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BORDIN PICKS UP FIRST VICTORY OF SEASON AT ROAD AMERICA ELKHART LAKE, Wis. - Canadian Andrew Bordin picked up his first victory of the season, taking over the lead for good just past the halfway point of Sunday's KOOL/Toyota Atlantic ...

BORDIN PICKS UP FIRST VICTORY OF SEASON AT ROAD AMERICA

ELKHART LAKE, Wis. - Canadian Andrew Bordin picked up his first victory of the season, taking over the lead for good just past the halfway point of Sunday's KOOL/Toyota Atlantic Championship race at Road America. Bordin, of Woodbridge, Ont., passed leader Buddy Rice on lap nine of the 17-lap race, and held off Rice to win by .913 second, for his second Atlantic career victory. Rice, of Phoenix, Ariz., picked up his third straight podium finish, placing second. Points leader Anthony Lazzaro finished third, maintaining a strong lead in the championship. Lazzaro leads all drivers with 99 points. Rice remained in second place with 74, followed by Alex Tagliani with 70. Tagliani started on the pole, but was passed by Rice at the first turn. Tagliani finished fourth. Bordin's victory moved him into seventh in the points with 41. The KOOL/Toyota Atlantic Championship continues with round seven on Aug. 1, in Trois-Rivieres, Que., Canada.

ELKHART LAKE, Wis. - Results Sunday of the 17-lap, 68.816 mile KOOL/Toyota Atlantic Championship race at Road America, with finishing position, starting position in parenthesis, driver, hometown, car, laps completed, and reason out, if any. 1. (2), Andrew Bordin, Woodbridge Ont., Canada, Swift 008.a, 17. 2. (3), Buddy Rice, Phoenix, Ariz., Swift 008.a, 17. 3. (4), Anthony Lazzaro, Acworth, Ga., Swift 008.a, 17. 4. (1), Alexandre Tagliani, Lachenaie, Que., Canada, Swift 008.a, 17. 5. (10), Kenny Wilden, Burlington, Ont., Canada, Swift 008.a, 17. 6. (7), Tony Ave, Indianapolis, Ind., Swift 008.a, 17. 7. (8), David Rutledge, W. Vancouver, B.C., Canada, Swift 008.a, 17. 8. (6), Lee Bentham, Newmarket, Ont., Canada, Swift 008.a, 17. 9. (13), Sam Hornish, Jr., Defiance, Ohio, Swift 008.a, 17. 10. (9), William Langhorne, Washington, D.C., Swift 008.a, 17. 11. (12), Cam Binder, Calgary, Alta., Canada, Swift 008.a, 17. 12. (16), Masaoki Nagashima, Tokyo, Japan, Swift 008.a, 17. 13. (19), Bob Perona, Denver, Colo., Swift 008.a, 17. 14. (15), Mike Conte, Seattle, Wash., Swift 008.a, 17. 15. (18), Peter MacLeod, Seattle, Wash., Swift 008.a, 17. 16. (17), Christophe Beauvais, Montreal, Que., Canada, Swift 008.a, 17. 17. (21), Joe Sposato, Arcadia, Calif., Ralt RT-41, 17. 18. (20), David Cutler, Medina, Wash., Swift 008.a, 17. 19. (22), John Brooks, Tucson, Ariz., Swift 008.a, 17. 20. (24), Brian Westerlund, Surrey, B.C., Canada, Ralt RT-41, 17. 21. (23), Bob Siska, San Francisco, Calif., Ralt RT-40, 16, not available. 22. (27), Tom Wieringa, Oakbrook, Ill., Swift 008.a, 16. 23. (25), Stephen Sardelli, Jamestown, R.I., Swift 008.a, 16. 24. (26), Giuseppe Asturi, Solon, Ohio, Ralt RT-41, 16. 25. (5), Nicolas Rondet, San Diego, Calif., Swift 008.a, 10, gearbox. 26. (11), Alex Gurney, Newport Beach, Calif., Swift 008.a, 0, contact. 27. (14), Jean-Francois Veilleux, Boucherville, Que., Canada, Swift 008.a, 0, contact.

Race Statistics: Margin of victory: .947 sec. Winner's speed: 115.877 mph. Time of race: 35:37.944. Lap leaders: Rice, 1-8; Bordin, 9-17. Fastest race lap: Rice, 2:03.614 (117.889 mph). Cautions: none. Point leaders (after 6 of 12 races): Lazzaro, 99; Rice, 74; Tagliani, 70; Wilden, 59; Bentham, 49; Rutledge, 45; Bordin, 41; Rondet, 28; Hornish, Jr., 27; Veilleux, 26. Next race: Aug. 1, Trois-Rivieres, Que., Canada.

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Series Atlantic
Drivers Alex Gurney , Alex Tagliani , Tony Ave , David Rutledge , Christophe Beauvais , Anthony Lazzaro , David Cutler , Buddy Rice , Bob Siska , Andrew Bordin , Masaoki Nagashima , Tom Wieringa , Sam Hornis , Lee Bentham
Teams HART