Miami: Practice one notes

MIAMI -- Tomy Drissi's love affair with temporary street circuits showed in wet first-round practice for the Motorock Miami 100 Motorock Trans-Am Tour for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup race Friday at the Grand Prix Americas circuit in Miami. Drissi,...

MIAMI -- Tomy Drissi's love affair with temporary street circuits showed in wet first-round practice for the Motorock Miami 100 Motorock Trans-Am Tour for the BFGoodrich Tires Cup race Friday at the Grand Prix Americas circuit in Miami. Drissi, who posted his lone Trans-Am Tour victory at Long Beach in 2000, toured the 1.15-mile circuit in one minute and 3.957 seconds at an average speed of 64.731 miles per hour.

Drissi's Rocketsports Racing teammate Johnny Miller was second fastest in the No. 64 Motorock Jaguar XKR, ahead of Michael Lewis in the No. 12 Westward Tools Jaguar XKR. Points leader Scott Pruett was fourth quick in the No. 7 Motorock/Jaguar R Performance XKR, followed by rookie Bobby Sak in the No. 10 Revolution Motorsports Chevrolet Corvette.

Second-round practice is scheduled for today at 5 p.m. The Motorock Miami 100 is scheduled to start at approximately 4 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 28. The race will air on a tape-delayed basis on SPEED on Friday, Oct. 10 at 9 p.m. Eastern Time.

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Series Trans-Am
Drivers Scott Pruett , Tomy Drissi , Johnny Miller , Michael Lewis , Bobby Sak