Gallery: Grand Am on track at the Porsche 250

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It seems that yours truly has been replaced as The Garage Blog’s official on track shooter. Scott Simmons is much more adept at following the machines at speed, as the shot above (and others in the gallery) shows. I think I should just stick to the fun paddock and pit shots where I belong.

The shot above is actor Patrick Dempsey (ok, so we’ll assume it’s him) in the #40 Mazda RX-8 during the Porsche 250 at Barber Motorsports Park. There is a huge gallery of on track action after the break.
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Gallery: Porsche 250 weekend at Barber Motorsports Park

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What could be a better combo than Playboy Playmates and race cars? Well, I suppose there could be a few things, but not many. Our roving Southern connection, Sister Karin & Bro inlaw Scott ventured out to Barber Motorsports Park in Birmingham, Alabama last weekend for the Porsche 250 Grand Am event with camera in hand. The sights went far beyond Playmates, as there was cars, bikes and even a few airplanes. Of course Scott was decent enough to grab at least one shot of Hef’s girls before Karin beat the daylights out of him! I’m told there are more pics to follow over the coming days.

Huge slideshow after the break
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