Clutch issue placed Sweedler 10th
The Ferrari 458 GT was developed for the billiard smooth race tracks of Europe and should feel right at home at COTA.
Bill Sweedler: "It was a crazy start to the race,"
Bill Sweedler is returning to the team from a two race absence.
Townsend Bell: "We had a good car and it would have been nice to see what might have unfolded."
Leh Keen's amazing lap, which originally had him third in class, was negated due to a failed stall test in post qualifying inspection.
Alex Job, team co-owner, is happy with the teams pace.
Keen is filling in for team regular Bill Sweedler
Townsend Bell and Bill Sweedler like the advances that were made as a result of testing over the Le Mans break last month.
Team West Alex Job Racing drivers Sweedler and Bell ready for action at Lime Rock Park in the American Le Mans Series.
Team wins Michelin Green X Challenge
The Ferrari 458 with Townsend Bell, turned a lap of 1:23.217 that will see him start from row three for the four race tomorrow afternoon. Bill Sweedler also put in fast laps in the team's 458.
Bill Sweedler coming from his Sebring incident is happy with the car and progress of the team.
The team had just received the Team West AJR Ferrari a week ago.
Grand-Am driver gets test in an ALMS LMP-Challenge car.