JRCS: Sears Point preview 2002-05-13

Carmody leads Sears Point "Triple Crown" assault Sunday Chris Carmody of Valencia, Calif. will try to keep his perfect record intact when the USAC Russell Pro Triple Crown Championship returns to Sears Point Raceway in Sonoma, Calif. this...

Carmody leads Sears Point "Triple Crown" assault Sunday

Chris Carmody of Valencia, Calif. will try to keep his perfect record intact when the USAC Russell Pro Triple Crown Championship returns to Sears Point Raceway in Sonoma, Calif. this weekend. A 35-minute race on the 2.52-mile road course is slated for Sunday as round two of this year's three-race series.

Carmody won the series opener April 27 at Irwindale, Calif. and leads Victor Hugo Queiroz of Brazil by four points going into this weekend's contest. Quieroz finished as the runner-up in both last year's Russell Triple Crown and Formula Russell championships.

The Russell Pro Triple Crown Championship concludes on June 22 at Sears Point.

Scott Speed, the 2001 Formula Russell Champion, ranks third in the current standings, only five points behind Carmody.

USAC RUSSELL PRO TRIPLE CROWN STANDINGS

1. Chris Carmody 25
2. Victor Hugo Queiroz 21
3. Scott Speed 20
4. Jason Bowles 17
5. John Knudsen 15
6. John Meffore 14
7. Taylor Fletcher 13
8. Bruce Feldman 12
9. Robert Hagerty 11
10. Chris Nelson 10

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Series Other open wheel
Drivers Scott Speed , John Knudsen , Taylor Fletcher , Jason Bowles