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Both of Next Level European's Porsche Caymans Finish Friday's ICTSC Season Finale Despite Challenges

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October 1st, 2016

A flat tire and some contact hampered the Next Level European (NLE) team during the season finale of the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge series (ICTSC) Friday at Road Atlanta, but both of its Porsche Caymans finished the 2.5-hour event, and the entries were together...

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Next Level European Looks to Finish Strong On Friday at Road Atlanta's Season Finale

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September 28th, 2016

The Next Level European (NLE) team hopes the time it spent testing its two Porsche Caymans at Road Atlanta earlier this year will pay off on Friday when that 2.5-mile, 12-turn road course in Braselton, Ga., is the site of the season finale for the IMSA Continental...

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Next Level European Feels Its Porsche Caymans Are Perfect for COTA Challenge

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September 18th, 2016

Dan Rogers of Anchorage, Alaska and Seth Thomas of Cumming, Ga. turned a 24th-place start into a top-10 finish when their Next Level European Porsche Cayman No. 38 crossed the finish line in seventh place in the Street Tuner (ST) class in the IMSA Continental Tire...

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Next Level European Feels Its Porsche Caymans Are Perfect for COTA Challenge

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September 14th, 2016

Good finishes in both the most-recent race at VIRginia International Raceway and in last year's race at Circuit of The Americas (COTA) have the Next Level European (NLE) team excited about its chances with its two Porsche Caymans in Friday's IMSA Continental Tire...

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Podium and Top-10 Finishes for Both NLE Porsche Caymans at Rainy VIR Race

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August 28th, 2016

What started out as a normal race day for the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge (ICTSC) competitors on Saturday morning at Virginia International Raceway turned out to be anything but that once the green flag dropped for the two-and-a-half-hour Oak Tree Grand...

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Next Level European Drivers Love the Challenge of VIR

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August 23rd, 2016

The Next Level European (NLE) drivers love a challenge. All four of them are looking forward to tackling the 17 wildly varied turns that make up their home track, VIRginia International Raceway, with their pair of Porsche Caymans in Saturday's IMSA Continental Tire...

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Next Level European Team Experienced Highs and Lows at Challenging Road America Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge Race

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August 7th, 2016

All the competitors knew that the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge (ICTSC) race at Road America would give the teams and drivers a run for their money. The beautiful 4.048-mile, 14-turn historic road course is a favorite of many drivers, as well as fans, but a...

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Next Level European Team Looks for Success in The ST Class at Road America on Saturday

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August 2nd, 2016

The IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge series (ICTSC) is very competitive, and all the pieces have to come together for a team to win. That's especially true in the series' most-popular class, Street Tuner (ST), which has attracted 27 entries for Saturday's...

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Next Level European Team Drivers Endure Heat and Caution-Free Race at Lime Rock Park

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July 24th, 2016

The IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge race at Lime Rock Park surprised everyone by having a full field of 35 cars with no caution periods for the entire two-and-a-half-hour race. The short but fast 1.53-mile, seven-turn road course in the metropolitan...

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Next Level European Seeking Success at Lime Rock Park

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July 20th, 2016

The Next Level European (NLE) drivers are returning to Lime Rock Park in Lakeville, Conn. in the Berkshire Mountains of New England for the IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge (ICTSC) race on Saturday, July 23, where they will be seeking success at a track all drivers...

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Next Level European Team Perseveres Through Challenges In Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge Race at CTMP

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July 10th, 2016

Seth Thomas and Dan Rogers achieved their goal of finishing Saturday's IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge race at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. They battled handling issues and a problem with the brakes on their Next Level European (NLE) Porsche Cayman No. 38, but...

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Next Level European Team Continues to Work Hard As It Approaches the ICTSC Series' Only Canadian Race

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July 7th, 2016

The IMSA Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge series' only race outside of the United States this season occurs on Saturday when the series visits Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in Bowmanville, Ontario. The Next Level European (NLE) team’s Porsche Caymans are well suited to...

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Early Race Accident Collects Next Level European Team at Challenging Watkins Glen Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge Race

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July 5th, 2016

A beautiful summer day in upstate New York with huge pre-race crowds was strong inspiration for the Next Level European (NLE) team to bring home a solid finish in the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge race at Watkins Glen International on Saturday. However...

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Next Level European Team Has High Hopes For Its Porsches at Watkins Glen on Saturday

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June 29th, 2016

The Next Level European (NLE) team head to Watkins Glen International excited to be back on track after a long break in the season action. But the workhorse team hasn’t been relaxing; the downtime since Laguna was used to develop several new items on the Porsche Cayman...

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Ultra Competitive Street Tuner Class Proves Tough for Next Level European Team at Laguna Seca

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May 1st, 2016

The 2.24-mile Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca circuit was not as kind to Next Level European (NLE) Racing as the team had hoped for the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge on Saturday, April 30. The ultra competitive Street Tuner (ST) class provided tough opposition...

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Next Level European Team Looking for Preparation to be Key for Laguna Seca Success

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April 27th, 2016

The very technical Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca circuit is expected to suit the Next Level European (NLE) Porsche Cayman team well this weekend for the IMSA Continental Tire Series' two hour and thirty minute Continental Challenge race, Round Three of 2016. Competing for...

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Next Level European Bound for Sebring In Search Of Repeat Win

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March 16th, 2016

Coming off a top-5 with the No. 83 Red Line Oil Porsche Cayman and a top-10 by the No. 38 Cayman at Daytona international Speedway, the Next Level European team is ready for Round 2 at Sebring where it returns as the defending race winners in the Street Tuner (ST) class...

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Next Level European Takes 5th and 10th at IMSA’s Daytona Season Opener

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February 8th, 2016

Next Level European’s return to IMSA’s Continental Tire Series netted a pair of top-10 finishes at Daytona International Speedway as veteran Greg Liefooghe and series newcomer Ari Balogh led the team home with a fifth-place result in the No. 83 Red Line Oil Porsche Cayman...

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Next Level European Porsche Cayman Team Ready For Return To IMSA’s Continental Tire Series

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January 27th, 2016

Following its race-winning debut in IMSA’s Continental Tire SportsCar Championship last year, the Virginia-based Next Level European team is ready for another step up during its sophomore season. Utilizing Porsche’s fast and nimble Cayman platform as the basis of its two-car program, NLE will launch its return this weekend at Daytona International Speedway ...

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Next Level European Returns To Continental Tire Series With Two-Car Porsche Cayman Lineup

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January 6th, 2016

Introducing a new team to any racing series typically comes with limited expectations during a debut season, but with IMSA's Continental Tire Series' Championship now completed for 2015, the Next Level European Porsche Cayman program can be satisfied with all they've achieved. A win in Round 2 at Sebring and a steady presence towards...

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Next Level European End Debut Season with Fighting Fifth and Sixth at Road Atlanta

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October 13th, 2015

Introducing a new team to any racing series typically comes with limited expectations during a debut season, but with IMSA's Continental Tire Series' Championship now completed for 2015, the Next Level European Porsche Cayman program can be satisfied with all they've achieved. A win in Round 2 at Sebring and a steady presence towards...

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Two Next Level European Porsche Caymans Inside the Top 7 at COTA

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September 30th, 2015

A string of rough and tumble races was finally broken by the Next Level European team at Circuit of The Americas where both of the team's Porsche Caymans finished inside the top-7. Led home by Seth Thomas and Dan Rogers in the No. 38 NLE Cayman, and followed by Greg Liefooghe and Eric Zimmermann in the No. 83 Red Line Oil Cayman in seventh...

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Home Field Advantage Proves Elusive at VIR for Next Level European

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August 28th, 2015

The breakout team of the 2015 IMSA Continental Tire Series season went into their home race at Virginia International Raceway with every belief a podium finish was within their grasp. Virginia’s Next Level European team joined the roster of winners in only...

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Next Level European In Pursuit of Podiums at VIR

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August 20th, 2015

The race-winning Next Level European team would be expected to head into its home race at Virginia International Raceway with a feeling of celebration surrounding this weekend’s IMSA Continental Tire Series event, but the engineering- and performance-minded...

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A Learning Weekend for Next Level European in Lime Rock; Prep Begins for Race at Road America

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July 29th, 2015

The good news for the race-winning Next Level European team as it left Lime Rock is the No. 83 Red Line Oil-sponsored Porsche Cayman driven by Greg Liefooghe and Eric Zimmermann holds fourth in the Championship standings. The other positive...

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Next Level European Moves to Legendary Lime Rock Circuit After Top-10 in Canada

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July 16th, 2015

The Next Level European team has tasted victory during its debut season in the Continental Tire Series, but as last weekend’s trip to Canadian Tire Motorsport Park proved, achieving continued success is far from guaranteed in such...

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Onto The Next Round For Next Level European

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July 1st, 2015

The brand-new Next Level European racing team went into last weekend's race at the historic Watkins Glen road course with high expectations. With one win already to their credit, NLE's pair of Porsche Caymans-the No. 83 Red Line Oil entry...

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Next Level European Tested and Tuned for Watkins Glen

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June 24th, 2015

Another long break between rounds in IMSA’s Continental Tire Series allowed the race-winning Next Level European team to develop an optimized brake package for its pair of Porsche Caymans. The German coupes will compete this weekend at the...

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Next Level European Leaves Monterey with Points Lead

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May 6th, 2015

The new Next Level European racing team had two fantastic races to open its account in IMSA’s Continental Tire Series. A fourth-place finish at the season-opening race at Daytona and a win at Sebring demonstrated the quality of the program...

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Next Level European Heads to Monterey on High After Sebring Victory

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April 30th, 2015

Earning a win in only their second Continental Tire Series event gave the Next Level European team plenty of reasons to feel confident about the rest of the season that lies ahead. With two races down and the Championship lead in the...

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Inaugural Win For Next Level European Porsche Cayman with Liefooghe and Zimmermann at Sebring

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March 25th, 2015

Expert driving, race strategy and preparation came together as Next Level European’s Greg Liefooghe and Eric Zimmermann scored an emphatic win in their No. 83 Red Line Oil-sponsored Porsche Cayman at Sebring International Raceway...

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Next Level European Heads to Sebring Seeking Another Strong Run

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March 17th, 2015

James Clay's brand-new Next Level European team made its Continental Tire Series debut in late January at Daytona International Speedway, earning an impressive fourth-place finish with Greg Liefooghe and Eric Zimmermann at the controls of...

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Next Level European Debuts at Daytona with Fourth-Place Finish

January 28th, 2015

Next Level European opens its Continental Tire Series with a run to fourth in the NLE Porsche Cayman

Racing competitively on its debut in the Continental Tire Series would have been the perfect outcome for the brand-new Next Level European team, and by all accounts, an impressive run to fourth surpassed most expectations. The team’s pair...

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Next Level European Porsche Cayman Team Ready for Continental Tire Series Debut at Daytona

January 20th, 2015

New two-car Porsche Cayman Continental Tire Series Street Tuner program set for Championship opener

Following a successful test at Daytona International Speedway earlier this month, the brand-new Next Level European team heads back to the famed Floridian track riding a wave of momentum for the Continental Tire Series Championship opener....

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Red Line Synthetic Oil Announces 2015 Primary Sponsorship of Next Level European Porsche

January 15th, 2015

Next Level European makes ST Class debut in No.83 Porsche Cayman

Beginning with the next week's BMW Performance 200 at Daytona International Speedway, Red Line Synthetic Oil announces its 2015 primary sponsorship of the Next Level European Porsche Cayman No. 83, driven by Gregory Liefooghe and Eric Zimmermann...

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Next Level European Announces Lineups for Two-Car Porsche Cayman Continental Tire Series Program

January 6th, 2015

Next Level European Announces Lineups for Two-Car Porsche Cayman Continental Tire Series Program

The newest team in the Continental Tire Series Street Tuner class is primed for the 2015 Championship with race-winning veterans and up-and-coming talent. Owned by BimmerWorld Racing driver James Clay, the Virginia-based...

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Next Level European Launches 2-Car Porsche Cayman IMSA Street Tuner Program

December 21st, 2014

End of the Continental Tire Series season launches rededicated effort for 2015

One of IMSA's strongest Continental Tire Series teams is branching out with a second Street Tuner program in 2015. Renowned BMW tuning and racing outfit BimmerWorld will launch a two-car Porsche Cayman effort under the Next Level European...

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