Lexington, OH – F2000 teams prepared for this weekend’s season finale by taking part in a two hour twilight testing session this evening. The unofficial test session ended with Benjamin Searcy turning a blistering lap of 1:24.5, edging Chris Miller, Remy Audette, Tim Minor and Matthew Inge. Searcy’s lap was almost a full half second under the track record.
Mundelein, IL (August 13, 2009)- Quantum Racing will make their season debut in the F2000 Championship Series this weekend at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course with driver and co-owner of the team, Slade Miller behind the wheel. Slade, 23, from Edmond, Oklahoma makes his return to road-racing after two years racing USAC Midgets and living in Indianapolis. The talented driver finished 2nd the last time he visited the 2.25 mile course in 2006, also driving his Van Diemen FF2000.
New York, NY – The 2009 F2000 title will be decided this weekend at the season finale at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. Chris Miller leads the standings by a slim 24 point margin over fellow American Matthew Inge, who passed Miller for the win in race in one of two races at Summit Point just a few weeks ago. Canadian Remy Audette lurks another 34 points back from Inge. With a total of 110 points up for grabs at Mid-Ohio, the championship is far from over.
Another highly competitive race weekend in the books for the F2000 Championship Series, there was no shortage of side-stories, drama and post-race penalties. Championship leader Chris Miller was penalized 10 points following the event.
MINNEAPOLIS, MN. (July 20, 2009) – JDC MotorSports is now within striking distance of its first F2000 Championship Series title, following a successful doubleheader this past weekend (July 18-19) at Summit Point Motorsports Park in West Virginia. American Chris Miller once again challenged for the win in both races, before finishing second in Rounds Nine and 10, strengthening his position as the championship leader. Mexican Alejandro Munoz added his best results of the 2009 campaign, earning a 10th place finish in race one.
Summit Point, WV – 2008 Masters Class champion Tim Minor passed three cars en route to winning round ten of the F2000 season at Summit Point. Minor sneaked past championship contenders Matthew Inge and Chris Miller on the start and then took leader Remy Audette on the outside going into turn one on a restart to take the lead. From there Minor set fastest lap, winning by a huge 11 second margin over Chris Miller and Benjamin Searcy.
Summit Point, WV – Chris Miller and JDC MotorSports took pole from this afternoon’s F2000 race at Summit Point with a record-setting lap of 1:11.103, stealing the pole away from Remy Audette, who clocked in at a 1:11.107, just four-thousandths of a second slower, showcasing the level of competition in the F2000 paddock. It is Miller’s second pole of the weekend and he adds another three points to his championship lead over Matthew Inge, who will line up third for St. Clair Motorsports.