Fine Touch.
Established in 2010, SportsCarBoutique is the Canadian Distributor of Pagid Racing Pads, BMC Air Filters, RSS, and Alpinestars Racing Gear. Located just north of Toronto, its location boasts a retail shop, service equipped with state of the art equipment and wholesale warehouse.