Tag: Rick Knoop
The American Hot Rodder’s who won the 1978 24 Hours of Le Mans
Pictures supplied by Rick Knoop In 1978, a group of hot rodders teamed up to form a racing team. They traveled over seas to battle the Europeans in 24 Hours of Le Mans. Jim Busby, Chris Cord, and Rick Knoop raced for the Kremer Porsche team in the historic 935. They competed in Group…
Video: Rick Knoop Drives the S1 Cup
“It’s beckoning to be driven if you have a good foundation…” Rick Knoop drove Saleen’s S1 Cup race car at the Thermal Club. Watch to hear his take on the new American race car.
Saleen’s S1 Cup has a Siren’s Call
Saleen Automotive brought out two of their Saleen Cup Cars to The Thermal Club in Thermal, CA this week. The cars would be driven by automotive journalists on the track. This was the first time that anyone other than Saleen or Cup drivers had been behind the wheel. Test driving a new car is nothing…