Preston Calvert

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Preston Calvert
HOMETOWN: Potomac, MD
AGE: 62

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Pirelli World Challenge GTA 77 Calvert Dynamics Porsche 911 GT3 R

Calvert Dynamics
Porsche 911 GT3 R

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Pirelli World Challenge GTAX 77 Calvert Dynamics Porsche 911 GT3 R


Porsche 911 GT3 R

Personal Information

Married for 37 years to Margaret Guerin-Calvert with one daughter. Began racing after losing 125 pounds (from 300 pounds to 175 pounds) in late 2012-early 2013. Racing has been part of a major positive life change for me.

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Driving Highlights

2016: Made starts in three classes (GTA, GT Cup, SprintX GT). Won two races in SprintX GT.

Previously: First race: NJMP Series – SCCA Majors, 06/01/13, Chevrolet Corvette, Touring–1, finished 3rd. Skip Barber MX–5 Winter Series, 2012–13. SCCA Majors Series, 2013, 2014. IMSA Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge, GS class, nine races (of 12). Milestones include: SCCA Majors Series – Touring–1, 2013, only able to compete in four races, but finished with one 2nd and two 3rd’s, qualified for Runoffs in rookie year. 2014: finished 2nd in Eastern Conference and 2nd in National Points, won two races, at Palm Beach and Watkins Glen, set three track records (Palm Beach, Road Atlanta and VIR). Touring–2 2014: Eastern Conference and National Points Champion, won five races, as well as a 2nd and a 3rd. IMSA Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge, GS class 2014: finished 24th of 87 drivers in GS class. Best finish was 6th at Indianapolis Motor Speedway, and was 12th in both Kansas Speedway and Mosport races, co–driving with Kurt Rezzetano. SCCA Track Records: Touring–1 – Watkins Glen, 2:01.72, 07/06/13; Pocono Raceway, 1:32.075, 08/11/13; Pittsburgh International Raceway, 00:59.710, 08/04/13; Palm Beach International Raceway, 1:22.845, 01/12/14; Road Atlanta, 1:31.749, 03/23/14; Virginia International Raceway, 1:59.875, 04/20/14; Touring–2: Homestead–Miami Speedway, 1:28.948, 01/11/15. In 2015, made 35 starts across two classes (18 in GT Cup, 17 in GTS). Had five top 5’s in GT Cup. Won Rookie–of–the–Year award in GTS.