APR Motorsport is proud to announce that 2009 GRAND-AM Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge MESCO Building For The Future Rookie of the Year Josh Hurley will be returning with the team in the Street Tuner (ST) class. After a strong debut season including a victory at Barber Motorsports Park, two poles and five podiums, Hurley and APR are looking forward to keeping the momentum going.
“I’m really excited to be back,” Hurley said. “The level that APR operates at is just amazing, and I feel at home with APR. I can’t wait to fight for the championship again this year.”
Hurley will be paired with veteran racer Kevin Stadtlander, himself seeking the 2010 Rookie of the Year honors.
“We tested a lot of drivers in the offseason, but Kevin and I just really fit well together,” Hurley said. “I enjoy working with him and I think we’re going to have a lot of success this year.”
With the first driver pair ready to go, look for future announcements as APR Motorsport finalizes its plans for the 2010 GRAND-AM Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge.
About APR: APR LLC is an automotive engineering firm operating a 36,000 sq. ft. performance campus in Opelika, Ala. APR was founded in 1997 with a corporate philosophy of Integrity, Excellence and Innovation. APR’s Sole Mission is to provide the highest quality and most highly engineered aftermarket performance products available for Porsche, Audi and Volkswagen vehicles. Learn more at www.goapr.com.
About Josh Hurley: A Fort Lauderdale native, Hurley was the 2008 VW TDI Cup Champion. In 2009, he stepped up to the GRAND-AM Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge class, winning the MESCO Rookie of the Year award, as well as one race victory, two poles and five podiums. To learn more about Hurley, please visit www.GoJoshHurley.com.