LOUDEN, N.H., August 18, 1996. - Order of finish of today's 50-lap, 52.9-mile Formula Ford 2000 race at the New Hampshire International Speedway: P. (S) Driver Nat Chassis/engine Laps. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 1. (2) Bruno Bianchi CAN Van Diemen-Ford 50. 2. (7) Jason Bright AUS Van Diemen-Ford 50. 3. (1) Steve Knapp U.S. Van Diemen-Ford 50. 4. (13) Alex Barron U.S. Van Diemen-Ford 50. 5. (5) Allen May U.S. Van Diemen-Ford 50. 6. (16) Andrew Bordin CAN Van Diemen-Ford 50. 7. (15) Matthew Sielsky U.S. Van Diemen-Ford 50. 8. (24) Joseph Scarallo U.S. Van Diemen-Ford 50. 9. (10) Duncan Dayton U.S. Van Diemen-Ford 50. 10. (14) Larry Vatri U.S. Swift DB-6-Ford 50. 11. (3) Sam Schmidt U.S. Van Diemen-Ford 50. 12. (18) Nick Holt U.S. Van Diemen-Ford 50. 13. (4) Howard Katz U.S. Vector-Ford 49. 14. (27) Ric Rushton U.S. Van Diemen-Ford 49. 15. (12) Jeff Horne U.S. Van Diemen-Ford 49. 16. (9) Zak Morioka BRA Van Diemen-Ford 48 Acc. 17. (23) Jeffrey B. Smith U.S. Citation-Ford 48. 18. (17) Peter MacLeod U.S. Van Diemen-Ford 48. 19. (11) Joe Foster U.S. Van Diemen-Ford 48. 20. (19) Robert Wright U.S. Swift DB-6-Ford 48. 21. (6) Larry Connor U.S. Van Diemen-Ford 47 Acc. 22. (25) Jerry Petersen U.S. Van Diemen-Ford 47. 23. (8) Robby McGehee U.S. Van Diemen-Ford 47. 24. (21) Scott Dick U.S. Van Diemen-Ford 46. 25. (22) Edwin Dasso U.S. Citation-Ford 21 Mech. 26. (20) Cory Witherill U.S. Van Diemen-Ford 50 DQ. 27. (26) John Economou U.S. Van Diemen-Ford 0 DNS. Time of race: 28 minutes, 10.885 seconds. Average speed: 112.627 mph. Margin of victory: 1 second. Driver standings (unofficial): 1. Jason Bright, 211; 2. Steve Knapp, 203; 3. Andrew Bordin, 199; 4. Sam Schmidt, 188; 5. Allen May, 154; 6. Bruno Bianchi, 151. USAC Oval Crown Championship standings (Unofficial): 1. Allen May, 115; 2. Sam Schmidt, 108; 3. Jason Bright, 111; 4. Steve Knapp, 93; 5. Andrew Bordin, 77.

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