Busby top qualifier in Formula One Division at Sears Point Raceway, local drivers second and third.
SONOMA, Calif. (IMMEDIATE RELEASE) - Jim Busby was the top qualifier on Saturday in the Vintage Formula One division at the Chrysler-Jeep-Dodge Wine Country Classic Vintage Car Races at Sears Point Raceway.
Busby, from Newport Beach, toured the12-turn, 2.52-mile road course with an average speed of 94.836 mph behind the wheel of his 1979 Tyrrell. Local drivers Bud Moeller of Danville ( 1979 Ensign) and Dan Baker of San Francisco (1977 McLaren) were second and third, respectively.
Sears Point Raceway will host main events in nine divisions on Sunday. Gates open at 7 a.m. with the main events scheduled to begin at 12:45 p.m.