David S. Wallens Editorial Director
Sept. 10, 2009 1:15 p.m.

Looks like our friends at Team Sahlen are moving to RX-8s for the Rolex series next year. I like the fact that the artist rendering is from Forza2.

You can read the whole release here: http://teamsahlen.com/index.cfm?template=news&news_id=4046

John Brown SuperDork
Sept. 10, 2009 1:25 p.m.

Good for them. Mazda loves winners.

mistanfo Dork
Sept. 10, 2009 1:26 p.m.

Now let's see some action!

EricM HalfDork
Sept. 10, 2009 1:44 p.m.

Does forza2 have a 944? Cuz then I may have to get that game.

akamcfly New Reader
Sept. 10, 2009 2:56 p.m.

Sahlen's are the E36M3.

David S. Wallens Editorial Director
Sept. 10, 2009 3:04 p.m.
mistanfo wrote: Now let's see some action!

Well, come to the season kickoff at Daytona. They'll be there. We'll be there, too.

maroon92 SuperDork
Sept. 10, 2009 3:05 p.m.

After a year off, i think I will be going back to Daytona this year.

Sept. 10, 2009 3:16 p.m.

This so cool to see them getting into a new car , it is allways exciting to see new cars from a old team .

Feedyurhed HalfDork
Sept. 10, 2009 8:36 p.m.

That will be cool.

griffin729 Reader
Sept. 10, 2009 8:44 p.m.
EricM wrote: Does forza2 have a 944? Cuz then I may have to get that game.

Alas no it does not. It does have the 914 though, which makes for a nice D class car. But, don't get FM2. Wait until next month when FM3 comes out. I am liking the look of their RX-8.

aussiesmg SuperDork
Sept. 10, 2009 9:02 p.m.

I must have one of those posters for my shop , who, what, where?

David S. Wallens Editorial Director
Sept. 10, 2009 9:31 p.m.

I know it's hard to see on this image, but notice the logo below the number? Yep, it's us.

dyintorace Dork
Sept. 10, 2009 9:36 p.m.

Will the cars be built by Speedsource/Sylvain Tremblay? From what I understand, they currently build every RX-8 raced in the Grand Am series.

David S. Wallens Editorial Director
Sept. 10, 2009 11:20 p.m.

Yep, looks like it's a SpeedSource/Riley car. I believe all of the Rolex RX-8s except like one were built by SpeedSource.

Racer1ab New Reader
Sept. 11, 2009 12:11 a.m.

There is a 944 turbo in Forza 2.

I'd go ahead and pick up FM2 if you don't have it, as the platinum edition is everywhere now for only 20 bucks with the release of FM3 around the corner.

Varkwso Reader
Sept. 15, 2009 6:51 a.m.

Hope they do better then the Vette effort - it seemed they struggled with the cars.

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