Adding to Chevrolet’s celebration was the victory of the Camaro in the GT in Grand-Am’s Rolex Sports Car Series action.
The 2013 final battles will take place this weekend for both the GRAND-AM Rolex Sports Car Series and the Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge.
Battling leg cramps, Christian Fittipaldi kept the Action Express Racing Corvette SP in front for his and Joao Barbosa’s second consecutive Grand-Am Rolex Series win. Stevenson Motorsports won the GT class.
Taylor captures the TOTAL Pole Award for Brickyard Grand Prix in the Wayne Taylor Racing Velocity Worldwide Corvette DP. Said, Long capture GT/GX Poles at Indianapolis. In CTSCC, Buford, McCumbee were the pole winners.
Five Scottish drivers are in the solid U.K. contingent expected for 51st Rolex 24 at Daytona. Ryan Dalziel and Dario Franchitti are past winners of the challenging race.
Edwards and Liddell score GT “Hat Trick” in Camaro; Miller, Nunez win GX for Mazda.
Pat Jennings – Grand-Am Correspondent
In the 16-car GT field, the rain held off and a first-time pole winner emerged as Robin Liddell set the fastest time on the Watkins Glen road course.
The BMW powered team looks to improve on last years performance at the Daytona 24 hour race.
Stevenson Automotive Group won the the Porsche 250 and score a second place finish in the Porsche 200.
Edwards not only qualified the No. 57 Stevenson Auto Group Chevrolet Camaro on the pole position, but shattered the 2010 track record with a 1:26.610 lap time.
A lack of balance in the Camaro made for a hard day for Edwards and Liddell
Stevenson Motorsports finished 2nd in the 2012 Grand-Am Rolex Series championship and 4th in the Rolex 24 at Daytona. They look to do better this year.
Boris said grabs number one qualifying spot in Grand Touring.