SCC: Trois-Rivieres: i-MOTO Racing race report

i-MOTO Wins the Grand Prix De Trois-Rivieres, with Home Town Hero's Nick and Kuno Wittmer TROIS-RIVIERES, Quebec, Canada (August 2007) -- Team i-MOTO drivers Nick Wittmer and Kuno Wittmer (piloting the ...

i-MOTO Wins the Grand Prix De Trois-Rivieres, with Home Town Hero's Nick and Kuno Wittmer

TROIS-RIVIERES, Quebec, Canada (August 2007) -- Team i-MOTO drivers Nick Wittmer and Kuno Wittmer (piloting the #31 Acura TSX) crushed the competition from start to finish at the Grand Prix De Trois-Rivieres (GP3R) race. Nearly leading every lap, Nick Wittmer rocketed away from the field from pole position. He quickly opened up to a five second lead in the race's first lap and both Nick Wittmer and Kuno Wittmer led by nearly 30 seconds at times throughout the race. They lost the lead only briefly during scheduled pit stops and led all but four of the race's 93 laps. Kuno Wittmer crossed the finish line 28.446 seconds ahead of the No. 76 Kensai Racing Acura TSX of Billy Johnson and Karl Thomson. Third place went to the No. 95 Turner Motorsport BMW 330i of Adam Burrows and Trevor Hopwood.

Also, Koni Challenge veteran Tom Long teamed up with team owner Glenn Bocchino in the #32 Acura TSX sister car, taking a strong 10th place finish.

After ten rounds of the Koni Challenge series, i-MOTO team drivers, Nick Wittmer is 3rd and Glenn Bocchino is 5th in the Drivers point's standings. An Acura is 1st in Manufacturer point's standings.

With only two races left in the season, the i-MOTO Racing team will continue the momentum at Miller Motorsports Park in Tooele, Utah on September 14th 2007.

-credit: i-moto

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Series Grand-Am
Drivers Tom Long , Kuno Wittmer , Glenn Bocchino , Karl Thomson , Billy Johnson , Trevor Hopwood , Adam Burrows , Nick Wittmer
Teams Turner Motorsport