Kyle Marcelli is set to join Martin Barkey in a Racers Edge Motorsports-entered Acura NSX GT3 Evo for an assault on the Blancpain GT World Challenge America Pro-Am class championship this year.
This week in the Pirelli Paddock Pass, Marcelli details how the program came together, his impressions of the Acura, his goals for the season, and more.
What was the process of putting your deal together with Racers Edge Motorsports like?
“I’ve had a relationship with Martin Barkey for several years dating back to 2012 and we’ve remained close.
“His MBRP Performance Exhaust was previously a sponsor and it turned into me do a bit of co-driving with him in another series.
“We’ve remained friends the last few years while he did his thing and I did mine. Last fall, he and I went out for dinner and he said he was hanging up the helmet. He was a bit saddened by it but he felt it was the time.
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