NA-F2000: Road Atlanta Race Two Qualifying

JUSTUS CAPTURES SECOND F2000 POLE OF WEEKEND AT ROAD ATLANTA BRASELTON, Ga.- Aaron Justus, of Vista, Calif., captured his second pole of the weekend for Sunday's U.S. F2000 National Championship Presented by Speedvision Round Nine race, part...

JUSTUS CAPTURES SECOND F2000 POLE OF WEEKEND AT ROAD ATLANTA

BRASELTON, Ga.- Aaron Justus, of Vista, Calif., captured his second pole of the weekend for Sunday's U.S. F2000 National Championship Presented by Speedvision Round Nine race, part Trans-Am Southern Dash Weekend at the Road Atlanta. Mark Dismore, of Greenfield, Ind., and Marc-Antoine Camirand, of Trois-Rivieres, Que., completed the top three. Driving the No. 24 Cape Motorsports Van Diemen Ford, Justus turned a fastest lap of 1:25.985 (104.66 mph) during the qualifying session. This was the fastest lap all weekend and set a new track record. "The car was working great and I had an opening so I went for it," said Justus. "The track is pretty tight so I'm going try make the guys work to get past me." Dismore, driving the No. 13 Monster.com Van Diemen Ford, was the quickest rookie finishing second with a lap of 1:26.329 (104.25 mph). Camirand, who sits third in the standings, with 136 points, will start third in the No. 96 Key Motorsports Van Diemen Ford with a lap of 1:26.544. Dan Wheldon, of England, and T.J. Bell, of Sparks, Nev., completed the top five. Guy Cosmo, of South Setauket, N.Y., took the pole for the American Continental Championship, 16th overall, with a time of 1:28.060 (102.20 mph).

BRASELTON, Ga. - Starting grid for Sunday's 20-lap, 50.0-mile U.S. F2000 National Championship Round Nine race, part of the Southern Dash Weekend at Road Atlanta with starting position, car number in parenthesis, driver, hometown, class, car, time and speed in miles per hour. 1. (24), Aaron Justus, Vista, Calif., F2A, Van Diemen Ford, 1:25.985, 104.669. 2. (13), Mark Dismore (R), Greenfield, Ind., F2A, Van Diemen Ford, 1:26.329, 104.252. 3. (96), Marc-Antoine Camirand, Trois-Rivieres, Que., Can., F2A, Van Diemen Ford, 1:26.544, 103.993. 4. (5), Dan Wheldon (R), England, F2A, Van Diemen Ford, 1:26.545, 103.992. 5. (23), T.J. Bell, Sparks, Nev., F2A, Van Diemen Ford, 1:26.674, 103.837. 6. (89), Andrew Davis (R), Lilburn, Ga., F2A, Van Diemen Ford, 1:26.877, 103.594. 7. (7), Daniel Muniz (R), San Jose, Costa Rica, F2A, Van Diemen Ford, 1:27.021, 103.423. 8. (72), Andy Lally, Northport, N.Y., F2A, Carbir Ford, 1:27.062, 103.374. 9. (77), Harold Primat (R), New York, N.Y., F2A, Van Diemen Ford, 1:27.205, 103.205. 10. (19), Bobby Oergel, Fresno, Calif., F2A, Mygale Ford, 1:27.211, 103.198. 11. (4), Steve Rikert, Rhinebeck, N.Y., F2A, Van Diemen Ford, 1:27.275, 103.122. 12. (40), Rolando Quintanilla, Nuevo Laredo, Mexico, F2A, Van Diemen Ford, 1:27.450, 102.916. 13. (16), Tommy Constantine (R), Scottsdale, Ariz., F2A, Van Diemen Ford, 1:27.752, 102.561. 14. (36), Bryce Miller (R), Bernardsville, N.J., F2A, Van Diemen Ford, 1:27.811, 102.492. 15. (3), Jonathan Bottoms, Buffalo, N.Y., F2A, Van Diemen Ford, 1:27.846, 102.452. 16. (12), Guy Cosmo, South Selauket, N.Y., ACC, Van Diemen Ford, 1:28.060, 102.203. 17. (80), Martin Guimont (R), Laval, Quebec, Can., F2A, Van Diemen Ford, 1:28.124, 102.128. 18. (66), Mike Johnson, Gainesville, Ga., ACC, Van Diemen Ford, 1:28.567, 101.618. 19. (71), Mike Durand (R), Wayland, Mass., ACC, Van Diemen Ford, 1:28.584, 101.598. 20. (70), Galen Puccini (R), Simi Valley, Calif., F2A, Carbir Ford, 1:28.794, 101.358. 21. (22), Georges Forgeois (R), New York, N.Y., ACC, Van Diemen Ford, 1:28.865, 101.277. 22. (8), Alejandro Garcia, Venezuela, F2A, Van Diemen Ford, 1:29.159, 100.943. 23. (43), Chas Shaffer (R), Catlett, Va., ACC, Van Diemen Ford, 1:29.947, 100.058. 24. (30), Greg Schings (R), Lexington, Ky., ACC, Citation Ford, 1:30.002, 99.997. 25. (34), Brett Harrison (R), Everett, Wash., ACC, Van Diemen Ford, 1:30.429, 99.525. 26. (6), Richard Zober (R), Yardley, Pa., ACC, Van Diemen Ford, 1:32.031, 97.793. 27. (18), Eric Scheper (R), Columbia, S.C., ACC, Van Diemen Ford, no time. 28. (17), Jacek Mucha, Laval, Quebec, Can., F2A, Van Diemen Ford, no time.

No. 17 times disallowed per Chief Steward. Failed post-qualifying technical inspection.

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Series Other open wheel
Drivers Mark Dismore , Marc-Antoine Camirand , Guy Cosmo , T.J. Bell , Jacek Mucha , Dan Wheldon , Rolando Quintanilla , Andy Lally , Harold Primat , Aaron Justus , Galen Puccini , Richard Zober , Andrew Davis , Georges Forgeois , Mike Johnson , Tommy Constantine , Bryce Miller , Brett Harris