Cleveland: Paul Fix qualifying notes

Paul Fix Will Start First in GT-1 Class At Grand Prix of Cleveland CLEVELAND, Ohio (June 24, 2005) - Paul Fix and Fix Motorsports ...

Paul Fix Will Start First in GT-1 Class At Grand Prix of Cleveland

CLEVELAND, Ohio (June 24, 2005) - Paul Fix and Fix Motorsports #77 STOP FLEX/ Buca di Beppo Mustang Cobra qualified first in the GT-1 class and 7th overall for tomorrow's Trans-Am Series at the Grand Prix of Cleveland. Fix marks his return to Trans-Am with a satisfying effort during qualifying.

"I wanted to be quicker out there, but with the hot conditions we saved our tires for tomorrow's race, said Fix." Referring to the Trans-Am policy that all competitors will race on the tires they qualify on the day prior.

"I'll look for a good battle tomorrow, Amy (Ruman) will be tough." "I'm glad to be back in Cleveland with Trans-Am. Trans-Am is where I always wanted to race and I'm excited to be racing during the series 40th year of competition."

Buca di Beppo, a neighborhood Italian family restaurant, fuels the team; they have locations in 26 states, check out www.bucadibeppo.com for a location near you.

Stop-Flex Stainless Braided Hoses will be the major sponsor for the team for the rest of the season. Stop Flex manufactures "Certified" DOT street legal hoses for all years, makes and models of trucks and cars - factory, custom, street rod and tuner applications. For more information go to www.stopflex.com.

Fix Motorsports is also supported by: Classic Tube "Prebent Tubing Products", Pennzoil Platinum Full Synthetic Oil; Rain-X and product support from Mechanix Wear.

The feature race, part of the 24th Annual Grand Prix of Cleveland Presented by U.S. Bank weekend, is scheduled to run on Saturday, June 25 at 3:30 p.m. EDT on Cleveland's 2.106-mile airport circuit. Saturday's race will air on tape-delayed basis, Sunday, July 3 at 3 p.m. EDT on SPEED Channel.

The Trans-Am Series has a long history at Cleveland's 10-turn course, set up on the runways and taxiways of Cleveland's Burke Lakefront Airport. The Series has competed here 14 times since 1988. This year at Cleveland, Trans-Am will continue to celebrate its 40th consecutive year of competition.

-www.paulfix.com.

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Series Trans-Am
Drivers Paul Fix