I was a mechanic on Al Holbert's Lowenbrau Porsche 962 from '84-'87, and we did a top speed "contest" at TRC against Tim Richmond's NASCAR stock car. The contest was put on by Road & Track, and there was a dynamite cover photo later of both cars on the banking and a great story about the day by the great Joe Rusz. I still have the issue. I was fortunate enough to be with Al and Holbert Racing during all of the many race wins and championship years, but that day at TRC was one of the most fun and most memorable of all them.
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