Podium finish for Hoover Orsi at Milwaukee

West Allis, WI, June 5, 2000 - Hoover Orsi, driver of the number 9 u.s.print sponsored Hylton Motorsports entry had another outstanding weekend with a podium finish in the Toyota Atlantic 2000 series. This was the second podium finish for Orsi in...

West Allis, WI, June 5, 2000 - Hoover Orsi, driver of the number 9 u.s.print sponsored Hylton Motorsports entry had another outstanding weekend with a podium finish in the Toyota Atlantic 2000 series. This was the second podium finish for Orsi in only his fourth start, making him a very strong contender for Rookie of The Year in the 2000 Atlantic Series.

This was Orsi's first time on an oval and he respectively qualified in the 6th position. He was quickly able to move from that starting position to a strong third place finish. Hoover battled with mike Conte of Lynx Racing most of the race but as the laps counted down Orsi's car was getting stronger." We were closing in on Bordin and the car was improving with every lap, we just ran out of time" said Orsi after his podium celebration.

Orsi came into the weekend 7th in points and with his 3rd place finish he is in a tie for 5th in points with Martin Basso and only one point shy of fourth.

"This weekend at the Milwaukee mile was a great confidence builder for Hoover and the entire Hylton Motorsports Team" said Keith Hylton team owner "we feel that we can give Hoover a strong car for Montreal and are optimistic for the rest of the 2000 season.

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Series Atlantic
Drivers Martin Basso , Hoover Orsi