LEXINGTON, Ohio, August 10, 1996 - Results of today's 22-lap Formula 2000 race at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car course. The 49.5- mile race was the 10th round in the 12-round USAC series. P. (S) Driver Ctry Chassis/engine Laps or out ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 1. (1) Steve Knapp U.S. Van Diemen Ford 22 2. (3) Andrew Bordin CAN Van Diemen Ford 22 3. (10) J. Michael Johnson U.S. Van Diemen Ford 22 4. (6) Zak Morioka BRA Van Diemen Ford 22 5. (5) Nick Holt U.S. Van Diemen Ford 22 6. (9) Andy Lally U.S. Van Diemen Ford 22 7. (4) Bruno Bianchi CAN Van Diemen Ford 22 8. (13) Matthew Sielsky CAN Van Diemen Ford 22 9. (12) Ollie Besinger U.S. Van Diemen Ford 22 10. (16) Sam Schmidt U.S. Van Diemen Ford 22 11. (52) Jason Bright AUS Van Diemen Ford 22 12. (18) Jeff Horne U.S. Van Diemen Ford 22 13. (15) Robby McGehee U.S. Van Diemen Ford 22 14. (28) Aaron Hsu U.S. Van Diemen Ford 22 15. (17) Rick Hayward CAN Van Diemem Ford 22 16. (25) Ron Thomas II U.S. Van Diemen Ford 22 17. (29) Joey Scarallo U.S. Van Diemen Ford 22 18. (26) Ryan Hampton U.S. Van Diemen Ford 22 19. (36) Augie Pabst III U.S. Van Diemen Ford 22 20. (23) Robert Thomas U.S. Van Diemen Ford 22 21. (30) Dana LaLiberte U.S. Van Diemen Ford 22 22. (27) Joe Foster U.S. Van Diemen Ford 22 23. (19) Kevin West U.S. Swift DB-6 Ford 22 24. (7) Allen May U.S. Van Diemen Ford 22 25. (8) Larry Connor U.S. Van Diemen Ford 22 26. (34) John McMurray U.S. Swift DB-6 Ford 22 27. (20) John Ross U.D. Van Diemen Ford 22 28. (33) Tim Minor U.D. Van Diemen Ford 22 29. (35) Ric Rushton U.D. Van Diemen Ford 22 30. (39) Steve Djelebian CAN Van Diemen Ford 22 31. (31) Chris Brown U.S. Van Diemen Ford 22 32. (37) Rudivani Cavataio U.S. Van Diemen Ford 22 33. (41) Bob Lisey U.S. Van Diemen Ford 22 34. (42) Keith Hylton U.S. Van Diemen Ford 22 35. (45) Craig Keller U.S. Van Diemen Ford 22 36. (38) Jerry Petersen U.S. Van Diemen Ford 22 37. (14) Duncan Dayton U.S. Van Diemen Ford 22 38. (48) Dean Oppermann U.S. Van Diemen Ford 22 39. (40) Scott Dick U.S. Van Diemen Ford 22 40. (43) Randy Bryan U.S. Van Diemen Ford 22 41. (50) Larry White U.S. Swift DB-6 Ford 22 42. (51) Eric Schwartz U.S. Swift DB-6 Ford 21 43. (49) Larry Vatri U.S. Van Diemen Ford 20 Acc 44. (22) Cory Witherill U.S. Van Diemen Ford 18 Acc 45. (53) Michael Kerdes CAN Piper DF2C Ford 18 46. (47) Jon Groom U.S. Reynard Ford 17 47. (21) Seth Taylor U.S Van Diemen Ford 15 Engine 48. (24) Michael Fitzgerald U.S. Van Diemen Ford 14 Acc 49. (2) Alex Barron U.S. Van Diemen Ford 13 Mech 50. (11) Peter MacLeod U.S. Van Diemen Ford 2 Mech 51. (46) Sam Hornish Jt U.S. Van Diemen Ford 0 DNS 52. (32) David Webb U.S. Swift DB-6 0 DNS Knapp's average speed: 74.467 mph. Time of race: 39:52.998. Margin of victory: .24299 seconds. Fastest race lap: Andrew Bordin: 1:24.553 - 95.797 mph. Unofficial points standings: 1. Jason Bright 183. 2. Steve Knapp 180. 3. Andrew Bordin 170. 4. Sam Schmidt 168. Note: The point totals are calculated on the basis of the two worst results being dropped. Next race: Aug 18th at the New Hampshire International Speedway.

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