AV8SS: 2005 inaugural season wrapup

Congratulations AV8SS Champions The American V-8 Supercar Series recently concluded a spectacular first season. After 11 events and that brought out 41 competitors vying for the title "champion", Barry Kline in his 1994 Mustang Cobra ...

Congratulations AV8SS Champions

The American V-8 Supercar Series recently concluded a spectacular first season. After 11 events and that brought out 41 competitors vying for the title "champion", Barry Kline in his 1994 Mustang Cobra emerged victorious in AV8.

In the 2005 only unlimited class, the team of David Morrison and Gary Henkel had the measure of the other competitors in their 1988 Mustang. Congratulations Champions!

The AV8 class saw five different points leaders throughout the course of the year. In the end it was Kline's consistency and dominating performance at Nashville that proved to be the difference.

Among the points leaders were Mike Schlickenmeyer (1979 Pontiac Trans Am) and Greg Anderson (1979 Mustang) who wound up second and third in the championship ,respectively.

The Morrison/Henkel team led the points from mid-season. Mike Kryder (1986 Mustang) finished second in unlimited followed by early points leader Lester Lesneski (2004 Mustang) in third.

The series showcased Mustangs, Camaros and Corvettes, all ranging in years from 1965 to 2004. The 2006 campaign should see 12 to 16 events spread out over 8 weekends.

-www.AV8SS.com

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Series Road racing
Drivers Greg Anderson