Mike Hedlund

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Mike Hedlund
HOMETOWN: Woodside, CA
AGE: 41

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Pirelli World Challenge GTSA 45 Flying Lizard Motorsports Audi R8 LMS GT4

Flying Lizard Motorsports
Audi R8 LMS GT4

Personal Information

Single. Lists daily driver as a Porsche Turbo S; favorite food as beer and tacos; favorite TV show as Rick and Morty.

Driving Highlights

2017: Started three GTA races

Previously: First race was at Buttonwillow, California, SCCA Club Racing, March 11th, 2011 in a Porsche GT3 Cup, finished 1st in class, 3rd overall. SCCA licens-ing school at Thunderhill in January 2011. SCCA and NASA Club racing in 2011. IMSA GT3 Cup Challenge in September 2011 at Laguna Seca – finished 1st and 3rd including a pole position in the Gold class. First professional race, January 26th 2012 Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona in a Porsche GT3 Cup. 2012 Grand–Am Rolex GT in a Ferrari 458 Italia, Porsche Supercup at Spa–Francorchamps in Belgium, Ferrari Challenge and ALMS GTC podium finish at the 2012 Petit Le Mans. 2013 full season in the ALMS GTC class driving the gold Hertz Porsche resulting in three podiums. Also drove the ESM Ferrari 458 Italia at the 24 Hours of Daytona, 6 Hours of the Glen, Laguna Seca and Circuit of the Americas. Finished out 2013 co–driving the #8 Starworks Daytona Prototype at the Grand–Am season and series finale at Lime Rock Park. In 2014, started five races in GT with top finish at Sonoma (4th). In 2015, started seven GTA races. In 2016, started two GT Cup races, recording two Top-5s.