F1600 in Focus – Drivers Clip Released
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Chastain Motorsports is a full-time multi-car F1600 team
Chastain Motorsports will make a special one-off event appearance on the streets of Toronto with a two-car F1600 program for Brandon Newey and Sam Chastain in a pair of Mygale/Hondas, contesting the July 18-20 Toronto IndyCar event which includes the Canada-based Toyo Tires F1600 Series.
After starting from pole in the eighth round of the Atlantic Championship Series, Daniel Burkett spun out of the lead.
The points leader was relegated to third spot, falling some five seconds behind. But the K-Hill Motorsport driver wasted no time in passing Jimmy Simpson and then Ethan Ringel to take his sixth win on the season, resetting the track record along the way.
LaRue was well under all existing F2000 track records
A new color scheme for John LaRue, combined with years of experience and some new parts on his No. 17 Citation led to the veteran driver easily pacing F2000 Championship Series practice on Friday for rounds seven and eight of the season this weekend at Mid-Ohio.
Series offers entrants a large window of testing on Thursday evening
2013’s reigning F2000 Champion is off to a dominating start in the 2014 F2000 Championship Series, but as the grid marks the mid-way point of the year this weekend at Mid-Ohio, Tim Minor finds himself under threat at the front of the field.
Rounds seven and eight of the Atlantic Championship Series will be July 4th weekend at Mid-Ohio Sportscar Course
Daniel Burkett, K-Hill Motorsports driver and current points leader, won round six of the Atlantic Championship Series at VIRginia International Raceway on Sunday. Coming in second was Jimmy Simpson of Atlantic Creations and Keith Grant driving for Polestar filled the third step on the podium.
McGregor beat out Skylar Robinson in a gripping closing-laps battle
After failing to qualify on the first row for the first time since 2012, Tim Minor didn’t waste much time – moving into the lead on lap one from third at VIR and leading every lap for his fourth win in 2014 in round six of the F2000 Championship Series.
“Brandon got by me in the esses on the last lap but I had a great launch out of Oak Tree” – Bamford
In what came down to five cars going for the lead on the last-lap at VIR, Steve Bamford drafted past Brandon Newey heading to turn 14 and took his first F1600 Championship Series victory in round six of the 2014 season.
The Atlantic Championship Series had its VIRginia International Raceway debut Friday June 6, on a newly paved track
Keith Grant has strong showing at VIR practice
As the day ended it was Polestar’s Keith Grant at the top of the time sheets in the afternoon practice session. Grant is still looking for his first win on the season while Jimmy Simpson and Daniel Burkett, who had an up-and-down day, followed on the time sheets.