Fields Racing/Team SLR and Lawrence Equipment ink partnership for VIR.

September 18, 2018

Fields Racing/Team SLR and Lawrence Equipment ink partnership for VIR.

(Team release) - September 2018  Richmond, VA - Fields Racing/Team SLR is proud to announce a new partnership deal heading into the next round of the Trans Am Series Championship at Virginia International Raceway September 21-22. 

Virginia-based Lawrence Equipment and industry partners Strickland Manufacturing, Bandit Industries, Inc. and Lemac Excavator Customizing have joined forces to cheer on the No. 95 TA2 Camaro of driver Scott Lagasse, Jr.  “The home track at VIR is the perfect backdrop for us to work together and go for a win, said Fields Racing owner Chris Liesfeld. We have a great group of people who are just as excited as we are to do that. After Scott’s P1 start at Watkins Glen, we want to capitalize on that momentum and see what we can do at VIR.  All of us at Fields and SLR sincerely appreciate their support.”

The VIR race also marks the return to a two-car program for the team. With the Lawrence Equipment group backing the No.95 of Lagasse, Jr., the No. 96 car will be making its second appearance of the year with team owner Chris Liesfeld behind the wheel. (the No. 96 raced at Homestead with Kyle Marcelli driving, finishing P5 after leading much of the race). Fields Racing team manager Lee Quinlan states "I've learned a lot from Scotty and his father this year and the whole group is starting to come together as a force to be reckoned with.  I'm excited to see Chris back on the track again and am looking forward to a good performance from both cars"

About Lawrence Equipment

Virginia's premier CASE Construction Equipment and CASE Agriculture Equipment dealership. Offering sales of new CASE equipment and used equipment of all makes. Also offering a full service shop for all brands of heavy and agricultural equipment.

About Strickland

Strickland is a privately owned company that has operated since 1945. They manufacture buckets and attachments with delivery throughout the Europe and the Americas. The Strickland range is designed using the latest 3D CAD technology to produce buckets and attachments that will last in even the most arduous conditions. Our trained engineers work hand in hand with our experienced sales team and customer input to constantly increase the range of products available.

About Lemac 

Over 25 years experience in manufacturing, sales, and service in the construction industry. Serving worldwide, Lemac Corporation and Lemac Engineering are owned and operated in the USA and Europe. Lemac strives to offer superior quality products, prompt deliveries, and competitive prices.

About Bandit Industries, Inc.

Bandit Industries is an innovative, dedicated team focused on building lasting relationships with their dealers and customers. They achieve this by delivering premium wood and waste processing equipment and services, on-time at a competitive price inspiring customer enthusiasm. This also provides long-term profitable growth and personal achievement for their employees, dealers and customers.

About Scott Lagasse Jr.
Scott Jr. (Scotty) has been a driven individual from an early age, excelling in sports and as a high achiever in school, earning a college degree through the Bright Futures Scholar Program. Scotty's commitment to excel in racing began at age 7 and includes winning races in motocross, karting, and many forms of auto racing. He is a mentor and role model to our younger generation, an avid cyclist and recognized advocate for Bicycle and Pedestrian safety. Please visit Keep up to date with Scotty by following him on Twitter: @scottlagasse FACEBOOK:  /scottlagassejr

About Fields Racing
Fields Racing is a Richmond, Virginia-based motorsports team. The team is currently running an M1 chassis, LS3 powered Chevy Camaro competing in the TA2 category of the SCCA Pro Racing Trans-Am Series. Drivers are Kyle Marcelli and Scott Lagasse, Jr.  For more information, visit


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