NA-F2000: Homestead Saturday qualifying for race two notes

<pre> April 7, 2001 10:42 AM -- Single-car qualifying for race two is underway. 10:42 AM -- Weather conditions have warmed up since the morning qualifying session along with greater gusts of wind. 10:44 AM -- No. 28 Lewis is on ...

<pre> April 7, 2001

10:42 AM -- Single-car qualifying for race two is underway. 10:42 AM -- Weather conditions have warmed up since the morning qualifying session along with greater gusts of wind.

10:44 AM -- No. 28 Lewis is on track. 10:46 AM -- No. 28 first lap is 50.354 (100.091 mph), quicker than he ran in the morning. 10:47 AM -- No. 28 second lap is 49.146 (102.552 mph).

10:48 AM -- No. 7 Ickx starts her two-lap qualifying run. 10:49 AM -- No. 7 first lap of 46.822 (107.642 mph) improves on the morning time. 10:49 AM -- No. 7 second lap is quicker at 46.395 (108.632 mph).

10:50 AM -- No. 22 Potolicchio is on track. 10:51 AM -- No. 22 sets the quickest time thus far on first lap with a time of 45.545 (110.660 mph). 10:52 AM -- No. 22 improves his time to 45.079 (111.804 mph) on lap two.

10:53 AM -- No. 44 begins his qualifying run. 10:54 AM -- No. 44 second quickest after his first lap with a time of 45.532 (110.691 mph). 10:54 AM -- No. 44 is now quickest with a time of 44.896 (112.259 mph).

10:55 AM -- No. 19 Urlin is on the track. 10:56 AM -- No. 19 post a time of 45.581 (110.572 mph) on lap one. 10:57 AM -- No. 19 goes marginally quicker on lap two with a time of 45.557 (110.631 mph).

10:58 AM -- No. 8 Coello begins his qualifying effort. 10:59 AM -- No. 8 second lap is 45.192 (111.524 mph). 10:59 AM -- Top-three is No. 44, No. 22 and No. 8.

11:00 AM -- No. 25 Brinkmann begins his run. 11:01 AM -- No. 25 first lap of 45.115 (111.715 mph) is good for third. 11:02 AM -- No. 25 improves to second with a time of 45.030 (111.925 mph).

11:02 AM -- No. 14 Martinez starts his qualifying run. 11:04 AM -- No. 14 goes quickest with a time of 44.841 (112.397 mph).

11:05 AM -- No. 33 Dyer is on course. 11:05 AM -- No. 33 first lap is 45.221 (111.453 mph). 11:06 AM -- No. 33 moves up to third on his second lap with a time of 44.994 (112.015 mph). 11:07 AM -- Top-five is now No. 14, No. 44 and No. 33, No. 25 and No. 22.

11:08 AM -- No. 18 Figge post a time of 45.107 (111.734 mph) on his first lap. 11:08 AM -- No. 18 moves up to second his second lap with a time of 44.843 (112.392 mph).

11:10 AM -- No. 82 Harrison is quickest on his first lap posting a time of 44.828 (112.430 mph). 11:11 AM -- No. 82 does not improve on his second lap.

11:12 AM -- No. 55 Rodarte is on track. 11:12 AM -- No. 55 first lap is 45.201 (111.502 mph). 11:13 AM -- No. 55 second lap is 45.006 (111.985 mph).

11:14 AM -- No. 3 Bell begins his qualifying effort. 11:15 AM -- No. 3 first lap time is 45.648 (110.410 mph). 11:15 AM -- No. 3 second lap of 44.949 (112.127 mph) moves him into the top-five. 11:16 AM -- Top-three remain No. 82, No. 14 and No. 18 with seven cars remaining to qualify.

11:17 AM -- No. 5 Luyendyk Jr. posts a time of 44.957 (112.107 mph) on his first lap. 11:18 AM -- No. 5 jumps to the top of the charts with a lap of 44.790 (112.525 mph) on his second lap.

11:19 AM -- No. 15 is on track. 11:19 AM -- No. 15 first lap is 45.378 (111.067 mph). 11:20 AM -- No. 15 goes off course in turn four and gets stuck in the gravel.

11:22 AM -- Qualifying will be halted while No. 15 is pulled from the gravel trap.

11:28 AM -- No. 2 Gray goes on course but immediately pits. If the crew can fix the car before the remaining cars qualify, No. 2 will be given one lap to qualify.

11:28 AM -- No. 69 Asaro first lap is 44.810 (112.475 mph), second quickest. 11:29 AM -- No. 69 moves into first with a lap of 44.686 (113.040 mph) on his second lap.

11:30 AM -- No. 6 Kasemets begins his qualifying effort. 11:31 AM -- No. 6 first lap is 44.931 (112.172 mph). 11:32 AM -- No. 6 jumps into first on his second lap with a time of 44.212 (113.996 mph). The first driver to beat the pole time set for race one in the morning.

11:34 AM -- No. 89 LaPoint, the polesitter for race one, first lap is 44.907 (112.232 mph). 11:34 AM -- No. 89 moves into second on his second lap with a time of 44.234 (113.940 mph).

11:35 AM -- No. 12 Constantine on course. 11:35 AM -- No. 12 had only one flying lap in the morning qualifying due to a flagging error. 11:36 AM -- No. 12 first lap time is 45.091 (111.774 mph). 11:37 AM -- No. 12 does not improve his time on his second lap.

11:37 AM -- No. 96 Camirand on track. 11:38 AM -- No. 96 first lap is 44.795 (112.513 mph). 11:39 AM -- No. 96 moves into third on his second lap with a time of 44.558 (113.111 mph).

11:39 AM -- No. 2 goes back out for his one-lap qualifying after a mechanical failure earlier. 11:40 AM -- No. 2 once again slows.

11:40 AM -- Qualifying for race two on Sunday is complete. The top-five is No. 6 Kasemets, No. 89 LaPoint, No. 96 Camirand, No. 69 and No. 5 Luyendyk Jr.

-USF2000-

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