Tag Archive: Mid-Ohio

Jul 04

Kearby claims first place at Mid-Ohio in Atlantic Championship

Gaston Kearby took a second place finish and Connor Burke came in third for the first of two races this weekend.

Formula Atlantic logo After a dramatic race one of the Atlantic Championship Series at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, Conner Kearby took first place after having the lead early on in the race, falling back, and then fighting for his position in the closing stages. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 04

Sam Beasley first at Mid-Ohio

Beasley managed his race pace and kept a charging John LaRue in his mirrors lap after lap

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On the Fourth of July at Mid-Ohio, it was Ohio-native Sam Beasley leading flag-to-flag to score his fifth victory of the F2000 Championship Series season.

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Jul 04

Scott Andrews powers to race one victory from last

Andrews qualified his Spectrum on pole but was forced to start last

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Scott Andrews took his sixth win in 10 F1600 Formula F Championship Series starts this season by going from last to first at Mid-Ohio on Saturday afternoon. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 03

Keith Grant fastest after two Atlantic practice sessions

Grant is picking up where he left off after closing out the VIR weekend

Formula Atlantic logo With day one of the Mid-Ohio weekend in the books it was Keith Grant at the top of the time sheets in the No. 40 Polestar entry with a time of 1:16.878. Second fastest for the day was the young Conner Kearby who had a time of 1:16.919 and in third was Gaston Kearby with a time of 1:19.433.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 03

Beasley leads F2000 Friday practice at Mid-Ohio

Beasley nipped local Mid-Ohio expert John LaRue by a close .080 seconds

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Sam Beasley’s morning practice time of 1:23.808 was the fast mark set over two Friday practice sessions at Mid-Ohio for the F2000 Championship Series weekend. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 03

Megennis leads F1600 Friday practice at Mid-Ohio

Points leader Scott Andrews was third quick in a competitive afternoon session with a fast time of 1:29.933. 

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At the end of two practice sessions at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course for the F1600 Formula F Championship Series, Robert Megennis came out on top with the fastest time of 1:29.834, with the No. 80 .046 seconds ahead of VIR winner Steve Bamford. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 02

Atlantic Championship Series: Keith Grant and Conner Kearby neck and neck going into Mid-Ohio

The Mid-Ohio weekend will run July 2-5

Formula Atlantic logo The Atlantic Championship Series is at the mid-point of an exciting season that has seen new driver entries and intense track battles shake up the field and results sheet.

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Jul 01

F2000 competition heats up for Mid-Ohio

The fourth weekend of the F2000 Series will run July 2-5 starting with Thursday evening testing

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Coming off an odds-defying charge through the field in June at VIR, Sam Beasley controls the F2000 Championship Series points race at the mid-point of the season on four victories. The Ohio native now returns to his home track this weekend at Mid-Ohio for rounds seven and eight of the season, where he hopes to extend his points lead over David Grant and Steve Bamford.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 01

Mid-Ohio up next for Exclusive Autosport

Canadian team leads F1600 title chase with Scott Andrews

Exclusive Autosport heads to the sweeping Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course this weekend, 3rd-5th July, as the F1600 Formula F Championship Series and F2000 Championship Series hit the mid-way point of the 2015 season.

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Jul 01

F1600 Series gears up for tripleheader at Mid-Ohio

The fourth weekend for the F1600 Formula F Championship Series will run July 2-5

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The F1600 Formula F Championship Series heads to Mid-Ohio for a tripleheader this weekend after nine exciting races that have come down to the wire with Scott Andrews leading the point standings on five wins, with Steve Bamford and Austin Mack following in the Championship standings.  Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 16

Filippi reintroduced with podium run in Toronto

Reintroducing Luca Filippi

2015-06-14_054He’s from Italy, was runner-up in the 2011 GP2 Series championship, has been a Sky Sport analyst for INDYCAR and Formula One races, is a Pirelli test driver, will be a father for the first time in July, and turns 30 on Aug. 9 – a week after the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio, where he made his Verizon IndyCar Series debut in August 2013.

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Jun 11

Steve Bamford and Steve Jenks finish first in F2000 Masters Class at VIR

The excitement of the F2000 Championship Series continues at Mid-Ohio in July

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The VIR weekend for the F2000 Championship Series Masters Class division had its share of upsets and triumphs for teams and drivers as well as threats from both in front and behind of drivers as they completed rounds five and six of the season. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 17

Tagliani Autosport/Team Penske: Alex Tagliani stellar again at Mid Ohio!

Tagliani with another stellar frive for Team Penske and “The Captain”!

Alex Tagliani - Mid-Ohio Making his second start of the season, Alex Tagliani qualified the No. 22 Discount Tire Ford in the second position for Saturday’s NASCAR Nationwide Series race at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 12

Tagliani Autosport/Team Penske NASCAR Nationwide Series Mid-Ohio race preview

Returning to the 22

Alex Tagliani Ford Mustang Penske Alex Tagliani will return to the seat of the No. 22 Discount Tire Ford Mustang this weekend at Mid-Ohio. After a merry-go-round of Ryan Blaney, Brad Keselowski and Joey Logano, Tagliani will make his second road course start with the No. 22 team since his dramatic second place finish at Road America. Read the rest of this entry »

Aug 04

From last to first: Dixon wins again at Mid-Ohio

The “Master of Mid-Ohio” won for the fifth time in the past eight years

Scott Dixon - photo © IndyCar Media Scott Dixon wasn’t pleased with qualifying 22nd for the Honda Indy 200 at Mid-Ohio, but it didn’t matter 90 laps later at the checkered flag. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 06

Minor Wins on Sunday at Mid-Ohio

The Championship points leader marks a nice recovery

F2000 Championship Series logoTim Minor took the lead from the outside of the front row on the start and managed a one second gap to cruise to another F2000 Championship Series win at Mid-Ohio.

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Jul 05

Simpson dominates race at Mid-Ohio

This marks Simpson’s second Atlantic Championship Series win this season.

Atlantic - Jimmy Simpson took his second victory of the season Jimmy Simpson, Atlantic Creations’ young driver, started second for the beginning of the Atlantic Championship Race at Mid-Ohio on Saturday, quickly taking over the lead on the first lap to take the win. Read the rest of this entry »

Jul 05

John LaRue darts to Mid-Ohio victory

LaRue cruised to his second F1600 win at Mid-Ohio in two years

F2000 - John LaRue John LaRue stalked Sam Beasley for 13 laps before finding a way around the No. 44 and immediately pulling a gap out on a tight group of the top five cars.

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Jul 04

Burkett fastest in Mid-Ohio practice

Burkett set the fast lap in practice one

Atlantic - Daneil Burkett in the No. 4 Daniel Burkett, the up and coming Canadian driver from K-Hill Motorsports, had the quickest times in both practice sessions held on Friday and Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.

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Jul 04

LaRue to the front at Mid-Ohio

LaRue was well under all existing F2000 track records

F2000 - John LaRue 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.

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